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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 302 262 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.97% 16.25% 22.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.09% 24.33% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 259 208 265
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
941 1077 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 62.24% 66.81% 64.05%
Number of salaries quoted 775 877 790
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 225 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
1 225 (40.83%) Degree
2 173 (31.40%) SQL
3 157 (28.49%) Computer Science
4 152 (27.59%) Software Engineering
5 149 (27.04%) C++
6 116 (21.05%) C#
7 114 (20.69%) HTML
7 114 (20.69%) Scrum
8 111 (20.15%) JavaScript
9 105 (19.06%) OO
10 99 (17.97%) Web Services
11 95 (17.24%) Oracle
12 92 (16.70%) Linux
13 90 (16.33%) Python
13 90 (16.33%) CSS
14 82 (14.88%) REST
15 72 (13.07%) Git (software)
15 72 (13.07%) Selenium
16 70 (12.70%) Mathematics
16 70 (12.70%) J2EE
17 69 (12.52%) XML
18 66 (11.98%) Spring
19 60 (10.89%) QA
20 58 (10.53%) .NET
21 57 (10.34%) C
21 57 (10.34%) TDD
21 57 (10.34%) Algorithms
22 56 (10.16%) OOP
22 56 (10.16%) NoSQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (5.63%) Apache
2 27 (4.90%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.27%) JBoss
4 11 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 10 (1.81%) Documentum
6 7 (1.27%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.73%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.73%) IIS
7 4 (0.73%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.54%) CMS
9 2 (0.36%) Confluence
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.18%) nginx
10 1 (0.18%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.09%) MS Office
3 3 (0.54%) 3ds Max
3 3 (0.54%) Blender
3 3 (0.54%) Maya
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (6.72%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.09%) CloudFront
5 5 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.73%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.54%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) SaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.90%) HTTP
2 21 (3.81%) Internet
3 10 (1.81%) LTE
3 10 (1.81%) VoLTE
4 6 (1.09%) AMQP
4 6 (1.09%) Bluetooth
4 6 (1.09%) MQTT
4 6 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.91%) 3GPP
5 5 (0.91%) SS7
5 5 (0.91%) SSL
6 4 (0.73%) LDAP
6 4 (0.73%) Modbus
6 4 (0.73%) Wireless
6 4 (0.73%) ZigBee
7 3 (0.54%) INAP
7 3 (0.54%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.54%) Value-Added Service
8 2 (0.36%) DNS
8 2 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.16%) NoSQL
2 53 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 48 (8.71%) Big Data
4 25 (4.54%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.45%) MySQL
6 10 (1.81%) GIS
7 7 (1.27%) Data Mining
7 7 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.91%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.73%) DB2
9 4 (0.73%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.73%) Text Mining
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (0.54%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.54%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 72 (13.07%) Git (software)
1 72 (13.07%) Selenium
2 45 (8.17%) JIRA
3 32 (5.81%) Eclipse
3 32 (5.81%) Jenkins
4 28 (5.08%) Maven
5 23 (4.17%) Android Studio
6 20 (3.63%) JMeter
7 19 (3.45%) Visual Studio
8 18 (3.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (2.90%) Mercurial
10 13 (2.36%) SoapUI
10 13 (2.36%) WebDriver
11 11 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (2.00%) SonarQube
12 10 (1.81%) Appium
12 10 (1.81%) Hudson
13 9 (1.63%) JUnit
13 9 (1.63%) Selenium IDE
13 9 (1.63%) Subversion
General
1 43 (7.80%) Finance
2 36 (6.53%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.44%) Games
4 14 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (1.81%) Electronics
6 9 (1.63%) Publishing
7 8 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.09%) Automotive
9 5 (0.91%) Banking
9 5 (0.91%) Marketing
10 4 (0.73%) Billing
10 4 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Military
11 2 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 265 (48.09%) Developer
2 175 (31.76%) Java Developer
3 91 (16.52%) Software Engineer
4 77 (13.97%) Java Engineer
5 53 (9.62%) Junior
6 49 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
7 47 (8.53%) Senior Developer
8 43 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
9 40 (7.26%) Test Engineer
10 38 (6.90%) Software Developer
11 37 (6.72%) Junior Developer
12 32 (5.81%) Analyst
13 31 (5.63%) Lead Developer
14 30 (5.44%) Java Software Developer
15 29 (5.26%) Graduate
16 27 (4.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 26 (4.72%) Systems Developer
18 25 (4.54%) Architect
19 24 (4.36%) Programmer
19 24 (4.36%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (20.69%) HTML
2 99 (17.97%) Web Services
3 90 (16.33%) CSS
4 82 (14.88%) REST
5 70 (12.70%) J2EE
6 69 (12.52%) XML
7 66 (11.98%) Spring
8 58 (10.53%) .NET
9 55 (9.98%) HTML5
10 47 (8.53%) SOAP
11 39 (7.08%) jQuery
12 33 (5.99%) JSON
13 30 (5.44%) Hibernate
14 23 (4.17%) RESTful
15 20 (3.63%) CSS3
15 20 (3.63%) JDBC
16 19 (3.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 16 (2.90%) Android SDK
17 16 (2.90%) Spring MVC
18 13 (2.36%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 157 (28.49%) Computer Science
2 70 (12.70%) Mathematics
3 57 (10.34%) Algorithms
4 36 (6.53%) Data Structures
5 33 (5.99%) Mobile App
6 32 (5.81%) Physics
7 28 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (4.72%) Cryptography
9 21 (3.81%) User Experience
10 18 (3.27%) Life Science
11 16 (2.90%) Client/Server
12 15 (2.72%) Mobile Payment
13 13 (2.36%) Replication
14 12 (2.18%) Fintech
15 11 (2.00%) Management Information System
16 10 (1.81%) Internet of Things
17 9 (1.63%) Clustering
17 9 (1.63%) Digital Media
18 6 (1.09%) Augmented Reality
19 5 (0.91%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 92 (16.70%) Linux
2 55 (9.98%) Android
3 54 (9.80%) Unix
4 50 (9.07%) Windows
5 17 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.90%) Solaris
7 9 (1.63%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.45%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.73%) CentOS
10 4 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.54%) AIX
11 3 (0.54%) HPUX
12 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (27.59%) Software Engineering
3 114 (20.69%) Scrum
4 105 (19.06%) OO
5 57 (10.34%) TDD
6 56 (10.16%) OOP
7 46 (8.35%) UML
8 40 (7.26%) Mentoring
9 39 (7.08%) Test Automation
9 39 (7.08%) Unit Testing
10 36 (6.53%) Kanban
11 34 (6.17%) Requirements Analysis
12 33 (5.99%) Android Development
12 33 (5.99%) MVC
13 32 (5.81%) Open Source
14 30 (5.44%) Software Testing
15 25 (4.54%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (4.54%) High Availability
16 23 (4.17%) SDLC
16 23 (4.17%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 173 (31.40%) SQL
2 149 (27.04%) C++
3 116 (21.05%) C#
4 111 (20.15%) JavaScript
5 90 (16.33%) Python
6 57 (10.34%) C
7 49 (8.89%) Perl
8 24 (4.36%) Shell Script
9 22 (3.99%) Scala
10 17 (3.09%) PHP
11 9 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.63%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.45%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.45%) R
12 8 (1.45%) Ruby
13 6 (1.09%) Erlang
13 6 (1.09%) Objective-C
14 5 (0.91%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.73%) Fortran
15 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 225 (40.83%) Degree
2 42 (7.62%) PhD
3 7 (1.27%) ISEB
4 6 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.73%) LPIC
5 4 (0.73%) RHCE
6 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.18%) MBA
6 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (10.89%) QA
2 6 (1.09%) FIPS 140-2
3 4 (0.73%) WAI
4 2 (0.36%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 39 (7.08%) Docker
2 10 (1.81%) Xen
3 8 (1.45%) iptables
3 8 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.09%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.73%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.73%) Firmware
5 4 (0.73%) KVM
5 4 (0.73%) LXC
5 4 (0.73%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 8 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.09%) Puppet
3 4 (0.73%) Cobbler
3 4 (0.73%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 95 (17.24%) Oracle
2 20 (3.63%) WorldPay
3 16 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 15 (2.72%) Sun
5 8 (1.45%) VMware
6 6 (1.09%) Autodesk
6 6 (1.09%) Google
6 6 (1.09%) IBM
6 6 (1.09%) PTC
7 5 (0.91%) Atlassian
7 5 (0.91%) SAP
8 4 (0.73%) CA
8 4 (0.73%) Dell
8 4 (0.73%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.73%) Wind River
9 3 (0.54%) Sybase
10 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
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