The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 4 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 296 298 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.40% 20.41% 16.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 32.68% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 256 250 204
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
829 912 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.95% 62.47% 66.05%
Number of salaries quoted 731 767 866
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Java.

1 243 (42.56%) Computer Science
2 241 (42.21%) C++
3 224 (39.23%) Python
4 223 (39.05%) Degree
5 213 (37.30%) Linux
6 199 (34.85%) C#
7 192 (33.63%) Software Engineering
8 186 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
9 162 (28.37%) SQL
10 148 (25.92%) JavaScript
11 132 (23.12%) Mathematics
12 115 (20.14%) .NET
13 100 (17.51%) HTML
14 99 (17.34%) OO
14 99 (17.34%) Physics
15 96 (16.81%) Algorithms
16 95 (16.64%) C
17 93 (16.29%) Windows
18 87 (15.24%) Perl
19 84 (14.71%) Web Services
20 79 (13.84%) Multithreading
21 77 (13.49%) CSS
22 74 (12.96%) Unix
23 73 (12.78%) SDLC
24 72 (12.61%) PhD
25 70 (12.26%) XML
26 67 (11.73%) MySQL
26 67 (11.73%) Finance
27 66 (11.56%) Spring
28 63 (11.03%) Machine Learning

Java
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 40 (7.01%) Tomcat
2 30 (5.25%) Apache
2 30 (5.25%) WebLogic
3 17 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (2.45%) JBoss
5 8 (1.40%) Confluence
6 6 (1.05%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.88%) Jetty
8 3 (0.53%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.35%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.35%) ColdFusion
9 2 (0.35%) IIS
9 2 (0.35%) nginx
9 2 (0.35%) SAS
9 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.35%) WildFly
10 1 (0.18%) Luigi
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.53%) MS Office
2 2 (0.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.05%) GitHub
5 4 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.53%) SaaS
7 2 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.35%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.65%) Internet
2 29 (5.08%) HTTP
3 18 (3.15%) Wireless
4 13 (2.28%) Bluetooth
5 11 (1.93%) 802.11
6 9 (1.58%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.88%) SSL
8 4 (0.70%) ZigBee
9 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.18%) 3G
10 1 (0.18%) 4G
10 1 (0.18%) DHCP
10 1 (0.18%) DNS
10 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.18%) GSM
10 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.18%) RTP
10 1 (0.18%) SAN
10 1 (0.18%) UPnP
10 1 (0.18%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (11.73%) MySQL
2 52 (9.11%) NoSQL
3 43 (7.53%) Big Data
4 39 (6.83%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.50%) SQL Server
6 19 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.45%) HBase
7 14 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.10%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.23%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.05%) Parquet
12 5 (0.88%) Text Mining
13 3 (0.53%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.53%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.53%) Spotfire
13 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 55 (9.63%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.13%) Selenium
3 26 (4.55%) Maven
4 23 (4.03%) JIRA
5 21 (3.68%) Subversion
6 19 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 19 (3.33%) JUnit
7 17 (2.98%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.93%) Eclipse
8 11 (1.93%) Gradle
9 10 (1.75%) NUnit
10 8 (1.40%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.88%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.88%) IntelliJ
11 5 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.88%) TestNG
12 4 (0.70%) Ant
12 4 (0.70%) JMeter
12 4 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 67 (11.73%) Finance
2 19 (3.33%) Electronics
3 16 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (1.75%) Automotive
5 8 (1.40%) Aerospace
5 8 (1.40%) Publishing
6 6 (1.05%) Games
7 5 (0.88%) Advertising
7 5 (0.88%) Banking
8 4 (0.70%) German Language
8 4 (0.70%) Marketing
9 2 (0.35%) French Language
9 2 (0.35%) Retail
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.18%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 316 (55.34%) Developer
2 180 (31.52%) Java Developer
3 130 (22.77%) Software Developer
4 128 (22.42%) Software Engineer
5 126 (22.07%) Graduate
6 116 (20.32%) Java Engineer
7 79 (13.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 71 (12.43%) Graduate Developer
9 45 (7.88%) C++ Developer
10 44 (7.71%) Java Software Developer
11 41 (7.18%) Graduate Software Developer
12 35 (6.13%) C++ Software Engineer
