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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 52 81 49
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 67 32 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.79% 2.08% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% 2.18% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 65 29 83
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
1687 1466 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.47% 95.13% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1278 1718
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (65.65%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (54.20%) SQL
4 47 (35.88%) Tomcat
5 41 (31.30%) XML
5 41 (31.30%) UNIX
6 38 (29.01%) Oracle
7 37 (28.24%) Apache
7 37 (28.24%) Scrum
8 33 (25.19%) J2EE
8 33 (25.19%) OO
9 30 (22.90%) JavaScript
9 30 (22.90%) Software Engineering
10 27 (20.61%) HTML
11 25 (19.08%) Spring
11 25 (19.08%) Degree
12 24 (18.32%) Web Services
13 23 (17.56%) Git (software)
14 22 (16.79%) Telecoms
14 22 (16.79%) Finance
15 20 (15.27%) Linux
15 20 (15.27%) TDD
16 19 (14.50%) CSS
17 18 (13.74%) OOP
18 17 (12.98%) Computer Science
18 17 (12.98%) Mentoring
19 16 (12.21%) Perl
19 16 (12.21%) JBoss
19 16 (12.21%) Relational Database
20 15 (11.45%) SQL Server

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 47 (35.88%) Tomcat
2 37 (28.24%) Apache
3 9 (6.87%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) Relational Database
2 15 (11.45%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.16%) MySQL
4 10 (7.63%) Big Data
5 9 (6.87%) RDBMS
6 8 (6.11%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.29%) DB2
9 1 (0.76%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (17.56%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.45%) Maven
3 13 (9.92%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.16%) Selenium
5 11 (8.40%) JUnit
6 10 (7.63%) Subversion
7 7 (5.34%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.29%) Ant
9 2 (1.53%) Hudson
General
1 22 (16.79%) Telecoms
1 22 (16.79%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Marketing
3 7 (5.34%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.34%) Electronics
4 4 (3.05%) Publishing
5 3 (2.29%) Retail
6 2 (1.53%) Games
6 2 (1.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (31.30%) XML
2 33 (25.19%) J2EE
3 27 (20.61%) HTML
4 25 (19.08%) Spring
5 24 (18.32%) Web Services
6 19 (14.50%) CSS
7 14 (10.69%) jQuery
8 13 (9.92%) REST
9 11 (8.40%) JSP
10 9 (6.87%) Struts
10 9 (6.87%) Hibernate
11 7 (5.34%) Dojo
11 7 (5.34%) RESTful
11 7 (5.34%) HTML5
12 5 (3.82%) Spring MVC
13 4 (3.05%) JDBC
14 3 (2.29%) .NET
14 3 (2.29%) Natural Language Processing
14 3 (2.29%) JSF
14 3 (2.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.98%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.40%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (6.87%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.34%) DTV
5 6 (4.58%) GIS
5 6 (4.58%) Grid Computing
5 6 (4.58%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.30%) UNIX
2 20 (15.27%) Linux
3 14 (10.69%) Windows
4 4 (3.05%) Android
5 2 (1.53%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (65.65%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.24%) Scrum
3 33 (25.19%) OO
4 30 (22.90%) Software Engineering
5 20 (15.27%) TDD
6 18 (13.74%) OOP
7 17 (12.98%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.92%) BDD
9 8 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.11%) Kanban
9 8 (6.11%) OOD
10 7 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.34%) Programme Management
10 7 (5.34%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (4.58%) Feature Driven Development
11 6 (4.58%) Analytics
11 6 (4.58%) Pair Programming
12 5 (3.82%) MVC
12 5 (3.82%) Load Testing
13 4 (3.05%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 131 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (54.20%) SQL
3 30 (22.90%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.21%) Perl
5 14 (10.69%) Python
6 12 (9.16%) Scala
7 8 (6.11%) C++
8 4 (3.05%) C
8 4 (3.05%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.53%) C#
10 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.53%) R
11 1 (0.76%) Groovy
11 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (19.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 38 (29.01%) Oracle
2 16 (12.21%) JBoss
3 9 (6.87%) Sybase
4 7 (5.34%) SAP
5 2 (1.53%) Sun
5 2 (1.53%) Apple
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