The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 211 147 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.78% 11.80% 13.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.92% 21.84% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 192 138 124
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,325 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
641 673 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.94% 54.01% 53.29%
Number of salaries quoted 576 610 470
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +3 191 £34,000 -2.85% 22
North Wales -5 7 £25,000 +4.16%
West Wales +10 6 £24,250 -14.91%
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 140 (36.55%) JavaScript
2 126 (32.90%) HTML
3 116 (30.29%) SQL
4 95 (24.80%) Scrum
5 94 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (23.50%) C++
7 88 (22.98%) Web Services
8 87 (22.72%) Spring
9 83 (21.67%) Software Engineering
9 83 (21.67%) OO
9 83 (21.67%) J2EE
10 77 (20.10%) CSS
11 75 (19.58%) Hibernate
12 74 (19.32%) .NET
13 72 (18.80%) XML
14 70 (18.28%) Oracle
15 68 (17.75%) Groovy
16 65 (16.97%) Unit Testing
17 60 (15.67%) Degree
18 59 (15.40%) JUnit
18 59 (15.40%) C#
19 54 (14.10%) TDD
20 49 (12.79%) SQL Server
20 49 (12.79%) Android
20 49 (12.79%) Jenkins
21 45 (11.75%) Telecoms
22 44 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (10.70%) PHP
24 40 (10.44%) MVC
25 39 (10.18%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (7.57%) Tomcat
2 18 (4.70%) WebSphere
3 17 (4.44%) Confluence
4 16 (4.18%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (3.66%) FileNet
6 13 (3.39%) LiveCycle
7 11 (2.87%) NetWeaver
7 11 (2.87%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.83%) Node.js
9 5 (1.31%) Documentum
10 3 (0.78%) Apache
10 3 (0.78%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.52%) SAS
11 2 (0.52%) OpenROAD
11 2 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.26%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.26%) Captiva
12 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.26%) IIS
12 1 (0.26%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 19 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.78%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) Basecamp
1 4 (1.04%) Trello
2 3 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.09%) Internet
2 3 (0.78%) HTTP
2 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.52%) SSL
3 2 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.31%) Oracle Database
3 22 (5.74%) MongoDB
4 21 (5.48%) NoSQL
4 21 (5.48%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (3.92%) RDBMS
7 14 (3.66%) MySQL
8 12 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.31%) Big Data
9 5 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.78%) DB2
10 3 (0.78%) MaxDB
11 2 (0.52%) Ingres
12 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.26%) Jackrabbit
12 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 59 (15.40%) JUnit
2 49 (12.79%) Jenkins
3 36 (9.40%) Maven
3 36 (9.40%) Selenium
4 30 (7.83%) Subversion
5 29 (7.57%) SoapUI
6 25 (6.53%) Ant
6 25 (6.53%) JIRA
7 24 (6.27%) Eclipse
8 20 (5.22%) Cucumber
9 19 (4.96%) Hudson
10 13 (3.39%) Git (software)
11 12 (3.13%) WebDriver
11 12 (3.13%) Rational Application Developer
12 11 (2.87%) CruiseControl
13 7 (1.83%) Xcode
13 7 (1.83%) JBehave
14 6 (1.57%) Apache Ivy
15 5 (1.31%) PowerBuilder
15 5 (1.31%) ClearCase
General
1 45 (11.75%) Telecoms
2 38 (9.92%) Banking
3 35 (9.14%) Finance
4 19 (4.96%) Multimedia
4 19 (4.96%) Billing
5 11 (2.87%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.35%) Advertising
6 9 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Marketing
8 2 (0.52%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 180 (47.00%) Developer
2 87 (22.72%) Java Developer
3 83 (21.67%) Analyst
4 53 (13.84%) Software Engineer
5 42 (10.97%) Programmer
6 36 (9.40%) Test Engineer
7 29 (7.57%) Senior Analyst
7 29 (7.57%) Software Developer
8 26 (6.79%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.27%) Graduate
10 21 (5.48%) Test Analyst
11 19 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (4.96%) Automation Engineer
12 16 (4.18%) Senior Programmer
12 16 (4.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 16 (4.18%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 16 (4.18%) Consultant
12 16 (4.18%) Analyst Programmer
13 15 (3.92%) Java Programmer
14 14 (3.66%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (32.90%) HTML
2 88 (22.98%) Web Services
3 87 (22.72%) Spring
4 83 (21.67%) J2EE
5 77 (20.10%) CSS
6 75 (19.58%) Hibernate
7 74 (19.32%) .NET
8 72 (18.80%) XML
9 37 (9.66%) SOAP
10 36 (9.40%) HTML5
11 33 (8.62%) Struts
12 31 (8.09%) jQuery
13 30 (7.83%) JSP
13 30 (7.83%) Java EE
14 28 (7.31%) ASP.NET
15 22 (5.74%) XSLT
15 22 (5.74%) JSF
16 19 (4.96%) CSS3
17 18 (4.70%) .NET Framework
17 18 (4.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.62%) Open Source
2 19 (4.96%) Mobile App
2 19 (4.96%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 11 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.87%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.61%) Life Science
6 9 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.09%) Statistics
8 7 (1.83%) iPhone
8 7 (1.83%) IPTV
9 6 (1.57%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (1.57%) RIA
9 6 (1.57%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.31%) Physics
10 5 (1.31%) iPad
10 5 (1.31%) Arduino
11 4 (1.04%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.52%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (12.79%) Android
2 39 (10.18%) Linux
3 35 (9.14%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.70%) UNIX
5 11 (2.87%) Windows
6 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (24.80%) Scrum
2 94 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (21.67%) OO
3 83 (21.67%) Software Engineering
4 65 (16.97%) Unit Testing
5 54 (14.10%) TDD
6 44 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (10.44%) MVC
8 32 (8.36%) UML
9 30 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 29 (7.57%) Release Management
11 27 (7.05%) Test Automation
12 26 (6.79%) RUP
12 26 (6.79%) DSDM
12 26 (6.79%) SOA
13 24 (6.27%) OOD
14 23 (6.01%) DevOps
15 22 (5.74%) Requirements Analysis
15 22 (5.74%) Configuration Management
15 22 (5.74%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 140 (36.55%) JavaScript
2 116 (30.29%) SQL
3 90 (23.50%) C++
4 68 (17.75%) Groovy
5 59 (15.40%) C#
6 41 (10.70%) PHP
7 23 (6.01%) Perl
8 21 (5.48%) Objective-C
8 21 (5.48%) Scala
9 20 (5.22%) C
10 17 (4.44%) Bash Shell
10 17 (4.44%) Clojure
10 17 (4.44%) Korn
11 12 (3.13%) Python
12 10 (2.61%) ABAP
13 8 (2.09%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.83%) RPG
15 4 (1.04%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.52%) XPath
16 2 (0.52%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 60 (15.67%) Degree
2 10 (2.61%) ISEB
3 9 (2.35%) SAP Certification
3 9 (2.35%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 70 (18.28%) Oracle
2 39 (10.18%) Microsoft
3 34 (8.88%) IBM
4 17 (4.44%) Twitter
5 16 (4.18%) Guidewire
6 13 (3.39%) Adobe
6 13 (3.39%) SAP
7 7 (1.83%) Perforce
8 5 (1.31%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.04%) T-Plan
10 3 (0.78%) Informatica
10 3 (0.78%) Coverity
10 3 (0.78%) Wind River
11 2 (0.52%) Zend
11 2 (0.52%) VMware
11 2 (0.52%) JBoss
11 2 (0.52%) Citrix
12 1 (0.26%) BEA
12 1 (0.26%) HP
12 1 (0.26%) Telerik
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago