Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 478 800 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 22.94% 26.26% 25.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.57% 34.72% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 332 633 492
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,125
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%

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 1,424 2,304 1,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.33% 75.64% 67.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 1,833 1,350
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +2.51%

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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.

1 235 (49.16%) Python
2 202 (42.26%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (41.42%) Software Engineering
4 193 (40.38%) C++
5 148 (30.96%) Machine Learning
6 144 (30.13%) C#
7 127 (26.57%) Linux
8 113 (23.64%) JavaScript
9 109 (22.80%) C
10 108 (22.59%) Artificial Intelligence
11 101 (21.13%) Algorithms
12 99 (20.71%) Degree
13 92 (19.25%) Computer Science
14 84 (17.57%) Multithreading
15 81 (16.95%) Big Data
16 78 (16.32%) Test Automation
16 78 (16.32%) TDD
16 78 (16.32%) SQL
17 76 (15.90%) Amazon AWS
18 66 (13.81%) Web Services
19 65 (13.60%) PhD
20 62 (12.97%) Scrum
21 61 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
21 61 (12.76%) Mathematics
21 61 (12.76%) Distributed Algorithms
22 59 (12.34%) Finance
23 58 (12.13%) OO
24 55 (11.51%) AngularJS
25 53 (11.09%) NoSQL
25 53 (11.09%) WorldPay

