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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 169 158 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.84% 13.14% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.53% 23.65% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 151 148 84
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
536 668 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 50.23% 55.57% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 476 613 393
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +3 118 £37,500 - 28
Newport +5 20 £36,250 +1.30% 2
Torfaen -2 17 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Bridgend +6 9 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 185 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (35.65%) HTML
3 120 (33.43%) JavaScript
4 116 (32.31%) SQL
5 99 (27.58%) Scrum
6 85 (23.68%) Spring
7 81 (22.56%) .NET
8 80 (22.28%) Web Services
9 74 (20.61%) OO
9 74 (20.61%) Hibernate
10 72 (20.06%) C++
11 71 (19.78%) Software Engineering
12 67 (18.66%) Groovy
13 66 (18.38%) J2EE
14 63 (17.55%) C#
15 62 (17.27%) CSS
16 61 (16.99%) XML
17 59 (16.43%) Oracle
17 59 (16.43%) JUnit
17 59 (16.43%) Unit Testing
18 55 (15.32%) PHP
19 53 (14.76%) Jenkins
20 51 (14.21%) SQL Server
21 49 (13.65%) TDD
22 48 (13.37%) Degree
23 43 (11.98%) Linux
24 42 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
25 41 (11.42%) Selenium
26 39 (10.86%) Microsoft
27 38 (10.58%) Android

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 29 (8.08%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.34%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.34%) Node.js
3 11 (3.06%) Confluence
3 11 (3.06%) FileNet
4 10 (2.79%) LiveCycle
4 10 (2.79%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.39%) ColdFusion
7 4 (1.11%) Apache
7 4 (1.11%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.84%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.84%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.28%) IIS
9 1 (0.28%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.84%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.11%) Basecamp
2 4 (1.11%) Trello
3 3 (0.84%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.62%) Internet
2 7 (1.95%) HTTP
3 4 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.84%) SSL
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) LDAP
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) Wireless
5 1 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.28%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.52%) MySQL
3 24 (6.69%) Oracle Database
4 22 (6.13%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.29%) Relational Database
6 18 (5.01%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (3.06%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (2.23%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.23%) Big Data
11 7 (1.95%) CouchDB
11 7 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.28%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 59 (16.43%) JUnit
2 53 (14.76%) Jenkins
3 41 (11.42%) Selenium
4 34 (9.47%) Maven
5 32 (8.91%) Eclipse
6 28 (7.80%) SoapUI
7 25 (6.96%) Cucumber
8 24 (6.69%) Subversion
9 18 (5.01%) JIRA
10 17 (4.74%) Ant
11 13 (3.62%) Hudson
12 12 (3.34%) Git (software)
13 11 (3.06%) WebDriver
13 11 (3.06%) Apache Ivy
14 10 (2.79%) CruiseControl
15 7 (1.95%) JBehave
15 7 (1.95%) Mockito
15 7 (1.95%) Gradle
16 6 (1.67%) Rational Application Developer
17 5 (1.39%) JMeter
General
1 36 (10.03%) Finance
2 35 (9.75%) Telecoms
3 28 (7.80%) Banking
4 22 (6.13%) Advertising
5 14 (3.90%) Billing
6 11 (3.06%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.84%) Marketing
7 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Retail
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 167 (46.52%) Developer
2 87 (24.23%) Java Developer
3 65 (18.11%) Analyst
4 55 (15.32%) Software Engineer
5 36 (10.03%) Test Engineer
6 34 (9.47%) Software Developer
7 26 (7.24%) Programmer
8 24 (6.69%) Test Analyst
9 22 (6.13%) Senior Developer
10 21 (5.85%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (5.57%) Team Leader
11 20 (5.57%) Automation Engineer
12 17 (4.74%) Graduate
13 16 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
14 15 (4.18%) Test Automation Engineer
15 14 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 14 (3.90%) Development Team Leader
16 13 (3.62%) .NET Developer
16 13 (3.62%) Graduate Developer
17 12 (3.34%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (35.65%) HTML
2 85 (23.68%) Spring
3 81 (22.56%) .NET
4 80 (22.28%) Web Services
5 74 (20.61%) Hibernate
6 66 (18.38%) J2EE
7 62 (17.27%) CSS
8 61 (16.99%) XML
9 37 (10.31%) HTML5
10 36 (10.03%) SOAP
11 30 (8.36%) ASP.NET
11 30 (8.36%) jQuery
12 28 (7.80%) Java EE
13 22 (6.13%) REST
14 19 (5.29%) JPA
15 18 (5.01%) .NET Framework
15 18 (5.01%) JSF
16 17 (4.74%) XHTML
16 17 (4.74%) CSS3
17 16 (4.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.08%) Open Source
2 23 (6.41%) Mobile App
3 19 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.46%) Digital Media
5 9 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.23%) RIA
6 8 (2.23%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.95%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.95%) IPTV
8 6 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.67%) iPad
8 6 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.84%) Statistics
10 3 (0.84%) iPhone
10 3 (0.84%) Physics
11 2 (0.56%) Arduino
11 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.98%) Linux
2 38 (10.58%) Android
3 33 (9.19%) Apple iOS
4 20 (5.57%) UNIX
5 8 (2.23%) Windows
6 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (51.53%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (27.58%) Scrum
3 74 (20.61%) OO
4 71 (19.78%) Software Engineering
5 59 (16.43%) Unit Testing
6 49 (13.65%) TDD
7 42 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (10.58%) Mentoring
9 31 (8.64%) MVC
10 28 (7.80%) Test Automation
11 27 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (7.24%) Release Management
12 26 (7.24%) OOD
13 24 (6.69%) OOP
13 24 (6.69%) BDD
14 22 (6.13%) SOA
15 19 (5.29%) Pair Programming
15 19 (5.29%) UML
16 18 (5.01%) Regression Testing
17 17 (4.74%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 120 (33.43%) JavaScript
2 116 (32.31%) SQL
3 72 (20.06%) C++
4 67 (18.66%) Groovy
5 63 (17.55%) C#
6 55 (15.32%) PHP
7 26 (7.24%) RPG
8 21 (5.85%) Perl
9 20 (5.57%) C
10 17 (4.74%) Python
11 15 (4.18%) Bash Shell
12 14 (3.90%) Korn
13 13 (3.62%) Objective-C
14 11 (3.06%) Scala
14 11 (3.06%) Clojure
15 4 (1.11%) Ruby
15 4 (1.11%) ABAP
16 3 (0.84%) Erlang
17 2 (0.56%) XPath
17 2 (0.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 48 (13.37%) Degree
2 9 (2.51%) ISEB
2 9 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.84%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.01%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.11%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.28%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (16.43%) Oracle
2 39 (10.86%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.41%) IBM
4 11 (3.06%) Adobe
4 11 (3.06%) Twitter
5 10 (2.79%) Guidewire
6 7 (1.95%) Informatica
6 7 (1.95%) Perforce
7 4 (1.11%) SAP
7 4 (1.11%) T-Plan
8 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.84%) Coverity
8 3 (0.84%) Wind River
9 2 (0.56%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.56%) Zend
9 2 (0.56%) VMware
9 2 (0.56%) JBoss
9 2 (0.56%) Citrix
10 1 (0.28%) Apple
10 1 (0.28%) HP
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40 - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cwmbran
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: flexible
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago