The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 56 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 56 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.47% 3.20% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 3.31% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 53 38 35
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £48,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1541 1388 1661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.42% 96.59% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1172 1432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (54.62%) SQL
3 53 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (33.08%) Software Engineering
5 41 (31.54%) Oracle
6 35 (26.92%) HTML
6 35 (26.92%) Spring
7 31 (23.85%) J2EE
8 30 (23.08%) OO
9 29 (22.31%) Degree
10 28 (21.54%) Computer Science
11 27 (20.77%) Maven
11 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
12 26 (20.00%) CSS
12 26 (20.00%) Web Development
13 24 (18.46%) Apache
14 23 (17.69%) Tomcat
14 23 (17.69%) Finance
15 22 (16.92%) XML
15 22 (16.92%) UNIX
16 21 (16.15%) OOP
17 20 (15.38%) NoSQL
18 18 (13.85%) Relational Database
18 18 (13.85%) Eclipse
19 16 (12.31%) RDBMS
20 15 (11.54%) Web Services
20 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
20 15 (11.54%) Jenkins
20 15 (11.54%) Scala
21 14 (10.77%) REST

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 24 (18.46%) Apache
2 23 (17.69%) Tomcat
3 14 (10.77%) JBoss
4 3 (2.31%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.77%) HTTP
2 5 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 18 (13.85%) Relational Database
3 16 (12.31%) RDBMS
4 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.08%) MySQL
7 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.31%) Big Data
8 1 (0.77%) HBase
8 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (20.77%) Maven
2 18 (13.85%) Eclipse
3 15 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.23%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.15%) JUnit
6 7 (5.38%) Selenium
7 6 (4.62%) Ant
8 5 (3.85%) Subversion
9 2 (1.54%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 23 (17.69%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.31%) Local Government
3 3 (2.31%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Legal
4 1 (0.77%) Advertising
4 1 (0.77%) Publishing
4 1 (0.77%) Games
4 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.92%) HTML
1 35 (26.92%) Spring
2 31 (23.85%) J2EE
3 26 (20.00%) CSS
4 22 (16.92%) XML
5 15 (11.54%) Web Services
6 14 (10.77%) REST
7 13 (10.00%) HTML5
7 13 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (9.23%) JSP
8 12 (9.23%) JSF
9 11 (8.46%) Servlets
10 8 (6.15%) JDBC
10 8 (6.15%) Java EE
10 8 (6.15%) RESTful
11 6 (4.62%) jQuery
11 6 (4.62%) .NET
11 6 (4.62%) Swing
12 5 (3.85%) XSD
12 5 (3.85%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.54%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
3 12 (9.23%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.38%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.38%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.08%) User Experience
5 4 (3.08%) Open Source
6 3 (2.31%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.31%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (2.31%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.54%) GIS
8 1 (0.77%) LIMS
8 1 (0.77%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.77%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.77%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.77%) Statistics
8 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.77%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.92%) UNIX
2 13 (10.00%) Linux
2 13 (10.00%) Android
3 12 (9.23%) Windows
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.54%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (40.77%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (33.08%) Software Engineering
3 30 (23.08%) OO
4 26 (20.00%) Web Development
5 21 (16.15%) OOP
6 14 (10.77%) Scrum
7 13 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.15%) Android Development
9 7 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.62%) OOD
11 5 (3.85%) Load Testing
11 5 (3.85%) TDD
12 4 (3.08%) Information Management
12 4 (3.08%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.08%) Project Management
12 4 (3.08%) Quality Management
12 4 (3.08%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.08%) Time Management
12 4 (3.08%) QMS
13 3 (2.31%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 130 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (54.62%) SQL
3 27 (20.77%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.54%) Scala
5 11 (8.46%) C++
6 7 (5.38%) Python
7 6 (4.62%) Groovy
8 5 (3.85%) PHP
8 5 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.08%) Perl
9 4 (3.08%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.31%) C#
11 2 (1.54%) C
11 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.77%) R
12 1 (0.77%) GLSL
12 1 (0.77%) XPath
12 1 (0.77%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.77%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 29 (22.31%) Degree
2 2 (1.54%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Puppet
1 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (31.54%) Oracle
2 4 (3.08%) Sencha
3 2 (1.54%) IBM
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.77%) Apple
4 1 (0.77%) Google
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