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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 182 183 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.12% 13.24% 11.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.70% 22.18% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 153 169 115
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,641 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +1.60%
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
657 825 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.97% 59.70% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 554 757 532
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,665
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +7 171 £37,500 -2.59% 18
West Wales +1 5 - - 3
North Wales -6 3 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Mid Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 195 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (31.54%) SQL
3 117 (30.00%) HTML
4 114 (29.23%) JavaScript
5 95 (24.36%) Scrum
6 89 (22.82%) Spring
7 84 (21.54%) Web Services
8 81 (20.77%) .NET
9 75 (19.23%) C++
10 71 (18.21%) C#
11 70 (17.95%) OO
12 69 (17.69%) Software Engineering
13 66 (16.92%) Hibernate
14 63 (16.15%) PHP
15 60 (15.38%) JUnit
15 60 (15.38%) Groovy
16 58 (14.87%) Oracle
17 57 (14.62%) Linux
18 54 (13.85%) J2EE
19 51 (13.08%) XML
20 50 (12.82%) CSS
20 50 (12.82%) Finance
20 50 (12.82%) Unit Testing
21 48 (12.31%) Jenkins
22 46 (11.79%) TDD
23 44 (11.28%) Degree
24 43 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
24 43 (11.03%) SQL Server
25 40 (10.26%) Selenium
26 37 (9.49%) HTML5

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (7.44%) Tomcat
2 11 (2.82%) Node.js
3 10 (2.56%) Apache
3 10 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.54%) Confluence
5 6 (1.54%) FileNet
6 5 (1.28%) ColdFusion
6 5 (1.28%) LiveCycle
7 4 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.77%) JBoss
8 3 (0.77%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.77%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.26%) CMS
9 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.26%) WordPress
9 1 (0.26%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) MS Project
3 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.05%) PaaS
3 4 (1.03%) Basecamp
3 4 (1.03%) Trello
4 3 (0.77%) SaaS
5 2 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.36%) Internet
2 10 (2.56%) HTTP
2 10 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.77%) SSL
4 1 (0.26%) DNS
4 1 (0.26%) LDAP
4 1 (0.26%) VoIP
4 1 (0.26%) Wireless
4 1 (0.26%) SSH
4 1 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.26%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.26%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.49%) MySQL
3 18 (4.62%) Oracle Database
3 18 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 17 (4.36%) MongoDB
5 16 (4.10%) Big Data
6 13 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.05%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.05%) CouchDB
9 6 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.26%) Informix
12 1 (0.26%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 60 (15.38%) JUnit
2 48 (12.31%) Jenkins
3 40 (10.26%) Selenium
4 30 (7.69%) SoapUI
5 29 (7.44%) Eclipse
6 28 (7.18%) Maven
7 26 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 19 (4.87%) Subversion
9 17 (4.36%) Spock
10 14 (3.59%) Ant
10 14 (3.59%) Git (software)
11 12 (3.08%) JIRA
12 11 (2.82%) WebDriver
12 11 (2.82%) Apache Ivy
13 8 (2.05%) Gradle
13 8 (2.05%) Mockito
13 8 (2.05%) CruiseControl
14 7 (1.79%) NetBeans
15 6 (1.54%) JMeter
15 6 (1.54%) JBehave
General
1 50 (12.82%) Finance
2 32 (8.21%) Advertising
3 24 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.10%) Banking
5 12 (3.08%) Marketing
6 11 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.05%) Billing
8 5 (1.28%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.51%) Retail
9 2 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Military
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 188 (48.21%) Developer
2 98 (25.13%) Java Developer
3 57 (14.62%) Software Engineer
4 54 (13.85%) Analyst
5 41 (10.51%) Software Developer
6 35 (8.97%) Test Engineer
7 29 (7.44%) Graduate
8 28 (7.18%) Programmer
9 27 (6.92%) Senior Developer
10 22 (5.64%) Team Leader
11 20 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 19 (4.87%) Test Analyst
12 19 (4.87%) Automation Engineer
13 17 (4.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 16 (4.10%) Tester
14 16 (4.10%) Development Team Leader
15 15 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
15 15 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
16 14 (3.59%) C++ Developer
17 12 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (30.00%) HTML
2 89 (22.82%) Spring
3 84 (21.54%) Web Services
4 81 (20.77%) .NET
5 66 (16.92%) Hibernate
6 54 (13.85%) J2EE
7 51 (13.08%) XML
8 50 (12.82%) CSS
9 37 (9.49%) SOAP
9 37 (9.49%) HTML5
10 30 (7.69%) jQuery
10 30 (7.69%) Java EE
11 29 (7.44%) ASP.NET
11 29 (7.44%) REST
12 22 (5.64%) JSF
13 21 (5.38%) JPA
14 16 (4.10%) .NET Framework
15 14 (3.59%) XHTML
16 13 (3.33%) WCF
16 13 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.44%) Open Source
2 28 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 23 (5.90%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.62%) Digital Media
6 13 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.05%) Life Science
7 8 (2.05%) RIA
8 7 (1.79%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.79%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (1.54%) Statistics
10 5 (1.28%) User Experience
10 5 (1.28%) iPad
10 5 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.03%) IPTV
12 3 (0.77%) GIS
12 3 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.62%) Linux
2 36 (9.23%) Android
3 30 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 24 (6.15%) UNIX
5 9 (2.31%) Windows
6 2 (0.51%) Solaris
6 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (24.36%) Scrum
3 70 (17.95%) OO
4 69 (17.69%) Software Engineering
5 50 (12.82%) Unit Testing
6 46 (11.79%) TDD
7 43 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (8.72%) Mentoring
9 32 (8.21%) MVC
10 30 (7.69%) OOP
11 29 (7.44%) Test Automation
12 28 (7.18%) BDD
13 26 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (6.67%) OOD
14 23 (5.90%) Release Management
15 21 (5.38%) Web Development
16 19 (4.87%) Test Scripting
17 18 (4.62%) E-Commerce
18 17 (4.36%) UML
19 16 (4.10%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 123 (31.54%) SQL
2 114 (29.23%) JavaScript
3 75 (19.23%) C++
4 71 (18.21%) C#
5 63 (16.15%) PHP
6 60 (15.38%) Groovy
7 33 (8.46%) C
8 31 (7.95%) Python
9 28 (7.18%) RPG
10 22 (5.64%) Perl
11 16 (4.10%) Bash Shell
12 15 (3.85%) Korn
13 13 (3.33%) Objective-C
14 11 (2.82%) Scala
15 7 (1.79%) Ruby
16 5 (1.28%) Clojure
17 4 (1.03%) Erlang
18 2 (0.51%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.51%) PHP5
19 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (11.28%) Degree
2 14 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.05%) ISEB
5 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.26%) Snort
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) OpenView
1 1 (0.26%) Nagios
1 1 (0.26%) OPNET
1 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (0.26%) Puppet
1 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.26%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 58 (14.87%) Oracle
2 33 (8.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.59%) IBM
4 7 (1.79%) Informatica
4 7 (1.79%) Perforce
5 6 (1.54%) Adobe
6 5 (1.28%) Twitter
7 4 (1.03%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.03%) HP
7 4 (1.03%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.77%) Lotus
8 3 (0.77%) Citrix
8 3 (0.77%) Wind River
8 3 (0.77%) VMware
8 3 (0.77%) Zend
8 3 (0.77%) Coverity
9 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.51%) Sencha
9 2 (0.51%) T-Plan
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Kainos
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
Denbighshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29115 - £37164 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
e-Recruiter
Salary: £16000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits / Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
North Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable, Car, Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newport
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cwmbran
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago