The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 74 74 81
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 14 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.60% 2.02% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.02% 5.80% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 16
Median salary £52,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.04% +17.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% +5.55%  

Java EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 348 431 413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 39.73% 34.84% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 310 352 357
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,030 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Java EE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in South Wales

Java EE
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Java EE in South Wales

Java EE
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java EE in South Wales

Java EE
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 EE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 March 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 -1 9 £52,500 +28.04% 2
Newport +4 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Torfaen +17 2 £63,750 +48.25%
Java EE
Wales

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (62.07%) Spring
3 18 (62.07%) Web Services
4 16 (55.17%) CSS
5 15 (51.72%) HTML
5 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
5 15 (51.72%) Software Engineering
6 14 (48.28%) JSF
7 13 (44.83%) RESTful
7 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
8 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
8 11 (37.93%) MongoDB
9 10 (34.48%) Ajax
10 9 (31.03%) SQL
10 9 (31.03%) SOAP
11 8 (27.59%) Python
11 8 (27.59%) Degree
11 8 (27.59%) JPA
11 8 (27.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
12 7 (24.14%) JSON
12 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
12 7 (24.14%) IBM
12 7 (24.14%) Scrum
12 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
13 6 (20.69%) JBoss
13 6 (20.69%) Groovy
13 6 (20.69%) Multimedia
13 6 (20.69%) WebSphere

Java EE
Top Related 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 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.69%) JBoss
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Spark
4 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (6.90%) IIS
6 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Alfresco
6 1 (3.45%) Apache
6 1 (3.45%) Documentum
6 1 (3.45%) Drupal
6 1 (3.45%) FileNet
6 1 (3.45%) Liferay
6 1 (3.45%) LiveCycle
6 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MongoDB
2 8 (27.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (20.69%) Big Data
4 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
4 5 (17.24%) Neo4j
5 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Eclipse
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Maven
3 5 (17.24%) JUnit
3 5 (17.24%) Mockito
4 4 (13.79%) JMeter
5 3 (10.34%) Subversion
6 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
6 2 (6.90%) IntelliJ
6 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.45%) Ant
7 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 6 (20.69%) Multimedia
2 5 (17.24%) Advertising
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) Java Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) J2EE Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior J2EE Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Spring
1 18 (62.07%) Web Services
2 16 (55.17%) CSS
3 15 (51.72%) HTML
4 14 (48.28%) JSF
5 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
5 13 (44.83%) RESTful
6 10 (34.48%) Ajax
7 9 (31.03%) SOAP
8 8 (27.59%) JPA
9 7 (24.14%) JSON
10 6 (20.69%) Node.js
11 5 (17.24%) J2EE
11 5 (17.24%) SVG
11 5 (17.24%) XML
12 4 (13.79%) Dropwizard
12 4 (13.79%) JMX
12 4 (13.79%) Spring Boot
12 4 (13.79%) Spring Web Flow
13 3 (10.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.90%) Digital TV
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Software Engineering
3 11 (37.93%) Unit Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) Release Management
5 5 (17.24%) Test Management
6 4 (13.79%) Dependency Management
6 4 (13.79%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (13.79%) Load Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
8 2 (6.90%) Coaching
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Functional Programming
8 2 (6.90%) Kanban
8 2 (6.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) Groovy
6 5 (17.24%) C#
7 4 (13.79%) Perl
8 3 (10.34%) C++
8 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) IBM
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Perforce
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Nagra
5 1 (3.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.45%) FatWire
5 1 (3.45%) Interwoven
5 1 (3.45%) OpenText
5 1 (3.45%) Sencha
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.45%) Vignette
5 1 (3.45%) Xerox
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Virtusa
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago