The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 86 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 10 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.90% 1.12% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 3
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
Java/J2EE Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1064 1115 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.94% 95.79% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 956 986 770
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the South Wales region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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 -8 7 £30,805 +14.09% 3
Torfaen -1 2 £38,500 +1.31%
Newport - 1 - -
Java/J2EE Developer
Wales

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (33.33%) OOD
6 5 (33.33%) JSON
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) Subversion
6 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (33.33%) HTML5
6 5 (33.33%) REST
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (26.67%) Maven
7 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
8 3 (20.00%) SOA
8 3 (20.00%) MVC
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) JUnit
8 3 (20.00%) MySQL
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) FileNet
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (13.33%) Ant
4 2 (13.33%) Bugzilla
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (13.33%) Hudson
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
1 15 (100.00%) Spring
2 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
3 6 (40.00%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) JSON
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) JPA
6 2 (13.33%) GWT
6 2 (13.33%) Struts
6 2 (13.33%) JSP
6 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (13.33%) Spring Integration
6 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (13.33%) Apache Camel
7 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
7 1 (6.67%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) OOD
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) RUP
5 2 (13.33%) DSDM
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
3 2 (13.33%) Scala
3 2 (13.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Twitter
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
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