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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 58 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 37 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.11% 3.31% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 3.42% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 26
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £29,950 £27,954
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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
1171 1170 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.57% 96.77% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1021 822
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +6 29 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Torfaen +8 4 £43,250 +23.57%
Newport -7 2 £51,250 +36.66%
Bridgend -8 2 £35,500 +1.42% 2
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 71 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (45.07%) Java EE
3 31 (43.66%) Hibernate
3 31 (43.66%) Web Services
4 30 (42.25%) HTML
5 28 (39.44%) Spring
6 27 (38.03%) CSS
7 25 (35.21%) SQL
8 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
8 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (28.17%) Git (software)
10 19 (26.76%) Maven
10 19 (26.76%) J2EE
11 18 (25.35%) SOAP
11 18 (25.35%) Subversion
12 16 (22.54%) JSF
12 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
13 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
13 15 (21.13%) JUnit
14 14 (19.72%) Scrum
14 14 (19.72%) JPA
14 14 (19.72%) High Availability
15 12 (16.90%) Oracle
15 12 (16.90%) Gradle
16 11 (15.49%) Servlets
16 11 (15.49%) RESTful
17 10 (14.08%) Multithreading
17 10 (14.08%) Linux
17 10 (14.08%) SDLC
18 9 (12.68%) XML

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (11.27%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.45%) WildFly
3 5 (7.04%) JBoss
4 4 (5.63%) Node.js
4 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.23%) Apache
6 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.68%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.27%) DB2
4 5 (7.04%) MySQL
5 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.82%) Big Data
6 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Git (software)
2 19 (26.76%) Maven
3 18 (25.35%) Subversion
4 15 (21.13%) JUnit
5 12 (16.90%) Gradle
6 8 (11.27%) Eclipse
7 7 (9.86%) Jenkins
7 7 (9.86%) SoapUI
8 6 (8.45%) Ant
9 3 (4.23%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.82%) Gerrit
10 2 (2.82%) Hudson
10 2 (2.82%) JMeter
10 2 (2.82%) TestNG
11 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.41%) FishEye
11 1 (1.41%) JIRA
11 1 (1.41%) NetBeans
11 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
1 7 (9.86%) Games
2 4 (5.63%) Multimedia
3 3 (4.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) Java EE
2 31 (43.66%) Hibernate
2 31 (43.66%) Web Services
3 30 (42.25%) HTML
4 28 (39.44%) Spring
5 27 (38.03%) CSS
6 19 (26.76%) J2EE
7 18 (25.35%) SOAP
8 16 (22.54%) JSF
9 14 (19.72%) JPA
10 11 (15.49%) RESTful
10 11 (15.49%) Servlets
11 9 (12.68%) Ajax
11 9 (12.68%) HTML5
11 9 (12.68%) XML
12 8 (11.27%) EJB
13 7 (9.86%) JNI
13 7 (9.86%) XHTML
14 6 (8.45%) JSON
14 6 (8.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.82%) Fintech
2 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.82%) Tandem
3 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Unix
3 2 (2.82%) Android
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
3 14 (19.72%) High Availability
3 14 (19.72%) Scrum
4 10 (14.08%) Multithreading
4 10 (14.08%) SDLC
5 9 (12.68%) OOP
6 5 (7.04%) UML
7 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.63%) OO
7 4 (5.63%) TDD
8 3 (4.23%) BDD
8 3 (4.23%) OOD
8 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Web Development
9 2 (2.82%) DevOps
9 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (2.82%) Open Source
9 2 (2.82%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (35.21%) SQL
3 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.27%) C++
5 7 (9.86%) C#
5 7 (9.86%) Scala
6 5 (7.04%) Perl
7 4 (5.63%) Groovy
8 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.23%) Python
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) IBM
3 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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