The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 38 60 52
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 51 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.70% 3.13% 4.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 3.24% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 39
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,354 £25,125 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,750 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1052 1172 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.05% 96.54% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1045 915
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Java Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Cardiff +12 47 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Newport +15 2 £37,500 -13.79%
Torfaen -5 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (71.43%) Spring
3 57 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (48.35%) Hibernate
5 40 (43.96%) J2EE
6 32 (35.16%) Scrum
7 31 (34.07%) OO
8 29 (31.87%) HTML
8 29 (31.87%) Unit Testing
9 27 (29.67%) SQL
10 25 (27.47%) PHP
10 25 (27.47%) Web Services
11 24 (26.37%) Eclipse
12 22 (24.18%) XML
13 21 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (20.88%) MySQL
14 19 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (19.78%) Java EE
15 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
15 18 (19.78%) Linux
16 17 (18.68%) SOAP
16 17 (18.68%) REST
17 16 (17.58%) Jenkins
17 16 (17.58%) Tomcat
17 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
17 16 (17.58%) TDD
17 16 (17.58%) Release Management
18 15 (16.48%) JUnit
19 14 (15.38%) Oracle
19 14 (15.38%) Finance

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.58%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.69%) Node.js
3 6 (6.59%) FileNet
4 5 (5.49%) LiveCycle
4 5 (5.49%) Confluence
5 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.20%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.10%) JBoss
6 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.88%) MySQL
2 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 12 (13.19%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 7 (7.69%) CouchDB
6 6 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.59%) Big Data
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (26.37%) Eclipse
2 16 (17.58%) Jenkins
3 15 (16.48%) JUnit
4 14 (15.38%) Maven
5 12 (13.19%) Subversion
6 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.69%) Mockito
6 7 (7.69%) NetBeans
6 7 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
6 7 (7.69%) Gradle
6 7 (7.69%) Spock
7 6 (6.59%) Selenium
8 5 (5.49%) JIRA
8 5 (5.49%) Ant
8 5 (5.49%) Hudson
9 1 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (1.10%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.10%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Advertising
3 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (71.43%) Spring
2 44 (48.35%) Hibernate
3 40 (43.96%) J2EE
4 29 (31.87%) HTML
5 25 (27.47%) Web Services
6 22 (24.18%) XML
7 18 (19.78%) Java EE
8 17 (18.68%) SOAP
8 17 (18.68%) REST
9 13 (14.29%) HTML5
10 12 (13.19%) jQuery
11 11 (12.09%) .NET
12 9 (9.89%) JPA
13 8 (8.79%) XSLT
13 8 (8.79%) CSS
13 8 (8.79%) JSP
13 8 (8.79%) JSON
13 8 (8.79%) JSF
14 7 (7.69%) Grails
14 7 (7.69%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Open Source
2 9 (9.89%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.79%) RIA
4 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.20%) GIS
7 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Linux
2 5 (5.49%) Android
3 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) Scrum
3 31 (34.07%) OO
4 29 (31.87%) Unit Testing
5 21 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (17.58%) TDD
7 16 (17.58%) Release Management
8 13 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 11 (12.09%) OOD
10 10 (10.99%) Pair Programming
10 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.89%) DevOps
11 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
11 9 (9.89%) OOP
12 8 (8.79%) OOA/OOD
12 8 (8.79%) DSDM
12 8 (8.79%) RUP
13 7 (7.69%) Web Development
13 7 (7.69%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (29.67%) SQL
3 25 (27.47%) PHP
4 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.19%) Groovy
6 11 (12.09%) C#
7 5 (5.49%) Scala
7 5 (5.49%) Clojure
8 3 (3.30%) C++
9 1 (1.10%) Python
9 1 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.10%) ISEB
Vendors
1 14 (15.38%) Oracle
2 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.89%) IBM
4 5 (5.49%) Adobe
4 5 (5.49%) Twitter
5 3 (3.30%) HP
6 1 (1.10%) iRise
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