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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 71 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.32% 3.47% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 3.58% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 53
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 £29,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,500 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
1276 1258 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.37% 97.14% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1076 1106
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 22 May 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 22 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
South Wales +2 27 £35,000 -21.34% 4
North Wales - 3 £40,000 -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 74 (76.29%) Spring
3 51 (52.58%) Hibernate
4 34 (35.05%) J2EE
4 34 (35.05%) Web Services
5 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (27.84%) Java EE
7 24 (24.74%) SQL
8 23 (23.71%) JavaScript
9 21 (21.65%) JUnit
9 21 (21.65%) MVC
10 19 (19.59%) HTML
11 18 (18.56%) XML
11 18 (18.56%) Oracle
12 17 (17.53%) Tomcat
12 17 (17.53%) REST
13 16 (16.49%) Unit Testing
14 15 (15.46%) Finance
15 14 (14.43%) Ajax
16 13 (13.40%) Maven
16 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
16 13 (13.40%) CSS
16 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
17 12 (12.37%) Relational Database
17 12 (12.37%) Apache
18 11 (11.34%) Advertising
18 11 (11.34%) Scrum
18 11 (11.34%) Eclipse
18 11 (11.34%) BEA
18 11 (11.34%) WebLogic

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (17.53%) Tomcat
2 12 (12.37%) Apache
3 11 (11.34%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.22%) JBoss
5 3 (3.09%) Confluence
5 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.03%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) PaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) Internet
2 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.25%) MySQL
3 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.22%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.22%) Couchbase
5 5 (5.15%) Big Data
6 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.12%) Redis
7 3 (3.09%) CouchDB
7 3 (3.09%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (21.65%) JUnit
2 13 (13.40%) Maven
3 11 (11.34%) Eclipse
4 9 (9.28%) Ant
5 7 (7.22%) Subversion
6 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.12%) Mockito
7 4 (4.12%) EasyMock
8 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.09%) Selenium
8 3 (3.09%) JIRA
8 3 (3.09%) JMeter
9 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.06%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.06%) NetBeans
9 2 (2.06%) Gradle
10 1 (1.03%) TestNG
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Advertising
3 6 (6.19%) Banking
4 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Retail
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) Automotive
7 1 (1.03%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (76.29%) Spring
2 51 (52.58%) Hibernate
3 34 (35.05%) J2EE
3 34 (35.05%) Web Services
4 27 (27.84%) Java EE
5 19 (19.59%) HTML
6 18 (18.56%) XML
7 17 (17.53%) REST
8 14 (14.43%) Ajax
9 13 (13.40%) CSS
10 10 (10.31%) JDBC
10 10 (10.31%) SOAP
10 10 (10.31%) JPA
11 9 (9.28%) Spring MVC
12 8 (8.25%) JSP
12 8 (8.25%) RESTful
13 7 (7.22%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.22%) Servlets
13 7 (7.22%) Struts
14 6 (6.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) N-Tier
2 7 (7.22%) Open Source
3 6 (6.19%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.12%) Wiki
4 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.12%) iPad
5 2 (2.06%) PMI
5 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.03%) iPhone
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) UNIX
1 10 (10.31%) Linux
2 6 (6.19%) Android
3 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.65%) MVC
3 16 (16.49%) Unit Testing
4 13 (13.40%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.34%) Scrum
6 10 (10.31%) TDD
7 9 (9.28%) BDD
8 8 (8.25%) OO
8 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.22%) Refactoring
10 5 (5.15%) OOD
11 4 (4.12%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (4.12%) AOP
11 4 (4.12%) Data Management
11 4 (4.12%) Separation of Concerns
11 4 (4.12%) Dependency Management
11 4 (4.12%) Android Development
11 4 (4.12%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (3.09%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (24.74%) SQL
3 23 (23.71%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.22%) C++
5 4 (4.12%) Python
5 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.09%) Scala
7 2 (2.06%) C#
7 2 (2.06%) Perl
7 2 (2.06%) PHP
7 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
1 4 (4.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Oracle
2 11 (11.34%) BEA
3 4 (4.12%) hybris
4 3 (3.09%) IBM
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