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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 52 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 50 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.99% 4.22% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 4.38% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 43
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +24.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1227 1050 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.85% 96.33% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 950 964
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 39 £36,250 +3.57% 11
Newport -17 6 £37,139 -4.77% 1
Monmouthshire - 3 £40,000 -
Caerphilly +10 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Bridgend - 1 £35,000 - 3
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 74 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (59.46%) Spring
3 32 (43.24%) Web Services
4 30 (40.54%) Hibernate
5 26 (35.14%) Eclipse
6 24 (32.43%) Maven
7 23 (31.08%) J2EE
7 23 (31.08%) SDLC
8 21 (28.38%) Java EE
9 20 (27.03%) Jenkins
9 20 (27.03%) TDD
10 17 (22.97%) Oracle
11 16 (21.62%) BDD
11 16 (21.62%) REST
12 15 (20.27%) HTML
12 15 (20.27%) SQL
12 15 (20.27%) OO
12 15 (20.27%) SOAP
12 15 (20.27%) NetBeans
13 14 (18.92%) JUnit
13 14 (18.92%) Hudson
14 13 (17.57%) Scrum
15 12 (16.22%) Finance
16 11 (14.86%) MVC
16 11 (14.86%) XML
16 11 (14.86%) Linux
17 10 (13.51%) CSS
17 10 (13.51%) Ant
17 10 (13.51%) Advertising

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.46%) JBoss
3 6 (8.11%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.70%) Mule
5 1 (1.35%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.11%) Big Data
3 6 (8.11%) MySQL
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.35%) DB2
5 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 26 (35.14%) Eclipse
2 24 (32.43%) Maven
3 20 (27.03%) Jenkins
4 15 (20.27%) NetBeans
5 14 (18.92%) JUnit
5 14 (18.92%) Hudson
6 10 (13.51%) Ant
7 7 (9.46%) Gradle
8 5 (6.76%) Cucumber
9 4 (5.41%) IntelliJ
9 4 (5.41%) JMeter
9 4 (5.41%) Selenium
10 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
11 2 (2.70%) Subversion
11 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Advertising
2 10 (13.51%) Back Office
3 6 (8.11%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (59.46%) Spring
2 32 (43.24%) Web Services
3 30 (40.54%) Hibernate
4 23 (31.08%) J2EE
5 21 (28.38%) Java EE
6 16 (21.62%) REST
7 15 (20.27%) HTML
7 15 (20.27%) SOAP
8 11 (14.86%) XML
9 10 (13.51%) CSS
10 8 (10.81%) JSF
11 7 (9.46%) Java SE
11 7 (9.46%) JPA
11 7 (9.46%) Servlets
12 6 (8.11%) Spring MVC
12 6 (8.11%) RESTful
12 6 (8.11%) EJB
13 4 (5.41%) EJB 3.0
13 4 (5.41%) Ajax
14 3 (4.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.70%) PMI
2 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
3 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) SDLC
3 20 (27.03%) TDD
4 16 (21.62%) BDD
5 15 (20.27%) OO
6 13 (17.57%) Scrum
7 11 (14.86%) MVC
8 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.11%) Mobile Development
10 6 (8.11%) OOP
10 6 (8.11%) OOD
11 5 (6.76%) Validation
11 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
14 2 (2.70%) Workflow
14 2 (2.70%) Software Engineering
14 2 (2.70%) Project Planning
14 2 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (20.27%) SQL
3 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.11%) Python
5 5 (6.76%) Scala
6 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.41%) Perl
7 3 (4.05%) C#
7 3 (4.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle
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