Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 737 586 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 27.15% 25.66% 19.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.28% 37.25% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 583 501 484
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,100 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2089 1573 1896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 76.94% 68.87% 65.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1689 1364 1690
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 414 (56.17%) Software Engineering
2 407 (55.22%) Python
3 392 (53.19%) C++
4 322 (43.69%) Computer Science
5 303 (41.11%) Degree
6 242 (32.84%) Mathematics
7 240 (32.56%) C#
8 221 (29.99%) Linux
9 208 (28.22%) Algorithms
10 205 (27.82%) Physics
11 199 (27.00%) Machine Learning
12 191 (25.92%) JavaScript
13 189 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
14 158 (21.44%) C
15 142 (19.27%) Windows
15 142 (19.27%) OO
16 122 (16.55%) Computer Science Degree
17 110 (14.93%) Artificial Intelligence
18 109 (14.79%) HTML
18 109 (14.79%) Test Automation
19 107 (14.52%) PhD
20 104 (14.11%) Multithreading
21 88 (11.94%) Web Development
22 87 (11.80%) Android
23 85 (11.53%) NoSQL
24 81 (10.99%) TDD
25 79 (10.72%) .NET
26 77 (10.45%) MATLAB
27 76 (10.31%) CSS
28 71 (9.63%) 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 42 (5.70%) Apache Spark
2 36 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (1.36%) Apache
6 8 (1.09%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.68%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.54%) JBoss
10 3 (0.41%) Jetty
10 3 (0.41%) MediaWiki
11 2 (0.27%) IIS
11 2 (0.27%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.14%) DNN
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.14%) SAS
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.41%) Pipeline Pilot
2 1 (0.14%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.68%) SaaS
5 2 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.14%) G Suite
6 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.88%) Internet
2 28 (3.80%) TCP/IP
3 25 (3.39%) Wireless
4 18 (2.44%) HTTP
5 9 (1.22%) Firewall
6 3 (0.41%) SAN
7 2 (0.27%) AMQP
7 2 (0.27%) DNS
7 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.27%) IPv6
8 1 (0.14%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.14%) Intranet
8 1 (0.14%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.14%) SMS
8 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (11.53%) NoSQL
2 67 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 48 (6.51%) Big Data
4 46 (6.24%) MySQL
5 34 (4.61%) Hadoop
6 32 (4.34%) MongoDB
7 29 (3.93%) Text Mining
8 26 (3.53%) SQL Server
9 16 (2.17%) HBase
10 8 (1.09%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.95%) GIS
12 6 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.54%) Redis
14 3 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.41%) KNIME
15 2 (0.27%) Apache Hive
15 2 (0.27%) DB2
16 1 (0.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 56 (7.60%) Git (software)
2 29 (3.93%) JUnit
3 27 (3.66%) Mercurial
3 27 (3.66%) Selenium
4 26 (3.53%) Cucumber
4 26 (3.53%) JIRA
5 19 (2.58%) NUnit
6 16 (2.17%) Maven
7 14 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 12 (1.63%) JBehave
9 11 (1.49%) JMeter
9 11 (1.49%) LoadRunner
10 10 (1.36%) YouTrack
11 9 (1.22%) Mockito
11 9 (1.22%) Visual Studio
12 7 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
13 3 (0.41%) Buildbot
13 3 (0.41%) FindBugs
13 3 (0.41%) SCons
13 3 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (8.28%) Finance
2 32 (4.34%) Pharmaceutical
3 18 (2.44%) Electronics
4 15 (2.04%) Retail
5 14 (1.90%) Marketing
6 8 (1.09%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.95%) Advertising
8 5 (0.68%) Games
9 4 (0.54%) Automotive
10 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 345 (46.81%) Developer
2 239 (32.43%) Software Engineer
3 162 (21.98%) Graduate
4 134 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 130 (17.64%) Software Developer
6 121 (16.42%) C++ Software Engineer
7 103 (13.98%) C++ Developer
8 97 (13.16%) Java Engineer
9 90 (12.21%) C++ Software Developer
10 83 (11.26%) Graduate Developer
10 83 (11.26%) Java Software Engineer
11 72 (9.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 68 (9.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 68 (9.23%) JavaScript Developer
13 50 (6.78%) Data Scientist
14 47 (6.38%) Developer in Test
15 45 (6.11%) C Software Engineer
15 45 (6.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 44 (5.97%) Graduate Software Developer
17 39 (5.29%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (14.79%) HTML
2 79 (10.72%) .NET
3 76 (10.31%) CSS
4 71 (9.63%) AngularJS
5 59 (8.01%) Spring
6 57 (7.73%) jQuery
7 53 (7.19%) HTML5
8 45 (6.11%) REST
9 44 (5.97%) Web Services
10 41 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 40 (5.43%) React
12 37 (5.02%) Node.js
13 33 (4.48%) Apache Axis
14 27 (3.66%) Hibernate
15 25 (3.39%) CSS3
16 24 (3.26%) RESTful
17 23 (3.12%) J2EE
18 21 (2.85%) JSON
18 21 (2.85%) XML
19 20 (2.71%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 322 (43.69%) Computer Science
2 208 (28.22%) Algorithms
3 61 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (7.33%) Mobile App
5 52 (7.06%) Data Structures
6 40 (5.43%) Smart City
7 33 (4.48%) 3D Printing
8 31 (4.21%) Life Science
9 29 (3.93%) Client/Server
9 29 (3.93%) Smart Energy
10 25 (3.39%) Internet of Things
11 23 (3.12%) Java Card
12 21 (2.85%) Augmented Reality
13 13 (1.76%) User Experience
14 11 (1.49%) Mobile Payment
15 9 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (1.09%) Clustering
16 8 (1.09%) Renewable Energy
17 7 (0.95%) Tandem
18 6 (0.81%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 221 (29.99%) Linux
2 142 (19.27%) Windows
3 87 (11.80%) Android
4 42 (5.70%) Apple iOS
5 24 (3.26%) Debian
6 19 (2.58%) Unix
7 11 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.81%) Solaris
9 4 (0.54%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.27%) CentOS
11 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (56.17%) Software Engineering
2 242 (32.84%) Mathematics
3 205 (27.82%) Physics
4 199 (27.00%) Machine Learning
5 189 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (19.27%) OO
7 110 (14.93%) Artificial Intelligence
8 109 (14.79%) Test Automation
9 104 (14.11%) Multithreading
10 88 (11.94%) Web Development
11 81 (10.99%) TDD
12 63 (8.55%) SDLC
13 51 (6.92%) OOP
13 51 (6.92%) Open Source
14 49 (6.65%) Unit Testing
15 48 (6.51%) Mobile Application Development
16 40 (5.43%) Smart City Simulations
17 39 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (5.29%) OOD
17 39 (5.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 407 (55.22%) Python
2 392 (53.19%) C++
3 240 (32.56%) C#
4 191 (25.92%) JavaScript
5 158 (21.44%) C
6 77 (10.45%) MATLAB
7 65 (8.82%) SQL
8 47 (6.38%) Scala
9 44 (5.97%) Perl
10 33 (4.48%) R
10 33 (4.48%) Ruby
11 29 (3.93%) Objective-C
12 23 (3.12%) Bash Shell
13 17 (2.31%) Julia
14 15 (2.04%) PHP
14 15 (2.04%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.49%) Embedded C
16 10 (1.36%) Embedded C++
17 7 (0.95%) Haskell
18 6 (0.81%) Go
Qualifications
1 303 (41.11%) Degree
2 122 (16.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 107 (14.52%) PhD
4 36 (4.88%) Numerate Degree
5 33 (4.48%) MCP
5 33 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (4.48%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.81%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.41%) ISEB
8 2 (0.27%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.14%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (6.78%) Docker
2 8 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.27%) Firmware
5 1 (0.14%) HDFS
5 1 (0.14%) LXC
5 1 (0.14%) QEMU
5 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (2.31%) Ansible
2 12 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.22%) Puppet
4 8 (1.09%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.14%) Oozie
6 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (6.51%) Microsoft
2 20 (2.71%) Oracle
3 19 (2.58%) Google
4 13 (1.76%) Terracotta
5 8 (1.09%) VMware
6 6 (0.81%) Sun
7 4 (0.54%) Perforce
8 3 (0.41%) Intel
8 3 (0.41%) NVIDIA
8 3 (0.41%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.27%) IBM
10 1 (0.14%) QNX
10 1 (0.14%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.14%) Thales
10 1 (0.14%) Wind River