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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 194 187 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.62% 16.53% 12.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.98% 34.89% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 169 176 126
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
647 536 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.09% 47.39% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 549 496 509
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 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,100
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 27 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 27 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 -7 102 £35,000 +2.94% 23
Newport -4 43 £36,889 +13.50% 5
Torfaen -3 26 £35,500 +14.51%
Bridgend -1 17 £36,000 -1.36% 5
Caerphilly +15 3 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 201 (59.12%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (36.18%) Linux
3 100 (29.41%) Web Services
4 95 (27.94%) JavaScript
5 91 (26.76%) Scrum
6 90 (26.47%) C++
7 76 (22.35%) SQL
8 72 (21.18%) Perl
9 69 (20.29%) Python
10 66 (19.41%) Software Engineering
11 65 (19.12%) Jenkins
12 62 (18.24%) Degree
12 62 (18.24%) Spring
13 59 (17.35%) HTML
14 56 (16.47%) Oracle
14 56 (16.47%) TDD
15 49 (14.41%) SDLC
16 47 (13.82%) BDD
16 47 (13.82%) .NET
16 47 (13.82%) C#
17 46 (13.53%) JUnit
17 46 (13.53%) Bash Shell
18 45 (13.24%) REST
19 43 (12.65%) Windows
19 43 (12.65%) Hibernate
19 43 (12.65%) Telecoms
20 41 (12.06%) C
21 40 (11.76%) SQL Server
21 40 (11.76%) J2EE
22 39 (11.47%) Objective-C

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 26 (7.65%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.88%) JBoss
3 17 (5.00%) Confluence
4 15 (4.41%) Apache
5 8 (2.35%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.76%) Node.js
7 5 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.47%) IIS
8 4 (1.18%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.88%) CMS
9 3 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.59%) Documentum
10 2 (0.59%) Mule
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.29%) WordPress
11 1 (0.29%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.29%) WildFly
11 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (1.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Staffware
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.94%) PaaS
2 6 (1.76%) GitHub
2 6 (1.76%) SaaS
3 5 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.71%) HTTP
2 23 (6.76%) DVB
3 17 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.53%) Internet
5 9 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (1.76%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.59%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.59%) Firewall
7 2 (0.59%) DNS
7 2 (0.59%) VoIP
8 1 (0.29%) WAN
8 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.18%) MongoDB
3 31 (9.12%) Big Data
4 26 (7.65%) MySQL
5 23 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 22 (6.47%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.94%) Data Mining
8 9 (2.65%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.35%) VoltDB
10 6 (1.76%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.18%) DB2
11 4 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.88%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.88%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.88%) Voldemort
12 3 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.88%) HPCC
12 3 (0.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 65 (19.12%) Jenkins
2 46 (13.53%) JUnit
3 38 (11.18%) Cucumber
4 35 (10.29%) Selenium
5 34 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 32 (9.41%) Maven
7 31 (9.12%) Git (software)
8 28 (8.24%) JMeter
9 26 (7.65%) JIRA
9 26 (7.65%) Subversion
10 18 (5.29%) Hudson
11 17 (5.00%) NetBeans
12 13 (3.82%) Ant
13 11 (3.24%) TestLink
14 9 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 8 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (2.06%) Visual Studio
17 6 (1.76%) Artifactory
18 5 (1.47%) Gradle
19 4 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (12.65%) Telecoms
2 32 (9.41%) Finance
3 30 (8.82%) Advertising
4 26 (7.65%) Banking
5 13 (3.82%) Marketing
6 8 (2.35%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.06%) Retail
7 7 (2.06%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 150 (44.12%) Developer
2 75 (22.06%) Java Developer
3 52 (15.29%) Software Engineer
4 27 (7.94%) Analyst
5 23 (6.76%) Tester
5 23 (6.76%) Senior Developer
6 20 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.29%) Test Engineer
8 16 (4.71%) Team Leader
8 16 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (4.71%) Software Developer
9 15 (4.41%) Architect
10 13 (3.82%) Web Developer
10 13 (3.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (3.53%) Software Tester
12 11 (3.24%) J2EE Developer
12 11 (3.24%) Test Analyst
12 11 (3.24%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.94%) .NET Developer
14 9 (2.65%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (29.41%) Web Services
2 62 (18.24%) Spring
3 59 (17.35%) HTML
4 47 (13.82%) .NET
5 45 (13.24%) REST
6 43 (12.65%) Hibernate
7 40 (11.76%) J2EE
8 30 (8.82%) CSS
9 29 (8.53%) Java EE
10 26 (7.65%) SOAP
11 22 (6.47%) JSON
12 19 (5.59%) XML
12 19 (5.59%) HTML5
13 18 (5.29%) jQuery
14 17 (5.00%) ASP.NET
15 16 (4.71%) RESTful
16 15 (4.41%) JPA
17 13 (3.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 13 (3.82%) STL
17 13 (3.82%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.59%) User Experience
2 33 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.94%) Client/Server
4 26 (7.65%) Computer Science
5 21 (6.18%) DTV
6 16 (4.71%) Statistics
6 16 (4.71%) Digital Media
7 15 (4.41%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.53%) iPhone
8 12 (3.53%) iPad
8 12 (3.53%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.06%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.76%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.76%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.76%) Streaming Video
11 5 (1.47%) IPTV
12 4 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.18%) Grid Computing
13 3 (0.88%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.88%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 123 (36.18%) Linux
2 43 (12.65%) Windows
3 37 (10.88%) Android
4 28 (8.24%) Apple iOS
5 18 (5.29%) UNIX
6 13 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.53%) CentOS
8 6 (1.76%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.29%) AIX
10 1 (0.29%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.29%) Debian
10 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (59.12%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (26.76%) Scrum
3 66 (19.41%) Software Engineering
4 56 (16.47%) TDD
5 49 (14.41%) SDLC
6 47 (13.82%) BDD
7 38 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (10.29%) MVC
8 35 (10.29%) OO
9 29 (8.53%) Product Management
10 28 (8.24%) Test Management
11 25 (7.35%) UML
11 25 (7.35%) Continuous Delivery
12 24 (7.06%) Test Automation
13 23 (6.76%) ETL
14 22 (6.47%) Project Management
14 22 (6.47%) Regression Testing
15 21 (6.18%) API Testing
16 19 (5.59%) Automation Testing
16 19 (5.59%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (27.94%) JavaScript
2 90 (26.47%) C++
3 76 (22.35%) SQL
4 72 (21.18%) Perl
5 69 (20.29%) Python
6 47 (13.82%) C#
7 46 (13.53%) Bash Shell
8 41 (12.06%) C
9 39 (11.47%) Objective-C
10 28 (8.24%) PHP
11 18 (5.29%) Korn
12 15 (4.41%) Groovy
13 12 (3.53%) Ruby
14 10 (2.94%) Erlang
15 9 (2.65%) Scala
15 9 (2.65%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.47%) Lisp
16 5 (1.47%) Haskell
17 3 (0.88%) SystemTap
17 3 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 62 (18.24%) Degree
2 21 (6.18%) PMI Certification
3 19 (5.59%) PMP
4 15 (4.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 9 (2.65%) ISEB
6 8 (2.35%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.76%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) PhD
10 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.65%) QA
2 4 (1.18%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (1.76%) Snort
2 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.29%) vSphere
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.18%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.29%) SCSM
2 1 (0.29%) OpenView
2 1 (0.29%) Nagios
2 1 (0.29%) OPNET
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 56 (16.47%) Oracle
2 24 (7.06%) Perforce
3 16 (4.71%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.06%) TOWER Software
5 6 (1.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.18%) Lotus
6 4 (1.18%) VMware
7 3 (0.88%) Zend
7 3 (0.88%) Apple
7 3 (0.88%) Remedy
7 3 (0.88%) IBM
8 2 (0.59%) CA
8 2 (0.59%) BEA
8 2 (0.59%) Cisco
8 2 (0.59%) EMC
9 1 (0.29%) Citrix
9 1 (0.29%) Juniper
9 1 (0.29%) Compuware
9 1 (0.29%) HP
9 1 (0.29%) Dell
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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IntaPeople
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30,000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago