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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 51 57 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 65 54 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.76% 3.66% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 3.80% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65 43 42
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £28,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1646 1422 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.20% 96.41% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1148 1503
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 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (54.55%) SQL
3 62 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 41 (31.06%) HTML
6 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 35 (26.52%) Oracle
8 33 (25.00%) OO
9 32 (24.24%) J2EE
9 32 (24.24%) Tomcat
9 32 (24.24%) Spring
10 30 (22.73%) CSS
10 30 (22.73%) XML
11 29 (21.97%) Degree
12 27 (20.45%) OOP
13 26 (19.70%) UNIX
14 25 (18.94%) Computer Science
15 24 (18.18%) Web Development
16 23 (17.42%) Apache
16 23 (17.42%) Maven
17 21 (15.91%) Finance
17 21 (15.91%) NoSQL
18 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
19 19 (14.39%) Scala
19 19 (14.39%) REST
20 18 (13.64%) Telecoms
21 17 (12.88%) Linux
21 17 (12.88%) HTTP
21 17 (12.88%) Scrum
21 17 (12.88%) Mobile Payment

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 23 (17.42%) Apache
3 8 (6.06%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.88%) HTTP
2 5 (3.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.91%) NoSQL
2 20 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.58%) MySQL
4 10 (7.58%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.03%) Big Data
6 2 (1.52%) DB2
6 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.76%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) HBase
Development Applications
1 23 (17.42%) Maven
2 14 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.61%) Eclipse
3 11 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.06%) Subversion
4 8 (6.06%) Ant
5 6 (4.55%) JUnit
6 4 (3.03%) Selenium
7 2 (1.52%) Hudson
7 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (15.91%) Finance
2 18 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.03%) Marketing
4 3 (2.27%) Legal
4 3 (2.27%) Local Government
5 2 (1.52%) Retail
5 2 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (31.06%) HTML
2 32 (24.24%) J2EE
2 32 (24.24%) Spring
3 30 (22.73%) CSS
3 30 (22.73%) XML
4 19 (14.39%) REST
5 15 (11.36%) HTML5
6 14 (10.61%) JSP
7 13 (9.85%) Hibernate
8 12 (9.09%) JSF
8 12 (9.09%) Web Services
9 11 (8.33%) Servlets
10 9 (6.82%) jQuery
10 9 (6.82%) RESTful
11 6 (4.55%) JDBC
11 6 (4.55%) Swing
12 5 (3.79%) XSD
12 5 (3.79%) .NET
12 5 (3.79%) Grails
12 5 (3.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.94%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.88%) Mobile Payment
3 10 (7.58%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.55%) Grid Computing
4 6 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 6 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.03%) Open Source
5 4 (3.03%) User Experience
6 3 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.76%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.76%) Statistics
8 1 (0.76%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.76%) DTV
8 1 (0.76%) LIMS
8 1 (0.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.70%) UNIX
2 17 (12.88%) Linux
3 13 (9.85%) Windows
4 9 (6.82%) Android
5 2 (1.52%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 33 (25.00%) OO
4 27 (20.45%) OOP
5 24 (18.18%) Web Development
6 17 (12.88%) Scrum
7 10 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (5.30%) Load Testing
9 6 (4.55%) TDD
9 6 (4.55%) OOD
10 5 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.03%) Android Development
11 4 (3.03%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.03%) QMS
11 4 (3.03%) BDD
11 4 (3.03%) Information Management
11 4 (3.03%) Time Management
11 4 (3.03%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.03%) Project Management
11 4 (3.03%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (54.55%) SQL
3 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.39%) Scala
5 12 (9.09%) C++
6 11 (8.33%) Perl
6 11 (8.33%) Python
7 5 (3.79%) PHP
7 5 (3.79%) Objective-C
7 5 (3.79%) Groovy
8 4 (3.03%) C#
9 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.52%) C
10 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) R
11 1 (0.76%) GLSL
11 1 (0.76%) XPath
11 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.76%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 29 (21.97%) Degree
2 2 (1.52%) PhD
3 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Puppet
1 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (26.52%) Oracle
2 4 (3.03%) Sencha
3 2 (1.52%) Apple
4 1 (0.76%) Sybase
4 1 (0.76%) SAP
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