Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for J2SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2SE over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 120 140
Rank change year-on-year -49 +20 +34
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 13 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.42% 1.19% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 2.64% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 13
Cambridge median annual salary £90,000 £75,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +57.89% -7.32%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £90,000 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% +30.00% -

J2SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1281 1023 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 41.24% 44.93% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 864 1086
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,088
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing J2SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for J2SE in Cambridge

J2SE
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE in Cambridge.

Salary trend for J2SE in Cambridge

J2SE
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2SE in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for J2SE in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) J2EE
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) Multithreading
4 8 (61.54%) OWASP
4 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
4 8 (61.54%) Performance Analysis
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (61.54%) Clustering
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) Sun
4 8 (61.54%) Internet
4 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
4 8 (61.54%) Unix
4 8 (61.54%) Solaris
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) UML
4 8 (61.54%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (61.54%) OO
4 8 (61.54%) Apache
4 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
5 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) KNIME
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Full Text Search
6 3 (23.08%) Buildbot
6 3 (23.08%) jOOQ
6 3 (23.08%) Pipeline Pilot

J2SE
Co-occurring 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 8 (61.54%) Apache
1 8 (61.54%) Tomcat
1 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) Jetty
2 3 (23.08%) MediaWiki
2 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Pipeline Pilot
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) KNIME
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
1 3 (23.08%) Buildbot
1 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
1 3 (23.08%) FindBugs
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Log4j
1 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
1 3 (23.08%) Mockito
1 3 (23.08%) SCons
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
1 10 (76.92%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) Guava
2 3 (23.08%) JAAS
2 3 (23.08%) jOOQ
2 3 (23.08%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (23.08%) Protocol Buffers
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Grid Computing
2 3 (23.08%) Life Science
3 2 (15.38%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Solaris
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (76.92%) Multithreading
2 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
2 8 (61.54%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) OOA/OOD
2 8 (61.54%) OWASP
2 8 (61.54%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) Creative Thinking
3 3 (23.08%) Document Management
3 3 (23.08%) Full Text Search
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Sun
3 2 (15.38%) WorldPay