Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 812 588 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 25.59% 26.23% 18.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.18% 36.87% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 603 509 472
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,250 £67,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%

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 2,376 1,595 1,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 74.88% 71.14% 64.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,829 1,391 1,649
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +10.43%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%

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 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 410 (50.49%) Python
2 407 (50.12%) C++
3 396 (48.77%) Software Engineering
4 307 (37.81%) Computer Science
5 289 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
6 287 (35.34%) Degree
7 230 (28.33%) C#
8 214 (26.35%) C
9 206 (25.37%) Algorithms
10 204 (25.12%) Linux
11 199 (24.51%) Mathematics
12 196 (24.14%) Machine Learning
13 183 (22.54%) JavaScript
14 168 (20.69%) OO
15 162 (19.95%) Multithreading
16 132 (16.26%) Physics
17 122 (15.02%) Artificial Intelligence
18 121 (14.90%) PhD
19 108 (13.30%) Windows
20 107 (13.18%) Test Automation
21 105 (12.93%) TDD
22 92 (11.33%) Finance
23 90 (11.08%) Spring
24 89 (10.96%) Relational Database
24 89 (10.96%) Computer Science Degree
25 84 (10.34%) WorldPay
26 81 (9.98%) Scrum
27 80 (9.85%) AngularJS
28 77 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
29 76 (9.36%) NoSQL

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 30 (3.69%) Apache
2 29 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 21 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.97%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.11%) Confluence
6 7 (0.86%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.74%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.49%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.37%) JBoss
10 2 (0.25%) SAS
10 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.12%) DNN
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Weka
Business Applications
1 14 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 70 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (2.71%) GitHub
5 20 (2.46%) OpenShift
6 13 (1.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.49%) SaaS
9 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.45%) Internet
2 26 (3.20%) HTTP
3 21 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.23%) Wireless
5 5 (0.62%) Bluetooth
6 3 (0.37%) SMS
6 3 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.25%) AMQP
7 2 (0.25%) DNS
7 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.25%) IPv6
7 2 (0.25%) Modbus
7 2 (0.25%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (10.96%) Relational Database
2 76 (9.36%) NoSQL
3 53 (6.53%) Big Data
4 49 (6.03%) MySQL
5 36 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 26 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (2.59%) SQL Server
8 18 (2.22%) GIS
8 18 (2.22%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.09%) HBase
10 14 (1.72%) Data Mining
11 10 (1.23%) Text Mining
12 7 (0.86%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.37%) Redis
14 2 (0.25%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.12%) DB2
15 1 (0.12%) Impala
Development Applications
1 65 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 53 (6.53%) JIRA
3 45 (5.54%) Jenkins
4 29 (3.57%) Mercurial
5 24 (2.96%) Selenium
6 23 (2.83%) Cucumber
7 20 (2.46%) Maven
7 20 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (2.22%) JUnit
9 17 (2.09%) NUnit
10 12 (1.48%) JMeter
10 12 (1.48%) LoadRunner
11 8 (0.99%) YouTrack
12 6 (0.74%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.62%) Appium
13 5 (0.62%) Mockito
13 5 (0.62%) Protractor
13 5 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
13 5 (0.62%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 92 (11.33%) Finance
2 46 (5.67%) Retail
3 35 (4.31%) Electronics
4 18 (2.22%) Games
4 18 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 14 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.60%) Advertising
7 10 (1.23%) Automotive
8 8 (0.99%) Marketing
9 6 (0.74%) Interactive Media
10 5 (0.62%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 300 (36.95%) Developer
2 256 (31.53%) Software Engineer
3 141 (17.36%) Graduate
4 129 (15.89%) C++ Software Engineer
5 123 (15.15%) Java Engineer
6 114 (14.04%) Software Developer
7 99 (12.19%) Java Software Engineer
8 91 (11.21%) Java Developer
9 88 (10.84%) C++ Developer
10 82 (10.10%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 75 (9.24%) C++ Software Developer
12 66 (8.13%) Graduate Developer
13 61 (7.51%) JavaScript Developer
14 56 (6.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 47 (5.79%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
16 43 (5.30%) Graduate Software Developer
17 41 (5.05%) C Software Engineer
17 41 (5.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
18 40 (4.93%) Graduate Java Engineer
18 40 (4.93%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (11.08%) Spring
2 80 (9.85%) AngularJS
3 70 (8.62%) .NET
4 69 (8.50%) Web Services
5 63 (7.76%) HTML
6 53 (6.53%) Node.js
7 51 (6.28%) CSS
7 51 (6.28%) jQuery
8 43 (5.30%) React
9 37 (4.56%) Hibernate
9 37 (4.56%) RESTful
10 36 (4.43%) HTML5
11 34 (4.19%) TensorFlow
12 29 (3.57%) REST
13 28 (3.45%) J2EE
14 27 (3.33%) XML
15 26 (3.20%) CSS3
16 24 (2.96%) .NET Framework
17 22 (2.71%) Akka
18 18 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 307 (37.81%) Computer Science
2 206 (25.37%) Algorithms
3 68 (8.37%) Fintech
4 52 (6.40%) Data Structures
5 51 (6.28%) Mobile App
6 44 (5.42%) Smart City
7 39 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (3.45%) Java Card
10 24 (2.96%) Private Cloud
11 22 (2.71%) Augmented Reality
12 21 (2.59%) Client/Server
13 18 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
14 17 (2.09%) Public Cloud
15 16 (1.97%) User Experience
16 15 (1.85%) 3D Printing
17 13 (1.60%) Life Science
18 11 (1.35%) 3D Graphics
18 11 (1.35%) Clustering
19 10 (1.23%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 204 (25.12%) Linux
2 108 (13.30%) Windows
3 75 (9.24%) Android
4 46 (5.67%) Apple iOS
5 36 (4.43%) Unix
6 24 (2.96%) Debian
7 10 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (0.99%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (0.86%) Solaris
10 4 (0.49%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (48.77%) Software Engineering
2 289 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (24.51%) Mathematics
4 196 (24.14%) Machine Learning
5 168 (20.69%) OO
6 162 (19.95%) Multithreading
7 132 (16.26%) Physics
8 122 (15.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 107 (13.18%) Test Automation
10 105 (12.93%) TDD
11 81 (9.98%) Scrum
12 77 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (8.87%) SDLC
14 71 (8.74%) OOP
15 70 (8.62%) Web Development
16 61 (7.51%) Open Source
17 59 (7.27%) E-Commerce
18 55 (6.77%) Distributed Algorithms
19 54 (6.65%) Project Management
20 50 (6.16%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 410 (50.49%) Python
2 407 (50.12%) C++
3 230 (28.33%) C#
4 214 (26.35%) C
5 183 (22.54%) JavaScript
6 63 (7.76%) MATLAB
7 58 (7.14%) SQL
8 57 (7.02%) Scala
9 52 (6.40%) Ruby
10 39 (4.80%) PHP
11 27 (3.33%) Objective-C
12 23 (2.83%) Perl
13 22 (2.71%) Embedded C
13 22 (2.71%) Embedded C++
13 22 (2.71%) Shell Script
14 20 (2.46%) R
14 20 (2.46%) T-SQL
15 17 (2.09%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.97%) Apple Swift
17 14 (1.72%) Julia
Qualifications
1 287 (35.34%) Degree
2 121 (14.90%) PhD
3 89 (10.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (1.35%) MCP
6 11 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.37%) ISEB
7 3 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.96%) QA
2 9 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.25%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (6.65%) Docker
2 6 (0.74%) Firmware
3 5 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 24 (2.96%) Ansible
2 23 (2.83%) Puppet
3 13 (1.60%) Nagios
4 12 (1.48%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (10.34%) WorldPay
2 64 (7.88%) Oracle
3 29 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 22 (2.71%) Google
5 19 (2.34%) Terracotta
6 13 (1.60%) AppDynamics
6 13 (1.60%) Qualys
6 13 (1.60%) Splunk
7 7 (0.86%) Sun
8 6 (0.74%) Wind River
9 5 (0.62%) VMware
9 5 (0.62%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.49%) QNX
11 3 (0.37%) Intel
11 3 (0.37%) NVIDIA
11 3 (0.37%) Perforce
12 2 (0.25%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.25%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.12%) Hortonworks
13 1 (0.12%) Rackspace