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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 142 168 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.58% 12.17% 14.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.52% 25.53% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 130 149 148
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,141
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,359
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
660 658 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.18% 47.68% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 587 566 491
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -3 127 £40,000 +8.10% 19
North Wales +9 11 £27,500 -21.42% 1
West Wales -17 1 £30,000 -48.93%
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 124 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (39.36%) JavaScript
3 102 (36.17%) HTML
4 80 (28.37%) SQL
4 80 (28.37%) CSS
5 72 (25.53%) Web Services
5 72 (25.53%) Spring
6 68 (24.11%) C++
7 66 (23.40%) Software Engineering
8 65 (23.05%) Linux
9 63 (22.34%) Subversion
10 60 (21.28%) Degree
11 59 (20.92%) Git (software)
12 54 (19.15%) Python
13 53 (18.79%) Oracle
14 49 (17.38%) C#
14 49 (17.38%) Hibernate
15 47 (16.67%) Scrum
15 47 (16.67%) Computer Science
16 46 (16.31%) Unix
16 46 (16.31%) OO
17 43 (15.25%) Maven
18 40 (14.18%) OOP
19 39 (13.83%) Java EE
20 38 (13.48%) Ajax
21 37 (13.12%) REST
22 36 (12.77%) SOAP
22 36 (12.77%) PHP
23 35 (12.41%) Struts
23 35 (12.41%) TDD

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 18 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.26%) Node.js
3 9 (3.19%) JBoss
4 8 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.48%) Apache
6 6 (2.13%) WildFly
7 5 (1.77%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.06%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.06%) Confluence
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.71%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.71%) SAS
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.35%) IIS
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) SPSS
3 1 (0.35%) EViews
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.42%) IaaS
4 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.71%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.32%) HTTP
1 15 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 12 (4.26%) tcpdump
3 4 (1.42%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.06%) LAN
5 2 (0.71%) AMQP
5 2 (0.71%) VoIP
6 1 (0.35%) LDAP
6 1 (0.35%) Skype
6 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.57%) Relational Database
3 25 (8.87%) MySQL
4 21 (7.45%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.61%) Big Data
6 11 (3.90%) DB2
7 7 (2.48%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (2.48%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.13%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.42%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.42%) Redis
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (22.34%) Subversion
2 59 (20.92%) Git (software)
3 43 (15.25%) Maven
4 30 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 29 (10.28%) Cucumber
6 28 (9.93%) Gradle
7 23 (8.16%) Selenium
8 22 (7.80%) Ant
9 20 (7.09%) JUnit
10 18 (6.38%) SoapUI
11 17 (6.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (5.67%) Eclipse
13 15 (5.32%) JMeter
14 14 (4.96%) Hudson
15 13 (4.61%) TeamCity
16 12 (4.26%) AnthillPro
17 9 (3.19%) IntelliJ
18 8 (2.84%) Visual Studio
19 7 (2.48%) JIRA
19 7 (2.48%) RSpec
General
1 33 (11.70%) Finance
2 22 (7.80%) Games
2 22 (7.80%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.45%) Marketing
4 9 (3.19%) Multimedia
5 7 (2.48%) Advertising
6 6 (2.13%) Welsh Language
7 5 (1.77%) Banking
8 4 (1.42%) Billing
9 3 (1.06%) Legal
10 2 (0.71%) Law
10 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 174 (61.70%) Developer
2 82 (29.08%) Java Developer
3 56 (19.86%) Senior Developer
4 35 (12.41%) Analyst
5 32 (11.35%) Software Engineer
6 28 (9.93%) Web Developer
7 24 (8.51%) Software Developer
8 20 (7.09%) Senior Web Developer
9 18 (6.38%) Test Engineer
10 15 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 13 (4.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 11 (3.90%) Java Engineer
13 10 (3.55%) Automation Test Analyst
13 10 (3.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (3.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 10 (3.55%) Test Analyst
13 10 (3.55%) Test Automation Engineer
14 9 (3.19%) Development Manager
14 9 (3.19%) Graduate
14 9 (3.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (36.17%) HTML
2 80 (28.37%) CSS
3 72 (25.53%) Spring
3 72 (25.53%) Web Services
4 49 (17.38%) Hibernate
5 39 (13.83%) Java EE
6 38 (13.48%) Ajax
7 37 (13.12%) REST
8 36 (12.77%) SOAP
9 35 (12.41%) jQuery
9 35 (12.41%) Struts
10 33 (11.70%) J2EE
11 31 (10.99%) .NET
11 31 (10.99%) JPA
11 31 (10.99%) JSP
12 28 (9.93%) XML
13 27 (9.57%) AngularJS
14 23 (8.16%) HTML5
15 21 (7.45%) DHTML
16 19 (6.74%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.09%) Web 2.0
3 17 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.32%) User Experience
5 13 (4.61%) DTV
6 12 (4.26%) Blog
6 12 (4.26%) Digital Media
7 9 (3.19%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.48%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.77%) Statistics
10 4 (1.42%) AS400
10 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.42%) Physics
11 3 (1.06%) Fintech
11 3 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.71%) Derivative
12 2 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 65 (23.05%) Linux
2 46 (16.31%) Unix
3 30 (10.64%) Android
4 27 (9.57%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.96%) Windows
6 4 (1.42%) CentOS
6 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.06%) Debian
7 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.35%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (23.40%) Software Engineering
3 47 (16.67%) Scrum
4 46 (16.31%) OO
5 40 (14.18%) OOP
6 35 (12.41%) TDD
7 33 (11.70%) Web Development
8 30 (10.64%) SDLC
9 29 (10.28%) BDD
9 29 (10.28%) MVC
10 25 (8.87%) Test Automation
11 23 (8.16%) High Availability
12 22 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (7.45%) Multithreading
14 17 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (6.03%) Web Application Development
15 16 (5.67%) ETL
16 14 (4.96%) Automation Testing
16 14 (4.96%) UML
17 13 (4.61%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 111 (39.36%) JavaScript
2 80 (28.37%) SQL
3 68 (24.11%) C++
4 54 (19.15%) Python
5 49 (17.38%) C#
6 36 (12.77%) PHP
7 29 (10.28%) Ruby
8 27 (9.57%) Perl
9 25 (8.87%) C
10 20 (7.09%) Bash Shell
11 14 (4.96%) Objective-C
12 13 (4.61%) Erlang
13 12 (4.26%) PL/SQL
13 12 (4.26%) Scala
14 11 (3.90%) Haskell
14 11 (3.90%) Lisp
15 9 (3.19%) Groovy
16 4 (1.42%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.42%) VB
16 4 (1.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (21.28%) Degree
2 7 (2.48%) ISEB
3 4 (1.42%) Postgraduate
3 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.42%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.06%) HND
4 3 (1.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.09%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) SLA
3 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.35%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.35%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.35%) MISRA
4 1 (0.35%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (3.19%) Snort
2 6 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.71%) Nagios
2 2 (0.71%) OpenView
2 2 (0.71%) OPNET
2 2 (0.71%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (18.79%) Oracle
2 9 (3.19%) IBM
3 8 (2.84%) TOWER Software
4 7 (2.48%) Sybase
5 6 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.13%) Sun
6 4 (1.42%) Guidewire
6 4 (1.42%) HP
6 4 (1.42%) Perforce
6 4 (1.42%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.06%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.71%) Citrix
8 2 (0.71%) F5
8 2 (0.71%) Juniper
8 2 (0.71%) Rally
8 2 (0.71%) Remedy
8 2 (0.71%) Riverbed
8 2 (0.71%) SAP
8 2 (0.71%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.71%) Talend
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