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 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 7 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 23.73% 21.82% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.18% 22.22% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 2
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
87 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 73.73% 98.18% 71.26%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 62
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £27,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 January 2015.

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 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
Cwmbran +5 28 £37,500 -8.53% 2
Java
South Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 30 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 26 (56.52%) HTML
3 24 (52.17%) E-Commerce
3 24 (52.17%) Advertising
4 23 (50.00%) Marketing
4 23 (50.00%) Mobile Marketing
5 21 (45.65%) Big Data
6 20 (43.48%) PaaS
7 19 (41.30%) HTTP
7 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
8 17 (36.96%) CSS
9 16 (34.78%) Web Services
9 16 (34.78%) Internet
9 16 (34.78%) HTML5
10 15 (32.61%) Degree
10 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
11 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
11 14 (30.43%) Linux
11 14 (30.43%) C
12 13 (28.26%) Android
13 12 (26.09%) OO
13 12 (26.09%) XML
13 12 (26.09%) Data Mining
14 10 (21.74%) C++
15 9 (19.57%) Python
16 8 (17.39%) SOAP
16 8 (17.39%) MySQL
16 8 (17.39%) Objective-C
16 8 (17.39%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) Confluence
2 2 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) HTTP
2 17 (36.96%) TCP/IP
3 16 (34.78%) Internet
4 6 (13.04%) DVB
5 3 (6.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) Big Data
2 12 (26.09%) Data Mining
3 8 (17.39%) MySQL
4 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 6 (13.04%) JUnit
2 6 (13.04%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.52%) Automake
4 3 (6.52%) GCC
4 3 (6.52%) GDB
4 3 (6.52%) Subversion
5 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.35%) Xcode
5 2 (4.35%) TestLink
6 1 (2.17%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (52.17%) Advertising
2 23 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.35%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) UI Programmer
4 5 (10.87%) UI Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Tester
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) UX Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Junior Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.52%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Junior
6 3 (6.52%) Graduate
7 2 (4.35%) Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) HTML
2 17 (36.96%) CSS
3 16 (34.78%) Web Services
3 16 (34.78%) HTML5
4 12 (26.09%) XML
5 8 (17.39%) SOAP
5 8 (17.39%) REST
6 5 (10.87%) CSS3
6 5 (10.87%) .NET
7 3 (6.52%) Pthreads
7 3 (6.52%) WCF
7 3 (6.52%) POSIX
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.35%) OpenGL
8 2 (4.35%) jQuery
8 2 (4.35%) WebKit
8 2 (4.35%) GStreamer
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.17%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.04%) User Experience
4 5 (10.87%) Visualisation
5 4 (8.70%) DTV
5 4 (8.70%) iPhone
5 4 (8.70%) iPad
5 4 (8.70%) Algorithms
6 3 (6.52%) IPTV
6 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
7 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (4.35%) Statistics
7 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.35%) Streaming Video
7 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
7 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
7 2 (4.35%) Video on Demand
7 2 (4.35%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Linux
2 13 (28.26%) Android
3 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
3 7 (15.22%) UNIX
4 3 (6.52%) CentOS
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows
5 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 23 (50.00%) Mobile Marketing
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
5 12 (26.09%) OO
6 8 (17.39%) Web Application Development
7 7 (15.22%) Android Development
8 6 (13.04%) OOD
8 6 (13.04%) Web Development
8 6 (13.04%) Time Management
8 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 5 (10.87%) User Stories
9 5 (10.87%) TDD
9 5 (10.87%) Business Development
10 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
10 4 (8.70%) DRM
10 4 (8.70%) Product Management
10 4 (8.70%) iOS Development
10 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (65.22%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) C
3 10 (21.74%) C++
4 9 (19.57%) Python
5 8 (17.39%) Objective-C
6 7 (15.22%) Perl
7 6 (13.04%) PHP
7 6 (13.04%) SQL
8 4 (8.70%) Korn
8 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 3 (6.52%) C#
10 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Perforce
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.70%) Sencha
3 1 (2.17%) Zend
3 1 (2.17%) Apple
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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