The median annual salary for a Java Programmer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Java Programmer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 100 104
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Programmer 2 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.15% 1.09% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 1.12% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 6
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

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 1291 1336 1458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 96.27% 96.67% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1072 1230
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Java Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in Cambridge

Java Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Java Programmer in Cambridge

Java Programmer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Programmer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Programmer in Cambridge

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Informatics
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (80.00%) Bioinformatics
3 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 8 (80.00%) Perl
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
4 1 (10.00%) Lucene
4 1 (10.00%) Semantic Web
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (10.00%) Docker
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark

Java Programmer 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 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (10.00%) Text Mining
General
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Lucene
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Informatics
2 8 (80.00%) Bioinformatics
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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