Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 491 719 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 20.34% 26.32% 25.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.88% 34.21% 36.60%
Number of salaries quoted 327 551 510
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.12%

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 1,643 2,102 1,620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.06% 76.94% 69.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,267 1,674 1,411
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.51%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.05%

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 270 (54.99%) Python
2 228 (46.44%) Software Engineering
3 215 (43.79%) C++
4 175 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
5 165 (33.60%) Machine Learning
6 164 (33.40%) C#
7 133 (27.09%) Linux
8 126 (25.66%) Artificial Intelligence
9 117 (23.83%) C
9 117 (23.83%) JavaScript
10 106 (21.59%) Algorithms
11 98 (19.96%) PhD
12 86 (17.52%) Computer Science
13 85 (17.31%) Multithreading
14 84 (17.11%) Degree
14 84 (17.11%) Test Automation
15 76 (15.48%) Big Data
16 75 (15.27%) SQL
17 72 (14.66%) Web Services
18 71 (14.46%) Git (software)
19 70 (14.26%) Distributed Algorithms
20 69 (14.05%) AngularJS
20 69 (14.05%) Mathematics
21 68 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
21 68 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
22 63 (12.83%) TDD
22 63 (12.83%) WorldPay
23 59 (12.02%) .NET
23 59 (12.02%) Natural Language Processing
24 58 (11.81%) NoSQL

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 21 (4.28%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (3.26%) Apache
3 9 (1.83%) nginx
4 8 (1.63%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.22%) JBoss
5 6 (1.22%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.02%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (1.83%) RoboHelp
3 7 (1.43%) HipChat
4 1 (0.20%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (4.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 68 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (10.39%) GitHub
3 33 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (5.70%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (4.07%) OpenShift
6 7 (1.43%) Dropbox
7 6 (1.22%) Slack
8 5 (1.02%) Firebase
8 5 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.02%) SaaS
9 4 (0.81%) Trello
10 3 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.61%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.61%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.07%) WebEx
2 10 (2.04%) Internet
3 8 (1.63%) IPv6
4 6 (1.22%) Wireless
5 2 (0.41%) HTTP
5 2 (0.41%) Network Security
5 2 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.41%) SMS
6 1 (0.20%) BGP
6 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) MPLS
6 1 (0.20%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.20%) Quagga
6 1 (0.20%) SNMP
6 1 (0.20%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (15.48%) Big Data
2 58 (11.81%) NoSQL
3 43 (8.76%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.50%) MySQL
5 26 (5.30%) SQL Server
6 22 (4.48%) MongoDB
7 21 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (3.26%) Hadoop
9 15 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (2.85%) HBase
11 10 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (1.63%) Blockchain
13 7 (1.43%) Apache Hive
13 7 (1.43%) Sqoop
14 5 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
16 3 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
16 3 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 71 (14.46%) Git (software)
2 54 (11.00%) JIRA
3 40 (8.15%) Jenkins
4 25 (5.09%) Visual Studio
5 24 (4.89%) Selenium
6 23 (4.68%) Cucumber
7 18 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 16 (3.26%) TeamCity
9 14 (2.85%) Maven
10 12 (2.44%) Eclipse
11 11 (2.24%) JMeter
11 11 (2.24%) ReSharper
12 10 (2.04%) Gatling
13 8 (1.63%) JUnit
14 7 (1.43%) SoapUI
15 6 (1.22%) JBehave
15 6 (1.22%) NCrunch
15 6 (1.22%) Subversion
16 5 (1.02%) Hudson
17 4 (0.81%) IntelliJ
General
1 55 (11.20%) Finance
2 48 (9.78%) Games
3 19 (3.87%) Automotive
4 18 (3.67%) Banking
5 16 (3.26%) Publishing
6 14 (2.85%) Aerospace
7 12 (2.44%) Retail
8 11 (2.24%) Electronics
9 9 (1.83%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.43%) Multimedia
11 6 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.02%) Law
13 3 (0.61%) Legal
13 3 (0.61%) Marketing
13 3 (0.61%) Military
14 2 (0.41%) Advertising
14 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 201 (40.94%) Developer
2 151 (30.75%) Software Engineer
3 85 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 77 (15.68%) Software Developer
5 66 (13.44%) Java Engineer
6 59 (12.02%) Graduate
7 50 (10.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 37 (7.54%) Java Software Engineer
9 36 (7.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 34 (6.92%) Graduate Developer
10 34 (6.92%) Python Engineer
10 34 (6.92%) Senior Developer
11 33 (6.72%) C++ Software Engineer
12 30 (6.11%) C++ Developer
12 30 (6.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 26 (5.30%) Programmer
14 25 (5.09%) C++ Software Developer
14 25 (5.09%) Test Engineer
15 22 (4.48%) Java Software Developer
16 20 (4.07%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (14.66%) Web Services
2 69 (14.05%) AngularJS
3 59 (12.02%) .NET
3 59 (12.02%) Natural Language Processing
4 46 (9.37%) TensorFlow
5 45 (9.16%) Spring
6 40 (8.15%) HTML
7 36 (7.33%) RESTful
8 35 (7.13%) CSS
9 27 (5.50%) Node.js
9 27 (5.50%) React
10 23 (4.68%) REST
11 20 (4.07%) Akka
11 20 (4.07%) jQuery
12 16 (3.26%) Angular 2
12 16 (3.26%) JSON
13 14 (2.85%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (2.65%) Django
15 12 (2.44%) ASP.NET
15 12 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 106 (21.59%) Algorithms
2 86 (17.52%) Computer Science
3 46 (9.37%) Fintech
4 28 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (5.30%) Smart City
6 25 (5.09%) Data Structures
7 24 (4.89%) User Experience
8 20 (4.07%) Robotics
9 14 (2.85%) Java Card
10 13 (2.65%) Public Cloud
11 12 (2.44%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.44%) Private Cloud
12 11 (2.24%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.83%) NHS
13 9 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
14 8 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 8 (1.63%) Internet of Things
14 8 (1.63%) Online Games
15 7 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 133 (27.09%) Linux
2 36 (7.33%) Windows
3 21 (4.28%) Android
4 17 (3.46%) Unix
5 13 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.04%) Debian
6 10 (2.04%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.83%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.02%) Robot Operating System
9 1 (0.20%) CentOS
9 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.20%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (46.44%) Software Engineering
2 175 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (33.60%) Machine Learning
4 126 (25.66%) Artificial Intelligence
5 85 (17.31%) Multithreading
6 84 (17.11%) Test Automation
7 70 (14.26%) Distributed Algorithms
8 69 (14.05%) Mathematics
9 68 (13.85%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (12.83%) TDD
11 58 (11.81%) Scrum
12 53 (10.79%) Bayesian Methods
12 53 (10.79%) DevOps
13 47 (9.57%) OO
14 44 (8.96%) Biology
15 42 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
15 42 (8.55%) Deep Learning
16 41 (8.35%) Reinforcement Learning
17 39 (7.94%) Computational Biology
17 39 (7.94%) Computational Linguistics
Programming Languages
1 270 (54.99%) Python
2 215 (43.79%) C++
3 164 (33.40%) C#
4 117 (23.83%) C
4 117 (23.83%) JavaScript
5 75 (15.27%) SQL
6 30 (6.11%) Ruby
7 29 (5.91%) Scala
8 20 (4.07%) PHP
9 19 (3.87%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.67%) Go
11 14 (2.85%) TypeScript
12 11 (2.24%) Java 8
12 11 (2.24%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.83%) VB
15 8 (1.63%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.63%) Solidity
16 7 (1.43%) Kotlin
16 7 (1.43%) R
Qualifications
1 98 (19.96%) PhD
2 84 (17.11%) Degree
3 49 (9.98%) MPhil
4 35 (7.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.63%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.61%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.20%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.16%) QA
2 8 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.20%) PSD2
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 43 (8.76%) Docker
2 7 (1.43%) HDFS
2 7 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (5.30%) Kubernetes
2 24 (4.89%) Ansible
3 9 (1.83%) Terraform
4 8 (1.63%) Puppet
5 7 (1.43%) Oozie
6 3 (0.61%) Nagios
7 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (12.83%) WorldPay
2 45 (9.16%) Oracle
3 18 (3.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.04%) Google
5 8 (1.63%) Perforce
5 8 (1.63%) VMware
6 7 (1.43%) CA
6 7 (1.43%) Hortonworks
7 3 (0.61%) AppDynamics
7 3 (0.61%) Qualys
7 3 (0.61%) Splunk
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe
8 1 (0.20%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.20%) Cognos
8 1 (0.20%) Juniper
8 1 (0.20%) QNX
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.20%) Tableau
8 1 (0.20%) Wind River