Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £32,725 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 103 105
Rank change year-on-year +27 +2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 3 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.37% 0.58% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.59% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Cardiff median annual salary £32,725 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.28% +20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £28,850 £28,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £37,450 £66,250 £56,250
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -4.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 808 1357 1538
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.90% 98.40% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 720 1226 1314
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,025
South Wales median annual salary £39,125 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.33% +4.17% +2.86%

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Cardiff

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Kafka
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Thymeleaf
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

Java Software 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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) Thymeleaf
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Go
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft