The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Java Developer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 59 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 45 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.26% 3.08% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.43% 3.13% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 38
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +17.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,000 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 828 1184 1167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.84% 98.67% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1010 1029
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in South Wales

Java Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in South Wales.

Salary trend for Java Developer in South Wales

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in South Wales over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in South Wales

Java Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +10 38 £41,250 +3.12% 4
Newport +6 5 £40,000 -21.95%
Torfaen +12 1 £52,500 +21.38%
Java Developer
Wales

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (69.47%) Spring
3 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.63%) Hibernate
4 42 (44.21%) SQL
5 41 (43.16%) Software Engineering
6 38 (40.00%) SOAP
7 30 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 29 (30.53%) REST
9 28 (29.47%) Web Services
10 23 (24.21%) Finance
11 22 (23.16%) HTML
11 22 (23.16%) OO
12 21 (22.11%) J2EE
12 21 (22.11%) Oracle
12 21 (22.11%) Maven
13 20 (21.05%) MySQL
14 18 (18.95%) CSS
15 17 (17.89%) Scrum
15 17 (17.89%) Web Development
16 16 (16.84%) Java EE
16 16 (16.84%) JUnit
16 16 (16.84%) NoSQL
16 16 (16.84%) RESTful
17 15 (15.79%) MongoDB
18 14 (14.74%) Linux
19 13 (13.68%) Tomcat
19 13 (13.68%) Python
20 12 (12.63%) XML
20 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 13 (13.68%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.37%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.32%) Apache
4 3 (3.16%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.16%) JBoss
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.05%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) MySQL
2 16 (16.84%) NoSQL
3 15 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.37%) Big Data
6 6 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.11%) Neo4j
11 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (22.11%) Maven
2 16 (16.84%) JUnit
3 11 (11.58%) Eclipse
4 10 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.47%) Mockito
6 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.32%) Ant
8 5 (5.26%) Subversion
9 3 (3.16%) NetBeans
10 2 (2.11%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.11%) Selenium
10 2 (2.11%) Spock
11 1 (1.05%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.05%) Gradle
11 1 (1.05%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (24.21%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Advertising
3 6 (6.32%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (69.47%) Spring
2 50 (52.63%) Hibernate
3 38 (40.00%) SOAP
4 29 (30.53%) REST
5 28 (29.47%) Web Services
6 22 (23.16%) HTML
7 21 (22.11%) J2EE
8 18 (18.95%) CSS
9 16 (16.84%) Java EE
9 16 (16.84%) RESTful
10 12 (12.63%) XML
11 11 (11.58%) jQuery
12 9 (9.47%) AngularJS
12 9 (9.47%) JSON
12 9 (9.47%) JSP
12 9 (9.47%) Node.js
13 8 (8.42%) JPA
14 7 (7.37%) Apache Camel
14 7 (7.37%) HTML5
15 6 (6.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.16%) User Experience
5 2 (2.11%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.11%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.05%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.05%) EPoS
6 1 (1.05%) Fintech
6 1 (1.05%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.74%) Linux
2 9 (9.47%) Unix
3 5 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (43.16%) Software Engineering
3 22 (23.16%) OO
4 17 (17.89%) Scrum
4 17 (17.89%) Web Development
5 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
6 11 (11.58%) TDD
7 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.42%) SDLC
9 7 (7.37%) Multithreading
9 7 (7.37%) OOD
9 7 (7.37%) Test Management
10 5 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.26%) OOP
11 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
12 3 (3.16%) DevOps
12 3 (3.16%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.16%) Microservices
12 3 (3.16%) System Testing
12 3 (3.16%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 95 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (44.21%) SQL
3 30 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.68%) Python
5 8 (8.42%) C#
5 8 (8.42%) Perl
6 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.32%) Scala
7 5 (5.26%) Groovy
8 4 (4.21%) C
9 3 (3.16%) C++
9 3 (3.16%) Ruby
10 2 (2.11%) Go
10 2 (2.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.11%) PHP
10 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.05%) VB
11 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) HND
3 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Oracle
2 6 (6.32%) Google
3 3 (3.16%) Sybase
4 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.11%) Nagra
4 2 (2.11%) Perforce
5 1 (1.05%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.05%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.05%) Sencha
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