The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 98 87 84
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 5 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.42% 2.09% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 2.15% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 26
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -3.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1148 1444 1416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.51% 97.37% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1129 1165
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) Text Mining
6 2 (20.00%) Lucene
6 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (20.00%) Debian
6 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (20.00%) EJB
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) JBoss

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (20.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Text Mining
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) CGI
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) EJB
4 2 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) JAX-RS
4 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
4 2 (20.00%) JPA
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Lucene
4 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) Vaadin
4 2 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Debian
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Informatics
3 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 2 (20.00%) Service Design
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Google
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