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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 3 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 393 303 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.45% 19.24% 20.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.26% 28.32% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 300 266 363
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
1147 1070 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.61% 67.94% 71.06%
Number of salaries quoted 948 963 1238
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 322 (41.55%) Degree
2 289 (37.29%) C++
3 276 (35.61%) C#
4 244 (31.48%) SQL
5 243 (31.35%) Software Engineering
6 216 (27.87%) Python
7 212 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
8 194 (25.03%) Computer Science
9 192 (24.77%) Linux
10 178 (22.97%) OO
11 158 (20.39%) UNIX
12 156 (20.13%) C
13 155 (20.00%) HTML
13 155 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 155 (20.00%) .NET
14 150 (19.35%) QA
15 147 (18.97%) Oracle
15 147 (18.97%) Scrum
16 141 (18.19%) Mathematics
17 125 (16.13%) Windows
18 115 (14.84%) Perl
19 106 (13.68%) CSS
20 105 (13.55%) XML
21 102 (13.16%) Tomcat
21 102 (13.16%) Finance
22 98 (12.65%) MySQL
22 98 (12.65%) PHP
23 93 (12.00%) Internet
24 87 (11.23%) TDD
25 83 (10.71%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 102 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 65 (8.39%) Apache
3 19 (2.45%) Confluence
4 18 (2.32%) WebLogic
5 14 (1.81%) Node.js
6 11 (1.42%) CMS
6 11 (1.42%) OpenStack
6 11 (1.42%) CloudStack
7 9 (1.16%) IIS
8 4 (0.52%) NetWeaver
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (0.52%) SAP Portal
9 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.13%) SAS
10 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.13%) MediaWiki
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.13%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (2.71%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.06%) MS Office
3 8 (1.03%) 3ds Max
4 5 (0.65%) Mathematica
4 5 (0.65%) MS Project
5 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) Blender
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
6 1 (0.13%) Maya
Business Applications
1 12 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.90%) SunGard APT
2 7 (0.90%) FastVal
3 5 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.71%) SaaS
2 17 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.52%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 93 (12.00%) Internet
2 40 (5.16%) LTE
3 30 (3.87%) Wireless
4 26 (3.35%) HTTP
5 25 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 25 (3.23%) SS7
6 24 (3.10%) VoLTE
7 16 (2.06%) 3GPP
8 13 (1.68%) 3G
9 12 (1.55%) SMS
9 12 (1.55%) SMPP
9 12 (1.55%) NFC
10 11 (1.42%) Intranet
10 11 (1.42%) LDAP
11 8 (1.03%) 2G
12 7 (0.90%) ZigBee
12 7 (0.90%) SNMP
12 7 (0.90%) 4G
13 5 (0.65%) GSM
13 5 (0.65%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (12.65%) MySQL
2 50 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 41 (5.29%) Relational Database
4 34 (4.39%) NoSQL
5 21 (2.71%) Big Data
6 19 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.06%) Data Mining
7 16 (2.06%) RDBMS
8 14 (1.81%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.77%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.52%) SQLite
13 4 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.52%) SAP HANA
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (0.39%) DB2
14 3 (0.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (10.19%) Git (software)
2 59 (7.61%) Selenium
3 46 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 38 (4.90%) Subversion
4 38 (4.90%) Jenkins
5 30 (3.87%) Maven
6 24 (3.10%) Eclipse
7 23 (2.97%) WebDriver
8 20 (2.58%) JUnit
9 18 (2.32%) NUnit
10 16 (2.06%) MSBuild
11 15 (1.94%) JIRA
12 13 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (1.55%) MSTest
14 10 (1.29%) WiX
15 9 (1.16%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.16%) Ant
15 9 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
16 8 (1.03%) CruiseControl
16 8 (1.03%) Hudson
General
1 102 (13.16%) Finance
2 74 (9.55%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.81%) Marketing
4 27 (3.48%) Manufacturing
5 21 (2.71%) Billing
6 19 (2.45%) Electronics
7 13 (1.68%) Banking
8 12 (1.55%) Automotive
9 11 (1.42%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.16%) Games
11 7 (0.90%) Publishing
12 6 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.65%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.52%) Retail
14 4 (0.52%) Military
14 4 (0.52%) Advertising
15 3 (0.39%) Back Office
16 1 (0.13%) Law
16 1 (0.13%) French Language
16 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 307 (39.61%) Developer
2 169 (21.81%) Software Engineer
3 134 (17.29%) Java Developer
4 64 (8.26%) Test Engineer
5 47 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 45 (5.81%) Support Engineer
7 43 (5.55%) Graduate
8 42 (5.42%) Analyst
9 36 (4.65%) Software Test Engineer
10 35 (4.52%) Tester
11 34 (4.39%) Web Developer
12 29 (3.74%) Consultant
13 28 (3.61%) Applications Support
14 27 (3.48%) Junior
15 26 (3.35%) Architect
16 25 (3.23%) Senior Developer
17 20 (2.58%) .NET Developer
17 20 (2.58%) PHP Developer
17 20 (2.58%) Development Engineer
17 20 (2.58%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (20.00%) HTML
1 155 (20.00%) .NET
2 106 (13.68%) CSS
3 105 (13.55%) XML
4 83 (10.71%) Web Services
5 80 (10.32%) J2EE
6 60 (7.74%) jQuery
7 54 (6.97%) ASP.NET
8 47 (6.06%) REST
9 43 (5.55%) Spring
10 30 (3.87%) HTML5
11 24 (3.10%) RESTful
12 23 (2.97%) Ajax
13 22 (2.84%) XSLT
14 19 (2.45%) JSP
14 19 (2.45%) Middleware
14 19 (2.45%) WCF
14 19 (2.45%) CSS3
15 18 (2.32%) STL
16 16 (2.06%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 194 (25.03%) Computer Science
2 141 (18.19%) Mathematics
3 56 (7.23%) Physics
4 30 (3.87%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.61%) Statistics
6 22 (2.84%) Wiki
6 22 (2.84%) Open Source
7 20 (2.58%) PKI
8 19 (2.45%) Cryptography
9 18 (2.32%) Management Information System
10 17 (2.19%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (1.94%) Visualisation
11 15 (1.94%) GIS
12 14 (1.81%) Grid Computing
13 13 (1.68%) Blackberry
13 13 (1.68%) Internet of Things
14 12 (1.55%) DTV
15 10 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
15 10 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
16 9 (1.16%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 192 (24.77%) Linux
2 158 (20.39%) UNIX
3 125 (16.13%) Windows
4 69 (8.90%) Solaris
5 58 (7.48%) Android
6 52 (6.71%) Apple iOS
7 18 (2.32%) Windows Phone
8 16 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (1.94%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.65%) Debian
11 5 (0.65%) AIX
11 5 (0.65%) HPUX
11 5 (0.65%) Windows Phone 8
12 4 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (31.35%) Software Engineering
2 212 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (22.97%) OO
4 147 (18.97%) Scrum
5 87 (11.23%) TDD
6 63 (8.13%) Test Automation
7 61 (7.87%) OOD
8 58 (7.48%) OOP
9 45 (5.81%) Test Scripting
10 41 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (5.03%) Automated Testing
12 38 (4.90%) Software Testing
13 37 (4.77%) MVC
14 35 (4.52%) BDD
15 33 (4.26%) Regression Testing
16 31 (4.00%) Multithreading
17 25 (3.23%) Machine Learning
17 25 (3.23%) SOA
18 24 (3.10%) Information Security
18 24 (3.10%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 289 (37.29%) C++
2 276 (35.61%) C#
3 244 (31.48%) SQL
4 216 (27.87%) Python
5 156 (20.13%) C
6 155 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 115 (14.84%) Perl
8 98 (12.65%) PHP
9 71 (9.16%) Ruby
10 28 (3.61%) Objective-C
11 25 (3.23%) PowerShell
12 20 (2.58%) Bash Shell
13 14 (1.81%) Scala
13 14 (1.81%) PL/SQL
13 14 (1.81%) VB
14 12 (1.55%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.55%) XAML
14 12 (1.55%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.16%) Tcl
16 8 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 322 (41.55%) Degree
2 31 (4.00%) ISEB
3 19 (2.45%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.81%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.55%) PhD
6 8 (1.03%) CISSP
7 6 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.39%) CEH
9 3 (0.39%) CISMP
10 2 (0.26%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.13%) HNC
11 1 (0.13%) HND
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (19.35%) QA
2 11 (1.42%) ISO 9000
2 11 (1.42%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.26%) SLA
3 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.26%) GAMP
3 2 (0.26%) GCP
3 2 (0.26%) GMP
4 1 (0.13%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (1.42%) Puppet
1 11 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.16%) OpenSSO
3 3 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 147 (18.97%) Oracle
2 63 (8.13%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.81%) Sun
4 34 (4.39%) Sybase
5 25 (3.23%) SAP
6 19 (2.45%) JBoss
6 19 (2.45%) Atlassian
7 18 (2.32%) VMware
8 11 (1.42%) Telerik
9 9 (1.16%) Zend
10 8 (1.03%) Perforce
11 7 (0.90%) SunGard
12 6 (0.77%) MKS
13 5 (0.65%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.65%) CA
13 5 (0.65%) Google
14 4 (0.52%) Coverity
14 4 (0.52%) HP
15 3 (0.39%) Adobe
16 2 (0.26%) Symbian
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