Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 11 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 140 121 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 14.75% 14.12% 14.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.69% 27.31% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 122 103 180
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,200 £25,850
90th Percentile £56,075 £62,000 £66,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year - -7.51% +15.33%

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 545 443 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 57.43% 51.69% 56.01%
Number of salaries quoted 469 390 629
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,225 £24,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.90%

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 25 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 73 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.43%) Spring
3 35 (25.00%) HTML
3 35 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (24.29%) J2EE
5 33 (23.57%) Degree
6 30 (21.43%) Oracle
6 30 (21.43%) .NET
7 29 (20.71%) Scrum
8 26 (18.57%) SQL
9 25 (17.86%) SAP
10 24 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 22 (15.71%) RESTful
13 21 (15.00%) Unit Testing
13 21 (15.00%) Python
14 20 (14.29%) CRM
14 20 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
14 20 (14.29%) PHP
15 19 (13.57%) BizTalk Server
15 19 (13.57%) SharePoint
15 19 (13.57%) Test Automation
15 19 (13.57%) Dynamics CRM
15 19 (13.57%) Dynamics AX
15 19 (13.57%) Docker
16 18 (12.86%) Software Engineering
16 18 (12.86%) Hibernate
17 17 (12.14%) Telecoms
17 17 (12.14%) Finance
17 17 (12.14%) Web Services

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 (13.57%) BizTalk Server
1 19 (13.57%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.29%) JBoss
5 4 (2.86%) Apache
5 4 (2.86%) CMS
5 4 (2.86%) nginx
5 4 (2.86%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.14%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.14%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.43%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.43%) Confluence
7 2 (1.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) InVision
1 1 (0.71%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 19 (13.57%) Dynamics AX
1 19 (13.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.71%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (0.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.43%) Firewall
2 2 (1.43%) Network Security
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) IPsec
3 1 (0.71%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) SSL
3 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.71%) VLAN
3 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (7.86%) Redis
2 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 8 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.43%) Big Data
6 2 (1.43%) HPCC
6 2 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.71%) DB2
7 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 12 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.86%) Selenium
3 8 (5.71%) Liquibase
3 8 (5.71%) Maven
4 7 (5.00%) JIRA
4 7 (5.00%) JUnit
5 6 (4.29%) WebDriver
6 5 (3.57%) Bugzilla
7 4 (2.86%) git-flow
7 4 (2.86%) Gradle
8 2 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.43%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.43%) Subversion
8 2 (1.43%) TestNG
9 1 (0.71%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (12.14%) Finance
1 17 (12.14%) Telecoms
2 16 (11.43%) Banking
3 10 (7.14%) Retail
4 9 (6.43%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.57%) Electronics
5 5 (3.57%) Marketing
6 4 (2.86%) Billing
7 2 (1.43%) Back Office
7 2 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 75 (53.57%) Developer
2 37 (26.43%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.86%) Analyst
4 14 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 12 (8.57%) Java Engineer
5 12 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 10 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Consultant
8 9 (6.43%) Junior
8 9 (6.43%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Analyst Programmer
9 8 (5.71%) Junior Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Programmer
9 8 (5.71%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 8 (5.71%) Senior Programmer
10 7 (5.00%) Support Consultant
11 6 (4.29%) Architect
11 6 (4.29%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.29%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (26.43%) Spring
2 35 (25.00%) HTML
3 34 (24.29%) J2EE
4 30 (21.43%) .NET
5 22 (15.71%) RESTful
6 18 (12.86%) Hibernate
7 17 (12.14%) Spring Boot
7 17 (12.14%) Web Services
8 13 (9.29%) SOAP
9 12 (8.57%) CSS
10 11 (7.86%) JSP
10 11 (7.86%) XML
11 9 (6.43%) Struts
12 8 (5.71%) AngularJS
12 8 (5.71%) Thymeleaf
13 7 (5.00%) HTML5
13 7 (5.00%) JPA
13 7 (5.00%) JSON
14 6 (4.29%) Kafka
15 4 (2.86%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.00%) User Experience
3 5 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.86%) Fintech
5 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.43%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.43%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.43%) Clustering
6 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.43%) iPhone
7 1 (0.71%) Animation
7 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.86%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Windows
3 8 (5.71%) Unix
4 5 (3.57%) Android
5 3 (2.14%) CentOS
5 3 (2.14%) Debian
6 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.43%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.71%) Scrum
3 24 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 20 (14.29%) CRM
6 19 (13.57%) Test Automation
7 18 (12.86%) Software Engineering
8 16 (11.43%) Microservices
9 15 (10.71%) Test Scripting
10 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
11 12 (8.57%) SDLC
12 11 (7.86%) Integration Testing
13 10 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (7.14%) Sprint Planning
13 10 (7.14%) Validation
14 9 (6.43%) Defect Tracking
14 9 (6.43%) TDD
15 8 (5.71%) Feasibility Study
15 8 (5.71%) OO
16 7 (5.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (18.57%) SQL
3 21 (15.00%) Python
4 20 (14.29%) PHP
5 9 (6.43%) C#
5 9 (6.43%) C++
6 5 (3.57%) C
6 5 (3.57%) Go
6 5 (3.57%) Java 8
7 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.14%) Kotlin
7 3 (2.14%) Perl
8 2 (1.43%) Ruby
8 2 (1.43%) Scala
8 2 (1.43%) X++
9 1 (0.71%) ABAP
9 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.71%) COBOL
9 1 (0.71%) Fortran
9 1 (0.71%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 33 (23.57%) Degree
2 10 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.86%) ISEB
4 4 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.43%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.71%) PhD
6 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.71%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.71%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.71%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.71%) MISRA
3 1 (0.71%) MISRA C
System Software
1 19 (13.57%) Docker
2 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.43%) Ansible
2 2 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (21.43%) Oracle
2 25 (17.86%) SAP
3 9 (6.43%) Guidewire
4 6 (4.29%) Google
5 5 (3.57%) Apple
6 3 (2.14%) Cisco
6 3 (2.14%) Citrix
6 3 (2.14%) VMware
7 2 (1.43%) Facebook
8 1 (0.71%) EMC
8 1 (0.71%) hybris
8 1 (0.71%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.71%) Remedy
8 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com