Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 324 478 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 21.73% 22.96% 26.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.64% 33.57% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 151 332 625
Cambridge median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -

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 963 1,424 2,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 64.59% 68.40% 75.31%
Number of salaries quoted 583 1,176 1,817
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year - +1.52% +9.44%

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 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 162 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (49.38%) Linux
3 117 (36.11%) Software Engineering
4 116 (35.80%) Test Automation
5 104 (32.10%) WorldPay
6 100 (30.86%) Python
7 92 (28.40%) JavaScript
8 80 (24.69%) SQL
9 76 (23.46%) Computer Science
10 74 (22.84%) Degree
11 73 (22.53%) Selenium
12 72 (22.22%) Oracle
13 67 (20.68%) Git (software)
14 64 (19.75%) AWS
14 64 (19.75%) Spring
15 63 (19.44%) Scrum
15 63 (19.44%) C++
15 63 (19.44%) Microservices
16 62 (19.14%) Continuous Delivery
17 59 (18.21%) TDD
18 56 (17.28%) Cucumber
19 54 (16.67%) Docker
19 54 (16.67%) Windows
20 49 (15.12%) Kubernetes
21 47 (14.51%) RESTful
22 46 (14.20%) C#
23 45 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
24 42 (12.96%) DevOps
24 42 (12.96%) Mentoring
25 41 (12.65%) OO

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 16 (4.94%) OpenStack
2 7 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.23%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.23%) Confluence
3 4 (1.23%) JBoss
3 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.23%) WildFly
4 3 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.31%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (6.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 64 (19.75%) AWS
2 19 (5.86%) Amazon ECS
2 19 (5.86%) GCP
3 18 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
4 15 (4.63%) Azure
5 11 (3.40%) GitHub
6 9 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.85%) BlazeMeter
8 5 (1.54%) Google Play
9 4 (1.23%) Firebase
9 4 (1.23%) SaaS
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.31%) IaaS
10 1 (0.31%) PaaS
10 1 (0.31%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.85%) SSL
2 3 (0.93%) DNS
2 3 (0.93%) HTTP
2 3 (0.93%) Hyperconnected
3 2 (0.62%) Skype
4 1 (0.31%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) IPv6
4 1 (0.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.35%) Relational Database
2 32 (9.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 32 (9.88%) MySQL
3 29 (8.95%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.47%) ObjectStore
7 5 (1.54%) SQL Server
8 3 (0.93%) Big Data
8 3 (0.93%) Redis
8 3 (0.93%) Spatial Data
9 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.62%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.62%) HBase
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.31%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.31%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 73 (22.53%) Selenium
2 67 (20.68%) Git (software)
3 56 (17.28%) Cucumber
4 40 (12.35%) JUnit
5 30 (9.26%) JIRA
6 29 (8.95%) JBehave
7 28 (8.64%) Jenkins
8 24 (7.41%) Gradle
9 21 (6.48%) JMeter
10 19 (5.86%) Maven
11 16 (4.94%) WebDriver
12 14 (4.32%) TestNG
13 6 (1.85%) git-flow
13 6 (1.85%) Subversion
14 5 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (1.54%) Bitbucket
14 5 (1.54%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.54%) GoCD
14 5 (1.54%) Jasmine
15 4 (1.23%) Fiddler
General
1 39 (12.04%) Banking
2 19 (5.86%) Games
3 14 (4.32%) Automotive
3 14 (4.32%) Electronics
3 14 (4.32%) Military
4 9 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.47%) Finance
6 4 (1.23%) Retail
7 2 (0.62%) Legal
7 2 (0.62%) Marketing
7 2 (0.62%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 91 (28.09%) Software Engineer
2 83 (25.62%) Developer
3 76 (23.46%) Java Engineer
4 64 (19.75%) Java Software Engineer
5 46 (14.20%) Java Developer
6 30 (9.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 29 (8.95%) Senior Java Engineer
8 27 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 23 (7.10%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 23 (7.10%) Site Engineer
9 23 (7.10%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 21 (6.48%) Test Engineer
11 20 (6.17%) Architect
12 19 (5.86%) Analyst
12 19 (5.86%) Automation Test Analyst
12 19 (5.86%) Test Analyst
13 17 (5.25%) QA Engineer
13 17 (5.25%) Test Automation Engineer
14 16 (4.94%) Senior Developer
15 13 (4.01%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (19.75%) Spring
2 47 (14.51%) RESTful
3 37 (11.42%) CSS
3 37 (11.42%) HTML
3 37 (11.42%) Kafka
4 34 (10.49%) Java EE
5 31 (9.57%) JSON
6 29 (8.95%) Web Services
7 26 (8.02%) .NET
7 26 (8.02%) REST
8 25 (7.72%) Spring Boot
9 24 (7.41%) AngularJS
10 20 (6.17%) React
11 17 (5.25%) XML
12 14 (4.32%) Hibernate
12 14 (4.32%) jOOQ
13 13 (4.01%) CSS3
13 13 (4.01%) J2EE
13 13 (4.01%) LAMP
13 13 (4.01%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.42%) Client/Server
2 23 (7.10%) Renewable Energy
3 18 (5.56%) User Experience
4 13 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.01%) Smartphone
5 11 (3.40%) Algorithms
6 10 (3.09%) Data Structures
6 10 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.78%) Life Science
7 9 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
8 8 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.16%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.23%) Clustering
11 4 (1.23%) NHS
12 3 (0.93%) Animation
12 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.93%) Online Games
12 3 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 160 (49.38%) Linux
2 54 (16.67%) Windows
3 32 (9.88%) Unix
4 22 (6.79%) Android
5 10 (3.09%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.54%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.93%) CentOS
7 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.62%) Debian
8 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (36.11%) Software Engineering
3 116 (35.80%) Test Automation
4 76 (23.46%) Computer Science
5 63 (19.44%) Microservices
5 63 (19.44%) Scrum
6 62 (19.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 59 (18.21%) TDD
8 45 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 42 (12.96%) DevOps
9 42 (12.96%) Mentoring
10 41 (12.65%) OO
11 39 (12.04%) Technical Leadership
12 37 (11.42%) Kanban
13 34 (10.49%) BDD
13 34 (10.49%) E-Commerce
13 34 (10.49%) Functional Testing
14 32 (9.88%) Coaching
15 30 (9.26%) User Stories
16 29 (8.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 100 (30.86%) Python
2 92 (28.40%) JavaScript
3 80 (24.69%) SQL
4 63 (19.44%) C++
5 46 (14.20%) C#
6 36 (11.11%) C
7 34 (10.49%) PHP
8 14 (4.32%) Groovy
9 13 (4.01%) Ruby
10 9 (2.78%) TypeScript
11 8 (2.47%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.16%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.54%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.54%) Perl
14 4 (1.23%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.93%) ES6
15 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.93%) Scala
16 2 (0.62%) Clojure
16 2 (0.62%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 74 (22.84%) Degree
2 25 (7.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.70%) PhD
4 2 (0.62%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.49%) QA
2 13 (4.01%) PSD2
3 8 (2.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (16.67%) Docker
2 10 (3.09%) Firmware
3 4 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 49 (15.12%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.78%) Ansible
3 6 (1.85%) Puppet
4 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.31%) Istio
6 1 (0.31%) Mesos
6 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (32.10%) WorldPay
2 72 (22.22%) Oracle
3 19 (5.86%) FIS
4 18 (5.56%) IBM
5 6 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.85%) MuleSoft
6 5 (1.54%) Google
7 3 (0.93%) Dell
8 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.31%) Rakuten
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.31%) Xamarin