The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 64 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 43 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.64% 0.80% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 0.82% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 19
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,450 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
1127 1468 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.43% 97.74% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1142 1227
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,804
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (92.86%) Software Engineering
3 65 (77.38%) Computer Science
4 59 (70.24%) Degree
5 45 (53.57%) Mathematics
6 42 (50.00%) Python
6 42 (50.00%) C++
7 32 (38.10%) Physics
8 28 (33.33%) Perl
8 28 (33.33%) Linux
9 26 (30.95%) PhD
10 24 (28.57%) C#
11 21 (25.00%) Algorithms
12 18 (21.43%) QA
13 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
13 17 (20.24%) OOP
14 16 (19.05%) SQL
15 14 (16.67%) OO
16 13 (15.48%) Windows
16 13 (15.48%) Bluetooth
16 13 (15.48%) 802.11
16 13 (15.48%) Wireless
16 13 (15.48%) Electronics
16 13 (15.48%) Cross-Platform Development
16 13 (15.48%) 802.1X
16 13 (15.48%) Android Development
16 13 (15.48%) Bioinformatics
16 13 (15.48%) Android
17 10 (11.90%) Machine Learning
17 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.19%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) 802.11
1 13 (15.48%) Bluetooth
1 13 (15.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) MySQL
2 7 (8.33%) Big Data
3 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.57%) HBase
4 3 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (15.48%) Electronics
2 9 (10.71%) Aerospace
2 9 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.76%) Automotive
3 4 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) 802.1X
2 9 (10.71%) J2EE
3 8 (9.52%) Web Services
4 4 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 4 (4.76%) JSP
4 4 (4.76%) Spring
5 3 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (1.19%) CSS
6 1 (1.19%) HTML
6 1 (1.19%) HTML5
6 1 (1.19%) OpenCV
6 1 (1.19%) Theano
6 1 (1.19%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (77.38%) Computer Science
2 21 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 10 (11.90%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.33%) Linux
2 13 (15.48%) Android
2 13 (15.48%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 45 (53.57%) Mathematics
3 32 (38.10%) Physics
4 17 (20.24%) OOP
5 14 (16.67%) OO
6 13 (15.48%) Android Development
6 13 (15.48%) Bioinformatics
6 13 (15.48%) Cross-Platform Development
7 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.90%) Machine Learning
8 9 (10.71%) CAD
8 9 (10.71%) Informatics
9 8 (9.52%) Multithreading
10 7 (8.33%) SDLC
11 6 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (7.14%) Visualisation
12 5 (5.95%) Artificial Intelligence
13 4 (4.76%) Biology
13 4 (4.76%) Distributed Algorithms
13 4 (4.76%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (50.00%) C++
2 42 (50.00%) Python
3 28 (33.33%) Perl
4 24 (28.57%) C#
5 16 (19.05%) SQL
6 8 (9.52%) C
6 8 (9.52%) MATLAB
7 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.76%) PHP
10 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (70.24%) Degree
2 26 (30.95%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
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