Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 327 564 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 21.12% 20.04% 25.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.82% 28.64% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 222 366 545
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £84,750 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% +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 1,061 1,969 2,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.54% 69.97% 74.68%
Number of salaries quoted 755 1,413 1,591
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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.

1 140 (42.81%) Python
2 136 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (38.84%) Software Engineering
4 121 (37.00%) Linux
5 108 (33.03%) Test Automation
6 98 (29.97%) C++
7 95 (29.05%) JavaScript
8 88 (26.91%) C#
9 83 (25.38%) Degree
10 77 (23.55%) Machine Learning
11 69 (21.10%) WorldPay
11 69 (21.10%) Selenium
12 61 (18.65%) Computer Science
13 60 (18.35%) AngularJS
14 58 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
15 57 (17.43%) React
16 55 (16.82%) PHP
17 53 (16.21%) Scrum
18 52 (15.90%) Cucumber
19 50 (15.29%) Artificial Intelligence
20 49 (14.98%) Mathematics
21 47 (14.37%) SQL
21 47 (14.37%) Fintech
22 44 (13.46%) BDD
22 44 (13.46%) Oracle
23 43 (13.15%) HTML
23 43 (13.15%) Spring
24 42 (12.84%) CSS
25 41 (12.54%) J2EE
25 41 (12.54%) Docker

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 7 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.83%) JBoss
2 6 (1.83%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.83%) WildFly
3 3 (0.92%) Apache
3 3 (0.92%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.61%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.61%) Confluence
4 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.31%) Jetty
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.31%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (9.17%) Summit
2 14 (4.28%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.61%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 58 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (9.17%) GitHub
3 21 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.53%) BrowserStack
5 5 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.22%) BlazeMeter
6 4 (1.22%) IaaS
6 4 (1.22%) PaaS
7 2 (0.61%) SaaS
8 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.31%) Google Play
8 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.45%) Internet
2 5 (1.53%) HTTP
3 2 (0.61%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (0.61%) IPv6
3 2 (0.61%) WebEx
3 2 (0.61%) Wireless
4 1 (0.31%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.81%) Relational Database
2 12 (3.67%) MongoDB
2 12 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (3.36%) MySQL
4 8 (2.45%) Big Data
4 8 (2.45%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.14%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.22%) Redis
7 4 (1.22%) Spatial Data
8 3 (0.92%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.61%) GIS
9 2 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.61%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.31%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 69 (21.10%) Selenium
2 52 (15.90%) Cucumber
3 38 (11.62%) Git (software)
4 31 (9.48%) Jenkins
5 29 (8.87%) JBehave
5 29 (8.87%) JUnit
6 26 (7.95%) JIRA
7 22 (6.73%) Gradle
8 16 (4.89%) Maven
8 16 (4.89%) WebDriver
9 13 (3.98%) JMeter
10 9 (2.75%) Jasmine
10 9 (2.75%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.45%) Hudson
11 8 (2.45%) TestNG
12 6 (1.83%) Subversion
13 4 (1.22%) git-flow
13 4 (1.22%) NUnit
14 3 (0.92%) Fiddler
15 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 38 (11.62%) Finance
2 15 (4.59%) Banking
3 11 (3.36%) Games
4 9 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.45%) Retail
6 5 (1.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (33.94%) Developer
2 64 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 37 (11.31%) Java Developer
4 32 (9.79%) Java Engineer
5 27 (8.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 24 (7.34%) Software Developer
6 24 (7.34%) Test Engineer
7 22 (6.73%) Java Software Engineer
7 22 (6.73%) Senior Developer
7 22 (6.73%) Support Engineer
8 20 (6.12%) Analyst
9 19 (5.81%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
9 19 (5.81%) Graduate
9 19 (5.81%) Machine Learning Developer
10 18 (5.50%) Automation Test Analyst
10 18 (5.50%) Test Analyst
11 16 (4.89%) Test Automation Engineer
12 14 (4.28%) Senior Java Engineer
12 14 (4.28%) Site Engineer
12 14 (4.28%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (18.35%) AngularJS
2 57 (17.43%) React
3 43 (13.15%) HTML
3 43 (13.15%) Spring
4 42 (12.84%) CSS
5 41 (12.54%) J2EE
6 38 (11.62%) RESTful
6 38 (11.62%) Web Services
7 32 (9.79%) J2SE
8 30 (9.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 27 (8.26%) JSON
10 23 (7.03%) .NET
11 21 (6.42%) Hibernate
11 21 (6.42%) REST
11 21 (6.42%) Spring Boot
12 19 (5.81%) Vue.js
13 16 (4.89%) Node.js
14 15 (4.59%) Java EE
15 13 (3.98%) CSS3
15 13 (3.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.70%) Algorithms
2 29 (8.87%) Client/Server
3 13 (3.98%) User Experience
4 12 (3.67%) Renewable Energy
5 10 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.45%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.53%) Smart City
9 4 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.22%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
9 4 (1.22%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.22%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.92%) Animation
10 3 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.92%) Online Games
11 2 (0.61%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 121 (37.00%) Linux
2 35 (10.70%) Windows
3 16 (4.89%) Unix
4 15 (4.59%) Android
5 5 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.92%) CentOS
8 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) Debian
9 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.31%) Solaris
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (41.59%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (38.84%) Software Engineering
3 108 (33.03%) Test Automation
4 77 (23.55%) Machine Learning
5 61 (18.65%) Computer Science
6 53 (16.21%) Scrum
7 50 (15.29%) Artificial Intelligence
8 49 (14.98%) Mathematics
9 47 (14.37%) Fintech
10 44 (13.46%) BDD
11 40 (12.23%) TDD
12 37 (11.31%) Software Testing
13 36 (11.01%) DevOps
14 32 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (9.79%) Technical Leadership
15 30 (9.17%) Algorithmic Trading
15 30 (9.17%) Automated Trading
15 30 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 30 (9.17%) High-Frequency Trading
15 30 (9.17%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 140 (42.81%) Python
2 98 (29.97%) C++
3 95 (29.05%) JavaScript
4 88 (26.91%) C#
5 55 (16.82%) PHP
6 47 (14.37%) SQL
7 40 (12.23%) Ruby
8 36 (11.01%) Bash Shell
9 32 (9.79%) R
10 30 (9.17%) Bourne shell
10 30 (9.17%) Korn
10 30 (9.17%) MATLAB
11 25 (7.65%) C
12 10 (3.06%) Perl
13 9 (2.75%) ES6
14 8 (2.45%) Groovy
15 7 (2.14%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.53%) Java 8
16 5 (1.53%) Scala
16 5 (1.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (25.38%) Degree
2 38 (11.62%) PhD
3 34 (10.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.53%) ISEB
5 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.31%) QA
2 13 (3.98%) PSD2
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (12.54%) Docker
2 8 (2.45%) Firmware
3 1 (0.31%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (8.26%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.14%) Ansible
3 3 (0.92%) Puppet
4 2 (0.61%) Grafana
4 2 (0.61%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.61%) Terraform
5 1 (0.31%) Mesos
Vendors
1 69 (21.10%) WorldPay
2 44 (13.46%) Oracle
3 6 (1.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.53%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.22%) SAP
5 4 (1.22%) Sencha
6 3 (0.92%) EMC
6 3 (0.92%) Google
7 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.31%) Gemalto
7 1 (0.31%) WSO2