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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 146 151 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.23% 15.13% 12.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.75% 35.61% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 129 132 117
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
567 424 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.49% 42.48% 56.69%
Number of salaries quoted 495 371 532
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,550 £26,738
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 -7 68 £35,000 -9.75% 7
Torfaen -3 34 £47,500 +42.85%
Newport -15 18 £34,000 -11.11% 2
Bridgend 0 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £26,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 120 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (32.99%) JavaScript
3 82 (28.47%) C++
4 74 (25.69%) Web Services
5 71 (24.65%) Spring
6 65 (22.57%) HTML
7 63 (21.88%) Linux
7 63 (21.88%) Software Engineering
8 57 (19.79%) Scrum
9 55 (19.10%) Android
10 54 (18.75%) Objective-C
11 52 (18.06%) Hibernate
12 50 (17.36%) SQL
13 46 (15.97%) J2EE
13 46 (15.97%) Degree
13 46 (15.97%) Apple iOS
14 45 (15.63%) HTTP
15 44 (15.28%) Perl
16 43 (14.93%) TDD
17 42 (14.58%) C
18 41 (14.24%) JUnit
18 41 (14.24%) OO
19 34 (11.81%) Oracle
19 34 (11.81%) Finance
19 34 (11.81%) Advertising
19 34 (11.81%) REST
20 33 (11.46%) Big Data
21 32 (11.11%) BDD
21 32 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (11.11%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 28 (9.72%) Tomcat
2 17 (5.90%) JBoss
2 17 (5.90%) Confluence
3 16 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 15 (5.21%) Apache
5 9 (3.13%) IIS
6 6 (2.08%) Node.js
7 5 (1.74%) CMS
8 4 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.39%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.39%) SAS
9 3 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.69%) Documentum
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.35%) Mule
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.39%) SPSS
2 4 (1.39%) EViews
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.13%) Staffware
2 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.60%) PaaS
2 4 (1.39%) GitHub
3 3 (1.04%) SaaS
4 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 45 (15.63%) HTTP
2 24 (8.33%) DVB
3 21 (7.29%) TCP/IP
3 21 (7.29%) Internet
4 5 (1.74%) DNS
5 4 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.04%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.35%) VoIP
7 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.35%) Firewall
7 1 (0.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.46%) Big Data
2 24 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.64%) NoSQL
3 22 (7.64%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.94%) MySQL
4 20 (6.94%) SQL Server
4 20 (6.94%) Data Mining
5 11 (3.82%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.74%) VoltDB
7 5 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.04%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.04%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.69%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.69%) HPCC
10 1 (0.35%) DB2
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 41 (14.24%) JUnit
2 30 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.07%) JIRA
4 24 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 19 (6.60%) Eclipse
6 16 (5.56%) Selenium
7 12 (4.17%) JMeter
8 11 (3.82%) Maven
9 9 (3.13%) Subversion
10 8 (2.78%) Git (software)
10 8 (2.78%) TestLink
11 7 (2.43%) Ant
12 4 (1.39%) Xcode
12 4 (1.39%) NetBeans
12 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.39%) MSTest
13 3 (1.04%) Hudson
14 2 (0.69%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.69%) Mockito
14 2 (0.69%) jMock
General
1 34 (11.81%) Finance
1 34 (11.81%) Advertising
2 27 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 22 (7.64%) Marketing
4 21 (7.29%) Banking
5 7 (2.43%) Retail
5 7 (2.43%) Automotive
6 6 (2.08%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.39%) Billing
8 3 (1.04%) Law
9 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.69%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 172 (59.72%) Developer
2 87 (30.21%) Java Developer
3 42 (14.58%) Software Engineer
4 32 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 21 (7.29%) Software Developer
6 18 (6.25%) Android Developer
7 17 (5.90%) Programmer
8 16 (5.56%) Team Leader
9 15 (5.21%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (5.21%) Architect
9 15 (5.21%) Analyst
10 12 (4.17%) Java Programmer
11 11 (3.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 10 (3.47%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.47%) Tester
13 9 (3.13%) Web Developer
13 9 (3.13%) Test Engineer
13 9 (3.13%) Senior Android Developer
14 8 (2.78%) C++ Developer
14 8 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (25.69%) Web Services
2 71 (24.65%) Spring
3 65 (22.57%) HTML
4 52 (18.06%) Hibernate
5 46 (15.97%) J2EE
6 34 (11.81%) REST
7 32 (11.11%) CSS
7 32 (11.11%) Java EE
8 29 (10.07%) .NET
9 28 (9.72%) HTML5
10 23 (7.99%) XML
11 18 (6.25%) SOAP
12 17 (5.90%) Android SDK
13 15 (5.21%) iOS SDK
13 15 (5.21%) jQuery
14 11 (3.82%) Struts
15 10 (3.47%) ASP.NET
15 10 (3.47%) JSP
15 10 (3.47%) Spring MVC
15 10 (3.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.68%) User Experience
2 23 (7.99%) Mobile App
3 22 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.29%) Client/Server
5 19 (6.60%) Computer Science
5 19 (6.60%) iPhone
6 18 (6.25%) iPad
7 11 (3.82%) Open Source
7 11 (3.82%) DTV
8 10 (3.47%) Statistics
9 8 (2.78%) Cryptography
9 8 (2.78%) N-Tier
9 8 (2.78%) Streaming Video
10 7 (2.43%) Digital Media
11 6 (2.08%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.74%) IPTV
12 5 (1.74%) Clustering
12 5 (1.74%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.74%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.39%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.88%) Linux
2 55 (19.10%) Android
3 46 (15.97%) Apple iOS
4 31 (10.76%) Windows
5 14 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.82%) UNIX
6 11 (3.82%) CentOS
7 8 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 57 (19.79%) Scrum
4 43 (14.93%) TDD
5 41 (14.24%) OO
6 32 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (11.11%) BDD
7 30 (10.42%) Android Development
8 24 (8.33%) MVC
9 23 (7.99%) Product Management
9 23 (7.99%) Unit Testing
9 23 (7.99%) Mentoring
10 21 (7.29%) E-Commerce
11 19 (6.60%) OOP
11 19 (6.60%) Regression Testing
11 19 (6.60%) iOS Development
11 19 (6.60%) Mobile Marketing
12 17 (5.90%) Web Application Development
13 16 (5.56%) UML
13 16 (5.56%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 95 (32.99%) JavaScript
2 82 (28.47%) C++
3 54 (18.75%) Objective-C
4 50 (17.36%) SQL
5 44 (15.28%) Perl
6 42 (14.58%) C
7 31 (10.76%) Python
8 27 (9.38%) C#
8 27 (9.38%) PHP
9 25 (8.68%) Bash Shell
10 17 (5.90%) Korn
11 12 (4.17%) Scala
12 8 (2.78%) Ruby
13 7 (2.43%) Groovy
14 6 (2.08%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.74%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.74%) Erlang
15 5 (1.74%) Go
16 4 (1.39%) R
16 4 (1.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (15.97%) Degree
2 8 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.43%) PMP
3 7 (2.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.39%) ISEB
5 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.99%) QA
2 6 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (1.04%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (1.74%) Puppet
2 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.04%) Nagios
2 3 (1.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 34 (11.81%) Oracle
2 20 (6.94%) Perforce
3 16 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 11 (3.82%) BEA
5 8 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.08%) TOWER Software
7 4 (1.39%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.39%) LexisNexis
8 3 (1.04%) IBM
9 2 (0.69%) Remedy
9 2 (0.69%) VMware
9 2 (0.69%) Zend
9 2 (0.69%) Sencha
9 2 (0.69%) EMC
9 2 (0.69%) SAP
10 1 (0.35%) Cisco
10 1 (0.35%) Lotus
10 1 (0.35%) Apple
10 1 (0.35%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.35%) SonicWALL
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum (negotiable) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 30 days a/l, Flexitime, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago