The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 30 39 45
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 119 132 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.02% 6.14% 5.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.34% 6.30% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 108 125 97
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,400 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1621 2096 2012
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.58% 97.53% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1650 1644
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 93 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Peterborough +16 26 £47,000 +3.29%
Huntingdon +6 3 £50,000 +66.66%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 276 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (41.30%) Spring
4 93 (33.70%) Degree
5 87 (31.52%) XML
6 81 (29.35%) Computer Science
7 76 (27.54%) JavaScript
8 75 (27.17%) SQL
9 73 (26.45%) Software Engineering
10 71 (25.72%) Hibernate
11 67 (24.28%) Maven
12 63 (22.83%) NoSQL
13 62 (22.46%) Web Services
13 62 (22.46%) Python
14 60 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
15 58 (21.01%) J2EE
16 56 (20.29%) SDLC
17 45 (16.30%) HTML
18 43 (15.58%) Linux
18 43 (15.58%) Mule
18 43 (15.58%) Big Data
19 42 (15.22%) RESTful
19 42 (15.22%) SOA
19 42 (15.22%) C++
20 41 (14.86%) OO
21 37 (13.41%) CSS
22 36 (13.04%) Mule ESB
23 35 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
23 35 (12.68%) JUnit
24 33 (11.96%) Perl

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 43 (15.58%) Mule
2 36 (13.04%) Mule ESB
3 35 (12.68%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (9.06%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.99%) JBoss
6 10 (3.62%) Apache
7 9 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.45%) Jetty
9 3 (1.09%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.09%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.72%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.72%) WildFly
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 60 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.45%) GitHub
5 4 (1.45%) Route 53
5 4 (1.45%) Twilio
6 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.61%) Internet
2 6 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) SSL
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (22.83%) NoSQL
2 43 (15.58%) Big Data
3 25 (9.06%) MySQL
4 18 (6.52%) MongoDB
5 17 (6.16%) HBase
6 12 (4.35%) SQL Server
7 11 (3.99%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.17%) Text Mining
10 5 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.09%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.09%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.36%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 67 (24.28%) Maven
2 35 (12.68%) JUnit
3 31 (11.23%) Git (software)
4 23 (8.33%) Gradle
5 15 (5.43%) Subversion
6 9 (3.26%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.90%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.90%) Selenium
8 6 (2.17%) NUnit
8 6 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
8 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.81%) IntelliJ
9 5 (1.81%) JIRA
10 4 (1.45%) Ant
10 4 (1.45%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.09%) Hudson
12 2 (0.72%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.72%) Mockito
12 2 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (4.71%) Finance
2 10 (3.62%) Retail
3 4 (1.45%) Automotive
3 4 (1.45%) Marketing
4 2 (0.72%) Advertising
4 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.36%) Electronics
5 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (41.30%) Spring
2 87 (31.52%) XML
3 71 (25.72%) Hibernate
4 62 (22.46%) Web Services
5 58 (21.01%) J2EE
6 45 (16.30%) HTML
7 42 (15.22%) RESTful
8 37 (13.41%) CSS
9 31 (11.23%) JSON
9 31 (11.23%) JSP
10 28 (10.14%) jQuery
11 25 (9.06%) JMS
11 25 (9.06%) REST
12 23 (8.33%) SOAP
12 23 (8.33%) Spring Integration
13 16 (5.80%) HTML5
14 14 (5.07%) AngularJS
15 13 (4.71%) Servlets
16 11 (3.99%) Spring MVC
16 11 (3.99%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 81 (29.35%) Computer Science
2 25 (9.06%) Algorithms
3 23 (8.33%) Grid Computing
4 21 (7.61%) Data Structures
4 21 (7.61%) Internet of Things
5 10 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.81%) LIMS
6 5 (1.81%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.81%) User Experience
7 4 (1.45%) Fintech
8 3 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.09%) Life Science
9 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) EPoS
10 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.36%) Robotics
10 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.58%) Linux
2 23 (8.33%) Windows
3 11 (3.99%) Unix
4 8 (2.90%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.81%) Android
6 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) Debian
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (26.45%) Software Engineering
3 56 (20.29%) SDLC
4 42 (15.22%) SOA
5 41 (14.86%) OO
6 29 (10.51%) Scrum
7 28 (10.14%) Multithreading
8 26 (9.42%) Data Visualisation
8 26 (9.42%) Visualisation
9 22 (7.97%) Bioinformatics
9 22 (7.97%) Informatics
10 20 (7.25%) OOP
10 20 (7.25%) TDD
11 15 (5.43%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.07%) Web Development
13 13 (4.71%) Mentoring
14 11 (3.99%) MVC
15 10 (3.62%) Cross-Platform Development
15 10 (3.62%) Mathematics
15 10 (3.62%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 276 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (27.54%) JavaScript
3 75 (27.17%) SQL
4 62 (22.46%) Python
5 42 (15.22%) C++
6 33 (11.96%) Perl
7 16 (5.80%) C#
8 10 (3.62%) Lua
9 9 (3.26%) C
9 9 (3.26%) Scala
10 8 (2.90%) PHP
11 5 (1.81%) Ruby
11 5 (1.81%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.72%) Groovy
14 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 93 (33.70%) Degree
2 7 (2.54%) PhD
3 4 (1.45%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.45%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) SDET
System Software
1 24 (8.70%) Docker
2 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (7.97%) Oracle
2 6 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.72%) Google
4 2 (0.72%) VMware
5 1 (0.36%) Sun
5 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
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