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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 4 4 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Java 319 340 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.54% 22.93% 18.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.05% 36.88% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 241 289 222
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,250
UK excluding London median 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 885 922 962
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.63% 62.17% 66.57%
Number of salaries quoted 691 768 833
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 262 (42.53%) Python
2 258 (41.88%) C++
3 256 (41.56%) Degree
4 253 (41.07%) Computer Science
5 231 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 196 (31.82%) C#
7 189 (30.68%) Linux
8 186 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
9 172 (27.92%) Mathematics
10 144 (23.38%) SQL
11 140 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 119 (19.32%) Physics
13 111 (18.02%) .NET
14 103 (16.72%) Perl
15 102 (16.56%) Windows
15 102 (16.56%) Algorithms
16 98 (15.91%) OO
16 98 (15.91%) C
17 92 (14.94%) PhD
18 90 (14.61%) Amazon AWS
19 88 (14.29%) Web Services
20 85 (13.80%) Machine Learning
21 84 (13.64%) Spring
21 84 (13.64%) HTML
22 82 (13.31%) NoSQL
23 70 (11.36%) XML
24 69 (11.20%) CSS
24 69 (11.20%) Multithreading
25 61 (9.90%) Git (software)
26 58 (9.42%) MySQL

Java
Top Related 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 36 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
2 31 (5.03%) Tomcat
3 30 (4.87%) Apache
4 17 (2.76%) OpenStack
4 17 (2.76%) WebLogic
5 16 (2.60%) JBoss
6 15 (2.44%) IIS
7 13 (2.11%) ColdFusion
7 13 (2.11%) nginx
8 11 (1.79%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.81%) DNN
10 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.65%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.65%) Confluence
10 4 (0.65%) Jetty
11 3 (0.49%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.32%) WildFly
13 1 (0.16%) Luigi
13 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (2.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 90 (14.61%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (2.60%) GitHub
6 13 (2.11%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.65%) Google Play
7 4 (0.65%) Route 53
7 4 (0.65%) SaaS
7 4 (0.65%) Twilio
8 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.82%) Internet
2 21 (3.41%) HTTP
3 18 (2.92%) Bluetooth
4 16 (2.60%) Wireless
5 15 (2.44%) 802.11
6 9 (1.46%) ZigBee
7 8 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.65%) Firewall
8 4 (0.65%) LDAP
8 4 (0.65%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.16%) 3G
9 1 (0.16%) DNS
9 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.16%) GSM
9 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.16%) IPv6
9 1 (0.16%) RTP
9 1 (0.16%) SAN
9 1 (0.16%) SSL
9 1 (0.16%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (13.31%) NoSQL
2 58 (9.42%) MySQL
3 49 (7.95%) Big Data
4 32 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.38%) SQL Server
6 24 (3.90%) MongoDB
7 18 (2.92%) HBase
8 17 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
9 16 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.62%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.46%) Text Mining
12 8 (1.30%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.97%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (0.65%) Geospatial Data
15 4 (0.65%) GIS
15 4 (0.65%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 61 (9.90%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.33%) Maven
3 31 (5.03%) Visual Studio
4 27 (4.38%) Jenkins
5 25 (4.06%) Selenium
6 24 (3.90%) Gradle
7 23 (3.73%) TeamCity
8 22 (3.57%) Subversion
9 13 (2.11%) Vagrant
10 12 (1.95%) JIRA
10 12 (1.95%) JUnit
11 11 (1.79%) Eclipse
12 9 (1.46%) NCrunch
12 9 (1.46%) ReSharper
13 8 (1.30%) NUnit
14 7 (1.14%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
16 5 (0.81%) Ant
16 5 (0.81%) IntelliJ
16 5 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (6.49%) Finance
2 35 (5.68%) Electronics
3 15 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (1.95%) Games
5 11 (1.79%) Aerospace
5 11 (1.79%) Automotive
6 8 (1.30%) Publishing
7 7 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.97%) Banking
9 5 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.81%) Marketing
10 4 (0.65%) Retail
11 3 (0.49%) Advertising
11 3 (0.49%) French Language
12 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.32%) Legal
12 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 332 (53.90%) Developer
2 205 (33.28%) Java Developer
3 158 (25.65%) Software Engineer
4 119 (19.32%) Java Engineer
5 118 (19.16%) Graduate
6 114 (18.51%) Software Developer
7 88 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
8 58 (9.42%) C++ Software Engineer
8 58 (9.42%) Graduate Developer
9 42 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
10 38 (6.17%) C++ Developer
11 34 (5.52%) Graduate Software Developer
12 33 (5.36%) Consultant
13 32 (5.19%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 31 (5.03%) C++ Software Developer
14 31 (5.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 30 (4.87%) Embedded Engineer
15 30 (4.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 29 (4.71%) Embedded C++ Engineer
16 29 (4.71%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (18.02%) .NET
2 88 (14.29%) Web Services
3 84 (13.64%) HTML
3 84 (13.64%) Spring
4 70 (11.36%) XML
5 69 (11.20%) CSS
6 56 (9.09%) RESTful
7 46 (7.47%) Hibernate
8 45 (7.31%) ASP.NET
9 40 (6.49%) jQuery
10 39 (6.33%) HTML5
10 39 (6.33%) J2EE
11 32 (5.19%) JSON
12 27 (4.38%) REST
13 26 (4.22%) JSP
14 22 (3.57%) CSS3
15 16 (2.60%) J2SE
16 15 (2.44%) 802.1X
16 15 (2.44%) Django
17 13 (2.11%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 253 (41.07%) Computer Science
2 102 (16.56%) Algorithms
3 27 (4.38%) Internet of Things
4 25 (4.06%) Data Structures
4 25 (4.06%) Grid Computing
4 25 (4.06%) User Experience
5 19 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
6 17 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.60%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.27%) Life Science
8 14 (2.27%) Private Cloud
9 9 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.14%) Clustering
10 7 (1.14%) Home Automation
10 7 (1.14%) Smart Home
11 6 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (0.81%) LIMS
12 5 (0.81%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.81%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 189 (30.68%) Linux
2 102 (16.56%) Windows
3 48 (7.79%) Android
4 40 (6.49%) Unix
5 21 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (3.25%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (1.95%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.14%) Solaris
11 5 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.49%) Debian
12 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 186 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (27.92%) Mathematics
4 119 (19.32%) Physics
5 98 (15.91%) OO
6 85 (13.80%) Machine Learning
7 69 (11.20%) Multithreading
8 51 (8.28%) SDLC
9 45 (7.31%) Artificial Intelligence
10 44 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
10 44 (7.14%) OOP
10 44 (7.14%) Visualisation
11 39 (6.33%) Scrum
12 37 (6.01%) Android Development
13 31 (5.03%) Cross-Platform Development
13 31 (5.03%) DevOps
14 29 (4.71%) Informatics
15 28 (4.55%) TDD
16 27 (4.38%) Project Management
17 26 (4.22%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 262 (42.53%) Python
2 258 (41.88%) C++
3 196 (31.82%) C#
4 144 (23.38%) SQL
5 140 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 103 (16.72%) Perl
7 98 (15.91%) C
8 53 (8.60%) Bash Shell
9 38 (6.17%) Ruby
10 34 (5.52%) PHP
11 28 (4.55%) MATLAB
12 23 (3.73%) Scala
13 19 (3.08%) PowerShell
14 17 (2.76%) Embedded C
15 14 (2.27%) Embedded C++
16 10 (1.62%) Lua
17 6 (0.97%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.65%) Fortran
19 3 (0.49%) R
20 2 (0.32%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 256 (41.56%) Degree
2 92 (14.94%) PhD
3 15 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.65%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.32%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.16%) LPIC
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.82%) QA
2 3 (0.49%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (4.55%) Docker
2 18 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.44%) KVM
4 7 (1.14%) Firmware
5 2 (0.32%) Xen
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (2.76%) Nagios
2 16 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.60%) Puppet
3 13 (2.11%) Packer
4 6 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (6.33%) Oracle
2 25 (4.06%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.08%) Sun
4 18 (2.92%) VMware
5 9 (1.46%) RedGate
6 6 (0.97%) Google
7 4 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.49%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.49%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.16%) Brocade
9 1 (0.16%) Facebook
9 1 (0.16%) QNX
9 1 (0.16%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.16%) Vertica
9 1 (0.16%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hiring People
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago