The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 65 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.45% 0.46% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.47% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 641 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.80% 97.71% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 527 529 490
Average salary £37,250 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) Spring
3 11 (78.57%) J2EE
4 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
6 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) DOM
7 4 (28.57%) XSLT
7 4 (28.57%) Servlets
7 4 (28.57%) Struts
8 3 (21.43%) C++
8 3 (21.43%) HTML
8 3 (21.43%) Maven
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) REST
9 2 (14.29%) Android SDK
9 2 (14.29%) Android Development
9 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
9 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
9 2 (14.29%) iOS SDK
9 2 (14.29%) Gradle
9 2 (14.29%) Jenkins

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) TestNG
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Spring
2 11 (78.57%) J2EE
3 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) DOM
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 4 (28.57%) Servlets
5 4 (28.57%) Struts
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) REST
7 2 (14.29%) Android SDK
7 2 (14.29%) iOS SDK
7 2 (14.29%) Java EE
7 2 (14.29%) RESTful
8 1 (7.14%) Web Services
8 1 (7.14%) SOAP
8 1 (7.14%) JPA
8 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Android Development
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) BEA