Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 16 9
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 200 128 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 20.06% 12.25% 14.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.81% 24.15% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 157 121 182
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +17.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £29,775
90th Percentile £66,750 £58,750 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +13.89%

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 529 530 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 53.06% 50.72% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 455 486 657
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,925 £25,750 £22,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Java.

1 103 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (34.00%) Spring
3 66 (33.00%) Test Automation
4 53 (26.50%) REST
4 53 (26.50%) SQL
5 49 (24.50%) TDD
6 44 (22.00%) Scrum
6 44 (22.00%) Cucumber
7 43 (21.50%) C#
7 43 (21.50%) Web Services
8 41 (20.50%) Selenium
9 38 (19.00%) BDD
10 36 (18.00%) XML
11 35 (17.50%) JUnit
11 35 (17.50%) JavaScript
11 35 (17.50%) Git (software)
12 34 (17.00%) Finance
13 33 (16.50%) Microservices
13 33 (16.50%) Spring Boot
14 32 (16.00%) QA
15 30 (15.00%) Oracle
16 29 (14.50%) SOAP
16 29 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (14.00%) Java 8
18 27 (13.50%) Software Engineering
18 27 (13.50%) Python
19 26 (13.00%) Linux
19 26 (13.00%) SQL Server
19 26 (13.00%) HTML
20 25 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

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 (8.50%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (4.50%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.50%) Confluence
5 4 (2.00%) Apache
5 4 (2.00%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.00%) NetWeaver
5 4 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.50%) Anypoint
6 3 (1.50%) JBoss
7 2 (1.00%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) SAS
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) SAP BPC
1 3 (1.50%) SAP S/4HANA
1 3 (1.50%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.00%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.00%) PaaS
6 3 (1.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.50%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.50%) Route 53
6 3 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.00%) SaaS
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.50%) GitHub
8 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.00%) DNS
1 6 (3.00%) HTTP
2 4 (2.00%) LAN
2 4 (2.00%) WAN
3 3 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.00%) FTP
4 2 (1.00%) WPA
5 1 (0.50%) Firewall
5 1 (0.50%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) Intranet
5 1 (0.50%) Network Security
5 1 (0.50%) Skype
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.00%) MongoDB
2 18 (9.00%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.00%) MySQL
5 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (4.00%) Redis
8 7 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.50%) Big Data
10 3 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.50%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.50%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.00%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 44 (22.00%) Cucumber
2 41 (20.50%) Selenium
3 35 (17.50%) Git (software)
3 35 (17.50%) JUnit
4 22 (11.00%) Maven
4 22 (11.00%) WebDriver
5 20 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 17 (8.50%) Protractor
7 16 (8.00%) JMeter
8 12 (6.00%) Subversion
8 12 (6.00%) Visual Studio
9 11 (5.50%) SoapUI
10 10 (5.00%) Ant
10 10 (5.00%) JIRA
11 9 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (4.00%) Gradle
12 8 (4.00%) TestNG
13 5 (2.50%) Gatling
13 5 (2.50%) Liquibase
13 5 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 34 (17.00%) Finance
2 16 (8.00%) Banking
3 8 (4.00%) Retail
4 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.00%) Law
6 5 (2.50%) Billing
7 4 (2.00%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.00%) Back Office
8 3 (1.50%) Marketing
8 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.00%) Advertising
9 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.00%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (40.50%) Developer
2 48 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 25 (12.50%) Analyst
4 16 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 16 (8.00%) Tester
5 14 (7.00%) Test Engineer
6 12 (6.00%) SQL Developer
7 11 (5.50%) Java Engineer
8 10 (5.00%) Architect
8 10 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 9 (4.50%) Junior
10 8 (4.00%) Consultant
10 8 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
10 8 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.50%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.00%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.00%) Lead Architect
12 6 (3.00%) Senior Developer
13 5 (2.50%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (34.00%) Spring
2 53 (26.50%) REST
3 43 (21.50%) Web Services
4 36 (18.00%) XML
5 33 (16.50%) Spring Boot
6 29 (14.50%) SOAP
7 26 (13.00%) HTML
8 24 (12.00%) Hibernate
9 21 (10.50%) RESTful
10 12 (6.00%) J2EE
10 12 (6.00%) Kafka
11 11 (5.50%) CSS
12 10 (5.00%) AngularJS
13 9 (4.50%) Thymeleaf
14 8 (4.00%) .NET
15 7 (3.50%) JSON
15 7 (3.50%) Middleware
15 7 (3.50%) Node.js
15 7 (3.50%) Swagger
16 6 (3.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.00%) Fintech
2 15 (7.50%) Cloud Native
3 12 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.00%) User Experience
8 4 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.00%) NHS
11 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.00%) Linux
2 9 (4.50%) Unix
3 6 (3.00%) CentOS
4 5 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.50%) Solaris
6 2 (1.00%) Android
6 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (33.00%) Test Automation
3 49 (24.50%) TDD
4 44 (22.00%) Scrum
5 38 (19.00%) BDD
6 33 (16.50%) Microservices
7 29 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (13.50%) Software Engineering
9 21 (10.50%) DevOps
9 21 (10.50%) Unit Testing
10 18 (9.00%) OO
11 16 (8.00%) Software Testing
12 15 (7.50%) Issue Tracking
13 14 (7.00%) Acceptance Criteria
13 14 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (7.00%) Validation
14 13 (6.50%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.50%) Practice Management
16 10 (5.00%) Coaching
17 9 (4.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 53 (26.50%) SQL
2 43 (21.50%) C#
3 35 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.00%) Java 8
5 27 (13.50%) Python
6 15 (7.50%) Ruby
7 14 (7.00%) T-SQL
8 13 (6.50%) Go
9 12 (6.00%) PowerShell
9 12 (6.00%) VB
10 9 (4.50%) ABAP
10 9 (4.50%) C++
11 7 (3.50%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.50%) VBA
12 6 (3.00%) C
12 6 (3.00%) PHP
13 5 (2.50%) Scala
13 5 (2.50%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.00%) Delphi
14 4 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (8.50%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.00%) PhD
4 2 (1.00%) CEH
4 2 (1.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.00%) CISMP
4 2 (1.00%) CISSP
4 2 (1.00%) CITP
4 2 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.00%) GIAC
4 2 (1.00%) ISEB
4 2 (1.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.00%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.50%) GCP
2 1 (0.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (11.50%) Docker
2 1 (0.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (7.50%) Ansible
2 11 (5.50%) Terraform
3 4 (2.00%) Kibana
4 3 (1.50%) Grafana
4 3 (1.50%) HP Fortify
4 3 (1.50%) Marathon
4 3 (1.50%) Mesos
4 3 (1.50%) Prometheus
4 3 (1.50%) Rundeck
5 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (15.00%) Oracle
2 9 (4.50%) IBM
2 9 (4.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (4.50%) SAP
3 8 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.50%) Guidewire
5 5 (2.50%) Google
6 4 (2.00%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.50%) Ariba
8 2 (1.00%) Sencha
8 2 (1.00%) Sybase
8 2 (1.00%) VMware
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe
9 1 (0.50%) Apigee
9 1 (0.50%) Facebook
9 1 (0.50%) Mashery
9 1 (0.50%) Perforce
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk