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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 17 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 130 186 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.98% 13.57% 15.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.19% 29.25% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 116 166 181
Median salary £40,500 £36,750 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
644 636 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.42% 46.39% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 571 549 540
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 117 £41,000 +10.81% 13
North Wales +3 8 £27,500 -21.42%
West Wales -14 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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.

1 122 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (39.37%) JavaScript
3 103 (35.89%) HTML
4 80 (27.87%) CSS
5 78 (27.18%) Spring
6 75 (26.13%) SQL
7 67 (23.34%) Web Services
7 67 (23.34%) Subversion
8 65 (22.65%) Software Engineering
8 65 (22.65%) Degree
9 63 (21.95%) Linux
10 62 (21.60%) C++
11 59 (20.56%) Python
11 59 (20.56%) Git (software)
12 52 (18.12%) Oracle
12 52 (18.12%) Hibernate
13 48 (16.72%) Computer Science
14 47 (16.38%) Maven
14 47 (16.38%) Unix
14 47 (16.38%) OO
15 46 (16.03%) C#
15 46 (16.03%) Scrum
16 44 (15.33%) Java EE
16 44 (15.33%) J2EE
17 42 (14.63%) Ajax
18 39 (13.59%) PHP
19 38 (13.24%) OOP
20 37 (12.89%) Struts
20 37 (12.89%) Finance
20 37 (12.89%) jQuery

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 18 (6.27%) Tomcat
2 14 (4.88%) JBoss
2 14 (4.88%) Node.js
3 9 (3.14%) Apache
4 8 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.39%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.39%) WildFly
6 3 (1.05%) Confluence
7 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.70%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.70%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.70%) IIS
7 2 (0.70%) SAS
8 1 (0.35%) Mule
8 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 11 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) SPSS
3 1 (0.35%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.44%) IaaS
4 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.70%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.92%) HTTP
2 16 (5.57%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.48%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.39%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.05%) LAN
6 2 (0.70%) AMQP
6 2 (0.70%) VoIP
7 1 (0.35%) Internet
7 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.10%) Relational Database
3 26 (9.06%) MySQL
4 24 (8.36%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.53%) Big Data
6 12 (4.18%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.48%) DB2
8 8 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.09%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.09%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.09%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.74%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.39%) Redis
12 3 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.70%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.70%) Mahout
13 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 67 (23.34%) Subversion
2 59 (20.56%) Git (software)
3 47 (16.38%) Maven
4 33 (11.50%) Gradle
5 30 (10.45%) Cucumber
5 30 (10.45%) Jenkins
6 23 (8.01%) JUnit
7 22 (7.67%) Selenium
8 20 (6.97%) Ant
9 18 (6.27%) SoapUI
10 16 (5.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (5.23%) Eclipse
12 14 (4.88%) Hudson
13 13 (4.53%) TeamCity
14 12 (4.18%) AnthillPro
14 12 (4.18%) JMeter
15 11 (3.83%) IntelliJ
16 8 (2.79%) JIRA
16 8 (2.79%) Visual Studio
17 7 (2.44%) RSpec
General
1 37 (12.89%) Finance
2 22 (7.67%) Games
3 21 (7.32%) Marketing
4 17 (5.92%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.83%) Multimedia
6 9 (3.14%) Welsh Language
7 7 (2.44%) Advertising
8 4 (1.39%) Banking
8 4 (1.39%) Billing
9 3 (1.05%) Legal
10 2 (0.70%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.35%) Automotive
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 173 (60.28%) Developer
2 85 (29.62%) Java Developer
3 59 (20.56%) Senior Developer
4 32 (11.15%) Software Engineer
5 30 (10.45%) Analyst
6 27 (9.41%) Web Developer
7 23 (8.01%) Software Developer
8 20 (6.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (6.97%) Senior Web Developer
