Period
to 23 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

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
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 84 63
Rank change year-on-year -14 -21 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 47 111 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.20% 3.22% 4.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 3.34% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 40 87 168
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.88% +4.60% -3.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 2,033 3,326 3,730
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.27% 96.38% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,342 2,333 2,910
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% - +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 -30 38 £56,000 +23.08% 23
Peterborough +44 1 £50,000 -
Ely - 1 £45,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, Java Developer 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (53.19%) Spring
3 20 (42.55%) SQL
4 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.91%) AWS
6 13 (27.66%) Maven
6 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
6 13 (27.66%) REST
7 12 (25.53%) Microservices
7 12 (25.53%) SOAP
7 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
8 11 (23.40%) Docker
9 10 (21.28%) Spring Boot
9 10 (21.28%) RESTful
9 10 (21.28%) NoSQL
10 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (19.15%) J2EE
10 9 (19.15%) Linux
10 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
10 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (19.15%) Java EE
10 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
11 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
11 8 (17.02%) JSON
11 8 (17.02%) Oracle
11 8 (17.02%) HTML
12 7 (14.89%) MySQL
12 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce

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 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.38%) Apache
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.38%) JBoss
3 3 (6.38%) WildFly
4 1 (2.13%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) AWS
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon ECS
2 5 (10.64%) GCP
2 5 (10.64%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (6.38%) Azure
3 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
1 2 (4.26%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) NoSQL
2 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
3 7 (14.89%) MySQL
4 6 (12.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.38%) Spatial Data
6 2 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.26%) HBase
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Maven
2 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) Bitbucket
3 5 (10.64%) JUnit
3 5 (10.64%) Subversion
4 4 (8.51%) Gradle
4 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.38%) Hudson
6 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) GitLab
6 1 (2.13%) JIRA
6 1 (2.13%) JMeter
6 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) The Grinder
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) Spring
2 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
2 13 (27.66%) REST
3 12 (25.53%) SOAP
4 10 (21.28%) RESTful
4 10 (21.28%) Spring Boot
5 9 (19.15%) J2EE
5 9 (19.15%) Java EE
6 8 (17.02%) AngularJS
6 8 (17.02%) HTML
6 8 (17.02%) JSON
7 7 (14.89%) CSS
8 6 (12.77%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (12.77%) Kafka
9 5 (10.64%) JAXB
9 5 (10.64%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (10.64%) WSDL
9 5 (10.64%) XML
9 5 (10.64%) XML Schema
9 5 (10.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.51%) NHS
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) Smartphone
4 3 (6.38%) User Experience
5 2 (4.26%) Internet of Things
5 2 (4.26%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Microservices
3 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (14.89%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.77%) DevOps
5 6 (12.77%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.64%) Coaching
6 5 (10.64%) Decision-Making
6 5 (10.64%) SDLC
6 5 (10.64%) Secure Coding
6 5 (10.64%) SOA
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) Workflow
7 4 (8.51%) MVC
7 4 (8.51%) Open Source
8 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) Kotlin
5 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.26%) C
6 2 (4.26%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) Scala
6 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.13%) Clojure
7 1 (2.13%) Java 8
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) MuleSoft
3 5 (10.64%) IBM
4 3 (6.38%) Dell
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian