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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 20 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 125 196 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.43% 13.90% 15.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.20% 28.57% 35.32%
Number of salaries quoted 110 169 193
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
651 686 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.10% 48.65% 45.03%
Number of salaries quoted 575 569 541
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -9 117 £40,000 +11.11% 18
North Wales +5 5 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 122 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (34.01%) JavaScript
3 94 (31.65%) HTML
4 78 (26.26%) SQL
5 72 (24.24%) CSS
6 71 (23.91%) Spring
7 68 (22.90%) Web Services
8 67 (22.56%) C++
8 67 (22.56%) Software Engineering
9 63 (21.21%) Python
10 62 (20.88%) Linux
10 62 (20.88%) Degree
11 56 (18.86%) Subversion
12 54 (18.18%) Oracle
13 52 (17.51%) Git (software)
14 49 (16.50%) J2EE
14 49 (16.50%) C#
14 49 (16.50%) Hibernate
14 49 (16.50%) Scrum
15 48 (16.16%) Java EE
16 47 (15.82%) Unix
17 43 (14.48%) Finance
18 42 (14.14%) TDD
19 41 (13.80%) Computer Science
20 40 (13.47%) OO
21 39 (13.13%) Maven
22 35 (11.78%) PHP
23 34 (11.45%) SQL Server
23 34 (11.45%) OOP
23 34 (11.45%) Ajax

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 18 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.39%) JBoss
3 9 (3.03%) Apache
4 8 (2.69%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.02%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.68%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.01%) Confluence
9 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.67%) IIS
9 2 (0.67%) Mule
9 2 (0.67%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.67%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.67%) SAS
9 2 (0.67%) WildFly
10 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.34%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 10 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) MS Office
2 2 (0.67%) SPSS
3 1 (0.34%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.72%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.03%) IaaS
4 4 (1.35%) SaaS
5 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.06%) HTTP
2 16 (5.39%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.69%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.35%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.01%) LAN
6 2 (0.67%) AMQP
6 2 (0.67%) Broadband
6 2 (0.67%) VoIP
7 1 (0.34%) Internet
7 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.44%) MongoDB
3 29 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.08%) MySQL
5 16 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.71%) Big Data
7 10 (3.37%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.69%) DB2
8 8 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.36%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (2.02%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.68%) Mahout
11 5 (1.68%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.35%) Redis
13 2 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (18.86%) Subversion
2 52 (17.51%) Git (software)
3 39 (13.13%) Maven
4 30 (10.10%) Gradle
5 28 (9.43%) Jenkins
6 27 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 26 (8.75%) JUnit
8 24 (8.08%) Selenium
9 16 (5.39%) SoapUI
10 14 (4.71%) Ant
10 14 (4.71%) JMeter
11 13 (4.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (4.04%) Eclipse
12 12 (4.04%) Hudson
13 10 (3.37%) IntelliJ
13 10 (3.37%) JIRA
13 10 (3.37%) TeamCity
14 9 (3.03%) AnthillPro
14 9 (3.03%) Visual Studio
15 6 (2.02%) RSpec
General
1 43 (14.48%) Finance
2 20 (6.73%) Games
3 15 (5.05%) Marketing
3 15 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.38%) Multimedia
5 10 (3.37%) Welsh Language
6 9 (3.03%) Advertising
7 4 (1.35%) Banking
7 4 (1.35%) Billing
8 3 (1.01%) Legal
9 2 (0.67%) Back Office
9 2 (0.67%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 165 (55.56%) Developer
2 85 (28.62%) Java Developer
3 56 (18.86%) Senior Developer
4 35 (11.78%) Software Engineer
5 30 (10.10%) Analyst
6 25 (8.42%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (8.08%) Software Developer
8 22 (7.41%) Web Developer
9 18 (6.06%) Test Engineer
10 16 (5.39%) Graduate
11 14 (4.71%) Senior Web Developer
12 13 (4.38%) Development Manager
12 13 (4.38%) Java Engineer
13 11 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
13 11 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
13 11 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 10 (3.37%) Applications Support
14 10 (3.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 10 (3.37%) Support Analyst
14 10 (3.37%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (31.65%) HTML
2 72 (24.24%) CSS
3 71 (23.91%) Spring
4 68 (22.90%) Web Services
5 49 (16.50%) Hibernate
5 49 (16.50%) J2EE
6 48 (16.16%) Java EE
7 34 (11.45%) Ajax
8 32 (10.77%) REST
8 32 (10.77%) SOAP
9 30 (10.10%) HTML5
10 29 (9.76%) .NET
10 29 (9.76%) Struts
11 27 (9.09%) jQuery
12 25 (8.42%) AngularJS
12 25 (8.42%) JPA
13 24 (8.08%) JSP
13 24 (8.08%) RESTful
14 22 (7.41%) XML
15 21 (7.07%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.80%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.05%) Mathematics
4 14 (4.71%) Web 2.0
5 13 (4.38%) User Experience
6 9 (3.03%) Blog
6 9 (3.03%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.36%) Digital TV
8 6 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.02%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (1.68%) Fintech
10 4 (1.35%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.35%) Grid Computing
10 4 (1.35%) Statistics
11 3 (1.01%) AS400
11 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.01%) iSeries
11 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.01%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.88%) Linux
2 47 (15.82%) Unix
3 28 (9.43%) Android
4 23 (7.74%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.38%) Windows
6 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.01%) CentOS
7 3 (1.01%) Debian
7 3 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (41.08%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (22.56%) Software Engineering
3 49 (16.50%) Scrum
4 42 (14.14%) TDD
5 40 (13.47%) OO
6 34 (11.45%) OOP
7 31 (10.44%) BDD
8 28 (9.43%) SDLC
8 28 (9.43%) Web Development
9 27 (9.09%) Multithreading
10 26 (8.75%) High Availability
11 24 (8.08%) DevOps
12 23 (7.74%) MVC
13 21 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (7.07%) Test Automation
14 16 (5.39%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (5.05%) UML
16 14 (4.71%) Functional Programming
16 14 (4.71%) Online Security
17 12 (4.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 101 (34.01%) JavaScript
2 78 (26.26%) SQL
3 67 (22.56%) C++
4 63 (21.21%) Python
5 49 (16.50%) C#
6 35 (11.78%) PHP
7 31 (10.44%) Perl
8 27 (9.09%) C
9 26 (8.75%) Ruby
10 18 (6.06%) Bash Shell
11 15 (5.05%) Erlang
12 14 (4.71%) Groovy
13 10 (3.37%) Objective-C
13 10 (3.37%) PL/SQL
13 10 (3.37%) Scala
14 9 (3.03%) R
15 8 (2.69%) Haskell
15 8 (2.69%) Lisp
16 7 (2.36%) PowerShell
17 6 (2.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (20.88%) Degree
2 8 (2.69%) ISEB
3 5 (1.68%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.35%) PhD
4 4 (1.35%) Postgraduate
5 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.67%) PMP
6 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.07%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) SLA
3 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.34%) MISRA
4 1 (0.34%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (2.36%) Docker
2 5 (1.68%) Snort
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.01%) Puppet
3 2 (0.67%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.67%) Nagios
3 2 (0.67%) OpenView
3 2 (0.67%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.34%) OPNET
4 1 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 54 (18.18%) Oracle
2 7 (2.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.36%) TOWER Software
3 6 (2.02%) Perforce
3 6 (2.02%) Sun
4 5 (1.68%) HP
4 5 (1.68%) IBM
4 5 (1.68%) Sybase
5 4 (1.35%) Guidewire
5 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.67%) CA
7 2 (0.67%) Cisco
7 2 (0.67%) F5
7 2 (0.67%) Juniper
7 2 (0.67%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.34%) Citrix
8 1 (0.34%) Informatica
8 1 (0.34%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Conwy, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: £25k - 28k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Conwy, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: £25k - 28k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago