Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
UK > Wales
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 14 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 277 294 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 12.96% 10.95% 14.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.91% 21.78% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 249 261 327
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,700 £27,500 £26,150
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 1069 1350 1379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 50.00% 50.26% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1190 1156
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 -2 198 £42,500 +3.66% 11
West Wales +19 56 £45,269 +50.90% 1
North Wales -9 6 £37,500 +36.36%
Mid Wales - 6 - -
Java
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 164 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (43.32%) Software Engineering
3 105 (37.91%) Spring
4 89 (32.13%) C#
5 84 (30.32%) Web Services
6 82 (29.60%) Hibernate
7 71 (25.63%) JavaScript
7 71 (25.63%) SQL
8 69 (24.91%) SOAP
9 68 (24.55%) .NET
10 66 (23.83%) Maven
11 63 (22.74%) REST
12 56 (20.22%) Test Automation
13 54 (19.49%) RESTful
13 54 (19.49%) Finance
13 54 (19.49%) SQL Server
13 54 (19.49%) OO
14 51 (18.41%) Python
14 51 (18.41%) HTML
15 47 (16.97%) Scrum
16 46 (16.61%) MVC
16 46 (16.61%) Oracle
16 46 (16.61%) Unit Testing
17 45 (16.25%) TDD
18 43 (15.52%) Tomcat
18 43 (15.52%) User Experience
19 42 (15.16%) Degree
19 42 (15.16%) BDD
19 42 (15.16%) OOP
19 42 (15.16%) Unix

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 43 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 34 (12.27%) IIS
3 33 (11.91%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.69%) Apache Spark
5 11 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.17%) Apache
7 6 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.81%) NetWeaver
9 4 (1.44%) JBoss
10 3 (1.08%) CMS
10 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.72%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.72%) Drupal
11 2 (0.72%) FileNet
11 2 (0.72%) Liferay
11 2 (0.72%) LiveCycle
11 2 (0.72%) LiveLink
11 2 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Oracle HRMS
2 4 (1.44%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (13.72%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.89%) PaaS
3 8 (2.89%) SaaS
4 5 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.44%) IaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.36%) GitHub
6 1 (0.36%) Route 53
6 1 (0.36%) Sauce Labs
6 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.97%) HTTP
2 8 (2.89%) GSM
3 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.17%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.08%) Broadband
4 3 (1.08%) Firewall
4 3 (1.08%) Internet
4 3 (1.08%) MPLS
4 3 (1.08%) PBX
4 3 (1.08%) PuTTY
4 3 (1.08%) RTP
4 3 (1.08%) SNMP
4 3 (1.08%) tcpdump
4 3 (1.08%) VoIP
5 2 (0.72%) LDAP
5 2 (0.72%) SMS
6 1 (0.36%) DSL
6 1 (0.36%) LAN
6 1 (0.36%) SSH
6 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (10.47%) MySQL
4 20 (7.22%) NoSQL
4 20 (7.22%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.14%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.33%) Hadoop
7 11 (3.97%) Big Data
8 10 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.08%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.08%) SQLite
13 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.72%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.36%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.36%) Redis
14 1 (0.36%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 66 (23.83%) Maven
2 42 (15.16%) Subversion
3 39 (14.08%) Git (software)
4 38 (13.72%) Visual Studio
5 36 (13.00%) Eclipse
6 18 (6.50%) Selenium
7 15 (5.42%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.97%) JUnit
9 10 (3.61%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.25%) JMeter
11 7 (2.53%) Ant
11 7 (2.53%) Mockito
11 7 (2.53%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.17%) Artifactory
12 6 (2.17%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.17%) Xcode
13 5 (1.81%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.81%) JIRA
14 4 (1.44%) Android Studio
14 4 (1.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 54 (19.49%) Finance
2 21 (7.58%) Advertising
3 10 (3.61%) Banking
4 4 (1.44%) Games
4 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.08%) Retail
5 3 (1.08%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 132 (47.65%) Developer
2 94 (33.94%) Java Developer
3 62 (22.38%) Software Engineer
4 18 (6.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 18 (6.50%) Junior
