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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 16 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 23.53% 11.86% 15.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.71% 20.59% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 8
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £26,050
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
35 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 51.47% 57.63% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 23
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 11 £27,000 -
Denbighshire - 3 £25,000 -
Wrexham - 1 £40,000 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (31.25%) SQL
1 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
4 6 (18.75%) Maven
4 6 (18.75%) QA
4 6 (18.75%) Big Data
5 5 (15.63%) Digital Media
5 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
5 5 (15.63%) Route 53
5 5 (15.63%) nginx
5 5 (15.63%) RightScale
5 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
5 5 (15.63%) Puppet
5 5 (15.63%) Hudson
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) Jetty
5 5 (15.63%) Network Security
5 5 (15.63%) CentOS
5 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (15.63%) Amazon S3
5 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (15.63%) Open Source
5 5 (15.63%) SaaS
5 5 (15.63%) PaaS
5 5 (15.63%) Auto-Scaling
5 5 (15.63%) Private Cloud
5 5 (15.63%) JVM Tuning

Java
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (15.63%) Apache
1 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
1 5 (15.63%) Jetty
1 5 (15.63%) nginx
1 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon S3
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
1 5 (15.63%) PaaS
1 5 (15.63%) Route 53
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DHCP
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
1 5 (15.63%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) Intranet
2 3 (9.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
3 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (9.38%) MS Access
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.13%) Redis
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
2 5 (15.63%) Hudson
2 5 (15.63%) JUnit
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.13%) Gradle
5 1 (3.13%) Ant
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (9.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Technical Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Database Developer
3 5 (15.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Graduate
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Servlets
1 5 (15.63%) J2SE
2 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) Regular Expression
4 2 (6.25%) JDBC
4 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.13%) JSP
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) Kafka
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) Akka
5 1 (3.13%) Play Framework
5 1 (3.13%) Apache Axis
5 1 (3.13%) Grails
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Private Cloud
2 5 (15.63%) Digital Media
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) GIS
3 3 (9.38%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) CentOS
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (9.38%) Android
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.63%) Auto-Scaling
2 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
2 5 (15.63%) JVM Tuning
2 5 (15.63%) DevOps
2 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
2 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (15.63%) Open Source
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Web Development
3 4 (12.50%) ETL
4 3 (9.38%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Ruby
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (6.25%) Groovy
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
1 5 (15.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
2 5 (15.63%) RightScale
3 3 (9.38%) ESRI
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Atlassian