The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 96 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 6 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.52% 1.01% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.02% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 6
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,750 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Engineer
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
1136 1171 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.10% 98.32% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1024 731
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Java Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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 -4 5 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Torfaen +5 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Java Engineer
Wales

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Oracle
4 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (50.00%) HTML
5 10 (50.00%) Python
5 10 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (50.00%) Scrum
5 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (45.00%) J2EE
6 9 (45.00%) C++
7 8 (40.00%) Ant
7 8 (40.00%) Maven
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) QA
8 7 (35.00%) RESTful
8 7 (35.00%) Spring
8 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (35.00%) Unix
8 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) Perl
9 6 (30.00%) JUnit
9 6 (30.00%) CSS
9 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (30.00%) Apache
9 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
9 6 (30.00%) SOA
9 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (30.00%) IntelliJ

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Apache
1 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (40.00%) Ant
2 8 (40.00%) Maven
3 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (30.00%) Gradle
3 6 (30.00%) IntelliJ
3 6 (30.00%) JUnit
4 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) FitNesse
4 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) TestLink
4 4 (20.00%) VersionOne
5 2 (10.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.00%) TestNG
6 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (35.00%) RESTful
3 7 (35.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) Ext JS
4 6 (30.00%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (30.00%) Spring Security
4 6 (30.00%) Velocity
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (25.00%) STL
6 4 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) Akka
8 1 (5.00%) Flash
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (20.00%) DTV
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) CentOS
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) SOA
5 5 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (20.00%) Test Management
7 3 (15.00%) Process Management
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) Python
4 9 (45.00%) C++
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (30.00%) Perl
7 5 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (10.00%) Scala
10 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Perforce
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
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