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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 162 164 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.61% 14.07% 12.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 27.47% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 149 155 92
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
540 597 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.69% 51.20% 49.20%
Number of salaries quoted 497 550 390
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -2 90 £35,000 -6.66% 20
Newport +11 34 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Torfaen -1 21 £31,000 -5.34%
Bridgend +7 10 £36,500 -5.19% 2
Caerphilly +9 2 £38,750 -29.54% 1
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 129 (38.51%) HTML
2 123 (36.72%) JavaScript
3 102 (30.45%) SQL
4 88 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (24.78%) Scrum
5 83 (24.78%) Web Services
6 82 (24.48%) Spring
7 79 (23.58%) Hibernate
8 76 (22.69%) J2EE
8 76 (22.69%) C++
9 72 (21.49%) .NET
10 71 (21.19%) OO
10 71 (21.19%) Software Engineering
11 70 (20.90%) CSS
12 64 (19.10%) XML
12 64 (19.10%) Groovy
13 62 (18.51%) Unit Testing
14 58 (17.31%) Degree
15 55 (16.42%) C#
16 54 (16.12%) JUnit
17 53 (15.82%) Oracle
18 51 (15.22%) Jenkins
19 49 (14.63%) TDD
20 47 (14.03%) Telecoms
21 45 (13.43%) SQL Server
22 42 (12.54%) Android
23 41 (12.24%) PHP
24 40 (11.94%) Linux
25 39 (11.64%) Banking
25 39 (11.64%) Continuous Integration

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (10.15%) Tomcat
2 18 (5.37%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (4.48%) Confluence
5 12 (3.58%) FileNet
6 11 (3.28%) LiveCycle
7 8 (2.39%) Node.js
8 6 (1.79%) NetWeaver
9 4 (1.19%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.90%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.60%) Apache
12 1 (0.30%) WordPress
12 1 (0.30%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.90%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.19%) Trello
1 4 (1.19%) Basecamp
2 3 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.99%) Internet
2 3 (0.90%) HTTP
3 2 (0.60%) SSL
4 1 (0.30%) LDAP
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.16%) Oracle Database
3 22 (6.57%) MongoDB
4 20 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 20 (5.97%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.07%) MySQL
6 15 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (4.48%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.09%) Big Data
9 3 (0.90%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.90%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.30%) MaxDB
11 1 (0.30%) Jackrabbit
11 1 (0.30%) DB2
11 1 (0.30%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 54 (16.12%) JUnit
2 51 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 37 (11.04%) Selenium
4 35 (10.45%) Maven
5 29 (8.66%) Eclipse
6 26 (7.76%) SoapUI
7 25 (7.46%) Subversion
8 22 (6.57%) JIRA
8 22 (6.57%) Cucumber
9 19 (5.67%) Ant
10 17 (5.07%) Hudson
11 12 (3.58%) Rational Application Developer
11 12 (3.58%) Git (software)
12 11 (3.28%) WebDriver
12 11 (3.28%) CruiseControl
13 7 (2.09%) JBehave
13 7 (2.09%) Apache Ivy
14 5 (1.49%) JMeter
14 5 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
15 4 (1.19%) NUnit
General
1 47 (14.03%) Telecoms
2 39 (11.64%) Banking
3 27 (8.06%) Finance
4 19 (5.67%) Billing
5 15 (4.48%) Multimedia
6 13 (3.88%) Advertising
7 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.60%) Retail
8 2 (0.60%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 162 (48.36%) Developer
2 76 (22.69%) Java Developer
3 73 (21.79%) Analyst
4 44 (13.13%) Software Engineer
5 35 (10.45%) Test Engineer
6 31 (9.25%) Programmer
7 30 (8.96%) Software Developer
8 29 (8.66%) Senior Analyst
9 21 (6.27%) Test Analyst
9 21 (6.27%) Senior Developer
10 20 (5.97%) Automation Engineer
11 16 (4.78%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 16 (4.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 16 (4.78%) Senior Programmer
11 16 (4.78%) Analyst Programmer
12 15 (4.48%) Test Automation Engineer
12 15 (4.48%) Graduate
12 15 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (3.88%) .NET Developer
14 12 (3.58%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (38.51%) HTML
2 83 (24.78%) Web Services
3 82 (24.48%) Spring
4 79 (23.58%) Hibernate
5 76 (22.69%) J2EE
6 72 (21.49%) .NET
7 70 (20.90%) CSS
8 64 (19.10%) XML
9 34 (10.15%) HTML5
10 30 (8.96%) ASP.NET
10 30 (8.96%) SOAP
11 29 (8.66%) Java EE
11 29 (8.66%) jQuery
12 23 (6.87%) Struts
13 21 (6.27%) JSP
14 19 (5.67%) CSS3
14 19 (5.67%) JPA
15 18 (5.37%) .NET Framework
16 17 (5.07%) REST
16 17 (5.07%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.06%) Open Source
2 23 (6.87%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.48%) Digital Media
5 11 (3.28%) Mathematics
6 10 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.39%) RIA
8 7 (2.09%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.09%) IPTV
9 6 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (1.79%) iPad
10 5 (1.49%) iPhone
10 5 (1.49%) Physics
11 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.19%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.90%) Arduino
13 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
14 1 (0.30%) Embedded Systems
14 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.54%) Android
2 40 (11.94%) Linux
3 35 (10.45%) Apple iOS
4 16 (4.78%) UNIX
5 7 (2.09%) Windows
6 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (24.78%) Scrum
3 71 (21.19%) OO
3 71 (21.19%) Software Engineering
4 62 (18.51%) Unit Testing
5 49 (14.63%) TDD
6 39 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (10.15%) MVC
8 28 (8.36%) Test Automation
9 27 (8.06%) OOD
10 25 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (7.46%) Release Management
10 25 (7.46%) UML
11 23 (6.87%) SOA
12 20 (5.97%) OOP
13 18 (5.37%) DSDM
13 18 (5.37%) RUP
13 18 (5.37%) Regression Testing
13 18 (5.37%) BDD
14 17 (5.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 123 (36.72%) JavaScript
2 102 (30.45%) SQL
3 76 (22.69%) C++
4 64 (19.10%) Groovy
5 55 (16.42%) C#
6 41 (12.24%) PHP
7 20 (5.97%) C
7 20 (5.97%) Perl
8 19 (5.67%) RPG
9 15 (4.48%) Scala
9 15 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 15 (4.48%) Objective-C
10 14 (4.18%) Korn
10 14 (4.18%) Clojure
11 13 (3.88%) Python
12 6 (1.79%) ABAP
13 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.90%) Ruby
14 2 (0.60%) XPath
14 2 (0.60%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (17.31%) Degree
2 9 (2.69%) ISEB
3 7 (2.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.49%) SAP Certification
5 4 (1.19%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (15.82%) Oracle
2 37 (11.04%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.96%) IBM
4 16 (4.78%) Guidewire
5 14 (4.18%) Twitter
6 12 (3.58%) Adobe
7 7 (2.09%) SAP
7 7 (2.09%) Perforce
8 4 (1.19%) T-Plan
9 3 (0.90%) Wind River
9 3 (0.90%) Coverity
9 3 (0.90%) Informatica
10 2 (0.60%) VMware
10 2 (0.60%) Zend
10 2 (0.60%) Citrix
11 1 (0.30%) iRise
11 1 (0.30%) JBoss
11 1 (0.30%) HP
11 1 (0.30%) Apple
11 1 (0.30%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 Per Annum Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IBO
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per year + pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Eurofoods Group LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000 - £32220 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago