Period
to 3 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Engineer was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

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

Senior Java Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 114 137
Rank change year-on-year +28 +23 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Engineer 16 23 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.44% 1.25% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.30% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 15
Median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -13.04% +27.78%
10th Percentile £48,250 £42,500 £46,500
90th Percentile £54,750 £60,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% -13.04% +27.78%

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 1,062 1,776 3,292
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.21% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 648 1,299 2,307
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,125 £29,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Java Engineer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Senior Java Engineer in Cambridge

Senior Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, Senior Java Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Java Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (93.75%) Continuous Delivery
2 15 (93.75%) WorldPay
2 15 (93.75%) FIS
2 15 (93.75%) Technical Leadership
2 15 (93.75%) Test Automation
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Kanban
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Banking
2 15 (93.75%) Spring
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle

Senior Java Engineer 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:

Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 15 (93.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Continuous Delivery
2 15 (93.75%) Kanban
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Technical Leadership
2 15 (93.75%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) FIS
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle
1 15 (93.75%) WorldPay