9 16 (5.57%) Test Engineer
10 13 (4.53%) Development Manager
10 13 (4.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (4.53%) Graduate
11 12 (4.18%) Java Engineer
12 10 (3.48%) Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (3.48%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (3.48%) Graduate Developer
12 10 (3.48%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 10 (3.48%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.14%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (35.89%) HTML
2 80 (27.87%) CSS
3 78 (27.18%) Spring
4 67 (23.34%) Web Services
5 52 (18.12%) Hibernate
6 44 (15.33%) J2EE
6 44 (15.33%) Java EE
7 42 (14.63%) Ajax
8 37 (12.89%) jQuery
8 37 (12.89%) Struts
9 36 (12.54%) SOAP
10 35 (12.20%) REST
11 32 (11.15%) JSP
12 28 (9.76%) JPA
13 27 (9.41%) .NET
13 27 (9.41%) AngularJS
13 27 (9.41%) HTML5
14 23 (8.01%) RESTful
14 23 (8.01%) XML
15 21 (7.32%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.72%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.97%) Web 2.0
3 13 (4.53%) Mathematics
3 13 (4.53%) User Experience
4 12 (4.18%) Blog
5 8 (2.79%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.44%) DTV
7 5 (1.74%) Grid Computing
7 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.74%) Statistics
8 4 (1.39%) Physics
8 4 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.05%) AS400
9 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.05%) Fintech
9 3 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.05%) iSeries
9 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.95%) Linux
2 47 (16.38%) Unix
3 28 (9.76%) Android
4 24 (8.36%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.48%) Windows
6 3 (1.05%) CentOS
6 3 (1.05%) Debian
6 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.35%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (22.65%) Software Engineering
3 47 (16.38%) OO
4 46 (16.03%) Scrum
5 38 (13.24%) OOP
6 36 (12.54%) TDD
7 33 (11.50%) Web Development
8 30 (10.45%) MVC
9 29 (10.10%) SDLC
10 28 (9.76%) BDD
11 27 (9.41%) Multithreading
12 26 (9.06%) High Availability
13 25 (8.71%) Test Automation
14 21 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (6.27%) DevOps
16 17 (5.92%) UML
17 15 (5.23%) Continuous Delivery
18 14 (4.88%) Functional Programming
18 14 (4.88%) Online Security
18 14 (4.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 113 (39.37%) JavaScript
2 75 (26.13%) SQL
3 62 (21.60%) C++
4 59 (20.56%) Python
5 46 (16.03%) C#
6 39 (13.59%) PHP
7 30 (10.45%) Perl
7 30 (10.45%) Ruby
8 26 (9.06%) C
9 20 (6.97%) Bash Shell
10 15 (5.23%) Erlang
11 13 (4.53%) PL/SQL
12 12 (4.18%) Groovy
13 11 (3.83%) Scala
14 10 (3.48%) Haskell
14 10 (3.48%) Lisp
14 10 (3.48%) Objective-C
15 6 (2.09%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.39%) R
16 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (22.65%) Degree
2 7 (2.44%) ISEB
3 5 (1.74%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.39%) Postgraduate
5 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.70%) HND
6 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.70%) PMP
6 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.27%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) SLA
3 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.35%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.35%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.35%) MISRA
4 1 (0.35%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (2.44%) Docker
1 7 (2.44%) Snort
2 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.70%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.70%) Nagios
2 2 (0.70%) OpenView
2 2 (0.70%) Puppet
2 2 (0.70%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.35%) Ansible
3 1 (0.35%) OPNET
3 1 (0.35%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 52 (18.12%) Oracle
2 7 (2.44%) TOWER Software
3 6 (2.09%) IBM
3 6 (2.09%) Sun
3 6 (2.09%) Sybase
4 5 (1.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.74%) Perforce
5 4 (1.39%) Guidewire
5 4 (1.39%) HP
6 3 (1.05%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.70%) CA
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco
7 2 (0.70%) F5
7 2 (0.70%) Juniper
7 2 (0.70%) Rally
7 2 (0.70%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.70%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.70%) Talend
8 1 (0.35%) Greenplum
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