Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 92 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 -65 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 97 130 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.11% 3.10% 7.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 3.19% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 88 125 252
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £28,160
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 3,031 4,075 3,202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 97.02% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,160 3,070 2,670
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +1.12%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +27 80 £45,500 -9.00% 18
Peterborough -25 9 £58,750 +20.51% 1
Huntingdon -1 4 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 97 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (41.24%) JavaScript
4 38 (39.18%) Computer Science
5 37 (38.14%) SQL
6 36 (37.11%) Degree
6 36 (37.11%) Spring
7 33 (34.02%) TDD
8 27 (27.84%) Software Engineering
9 26 (26.80%) Computer Science Degree
10 24 (24.74%) Multithreading
11 23 (23.71%) Python
12 22 (22.68%) Hibernate
12 22 (22.68%) Algorithms
13 21 (21.65%) Docker
13 21 (21.65%) NoSQL
13 21 (21.65%) AngularJS
14 20 (20.62%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (20.62%) Big Data
15 19 (19.59%) HTML
16 18 (18.56%) Oracle
16 18 (18.56%) REST
16 18 (18.56%) Java 8
17 17 (17.53%) C
17 17 (17.53%) OO
17 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (16.49%) Web Services
18 16 (16.49%) C++
19 15 (15.46%) C#
20 14 (14.43%) Maven

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 10 (10.31%) JBoss
2 6 (6.19%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.12%) Jetty
4 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.09%) nginx
5 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.03%) Apache
6 1 (1.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.03%) Mule
6 1 (1.03%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.03%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.62%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.22%) OpenShift
3 5 (5.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) NoSQL
2 20 (20.62%) Big Data
3 12 (12.37%) MySQL
4 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.09%) Neo4j
9 2 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (14.43%) Maven
2 13 (13.40%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.22%) JUnit
4 6 (6.19%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.15%) Ant
5 5 (5.15%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.15%) Selenium
5 5 (5.15%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.12%) Mercurial
6 4 (4.12%) Mockito
7 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.06%) Gradle
7 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.03%) Grunt
8 1 (1.03%) Hudson
8 1 (1.03%) JIRA
8 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.03%) VisualVM
General
1 8 (8.25%) Retail
2 3 (3.09%) Finance
3 2 (2.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Games
3 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.11%) Spring
2 22 (22.68%) Hibernate
3 21 (21.65%) AngularJS
4 19 (19.59%) HTML
5 18 (18.56%) REST
6 16 (16.49%) Web Services
7 11 (11.34%) Node.js
7 11 (11.34%) RESTful
8 9 (9.28%) CSS
9 8 (8.25%) Spring Boot
10 7 (7.22%) jQuery
11 5 (5.15%) Apache Flex
11 5 (5.15%) SOAP
11 5 (5.15%) Struts
12 4 (4.12%) Apache Cordova
12 4 (4.12%) Ionic Framework
12 4 (4.12%) J2EE
12 4 (4.12%) J2SE
12 4 (4.12%) Java EE
12 4 (4.12%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Algorithms
2 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.19%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.15%) Fintech
3 5 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.15%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.12%) Internet of Things
5 3 (3.09%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.06%) NHS
7 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.03%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.03%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.22%) Linux
2 2 (2.06%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (61.86%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (39.18%) Computer Science
3 33 (34.02%) TDD
4 27 (27.84%) Software Engineering
5 24 (24.74%) Multithreading
6 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.53%) OO
7 14 (14.43%) Data Visualisation
7 14 (14.43%) Distributed Algorithms
7 14 (14.43%) Machine Learning
7 14 (14.43%) Microservices
7 14 (14.43%) Visualisation
8 13 (13.40%) DevOps
8 13 (13.40%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (13.40%) Scrum
9 12 (12.37%) BDD
10 11 (11.34%) Web Development
11 9 (9.28%) Test Automation
12 8 (8.25%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (7.22%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (41.24%) JavaScript
3 37 (38.14%) SQL
4 23 (23.71%) Python
5 18 (18.56%) Java 8
6 17 (17.53%) C
7 16 (16.49%) C++
8 15 (15.46%) C#
9 6 (6.19%) Scala
10 5 (5.15%) Kotlin
10 5 (5.15%) TypeScript
11 3 (3.09%) PHP
12 2 (2.06%) Go
12 2 (2.06%) Haskell
13 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (37.11%) Degree
2 26 (26.80%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
System Software
1 21 (21.65%) Docker
2 3 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Ansible
2 6 (6.19%) Puppet
3 5 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.12%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Oracle
2 4 (4.12%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.06%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.03%) IBM
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft