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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 156 128 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.80% 15.46% 17.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.42% 32.82% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 132 96 142
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
666 390 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.63% 47.10% 57.87%
Number of salaries quoted 588 340 481
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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 -1 99 £37,500 -14.28% 20
Torfaen -3 30 £37,500 +7.14%
Bridgend +13 10 £35,000 +7.69%
Newport -27 10 £38,750 +10.71% 4
Glamorgan - 3 - -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Java 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.

1 117 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (29.18%) Spring
3 77 (25.25%) JavaScript
4 76 (24.92%) HTML
4 76 (24.92%) SQL
4 76 (24.92%) Web Services
5 75 (24.59%) C++
6 65 (21.31%) Scrum
7 64 (20.98%) Software Engineering
8 62 (20.33%) Hibernate
9 51 (16.72%) J2EE
10 49 (16.07%) Linux
11 47 (15.41%) OO
12 46 (15.08%) Finance
13 45 (14.75%) Android
14 44 (14.43%) HTTP
15 41 (13.44%) Oracle
15 41 (13.44%) C
16 40 (13.11%) C#
16 40 (13.11%) Advertising
16 40 (13.11%) Degree
17 39 (12.79%) REST
18 36 (11.80%) Objective-C
18 36 (11.80%) PHP
19 35 (11.48%) .NET
19 35 (11.48%) XML
19 35 (11.48%) Unit Testing
19 35 (11.48%) Apple iOS
20 33 (10.82%) OOP
20 33 (10.82%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (10.82%) Tomcat
2 21 (6.89%) Apache
3 15 (4.92%) WebLogic
4 13 (4.26%) JBoss
5 10 (3.28%) Confluence
6 8 (2.62%) Node.js
6 8 (2.62%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.30%) IIS
8 4 (1.31%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.31%) SAS
8 4 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.31%) CMS
9 3 (0.98%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.66%) Documentum
10 2 (0.66%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.66%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.33%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) SPSS
2 4 (1.31%) EViews
3 3 (0.98%) MS Project
4 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.95%) Staffware
2 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.56%) PaaS
2 4 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.98%) SaaS
3 3 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (14.43%) HTTP
2 25 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 20 (6.56%) Internet
4 12 (3.93%) DVB
5 4 (1.31%) DNS
6 3 (0.98%) SSL
6 3 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.98%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.33%) VoIP
7 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.49%) MySQL
2 28 (9.18%) Relational Database
3 25 (8.20%) Big Data
4 17 (5.57%) MongoDB
4 17 (5.57%) RDBMS
5 16 (5.25%) SQL Server
6 15 (4.92%) NoSQL
7 13 (4.26%) Data Mining
8 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.97%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.97%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.66%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.66%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.33%) Informix
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.33%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 30 (9.84%) JUnit
2 23 (7.54%) Eclipse
2 23 (7.54%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.23%) JIRA
4 17 (5.57%) Cucumber
5 12 (3.93%) Subversion
6 11 (3.61%) Maven
7 10 (3.28%) Selenium
8 8 (2.62%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.62%) Ant
9 5 (1.64%) NetBeans
9 5 (1.64%) TestLink
10 4 (1.31%) Spock
10 4 (1.31%) Gradle
10 4 (1.31%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.31%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (1.31%) JMeter
10 4 (1.31%) Xcode
10 4 (1.31%) Mockito
11 3 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (15.08%) Finance
2 40 (13.11%) Advertising
3 26 (8.52%) Marketing
4 13 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.93%) Banking
6 7 (2.30%) Automotive
7 5 (1.64%) Retail
7 5 (1.64%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.64%) Billing
8 3 (0.98%) Law
