The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 89 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 21 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.51% 0.45% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Senior Java Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (55.56%) J2EE
4 22 (48.89%) OO
4 22 (48.89%) TDD
5 19 (42.22%) Spring
6 18 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 17 (37.78%) Hibernate
7 17 (37.78%) MySQL
8 16 (35.56%) Web Services
9 15 (33.33%) Maven
10 14 (31.11%) Java EE
10 14 (31.11%) Tomcat
11 12 (26.67%) Windows
11 12 (26.67%) SQL
11 12 (26.67%) Android Development
11 12 (26.67%) Android
12 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
12 10 (22.22%) RDBMS
12 10 (22.22%) Scrum
13 9 (20.00%) JBoss
13 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 8 (17.78%) Oracle
15 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
15 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (11.11%) jQuery
16 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
16 5 (11.11%) Degree
16 5 (11.11%) Web Development
17 4 (8.89%) Mathematics

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.11%) Tomcat
2 9 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) MySQL
2 10 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (33.33%) Maven
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) J2EE
2 19 (42.22%) Spring
3 17 (37.78%) Hibernate
4 16 (35.56%) Web Services
5 14 (31.11%) Java EE
6 5 (11.11%) jQuery
7 4 (8.89%) JSF
7 4 (8.89%) CSS
7 4 (8.89%) Servlets
7 4 (8.89%) HTML
8 3 (6.67%) Struts
8 3 (6.67%) JPA
8 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.44%) SOAP
9 2 (4.44%) EJB
10 1 (2.22%) JSP
10 1 (2.22%) RESTful
10 1 (2.22%) REST
10 1 (2.22%) XML
10 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
1 12 (26.67%) Android
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) TDD
2 22 (48.89%) OO
3 12 (26.67%) Android Development
4 10 (22.22%) Scrum
5 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.11%) Web Development
7 4 (8.89%) SDLC
8 3 (6.67%) Kanban
8 3 (6.67%) MVC
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.44%) Open Source
9 2 (4.44%) BDD
10 1 (2.22%) OOP
10 1 (2.22%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.22%) CRM
10 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Red Hat