The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 122 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -7.22%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1723 1929 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 96.21% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1688 1702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Java Programmer
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) CGI
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) Sybase
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Lucene

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) CGI
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle