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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 59 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 8 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.28% 3.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 3.39% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 0
Average salary £32,783 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +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
601 443 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.47% 93.26% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 529 392 376
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Spring
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
4 12 (80.00%) J2EE
5 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
6 6 (40.00%) XML
6 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (33.33%) Servlets
7 5 (33.33%) C++
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
8 4 (26.67%) Banking
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) Struts
8 4 (26.67%) DOM
8 4 (26.67%) XSLT
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
8 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
9 3 (20.00%) Selenium
10 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (13.33%) Maven
10 2 (13.33%) OO
10 2 (13.33%) Web Services
10 2 (13.33%) SOAP
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle
11 1 (6.67%) Ant
11 1 (6.67%) JUnit
11 1 (6.67%) MySQL

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) Spring
2 12 (80.00%) J2EE
3 6 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) Servlets
5 4 (26.67%) Struts
5 4 (26.67%) DOM
5 4 (26.67%) XSLT
5 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
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