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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 133 148 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.34% 12.20% 16.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.50% 22.53% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110 124 113
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
566 657 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.25% 54.16% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 475 581 419
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,775 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -2 103 £37,500 +5.63% 16
Newport +20 15 £35,000 -5.40% 5
Bridgend -1 10 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Glamorgan +1 2 £45,000 -
Torfaen -21 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Caerphilly - 1 £47,000 -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 184 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (34.10%) JavaScript
3 117 (33.52%) Spring
4 113 (32.38%) HTML
5 103 (29.51%) Web Services
6 100 (28.65%) SQL
7 92 (26.36%) Linux
8 78 (22.35%) CSS
9 74 (21.20%) SOAP
10 73 (20.92%) Oracle
10 73 (20.92%) Software Engineering
11 70 (20.06%) C++
12 69 (19.77%) Degree
13 68 (19.48%) Git (software)
13 68 (19.48%) Python
14 65 (18.62%) OO
14 65 (18.62%) REST
15 63 (18.05%) Subversion
16 61 (17.48%) Hibernate
17 60 (17.19%) OOP
18 59 (16.91%) Scrum
19 58 (16.62%) Unix
20 56 (16.05%) Jenkins
21 55 (15.76%) Computer Science
22 53 (15.19%) C#
23 51 (14.61%) SDLC
24 50 (14.33%) TDD
25 49 (14.04%) Maven
26 48 (13.75%) XML
27 47 (13.47%) JPA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 29 (8.31%) Tomcat
2 17 (4.87%) JBoss
3 14 (4.01%) Apache
4 9 (2.58%) Node.js
4 9 (2.58%) WildFly
5 7 (2.01%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.72%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.15%) Confluence
8 3 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.57%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.57%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.57%) Jetty
9 2 (0.57%) SAS
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.29%) IIS
10 1 (0.29%) Mule
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.29%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 10 (2.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.57%) SPSS
4 1 (0.29%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.43%) GitHub
2 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.88%) HTTP
2 16 (4.58%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.72%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.57%) Internet
4 2 (0.57%) LDAP
4 2 (0.57%) RTP
4 2 (0.57%) RTSP
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.29%) DNS
5 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.29%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.29%) LAN
5 1 (0.29%) PBX
5 1 (0.29%) VoIP
5 1 (0.29%) WAN
5 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.46%) MySQL
2 38 (10.89%) SQL Server
3 26 (7.45%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.73%) MongoDB
5 14 (4.01%) Big Data
5 14 (4.01%) DB2
6 11 (3.15%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.87%) Oracle Database
8 9 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
8 9 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.57%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.57%) Riak
10 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.57%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.29%) Redis
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 68 (19.48%) Git (software)
2 63 (18.05%) Subversion
3 56 (16.05%) Jenkins
4 49 (14.04%) Maven
5 39 (11.17%) Cucumber
6 36 (10.32%) Eclipse
7 32 (9.17%) Selenium
8 31 (8.88%) Ant
9 30 (8.60%) JUnit
10 24 (6.88%) SoapUI
11 23 (6.59%) Hudson
12 22 (6.30%) Gradle
13 18 (5.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 18 (5.16%) JMeter
14 13 (3.72%) IntelliJ
14 13 (3.72%) JBehave
14 13 (3.72%) TeamCity
15 12 (3.44%) AnthillPro
16 10 (2.87%) JIRA
17 8 (2.29%) NetBeans
General
1 41 (11.75%) Telecoms
2 35 (10.03%) Finance
3 26 (7.45%) Marketing
4 24 (6.88%) Advertising
5 21 (6.02%) Games
6 8 (2.29%) Banking
7 6 (1.72%) Back Office
7 6 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.86%) Billing
8 3 (0.86%) Welsh Language
9 2 (0.57%) Legal
9 2 (0.57%) Retail
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 193 (55.30%) Developer
2 113 (32.38%) Java Developer
3 44 (12.61%) Analyst
4 41 (11.75%) Senior Developer
5 34 (9.74%) Software Engineer
6 26 (7.45%) Software Developer
6 26 (7.45%) Web Developer
7 25 (7.16%) Test Engineer
8 24 (6.88%) Test Analyst
9 21 (6.02%) Java Engineer
10 20 (5.73%) Senior Web Developer
11 17 (4.87%) Architect
11 17 (4.87%) Automation Engineer
11 17 (4.87%) Technical Architect
11 17 (4.87%) Test Automation Engineer
12 16 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 16 (4.58%) Java Architect
12 16 (4.58%) Java Technical Architect
13 13 (3.72%) Automation Test Analyst
13 13 (3.72%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (33.52%) Spring
2 113 (32.38%) HTML
3 103 (29.51%) Web Services
4 78 (22.35%) CSS
5 74 (21.20%) SOAP
6 65 (18.62%) REST
7 61 (17.48%) Hibernate
8 48 (13.75%) XML
9 47 (13.47%) JPA
10 44 (12.61%) Ajax
10 44 (12.61%) Java EE
11 42 (12.03%) .NET
12 40 (11.46%) jQuery
13 37 (10.60%) Struts
14 35 (10.03%) JSP
15 34 (9.74%) AngularJS
16 32 (9.17%) J2EE
17 30 (8.60%) DHTML
18 25 (7.16%) RESTful
19 22 (6.30%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (15.76%) Computer Science
2 28 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.45%) Web 2.0
4 24 (6.88%) DTV
5 21 (6.02%) Digital Media
6 20 (5.73%) User Experience
7 12 (3.44%) Blog
8 10 (2.87%) Grid Computing
9 9 (2.58%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.72%) Physics
11 4 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.86%) Statistics
13 2 (0.57%) AS400
13 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.57%) iSeries
13 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.57%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 92 (26.36%) Linux
2 58 (16.62%) Unix
3 27 (7.74%) Windows
4 21 (6.02%) Android
5 20 (5.73%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.15%) CentOS
6 4 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.29%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) HPUX
8 1 (0.29%) Solaris
8 1 (0.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (52.72%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (20.92%) Software Engineering
3 65 (18.62%) OO
4 60 (17.19%) OOP
5 59 (16.91%) Scrum
6 51 (14.61%) SDLC
7 50 (14.33%) TDD
8 44 (12.61%) Web Development
9 38 (10.89%) BDD
10 35 (10.03%) MVC
11 30 (8.60%) Test Automation
12 29 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (6.30%) Continuous Delivery
14 20 (5.73%) Test Management
15 18 (5.16%) API Testing
15 18 (5.16%) Automation Testing
15 18 (5.16%) Functional Programming
16 17 (4.87%) ETL
17 16 (4.58%) Cybersecurity
17 16 (4.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (34.10%) JavaScript
2 100 (28.65%) SQL
3 70 (20.06%) C++
4 68 (19.48%) Python
5 53 (15.19%) C#
6 40 (11.46%) PHP
6 40 (11.46%) Ruby
7 37 (10.60%) Perl
8 33 (9.46%) Bash Shell
9 25 (7.16%) C
10 16 (4.58%) Objective-C
10 16 (4.58%) Scala
11 15 (4.30%) Erlang
11 15 (4.30%) Haskell
11 15 (4.30%) Lisp
11 15 (4.30%) PL/SQL
12 12 (3.44%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.29%) VB
14 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (19.77%) Degree
2 13 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.44%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.01%) HND
4 7 (2.01%) ISEB
5 3 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) PhD
6 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.89%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.29%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.29%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.29%) MISRA
3 1 (0.29%) MISRA C
System Software
1 13 (3.72%) Snort
2 6 (1.72%) Docker
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.57%) Puppet
2 2 (0.57%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.29%) Nagios
3 1 (0.29%) OpenView
3 1 (0.29%) OPNET
3 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 73 (20.92%) Oracle
2 9 (2.58%) TOWER Software
3 8 (2.29%) IBM
4 6 (1.72%) Atlassian
4 6 (1.72%) Perforce
5 5 (1.43%) HP
5 5 (1.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.43%) Sybase
6 4 (1.15%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.86%) Adobe
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco
7 3 (0.86%) Guidewire
8 2 (0.57%) Citrix
8 2 (0.57%) Rally
8 2 (0.57%) Remedy
8 2 (0.57%) Talend
9 1 (0.29%) Avaya
9 1 (0.29%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (0.29%) Juniper
9 1 (0.29%) NetQoS
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum To £32K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4000 bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Penarth, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Remote Working & Flexi-Time
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago