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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 42 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 75 50 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.17% 2.98% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% 3.12% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 71 48 56
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 £32,500 £33,649 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
1410 1605 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.11% 95.54% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1409 1609
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 30 March 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (44.85%) SQL
3 59 (43.38%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (30.88%) Spring
5 39 (28.68%) J2EE
5 39 (28.68%) Oracle
6 36 (26.47%) OO
7 33 (24.26%) Maven
8 32 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 31 (22.79%) HTML
10 30 (22.06%) Degree
11 27 (19.85%) Tomcat
12 26 (19.12%) Web Development
12 26 (19.12%) Computer Science
13 25 (18.38%) JavaScript
13 25 (18.38%) Relational Database
14 24 (17.65%) Jenkins
14 24 (17.65%) Web Services
15 23 (16.91%) CSS
15 23 (16.91%) RDBMS
16 22 (16.18%) OOP
17 21 (15.44%) Android
18 20 (14.71%) NoSQL
19 19 (13.97%) Linux
19 19 (13.97%) Hibernate
20 18 (13.24%) Telecoms
20 18 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
21 17 (12.50%) Windows
21 17 (12.50%) JBoss
22 16 (11.76%) UNIX

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (19.85%) Tomcat
2 17 (12.50%) JBoss
3 15 (11.03%) Apache
4 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.29%) HTTP
2 4 (2.94%) Internet
2 4 (2.94%) SS7
2 4 (2.94%) INAP
2 4 (2.94%) LTE
2 4 (2.94%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.38%) Relational Database
2 23 (16.91%) RDBMS
3 20 (14.71%) NoSQL
4 15 (11.03%) MySQL
5 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.47%) Big Data
9 1 (0.74%) HBase
9 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (24.26%) Maven
2 24 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 14 (10.29%) Eclipse
4 10 (7.35%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.41%) Selenium
5 6 (4.41%) Subversion
6 5 (3.68%) Ant
6 5 (3.68%) JUnit
7 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (13.24%) Telecoms
2 15 (11.03%) Finance
3 4 (2.94%) Billing
4 3 (2.21%) Local Government
4 3 (2.21%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.88%) Spring
2 39 (28.68%) J2EE
3 31 (22.79%) HTML
4 24 (17.65%) Web Services
5 23 (16.91%) CSS
6 19 (13.97%) Hibernate
7 14 (10.29%) HTML5
7 14 (10.29%) XML
8 13 (9.56%) REST
9 12 (8.82%) Java EE
10 11 (8.09%) Servlets
11 10 (7.35%) JSP
11 10 (7.35%) JSF
12 7 (5.15%) RESTful
13 6 (4.41%) jQuery
13 6 (4.41%) JDBC
14 4 (2.94%) EJB
14 4 (2.94%) .NET
14 4 (2.94%) Swing
14 4 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.12%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.82%) Mathematics
2 12 (8.82%) Mobile Payment
3 9 (6.62%) Data Structures
3 9 (6.62%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.94%) Open Source
5 3 (2.21%) GIS
5 3 (2.21%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (2.21%) User Experience
6 2 (1.47%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.74%) Statistics
7 1 (0.74%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.74%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.44%) Android
2 19 (13.97%) Linux
3 17 (12.50%) Windows
4 16 (11.76%) UNIX
5 6 (4.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.38%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (26.47%) OO
3 32 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 26 (19.12%) Web Development
5 22 (16.18%) OOP
6 18 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (11.03%) Android Development
8 14 (10.29%) Scrum
9 13 (9.56%) TDD
10 6 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.94%) Mentoring
11 4 (2.94%) Information Management
11 4 (2.94%) E-Commerce
12 3 (2.21%) OOD
12 3 (2.21%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.21%) Project Management
12 3 (2.21%) Quality Management
12 3 (2.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (2.21%) BDD
12 3 (2.21%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (44.85%) SQL
3 25 (18.38%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.29%) C++
5 13 (9.56%) Scala
6 7 (5.15%) PHP
7 6 (4.41%) Python
8 5 (3.68%) Groovy
9 4 (2.94%) C
10 3 (2.21%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.47%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.47%) C#
11 2 (1.47%) Perl
12 1 (0.74%) R
12 1 (0.74%) GLSL
12 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.74%) MAXScript
12 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (22.06%) Degree
2 2 (1.47%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Puppet
1 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (28.68%) Oracle
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.21%) Sencha
4 2 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (0.74%) Google
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