The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 156 141 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.37% 13.72% 12.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.94% 23.78% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 133 126 105
Average salary £35,783 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
434 593 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.76% 57.68% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 378 534 407
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Wales

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 85 £38,783 +20.25% 11
Newport +14 29 £39,000 +20.00% 3
Torfaen - 21 £34,000 - 5
Caerphilly +2 9 £55,000 +7.84%
Bridgend -1 8 £30,000 -4.00% 3
Monmouthshire - 1 £26,000 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 98 (30.63%) SQL
2 94 (29.38%) Web Services
3 90 (28.13%) Spring
4 89 (27.81%) J2EE
5 85 (26.56%) JavaScript
6 83 (25.94%) Hibernate
7 82 (25.63%) Scrum
7 82 (25.63%) HTML
8 70 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (21.25%) Oracle
10 66 (20.63%) Finance
11 63 (19.69%) XML
12 61 (19.06%) OO
13 58 (18.13%) SOAP
14 56 (17.50%) Software Engineering
15 55 (17.19%) MVC
15 55 (17.19%) Degree
16 53 (16.56%) CSS
17 50 (15.63%) UML
18 49 (15.31%) C++
19 48 (15.00%) Banking
20 47 (14.69%) JUnit
21 45 (14.06%) Linux
22 43 (13.44%) .NET
22 43 (13.44%) Unit Testing
23 42 (13.13%) Jenkins
23 42 (13.13%) JSP
24 41 (12.81%) Telecoms
25 39 (12.19%) Maven
26 36 (11.25%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (10.63%) Tomcat
2 28 (8.75%) WebSphere
3 25 (7.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (5.31%) WebLogic
5 14 (4.38%) NetWeaver
6 13 (4.06%) Node.js
7 10 (3.13%) Confluence
8 6 (1.88%) SAS
8 6 (1.88%) FileNet
9 5 (1.56%) OpenROAD
9 5 (1.56%) LiveCycle
10 4 (1.25%) Apache
11 3 (0.94%) Mule
12 2 (0.63%) IIS
12 2 (0.63%) Documentum
13 1 (0.31%) CMS
13 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.25%) FTP
1 4 (1.25%) Internet
2 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.94%) Ethernet
2 3 (0.94%) LDAP
3 2 (0.63%) SSL
3 2 (0.63%) HTTP
3 2 (0.63%) Broadband
3 2 (0.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.31%) MPLS
4 1 (0.31%) LAN
4 1 (0.31%) VoIP
4 1 (0.31%) WAN
4 1 (0.31%) DHCP
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.94%) Relational Database
2 30 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 28 (8.75%) RDBMS
4 27 (8.44%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.06%) MySQL
5 13 (4.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.56%) Ingres
8 5 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.94%) DB2
9 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.94%) MaxDB
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 47 (14.69%) JUnit
2 42 (13.13%) Jenkins
3 39 (12.19%) Maven
4 27 (8.44%) Eclipse
5 26 (8.13%) Ant
6 25 (7.81%) Selenium
7 20 (6.25%) Subversion
7 20 (6.25%) Hudson
7 20 (6.25%) SoapUI
8 18 (5.63%) Git (software)
8 18 (5.63%) Rational Application Developer
9 14 (4.38%) JIRA
10 12 (3.75%) Apache Ivy
11 9 (2.81%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.81%) WebDriver
12 8 (2.50%) Gerrit
12 8 (2.50%) JBehave
13 5 (1.56%) CruiseControl
13 5 (1.56%) WebLogic Workshop
13 5 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 66 (20.63%) Finance
2 48 (15.00%) Banking
3 41 (12.81%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.38%) Multimedia
5 12 (3.75%) Financial Institution
5 12 (3.75%) Billing
6 5 (1.56%) Retail
7 4 (1.25%) Advertising
8 3 (0.94%) Games
9 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.63%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 144 (45.00%) Developer
2 84 (26.25%) Java Developer
3 60 (18.75%) Analyst
4 34 (10.63%) Software Engineer
5 32 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 32 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 27 (8.44%) Programmer
7 25 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
8 22 (6.88%) Architect
9 16 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
10 14 (4.38%) Senior Programmer
10 14 (4.38%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 13 (4.06%) Android Developer
12 12 (3.75%) Java Programmer
12 12 (3.75%) Team Leader
13 11 (3.44%) SAP Support
13 11 (3.44%) Support Specialist
13 11 (3.44%) Test Analyst
14 10 (3.13%) C# Developer
15 8 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (29.38%) Web Services
2 90 (28.13%) Spring
3 89 (27.81%) J2EE
4 83 (25.94%) Hibernate
5 82 (25.63%) HTML
6 63 (19.69%) XML
7 58 (18.13%) SOAP
8 53 (16.56%) CSS
9 43 (13.44%) .NET
10 42 (13.13%) JSP
11 29 (9.06%) Struts
12 23 (7.19%) REST
13 22 (6.88%) jQuery
14 19 (5.94%) Java EE
15 16 (5.00%) HTML5
16 15 (4.69%) JPA
17 14 (4.38%) .NET Framework
18 13 (4.06%) WPF
18 13 (4.06%) Ajax
18 13 (4.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.63%) Statistics
2 17 (5.31%) Mobile App
3 12 (3.75%) Open Source
4 11 (3.44%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.44%) Mobile Banking
4 11 (3.44%) Digital Media
5 8 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.50%) iPhone
6 7 (2.19%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.56%) DTV
7 5 (1.56%) Physics
7 5 (1.56%) iPad
8 4 (1.25%) Arduino
9 3 (0.94%) GIS
9 3 (0.94%) PKI
9 3 (0.94%) IPTV
9 3 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.63%) iSeries
10 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.63%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.06%) Linux
2 35 (10.94%) Android
3 17 (5.31%) UNIX
3 17 (5.31%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.44%) Windows
5 5 (1.56%) CentOS
6 3 (0.94%) Solaris
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.63%) Debian
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (25.63%) Scrum
2 70 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (19.06%) OO
4 56 (17.50%) Software Engineering
5 55 (17.19%) MVC
6 50 (15.63%) UML
7 43 (13.44%) Unit Testing
8 33 (10.31%) TDD
9 30 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (7.81%) RAD
12 22 (6.88%) OOP
13 18 (5.63%) Android Development
14 17 (5.31%) Information Management
15 16 (5.00%) SOA
16 15 (4.69%) Software Architecture
17 14 (4.38%) Test Automation
17 14 (4.38%) Release Management
17 14 (4.38%) Configuration Management
18 13 (4.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (30.63%) SQL
2 85 (26.56%) JavaScript
3 49 (15.31%) C++
4 36 (11.25%) C#
5 33 (10.31%) Groovy
6 16 (5.00%) C
7 15 (4.69%) PHP
7 15 (4.69%) Bash Shell
8 13 (4.06%) ABAP
9 11 (3.44%) VB
10 10 (3.13%) Scala
10 10 (3.13%) Python
11 9 (2.81%) Perl
11 9 (2.81%) Clojure
12 8 (2.50%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.19%) XQuery
13 7 (2.19%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.19%) XPath
14 6 (1.88%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 55 (17.19%) Degree
2 12 (3.75%) SAP Certification
3 6 (1.88%) ISEB
4 4 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.31%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.44%) QA
2 7 (2.19%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (2.50%) Xen
2 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (21.25%) Oracle
2 30 (9.38%) IBM
3 18 (5.63%) SAP
4 14 (4.38%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.75%) Guidewire
6 9 (2.81%) Twitter
7 8 (2.50%) VMware
8 6 (1.88%) Adobe
9 5 (1.56%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.25%) JBoss
11 3 (0.94%) Remedy
11 3 (0.94%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.63%) T-Plan
12 2 (0.63%) Sencha
12 2 (0.63%) Zend
13 1 (0.31%) Kofax
13 1 (0.31%) Cisco
13 1 (0.31%) ILOG
13 1 (0.31%) Intel
13 1 (0.31%) Nortel
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £40000 per annum - bonus, flexitime etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - + Bonus + Healthcare + Pension 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago