Period
to 19 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 6 months to 19 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 126 129
Rank change year-on-year +52 +3 -
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 2 4 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.28% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.57% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Median annual salary £39,690 £34,450 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.21% -1.57% -
10th Percentile £33,425 £30,445 £29,188
90th Percentile £46,056 £37,735 £40,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -9.09%

Java SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 263 702 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.78% 38.19% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 235 623 575
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +8.00%
10th Percentile £31,439 £30,312 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in Wales

Java SE
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java SE in Wales.

Salary trend for Java SE in Wales

Java SE
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 SE within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 October 2020. 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 +46 2 £39,690 +15.21%
Java SE
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2020, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

Java SE
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 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM