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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 174 186 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.16% 16.68% 11.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.48% 37.35% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 153 174 108
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
611 498 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.72% 44.66% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 520 457 492
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(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 80 £35,000 +2.94% 13
Newport -4 36 £35,369 +8.82% 2
Torfaen -4 30 £38,500 +26.22% 1
Bridgend +2 15 £36,000 -1.36% 1
Caerphilly +10 1 £45,000 +11.11%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £26,000 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 187 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (34.78%) Linux
3 99 (30.75%) JavaScript
4 92 (28.57%) Scrum
5 88 (27.33%) C++
6 85 (26.40%) Web Services
7 74 (22.98%) Perl
8 68 (21.12%) Software Engineering
9 62 (19.25%) HTML
10 61 (18.94%) SQL
11 60 (18.63%) Python
12 59 (18.32%) Degree
13 57 (17.70%) Spring
14 55 (17.08%) Jenkins
15 50 (15.53%) Objective-C
15 50 (15.53%) Oracle
16 48 (14.91%) JUnit
16 48 (14.91%) TDD
17 45 (13.98%) .NET
17 45 (13.98%) Windows
18 44 (13.66%) C#
18 44 (13.66%) Bash Shell
19 43 (13.35%) J2EE
20 42 (13.04%) C
20 42 (13.04%) HTTP
20 42 (13.04%) Hibernate
20 42 (13.04%) REST
20 42 (13.04%) SDLC
21 41 (12.73%) Android
22 40 (12.42%) Continuous Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 21 (6.52%) Confluence
3 16 (4.97%) JBoss
4 14 (4.35%) Apache
5 9 (2.80%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.17%) IIS
7 5 (1.55%) Node.js
7 5 (1.55%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.24%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.93%) CMS
9 3 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.62%) Documentum
11 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.31%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.31%) Mule
11 1 (0.31%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (1.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.11%) PaaS
2 6 (1.86%) GitHub
3 5 (1.55%) SaaS
4 4 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 42 (13.04%) HTTP
2 29 (9.01%) DVB
3 17 (5.28%) TCP/IP
4 16 (4.97%) Internet
5 7 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (1.55%) tcpdump
7 3 (0.93%) DNS
8 2 (0.62%) Firewall
9 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.31%) MPLS
9 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.80%) MongoDB
2 35 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 29 (9.01%) Big Data
4 26 (8.07%) Relational Database
5 25 (7.76%) NoSQL
6 23 (7.14%) MySQL
7 10 (3.11%) Data Mining
7 10 (3.11%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.80%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.48%) VoltDB
10 5 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.24%) DB2
11 4 (1.24%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (0.93%) HPCC
12 3 (0.93%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.93%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.62%) Riak
13 2 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.62%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (17.08%) Jenkins
2 48 (14.91%) JUnit
3 35 (10.87%) Cucumber
4 34 (10.56%) JIRA
5 32 (9.94%) Selenium
6 25 (7.76%) Eclipse
6 25 (7.76%) Git (software)
7 24 (7.45%) JMeter
8 22 (6.83%) Subversion
8 22 (6.83%) Maven
9 13 (4.04%) TestLink
10 10 (3.11%) Hudson
10 10 (3.11%) NetBeans
11 8 (2.48%) Ant
11 8 (2.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (2.17%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.86%) Artifactory
14 4 (1.24%) Xcode
14 4 (1.24%) FitNesse
General
1 35 (10.87%) Finance
2 32 (9.94%) Telecoms
3 30 (9.32%) Advertising
4 19 (5.90%) Banking
5 12 (3.73%) Marketing
6 5 (1.55%) Retail
6 5 (1.55%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.93%) Back Office
7 3 (0.93%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (43.48%) Developer
2 67 (20.81%) Java Developer
3 50 (15.53%) Software Engineer
4 24 (7.45%) Tester
5 22 (6.83%) Senior Developer
6 19 (5.90%) Analyst
6 19 (5.90%) Team Leader
7 18 (5.59%) Project Manager
8 16 (4.97%) Software Developer
9 15 (4.66%) Architect
9 15 (4.66%) Test Engineer
