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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 76 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 20 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.80% 1.89% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 4.88% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 25
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £28,050 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -6.89%
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
370 451 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.36% 38.75% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 334 405 310
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Newport +18 10 £39,000 +4.00%
Cardiff -11 8 £30,565 -32.07% 1
Torfaen -5 2 £40,000 +5.26%
Java EE
Wales

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (78.57%) Spring
3 18 (64.29%) Web Services
4 17 (60.71%) Hibernate
5 14 (50.00%) J2EE
5 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 13 (46.43%) Scrum
6 13 (46.43%) JPA
7 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) HTML
8 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
9 8 (28.57%) RIA
9 8 (28.57%) Internet
9 8 (28.57%) CSS
10 7 (25.00%) Linux
11 6 (21.43%) MySQL
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle
11 6 (21.43%) JUnit
11 6 (21.43%) JAX-WS
11 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
12 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
12 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 5 (17.86%) .NET
12 5 (17.86%) XML
12 5 (17.86%) SOAP
12 5 (17.86%) Struts
12 5 (17.86%) UML

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) JUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
3 4 (14.29%) JMeter
3 4 (14.29%) Maven
4 3 (10.71%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 14 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
6 5 (17.86%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (14.29%) Programmer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (10.71%) Applications Support
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Software Architect
10 1 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Spring
2 18 (64.29%) Web Services
3 17 (60.71%) Hibernate
4 14 (50.00%) J2EE
5 13 (46.43%) JPA
6 9 (32.14%) HTML
7 8 (28.57%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) Spring Web Flow
8 6 (21.43%) JAX-WS
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) SOAP
9 5 (17.86%) Struts
10 4 (14.29%) JSP
10 4 (14.29%) JSF
10 4 (14.29%) Ajax
11 3 (10.71%) JMS
12 2 (7.14%) jQuery
13 1 (3.57%) MooTools
13 1 (3.57%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) RIA
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Scrum
2 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) UML
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) Web Development
5 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
6 3 (10.71%) B2B
6 3 (10.71%) B2C
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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