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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 173 173 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.51% 14.23% 11.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.37% 31.57% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 149 147 130
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,218 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
656 548 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.43% 45.07% 58.66%
Number of salaries quoted 561 487 662
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% +1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £44,700
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 150 £37,000 +3.40% 12
North Wales +1 16 £35,000 -36.36% 3
West Wales +11 6 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 137 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (34.67%) JavaScript
3 83 (25.70%) C++
4 82 (25.39%) Web Services
5 80 (24.77%) Spring
6 75 (23.22%) HTML
7 67 (20.74%) SQL
8 65 (20.12%) Linux
9 63 (19.50%) Software Engineering
10 61 (18.89%) Scrum
11 58 (17.96%) Hibernate
11 58 (17.96%) Android
12 54 (16.72%) Objective-C
13 50 (15.48%) TDD
14 48 (14.86%) Oracle
15 47 (14.55%) J2EE
16 46 (14.24%) JUnit
16 46 (14.24%) Degree
16 46 (14.24%) Apple iOS
17 45 (13.93%) HTTP
18 44 (13.62%) Perl
19 43 (13.31%) C
19 43 (13.31%) OO
20 40 (12.38%) CSS
21 39 (12.07%) Windows
21 39 (12.07%) Finance
22 37 (11.46%) BDD
23 36 (11.15%) REST
24 34 (10.53%) Advertising
25 33 (10.22%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (8.67%) Tomcat
2 20 (6.19%) Apache
3 19 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.26%) JBoss
4 17 (5.26%) Confluence
5 12 (3.72%) IIS
6 6 (1.86%) Node.js
7 5 (1.55%) CMS
8 4 (1.24%) SAS
8 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.24%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.93%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.62%) Documentum
11 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.31%) Mule
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.24%) SPSS
2 4 (1.24%) EViews
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.79%) Staffware
2 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.88%) PaaS
2 4 (1.24%) GitHub
3 3 (0.93%) SaaS
4 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 45 (13.93%) HTTP
2 24 (7.43%) Internet
2 24 (7.43%) DVB
3 21 (6.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.55%) DNS
5 4 (1.24%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.93%) tcpdump
6 3 (0.93%) Intranet
7 1 (0.31%) Firewall
7 1 (0.31%) MPLS
7 1 (0.31%) VoIP
7 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.22%) Big Data
2 31 (9.60%) MongoDB
3 30 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 27 (8.36%) NoSQL
5 25 (7.74%) MySQL
6 24 (7.43%) Relational Database
7 20 (6.19%) Data Mining
8 12 (3.72%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (3.10%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.48%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.86%) Redis
12 5 (1.55%) VoltDB
13 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.93%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.93%) MS Access
15 2 (0.62%) SQLPlus
15 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 46 (14.24%) JUnit
2 30 (9.29%) Jenkins
3 29 (8.98%) JIRA
4 24 (7.43%) Cucumber
5 19 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 17 (5.26%) Maven
7 16 (4.95%) Selenium
8 14 (4.33%) Subversion
9 13 (4.02%) Ant
9 13 (4.02%) Git (software)
10 12 (3.72%) JMeter
11 8 (2.48%) TestLink
12 7 (2.17%) Mockito
13 5 (1.55%) EasyMock
14 4 (1.24%) Xcode
14 4 (1.24%) NetBeans
14 4 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.24%) MSTest
15 3 (0.93%) Hudson
16 2 (0.62%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (12.07%) Finance
2 34 (10.53%) Advertising
3 27 (8.36%) Telecoms
4 22 (6.81%) Marketing
5 21 (6.50%) Banking
6 7 (2.17%) Retail
6 7 (2.17%) Automotive
7 6 (1.86%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.24%) Billing
8 4 (1.24%) Back Office
9 3 (0.93%) Law
10 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.62%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) Games
11 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 193 (59.75%) Developer
2 97 (30.03%) Java Developer
3 42 (13.00%) Software Engineer
4 33 (10.22%) Senior Developer
5 22 (6.81%) Software Developer
5 22 (6.81%) Architect
6 18 (5.57%) Android Developer
7 17 (5.26%) Programmer
8 16 (4.95%) Team Leader
8 16 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (4.64%) Analyst
10 12 (3.72%) Java Programmer
10 12 (3.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 11 (3.41%) Web Developer
12 10 (3.10%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.10%) Tester
13 9 (2.79%) C++ Developer
13 9 (2.79%) Test Engineer
13 9 (2.79%) Senior Android Developer
14 8 (2.48%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (25.39%) Web Services
2 80 (24.77%) Spring
3 75 (23.22%) HTML
4 58 (17.96%) Hibernate
5 47 (14.55%) J2EE
6 40 (12.38%) CSS
7 36 (11.15%) REST
8 33 (10.22%) .NET
9 32 (9.91%) Java EE
10 29 (8.98%) HTML5
11 26 (8.05%) XML
12 23 (7.12%) jQuery
13 19 (5.88%) SOAP
14 17 (5.26%) Android SDK
15 16 (4.95%) Ajax
16 15 (4.64%) iOS SDK
17 14 (4.33%) JPA
18 12 (3.72%) RESTful
18 12 (3.72%) AngularJS
18 12 (3.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.05%) Mobile App
2 25 (7.74%) User Experience
3 24 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (7.12%) iPad
5 21 (6.50%) Client/Server
6 19 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 19 (5.88%) iPhone
7 14 (4.33%) Open Source
8 11 (3.41%) DTV
9 10 (3.10%) Statistics
9 10 (3.10%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.48%) Digital Media
10 8 (2.48%) N-Tier
10 8 (2.48%) Streaming Video
10 8 (2.48%) Cryptography
11 6 (1.86%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.55%) Clustering
12 5 (1.55%) Wiki
12 5 (1.55%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.55%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.12%) Linux
2 58 (17.96%) Android
3 46 (14.24%) Apple iOS
4 39 (12.07%) Windows
5 16 (4.95%) UNIX
6 14 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.41%) CentOS
8 8 (2.48%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (42.41%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (19.50%) Software Engineering
3 61 (18.89%) Scrum
4 50 (15.48%) TDD
5 43 (13.31%) OO
6 37 (11.46%) BDD
7 33 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (9.60%) MVC
9 30 (9.29%) Android Development
10 29 (8.98%) Mentoring
10 29 (8.98%) Unit Testing
11 26 (8.05%) E-Commerce
12 23 (7.12%) Product Management
13 21 (6.50%) OOP
14 19 (5.88%) Regression Testing
14 19 (5.88%) iOS Development
14 19 (5.88%) Mobile Marketing
15 18 (5.57%) Web Application Development
16 16 (4.95%) ETL
16 16 (4.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 112 (34.67%) JavaScript
2 83 (25.70%) C++
3 67 (20.74%) SQL
4 54 (16.72%) Objective-C
5 44 (13.62%) Perl
6 43 (13.31%) C
7 33 (10.22%) C#
8 32 (9.91%) Python
9 27 (8.36%) PHP
10 25 (7.74%) Bash Shell
11 17 (5.26%) Korn
12 16 (4.95%) Scala
13 8 (2.48%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.48%) Ruby
14 7 (2.17%) Groovy
15 6 (1.86%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.86%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.55%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.55%) Erlang
16 5 (1.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 46 (14.24%) Degree
2 8 (2.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.48%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.17%) PMP
3 7 (2.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (1.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.24%) ISEB
5 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.12%) QA
2 6 (1.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (0.93%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (1.55%) Puppet
2 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.93%) Nagios
2 3 (0.93%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 48 (14.86%) Oracle
2 20 (6.19%) Perforce
3 16 (4.95%) Red Hat
4 13 (4.02%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.41%) BEA
6 6 (1.86%) TOWER Software
7 5 (1.55%) SAP
7 5 (1.55%) hybris
8 4 (1.24%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.24%) LexisNexis
9 3 (0.93%) ESRI
9 3 (0.93%) IBM
10 2 (0.62%) Remedy
10 2 (0.62%) VMware
10 2 (0.62%) Zend
10 2 (0.62%) EMC
10 2 (0.62%) Sencha
11 1 (0.31%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.31%) Cisco
11 1 (0.31%) Lotus
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum (negotiable) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Logical Systems (UK) Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 30 days a/l, Flexitime, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Asaph, Clwyd
Supertemps
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago