The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 75 110
Rank change year-on-year -5 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 50 59 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.71% 2.84% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 2.92% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 26
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,269 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +0.59% +9.09%  

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 1773 2020 2099
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 96.15% 97.12% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1642 1735
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 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 -5 47 £50,000 - 7
Peterborough +13 3 £35,000 -3.44%
Huntingdon - 1 £62,500 -
Java Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (86.89%) Software Engineering
3 76 (62.30%) Computer Science
4 69 (56.56%) Python
5 61 (50.00%) C++
6 50 (40.98%) Degree
6 50 (40.98%) Mathematics
7 37 (30.33%) Physics
8 36 (29.51%) C#
8 36 (29.51%) Algorithms
9 35 (28.69%) SQL
10 34 (27.87%) OOP
11 33 (27.05%) Perl
12 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
13 29 (23.77%) Linux
14 25 (20.49%) PhD
15 22 (18.03%) MySQL
16 20 (16.39%) Multithreading
16 20 (16.39%) Docker
17 19 (15.57%) OO
18 18 (14.75%) JavaScript
18 18 (14.75%) Big Data
19 17 (13.93%) Elasticsearch
19 17 (13.93%) Data Structures
19 17 (13.93%) NoSQL
19 17 (13.93%) MongoDB
19 17 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
19 17 (13.93%) QA
19 17 (13.93%) Windows
20 16 (13.11%) JSON

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 17 (13.93%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.82%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) 802.11
1 13 (10.66%) Bluetooth
1 13 (10.66%) Wireless
2 5 (4.10%) Internet
3 1 (0.82%) AMQP
3 1 (0.82%) DNS
3 1 (0.82%) HTTP
3 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.82%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.03%) MySQL
2 18 (14.75%) Big Data
3 17 (13.93%) MongoDB
3 17 (13.93%) NoSQL
4 16 (13.11%) HBase
5 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.82%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.82%) Redis
5 1 (0.82%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.02%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.64%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 14 (11.48%) Electronics
2 12 (9.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (9.02%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.82%) Automotive
4 1 (0.82%) Finance
4 1 (0.82%) Games
4 1 (0.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.11%) JSON
2 13 (10.66%) 802.1X
3 12 (9.84%) J2EE
4 5 (4.10%) J2SE
4 5 (4.10%) Web Services
5 2 (1.64%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.64%) JSP
5 2 (1.64%) REST
5 2 (1.64%) RESTful
5 2 (1.64%) Spring
6 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.82%) GWT
6 1 (0.82%) HTML5
6 1 (0.82%) Lucene
6 1 (0.82%) Node.js
6 1 (0.82%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.82%) Theano
6 1 (0.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 76 (62.30%) Computer Science
2 36 (29.51%) Algorithms
3 17 (13.93%) Data Structures
4 10 (8.20%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.10%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.82%) Home Automation
6 1 (0.82%) PKI
6 1 (0.82%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.82%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.77%) Linux
2 17 (13.93%) Windows
3 14 (11.48%) Android
4 3 (2.46%) Unix
5 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (86.89%) Software Engineering
2 50 (40.98%) Mathematics
3 37 (30.33%) Physics
4 34 (27.87%) OOP
5 20 (16.39%) Multithreading
6 19 (15.57%) OO
7 16 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (11.48%) Machine Learning
9 13 (10.66%) Android Development
9 13 (10.66%) Cross-Platform Development
10 12 (9.84%) CAD
11 9 (7.38%) Informatics
12 8 (6.56%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (6.56%) Bioinformatics
13 7 (5.74%) Distributed Algorithms
14 6 (4.92%) Data Visualisation
14 6 (4.92%) Visualisation
15 5 (4.10%) SDLC
16 4 (3.28%) TDD
17 2 (1.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (56.56%) Python
3 61 (50.00%) C++
4 36 (29.51%) C#
5 35 (28.69%) SQL
6 33 (27.05%) Perl
7 18 (14.75%) JavaScript
8 15 (12.30%) C
8 15 (12.30%) MATLAB
9 8 (6.56%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.64%) PHP
12 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (40.98%) Degree
2 25 (20.49%) PhD
3 2 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) QA
System Software
1 20 (16.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Nagios
2 1 (0.82%) Ansible
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (4.92%) Sun
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft
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