Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Engineer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 - 106
Rank change year-on-year - +106 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.091% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Cardiff median annual salary £52,500 - £80,000
10th Percentile £51,250 - £75,000
90th Percentile £53,750 - £85,000
South Wales median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -31.25% +100.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 1,069 797 1,323
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.63% 99.01% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 902 715 1,210
Cardiff median annual salary £39,625 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £62,950 £55,000 £55,125
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Senior Java Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Engineer in Cardiff

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Engineer in Cardiff

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Senior Java Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Java Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLayers
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLayers
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper