The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 99 110
Rank change year-on-year -34 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 11 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 1.57% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.62% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 23
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 1874 1788 2135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.05% 96.91% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1507 1768
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -21 11 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Java Software Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
3 21 (87.50%) Python
4 16 (66.67%) C++
5 14 (58.33%) Algorithms
6 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 11 (45.83%) C#
8 10 (41.67%) Degree
9 9 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (37.50%) Smart City
9 9 (37.50%) Smart City Simulations
9 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
10 8 (33.33%) Big Data
11 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (29.17%) Perl
12 6 (25.00%) SQL
12 6 (25.00%) C
12 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (20.83%) Data Structures
13 5 (20.83%) Docker
13 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
13 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
13 5 (20.83%) HBase
13 5 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (20.83%) Distributed Algorithms
13 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (20.83%) Git (software)

Java Software Developer 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 5 (20.83%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (20.83%) HBase
2 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Text Mining
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) Angular 2
3 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Algorithms
2 12 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (37.50%) Smart City
4 5 (20.83%) Data Structures
5 3 (12.50%) Grid Computing
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
2 9 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
2 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
2 9 (37.50%) Smart City Simulations
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Distributed Algorithms
4 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.83%) OOP
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
5 4 (16.67%) SDET
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
6 3 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (12.50%) Document Management
6 3 (12.50%) Full Text Search
6 3 (12.50%) Informatics
6 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (87.50%) Python
3 16 (66.67%) C++
4 11 (45.83%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) Perl
6 6 (25.00%) C
6 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) Ruby
8 3 (12.50%) Lua
9 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (20.83%) PhD
4 3 (12.50%) Postgraduate
5 2 (8.33%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
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