The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 161 217 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.79% 15.97% 11.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.43% 25.14% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 136 193 113
Average salary £36,000 £40,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
659 863 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 52.34% 63.50% 56.03%
Number of salaries quoted 570 786 567
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,540 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Wales

Java
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 November 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 +1 149 £36,000 -10.55% 21
North Wales -10 6 £30,750 -12.14% 1
West Wales +5 5 - -
Mid Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 162 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (33.63%) SQL
3 109 (31.87%) HTML
4 102 (29.82%) JavaScript
5 86 (25.15%) Spring
6 74 (21.64%) C++
7 72 (21.05%) Scrum
8 71 (20.76%) Web Services
9 63 (18.42%) C#
9 63 (18.42%) .NET
10 62 (18.13%) Hibernate
11 59 (17.25%) PHP
12 55 (16.08%) OO
13 54 (15.79%) Software Engineering
14 53 (15.50%) Finance
14 53 (15.50%) Linux
15 48 (14.04%) J2EE
16 47 (13.74%) JUnit
17 46 (13.45%) CSS
17 46 (13.45%) Oracle
18 44 (12.87%) XML
18 44 (12.87%) Degree
19 41 (11.99%) Unit Testing
20 38 (11.11%) MySQL
20 38 (11.11%) TDD
21 37 (10.82%) HTML5
22 35 (10.23%) Advertising
23 33 (9.65%) SQL Server
23 33 (9.65%) C
23 33 (9.65%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 33 (9.65%) Tomcat
2 13 (3.80%) Apache
2 13 (3.80%) Node.js
3 10 (2.92%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.46%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.46%) JBoss
6 4 (1.17%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.17%) ColdFusion
7 3 (0.88%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.88%) SAS
7 3 (0.88%) IIS
8 2 (0.58%) CMS
8 2 (0.58%) Confluence
9 1 (0.29%) FileNet
9 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.17%) MS Office
3 3 (0.88%) EViews
3 3 (0.88%) SPSS
3 3 (0.88%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Staffware
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.39%) PaaS
2 10 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.17%) Basecamp
3 4 (1.17%) Trello
4 2 (0.58%) SaaS
4 2 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.56%) Internet
2 15 (4.39%) TCP/IP
3 13 (3.80%) HTTP
4 3 (0.88%) DNS
4 3 (0.88%) SSL
5 2 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.58%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
6 1 (0.29%) LDAP
6 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.11%) MySQL
2 33 (9.65%) SQL Server
3 24 (7.02%) Big Data
4 19 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.39%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.92%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.34%) CouchDB
8 8 (2.34%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.05%) Data Mining
9 7 (2.05%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.58%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.58%) Redis
12 1 (0.29%) Informix
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.29%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 47 (13.74%) JUnit
2 33 (9.65%) Jenkins
3 31 (9.06%) Eclipse
4 23 (6.73%) Selenium
5 20 (5.85%) Cucumber
6 16 (4.68%) Subversion
7 15 (4.39%) Maven
8 14 (4.09%) Git (software)
8 14 (4.09%) SoapUI
8 14 (4.09%) Spock
9 10 (2.92%) Mockito
10 9 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
11 8 (2.34%) Gradle
11 8 (2.34%) Ant
12 7 (2.05%) NetBeans
13 6 (1.75%) JIRA
13 6 (1.75%) JMeter
14 5 (1.46%) PowerBuilder
14 5 (1.46%) MSTest
15 4 (1.17%) Moq
General
1 53 (15.50%) Finance
2 35 (10.23%) Advertising
3 20 (5.85%) Marketing
4 16 (4.68%) Banking
5 15 (4.39%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.34%) Billing
7 7 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.17%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.88%) Retail
9 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.88%) Games
10 2 (0.58%) Electronics
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) Military
11 1 (0.29%) Law
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (50.58%) Developer
2 91 (26.61%) Java Developer
3 48 (14.04%) Software Engineer
4 37 (10.82%) Software Developer
5 35 (10.23%) Analyst
6 26 (7.60%) Senior Developer
7 24 (7.02%) Test Engineer
8 23 (6.73%) Programmer
9 21 (6.14%) Graduate
9 21 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (4.97%) Team Leader
11 16 (4.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Architect
13 14 (4.09%) C++ Developer
14 13 (3.80%) Graduate Developer
15 11 (3.22%) Automation Engineer
15 11 (3.22%) Development Team Leader
15 11 (3.22%) Tester
15 11 (3.22%) Test Analyst
15 11 (3.22%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (31.87%) HTML
2 86 (25.15%) Spring
3 71 (20.76%) Web Services
4 63 (18.42%) .NET
5 62 (18.13%) Hibernate
6 48 (14.04%) J2EE
7 46 (13.45%) CSS
8 44 (12.87%) XML
9 37 (10.82%) HTML5
10 27 (7.89%) SOAP
11 26 (7.60%) Java EE
11 26 (7.60%) ASP.NET
11 26 (7.60%) jQuery
12 25 (7.31%) REST
13 20 (5.85%) JPA
14 15 (4.39%) WCF
15 14 (4.09%) JSF
16 13 (3.80%) .NET Framework
17 11 (3.22%) STL
17 11 (3.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.31%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.85%) Open Source
4 16 (4.68%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.51%) Digital Media
6 9 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.34%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.34%) User Experience
7 8 (2.34%) iPad
7 8 (2.34%) RIA
7 8 (2.34%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.46%) Statistics
9 5 (1.46%) iPhone
10 4 (1.17%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.88%) Clustering
11 3 (0.88%) DTV
11 3 (0.88%) GIS
11 3 (0.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (15.50%) Linux
2 32 (9.36%) Android
3 26 (7.60%) UNIX
4 23 (6.73%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.22%) Windows
6 2 (0.58%) Solaris
6 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.29%) CentOS
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (21.05%) Scrum
3 55 (16.08%) OO
4 54 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 41 (11.99%) Unit Testing
6 38 (11.11%) TDD
7 31 (9.06%) OOP
8 29 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (7.60%) E-Commerce
10 25 (7.31%) MVC
11 23 (6.73%) OOD
11 23 (6.73%) BDD
12 20 (5.85%) Web Development
13 18 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (5.26%) Mobile Marketing
14 17 (4.97%) Release Management
15 16 (4.68%) Mentoring
16 15 (4.39%) Test Automation
17 12 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
18 11 (3.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 115 (33.63%) SQL
2 102 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 74 (21.64%) C++
4 63 (18.42%) C#
5 59 (17.25%) PHP
6 33 (9.65%) C
7 31 (9.06%) Groovy
8 28 (8.19%) Python
9 23 (6.73%) RPG
10 14 (4.09%) Objective-C
11 13 (3.80%) Perl
12 11 (3.22%) Bash Shell
13 10 (2.92%) Scala
13 10 (2.92%) Korn
14 7 (2.05%) Ruby
15 5 (1.46%) Erlang
16 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.88%) R
16 3 (0.88%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (12.87%) Degree
2 10 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.17%) ISEB
5 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) Snort
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) OpenView
1 1 (0.29%) Nagios
1 1 (0.29%) OPNET
1 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 46 (13.45%) Oracle
2 22 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.34%) IBM
4 6 (1.75%) Informatica
5 5 (1.46%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.46%) Perforce
6 4 (1.17%) Lotus
6 4 (1.17%) HP
6 4 (1.17%) Guidewire
7 3 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.88%) Citrix
7 3 (0.88%) SAP
7 3 (0.88%) VMware
8 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.58%) Zend
8 2 (0.58%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.58%) hybris
8 2 (0.58%) Sencha
9 1 (0.29%) F5
9 1 (0.29%) Xamarin
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £31342 - £37394 per annum + benifits
Posted: 32 minutes ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £29K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £34000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Caerphilly
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Mid Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago