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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 133 210 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.75% 18.21% 11.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.85% 29.70% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 120 183 91
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
582 707 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.41% 61.32% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 534 645 486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 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 December 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 -7 82 £35,000 -30.00% 23
Torfaen +10 28 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Newport -11 8 £35,000 -9.75% 1
Bridgend 0 6 £35,000 -9.09%
Monmouthshire -6 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 132 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (34.60%) SQL
3 100 (31.75%) HTML
4 84 (26.67%) Spring
5 80 (25.40%) JavaScript
6 71 (22.54%) C++
7 69 (21.90%) Web Services
8 61 (19.37%) Scrum
9 58 (18.41%) C#
10 57 (18.10%) .NET
11 56 (17.78%) Hibernate
12 54 (17.14%) PHP
12 54 (17.14%) Linux
13 53 (16.83%) OO
14 48 (15.24%) J2EE
14 48 (15.24%) Software Engineering
15 46 (14.60%) XML
16 45 (14.29%) Finance
17 43 (13.65%) Unit Testing
18 41 (13.02%) Degree
19 39 (12.38%) CSS
19 39 (12.38%) Advertising
20 37 (11.75%) JUnit
20 37 (11.75%) Oracle
21 35 (11.11%) TDD
21 35 (11.11%) Android
21 35 (11.11%) HTML5
22 33 (10.48%) MySQL
23 32 (10.16%) OOP
24 31 (9.84%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 30 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 15 (4.76%) Apache
3 12 (3.81%) Node.js
4 10 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.59%) IIS
7 5 (1.59%) JBoss
8 4 (1.27%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.27%) SAS
8 4 (1.27%) CMS
8 4 (1.27%) Confluence
9 3 (0.95%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.95%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.32%) FileNet
11 1 (0.32%) WordPress
11 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.27%) SPSS
2 4 (1.27%) EViews
3 3 (0.95%) MS Project
3 3 (0.95%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Staffware
2 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.71%) PaaS
2 8 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.27%) Basecamp
3 4 (1.27%) Trello
4 2 (0.63%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.03%) HTTP
2 18 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.76%) Internet
4 3 (0.95%) DNS
4 3 (0.95%) SSL
5 2 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.63%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.32%) Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) LDAP
6 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.48%) MySQL
2 31 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 26 (8.25%) Big Data
4 19 (6.03%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.81%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.49%) Data Mining
6 11 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (3.17%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.17%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.54%) CouchDB
9 6 (1.90%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.32%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.32%) Informix
Development Applications
1 37 (11.75%) JUnit
2 31 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 28 (8.89%) Eclipse
4 19 (6.03%) Selenium
4 19 (6.03%) Cucumber
5 14 (4.44%) Subversion
6 12 (3.81%) Maven
6 12 (3.81%) Spock
7 10 (3.17%) Git (software)
8 9 (2.86%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.54%) Gradle
9 8 (2.54%) Mockito
9 8 (2.54%) Apache Ivy
10 7 (2.22%) MSTest
10 7 (2.22%) NetBeans
11 6 (1.90%) JIRA
11 6 (1.90%) Ant
12 5 (1.59%) JMeter
13 4 (1.27%) NUnit
13 4 (1.27%) PowerBuilder
General
1 45 (14.29%) Finance
2 39 (12.38%) Advertising
3 23 (7.30%) Marketing
4 16 (5.08%) Banking
4 16 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.22%) Billing
6 5 (1.59%) Retail
6 5 (1.59%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.95%) Games
8 3 (0.95%) Automotive
8 3 (0.95%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (56.19%) Developer
2 93 (29.52%) Java Developer
3 41 (13.02%) Software Engineer
4 31 (9.84%) Software Developer
4 31 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 29 (9.21%) Analyst
6 23 (7.30%) Programmer
7 22 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (5.71%) Test Engineer
9 17 (5.40%) Team Leader
10 14 (4.44%) C++ Developer
10 14 (4.44%) Graduate
10 14 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (3.81%) .NET Developer
12 11 (3.49%) Development Team Leader
12 11 (3.49%) Development Manager
13 10 (3.17%) Analyst Programmer
13 10 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (3.17%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 10 (3.17%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (31.75%) HTML
2 84 (26.67%) Spring
3 69 (21.90%) Web Services
4 57 (18.10%) .NET
5 56 (17.78%) Hibernate
6 48 (15.24%) J2EE
7 46 (14.60%) XML
8 39 (12.38%) CSS
9 35 (11.11%) HTML5
10 30 (9.52%) REST
11 24 (7.62%) ASP.NET
11 24 (7.62%) SOAP
12 22 (6.98%) Java EE
13 17 (5.40%) jQuery
14 15 (4.76%) WCF
15 14 (4.44%) JSF
15 14 (4.44%) .NET Framework
16 13 (4.13%) JPA
17 12 (3.81%) Qt
17 12 (3.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.62%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.35%) Open Source
3 18 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.13%) Digital Media
6 10 (3.17%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.86%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.54%) User Experience
8 8 (2.54%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.22%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.90%) iPad
10 6 (1.90%) DTV
10 6 (1.90%) Statistics
11 5 (1.59%) RIA
11 5 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.59%) iPhone
11 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.95%) Replication
13 3 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (17.14%) Linux
2 35 (11.11%) Android
3 26 (8.25%) Apple iOS
4 24 (7.62%) UNIX
5 13 (4.13%) Windows
6 5 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.95%) CentOS
8 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.63%) Solaris
8 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (41.90%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (19.37%) Scrum
3 53 (16.83%) OO
4 48 (15.24%) Software Engineering
5 43 (13.65%) Unit Testing
6 35 (11.11%) TDD
7 32 (10.16%) OOP
8 30 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (8.57%) E-Commerce
9 27 (8.57%) MVC
10 22 (6.98%) BDD
11 21 (6.67%) Mobile Marketing
12 20 (6.35%) OOD
13 18 (5.71%) Web Development
13 18 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (5.40%) Mentoring
14 17 (5.40%) Release Management
15 14 (4.44%) Android Development
16 13 (4.13%) Test Automation
17 11 (3.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (34.60%) SQL
2 80 (25.40%) JavaScript
3 71 (22.54%) C++
4 58 (18.41%) C#
5 54 (17.14%) PHP
6 31 (9.84%) C
7 26 (8.25%) Python
8 23 (7.30%) RPG
9 22 (6.98%) Groovy
10 18 (5.71%) Objective-C
11 16 (5.08%) Perl
12 11 (3.49%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.54%) Korn
14 6 (1.90%) Ruby
15 5 (1.59%) Erlang
16 4 (1.27%) R
16 4 (1.27%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.95%) XAML
17 3 (0.95%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (13.02%) Degree
2 10 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.54%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.27%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.62%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Snort
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) Nagios
2 2 (0.63%) Zenoss
2 2 (0.63%) Puppet
2 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.32%) OpenView
3 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.32%) OPNET
Vendors
1 37 (11.75%) Oracle
2 21 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.54%) IBM
4 6 (1.90%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.59%) Informatica
5 5 (1.59%) TOWER Software
6 4 (1.27%) Perforce
6 4 (1.27%) Lotus
6 4 (1.27%) HP
6 4 (1.27%) Sencha
6 4 (1.27%) Guidewire
7 3 (0.95%) LexisNexis
7 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.95%) BEA
7 3 (0.95%) SAP
8 2 (0.63%) Citrix
8 2 (0.63%) Apple
8 2 (0.63%) VMware
9 1 (0.32%) NetScout
9 1 (0.32%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £29K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £31342 - £37394 per annum + benifits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago