The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 65 56
Rank change year-on-year +23 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 63 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.71% 3.00% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 3.06% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54 41 47
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £43,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1065 1372 1295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.55% 98.14% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1164 1110
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 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
South Wales +24 45 £41,500 +3.75% 4
West Wales +6 9 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (61.76%) Spring
3 74 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (49.26%) Hibernate
5 62 (45.59%) SQL
6 56 (41.18%) SOAP
7 49 (36.03%) Software Engineering
8 42 (30.88%) Web Services
9 41 (30.15%) REST
10 39 (28.68%) JavaScript
11 36 (26.47%) J2EE
12 35 (25.74%) OO
13 34 (25.00%) Finance
14 32 (23.53%) HTML
15 28 (20.59%) Oracle
16 27 (19.85%) CSS
16 27 (19.85%) Maven
17 26 (19.12%) MySQL
18 23 (16.91%) Java EE
18 23 (16.91%) Degree
18 23 (16.91%) Scrum
19 22 (16.18%) C#
20 19 (13.97%) .NET
20 19 (13.97%) RESTful
21 18 (13.24%) Mentoring
21 18 (13.24%) XML
21 18 (13.24%) Python
21 18 (13.24%) TDD
22 17 (12.50%) JUnit
22 17 (12.50%) SQL Server

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 15 (11.03%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.41%) Apache
2 6 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.68%) JBoss
4 3 (2.21%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) HTTP
1 1 (0.74%) Internet
1 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.12%) MySQL
2 17 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 16 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 16 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.62%) Big Data
5 6 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.47%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (19.85%) Maven
2 17 (12.50%) JUnit
3 14 (10.29%) Eclipse
4 12 (8.82%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.88%) Mockito
6 7 (5.15%) Ant
7 6 (4.41%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.68%) NetBeans
8 5 (3.68%) Subversion
9 2 (1.47%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.47%) Spock
10 1 (0.74%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.74%) Gradle
10 1 (0.74%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.74%) Selenium
10 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (25.00%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Advertising
3 7 (5.15%) Retail
4 4 (2.94%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.21%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (61.76%) Spring
2 67 (49.26%) Hibernate
3 56 (41.18%) SOAP
4 42 (30.88%) Web Services
5 41 (30.15%) REST
6 36 (26.47%) J2EE
7 32 (23.53%) HTML
8 27 (19.85%) CSS
9 23 (16.91%) Java EE
10 19 (13.97%) .NET
10 19 (13.97%) RESTful
11 18 (13.24%) XML
12 13 (9.56%) JSON
13 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET
13 12 (8.82%) HTML5
13 12 (8.82%) JPA
14 11 (8.09%) CSS3
14 11 (8.09%) jQuery
15 10 (7.35%) Apache Camel
15 10 (7.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.21%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.21%) User Experience
4 2 (1.47%) AS400
4 2 (1.47%) Digital TV
4 2 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.74%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.74%) EPoS
5 1 (0.74%) Fintech
5 1 (0.74%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.76%) Linux
2 12 (8.82%) Unix
3 10 (7.35%) Android
4 4 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (36.03%) Software Engineering
3 35 (25.74%) OO
4 23 (16.91%) Scrum
5 18 (13.24%) Mentoring
5 18 (13.24%) TDD
6 16 (11.76%) MVC
7 15 (11.03%) SDLC
8 14 (10.29%) Web Development
9 13 (9.56%) OOD
9 13 (9.56%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.62%) OOP
11 7 (5.15%) Multithreading
12 6 (4.41%) BDD
12 6 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.41%) Test Management
13 5 (3.68%) ERP
13 5 (3.68%) Open Source
13 5 (3.68%) Service Delivery
13 5 (3.68%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (45.59%) SQL
3 39 (28.68%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.18%) C#
5 18 (13.24%) Python
6 13 (9.56%) Groovy
7 9 (6.62%) Perl
8 7 (5.15%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.15%) Scala
9 6 (4.41%) C++
10 4 (2.94%) C
11 3 (2.21%) PHP
11 3 (2.21%) Ruby
12 2 (1.47%) COBOL
12 2 (1.47%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.74%) VB
13 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (16.91%) Degree
2 10 (7.35%) HND
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.47%) Docker
Vendors
1 28 (20.59%) Oracle
2 8 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.15%) MuleSoft
4 6 (4.41%) Google
5 3 (2.21%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.21%) IBM
5 3 (2.21%) Sybase
6 2 (1.47%) Nagra
6 2 (1.47%) Perforce
6 2 (1.47%) SAP
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