The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 95 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 3 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.26% 1.07% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 1.09% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 7
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Software 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
1150 1194 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.04% 98.43% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 991 1045 738
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 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
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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 -6 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Java Software Engineer
Wales

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 5 (55.56%) STL
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (33.33%) Maven
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Scala
6 2 (22.22%) TestNG
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Ant
6 2 (22.22%) JUnit
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Gerrit
6 2 (22.22%) Akka
7 1 (11.11%) Gradle
7 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 2 (22.22%) Gerrit
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) TestNG
3 1 (11.11%) Gradle
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (55.56%) STL
2 2 (22.22%) Akka
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Flash
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
Newport, Gwent
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