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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 153 196 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.67% 16.50% 10.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.61% 26.27% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 135 173 93
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,250 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
575 746 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.39% 62.79% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 505 677 476
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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 -2 101 £38,000 -24.00% 16
Torfaen +12 26 £36,000 -6.49% 2
Newport -9 10 £35,000 -2.18%
Bridgend +3 8 £35,000 -9.09%
Monmouthshire -2 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 148 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (34.29%) SQL
3 103 (32.70%) HTML
4 88 (27.94%) JavaScript
5 81 (25.71%) Spring
6 72 (22.86%) C++
7 71 (22.54%) Scrum
8 70 (22.22%) Web Services
9 62 (19.68%) .NET
10 60 (19.05%) Hibernate
11 59 (18.73%) C#
12 56 (17.78%) PHP
13 51 (16.19%) OO
13 51 (16.19%) Software Engineering
14 50 (15.87%) Linux
15 48 (15.24%) J2EE
16 45 (14.29%) Finance
17 44 (13.97%) XML
17 44 (13.97%) JUnit
18 43 (13.65%) CSS
19 40 (12.70%) Oracle
19 40 (12.70%) Degree
20 39 (12.38%) Unit Testing
21 37 (11.75%) MySQL
22 36 (11.43%) HTML5
23 35 (11.11%) Advertising
23 35 (11.11%) TDD
24 34 (10.79%) Jenkins
25 33 (10.48%) Tomcat
26 32 (10.16%) Android

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 (10.48%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.13%) Node.js
3 10 (3.17%) Apache
3 10 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.27%) ColdFusion
5 4 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.27%) JBoss
5 4 (1.27%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.95%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.95%) SAS
7 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.63%) IIS
7 2 (0.63%) CMS
7 2 (0.63%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.32%) WordPress
8 1 (0.32%) FileNet
Applications
1 9 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.27%) MS Office
3 3 (0.95%) EViews
3 3 (0.95%) SPSS
3 3 (0.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.76%) PaaS
2 8 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.27%) Basecamp
3 4 (1.27%) Trello
4 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.40%) Internet
2 15 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.13%) HTTP
4 3 (0.95%) SSL
5 2 (0.63%) DNS
5 2 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.63%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.32%) LDAP
6 1 (0.32%) VoIP
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.75%) MySQL
2 31 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 24 (7.62%) Big Data
4 18 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.13%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.17%) Hadoop
7 9 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.54%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.54%) CouchDB
9 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.22%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.90%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.32%) Informix
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.32%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 44 (13.97%) JUnit
2 34 (10.79%) Jenkins
3 31 (9.84%) Eclipse
4 23 (7.30%) Selenium
5 20 (6.35%) Cucumber
6 14 (4.44%) Spock
6 14 (4.44%) Subversion
6 14 (4.44%) Maven
7 13 (4.13%) SoapUI
8 10 (3.17%) Git (software)
9 9 (2.86%) Apache Ivy
10 8 (2.54%) Mockito
10 8 (2.54%) Ant
10 8 (2.54%) Gradle
11 7 (2.22%) NetBeans
12 6 (1.90%) JMeter
13 5 (1.59%) PowerBuilder
13 5 (1.59%) MSTest
14 4 (1.27%) Moq
14 4 (1.27%) NUnit
General
1 45 (14.29%) Finance
2 35 (11.11%) Advertising
3 20 (6.35%) Marketing
4 16 (5.08%) Banking
4 16 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.54%) Billing
6 4 (1.27%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.95%) Games
7 3 (0.95%) Retail
8 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 164 (52.06%) Developer
2 86 (27.30%) Java Developer
3 47 (14.92%) Software Engineer
4 34 (10.79%) Software Developer
5 33 (10.48%) Analyst
6 26 (8.25%) Senior Developer
7 21 (6.67%) Test Engineer
7 21 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (5.71%) Programmer
9 17 (5.40%) Graduate
9 17 (5.40%) Team Leader
10 16 (5.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 14 (4.44%) C++ Developer
12 12 (3.81%) Test Analyst
12 12 (3.81%) Graduate Developer
13 11 (3.49%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (3.49%) Development Manager
13 11 (3.49%) .NET Developer
13 11 (3.49%) Development Team Leader
14 10 (3.17%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (32.70%) HTML
2 81 (25.71%) Spring
3 70 (22.22%) Web Services
4 62 (19.68%) .NET
5 60 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 48 (15.24%) J2EE
7 44 (13.97%) XML
8 43 (13.65%) CSS
9 36 (11.43%) HTML5
10 26 (8.25%) SOAP
10 26 (8.25%) ASP.NET
10 26 (8.25%) Java EE
11 24 (7.62%) REST
12 20 (6.35%) jQuery
13 19 (6.03%) JPA
14 15 (4.76%) WCF
15 14 (4.44%) JSF
16 13 (4.13%) .NET Framework
17 11 (3.49%) STL
17 11 (3.49%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.03%) Open Source
4 16 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.81%) Digital Media
6 8 (2.54%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.54%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.54%) RIA
7 7 (2.22%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.90%) iPad
8 6 (1.90%) User Experience
8 6 (1.90%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.59%) iPhone
9 5 (1.59%) Statistics
9 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.95%) DTV
12 2 (0.63%) GIS
12 2 (0.63%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.87%) Linux
2 32 (10.16%) Android
3 24 (7.62%) UNIX
4 23 (7.30%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.54%) Windows
6 2 (0.63%) Solaris
6 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (22.54%) Scrum
3 51 (16.19%) Software Engineering
3 51 (16.19%) OO
4 39 (12.38%) Unit Testing
5 35 (11.11%) TDD
6 31 (9.84%) OOP
7 30 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (7.62%) E-Commerce
9 23 (7.30%) OOD
9 23 (7.30%) MVC
10 22 (6.98%) BDD
11 20 (6.35%) Web Development
12 18 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (5.71%) Mobile Marketing
13 17 (5.40%) Test Automation
13 17 (5.40%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.40%) Release Management
14 11 (3.49%) Test Scripting
14 11 (3.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 108 (34.29%) SQL
2 88 (27.94%) JavaScript
3 72 (22.86%) C++
4 59 (18.73%) C#
5 56 (17.78%) PHP
6 31 (9.84%) C
7 30 (9.52%) Groovy
8 24 (7.62%) Python
9 23 (7.30%) RPG
10 14 (4.44%) Objective-C
11 13 (4.13%) Perl
12 8 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.22%) Korn
14 6 (1.90%) Ruby
15 5 (1.59%) Erlang
16 3 (0.95%) R
16 3 (0.95%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
18 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
18 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (12.70%) Degree
2 9 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.95%) ISEB
5 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.40%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Snort
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) OpenView
1 1 (0.32%) Nagios
1 1 (0.32%) OPNET
1 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 40 (12.70%) Oracle
2 23 (7.30%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.54%) IBM
4 6 (1.90%) Informatica
5 5 (1.59%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.59%) Perforce
6 4 (1.27%) Lotus
6 4 (1.27%) HP
6 4 (1.27%) Guidewire
7 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.95%) Citrix
7 3 (0.95%) SAP
7 3 (0.95%) VMware
8 2 (0.63%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.63%) Zend
8 2 (0.63%) Sencha
9 1 (0.32%) F5
9 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.32%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £29K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Caerphilly
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Mid Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago