The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 15.89% 12.90% 13.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.33% 20.00% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 9
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
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 North Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 40 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 56.07% 64.52% 72.97%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 48
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Java
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Java Salary Trend in North Wales

Java
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in North Wales

Java
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire - 9 £24,500 -
Wrexham - 6 £35,000 -
Gwynedd +2 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Denbighshire - 1 £40,000 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 5 (23.81%) Spring
6 5 (23.81%) Web Development
6 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) J2SE
7 4 (19.05%) ETL
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) JDBC
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
8 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
8 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Android
8 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 3 (14.29%) Redis
8 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft

Java
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (14.29%) ArcGIS
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Intranet
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) Redis
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (14.29%) MS Access
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Couchbase
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Maven
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) EasyMock
2 2 (9.52%) Mockito
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) Gradle
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Database Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Leader
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Spring
1 5 (23.81%) J2SE
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) JDBC
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) XML
2 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
3 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 3 (14.29%) Ajax
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) JDO
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) JPA
5 1 (4.76%) Grails
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Axis
5 1 (4.76%) Apache CXF
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 3 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 2 (9.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 5 (23.81%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) AOP
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Separation of Concerns
5 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) ESRI
3 2 (9.52%) hybris