13 34 (5.95%) C++ Software Developer
14 31 (5.43%) Graduate Java Developer
15 30 (5.25%) Programmer
16 29 (5.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 28 (4.90%) Graduate C++ Developer
18 27 (4.73%) Architect
19 26 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
20 23 (4.03%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (20.14%) .NET
2 100 (17.51%) HTML
3 84 (14.71%) Web Services
4 77 (13.49%) CSS
5 70 (12.26%) XML
6 66 (11.56%) Spring
7 58 (10.16%) ASP.NET
8 51 (8.93%) J2EE
9 45 (7.88%) RESTful
10 43 (7.53%) HTML5
10 43 (7.53%) jQuery
11 39 (6.83%) Hibernate
12 38 (6.65%) REST
13 32 (5.60%) JSP
14 25 (4.38%) CSS3
14 25 (4.38%) J2SE
15 21 (3.68%) SOAP
16 19 (3.33%) JSON
17 16 (2.80%) XSD
18 13 (2.28%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 243 (42.56%) Computer Science
2 132 (23.12%) Mathematics
3 99 (17.34%) Physics
4 96 (16.81%) Algorithms
5 38 (6.65%) Visualisation
6 31 (5.43%) Artificial Intelligence
7 26 (4.55%) Informatics
8 22 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (3.50%) Data Structures
10 17 (2.98%) Clustering
11 16 (2.80%) User Experience
12 15 (2.63%) Grid Computing
13 13 (2.28%) Biology
14 12 (2.10%) Internet of Things
15 11 (1.93%) Mobile App
16 7 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (1.23%) Fintech
16 7 (1.23%) Home Automation
16 7 (1.23%) Life Science
17 6 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 213 (37.30%) Linux
2 93 (16.29%) Windows
3 74 (12.96%) Unix
4 32 (5.60%) Android
5 16 (2.80%) Oracle Linux
5 16 (2.80%) Solaris
6 10 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.40%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (0.88%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.35%) CentOS
11 2 (0.35%) Debian
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.18%) Fedora
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (33.63%) Software Engineering
2 186 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (17.34%) OO
4 79 (13.84%) Multithreading
5 73 (12.78%) SDLC
6 63 (11.03%) Machine Learning
7 44 (7.71%) OOP
7 44 (7.71%) Scrum
8 38 (6.65%) Data Visualisation
9 31 (5.43%) Bioinformatics
10 29 (5.08%) MVC
11 26 (4.55%) Analytics
11 26 (4.55%) Cross-Platform Development
12 25 (4.38%) Project Management
13 24 (4.20%) Unit Testing
14 23 (4.03%) Test Automation
15 22 (3.85%) SOA
16 21 (3.68%) Android Development
16 21 (3.68%) Distributed Algorithms
16 21 (3.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 241 (42.21%) C++
2 224 (39.23%) Python
3 199 (34.85%) C#
4 162 (28.37%) SQL
5 148 (25.92%) JavaScript
6 95 (16.64%) C
7 87 (15.24%) Perl
8 44 (7.71%) Bash Shell
9 42 (7.36%) PHP
10 17 (2.98%) Ruby
11 15 (2.63%) MATLAB
12 14 (2.45%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.75%) Lua
14 9 (1.58%) Groovy
15 8 (1.40%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.40%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.05%) Embedded C
16 6 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.05%) Scala
17 4 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 223 (39.05%) Degree
2 72 (12.61%) PhD
3 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.41%) QA
2 6 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.53%) WAI
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (2.98%) Docker
2 8 (1.40%) Firmware
3 7 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.53%) KVM
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (2.98%) Nagios
2 4 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.35%) Packer
3 2 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (8.06%) Oracle
2 27 (4.73%) Sun
3 13 (2.28%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.23%) VMware
5 5 (0.88%) Google
5 5 (0.88%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.53%) SAP
6 3 (0.53%) Talend
6 3 (0.53%) Zend
7 2 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.18%) Brocade
8 1 (0.18%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.18%) QNX
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.18%) Vertica
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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The One Group
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Outstanding
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome Package
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Nakama
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hiring People
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hiring People
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
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Salary: 30-40k + 25 Days holiday + 12% Pension + Flexi Time + Health care + D
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Amazing Bens & company
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