The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 112 112 104
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 13 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 1.20% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.23% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 18
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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 1615 2118 2020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.51% 97.42% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1223 1656 1659
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 March 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 March 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 +8 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Java Software Developer
East of England

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (75.51%) Software Engineering
3 30 (61.22%) Python
4 29 (59.18%) Computer Science
5 27 (55.10%) Degree
6 24 (48.98%) C++
7 19 (38.78%) Perl
8 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
9 15 (30.61%) SQL
10 12 (24.49%) Big Data
11 10 (20.41%) SDLC
12 9 (18.37%) Algorithms
12 9 (18.37%) Multithreading
12 9 (18.37%) C
12 9 (18.37%) C#
12 9 (18.37%) Linux
13 8 (16.33%) OOP
13 8 (16.33%) Bioinformatics
13 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (16.33%) Informatics
14 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 7 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
14 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
14 7 (14.29%) OO
14 7 (14.29%) Windows
15 6 (12.24%) HTML
15 6 (12.24%) CSS
15 6 (12.24%) XML
15 6 (12.24%) Document Management

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.04%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.24%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) Big Data
2 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 6 (12.24%) HBase
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.04%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) Selenium
3 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.08%) JUnit
General
1 4 (8.16%) Automotive
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) CSS
1 6 (12.24%) HTML
1 6 (12.24%) JSON
1 6 (12.24%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (12.24%) XML
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) Grails
3 2 (4.08%) J2EE
3 2 (4.08%) Java EE
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) CGI
4 1 (2.04%) GWT
4 1 (2.04%) MFC
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) Servlets
4 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (59.18%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.37%) Algorithms
3 6 (12.24%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.16%) Internet of Things
5 3 (6.12%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.04%) Fintech
6 1 (2.04%) Life Science
6 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.04%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.41%) SDLC
3 9 (18.37%) Multithreading
4 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Bioinformatics
4 8 (16.33%) Informatics
4 8 (16.33%) OOP
5 7 (14.29%) OO
6 6 (12.24%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (12.24%) Cross-Platform Development
6 6 (12.24%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (12.24%) Document Management
6 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
7 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 3 (6.12%) Distributed Algorithms
8 3 (6.12%) Full Text Search
8 3 (6.12%) Machine Learning
9 2 (4.08%) BDD
9 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.08%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (61.22%) Python
3 24 (48.98%) C++
4 19 (38.78%) Perl
5 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
6 15 (30.61%) SQL
7 9 (18.37%) C
7 9 (18.37%) C#
8 6 (12.24%) Lua
9 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.08%) Groovy
11 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) PhD
3 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
1 2 (4.08%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
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