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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / Wales
Rank 17 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 148 146 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.41% 11.70% 11.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.58% 23.51% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 138 118 128
Median salary £44,000 £37,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.12% +3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,729 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,050 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
602 621 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.53% 49.76% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 535 532 643
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +2 119 £44,500 +21.91% 12
West Wales -1 13 £47,500 -32.14% 3
North Wales -1 10 £45,000 +4.65% 6
Mid Wales - 3 £38,250 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 172 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (35.16%) Spring
3 120 (34.58%) SQL
4 113 (32.56%) HTML
5 106 (30.55%) JavaScript
6 91 (26.22%) C#
6 91 (26.22%) Python
7 85 (24.50%) SOAP
8 82 (23.63%) Hibernate
9 81 (23.34%) Degree
10 76 (21.90%) CSS
11 73 (21.04%) Web Services
12 72 (20.75%) Software Engineering
13 69 (19.88%) C++
14 67 (19.31%) REST
15 64 (18.44%) .NET
15 64 (18.44%) Linux
16 63 (18.16%) TDD
17 62 (17.87%) Scrum
17 62 (17.87%) OO
17 62 (17.87%) Oracle
18 55 (15.85%) PHP
19 54 (15.56%) MongoDB
20 51 (14.70%) Android
21 49 (14.12%) J2EE
22 45 (12.97%) DevOps
23 44 (12.68%) SQL Server
23 44 (12.68%) Computer Science
24 42 (12.10%) NoSQL
25 41 (11.82%) HTML5

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 36 (10.37%) Tomcat
2 30 (8.65%) JBoss
3 18 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (4.90%) Apache
5 14 (4.03%) IIS
6 10 (2.88%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.59%) NetWeaver
8 7 (2.02%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.73%) ColdFusion
10 5 (1.44%) Mule
11 4 (1.15%) Confluence
11 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.86%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.58%) Documentum
13 2 (0.58%) FileNet
13 2 (0.58%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.58%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.02%) SaaS
4 3 (0.86%) IaaS
5 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.31%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.73%) Broadband
3 5 (1.44%) HTTP
4 4 (1.15%) Firewall
5 3 (0.86%) Internet
5 3 (0.86%) MPLS
5 3 (0.86%) VoIP
5 3 (0.86%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.58%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.29%) PBX
7 1 (0.29%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (15.56%) MongoDB
2 44 (12.68%) SQL Server
3 42 (12.10%) NoSQL
4 27 (7.78%) MySQL
5 24 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (6.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (6.05%) Hadoop
8 18 (5.19%) Relational Database
9 14 (4.03%) Big Data
10 12 (3.46%) Oracle Database
11 11 (3.17%) Neo4j
12 10 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (2.59%) RDBMS
14 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (2.02%) HBase
15 7 (2.02%) Sqoop
16 5 (1.44%) CouchDB
17 4 (1.15%) SAP HANA
18 3 (0.86%) Apache Hive
18 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (11.53%) Jenkins
2 39 (11.24%) Maven
3 37 (10.66%) JUnit
4 33 (9.51%) Eclipse
5 30 (8.65%) Git (software)
6 19 (5.48%) Cucumber
7 17 (4.90%) Selenium
8 15 (4.32%) Subversion
9 10 (2.88%) Ant
9 10 (2.88%) Visual Studio
10 9 (2.59%) Mockito
11 8 (2.31%) IntelliJ
12 7 (2.02%) NetBeans
12 7 (2.02%) Spock
13 6 (1.73%) Gradle
13 6 (1.73%) Grunt
13 6 (1.73%) gulp
13 6 (1.73%) JMeter
13 6 (1.73%) Toad
13 6 (1.73%) webpack
General
1 38 (10.95%) Finance
2 26 (7.49%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.48%) Advertising
4 13 (3.75%) Retail
5 11 (3.17%) Banking
5 11 (3.17%) Multimedia
6 9 (2.59%) Games
7 7 (2.02%) Marketing
8 5 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.15%) Billing
9 4 (1.15%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 200 (57.64%) Developer
2 137 (39.48%) Java Developer
3 59 (17.00%) Senior Developer
4 54 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 34 (9.80%) Analyst
6 32 (9.22%) Software Developer
7 30 (8.65%) Software Engineer
8 26 (7.49%) Java Engineer
9 19 (5.48%) .NET Developer
9 19 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 18 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
11 15 (4.32%) Agile Developer
11 15 (4.32%) Junior
12 14 (4.03%) Java Software Developer
13 13 (3.75%) Programmer
13 13 (3.75%) Research Engineer
14 12 (3.46%) Consultant
14 12 (3.46%) Senior Java Engineer
14 12 (3.46%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (35.16%) Spring
2 113 (32.56%) HTML
3 85 (24.50%) SOAP
4 82 (23.63%) Hibernate
5 76 (21.90%) CSS
6 73 (21.04%) Web Services
7 67 (19.31%) REST
8 64 (18.44%) .NET
9 49 (14.12%) J2EE
10 41 (11.82%) HTML5
10 41 (11.82%) Java EE
11 34 (9.80%) RESTful
12 30 (8.65%) JPA
12 30 (8.65%) jQuery
12 30 (8.65%) XML
13 26 (7.49%) Node.js
14 25 (7.20%) Ajax
15 24 (6.92%) ASP.NET
16 22 (6.34%) JSF
16 22 (6.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.68%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (7.20%) User Experience
4 16 (4.61%) Clustering
4 16 (4.61%) Informatics
5 15 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.32%) Statistics
6 14 (4.03%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.75%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (3.75%) Health Informatics
7 13 (3.75%) Life Science
7 13 (3.75%) Physics
8 10 (2.88%) Fintech
9 6 (1.73%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.15%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.15%) Digital TV
11 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.86%) NHS
12 2 (0.58%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 64 (18.44%) Linux
2 51 (14.70%) Android
3 37 (10.66%) Apple iOS
4 34 (9.80%) Unix
5 22 (6.34%) Windows
6 8 (2.31%) CentOS
7 6 (1.73%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.86%) Debian
9 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.58%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (49.57%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (20.75%) Software Engineering
3 63 (18.16%) TDD
4 62 (17.87%) OO
4 62 (17.87%) Scrum
5 45 (12.97%) DevOps
6 32 (9.22%) MVC
6 32 (9.22%) Web Development
7 30 (8.65%) BDD
8 29 (8.36%) Mentoring
8 29 (8.36%) SDLC
9 25 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (7.20%) Multithreading
10 24 (6.92%) OOP
11 20 (5.76%) Workflow
12 19 (5.48%) Unit Testing
13 16 (4.61%) Load Balancing
14 14 (4.03%) Data Analysis
14 14 (4.03%) High Availability
14 14 (4.03%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 120 (34.58%) SQL
2 106 (30.55%) JavaScript
3 91 (26.22%) C#
3 91 (26.22%) Python
4 69 (19.88%) C++
5 55 (15.85%) PHP
6 35 (10.09%) Objective-C
7 28 (8.07%) Scala
8 26 (7.49%) Perl
9 23 (6.63%) Groovy
10 21 (6.05%) Ruby
11 19 (5.48%) Bash Shell
12 17 (4.90%) C
13 15 (4.32%) PL/SQL
14 10 (2.88%) ABAP
15 7 (2.02%) Korn
16 6 (1.73%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.73%) Go
17 5 (1.44%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (23.34%) Degree
2 12 (3.46%) HND
2 12 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) ISEB
4 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.58%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.58%) RHCE
4 2 (0.58%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.29%) CISA
5 1 (0.29%) CISM
5 1 (0.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.63%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.02%) Docker
1 7 (2.02%) HDFS
2 2 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (2.88%) Puppet
2 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (1.15%) Ansible
4 1 (0.29%) Kibana
4 1 (0.29%) logstash
4 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.29%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 62 (17.87%) Oracle
2 36 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.75%) SAP
4 9 (2.59%) IBM
5 8 (2.31%) MuleSoft
5 8 (2.31%) OpenText
5 8 (2.31%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.31%) VMware
6 6 (1.73%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.73%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (1.73%) Cloudera
6 6 (1.73%) Hortonworks
6 6 (1.73%) Perforce
6 6 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.44%) Sony
8 4 (1.15%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.15%) hybris
9 3 (0.86%) Brocade
9 3 (0.86%) RedGate
9 3 (0.86%) SonicWALL
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