The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 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
Wales / South Wales
Rank 16 15 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Java 110 159 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 12.56% 12.85% 12.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.11% 26.11% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 103 136 122
Median salary £42,750 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.87% +7.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,575
% change year-on-year - +0.95%  

Java is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 476 609 613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 54.34% 49.23% 52.62%
Number of salaries quoted 417 514 534
Median salary £38,500 £38,240 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in South Wales

Java
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Java in South Wales

Java
Salary Histogram in South Wales

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

Salary histogram for Java in South Wales

Java
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 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 -9 71 £38,750 -3.12% 13
Newport 0 23 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Torfaen +20 7 £45,269 +5.27%
Caerphilly - 4 £45,269 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan +3 2 £45,269 -9.46%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £45,269 -
Bridgend +12 1 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Java
Wales

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 140 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (45.74%) Spring
3 94 (36.43%) Hibernate
4 86 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 81 (31.40%) SOAP
6 75 (29.07%) JavaScript
7 70 (27.13%) Web Services
8 68 (26.36%) C#
8 68 (26.36%) REST
9 65 (25.19%) SQL
10 64 (24.81%) TDD
11 63 (24.42%) HTML
12 61 (23.64%) Python
13 51 (19.77%) RESTful
14 50 (19.38%) Tomcat
14 50 (19.38%) SQL Server
14 50 (19.38%) Scrum
15 49 (18.99%) Maven
16 47 (18.22%) Eclipse
17 46 (17.83%) .NET
17 46 (17.83%) Unit Testing
18 45 (17.44%) Degree
18 45 (17.44%) CSS
18 45 (17.44%) OO
19 44 (17.05%) BDD
20 43 (16.67%) Oracle
21 42 (16.28%) Linux
21 42 (16.28%) User Experience
22 39 (15.12%) MongoDB
23 37 (14.34%) Finance

Java
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 50 (19.38%) Tomcat
2 33 (12.79%) WebSphere
3 29 (11.24%) IIS
4 17 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (6.59%) JBoss
5 13 (5.04%) Apache Spark
6 7 (2.71%) Apache
6 7 (2.71%) NetWeaver
7 6 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.16%) Confluence
9 3 (1.16%) Documentum
9 3 (1.16%) FileNet
9 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.78%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.39%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.39%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.94%) SaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.78%) IaaS
4 2 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.94%) Firewall
3 4 (1.55%) MPLS
3 4 (1.55%) PBX
3 4 (1.55%) RTP
3 4 (1.55%) VoIP
3 4 (1.55%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.16%) Broadband
4 3 (1.16%) HTTP
4 3 (1.16%) Internet
5 2 (0.78%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.12%) MongoDB
3 32 (12.40%) NoSQL
4 31 (12.02%) MySQL
5 27 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (7.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (6.98%) Big Data
7 18 (6.98%) Hadoop
8 12 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.10%) Neo4j
10 7 (2.71%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (2.71%) HBase
10 7 (2.71%) Sqoop
11 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.33%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.16%) SAP HANA
13 2 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.78%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (18.99%) Maven
2 47 (18.22%) Eclipse
3 36 (13.95%) Subversion
4 29 (11.24%) Visual Studio
5 25 (9.69%) Git (software)
6 22 (8.53%) JUnit
7 18 (6.98%) Jenkins
8 16 (6.20%) Selenium
9 13 (5.04%) JMeter
10 9 (3.49%) Ant
10 9 (3.49%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.10%) Mockito
12 6 (2.33%) Artifactory
12 6 (2.33%) Grunt
12 6 (2.33%) gulp
12 6 (2.33%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.33%) NetBeans
12 6 (2.33%) webpack
13 3 (1.16%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.16%) Spock
General
1 37 (14.34%) Finance
2 21 (8.14%) Advertising
3 18 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.43%) Banking
5 8 (3.10%) Retail
6 7 (2.71%) Games
6 7 (2.71%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.78%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 145 (56.20%) Developer
2 107 (41.47%) Java Developer
3 41 (15.89%) Senior Developer
3 41 (15.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 38 (14.73%) Software Engineer
5 26 (10.08%) Java Engineer
6 20 (7.75%) Java Software Engineer
7 18 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 14 (5.43%) Analyst
9 13 (5.04%) Agile Developer
10 12 (4.65%) .NET Software Engineer
10 12 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
10 12 (4.65%) Junior
11 9 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.10%) Consultant
12 8 (3.10%) Junior Developer
12 8 (3.10%) Lead Developer
12 8 (3.10%) Web Developer
13 7 (2.71%) Senior Analyst
13 7 (2.71%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (45.74%) Spring
2 94 (36.43%) Hibernate
3 81 (31.40%) SOAP
4 70 (27.13%) Web Services
5 68 (26.36%) REST
6 63 (24.42%) HTML
7 51 (19.77%) RESTful
8 46 (17.83%) .NET
9 45 (17.44%) CSS
10 33 (12.79%) J2EE
11 31 (12.02%) ASP.NET
12 30 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (11.24%) EJB
13 29 (11.24%) Java EE
14 27 (10.47%) Java SE
15 26 (10.08%) HTML5
16 25 (9.69%) .NET Framework
16 25 (9.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (8.91%) Middleware
18 22 (8.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.28%) User Experience
2 25 (9.69%) Computer Science
3 21 (8.14%) Mainframe
4 12 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.10%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.71%) Clustering
7 4 (1.55%) Fintech
8 3 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.16%) Digital TV
9 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.78%) CUDA
9 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.78%) NHS
10 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.39%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.39%) Life Science
10 1 (0.39%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.28%) Linux
2 33 (12.79%) Android
3 24 (9.30%) Unix
4 21 (8.14%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.26%) Windows
6 5 (1.94%) CentOS
6 5 (1.94%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.55%) Debian
8 2 (0.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.39%) Solaris
9 1 (0.39%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 64 (24.81%) TDD
4 50 (19.38%) Scrum
5 46 (17.83%) Unit Testing
6 45 (17.44%) OO
7 44 (17.05%) BDD
8 31 (12.02%) MVC
9 30 (11.63%) Web Development
10 26 (10.08%) Continuous Deployment
10 26 (10.08%) DevOps
11 24 (9.30%) Customer Insight
11 24 (9.30%) Performance Optimisation
12 20 (7.75%) Mentoring
12 20 (7.75%) Multithreading
13 19 (7.36%) SDLC
14 14 (5.43%) OOP
15 11 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (3.88%) High Availability
17 9 (3.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 75 (29.07%) JavaScript
2 68 (26.36%) C#
3 65 (25.19%) SQL
4 61 (23.64%) Python
5 36 (13.95%) C++
5 36 (13.95%) PHP
6 27 (10.47%) Objective-C
7 20 (7.75%) Perl
7 20 (7.75%) Scala
8 19 (7.36%) Ruby
9 18 (6.98%) C
10 11 (4.26%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.49%) Groovy
12 7 (2.71%) ABAP
12 7 (2.71%) Go
13 6 (2.33%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.33%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.55%) Korn
14 4 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (17.44%) Degree
2 10 (3.88%) HND
3 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) ISEB
4 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.39%) CISA
5 1 (0.39%) CISM
5 1 (0.39%) CISSP
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PhD
5 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (8.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 12 (4.65%) QA
4 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.39%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.39%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.39%) MISRA
5 1 (0.39%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.71%) HDFS
2 4 (1.55%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.94%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) Ansible
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.39%) Kibana
3 1 (0.39%) logstash
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.39%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 43 (16.67%) Oracle
2 34 (13.18%) IBM
3 10 (3.88%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.71%) SAP
5 6 (2.33%) Cloudera
5 6 (2.33%) Google
5 6 (2.33%) Hortonworks
6 5 (1.94%) Perforce
6 5 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.94%) VMware
7 4 (1.55%) Acme Packet
7 4 (1.55%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.55%) Brocade
7 4 (1.55%) Cisco
7 4 (1.55%) SonicWALL
8 3 (1.16%) hybris
8 3 (1.16%) OpenText
8 3 (1.16%) Sony
8 3 (1.16%) Sybase
9 2 (0.78%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Companies House
Salary: £29,646 per annum Generous pension scheme, 30 days A/L, various financ
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Virtusa
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago