Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 65 97
Rank change year-on-year -21 +32 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 132 131 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.14% 3.95% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 4.05% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 83 109 76
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +6.82% +0.57%
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £57,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%

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 4,077 3,232 3,853
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.38% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,071 2,687 3,275
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12% +4.71%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -22 122 £52,500 +16.67% 12
Java Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 116 (87.88%) Software Engineering
3 89 (67.42%) Computer Science
4 83 (62.88%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (56.82%) C++
6 74 (56.06%) Degree
7 66 (50.00%) OO
8 63 (47.73%) Multithreading
9 55 (41.67%) Linux
10 47 (35.61%) Mathematics
11 41 (31.06%) Python
12 38 (28.79%) Computer Science Degree
13 37 (28.03%) Finance
14 36 (27.27%) Windows
15 35 (26.52%) Collaborative Working
16 34 (25.76%) TDD
17 32 (24.24%) Software Architecture
17 32 (24.24%) Performance Optimisation
17 32 (24.24%) Data Structures
17 32 (24.24%) Algorithms
18 26 (19.70%) Physics
19 25 (18.94%) OOD
20 24 (18.18%) Project Management
21 22 (16.67%) NoSQL
22 21 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
23 19 (14.39%) C
24 17 (12.88%) Scrum
24 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
25 16 (12.12%) Android
25 16 (12.12%) Terracotta

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 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.76%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) Internet
1 5 (3.79%) Wireless
2 1 (0.76%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 14 (10.61%) GIS
3 8 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.30%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.03%) MySQL
6 2 (1.52%) CouchDB
6 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.33%) JIRA
3 5 (3.79%) webpack
4 4 (3.03%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.76%) JBehave
5 1 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 37 (28.03%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Retail
3 4 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (0.76%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.09%) Ehcache
2 8 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 6 (4.55%) Spring
4 5 (3.79%) Angular 2
4 5 (3.79%) Hibernate
4 5 (3.79%) Web Services
5 3 (2.27%) REST
6 2 (1.52%) Node.js
7 1 (0.76%) .NET
7 1 (0.76%) CSS
7 1 (0.76%) Ember.js
7 1 (0.76%) HTML
7 1 (0.76%) J2EE
7 1 (0.76%) JSON
7 1 (0.76%) JSP
7 1 (0.76%) OSGi
7 1 (0.76%) SOAP
7 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (67.42%) Computer Science
2 32 (24.24%) Algorithms
2 32 (24.24%) Data Structures
3 13 (9.85%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.06%) Tandem
5 4 (3.03%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.52%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 55 (41.67%) Linux
2 36 (27.27%) Windows
3 16 (12.12%) Android
4 9 (6.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (87.88%) Software Engineering
2 83 (62.88%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (50.00%) OO
4 63 (47.73%) Multithreading
5 47 (35.61%) Mathematics
6 35 (26.52%) Collaborative Working
7 34 (25.76%) TDD
8 32 (24.24%) Performance Optimisation
8 32 (24.24%) Software Architecture
9 26 (19.70%) Physics
10 25 (18.94%) OOD
11 24 (18.18%) Project Management
12 21 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (12.88%) Scrum
13 17 (12.88%) Test Automation
14 15 (11.36%) E-Commerce
15 14 (10.61%) Kanban
15 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
16 12 (9.09%) Data Modelling
16 12 (9.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 132 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (56.82%) C++
3 41 (31.06%) Python
4 19 (14.39%) C
5 15 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.82%) Scala
7 7 (5.30%) SQL
8 6 (4.55%) PHP
9 5 (3.79%) Apple Swift
9 5 (3.79%) Go
9 5 (3.79%) Haskell
10 2 (1.52%) C#
10 2 (1.52%) Perl
10 2 (1.52%) Tcl
11 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (56.06%) Degree
2 38 (28.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Docker
2 2 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.76%) Ansible
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (12.12%) Terracotta
2 15 (11.36%) WorldPay
3 14 (10.61%) Oracle
4 2 (1.52%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) Perforce