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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 28 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 2.13% 27.42% 28.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 36.96% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £47,150 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
48 92 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 51.06% 74.19% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 50
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £48,750 £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 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
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 5 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
Cwmbran -21 2 £37,500 -
Java
South Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 7 (43.75%) C++
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) Web Services
6 6 (37.50%) DTV
6 6 (37.50%) Perforce
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (37.50%) User Experience
6 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 6 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (31.25%) Objective-C
7 5 (31.25%) JUnit
7 5 (31.25%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) Perl
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
8 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (25.00%) CentOS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Mule
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (31.25%) JUnit
4 4 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (25.00%) TestLink
4 4 (25.00%) VersionOne
5 3 (18.75%) Selenium
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) Subversion
7 1 (6.25%) Ant
7 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Objective-C Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) HTML5
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
5 2 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) Java EE
6 1 (6.25%) JPA
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
6 1 (6.25%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) DTV
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 2 (12.50%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) CentOS
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Test Management
5 2 (12.50%) API Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) Objective-C
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) Perl
7 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
8 2 (12.50%) Groovy
8 2 (12.50%) Korn
8 2 (12.50%) Ruby
8 2 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Perforce
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat