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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 48 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 75 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.05% 3.01% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.20% 3.16% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 74 52 69
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £32,664 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £56,750 £55,000
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
1443 1708 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.11% 95.21% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1488 1705
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 17 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (45.80%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (43.51%) SQL
4 45 (34.35%) J2EE
5 41 (31.30%) Oracle
6 39 (29.77%) OO
7 38 (29.01%) Spring
8 32 (24.43%) Software Engineering
9 28 (21.37%) Maven
10 27 (20.61%) Tomcat
11 25 (19.08%) Relational Database
12 24 (18.32%) HTML
12 24 (18.32%) Degree
13 23 (17.56%) Web Services
13 23 (17.56%) RDBMS
13 23 (17.56%) Jenkins
14 22 (16.79%) Telecoms
14 22 (16.79%) Android
15 20 (15.27%) OOP
15 20 (15.27%) Linux
16 19 (14.50%) UNIX
16 19 (14.50%) CSS
16 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
16 19 (14.50%) Hibernate
16 19 (14.50%) Computer Science
17 18 (13.74%) Windows
18 17 (12.98%) JBoss
18 17 (12.98%) Scrum
19 16 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (12.21%) HTTP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (20.61%) Tomcat
2 17 (12.98%) JBoss
3 15 (11.45%) Apache
4 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.21%) HTTP
2 5 (3.82%) SS7
2 5 (3.82%) INAP
2 5 (3.82%) LTE
2 5 (3.82%) VoLTE
3 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.53%) SSL
3 2 (1.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.08%) Relational Database
2 23 (17.56%) RDBMS
3 16 (12.21%) MySQL
4 15 (11.45%) SQL Server
5 12 (9.16%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.53%) Big Data
9 1 (0.76%) HBase
9 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (21.37%) Maven
2 23 (17.56%) Jenkins
3 13 (9.92%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.87%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.34%) Selenium
6 6 (4.58%) Subversion
7 5 (3.82%) JUnit
8 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.53%) Ant
General
1 22 (16.79%) Telecoms
2 15 (11.45%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Billing
4 2 (1.53%) Local Government
4 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (34.35%) J2EE
2 38 (29.01%) Spring
3 24 (18.32%) HTML
4 23 (17.56%) Web Services
5 19 (14.50%) CSS
5 19 (14.50%) Hibernate
6 15 (11.45%) Java EE
7 14 (10.69%) REST
8 13 (9.92%) XML
9 12 (9.16%) HTML5
10 9 (6.87%) JSP
11 8 (6.11%) Servlets
12 7 (5.34%) JSF
13 6 (4.58%) EJB
13 6 (4.58%) jQuery
14 5 (3.82%) JDBC
15 4 (3.05%) EJB 3.0
15 4 (3.05%) RESTful
16 3 (2.29%) SOAP
17 2 (1.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.92%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (8.40%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.34%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.34%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.05%) GIS
6 3 (2.29%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (2.29%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.29%) Open Source
7 1 (0.76%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.79%) Android
2 20 (15.27%) Linux
3 19 (14.50%) UNIX
4 18 (13.74%) Windows
5 6 (4.58%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (45.80%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.77%) OO
3 32 (24.43%) Software Engineering
4 20 (15.27%) OOP
5 17 (12.98%) Scrum
6 16 (12.21%) Android Development
6 16 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (11.45%) Web Development
8 13 (9.92%) TDD
9 7 (5.34%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.05%) Kanban
12 3 (2.29%) E-Commerce
12 3 (2.29%) OOD
13 2 (1.53%) CRM
13 2 (1.53%) Information Management
13 2 (1.53%) Load Testing
13 2 (1.53%) Feature Driven Development
13 2 (1.53%) BDD
13 2 (1.53%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 131 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (43.51%) SQL
3 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.92%) Scala
5 11 (8.40%) C++
6 5 (3.82%) Python
7 4 (3.05%) Groovy
7 4 (3.05%) C
7 4 (3.05%) PHP
8 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.53%) C#
9 2 (1.53%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) R
10 1 (0.76%) GLSL
10 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.76%) MAXScript
10 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
1 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (31.30%) Oracle
2 5 (3.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.53%) IBM
4 1 (0.76%) Google
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