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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 14 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 3.03% 10.53% 44.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 16.67% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 19
Average salary £30,750 £28,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £24,000 £17,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £30,500 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
36 36 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 54.55% 63.16% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 30
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% +1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (75.00%) Manufacturing
1 9 (75.00%) Content Management
1 9 (75.00%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (75.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Graduate
1 9 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Programmer
2 7 (58.33%) Graduate Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) JMS
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Content Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree