The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Java Software Engineer
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 95 91
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 1 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.10% 0.31% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.32% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +35.13%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 950 1269 1400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.44% 97.77% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1081 1154
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 +17 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Unit Testing
2 15 (93.75%) Subversion
2 15 (93.75%) Spring
2 15 (93.75%) Maven
2 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
2 15 (93.75%) REST
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 15 (93.75%) Hibernate
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) IBM
2 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) Tomcat
2 15 (93.75%) EJB
2 15 (93.75%) SOAP
2 15 (93.75%) Web Services
3 14 (87.50%) Java SE
4 13 (81.25%) Customer Insight
4 13 (81.25%) User Experience
4 13 (81.25%) Performance Optimisation
4 13 (81.25%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
4 13 (81.25%) RESTful
4 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
4 13 (81.25%) Middleware
4 13 (81.25%) C#
5 12 (75.00%) Mainframe
5 12 (75.00%) TDD

Java Software Engineer 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 (93.75%) Tomcat
1 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
2 12 (75.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 15 (93.75%) Maven
2 15 (93.75%) Subversion
3 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) EJB
1 15 (93.75%) Hibernate
1 15 (93.75%) REST
1 15 (93.75%) SOAP
1 15 (93.75%) Spring
1 15 (93.75%) Web Services
2 14 (87.50%) Java SE
3 13 (81.25%) Middleware
3 13 (81.25%) RESTful
4 12 (75.00%) .NET
4 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) User Experience
2 12 (75.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Unit Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Continuous Deployment
3 13 (81.25%) Customer Insight
3 13 (81.25%) Performance Optimisation
3 13 (81.25%) Test Automation
4 12 (75.00%) BDD
4 12 (75.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 12 (75.00%) MVC
4 12 (75.00%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft