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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 101 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.77% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £43,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-4.65% +13.15%
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
1410 1605 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.11% 95.54% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1409 1609
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 2015.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) Perl
5 4 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) C++
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) JDBC
5 4 (50.00%) JSP
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (25.00%) Maven
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) OO
7 1 (12.50%) PhD
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) JDBC
2 4 (50.00%) JSP
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (12.50%) Physics
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
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