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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 305 383 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.15% 21.54% 17.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.55% 32.57% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 258 282 258
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
937 1176 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 64.98% 66.14% 69.37%
Number of salaries quoted 832 1003 1070
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 243 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (41.32%) SQL
3 229 (39.76%) C++
4 228 (39.58%) Degree
5 185 (32.12%) Software Engineering
6 172 (29.86%) C#
7 161 (27.95%) HTML
8 159 (27.60%) Computer Science
9 157 (27.26%) JavaScript
10 156 (27.08%) OO
11 142 (24.65%) Linux
12 116 (20.14%) Windows
13 103 (17.88%) Scrum
14 98 (17.01%) Python
14 98 (17.01%) C
14 98 (17.01%) Oracle
15 97 (16.84%) .NET
16 96 (16.67%) CSS
16 96 (16.67%) Android
17 90 (15.63%) J2EE
18 81 (14.06%) Spring
19 80 (13.89%) UNIX
20 77 (13.37%) Web Services
21 74 (12.85%) SQL Server
21 74 (12.85%) Tomcat
22 73 (12.67%) TDD
23 67 (11.63%) MySQL
23 67 (11.63%) Selenium
23 67 (11.63%) jQuery
23 67 (11.63%) Apple iOS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 74 (12.85%) Tomcat
2 36 (6.25%) Apache
3 24 (4.17%) JBoss
4 15 (2.60%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.56%) CMS
5 9 (1.56%) OpenStack
6 8 (1.39%) nginx
6 8 (1.39%) Zope
6 8 (1.39%) Plone
6 8 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.22%) Confluence
7 7 (1.22%) Node.js
8 6 (1.04%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.87%) Documentum
10 2 (0.35%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.35%) IIS
10 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Portal
10 2 (0.35%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.17%) Kentico
11 1 (0.17%) Smallworld
Applications
1 8 (1.39%) MS Project
2 7 (1.22%) MS Office
3 6 (1.04%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.04%) AutoCAD
3 6 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (1.04%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 6 (1.04%) Revit
3 6 (1.04%) MicroStation
3 6 (1.04%) Solid Edge
3 6 (1.04%) Siemens NX
3 6 (1.04%) PTC Creo
4 3 (0.52%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.60%) SaaS
2 14 (2.43%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.29%) Internet
2 19 (3.30%) LTE
3 18 (3.13%) VoLTE
3 18 (3.13%) SS7
3 18 (3.13%) INAP
4 16 (2.78%) Wireless
5 15 (2.60%) HTTP
6 13 (2.26%) SSL
7 12 (2.08%) Firewall
8 8 (1.39%) DNS
9 7 (1.22%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.52%) Network Security
10 3 (0.52%) Skype
11 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.35%) SSH
12 1 (0.17%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.17%) NFC
12 1 (0.17%) VPN
12 1 (0.17%) Intranet
12 1 (0.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 67 (11.63%) MySQL
3 52 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 20 (3.47%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.26%) MariaDB
7 12 (2.08%) Big Data
8 11 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.87%) Neo4j
9 5 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.87%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.52%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.52%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 67 (11.63%) Selenium
2 47 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 45 (7.81%) Jenkins
4 37 (6.42%) Maven
5 26 (4.51%) Subversion
6 23 (3.99%) Visual Studio
7 22 (3.82%) Eclipse
7 22 (3.82%) JIRA
8 21 (3.65%) JMeter
9 15 (2.60%) Cucumber
10 14 (2.43%) SoapUI
11 7 (1.22%) Mockito
11 7 (1.22%) TestNG
11 7 (1.22%) Ant
11 7 (1.22%) JUnit
12 6 (1.04%) GCC
12 6 (1.04%) Android Studio
13 5 (0.87%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.87%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.87%) HP UFT
General
1 58 (10.07%) Telecoms
2 49 (8.51%) Finance
3 29 (5.03%) Marketing
4 18 (3.13%) Billing
5 10 (1.74%) Electronics
5 10 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.39%) Automotive
7 6 (1.04%) Games
8 5 (0.87%) Local Government
8 5 (0.87%) Publishing
9 4 (0.69%) Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.35%) Advertising
11 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 313 (54.34%) Developer
2 170 (29.51%) Java Developer
3 129 (22.40%) Software Engineer
4 72 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 66 (11.46%) Senior Developer
6 45 (7.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 35 (6.08%) Tester
8 28 (4.86%) Architect
8 28 (4.86%) Graduate
9 27 (4.69%) Lead Developer
10 25 (4.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 25 (4.34%) Automation Tester
