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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 82 112 105
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 21 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.51% 0.33% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.35% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 10
Average salary £38,750 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +20.00%
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
1312 1712 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.46% 94.80% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 1333 1300
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (70.59%) OO
2 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (67.65%) Degree
4 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
4 21 (61.76%) Computer Science
5 19 (55.88%) Scrum
6 18 (52.94%) SQL
7 14 (41.18%) Maven
7 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
8 12 (35.29%) Oracle
8 12 (35.29%) Web Services
9 10 (29.41%) J2EE
9 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
10 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
10 9 (26.47%) GIS
10 9 (26.47%) Open Source
10 9 (26.47%) Selenium
10 9 (26.47%) jQuery
10 9 (26.47%) Kanban
10 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
11 8 (23.53%) Apache Flex
12 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
13 6 (17.65%) Internet
13 6 (17.65%) Data Structures
14 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
15 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
15 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
15 4 (11.76%) Telecoms

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
1 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Maven
1 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 9 (26.47%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Web Services
2 10 (29.41%) J2EE
3 9 (26.47%) jQuery
4 8 (23.53%) Apache Flex
5 4 (11.76%) Java EE
5 4 (11.76%) EJB
6 3 (8.82%) Spring
6 3 (8.82%) REST
7 2 (5.88%) JSON
7 2 (5.88%) Lucene
8 1 (2.94%) JAXB
8 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.94%) SOAP
8 1 (2.94%) STL
8 1 (2.94%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Computer Science
2 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 9 (26.47%) GIS
4 6 (17.65%) Data Structures
5 4 (11.76%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.88%) Internet of Things
6 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
7 1 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) OO
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Software Engineering
3 19 (55.88%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) Kanban
4 9 (26.47%) Open Source
5 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) CRM
6 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) SDLC
8 2 (5.88%) OOP
8 2 (5.88%) Data Management
9 1 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
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