The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 191 135 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.86% 12.45% 13.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.17% 24.11% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 178 126 102
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
543 560 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.93% 51.66% 52.19%
Number of salaries quoted 501 508 392
Average salary £33,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.75% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Wales

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -1 95 £34,000 -2.85% 13
Newport +8 37 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Torfaen +2 31 £31,000 -13.88% 5
Bridgend +13 11 £36,500 +21.66%
Caerphilly +7 3 £36,000 -32.71%
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 127 (37.35%) JavaScript
2 112 (32.94%) HTML
3 99 (29.12%) SQL
4 85 (25.00%) Scrum
5 84 (24.71%) C++
6 83 (24.41%) Web Services
6 83 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (22.94%) Software Engineering
8 76 (22.35%) Spring
8 76 (22.35%) J2EE
9 74 (21.76%) OO
10 72 (21.18%) Hibernate
11 70 (20.59%) CSS
12 68 (20.00%) .NET
13 63 (18.53%) Groovy
14 60 (17.65%) Unit Testing
14 60 (17.65%) XML
14 60 (17.65%) Oracle
15 59 (17.35%) Degree
16 51 (15.00%) TDD
17 50 (14.71%) JUnit
18 49 (14.41%) C#
19 46 (13.53%) Jenkins
20 45 (13.24%) Android
20 45 (13.24%) SQL Server
20 45 (13.24%) Telecoms
21 40 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
22 38 (11.18%) Banking
23 37 (10.88%) Linux
24 36 (10.59%) MVC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 28 (8.24%) Tomcat
2 18 (5.29%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.71%) Confluence
3 16 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (3.53%) FileNet
5 11 (3.24%) LiveCycle
5 11 (3.24%) NetWeaver
6 10 (2.94%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.06%) Node.js
8 3 (0.88%) Apache
8 3 (0.88%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.59%) SAS
9 2 (0.59%) OpenROAD
9 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.29%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 16 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.88%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.18%) Basecamp
1 4 (1.18%) Trello
2 2 (0.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.35%) Internet
2 3 (0.88%) HTTP
2 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.59%) SSL
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.24%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.24%) Oracle Database
3 21 (6.18%) Relational Database
3 21 (6.18%) MongoDB
4 19 (5.59%) NoSQL
5 16 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (4.41%) RDBMS
7 13 (3.82%) MySQL
8 12 (3.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.47%) Big Data
10 4 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.88%) DB2
11 3 (0.88%) MaxDB
12 2 (0.59%) Ingres
13 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.29%) Jackrabbit
13 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (14.71%) JUnit
2 46 (13.53%) Jenkins
3 34 (10.00%) Selenium
4 33 (9.71%) Maven
5 26 (7.65%) SoapUI
6 25 (7.35%) Subversion
7 23 (6.76%) Eclipse
8 22 (6.47%) JIRA
9 20 (5.88%) Cucumber
10 19 (5.59%) Ant
11 18 (5.29%) Hudson
12 12 (3.53%) Rational Application Developer
12 12 (3.53%) Git (software)
13 11 (3.24%) WebDriver
13 11 (3.24%) CruiseControl
14 7 (2.06%) JBehave
15 6 (1.76%) Apache Ivy
16 5 (1.47%) ClearCase
16 5 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
17 4 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 45 (13.24%) Telecoms
2 38 (11.18%) Banking
3 33 (9.71%) Finance
4 19 (5.59%) Multimedia
4 19 (5.59%) Billing
5 9 (2.65%) Advertising
6 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.59%) Electronics
7 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Legal
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 159 (46.76%) Developer
2 74 (21.76%) Analyst
3 73 (21.47%) Java Developer
4 49 (14.41%) Software Engineer
5 35 (10.29%) Programmer
6 33 (9.71%) Test Engineer
7 29 (8.53%) Senior Analyst
8 26 (7.65%) Software Developer
9 21 (6.18%) Test Analyst
10 20 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 19 (5.59%) Automation Engineer
12 16 (4.71%) Senior Programmer
12 16 (4.71%) Analyst Programmer
12 16 (4.71%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 15 (4.41%) Java Programmer
13 15 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (4.41%) Graduate
13 15 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 14 (4.12%) Test Automation Engineer
15 13 (3.82%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (32.94%) HTML
2 83 (24.41%) Web Services
3 76 (22.35%) J2EE
3 76 (22.35%) Spring
4 72 (21.18%) Hibernate
5 70 (20.59%) CSS
6 68 (20.00%) .NET
7 60 (17.65%) XML
8 32 (9.41%) SOAP
9 30 (8.82%) HTML5
10 29 (8.53%) jQuery
10 29 (8.53%) Java EE
11 28 (8.24%) ASP.NET
12 26 (7.65%) Struts
13 18 (5.29%) JSP
13 18 (5.29%) .NET Framework
13 18 (5.29%) CSS3
14 16 (4.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 16 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (4.71%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.35%) Open Source
2 19 (5.59%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.53%) Digital Media
5 11 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.24%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.35%) Statistics
7 7 (2.06%) IPTV
7 7 (2.06%) iPhone
8 6 (1.76%) RIA
8 6 (1.76%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.76%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.47%) Physics
9 5 (1.47%) iPad
9 5 (1.47%) Arduino
10 4 (1.18%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.59%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.59%) DTV
11 2 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.24%) Android
2 37 (10.88%) Linux
3 34 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 18 (5.29%) UNIX
5 7 (2.06%) Windows
6 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (25.00%) Scrum
2 83 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (22.94%) Software Engineering
4 74 (21.76%) OO
5 60 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 51 (15.00%) TDD
7 40 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (10.59%) MVC
9 32 (9.41%) UML
10 28 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (7.94%) Test Automation
12 24 (7.06%) Release Management
12 24 (7.06%) OOD
12 24 (7.06%) SOA
13 20 (5.88%) DevOps
14 19 (5.59%) Configuration Management
14 19 (5.59%) RUP
14 19 (5.59%) DSDM
15 18 (5.29%) Requirements Analysis
16 17 (5.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 127 (37.35%) JavaScript
2 99 (29.12%) SQL
3 84 (24.71%) C++
4 63 (18.53%) Groovy
5 49 (14.41%) C#
6 35 (10.29%) PHP
7 19 (5.59%) C
7 19 (5.59%) Perl
8 17 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 16 (4.71%) Scala
10 15 (4.41%) Clojure
11 14 (4.12%) Bash Shell
11 14 (4.12%) Korn
12 12 (3.53%) Python
13 10 (2.94%) ABAP
14 7 (2.06%) RPG
15 4 (1.18%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.59%) VB
16 2 (0.59%) XQuery
16 2 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 59 (17.35%) Degree
2 9 (2.65%) ISEB
2 9 (2.65%) SAP Certification
3 5 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (17.65%) Oracle
2 36 (10.59%) Microsoft
3 32 (9.41%) IBM
4 16 (4.71%) Guidewire
5 15 (4.41%) Twitter
6 12 (3.53%) SAP
7 11 (3.24%) Adobe
8 7 (2.06%) Perforce
9 4 (1.18%) T-Plan
10 3 (0.88%) Coverity
10 3 (0.88%) Wind River
10 3 (0.88%) Informatica
11 2 (0.59%) Citrix
11 2 (0.59%) VMware
11 2 (0.59%) Zend
12 1 (0.29%) Telerik
12 1 (0.29%) iRise
12 1 (0.29%) Remedy
12 1 (0.29%) HP
12 1 (0.29%) JBoss
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago