Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Java Software Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 102 129
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 94 85 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.23% 2.43% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.50% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 65 67 59
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +12.50%

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 4087 3395 3931
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.19% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3143 2822 3400
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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 -16 89 £52,500 +16.67% 7
Java Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (98.94%) Software Engineering
3 75 (79.79%) Computer Science
4 70 (74.47%) C++
5 69 (73.40%) Degree
6 56 (59.57%) OO
7 55 (58.51%) Multithreading
8 49 (52.13%) Mathematics
9 44 (46.81%) Computer Science Degree
10 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (40.43%) Python
11 38 (40.43%) Algorithms
12 35 (37.23%) Collaborative Working
12 35 (37.23%) Linux
13 34 (36.17%) Performance Optimisation
13 34 (36.17%) Data Structures
14 33 (35.11%) Physics
15 32 (34.04%) Finance
16 31 (32.98%) Windows
17 26 (27.66%) Software Architecture
18 21 (22.34%) TDD
19 20 (21.28%) Unit Testing
20 19 (20.21%) QA
20 19 (20.21%) Process Improvement
20 19 (20.21%) OOD
20 19 (20.21%) Complexity Analysis
21 18 (19.15%) Android
22 17 (18.09%) Project Management
23 16 (17.02%) NoSQL
24 13 (13.83%) Apple iOS

Java Software 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 6 (6.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Wireless
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) NoSQL
2 12 (12.77%) GIS
3 3 (3.19%) MySQL
3 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) webpack
2 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.06%) JUnit
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Electronics
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) Ehcache
2 5 (5.32%) AngularJS
3 4 (4.26%) Angular 2
4 3 (3.19%) .NET
4 3 (3.19%) CSS
4 3 (3.19%) HTML
4 3 (3.19%) Spring
4 3 (3.19%) Web Services
5 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.13%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.13%) HTML5
5 2 (2.13%) jQuery
5 2 (2.13%) JSON
5 2 (2.13%) JSP
5 2 (2.13%) MFC
5 2 (2.13%) REST
5 2 (2.13%) SOAP
5 2 (2.13%) XML
6 1 (1.06%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 75 (79.79%) Computer Science
2 38 (40.43%) Algorithms
3 34 (36.17%) Data Structures
4 8 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.51%) Tandem
5 4 (4.26%) Smart City
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.06%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.23%) Linux
2 31 (32.98%) Windows
3 18 (19.15%) Android
4 13 (13.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (98.94%) Software Engineering
2 56 (59.57%) OO
3 55 (58.51%) Multithreading
4 49 (52.13%) Mathematics
5 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (37.23%) Collaborative Working
7 34 (36.17%) Performance Optimisation
8 33 (35.11%) Physics
9 26 (27.66%) Software Architecture
10 21 (22.34%) TDD
11 20 (21.28%) Unit Testing
12 19 (20.21%) Complexity Analysis
12 19 (20.21%) OOD
12 19 (20.21%) Process Improvement
13 17 (18.09%) Project Management
14 13 (13.83%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (13.83%) Data Modelling
14 13 (13.83%) Test Automation
15 12 (12.77%) Performance Engineering
16 5 (5.32%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (74.47%) C++
3 38 (40.43%) Python
4 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.51%) C
6 6 (6.38%) C#
7 5 (5.32%) Scala
7 5 (5.32%) SQL
8 4 (4.26%) Apple Swift
8 4 (4.26%) PHP
9 3 (3.19%) Perl
10 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.13%) Go
10 2 (2.13%) Haskell
10 2 (2.13%) Tcl
11 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (73.40%) Degree
2 44 (46.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.32%) PhD
4 2 (2.13%) MCP
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.21%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Ansible
1 2 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Terracotta
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle