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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 9 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 166 175 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.01% 16.06% 8.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.29% 35.64% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 153 161 86
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
548 491 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 46.24% 45.05% 54.78%
Number of salaries quoted 483 447 537
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,925 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -4 77 £35,000 -9.75% 12
Torfaen -4 36 £43,500 +39.20% 2
Newport 0 24 £35,000 -2.77% 4
Bridgend -1 11 £35,500 +9.23%
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £26,000 -
Caerphilly -8 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 158 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 93 (28.62%) C++
4 91 (28.00%) Linux
5 88 (27.08%) Web Services
6 77 (23.69%) Scrum
7 74 (22.77%) Spring
8 70 (21.54%) Software Engineering
9 66 (20.31%) Perl
10 63 (19.38%) HTML
11 62 (19.08%) SQL
12 59 (18.15%) Objective-C
13 58 (17.85%) Degree
14 56 (17.23%) Android
15 53 (16.31%) Hibernate
16 52 (16.00%) J2EE
16 52 (16.00%) Python
17 48 (14.77%) JUnit
17 48 (14.77%) Apple iOS
18 47 (14.46%) TDD
19 45 (13.85%) HTTP
19 45 (13.85%) REST
20 44 (13.54%) Oracle
20 44 (13.54%) C
21 42 (12.92%) Jenkins
22 40 (12.31%) Bash Shell
23 38 (11.69%) OO
23 38 (11.69%) Windows
24 37 (11.38%) BDD
24 37 (11.38%) SDLC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 25 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 21 (6.46%) Confluence
3 16 (4.92%) Apache
4 15 (4.62%) JBoss
5 13 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.46%) IIS
7 5 (1.54%) Node.js
8 4 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.23%) CMS
9 3 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.92%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.62%) Documentum
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.31%) SAS
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.31%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) SPSS
2 1 (0.31%) EViews
Business Applications
1 8 (2.46%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.62%) PaaS
2 6 (1.85%) GitHub
3 3 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.92%) SaaS
4 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.85%) HTTP
2 27 (8.31%) DVB
3 20 (6.15%) TCP/IP
4 19 (5.85%) Internet
5 5 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.92%) DNS
6 3 (0.92%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.31%) Firewall
7 1 (0.31%) MPLS
7 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.77%) MongoDB
2 30 (9.23%) Big Data
3 26 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 26 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 24 (7.38%) NoSQL
5 23 (7.08%) MySQL
6 16 (4.92%) Data Mining
7 11 (3.38%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.46%) VoltDB
10 5 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.92%) DB2
12 3 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (0.92%) HPCC
12 3 (0.92%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.92%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.62%) SQLPlus
14 1 (0.31%) Informix
Development Applications
1 48 (14.77%) JUnit
2 42 (12.92%) Jenkins
3 34 (10.46%) JIRA
4 32 (9.85%) Cucumber
5 23 (7.08%) Selenium
6 21 (6.46%) Eclipse
7 17 (5.23%) JMeter
7 17 (5.23%) Git (software)
8 16 (4.92%) Subversion
9 15 (4.62%) Maven
10 11 (3.38%) TestLink
11 7 (2.15%) Ant
12 6 (1.85%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.85%) NetBeans
13 5 (1.54%) Hudson
14 4 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.23%) Xcode
15 3 (0.92%) MSTest
16 2 (0.62%) Mockito
General
1 33 (10.15%) Advertising
2 32 (9.85%) Finance
2 32 (9.85%) Telecoms
3 24 (7.38%) Banking
4 17 (5.23%) Marketing
5 7 (2.15%) Automotive
5 7 (2.15%) Retail
5 7 (2.15%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.23%) Billing
7 2 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 170 (52.31%) Developer
2 87 (26.77%) Java Developer
3 49 (15.08%) Software Engineer
4 32 (9.85%) Senior Developer
5 21 (6.46%) Tester
5 21 (6.46%) Analyst
6 20 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 19 (5.85%) Team Leader
7 19 (5.85%) Android Developer
8 17 (5.23%) Project Manager
9 15 (4.62%) Architect
9 15 (4.62%) Programmer
9 15 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (4.31%) Test Engineer
11 12 (3.69%) C++ Developer
12 11 (3.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.08%) Java Programmer
14 9 (2.77%) Software Tester
14 9 (2.77%) Senior Android Developer
14 9 (2.77%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (27.08%) Web Services
2 74 (22.77%) Spring
3 63 (19.38%) HTML
4 53 (16.31%) Hibernate
5 52 (16.00%) J2EE
6 45 (13.85%) REST
7 35 (10.77%) .NET
8 32 (9.85%) Java EE
9 27 (8.31%) CSS
10 23 (7.08%) HTML5
10 23 (7.08%) XML
11 18 (5.54%) jQuery
11 18 (5.54%) Android SDK
12 17 (5.23%) SOAP
13 16 (4.92%) PlayReady
14 15 (4.62%) JSON
14 15 (4.62%) iOS SDK
15 13 (4.00%) STL
15 13 (4.00%) RESTful
15 13 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.31%) User Experience
2 27 (8.31%) Client/Server
3 25 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 20 (6.15%) Mobile App
5 17 (5.23%) iPhone
6 16 (4.92%) iPad
6 16 (4.92%) DTV
7 13 (4.00%) Statistics
8 8 (2.46%) Digital Media
8 8 (2.46%) Cryptography
8 8 (2.46%) Streaming Video
9 7 (2.15%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.85%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.85%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.54%) IPTV
11 5 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.23%) Video on Demand
12 4 (1.23%) Over-the-Top Content
12 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 91 (28.00%) Linux
2 56 (17.23%) Android
3 48 (14.77%) Apple iOS
4 38 (11.69%) Windows
5 17 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.31%) CentOS
7 13 (4.00%) UNIX
8 8 (2.46%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.23%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.31%) Debian
10 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (48.62%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (23.69%) Scrum
3 70 (21.54%) Software Engineering
4 47 (14.46%) TDD
5 38 (11.69%) OO
6 37 (11.38%) BDD
6 37 (11.38%) SDLC
7 35 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (8.92%) Android Development
9 28 (8.62%) MVC
9 28 (8.62%) Product Management
10 23 (7.08%) Mentoring
10 23 (7.08%) Regression Testing
11 22 (6.77%) UML
12 21 (6.46%) Test Management
13 20 (6.15%) Unit Testing
14 19 (5.85%) Project Management
14 19 (5.85%) iOS Development
15 18 (5.54%) ETL
15 18 (5.54%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 100 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 93 (28.62%) C++
3 66 (20.31%) Perl
4 62 (19.08%) SQL
5 59 (18.15%) Objective-C
6 52 (16.00%) Python
7 44 (13.54%) C
8 40 (12.31%) Bash Shell
9 34 (10.46%) C#
10 29 (8.92%) PHP
11 21 (6.46%) Korn
12 13 (4.00%) Scala
13 11 (3.38%) Groovy
14 9 (2.77%) Ruby
15 8 (2.46%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.85%) Erlang
17 5 (1.54%) Go
18 3 (0.92%) XAML
18 3 (0.92%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (17.85%) Degree
2 18 (5.54%) PMI Certification
3 16 (4.92%) PMP
4 12 (3.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 9 (2.77%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.85%) ISEB
7 4 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.31%) QA
2 5 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (0.92%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (1.85%) Puppet
2 3 (0.92%) Nagios
2 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.92%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 44 (13.54%) Oracle
2 25 (7.69%) Perforce
3 19 (5.85%) Red Hat
4 10 (3.08%) BEA
5 7 (2.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.85%) TOWER Software
7 4 (1.23%) Guidewire
8 3 (0.92%) Zend
8 3 (0.92%) IBM
8 3 (0.92%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.62%) Sencha
9 2 (0.62%) Remedy
9 2 (0.62%) EMC
9 2 (0.62%) Apple
9 2 (0.62%) VMware
10 1 (0.31%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.31%) Brocade
10 1 (0.31%) CA
10 1 (0.31%) Lotus
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £24k - 29k per year + Excellent pension and holidays
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sword Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 46k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Companies House
Salary: £24,594.00 - £29,115.00 plus on call allowance (+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS)
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £28k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £38k - 41k per year + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago