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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 2 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 37 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 18.32% 26.52% 15.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.58% 52.24% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 22
Average salary £36,779 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.08% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
104 67 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 51.49% 50.76% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 63 84
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,000 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Newport

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) Linux
3 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
4 22 (36.07%) .NET
4 22 (36.07%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
6 20 (32.79%) Python
7 19 (31.15%) Web Services
7 19 (31.15%) Selenium
7 19 (31.15%) Automation Testing
8 18 (29.51%) REST
8 18 (29.51%) Scrum
9 17 (27.87%) Perl
9 17 (27.87%) Bash Shell
10 16 (26.23%) Test Management
10 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
10 16 (26.23%) DTV
10 16 (26.23%) Subversion
10 16 (26.23%) API Testing
11 15 (24.59%) JMeter
12 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
13 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
13 12 (19.67%) C#
14 11 (18.03%) XML
14 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
15 10 (16.39%) BDD
15 10 (16.39%) Degree
15 10 (16.39%) Windows
15 10 (16.39%) TDD
16 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (6.56%) JBoss
1 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Selenium
2 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.23%) Subversion
3 15 (24.59%) JMeter
4 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
5 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
6 8 (13.11%) Maven
7 7 (11.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (9.84%) Artifactory
9 5 (8.20%) JUnit
10 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.28%) Ant
11 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
11 2 (3.28%) Gradle
12 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Advertising
3 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Tester
3 10 (16.39%) Test Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Lead Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Technical Leader
5 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Automation Tester
6 6 (9.84%) Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Software Tester
7 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Test Leader
10 2 (3.28%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Technical Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Android Software Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) Web Services
3 18 (29.51%) REST
4 11 (18.03%) XML
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
6 8 (13.11%) HTML
6 8 (13.11%) JSON
7 7 (11.48%) Spring
7 7 (11.48%) Java SE
8 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.20%) Spring MVC
9 3 (4.92%) RESTful
10 2 (3.28%) Android SDK
10 2 (3.28%) SOAP
11 1 (1.64%) Java EE
11 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) DTV
2 7 (11.48%) Digital Media
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
3 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
4 5 (8.20%) Statistics
5 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) Continuous Delivery
3 19 (31.15%) Automation Testing
4 18 (29.51%) Scrum
5 16 (26.23%) Test Management
5 16 (26.23%) API Testing
6 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
7 10 (16.39%) BDD
7 10 (16.39%) TDD
8 8 (13.11%) Regression Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
9 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.84%) Test Scripting
10 6 (9.84%) MVC
11 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.20%) Web Development
11 5 (8.20%) Product Management
11 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
2 20 (32.79%) Python
3 17 (27.87%) Perl
3 17 (27.87%) Bash Shell
4 12 (19.67%) C#
5 4 (6.56%) Groovy
6 3 (4.92%) C++
6 3 (4.92%) SQL
7 2 (3.28%) C
8 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) ISEB
3 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
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