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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 63 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 27 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.31% 3.03% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 3.11% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 50
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £31,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +39.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
1119 1029 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.64% 97.44% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 978 883 942
Average salary £36,125 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
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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 -4 17 £35,000 -23.07% 3
Bridgend +2 3 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Newport -10 3 £30,500 -23.98%
Caerphilly -4 1 £45,000 +25.00%
Torfaen -17 1 £35,000 -
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 89 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (75.28%) Spring
3 46 (51.69%) Hibernate
4 33 (37.08%) J2EE
5 32 (35.96%) Web Services
6 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (30.34%) Java EE
8 19 (21.35%) SQL
9 18 (20.22%) XML
10 17 (19.10%) JUnit
10 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
10 17 (19.10%) MVC
10 17 (19.10%) Tomcat
11 16 (17.98%) REST
12 15 (16.85%) Finance
13 13 (14.61%) HTML
13 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
14 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
14 12 (13.48%) Oracle
15 11 (12.36%) Scrum
15 11 (12.36%) Advertising
15 11 (12.36%) Unit Testing
15 11 (12.36%) WebLogic
15 11 (12.36%) Eclipse
15 11 (12.36%) BEA
16 10 (11.24%) Ajax
17 9 (10.11%) Spring MVC
17 9 (10.11%) Staffware
17 9 (10.11%) SOAP
17 9 (10.11%) Linux

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (19.10%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.36%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.99%) Apache
4 7 (7.87%) JBoss
5 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.37%) Confluence
6 1 (1.12%) CMS
6 1 (1.12%) Mule
6 1 (1.12%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) PaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) HTTP
2 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.62%) Big Data
4 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.49%) MySQL
5 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
5 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.37%) CouchDB
5 3 (3.37%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) JUnit
2 11 (12.36%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.99%) Maven
4 4 (4.49%) Ant
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) JIRA
5 3 (3.37%) Selenium
5 3 (3.37%) JMeter
5 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.25%) Gradle
6 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.25%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.12%) TestNG
General
1 15 (16.85%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Advertising
3 6 (6.74%) Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.37%) Retail
5 3 (3.37%) Marketing
6 2 (2.25%) Automotive
7 1 (1.12%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (75.28%) Spring
2 46 (51.69%) Hibernate
3 33 (37.08%) J2EE
4 32 (35.96%) Web Services
5 27 (30.34%) Java EE
6 18 (20.22%) XML
7 16 (17.98%) REST
8 13 (14.61%) HTML
9 10 (11.24%) Ajax
10 9 (10.11%) Spring MVC
10 9 (10.11%) SOAP
11 8 (8.99%) CSS
12 7 (7.87%) Struts
12 7 (7.87%) JSP
12 7 (7.87%) Servlets
13 6 (6.74%) JSF
13 6 (6.74%) JPA
14 5 (5.62%) Java SE
14 5 (5.62%) Spring Integration
15 4 (4.49%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.87%) Open Source
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.25%) PMI
5 1 (1.12%) iPhone
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) UNIX
2 6 (6.74%) Android
3 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.10%) MVC
3 13 (14.61%) Mentoring
4 11 (12.36%) Scrum
4 11 (12.36%) Unit Testing
5 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
6 7 (7.87%) OO
7 6 (6.74%) TDD
8 5 (5.62%) BDD
9 4 (4.49%) Android Development
9 4 (4.49%) OOD
9 4 (4.49%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.37%) Pair Programming
10 3 (3.37%) Refactoring
10 3 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.37%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (3.37%) Mobile Marketing
10 3 (3.37%) iOS Development
10 3 (3.37%) ATDD
10 3 (3.37%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (21.35%) SQL
3 17 (19.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.87%) C++
5 4 (4.49%) Python
5 4 (4.49%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.37%) Scala
7 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.25%) C#
7 2 (2.25%) Perl
7 2 (2.25%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle
2 11 (12.36%) BEA
3 3 (3.37%) IBM
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