11 24 (4.17%) Junior
12 23 (3.99%) Lead Java Developer
13 20 (3.47%) Support Engineer
14 19 (3.30%) Java Software Engineer
14 19 (3.30%) Java Software Developer
15 17 (2.95%) Junior Developer
15 17 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (2.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (27.95%) HTML
2 97 (16.84%) .NET
3 96 (16.67%) CSS
4 90 (15.63%) J2EE
5 81 (14.06%) Spring
6 77 (13.37%) Web Services
7 67 (11.63%) jQuery
8 52 (9.03%) ASP.NET
9 50 (8.68%) XML
10 48 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 36 (6.25%) SOAP
12 35 (6.08%) MFC
13 29 (5.03%) Java EE
13 29 (5.03%) HTML5
14 24 (4.17%) REST
15 21 (3.65%) JSP
16 17 (2.95%) J2SE
17 16 (2.78%) EJB
17 16 (2.78%) RESTful
18 14 (2.43%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 159 (27.60%) Computer Science
2 64 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 55 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (6.42%) User Experience
5 33 (5.73%) Algorithms
6 31 (5.38%) Pocket PC
7 30 (5.21%) Physics
8 23 (3.99%) Client/Server
9 20 (3.47%) Data Structures
10 19 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (3.13%) Mobile App
11 18 (3.13%) GIS
12 16 (2.78%) Internet of Things
13 15 (2.60%) Mobile Payment
14 12 (2.08%) Cryptography
15 11 (1.91%) Management Information System
15 11 (1.91%) Informatics
16 9 (1.56%) Robotics
16 9 (1.56%) Clustering
16 9 (1.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 142 (24.65%) Linux
2 116 (20.14%) Windows
3 96 (16.67%) Android
4 80 (13.89%) UNIX
5 67 (11.63%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.60%) CentOS
7 11 (1.91%) Solaris
8 10 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (1.39%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.35%) AIX
13 2 (0.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (32.12%) Software Engineering
3 156 (27.08%) OO
4 103 (17.88%) Scrum
5 73 (12.67%) TDD
6 52 (9.03%) OOP
7 41 (7.12%) Test Automation
7 41 (7.12%) SDLC
8 40 (6.94%) Web Development
9 38 (6.60%) Test Scripting
10 33 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (5.56%) Android Development
12 30 (5.21%) Open Source
13 28 (4.86%) Kanban
14 27 (4.69%) Multithreading
15 26 (4.51%) Mentoring
16 25 (4.34%) OOD
17 24 (4.17%) Manual Testing
18 23 (3.99%) Software Testing
19 22 (3.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 238 (41.32%) SQL
2 229 (39.76%) C++
3 172 (29.86%) C#
4 157 (27.26%) JavaScript
5 98 (17.01%) C
5 98 (17.01%) Python
6 54 (9.38%) Perl
7 51 (8.85%) Objective-C
8 48 (8.33%) PHP
9 34 (5.90%) Ruby
10 21 (3.65%) Scala
11 16 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 11 (1.91%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.56%) SAPscript
13 9 (1.56%) ABAP
14 7 (1.22%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.04%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.04%) Go
16 5 (0.87%) R
16 5 (0.87%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 228 (39.58%) Degree
2 33 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (5.38%) MCP
4 9 (1.56%) ISEB
5 8 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.69%) PhD
8 3 (0.52%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.52%) RHCE
8 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.52%) LPIC
8 3 (0.52%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.08%) QA
2 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (2.60%) Xen
2 12 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.91%) Postfix
4 9 (1.56%) Varnish
5 8 (1.39%) qmail
5 8 (1.39%) KVM
6 7 (1.22%) VirtualBox
7 6 (1.04%) Active Directory
8 5 (0.87%) Firmware
8 5 (0.87%) Docker
8 5 (0.87%) LXC
8 5 (0.87%) iptables
8 5 (0.87%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 10 (1.74%) HAProxy
2 8 (1.39%) systemd
3 5 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.87%) Mesos
4 3 (0.52%) Puppet
5 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 98 (17.01%) Oracle
2 57 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.34%) WorldPay
4 17 (2.95%) Atlassian
5 15 (2.60%) Xamarin
6 14 (2.43%) SAP
6 14 (2.43%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.26%) VMware
8 10 (1.74%) Autodesk
8 10 (1.74%) Sun
9 7 (1.22%) Google
10 6 (1.04%) Tableau
11 5 (0.87%) Pegasus
11 5 (0.87%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.87%) IBM
12 4 (0.69%) PTC
12 4 (0.69%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.52%) Fujitsu
14 2 (0.35%) Lumension
14 2 (0.35%) ESRI
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: 25-35k + 22 days holiday + Flexi-time + option to work from home!
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 45k-50k + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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