The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 - 93
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 27 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.10% - 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.83% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 4
Median salary £45,269 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.46% +11.11%  

Java SE 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 345 435 398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 39.61% 35.00% 33.67%
Number of salaries quoted 309 363 338
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 £25,500 £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 SE
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Java SE 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 SE in South Wales

Java SE
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Java SE in South Wales

Java SE
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java SE in South Wales over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java SE in South Wales

Java SE
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 SE within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Newport - 13 £45,269 -
Cardiff - 4 £45,269 -
Caerphilly - 3 £45,269 -
Torfaen - 3 £45,269 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £45,269 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £45,269 -
Java SE
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE 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 SE.

1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 28 (100.00%) EJB
1 28 (100.00%) SOAP
1 28 (100.00%) Web Services
1 28 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 28 (100.00%) Java
1 28 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 28 (100.00%) IBM
1 28 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 28 (100.00%) Subversion
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
1 28 (100.00%) Maven
1 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 28 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 28 (100.00%) REST
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 27 (96.43%) RESTful
2 27 (96.43%) Continuous Deployment
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
3 26 (92.86%) TDD
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (92.86%) BDD
3 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
3 26 (92.86%) C#
3 26 (92.86%) MVC
3 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 26 (92.86%) IIS
3 26 (92.86%) Visual Studio
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET

Java SE
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 28 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 26 (92.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 28 (100.00%) Maven
1 28 (100.00%) Subversion
2 26 (92.86%) Visual Studio
3 7 (25.00%) Artifactory
3 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (21.43%) IntelliJ
5 4 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 4 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) C# Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Java Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) EJB
1 28 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 28 (100.00%) REST
1 28 (100.00%) SOAP
1 28 (100.00%) Spring
1 28 (100.00%) Web Services
2 27 (96.43%) RESTful
3 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 26 (92.86%) .NET Framework
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (75.00%) Middleware
5 7 (25.00%) Play Framework
6 2 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (89.29%) User Experience
2 20 (71.43%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 27 (96.43%) Continuous Deployment
3 26 (92.86%) BDD
3 26 (92.86%) MVC
3 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
3 26 (92.86%) TDD
4 25 (89.29%) Customer Insight
4 25 (89.29%) Performance Optimisation
5 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.00%) Functional Programming
7 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (92.86%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (85.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 24 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft