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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 40 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 88 73 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.82% 4.53% 5.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.00% 4.67% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 66 58
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1466 1563 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.96% 96.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1237 1178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (46.86%) SQL
4 73 (41.71%) Degree
5 65 (37.14%) Computer Science
6 60 (34.29%) OO
7 49 (28.00%) HTML
8 48 (27.43%) JavaScript
8 48 (27.43%) Spring
9 46 (26.29%) REST
10 43 (24.57%) CSS
11 40 (22.86%) Scrum
12 37 (21.14%) OOP
12 37 (21.14%) Software Engineering
13 36 (20.57%) XML
14 35 (20.00%) Web Services
14 35 (20.00%) Oracle
15 29 (16.57%) Amazon AWS
15 29 (16.57%) NoSQL
16 27 (15.43%) PhD
17 26 (14.86%) J2EE
17 26 (14.86%) Maven
18 25 (14.29%) Hibernate
18 25 (14.29%) Docker
18 25 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
19 24 (13.71%) jQuery
19 24 (13.71%) JSON
19 24 (13.71%) Jenkins
19 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
19 24 (13.71%) Data Structures

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (8.00%) Apache
1 14 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.29%) JBoss
3 10 (5.71%) Documentum
4 2 (1.14%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.14%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.14%) CMS
4 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.71%) 3ds Max
2 3 (1.71%) Blender
2 3 (1.71%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.57%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.71%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.29%) HTTP
2 4 (2.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.57%) NoSQL
2 22 (12.57%) Big Data
3 19 (10.86%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.71%) GIS
6 9 (5.14%) MySQL
7 3 (1.71%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.71%) Text Mining
8 2 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.14%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.14%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (14.86%) Maven
2 24 (13.71%) Jenkins
3 21 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 17 (9.71%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (7.43%) Selenium
6 10 (5.71%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.86%) JUnit
7 5 (2.86%) Subversion
8 3 (1.71%) Ant
9 2 (1.14%) JIRA
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.57%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.57%) Gradle
10 1 (0.57%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.57%) Mockito
10 1 (0.57%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (7.43%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.14%) Games
3 8 (4.57%) Publishing
4 7 (4.00%) Finance
5 5 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.14%) Electronics
6 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.00%) HTML
2 48 (27.43%) Spring
3 46 (26.29%) REST
4 43 (24.57%) CSS
5 36 (20.57%) XML
6 35 (20.00%) Web Services
7 26 (14.86%) J2EE
8 25 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 24 (13.71%) jQuery
9 24 (13.71%) JSON
10 22 (12.57%) HTML5
11 13 (7.43%) GWT
11 13 (7.43%) Spring MVC
12 12 (6.86%) Apache Flex
13 11 (6.29%) AngularJS
14 9 (5.14%) SOAP
15 8 (4.57%) JDBC
15 8 (4.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 5 (2.86%) Servlets
16 5 (2.86%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 65 (37.14%) Computer Science
2 24 (13.71%) Data Structures
3 21 (12.00%) Algorithms
4 13 (7.43%) Mathematics
5 11 (6.29%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (4.57%) User Experience
7 4 (2.29%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.29%) Life Science
8 3 (1.71%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.14%) DataPower
9 2 (1.14%) Informatics
9 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.57%) Fintech
10 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.57%) iPhone
10 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.14%) Linux
2 9 (5.14%) Unix
3 5 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (34.29%) OO
3 40 (22.86%) Scrum
4 37 (21.14%) OOP
4 37 (21.14%) Software Engineering
5 23 (13.14%) TDD
6 18 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (10.29%) Kanban
7 13 (7.43%) Content Management
7 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
7 13 (7.43%) MVC
8 12 (6.86%) Open Source
9 11 (6.29%) Workflow
10 10 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (5.71%) Document Management
10 10 (5.71%) High Availability
11 9 (5.14%) UML
12 5 (2.86%) Front End Development
12 5 (2.86%) Multithreading
13 4 (2.29%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 175 (100.00%) Java
2 82 (46.86%) SQL
3 48 (27.43%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.14%) Scala
5 13 (7.43%) C#
5 13 (7.43%) Python
6 11 (6.29%) C++
7 8 (4.57%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.00%) PHP
9 4 (2.29%) Perl
10 3 (1.71%) GLSL
11 2 (1.14%) C
11 2 (1.14%) Groovy
11 2 (1.14%) XQuery
12 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.57%) VB
12 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (41.71%) Degree
2 27 (15.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.14%) QA
System Software
1 25 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (2.29%) Google
3 3 (1.71%) Sybase
4 2 (1.14%) IBM
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.14%) SAP
5 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
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