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 16 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (2.51%) Apache
3 11 (2.30%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.46%) OpenStack
4 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.84%) Confluence
5 4 (0.84%) nginx
6 3 (0.63%) JBoss
7 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.21%) CMS
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
8 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (3.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (1.67%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (4.60%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 76 (15.90%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (6.49%) GitHub
3 30 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (4.39%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (4.39%) OpenShift
5 11 (2.30%) Slack
6 9 (1.88%) Trello
7 8 (1.67%) Firebase
7 8 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.05%) SaaS
9 3 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.63%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.02%) WebEx
2 13 (2.72%) Internet
3 9 (1.88%) Wireless
4 7 (1.46%) IPv6
5 2 (0.42%) Network Security
5 2 (0.42%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.42%) SNMP
6 1 (0.21%) BGP
6 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.21%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) MPLS
6 1 (0.21%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.21%) Quagga
6 1 (0.21%) SMS
6 1 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (16.95%) Big Data
2 53 (11.09%) NoSQL
3 33 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.60%) Hadoop
5 21 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (3.97%) MySQL
7 17 (3.56%) MongoDB
8 16 (3.35%) SQL Server
9 14 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.67%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.67%) Blockchain
11 8 (1.67%) HBase
11 8 (1.67%) Sqoop
12 5 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.05%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.63%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.42%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 51 (10.67%) Git (software)
2 39 (8.16%) JIRA
3 34 (7.11%) Jenkins
4 21 (4.39%) Maven
5 19 (3.97%) Visual Studio
6 17 (3.56%) Selenium
7 13 (2.72%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.72%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.51%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.67%) Gradle
9 8 (1.67%) JUnit
10 7 (1.46%) ReSharper
10 7 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (1.46%) Subversion
11 6 (1.26%) Hudson
11 6 (1.26%) NCrunch
12 4 (0.84%) IntelliJ
12 4 (0.84%) JBehave
13 3 (0.63%) JMeter
13 3 (0.63%) NUnit
General
1 59 (12.34%) Finance
2 37 (7.74%) Games
3 29 (6.07%) Banking
4 15 (3.14%) Publishing
5 13 (2.72%) Automotive
5 13 (2.72%) Retail
6 10 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.09%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.67%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.26%) Electronics
9 5 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.84%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Military
12 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.42%) Marketing
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 199 (41.63%) Developer
2 137 (28.66%) Software Engineer
3 101 (21.13%) Java Developer
4 76 (15.90%) Software Developer
5 60 (12.55%) Java Engineer
6 48 (10.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 48 (10.04%) Graduate
7 32 (6.69%) Programmer
7 32 (6.69%) Python Engineer
8 30 (6.28%) Java Software Engineer
9 29 (6.07%) Graduate Developer
9 29 (6.07%) Senior Developer
10 26 (5.44%) Java Software Developer
11 25 (5.23%) Java Programmer
12 24 (5.02%) Technical Trainer
12 24 (5.02%) Trainer
13 22 (4.60%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 22 (4.60%) Test Engineer
14 21 (4.39%) Graduate Java Developer
14 21 (4.39%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (13.81%) Web Services
2 55 (11.51%) AngularJS
3 52 (10.88%) Natural Language Processing
3 52 (10.88%) Spring
4 49 (10.25%) TensorFlow
5 48 (10.04%) HTML
6 37 (7.74%) RESTful
7 36 (7.53%) .NET
8 34 (7.11%) CSS
9 22 (4.60%) React
9 22 (4.60%) REST
10 19 (3.97%) Spring Boot
11 18 (3.77%) Akka
12 16 (3.35%) jQuery
12 16 (3.35%) Node.js
13 15 (3.14%) ASP.NET
13 15 (3.14%) Hibernate
13 15 (3.14%) HTML5
13 15 (3.14%) Play Framework
14 14 (2.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 101 (21.13%) Algorithms
2 92 (19.25%) Computer Science
3 49 (10.25%) Fintech
4 26 (5.44%) Smart City
5 24 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (5.02%) Robotics
6 23 (4.81%) Data Structures
7 16 (3.35%) User Experience
8 15 (3.14%) Public Cloud
9 14 (2.93%) Hybrid Cloud
10 12 (2.51%) NHS
11 11 (2.30%) Biotechnology
11 11 (2.30%) Java Card
11 11 (2.30%) Mobile App
11 11 (2.30%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (1.88%) Internet of Things
13 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
14 6 (1.26%) Life Science
14 6 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 127 (26.57%) Linux
2 29 (6.07%) Windows
3 23 (4.81%) Android
4 11 (2.30%) Unix
5 9 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.63%) Debian
6 3 (0.63%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.63%) Robot Operating System
7 2 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (42.26%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (41.42%) Software Engineering
3 148 (30.96%) Machine Learning
4 108 (22.59%) Artificial Intelligence
5 84 (17.57%) Multithreading
6 78 (16.32%) TDD
6 78 (16.32%) Test Automation
7 62 (12.97%) Scrum
8 61 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
8 61 (12.76%) Distributed Algorithms
8 61 (12.76%) Mathematics
9 58 (12.13%) OO
10 50 (10.46%) Deep Learning
11 49 (10.25%) Reinforcement Learning
12 47 (9.83%) Bayesian Methods
13 46 (9.62%) DevOps
14 44 (9.21%) Mentoring
15 42 (8.79%) Biology
16 36 (7.53%) Computational Linguistics
16 36 (7.53%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 235 (49.16%) Python
2 193 (40.38%) C++
3 144 (30.13%) C#
4 113 (23.64%) JavaScript
5 109 (22.80%) C
6 78 (16.32%) SQL
7 34 (7.11%) Scala
8 29 (6.07%) Ruby
9 21 (4.39%) Bash Shell
10 19 (3.97%) Java 8
11 17 (3.56%) TypeScript
12 14 (2.93%) Go
13 12 (2.51%) Kotlin
13 12 (2.51%) Objective-C
14 11 (2.30%) PHP
15 8 (1.67%) Julia
15 8 (1.67%) Perl
15 8 (1.67%) R
15 8 (1.67%) Solidity
16 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (20.71%) Degree
2 65 (13.60%) PhD
3 45 (9.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 37 (7.74%) MPhil
5 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.21%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.58%) QA
2 13 (2.72%) PSD2
3 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (10.88%) Docker
2 8 (1.67%) HDFS
3 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.21%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 35 (7.32%) Ansible
2 30 (6.28%) Kubernetes
3 16 (3.35%) Terraform
4 12 (2.51%) Puppet
5 8 (1.67%) Oozie
6 5 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.42%) Nagios
7 2 (0.42%) Packer
Vendors
1 53 (11.09%) WorldPay
2 39 (8.16%) Oracle
3 22 (4.60%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.51%) Google
5 8 (1.67%) CA
5 8 (1.67%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.42%) AppDynamics
6 2 (0.42%) Qualys
6 2 (0.42%) Splunk
7 1 (0.21%) Juniper
7 1 (0.21%) Perforce
7 1 (0.21%) QNX
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.21%) Terracotta
7 1 (0.21%) VMware
7 1 (0.21%) Wind River