Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 12 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 349 600 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.98% 14.86% 21.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.54% 24.82% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 237 397 650
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,800 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,500 £72,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +15.38% -4.21%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,422 2,417 2,605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 61.06% 59.84% 69.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 1,737 2,115
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,225 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2019. 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 +1 320 £55,000 +15.79% 76
Peterborough +27 7 £80,000 +100.00% 6
Huntingdon -17 3 £55,000 -15.38%
Ely - 3 £50,000 -
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 152 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (41.83%) Python
3 133 (38.11%) Software Engineering
4 121 (34.67%) Linux
5 112 (32.09%) Test Automation
6 105 (30.09%) JavaScript
7 104 (29.80%) C++
8 90 (25.79%) C#
9 86 (24.64%) Degree
10 76 (21.78%) Machine Learning
11 70 (20.06%) Selenium
12 67 (19.20%) AngularJS
13 66 (18.91%) WorldPay
14 64 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
15 61 (17.48%) Computer Science
16 59 (16.91%) Scrum
17 57 (16.33%) PHP
18 55 (15.76%) React
19 50 (14.33%) Cucumber
19 50 (14.33%) Artificial Intelligence
20 49 (14.04%) Spring
20 49 (14.04%) SQL
20 49 (14.04%) Oracle
21 48 (13.75%) Mathematics
22 47 (13.47%) Fintech
23 46 (13.18%) J2EE
23 46 (13.18%) HTML
24 45 (12.89%) Docker
25 44 (12.61%) CSS
26 42 (12.03%) TDD

Java
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 8 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.72%) WildFly
3 5 (1.43%) JBoss
3 5 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.86%) Apache
4 3 (0.86%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.57%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.57%) Confluence
6 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
6 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (8.60%) Summit
2 12 (3.44%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.57%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 64 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.60%) GitHub
3 25 (7.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.43%) BrowserStack
5 5 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.15%) BlazeMeter
6 4 (1.15%) IaaS
6 4 (1.15%) PaaS
7 2 (0.57%) SaaS
8 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.29%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.15%) Internet
2 8 (2.29%) HTTP
3 7 (2.01%) Bluetooth
4 6 (1.72%) ZigBee
5 5 (1.43%) IPv6
5 5 (1.43%) Wireless
6 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.86%) 802.15
7 3 (0.86%) Hyperconnected
7 3 (0.86%) MQTT
7 3 (0.86%) SSL
7 3 (0.86%) X.509
8 2 (0.57%) WebEx
9 1 (0.29%) DNS
9 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.31%) Relational Database
2 24 (6.88%) MongoDB
3 17 (4.87%) NoSQL
3 17 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.58%) MySQL
5 10 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (2.87%) Big Data
6 7 (2.01%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.15%) Redis
7 4 (1.15%) Spatial Data
7 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.86%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.57%) GIS
9 2 (0.57%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.29%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 70 (20.06%) Selenium
2 50 (14.33%) Cucumber
3 41 (11.75%) Git (software)
4 35 (10.03%) Jenkins
5 32 (9.17%) JUnit
6 28 (8.02%) JIRA
7 27 (7.74%) JBehave
8 22 (6.30%) Gradle
9 20 (5.73%) Maven
10 15 (4.30%) WebDriver
11 13 (3.72%) JMeter
12 9 (2.58%) Jasmine
12 9 (2.58%) TeamCity
13 8 (2.29%) Hudson
13 8 (2.29%) TestNG
14 6 (1.72%) Subversion
15 4 (1.15%) git-flow
15 4 (1.15%) Mercurial
15 4 (1.15%) NUnit
16 3 (0.86%) GoCD
General
1 39 (11.17%) Finance
2 15 (4.30%) Banking
3 14 (4.01%) Games
4 9 (2.58%) Retail
4 9 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 123 (35.24%) Developer
2 66 (18.91%) Software Engineer
3 47 (13.47%) Java Developer
4 35 (10.03%) Java Engineer
5 28 (8.02%) Senior Software Engineer
6 26 (7.45%) Senior Developer
6 26 (7.45%) Software Developer
7 24 (6.88%) Test Engineer
8 22 (6.30%) Analyst
8 22 (6.30%) Java Software Engineer
9 21 (6.02%) Support Engineer
10 20 (5.73%) Test Analyst
11 19 (5.44%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
11 19 (5.44%) Automation Test Analyst
11 19 (5.44%) Machine Learning Developer
12 18 (5.16%) Graduate
13 16 (4.58%) Test Automation Engineer
14 14 (4.01%) Senior Java Engineer
14 14 (4.01%) Site Engineer
14 14 (4.01%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (19.20%) AngularJS
2 55 (15.76%) React
3 49 (14.04%) Spring
4 46 (13.18%) HTML
4 46 (13.18%) J2EE
5 44 (12.61%) CSS
6 39 (11.17%) Web Services
7 36 (10.32%) RESTful
8 33 (9.46%) REST
9 32 (9.17%) J2SE
10 31 (8.88%) JSON
11 30 (8.60%) Ruby on Rails
12 24 (6.88%) .NET
13 23 (6.59%) Spring Boot
14 19 (5.44%) Hibernate
14 19 (5.44%) Node.js
15 18 (5.16%) Vue.js
16 16 (4.58%) Java EE
17 15 (4.30%) HTML5
18 14 (4.01%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.60%) Algorithms
2 29 (8.31%) Client/Server
3 15 (4.30%) User Experience
4 12 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.44%) Renewable Energy
5 11 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (2.58%) Smart City
7 8 (2.29%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.01%) Internet of Things
9 6 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (1.72%) Smart Meter
9 6 (1.72%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.15%) Life Science
11 4 (1.15%) NHS
11 4 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 121 (34.67%) Linux
2 36 (10.32%) Windows
3 23 (6.59%) Android
4 16 (4.58%) Unix
5 8 (2.29%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.86%) CentOS
7 3 (0.86%) FreeRTOS
8 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.29%) Debian
9 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (38.11%) Software Engineering
3 112 (32.09%) Test Automation
4 76 (21.78%) Machine Learning
5 61 (17.48%) Computer Science
6 59 (16.91%) Scrum
7 50 (14.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 48 (13.75%) Mathematics
9 47 (13.47%) Fintech
10 42 (12.03%) BDD
10 42 (12.03%) TDD
11 37 (10.60%) Software Testing
12 35 (10.03%) DevOps
13 33 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (9.17%) Technical Leadership
15 30 (8.60%) Algorithmic Trading
15 30 (8.60%) Automated Trading
15 30 (8.60%) High-Frequency Trading
15 30 (8.60%) Market Making
15 30 (8.60%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 146 (41.83%) Python
2 105 (30.09%) JavaScript
3 104 (29.80%) C++
4 90 (25.79%) C#
5 57 (16.33%) PHP
6 49 (14.04%) SQL
7 40 (11.46%) Bash Shell
7 40 (11.46%) Ruby
8 35 (10.03%) C
9 32 (9.17%) R
10 30 (8.60%) Bourne shell
10 30 (8.60%) Korn
10 30 (8.60%) MATLAB
11 13 (3.72%) Perl
12 10 (2.87%) ES6
13 8 (2.29%) Groovy
13 8 (2.29%) TypeScript
14 7 (2.01%) Kotlin
15 6 (1.72%) Scala
16 5 (1.43%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 86 (24.64%) Degree
2 37 (10.60%) PhD
3 35 (10.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.01%) ISEB
5 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.89%) QA
2 13 (3.72%) PSD2
3 2 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (12.89%) Docker
2 16 (4.58%) Firmware
3 1 (0.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (7.45%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.72%) Ansible
3 3 (0.86%) Puppet
4 1 (0.29%) Grafana
4 1 (0.29%) Mesos
4 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (18.91%) WorldPay
2 49 (14.04%) Oracle
3 6 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.43%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.15%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.15%) SAP
5 4 (1.15%) Sencha
6 3 (0.86%) EMC
6 3 (0.86%) Google
7 1 (0.29%) Gemalto
7 1 (0.29%) WSO2