The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 27 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 Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 94 109
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 36 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.85% 1.76% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 1.82% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 25
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +16.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.07% +6.47%  

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 1886 1815 2092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.07% 96.90% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1529 1733
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 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 27 June 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 27 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 -11 31 £67,500 +17.39% 4
Peterborough -2 4 £35,000 +55.55%
Huntingdon - 1 £62,500 -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 78 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (96.15%) Software Engineering
3 55 (70.51%) Computer Science
3 55 (70.51%) C++
4 49 (62.82%) Python
5 43 (55.13%) Mathematics
6 42 (53.85%) Degree
7 37 (47.44%) Physics
8 30 (38.46%) C#
8 30 (38.46%) Algorithms
9 25 (32.05%) Linux
10 24 (30.77%) Windows
11 23 (29.49%) PhD
12 22 (28.21%) OO
12 22 (28.21%) QA
13 20 (25.64%) Android
14 18 (23.08%) Multithreading
14 18 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
14 18 (23.08%) Docker
15 17 (21.79%) Machine Learning
15 17 (21.79%) OOP
16 15 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (19.23%) Data Structures
17 14 (17.95%) Apple iOS
17 14 (17.95%) C
18 13 (16.67%) Perl
19 12 (15.38%) MATLAB
20 11 (14.10%) SQL
20 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
20 11 (14.10%) Unit Testing

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 10 (12.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.28%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Wireless
2 5 (6.41%) 802.11
2 5 (6.41%) Bluetooth
3 3 (3.85%) Internet
4 2 (2.56%) AMQP
4 2 (2.56%) DNS
4 2 (2.56%) HTTP
4 2 (2.56%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Big Data
1 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
1 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.69%) MySQL
3 5 (6.41%) HBase
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Electronics
3 6 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 6 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) .NET
1 6 (7.69%) J2EE
2 5 (6.41%) 802.1X
2 5 (6.41%) AngularJS
2 5 (6.41%) JSON
3 4 (5.13%) Angular 2
3 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.13%) CSS
3 4 (5.13%) HTML
3 4 (5.13%) HTML5
3 4 (5.13%) jQuery
3 4 (5.13%) MFC
4 3 (3.85%) Web Services
5 2 (2.56%) Node.js
5 2 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (1.28%) OpenCV
6 1 (1.28%) RESTful
6 1 (1.28%) Theano
6 1 (1.28%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 55 (70.51%) Computer Science
2 30 (38.46%) Algorithms
3 15 (19.23%) Data Structures
4 8 (10.26%) Smart City
5 6 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (5.13%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.85%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.56%) PKI
8 2 (2.56%) Smart Home
8 2 (2.56%) User Experience
9 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.28%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Linux
2 24 (30.77%) Windows
3 20 (25.64%) Android
4 14 (17.95%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (96.15%) Software Engineering
2 43 (55.13%) Mathematics
3 37 (47.44%) Physics
4 22 (28.21%) OO
5 18 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 17 (21.79%) Machine Learning
6 17 (21.79%) OOP
7 11 (14.10%) Software Architecture
7 11 (14.10%) Unit Testing
8 10 (12.82%) Complexity Analysis
8 10 (12.82%) Performance Optimisation
8 10 (12.82%) Process Improvement
8 10 (12.82%) TDD
9 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (10.26%) Distributed Algorithms
10 8 (10.26%) Smart City Simulations
11 7 (8.97%) CAD
12 6 (7.69%) Android Development
13 5 (6.41%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (70.51%) C++
3 49 (62.82%) Python
4 30 (38.46%) C#
5 14 (17.95%) C
6 13 (16.67%) Perl
7 12 (15.38%) MATLAB
8 11 (14.10%) SQL
9 10 (12.82%) JavaScript
10 4 (5.13%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.85%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.56%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.28%) Scala
13 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (53.85%) Degree
2 23 (29.49%) PhD
3 18 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (8.97%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (5.13%) MCP
5 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (28.21%) QA
System Software
1 18 (23.08%) Docker
2 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Ansible
1 2 (2.56%) Nagios
1 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) Sun
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