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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 161 201 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.36% 16.13% 14.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.75% 31.36% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 141 178 149
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
560 641 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.96% 51.44% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 524 550 493
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +4 109 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Torfaen +2 18 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Bridgend +1 15 £25,000 -30.55% 2
Newport -11 15 £45,000 +22.35% 1
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 124 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (29.39%) HTML
2 82 (29.39%) SQL
3 78 (27.96%) JavaScript
4 73 (26.16%) C++
5 71 (25.45%) Python
5 71 (25.45%) Software Engineering
6 70 (25.09%) Web Services
7 68 (24.37%) Spring
8 62 (22.22%) C#
9 58 (20.79%) J2EE
10 57 (20.43%) Hibernate
10 57 (20.43%) Scrum
11 55 (19.71%) CSS
12 54 (19.35%) Java EE
13 52 (18.64%) Oracle
13 52 (18.64%) Linux
14 47 (16.85%) Degree
15 45 (16.13%) Git (software)
16 43 (15.41%) SOAP
17 40 (14.34%) Maven
18 39 (13.98%) HTML5
19 38 (13.62%) MongoDB
19 38 (13.62%) Unix
19 38 (13.62%) JUnit
19 38 (13.62%) .NET
20 37 (13.26%) TDD
21 36 (12.90%) Subversion
21 36 (12.90%) Finance
22 33 (11.83%) PHP

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 26 (9.32%) JBoss
2 17 (6.09%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.87%) Apache
4 8 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.87%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.15%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.79%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.43%) Confluence
7 4 (1.43%) IIS
7 4 (1.43%) Mule
7 4 (1.43%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.43%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.08%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.08%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.72%) PowerExchange
10 1 (0.36%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.94%) IaaS
2 11 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.15%) SaaS
4 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.45%) HTTP
2 15 (5.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.79%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.43%) Broadband
4 4 (1.43%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.43%) VoIP
5 2 (0.72%) Firewall
5 2 (0.72%) LAN
5 2 (0.72%) MPLS
6 1 (0.36%) DNS
6 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.62%) MongoDB
2 33 (11.83%) SQL Server
3 28 (10.04%) NoSQL
4 25 (8.96%) MySQL
5 24 (8.60%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (5.02%) Hadoop
7 13 (4.66%) Big Data
8 11 (3.94%) Neo4j
8 11 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.87%) Apache Hive
9 8 (2.87%) DB2
10 6 (2.15%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.79%) Mahout
12 4 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.08%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.08%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 45 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 40 (14.34%) Maven
3 38 (13.62%) JUnit
4 36 (12.90%) Subversion
5 25 (8.96%) Cucumber
6 22 (7.89%) Gradle
6 22 (7.89%) Selenium
7 18 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 18 (6.45%) Visual Studio
8 12 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (3.58%) JMeter
10 9 (3.23%) JIRA
11 8 (2.87%) Eclipse
11 8 (2.87%) SoapUI
12 7 (2.51%) IntelliJ
13 6 (2.15%) TestNG
14 5 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.79%) Hudson
14 5 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (12.90%) Finance
2 20 (7.17%) Games
3 16 (5.73%) Multimedia
4 11 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.94%) Welsh Language
5 9 (3.23%) Advertising
6 4 (1.43%) Banking
6 4 (1.43%) Billing
6 4 (1.43%) Marketing
6 4 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.08%) Back Office
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 156 (55.91%) Developer
2 98 (35.13%) Java Developer
3 39 (13.98%) Senior Developer
4 38 (13.62%) Software Engineer
5 29 (10.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 27 (9.68%) Software Developer
7 21 (7.53%) Analyst
8 13 (4.66%) Graduate
9 12 (4.30%) Development Manager
9 12 (4.30%) J2EE Developer
9 12 (4.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (4.30%) Test Engineer
10 11 (3.94%) Agile Developer
10 11 (3.94%) Graduate Developer
10 11 (3.94%) Java Engineer
10 11 (3.94%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (3.58%) Consultant
11 10 (3.58%) Java Software Developer
11 10 (3.58%) Senior Java Engineer
12 9 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (29.39%) HTML
2 70 (25.09%) Web Services
3 68 (24.37%) Spring
4 58 (20.79%) J2EE
5 57 (20.43%) Hibernate
6 55 (19.71%) CSS
7 54 (19.35%) Java EE
8 43 (15.41%) SOAP
9 39 (13.98%) HTML5
10 38 (13.62%) .NET
11 28 (10.04%) REST
12 27 (9.68%) RESTful
13 25 (8.96%) Node.js
14 23 (8.24%) JSF
15 22 (7.89%) JPA
15 22 (7.89%) Servlets
16 21 (7.53%) XML
17 20 (7.17%) Ajax
18 16 (5.73%) Apache Camel
19 15 (5.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.04%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.81%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.58%) Digital Media
4 10 (3.58%) Statistics
4 10 (3.58%) User Experience
5 9 (3.23%) Fintech
5 9 (3.23%) Physics
6 8 (2.87%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (2.87%) Health Informatics
6 8 (2.87%) Informatics
6 8 (2.87%) Life Science
7 7 (2.51%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (2.15%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.43%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.43%) Digital TV
10 2 (0.72%) AS400
10 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.72%) iSeries
10 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.64%) Linux
2 38 (13.62%) Unix
3 27 (9.68%) Android
4 19 (6.81%) Apple iOS
5 14 (5.02%) Windows
6 7 (2.51%) CentOS
6 7 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.15%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.43%) Debian
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (25.45%) Software Engineering
3 57 (20.43%) Scrum
4 37 (13.26%) TDD
5 31 (11.11%) DevOps
6 30 (10.75%) BDD
7 29 (10.39%) OO
8 28 (10.04%) Multithreading
9 24 (8.60%) High Availability
9 24 (8.60%) SDLC
10 23 (8.24%) OOP
11 17 (6.09%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (5.38%) Web Development
13 14 (5.02%) Functional Programming
13 14 (5.02%) Unit Testing
14 13 (4.66%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.66%) Microservices
14 13 (4.66%) Online Security
15 11 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (3.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 82 (29.39%) SQL
2 78 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 73 (26.16%) C++
4 71 (25.45%) Python
5 62 (22.22%) C#
6 33 (11.83%) PHP
7 23 (8.24%) C
7 23 (8.24%) Perl
8 19 (6.81%) Groovy
9 16 (5.73%) Erlang
9 16 (5.73%) Ruby
10 15 (5.38%) Objective-C
11 13 (4.66%) Bash Shell
12 12 (4.30%) Scala
13 11 (3.94%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.87%) R
15 6 (2.15%) Haskell
15 6 (2.15%) Lisp
16 5 (1.79%) Delphi
16 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (16.85%) Degree
2 7 (2.51%) ISEB
2 7 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.08%) PhD
4 3 (1.08%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.72%) PMP
6 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.81%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.72%) Snort
2 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) HDFS
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) Puppet
2 2 (0.72%) Ansible
2 2 (0.72%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.72%) Nagios
2 2 (0.72%) OpenView
2 2 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.36%) OPNET
3 1 (0.36%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.36%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 52 (18.64%) Oracle
2 11 (3.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.23%) Perforce
3 9 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.51%) Sybase
5 6 (2.15%) TOWER Software
6 5 (1.79%) SAP
7 4 (1.43%) Adobe
7 4 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.43%) Cisco
7 4 (1.43%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.08%) Google
9 2 (0.72%) Brocade
9 2 (0.72%) CA
9 2 (0.72%) F5
9 2 (0.72%) HP
9 2 (0.72%) Informatica
9 2 (0.72%) Juniper
9 2 (0.72%) Riverbed
9 2 (0.72%) SonicWALL
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