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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 24 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 14.72% 16.32% 12.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.43% 23.13% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 18
Average salary £32,500 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.17% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,450 £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
74 134 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 45.40% 70.53% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 119 81
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £45,000 £41,800
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 22 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Newport

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 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 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 13 (28.26%) Spring
3 13 (28.26%) Groovy
3 13 (28.26%) Oracle
4 12 (26.09%) JUnit
5 11 (23.91%) TDD
6 10 (21.74%) Scrum
6 10 (21.74%) Java EE
6 10 (21.74%) Selenium
6 10 (21.74%) C#
6 10 (21.74%) SoapUI
7 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
7 9 (19.57%) .NET
7 9 (19.57%) OO
8 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 8 (17.39%) Internet
8 8 (17.39%) RIA
9 7 (15.22%) Korn
9 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
9 7 (15.22%) Android
9 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
9 7 (15.22%) Perforce
9 7 (15.22%) Python
9 7 (15.22%) Web Services
9 7 (15.22%) Perl
9 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
10 6 (13.04%) BDD
10 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) WordPress
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) FileNet
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Trello
1 4 (8.70%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) JUnit
2 10 (21.74%) Selenium
2 10 (21.74%) SoapUI
3 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.70%) MSTest
4 4 (8.70%) Moq
4 4 (8.70%) NUnit
5 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) Subversion
6 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Military
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Test Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
4 9 (19.57%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (13.04%) Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) Programmer
9 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Software Programmer
10 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Java Programmer
11 1 (2.17%) Mobile Tester
11 1 (2.17%) .NET Web Developer
11 1 (2.17%) C# Web Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Software Manager
11 1 (2.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) Spring
2 10 (21.74%) Java EE
3 9 (19.57%) .NET
4 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
5 7 (15.22%) Web Services
6 6 (13.04%) XML
7 4 (8.70%) J2EE
7 4 (8.70%) WCF
7 4 (8.70%) WinForms
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (8.70%) iOS SDK
8 3 (6.52%) JPA
8 3 (6.52%) JAX-WS
8 3 (6.52%) JSP
9 2 (4.35%) CSS
9 2 (4.35%) HTML
9 2 (4.35%) JSF
9 2 (4.35%) PrimeFaces
10 1 (2.17%) MyBatis
10 1 (2.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) RIA
2 6 (13.04%) Open Source
3 3 (6.52%) Statistics
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) iPad
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.17%) AS400
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Android
2 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) TDD
3 10 (21.74%) Scrum
4 9 (19.57%) OO
5 6 (13.04%) BDD
5 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.87%) V-Model
6 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.70%) MVC
7 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Product Management
8 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.52%) B2B
8 3 (6.52%) B2C
9 2 (4.35%) Workflow
9 2 (4.35%) Validation
9 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.35%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) Groovy
3 10 (21.74%) C#
4 7 (15.22%) Korn
4 7 (15.22%) Objective-C
4 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
4 7 (15.22%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) Perl
5 6 (13.04%) C
6 5 (10.87%) C++
7 4 (8.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Perforce
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Apple
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 12 days ago