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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 139 162 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.82% 17.63% 15.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.75% 31.15% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 125 127 112
Average salary £36,000 £44,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.10% +36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £57,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
639 520 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.34% 56.58% 58.86%
Number of salaries quoted 587 464 476
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -6 95 £35,000 -26.31% 27
Torfaen +5 28 £37,500 -8.53% 2
Bridgend +7 6 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Monmouthshire -8 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Newport -27 2 £37,000 -4.59%
Glamorgan - 2 - -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 121 (39.03%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (30.00%) HTML
2 93 (30.00%) SQL
3 92 (29.68%) Spring
4 72 (23.23%) JavaScript
5 71 (22.90%) Web Services
6 65 (20.97%) C++
7 64 (20.65%) Hibernate
8 62 (20.00%) Scrum
9 56 (18.06%) Software Engineering
10 55 (17.74%) J2EE
11 50 (16.13%) OO
12 48 (15.48%) Linux
12 48 (15.48%) Finance
13 45 (14.52%) C#
14 43 (13.87%) Advertising
15 42 (13.55%) Oracle
16 41 (13.23%) PHP
16 41 (13.23%) Unit Testing
16 41 (13.23%) Android
17 40 (12.90%) XML
18 38 (12.26%) .NET
18 38 (12.26%) REST
19 37 (11.94%) OOP
20 36 (11.61%) C
20 36 (11.61%) Degree
21 35 (11.29%) HTML5
22 34 (10.97%) HTTP
23 33 (10.65%) JUnit
23 33 (10.65%) MySQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 32 (10.32%) Tomcat
2 18 (5.81%) Apache
3 13 (4.19%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.23%) Node.js
5 8 (2.58%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.58%) Confluence
6 7 (2.26%) IIS
6 7 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.61%) JBoss
8 4 (1.29%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.29%) SAS
8 4 (1.29%) CMS
9 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.65%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.65%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.32%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.29%) EViews
2 4 (1.29%) SPSS
3 3 (0.97%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) MS Office
4 1 (0.32%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (2.26%) Staffware
2 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.45%) PaaS
2 7 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) GitHub
3 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.97%) HTTP
2 22 (7.10%) TCP/IP
3 18 (5.81%) Internet
4 6 (1.94%) DVB
5 4 (1.29%) DNS
6 3 (0.97%) SSL
7 2 (0.65%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.32%) Wireless
8 1 (0.32%) VoIP
8 1 (0.32%) LDAP
8 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.65%) MySQL
2 24 (7.74%) Big Data
3 21 (6.77%) SQL Server
3 21 (6.77%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.52%) RDBMS
6 13 (4.19%) Data Mining
7 12 (3.87%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.90%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.58%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.26%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.32%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.32%) Informix
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (10.65%) JUnit
2 27 (8.71%) Jenkins
3 26 (8.39%) Eclipse
4 17 (5.48%) Cucumber
5 16 (5.16%) Subversion
6 14 (4.52%) JIRA
6 14 (4.52%) Selenium
6 14 (4.52%) Maven
7 9 (2.90%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.58%) Ant
9 7 (2.26%) NetBeans
9 7 (2.26%) Mockito
9 7 (2.26%) Gradle
9 7 (2.26%) Apache Ivy
9 7 (2.26%) Spock
10 5 (1.61%) JMeter
11 4 (1.29%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.97%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.97%) MSTest
General
1 48 (15.48%) Finance
2 43 (13.87%) Advertising
3 25 (8.06%) Marketing
4 15 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.52%) Banking
6 6 (1.94%) Automotive
7 5 (1.61%) Retail
7 5 (1.61%) Billing
8 4 (1.29%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.97%) Law
9 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.65%) Games
10 2 (0.65%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) Military
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 178 (57.42%) Developer
2 106 (34.19%) Java Developer
3 45 (14.52%) Software Engineer
4 34 (10.97%) Senior Developer
5 28 (9.03%) Software Developer
6 22 (7.10%) Analyst
6 22 (7.10%) Programmer
7 20 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (6.45%) Team Leader
8 16 (5.16%) C++ Developer
9 15 (4.84%) Android Developer
10 13 (4.19%) Development Manager
11 12 (3.87%) Development Team Leader
11 12 (3.87%) Java Programmer
12 11 (3.55%) Software Manager
12 11 (3.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.23%) C++ Software Developer
13 10 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
13 10 (3.23%) C Developer
14 9 (2.90%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (30.00%) HTML
2 92 (29.68%) Spring
3 71 (22.90%) Web Services
4 64 (20.65%) Hibernate
5 55 (17.74%) J2EE
6 40 (12.90%) XML
7 38 (12.26%) .NET
7 38 (12.26%) REST
8 35 (11.29%) HTML5
9 32 (10.32%) Java EE
10 28 (9.03%) CSS
11 25 (8.06%) SOAP
12 18 (5.81%) jQuery
13 16 (5.16%) Qt
13 16 (5.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 16 (5.16%) STL
14 15 (4.84%) iOS SDK
14 15 (4.84%) Android SDK
15 13 (4.19%) JSP
15 13 (4.19%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.06%) Computer Science
2 19 (6.13%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.48%) Open Source
4 14 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.19%) Digital Media
6 10 (3.23%) User Experience
6 10 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.90%) Statistics
7 9 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.58%) iPhone
8 8 (2.58%) iPad
8 8 (2.58%) N-Tier
8 8 (2.58%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.26%) DTV
9 7 (2.26%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.94%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.29%) Clustering
12 3 (0.97%) Replication
12 3 (0.97%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.48%) Linux
2 41 (13.23%) Android
3 32 (10.32%) Apple iOS
4 22 (7.10%) UNIX
5 20 (6.45%) Windows
6 8 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.61%) CentOS
8 3 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.65%) Solaris
10 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (39.03%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (20.00%) Scrum
3 56 (18.06%) Software Engineering
4 50 (16.13%) OO
5 41 (13.23%) Unit Testing
6 37 (11.94%) OOP
7 30 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (9.03%) E-Commerce
8 28 (9.03%) TDD
9 27 (8.71%) Mentoring
10 23 (7.42%) Mobile Marketing
10 23 (7.42%) Android Development
10 23 (7.42%) BDD
11 20 (6.45%) OOD
12 19 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (5.81%) MVC
14 17 (5.48%) Web Development
15 14 (4.52%) iOS Development
16 13 (4.19%) Release Management
17 12 (3.87%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (30.00%) SQL
2 72 (23.23%) JavaScript
3 65 (20.97%) C++
4 45 (14.52%) C#
5 41 (13.23%) PHP
6 36 (11.61%) C
7 27 (8.71%) Objective-C
8 24 (7.74%) Python
9 23 (7.42%) Perl
9 23 (7.42%) RPG
10 13 (4.19%) Groovy
11 11 (3.55%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.26%) Ruby
12 7 (2.26%) Korn
12 7 (2.26%) Scala
13 5 (1.61%) Erlang
14 4 (1.29%) R
14 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.29%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.97%) XAML
Qualifications
1 36 (11.61%) Degree
2 11 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.29%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.32%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.68%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Snort
2 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.29%) Nagios
2 3 (0.97%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.97%) Puppet
2 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.32%) OPNET
3 1 (0.32%) OpenView
3 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 42 (13.55%) Oracle
2 13 (4.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.90%) BEA
3 9 (2.90%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.26%) Perforce
5 6 (1.94%) TOWER Software
6 5 (1.61%) IBM
7 4 (1.29%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.29%) Sencha
7 4 (1.29%) Informatica
7 4 (1.29%) Lotus
8 3 (0.97%) HP
8 3 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.97%) LexisNexis
9 2 (0.65%) SAP
9 2 (0.65%) Apple
10 1 (0.32%) VMware
10 1 (0.32%) Sony
10 1 (0.32%) Citrix
10 1 (0.32%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago