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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 85 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 10 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.84% 0.89% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 2.68% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 18
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,316
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £32,000 £26,486
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
370 336 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.07% 33.30% 42.17%
Number of salaries quoted 321 301 405
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,614 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £50,000
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 1 May 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 1 May 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
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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 -2 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Bridgend +5 2 £31,000 -30.33% 1
Newport - 1 £30,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £40,000 -
Java EE
Wales

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (87.10%) Spring
3 22 (70.97%) Hibernate
4 14 (45.16%) Web Services
5 13 (41.94%) Oracle
5 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
6 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
6 11 (35.48%) BEA
6 11 (35.48%) Finance
7 9 (29.03%) Staffware
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) N-Tier
9 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
10 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
10 6 (19.35%) JUnit
11 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
11 5 (16.13%) SQL
11 5 (16.13%) Linux
11 5 (16.13%) JMeter
11 5 (16.13%) JPA
12 4 (12.90%) Scrum
12 4 (12.90%) Ajax
12 4 (12.90%) JAX-WS
12 4 (12.90%) JSP
12 4 (12.90%) .NET
12 4 (12.90%) J2EE
12 4 (12.90%) MySQL
13 3 (9.68%) JIRA
13 3 (9.68%) Selenium
13 3 (9.68%) Maven

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (35.48%) WebLogic
2 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) Confluence
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
Business Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
1 6 (19.35%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) JMeter
3 3 (9.68%) JIRA
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Maven
3 3 (9.68%) NetBeans
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) Hudson
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 26 (83.87%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Programmer
3 8 (25.81%) Programmer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.45%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) Spring
2 22 (70.97%) Hibernate
3 14 (45.16%) Web Services
4 5 (16.13%) JPA
5 4 (12.90%) Ajax
5 4 (12.90%) JAX-WS
5 4 (12.90%) JSP
5 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 4 (12.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (6.45%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) RESTful
6 2 (6.45%) HTML
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) XHTML
7 1 (3.23%) EJB
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) Java SE
7 1 (3.23%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.23%) Statistics
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Mentoring
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.45%) BDD
4 2 (6.45%) Line Management
4 2 (6.45%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 11 (35.48%) BEA
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum (negotiable) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago