Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 810 580 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.11% 25.77% 19.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.73% 37.76% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 642 488 478
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,750 £68,250 £60,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 2332 1536 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 75.18% 68.24% 65.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 1319 1662
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +8.54%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £28,820
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +7.07%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 439 (54.20%) Python
2 423 (52.22%) C++
2 423 (52.22%) Software Engineering
3 337 (41.60%) Degree
4 336 (41.48%) Computer Science
5 256 (31.60%) C#
6 245 (30.25%) Mathematics
7 234 (28.89%) Linux
8 233 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
9 228 (28.15%) Algorithms
10 216 (26.67%) Machine Learning
11 204 (25.19%) JavaScript
12 186 (22.96%) C
12 186 (22.96%) Physics
13 175 (21.60%) OO
14 136 (16.79%) Multithreading
15 130 (16.05%) Windows
16 127 (15.68%) PhD
16 127 (15.68%) Test Automation
17 121 (14.94%) Artificial Intelligence
18 119 (14.69%) Computer Science Degree
19 105 (12.96%) HTML
20 92 (11.36%) TDD
20 92 (11.36%) Web Development
21 89 (10.99%) NoSQL
22 87 (10.74%) Relational Database
23 82 (10.12%) Android
24 77 (9.51%) .NET
24 77 (9.51%) MATLAB
24 77 (9.51%) AngularJS

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 35 (4.32%) Apache Spark
2 33 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (1.85%) Apache
3 15 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 8 (0.99%) OpenStack
4 8 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 7 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (0.49%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.49%) JBoss
7 3 (0.37%) Jetty
7 3 (0.37%) MediaWiki
8 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.12%) DNN
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.12%) SAS
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Pipeline Pilot
2 1 (0.12%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 59 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (0.62%) SaaS
4 4 (0.49%) GitHub
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.25%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.12%) Office 365
6 1 (0.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.31%) Internet
2 29 (3.58%) TCP/IP
3 27 (3.33%) HTTP
4 19 (2.35%) Wireless
5 5 (0.62%) Firewall
6 3 (0.37%) SAN
7 2 (0.25%) AMQP
7 2 (0.25%) DNS
7 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.25%) IPv6
7 2 (0.25%) SMS
8 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.12%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (10.99%) NoSQL
2 87 (10.74%) Relational Database
3 52 (6.42%) Big Data
3 52 (6.42%) MySQL
4 33 (4.07%) MongoDB
5 29 (3.58%) Hadoop
6 26 (3.21%) SQL Server
7 23 (2.84%) Text Mining
8 16 (1.98%) GIS
9 14 (1.73%) HBase
10 13 (1.60%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.99%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.49%) Redis
15 3 (0.37%) KNIME
16 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.25%) DB2
16 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
17 1 (0.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 63 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 36 (4.44%) Mercurial
3 30 (3.70%) JUnit
4 29 (3.58%) JIRA
5 28 (3.46%) Cucumber
6 27 (3.33%) Selenium
7 20 (2.47%) NUnit
8 18 (2.22%) Maven
9 17 (2.10%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.48%) JBehave
10 12 (1.48%) JMeter
10 12 (1.48%) LoadRunner
11 10 (1.23%) YouTrack
12 9 (1.11%) Mockito
13 7 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (0.86%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.62%) WebDriver
15 4 (0.49%) TeamCity
16 3 (0.37%) Fiddler
16 3 (0.37%) jMock
General
1 73 (9.01%) Finance
2 33 (4.07%) Pharmaceutical
3 21 (2.59%) Electronics
4 17 (2.10%) Retail
5 14 (1.73%) Marketing
6 8 (0.99%) Advertising
6 8 (0.99%) Automotive
7 7 (0.86%) Games
8 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.74%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.62%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 365 (45.06%) Developer
2 250 (30.86%) Software Engineer
3 165 (20.37%) Graduate
4 131 (16.17%) Software Developer
5 127 (15.68%) C++ Software Engineer
6 119 (14.69%) Java Developer
7 105 (12.96%) C++ Developer
8 101 (12.47%) Java Engineer
9 89 (10.99%) Java Software Engineer
10 88 (10.86%) C++ Software Developer
10 88 (10.86%) Graduate Developer
11 80 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
12 76 (9.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 71 (8.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 51 (6.30%) Data Scientist
15 46 (5.68%) Developer in Test
15 46 (5.68%) Graduate Software Developer
16 44 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
17 43 (5.31%) C Software Engineer
17 43 (5.31%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (12.96%) HTML
2 77 (9.51%) .NET
2 77 (9.51%) AngularJS
3 76 (9.38%) CSS
4 72 (8.89%) Spring
5 60 (7.41%) jQuery
6 52 (6.42%) Node.js
7 51 (6.30%) React
8 50 (6.17%) HTML5
8 50 (6.17%) REST
9 48 (5.93%) Web Services
10 33 (4.07%) ASP.NET
11 32 (3.95%) Hibernate
12 30 (3.70%) CSS3
13 29 (3.58%) Apache Axis
14 28 (3.46%) RESTful
15 27 (3.33%) TensorFlow
16 26 (3.21%) J2EE
17 22 (2.72%) XML
18 18 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 336 (41.48%) Computer Science
2 228 (28.15%) Algorithms
3 63 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 53 (6.54%) Data Structures
6 45 (5.56%) Smart City
7 32 (3.95%) Client/Server
8 30 (3.70%) 3D Printing
9 29 (3.58%) Java Card
9 29 (3.58%) Smart Energy
10 28 (3.46%) Life Science
11 24 (2.96%) Internet of Things
12 23 (2.84%) Augmented Reality
13 17 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (2.10%) Fintech
13 17 (2.10%) Mobile Payment
14 16 (1.98%) User Experience
15 12 (1.48%) Clustering
16 9 (1.11%) 3D Graphics
17 8 (0.99%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 234 (28.89%) Linux
2 130 (16.05%) Windows
3 82 (10.12%) Android
4 40 (4.94%) Apple iOS
5 29 (3.58%) Debian
6 25 (3.09%) Unix
7 11 (1.36%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (0.99%) Solaris
9 2 (0.25%) CentOS
9 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (52.22%) Software Engineering
2 245 (30.25%) Mathematics
3 233 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
4 216 (26.67%) Machine Learning
5 186 (22.96%) Physics
6 175 (21.60%) OO
7 136 (16.79%) Multithreading
8 127 (15.68%) Test Automation
9 121 (14.94%) Artificial Intelligence
10 92 (11.36%) TDD
10 92 (11.36%) Web Development
11 73 (9.01%) SDLC
12 68 (8.40%) Open Source
13 60 (7.41%) OOP
14 53 (6.54%) Collaborative Working
15 51 (6.30%) Mobile Application Development
15 51 (6.30%) Unit Testing
16 50 (6.17%) OOD
16 50 (6.17%) Scrum
17 45 (5.56%) Smart City Simulations
Programming Languages
1 439 (54.20%) Python
2 423 (52.22%) C++
3 256 (31.60%) C#
4 204 (25.19%) JavaScript
5 186 (22.96%) C
6 77 (9.51%) MATLAB
7 65 (8.02%) SQL
8 55 (6.79%) Scala
9 37 (4.57%) Ruby
10 34 (4.20%) Objective-C
11 33 (4.07%) Perl
12 28 (3.46%) R
13 22 (2.72%) Bash Shell
13 22 (2.72%) PHP
14 17 (2.10%) Julia
15 14 (1.73%) Apple Swift
16 13 (1.60%) Embedded C
16 13 (1.60%) PowerShell
17 12 (1.48%) Embedded C++
18 8 (0.99%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 337 (41.60%) Degree
2 127 (15.68%) PhD
3 119 (14.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
5 25 (3.09%) MCP
5 25 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.49%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.32%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (5.80%) Docker
2 7 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.62%) Firmware
4 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) LXC
5 1 (0.12%) QEMU
5 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (2.22%) Ansible
2 13 (1.60%) Puppet
3 11 (1.36%) Kubernetes
4 7 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.25%) Nagios
7 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 41 (5.06%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.46%) Oracle
3 25 (3.09%) Google
4 15 (1.85%) Terracotta
5 10 (1.23%) WorldPay
6 8 (0.99%) Sun
7 7 (0.86%) VMware
8 4 (0.49%) Perforce
9 3 (0.37%) Intel
9 3 (0.37%) NVIDIA
9 3 (0.37%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.25%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.25%) IBM
10 2 (0.25%) QNX
10 2 (0.25%) Qualys
10 2 (0.25%) Splunk
10 2 (0.25%) Wind River
11 1 (0.12%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.12%) Thales