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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 48 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 51 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.03% 3.34% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 3.46% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 46
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,354 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £51,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1225 1302 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.69% 96.52% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1163 1021
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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 +16 49 £37,500 +15.38% 8
North Wales -1 2 £25,750 -37.95% 2
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 99 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (71.72%) Spring
3 57 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (46.46%) Hibernate
5 42 (42.42%) J2EE
6 33 (33.33%) Scrum
7 32 (32.32%) OO
8 30 (30.30%) SQL
9 29 (29.29%) HTML
9 29 (29.29%) Unit Testing
10 27 (27.27%) Web Services
11 25 (25.25%) Eclipse
12 24 (24.24%) PHP
13 23 (23.23%) XML
14 21 (21.21%) MySQL
14 21 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (20.20%) REST
15 20 (20.20%) Linux
15 20 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (20.20%) Java EE
16 19 (19.19%) JavaScript
17 18 (18.18%) Tomcat
17 18 (18.18%) SOAP
18 17 (17.17%) JUnit
18 17 (17.17%) Jenkins
19 16 (16.16%) Release Management
19 16 (16.16%) TDD
19 16 (16.16%) Software Engineering
20 15 (15.15%) Maven
20 15 (15.15%) Oracle

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.07%) Node.js
2 7 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.05%) FileNet
4 4 (4.04%) LiveCycle
4 4 (4.04%) Confluence
5 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.02%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.01%) JBoss
6 1 (1.01%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) SSH
2 1 (1.01%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.21%) MySQL
2 14 (14.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 11 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.07%) Big Data
5 7 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.07%) Hadoop
5 7 (7.07%) CouchDB
6 5 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Eclipse
2 17 (17.17%) JUnit
2 17 (17.17%) Jenkins
3 15 (15.15%) Maven
4 13 (13.13%) Subversion
5 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.07%) Mockito
6 7 (7.07%) Selenium
6 7 (7.07%) Gradle
6 7 (7.07%) NetBeans
6 7 (7.07%) Ant
6 7 (7.07%) Apache Ivy
6 7 (7.07%) Spock
7 4 (4.04%) JIRA
7 4 (4.04%) Hudson
8 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.01%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.01%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (14.14%) Finance
2 9 (9.09%) Advertising
3 5 (5.05%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (71.72%) Spring
2 46 (46.46%) Hibernate
3 42 (42.42%) J2EE
4 29 (29.29%) HTML
5 27 (27.27%) Web Services
6 23 (23.23%) XML
7 20 (20.20%) Java EE
7 20 (20.20%) REST
8 18 (18.18%) SOAP
9 14 (14.14%) HTML5
10 11 (11.11%) JPA
10 11 (11.11%) jQuery
10 11 (11.11%) JSF
10 11 (11.11%) .NET
11 9 (9.09%) JSP
11 9 (9.09%) JSON
12 7 (7.07%) Grails
12 7 (7.07%) JAX-WS
12 7 (7.07%) Yii
12 7 (7.07%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Open Source
2 10 (10.10%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.08%) RIA
4 5 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) GIS
6 1 (1.01%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.20%) Linux
2 6 (6.06%) Android
3 5 (5.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.33%) Scrum
3 32 (32.32%) OO
4 29 (29.29%) Unit Testing
5 21 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (20.20%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (16.16%) Release Management
7 16 (16.16%) Software Engineering
7 16 (16.16%) TDD
8 12 (12.12%) OOD
9 10 (10.10%) Pair Programming
9 10 (10.10%) OOP
9 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.09%) DevOps
10 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 9 (9.09%) MVC
11 8 (8.08%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (8.08%) RUP
11 8 (8.08%) DSDM
12 7 (7.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (30.30%) SQL
3 24 (24.24%) PHP
4 19 (19.19%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.11%) Groovy
6 10 (10.10%) C#
7 5 (5.05%) Scala
8 4 (4.04%) Clojure
9 3 (3.03%) C++
10 1 (1.01%) Perl
10 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.01%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Puppet
1 1 (1.01%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle
2 8 (8.08%) IBM
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.04%) Adobe
3 4 (4.04%) Twitter
4 3 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (1.01%) iRise
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: To £32.5K + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Denbighshire
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
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Salary: £29115 - £37164 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
North Wales
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £22000 - £29115 per annum + benefits
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