The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 100 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 9 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.68% 1.83% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.94% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 6
Average salary £35,000 £47,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.70% +61.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1292 1031 1061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.22% 94.24% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 906 939
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Wales region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 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 -21 9 £35,000 -28.57%
Senior Java Developer
UK

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Spring
3 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) J2EE
5 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) XML
8 5 (25.00%) Servlets
8 5 (25.00%) C++
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 4 (20.00%) Spring MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Struts
9 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
9 4 (20.00%) DOM
9 4 (20.00%) XSLT
9 4 (20.00%) Banking
9 4 (20.00%) Scrum
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (15.00%) Java EE
10 3 (15.00%) SOAP
10 3 (15.00%) MySQL
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle
10 3 (15.00%) Internet
10 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
10 3 (15.00%) Selenium
11 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
11 2 (10.00%) Android

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Ant
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Spring
2 12 (60.00%) J2EE
3 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (35.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) Servlets
5 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Struts
6 4 (20.00%) DOM
6 4 (20.00%) XSLT
7 3 (15.00%) Java EE
7 3 (15.00%) SOAP
8 2 (10.00%) RESTful
9 1 (5.00%) HTML
9 1 (5.00%) JSP
9 1 (5.00%) .NET
9 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
9 1 (5.00%) JAX-WS
9 1 (5.00%) JPA
9 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) RIA
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Android Development
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle