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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 36 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 52 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.87% 3.49% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 3.62% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 34
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,800 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
1033 1159 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.81% 96.42% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1029 821
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +5 44 £35,000 +16.66% 13
Newport +15 5 £39,000 +30.00%
Torfaen -5 3 £38,500 +28.33%
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 87 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (70.11%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (70.11%) Spring
3 44 (50.57%) Hibernate
4 40 (45.98%) J2EE
5 37 (42.53%) Scrum
6 33 (37.93%) OO
7 28 (32.18%) HTML
8 27 (31.03%) Web Services
9 26 (29.89%) XML
9 26 (29.89%) Unit Testing
10 24 (27.59%) PHP
10 24 (27.59%) SQL
11 21 (24.14%) Eclipse
11 21 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
12 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
12 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (21.84%) TDD
14 18 (20.69%) Maven
14 18 (20.69%) Software Engineering
14 18 (20.69%) Java EE
14 18 (20.69%) SOAP
14 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
15 17 (19.54%) Release Management
16 16 (18.39%) Open Source
16 16 (18.39%) Linux
16 16 (18.39%) MySQL
16 16 (18.39%) MongoDB
17 15 (17.24%) NoSQL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 14 (16.09%) Tomcat
2 10 (11.49%) FileNet
3 9 (10.34%) LiveCycle
3 9 (10.34%) Confluence
4 6 (6.90%) Node.js
4 6 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.39%) MongoDB
2 16 (18.39%) MySQL
3 15 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.90%) Big Data
5 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.90%) Hadoop
5 6 (6.90%) CouchDB
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Eclipse
2 18 (20.69%) Maven
2 18 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 15 (17.24%) Subversion
4 13 (14.94%) JUnit
5 9 (10.34%) JIRA
5 9 (10.34%) Hudson
6 7 (8.05%) Apache Ivy
7 6 (6.90%) Gradle
7 6 (6.90%) Selenium
7 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.90%) Mockito
8 5 (5.75%) Ant
8 5 (5.75%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.15%) RequisitePro
9 1 (1.15%) Axure RP
9 1 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (12.64%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Advertising
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (70.11%) Spring
2 44 (50.57%) Hibernate
3 40 (45.98%) J2EE
4 28 (32.18%) HTML
5 27 (31.03%) Web Services
6 26 (29.89%) XML
7 18 (20.69%) SOAP
7 18 (20.69%) Java EE
8 13 (14.94%) REST
9 12 (13.79%) jQuery
9 12 (13.79%) XSLT
10 11 (12.64%) .NET
10 11 (12.64%) HTML5
11 10 (11.49%) CSS
11 10 (11.49%) JSF
12 9 (10.34%) JPA
12 9 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (8.05%) JSON
13 7 (8.05%) JSP
14 6 (6.90%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Open Source
2 8 (9.20%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.20%) RIA
2 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) Android
3 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (70.11%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.53%) Scrum
3 33 (37.93%) OO
4 26 (29.89%) Unit Testing
5 21 (24.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (21.84%) TDD
8 18 (20.69%) Software Engineering
9 17 (19.54%) Release Management
10 14 (16.09%) Pair Programming
11 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
12 12 (13.79%) RUP
12 12 (13.79%) DSDM
12 12 (13.79%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (12.64%) Configuration Management
13 11 (12.64%) DevOps
14 10 (11.49%) SOA
15 9 (10.34%) OOD
16 8 (9.20%) MVC
17 6 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (27.59%) PHP
2 24 (27.59%) SQL
3 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.24%) Groovy
5 11 (12.64%) C#
6 9 (10.34%) Scala
6 9 (10.34%) Clojure
7 1 (1.15%) Python
7 1 (1.15%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle
3 11 (12.64%) IBM
4 9 (10.34%) Twitter
4 9 (10.34%) Adobe
5 1 (1.15%) HP
5 1 (1.15%) iRise
5 1 (1.15%) JBoss
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