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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 101 127 115
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.35% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.17% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £36,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1351 1752 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.88% 95.22% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1474 1561
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (16.67%) 3ds Max
5 1 (16.67%) MAXScript
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) MAXScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle