Period
to 23 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

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
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 86 67
Rank change year-on-year -6 -19 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 88 143 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.90% 3.28% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.38% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 39 88 111
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £42,100 £25,750 £32,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £67,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.65% +15.56% +2.27%

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 2,935 4,236 3,197
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.16% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,136 3,162 2,591
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +3.15%

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 23 February 2019.

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 23 February 2019. 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 83 £55,000 +4.76% 13
Peterborough - 1 £50,000 -
Java Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 88 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (59.09%) Software Engineering
4 45 (51.14%) TDD
5 42 (47.73%) WorldPay
6 37 (42.05%) Test Automation
7 35 (39.77%) Spring
7 35 (39.77%) Scrum
7 35 (39.77%) Linux
8 34 (38.64%) Git (software)
9 32 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
10 31 (35.23%) Oracle
11 29 (32.95%) Banking
12 28 (31.82%) Kanban
12 28 (31.82%) PSD2
13 26 (29.55%) Docker
13 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
14 24 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (25.00%) SQL
15 22 (25.00%) Web Services
16 20 (22.73%) Degree
16 20 (22.73%) Technical Leadership
17 19 (21.59%) Ansible
18 18 (20.45%) Kubernetes
19 17 (19.32%) Microservices
20 16 (18.18%) Computer Science
20 16 (18.18%) QA
21 15 (17.05%) DevOps
22 14 (15.91%) RESTful
22 14 (15.91%) Scala

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 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.50%) OpenShift
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.55%) Slack
4 4 (4.55%) Trello
5 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.14%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) IPv6
2 1 (1.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 11 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.27%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) MySQL
5 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (38.64%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.64%) JIRA
3 3 (3.41%) Gradle
3 3 (3.41%) Maven
3 3 (3.41%) Subversion
4 2 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) Ant
5 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.14%) Hudson
5 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.14%) JUnit
5 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.14%) webpack
General
1 29 (32.95%) Banking
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.77%) Spring
2 22 (25.00%) Web Services
3 14 (15.91%) RESTful
4 13 (14.77%) Spring Boot
5 11 (12.50%) Akka
5 11 (12.50%) Play Framework
6 9 (10.23%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.82%) Apache Flex
8 5 (5.68%) REST
9 4 (4.55%) Java EE
10 3 (3.41%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.41%) HTML
10 3 (3.41%) React
11 2 (2.27%) CSS
11 2 (2.27%) HTML5
11 2 (2.27%) J2EE
11 2 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.27%) SOAP
11 2 (2.27%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (7.95%) Virtual Team
3 4 (4.55%) Biotechnology
3 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.55%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.41%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.41%) Smart City
5 2 (2.27%) Life Science
6 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.14%) Fintech
6 1 (1.14%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.77%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (1.14%) CentOS
3 1 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (59.09%) Software Engineering
3 45 (51.14%) TDD
4 37 (42.05%) Test Automation
5 35 (39.77%) Scrum
6 32 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
7 28 (31.82%) Kanban
8 20 (22.73%) Technical Leadership
9 17 (19.32%) Microservices
10 16 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 15 (17.05%) DevOps
12 13 (14.77%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (13.64%) Mathematics
14 11 (12.50%) API Design
14 11 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 11 (12.50%) Integration Testing
14 11 (12.50%) Software Architecture
14 11 (12.50%) Technical Debt
15 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (11.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 22 (25.00%) SQL
4 14 (15.91%) Scala
5 6 (6.82%) Python
6 3 (3.41%) C++
6 3 (3.41%) Java 8
6 3 (3.41%) PHP
6 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.27%) Go
7 2 (2.27%) Haskell
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.14%) C#
8 1 (1.14%) ES6
8 1 (1.14%) Groovy
8 1 (1.14%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.14%) Perl
8 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.68%) PhD
4 1 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (31.82%) PSD2
2 16 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 26 (29.55%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 19 (21.59%) Ansible
2 18 (20.45%) Kubernetes
3 11 (12.50%) Terraform
4 3 (3.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (47.73%) WorldPay
2 31 (35.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.14%) Google
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) Perforce
3 1 (1.14%) Red Hat