Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 22 34
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 80 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 31.25% 10.21% 8.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.70% 22.52% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 14
West Wales median annual salary £33,934 £49,039 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.80% -6.59% -25.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £35,250 £24,375
90th Percentile £54,844 £54,844 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 134 151 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 52.34% 45.35% 72.08%
Number of salaries quoted 117 148 131
West Wales median annual salary £33,934 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.17% +6.67% +12.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £26,750
90th Percentile £54,844 £55,000 £56,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +2.86%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in West Wales

Java
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Java in West Wales

Java
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in West Wales over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in West Wales

Java
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. 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
Swansea +20 80 £33,934 -30.80% 12
Java
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Java.

1 64 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 61 (76.25%) Service Delivery
3 60 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (67.50%) Software Engineering
4 54 (67.50%) OO
5 52 (65.00%) OOP
5 52 (65.00%) Unix
6 50 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (46.25%) E-Commerce
9 34 (42.50%) QA
10 28 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (30.00%) Software Delivery
11 24 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (18.75%) Driving Licence
13 11 (13.75%) SEO
13 11 (13.75%) Customer Requirements
13 11 (13.75%) Business Transformation
14 9 (11.25%) Algorithms
14 9 (11.25%) C#
14 9 (11.25%) C++
15 8 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
15 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
15 8 (10.00%) SQL
15 8 (10.00%) Python
15 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
15 8 (10.00%) Puppet
15 8 (10.00%) Serverless
16 6 (7.50%) Line Management
16 6 (7.50%) Self-Motivation

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 6 (7.50%) Confluence
2 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.50%) nginx
2 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 60 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (10.00%) Serverless
3 6 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.50%) IaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) MySQL
2 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.50%) Cucumber
2 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.50%) Jasmine
2 6 (7.50%) JIRA
2 6 (7.50%) JUnit
2 6 (7.50%) Mockito
3 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Software Engineer
2 33 (41.25%) Junior
3 26 (32.50%) Developer
4 24 (30.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 24 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (22.50%) Junior Developer
6 17 (21.25%) Applications Engineer
7 15 (18.75%) Applications Support
7 15 (18.75%) Applications Support Engineer
7 15 (18.75%) Support Engineer
8 13 (16.25%) Junior Software Engineer
9 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
10 9 (11.25%) C++ Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Java Software Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Junior C++ Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Junior Java Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Junior Java Software Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Junior Software Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) Angular 2
1 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (7.50%) Apache Cordova
1 6 (7.50%) CSS
1 6 (7.50%) GraphQL
1 6 (7.50%) HTML
1 6 (7.50%) Ionic Framework
1 6 (7.50%) JSON
1 6 (7.50%) REST
1 6 (7.50%) Sass
1 6 (7.50%) XML
2 2 (2.50%) Middleware
2 2 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.75%) Driving Licence
3 9 (11.25%) Algorithms
4 6 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 52 (65.00%) Unix
2 2 (2.50%) CentOS
2 2 (2.50%) Fedora
2 2 (2.50%) Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 61 (76.25%) Service Delivery
3 54 (67.50%) OO
3 54 (67.50%) Software Engineering
4 52 (65.00%) OOP
5 50 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (46.25%) E-Commerce
8 24 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (30.00%) Software Delivery
9 11 (13.75%) Business Transformation
9 11 (13.75%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (13.75%) SEO
10 6 (7.50%) Line Management
10 6 (7.50%) Scrum
10 6 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.00%) DevOps
12 2 (2.50%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.50%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) C#
1 9 (11.25%) C++
2 8 (10.00%) Python
2 8 (10.00%) SQL
3 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.50%) TypeScript
4 2 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (42.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Puppet
2 6 (7.50%) Terraform
3 2 (2.50%) Ansible
3 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle
2 2 (2.50%) Red Hat