Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 713 637 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.54% 25.99% 19.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.71% 37.71% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 542 544 487
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,550
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £57,050
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2054 1689 1826
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 76.44% 68.91% 64.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1477 1623
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £27,600
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year - +2.51% +9.75%

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 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 398 (55.82%) Python
2 372 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 367 (51.47%) C++
4 303 (42.50%) Degree
5 301 (42.22%) Computer Science
6 247 (34.64%) C#
7 241 (33.80%) Mathematics
8 220 (30.86%) Linux
9 204 (28.61%) Physics
10 191 (26.79%) Machine Learning
11 188 (26.37%) Algorithms
12 184 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
13 175 (24.54%) JavaScript
14 144 (20.20%) C
15 137 (19.21%) Windows
16 110 (15.43%) OO
17 109 (15.29%) PhD
18 105 (14.73%) Computer Science Degree
19 104 (14.59%) HTML
20 97 (13.60%) .NET
21 96 (13.46%) Artificial Intelligence
21 96 (13.46%) Test Automation
22 82 (11.50%) NoSQL
23 79 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
24 78 (10.94%) Multithreading
25 74 (10.38%) Android
26 72 (10.10%) CSS
27 69 (9.68%) MATLAB
28 68 (9.54%) Perl
29 66 (9.26%) TDD

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 52 (7.29%) Elasticsearch
2 47 (6.59%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.24%) Apache
3 16 (2.24%) IIS
3 16 (2.24%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (1.26%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.12%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.84%) JBoss
8 5 (0.70%) ColdFusion
8 5 (0.70%) nginx
9 4 (0.56%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.56%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.42%) Jetty
10 3 (0.42%) MediaWiki
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.14%) DNN
12 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Pipeline Pilot
Cloud Services
1 79 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (0.70%) GitHub
5 5 (0.70%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.75%) Internet
2 21 (2.95%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.66%) Wireless
4 16 (2.24%) Firewall
5 11 (1.54%) HTTP
6 9 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (1.26%) ZigBee
7 4 (0.56%) LDAP
8 3 (0.42%) SAN
9 2 (0.28%) AMQP
9 2 (0.28%) DNS
9 2 (0.28%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.28%) IPv6
10 1 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.14%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.14%) SMS
10 1 (0.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (11.50%) NoSQL
2 54 (7.57%) Relational Database
3 45 (6.31%) Big Data
4 37 (5.19%) Text Mining
5 34 (4.77%) MySQL
5 34 (4.77%) SQL Server
6 33 (4.63%) Hadoop
7 29 (4.07%) MongoDB
8 20 (2.81%) HBase
9 12 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.40%) Data Mining
10 10 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.56%) Geospatial Data
12 4 (0.56%) GIS
12 4 (0.56%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.42%) KNIME
13 3 (0.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (7.43%) Git (software)
2 33 (4.63%) Cucumber
3 30 (4.21%) Selenium
4 22 (3.09%) JUnit
4 22 (3.09%) Mercurial
5 21 (2.95%) Visual Studio
6 20 (2.81%) JIRA
7 18 (2.52%) Maven
7 18 (2.52%) NUnit
8 17 (2.38%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.68%) JBehave
10 11 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
10 11 (1.54%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.98%) Gradle
12 6 (0.84%) JMeter
12 6 (0.84%) LoadRunner
12 6 (0.84%) Mockito
12 6 (0.84%) YouTrack
13 5 (0.70%) NCrunch
13 5 (0.70%) ReSharper
General
1 47 (6.59%) Finance
2 33 (4.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (2.66%) Electronics
4 16 (2.24%) Marketing
5 13 (1.82%) Retail
6 9 (1.26%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.98%) Games
8 5 (0.70%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.42%) Advertising
10 2 (0.28%) Automotive
10 2 (0.28%) Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 359 (50.35%) Developer
2 200 (28.05%) Software Engineer
3 175 (24.54%) Java Developer
4 161 (22.58%) Graduate
5 116 (16.27%) Software Developer
6 108 (15.15%) C++ Software Engineer
7 91 (12.76%) C++ Developer
8 84 (11.78%) Graduate Developer
9 77 (10.80%) Java Engineer
10 74 (10.38%) C++ Software Developer
11 61 (8.56%) Java Software Engineer
12 60 (8.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 56 (7.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 50 (7.01%) C Software Engineer
14 50 (7.01%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 49 (6.87%) Developer in Test
15 49 (6.87%) JavaScript Developer
16 41 (5.75%) Consultant
16 41 (5.75%) Graduate Software Developer
17 40 (5.61%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (14.59%) HTML
2 97 (13.60%) .NET
3 72 (10.10%) CSS
4 66 (9.26%) Spring
5 59 (8.27%) AngularJS
6 58 (8.13%) Web Services
7 49 (6.87%) ASP.NET
8 47 (6.59%) jQuery
9 45 (6.31%) HTML5
10 39 (5.47%) REST
11 37 (5.19%) Hibernate
12 32 (4.49%) RESTful
13 31 (4.35%) Apache Axis
14 29 (4.07%) J2EE
14 29 (4.07%) XML
15 25 (3.51%) JSON
15 25 (3.51%) Node.js
15 25 (3.51%) React
16 22 (3.09%) Angular 2
17 21 (2.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 301 (42.22%) Computer Science
2 188 (26.37%) Algorithms
3 64 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (7.57%) Data Structures
5 40 (5.61%) Smart City
6 37 (5.19%) Internet of Things
7 36 (5.05%) Mobile App
8 33 (4.63%) Life Science
9 31 (4.35%) 3D Printing
10 29 (4.07%) Smart Energy
11 21 (2.95%) Client/Server
12 16 (2.24%) Augmented Reality
13 15 (2.10%) Grid Computing
13 15 (2.10%) User Experience
14 10 (1.40%) Smart Home
15 9 (1.26%) Java Card
16 8 (1.12%) Renewable Energy
17 5 (0.70%) Private Cloud
18 4 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
18 4 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 220 (30.86%) Linux
2 137 (19.21%) Windows
3 74 (10.38%) Android
4 40 (5.61%) Apple iOS
5 19 (2.66%) Debian
6 11 (1.54%) Unix
6 11 (1.54%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.40%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (1.40%) Mac OS
8 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.70%) CentOS
9 5 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.42%) Solaris
10 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 241 (33.80%) Mathematics
3 204 (28.61%) Physics
4 191 (26.79%) Machine Learning
5 184 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
6 110 (15.43%) OO
7 96 (13.46%) Artificial Intelligence
7 96 (13.46%) Test Automation
8 78 (10.94%) Multithreading
9 66 (9.26%) TDD
9 66 (9.26%) Web Development
10 60 (8.42%) SDLC
11 49 (6.87%) OOP
12 44 (6.17%) Unit Testing
13 40 (5.61%) CAD
13 40 (5.61%) Smart City Simulations
14 35 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (4.91%) DevOps
14 35 (4.91%) Mobile Application Development
14 35 (4.91%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 398 (55.82%) Python
2 367 (51.47%) C++
3 247 (34.64%) C#
4 175 (24.54%) JavaScript
5 144 (20.20%) C
6 69 (9.68%) MATLAB
7 68 (9.54%) Perl
8 65 (9.12%) SQL
9 50 (7.01%) Ruby
10 41 (5.75%) Scala
11 37 (5.19%) Bash Shell
12 27 (3.79%) R
13 25 (3.51%) PowerShell
14 21 (2.95%) Objective-C
15 19 (2.66%) Embedded C
16 18 (2.52%) Embedded C++
17 10 (1.40%) PHP
18 7 (0.98%) Julia
19 3 (0.42%) Fortran
19 3 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 303 (42.50%) Degree
2 109 (15.29%) PhD
3 105 (14.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 57 (7.99%) Numerate Degree
5 40 (5.61%) Security Cleared
6 33 (4.63%) MCP
6 33 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.40%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.84%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.42%) ISEB
10 2 (0.28%) LPIC
10 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.21%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.14%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 60 (8.42%) Docker
2 15 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.40%) Firmware
4 7 (0.98%) KVM
5 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.42%) Xen
6 1 (0.14%) HDFS
6 1 (0.14%) LXC
6 1 (0.14%) QEMU
6 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (2.95%) Puppet
3 18 (2.52%) Ansible
4 11 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.70%) Packer
7 3 (0.42%) Grafana
7 3 (0.42%) Munin
7 3 (0.42%) Salt
7 3 (0.42%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.14%) Oozie
Vendors
1 57 (7.99%) Microsoft
2 18 (2.52%) Oracle
3 15 (2.10%) VMware
4 10 (1.40%) Google
5 7 (0.98%) Terracotta
6 5 (0.70%) RedGate
6 5 (0.70%) Sun
7 2 (0.28%) Intel
7 2 (0.28%) NVIDIA
7 2 (0.28%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.14%) IBM
8 1 (0.14%) Perforce
8 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.14%) Thales