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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 146 231 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.36% 17.24% 12.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.99% 27.40% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 125 202 114
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
664 843 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.67% 62.91% 59.83%
Number of salaries quoted 597 765 596
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 -2 133 £35,000 -14.63% 26
North Wales -2 8 £37,000 -1.33% 2
West Wales +8 4 - -
Mid Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 150 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (34.60%) SQL
3 109 (31.96%) HTML
4 97 (28.45%) JavaScript
5 91 (26.69%) Spring
6 72 (21.11%) C++
7 71 (20.82%) Web Services
8 63 (18.48%) Scrum
9 62 (18.18%) C#
10 60 (17.60%) Hibernate
11 58 (17.01%) .NET
12 57 (16.72%) PHP
12 57 (16.72%) Linux
13 56 (16.42%) OO
14 53 (15.54%) Finance
15 52 (15.25%) Software Engineering
16 48 (14.08%) J2EE
16 48 (14.08%) Unit Testing
17 46 (13.49%) XML
18 45 (13.20%) CSS
18 45 (13.20%) Degree
19 44 (12.90%) JUnit
19 44 (12.90%) Oracle
20 41 (12.02%) TDD
21 39 (11.44%) Advertising
22 37 (10.85%) MySQL
23 36 (10.56%) HTML5
24 35 (10.26%) Android
24 35 (10.26%) SQL Server
25 33 (9.68%) C

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 30 (8.80%) Tomcat
2 19 (5.57%) Apache
3 12 (3.52%) Node.js
4 10 (2.93%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.05%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.47%) IIS
7 5 (1.47%) JBoss
8 4 (1.17%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.17%) SAS
8 4 (1.17%) CMS
8 4 (1.17%) Confluence
9 3 (0.88%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.88%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.88%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.59%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.29%) FileNet
11 1 (0.29%) WordPress
11 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.17%) SPSS
2 4 (1.17%) EViews
3 3 (0.88%) MS Project
3 3 (0.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Staffware
2 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.28%) PaaS
2 10 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.17%) Basecamp
3 4 (1.17%) Trello
4 2 (0.59%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.57%) HTTP
2 18 (5.28%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.99%) Internet
4 3 (0.88%) DNS
4 3 (0.88%) SSL
5 2 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.59%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.29%) Wireless
6 1 (0.29%) LDAP
6 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.85%) MySQL
2 35 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 26 (7.62%) Big Data
4 20 (5.87%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (4.69%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.23%) Data Mining
8 10 (2.93%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.93%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.93%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.35%) CouchDB
10 5 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.17%) Redis
11 4 (1.17%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.29%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.29%) Informix
Development Applications
1 44 (12.90%) JUnit
2 32 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 28 (8.21%) Eclipse
4 21 (6.16%) Selenium
5 19 (5.57%) Cucumber
6 18 (5.28%) Subversion
7 17 (4.99%) Maven
8 16 (4.69%) Git (software)
9 12 (3.52%) SoapUI
9 12 (3.52%) Mockito
9 12 (3.52%) Spock
10 10 (2.93%) Ant
11 8 (2.35%) JIRA
11 8 (2.35%) Gradle
11 8 (2.35%) Apache Ivy
12 7 (2.05%) MSTest
12 7 (2.05%) NetBeans
13 5 (1.47%) JMeter
14 4 (1.17%) NUnit
14 4 (1.17%) PowerBuilder
General
1 53 (15.54%) Finance
2 39 (11.44%) Advertising
3 23 (6.74%) Marketing
4 16 (4.69%) Banking
4 16 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.05%) Billing
6 5 (1.47%) Retail
6 5 (1.47%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.88%) Games
8 3 (0.88%) Automotive
8 3 (0.88%) Law
9 2 (0.59%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Military
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 189 (55.43%) Developer
2 100 (29.33%) Java Developer
3 43 (12.61%) Software Engineer
4 34 (9.97%) Software Developer
5 31 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 29 (8.50%) Analyst
7 24 (7.04%) Programmer
8 22 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 21 (6.16%) Test Engineer
10 17 (4.99%) Team Leader
11 15 (4.40%) Architect
11 15 (4.40%) Graduate
12 14 (4.11%) C++ Developer
12 14 (4.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 12 (3.52%) Tester
13 12 (3.52%) .NET Developer
14 11 (3.23%) Development Manager
14 11 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
14 11 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
15 10 (2.93%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (31.96%) HTML
2 91 (26.69%) Spring
3 71 (20.82%) Web Services
4 60 (17.60%) Hibernate
5 58 (17.01%) .NET
6 48 (14.08%) J2EE
7 46 (13.49%) XML
8 45 (13.20%) CSS
9 36 (10.56%) HTML5
10 30 (8.80%) REST
11 25 (7.33%) jQuery
12 24 (7.04%) ASP.NET
12 24 (7.04%) SOAP
13 22 (6.45%) Java EE
14 17 (4.99%) JPA
15 15 (4.40%) WCF
16 14 (4.11%) JSF
16 14 (4.11%) Ajax
16 14 (4.11%) .NET Framework
17 12 (3.52%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 20 (5.87%) Open Source
3 18 (5.28%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.81%) Data Structures
4 13 (3.81%) Digital Media
5 10 (2.93%) Visualisation
5 10 (2.93%) iPad
5 10 (2.93%) User Experience
6 8 (2.35%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.76%) DTV
8 6 (1.76%) Statistics
9 5 (1.47%) RIA
9 5 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.47%) iPhone
9 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.17%) Wiki
11 3 (0.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 57 (16.72%) Linux
2 35 (10.26%) Android
3 28 (8.21%) UNIX
4 26 (7.62%) Apple iOS
5 17 (4.99%) Windows
6 5 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.88%) CentOS
8 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.59%) Solaris
8 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (18.48%) Scrum
3 56 (16.42%) OO
4 52 (15.25%) Software Engineering
5 48 (14.08%) Unit Testing
6 41 (12.02%) TDD
7 32 (9.38%) OOP
8 31 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 31 (9.09%) MVC
8 31 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (7.62%) BDD
10 21 (6.16%) Mobile Marketing
11 20 (5.87%) OOD
12 19 (5.57%) Web Development
13 18 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (5.28%) Mentoring
14 17 (4.99%) Release Management
15 14 (4.11%) Android Development
16 13 (3.81%) Test Automation
17 12 (3.52%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 118 (34.60%) SQL
2 97 (28.45%) JavaScript
3 72 (21.11%) C++
4 62 (18.18%) C#
5 57 (16.72%) PHP
6 33 (9.68%) C
7 31 (9.09%) Python
8 25 (7.33%) Groovy
9 23 (6.74%) RPG
10 18 (5.28%) Objective-C
11 16 (4.69%) Perl
12 14 (4.11%) Bash Shell
13 11 (3.23%) Korn
14 10 (2.93%) Scala
15 7 (2.05%) PowerShell
15 7 (2.05%) Ruby
16 5 (1.47%) Erlang
17 4 (1.17%) R
17 4 (1.17%) MATLAB
18 3 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 45 (13.20%) Degree
2 10 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.47%) ISEB
5 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.04%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Snort
2 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.88%) Nagios
2 2 (0.59%) Zenoss
2 2 (0.59%) Puppet
2 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.29%) OpenView
3 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.29%) OPNET
Vendors
1 44 (12.90%) Oracle
2 21 (6.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.35%) IBM
4 6 (1.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.47%) Informatica
5 5 (1.47%) TOWER Software
6 4 (1.17%) Perforce
6 4 (1.17%) Lotus
6 4 (1.17%) HP
6 4 (1.17%) Guidewire
6 4 (1.17%) hybris
6 4 (1.17%) Sencha
7 3 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.88%) LexisNexis
7 3 (0.88%) BEA
7 3 (0.88%) SAP
8 2 (0.59%) Citrix
8 2 (0.59%) Apple
8 2 (0.59%) VMware
8 2 (0.59%) Atlassian
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + benefits and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £29K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £31342 - £37394 per annum + benifits
Posted: 10 days ago
North Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago