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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 221 211 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.01% 15.76% 11.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.91% 32.87% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 182 192 138
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,325
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
715 642 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.81% 47.95% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 592 576 608
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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 0 194 £36,000 +5.88% 41
North Wales +7 16 £31,000 +24.00%
West Wales +10 5 £70,000 +188.65% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 218 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (32.74%) Linux
3 108 (27.62%) Web Services
4 102 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 95 (24.30%) Scrum
6 91 (23.27%) C++
7 89 (22.76%) SQL
8 74 (18.93%) Perl
9 70 (17.90%) Degree
9 70 (17.90%) Jenkins
10 69 (17.65%) Python
10 69 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 66 (16.88%) Spring
11 66 (16.88%) Oracle
12 63 (16.11%) HTML
13 58 (14.83%) TDD
14 52 (13.30%) C#
14 52 (13.30%) JUnit
15 50 (12.79%) .NET
15 50 (12.79%) SDLC
16 47 (12.02%) BDD
16 47 (12.02%) REST
16 47 (12.02%) SQL Server
16 47 (12.02%) Hibernate
17 46 (11.76%) Windows
17 46 (11.76%) Bash Shell
18 44 (11.25%) Telecoms
19 43 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
19 43 (11.00%) Cucumber
20 42 (10.74%) Analytical Skills

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 32 (8.18%) Tomcat
2 21 (5.37%) JBoss
3 20 (5.12%) Apache
4 17 (4.35%) Confluence
5 13 (3.32%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.05%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.05%) IIS
7 6 (1.53%) Node.js
8 5 (1.28%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.28%) Jetty
8 5 (1.28%) nginx
9 4 (1.02%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.77%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.77%) CMS
10 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.51%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Staffware
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.84%) PaaS
2 11 (2.81%) SaaS
3 10 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.53%) GitHub
6 5 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (1.28%) Route 53
6 5 (1.28%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.72%) HTTP
2 23 (5.88%) DVB
3 17 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 16 (4.09%) Internet
5 9 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (1.79%) Firewall
6 7 (1.79%) DNS
7 6 (1.53%) tcpdump
8 5 (1.28%) DHCP
8 5 (1.28%) Network Security
9 4 (1.02%) Intranet
10 2 (0.51%) VoIP
10 2 (0.51%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.26%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.26%) WAN
11 1 (0.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.23%) MongoDB
3 38 (9.72%) Big Data
4 28 (7.16%) MySQL
5 25 (6.39%) Relational Database
6 22 (5.63%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.81%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.56%) Data Mining
9 8 (2.05%) VoltDB
10 7 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.28%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.02%) DB2
14 3 (0.77%) MS Access
14 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.77%) HPCC
14 3 (0.77%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 70 (17.90%) Jenkins
2 52 (13.30%) JUnit
3 43 (11.00%) Cucumber
4 38 (9.72%) Maven
5 35 (8.95%) Selenium
6 34 (8.70%) Eclipse
6 34 (8.70%) Git (software)
7 28 (7.16%) JMeter
7 28 (7.16%) JIRA
7 28 (7.16%) Subversion
8 23 (5.88%) Hudson
9 17 (4.35%) NetBeans
10 14 (3.58%) Ant
11 11 (2.81%) TestLink
12 9 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.79%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.53%) Gradle
15 6 (1.53%) Artifactory
16 4 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (11.25%) Telecoms
2 34 (8.70%) Finance
3 32 (8.18%) Advertising
4 26 (6.65%) Banking
5 13 (3.32%) Marketing
6 10 (2.56%) Back Office
6 10 (2.56%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.79%) Retail
8 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 175 (44.76%) Developer
2 86 (21.99%) Java Developer
3 55 (14.07%) Software Engineer
4 29 (7.42%) Analyst
5 25 (6.39%) Senior Developer
6 23 (5.88%) Tester
7 20 (5.12%) Software Developer
7 20 (5.12%) Project Manager
8 19 (4.86%) Architect
8 19 (4.86%) Technical Leader
9 18 (4.60%) Test Engineer
9 18 (4.60%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (4.35%) Web Developer
11 16 (4.09%) Team Leader
12 14 (3.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 12 (3.07%) Software Tester
14 11 (2.81%) J2EE Developer
14 11 (2.81%) Test Analyst
14 11 (2.81%) Support Analyst
15 10 (2.56%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (27.62%) Web Services
2 66 (16.88%) Spring
3 63 (16.11%) HTML
4 50 (12.79%) .NET
5 47 (12.02%) Hibernate
5 47 (12.02%) REST
6 42 (10.74%) J2EE
7 31 (7.93%) CSS
7 31 (7.93%) Java EE
8 27 (6.91%) SOAP
9 23 (5.88%) XML
9 23 (5.88%) JSON
10 20 (5.12%) jQuery
10 20 (5.12%) HTML5
11 18 (4.60%) ASP.NET
12 16 (4.09%) RESTful
12 16 (4.09%) JPA
13 13 (3.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 13 (3.32%) STL
13 13 (3.32%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (9.21%) User Experience
3 30 (7.67%) Computer Science
4 27 (6.91%) Client/Server
5 21 (5.37%) DTV
5 21 (5.37%) Digital Media
6 19 (4.86%) Statistics
7 18 (4.60%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.07%) iPad
8 12 (3.07%) iPhone
8 12 (3.07%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.79%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.53%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.53%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.53%) Streaming Video
11 5 (1.28%) IPTV
11 5 (1.28%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.28%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.02%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 128 (32.74%) Linux
2 46 (11.76%) Windows
3 41 (10.49%) Android
4 29 (7.42%) Apple iOS
5 19 (4.86%) UNIX
6 17 (4.35%) CentOS
7 13 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.53%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (1.53%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.77%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.26%) AIX
10 1 (0.26%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.26%) Debian
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (24.30%) Scrum
3 69 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 58 (14.83%) TDD
5 50 (12.79%) SDLC
6 47 (12.02%) BDD
7 43 (11.00%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (10.49%) OO
9 36 (9.21%) MVC
10 29 (7.42%) Product Management
11 28 (7.16%) Test Management
12 27 (6.91%) ETL
13 25 (6.39%) UML
13 25 (6.39%) Mentoring
13 25 (6.39%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (6.14%) Test Automation
15 22 (5.63%) Project Management
15 22 (5.63%) Regression Testing
16 21 (5.37%) API Testing
17 19 (4.86%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 91 (23.27%) C++
3 89 (22.76%) SQL
4 74 (18.93%) Perl
5 69 (17.65%) Python
6 52 (13.30%) C#
7 46 (11.76%) Bash Shell
8 41 (10.49%) C
9 40 (10.23%) Objective-C
10 29 (7.42%) PHP
11 18 (4.60%) Korn
12 17 (4.35%) Groovy
12 17 (4.35%) Ruby
13 10 (2.56%) Erlang
14 9 (2.30%) Scala
14 9 (2.30%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.53%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.28%) Lisp
16 5 (1.28%) Haskell
17 4 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (17.90%) Degree
2 21 (5.37%) PMI Certification
3 19 (4.86%) PMP
4 15 (3.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 9 (2.30%) ISEB
6 8 (2.05%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.53%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) PhD
10 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.84%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (1.53%) Snort
2 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) vSphere
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (2.30%) Puppet
2 5 (1.28%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.26%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.26%) SCSM
3 1 (0.26%) Windows Intune
3 1 (0.26%) OpenView
3 1 (0.26%) Nagios
3 1 (0.26%) OPNET
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 66 (16.88%) Oracle
2 24 (6.14%) Perforce
3 21 (5.37%) Red Hat
4 10 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.79%) TOWER Software
6 5 (1.28%) RightScale
7 4 (1.02%) Lotus
7 4 (1.02%) VMware
8 3 (0.77%) Zend
8 3 (0.77%) SAP
8 3 (0.77%) Apple
8 3 (0.77%) Remedy
8 3 (0.77%) ESRI
8 3 (0.77%) IBM
9 2 (0.51%) CA
9 2 (0.51%) BEA
9 2 (0.51%) Cisco
9 2 (0.51%) EMC
9 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.26%) Riverbed
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