The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £45,269 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 84 101 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 15 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.39% 0.22% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.22% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 10
Median salary £45,269 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25%  

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 1045 1365 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.49% 98.20% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1151 1111
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 Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Wales

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Wales

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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 +20 12 £45,269 +0.59% 2
West Wales - 2 £45,269 -
Mid Wales - 1 £39,000 -
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 18 (78.26%) BDD
4 16 (69.57%) REST
4 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) Spring
4 16 (69.57%) Eclipse
5 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
5 15 (65.22%) SOAP
5 15 (65.22%) Hibernate
5 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
6 14 (60.87%) WebSphere
6 14 (60.87%) Java SE
6 14 (60.87%) Maven
6 14 (60.87%) Subversion
6 14 (60.87%) Web Services
6 14 (60.87%) EJB
6 14 (60.87%) IBM
6 14 (60.87%) Tomcat
6 14 (60.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (56.52%) Customer Insight
7 13 (56.52%) User Experience
7 13 (56.52%) RESTful
7 13 (56.52%) Performance Optimisation
7 13 (56.52%) Continuous Deployment
7 13 (56.52%) Middleware
7 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
7 13 (56.52%) C#
8 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET

Java Software 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 14 (60.87%) Tomcat
1 14 (60.87%) WebSphere
2 12 (52.17%) IIS
3 6 (26.09%) Apache Spark
3 6 (26.09%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (60.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) MongoDB
3 7 (30.43%) NoSQL
4 6 (26.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (26.09%) Big Data
4 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
4 6 (26.09%) HBase
4 6 (26.09%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Eclipse
2 14 (60.87%) Maven
2 14 (60.87%) Subversion
3 13 (56.52%) Visual Studio
4 7 (30.43%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) JMeter
5 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) REST
1 16 (69.57%) Spring
2 15 (65.22%) Hibernate
2 15 (65.22%) SOAP
3 14 (60.87%) EJB
3 14 (60.87%) Java SE
3 14 (60.87%) Web Services
4 13 (56.52%) Middleware
4 13 (56.52%) RESTful
5 12 (52.17%) .NET
5 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 1 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.35%) jQuery
7 1 (4.35%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) User Experience
2 12 (52.17%) Mainframe
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) TDD
3 18 (78.26%) BDD
4 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (65.22%) Unit Testing
6 13 (56.52%) Continuous Deployment
6 13 (56.52%) Customer Insight
6 13 (56.52%) Performance Optimisation
7 12 (52.17%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) OOP
9 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.35%) DSDM
9 1 (4.35%) ERP
9 1 (4.35%) Functional Programming
9 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Kanban
9 1 (4.35%) Scrum
9 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) Scala
4 6 (26.09%) Go
4 6 (26.09%) Python
4 6 (26.09%) Ruby
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 12 (52.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) HDFS
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) IBM
2 6 (26.09%) Cloudera
2 6 (26.09%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago