The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 112 119
Rank change year-on-year +29 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 41 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.37% 1.14% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.17% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 15
Median salary £45,000 £48,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.21% +21.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 1652 2129 2067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.49% 97.35% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1665 1699
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 £28,500 £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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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 +22 39 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Peterborough +3 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Java Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 84 (89.36%) Software Engineering
3 70 (74.47%) Computer Science
4 59 (62.77%) Degree
5 54 (57.45%) C++
5 54 (57.45%) Python
6 48 (51.06%) Mathematics
7 35 (37.23%) Physics
8 31 (32.98%) Perl
9 29 (30.85%) C#
10 26 (27.66%) Linux
11 25 (26.60%) PhD
12 22 (23.40%) OOP
12 22 (23.40%) SQL
12 22 (23.40%) Algorithms
13 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
14 16 (17.02%) QA
14 16 (17.02%) OO
15 14 (14.89%) Electronics
15 14 (14.89%) Windows
15 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
16 13 (13.83%) Android
16 13 (13.83%) Bluetooth
16 13 (13.83%) Wireless
16 13 (13.83%) 802.11
16 13 (13.83%) Cross-Platform Development
16 13 (13.83%) 802.1X
16 13 (13.83%) Android Development
17 12 (12.77%) MATLAB
17 12 (12.77%) C

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%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.06%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) 802.11
1 13 (13.83%) Bluetooth
1 13 (13.83%) Wireless
2 5 (5.32%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) AMQP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.06%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) MySQL
2 7 (7.45%) Big Data
2 7 (7.45%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.38%) HBase
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.06%) Redis
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.89%) Electronics
2 9 (9.57%) Aerospace
2 9 (9.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.26%) Automotive
4 3 (3.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Finance
5 1 (1.06%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) 802.1X
2 10 (10.64%) J2EE
3 6 (6.38%) JSON
4 5 (5.32%) Web Services
5 3 (3.19%) CSS
5 3 (3.19%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.19%) HTML
5 3 (3.19%) HTML5
5 3 (3.19%) JSP
5 3 (3.19%) Spring
5 3 (3.19%) XML
6 1 (1.06%) .NET
6 1 (1.06%) GWT
6 1 (1.06%) Node.js
6 1 (1.06%) OpenCV
6 1 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.06%) REST
6 1 (1.06%) Theano
6 1 (1.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 70 (74.47%) Computer Science
2 22 (23.40%) Algorithms
3 10 (10.64%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (6.38%) Data Structures
5 5 (5.32%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.06%) Home Automation
6 1 (1.06%) PKI
6 1 (1.06%) Smart Home
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) Linux
2 14 (14.89%) Windows
3 13 (13.83%) Android
4 3 (3.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (89.36%) Software Engineering
2 48 (51.06%) Mathematics
3 35 (37.23%) Physics
4 22 (23.40%) OOP
5 16 (17.02%) OO
6 13 (13.83%) Android Development
6 13 (13.83%) Cross-Platform Development
7 11 (11.70%) Machine Learning
8 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.64%) CAD
9 9 (9.57%) Bioinformatics
9 9 (9.57%) Multithreading
10 8 (8.51%) Informatics
11 6 (6.38%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (6.38%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (6.38%) SDLC
11 6 (6.38%) Visualisation
12 5 (5.32%) Distributed Algorithms
13 3 (3.19%) Change Control
13 3 (3.19%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (57.45%) C++
2 54 (57.45%) Python
3 31 (32.98%) Perl
4 29 (30.85%) C#
5 22 (23.40%) SQL
6 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
7 12 (12.77%) C
7 12 (12.77%) MATLAB
8 6 (6.38%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.19%) PHP
11 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (62.77%) Degree
2 25 (26.60%) PhD
3 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.02%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Nagios
2 1 (1.06%) Ansible
2 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Sun
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle
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