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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
UK / Wales
Rank 20 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 116 157 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.02% 11.47% 12.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 22.92% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 99 132 139
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £43,375
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +3.74%

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
580 685 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.08% 50.04% 54.87%
Number of salaries quoted 498 590 652
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 88 £41,250 +7.87% 19
West Wales - 13 £40,000 - 3
Mid Wales - 4 £39,000 -
North Wales -6 3 £32,000 +16.36% 4
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 145 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (36.42%) Spring
3 106 (33.87%) SQL
4 94 (30.03%) HTML
5 93 (29.71%) JavaScript
6 83 (26.52%) C#
7 80 (25.56%) SOAP
8 78 (24.92%) Hibernate
9 77 (24.60%) Python
10 68 (21.73%) Software Engineering
11 67 (21.41%) Web Services
12 66 (21.09%) Oracle
12 66 (21.09%) Degree
13 63 (20.13%) CSS
14 61 (19.49%) OO
15 59 (18.85%) REST
16 58 (18.53%) Scrum
17 56 (17.89%) .NET
18 54 (17.25%) C++
19 53 (16.93%) PHP
19 53 (16.93%) Linux
20 49 (15.65%) TDD
21 48 (15.34%) Finance
22 47 (15.02%) SQL Server
23 45 (14.38%) MongoDB
24 44 (14.06%) Android
25 42 (13.42%) J2EE
26 40 (12.78%) DevOps
27 38 (12.14%) Maven
28 36 (11.50%) Java EE

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 30 (9.58%) Tomcat
2 21 (6.71%) JBoss
3 15 (4.79%) Apache
3 15 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (3.83%) IIS
5 10 (3.19%) Apache Spark
6 9 (2.88%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.24%) NetWeaver
8 6 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.60%) ColdFusion
10 4 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.96%) Confluence
11 3 (0.96%) Mule
11 3 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.64%) Documentum
12 2 (0.64%) FileNet
12 2 (0.64%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.32%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 14 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.96%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.92%) SaaS
4 2 (0.64%) IaaS
4 2 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.28%) Broadband
2 4 (1.28%) Firewall
3 3 (0.96%) Internet
3 3 (0.96%) MPLS
3 3 (0.96%) PBX
3 3 (0.96%) RTP
3 3 (0.96%) VoIP
3 3 (0.96%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.64%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.64%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 45 (14.38%) MongoDB
3 33 (10.54%) NoSQL
4 31 (9.90%) MySQL
5 24 (7.67%) Relational Database
6 22 (7.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (6.71%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (6.07%) Hadoop
9 15 (4.79%) Big Data
10 10 (3.19%) Neo4j
10 10 (3.19%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.19%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (2.24%) HBase
12 7 (2.24%) Sqoop
13 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (12.14%) Maven
2 35 (11.18%) Jenkins
3 30 (9.58%) Eclipse
4 26 (8.31%) JUnit
5 23 (7.35%) Git (software)
6 13 (4.15%) Selenium
7 12 (3.83%) JMeter
8 11 (3.51%) Subversion
9 10 (3.19%) Visual Studio
10 9 (2.88%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.56%) Ant
11 8 (2.56%) Mockito
12 6 (1.92%) Grunt
12 6 (1.92%) gulp
12 6 (1.92%) NetBeans
12 6 (1.92%) webpack
13 5 (1.60%) Toad
14 4 (1.28%) IntelliJ
14 4 (1.28%) Spock
15 3 (0.96%) VersionOne
General
1 48 (15.34%) Finance
2 22 (7.03%) Advertising
3 20 (6.39%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.15%) Retail
5 12 (3.83%) Banking
6 9 (2.88%) Games
6 9 (2.88%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.96%) Marketing
7 3 (0.96%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 181 (57.83%) Developer
2 131 (41.85%) Java Developer
3 49 (15.65%) Senior Developer
3 49 (15.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 29 (9.27%) Analyst
5 26 (8.31%) Software Developer
6 23 (7.35%) Java Engineer
7 18 (5.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (5.75%) Software Engineer
8 16 (5.11%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (4.47%) Agile Developer
9 14 (4.47%) C# Developer
10 13 (4.15%) Junior
11 11 (3.51%) .NET Developer
