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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 168 240 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.33% 17.40% 13.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.82% 32.65% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 145 201 165
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
677 735 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.67% 53.30% 48.11%
Number of salaries quoted 604 619 564
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 161 £40,000 +7.70% 20
North Wales -8 2 £27,500 +1.85% 1
West Wales -25 2 £32,500 -53.57% 2
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 131 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (30.07%) SQL
3 85 (28.72%) HTML
4 78 (26.35%) JavaScript
5 77 (26.01%) Spring
6 75 (25.34%) Software Engineering
6 75 (25.34%) C++
7 73 (24.66%) Web Services
8 72 (24.32%) Python
9 66 (22.30%) C#
10 59 (19.93%) CSS
10 59 (19.93%) Hibernate
11 58 (19.59%) Scrum
12 56 (18.92%) Java EE
12 56 (18.92%) Degree
13 55 (18.58%) J2EE
14 54 (18.24%) Oracle
15 52 (17.57%) Linux
16 45 (15.20%) SOAP
17 44 (14.86%) .NET
18 42 (14.19%) MongoDB
19 41 (13.85%) Git (software)
19 41 (13.85%) JUnit
20 40 (13.51%) Finance
21 39 (13.18%) Maven
21 39 (13.18%) Unix
22 37 (12.50%) HTML5
23 36 (12.16%) REST
23 36 (12.16%) TDD
24 35 (11.82%) OO

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 27 (9.12%) JBoss
2 20 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (3.04%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.70%) Apache
5 8 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.36%) IIS
7 6 (2.03%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.69%) Apache Pig
9 4 (1.35%) Confluence
9 4 (1.35%) Mule
9 4 (1.35%) Mule ESB
9 4 (1.35%) NetWeaver
10 3 (1.01%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.01%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.68%) PowerExchange
12 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.34%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 9 (3.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.72%) IaaS
2 11 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.03%) SaaS
4 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.08%) HTTP
2 15 (5.07%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.69%) Wireshark
4 4 (1.35%) Broadband
4 4 (1.35%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.35%) VoIP
5 2 (0.68%) Firewall
5 2 (0.68%) LAN
5 2 (0.68%) MPLS
6 1 (0.34%) DNS
6 1 (0.34%) Internet
6 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.19%) MongoDB
2 35 (11.82%) SQL Server
3 29 (9.80%) NoSQL
4 26 (8.78%) MySQL
5 22 (7.43%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (4.73%) Hadoop
7 13 (4.39%) Big Data
8 11 (3.72%) Neo4j
8 11 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.70%) Apache Hive
9 8 (2.70%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.36%) DB2
11 5 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.69%) Mahout
12 4 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.35%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (1.01%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (13.85%) Git (software)
1 41 (13.85%) JUnit
2 39 (13.18%) Maven
3 32 (10.81%) Subversion
4 25 (8.45%) Cucumber
5 23 (7.77%) Selenium
6 19 (6.42%) Gradle
7 18 (6.08%) Jenkins
7 18 (6.08%) Visual Studio
8 12 (4.05%) Eclipse
8 12 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (3.38%) JMeter
10 9 (3.04%) IntelliJ
10 9 (3.04%) JIRA
11 8 (2.70%) SoapUI
12 6 (2.03%) TestNG
13 5 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.69%) Hudson
13 5 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 40 (13.51%) Finance
2 19 (6.42%) Games
3 16 (5.41%) Multimedia
4 11 (3.72%) Welsh Language
5 10 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.04%) Advertising
7 4 (1.35%) Banking
7 4 (1.35%) Billing
7 4 (1.35%) Marketing
7 4 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.01%) Back Office
9 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 169 (57.09%) Developer
2 107 (36.15%) Java Developer
3 42 (14.19%) Senior Developer
4 41 (13.85%) Software Engineer
5 35 (11.82%) Software Developer
6 29 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (7.09%) Analyst
8 14 (4.73%) Java Software Developer
9 13 (4.39%) Graduate
10 12 (4.05%) Development Manager
10 12 (4.05%) Java Engineer
10 12 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (3.72%) .NET Developer
11 11 (3.72%) Agile Developer
11 11 (3.72%) Graduate Developer
11 11 (3.72%) J2EE Developer
11 11 (3.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 11 (3.72%) Test Engineer
12 10 (3.38%) Research Engineer
12 10 (3.38%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (28.72%) HTML
2 77 (26.01%) Spring
3 73 (24.66%) Web Services
4 59 (19.93%) CSS
4 59 (19.93%) Hibernate
5 56 (18.92%) Java EE
6 55 (18.58%) J2EE
7 45 (15.20%) SOAP
8 44 (14.86%) .NET
9 37 (12.50%) HTML5
10 36 (12.16%) REST
11 28 (9.46%) RESTful
12 26 (8.78%) Node.js
13 25 (8.45%) JSF
14 24 (8.11%) JPA
15 22 (7.43%) XML
16 21 (7.09%) Servlets
17 20 (6.76%) Ajax
18 18 (6.08%) AngularJS
18 18 (6.08%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.09%) Mathematics
4 12 (4.05%) Statistics
5 11 (3.72%) Physics
6 10 (3.38%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (3.38%) Health Informatics
6 10 (3.38%) Informatics
6 10 (3.38%) Life Science
6 10 (3.38%) User Experience
7 9 (3.04%) Digital Media
7 9 (3.04%) Fintech
8 7 (2.36%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (2.03%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.35%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.01%) Clustering
11 3 (1.01%) Digital TV
12 2 (0.68%) AS400
12 2 (0.68%) iSeries
12 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.57%) Linux
2 39 (13.18%) Unix
3 26 (8.78%) Android
4 17 (5.74%) Apple iOS
4 17 (5.74%) Windows
5 7 (2.36%) CentOS
5 7 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.03%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.35%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (25.34%) Software Engineering
3 58 (19.59%) Scrum
4 36 (12.16%) TDD
5 35 (11.82%) OO
6 32 (10.81%) DevOps
7 29 (9.80%) BDD
8 28 (9.46%) Multithreading
9 27 (9.12%) SDLC
10 24 (8.11%) OOP
11 21 (7.09%) High Availability
12 17 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (5.41%) MVC
14 15 (5.07%) Web Development
15 14 (4.73%) Functional Programming
15 14 (4.73%) Unit Testing
16 13 (4.39%) Machine Learning
16 13 (4.39%) Mentoring
16 13 (4.39%) Microservices
16 13 (4.39%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 89 (30.07%) SQL
2 78 (26.35%) JavaScript
3 75 (25.34%) C++
4 72 (24.32%) Python
5 66 (22.30%) C#
6 32 (10.81%) PHP
7 22 (7.43%) C
7 22 (7.43%) Perl
8 19 (6.42%) Groovy
9 16 (5.41%) Erlang
10 15 (5.07%) Ruby
11 14 (4.73%) Objective-C
12 13 (4.39%) PL/SQL
12 13 (4.39%) Scala
13 12 (4.05%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.70%) R
15 6 (2.03%) Haskell
15 6 (2.03%) Lisp
16 5 (1.69%) ABAP
16 5 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (18.92%) Degree
2 10 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.03%) ISEB
3 6 (2.03%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.03%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.01%) PhD
4 3 (1.01%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.68%) PMP
6 1 (0.34%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.42%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.03%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Snort
2 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) HDFS
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (1.01%) Puppet
2 2 (0.68%) Ansible
2 2 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.68%) Nagios
2 2 (0.68%) OpenView
2 2 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.34%) OPNET
3 1 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 54 (18.24%) Oracle
2 14 (4.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.38%) Perforce
4 9 (3.04%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.36%) Sybase
6 5 (1.69%) SAP
6 5 (1.69%) TOWER Software
7 4 (1.35%) Adobe
7 4 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.35%) Cisco
7 4 (1.35%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.01%) Google
8 3 (1.01%) HP
8 3 (1.01%) OpenText
8 3 (1.01%) Sun
9 2 (0.68%) Brocade
9 2 (0.68%) CA
9 2 (0.68%) Informatica
9 2 (0.68%) Juniper
9 2 (0.68%) SonicWALL
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Denbighshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Pontoon
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Pontoon
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable - depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
iStrategy Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Blackwood, Gwent
General Dynamics
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackwood, Gwent
General Dynamics
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago