The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.63% 12.60% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 26.67% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 1
Average salary - £47,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Java
West 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 Swansea region.

Programming Languages Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 60 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 21.05% 47.24% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 58 24
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,950 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Java
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Swansea region.

Java Salary Trend in Swansea

Java
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) COM
4 1 (16.67%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago