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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 59 56 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 38 34 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.15% 3.61% 10.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 3.74% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 88
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,920 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £51,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
1151 910 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.36% 96.71% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 760 831
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -1 27 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Newport -8 7 £37,500 +35.13%
Glamorgan - 2 - -
Bridgend +1 1 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Torfaen -20 1 £35,000 -
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 86 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (80.23%) Spring
3 42 (48.84%) Hibernate
4 32 (37.21%) J2EE
5 30 (34.88%) Web Services
6 26 (30.23%) Java EE
7 23 (26.74%) SQL
8 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (23.26%) XML
9 20 (23.26%) Tomcat
10 18 (20.93%) Unit Testing
10 18 (20.93%) REST
11 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
12 15 (17.44%) Oracle
13 14 (16.28%) Mentoring
14 13 (15.12%) JUnit
14 13 (15.12%) HTML
14 13 (15.12%) SOAP
14 13 (15.12%) Finance
14 13 (15.12%) Advertising
14 13 (15.12%) MVC
15 11 (12.79%) BEA
15 11 (12.79%) Eclipse
15 11 (12.79%) WebLogic
16 10 (11.63%) OO
16 10 (11.63%) HTTP
16 10 (11.63%) Spring MVC
16 10 (11.63%) Ajax
17 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
17 9 (10.47%) Staffware

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 20 (23.26%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.79%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.98%) JBoss
3 6 (6.98%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.49%) Confluence
5 1 (1.16%) Mule
5 1 (1.16%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) HTTP
2 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.98%) MySQL
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.81%) Data Mining
3 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.81%) Big Data
4 3 (3.49%) Couchbase
4 3 (3.49%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.49%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (15.12%) JUnit
2 11 (12.79%) Eclipse
3 8 (9.30%) Maven
4 6 (6.98%) Subversion
5 5 (5.81%) Ant
6 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.49%) JIRA
7 3 (3.49%) Selenium
7 3 (3.49%) JMeter
7 3 (3.49%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.16%) TestNG
8 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
1 13 (15.12%) Advertising
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
2 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.81%) Marketing
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (80.23%) Spring
2 42 (48.84%) Hibernate
3 32 (37.21%) J2EE
4 30 (34.88%) Web Services
5 26 (30.23%) Java EE
6 20 (23.26%) XML
7 18 (20.93%) REST
8 13 (15.12%) SOAP
8 13 (15.12%) HTML
9 10 (11.63%) Spring MVC
9 10 (11.63%) Ajax
10 9 (10.47%) JSP
11 7 (8.14%) Servlets
11 7 (8.14%) Struts
11 7 (8.14%) JPA
12 6 (6.98%) JSF
13 5 (5.81%) Java SE
13 5 (5.81%) JSON
13 5 (5.81%) HTML5
13 5 (5.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) N-Tier
1 8 (9.30%) Open Source
2 4 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.16%) GIS
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Linux
1 9 (10.47%) Android
2 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.65%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.93%) Unit Testing
3 14 (16.28%) Mentoring
4 13 (15.12%) MVC
5 10 (11.63%) OO
6 9 (10.47%) Scrum
6 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
7 8 (9.30%) OOD
8 7 (8.14%) OOP
9 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.81%) Mobile Marketing
9 5 (5.81%) BDD
10 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (4.65%) Android Development
10 4 (4.65%) TDD
11 3 (3.49%) Pair Programming
11 3 (3.49%) Refactoring
11 3 (3.49%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (3.49%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (26.74%) SQL
3 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.30%) C++
5 4 (4.65%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (17.44%) Oracle
2 11 (12.79%) BEA
3 4 (4.65%) IBM
4 1 (1.16%) HP
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