The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 10.59% 16.83% 12.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.71% 23.45% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 21
Average salary £36,500 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 145 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 41.18% 71.78% 50.87%
Number of salaries quoted 54 126 86
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Java
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Java Salary Trend in Newport

Java
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Newport region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Newport

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.91%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Spring
4 13 (27.66%) Groovy
4 13 (27.66%) Oracle
5 12 (25.53%) JUnit
6 11 (23.40%) TDD
7 10 (21.28%) Scrum
7 10 (21.28%) Java EE
7 10 (21.28%) Selenium
7 10 (21.28%) C#
7 10 (21.28%) OO
7 10 (21.28%) SoapUI
8 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
8 9 (19.15%) Spock
8 9 (19.15%) .NET
8 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
9 8 (17.02%) Internet
9 8 (17.02%) RIA
10 7 (14.89%) Korn
10 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
10 7 (14.89%) Android
10 7 (14.89%) Open Source
10 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
10 7 (14.89%) Perforce
10 7 (14.89%) Perl
10 7 (14.89%) Python
10 7 (14.89%) Web Services
10 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) FileNet
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.13%) WordPress
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.13%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Basecamp
1 4 (8.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.51%) MySQL
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) JUnit
2 10 (21.28%) Selenium
2 10 (21.28%) SoapUI
3 9 (19.15%) Jenkins
3 9 (19.15%) Spock
4 4 (8.51%) MSTest
4 4 (8.51%) Moq
4 4 (8.51%) NUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) Subversion
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 1 (2.13%) Military
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Test Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Programmer
9 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Software Programmer
10 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
11 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
11 2 (4.26%) Java Programmer
12 1 (2.13%) .NET Web Developer
12 1 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
12 1 (2.13%) Automated Test Analyst
12 1 (2.13%) Mobile Tester
12 1 (2.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (2.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) Spring
2 10 (21.28%) Java EE
3 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
3 9 (19.15%) .NET
4 7 (14.89%) Web Services
5 6 (12.77%) XML
6 4 (8.51%) J2EE
6 4 (8.51%) WCF
6 4 (8.51%) iOS SDK
6 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.51%) WinForms
7 3 (6.38%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (6.38%) JSF
7 3 (6.38%) JAX-WS
7 3 (6.38%) JPA
7 3 (6.38%) JSP
8 2 (4.26%) HTML
8 2 (4.26%) CSS
9 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) RIA
2 7 (14.89%) Open Source
3 4 (8.51%) Statistics
4 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) iPad
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) AS400
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Android
2 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.38%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) TDD
3 10 (21.28%) Scrum
3 10 (21.28%) OO
4 6 (12.77%) BDD
4 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) V-Model
6 4 (8.51%) MVC
6 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.38%) B2B
7 3 (6.38%) B2C
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) Product Management
8 2 (4.26%) Data Entry
8 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.26%) Workflow
8 2 (4.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
1 15 (31.91%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) Groovy
3 10 (21.28%) C#
4 7 (14.89%) Python
4 7 (14.89%) Perl
4 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
4 7 (14.89%) Korn
5 6 (12.77%) C
6 5 (10.64%) C++
7 4 (8.51%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) RPG
8 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Perforce
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe
3 1 (2.13%) Apple
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 21 days ago