Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Senior Java Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 120 118
Rank change year-on-year -45 -2 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 13 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.43% 1.18% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.21% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 45
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +13.16% +11.76%
10th Percentile £45,250 £43,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £56,700
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +6.74%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2952 2224 2771
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.42% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2258 1851 2398
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Java Developer in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) RESTful
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
6 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning
6 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) Spring
6 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Lucene
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
7 3 (23.08%) JPA
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
7 3 (23.08%) Docker
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
1 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (7.69%) DB2
4 1 (7.69%) Redis
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Gradle
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Mockito
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) RESTful
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
6 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 3 (23.08%) JPA
6 3 (23.08%) Lucene
7 2 (15.38%) Ehcache
8 1 (7.69%) JDBC
8 1 (7.69%) JSF
8 1 (7.69%) JSP
8 1 (7.69%) Middleware
8 1 (7.69%) SOAP
8 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
8 1 (7.69%) Spring Web Flow
8 1 (7.69%) Velocity
8 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fintech
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning
2 4 (30.77%) SDLC
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Microservices
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Terracotta
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle