Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

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

Java Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 121 81
Rank change year-on-year +6 -40 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 80 84 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.11% 2.27% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.33% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 62 100
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £40,650 £27,550 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.16% +8.89%

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 3,649 3,601 3,516
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 97.48% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,398 2,785 2,924
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Java Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 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 +9 68 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Peterborough -40 3 - -
Java Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (46.25%) Software Engineering
4 25 (31.25%) NoSQL
5 24 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
7 21 (26.25%) Scrum
7 21 (26.25%) TDD
8 20 (25.00%) Python
8 20 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 20 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 19 (23.75%) Test Automation
10 18 (22.50%) Web Services
11 17 (21.25%) Docker
12 16 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 15 (18.75%) JIRA
13 15 (18.75%) Relational Database
13 15 (18.75%) Machine Learning
14 13 (16.25%) Multithreading
15 12 (15.00%) Linux
15 12 (15.00%) C++
15 12 (15.00%) SQL
15 12 (15.00%) Oracle
15 12 (15.00%) REST
16 11 (13.75%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (13.75%) QA
16 11 (13.75%) Microservices
16 11 (13.75%) WorldPay
16 11 (13.75%) C#
16 11 (13.75%) OO

Java Engineer 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 8 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) Confluence
3 3 (3.75%) Mule
3 3 (3.75%) Mule ESB
3 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.00%) GitHub
4 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.75%) Slack
4 3 (3.75%) Trello
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.50%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) IPv6
3 2 (2.50%) HTTP
4 1 (1.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 15 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.25%) Big Data
4 4 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.75%) HBase
5 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.25%) MySQL
7 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.75%) JIRA
3 10 (12.50%) Selenium
4 9 (11.25%) JUnit
5 7 (8.75%) Vagrant
6 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.00%) Maven
7 4 (5.00%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.75%) EasyMock
8 3 (3.75%) FishEye
8 3 (3.75%) JMeter
8 3 (3.75%) Log4j
8 3 (3.75%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.75%) XMLUnit
9 2 (2.50%) Subversion
10 1 (1.25%) Hudson
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.50%) Games
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Military
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 18 (22.50%) Web Services
3 12 (15.00%) REST
4 7 (8.75%) HTML
5 6 (7.50%) CSS
5 6 (7.50%) Spring
6 5 (6.25%) Ehcache
6 5 (6.25%) jQuery
6 5 (6.25%) SOAP
7 4 (5.00%) Ajax
7 4 (5.00%) Gherkin
7 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.00%) JSON
7 4 (5.00%) Tapestry
7 4 (5.00%) XML
7 4 (5.00%) XSLT
8 3 (3.75%) HTML5
8 3 (3.75%) JAX-RS
8 3 (3.75%) JAX-WS
8 3 (3.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (13.75%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (11.25%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (10.00%) NHS
5 6 (7.50%) Algorithms
5 6 (7.50%) Data Structures
5 6 (7.50%) Virtual Team
6 5 (6.25%) Internet of Things
7 4 (5.00%) Fintech
8 3 (3.75%) Biotechnology
8 3 (3.75%) Life Science
8 3 (3.75%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (1.25%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (1.25%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) CentOS
4 1 (1.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.25%) Software Engineering
3 21 (26.25%) Scrum
3 21 (26.25%) TDD
4 19 (23.75%) Test Automation
5 15 (18.75%) Machine Learning
6 13 (16.25%) Multithreading
7 11 (13.75%) Microservices
7 11 (13.75%) OO
8 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (11.25%) Kanban
10 8 (10.00%) OOP
11 6 (7.50%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (7.50%) Data Science
11 6 (7.50%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (7.50%) Distributed Algorithms
11 6 (7.50%) Visualisation
12 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.25%) Web Development
13 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.00%) Python
4 12 (15.00%) C++
4 12 (15.00%) SQL
5 11 (13.75%) C#
6 9 (11.25%) TypeScript
7 8 (10.00%) C
7 8 (10.00%) Scala
8 6 (7.50%) Java 8
9 3 (3.75%) sed
9 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.50%) Go
10 2 (2.50%) Ruby
11 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.25%) Perl
11 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) QA
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Ansible
2 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle
2 11 (13.75%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.25%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.25%) VMware