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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 33 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 27.73% 50.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.31% 56.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 0
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
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
78 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 65.55% 88.10% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 72 37 48
Average salary £45,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -4 33 £47,500 +46.15%
Java
South Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (48.39%) C++
1 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 27 (43.55%) Objective-C
2 27 (43.55%) C
2 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (38.71%) Android
3 24 (38.71%) HTTP
3 24 (38.71%) DVB
4 22 (35.48%) OO
4 22 (35.48%) HTML
4 22 (35.48%) Degree
5 20 (32.26%) JIRA
5 20 (32.26%) Internet
5 20 (32.26%) Perforce
6 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (30.65%) Apple iOS
7 18 (29.03%) Linux
8 17 (27.42%) E-Commerce
8 17 (27.42%) Data Mining
8 17 (27.42%) Perl
8 17 (27.42%) Advertising
8 17 (27.42%) PaaS
8 17 (27.42%) Marketing
8 17 (27.42%) Big Data
8 17 (27.42%) Mobile Marketing
9 16 (25.81%) Web Application Development
9 16 (25.81%) iPhone
9 16 (25.81%) iPad
9 16 (25.81%) DRM
10 15 (24.19%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (12.90%) Confluence
2 3 (4.84%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.71%) HTTP
1 24 (38.71%) DVB
2 20 (32.26%) Internet
3 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) Data Mining
1 17 (27.42%) Big Data
2 6 (9.68%) VoltDB
2 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) JIRA
2 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 10 (16.13%) JUnit
3 8 (12.90%) TestLink
4 4 (6.45%) Xcode
4 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (27.42%) Advertising
1 17 (27.42%) Marketing
2 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) Team Leader
3 8 (12.90%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) AWS Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.06%) UI Programmer
6 5 (8.06%) UI Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Development Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Database Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (3.23%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) HTML
2 15 (24.19%) Web Services
3 9 (14.52%) CSS
3 9 (14.52%) HTML5
4 8 (12.90%) GStreamer
4 8 (12.90%) OpenGL
5 5 (8.06%) SOAP
5 5 (8.06%) .NET
6 4 (6.45%) REST
6 4 (6.45%) CSS3
6 4 (6.45%) WebKit
6 4 (6.45%) XML
6 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.45%) WCF
7 3 (4.84%) Spring
7 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.23%) Android SDK
8 2 (3.23%) JSP
8 2 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) iPhone
1 16 (25.81%) iPad
2 13 (20.97%) Mobile App
3 11 (17.74%) User Experience
4 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
5 9 (14.52%) Client/Server
6 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (12.90%) Cryptography
6 8 (12.90%) Statistics
6 8 (12.90%) Streaming Video
7 7 (11.29%) DTV
8 6 (9.68%) IPTV
9 4 (6.45%) Over-the-Top Content
9 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
9 4 (6.45%) Visualisation
9 4 (6.45%) Video on Demand
9 4 (6.45%) Digital Media
10 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Android
2 19 (30.65%) Apple iOS
3 18 (29.03%) Linux
4 9 (14.52%) CentOS
4 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (12.90%) Mac OS X
5 8 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) OO
3 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (27.42%) E-Commerce
4 17 (27.42%) Mobile Marketing
5 16 (25.81%) Web Application Development
5 16 (25.81%) DRM
6 14 (22.58%) Scrum
6 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 13 (20.97%) Android Development
8 12 (19.35%) TDD
8 12 (19.35%) Product Management
9 10 (16.13%) UML
10 9 (14.52%) BDD
10 9 (14.52%) iOS Development
11 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
11 8 (12.90%) Coaching
11 8 (12.90%) Test Management
11 8 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (11.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) C++
1 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 27 (43.55%) Objective-C
2 27 (43.55%) C
3 17 (27.42%) Perl
4 11 (17.74%) Bash Shell
4 11 (17.74%) Korn
5 8 (12.90%) SQL
5 8 (12.90%) Python
6 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.45%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) ISEB
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Perforce
2 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Apple
4 2 (3.23%) Sencha
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle