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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 52 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 41 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.64% 5.25% 5.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 5.54% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 40 48 37
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,000 £40,000
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
1094 1028 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.24% 94.66% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 962 929 792
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 36 £35,000 -30.00% 15
Torfaen -5 4 £42,500 +41.66%
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 96 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (77.08%) Spring
3 42 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 39 (40.63%) J2EE
4 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (35.42%) SQL
6 31 (32.29%) Unit Testing
7 26 (27.08%) Web Services
7 26 (27.08%) OO
8 24 (25.00%) HTML
8 24 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 22 (22.92%) PHP
9 22 (22.92%) XML
10 21 (21.88%) Java EE
11 20 (20.83%) REST
12 19 (19.79%) Linux
13 18 (18.75%) Tomcat
13 18 (18.75%) Scrum
14 17 (17.71%) MySQL
15 15 (15.63%) Oracle
15 15 (15.63%) JUnit
15 15 (15.63%) SOAP
16 14 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
17 13 (13.54%) Finance
17 13 (13.54%) Advertising
17 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
18 12 (12.50%) HTML5
19 11 (11.46%) OOP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.29%) Node.js
2 7 (7.29%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.08%) Apache
4 2 (2.08%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.04%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.38%) Internet
2 4 (4.17%) HTTP
2 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) MySQL
2 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) Big Data
3 7 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.29%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.29%) CouchDB
3 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.17%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 15 (15.63%) JUnit
3 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
4 11 (11.46%) Maven
5 8 (8.33%) Subversion
6 7 (7.29%) NetBeans
6 7 (7.29%) Apache Ivy
6 7 (7.29%) Spock
6 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.29%) Mockito
6 7 (7.29%) Gradle
7 6 (6.25%) Selenium
7 6 (6.25%) Ant
8 1 (1.04%) JMeter
8 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
1 13 (13.54%) Advertising
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
2 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (77.08%) Spring
2 42 (43.75%) Hibernate
3 39 (40.63%) J2EE
4 26 (27.08%) Web Services
5 24 (25.00%) HTML
6 22 (22.92%) XML
7 21 (21.88%) Java EE
8 20 (20.83%) REST
9 15 (15.63%) SOAP
10 12 (12.50%) HTML5
11 9 (9.38%) JSP
12 8 (8.33%) Servlets
12 8 (8.33%) .NET
12 8 (8.33%) jQuery
12 8 (8.33%) JPA
13 7 (7.29%) Yii
13 7 (7.29%) JSON
13 7 (7.29%) Grails
13 7 (7.29%) D3.js
13 7 (7.29%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.29%) Open Source
3 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) RIA
4 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.79%) Linux
2 6 (6.25%) Android
2 6 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) Unit Testing
3 26 (27.08%) OO
4 18 (18.75%) Scrum
5 14 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (11.46%) Release Management
6 11 (11.46%) OOP
6 11 (11.46%) OOD
7 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.38%) MVC
8 9 (9.38%) TDD
9 8 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (7.29%) Microservices
10 7 (7.29%) Web Development
10 7 (7.29%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.21%) Pair Programming
12 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (35.42%) SQL
3 22 (22.92%) PHP
4 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.38%) C++
6 8 (8.33%) C#
7 7 (7.29%) Groovy
8 1 (1.04%) Python
8 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
1 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) Oracle
2 5 (5.21%) IBM
2 5 (5.21%) BEA
3 3 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension
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