The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 113 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.23% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £55,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.92%
Java Programmer
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
1684 1428 1825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.25% 96.55% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1149 1531
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 £27,500 £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 Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the Cambridge region.

Java Programmer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) C++
2 13 (76.47%) Python
3 12 (70.59%) Eclipse
3 12 (70.59%) Android
3 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
4 11 (64.71%) 3D Graphics
5 10 (58.82%) 3ds Max
5 10 (58.82%) MAXScript
5 10 (58.82%) Smartphone
5 10 (58.82%) 3D Modelling
5 10 (58.82%) GLSL
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) BDD
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) DB2
9 3 (17.65%) Ant
9 3 (17.65%) Retail
9 3 (17.65%) Spring
9 3 (17.65%) Maven
9 3 (17.65%) Ajax
9 3 (17.65%) jQuery

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Eclipse
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) Ant
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) Hudson
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) jQuery
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) Ajax
3 2 (11.76%) Cocoa
3 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
4 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.88%) AWT
4 1 (5.88%) Lucene
4 1 (5.88%) Swing
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) 3D Graphics
2 10 (58.82%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) 3D Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
2 4 (23.53%) BDD
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Business Development
3 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Python
2 13 (76.47%) C++
3 10 (58.82%) MAXScript
3 10 (58.82%) GLSL
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle