Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 9 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 127 203 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 12.28% 14.72% 11.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.19% 28.19% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 120 181 148
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +17.14% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +13.89% +2.86%

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 525 720 722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 50.77% 52.21% 49.22%
Number of salaries quoted 481 653 597
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,800 £24,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £45,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 74 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (44.09%) Spring
3 45 (35.43%) Software Engineering
4 37 (29.13%) Hibernate
4 37 (29.13%) JavaScript
5 36 (28.35%) Finance
6 32 (25.20%) C#
7 31 (24.41%) Web Services
7 31 (24.41%) Scrum
8 30 (23.62%) SQL
9 27 (21.26%) SOAP
10 26 (20.47%) Linux
10 26 (20.47%) Test Automation
11 25 (19.69%) SDLC
12 23 (18.11%) HTML
13 22 (17.32%) Python
14 21 (16.54%) Oracle
14 21 (16.54%) AngularJS
15 19 (14.96%) REST
15 19 (14.96%) MySQL
15 19 (14.96%) Java EE
16 18 (14.17%) CSS
16 18 (14.17%) Advertising
16 18 (14.17%) RESTful
17 16 (12.60%) .NET
17 16 (12.60%) C++
17 16 (12.60%) Degree
18 15 (11.81%) QA
18 15 (11.81%) Selenium
18 15 (11.81%) C

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 14 (11.02%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (7.09%) IIS
4 7 (5.51%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.94%) Apache
6 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.36%) CMS
7 3 (2.36%) JBoss
8 2 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.57%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.57%) Documentum
8 2 (1.57%) Drupal
8 2 (1.57%) FileNet
8 2 (1.57%) Liferay
8 2 (1.57%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.57%) LiveLink
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.57%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.66%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.79%) IaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Route 53
5 1 (0.79%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) HTTP
1 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.36%) Firewall
2 3 (2.36%) MPLS
2 3 (2.36%) PBX
2 3 (2.36%) RTP
2 3 (2.36%) VoIP
2 3 (2.36%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.57%) Internet
3 2 (1.57%) LDAP
4 1 (0.79%) DSL
4 1 (0.79%) LAN
4 1 (0.79%) NAS
4 1 (0.79%) SAN
4 1 (0.79%) SSH
4 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.96%) MySQL
2 12 (9.45%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.87%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.87%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.30%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.51%) Big Data
5 7 (5.51%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.57%) SQLite
8 1 (0.79%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.79%) DB2
8 1 (0.79%) MS Access
8 1 (0.79%) OLTP
8 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.79%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Selenium
2 12 (9.45%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.45%) Maven
2 12 (9.45%) Subversion
3 10 (7.87%) JUnit
4 8 (6.30%) JMeter
5 7 (5.51%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.72%) Mockito
6 6 (4.72%) WebDriver
7 5 (3.94%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.15%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.15%) JIRA
8 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.57%) Ant
10 2 (1.57%) Xcode
11 1 (0.79%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.79%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (28.35%) Finance
2 18 (14.17%) Advertising
3 10 (7.87%) Banking
4 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.36%) Games
5 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.36%) Welsh Language
6 2 (1.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 80 (62.99%) Developer
2 68 (53.54%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.60%) Senior Developer
3 16 (12.60%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Lead Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Lead Java Developer
5 8 (6.30%) Analyst
5 8 (6.30%) Software Developer
5 8 (6.30%) Software Engineer
6 7 (5.51%) Junior
6 7 (5.51%) Junior Developer
7 5 (3.94%) Architect
7 5 (3.94%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.94%) Test Automation Specialist
7 5 (3.94%) Test Specialist
8 4 (3.15%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (3.15%) Graduate
8 4 (3.15%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (3.15%) Junior Java Developer
8 4 (3.15%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (44.09%) Spring
2 37 (29.13%) Hibernate
3 31 (24.41%) Web Services
4 27 (21.26%) SOAP
5 23 (18.11%) HTML
6 21 (16.54%) AngularJS
7 19 (14.96%) Java EE
7 19 (14.96%) REST
8 18 (14.17%) CSS
8 18 (14.17%) RESTful
9 16 (12.60%) .NET
10 15 (11.81%) XML
11 11 (8.66%) HTML5
11 11 (8.66%) JSON
12 9 (7.09%) J2EE
13 7 (5.51%) CSS3
13 7 (5.51%) Middleware
14 6 (4.72%) Apache Camel
14 6 (4.72%) Node.js
15 5 (3.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (7.09%) User Experience
2 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.15%) CUDA
3 4 (3.15%) Fintech
3 4 (3.15%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.57%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.47%) Linux
2 9 (7.09%) Android
3 7 (5.51%) Unix
4 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.94%) CentOS
4 5 (3.94%) Windows
5 3 (2.36%) Debian
5 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.79%) Solaris
6 1 (0.79%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (35.43%) Software Engineering
3 31 (24.41%) Scrum
4 26 (20.47%) Test Automation
5 25 (19.69%) SDLC
6 15 (11.81%) OO
7 11 (8.66%) OOD
7 11 (8.66%) Unit Testing
8 10 (7.87%) BDD
8 10 (7.87%) OOP
8 10 (7.87%) TDD
8 10 (7.87%) Web Development
9 8 (6.30%) Performance Testing
10 6 (4.72%) Defect Management
10 6 (4.72%) DevOps
10 6 (4.72%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.72%) Test Management
11 5 (3.94%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.13%) JavaScript
2 32 (25.20%) C#
3 30 (23.62%) SQL
4 22 (17.32%) Python
5 16 (12.60%) C++
6 15 (11.81%) C
7 13 (10.24%) PHP
8 8 (6.30%) Perl
9 7 (5.51%) Ruby
10 5 (3.94%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.36%) Go
11 3 (2.36%) Scala
12 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.57%) Groovy
13 1 (0.79%) ABAP
13 1 (0.79%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.79%) Erlang
13 1 (0.79%) Fortran
13 1 (0.79%) Haskell
13 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (12.60%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.94%) HND
3 3 (2.36%) PhD
4 2 (1.57%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) QA
2 4 (3.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.79%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.79%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.79%) MISRA
3 1 (0.79%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (5.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) Ansible
1 3 (2.36%) Grafana
2 1 (0.79%) Kibana
2 1 (0.79%) Marathon
2 1 (0.79%) Mesos
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.79%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.79%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Oracle
2 6 (4.72%) IBM
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.72%) Sencha
3 4 (3.15%) Cisco
4 3 (2.36%) Acme Packet
4 3 (2.36%) Brocade
4 3 (2.36%) Google
4 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.36%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.36%) SonicWALL
5 2 (1.57%) Adobe
5 2 (1.57%) FatWire
5 2 (1.57%) Interwoven
5 2 (1.57%) OpenText
5 2 (1.57%) Vignette
5 2 (1.57%) VMware
5 2 (1.57%) WSO2
5 2 (1.57%) Xerox
6 1 (0.79%) Sybase
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