Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 8 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 537 953 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.43% 22.03% 20.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.46% 31.96% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 359 754 612
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

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 1,763 2,982 2,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.22% 68.95% 64.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,390 2,415 1,899
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 +2 487 £52,500 +7.14% 88
Peterborough -46 20 £51,250 +5.13% 3
Huntingdon -8 3 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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.

1 265 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (41.34%) Python
3 201 (37.43%) Software Engineering
4 170 (31.66%) C++
5 148 (27.56%) Linux
6 141 (26.26%) JavaScript
7 139 (25.88%) Machine Learning
8 132 (24.58%) C#
9 107 (19.93%) Test Automation
10 104 (19.37%) Artificial Intelligence
11 103 (19.18%) TDD
12 102 (18.99%) C
13 99 (18.44%) Degree
13 99 (18.44%) Computer Science
14 96 (17.88%) Algorithms
15 90 (16.76%) Big Data
16 89 (16.57%) SQL
17 88 (16.39%) Scrum
17 88 (16.39%) Multithreading
18 84 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
19 80 (14.90%) Spring
20 78 (14.53%) Web Services
21 76 (14.15%) WorldPay
22 68 (12.66%) Finance
23 67 (12.48%) Git (software)
23 67 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
24 66 (12.29%) Oracle
25 65 (12.10%) NoSQL
25 65 (12.10%) AngularJS
26 59 (10.99%) Fintech

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 15 (2.79%) OpenStack
2 13 (2.42%) Confluence
3 11 (2.05%) Apache
3 11 (2.05%) Apache Spark
3 11 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.30%) Mule
4 7 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.12%) JBoss
6 4 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (0.74%) nginx
7 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) IIS
8 1 (0.19%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 20 (3.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (1.49%) RoboHelp
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (4.10%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 84 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (7.26%) GitHub
2 39 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.59%) OpenShift
4 22 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.05%) Slack
6 10 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.68%) Trello
8 8 (1.49%) Firebase
9 4 (0.74%) PaaS
9 4 (0.74%) SaaS
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.37%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.37%) Serverless
11 1 (0.19%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.21%) WebEx
2 14 (2.61%) Internet
3 9 (1.68%) Wireless
4 6 (1.12%) IPv6
5 2 (0.37%) Network Security
5 2 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.37%) SNMP
6 1 (0.19%) BGP
6 1 (0.19%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) MPLS
6 1 (0.19%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.19%) Quagga
6 1 (0.19%) SMS
6 1 (0.19%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.19%) SSL
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (16.76%) Big Data
2 65 (12.10%) NoSQL
3 42 (7.82%) Relational Database
4 35 (6.52%) MySQL
5 28 (5.21%) MongoDB
6 25 (4.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (4.10%) Hadoop
8 18 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (3.35%) SQL Server
9 16 (2.98%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.12%) Blockchain
10 6 (1.12%) HBase
11 5 (0.93%) Apache Hive
11 5 (0.93%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.93%) Sqoop
12 3 (0.56%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.37%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 67 (12.48%) Git (software)
2 57 (10.61%) JIRA
3 47 (8.75%) Jenkins
4 36 (6.70%) Selenium
5 34 (6.33%) Maven
6 31 (5.77%) JUnit
7 22 (4.10%) Cucumber
7 22 (4.10%) Visual Studio
8 14 (2.61%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.42%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.05%) Gradle
10 11 (2.05%) SonarQube
11 9 (1.68%) ReSharper
12 8 (1.49%) Subversion
13 7 (1.30%) Ant
13 7 (1.30%) JBehave
13 7 (1.30%) TestNG
14 6 (1.12%) Hudson
14 6 (1.12%) Vagrant
14 6 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (12.66%) Finance
2 42 (7.82%) Banking
3 34 (6.33%) Games
4 16 (2.98%) Publishing
4 16 (2.98%) Retail
5 14 (2.61%) Automotive
6 12 (2.23%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.68%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.74%) Law
11 3 (0.56%) Advertising
12 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Military
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 234 (43.58%) Developer
2 151 (28.12%) Software Engineer
3 114 (21.23%) Java Developer
4 93 (17.32%) Software Developer
5 78 (14.53%) Java Engineer
6 62 (11.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 46 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 44 (8.19%) Java Software Engineer
9 42 (7.82%) Graduate
10 41 (7.64%) Programmer
11 32 (5.96%) Java Software Developer
12 30 (5.59%) Java Programmer
13 28 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
13 28 (5.21%) Technical Trainer
13 28 (5.21%) Trainer
14 27 (5.03%) Graduate Developer
14 27 (5.03%) Python Engineer
15 26 (4.84%) Software Programmer
16 22 (4.10%) AWS Engineer
17 21 (3.91%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (14.90%) Spring
2 78 (14.53%) Web Services
3 65 (12.10%) AngularJS
4 57 (10.61%) HTML
5 49 (9.12%) Natural Language Processing
6 46 (8.57%) REST
7 44 (8.19%) TensorFlow
8 42 (7.82%) CSS
9 41 (7.64%) RESTful
10 38 (7.08%) .NET
11 27 (5.03%) Hibernate
11 27 (5.03%) Spring Boot
12 25 (4.66%) React
13 21 (3.91%) Node.js
14 20 (3.72%) J2EE
15 18 (3.35%) Akka
16 17 (3.17%) JSON
17 16 (2.98%) ASP.NET
17 16 (2.98%) jQuery
17 16 (2.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 96 (17.88%) Algorithms
2 59 (10.99%) Fintech
3 26 (4.84%) Smart City
4 23 (4.28%) Data Structures
5 22 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.35%) Public Cloud
6 18 (3.35%) Robotics
7 16 (2.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (2.42%) User Experience
9 12 (2.23%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.23%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.05%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.86%) Biotechnology
11 10 (1.86%) Internet of Things
11 10 (1.86%) NHS
12 9 (1.68%) Java Card
13 8 (1.49%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.93%) Cloud Native
14 5 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 148 (27.56%) Linux
2 33 (6.15%) Windows
3 21 (3.91%) Android
4 11 (2.05%) Unix
5 6 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.12%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.74%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) Debian
9 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (37.43%) Software Engineering
3 139 (25.88%) Machine Learning
4 107 (19.93%) Test Automation
5 104 (19.37%) Artificial Intelligence
6 103 (19.18%) TDD
7 99 (18.44%) Computer Science
8 88 (16.39%) Multithreading
8 88 (16.39%) Scrum
9 67 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (10.43%) Distributed Algorithms
10 56 (10.43%) OO
11 55 (10.24%) Mathematics
12 53 (9.87%) Mentoring
13 49 (9.12%) Kanban
14 47 (8.75%) Microservices
15 45 (8.38%) DevOps
15 45 (8.38%) Reinforcement Learning
16 44 (8.19%) Deep Learning
17 41 (7.64%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 222 (41.34%) Python
2 170 (31.66%) C++
3 141 (26.26%) JavaScript
4 132 (24.58%) C#
5 102 (18.99%) C
6 89 (16.57%) SQL
7 41 (7.64%) Scala
8 34 (6.33%) Ruby
9 22 (4.10%) PHP
10 21 (3.91%) Java 8
11 18 (3.35%) Bash Shell
12 14 (2.61%) TypeScript
13 12 (2.23%) Go
13 12 (2.23%) Kotlin
13 12 (2.23%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.49%) Julia
14 8 (1.49%) Perl
14 8 (1.49%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.12%) Rust
15 6 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 99 (18.44%) Degree
2 52 (9.68%) PhD
3 51 (9.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 32 (5.96%) MPhil
5 6 (1.12%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.37%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.19%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.64%) QA
2 25 (4.66%) PSD2
3 1 (0.19%) GDPR
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (10.24%) Docker
2 5 (0.93%) HDFS
3 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 51 (9.50%) Ansible
2 32 (5.96%) Kubernetes
3 22 (4.10%) Terraform
4 21 (3.91%) Puppet
5 16 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.12%) Packer
7 5 (0.93%) Oozie
8 2 (0.37%) Grafana
8 2 (0.37%) Nagios
8 2 (0.37%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 76 (14.15%) WorldPay
2 66 (12.29%) Oracle
3 22 (4.10%) Microsoft
4 17 (3.17%) Google
5 12 (2.23%) Cognizant
6 6 (1.12%) MuleSoft
7 5 (0.93%) CA
7 5 (0.93%) Hortonworks
8 3 (0.56%) SAP
9 2 (0.37%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.37%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.37%) Qualys
9 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.37%) Splunk
10 1 (0.19%) IBM
10 1 (0.19%) Juniper
10 1 (0.19%) Perforce
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.19%) Terracotta