The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £45,269 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 84 96 91
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 16 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.45% 0.50% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.51% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 12
Median salary £45,269 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,885 £38,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,283 £47,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

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 1067 1364 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.56% 98.20% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1151 1112
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 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Wales

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Wales

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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 +16 13 £45,269 +0.59% 2
West Wales - 2 £45,269 -
Mid Wales - 1 £39,000 -
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (69.44%) Spring
3 25 (69.44%) Software Engineering
4 22 (61.11%) TDD
5 21 (58.33%) Maven
6 18 (50.00%) BDD
7 17 (47.22%) Hibernate
8 16 (44.44%) Eclipse
8 16 (44.44%) REST
8 16 (44.44%) RESTful
9 15 (41.67%) Unit Testing
9 15 (41.67%) Tomcat
9 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
9 15 (41.67%) SOAP
10 14 (38.89%) Web Services
10 14 (38.89%) EJB
10 14 (38.89%) IBM
10 14 (38.89%) Subversion
10 14 (38.89%) WebSphere
10 14 (38.89%) Java SE
10 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (36.11%) Customer Insight
11 13 (36.11%) User Experience
11 13 (36.11%) Performance Optimisation
11 13 (36.11%) Continuous Deployment
11 13 (36.11%) Middleware
11 13 (36.11%) Visual Studio
11 13 (36.11%) C#
12 12 (33.33%) .NET

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 14 (38.89%) WebSphere
3 12 (33.33%) IIS
4 8 (22.22%) Apache
5 6 (16.67%) Apache Spark
5 6 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.78%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
5 6 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (16.67%) Big Data
5 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 6 (16.67%) HBase
5 6 (16.67%) Sqoop
6 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Maven
2 16 (44.44%) Eclipse
3 14 (38.89%) Subversion
4 13 (36.11%) Visual Studio
5 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
5 7 (19.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) JMeter
6 1 (2.78%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) Spring
2 17 (47.22%) Hibernate
3 16 (44.44%) REST
3 16 (44.44%) RESTful
4 15 (41.67%) SOAP
5 14 (38.89%) EJB
5 14 (38.89%) Java SE
5 14 (38.89%) Web Services
6 13 (36.11%) Middleware
7 12 (33.33%) .NET
7 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (11.11%) HTML
9 3 (8.33%) J2EE
10 2 (5.56%) JSON
11 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.78%) jQuery
11 1 (2.78%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) User Experience
2 12 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) Software Engineering
3 22 (61.11%) TDD
4 18 (50.00%) BDD
5 15 (41.67%) Unit Testing
6 13 (36.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 13 (36.11%) Customer Insight
6 13 (36.11%) Performance Optimisation
7 12 (33.33%) MVC
8 11 (30.56%) DevOps
9 4 (11.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.33%) OO
11 2 (5.56%) OOP
12 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (2.78%) DSDM
12 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (2.78%) Functional Programming
12 1 (2.78%) Microservices
12 1 (2.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) Scala
6 6 (16.67%) Go
6 6 (16.67%) Ruby
7 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) IBM
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 6 (16.67%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago