The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 66 59 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 36 40 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.60% 3.29% 7.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 3.40% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 81
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,663 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £64,750 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Java Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1319 1176 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.37% 96.71% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 986 1104
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Java Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
South Wales -7 32 £35,000 -12.50% 4
North Wales - 3 £40,000 - 1
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (77.32%) Spring
3 49 (50.52%) Hibernate
4 33 (34.02%) Web Services
5 32 (32.99%) J2EE
6 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (27.84%) Java EE
7 27 (27.84%) SQL
8 23 (23.71%) JavaScript
9 21 (21.65%) JUnit
10 20 (20.62%) Oracle
11 19 (19.59%) HTML
11 19 (19.59%) XML
11 19 (19.59%) MVC
11 19 (19.59%) Unit Testing
12 18 (18.56%) Tomcat
13 17 (17.53%) REST
14 15 (15.46%) Ajax
15 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
16 13 (13.40%) CSS
16 13 (13.40%) Finance
16 13 (13.40%) Advertising
16 13 (13.40%) Maven
16 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
17 12 (12.37%) TDD
17 12 (12.37%) JPA
18 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
18 11 (11.34%) Eclipse
18 11 (11.34%) Apache
18 11 (11.34%) BEA

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (18.56%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.34%) WebLogic
2 11 (11.34%) Apache
3 7 (7.22%) JBoss
4 3 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.09%) Confluence
5 1 (1.03%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.03%) Mule
5 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) PaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.31%) HTTP
2 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.28%) MySQL
3 9 (9.28%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.25%) Couchbase
5 7 (7.22%) Big Data
6 6 (6.19%) MongoDB
7 5 (5.15%) Redis
7 5 (5.15%) Data Mining
7 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.09%) CouchDB
8 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (21.65%) JUnit
2 13 (13.40%) Maven
3 11 (11.34%) Eclipse
4 10 (10.31%) Ant
4 10 (10.31%) Subversion
5 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.15%) Mockito
6 5 (5.15%) EasyMock
7 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.09%) JMeter
7 3 (3.09%) JIRA
7 3 (3.09%) Selenium
8 2 (2.06%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.03%) TestNG
General
1 13 (13.40%) Advertising
1 13 (13.40%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.15%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 2 (2.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.03%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (77.32%) Spring
2 49 (50.52%) Hibernate
3 33 (34.02%) Web Services
4 32 (32.99%) J2EE
5 27 (27.84%) Java EE
6 19 (19.59%) HTML
6 19 (19.59%) XML
7 17 (17.53%) REST
8 15 (15.46%) Ajax
9 13 (13.40%) CSS
10 12 (12.37%) JPA
11 11 (11.34%) JDBC
11 11 (11.34%) SOAP
12 10 (10.31%) Spring MVC
13 9 (9.28%) JSP
14 8 (8.25%) jQuery
14 8 (8.25%) RESTful
14 8 (8.25%) AngularJS
15 7 (7.22%) Servlets
15 7 (7.22%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.22%) Open Source
2 7 (7.22%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.15%) iPad
3 5 (5.15%) Wiki
4 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.03%) User Experience
7 1 (1.03%) iPhone
7 1 (1.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) UNIX
1 9 (9.28%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Android
3 7 (7.22%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.59%) Unit Testing
2 19 (19.59%) MVC
3 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
4 12 (12.37%) TDD
5 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.31%) OO
6 10 (10.31%) Scrum
6 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
6 10 (10.31%) BDD
7 8 (8.25%) Refactoring
8 7 (7.22%) OOD
9 6 (6.19%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (5.15%) Separation of Concerns
10 5 (5.15%) Mobile Marketing
10 5 (5.15%) Dependency Management
10 5 (5.15%) Data Management
10 5 (5.15%) AOP
11 4 (4.12%) Pair Programming
11 4 (4.12%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (27.84%) SQL
3 23 (23.71%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.22%) C++
5 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) Degree
1 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Oracle
2 11 (11.34%) BEA
3 5 (5.15%) hybris
4 3 (3.09%) IBM
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