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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 137 191 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.04% 15.53% 16.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.64% 29.52% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 120 166 175
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
556 647 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.86% 52.60% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 515 547 488
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,650 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 98 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Torfaen +1 16 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Newport -13 12 £45,000 +22.35% 3
Bridgend -9 6 £35,000 -2.77%
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 116 (42.18%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (33.09%) HTML
3 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
4 74 (26.91%) Software Engineering
5 73 (26.55%) SQL
6 70 (25.45%) Web Services
7 68 (24.73%) C++
8 61 (22.18%) CSS
8 61 (22.18%) Python
9 55 (20.00%) C#
9 55 (20.00%) Spring
9 55 (20.00%) Scrum
10 54 (19.64%) J2EE
10 54 (19.64%) Linux
11 53 (19.27%) Java EE
12 49 (17.82%) Hibernate
13 46 (16.73%) Oracle
14 44 (16.00%) Degree
15 43 (15.64%) Git (software)
16 42 (15.27%) Unix
17 41 (14.91%) Subversion
18 37 (13.45%) SQL Server
18 37 (13.45%) HTML5
19 36 (13.09%) TDD
19 36 (13.09%) Finance
20 34 (12.36%) PHP
20 34 (12.36%) MongoDB
21 33 (12.00%) SOAP
21 33 (12.00%) Maven
22 32 (11.64%) OO

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 24 (8.73%) JBoss
2 14 (5.09%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.27%) Apache Spark
3 9 (3.27%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.18%) Apache
4 6 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.18%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.82%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.45%) Confluence
6 4 (1.45%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.09%) IIS
7 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.73%) Mule
8 2 (0.73%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.73%) PowerExchange
9 1 (0.36%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.00%) IaaS
4 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.55%) HTTP
2 16 (5.82%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.55%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.45%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.09%) LAN
6 2 (0.73%) Broadband
6 2 (0.73%) VoIP
7 1 (0.36%) DNS
7 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.36%) MongoDB
3 29 (10.55%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.73%) MySQL
5 20 (7.27%) NoSQL
6 15 (5.45%) Big Data
7 13 (4.73%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (3.27%) DB2
9 9 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.91%) Neo4j
11 7 (2.55%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.55%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.82%) Mahout
12 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.73%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 43 (15.64%) Git (software)
2 41 (14.91%) Subversion
3 33 (12.00%) Maven
4 27 (9.82%) JUnit
5 25 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 23 (8.36%) Gradle
7 22 (8.00%) Selenium
8 19 (6.91%) Jenkins
9 15 (5.45%) Visual Studio
10 12 (4.36%) JMeter
10 12 (4.36%) SoapUI
11 9 (3.27%) JIRA
11 9 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (2.91%) Eclipse
13 7 (2.55%) Hudson
14 6 (2.18%) Ant
15 5 (1.82%) IntelliJ
15 5 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (1.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (13.09%) Finance
2 20 (7.27%) Games
3 17 (6.18%) Multimedia
4 15 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.00%) Welsh Language
6 8 (2.91%) Advertising
7 5 (1.82%) Marketing
8 4 (1.45%) Banking
8 4 (1.45%) Billing
9 3 (1.09%) Legal
10 2 (0.73%) Back Office
10 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.73%) Law
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 152 (55.27%) Developer
2 87 (31.64%) Java Developer
3 41 (14.91%) Senior Developer
4 36 (13.09%) Software Engineer
5 24 (8.73%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (8.73%) Software Developer
6 21 (7.64%) Analyst
7 14 (5.09%) Graduate
7 14 (5.09%) Test Engineer
7 14 (5.09%) Web Developer
8 13 (4.73%) Java Engineer
9 11 (4.00%) Development Manager
9 11 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
9 11 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
9 11 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (3.64%) Senior Java Engineer
10 10 (3.64%) Test Analyst
11 9 (3.27%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 9 (3.27%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (33.09%) HTML
2 70 (25.45%) Web Services
3 61 (22.18%) CSS
4 55 (20.00%) Spring
5 54 (19.64%) J2EE
6 53 (19.27%) Java EE
7 49 (17.82%) Hibernate
8 37 (13.45%) HTML5
9 33 (12.00%) SOAP
10 30 (10.91%) .NET
11 24 (8.73%) RESTful
12 23 (8.36%) Ajax
12 23 (8.36%) JSF
12 23 (8.36%) Node.js
12 23 (8.36%) REST
12 23 (8.36%) XML
13 20 (7.27%) JPA
13 20 (7.27%) Servlets
14 16 (5.82%) jQuery
14 16 (5.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.55%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.73%) User Experience
4 12 (4.36%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.27%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.55%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (2.18%) Fintech
7 6 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.82%) Digital TV
9 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.45%) Blog
9 4 (1.45%) Statistics
9 4 (1.45%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.09%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.73%) AS400
11 2 (0.73%) iSeries
11 2 (0.73%) Physics
11 2 (0.73%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.64%) Linux
2 42 (15.27%) Unix
3 29 (10.55%) Android
4 24 (8.73%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.73%) Windows
6 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.09%) CentOS
7 3 (1.09%) Debian
7 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (42.18%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (26.91%) Software Engineering
3 55 (20.00%) Scrum
4 36 (13.09%) TDD
5 32 (11.64%) OO
6 27 (9.82%) BDD
6 27 (9.82%) DevOps
6 27 (9.82%) High Availability
6 27 (9.82%) Multithreading
7 25 (9.09%) OOP
7 25 (9.09%) SDLC
8 20 (7.27%) Web Development
9 16 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (5.45%) Functional Programming
10 15 (5.45%) Online Security
10 15 (5.45%) Test Automation
11 13 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (4.73%) UML
12 12 (4.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (4.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
2 73 (26.55%) SQL
3 68 (24.73%) C++
4 61 (22.18%) Python
5 55 (20.00%) C#
6 34 (12.36%) PHP
7 27 (9.82%) Perl
8 26 (9.45%) C
9 20 (7.27%) Ruby
10 18 (6.55%) Groovy
11 16 (5.82%) Erlang
12 14 (5.09%) Objective-C
13 13 (4.73%) Bash Shell
14 11 (4.00%) Scala
15 8 (2.91%) Haskell
15 8 (2.91%) Lisp
15 8 (2.91%) R
16 7 (2.55%) PL/SQL
16 7 (2.55%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (16.00%) Degree
2 8 (2.91%) ISEB
3 6 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.09%) PhD
5 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.73%) PMP
5 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.73%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.18%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (1.82%) Docker
2 4 (1.45%) Snort
3 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.09%) Puppet
2 2 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.73%) Nagios
2 2 (0.73%) OpenView
2 2 (0.73%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.36%) Ansible
3 1 (0.36%) OPNET
3 1 (0.36%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 46 (16.73%) Oracle
2 10 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.91%) Sybase
4 7 (2.55%) Perforce
5 6 (2.18%) TOWER Software
6 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.82%) SAP
7 4 (1.45%) Adobe
7 4 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.45%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.45%) IBM
8 3 (1.09%) Google
9 2 (0.73%) CA
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco
9 2 (0.73%) F5
9 2 (0.73%) HP
9 2 (0.73%) Informatica
9 2 (0.73%) Juniper
9 2 (0.73%) Riverbed
9 2 (0.73%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Package
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Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Newport, Gwent
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