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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 111 106 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 10 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.72% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1680 1538 1745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.44% 93.10% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1351 1513
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
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 25 July 2014.

Java Programmer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Publishing
5 4 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (33.33%) Lucene
5 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) JBoss
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) J2EE
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) GLSL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) DB2
6 3 (25.00%) Ant
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Eclipse

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Ant
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (41.67%) Publishing
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) Lucene
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) TDD
1 8 (66.67%) Pair Programming
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (66.67%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) MAXScript
4 3 (25.00%) GLSL
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle