Period
to 14 December 2017

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 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 91 206 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 11.21% 15.35% 16.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.86% 28.81% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 79 199 199
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,300 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.09% +6.43%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 398 715 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 49.01% 53.28% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 359 669 688
Cardiff median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.66%) Scrum
2 37 (40.66%) Spring
3 30 (32.97%) JavaScript
4 23 (25.27%) Finance
5 21 (23.08%) SQL
5 21 (23.08%) REST
6 20 (21.98%) Test Automation
7 19 (20.88%) RESTful
8 18 (19.78%) QA
9 17 (18.68%) TDD
9 17 (18.68%) Linux
9 17 (18.68%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (17.58%) OO
10 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
10 16 (17.58%) Degree
10 16 (17.58%) MongoDB
11 15 (16.48%) SOAP
11 15 (16.48%) C#
12 14 (15.38%) C++
12 14 (15.38%) HTML
12 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (14.29%) J2EE
14 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
14 12 (13.19%) Web Services
14 12 (13.19%) Hibernate
14 12 (13.19%) Fintech
15 11 (12.09%) OOP
15 11 (12.09%) JUnit
16 10 (10.99%) CSS

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 17 (18.68%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (10.99%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.79%) IIS
4 6 (6.59%) JBoss
5 5 (5.49%) Apache
6 4 (4.40%) nginx
7 2 (2.20%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.20%) CMS
7 2 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.10%) Mule
8 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.49%) SaaS
5 2 (2.20%) IaaS
5 2 (2.20%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Firewall
1 5 (5.49%) HTTP
1 5 (5.49%) NetScaler
1 5 (5.49%) SAN
1 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.40%) Network Security
3 3 (3.30%) NAS
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.20%) IPsec
4 2 (2.20%) MPLS
4 2 (2.20%) VLAN
4 2 (2.20%) VoIP
4 2 (2.20%) VPN
4 2 (2.20%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.10%) Internet
5 1 (1.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.69%) MySQL
5 5 (5.49%) Big Data
6 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.10%) MS Access
7 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) JUnit
2 8 (8.79%) Maven
2 8 (8.79%) Selenium
2 8 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.69%) JMeter
4 6 (6.59%) Subversion
5 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.40%) Ant
6 4 (4.40%) Bugzilla
6 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.40%) NetBeans
6 4 (4.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (3.30%) Gradle
8 2 (2.20%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.20%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (2.20%) TestNG
8 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (25.27%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Games
3 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (57.14%) Developer
2 38 (41.76%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Junior
5 8 (8.79%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Graduate
8 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Scala Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Architect
9 4 (4.40%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (40.66%) Spring
2 21 (23.08%) REST
3 19 (20.88%) RESTful
4 15 (16.48%) SOAP
5 14 (15.38%) HTML
6 13 (14.29%) J2EE
7 12 (13.19%) Hibernate
7 12 (13.19%) Web Services
8 10 (10.99%) CSS
8 10 (10.99%) Kafka
9 8 (8.79%) .NET
10 7 (7.69%) HTML5
10 7 (7.69%) Spring Boot
11 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.59%) JSON
12 5 (5.49%) Thymeleaf
13 4 (4.40%) CSS3
13 4 (4.40%) Node.js
13 4 (4.40%) Spring Security
13 4 (4.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Fintech
2 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.79%) Data Structures
4 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.30%) Clustering
5 3 (3.30%) User Experience
6 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.20%) Replication
7 1 (1.10%) BBC
7 1 (1.10%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) NHS
7 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.10%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Linux
2 9 (9.89%) Android
3 8 (8.79%) Unix
4 7 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.69%) CentOS
4 7 (7.69%) Debian
5 5 (5.49%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.30%) Windows
6 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.66%) Scrum
3 20 (21.98%) Test Automation
4 17 (18.68%) TDD
5 16 (17.58%) OO
5 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
6 11 (12.09%) OOP
7 10 (10.99%) Microservices
7 10 (10.99%) Web Development
8 9 (9.89%) Open Source
8 9 (9.89%) SDLC
9 7 (7.69%) Functional Testing
9 7 (7.69%) Static Code Analysis
9 7 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 7 (7.69%) User Stories
10 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.59%) DevOps
10 6 (6.59%) ITIL
10 6 (6.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.97%) JavaScript
2 21 (23.08%) SQL
3 15 (16.48%) C#
4 14 (15.38%) C++
5 9 (9.89%) Scala
6 7 (7.69%) C
6 7 (7.69%) Go
6 7 (7.69%) PHP
6 7 (7.69%) Python
7 5 (5.49%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.40%) Perl
9 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.30%) Groovy
9 3 (3.30%) Ruby
9 3 (3.30%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.20%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.20%) Erlang
11 1 (1.10%) Haskell
11 1 (1.10%) Korn
11 1 (1.10%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.40%) CEH
3 4 (4.40%) CISMP
3 4 (4.40%) CISSP
3 4 (4.40%) GIAC
4 3 (3.30%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.20%) PhD
6 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) QA
2 5 (5.49%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Docker
2 6 (6.59%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.30%) vSphere
5 2 (2.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Ansible
2 5 (5.49%) Terraform
3 3 (3.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Cisco
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) VMware
3 5 (5.49%) Citrix
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.20%) Brocade
5 2 (2.20%) EMC
5 2 (2.20%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (2.20%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.20%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.10%) Remedy
6 1 (1.10%) Sencha