Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £46,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 75 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 -46 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 116 166 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.64% 3.90% 7.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 4.01% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 96 153 247
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.68% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £71,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -9.00% +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 3,077 4,142 3,364
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 97.25% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,244 3,181 2,797
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 +26 99 £47,750 +6.11% 22
Peterborough -33 6 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Huntingdon -8 2 £47,500 +102.13% 3
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 45 (38.79%) SQL
5 41 (35.34%) TDD
6 38 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
7 37 (31.90%) Spring
8 35 (30.17%) Computer Science
9 34 (29.31%) Degree
9 34 (29.31%) Python
10 33 (28.45%) Docker
11 30 (25.86%) Web Services
12 28 (24.14%) Multithreading
13 27 (23.28%) Algorithms
13 27 (23.28%) C#
14 26 (22.41%) C++
14 26 (22.41%) Software Engineering
14 26 (22.41%) AngularJS
15 25 (21.55%) Computer Science Degree
16 24 (20.69%) NoSQL
17 23 (19.83%) Microservices
17 23 (19.83%) C
18 22 (18.97%) OO
18 22 (18.97%) Hibernate
18 22 (18.97%) Big Data
18 22 (18.97%) Java 8
19 21 (18.10%) Machine Learning
20 20 (17.24%) Data Visualisation
20 20 (17.24%) Visualisation
20 20 (17.24%) DevOps

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 7 (6.03%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.31%) JBoss
2 5 (4.31%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.59%) nginx
3 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.86%) Apache
5 1 (0.86%) CMS
5 1 (0.86%) Mule
5 1 (0.86%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.86%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (11.21%) OpenShift
3 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.45%) GitHub
5 3 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.59%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.59%) CloudFront
5 3 (2.59%) SaaS
6 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) Internet
2 4 (3.45%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.69%) NoSQL
2 22 (18.97%) Big Data
3 16 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 13 (11.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (8.62%) MySQL
6 9 (7.76%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (2.59%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.59%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.76%) Eclipse
3 7 (6.03%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.03%) Maven
4 5 (4.31%) JUnit
4 5 (4.31%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.45%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.59%) Ant
6 3 (2.59%) Selenium
6 3 (2.59%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.72%) JIRA
7 2 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.86%) Gradle
8 1 (0.86%) Grunt
8 1 (0.86%) Hudson
8 1 (0.86%) Subversion
8 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.86%) VisualVM
General
1 10 (8.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.03%) Retail
3 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.59%) Games
4 3 (2.59%) Military
5 2 (1.72%) Advertising
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (31.90%) Spring
2 30 (25.86%) Web Services
3 26 (22.41%) AngularJS
4 22 (18.97%) Hibernate
5 19 (16.38%) RESTful
6 18 (15.52%) REST
7 15 (12.93%) HTML
8 14 (12.07%) Spring Boot
9 10 (8.62%) Akka
9 10 (8.62%) Node.js
10 9 (7.76%) CSS
10 9 (7.76%) Play Framework
11 8 (6.90%) J2EE
11 8 (6.90%) J2SE
12 7 (6.03%) jQuery
13 5 (4.31%) Struts
14 4 (3.45%) .NET
14 4 (3.45%) React
14 4 (3.45%) SOAP
15 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.17%) Computer Science
2 27 (23.28%) Algorithms
3 12 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (7.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (7.76%) Public Cloud
5 8 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (6.90%) NHS
6 7 (6.03%) Virtual Team
7 5 (4.31%) Fintech
8 4 (3.45%) Internet of Things
9 3 (2.59%) Life Science
10 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.86%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.86%) Online Games
11 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.86%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) Linux
2 4 (3.45%) Windows
3 2 (1.72%) Android
3 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.34%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.34%) TDD
3 28 (24.14%) Multithreading
4 26 (22.41%) Software Engineering
5 23 (19.83%) Microservices
6 22 (18.97%) OO
7 21 (18.10%) Machine Learning
8 20 (17.24%) Data Visualisation
8 20 (17.24%) DevOps
8 20 (17.24%) Distributed Algorithms
8 20 (17.24%) Visualisation
9 18 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (13.79%) Scrum
11 12 (10.34%) BDD
11 12 (10.34%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (8.62%) Integration Testing
12 10 (8.62%) Software Architecture
12 10 (8.62%) Web Development
13 9 (7.76%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 45 (38.79%) SQL
4 34 (29.31%) Python
5 27 (23.28%) C#
6 26 (22.41%) C++
7 23 (19.83%) C
8 22 (18.97%) Java 8
9 15 (12.93%) Scala
10 11 (9.48%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.59%) Go
11 3 (2.59%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.72%) PHP
13 1 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (29.31%) Degree
2 25 (21.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.86%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (28.45%) Docker
2 3 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (13.79%) Ansible
2 11 (9.48%) Kubernetes
3 9 (7.76%) Terraform
4 4 (3.45%) Puppet
5 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (13.79%) Oracle
2 10 (8.62%) WorldPay
3 1 (0.86%) IBM
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.86%) Sun