The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 16 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 5.63% 1.22% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 1.96% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £45,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +74.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 51 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 36.62% 62.20% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 47 44
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Java
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Java Salary Trend in West Wales

Java
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West 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
Swansea +6 4 - -
Java
Wales

Java
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Scala
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (88.89%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (88.89%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
4 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Architect
1 8 (88.89%) Technical Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Java Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (88.89%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Scala
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript