The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Java 76 108 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 13.60% 16.24% 10.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.68% 29.92% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 69 98 65
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +17.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,971 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 308 361 316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 55.10% 54.29% 47.52%
Number of salaries quoted 273 321 266
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Cardiff

Java
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Java in Cardiff

Java
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Cardiff over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Java.

1 78 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (44.65%) Spring
3 51 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 50 (31.45%) Hibernate
5 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
6 41 (25.79%) HTML
7 38 (23.90%) SOAP
8 37 (23.27%) Linux
8 37 (23.27%) Python
8 37 (23.27%) C#
8 37 (23.27%) SQL
9 34 (21.38%) Finance
10 32 (20.13%) REST
11 31 (19.50%) MySQL
12 30 (18.87%) Web Services
12 30 (18.87%) Degree
13 29 (18.24%) Scrum
13 29 (18.24%) Oracle
13 29 (18.24%) OO
14 27 (16.98%) CSS
15 26 (16.35%) Web Development
15 26 (16.35%) PHP
16 25 (15.72%) AngularJS
17 24 (15.09%) HTML5
18 23 (14.47%) C++
19 21 (13.21%) TDD
19 21 (13.21%) SDLC
20 20 (12.58%) Maven
20 20 (12.58%) XML
21 19 (11.95%) Unix

Java
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 19 (11.95%) Tomcat
2 16 (10.06%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (7.55%) Apache Spark
4 9 (5.66%) JBoss
5 8 (5.03%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.40%) NetWeaver
7 6 (3.77%) IIS
8 4 (2.52%) Apache
8 4 (2.52%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.52%) Documentum
8 4 (2.52%) FileNet
8 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.26%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.26%) Drupal
10 2 (1.26%) Liferay
10 2 (1.26%) LiveCycle
10 2 (1.26%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.14%) Firewall
3 4 (2.52%) MPLS
3 4 (2.52%) PBX
3 4 (2.52%) RTP
3 4 (2.52%) VoIP
3 4 (2.52%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.89%) HTTP
4 3 (1.89%) Internet
5 2 (1.26%) LDAP
6 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.50%) MySQL
2 19 (11.95%) MongoDB
3 18 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (10.06%) NoSQL
5 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
6 12 (7.55%) Big Data
6 12 (7.55%) Hadoop
7 8 (5.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (5.03%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (3.14%) HBase
10 4 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.52%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.89%) SAP HANA
12 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (12.58%) Maven
2 16 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.06%) JUnit
3 15 (9.43%) Eclipse
4 11 (6.92%) Selenium
4 11 (6.92%) Subversion
5 10 (6.29%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.29%) JMeter
6 9 (5.66%) Mockito
7 7 (4.40%) Ant
8 6 (3.77%) Grunt
8 6 (3.77%) gulp
8 6 (3.77%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.77%) webpack
9 3 (1.89%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.26%) JIRA
10 2 (1.26%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.26%) Spock
10 2 (1.26%) Xcode
11 1 (0.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 34 (21.38%) Finance
2 16 (10.06%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.81%) Advertising
3 14 (8.81%) Banking
4 6 (3.77%) Retail
5 5 (3.14%) Games
6 3 (1.89%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (59.12%) Developer
2 73 (45.91%) Java Developer
3 27 (16.98%) Senior Developer
3 27 (16.98%) Senior Java Developer
4 13 (8.18%) Software Engineer
5 9 (5.66%) Java Engineer
5 9 (5.66%) Junior
6 8 (5.03%) Analyst
6 8 (5.03%) Consultant
6 8 (5.03%) Lead Developer
6 8 (5.03%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (5.03%) Web Developer
7 7 (4.40%) Agile Developer
7 7 (4.40%) Architect
7 7 (4.40%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (4.40%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (4.40%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.77%) Junior Developer
8 6 (3.77%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (3.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.65%) Spring
2 50 (31.45%) Hibernate
3 41 (25.79%) HTML
4 38 (23.90%) SOAP
5 32 (20.13%) REST
6 30 (18.87%) Web Services
7 27 (16.98%) CSS
8 25 (15.72%) AngularJS
9 24 (15.09%) HTML5
10 20 (12.58%) XML
11 18 (11.32%) .NET
11 18 (11.32%) J2EE
12 17 (10.69%) RESTful
13 16 (10.06%) Java EE
14 13 (8.18%) Node.js
15 11 (6.92%) jQuery
15 11 (6.92%) React
16 9 (5.66%) JPA
16 9 (5.66%) JSON
17 8 (5.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.81%) User Experience
3 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.14%) Fintech
6 4 (2.52%) CUDA
6 4 (2.52%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.89%) Clustering
7 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.26%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.27%) Linux
2 19 (11.95%) Android
2 19 (11.95%) Unix
3 11 (6.92%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.66%) Windows
5 5 (3.14%) CentOS
6 4 (2.52%) Debian
6 4 (2.52%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.63%) Solaris
8 1 (0.63%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
3 29 (18.24%) OO
3 29 (18.24%) Scrum
4 26 (16.35%) Web Development
5 21 (13.21%) SDLC
5 21 (13.21%) TDD
6 16 (10.06%) Unit Testing
7 13 (8.18%) DevOps
7 13 (8.18%) OOP
8 12 (7.55%) BDD
9 10 (6.29%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.29%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.29%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.66%) High Availability
11 8 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.03%) OOD
12 7 (4.40%) Performance Testing
12 7 (4.40%) Test Management
13 6 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (32.08%) JavaScript
2 37 (23.27%) C#
2 37 (23.27%) Python
2 37 (23.27%) SQL
3 26 (16.35%) PHP
4 23 (14.47%) C++
5 19 (11.95%) Objective-C
6 17 (10.69%) C
7 14 (8.81%) Ruby
8 12 (7.55%) Scala
9 11 (6.92%) Perl
10 7 (4.40%) ABAP
11 6 (3.77%) Apple Swift
11 6 (3.77%) Go
12 5 (3.14%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.26%) Groovy
14 1 (0.63%) Fortran
14 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (18.87%) Degree
2 6 (3.77%) HND
3 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) CISA
4 1 (0.63%) CISM
4 1 (0.63%) CISSP
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) QA
2 5 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.63%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.63%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.63%) MISRA
4 1 (0.63%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) HDFS
2 3 (1.89%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.63%) Ansible
2 1 (0.63%) Grafana
2 1 (0.63%) Kibana
2 1 (0.63%) logstash
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (18.24%) Oracle
2 11 (6.92%) IBM
3 7 (4.40%) SAP
4 5 (3.14%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.52%) Acme Packet
5 4 (2.52%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.52%) Brocade
5 4 (2.52%) Cisco
5 4 (2.52%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.52%) Hortonworks
5 4 (2.52%) OpenText
5 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.52%) SonicWALL
6 3 (1.89%) Adobe
6 3 (1.89%) Google
6 3 (1.89%) hybris
6 3 (1.89%) Sencha
7 2 (1.26%) FatWire
7 2 (1.26%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.26%) Vignette
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