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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 152 161 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.28% 14.56% 14.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.32% 29.87% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 129 126 144
Average salary £37,500 £38,783 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.30% +21.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,988 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
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
681 539 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.52% 48.73% 59.95%
Number of salaries quoted 579 479 602
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,000 £45,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -3 136 £37,500 -2.59% 24
North Wales -6 10 £35,000 -22.22% 10
West Wales +14 5 £80,000 +91.61% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 122 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (34.64%) JavaScript
3 86 (28.10%) Spring
4 80 (26.14%) HTML
4 80 (26.14%) Web Services
5 78 (25.49%) C++
6 69 (22.55%) SQL
7 59 (19.28%) Software Engineering
7 59 (19.28%) Hibernate
8 58 (18.95%) Linux
9 57 (18.63%) Android
10 56 (18.30%) Scrum
11 50 (16.34%) Objective-C
12 47 (15.36%) J2EE
12 47 (15.36%) HTTP
13 45 (14.71%) Apple iOS
14 44 (14.38%) Degree
14 44 (14.38%) C
15 42 (13.73%) OO
15 42 (13.73%) Finance
16 41 (13.40%) Oracle
17 40 (13.07%) JUnit
17 40 (13.07%) TDD
18 39 (12.75%) CSS
19 37 (12.09%) Perl
19 37 (12.09%) REST
20 36 (11.76%) Windows
21 35 (11.44%) BDD
22 34 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
22 34 (11.11%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 34 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 26 (8.50%) Apache
3 19 (6.21%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.56%) JBoss
5 16 (5.23%) Confluence
6 11 (3.59%) IIS
7 8 (2.61%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.63%) CMS
9 4 (1.31%) Node.js
9 4 (1.31%) SAS
9 4 (1.31%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.31%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.98%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.65%) Documentum
12 1 (0.33%) Mule
12 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) SPSS
2 4 (1.31%) EViews
3 3 (0.98%) MS Project
4 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.94%) Staffware
2 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.19%) PaaS
2 2 (0.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 47 (15.36%) HTTP
2 25 (8.17%) Internet
3 24 (7.84%) TCP/IP
4 21 (6.86%) DVB
5 5 (1.63%) DNS
6 2 (0.65%) SSL
6 2 (0.65%) Intranet
6 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.65%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.33%) VoIP
7 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.46%) Big Data
2 29 (9.48%) MySQL
3 27 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 23 (7.52%) MongoDB
4 23 (7.52%) NoSQL
5 19 (6.21%) SQL Server
6 15 (4.90%) Data Mining
6 15 (4.90%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.61%) Couchbase
8 8 (2.61%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.96%) Redis
10 3 (0.98%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.65%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.65%) MS Access
11 2 (0.65%) VoltDB
11 2 (0.65%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 40 (13.07%) JUnit
2 28 (9.15%) JIRA
3 25 (8.17%) Jenkins
4 23 (7.52%) Cucumber
5 17 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 15 (4.90%) Maven
7 14 (4.58%) Ant
7 14 (4.58%) Subversion
8 10 (3.27%) Selenium
9 9 (2.94%) Git (software)
10 8 (2.61%) TestLink
11 5 (1.63%) Mockito
11 5 (1.63%) EasyMock
12 4 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.31%) JMeter
12 4 (1.31%) Xcode
12 4 (1.31%) MSTest
13 3 (0.98%) NetBeans
14 2 (0.65%) FitNesse
14 2 (0.65%) TestNG
General
1 42 (13.73%) Finance
2 34 (11.11%) Advertising
3 25 (8.17%) Marketing
4 17 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.90%) Banking
6 7 (2.29%) Automotive
7 5 (1.63%) Retail
7 5 (1.63%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.31%) Billing
9 3 (0.98%) Law
9 3 (0.98%) Back Office
10 2 (0.65%) Electronics
10 2 (0.65%) Games
10 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (61.44%) Developer
2 97 (31.70%) Java Developer
3 44 (14.38%) Software Engineer
4 35 (11.44%) Senior Developer
5 26 (8.50%) Software Developer
6 22 (7.19%) Architect
7 20 (6.54%) Programmer
8 17 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (5.56%) Android Developer
9 16 (5.23%) Analyst
10 14 (4.58%) Team Leader
11 13 (4.25%) Java Programmer
12 12 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 11 (3.59%) C++ Developer
14 9 (2.94%) Senior Android Developer
15 8 (2.61%) Senior Programmer
15 8 (2.61%) Test Engineer
15 8 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
15 8 (2.61%) Tester
15 8 (2.61%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (28.10%) Spring
2 80 (26.14%) HTML
2 80 (26.14%) Web Services
3 59 (19.28%) Hibernate
4 47 (15.36%) J2EE
5 39 (12.75%) CSS
6 37 (12.09%) REST
7 32 (10.46%) HTML5
8 31 (10.13%) .NET
9 29 (9.48%) XML
9 29 (9.48%) Java EE
10 23 (7.52%) SOAP
11 21 (6.86%) jQuery
12 17 (5.56%) Android SDK
13 16 (5.23%) Ajax
14 15 (4.90%) JPA
14 15 (4.90%) iOS SDK
15 13 (4.25%) JSP
15 13 (4.25%) ASP.NET
16 12 (3.92%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.50%) Computer Science
2 25 (8.17%) Mobile App
3 22 (7.19%) User Experience
4 21 (6.86%) iPad
5 19 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (5.88%) Client/Server
7 17 (5.56%) iPhone
8 16 (5.23%) Open Source
9 11 (3.59%) Statistics
10 10 (3.27%) DTV
11 9 (2.94%) Digital Media
11 9 (2.94%) Data Structures
12 8 (2.61%) N-Tier
13 7 (2.29%) Management Information System
13 7 (2.29%) Streaming Video
13 7 (2.29%) Cryptography
13 7 (2.29%) Visualisation
14 5 (1.63%) Clustering
14 5 (1.63%) Wiki
15 4 (1.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (18.95%) Linux
2 57 (18.63%) Android
3 45 (14.71%) Apple iOS
4 36 (11.76%) Windows
5 23 (7.52%) UNIX
6 13 (4.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.27%) CentOS
8 7 (2.29%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.65%) Solaris
11 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (19.28%) Software Engineering
3 56 (18.30%) Scrum
4 42 (13.73%) OO
5 40 (13.07%) TDD
6 35 (11.44%) BDD
7 34 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (10.78%) Unit Testing
9 30 (9.80%) MVC
10 29 (9.48%) Android Development
11 28 (9.15%) E-Commerce
12 27 (8.82%) OOP
13 25 (8.17%) Mentoring
14 22 (7.19%) Mobile Marketing
15 19 (6.21%) iOS Development
16 18 (5.88%) Web Application Development
16 18 (5.88%) Product Management
17 17 (5.56%) Regression Testing
18 14 (4.58%) OOD
18 14 (4.58%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 106 (34.64%) JavaScript
2 78 (25.49%) C++
3 69 (22.55%) SQL
4 50 (16.34%) Objective-C
5 44 (14.38%) C
6 37 (12.09%) Perl
7 34 (11.11%) C#
8 31 (10.13%) Python
9 24 (7.84%) PHP
10 21 (6.86%) Bash Shell
11 16 (5.23%) Korn
12 14 (4.58%) Scala
13 9 (2.94%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.29%) Groovy
14 7 (2.29%) Ruby
15 6 (1.96%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.63%) Golang
17 4 (1.31%) R
17 4 (1.31%) XAML
18 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (14.38%) Degree
2 7 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.63%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.82%) QA
2 5 (1.63%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.65%) Snort
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.31%) Nagios
2 3 (0.98%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.98%) Puppet
2 3 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.33%) OpenView
3 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 41 (13.40%) Oracle
2 19 (6.21%) Perforce
3 16 (5.23%) Red Hat
4 14 (4.58%) Microsoft
5 11 (3.59%) BEA
6 6 (1.96%) TOWER Software
7 5 (1.63%) hybris
7 5 (1.63%) SAP
8 4 (1.31%) IBM
8 4 (1.31%) Lotus
8 4 (1.31%) Sencha
8 4 (1.31%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.31%) LexisNexis
9 3 (0.98%) VMware
9 3 (0.98%) Zend
10 2 (0.65%) Remedy
10 2 (0.65%) ESRI
10 2 (0.65%) HP
10 2 (0.65%) EMC
11 1 (0.33%) Citrix
Cwmbran, Gwent
Hays IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn Recruitment
Salary: + share scheme, flexihours
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Vale of Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £23k - 29k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per hour, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Mold, Clwyd
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Bonus - Certifications
Posted: 6 days ago