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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 166 144 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.03% 14.41% 16.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.73% 28.86% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 138 107 154
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +24.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
764 499 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.36% 49.95% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 655 439 591
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,377 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -2 156 £37,500 -3.84% 26
North Wales -13 5 £42,500 - 4
West Wales - 5 £80,000 - 2
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 134 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (29.66%) Spring
3 88 (26.91%) JavaScript
4 84 (25.69%) SQL
5 83 (25.38%) HTML
6 80 (24.46%) Web Services
7 75 (22.94%) C++
8 69 (21.10%) Scrum
9 67 (20.49%) Hibernate
10 65 (19.88%) Software Engineering
11 51 (15.60%) J2EE
11 51 (15.60%) Finance
12 50 (15.29%) Linux
13 49 (14.98%) Oracle
14 48 (14.68%) OO
15 45 (13.76%) Android
16 44 (13.46%) HTTP
17 42 (12.84%) C#
17 42 (12.84%) Degree
18 41 (12.54%) C
19 40 (12.23%) Advertising
19 40 (12.23%) Unit Testing
19 40 (12.23%) REST
20 39 (11.93%) TDD
21 38 (11.62%) .NET
22 37 (11.31%) MySQL
23 36 (11.01%) PHP
23 36 (11.01%) Objective-C
24 35 (10.70%) JUnit
24 35 (10.70%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 33 (10.09%) Tomcat
2 26 (7.95%) Apache
3 18 (5.50%) WebLogic
4 13 (3.98%) JBoss
5 10 (3.06%) Confluence
6 8 (2.45%) Node.js
6 8 (2.45%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.14%) IIS
8 5 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.22%) SAS
9 4 (1.22%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.22%) CMS
10 3 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.92%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.92%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.61%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.61%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.61%) Documentum
12 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (1.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.22%) SPSS
2 4 (1.22%) EViews
3 3 (0.92%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.75%) Staffware
2 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.12%) PaaS
2 6 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.92%) SaaS
3 3 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.46%) HTTP
2 25 (7.65%) TCP/IP
3 20 (6.12%) Internet
4 12 (3.67%) DVB
5 4 (1.22%) DNS
6 3 (0.92%) SSL
6 3 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.92%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.31%) VoIP
7 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.31%) MySQL
2 29 (8.87%) Relational Database
3 25 (7.65%) Big Data
4 23 (7.03%) MongoDB
5 21 (6.42%) SQL Server
6 20 (6.12%) NoSQL
7 17 (5.20%) RDBMS
8 14 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (3.98%) Data Mining
10 8 (2.45%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.14%) Couchbase
12 6 (1.83%) Redis
12 6 (1.83%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.83%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.61%) SQLPlus
15 1 (0.31%) Informix
15 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
15 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.31%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 35 (10.70%) JUnit
2 23 (7.03%) Eclipse
2 23 (7.03%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.81%) JIRA
4 17 (5.20%) Subversion
4 17 (5.20%) Cucumber
5 16 (4.89%) Maven
6 13 (3.98%) Ant
6 13 (3.98%) Git (software)
7 10 (3.06%) Selenium
8 9 (2.75%) Mockito
9 5 (1.53%) TestLink
9 5 (1.53%) EasyMock
9 5 (1.53%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.22%) JMeter
10 4 (1.22%) Xcode
10 4 (1.22%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.22%) Gradle
10 4 (1.22%) Spock
10 4 (1.22%) Apache Ivy
General
1 51 (15.60%) Finance
2 40 (12.23%) Advertising
3 26 (7.95%) Marketing
4 13 (3.98%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.67%) Banking
6 7 (2.14%) Automotive
7 5 (1.53%) Retail
7 5 (1.53%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.53%) Billing
8 3 (0.92%) Law
9 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.61%) Games
9 2 (0.61%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Military
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 191 (58.41%) Developer
2 111 (33.94%) Java Developer
3 53 (16.21%) Software Engineer
4 34 (10.40%) Senior Developer
5 32 (9.79%) Software Developer
6 23 (7.03%) Programmer
7 21 (6.42%) Analyst
8 20 (6.12%) Architect
8 20 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (5.50%) Team Leader
10 17 (5.20%) Android Developer
11 14 (4.28%) C++ Developer
12 13 (3.98%) Java Programmer
13 11 (3.36%) Development Team Leader
14 10 (3.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 9 (2.75%) Senior Android Developer
16 8 (2.45%) Senior Programmer
16 8 (2.45%) Java Software Engineer
16 8 (2.45%) Senior Analyst Programmer
16 8 (2.45%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (29.66%) Spring
2 83 (25.38%) HTML
3 80 (24.46%) Web Services
4 67 (20.49%) Hibernate
5 51 (15.60%) J2EE
6 40 (12.23%) REST
7 38 (11.62%) .NET
8 35 (10.70%) XML
9 34 (10.40%) CSS
10 33 (10.09%) HTML5
11 31 (9.48%) Java EE
12 25 (7.65%) SOAP
13 22 (6.73%) jQuery
14 17 (5.20%) Android SDK
15 16 (4.89%) Ajax
16 15 (4.59%) STL
16 15 (4.59%) JPA
16 15 (4.59%) Qt
16 15 (4.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 15 (4.59%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.79%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.42%) Open Source
3 19 (5.81%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.59%) iPad
6 13 (3.98%) Data Structures
7 12 (3.67%) User Experience
7 12 (3.67%) Digital Media
8 11 (3.36%) iPhone
8 11 (3.36%) Statistics
9 10 (3.06%) Visualisation
10 9 (2.75%) Client/Server
10 9 (2.75%) DTV
11 8 (2.45%) N-Tier
11 8 (2.45%) Management Information System
12 7 (2.14%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (1.53%) Wiki
15 4 (1.22%) Clustering
15 4 (1.22%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.29%) Linux
2 45 (13.76%) Android
3 35 (10.70%) Apple iOS
4 30 (9.17%) UNIX
5 28 (8.56%) Windows
6 10 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.14%) CentOS
8 4 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.92%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.61%) Solaris
11 1 (0.31%) SUSE
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (21.10%) Scrum
3 65 (19.88%) Software Engineering
4 48 (14.68%) OO
5 40 (12.23%) Unit Testing
6 39 (11.93%) TDD
7 34 (10.40%) OOP
7 34 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (10.40%) BDD
8 32 (9.79%) Mentoring
8 32 (9.79%) E-Commerce
9 27 (8.26%) MVC
10 26 (7.95%) Android Development
11 23 (7.03%) Mobile Marketing
12 16 (4.89%) iOS Development
12 16 (4.89%) OOD
12 16 (4.89%) Web Development
13 15 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (4.28%) Coaching
15 13 (3.98%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (26.91%) JavaScript
2 84 (25.69%) SQL
3 75 (22.94%) C++
4 42 (12.84%) C#
5 41 (12.54%) C
6 36 (11.01%) PHP
6 36 (11.01%) Objective-C
7 30 (9.17%) Perl
7 30 (9.17%) Python
8 14 (4.28%) Scala
8 14 (4.28%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.06%) Korn
9 10 (3.06%) Groovy
10 9 (2.75%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.45%) Ruby
12 7 (2.14%) RPG
13 6 (1.83%) Erlang
14 4 (1.22%) R
14 4 (1.22%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 42 (12.84%) Degree
2 10 (3.06%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.06%) VCP4
3 9 (2.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.79%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (0.92%) Snort
2 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.22%) Nagios
2 3 (0.92%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.92%) Puppet
2 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.31%) OpenView
3 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.31%) OPNET
Vendors
1 49 (14.98%) Oracle
2 13 (3.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.98%) Red Hat
2 13 (3.98%) Perforce
3 11 (3.36%) BEA
4 7 (2.14%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.53%) IBM
5 5 (1.53%) hybris
5 5 (1.53%) SAP
6 4 (1.22%) Informatica
6 4 (1.22%) Lotus
6 4 (1.22%) Sencha
6 4 (1.22%) Guidewire
7 3 (0.92%) LexisNexis
7 3 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.92%) HP
8 2 (0.61%) EMC
8 2 (0.61%) Remedy
8 2 (0.61%) Zend
8 2 (0.61%) VMware
Bangor, Gwynedd
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Pension / Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Denbighshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago