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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 100 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 10 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.67% 1.24% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.28% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 18
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,700 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,525 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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
1457 1565 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.94% 96.78% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1249 1185
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Degree
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
5 16 (53.33%) OO
6 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
7 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
8 12 (40.00%) Scrum
9 11 (36.67%) Web Services
9 11 (36.67%) Maven
9 11 (36.67%) Apache Flex
10 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
10 9 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (26.67%) Linux
11 8 (26.67%) J2EE
11 8 (26.67%) Oracle
12 7 (23.33%) Unix
12 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
13 6 (20.00%) Apache
13 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
13 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 5 (16.67%) C++
14 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
15 4 (13.33%) Open Source
15 4 (13.33%) Finance
15 4 (13.33%) Sybase
16 3 (10.00%) SAP
16 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
16 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Apache
1 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Documentum
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) GIS
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Maven
2 9 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 2 (6.67%) Mockito
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Apache Flex
1 11 (36.67%) Web Services
2 8 (26.67%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) LESS
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) RESTful
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 2 (6.67%) Spring
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) XSL
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) CGI
4 1 (3.33%) GWT
4 1 (3.33%) Java EE
4 1 (3.33%) Servlets
4 1 (3.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.33%) Fintech
5 1 (3.33%) iPhone
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) OO
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
4 12 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (10.00%) Kanban
7 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.67%) Document Management
8 2 (6.67%) High Availability
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.33%) Analytics
9 1 (3.33%) Content Management
9 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.33%) Presales
9 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) C
5 2 (6.67%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) XQuery
6 1 (3.33%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Sybase
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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