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

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 759 656 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 22.04% 26.11% 22.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.90% 35.10% 35.28%
Number of salaries quoted 512 540 540
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 2,456 1,869 1,800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 71.33% 74.40% 63.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 1,529 1,521
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 424 (55.86%) Python
2 358 (47.17%) Software Engineering
3 327 (43.08%) C++
4 296 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (30.04%) C
6 222 (29.25%) Computer Science
7 220 (28.99%) Linux
8 205 (27.01%) Machine Learning
9 203 (26.75%) Degree
10 199 (26.22%) C#
11 180 (23.72%) Artificial Intelligence
12 159 (20.95%) JavaScript
13 158 (20.82%) WorldPay
14 157 (20.69%) Mathematics
15 155 (20.42%) Algorithms
16 142 (18.71%) PhD
17 140 (18.45%) Multithreading
18 114 (15.02%) Oracle
19 111 (14.62%) OO
19 111 (14.62%) TDD
20 105 (13.83%) Git (software)
21 103 (13.57%) Scrum
22 97 (12.78%) E-Commerce
23 95 (12.52%) Web Services
23 95 (12.52%) JIRA
24 94 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
24 94 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
25 92 (12.12%) AngularJS
25 92 (12.12%) Physics
26 91 (11.99%) Spring

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 42 (5.53%) Tomcat
2 38 (5.01%) Apache
3 17 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.19%) Confluence
4 9 (1.19%) nginx
5 5 (0.66%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.53%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.26%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.26%) JBoss
8 1 (0.13%) Jetty
8 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (0.79%) HipChat
2 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.13%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 33 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 94 (12.38%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (7.64%) GitHub
3 40 (5.27%) OpenShift
4 28 (3.69%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (2.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (0.79%) Dropbox
8 5 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.66%) SaaS
9 3 (0.40%) npm
10 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.71%) HTTP
1 13 (1.71%) Internet
2 9 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.53%) Bluetooth
4 3 (0.40%) SMS
5 2 (0.26%) Modbus
5 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.26%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.13%) AMQP
6 1 (0.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.13%) Firewall
6 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.13%) IPv6
6 1 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (11.86%) Relational Database
2 66 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 50 (6.59%) Big Data
4 43 (5.67%) MySQL
5 42 (5.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 29 (3.82%) MongoDB
7 24 (3.16%) SQL Server
8 15 (1.98%) HBase
8 15 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.19%) GIS
9 9 (1.19%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.79%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.79%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.53%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.26%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.13%) Impala
13 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 105 (13.83%) Git (software)
2 95 (12.52%) JIRA
3 68 (8.96%) Jenkins
4 42 (5.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 40 (5.27%) Cucumber
6 26 (3.43%) Mercurial
7 24 (3.16%) Maven
8 23 (3.03%) Selenium
9 11 (1.45%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.45%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.19%) JMeter
11 8 (1.05%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.05%) JUnit
12 6 (0.79%) LoadRunner
12 6 (0.79%) ReSharper
12 6 (0.79%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (0.66%) Protractor
14 4 (0.53%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.53%) WebDriver
General
1 77 (10.14%) Finance
2 61 (8.04%) Retail
3 55 (7.25%) Games
4 41 (5.40%) Electronics
5 19 (2.50%) Automotive
5 19 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 11 (1.45%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.32%) Advertising
9 7 (0.92%) Publishing
10 6 (0.79%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.66%) Interactive Media
11 5 (0.66%) Law
12 4 (0.53%) Legal
13 3 (0.40%) Banking
13 3 (0.40%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.26%) Marketing
15 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 270 (35.57%) Developer
