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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 47 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 54 48 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.50% 5.50% 7.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 5.87% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 51 40 45
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +48.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £36,900
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
1171 818 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.66% 93.70% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 720 790
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 -10 46 £35,000 -26.70% 18
Torfaen -14 5 £42,500 +30.76%
Glamorgan - 3 - -
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (75.49%) Spring
3 46 (45.10%) Hibernate
4 40 (39.22%) J2EE
5 38 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (36.27%) SQL
7 29 (28.43%) Unit Testing
8 27 (26.47%) Java EE
8 27 (26.47%) Web Services
9 25 (24.51%) XML
10 24 (23.53%) HTML
11 23 (22.55%) OO
12 22 (21.57%) Eclipse
13 21 (20.59%) REST
14 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
15 18 (17.65%) Oracle
15 18 (17.65%) Tomcat
16 17 (16.67%) JUnit
17 16 (15.69%) SOAP
17 16 (15.69%) Scrum
18 15 (14.71%) PHP
18 15 (14.71%) Finance
19 14 (13.73%) OOD
19 14 (13.73%) Advertising
19 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
20 13 (12.75%) Continuous Improvement
20 13 (12.75%) Maven
20 13 (12.75%) MySQL
20 13 (12.75%) OOP
21 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.90%) Node.js
4 3 (2.94%) Apache
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.94%) Confluence
5 2 (1.96%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) HTTP
1 7 (6.86%) Internet
2 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.75%) MySQL
2 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.90%) Data Mining
3 5 (4.90%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.90%) CouchDB
3 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.90%) Big Data
3 5 (4.90%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (21.57%) Eclipse
2 17 (16.67%) JUnit
3 13 (12.75%) Maven
4 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 11 (10.78%) Subversion
6 8 (7.84%) Selenium
6 8 (7.84%) Ant
7 7 (6.86%) NetBeans
8 5 (4.90%) Git (software)
8 5 (4.90%) Apache Ivy
8 5 (4.90%) Mockito
8 5 (4.90%) Spock
8 5 (4.90%) Gradle
9 3 (2.94%) JMeter
9 3 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 15 (14.71%) Finance
2 14 (13.73%) Advertising
3 9 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.82%) Banking
4 5 (4.90%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (75.49%) Spring
2 46 (45.10%) Hibernate
3 40 (39.22%) J2EE
4 27 (26.47%) Java EE
4 27 (26.47%) Web Services
5 25 (24.51%) XML
6 24 (23.53%) HTML
7 21 (20.59%) REST
8 16 (15.69%) SOAP
9 12 (11.76%) HTML5
10 10 (9.80%) Ajax
11 9 (8.82%) JSP
11 9 (8.82%) Servlets
12 7 (6.86%) Struts
12 7 (6.86%) JSON
12 7 (6.86%) jQuery
13 6 (5.88%) JSF
13 6 (5.88%) Spring MVC
13 6 (5.88%) .NET
14 5 (4.90%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Open Source
2 8 (7.84%) N-Tier
2 8 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) RIA
4 2 (1.96%) GIS
5 1 (0.98%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Android
2 10 (9.80%) Linux
2 10 (9.80%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.43%) Unit Testing
3 23 (22.55%) OO
4 16 (15.69%) Scrum
5 14 (13.73%) OOD
5 14 (13.73%) Mentoring
6 13 (12.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (12.75%) OOP
7 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.82%) MVC
10 8 (7.84%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.84%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (6.86%) Release Management
12 5 (4.90%) Web Development
12 5 (4.90%) TDD
12 5 (4.90%) Mobile Marketing
12 5 (4.90%) Microservices
13 3 (2.94%) Pair Programming
13 3 (2.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (36.27%) SQL
3 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 15 (14.71%) PHP
5 8 (7.84%) C++
6 6 (5.88%) C#
7 5 (4.90%) Groovy
8 3 (2.94%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) Perl
9 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (17.65%) Oracle
2 9 (8.82%) BEA
3 5 (4.90%) IBM
4 2 (1.96%) HP
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
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