9 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.66%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 178 (58.36%) Developer
2 103 (33.77%) Java Developer
3 52 (17.05%) Software Engineer
4 34 (11.15%) Senior Developer
5 30 (9.84%) Software Developer
6 22 (7.21%) Programmer
7 21 (6.89%) Analyst
8 20 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (5.90%) Team Leader
10 17 (5.57%) Android Developer
11 14 (4.59%) C++ Developer
12 12 (3.93%) Java Programmer
12 12 (3.93%) Architect
13 11 (3.61%) Development Team Leader
14 10 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 9 (2.95%) Senior Android Developer
16 8 (2.62%) Developer Analyst
16 8 (2.62%) Senior Programmer
16 8 (2.62%) Senior Analyst Programmer
16 8 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (29.18%) Spring
2 76 (24.92%) HTML
2 76 (24.92%) Web Services
3 62 (20.33%) Hibernate
4 51 (16.72%) J2EE
5 39 (12.79%) REST
6 35 (11.48%) .NET
6 35 (11.48%) XML
7 32 (10.49%) HTML5
8 31 (10.16%) Java EE
9 27 (8.85%) CSS
10 25 (8.20%) SOAP
11 17 (5.57%) Android SDK
12 15 (4.92%) iOS SDK
12 15 (4.92%) jQuery
12 15 (4.92%) Qt
12 15 (4.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 15 (4.92%) STL
13 13 (4.26%) JSF
14 12 (3.93%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.90%) Open Source
3 17 (5.57%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.93%) Digital Media
5 12 (3.93%) User Experience
6 11 (3.61%) iPhone
6 11 (3.61%) Statistics
7 10 (3.28%) Visualisation
7 10 (3.28%) iPad
8 9 (2.95%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.95%) DTV
9 8 (2.62%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.62%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.62%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.30%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.31%) Over-the-Top Content
12 4 (1.31%) IPTV
12 4 (1.31%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.07%) Linux
2 45 (14.75%) Android
3 35 (11.48%) Apple iOS
4 25 (8.20%) UNIX
5 23 (7.54%) Windows
6 10 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.30%) CentOS
8 4 (1.31%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.66%) Solaris
11 1 (0.33%) SUSE
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.31%) Scrum
3 64 (20.98%) Software Engineering
4 47 (15.41%) OO
5 35 (11.48%) Unit Testing
6 33 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (10.82%) OOP
7 32 (10.49%) TDD
8 31 (10.16%) Mentoring
9 29 (9.51%) BDD
10 27 (8.85%) E-Commerce
11 26 (8.52%) Android Development
12 23 (7.54%) Mobile Marketing
13 20 (6.56%) MVC
14 16 (5.25%) OOD
14 16 (5.25%) iOS Development
15 15 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (4.92%) Web Development
16 14 (4.59%) Coaching
17 13 (4.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (25.25%) JavaScript
2 76 (24.92%) SQL
3 75 (24.59%) C++
4 41 (13.44%) C
5 40 (13.11%) C#
6 36 (11.80%) PHP
6 36 (11.80%) Objective-C
7 30 (9.84%) Perl
8 27 (8.85%) Python
9 14 (4.59%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.28%) Korn
10 10 (3.28%) Groovy
11 9 (2.95%) Scala
12 8 (2.62%) Ruby
13 7 (2.30%) RPG
14 6 (1.97%) Erlang
15 4 (1.31%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.31%) R
15 4 (1.31%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.98%) XAML
Qualifications
1 40 (13.11%) Degree
2 10 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.28%) VCP4
3 9 (2.95%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.49%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Snort
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.31%) Nagios
2 3 (0.98%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.98%) Puppet
2 3 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.33%) OpenView
3 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 41 (13.44%) Oracle
2 13 (4.26%) Red Hat
2 13 (4.26%) Perforce
3 11 (3.61%) BEA
3 11 (3.61%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.30%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.64%) IBM
6 4 (1.31%) Sencha
6 4 (1.31%) Guidewire
6 4 (1.31%) Informatica
6 4 (1.31%) Lotus
7 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.98%) HP
7 3 (0.98%) LexisNexis
8 2 (0.66%) Zend
8 2 (0.66%) VMware
8 2 (0.66%) EMC
8 2 (0.66%) SAP
8 2 (0.66%) Remedy
9 1 (0.33%) Sony
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago