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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 30.00% 36.07% 46.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 40.00% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 23
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,200 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
42 55 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 70.00% 90.16% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 42
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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
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 4 September 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 -2 17 £35,000 +12.90%
Java
South Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) Perl
2 30 (52.63%) Linux
3 26 (45.61%) C++
4 23 (40.35%) C
5 22 (38.60%) Scrum
5 22 (38.60%) Bash Shell
6 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
7 19 (33.33%) Python
7 19 (33.33%) Perforce
7 19 (33.33%) Degree
8 18 (31.58%) Cucumber
8 18 (31.58%) Objective-C
8 18 (31.58%) SQL
9 17 (29.82%) DVB
9 17 (29.82%) Android
10 16 (28.07%) Telecoms
10 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
11 15 (26.32%) Web Services
12 14 (24.56%) Test Management
12 14 (24.56%) JIRA
13 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (21.05%) OO
14 12 (21.05%) Digital Media
15 11 (19.30%) Mobile Marketing
15 11 (19.30%) REST
15 11 (19.30%) Android Development
15 11 (19.30%) User Experience
15 11 (19.30%) API Testing
15 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) DVB
2 8 (14.04%) HTTP
2 8 (14.04%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) Data Mining
1 10 (17.54%) Big Data
2 8 (14.04%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.04%) VoltDB
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.75%) Informix
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Cucumber
2 16 (28.07%) Jenkins
3 14 (24.56%) JIRA
4 11 (19.30%) Subversion
4 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
5 10 (17.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (17.54%) JUnit
6 9 (15.79%) TestLink
7 6 (10.53%) Selenium
8 4 (7.02%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.75%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (28.07%) Telecoms
2 11 (19.30%) Advertising
2 11 (19.30%) Marketing
3 7 (12.28%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Test Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Tester
5 6 (10.53%) Android Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Database Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.02%) Software Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
7 4 (7.02%) Architect
7 4 (7.02%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.51%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (3.51%) Junior Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Graduate
8 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Junior
9 1 (1.75%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) Web Services
2 11 (19.30%) REST
3 8 (14.04%) PlayReady
3 8 (14.04%) HTML
4 4 (7.02%) .NET
4 4 (7.02%) CSS
4 4 (7.02%) GStreamer
4 4 (7.02%) Android SDK
4 4 (7.02%) OpenGL
5 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.51%) Spring
6 1 (1.75%) WCF
6 1 (1.75%) YUI
6 1 (1.75%) jQuery
6 1 (1.75%) JPA
6 1 (1.75%) RESTful
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.75%) HTML5
6 1 (1.75%) JSP
6 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Digital Media
2 11 (19.30%) User Experience
2 11 (19.30%) DTV
3 9 (15.79%) Client/Server
3 9 (15.79%) Statistics
3 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (14.04%) iPhone
4 8 (14.04%) iPad
5 7 (12.28%) IPTV
6 4 (7.02%) Streaming Video
6 4 (7.02%) Cryptography
6 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Android
3 9 (15.79%) CentOS
3 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.77%) Windows
5 4 (7.02%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Scrum
3 14 (24.56%) Test Management
4 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.05%) OO
6 11 (19.30%) E-Commerce
6 11 (19.30%) Android Development
6 11 (19.30%) Mobile Marketing
6 11 (19.30%) API Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Product Management
8 9 (15.79%) BDD
8 9 (15.79%) UML
8 9 (15.79%) TDD
9 8 (14.04%) DRM
9 8 (14.04%) ETL
9 8 (14.04%) Web Application Development
10 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.53%) Test Automation
11 6 (10.53%) Cyber Security
12 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Perl
2 26 (45.61%) C++
3 23 (40.35%) C
4 22 (38.60%) Bash Shell
5 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
6 19 (33.33%) Python
7 18 (31.58%) Objective-C
7 18 (31.58%) SQL
8 11 (19.30%) Korn
9 8 (14.04%) Shell Script
10 6 (10.53%) Groovy
11 3 (5.26%) C#
12 2 (3.51%) VB
12 2 (3.51%) Ruby
13 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Perforce
2 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.02%) Apple
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle