The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 98 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 18 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.19% 0.99% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.02% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 6
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £45,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Java Software Engineer
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
1466 1563 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.96% 96.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1237 1178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (69.39%) Software Engineering
3 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (63.27%) Degree
5 23 (46.94%) OO
6 22 (44.90%) Computer Science
7 21 (42.86%) SQL
8 17 (34.69%) Linux
9 16 (32.65%) Scrum
10 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
10 12 (24.49%) Apache Flex
11 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
11 11 (22.45%) Oracle
11 11 (22.45%) Web Services
12 10 (20.41%) Maven
12 10 (20.41%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
13 9 (18.37%) J2EE
14 8 (16.33%) Spring
14 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
15 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
15 7 (14.29%) XML
15 7 (14.29%) Unix
15 7 (14.29%) CSS
15 7 (14.29%) HTML
15 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
15 7 (14.29%) Big Data
16 6 (12.24%) MQTT
16 6 (12.24%) C++

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (12.24%) Apache
1 6 (12.24%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.16%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) Documentum
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) AMQP
1 6 (12.24%) MQTT
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Big Data
1 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.12%) GIS
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.41%) Maven
2 10 (20.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (12.24%) JIRA
4 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Electronics
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Apache Flex
2 11 (22.45%) Web Services
3 9 (18.37%) J2EE
4 8 (16.33%) Spring
5 7 (14.29%) CSS
5 7 (14.29%) HTML
5 7 (14.29%) XML
6 6 (12.24%) HTML5
6 6 (12.24%) JMS
7 5 (10.20%) Middleware
7 5 (10.20%) REST
7 5 (10.20%) WebSockets
8 3 (6.12%) .NET
8 3 (6.12%) SOAP
9 2 (4.08%) jQuery
9 2 (4.08%) JSON
9 2 (4.08%) LESS
9 2 (4.08%) Lucene
9 2 (4.08%) XSL
10 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
3 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.12%) Internet of Things
4 3 (6.12%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.04%) Biology
6 1 (2.04%) Life Science
6 1 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Software Engineering
2 33 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) OO
4 16 (32.65%) Scrum
5 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.24%) TDD
7 5 (10.20%) MVC
8 4 (8.16%) Open Source
8 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (6.12%) CRM
9 3 (6.12%) Kanban
9 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.12%) OOP
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (6.12%) Web Development
10 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.08%) Document Management
10 2 (4.08%) High Availability
10 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) C++
4 6 (12.24%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) C#
5 2 (4.08%) XQuery
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (63.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Sybase
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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