The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 399 352 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.97% 17.56% 21.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.26% 26.11% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 342 299 364
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1237 1348 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.12% 67.23% 74.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1216 1378
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
Cambridgeshire

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Salary Trend in Cambridge

Java
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 285 (40.03%) Degree
2 277 (38.90%) C#
3 262 (36.80%) C++
4 248 (34.83%) SQL
5 199 (27.95%) Linux
6 198 (27.81%) OO
7 196 (27.53%) Software Engineering
8 175 (24.58%) HTML
9 174 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
10 166 (23.31%) Oracle
11 163 (22.89%) Computer Science
12 157 (22.05%) CSS
13 154 (21.63%) C
14 152 (21.35%) JavaScript
15 150 (21.07%) .NET
16 139 (19.52%) Perl
17 136 (19.10%) Python
18 131 (18.40%) Windows
19 124 (17.42%) Mathematics
20 116 (16.29%) UNIX
21 99 (13.90%) Scrum
22 89 (12.50%) Finance
23 88 (12.36%) XML
24 85 (11.94%) QA
25 81 (11.38%) PHP
26 73 (10.25%) Android
27 68 (9.55%) Internet
27 68 (9.55%) Apple iOS
28 67 (9.41%) Web Services
28 67 (9.41%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (9.41%) Tomcat
2 51 (7.16%) Apache
3 31 (4.35%) Confluence
4 19 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 12 (1.69%) Node.js
6 9 (1.26%) IIS
7 6 (0.84%) CMS
8 2 (0.28%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.28%) nginx
8 2 (0.28%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.14%) Tornado
9 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.40%) MS Office
3 6 (0.84%) Acrobat
3 6 (0.84%) FrameMaker
3 6 (0.84%) LaTeX
4 5 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.40%) FastVal
1 10 (1.40%) SunGard APT
2 5 (0.70%) ZaiNet
2 5 (0.70%) Aligne
3 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.35%) SaaS
2 10 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 68 (9.55%) Internet
2 34 (4.78%) LTE
3 29 (4.07%) SS7
4 26 (3.65%) TCP/IP
4 26 (3.65%) VoLTE
5 21 (2.95%) HTTP
5 21 (2.95%) Wireless
6 17 (2.39%) INAP
7 15 (2.11%) X.509
7 15 (2.11%) SSL
8 13 (1.83%) STUN
8 13 (1.83%) NFC
8 13 (1.83%) SMPP
8 13 (1.83%) SMS
9 11 (1.54%) LDAP
10 9 (1.26%) Intranet
11 7 (0.98%) 3GPP
12 5 (0.70%) NGN
12 5 (0.70%) UMTS
12 5 (0.70%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.43%) MySQL
2 57 (8.01%) Relational Database
3 55 (7.72%) SQL Server
4 35 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.39%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.83%) Data Mining
7 12 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.40%) Big Data
10 4 (0.56%) IDOL
10 4 (0.56%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.28%) Text Mining
11 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.14%) HBase
12 1 (0.14%) Redis
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 58 (8.15%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.62%) Subversion
3 39 (5.48%) Git (software)
4 14 (1.97%) Selenium
4 14 (1.97%) Maven
5 13 (1.83%) MSBuild
5 13 (1.83%) MSTest
6 12 (1.69%) Eclipse
6 12 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.69%) NUnit
7 11 (1.54%) WiX
8 8 (1.12%) JMeter
9 7 (0.98%) Mercurial
10 6 (0.84%) JUnit
11 5 (0.70%) WinRunner
12 4 (0.56%) Toad
12 4 (0.56%) Xcode
12 4 (0.56%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.42%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 89 (12.50%) Finance
2 67 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 44 (6.18%) Marketing
4 24 (3.37%) Billing
5 23 (3.23%) Automotive
6 17 (2.39%) Publishing
7 15 (2.11%) Banking
7 15 (2.11%) Electronics
8 12 (1.69%) Advertising
9 5 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.56%) Law
10 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.42%) Games
11 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.28%) French Language
12 2 (0.28%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 338 (47.47%) Developer
2 144 (20.22%) Software Engineer
3 99 (13.90%) Java Developer
4 93 (13.06%) Software Developer
5 58 (8.15%) Test Engineer
6 55 (7.72%) Graduate
7 43 (6.04%) Software Test Engineer
8 42 (5.90%) Author
8 42 (5.90%) Technical Author
9 41 (5.76%) Consultant
10 31 (4.35%) Architect
11 30 (4.21%) Tester
11 30 (4.21%) Senior Developer
11 30 (4.21%) Graduate Developer
12 29 (4.07%) Analyst
13 28 (3.93%) Support Engineer
13 28 (3.93%) Mobile Developer
14 27 (3.79%) Web Developer
15 25 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
15 25 (3.51%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (24.58%) HTML
2 157 (22.05%) CSS
3 150 (21.07%) .NET
4 88 (12.36%) XML
5 67 (9.41%) Web Services
6 61 (8.57%) J2EE
7 55 (7.72%) HTML5
8 47 (6.60%) jQuery
9 43 (6.04%) CSS3
10 40 (5.62%) ASP.NET
11 39 (5.48%) REST
12 32 (4.49%) Spring
13 31 (4.35%) XSLT
14 29 (4.07%) SOAP
15 26 (3.65%) XSL
16 23 (3.23%) JSP
17 22 (3.09%) CGI
18 19 (2.67%) WCF
19 18 (2.53%) OAuth
19 18 (2.53%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 163 (22.89%) Computer Science
2 124 (17.42%) Mathematics
3 49 (6.88%) Physics
4 43 (6.04%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.37%) GIS
6 18 (2.53%) Open Source
7 15 (2.11%) Clustering
8 14 (1.97%) Blackberry
9 13 (1.83%) Grid Computing
10 12 (1.69%) Smartphone
10 12 (1.69%) Statistics
11 8 (1.12%) Social Media
12 7 (0.98%) Machine Learning
12 7 (0.98%) Informatics
12 7 (0.98%) LIMS
13 5 (0.70%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (0.70%) Wiki
13 5 (0.70%) iPhone
13 5 (0.70%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 199 (27.95%) Linux
2 131 (18.40%) Windows
3 116 (16.29%) UNIX
4 73 (10.25%) Android
5 68 (9.55%) Apple iOS
6 59 (8.29%) Solaris
7 23 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 20 (2.81%) Windows Phone
9 14 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.84%) Windows Phone 8
11 6 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.42%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.14%) Debian
14 1 (0.14%) AIX
14 1 (0.14%) HPUX
14 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (27.81%) OO
2 196 (27.53%) Software Engineering
3 174 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (13.90%) Scrum
5 66 (9.27%) OOP
6 60 (8.43%) OOD
7 57 (8.01%) Test Automation
8 52 (7.30%) TDD
9 42 (5.90%) MVC
10 38 (5.34%) Android Development
11 34 (4.78%) Unit Testing
12 31 (4.35%) Automated Testing
12 31 (4.35%) Web Development
13 30 (4.21%) Data Modelling
13 30 (4.21%) Multithreading
13 30 (4.21%) iOS Development
14 27 (3.79%) Regression Testing
15 23 (3.23%) UML
15 23 (3.23%) Manual Testing
16 22 (3.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 277 (38.90%) C#
2 262 (36.80%) C++
3 248 (34.83%) SQL
4 154 (21.63%) C
5 152 (21.35%) JavaScript
6 139 (19.52%) Perl
7 136 (19.10%) Python
8 81 (11.38%) PHP
9 55 (7.72%) Ruby
10 35 (4.92%) Objective-C
11 34 (4.78%) PL/SQL
12 23 (3.23%) Tcl
13 21 (2.95%) VB
14 13 (1.83%) Scala
14 13 (1.83%) XAML
15 11 (1.54%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.54%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.26%) MATLAB
17 8 (1.12%) Delphi
18 6 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 285 (40.03%) Degree
2 19 (2.67%) ISEB
3 10 (1.40%) PhD
4 9 (1.26%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.42%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (11.94%) QA
2 12 (1.69%) ISO 8583
3 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 15 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (2.53%) OpenSSO
2 11 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (1.54%) Puppet
3 4 (0.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 166 (23.31%) Oracle
2 48 (6.74%) Sun
3 46 (6.46%) Microsoft
4 41 (5.76%) Sybase
5 35 (4.92%) Atlassian
6 18 (2.53%) VMware
7 15 (2.11%) SunGard
8 11 (1.54%) Telerik
9 10 (1.40%) SAP
10 6 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.70%) Red Gate
11 5 (0.70%) Google
12 4 (0.56%) HP
12 4 (0.56%) BEA
12 4 (0.56%) JBoss
13 3 (0.42%) Sencha
13 3 (0.42%) Perforce
13 3 (0.42%) Cognos
13 3 (0.42%) JD Edwards
14 2 (0.28%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Guru Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg. (DOE) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40k & Excellent Corporate Benefits & Ca
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £50k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £34,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £35k to £55k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £40k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £41,644 to £45,505 per annum + £3,000 allowance + health + dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £0
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago