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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 18 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 143 220 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.66% 15.79% 15.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.09% 30.43% 32.70%
Number of salaries quoted 124 182 190
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,900 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
678 723 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.52% 51.90% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 598 599 571
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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 -1 140 £42,500 +18.05% 21
North Wales -8 2 £27,500 -11.29% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 123 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (31.40%) HTML
3 88 (30.03%) JavaScript
4 83 (28.33%) SQL
5 78 (26.62%) Software Engineering
6 76 (25.94%) Web Services
7 69 (23.55%) C++
8 63 (21.50%) CSS
8 63 (21.50%) Python
9 61 (20.82%) Spring
10 57 (19.45%) C#
11 56 (19.11%) Linux
11 56 (19.11%) Scrum
12 54 (18.43%) Java EE
13 53 (18.09%) J2EE
14 51 (17.41%) Degree
15 50 (17.06%) Oracle
16 48 (16.38%) Hibernate
17 47 (16.04%) Unix
18 43 (14.68%) Finance
18 43 (14.68%) Git (software)
19 41 (13.99%) Subversion
20 37 (12.63%) HTML5
20 37 (12.63%) MongoDB
21 36 (12.29%) SQL Server
22 35 (11.95%) OO
22 35 (11.95%) TDD
23 33 (11.26%) Maven
23 33 (11.26%) .NET
23 33 (11.26%) PHP

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 24 (8.19%) JBoss
2 14 (4.78%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.07%) Apache Spark
3 9 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.07%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.05%) Apache
6 5 (1.71%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.37%) Confluence
7 4 (1.37%) NetWeaver
7 4 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.02%) IIS
8 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.68%) Mule
9 2 (0.68%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.68%) PowerExchange
10 1 (0.34%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.75%) IaaS
4 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.37%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.14%) HTTP
2 16 (5.46%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.39%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.37%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.02%) LAN
6 2 (0.68%) Broadband
6 2 (0.68%) VoIP
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
7 1 (0.34%) Internet
7 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.63%) MongoDB
2 36 (12.29%) SQL Server
3 29 (9.90%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.19%) MySQL
5 20 (6.83%) NoSQL
6 15 (5.12%) Big Data
7 13 (4.44%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (3.07%) DB2
9 9 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.73%) Neo4j
11 7 (2.39%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.39%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.71%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.71%) Mahout
13 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.37%) Redis
14 3 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.68%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 43 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 41 (13.99%) Subversion
3 33 (11.26%) Maven
4 27 (9.22%) JUnit
5 23 (7.85%) Cucumber
5 23 (7.85%) Gradle
6 21 (7.17%) Selenium
7 18 (6.14%) Jenkins
8 17 (5.80%) Visual Studio
9 12 (4.10%) JMeter
9 12 (4.10%) SoapUI
10 11 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (3.07%) JIRA
12 8 (2.73%) Eclipse
13 7 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (2.05%) Ant
14 6 (2.05%) Hudson
15 5 (1.71%) IntelliJ
15 5 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (1.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 43 (14.68%) Finance
2 20 (6.83%) Games
3 17 (5.80%) Multimedia
4 14 (4.78%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.75%) Welsh Language
6 8 (2.73%) Advertising
7 5 (1.71%) Marketing
8 3 (1.02%) Banking
8 3 (1.02%) Billing
8 3 (1.02%) Legal
9 2 (0.68%) Back Office
9 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.68%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 162 (55.29%) Developer
2 93 (31.74%) Java Developer
3 43 (14.68%) Senior Developer
4 39 (13.31%) Software Engineer
5 30 (10.24%) Software Developer
6 24 (8.19%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (7.51%) Analyst
8 14 (4.78%) Graduate
8 14 (4.78%) Java Engineer
8 14 (4.78%) Test Engineer
8 14 (4.78%) Web Developer
9 13 (4.44%) Applications Support
10 11 (3.75%) Development Manager
10 11 (3.75%) Graduate Developer
10 11 (3.75%) J2EE Developer
10 11 (3.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (3.41%) Consultant
11 10 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (3.41%) Senior Java Engineer
12 9 (3.07%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (31.40%) HTML
2 76 (25.94%) Web Services
3 63 (21.50%) CSS
4 61 (20.82%) Spring
5 54 (18.43%) Java EE
6 53 (18.09%) J2EE
7 48 (16.38%) Hibernate
8 37 (12.63%) HTML5
9 33 (11.26%) .NET
10 32 (10.92%) SOAP
11 28 (9.56%) REST
12 25 (8.53%) RESTful
13 23 (7.85%) Ajax
13 23 (7.85%) JSF
13 23 (7.85%) Node.js
13 23 (7.85%) XML
14 20 (6.83%) JPA
14 20 (6.83%) Servlets
15 17 (5.80%) AngularJS
16 16 (5.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 18 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 13 (4.44%) User Experience
4 9 (3.07%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (2.05%) Fintech
6 6 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.71%) Digital TV
7 5 (1.71%) Statistics
8 4 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.37%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.02%) Blog
9 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.02%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.02%) Physics
10 2 (0.68%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 56 (19.11%) Linux
2 47 (16.04%) Unix
3 28 (9.56%) Android
4 23 (7.85%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.10%) Windows
6 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.02%) CentOS
7 3 (1.02%) Debian
7 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (26.62%) Software Engineering
3 56 (19.11%) Scrum
4 35 (11.95%) OO
4 35 (11.95%) TDD
5 30 (10.24%) Multithreading
6 27 (9.22%) DevOps
6 27 (9.22%) High Availability
6 27 (9.22%) OOP
6 27 (9.22%) SDLC
7 26 (8.87%) BDD
8 20 (6.83%) Web Development
9 17 (5.80%) MVC
10 15 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (5.12%) Functional Programming
10 15 (5.12%) Online Security
11 13 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (4.44%) Test Automation
11 13 (4.44%) UML
12 12 (4.10%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 88 (30.03%) JavaScript
2 83 (28.33%) SQL
3 69 (23.55%) C++
4 63 (21.50%) Python
5 57 (19.45%) C#
6 33 (11.26%) PHP
7 27 (9.22%) Perl
8 26 (8.87%) C
9 18 (6.14%) Groovy
9 18 (6.14%) Ruby
10 16 (5.46%) Erlang
11 14 (4.78%) Objective-C
12 13 (4.44%) Bash Shell
13 11 (3.75%) Scala
14 8 (2.73%) Haskell
14 8 (2.73%) Lisp
14 8 (2.73%) R
15 7 (2.39%) PL/SQL
15 7 (2.39%) PowerShell
16 6 (2.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (17.41%) Degree
2 8 (2.73%) ISEB
3 5 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.71%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.02%) PhD
4 3 (1.02%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.68%) PMP
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.14%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (1.71%) Docker
2 4 (1.37%) Snort
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.02%) Puppet
3 2 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.68%) Nagios
3 2 (0.68%) OpenView
3 2 (0.68%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.34%) OPNET
4 1 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 50 (17.06%) Oracle
2 10 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.73%) Perforce
3 8 (2.73%) Sybase
4 6 (2.05%) TOWER Software
5 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.71%) SAP
5 5 (1.71%) Sun
6 4 (1.37%) Adobe
6 4 (1.37%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.37%) IBM
7 3 (1.02%) Google
7 3 (1.02%) Guidewire
7 3 (1.02%) HP
8 2 (0.68%) CA
8 2 (0.68%) Cisco
8 2 (0.68%) F5
8 2 (0.68%) Informatica
8 2 (0.68%) Juniper
8 2 (0.68%) Riverbed
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