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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Wales / South Wales
Rank 17 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 89 143 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.84% 11.71% 12.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.82% 23.56% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 82 119 128
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £29,219 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%

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
449 607 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.69% 49.71% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 394 517 579
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -8 63 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Newport -5 15 £40,000 +9.58% 1
Torfaen +19 5 £55,000 +42.85%
Caerphilly +3 3 £44,000 -6.38%
Bridgend +7 1 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 127 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (38.58%) Spring
3 79 (31.10%) JavaScript
4 74 (29.13%) Python
5 73 (28.74%) SQL
6 72 (28.35%) Hibernate
7 70 (27.56%) HTML
8 68 (26.77%) SOAP
9 62 (24.41%) Software Engineering
10 53 (20.87%) Scrum
10 53 (20.87%) REST
11 50 (19.69%) Web Services
11 50 (19.69%) C#
12 49 (19.29%) Linux
12 49 (19.29%) Degree
13 48 (18.90%) Oracle
13 48 (18.90%) CSS
14 47 (18.50%) OO
15 46 (18.11%) TDD
15 46 (18.11%) MongoDB
16 45 (17.72%) C++
16 45 (17.72%) PHP
17 38 (14.96%) Android
18 36 (14.17%) Finance
19 34 (13.39%) J2EE
19 34 (13.39%) NoSQL
20 32 (12.60%) DevOps
21 29 (11.42%) Java EE
21 29 (11.42%) SQL Server
21 29 (11.42%) Eclipse

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 27 (10.63%) Tomcat
2 21 (8.27%) JBoss
3 15 (5.91%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.94%) Apache Spark
5 9 (3.54%) IIS
5 9 (3.54%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.76%) Apache
6 7 (2.76%) NetWeaver
7 6 (2.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.97%) ColdFusion
9 4 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.18%) Confluence
11 2 (0.79%) Documentum
11 2 (0.79%) FileNet
11 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.39%) OpenROAD
12 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.97%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) IaaS
4 2 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.97%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.57%) Broadband
2 4 (1.57%) Firewall
3 3 (1.18%) Internet
3 3 (1.18%) MPLS
3 3 (1.18%) PBX
3 3 (1.18%) RTP
3 3 (1.18%) VoIP
3 3 (1.18%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.79%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.79%) HTTP
5 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.11%) MongoDB
2 34 (13.39%) NoSQL
3 29 (11.42%) SQL Server
4 26 (10.24%) MySQL
5 22 (8.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (8.27%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (7.48%) Hadoop
8 15 (5.91%) Big Data
9 14 (5.51%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.94%) Neo4j
10 10 (3.94%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.94%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.76%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.76%) HBase
11 7 (2.76%) Sqoop
12 3 (1.18%) SAP HANA
12 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.79%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.79%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (11.42%) Eclipse
2 27 (10.63%) Jenkins
3 26 (10.24%) JUnit
4 25 (9.84%) Maven
5 23 (9.06%) Git (software)
6 13 (5.12%) Selenium
7 12 (4.72%) JMeter
8 11 (4.33%) Subversion
9 9 (3.54%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.54%) Visual Studio
10 8 (3.15%) Ant
10 8 (3.15%) Mockito
11 6 (2.36%) Grunt
11 6 (2.36%) gulp
11 6 (2.36%) NetBeans
11 6 (2.36%) webpack
12 5 (1.97%) Toad
13 4 (1.57%) IntelliJ
13 4 (1.57%) Spock
14 3 (1.18%) VersionOne
General
1 36 (14.17%) Finance
2 20 (7.87%) Advertising
3 19 (7.48%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.72%) Banking
5 9 (3.54%) Games
5 9 (3.54%) Multimedia
6 7 (2.76%) Retail
7 2 (0.79%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 147 (57.87%) Developer
2 106 (41.73%) Java Developer
3 42 (16.54%) Senior Developer
3 42 (16.54%) Senior Java Developer
4 24 (9.45%) Software Developer
5 17 (6.69%) Software Engineer
6 16 (6.30%) Analyst
7 15 (5.91%) Java Engineer
8 14 (5.51%) Agile Developer
9 11 (4.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (3.94%) Junior
11 9 (3.54%) DBA
11 9 (3.54%) Senior Java Engineer
11 9 (3.54%) Test Engineer
12 8 (3.15%) Consultant
12 8 (3.15%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (3.15%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (3.15%) Support Engineer
13 7 (2.76%) Test Analyst
13 7 (2.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (38.58%) Spring
2 72 (28.35%) Hibernate
3 70 (27.56%) HTML
4 68 (26.77%) SOAP
5 53 (20.87%) REST
6 50 (19.69%) Web Services
7 48 (18.90%) CSS
8 34 (13.39%) J2EE
9 29 (11.42%) Java EE
10 28 (11.02%) .NET
10 28 (11.02%) HTML5
11 27 (10.63%) RESTful
12 22 (8.66%) jQuery
13 21 (8.27%) JPA
14 20 (7.87%) Ajax
14 20 (7.87%) Node.js
15 18 (7.09%) JSON
15 18 (7.09%) XML
16 16 (6.30%) JSF
17 12 (4.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.02%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.24%) User Experience
3 16 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.33%) Clustering
5 8 (3.15%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.36%) Fintech
7 4 (1.57%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.57%) Life Science
8 3 (1.18%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.18%) Digital TV
8 3 (1.18%) NHS
9 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.39%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.39%) EPoS
9 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.39%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.39%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.29%) Linux
2 38 (14.96%) Android
3 27 (10.63%) Apple iOS
3 27 (10.63%) Unix
4 10 (3.94%) Windows
5 5 (1.97%) CentOS
6 4 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.18%) Debian
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.39%) Solaris
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (24.41%) Software Engineering
3 53 (20.87%) Scrum
4 47 (18.50%) OO
5 46 (18.11%) TDD
6 32 (12.60%) DevOps
7 28 (11.02%) Web Development
8 23 (9.06%) Mentoring
8 23 (9.06%) Multithreading
9 21 (8.27%) BDD
10 20 (7.87%) Unit Testing
11 19 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (7.09%) OOP
13 17 (6.69%) SDLC
14 12 (4.72%) High Availability
14 12 (4.72%) MVC
15 11 (4.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (3.94%) Load Balancing
17 9 (3.54%) System Testing
18 8 (3.15%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 79 (31.10%) JavaScript
2 74 (29.13%) Python
3 73 (28.74%) SQL
4 50 (19.69%) C#
5 45 (17.72%) C++
5 45 (17.72%) PHP
6 29 (11.42%) Objective-C
7 25 (9.84%) Perl
8 23 (9.06%) Scala
9 17 (6.69%) Ruby
10 15 (5.91%) C
11 14 (5.51%) Bash Shell
12 12 (4.72%) Groovy
13 11 (4.33%) PL/SQL
14 7 (2.76%) ABAP
15 6 (2.36%) Apple Swift
15 6 (2.36%) Go
16 5 (1.97%) Korn
16 5 (1.97%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (19.29%) Degree
2 12 (4.72%) HND
3 6 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) ISEB
4 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) CISA
5 1 (0.39%) CISM
5 1 (0.39%) CISSP
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.39%) RHCE
5 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.12%) QA
2 3 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.76%) HDFS
2 3 (1.18%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.94%) Puppet
2 3 (1.18%) Ansible
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.39%) Kibana
4 1 (0.39%) logstash
4 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.39%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 48 (18.90%) Oracle
2 10 (3.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.54%) IBM
3 9 (3.54%) VMware
4 7 (2.76%) SAP
5 6 (2.36%) Cloudera
5 6 (2.36%) Hortonworks
6 5 (1.97%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.97%) CA Agile Central
6 5 (1.97%) Perforce
6 5 (1.97%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.57%) Google
7 4 (1.57%) Sony
8 3 (1.18%) Brocade
8 3 (1.18%) Cisco
8 3 (1.18%) hybris
8 3 (1.18%) RedGate
8 3 (1.18%) SonicWALL
8 3 (1.18%) Sybase
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