The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 74 65 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 21 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.84% 1.95% 4.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.32% 4.97% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 36
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
395 443 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.56% 39.27% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 357 396 303
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,276 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
Wales

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 2014.

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 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 -12 10 £30,565 -32.07%
Newport +9 9 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Torfaen -4 2 £40,000 +5.26%
Java EE
Wales

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) Spring
3 18 (60.00%) J2EE
3 18 (60.00%) Web Services
4 17 (56.67%) Hibernate
5 15 (50.00%) Scrum
6 14 (46.67%) SQL
7 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
7 12 (40.00%) JPA
8 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 9 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
9 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle
9 8 (26.67%) CSS
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
10 7 (23.33%) JUnit
10 7 (23.33%) SOAP
10 7 (23.33%) Struts
10 7 (23.33%) Internet
10 7 (23.33%) Linux
10 7 (23.33%) UML
10 7 (23.33%) RIA
11 6 (20.00%) OO
12 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
12 5 (16.67%) XML
12 5 (16.67%) MySQL
12 5 (16.67%) Degree
12 5 (16.67%) MVC

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) JUnit
2 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.33%) JMeter
3 4 (13.33%) Maven
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Senior Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Software Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (13.33%) Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
9 2 (6.67%) Java Software Architect
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) Spring
2 18 (60.00%) J2EE
2 18 (60.00%) Web Services
3 17 (56.67%) Hibernate
4 12 (40.00%) JPA
5 9 (30.00%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) SOAP
7 7 (23.33%) Struts
8 5 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (16.67%) JAX-WS
9 4 (13.33%) Ajax
9 4 (13.33%) jQuery
9 4 (13.33%) JSF
10 3 (10.00%) JMS
10 3 (10.00%) JSP
10 3 (10.00%) .NET
10 3 (10.00%) GWT
10 3 (10.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) RIA
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Scrum
2 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) UML
5 6 (20.00%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 3 (10.00%) B2B
8 3 (10.00%) B2C
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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