Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 89 130
Rank change year-on-year -20 +41 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 93 114 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.47% 2.89% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 2.97% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 78 98 57
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,125 £37,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 3655 3833 4185
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.05% 97.01% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2799 3140 3481
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.94%

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 27 July 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 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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 -11 87 £51,500 +3.00% 5
Peterborough -1 5 £35,000 -30.00%
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 27 July 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 93 (100.00%) Java
2 82 (88.17%) Software Engineering
3 59 (63.44%) C++
4 58 (62.37%) Python
5 56 (60.22%) Computer Science
6 44 (47.31%) Degree
7 43 (46.24%) Algorithms
8 40 (43.01%) Multithreading
9 36 (38.71%) Mathematics
10 29 (31.18%) C#
10 29 (31.18%) Physics
11 27 (29.03%) Linux
11 27 (29.03%) Docker
12 26 (27.96%) Amazon AWS
12 26 (27.96%) Windows
13 25 (26.88%) Data Structures
14 24 (25.81%) OO
15 23 (24.73%) QA
16 22 (23.66%) PhD
16 22 (23.66%) Computer Science Degree
17 21 (22.58%) Machine Learning
17 21 (22.58%) Android
17 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (21.51%) C
19 19 (20.43%) TDD
20 17 (18.28%) OOP
21 16 (17.20%) Artificial Intelligence
21 16 (17.20%) Unit Testing
21 16 (17.20%) Apple iOS
21 16 (17.20%) Performance Optimisation

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 11 (11.83%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (10.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.08%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.96%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Internet
2 5 (5.38%) Wireless
3 4 (4.30%) 802.11
3 4 (4.30%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.15%) AMQP
4 2 (2.15%) DNS
4 2 (2.15%) HTTP
4 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.15%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) NoSQL
2 11 (11.83%) Big Data
2 11 (11.83%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.75%) MySQL
4 9 (9.68%) HBase
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.15%) Redis
7 1 (1.08%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.08%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.38%) Cucumber
2 5 (5.38%) JBehave
3 3 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 3 (3.23%) Selenium
4 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Electronics
3 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.15%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Automotive
5 1 (1.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) JSON
2 6 (6.45%) .NET
2 6 (6.45%) Web Services
3 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.38%) REST
4 4 (4.30%) 802.1X
4 4 (4.30%) Angular 2
4 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.30%) CSS
4 4 (4.30%) HTML
4 4 (4.30%) HTML5
4 4 (4.30%) jQuery
4 4 (4.30%) MFC
5 3 (3.23%) Ehcache
6 2 (2.15%) J2EE
6 2 (2.15%) JSP
6 2 (2.15%) RESTful
6 2 (2.15%) SOAP
6 2 (2.15%) Spring
6 2 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (60.22%) Computer Science
2 43 (46.24%) Algorithms
3 25 (26.88%) Data Structures
4 15 (16.13%) Smart City
5 8 (8.60%) Internet of Things
6 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (5.38%) Smart Energy
8 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.15%) PKI
9 2 (2.15%) Smart Home
9 2 (2.15%) User Experience
10 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (1.08%) Home Automation
10 1 (1.08%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (1.08%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.03%) Linux
2 26 (27.96%) Windows
3 21 (22.58%) Android
4 16 (17.20%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (88.17%) Software Engineering
2 40 (43.01%) Multithreading
3 36 (38.71%) Mathematics
4 29 (31.18%) Physics
5 24 (25.81%) OO
6 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (22.58%) Machine Learning
7 19 (20.43%) TDD
8 17 (18.28%) OOP
9 16 (17.20%) Artificial Intelligence
9 16 (17.20%) Performance Optimisation
9 16 (17.20%) Unit Testing
10 15 (16.13%) Distributed Algorithms
10 15 (16.13%) Smart City Simulations
11 14 (15.05%) Complexity Analysis
11 14 (15.05%) Process Improvement
11 14 (15.05%) Software Architecture
12 6 (6.45%) Test Automation
13 5 (5.38%) Android Development
14 4 (4.30%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (63.44%) C++
3 58 (62.37%) Python
4 29 (31.18%) C#
5 20 (21.51%) C
6 10 (10.75%) SQL
7 9 (9.68%) Perl
8 8 (8.60%) MATLAB
9 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.23%) Scala
12 2 (2.15%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.15%) PHP
13 1 (1.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 44 (47.31%) Degree
2 22 (23.66%) Computer Science Degree
2 22 (23.66%) PhD
3 4 (4.30%) MCP
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.23%) ISEB
4 3 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.73%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Ansible
1 4 (4.30%) Puppet
2 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) Terracotta
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle
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