The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 97 78 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.92% 13.18% 11.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.39% 25.49% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 87 73 33
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
Java
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
309 306 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.54% 51.69% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 280 268 156
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,750 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,270 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Java
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Cardiff region.

Java Salary Trend in Cardiff

Java
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 96 (48.00%) HTML
2 81 (40.50%) SQL
3 71 (35.50%) Hibernate
3 71 (35.50%) Spring
4 69 (34.50%) Web Services
5 68 (34.00%) J2EE
6 55 (27.50%) Unit Testing
6 55 (27.50%) XML
7 54 (27.00%) Scrum
8 50 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 47 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (21.50%) Degree
10 43 (21.50%) Telecoms
11 41 (20.50%) CSS
12 39 (19.50%) Banking
13 38 (19.00%) PHP
13 38 (19.00%) OO
14 36 (18.00%) SQL Server
14 36 (18.00%) TDD
15 35 (17.50%) Software Engineering
15 35 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (16.00%) Groovy
16 32 (16.00%) C++
16 32 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 32 (16.00%) Jenkins
17 31 (15.50%) Maven
18 30 (15.00%) Oracle
18 30 (15.00%) SOAP
18 30 (15.00%) Eclipse
18 30 (15.00%) Mentoring

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (11.50%) Tomcat
2 17 (8.50%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (7.00%) Confluence
5 11 (5.50%) FileNet
5 11 (5.50%) LiveCycle
6 6 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.50%) Node.js
8 4 (2.00%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.50%) Apache
9 3 (1.50%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.50%) IIS
10 1 (0.50%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.50%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.00%) HTTP
1 2 (1.00%) SSL
1 2 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.50%) DNS
2 1 (0.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.50%) Relational Database
3 20 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 18 (9.00%) NoSQL
5 15 (7.50%) RDBMS
6 13 (6.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (6.00%) MySQL
8 9 (4.50%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.00%) Big Data
10 5 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.50%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.50%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 31 (15.50%) Maven
3 30 (15.00%) Eclipse
4 22 (11.00%) Subversion
5 20 (10.00%) JUnit
5 20 (10.00%) JIRA
6 17 (8.50%) Ant
7 16 (8.00%) Selenium
7 16 (8.00%) Hudson
8 14 (7.00%) SoapUI
9 13 (6.50%) Git (software)
10 12 (6.00%) Rational Application Developer
11 11 (5.50%) WebDriver
11 11 (5.50%) CruiseControl
12 9 (4.50%) Apache Ivy
13 7 (3.50%) JBehave
14 5 (2.50%) Mockito
14 5 (2.50%) Gradle
14 5 (2.50%) PowerBuilder
15 4 (2.00%) JMeter
General
1 43 (21.50%) Telecoms
2 39 (19.50%) Banking
3 25 (12.50%) Finance
4 19 (9.50%) Billing
5 8 (4.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 108 (54.00%) Developer
2 59 (29.50%) Java Developer
3 50 (25.00%) Analyst
4 28 (14.00%) Senior Analyst
5 27 (13.50%) Programmer
6 18 (9.00%) Software Engineer
7 16 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 16 (8.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 16 (8.00%) Senior Programmer
8 12 (6.00%) Graduate
9 11 (5.50%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.50%) Graduate Developer
9 11 (5.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.50%) Consultant
11 9 (4.50%) Java Consultant
11 9 (4.50%) Java Programmer
11 9 (4.50%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.50%) Developer Analyst
12 8 (4.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (48.00%) HTML
2 71 (35.50%) Hibernate
2 71 (35.50%) Spring
3 69 (34.50%) Web Services
4 68 (34.00%) J2EE
5 55 (27.50%) XML
6 41 (20.50%) CSS
7 30 (15.00%) SOAP
8 29 (14.50%) .NET
9 26 (13.00%) jQuery
10 22 (11.00%) ASP.NET
10 22 (11.00%) Struts
11 17 (8.50%) JSP
11 17 (8.50%) Java EE
11 17 (8.50%) REST
12 16 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (8.00%) JSF
12 16 (8.00%) .NET Framework
12 16 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (7.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.50%) Open Source
2 18 (9.00%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.00%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (2.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.00%) iPhone
8 2 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.50%) Clustering
9 1 (0.50%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.50%) Linux
2 17 (8.50%) UNIX
3 10 (5.00%) Android
4 7 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.00%) Windows
6 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (27.50%) Unit Testing
2 54 (27.00%) Scrum
3 47 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (19.00%) OO
5 36 (18.00%) TDD
6 35 (17.50%) Software Engineering
6 35 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 27 (13.50%) MVC
9 21 (10.50%) SOA
9 21 (10.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (10.00%) Release Management
11 18 (9.00%) UML
12 17 (8.50%) Pair Programming
13 16 (8.00%) RUP
13 16 (8.00%) DSDM
13 16 (8.00%) DevOps
14 15 (7.50%) Configuration Management
15 14 (7.00%) RAD
15 14 (7.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 81 (40.50%) SQL
2 50 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 38 (19.00%) PHP
4 32 (16.00%) C++
4 32 (16.00%) Groovy
5 29 (14.50%) C#
6 17 (8.50%) RPG
7 14 (7.00%) Scala
8 13 (6.50%) Clojure
9 6 (3.00%) Perl
10 5 (2.50%) C
11 4 (2.00%) Python
12 3 (1.50%) Ruby
12 3 (1.50%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.00%) XPath
13 2 (1.00%) PHP5
13 2 (1.00%) XQuery
13 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.50%) VC++
14 1 (0.50%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 43 (21.50%) Degree
2 7 (3.50%) ISEB
3 6 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.00%) Oracle
3 29 (14.50%) IBM
4 16 (8.00%) Guidewire
5 13 (6.50%) Twitter
6 11 (5.50%) Adobe
7 4 (2.00%) T-Plan
8 3 (1.50%) Coverity
8 3 (1.50%) Wind River
8 3 (1.50%) Informatica
9 2 (1.00%) Citrix
9 2 (1.00%) VMware
9 2 (1.00%) Zend
10 1 (0.50%) Remedy
10 1 (0.50%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.50%) HP
10 1 (0.50%) JBoss
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