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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 174 162 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.05% 13.34% 11.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.81% 22.66% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 150 148 99
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +11.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%
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
547 715 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 50.46% 58.90% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 476 657 455
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +5 123 £38,000 -12.64% 7
Torfaen +5 18 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Newport +5 16 £36,000 +0.60% 2
Bridgend +5 10 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Caerphilly +8 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 182 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (31.93%) SQL
3 113 (31.65%) HTML
4 105 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 93 (26.05%) Scrum
6 85 (23.81%) Spring
7 80 (22.41%) Web Services
8 79 (22.13%) .NET
9 74 (20.73%) C++
10 67 (18.77%) OO
11 66 (18.49%) C#
11 66 (18.49%) Hibernate
12 64 (17.93%) Software Engineering
13 59 (16.53%) PHP
14 57 (15.97%) Groovy
15 55 (15.41%) JUnit
16 54 (15.13%) Oracle
17 53 (14.85%) J2EE
18 52 (14.57%) Linux
19 51 (14.29%) XML
20 50 (14.01%) CSS
21 49 (13.73%) Unit Testing
22 46 (12.89%) Jenkins
23 45 (12.61%) TDD
23 45 (12.61%) Finance
24 44 (12.32%) SQL Server
25 42 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
26 40 (11.20%) Degree
27 36 (10.08%) MySQL
27 36 (10.08%) SOAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 28 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.08%) Node.js
3 9 (2.52%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.52%) Apache
4 8 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (1.96%) Confluence
5 7 (1.96%) FileNet
6 6 (1.68%) LiveCycle
7 5 (1.40%) ColdFusion
8 4 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.84%) JBoss
9 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.56%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.28%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.28%) WordPress
11 1 (0.28%) IIS
11 1 (0.28%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.28%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.84%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.56%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (2.24%) PaaS
2 4 (1.12%) Basecamp
2 4 (1.12%) Trello
3 3 (0.84%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.20%) Internet
2 10 (2.80%) HTTP
2 10 (2.80%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.84%) SSL
4 1 (0.28%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) VoIP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.08%) MySQL
3 18 (5.04%) MongoDB
3 18 (5.04%) Oracle Database
3 18 (5.04%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.48%) Big Data
5 14 (3.92%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.80%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.24%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.24%) CouchDB
8 7 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.28%) Informix
12 1 (0.28%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 55 (15.41%) JUnit
2 46 (12.89%) Jenkins
3 36 (10.08%) Selenium
4 29 (8.12%) Eclipse
5 27 (7.56%) Maven
5 27 (7.56%) SoapUI
6 25 (7.00%) Cucumber
7 19 (5.32%) Subversion
8 17 (4.76%) Spock
9 13 (3.64%) Ant
10 11 (3.08%) Apache Ivy
10 11 (3.08%) Git (software)
10 11 (3.08%) JIRA
11 9 (2.52%) WebDriver
12 8 (2.24%) CruiseControl
12 8 (2.24%) Mockito
12 8 (2.24%) Gradle
13 7 (1.96%) NetBeans
14 6 (1.68%) JMeter
14 6 (1.68%) JBehave
General
1 45 (12.61%) Finance
2 32 (8.96%) Advertising
3 24 (6.72%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.48%) Banking
5 11 (3.08%) Marketing
6 8 (2.24%) Billing
7 6 (1.68%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.56%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Retail
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 175 (49.02%) Developer
2 91 (25.49%) Java Developer
3 53 (14.85%) Software Engineer
4 46 (12.89%) Analyst
5 37 (10.36%) Software Developer
6 32 (8.96%) Test Engineer
7 26 (7.28%) Senior Developer
8 22 (6.16%) Team Leader
9 21 (5.88%) Programmer
10 20 (5.60%) Graduate
11 19 (5.32%) Test Analyst
11 19 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (5.32%) Automation Engineer
12 16 (4.48%) Development Team Leader
12 16 (4.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 15 (4.20%) Test Automation Engineer
14 14 (3.92%) Graduate Developer
15 13 (3.64%) C++ Developer
16 12 (3.36%) Development Manager
16 12 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (31.65%) HTML
2 85 (23.81%) Spring
3 80 (22.41%) Web Services
4 79 (22.13%) .NET
5 66 (18.49%) Hibernate
6 53 (14.85%) J2EE
7 51 (14.29%) XML
8 50 (14.01%) CSS
9 36 (10.08%) SOAP
9 36 (10.08%) HTML5
10 29 (8.12%) ASP.NET
10 29 (8.12%) Java EE
11 27 (7.56%) jQuery
12 26 (7.28%) REST
13 20 (5.60%) JPA
14 19 (5.32%) JSF
15 16 (4.48%) .NET Framework
16 14 (3.92%) XHTML
17 13 (3.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 13 (3.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.84%) Open Source
2 27 (7.56%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 18 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.76%) Digital Media
6 13 (3.64%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.24%) RIA
8 7 (1.96%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.68%) Statistics
9 6 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.68%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.40%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.40%) iPad
11 4 (1.12%) IPTV
11 4 (1.12%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.84%) User Experience
12 3 (0.84%) iPhone
12 3 (0.84%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 52 (14.57%) Linux
2 36 (10.08%) Android
3 29 (8.12%) Apple iOS
4 24 (6.72%) UNIX
5 9 (2.52%) Windows
6 2 (0.56%) Solaris
6 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.28%) CentOS
7 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (26.05%) Scrum
3 67 (18.77%) OO
4 64 (17.93%) Software Engineering
5 49 (13.73%) Unit Testing
6 45 (12.61%) TDD
7 42 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 29 (8.12%) OOP
9 29 (8.12%) Test Automation
10 28 (7.84%) BDD
10 28 (7.84%) MVC
11 26 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (7.28%) OOD
12 23 (6.44%) Release Management
13 21 (5.88%) Web Development
14 18 (5.04%) Test Scripting
15 17 (4.76%) UML
15 17 (4.76%) E-Commerce
16 16 (4.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 114 (31.93%) SQL
2 105 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 74 (20.73%) C++
4 66 (18.49%) C#
5 59 (16.53%) PHP
6 57 (15.97%) Groovy
7 30 (8.40%) C
8 28 (7.84%) RPG
9 26 (7.28%) Python
10 22 (6.16%) Perl
11 13 (3.64%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.64%) Objective-C
12 12 (3.36%) Korn
13 6 (1.68%) Ruby
13 6 (1.68%) Clojure
13 6 (1.68%) Scala
14 4 (1.12%) Erlang
15 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.56%) PHP5
16 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (11.20%) Degree
2 13 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.96%) ISEB
5 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.28%) Nagios
1 1 (0.28%) OpenView
1 1 (0.28%) OPNET
Vendors
1 54 (15.13%) Oracle
2 34 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.20%) IBM
4 7 (1.96%) Adobe
4 7 (1.96%) Informatica
4 7 (1.96%) Perforce
5 6 (1.68%) Twitter
6 4 (1.12%) TOWER Software
6 4 (1.12%) HP
6 4 (1.12%) Guidewire
7 3 (0.84%) Wind River
7 3 (0.84%) Coverity
7 3 (0.84%) Zend
7 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.84%) Citrix
7 3 (0.84%) VMware
8 2 (0.56%) Lotus
8 2 (0.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.56%) T-Plan
8 2 (0.56%) Sencha
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable, Car, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newport
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cwmbran
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £250000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago