The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 199 159 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.47% 12.88% 11.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.83% 25.69% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 177 129 124
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Java
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
715 619 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.60% 50.16% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 644 524 574
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Java
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Java Salary Trend in Wales

Java
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Wales

Java
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 165 £42,500 +13.33% 12
West Wales -4 12 £52,500 -12.50% 4
North Wales +1 11 £45,000 +4.65% 4
Mid Wales - 10 £37,500 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Java.

1 176 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (36.59%) SQL
3 116 (32.40%) Spring
4 111 (31.01%) HTML
5 102 (28.49%) JavaScript
6 93 (25.98%) C#
7 87 (24.30%) Web Services
7 87 (24.30%) Python
8 81 (22.63%) SOAP
9 78 (21.79%) Hibernate
10 77 (21.51%) Software Engineering
11 76 (21.23%) Degree
12 74 (20.67%) C++
12 74 (20.67%) CSS
13 69 (19.27%) Scrum
14 68 (18.99%) .NET
15 67 (18.72%) Oracle
16 66 (18.44%) TDD
17 61 (17.04%) REST
18 60 (16.76%) Linux
19 59 (16.48%) MongoDB
20 54 (15.08%) OO
21 51 (14.25%) PHP
22 50 (13.97%) J2EE
23 47 (13.13%) Android
24 46 (12.85%) Java EE
24 46 (12.85%) DevOps
25 44 (12.29%) NoSQL
26 43 (12.01%) JUnit
27 42 (11.73%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (9.78%) JBoss
1 35 (9.78%) Tomcat
2 19 (5.31%) Apache
2 19 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (3.63%) IIS
4 11 (3.07%) Apache Spark
4 11 (3.07%) NetWeaver
5 10 (2.79%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.23%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (1.68%) ColdFusion
8 5 (1.40%) Confluence
8 5 (1.40%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.12%) Mule
9 4 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.84%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.56%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 16 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.84%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.51%) SaaS
4 4 (1.12%) IaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.23%) Broadband
1 8 (2.23%) HTTP
1 8 (2.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.56%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.56%) Firewall
2 2 (0.56%) MPLS
2 2 (0.56%) VoIP
2 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.28%) DNS
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.48%) MongoDB
2 44 (12.29%) NoSQL
3 39 (10.89%) SQL Server
4 29 (8.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (6.42%) Hadoop
6 22 (6.15%) MySQL
7 21 (5.87%) Relational Database
8 19 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (4.75%) Neo4j
10 14 (3.91%) Big Data
11 12 (3.35%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (3.35%) Oracle Database
12 10 (2.79%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.96%) HBase
13 7 (1.96%) Sqoop
14 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (1.40%) CouchDB
16 4 (1.12%) Apache Hive
16 4 (1.12%) SAP HANA
17 3 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (12.01%) JUnit
2 39 (10.89%) Jenkins
3 37 (10.34%) Maven
4 30 (8.38%) Git (software)
5 29 (8.10%) Eclipse
6 22 (6.15%) Cucumber
7 21 (5.87%) Selenium
8 16 (4.47%) Visual Studio
9 15 (4.19%) Subversion
10 11 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.51%) IntelliJ
11 9 (2.51%) Mockito
12 8 (2.23%) JMeter
13 7 (1.96%) Ant
13 7 (1.96%) NetBeans
13 7 (1.96%) Spock
14 6 (1.68%) Gradle
14 6 (1.68%) JIRA
14 6 (1.68%) TestNG
14 6 (1.68%) Toad
General
1 42 (11.73%) Finance
2 21 (5.87%) Advertising
3 20 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.91%) Multimedia
5 10 (2.79%) Games
5 10 (2.79%) Retail
6 9 (2.51%) Banking
7 5 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.12%) Billing
8 4 (1.12%) Marketing
8 4 (1.12%) Welsh Language
9 2 (0.56%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 199 (55.59%) Developer
2 133 (37.15%) Java Developer
3 61 (17.04%) Senior Developer
4 51 (14.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 38 (10.61%) Analyst
6 36 (10.06%) Software Developer
7 34 (9.50%) Software Engineer
8 28 (7.82%) Java Engineer
9 19 (5.31%) .NET Developer
9 19 (5.31%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (4.75%) Agile Developer
10 17 (4.75%) Applications Support
11 16 (4.47%) Java Software Developer
11 16 (4.47%) Senior Java Engineer
12 15 (4.19%) C# Developer
12 15 (4.19%) Consultant
12 15 (4.19%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (3.91%) Test Engineer
14 13 (3.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (32.40%) Spring
2 111 (31.01%) HTML
3 87 (24.30%) Web Services
4 81 (22.63%) SOAP
5 78 (21.79%) Hibernate
6 74 (20.67%) CSS
7 68 (18.99%) .NET
8 61 (17.04%) REST
9 50 (13.97%) J2EE
10 46 (12.85%) Java EE
11 38 (10.61%) RESTful
12 35 (9.78%) HTML5
13 34 (9.50%) JPA
14 32 (8.94%) XML
15 29 (8.10%) jQuery
16 28 (7.82%) Ajax
16 28 (7.82%) JSF
16 28 (7.82%) Node.js
17 25 (6.98%) JSON
18 20 (5.59%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.73%) Computer Science
2 32 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.26%) User Experience
4 16 (4.47%) Informatics
4 16 (4.47%) Mathematics
5 15 (4.19%) Statistics
6 14 (3.91%) Clustering
7 13 (3.63%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (3.63%) Health Informatics
7 13 (3.63%) Life Science
7 13 (3.63%) Physics
8 11 (3.07%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.79%) Digital Media
9 10 (2.79%) Fintech
10 6 (1.68%) Digital TV
11 4 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.12%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.84%) NHS
13 2 (0.56%) AS400
13 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 60 (16.76%) Linux
2 47 (13.13%) Android
3 36 (10.06%) Unix
4 35 (9.78%) Apple iOS
5 19 (5.31%) Windows
6 7 (1.96%) CentOS
7 5 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.40%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.56%) Debian
8 2 (0.56%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (21.51%) Software Engineering
3 69 (19.27%) Scrum
4 66 (18.44%) TDD
5 54 (15.08%) OO
6 46 (12.85%) DevOps
7 33 (9.22%) BDD
8 30 (8.38%) Web Development
9 26 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (7.26%) MVC
10 24 (6.70%) Mentoring
11 23 (6.42%) Multithreading
11 23 (6.42%) Unit Testing
12 22 (6.15%) OOP
13 21 (5.87%) SDLC
14 20 (5.59%) Workflow
15 15 (4.19%) Microservices
16 14 (3.91%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (3.91%) Data Analysis
16 14 (3.91%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 131 (36.59%) SQL
2 102 (28.49%) JavaScript
3 93 (25.98%) C#
4 87 (24.30%) Python
5 74 (20.67%) C++
6 51 (14.25%) PHP
7 29 (8.10%) Objective-C
8 27 (7.54%) Perl
9 26 (7.26%) Scala
10 24 (6.70%) Groovy
11 20 (5.59%) Ruby
12 18 (5.03%) Bash Shell
13 16 (4.47%) PL/SQL
14 13 (3.63%) C
15 12 (3.35%) ABAP
16 7 (1.96%) Korn
17 6 (1.68%) Go
18 5 (1.40%) Erlang
18 5 (1.40%) SAPscript
19 4 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (21.23%) Degree
2 12 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.07%) HND
4 5 (1.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.84%) ISEB
5 3 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.56%) RHCE
6 2 (0.56%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CISA
7 1 (0.28%) CISM
7 1 (0.28%) CISSP
7 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.96%) HDFS
2 5 (1.40%) Docker
3 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.79%) Puppet
2 6 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.84%) Ansible
4 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Kibana
4 1 (0.28%) logstash
4 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.28%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 67 (18.72%) Oracle
2 30 (8.38%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.19%) SAP
4 9 (2.51%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.23%) Perforce
5 8 (2.23%) VMware
6 7 (1.96%) IBM
7 6 (1.68%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.68%) CA Agile Central
7 6 (1.68%) Cloudera
7 6 (1.68%) Hortonworks
7 6 (1.68%) OpenText
7 6 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.40%) Adobe
8 5 (1.40%) Sony
9 4 (1.12%) Google
9 4 (1.12%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.12%) hybris
9 4 (1.12%) Sybase
10 3 (0.84%) RedGate
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