5 17 (6.14%) Java Engineer
5 17 (6.14%) Lead Software Engineer
5 17 (6.14%) Senior Developer
5 17 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (6.14%) Software Developer
6 16 (5.78%) Analyst
7 15 (5.42%) Java Software Engineer
7 15 (5.42%) Senior Software Engineer
8 14 (5.05%) .NET Software Engineer
8 14 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (3.97%) Graduate
9 11 (3.97%) Lead Developer
10 10 (3.61%) Junior Developer
10 10 (3.61%) Lead Java Developer
11 8 (2.89%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (37.91%) Spring
2 84 (30.32%) Web Services
3 82 (29.60%) Hibernate
4 69 (24.91%) SOAP
5 68 (24.55%) .NET
6 63 (22.74%) REST
7 54 (19.49%) RESTful
8 51 (18.41%) HTML
9 40 (14.44%) CSS
10 34 (12.27%) EJB
10 34 (12.27%) Middleware
10 34 (12.27%) XML
11 32 (11.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (11.19%) .NET Framework
12 31 (11.19%) Java EE
12 31 (11.19%) Java SE
13 30 (10.83%) AngularJS
13 30 (10.83%) ASP.NET
14 29 (10.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (6.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.52%) User Experience
2 24 (8.66%) Mainframe
3 20 (7.22%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.44%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.44%) CUDA
7 4 (1.44%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.44%) Fintech
8 2 (0.72%) Digital TV
8 2 (0.72%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.36%) Clustering
9 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.16%) Unix
2 40 (14.44%) Linux
3 19 (6.86%) Android
4 15 (5.42%) Ubuntu
5 12 (4.33%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.25%) CentOS
7 7 (2.53%) Debian
7 7 (2.53%) Windows
8 3 (1.08%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.36%) Solaris
9 1 (0.36%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (43.32%) Software Engineering
3 56 (20.22%) Test Automation
4 54 (19.49%) OO
5 47 (16.97%) Scrum
6 46 (16.61%) MVC
6 46 (16.61%) Unit Testing
7 45 (16.25%) TDD
8 42 (15.16%) BDD
8 42 (15.16%) OOP
9 35 (12.64%) Continuous Deployment
10 31 (11.19%) SDLC
11 29 (10.47%) Customer Insight
11 29 (10.47%) Performance Optimisation
12 26 (9.39%) DevOps
12 26 (9.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 23 (8.30%) Web Development
14 22 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (7.58%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (32.13%) C#
2 71 (25.63%) JavaScript
2 71 (25.63%) SQL
3 51 (18.41%) Python
4 40 (14.44%) C++
5 24 (8.66%) PHP
6 23 (8.30%) C
7 13 (4.69%) Ruby
8 12 (4.33%) Perl
9 11 (3.97%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.61%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.61%) Scala
11 9 (3.25%) Groovy
12 8 (2.89%) Go
13 7 (2.53%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.17%) ABAP
15 5 (1.81%) R
16 4 (1.44%) TypeScript
17 3 (1.08%) ES6
17 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (15.16%) Degree
2 17 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.81%) HND
3 5 (1.81%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.08%) PhD
5 2 (0.72%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.36%) ISEB
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 28 (10.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (6.86%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.36%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.36%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.36%) MISRA
3 1 (0.36%) MISRA C
System Software
1 16 (5.78%) Docker
2 8 (2.89%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.08%) Firmware
4 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) HDFS
4 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (5.78%) Ansible
2 8 (2.89%) CA Spectrum
2 8 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.89%) Puppet
3 6 (2.17%) Terraform
4 5 (1.81%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.08%) Grafana
6 1 (0.36%) Kibana
6 1 (0.36%) Marathon
6 1 (0.36%) Mesos
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.36%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.36%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (16.61%) Oracle
2 34 (12.27%) IBM
3 22 (7.94%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.61%) SAP
5 8 (2.89%) BMC
5 8 (2.89%) CA
5 8 (2.89%) Clearswift
5 8 (2.89%) LogRhythm
5 8 (2.89%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.17%) Google
7 6 (2.17%) Sencha
8 5 (1.81%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.44%) Cisco
10 3 (1.08%) Acme Packet
10 3 (1.08%) Brocade
10 3 (1.08%) Perforce
10 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.08%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.08%) Sybase
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