Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 25 43
Rank change year-on-year -76 +18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 125 270 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.89% 8.29% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 8.53% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 118 263 219
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,600
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%

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 4,190 3,164 3,980
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.14% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3,140 2,574 3,295
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,950
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.39% +3.41%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -70 91 £47,500 +11.76% 17
Peterborough -38 11 £47,500 +1.06%
Huntingdon -7 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
St Neots - 1 £50,000 -
Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (44.80%) Computer Science
4 45 (36.00%) NoSQL
5 44 (35.20%) Python
6 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
6 42 (33.60%) Amazon AWS
7 39 (31.20%) TDD
8 38 (30.40%) AngularJS
9 37 (29.60%) Docker
10 32 (25.60%) Degree
10 32 (25.60%) Software Engineering
11 31 (24.80%) Web Services
11 31 (24.80%) MongoDB
12 29 (23.20%) Git (software)
13 28 (22.40%) Spring
14 26 (20.80%) SQL
14 26 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (20.00%) Scala
15 25 (20.00%) Finance
16 24 (19.20%) OOP
16 24 (19.20%) RESTful
16 24 (19.20%) Big Data
17 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (16.00%) C++
18 20 (16.00%) Hibernate
19 19 (15.20%) .NET
19 19 (15.20%) DevOps
20 17 (13.60%) Jenkins
20 17 (13.60%) Elasticsearch

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 17 (13.60%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.40%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.60%) JBoss
4 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.80%) nginx
5 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.60%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (12.80%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (8.00%) GitHub
4 10 (8.00%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.80%) Google Play
6 1 (0.80%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 31 (24.80%) MongoDB
3 24 (19.20%) Big Data
4 16 (12.80%) HBase
5 12 (9.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (9.60%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (9.60%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.20%) GIS
7 8 (6.40%) MySQL
8 7 (5.60%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.00%) Redis
10 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.60%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.80%) DB2
13 1 (0.80%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.80%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (23.20%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.60%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.80%) Cucumber
3 11 (8.80%) JUnit
4 10 (8.00%) Selenium
4 10 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (7.20%) Maven
6 7 (5.60%) webpack
7 6 (4.80%) JIRA
8 5 (4.00%) JMeter
8 5 (4.00%) LoadRunner
8 5 (4.00%) NUnit
8 5 (4.00%) YouTrack
9 4 (3.20%) Gerrit
9 4 (3.20%) Grunt
9 4 (3.20%) Jasmine
9 4 (3.20%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.80%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.80%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.80%) Gradle
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Games
3 6 (4.80%) Electronics
4 4 (3.20%) Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.40%) AngularJS
2 31 (24.80%) Web Services
3 28 (22.40%) Spring
4 24 (19.20%) RESTful
5 20 (16.00%) Hibernate
6 19 (15.20%) .NET
7 16 (12.80%) JSON
8 14 (11.20%) jQuery
9 13 (10.40%) Akka
9 13 (10.40%) CSS
10 11 (8.80%) HTML
11 10 (8.00%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.40%) REST
13 7 (5.60%) J2EE
13 7 (5.60%) Play Framework
14 6 (4.80%) Angular 2
14 6 (4.80%) SOAP
15 4 (3.20%) Ajax
15 4 (3.20%) Java EE
15 4 (3.20%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 56 (44.80%) Computer Science
2 16 (12.80%) Data Structures
2 16 (12.80%) Fintech
3 12 (9.60%) Algorithms
4 11 (8.80%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 10 (8.00%) Online Games
5 10 (8.00%) Private Cloud
6 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.80%) Internet of Things
8 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.40%) iPad
10 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.60%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.80%) Life Science
11 1 (0.80%) Smart Energy
11 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.00%) Linux
2 13 (10.40%) Android
3 12 (9.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.80%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.40%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.20%) TDD
3 32 (25.60%) Software Engineering
4 26 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (19.20%) OOP
6 19 (15.20%) DevOps
7 14 (11.20%) Microservices
8 11 (8.80%) Data Management
9 10 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (8.00%) Cryptography
9 10 (8.00%) DDoS Mitigation
9 10 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.00%) ERD
9 10 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 10 (8.00%) Mathematics
9 10 (8.00%) Software Architecture
9 10 (8.00%) Wireframes
10 9 (7.20%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (7.20%) Test Automation
10 9 (7.20%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (35.20%) Python
3 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 26 (20.80%) SQL
5 25 (20.00%) Scala
6 20 (16.00%) C++
7 10 (8.00%) C#
7 10 (8.00%) Ruby
8 7 (5.60%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.80%) C
9 6 (4.80%) Go
9 6 (4.80%) Haskell
9 6 (4.80%) PHP
10 5 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.40%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (25.60%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.80%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.80%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (29.60%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (3.20%) HDFS
3 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Puppet
2 2 (1.60%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (10.40%) Oracle
2 10 (8.00%) WorldPay
3 7 (5.60%) Terracotta
4 4 (3.20%) Google
5 1 (0.80%) IBM
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.80%) Sun