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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 165 160 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.45% 14.60% 11.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.21% 29.57% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 148 130 119
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,700 £47,550 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
585 541 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.78% 49.36% 50.76%
Number of salaries quoted 532 455 499
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -1 109 £42,500 +11.84% 8
Newport -9 23 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Torfaen +15 19 £45,000 +12.50%
Bridgend +2 9 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Blaenau Gwent - 2 - -
Caerphilly +3 1 £44,000 +3.52%
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 167 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (33.33%) Spring
3 106 (33.02%) SQL
4 89 (27.73%) HTML
5 88 (27.41%) JavaScript
5 88 (27.41%) Python
6 80 (24.92%) Web Services
7 78 (24.30%) Hibernate
8 77 (23.99%) Software Engineering
9 75 (23.36%) SOAP
10 71 (22.12%) C#
11 70 (21.81%) Scrum
12 68 (21.18%) TDD
13 65 (20.25%) Degree
14 63 (19.63%) C++
15 60 (18.69%) MongoDB
16 59 (18.38%) Linux
17 57 (17.76%) Oracle
18 55 (17.13%) CSS
18 55 (17.13%) REST
19 51 (15.89%) J2EE
20 48 (14.95%) .NET
21 47 (14.64%) PHP
21 47 (14.64%) OO
22 45 (14.02%) NoSQL
23 43 (13.40%) Android
24 42 (13.08%) Java EE
25 41 (12.77%) JUnit
26 39 (12.15%) Finance
26 39 (12.15%) RESTful

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 34 (10.59%) JBoss
2 29 (9.03%) Tomcat
3 19 (5.92%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (3.74%) Apache Spark
5 11 (3.43%) Apache
5 11 (3.43%) NetWeaver
6 10 (3.12%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.49%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.18%) IIS
9 6 (1.87%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.87%) ColdFusion
10 5 (1.56%) Confluence
10 5 (1.56%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.93%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.93%) Mule
12 3 (0.93%) Mule ESB
12 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.62%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 7 (2.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.80%) SaaS
4 4 (1.25%) IaaS
5 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
6 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.49%) Broadband
1 8 (2.49%) HTTP
2 6 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.62%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.62%) Firewall
3 2 (0.62%) MPLS
3 2 (0.62%) VoIP
3 2 (0.62%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (18.69%) MongoDB
2 45 (14.02%) NoSQL
3 29 (9.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 27 (8.41%) SQL Server
5 24 (7.48%) Hadoop
6 22 (6.85%) MySQL
7 19 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (5.30%) Neo4j
9 15 (4.67%) Relational Database
10 14 (4.36%) Big Data
11 12 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (3.74%) Oracle Database
12 10 (3.12%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.18%) HBase
13 7 (2.18%) Sqoop
14 5 (1.56%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.56%) CouchDB
15 4 (1.25%) SAP HANA
16 3 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (12.77%) JUnit
2 31 (9.66%) Jenkins
3 30 (9.35%) Git (software)
4 29 (9.03%) Maven
5 27 (8.41%) Eclipse
6 22 (6.85%) Cucumber
7 19 (5.92%) Selenium
8 16 (4.98%) Visual Studio
9 14 (4.36%) Subversion
10 11 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.80%) Mockito
12 8 (2.49%) JMeter
13 7 (2.18%) Ant
13 7 (2.18%) IntelliJ
13 7 (2.18%) Spock
14 6 (1.87%) Gradle
14 6 (1.87%) JIRA
14 6 (1.87%) TestNG
14 6 (1.87%) Toad
15 5 (1.56%) NetBeans
General
1 39 (12.15%) Finance
2 21 (6.54%) Advertising
3 20 (6.23%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.36%) Multimedia
5 10 (3.12%) Games
6 9 (2.80%) Banking
7 5 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.25%) Billing
8 4 (1.25%) Marketing
8 4 (1.25%) Retail
9 3 (0.93%) Welsh Language
10 2 (0.62%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 179 (55.76%) Developer
2 121 (37.69%) Java Developer
3 55 (17.13%) Senior Developer
4 45 (14.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 35 (10.90%) Software Engineer
6 31 (9.66%) Software Developer
7 29 (9.03%) Analyst
8 21 (6.54%) Java Engineer
9 17 (5.30%) Agile Developer
10 16 (4.98%) Senior Java Engineer
11 15 (4.67%) Consultant
11 15 (4.67%) Test Engineer
12 14 (4.36%) Programmer
12 14 (4.36%) Senior Software Engineer
13 13 (4.05%) .NET Developer
13 13 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
13 13 (4.05%) Research Engineer
13 13 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (3.74%) Applications Support
15 11 (3.43%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (33.33%) Spring
2 89 (27.73%) HTML
3 80 (24.92%) Web Services
4 78 (24.30%) Hibernate
5 75 (23.36%) SOAP
6 55 (17.13%) CSS
6 55 (17.13%) REST
7 51 (15.89%) J2EE
8 48 (14.95%) .NET
9 42 (13.08%) Java EE
10 39 (12.15%) RESTful
11 32 (9.97%) JPA
12 31 (9.66%) HTML5
13 29 (9.03%) Node.js
14 28 (8.72%) Ajax
15 27 (8.41%) jQuery
15 27 (8.41%) XML
16 26 (8.10%) JSF
17 25 (7.79%) JSON
18 20 (6.23%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 28 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.10%) User Experience
4 16 (4.98%) Informatics
4 16 (4.98%) Mathematics
5 15 (4.67%) Statistics
6 13 (4.05%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (4.05%) Health Informatics
6 13 (4.05%) Life Science
6 13 (4.05%) Physics
7 11 (3.43%) Fintech
8 10 (3.12%) Digital Media
9 8 (2.49%) Clustering
10 6 (1.87%) Digital TV
10 6 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.25%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.93%) NHS
13 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.62%) Hedge funds
13 2 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 59 (18.38%) Linux
2 43 (13.40%) Android
3 33 (10.28%) Unix
4 30 (9.35%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.12%) Windows
6 7 (2.18%) CentOS
7 5 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.56%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.62%) Debian
8 2 (0.62%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (23.99%) Software Engineering
3 70 (21.81%) Scrum
4 68 (21.18%) TDD
5 47 (14.64%) OO
6 39 (12.15%) DevOps
7 34 (10.59%) BDD
8 30 (9.35%) Web Development
9 27 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.79%) Mentoring
11 23 (7.17%) Multithreading
11 23 (7.17%) Unit Testing
12 21 (6.54%) OOP
13 19 (5.92%) SDLC
14 16 (4.98%) MVC
15 15 (4.67%) Microservices
16 14 (4.36%) Analytics
16 14 (4.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 13 (4.05%) Data Analysis
17 13 (4.05%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 106 (33.02%) SQL
2 88 (27.41%) JavaScript
2 88 (27.41%) Python
3 71 (22.12%) C#
4 63 (19.63%) C++
5 47 (14.64%) PHP
6 29 (9.03%) Objective-C
7 27 (8.41%) Perl
8 26 (8.10%) Scala
9 22 (6.85%) Groovy
10 19 (5.92%) Ruby
11 18 (5.61%) Bash Shell
12 16 (4.98%) PL/SQL
13 13 (4.05%) C
14 12 (3.74%) ABAP
15 7 (2.18%) Korn
16 6 (1.87%) Go
17 5 (1.56%) Erlang
17 5 (1.56%) SAPscript
18 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (20.25%) Degree
2 12 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.43%) HND
4 5 (1.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.93%) ISEB
5 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.62%) PhD
6 2 (0.62%) RHCE
6 2 (0.62%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CISA
7 1 (0.31%) CISM
7 1 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.48%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.18%) HDFS
2 5 (1.56%) Docker
3 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (3.12%) Puppet
2 3 (0.93%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Kibana
3 1 (0.31%) logstash
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 57 (17.76%) Oracle
2 12 (3.74%) SAP
3 10 (3.12%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.80%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.49%) Perforce
5 8 (2.49%) VMware
6 6 (1.87%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.87%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (1.87%) Cloudera
6 6 (1.87%) Hortonworks
6 6 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.56%) Adobe
7 5 (1.56%) IBM
7 5 (1.56%) Sony
8 4 (1.25%) Google
8 4 (1.25%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.25%) hybris
8 4 (1.25%) Sybase
9 3 (0.93%) RedGate
10 2 (0.62%) SonicWALL
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