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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 16 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Java 77 117 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 10.62% 10.30% 14.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.58% 21.55% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 74 104 159
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,914 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 341 543 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 47.03% 47.80% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 317 497 508
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -4 60 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bridgend +21 9 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Newport +9 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £24,000 -
Java
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 111 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (48.95%) Spring
3 83 (43.68%) Software Engineering
4 69 (36.32%) Hibernate
5 63 (33.16%) Web Services
6 59 (31.05%) C#
7 58 (30.53%) SOAP
8 54 (28.42%) REST
9 51 (26.84%) Maven
10 47 (24.74%) Test Automation
11 43 (22.63%) RESTful
11 43 (22.63%) Finance
12 42 (22.11%) SQL
12 42 (22.11%) .NET
13 41 (21.58%) JavaScript
14 40 (21.05%) Tomcat
14 40 (21.05%) Unit Testing
15 39 (20.53%) SQL Server
16 38 (20.00%) Scrum
17 37 (19.47%) Subversion
18 36 (18.95%) Python
18 36 (18.95%) Linux
19 34 (17.89%) TDD
20 33 (17.37%) HTML
21 32 (16.84%) Eclipse
21 32 (16.84%) BDD
21 32 (16.84%) User Experience
22 31 (16.32%) Git (software)
22 31 (16.32%) Oracle
22 31 (16.32%) IBM

Java
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 40 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 29 (15.26%) IIS
2 29 (15.26%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.79%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.21%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.63%) Apache
6 3 (1.58%) Documentum
6 3 (1.58%) FileNet
6 3 (1.58%) JBoss
6 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.05%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.05%) CMS
7 2 (1.05%) Drupal
7 2 (1.05%) Liferay
7 2 (1.05%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.05%) LiveLink
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.95%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.53%) PaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Route 53
5 1 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.21%) HTTP
2 6 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.63%) Firewall
4 4 (2.11%) Internet
4 4 (2.11%) MPLS
4 4 (2.11%) PBX
4 4 (2.11%) RTP
4 4 (2.11%) VoIP
4 4 (2.11%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.05%) LDAP
5 2 (1.05%) SMS
6 1 (0.53%) Broadband
6 1 (0.53%) DSL
6 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.53%) LAN
6 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.53%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (13.16%) MySQL
4 16 (8.42%) MongoDB
5 15 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 12 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (5.26%) Big Data
7 10 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.21%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.05%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.05%) SQLite
12 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.53%) Redis
12 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 51 (26.84%) Maven
2 37 (19.47%) Subversion
3 32 (16.84%) Eclipse
4 31 (16.32%) Git (software)
5 27 (14.21%) Visual Studio
6 14 (7.37%) Selenium
7 12 (6.32%) Jenkins
8 11 (5.79%) JUnit
9 9 (4.74%) Cucumber
10 7 (3.68%) JMeter
10 7 (3.68%) Mockito
11 6 (3.16%) Ant
11 6 (3.16%) Artifactory
11 6 (3.16%) IntelliJ
12 5 (2.63%) WebDriver
13 4 (2.11%) Bitbucket
13 4 (2.11%) JIRA
13 4 (2.11%) SpecFlow
13 4 (2.11%) Vagrant
14 3 (1.58%) Xcode
General
1 43 (22.63%) Finance
2 20 (10.53%) Advertising
3 11 (5.79%) Banking
4 5 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.11%) Retail
5 4 (2.11%) Welsh Language
6 3 (1.58%) Games
6 3 (1.58%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (54.74%) Developer
2 84 (44.21%) Java Developer
3 33 (17.37%) Software Engineer
4 21 (11.05%) Senior Developer
4 21 (11.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (7.89%) Java Engineer
6 13 (6.84%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (6.84%) Java Software Engineer
7 12 (6.32%) .NET Software Engineer
7 12 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.32%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.79%) Lead Developer
9 10 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
10 9 (4.74%) Junior
11 8 (4.21%) Architect
12 7 (3.68%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (3.68%) Junior Developer
13 6 (3.16%) Analyst
13 6 (3.16%) Web Developer
14 5 (2.63%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (48.95%) Spring
2 69 (36.32%) Hibernate
3 63 (33.16%) Web Services
4 58 (30.53%) SOAP
5 54 (28.42%) REST
6 43 (22.63%) RESTful
7 42 (22.11%) .NET
8 33 (17.37%) HTML
9 30 (15.79%) EJB
10 27 (14.21%) Java SE
11 26 (13.68%) ASP.NET
12 25 (13.16%) .NET Framework
12 25 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (13.16%) CSS
12 25 (13.16%) Java EE
12 25 (13.16%) Middleware
13 20 (10.53%) AngularJS
14 18 (9.47%) XML
15 13 (6.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.84%) User Experience
2 20 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 10 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.11%) CUDA
5 4 (2.11%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.11%) Fintech
5 4 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.58%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.58%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.05%) Clustering
7 2 (1.05%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.53%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.53%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.95%) Linux
2 12 (6.32%) Ubuntu
3 11 (5.79%) Android
3 11 (5.79%) Unix
4 8 (4.21%) CentOS
4 8 (4.21%) Windows
5 7 (3.68%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.16%) Debian
7 3 (1.58%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.53%) Solaris
8 1 (0.53%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (43.68%) Software Engineering
3 47 (24.74%) Test Automation
4 40 (21.05%) Unit Testing
5 38 (20.00%) Scrum
6 34 (17.89%) TDD
7 32 (16.84%) BDD
8 30 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
9 27 (14.21%) MVC
9 27 (14.21%) SDLC
10 25 (13.16%) Customer Insight
10 25 (13.16%) Performance Optimisation
11 22 (11.58%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 21 (11.05%) OO
13 19 (10.00%) DevOps
14 15 (7.89%) OOP
14 15 (7.89%) Web Development
15 14 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (6.84%) OOD
17 7 (3.68%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (31.05%) C#
2 42 (22.11%) SQL
3 41 (21.58%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.95%) Python
5 21 (11.05%) C++
6 19 (10.00%) C
7 13 (6.84%) PHP
8 11 (5.79%) Perl
9 9 (4.74%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.21%) Objective-C
10 8 (4.21%) Ruby
11 5 (2.63%) Scala
12 4 (2.11%) Groovy
13 3 (1.58%) Go
14 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.53%) ABAP
15 1 (0.53%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (10.53%) Degree
2 9 (4.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.16%) HND
4 3 (1.58%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PhD
5 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 24 (12.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.84%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.53%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.53%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.53%) MISRA
3 1 (0.53%) MISRA C
System Software
1 14 (7.37%) Docker
2 6 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) HDFS
3 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.32%) Ansible
2 6 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.16%) Puppet
3 4 (2.11%) Terraform
4 3 (1.58%) Grafana
5 1 (0.53%) Kibana
5 1 (0.53%) Marathon
5 1 (0.53%) Mesos
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.53%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.53%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 31 (16.32%) IBM
1 31 (16.32%) Oracle
2 8 (4.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.16%) Google
3 6 (3.16%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.63%) Sencha
5 4 (2.11%) Acme Packet
5 4 (2.11%) Brocade
5 4 (2.11%) Cisco
5 4 (2.11%) SonicWALL
5 4 (2.11%) Sybase
6 3 (1.58%) OpenText
7 2 (1.05%) Adobe
7 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.05%) FatWire
7 2 (1.05%) Interwoven
7 2 (1.05%) Perforce
7 2 (1.05%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.05%) Vignette
7 2 (1.05%) WSO2
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Link Financial
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
keytree
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
keytree
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Healthcare, Pension, Life Insuranc
Posted: 6 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
keytree
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working, Private Health C
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago