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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 117 180 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.25% 14.67% 16.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.47% 29.80% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 104 160 177
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
545 604 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.77% 49.23% 45.14%
Number of salaries quoted 501 516 470
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,589
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £44,700 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +6 89 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Torfaen 0 12 £47,500 +20.25% 3
Newport -19 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Bridgend -14 3 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £47,500 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 115 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (36.16%) JavaScript
3 91 (33.58%) HTML
4 69 (25.46%) CSS
5 67 (24.72%) C++
6 64 (23.62%) Software Engineering
7 63 (23.25%) SQL
8 62 (22.88%) Web Services
8 62 (22.88%) Python
8 62 (22.88%) Spring
9 55 (20.30%) Linux
10 54 (19.93%) Subversion
10 54 (19.93%) Degree
11 52 (19.19%) Git (software)
12 49 (18.08%) C#
12 49 (18.08%) Scrum
13 48 (17.71%) J2EE
14 47 (17.34%) Hibernate
14 47 (17.34%) Java EE
15 43 (15.87%) Oracle
16 41 (15.13%) Computer Science
17 40 (14.76%) Unix
17 40 (14.76%) TDD
18 38 (14.02%) Maven
18 38 (14.02%) OO
19 36 (13.28%) PHP
20 35 (12.92%) Ajax
21 34 (12.55%) SQL Server
22 33 (12.18%) SOAP
23 32 (11.81%) OOP

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 17 (6.27%) Tomcat
2 15 (5.54%) JBoss
3 9 (3.32%) Apache
4 8 (2.95%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.21%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.85%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.11%) Confluence
8 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.74%) IIS
9 2 (0.74%) Mule
9 2 (0.74%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.74%) SAS
9 2 (0.74%) WildFly
10 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 10 (3.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.74%) MS Office
2 2 (0.74%) SPSS
3 1 (0.37%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.32%) IaaS
4 4 (1.48%) SaaS
5 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.64%) HTTP
2 16 (5.90%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.95%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.48%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.11%) LAN
6 2 (0.74%) Broadband
6 2 (0.74%) VoIP
7 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.07%) Relational Database
3 28 (10.33%) MongoDB
4 25 (9.23%) MySQL
5 16 (5.90%) NoSQL
6 14 (5.17%) Big Data
7 10 (3.69%) Hadoop
8 9 (3.32%) DB2
9 8 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.58%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.21%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.85%) Mahout
12 5 (1.85%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (19.93%) Subversion
2 52 (19.19%) Git (software)
3 38 (14.02%) Maven
4 30 (11.07%) Gradle
5 27 (9.96%) Cucumber
6 26 (9.59%) Jenkins
7 24 (8.86%) JUnit
7 24 (8.86%) Selenium
8 17 (6.27%) SoapUI
9 14 (5.17%) JMeter
10 13 (4.80%) Ant
10 13 (4.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (4.43%) Eclipse
11 12 (4.43%) Hudson
12 10 (3.69%) TeamCity
13 9 (3.32%) AnthillPro
13 9 (3.32%) Visual Studio
14 8 (2.95%) IntelliJ
14 8 (2.95%) JIRA
15 6 (2.21%) RSpec
General
1 30 (11.07%) Finance
2 21 (7.75%) Games
3 15 (5.54%) Marketing
3 15 (5.54%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.80%) Multimedia
5 10 (3.69%) Welsh Language
6 9 (3.32%) Advertising
7 4 (1.48%) Banking
7 4 (1.48%) Billing
8 3 (1.11%) Legal
9 2 (0.74%) Back Office
9 2 (0.74%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 152 (56.09%) Developer
2 77 (28.41%) Java Developer
3 51 (18.82%) Senior Developer
4 33 (12.18%) Software Engineer
5 23 (8.49%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (8.12%) Analyst
6 22 (8.12%) Web Developer
7 19 (7.01%) Software Developer
8 18 (6.64%) Test Engineer
9 14 (5.17%) Graduate
9 14 (5.17%) Senior Web Developer
10 13 (4.80%) Development Manager
11 12 (4.43%) Java Engineer
12 11 (4.06%) Graduate Developer
12 11 (4.06%) J2EE Developer
12 11 (4.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (3.69%) Test Analyst
14 9 (3.32%) Senior Java Engineer
14 9 (3.32%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (33.58%) HTML
2 69 (25.46%) CSS
3 62 (22.88%) Spring
3 62 (22.88%) Web Services
4 48 (17.71%) J2EE
5 47 (17.34%) Hibernate
5 47 (17.34%) Java EE
6 35 (12.92%) Ajax
7 33 (12.18%) SOAP
8 30 (11.07%) HTML5
9 29 (10.70%) .NET
10 27 (9.96%) Struts
11 26 (9.59%) jQuery
11 26 (9.59%) REST
12 22 (8.12%) JPA
12 22 (8.12%) JSP
13 21 (7.75%) RESTful
13 21 (7.75%) XML
14 20 (7.38%) AngularJS
14 20 (7.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.13%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.90%) Mathematics
4 14 (5.17%) Web 2.0
5 13 (4.80%) User Experience
6 9 (3.32%) Blog
6 9 (3.32%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.58%) Digital TV
8 6 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.21%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.85%) Fintech
10 4 (1.48%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.48%) Grid Computing
10 4 (1.48%) Physics
10 4 (1.48%) Statistics
11 3 (1.11%) AS400
11 3 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.11%) iSeries
11 3 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.74%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 55 (20.30%) Linux
2 40 (14.76%) Unix
3 28 (10.33%) Android
4 23 (8.49%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.80%) Windows
6 3 (1.11%) CentOS
6 3 (1.11%) Debian
6 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.37%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.62%) Software Engineering
3 49 (18.08%) Scrum
4 40 (14.76%) TDD
5 38 (14.02%) OO
6 32 (11.81%) OOP
7 31 (11.44%) BDD
8 29 (10.70%) Web Development
9 26 (9.59%) High Availability
9 26 (9.59%) SDLC
10 24 (8.86%) Multithreading
11 23 (8.49%) DevOps
12 21 (7.75%) Test Automation
13 19 (7.01%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (5.90%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (5.90%) MVC
15 15 (5.54%) UML
16 14 (5.17%) Functional Programming
16 14 (5.17%) Online Security
17 12 (4.43%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 98 (36.16%) JavaScript
2 67 (24.72%) C++
3 63 (23.25%) SQL
4 62 (22.88%) Python
5 49 (18.08%) C#
6 36 (13.28%) PHP
7 31 (11.44%) Perl
8 27 (9.96%) C
9 26 (9.59%) Ruby
10 18 (6.64%) Bash Shell
11 15 (5.54%) Erlang
12 14 (5.17%) Groovy
13 10 (3.69%) Objective-C
13 10 (3.69%) Scala
14 9 (3.32%) R
15 8 (2.95%) Haskell
15 8 (2.95%) Lisp
16 7 (2.58%) PL/SQL
16 7 (2.58%) PowerShell
17 5 (1.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 54 (19.93%) Degree
2 8 (2.95%) ISEB
3 4 (1.48%) PhD
4 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.74%) PMP
5 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) HND
6 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.38%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.37%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.37%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.37%) MISRA
3 1 (0.37%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (2.58%) Docker
2 5 (1.85%) Snort
3 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.11%) Puppet
3 2 (0.74%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.74%) Nagios
3 2 (0.74%) OpenView
3 2 (0.74%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) OPNET
4 1 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 43 (15.87%) Oracle
2 7 (2.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.58%) TOWER Software
3 5 (1.85%) IBM
3 5 (1.85%) Perforce
3 5 (1.85%) Sybase
4 4 (1.48%) Guidewire
4 4 (1.48%) HP
5 3 (1.11%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.74%) CA
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco
6 2 (0.74%) F5
6 2 (0.74%) Juniper
6 2 (0.74%) Riverbed
6 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.37%) Citrix
7 1 (0.37%) Rally
7 1 (0.37%) Remedy
7 1 (0.37%) Talend
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