Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 7 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 502 812 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 24.58% 25.79% 26.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.58% 34.38% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 325 604 504
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +22.70% +1.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +12.50%

Java is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,411 2,362 1,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 69.10% 75.03% 70.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,115 1,826 1,386
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Cambridge

Java
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Java in Cambridge

Java
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Java.

1 246 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (42.23%) Python
3 202 (40.24%) Software Engineering
4 173 (34.46%) Linux
5 152 (30.28%) C++
6 131 (26.10%) JavaScript
7 127 (25.30%) Machine Learning
8 116 (23.11%) C#
9 104 (20.72%) Test Automation
10 102 (20.32%) TDD
11 100 (19.92%) Artificial Intelligence
12 99 (19.72%) WorldPay
13 98 (19.52%) Computer Science
14 97 (19.32%) Degree
15 94 (18.73%) Scrum
16 93 (18.53%) C
17 80 (15.94%) Big Data
18 78 (15.54%) SQL
19 77 (15.34%) Algorithms
20 74 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
20 74 (14.74%) Spring
21 69 (13.75%) HTML
21 69 (13.75%) Git (software)
22 68 (13.55%) Multithreading
23 66 (13.15%) Web Services
24 65 (12.95%) Fintech
25 64 (12.75%) Kanban
26 63 (12.55%) Oracle
27 61 (12.15%) Finance
28 57 (11.35%) Mathematics

