The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 383 295 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.57% 19.88% 17.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.57% 30.38% 24.58%
Number of salaries quoted 277 255 330
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%
Java
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1108 971 1546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.39% 65.43% 71.51%
Number of salaries quoted 856 847 1374
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 307 (40.77%) C++
2 301 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (39.31%) Degree
4 268 (35.59%) Software Engineering
5 233 (30.94%) C#
6 222 (29.48%) Python
7 218 (28.95%) SQL
8 195 (25.90%) Computer Science
9 184 (24.44%) OO
10 183 (24.30%) Linux
11 177 (23.51%) C
12 174 (23.11%) UNIX
13 161 (21.38%) HTML
14 145 (19.26%) JavaScript
15 136 (18.06%) QA
16 132 (17.53%) Oracle
17 129 (17.13%) Mathematics
18 127 (16.87%) Scrum
19 122 (16.20%) .NET
20 114 (15.14%) Windows
21 107 (14.21%) CSS
22 101 (13.41%) Internet
23 100 (13.28%) Finance
24 99 (13.15%) XML
25 98 (13.01%) Perl
26 96 (12.75%) Tomcat
27 89 (11.82%) MySQL
28 86 (11.42%) Web Services
29 85 (11.29%) Git (software)
30 79 (10.49%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 96 (12.75%) Tomcat
2 55 (7.30%) Apache
3 25 (3.32%) Confluence
4 19 (2.52%) JBoss
5 17 (2.26%) OpenStack
6 15 (1.99%) CloudStack
6 15 (1.99%) Node.js
7 14 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.66%) CMS
9 4 (0.53%) NetWeaver
9 4 (0.53%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (0.53%) SAP Portal
10 3 (0.40%) IIS
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.13%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.13%) SAS
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 19 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.39%) MS Office
3 12 (1.59%) 3ds Max
4 6 (0.80%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.66%) MS Project
6 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) Blender
7 1 (0.13%) Maya
7 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.72%) SaaS
2 16 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (0.53%) CloudFront
5 4 (0.53%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 101 (13.41%) Internet
2 34 (4.52%) Wireless
3 31 (4.12%) LTE
4 25 (3.32%) HTTP
5 22 (2.92%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.12%) SS7
7 15 (1.99%) 3G
7 15 (1.99%) VoLTE
8 14 (1.86%) 3GPP
9 11 (1.46%) Intranet
10 10 (1.33%) SNMP
10 10 (1.33%) 2G
11 9 (1.20%) 4G
12 8 (1.06%) SMS
12 8 (1.06%) SMPP
12 8 (1.06%) NFC
13 6 (0.80%) GSM
13 6 (0.80%) UMTS
13 6 (0.80%) IPv6
14 5 (0.66%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (11.82%) MySQL
2 44 (5.84%) NoSQL
3 42 (5.58%) SQL Server
4 39 (5.18%) Relational Database
5 31 (4.12%) Big Data
6 17 (2.26%) RDBMS
6 17 (2.26%) MongoDB
7 11 (1.46%) Data Mining
8 10 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.06%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.53%) SAP HANA
11 4 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.53%) SQLite
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.40%) DB2
12 3 (0.40%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 85 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 58 (7.70%) Selenium
3 50 (6.64%) Jenkins
4 49 (6.51%) Visual Studio
5 41 (5.44%) Maven
6 38 (5.05%) Subversion
7 27 (3.59%) Eclipse
8 25 (3.32%) JUnit
9 24 (3.19%) WebDriver
10 19 (2.52%) JIRA
11 15 (1.99%) NUnit
12 14 (1.86%) MSBuild
13 12 (1.59%) Ant
13 12 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (1.33%) WiX
15 9 (1.20%) Cucumber
16 8 (1.06%) Hudson
16 8 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
16 8 (1.06%) CruiseControl
16 8 (1.06%) MSTest
General
1 100 (13.28%) Finance
2 61 (8.10%) Telecoms
3 53 (7.04%) Marketing
4 25 (3.32%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.39%) Billing
6 15 (1.99%) Multimedia
7 14 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (1.59%) Electronics
8 12 (1.59%) Banking
9 8 (1.06%) Automotive
10 6 (0.80%) Games
11 5 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.53%) Advertising
12 4 (0.53%) Publishing
12 4 (0.53%) Military
12 4 (0.53%) Retail
13 3 (0.40%) Back Office
14 2 (0.27%) Legal
14 2 (0.27%) Local Government
15 1 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 294 (39.04%) Developer
2 177 (23.51%) Software Engineer
3 147 (19.52%) Java Developer
4 59 (7.84%) Test Engineer
5 47 (6.24%) Graduate
6 46 (6.11%) Software Developer
7 43 (5.71%) Analyst
8 41 (5.44%) Support Engineer
9 33 (4.38%) Software Test Engineer
10 31 (4.12%) Senior Developer
11 30 (3.98%) Junior
12 29 (3.85%) Applications Support
13 26 (3.45%) Consultant
14 25 (3.32%) Author
14 25 (3.32%) Technical Author
15 23 (3.05%) Tester
16 22 (2.92%) C++ Software Engineer
16 22 (2.92%) Senior Java Developer
17 19 (2.52%) Development Engineer
17 19 (2.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (21.38%) HTML
2 122 (16.20%) .NET
3 107 (14.21%) CSS
4 99 (13.15%) XML
5 86 (11.42%) Web Services
6 62 (8.23%) J2EE
7 55 (7.30%) jQuery
8 50 (6.64%) REST
9 48 (6.37%) Spring
10 38 (5.05%) ASP.NET
11 37 (4.91%) HTML5
12 32 (4.25%) RESTful
13 24 (3.19%) Ajax
14 23 (3.05%) CSS3
15 18 (2.39%) Hibernate
15 18 (2.39%) WCF
16 17 (2.26%) Middleware
16 17 (2.26%) STL
17 16 (2.12%) Swing
18 15 (1.99%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 195 (25.90%) Computer Science
2 129 (17.13%) Mathematics
3 62 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (7.04%) User Experience
5 47 (6.24%) Algorithms
6 41 (5.44%) Physics
7 36 (4.78%) Open Source
8 30 (3.98%) Mobile App
9 26 (3.45%) Wiki
9 26 (3.45%) Statistics
9 26 (3.45%) Cryptography
10 25 (3.32%) PKI
11 22 (2.92%) Embedded Systems
11 22 (2.92%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.99%) GIS
12 15 (1.99%) Data Structures
13 14 (1.86%) Internet of Things
13 14 (1.86%) 3D Graphics
14 12 (1.59%) Visualisation
15 11 (1.46%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 183 (24.30%) Linux
2 174 (23.11%) UNIX
3 114 (15.14%) Windows
4 63 (8.37%) Solaris
5 47 (6.24%) Android
6 42 (5.58%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.59%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.06%) AIX
9 8 (1.06%) HPUX
9 8 (1.06%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (0.80%) Debian
12 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (39.97%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (35.59%) Software Engineering
3 184 (24.44%) OO
4 127 (16.87%) Scrum
5 79 (10.49%) TDD
6 70 (9.30%) OOD
7 50 (6.64%) Test Scripting
8 49 (6.51%) OOP
9 48 (6.37%) Test Automation
9 48 (6.37%) Mentoring
10 42 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (5.31%) Automated Testing
12 38 (5.05%) BDD
13 37 (4.91%) Software Testing
14 36 (4.78%) Manual Testing
15 33 (4.38%) Web Development
16 30 (3.98%) Multithreading
17 28 (3.72%) Information Security
18 23 (3.05%) SOA
19 22 (2.92%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 307 (40.77%) C++
2 233 (30.94%) C#
3 222 (29.48%) Python
4 218 (28.95%) SQL
5 177 (23.51%) C
6 145 (19.26%) JavaScript
7 98 (13.01%) Perl
8 79 (10.49%) PHP
9 54 (7.17%) Ruby
10 28 (3.72%) Objective-C
11 27 (3.59%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.52%) Scala
13 17 (2.26%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.59%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.46%) Embedded C
16 9 (1.20%) GLSL
16 9 (1.20%) R
17 8 (1.06%) VB.NET
17 8 (1.06%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.06%) XAML
Qualifications
1 296 (39.31%) Degree
2 24 (3.19%) ISEB
3 20 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 16 (2.12%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.86%) PhD
6 10 (1.33%) CISSP
7 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.40%) CEH
8 3 (0.40%) CISMP
9 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) HNC
9 1 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (18.06%) QA
2 15 (1.99%) ISO 9000
3 8 (1.06%) ISO 8583
4 6 (0.80%) SLA
5 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.40%) GAMP
5 3 (0.40%) GCP
5 3 (0.40%) GMP
System Software
1 12 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.06%) Firmware
3 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.13%) Xen
4 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (0.93%) Puppet
2 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.40%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 132 (17.53%) Oracle
2 54 (7.17%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.31%) Sun
4 26 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 24 (3.19%) Sybase
6 18 (2.39%) SAP
7 14 (1.86%) VMware
8 12 (1.59%) Google
9 9 (1.20%) Zend
9 9 (1.20%) Telerik
10 6 (0.80%) MKS
10 6 (0.80%) Perforce
11 5 (0.66%) CA
11 5 (0.66%) Sencha
12 4 (0.53%) Facebook
12 4 (0.53%) HP
12 4 (0.53%) Intel
12 4 (0.53%) Sony
12 4 (0.53%) Coverity
13 3 (0.40%) JD Edwards
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