12 9 (2.88%) DBA
12 9 (2.88%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (2.88%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (2.88%) Senior Java Engineer
12 9 (2.88%) Test Engineer
13 8 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (36.42%) Spring
2 94 (30.03%) HTML
3 80 (25.56%) SOAP
4 78 (24.92%) Hibernate
5 67 (21.41%) Web Services
6 63 (20.13%) CSS
7 59 (18.85%) REST
8 56 (17.89%) .NET
9 42 (13.42%) J2EE
10 36 (11.50%) Java EE
11 33 (10.54%) HTML5
12 32 (10.22%) XML
13 27 (8.63%) RESTful
14 23 (7.35%) ASP.NET
14 23 (7.35%) jQuery
15 21 (6.71%) JPA
16 20 (6.39%) Ajax
17 19 (6.07%) Node.js
18 17 (5.43%) JSON
19 16 (5.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.86%) Computer Science
2 26 (8.31%) User Experience
3 23 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.47%) Clustering
4 14 (4.47%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.92%) Fintech
5 6 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.28%) Life Science
8 3 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.96%) Digital TV
8 3 (0.96%) NHS
9 2 (0.64%) AS400
9 2 (0.64%) FMCG
10 1 (0.32%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.32%) iDTV
10 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) Replication
10 1 (0.32%) STB
Operating Systems
1 53 (16.93%) Linux
2 44 (14.06%) Android
3 33 (10.54%) Apple iOS
4 29 (9.27%) Unix
5 17 (5.43%) Windows
6 5 (1.60%) CentOS
7 4 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.96%) Debian
8 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.64%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.32%) Solaris
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.73%) Software Engineering
3 61 (19.49%) OO
4 58 (18.53%) Scrum
5 49 (15.65%) TDD
6 40 (12.78%) DevOps
7 31 (9.90%) MVC
8 29 (9.27%) Web Development
9 28 (8.95%) SDLC
10 25 (7.99%) OOP
11 24 (7.67%) BDD
11 24 (7.67%) Mentoring
12 23 (7.35%) Multithreading
13 21 (6.71%) Unit Testing
14 19 (6.07%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (4.79%) ITIL
15 15 (4.79%) Workflow
16 13 (4.15%) Load Balancing
17 12 (3.83%) High Availability
18 11 (3.51%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (33.87%) SQL
2 93 (29.71%) JavaScript
3 83 (26.52%) C#
4 77 (24.60%) Python
5 54 (17.25%) C++
6 53 (16.93%) PHP
7 29 (9.27%) Objective-C
8 25 (7.99%) Perl
9 22 (7.03%) Scala
10 20 (6.39%) Ruby
11 19 (6.07%) Groovy
12 16 (5.11%) C
13 14 (4.47%) Bash Shell
14 11 (3.51%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.56%) VB.NET
16 7 (2.24%) ABAP
17 6 (1.92%) Apple Swift
17 6 (1.92%) Go
18 5 (1.60%) Korn
18 5 (1.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (21.09%) Degree
2 12 (3.83%) HND
3 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.60%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.64%) ISEB
6 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) CISA
7 1 (0.32%) CISM
7 1 (0.32%) CISSP
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.32%) RHCE
7 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.15%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.24%) HDFS
2 3 (0.96%) Docker
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.19%) Puppet
2 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.32%) Kibana
4 1 (0.32%) logstash
4 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.32%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 66 (21.09%) Oracle
2 35 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.51%) IBM
3 11 (3.51%) MuleSoft
4 10 (3.19%) SAP
5 9 (2.88%) VMware
6 6 (1.92%) Cloudera
6 6 (1.92%) Hortonworks
7 5 (1.60%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.60%) CA Agile Central
7 5 (1.60%) OpenText
7 5 (1.60%) Perforce
7 5 (1.60%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.28%) Google
8 4 (1.28%) Sony
9 3 (0.96%) Brocade
9 3 (0.96%) hybris
9 3 (0.96%) RedGate
9 3 (0.96%) SonicWALL
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Resource Group
Salary: £40-45K + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 13 hours ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wales
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Virtusa
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Oscar
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus scheme and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Thomas, Neath Port Talbot
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 16 days ago
Gwynedd
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago