The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java 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
Rank 3 2 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 21 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 34.43% 52.00% 27.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.89% 61.90% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 13
Average salary £31,000 £32,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.34% -22.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £30,500 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Java
South 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 Torfaen region.

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 88.52% 84.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 39
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Java
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Java Salary Trend in Torfaen

Java
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Java
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Torfaen 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
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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
Cwmbran -1 21 £31,000 -5.34%
Java
South Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 35 (68.63%) JavaScript
2 20 (39.22%) OO
3 19 (37.25%) JUnit
4 18 (35.29%) C++
4 18 (35.29%) Groovy
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) Android
7 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
7 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (25.49%) Multimedia
8 13 (25.49%) .NET
9 11 (21.57%) CSS
9 11 (21.57%) SQL
9 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
9 11 (21.57%) Apple iOS
10 9 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (13.73%) IPTV
11 7 (13.73%) Degree
11 7 (13.73%) Digital Media
11 7 (13.73%) Linux
11 7 (13.73%) Middleware
11 7 (13.73%) C#
12 6 (11.76%) Perl
12 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 6 (11.76%) UML
12 6 (11.76%) OOP
12 6 (11.76%) Android Development
12 6 (11.76%) Korn
12 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
13 5 (9.80%) HTML5

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.80%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (37.25%) JUnit
2 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.92%) Ant
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (25.49%) Multimedia
2 4 (7.84%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Test Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Test Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Junior
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Graduate
7 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Programmer
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) .NET
3 11 (21.57%) CSS
4 7 (13.73%) Middleware
5 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
5 5 (9.80%) Spring
5 5 (9.80%) JPA
5 5 (9.80%) HTML5
5 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.80%) WCF
6 4 (7.84%) SVG
6 4 (7.84%) J2EE
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.92%) jQuery
8 2 (3.92%) JAX-WS
8 2 (3.92%) JSP
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
8 2 (3.92%) XML
8 2 (3.92%) XHTML
8 2 (3.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) IPTV
1 7 (13.73%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.84%) Arduino
2 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) DTV
4 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Android
2 11 (21.57%) Apple iOS
3 7 (13.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) OO
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
3 9 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) UML
4 6 (11.76%) OOP
4 6 (11.76%) Android Development
5 5 (9.80%) Scrum
5 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.84%) Data Entry
6 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
6 4 (7.84%) Workflow
6 4 (7.84%) Validation
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
7 3 (5.88%) OOD
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) JavaScript
2 18 (35.29%) C++
2 18 (35.29%) Groovy
3 11 (21.57%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) C#
5 6 (11.76%) Perl
5 6 (11.76%) Korn
5 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) C
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle