The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills 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 EE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 78 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 22 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.78% 1.75% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.91% 5.10% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 21
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java EE
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
448 392 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 36.22% 34.33% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 381 355 384
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,225
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java EE
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the South Wales region.

Java EE Salary Trend in South Wales

Java EE
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in South Wales

Java EE
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 EE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 21 £37,500 +22.68% 2
Bridgend - 1 £35,000 - 1
Java EE
Wales

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (78.13%) Web Services
3 22 (68.75%) Spring
4 21 (65.63%) Eclipse
5 19 (59.38%) Oracle
6 17 (53.13%) NetBeans
6 17 (53.13%) Maven
7 16 (50.00%) Jenkins
8 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
9 14 (43.75%) SQL
9 14 (43.75%) Hudson
9 14 (43.75%) JPA
10 13 (40.63%) BDD
10 13 (40.63%) JMeter
10 13 (40.63%) TDD
11 12 (37.50%) HTML
11 12 (37.50%) SOAP
11 12 (37.50%) JSF
12 11 (34.38%) Linux
12 11 (34.38%) OO
13 10 (31.25%) REST
14 9 (28.13%) J2EE
14 9 (28.13%) Finance
15 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
15 8 (25.00%) Banking
15 8 (25.00%) Retail
15 8 (25.00%) EJB
16 7 (21.88%) CSS
16 7 (21.88%) JavaScript

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Eclipse
2 17 (53.13%) NetBeans
2 17 (53.13%) Maven
3 16 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (43.75%) Hudson
5 13 (40.63%) JMeter
6 6 (18.75%) Ant
6 6 (18.75%) Selenium
7 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
8 2 (6.25%) JUnit
9 1 (3.13%) Subversion
9 1 (3.13%) Gradle
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) Retail
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 21 (65.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (12.50%) Programmer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (9.38%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) Web Services
2 22 (68.75%) Spring
3 14 (43.75%) JPA
3 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 12 (37.50%) JSF
4 12 (37.50%) HTML
4 12 (37.50%) SOAP
5 10 (31.25%) REST
6 9 (28.13%) J2EE
7 8 (25.00%) EJB
8 7 (21.88%) CSS
8 7 (21.88%) XML
9 6 (18.75%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (12.50%) Ajax
10 4 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (12.50%) Servlets
11 3 (9.38%) .NET
11 3 (9.38%) RESTful
11 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) TDD
2 13 (40.63%) BDD
3 11 (34.38%) OO
4 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Validation
5 4 (12.50%) OOD
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
5 4 (12.50%) Load Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Line Management
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) BEA
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 18 days ago