Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 31 31
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 190 202 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.05% 7.87% 7.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.24% 8.10% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 191 193 219
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £60,150
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2626 2493 2828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.44% 97.12% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 2030 2376
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £59,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Cambridge

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Cambridge

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Cambridge

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Java Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 190 (100.00%) Java
2 82 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (38.95%) Degree
4 67 (35.26%) Amazon AWS
5 65 (34.21%) Python
6 60 (31.58%) Computer Science
6 60 (31.58%) NoSQL
7 58 (30.53%) Software Engineering
8 50 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
9 45 (23.68%) JavaScript
10 43 (22.63%) Web Services
11 39 (20.53%) Spring
11 39 (20.53%) Algorithms
12 37 (19.47%) Linux
13 33 (17.37%) SDLC
14 32 (16.84%) Big Data
14 32 (16.84%) Multithreading
15 31 (16.32%) Text Mining
16 30 (15.79%) HTML
16 30 (15.79%) Docker
16 30 (15.79%) Data Structures
17 29 (15.26%) C++
18 28 (14.74%) SQL
18 28 (14.74%) CSS
18 28 (14.74%) Git (software)
19 27 (14.21%) C#
19 27 (14.21%) JSON
20 26 (13.68%) Hibernate
20 26 (13.68%) XML
20 26 (13.68%) Internet

Java Developer Skill Set
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 50 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.21%) Apache Solr
2 8 (4.21%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.58%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.58%) Jetty
4 3 (1.58%) MediaWiki
4 3 (1.58%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 67 (35.26%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.11%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.11%) GitHub
3 4 (2.11%) Route 53
3 4 (2.11%) Twilio
4 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) SSL
2 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 32 (16.84%) Big Data
3 31 (16.32%) Text Mining
4 21 (11.05%) MongoDB
5 20 (10.53%) HBase
6 15 (7.89%) MySQL
7 12 (6.32%) SQL Server
8 10 (5.26%) Data Mining
9 8 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.11%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.58%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.58%) KNIME
12 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.53%) DB2
12 1 (0.53%) Redis
12 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.47%) Maven
3 17 (8.95%) Cucumber
4 13 (6.84%) Gradle
5 12 (6.32%) JBehave
6 11 (5.79%) JUnit
6 11 (5.79%) NUnit
7 9 (4.74%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (4.74%) Visual Studio
8 7 (3.68%) JIRA
8 7 (3.68%) Selenium
9 5 (2.63%) Mockito
10 3 (1.58%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.58%) Buildbot
10 3 (1.58%) FindBugs
10 3 (1.58%) Hudson
10 3 (1.58%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.58%) Log4j
10 3 (1.58%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.58%) SCons
General
1 16 (8.42%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (5.26%) Finance
3 9 (4.74%) Marketing
4 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.05%) Automotive
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.63%) Web Services
2 39 (20.53%) Spring
3 30 (15.79%) HTML
4 28 (14.74%) CSS
5 27 (14.21%) JSON
6 26 (13.68%) Hibernate
6 26 (13.68%) XML
7 22 (11.58%) J2EE
7 22 (11.58%) RESTful
8 18 (9.47%) Natural Language Processing
9 16 (8.42%) REST
10 13 (6.84%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.21%) HTML5
11 8 (4.21%) Lucene
12 6 (3.16%) .NET
12 6 (3.16%) ASP.NET
12 6 (3.16%) CSS3
12 6 (3.16%) XSL
13 5 (2.63%) Akka
14 4 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 60 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 39 (20.53%) Algorithms
3 30 (15.79%) Data Structures
4 26 (13.68%) Internet of Things
5 21 (11.05%) Smart Energy
6 20 (10.53%) Life Science
7 19 (10.00%) Grid Computing
8 13 (6.84%) Smart City
9 9 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.11%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.58%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.53%) Semantic Web
13 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.47%) Linux
2 10 (5.26%) Windows
3 6 (3.16%) Android
4 4 (2.11%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.58%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (43.16%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (30.53%) Software Engineering
3 33 (17.37%) SDLC
4 32 (16.84%) Multithreading
5 24 (12.63%) Test Automation
6 21 (11.05%) Machine Learning
6 21 (11.05%) OOP
7 19 (10.00%) Data Management
8 17 (8.95%) OO
8 17 (8.95%) Visualisation
9 16 (8.42%) Data Visualisation
10 15 (7.89%) TDD
11 14 (7.37%) Regression Testing
11 14 (7.37%) Unit Testing
11 14 (7.37%) Workflow
12 13 (6.84%) Exploratory Testing
12 13 (6.84%) Web Development
13 12 (6.32%) Artificial Intelligence
13 12 (6.32%) Smart City Simulations
14 10 (5.26%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 190 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (34.21%) Python
3 45 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.26%) C++
5 28 (14.74%) SQL
6 27 (14.21%) C#
7 8 (4.21%) C
8 7 (3.68%) Perl
8 7 (3.68%) PHP
8 7 (3.68%) Scala
9 4 (2.11%) Ruby
10 3 (1.58%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.58%) Lua
11 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.53%) RPG
Qualifications
1 74 (38.95%) Degree
2 19 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (9.47%) PhD
4 10 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (5.26%) Sun Certification
5 6 (3.16%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.05%) MCP
6 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 30 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.74%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (5.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.11%) Oracle
2 4 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.53%) IBM
3 1 (0.53%) Terracotta
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