Java
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 12 (2.39%) Apache Spark
2 10 (1.99%) Confluence
3 9 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 7 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.39%) JBoss
4 7 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.80%) Apache
6 4 (0.80%) nginx
7 3 (0.60%) Jetty
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.20%) IIS
8 1 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (4.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (1.20%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (3.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 74 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.18%) GitHub
4 19 (3.78%) OpenShift
5 18 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (2.39%) Slack
7 9 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.79%) Trello
8 8 (1.59%) Firebase
9 4 (0.80%) BrowserStack
9 4 (0.80%) SaaS
10 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.20%) npm
11 1 (0.20%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.58%) WebEx
2 12 (2.39%) Internet
3 7 (1.39%) Wireless
4 3 (0.60%) DNS
4 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.40%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.40%) SNMP
6 1 (0.20%) BGP
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) IPv6
6 1 (0.20%) MPLS
6 1 (0.20%) Network Security
6 1 (0.20%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.20%) Quagga
6 1 (0.20%) SMS
6 1 (0.20%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.20%) SSL
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.94%) Big Data
2 49 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 29 (5.78%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.38%) MongoDB
4 22 (4.38%) MySQL
5 20 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (3.78%) Hadoop
7 16 (3.19%) SQL Server
8 14 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.00%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.00%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.00%) Sqoop
11 4 (0.80%) HBase
12 3 (0.60%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.60%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.40%) Text Mining
14 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 56 (11.16%) JIRA
3 35 (6.97%) Jenkins
4 29 (5.78%) Selenium
5 24 (4.78%) Cucumber
6 21 (4.18%) JUnit
7 20 (3.98%) Maven
8 17 (3.39%) Visual Studio
9 16 (3.19%) TeamCity
10 13 (2.59%) JBehave
11 11 (2.19%) Gradle
12 9 (1.79%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.79%) Subversion
13 7 (1.39%) ReSharper
14 6 (1.20%) Mercurial
14 6 (1.20%) NCrunch
15 5 (1.00%) Hudson
16 3 (0.60%) Jasmine
16 3 (0.60%) Mockito
16 3 (0.60%) NUnit
General
1 61 (12.15%) Finance
2 50 (9.96%) Banking
3 33 (6.57%) Games
4 16 (3.19%) Publishing
5 13 (2.59%) Retail
5 13 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.19%) Automotive
7 10 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.20%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.60%) Law
10 3 (0.60%) Marketing
11 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 192 (38.25%) Developer
2 146 (29.08%) Software Engineer
3 82 (16.33%) Software Developer
4 81 (16.14%) Java Engineer
5 80 (15.94%) Java Developer
6 49 (9.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 48 (9.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 41 (8.17%) Senior Developer
9 40 (7.97%) Graduate
10 33 (6.57%) Senior Software Engineer
11 28 (5.58%) Technical Trainer
11 28 (5.58%) Trainer
12 27 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
12 27 (5.38%) Senior Java Engineer
13 26 (5.18%) Graduate Developer
14 25 (4.98%) Programmer
15 24 (4.78%) Python Engineer
16 21 (4.18%) Software Manager
17 19 (3.78%) AWS Software Engineer
17 19 (3.78%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (14.74%) Spring
2 69 (13.75%) HTML
3 66 (13.15%) Web Services
4 50 (9.96%) CSS
5 49 (9.76%) AngularJS
6 45 (8.96%) RESTful
7 43 (8.57%) Natural Language Processing
8 40 (7.97%) .NET
9 39 (7.77%) TensorFlow
10 29 (5.78%) React
11 25 (4.98%) Spring Boot
12 24 (4.78%) JSON
13 19 (3.78%) ASP.NET
13 19 (3.78%) REST
14 16 (3.19%) Akka
14 16 (3.19%) Hibernate
15 14 (2.79%) jQuery
15 14 (2.79%) Play Framework
16 13 (2.59%) Node.js
17 12 (2.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 77 (15.34%) Algorithms
2 65 (12.95%) Fintech
3 25 (4.98%) Smart City
4 24 (4.78%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (3.39%) Robotics
6 16 (3.19%) User Experience
7 15 (2.99%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.79%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (1.99%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.99%) Public Cloud
10 9 (1.79%) Biotechnology
10 9 (1.79%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.59%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.20%) NHS
13 5 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (1.00%) Internet of Things
13 5 (1.00%) Java Card
13 5 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 173 (34.46%) Linux
2 35 (6.97%) Windows
3 27 (5.38%) Android
4 14 (2.79%) Unix
5 7 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.20%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Debian
9 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (40.24%) Software Engineering
3 127 (25.30%) Machine Learning
4 104 (20.72%) Test Automation
5 102 (20.32%) TDD
6 100 (19.92%) Artificial Intelligence
7 98 (19.52%) Computer Science
8 94 (18.73%) Scrum
9 68 (13.55%) Multithreading
10 64 (12.75%) Kanban
11 57 (11.35%) Mathematics
12 55 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
12 55 (10.96%) Mentoring
13 53 (10.56%) OO
14 49 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
15 46 (9.16%) Distributed Algorithms
16 45 (8.96%) DevOps
17 40 (7.97%) E-Commerce
17 40 (7.97%) Reinforcement Learning
18 39 (7.77%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 212 (42.23%) Python
2 152 (30.28%) C++
3 131 (26.10%) JavaScript
4 116 (23.11%) C#
5 93 (18.53%) C
6 78 (15.54%) SQL
7 39 (7.77%) Ruby
8 33 (6.57%) Scala
9 27 (5.38%) PHP
10 17 (3.39%) Java 8
11 16 (3.19%) Bash Shell
12 14 (2.79%) Kotlin
13 12 (2.39%) Objective-C
14 11 (2.19%) TypeScript
15 8 (1.59%) Julia
15 8 (1.59%) Perl
16 7 (1.39%) ES6
17 6 (1.20%) Rust
18 5 (1.00%) Apple Swift
18 5 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 97 (19.32%) Degree
2 50 (9.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (8.96%) PhD
4 26 (5.18%) MPhil
5 5 (1.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.80%) ISEB
7 3 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.20%) CISSP
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.20%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.37%) PSD2
1 37 (7.37%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) GDPR
2 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (10.36%) Docker
2 5 (1.00%) HDFS
3 3 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.40%) Firmware
5 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 39 (7.77%) Ansible
2 32 (6.37%) Kubernetes
3 20 (3.98%) Terraform
4 13 (2.59%) Puppet
5 7 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.20%) Grafana
6 6 (1.20%) Packer
6 6 (1.20%) Prometheus
7 5 (1.00%) Oozie
8 2 (0.40%) Nagios
9 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 99 (19.72%) WorldPay
2 63 (12.55%) Oracle
3 22 (4.38%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.39%) Google
5 5 (1.00%) CA
5 5 (1.00%) Hortonworks
6 3 (0.60%) Sencha
7 2 (0.40%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.40%) EMC
7 2 (0.40%) Qualys
7 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.40%) Splunk
8 1 (0.20%) Juniper
8 1 (0.20%) Perforce
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.20%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.20%) Xamarin