2 225 (29.64%) Software Engineer
3 127 (16.73%) Java Engineer
4 120 (15.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 112 (14.76%) Graduate
6 99 (13.04%) Software Developer
7 89 (11.73%) Java Developer
8 76 (10.01%) Java Software Engineer
9 65 (8.56%) C++ Developer
10 63 (8.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 56 (7.38%) C++ Software Developer
11 56 (7.38%) Graduate Developer
12 48 (6.32%) C Software Engineer
12 48 (6.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 47 (6.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 43 (5.67%) Senior Developer
15 42 (5.53%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
15 42 (5.53%) Senior Java Engineer
16 36 (4.74%) Embedded Engineer
17 35 (4.61%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (12.52%) Web Services
2 92 (12.12%) AngularJS
3 91 (11.99%) Spring
4 86 (11.33%) .NET
5 56 (7.38%) HTML
6 54 (7.11%) RESTful
7 53 (6.98%) CSS
8 51 (6.72%) Node.js
9 50 (6.59%) jQuery
10 45 (5.93%) Natural Language Processing
11 41 (5.40%) Akka
12 35 (4.61%) TensorFlow
13 31 (4.08%) .NET Framework
14 29 (3.82%) XML
15 28 (3.69%) HTML5
16 27 (3.56%) React
16 27 (3.56%) STL
17 24 (3.16%) LAMP
18 22 (2.90%) Hibernate
19 21 (2.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 222 (29.25%) Computer Science
2 155 (20.42%) Algorithms
3 85 (11.20%) Fintech
4 43 (5.67%) Private Cloud
5 41 (5.40%) Data Structures
6 38 (5.01%) Smart City
7 29 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (3.56%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (3.29%) User Experience
10 22 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 22 (2.90%) Online Games
11 21 (2.77%) Mobile App
11 21 (2.77%) Public Cloud
12 19 (2.50%) Augmented Reality
13 18 (2.37%) Mobile Payment
14 14 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (1.58%) 3D Graphics
15 12 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (1.58%) Java Card
16 10 (1.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 220 (28.99%) Linux
2 77 (10.14%) Windows
3 68 (8.96%) Android
4 53 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 41 (5.40%) Unix
6 26 (3.43%) Debian
7 13 (1.71%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.19%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.66%) CentOS
11 3 (0.40%) FreeRTOS
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.40%) Solaris
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (47.17%) Software Engineering
2 296 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (27.01%) Machine Learning
4 180 (23.72%) Artificial Intelligence
5 157 (20.69%) Mathematics
6 140 (18.45%) Multithreading
7 111 (14.62%) OO
7 111 (14.62%) TDD
8 103 (13.57%) Scrum
9 97 (12.78%) E-Commerce
10 94 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
11 92 (12.12%) Physics
12 89 (11.73%) DevOps
13 84 (11.07%) Test Automation
14 68 (8.96%) Distributed Algorithms
15 66 (8.70%) Data Science
16 64 (8.43%) Kanban
17 63 (8.30%) OOP
18 58 (7.64%) SDLC
19 56 (7.38%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 424 (55.86%) Python
2 327 (43.08%) C++
3 228 (30.04%) C
4 199 (26.22%) C#
5 159 (20.95%) JavaScript
6 64 (8.43%) Ruby
7 62 (8.17%) SQL
8 54 (7.11%) Scala
9 49 (6.46%) PHP
10 39 (5.14%) Shell Script
11 37 (4.87%) T-SQL
12 34 (4.48%) MATLAB
13 32 (4.22%) Embedded C
13 32 (4.22%) Embedded C++
14 13 (1.71%) Apple Swift
14 13 (1.71%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.58%) Perl
16 11 (1.45%) Objective-C
17 8 (1.05%) Java 8
18 7 (0.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 203 (26.75%) Degree
2 142 (18.71%) PhD
3 53 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.71%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.40%) ISEB
6 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.82%) QA
2 25 (3.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.40%) WAI
4 2 (0.26%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 74 (9.75%) Docker
2 6 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (0.66%) Firmware
4 4 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 36 (4.74%) Ansible
2 34 (4.48%) Puppet
3 19 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 19 (2.50%) Nagios
4 7 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 158 (20.82%) WorldPay
2 114 (15.02%) Oracle
3 18 (2.37%) AppDynamics
3 18 (2.37%) Qualys
3 18 (2.37%) Splunk
4 11 (1.45%) Microsoft
5 8 (1.05%) Terracotta
6 7 (0.92%) Google
7 6 (0.79%) Perforce
7 6 (0.79%) VMware
8 5 (0.66%) Wind River
9 4 (0.53%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.40%) QNX
10 3 (0.40%) Sun
11 2 (0.26%) Apple
11 2 (0.26%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.26%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.26%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.13%) MapR
12 1 (0.13%) Tableau