Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Java Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 28 36
Rank change year-on-year -46 +8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 161 265 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.79% 7.59% 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 7.81% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 149 249 262
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +11.11% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4119 3394 3909
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.19% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3164 2823 3380
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -50 117 £45,000 - 14
Huntingdon +5 19 £32,000 -36.00%
Peterborough -18 11 £46,250 +0.54% 1
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 161 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (44.10%) Degree
3 58 (36.02%) Computer Science
4 55 (34.16%) Python
5 54 (33.54%) JavaScript
6 45 (27.95%) CSS
7 43 (26.71%) HTML
8 36 (22.36%) Software Engineering
9 34 (21.12%) Elasticsearch
10 31 (19.25%) NoSQL
11 30 (18.63%) Git (software)
12 29 (18.01%) Amazon AWS
13 27 (16.77%) Linux
13 27 (16.77%) Internet
14 26 (16.15%) TDD
15 25 (15.53%) Internet of Things
16 24 (14.91%) AngularJS
17 23 (14.29%) Web Development
17 23 (14.29%) JUnit
17 23 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
18 22 (13.66%) MongoDB
18 22 (13.66%) REST
18 22 (13.66%) Test Automation
19 21 (13.04%) Big Data
19 21 (13.04%) C++
20 20 (12.42%) OOP
20 20 (12.42%) Maven
20 20 (12.42%) Life Science
20 20 (12.42%) Smart Energy

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 34 (21.12%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (5.59%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.11%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.86%) Jetty
5 3 (1.86%) MediaWiki
5 3 (1.86%) Mule
5 3 (1.86%) Mule ESB
5 3 (1.86%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.24%) Confluence
6 2 (1.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Pipeline Pilot
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.01%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.24%) Google Play
4 1 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.62%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.25%) NoSQL
2 22 (13.66%) MongoDB
3 21 (13.04%) Big Data
4 17 (10.56%) Text Mining
5 14 (8.70%) HBase
6 10 (6.21%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.97%) GIS
7 8 (4.97%) MySQL
8 6 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.73%) Redis
9 4 (2.48%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.86%) KNIME
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.86%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.24%) DB2
12 1 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.62%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 30 (18.63%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.29%) JUnit
3 20 (12.42%) Maven
4 17 (10.56%) Selenium
5 15 (9.32%) Cucumber
6 14 (8.70%) JIRA
7 12 (7.45%) JBehave
7 12 (7.45%) JMeter
8 10 (6.21%) LoadRunner
8 10 (6.21%) NUnit
8 10 (6.21%) YouTrack
9 8 (4.97%) Eclipse
9 8 (4.97%) Jenkins
10 6 (3.73%) Mockito
11 4 (2.48%) Gerrit
11 4 (2.48%) Grunt
11 4 (2.48%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.86%) Buildbot
12 3 (1.86%) FindBugs
12 3 (1.86%) SCons
General
1 17 (10.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 15 (9.32%) Finance
3 11 (6.83%) Marketing
4 4 (2.48%) Banking
4 4 (2.48%) Electronics
5 3 (1.86%) Advertising
6 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.62%) Local Government
7 1 (0.62%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.95%) CSS
2 43 (26.71%) HTML
3 24 (14.91%) AngularJS
4 22 (13.66%) REST
5 19 (11.80%) J2EE
6 17 (10.56%) JSON
7 16 (9.94%) Hibernate
7 16 (9.94%) Web Services
8 13 (8.07%) .NET
8 13 (8.07%) Spring
9 11 (6.83%) Java EE
9 11 (6.83%) RESTful
10 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (4.97%) XML
12 7 (4.35%) Play Framework
13 6 (3.73%) jQuery
13 6 (3.73%) SOAP
14 5 (3.11%) JPA
15 4 (2.48%) Ehcache
Miscellaneous
1 58 (36.02%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.53%) Internet of Things
3 20 (12.42%) Life Science
3 20 (12.42%) Smart Energy
4 14 (8.70%) Data Structures
5 11 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.97%) Algorithms
6 8 (4.97%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.73%) Fintech
7 6 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.48%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.86%) Smart City
10 2 (1.24%) User Experience
11 1 (0.62%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.77%) Linux
2 3 (1.86%) Android
3 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.36%) Software Engineering
3 26 (16.15%) TDD
4 23 (14.29%) Web Development
5 22 (13.66%) Test Automation
6 20 (12.42%) OOP
7 19 (11.80%) Data Management
7 19 (11.80%) Multithreading
8 18 (11.18%) OO
9 16 (9.94%) MVC
10 15 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (8.70%) SDLC
12 13 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (6.83%) Machine Learning
13 11 (6.83%) SDET
13 11 (6.83%) Workflow
14 10 (6.21%) Collaborative Working
15 9 (5.59%) BDD
16 8 (4.97%) Mentoring
16 8 (4.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (34.16%) Python
3 54 (33.54%) JavaScript
4 21 (13.04%) C++
5 19 (11.80%) SQL
6 18 (11.18%) C#
7 14 (8.70%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.21%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.59%) Scala
10 7 (4.35%) C
11 6 (3.73%) PHP
12 2 (1.24%) Go
12 2 (1.24%) Haskell
12 2 (1.24%) Perl
12 2 (1.24%) Ruby
13 1 (0.62%) Lua
13 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (44.10%) Degree
2 23 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.48%) Postgraduate
3 4 (2.48%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) QA
1 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (11.80%) Docker
2 4 (2.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (2.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) Puppet
2 3 (1.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (9.32%) Oracle
2 2 (1.24%) Google
2 2 (1.24%) IBM
2 2 (1.24%) Terracotta