Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 126 139
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 15 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.82% 0.73% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.76% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 16
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -43.75% +88.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,000 £46,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £67,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,745 1,849 2,272
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 96.40% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,452 1,541 1,952
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,250 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.75%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Wales over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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 -1 15 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Integration Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
6 3 (20.00%) User Experience
6 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (20.00%) Docker
6 3 (20.00%) Django
6 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
6 3 (20.00%) git-flow
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) Content Management
6 3 (20.00%) CMS
7 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (6.67%) DevOps
8 1 (6.67%) Laravel

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 3 (20.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) git-flow
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) Django
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) JPA
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) Laravel
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Integration Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Content Management
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Sprint Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) Java 8
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft