Period
to 19 July 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 564 700 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 20.04% 25.92% 25.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.64% 34.71% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 366 545 559
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,969 2,017 1,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 69.97% 74.68% 66.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,413 1,591 1,499
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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.

1 324 (57.45%) Python
2 278 (49.29%) Software Engineering
3 237 (42.02%) C++
4 194 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
5 178 (31.56%) Machine Learning
6 169 (29.96%) Linux
7 162 (28.72%) C#
8 160 (28.37%) C
9 154 (27.30%) Artificial Intelligence
10 135 (23.94%) Degree
11 132 (23.40%) JavaScript
12 131 (23.23%) Computer Science
13 115 (20.39%) PhD
14 113 (20.04%) Algorithms
15 110 (19.50%) WorldPay
16 107 (18.97%) Mathematics
17 92 (16.31%) Git (software)
18 87 (15.43%) Web Services
19 83 (14.72%) Oracle
20 82 (14.54%) SQL
21 81 (14.36%) Test Automation
21 81 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
22 80 (14.18%) AngularJS
22 80 (14.18%) .NET
23 78 (13.83%) Multithreading
24 77 (13.65%) TDD
25 75 (13.30%) JIRA
26 72 (12.77%) DevOps
27 70 (12.41%) Scrum
28 66 (11.70%) Continuous Integration

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 24 (4.26%) Apache
2 23 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 20 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (1.77%) nginx
5 4 (0.71%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.71%) JBoss
5 4 (0.71%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.53%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.18%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (1.24%) HipChat
2 4 (0.71%) RoboHelp
3 3 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 32 (5.67%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 81 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (10.82%) GitHub
3 33 (5.85%) OpenShift
4 26 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.24%) Dropbox
6 7 (1.24%) SaaS
7 6 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.53%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.53%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.53%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.24%) IPv6
2 6 (1.06%) Internet
2 6 (1.06%) WebEx
3 3 (0.53%) Wireless
4 2 (0.35%) HTTP
4 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.18%) Firewall
5 1 (0.18%) Network Security
5 1 (0.18%) SMS
5 1 (0.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (11.52%) NoSQL
2 61 (10.82%) Relational Database
3 51 (9.04%) Big Data
4 37 (6.56%) MySQL
5 33 (5.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (4.26%) MongoDB
6 24 (4.26%) SQL Server
7 16 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.30%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.13%) HBase
10 11 (1.95%) Blockchain
11 8 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.53%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.53%) Sqoop
15 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 92 (16.31%) Git (software)
2 75 (13.30%) JIRA
3 53 (9.40%) Jenkins
4 35 (6.21%) Cucumber
5 32 (5.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 21 (3.72%) Selenium
7 18 (3.19%) Maven
8 15 (2.66%) Visual Studio
9 14 (2.48%) Eclipse
10 12 (2.13%) JMeter
11 11 (1.95%) Mercurial
12 10 (1.77%) Gatling
12 10 (1.77%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.42%) IntelliJ
14 7 (1.24%) ReSharper
15 6 (1.06%) JBehave
15 6 (1.06%) JUnit
15 6 (1.06%) SoapUI
16 5 (0.89%) LoadRunner
16 5 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 62 (10.99%) Games
2 51 (9.04%) Finance
3 30 (5.32%) Retail
4 27 (4.79%) Electronics
5 16 (2.84%) Automotive
6 15 (2.66%) Aerospace
7 10 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.42%) Publishing
10 7 (1.24%) Banking
10 7 (1.24%) Law
10 7 (1.24%) Multimedia
11 6 (1.06%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.89%) Advertising
12 5 (0.89%) Legal
13 3 (0.53%) Marketing
13 3 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 219 (38.83%) Developer
2 176 (31.21%) Software Engineer
3 95 (16.84%) Java Engineer
4 90 (15.96%) Java Developer
5 80 (14.18%) Software Developer
6 77 (13.65%) C++ Software Engineer
7 75 (13.30%) Graduate
8 49 (8.69%) Java Software Engineer
9 47 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 46 (8.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 43 (7.62%) C++ Developer
11 43 (7.62%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 41 (7.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 38 (6.74%) C++ Software Developer
14 36 (6.38%) Graduate Developer
15 33 (5.85%) C Software Engineer
15 33 (5.85%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 33 (5.85%) Senior Java Developer
16 32 (5.67%) Python Engineer
17 27 (4.79%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (15.43%) Web Services
2 80 (14.18%) .NET
2 80 (14.18%) AngularJS
3 64 (11.35%) Spring
4 54 (9.57%) RESTful
5 52 (9.22%) HTML
6 51 (9.04%) Natural Language Processing
7 48 (8.51%) CSS
8 41 (7.27%) jQuery
9 36 (6.38%) Node.js
10 33 (5.85%) Akka
10 33 (5.85%) TensorFlow
11 25 (4.43%) React
12 22 (3.90%) HTML5
13 21 (3.72%) .NET Framework
14 19 (3.37%) STL
15 18 (3.19%) REST
16 16 (2.84%) Angular 2
17 15 (2.66%) JSON
18 13 (2.30%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 131 (23.23%) Computer Science
2 113 (20.04%) Algorithms
3 38 (6.74%) Fintech
4 27 (4.79%) Data Structures
4 27 (4.79%) Private Cloud
5 25 (4.43%) Smart City
6 24 (4.26%) User Experience
7 21 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (3.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 20 (3.55%) Online Games
9 16 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (2.66%) Augmented Reality
11 14 (2.48%) Public Cloud
12 12 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (2.13%) Life Science
13 11 (1.95%) Java Card
13 11 (1.95%) Mobile Payment
13 11 (1.95%) Robotics
14 9 (1.60%) iPad
14 9 (1.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 169 (29.96%) Linux
2 47 (8.33%) Windows
3 39 (6.91%) Android
4 28 (4.96%) Apple iOS
5 27 (4.79%) Unix
6 17 (3.01%) Debian
7 14 (2.48%) Mac OS X
8 11 (1.95%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.89%) CentOS
9 5 (0.89%) Robot Operating System
10 2 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.18%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (49.29%) Software Engineering
2 194 (34.40%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (31.56%) Machine Learning
4 154 (27.30%) Artificial Intelligence
5 107 (18.97%) Mathematics
6 81 (14.36%) Test Automation
7 78 (13.83%) Multithreading
8 77 (13.65%) TDD
9 72 (12.77%) DevOps
10 70 (12.41%) Scrum
11 66 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
12 65 (11.52%) Physics
13 63 (11.17%) Distributed Algorithms
14 59 (10.46%) E-Commerce
15 57 (10.11%) OO
16 56 (9.93%) Continuous Delivery
17 53 (9.40%) Bayesian Methods
18 52 (9.22%) Data Science
19 50 (8.87%) Kanban
20 41 (7.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 324 (57.45%) Python
2 237 (42.02%) C++
3 162 (28.72%) C#
4 160 (28.37%) C
5 132 (23.40%) JavaScript
6 82 (14.54%) SQL
7 37 (6.56%) Ruby
8 36 (6.38%) Scala
9 28 (4.96%) PHP
10 25 (4.43%) Shell Script
11 22 (3.90%) T-SQL
12 18 (3.19%) Embedded C
12 18 (3.19%) Embedded C++
12 18 (3.19%) MATLAB
13 17 (3.01%) Go
14 13 (2.30%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.95%) TypeScript
16 9 (1.60%) VB
17 8 (1.42%) Perl
18 7 (1.24%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 135 (23.94%) Degree
2 115 (20.39%) PhD
3 52 (9.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 17 (3.01%) Numerate Degree
5 14 (2.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.53%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.45%) QA
2 22 (3.90%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.53%) WAI
4 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 64 (11.35%) Docker
2 7 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (0.53%) HDFS
3 3 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 32 (5.67%) Ansible
2 20 (3.55%) Kubernetes
3 18 (3.19%) Puppet
4 7 (1.24%) Nagios
4 7 (1.24%) Terraform
5 6 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.53%) Oozie
Vendors
1 110 (19.50%) WorldPay
2 83 (14.72%) Oracle
3 8 (1.42%) VMware
4 7 (1.24%) Perforce
5 6 (1.06%) AppDynamics
5 6 (1.06%) Qualys
5 6 (1.06%) Splunk
6 4 (0.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (0.53%) CA
7 3 (0.53%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.35%) Apple
8 2 (0.35%) Google
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe
9 1 (0.18%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.18%) Cognos
9 1 (0.18%) QNX
9 1 (0.18%) Tableau
9 1 (0.18%) Wind River
9 1 (0.18%) Xamarin