The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 46 85 47
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 81 36 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.48% 2.18% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.75% 2.35% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 70 31 84
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £32,500 £30,255
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1707 1535 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.47% 93.03% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1349 1534
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cambridge region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (57.81%) SQL
3 62 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (42.97%) Tomcat
5 45 (35.16%) XML
5 45 (35.16%) Scrum
6 40 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 38 (29.69%) UNIX
8 36 (28.13%) Apache
9 34 (26.56%) Oracle
10 31 (24.22%) Software Engineering
11 29 (22.66%) J2EE
12 27 (21.09%) HTML
12 27 (21.09%) Web Services
12 27 (21.09%) Spring
13 24 (18.75%) TDD
14 23 (17.97%) Degree
14 23 (17.97%) CSS
14 23 (17.97%) Linux
14 23 (17.97%) OO
15 21 (16.41%) Telecoms
16 20 (15.63%) Git (software)
17 19 (14.84%) Finance
17 19 (14.84%) Maven
18 18 (14.06%) Windows
19 17 (13.28%) jQuery
19 17 (13.28%) Relational Database
20 16 (12.50%) Perl
20 16 (12.50%) JBoss
21 15 (11.72%) Computer Science

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (42.97%) Tomcat
2 36 (28.13%) Apache
3 8 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) Relational Database
2 12 (9.38%) MySQL
3 10 (7.81%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.03%) Big Data
5 8 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.34%) DB2
8 1 (0.78%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.84%) Maven
3 10 (7.81%) Subversion
4 9 (7.03%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.25%) Selenium
6 7 (5.47%) JUnit
6 7 (5.47%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.34%) Ant
8 1 (0.78%) Hudson
General
1 21 (16.41%) Telecoms
2 19 (14.84%) Finance
3 9 (7.03%) Marketing
4 8 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.25%) Electronics
5 5 (3.91%) Publishing
6 3 (2.34%) Retail
7 2 (1.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (35.16%) XML
2 29 (22.66%) J2EE
3 27 (21.09%) HTML
3 27 (21.09%) Web Services
3 27 (21.09%) Spring
4 23 (17.97%) CSS
5 17 (13.28%) jQuery
6 9 (7.03%) JSP
6 9 (7.03%) Struts
6 9 (7.03%) HTML5
7 8 (6.25%) REST
7 8 (6.25%) Spring MVC
8 6 (4.69%) Dojo
8 6 (4.69%) RESTful
9 5 (3.91%) CSS3
9 5 (3.91%) JDBC
10 4 (3.13%) Lucene
10 4 (3.13%) Tapestry
11 3 (2.34%) Natural Language Processing
11 3 (2.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.25%) DTV
3 6 (4.69%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.69%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (3.91%) GIS
5 4 (3.13%) LIMS
5 4 (3.13%) Grid Computing
5 4 (3.13%) Informatics
5 4 (3.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.69%) UNIX
2 23 (17.97%) Linux
3 18 (14.06%) Windows
4 4 (3.13%) Solaris
4 4 (3.13%) Android
5 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (35.16%) Scrum
3 31 (24.22%) Software Engineering
4 24 (18.75%) TDD
5 23 (17.97%) OO
6 14 (10.94%) OOP
6 14 (10.94%) BDD
7 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.25%) MVC
8 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 8 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 8 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (5.47%) Kanban
9 7 (5.47%) OOD
10 6 (4.69%) Analytics
11 5 (3.91%) Feature Driven Development
11 5 (3.91%) Web Development
12 4 (3.13%) Bioinformatics
12 4 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (57.81%) SQL
3 40 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.50%) Perl
5 13 (10.16%) Python
6 7 (5.47%) C++
7 6 (4.69%) Scala
8 5 (3.91%) C#
9 3 (2.34%) C
10 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.56%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.56%) R
11 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (17.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 34 (26.56%) Oracle
2 16 (12.50%) JBoss
3 12 (9.38%) Sybase
4 8 (6.25%) SAP
5 4 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (0.78%) Apple
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