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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 45 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 47 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.27% 4.09% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 4.26% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 34
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1060 1079 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.28% 95.91% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 956 958 779
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 31 £35,000 +16.66% 12
Newport +20 12 £39,000 +4.00%
Torfaen -6 3 £38,500 +1.31%
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 78 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (73.08%) Spring
3 42 (53.85%) Hibernate
4 39 (50.00%) J2EE
5 33 (42.31%) Scrum
6 29 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (35.90%) Web Services
8 26 (33.33%) XML
9 25 (32.05%) OO
10 23 (29.49%) HTML
11 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
12 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
13 19 (24.36%) SQL
13 19 (24.36%) TDD
13 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
13 19 (24.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
15 17 (21.79%) PHP
15 17 (21.79%) SOAP
15 17 (21.79%) Maven
15 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (21.79%) Java EE
15 17 (21.79%) Open Source
16 16 (20.51%) NoSQL
16 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
16 16 (20.51%) Release Management
16 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
17 15 (19.23%) Eclipse
17 15 (19.23%) Subversion
17 15 (19.23%) MongoDB

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 11 (14.10%) FileNet
2 11 (14.10%) Confluence
3 10 (12.82%) LiveCycle
4 3 (3.85%) Node.js
4 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.51%) NoSQL
3 15 (19.23%) MongoDB
4 13 (16.67%) MySQL
5 12 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (7.69%) Big Data
6 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Maven
2 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
3 15 (19.23%) Subversion
3 15 (19.23%) Eclipse
4 11 (14.10%) JIRA
4 11 (14.10%) Hudson
5 9 (11.54%) JUnit
6 4 (5.13%) Ant
6 4 (5.13%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.85%) Mockito
7 3 (3.85%) Gradle
7 3 (3.85%) Selenium
7 3 (3.85%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.28%) RequisitePro
8 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.28%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Advertising
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (73.08%) Spring
2 42 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 39 (50.00%) J2EE
4 28 (35.90%) Web Services
5 26 (33.33%) XML
6 23 (29.49%) HTML
7 17 (21.79%) SOAP
7 17 (21.79%) Java EE
8 13 (16.67%) XSLT
9 11 (14.10%) JSF
9 11 (14.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (12.82%) CSS
10 10 (12.82%) .NET
10 10 (12.82%) jQuery
10 10 (12.82%) REST
11 9 (11.54%) JPA
12 8 (10.26%) HTML5
13 7 (8.97%) JSON
14 6 (7.69%) JSP
15 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Open Source
2 8 (10.26%) RIA
3 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Scrum
2 29 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (32.05%) OO
4 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
5 19 (24.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
5 19 (24.36%) TDD
6 17 (21.79%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (20.51%) Release Management
8 14 (17.95%) Pair Programming
8 14 (17.95%) RUP
8 14 (17.95%) DSDM
9 13 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 13 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (16.67%) DevOps
10 12 (15.38%) SOA
11 10 (12.82%) MVC
12 7 (8.97%) OOD
13 6 (7.69%) UML
14 4 (5.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.36%) SQL
4 17 (21.79%) PHP
5 14 (17.95%) Groovy
6 11 (14.10%) Scala
6 11 (14.10%) Clojure
7 8 (10.26%) C#
8 2 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle
3 12 (15.38%) IBM
4 11 (14.10%) Twitter
5 10 (12.82%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) iRise
6 1 (1.28%) JBoss
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