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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 183 169 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.30% 12.52% 11.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.46% 22.01% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 159 159 106
Average salary £36,000 £35,891 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.30% -0.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
643 768 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.23% 56.89% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 551 707 471
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +7 169 £36,000 -4.00% 33
West Wales +7 5 - - 9
North Wales -5 2 £30,750 +7.89%
Mid Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 203 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (33.83%) HTML
3 130 (32.58%) JavaScript
4 124 (31.08%) SQL
5 105 (26.32%) Scrum
6 93 (23.31%) Spring
7 85 (21.30%) Web Services
8 83 (20.80%) .NET
9 81 (20.30%) OO
10 77 (19.30%) Software Engineering
11 76 (19.05%) Hibernate
12 73 (18.30%) C++
13 72 (18.05%) J2EE
14 71 (17.79%) Groovy
15 68 (17.04%) C#
16 64 (16.04%) Oracle
16 64 (16.04%) XML
17 63 (15.79%) CSS
17 63 (15.79%) JUnit
17 63 (15.79%) Unit Testing
18 59 (14.79%) PHP
19 56 (14.04%) Jenkins
20 52 (13.03%) Degree
20 52 (13.03%) SQL Server
20 52 (13.03%) TDD
21 47 (11.78%) Linux
22 45 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
23 44 (11.03%) Selenium
24 41 (10.28%) Finance
25 40 (10.03%) Microsoft

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 29 (7.27%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.01%) FileNet
2 12 (3.01%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.01%) Confluence
2 12 (3.01%) Node.js
3 11 (2.76%) LiveCycle
4 10 (2.51%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.25%) ColdFusion
7 4 (1.00%) Apache
7 4 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.75%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.75%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.25%) IIS
9 1 (0.25%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
9 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.75%) MS Office
3 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.00%) SaaS
2 4 (1.00%) Basecamp
2 4 (1.00%) Trello
3 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.76%) Internet
2 7 (1.75%) HTTP
3 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.75%) SSL
5 2 (0.50%) FTP
6 1 (0.25%) LDAP
6 1 (0.25%) DNS
6 1 (0.25%) Wireless
6 1 (0.25%) SSH
6 1 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.25%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.02%) MySQL
3 24 (6.02%) Oracle Database
4 23 (5.76%) MongoDB
5 19 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 19 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (2.76%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.01%) Hadoop
9 8 (2.01%) Big Data
10 7 (1.75%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.25%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 63 (15.79%) JUnit
2 56 (14.04%) Jenkins
3 44 (11.03%) Selenium
4 37 (9.27%) Maven
5 32 (8.02%) Eclipse
6 31 (7.77%) SoapUI
7 27 (6.77%) Subversion
8 25 (6.27%) Cucumber
9 21 (5.26%) JIRA
10 18 (4.51%) Ant
11 15 (3.76%) Git (software)
12 14 (3.51%) Hudson
13 13 (3.26%) WebDriver
14 11 (2.76%) Apache Ivy
15 10 (2.51%) CruiseControl
16 7 (1.75%) Mockito
16 7 (1.75%) JBehave
16 7 (1.75%) Gradle
17 6 (1.50%) Rational Application Developer
18 5 (1.25%) JMeter
General
1 41 (10.28%) Finance
2 35 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 28 (7.02%) Banking
4 22 (5.51%) Advertising
5 14 (3.51%) Billing
6 12 (3.01%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.76%) Multimedia
8 9 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.25%) Marketing
10 2 (0.50%) Games
10 2 (0.50%) Retail
11 1 (0.25%) Military
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 184 (46.12%) Developer
2 98 (24.56%) Java Developer
3 74 (18.55%) Analyst
4 59 (14.79%) Software Engineer
5 39 (9.77%) Test Engineer
6 37 (9.27%) Software Developer
7 33 (8.27%) Programmer
8 26 (6.52%) Senior Developer
8 26 (6.52%) Graduate
9 24 (6.02%) Test Analyst
10 21 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (5.01%) Team Leader
11 20 (5.01%) Senior Java Developer
11 20 (5.01%) Automation Engineer
12 15 (3.76%) Test Automation Engineer
12 15 (3.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 14 (3.51%) Development Team Leader
13 14 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
14 13 (3.26%) .NET Developer
14 13 (3.26%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (33.83%) HTML
2 93 (23.31%) Spring
3 85 (21.30%) Web Services
4 83 (20.80%) .NET
5 76 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 72 (18.05%) J2EE
7 64 (16.04%) XML
8 63 (15.79%) CSS
9 39 (9.77%) SOAP
9 39 (9.77%) HTML5
10 34 (8.52%) jQuery
11 30 (7.52%) ASP.NET
12 29 (7.27%) Java EE
13 25 (6.27%) REST
14 23 (5.76%) JSF
15 20 (5.01%) JSP
15 20 (5.01%) JPA
16 19 (4.76%) Struts
17 18 (4.51%) .NET Framework
17 18 (4.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.27%) Open Source
2 25 (6.27%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.01%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.01%) Digital Media
5 9 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.26%) Life Science
6 8 (2.01%) RIA
6 8 (2.01%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.75%) IPTV
7 7 (1.75%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.50%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (1.50%) iPad
9 4 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.75%) Statistics
10 3 (0.75%) Physics
10 3 (0.75%) iPhone
10 3 (0.75%) User Experience
11 2 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.78%) Linux
2 38 (9.52%) Android
3 34 (8.52%) Apple iOS
4 20 (5.01%) UNIX
5 8 (2.01%) Windows
6 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (26.32%) Scrum
3 81 (20.30%) OO
4 77 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 63 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 52 (13.03%) TDD
7 45 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (10.03%) Mentoring
9 35 (8.77%) MVC
10 29 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (7.02%) Test Automation
11 28 (7.02%) Release Management
12 26 (6.52%) OOD
13 24 (6.02%) OOP
13 24 (6.02%) BDD
14 23 (5.76%) SOA
15 21 (5.26%) Pair Programming
16 19 (4.76%) UML
16 19 (4.76%) RUP
16 19 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 130 (32.58%) JavaScript
2 124 (31.08%) SQL
3 73 (18.30%) C++
4 71 (17.79%) Groovy
5 68 (17.04%) C#
6 59 (14.79%) PHP
7 26 (6.52%) RPG
8 22 (5.51%) C
9 21 (5.26%) Perl
9 21 (5.26%) Python
10 20 (5.01%) Scala
11 18 (4.51%) Bash Shell
12 17 (4.26%) Korn
13 13 (3.26%) Objective-C
14 12 (3.01%) Clojure
15 5 (1.25%) Ruby
16 4 (1.00%) ABAP
17 3 (0.75%) Erlang
18 2 (0.50%) XPath
18 2 (0.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 52 (13.03%) Degree
2 10 (2.51%) ISEB
2 10 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.75%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.25%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 64 (16.04%) Oracle
2 40 (10.03%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.02%) IBM
4 12 (3.01%) Adobe
4 12 (3.01%) Twitter
5 10 (2.51%) Guidewire
6 7 (1.75%) Informatica
6 7 (1.75%) Perforce
7 5 (1.25%) SAP
8 4 (1.00%) T-Plan
9 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.75%) Coverity
9 3 (0.75%) Wind River
10 2 (0.50%) Zend
10 2 (0.50%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.50%) VMware
10 2 (0.50%) JBoss
10 2 (0.50%) Citrix
10 2 (0.50%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.25%) Apple
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40 - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 3 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cwmbran
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: flexible
Posted: 11 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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