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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 43 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.83% 27.86% 14.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.16% 55.71% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 21
Average salary £36,889 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.50% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,421 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £46,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
102 70 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 51.78% 50.00% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 88 68 81
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Newport

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
3 26 (41.94%) Linux
4 22 (35.48%) .NET
5 20 (32.26%) Web Services
6 19 (30.65%) Scrum
6 19 (30.65%) Selenium
7 18 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
9 16 (25.81%) Python
9 16 (25.81%) REST
10 15 (24.19%) Automation Testing
10 15 (24.19%) JMeter
11 13 (20.97%) Perl
11 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
11 13 (20.97%) Bash Shell
12 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
12 12 (19.35%) Test Management
12 12 (19.35%) Subversion
12 12 (19.35%) C#
12 12 (19.35%) DTV
12 12 (19.35%) API Testing
13 11 (17.74%) XML
13 11 (17.74%) Spring
13 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
14 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
14 10 (16.13%) Degree
14 10 (16.13%) Windows
15 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
15 9 (14.52%) Advertising

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (12.90%) JBoss
2 7 (11.29%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.61%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (43.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Selenium
2 15 (24.19%) JMeter
3 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
4 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 12 (19.35%) Subversion
5 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
6 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (11.29%) Maven
7 6 (9.68%) Artifactory
8 5 (8.06%) JUnit
9 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.61%) Gradle
11 1 (1.61%) Ant
11 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.52%) Advertising
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Tester
3 11 (17.74%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Technical Leader
5 7 (11.29%) Automation Tester
6 6 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Lead Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Tester
6 6 (9.68%) Test Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Automated Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) .NET
2 20 (32.26%) Web Services
3 16 (25.81%) REST
4 11 (17.74%) XML
4 11 (17.74%) Spring
5 9 (14.52%) Java SE
5 9 (14.52%) Hibernate
5 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.90%) HTML
6 8 (12.90%) JSON
7 4 (6.45%) SOAP
8 3 (4.84%) Spring MVC
8 3 (4.84%) RESTful
9 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.61%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.61%) Android SDK
9 1 (1.61%) Java EE
9 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) DTV
2 6 (9.68%) User Experience
2 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.06%) Statistics
4 3 (4.84%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) Scrum
3 18 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (24.19%) Automation Testing
5 12 (19.35%) Test Management
5 12 (19.35%) API Testing
6 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.52%) BDD
8 8 (12.90%) TDD
8 8 (12.90%) Regression Testing
9 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.68%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.06%) Web Development
10 5 (8.06%) Kanban
10 5 (8.06%) Open Source
10 5 (8.06%) Product Management
10 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.81%) Python
3 13 (20.97%) Perl
3 13 (20.97%) Bash Shell
4 12 (19.35%) C#
5 4 (6.45%) SQL
5 4 (6.45%) Groovy
6 2 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) ISEB
3 6 (9.68%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
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