The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 108 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 6 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.35% 0.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Java Software 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
1629 1419 1782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.04% 96.40% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1144 1501
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 £26,367 £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 Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Groovy
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) JSP
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) JDBC
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (10.00%) J2EE
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) JUnit
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) Games

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JDBC
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Groovy
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle