The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 14 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Java 149 148 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 13.93% 11.05% 12.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.42% 22.22% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 126 134 149
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,242 £48,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% -  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 564 666 663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 52.71% 49.74% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 484 589 568
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Wales

Java
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Java in Wales

Java
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Wales over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Wales

Java
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 -2 108 £45,000 +12.50% 10
West Wales +20 23 £42,500 +41.66%
Mid Wales - 6 - -
North Wales -6 5 £37,500 +36.36% 4
Java
UK

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Java.

1 146 (50.17%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (43.64%) Spring
3 100 (34.36%) Software Engineering
4 97 (33.33%) C#
5 95 (32.65%) Hibernate
6 88 (30.24%) SOAP
6 88 (30.24%) Web Services
7 85 (29.21%) SQL
8 74 (25.43%) JavaScript
9 73 (25.09%) .NET
10 68 (23.37%) Maven
11 67 (23.02%) SQL Server
11 67 (23.02%) REST
12 65 (22.34%) HTML
13 61 (20.96%) Oracle
14 58 (19.93%) Python
15 56 (19.24%) RESTful
16 54 (18.56%) OO
17 53 (18.21%) TDD
17 53 (18.21%) Finance
18 52 (17.87%) MVC
19 48 (16.49%) Unit Testing
20 47 (16.15%) Tomcat
21 46 (15.81%) Degree
22 44 (15.12%) MySQL
22 44 (15.12%) CSS
22 44 (15.12%) Eclipse
23 43 (14.78%) ASP.NET
23 43 (14.78%) BDD
24 42 (14.43%) User Experience

Java
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 47 (16.15%) Tomcat
2 36 (12.37%) WebSphere
3 32 (11.00%) IIS
4 16 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (4.47%) Apache Spark
6 12 (4.12%) JBoss
7 8 (2.75%) Apache
8 7 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (2.06%) NetWeaver
10 4 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (1.37%) Documentum
10 4 (1.37%) FileNet
10 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.03%) Mule
12 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.69%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.69%) Drupal
12 2 (0.69%) Liferay
12 2 (0.69%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.06%) Oracle HRMS
2 4 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.90%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.75%) GSM
3 5 (1.72%) Firewall
4 4 (1.37%) MPLS
4 4 (1.37%) PBX
4 4 (1.37%) RTP
4 4 (1.37%) VoIP
4 4 (1.37%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.03%) HTTP
5 3 (1.03%) Internet
5 3 (1.03%) SNMP
6 2 (0.69%) LDAP
7 1 (0.34%) Broadband
7 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 44 (15.12%) MySQL
3 38 (13.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (9.97%) MongoDB
5 28 (9.62%) NoSQL
6 19 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (6.53%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.50%) Big Data
8 14 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (4.81%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.72%) HBase
11 5 (1.72%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.72%) Sqoop
12 4 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.03%) SAP HANA
14 2 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 68 (23.37%) Maven
2 44 (15.12%) Eclipse
3 40 (13.75%) Subversion
3 40 (13.75%) Visual Studio
4 31 (10.65%) Git (software)
5 16 (5.50%) JUnit
5 16 (5.50%) Selenium
6 14 (4.81%) Jenkins
7 10 (3.44%) JMeter
8 9 (3.09%) Mockito
9 8 (2.75%) Ant
10 7 (2.41%) Artifactory
10 7 (2.41%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.41%) IntelliJ
11 6 (2.06%) Grunt
11 6 (2.06%) gulp
11 6 (2.06%) webpack
11 6 (2.06%) Xcode
12 4 (1.37%) Android Studio
12 4 (1.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (18.21%) Finance
2 19 (6.53%) Advertising
3 17 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.81%) Banking
5 8 (2.75%) Retail
6 5 (1.72%) Games
7 4 (1.37%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.37%) Welsh Language
8 3 (1.03%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 157 (53.95%) Developer
2 124 (42.61%) Java Developer
3 47 (16.15%) Software Engineer
4 38 (13.06%) Senior Developer
4 38 (13.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 26 (8.93%) Java Engineer
6 20 (6.87%) Analyst
6 20 (6.87%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (6.53%) C# Software Engineer
8 16 (5.50%) Junior
9 14 (4.81%) .NET Software Engineer
10 13 (4.47%) Software Developer
11 11 (3.78%) DevOps Engineer
12 10 (3.44%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.44%) Junior Developer
12 10 (3.44%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.09%) Agile Developer
13 9 (3.09%) Lead Java Developer
13 9 (3.09%) Web Developer
14 8 (2.75%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (43.64%) Spring
2 95 (32.65%) Hibernate
3 88 (30.24%) SOAP
3 88 (30.24%) Web Services
4 73 (25.09%) .NET
5 67 (23.02%) REST
6 65 (22.34%) HTML
7 56 (19.24%) RESTful
8 44 (15.12%) CSS
9 43 (14.78%) ASP.NET
10 39 (13.40%) XML
11 37 (12.71%) J2EE
12 35 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (12.03%) Java EE
13 34 (11.68%) EJB
14 33 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 32 (11.00%) Java SE
16 31 (10.65%) HTML5
17 30 (10.31%) .NET Framework
18 29 (9.97%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.43%) User Experience
2 25 (8.59%) Mainframe
3 24 (8.25%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.81%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.37%) CUDA
9 4 (1.37%) Fintech
10 3 (1.03%) Clustering
11 2 (0.69%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.69%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.69%) Digital TV
11 2 (0.69%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.69%) Replication
12 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.34%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.09%) Linux
2 32 (11.00%) Unix
3 26 (8.93%) Android
4 15 (5.15%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.12%) Windows
6 5 (1.72%) CentOS
7 4 (1.37%) Debian
7 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.37%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (50.17%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (34.36%) Software Engineering
3 54 (18.56%) OO
4 53 (18.21%) TDD
5 52 (17.87%) MVC
6 48 (16.49%) Unit Testing
7 43 (14.78%) BDD
8 41 (14.09%) Scrum
9 34 (11.68%) SDLC
10 31 (10.65%) Continuous Deployment
11 29 (9.97%) Customer Insight
11 29 (9.97%) Performance Optimisation
12 28 (9.62%) Web Development
13 27 (9.28%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 25 (8.59%) OOP
15 21 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (6.87%) DevOps
17 17 (5.84%) ITIL
17 17 (5.84%) Multithreading
18 15 (5.15%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 97 (33.33%) C#
2 85 (29.21%) SQL
3 74 (25.43%) JavaScript
4 58 (19.93%) Python
5 41 (14.09%) C++
6 37 (12.71%) PHP
7 25 (8.59%) Objective-C
8 24 (8.25%) C
9 18 (6.19%) Ruby
10 14 (4.81%) Scala
11 13 (4.47%) Groovy
12 11 (3.78%) Perl
13 8 (2.75%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.06%) ABAP
14 6 (2.06%) Apple Swift
14 6 (2.06%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.06%) Go
15 5 (1.72%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.03%) ES6
16 3 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (15.81%) Degree
2 6 (2.06%) HND
2 6 (2.06%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.34%) PhD
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 28 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.15%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.34%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.34%) MISRA
3 1 (0.34%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (1.72%) HDFS
2 4 (1.37%) Docker
3 3 (1.03%) Firmware
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.75%) CA Spectrum
1 8 (2.75%) Zenoss
2 5 (1.72%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.34%) Grafana
4 1 (0.34%) Kibana
4 1 (0.34%) logstash
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (20.96%) Oracle
2 38 (13.06%) IBM
3 32 (11.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.12%) MuleSoft
5 8 (2.75%) BMC
5 8 (2.75%) CA
5 8 (2.75%) Clearswift
5 8 (2.75%) LogRhythm
5 8 (2.75%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.41%) SAP
7 6 (2.06%) Google
8 4 (1.37%) Acme Packet
8 4 (1.37%) Brocade
8 4 (1.37%) Cisco
8 4 (1.37%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.37%) Hortonworks
8 4 (1.37%) OpenText
8 4 (1.37%) Perforce
8 4 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.37%) SonicWALL
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