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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 128 147 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.78% 12.32% 14.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.11% 25.70% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 120 134 133
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £29,650 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
579 572 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.78% 47.95% 42.76%
Number of salaries quoted 515 503 386
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 96 £41,000 +17.14% 10
Newport -5 19 £31,881 -6.23%
Torfaen -12 8 £43,000 -9.47% 2
Bridgend -13 2 £35,500 +1.42% 2
Vale of Glamorgan -3 1 £50,000 +92.30% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £47,500 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 118 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (40.94%) JavaScript
3 94 (37.01%) HTML
4 77 (30.31%) CSS
5 67 (26.38%) Web Services
6 66 (25.98%) C++
7 64 (25.20%) SQL
8 63 (24.80%) Software Engineering
9 61 (24.02%) Git (software)
10 60 (23.62%) Subversion
11 58 (22.83%) Spring
12 57 (22.44%) Linux
13 54 (21.26%) Python
14 50 (19.69%) Degree
15 47 (18.50%) C#
15 47 (18.50%) Scrum
16 46 (18.11%) Computer Science
17 44 (17.32%) OO
18 42 (16.54%) Hibernate
19 40 (15.75%) Maven
20 39 (15.35%) Java EE
21 38 (14.96%) Ajax
21 38 (14.96%) OOP
22 37 (14.57%) Unix
22 37 (14.57%) Oracle
23 36 (14.17%) SOAP
23 36 (14.17%) PHP
24 34 (13.39%) TDD
25 33 (12.99%) Web Development
26 32 (12.60%) REST

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 15 (5.91%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.72%) Node.js
3 10 (3.94%) JBoss
4 7 (2.76%) Apache
4 7 (2.76%) WildFly
5 5 (1.97%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.18%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.18%) Confluence
6 3 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.79%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.79%) SAS
7 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) SPSS
3 1 (0.39%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.57%) IaaS
3 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.30%) HTTP
2 15 (5.91%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.72%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.57%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.18%) LAN
6 2 (0.79%) VoIP
7 1 (0.39%) Internet
7 1 (0.39%) LDAP
7 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.63%) Relational Database
3 23 (9.06%) MySQL
4 18 (7.09%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.12%) Big Data
6 11 (4.33%) DB2
7 7 (2.76%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (2.76%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (24.02%) Git (software)
2 60 (23.62%) Subversion
3 40 (15.75%) Maven
4 30 (11.81%) Cucumber
5 29 (11.42%) Jenkins
6 28 (11.02%) Gradle
7 23 (9.06%) Selenium
8 19 (7.48%) Ant
9 18 (7.09%) SoapUI
10 17 (6.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 16 (6.30%) Eclipse
12 15 (5.91%) Hudson
12 15 (5.91%) JMeter
12 15 (5.91%) JUnit
13 13 (5.12%) TeamCity
14 12 (4.72%) AnthillPro
15 8 (3.15%) Visual Studio
16 7 (2.76%) IntelliJ
16 7 (2.76%) RSpec
17 6 (2.36%) JBehave
General
1 23 (9.06%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.66%) Games
3 21 (8.27%) Marketing
4 19 (7.48%) Finance
5 9 (3.54%) Multimedia
6 7 (2.76%) Advertising
7 6 (2.36%) Welsh Language
8 5 (1.97%) Banking
9 4 (1.57%) Billing
10 3 (1.18%) Legal
11 2 (0.79%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 154 (60.63%) Developer
2 69 (27.17%) Java Developer
3 49 (19.29%) Senior Developer
4 31 (12.20%) Software Engineer
5 28 (11.02%) Web Developer
6 25 (9.84%) Analyst
7 20 (7.87%) Senior Web Developer
8 19 (7.48%) Software Developer
8 19 (7.48%) Test Engineer
9 13 (5.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 13 (5.12%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Test Automation Engineer
11 10 (3.94%) Automation Test Analyst
11 10 (3.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (3.94%) Java Engineer
11 10 (3.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 10 (3.94%) Test Analyst
12 9 (3.54%) Development Manager
12 9 (3.54%) UI Developer
13 8 (3.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (37.01%) HTML
2 77 (30.31%) CSS
3 67 (26.38%) Web Services
4 58 (22.83%) Spring
5 42 (16.54%) Hibernate
6 39 (15.35%) Java EE
7 38 (14.96%) Ajax
8 36 (14.17%) SOAP
9 32 (12.60%) REST
10 31 (12.20%) jQuery
11 30 (11.81%) J2EE
12 29 (11.42%) .NET
12 29 (11.42%) Struts
12 29 (11.42%) XML
13 27 (10.63%) JSP
14 26 (10.24%) JPA
15 23 (9.06%) HTML5
16 22 (8.66%) AngularJS
17 21 (8.27%) DHTML
18 18 (7.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.11%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.87%) Web 2.0
3 17 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.91%) User Experience
5 14 (5.51%) DTV
6 13 (5.12%) Digital Media
7 12 (4.72%) Blog
8 9 (3.54%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.76%) Grid Computing
10 5 (1.97%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.97%) Statistics
11 4 (1.57%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.57%) Physics
12 3 (1.18%) Fintech
12 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.79%) AS400
13 2 (0.79%) iSeries
13 2 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.44%) Linux
2 37 (14.57%) Unix
3 30 (11.81%) Android
4 27 (10.63%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.72%) Windows
6 4 (1.57%) CentOS
6 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.18%) Debian
7 3 (1.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.39%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (24.80%) Software Engineering
3 47 (18.50%) Scrum
4 44 (17.32%) OO
5 38 (14.96%) OOP
6 34 (13.39%) TDD
7 33 (12.99%) Web Development
8 29 (11.42%) BDD
9 28 (11.02%) SDLC
10 25 (9.84%) Test Automation
11 23 (9.06%) High Availability
12 20 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (7.87%) MVC
13 18 (7.09%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (7.09%) Multithreading
14 17 (6.69%) Web Application Development
15 16 (6.30%) ETL
16 15 (5.91%) Automation Testing
17 14 (5.51%) Test Management
17 14 (5.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 104 (40.94%) JavaScript
2 66 (25.98%) C++
3 64 (25.20%) SQL
4 54 (21.26%) Python
5 47 (18.50%) C#
6 36 (14.17%) PHP
7 30 (11.81%) Ruby
8 28 (11.02%) Perl
9 25 (9.84%) C
10 21 (8.27%) Bash Shell
11 14 (5.51%) Objective-C
12 13 (5.12%) Erlang
13 12 (4.72%) Scala
14 11 (4.33%) Haskell
14 11 (4.33%) Lisp
15 9 (3.54%) Groovy
16 7 (2.76%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.57%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.57%) VB
17 4 (1.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (19.69%) Degree
2 7 (2.76%) ISEB
3 5 (1.97%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.18%) HND
6 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) PhD
7 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.39%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.39%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.39%) MISRA
3 1 (0.39%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.54%) Snort
2 6 (2.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.79%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.79%) Nagios
2 2 (0.79%) OpenView
2 2 (0.79%) OPNET
2 2 (0.79%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (14.57%) Oracle
2 8 (3.15%) TOWER Software
3 7 (2.76%) IBM
3 7 (2.76%) Sybase
4 4 (1.57%) Guidewire
4 4 (1.57%) HP
4 4 (1.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.57%) Perforce
4 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.18%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.79%) CA
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco
6 2 (0.79%) Citrix
6 2 (0.79%) F5
6 2 (0.79%) Juniper
6 2 (0.79%) Rally
6 2 (0.79%) Remedy
6 2 (0.79%) Riverbed
6 2 (0.79%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.79%) Talend
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Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Penarth, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Vale of Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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CGI
Salary: £25000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
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Nagra Media UK Ltd
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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