10 13 (4.04%) Software Tester
11 12 (3.73%) Web Developer
11 12 (3.73%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (3.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 11 (3.42%) C++ Developer
13 10 (3.11%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.11%) Test Analyst
14 9 (2.80%) J2EE Developer
14 9 (2.80%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (26.40%) Web Services
2 62 (19.25%) HTML
3 57 (17.70%) Spring
4 45 (13.98%) .NET
5 43 (13.35%) J2EE
6 42 (13.04%) Hibernate
6 42 (13.04%) REST
7 26 (8.07%) Java EE
8 24 (7.45%) CSS
9 23 (7.14%) jQuery
10 22 (6.83%) HTML5
11 20 (6.21%) JSON
12 19 (5.90%) SOAP
13 17 (5.28%) ASP.NET
14 16 (4.97%) XML
14 16 (4.97%) PlayReady
15 15 (4.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 15 (4.66%) STL
16 12 (3.73%) RESTful
16 12 (3.73%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.18%) User Experience
2 32 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 27 (8.39%) Computer Science
5 19 (5.90%) Statistics
6 18 (5.59%) DTV
7 17 (5.28%) iPhone
8 16 (4.97%) iPad
8 16 (4.97%) Mobile App
9 13 (4.04%) Digital Media
10 12 (3.73%) Data Centre
11 8 (2.48%) Cryptography
11 8 (2.48%) Streaming Video
12 6 (1.86%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.55%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.55%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.24%) Over-the-Top Content
14 4 (1.24%) Video on Demand
14 4 (1.24%) Grid Computing
15 3 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 112 (34.78%) Linux
2 45 (13.98%) Windows
3 41 (12.73%) Android
4 36 (11.18%) Apple iOS
5 16 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.35%) CentOS
6 14 (4.35%) UNIX
7 8 (2.48%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.31%) Debian
10 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (58.07%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (28.57%) Scrum
3 68 (21.12%) Software Engineering
4 48 (14.91%) TDD
5 42 (13.04%) SDLC
6 40 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (12.42%) BDD
7 34 (10.56%) OO
8 30 (9.32%) MVC
8 30 (9.32%) Product Management
9 28 (8.70%) Test Management
10 23 (7.14%) Regression Testing
11 22 (6.83%) Test Automation
11 22 (6.83%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (6.52%) Mentoring
12 21 (6.52%) UML
13 20 (6.21%) ETL
14 19 (5.90%) Project Management
15 18 (5.59%) API Testing
15 18 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 99 (30.75%) JavaScript
2 88 (27.33%) C++
3 74 (22.98%) Perl
4 61 (18.94%) SQL
5 60 (18.63%) Python
6 50 (15.53%) Objective-C
7 44 (13.66%) C#
7 44 (13.66%) Bash Shell
8 42 (13.04%) C
9 26 (8.07%) PHP
10 20 (6.21%) Korn
11 14 (4.35%) Scala
12 13 (4.04%) Groovy
13 10 (3.11%) Ruby
14 8 (2.48%) Shell Script
14 8 (2.48%) Erlang
15 5 (1.55%) Go
16 4 (1.24%) Haskell
16 4 (1.24%) Lisp
17 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (18.32%) Degree
2 18 (5.59%) PMI Certification
3 16 (4.97%) PMP
4 12 (3.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 9 (2.80%) ISEB
6 8 (2.48%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.86%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.28%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.55%) Snort
2 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.55%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.31%) Nagios
2 1 (0.31%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 50 (15.53%) Oracle
2 29 (9.01%) Perforce
3 18 (5.59%) Red Hat
4 6 (1.86%) TOWER Software
4 6 (1.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.55%) BEA
6 4 (1.24%) Lotus
7 3 (0.93%) VMware
7 3 (0.93%) Zend
8 2 (0.62%) Remedy
8 2 (0.62%) EMC
9 1 (0.31%) CA
9 1 (0.31%) Dell
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco
9 1 (0.31%) IBM
9 1 (0.31%) Apple
9 1 (0.31%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.31%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.31%) Brocade
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Tailored Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 46k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 46k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Tailored Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115
Posted: 12 days ago
South Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Tailored Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 23 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago