Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Java Developer
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 44 41
Rank change year-on-year -34 -3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 64 132 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.16% 5.06% 5.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 5.23% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56 119 116
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,875 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1973 2522 2699
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 96.59% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 2182 2276
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,825 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Wales

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Wales

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Wales

Java Developer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -8 59 £41,250 +3.13% 7
West Wales - 5 £40,000 -
Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wales region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (62.50%) Spring
3 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (42.19%) Hibernate
5 26 (40.63%) SQL
6 23 (35.94%) Finance
7 21 (32.81%) Web Services
8 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
8 19 (29.69%) HTML
9 18 (28.13%) Scrum
10 17 (26.56%) Web Development
10 17 (26.56%) RESTful
11 16 (25.00%) SOAP
12 15 (23.44%) REST
12 15 (23.44%) Java EE
12 15 (23.44%) Maven
13 14 (21.88%) TDD
14 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
14 13 (20.31%) Degree
14 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (20.31%) CSS
14 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
15 12 (18.75%) QA
16 11 (17.19%) JPA
17 10 (15.63%) HTML5
17 10 (15.63%) Oracle
18 9 (14.06%) MySQL
18 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
19 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (12.50%) JUnit

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) Liferay
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) PaaS
2 5 (7.81%) IaaS
3 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Broadband
1 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) MySQL
1 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.94%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.69%) Big Data
3 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.13%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Maven
2 8 (12.50%) JUnit
3 5 (7.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.13%) Ant
6 2 (3.13%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.13%) JIRA
7 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) Mockito
7 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Advertising
3 3 (4.69%) Law
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (62.50%) Spring
2 27 (42.19%) Hibernate
3 21 (32.81%) Web Services
4 19 (29.69%) HTML
5 17 (26.56%) RESTful
6 16 (25.00%) SOAP
7 15 (23.44%) Java EE
7 15 (23.44%) REST
8 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
8 13 (20.31%) CSS
9 11 (17.19%) JPA
10 10 (15.63%) HTML5
11 6 (9.38%) Spring MVC
11 6 (9.38%) XML
12 5 (7.81%) jQuery
13 4 (6.25%) Apache Camel
13 4 (6.25%) J2EE
14 3 (4.69%) JSON
14 3 (4.69%) Kafka
14 3 (4.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Fintech
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Android
2 6 (9.38%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) Scrum
3 17 (26.56%) Web Development
4 14 (21.88%) TDD
5 13 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.50%) MVC
7 7 (10.94%) OO
7 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.38%) Android Development
8 6 (9.38%) BDD
8 6 (9.38%) iOS Development
8 6 (9.38%) OOP
8 6 (9.38%) SDLC
9 5 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (7.81%) Microservices
9 5 (7.81%) Static Code Analysis
9 5 (7.81%) User Stories
10 4 (6.25%) Open Source
11 3 (4.69%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.94%) Scala
5 5 (7.81%) C
5 5 (7.81%) C#
6 3 (4.69%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) Go
7 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.13%) Groovy
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) Python
7 2 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.69%) HND
4 2 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Ansible
1 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft