Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 43 53
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 68 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.60% 4.70% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 4.78% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 51
Cardiff median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,075 £28,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £49,000 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +15.71% -9.09%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1017 1360 1437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.64% 98.41% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1168 1194
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.90% +2.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,950
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Cardiff

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Cardiff

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Cardiff over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Cardiff

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (69.12%) Spring
3 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 32 (47.06%) Hibernate
6 24 (35.29%) Finance
7 23 (33.82%) Web Services
8 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
9 20 (29.41%) SQL
9 20 (29.41%) Scrum
10 18 (26.47%) SOAP
11 16 (23.53%) Advertising
11 16 (23.53%) Java EE
12 14 (20.59%) HTML
12 14 (20.59%) AngularJS
12 14 (20.59%) SDLC
13 13 (19.12%) REST
13 13 (19.12%) Linux
13 13 (19.12%) OO
14 12 (17.65%) RESTful
15 11 (16.18%) CSS
16 10 (14.71%) OOD
16 10 (14.71%) MySQL
16 10 (14.71%) JUnit
16 10 (14.71%) Degree
17 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
17 9 (13.24%) Web Development
17 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
18 8 (11.76%) Oracle
18 8 (11.76%) J2EE

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 9 (13.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.88%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) MySQL
2 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
3 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
4 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.41%) Big Data
6 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) JUnit
2 6 (8.82%) Maven
2 6 (8.82%) Mockito
3 5 (7.35%) Selenium
4 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.41%) Subversion
6 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.47%) Gradle
7 1 (1.47%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.47%) JIRA
7 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.47%) SonarQube
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (69.12%) Spring
2 32 (47.06%) Hibernate
3 23 (33.82%) Web Services
4 18 (26.47%) SOAP
5 16 (23.53%) Java EE
6 14 (20.59%) AngularJS
6 14 (20.59%) HTML
7 13 (19.12%) REST
8 12 (17.65%) RESTful
9 11 (16.18%) CSS
10 8 (11.76%) J2EE
11 6 (8.82%) Apache Camel
11 6 (8.82%) Node.js
11 6 (8.82%) XML
12 5 (7.35%) CSS3
12 5 (7.35%) HTML5
12 5 (7.35%) JPA
12 5 (7.35%) JSON
13 3 (4.41%) Ext JS
13 3 (4.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Fintech
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (29.41%) Scrum
4 14 (20.59%) SDLC
5 13 (19.12%) OO
6 10 (14.71%) OOD
7 9 (13.24%) Web Development
8 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.82%) OOP
9 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.82%) Test Management
10 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.35%) TDD
11 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
11 3 (4.41%) Microservices
12 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.94%) Open Source
12 2 (2.94%) Static Code Analysis
13 1 (1.47%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
3 20 (29.41%) SQL
4 6 (8.82%) C
4 6 (8.82%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) Perl
5 5 (7.35%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) Go
7 3 (4.41%) Ruby
7 3 (4.41%) Scala
8 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.94%) Groovy
9 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) HND
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (4.41%) Google
2 3 (4.41%) Sencha
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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