The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 117 165 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.23% 13.88% 16.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.23% 29.57% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 108 152 160
Median salary £41,000 £37,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,550 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
Java
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
551 558 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.16% 46.93% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 493 493 430
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Java Salary Trend in South Wales

Java
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in South Wales

Java
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 89 £41,000 +17.14% 8
Newport -10 13 £30,000 -13.04%
Torfaen -5 10 £43,500 -5.94% 2
Bridgend -16 1 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £47,500 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Java.

1 115 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (41.15%) JavaScript
3 97 (37.31%) HTML
4 77 (29.62%) CSS
5 66 (25.38%) Spring
6 62 (23.85%) Software Engineering
6 62 (23.85%) Subversion
6 62 (23.85%) C++
7 60 (23.08%) Web Services
8 59 (22.69%) SQL
8 59 (22.69%) Git (software)
9 58 (22.31%) Python
10 56 (21.54%) Linux
10 56 (21.54%) Degree
11 47 (18.08%) Computer Science
11 47 (18.08%) Hibernate
12 46 (17.69%) Scrum
12 46 (17.69%) C#
13 44 (16.92%) OO
13 44 (16.92%) Maven
14 43 (16.54%) Java EE
14 43 (16.54%) J2EE
15 42 (16.15%) Ajax
16 41 (15.77%) Unix
17 39 (15.00%) PHP
17 39 (15.00%) Oracle
18 36 (13.85%) SOAP
18 36 (13.85%) OOP
19 34 (13.08%) TDD
20 33 (12.69%) Web Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.77%) Tomcat
2 14 (5.38%) JBoss
2 14 (5.38%) Node.js
3 9 (3.46%) Apache
4 4 (1.54%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.54%) WildFly
5 3 (1.15%) Confluence
5 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.77%) IIS
6 2 (0.77%) SAS
7 1 (0.38%) Mule
7 1 (0.38%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 11 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) SPSS
3 1 (0.38%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.69%) IaaS
4 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.54%) HTTP
2 16 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.85%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.54%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.15%) LAN
6 2 (0.77%) VoIP
7 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.15%) Relational Database
3 26 (10.00%) MySQL
4 21 (8.08%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.00%) Big Data
6 12 (4.62%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.85%) DB2
8 8 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.31%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.31%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.31%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.77%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.77%) Mahout
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (23.85%) Subversion
2 59 (22.69%) Git (software)
3 44 (16.92%) Maven
4 33 (12.69%) Gradle
5 30 (11.54%) Cucumber
6 28 (10.77%) Jenkins
7 22 (8.46%) Selenium
8 18 (6.92%) JUnit
8 18 (6.92%) SoapUI
9 17 (6.54%) Ant
10 16 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (5.77%) Eclipse
12 14 (5.38%) Hudson
13 13 (5.00%) TeamCity
14 12 (4.62%) AnthillPro
14 12 (4.62%) JMeter
15 9 (3.46%) IntelliJ
16 8 (3.08%) Visual Studio
17 7 (2.69%) RSpec
18 6 (2.31%) JBehave
General
1 23 (8.85%) Finance
2 22 (8.46%) Games
3 21 (8.08%) Marketing
4 17 (6.54%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.23%) Multimedia
6 9 (3.46%) Welsh Language
7 7 (2.69%) Advertising
8 4 (1.54%) Banking
8 4 (1.54%) Billing
9 3 (1.15%) Legal
10 2 (0.77%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 157 (60.38%) Developer
2 74 (28.46%) Java Developer
3 54 (20.77%) Senior Developer
4 30 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 27 (10.38%) Web Developer
6 22 (8.46%) Analyst
7 20 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 18 (6.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (6.92%) Software Developer
9 16 (6.15%) Test Engineer
10 13 (5.00%) Development Manager
10 13 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 11 (4.23%) Graduate
11 11 (4.23%) Java Engineer
12 10 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (3.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (3.85%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 10 (3.85%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.46%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (37.31%) HTML
2 77 (29.62%) CSS
3 66 (25.38%) Spring
4 60 (23.08%) Web Services
5 47 (18.08%) Hibernate
6 43 (16.54%) J2EE
6 43 (16.54%) Java EE
7 42 (16.15%) Ajax
8 36 (13.85%) SOAP
9 33 (12.69%) jQuery
9 33 (12.69%) Struts
10 29 (11.15%) REST
11 28 (10.77%) JSP
12 27 (10.38%) .NET
12 27 (10.38%) HTML5
13 23 (8.85%) JPA
13 23 (8.85%) XML
14 22 (8.46%) AngularJS
15 21 (8.08%) DHTML
16 20 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.08%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.69%) Web 2.0
3 13 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 13 (5.00%) User Experience
4 12 (4.62%) Blog
5 8 (3.08%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.69%) DTV
7 5 (1.92%) Grid Computing
7 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.92%) Statistics
8 4 (1.54%) Physics
8 4 (1.54%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.15%) AS400
9 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.15%) Fintech
9 3 (1.15%) iSeries
9 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.77%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.54%) Linux
2 41 (15.77%) Unix
3 28 (10.77%) Android
4 24 (9.23%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.85%) Windows
6 3 (1.15%) CentOS
6 3 (1.15%) Debian
6 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (23.85%) Software Engineering
3 46 (17.69%) Scrum
4 44 (16.92%) OO
5 36 (13.85%) OOP
6 34 (13.08%) TDD
7 33 (12.69%) Web Development
8 28 (10.77%) BDD
9 27 (10.38%) SDLC
10 26 (10.00%) High Availability
11 25 (9.62%) Test Automation
12 24 (9.23%) Multithreading
13 20 (7.69%) MVC
14 19 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (6.92%) DevOps
16 17 (6.54%) UML
17 15 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
18 14 (5.38%) Functional Programming
18 14 (5.38%) Online Security
18 14 (5.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (41.15%) JavaScript
2 62 (23.85%) C++
3 59 (22.69%) SQL
4 58 (22.31%) Python
5 46 (17.69%) C#
6 39 (15.00%) PHP
7 30 (11.54%) Perl
7 30 (11.54%) Ruby
8 26 (10.00%) C
9 20 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 15 (5.77%) Erlang
11 12 (4.62%) Groovy
12 11 (4.23%) Scala
13 10 (3.85%) Haskell
13 10 (3.85%) Lisp
13 10 (3.85%) Objective-C
14 8 (3.08%) PL/SQL
15 6 (2.31%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.54%) R
16 4 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (21.54%) Degree
2 7 (2.69%) ISEB
3 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.77%) HND
4 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.77%) PMP
4 2 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.77%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) PhD
5 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.92%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.38%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.38%) MISRA
3 1 (0.38%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (2.69%) Docker
1 7 (2.69%) Snort
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.77%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.77%) Nagios
2 2 (0.77%) OpenView
2 2 (0.77%) Puppet
2 2 (0.77%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.38%) Ansible
3 1 (0.38%) OPNET
3 1 (0.38%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 39 (15.00%) Oracle
2 7 (2.69%) TOWER Software
3 6 (2.31%) IBM
3 6 (2.31%) Sybase
4 5 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.54%) Guidewire
5 4 (1.54%) HP
5 4 (1.54%) Perforce
6 3 (1.15%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.77%) CA
7 2 (0.77%) Cisco
7 2 (0.77%) F5
7 2 (0.77%) Juniper
7 2 (0.77%) Rally
7 2 (0.77%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.77%) Talend
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix
8 1 (0.38%) Remedy
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