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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Java 328 337 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.37% 22.69% 18.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.00% 36.59% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 244 284 226
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 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 911 921 973
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.23% 62.02% 66.46%
Number of salaries quoted 705 767 846
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 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 268 (43.44%) Python
2 262 (42.46%) C++
3 256 (41.49%) Degree
4 254 (41.17%) Computer Science
5 234 (37.93%) Software Engineering
6 200 (32.41%) C#
7 187 (30.31%) Linux
7 187 (30.31%) Agile Software Development
8 178 (28.85%) Mathematics
9 144 (23.34%) SQL
10 139 (22.53%) JavaScript
11 124 (20.10%) Physics
12 111 (17.99%) .NET
13 104 (16.86%) Perl
14 103 (16.69%) Algorithms
15 102 (16.53%) Windows
16 99 (16.05%) C
17 96 (15.56%) OO
18 93 (15.07%) PhD
19 90 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
20 89 (14.42%) Machine Learning
21 84 (13.61%) Web Services
22 83 (13.45%) Spring
23 82 (13.29%) NoSQL
24 81 (13.13%) HTML
25 70 (11.35%) Multithreading
26 68 (11.02%) XML
27 67 (10.86%) CSS
28 59 (9.56%) Git (software)
29 58 (9.40%) MySQL

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 37 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (4.86%) Tomcat
3 29 (4.70%) Apache
4 17 (2.76%) OpenStack
5 16 (2.59%) IIS
5 16 (2.59%) WebLogic
6 15 (2.43%) JBoss
7 13 (2.11%) ColdFusion
7 13 (2.11%) nginx
8 12 (1.94%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.81%) DNN
10 4 (0.65%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.65%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.65%) Jetty
11 3 (0.49%) Confluence
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 (14.59%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (2.43%) 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 43 (6.97%) Internet
2 21 (3.40%) HTTP
3 18 (2.92%) Bluetooth
4 16 (2.59%) Wireless
5 15 (2.43%) 802.11
6 10 (1.62%) ZigBee
7 9 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.81%) Firewall
8 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.65%) LDAP
10 2 (0.32%) SSL
11 1 (0.16%) 3G
11 1 (0.16%) DNS
11 1 (0.16%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.16%) GSM
11 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.16%) IPv6
11 1 (0.16%) RTP
11 1 (0.16%) SAN
11 1 (0.16%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (13.29%) NoSQL
2 58 (9.40%) MySQL
3 47 (7.62%) Big Data
4 29 (4.70%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.54%) SQL Server
6 24 (3.89%) MongoDB
7 18 (2.92%) HBase
8 17 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (1.62%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.46%) Text Mining
12 8 (1.30%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.97%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.65%) Geospatial Data
14 4 (0.65%) GIS
14 4 (0.65%) Neo4j
14 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 59 (9.56%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.32%) Maven
3 32 (5.19%) Visual Studio
4 28 (4.54%) Jenkins
5 24 (3.89%) Gradle
5 24 (3.89%) Selenium
6 23 (3.73%) TeamCity
7 20 (3.24%) Subversion
8 13 (2.11%) Vagrant
9 12 (1.94%) JUnit
10 11 (1.78%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.62%) JIRA
12 9 (1.46%) NCrunch
12 9 (1.46%) NUnit
12 9 (1.46%) ReSharper
13 7 (1.13%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
14 5 (0.81%) Ant
14 5 (0.81%) IntelliJ
14 5 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (6.65%) Finance
2 35 (5.67%) Electronics
3 15 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (1.94%) Games
5 11 (1.78%) Aerospace
5 11 (1.78%) Automotive
6 8 (1.30%) Publishing
7 7 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.97%) Banking
8 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.97%) Marketing
9 4 (0.65%) Retail
10 3 (0.49%) Advertising
10 3 (0.49%) French Language
11 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.32%) Legal
11 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 332 (53.81%) Developer
2 205 (33.23%) Java Developer
3 157 (25.45%) Software Engineer
4 121 (19.61%) Graduate
5 117 (18.96%) Java Engineer
6 113 (18.31%) Software Developer
7 86 (13.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 61 (9.89%) C++ Software Engineer
9 59 (9.56%) Graduate Developer
10 40 (6.48%) C++ Developer
10 40 (6.48%) Java Software Developer
11 35 (5.67%) Consultant
11 35 (5.67%) Graduate Software Developer
12 34 (5.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 32 (5.19%) C++ Software Developer
14 31 (5.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 31 (5.02%) Embedded Engineer
14 31 (5.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 30 (4.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
15 30 (4.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (17.99%) .NET
2 84 (13.61%) Web Services
3 83 (13.45%) Spring
4 81 (13.13%) HTML
5 68 (11.02%) XML
6 67 (10.86%) CSS
7 55 (8.91%) RESTful
8 45 (7.29%) ASP.NET
8 45 (7.29%) Hibernate
9 39 (6.32%) jQuery
10 38 (6.16%) J2EE
11 37 (6.00%) HTML5
12 32 (5.19%) JSON
13 25 (4.05%) JSP
13 25 (4.05%) REST
14 22 (3.57%) CSS3
15 15 (2.43%) 802.1X
15 15 (2.43%) J2SE
16 14 (2.27%) Django
17 13 (2.11%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 254 (41.17%) Computer Science
2 103 (16.69%) Algorithms
3 28 (4.54%) Internet of Things
4 25 (4.05%) Data Structures
4 25 (4.05%) User Experience
5 24 (3.89%) Grid Computing
6 19 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
7 17 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (2.27%) Life Science
8 14 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.27%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.13%) Clustering
10 7 (1.13%) Smart Home
11 6 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (0.97%) Home Automation
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
1 187 (30.31%) Linux
2 102 (16.53%) Windows
3 45 (7.29%) Android
4 38 (6.16%) Unix
5 21 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (3.24%) Windows Server
7 13 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.78%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 7 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.13%) Solaris
11 6 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.49%) Debian
13 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.16%) CentOS
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 187 (30.31%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (28.85%) Mathematics
4 124 (20.10%) Physics
5 96 (15.56%) OO
6 89 (14.42%) Machine Learning
7 70 (11.35%) Multithreading
8 50 (8.10%) SDLC
9 47 (7.62%) Artificial Intelligence
10 44 (7.13%) Data Visualisation
10 44 (7.13%) OOP
10 44 (7.13%) Visualisation
11 38 (6.16%) Scrum
12 37 (6.00%) Android Development
13 31 (5.02%) Cross-Platform Development
14 30 (4.86%) DevOps
15 29 (4.70%) Informatics
16 28 (4.54%) TDD
17 27 (4.38%) Project Management
18 24 (3.89%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 268 (43.44%) Python
2 262 (42.46%) C++
3 200 (32.41%) C#
4 144 (23.34%) SQL
5 139 (22.53%) JavaScript
6 104 (16.86%) Perl
7 99 (16.05%) C
8 54 (8.75%) Bash Shell
9 39 (6.32%) Ruby
10 33 (5.35%) PHP
11 31 (5.02%) MATLAB
12 24 (3.89%) Scala
13 20 (3.24%) PowerShell
14 18 (2.92%) Embedded C
15 15 (2.43%) Embedded C++
16 10 (1.62%) Lua
17 6 (0.97%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.65%) Fortran
18 4 (0.65%) R
19 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 256 (41.49%) Degree
2 93 (15.07%) PhD
3 17 (2.76%) 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 (6.81%) QA
2 3 (0.49%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (4.54%) Docker
2 18 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.43%) KVM
4 8 (1.30%) 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
1 17 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (2.76%) Puppet
2 13 (2.11%) Packer
3 7 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (6.32%) Oracle
2 26 (4.21%) 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
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pens, Bonus, Health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: +Benefits +Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic salary and prospects (Top
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + share options
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago