Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 240 542 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.82% 17.89% 20.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.14% 30.04% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 115 352 673
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £77,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 918 1,804 2,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 52.88% 59.54% 67.50%
Number of salaries quoted 626 1,400 2,295
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 0 230 £50,000 -9.09% 85
Peterborough +22 1 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 137 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (47.50%) Linux
3 103 (42.92%) Software Engineering
4 92 (38.33%) Test Automation
5 91 (37.92%) WorldPay
6 79 (32.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 78 (32.50%) Spring
8 70 (29.17%) Oracle
9 66 (27.50%) AWS
10 65 (27.08%) Banking
11 63 (26.25%) TDD
11 63 (26.25%) JavaScript
12 62 (25.83%) Git (software)
13 57 (23.75%) FIS
14 56 (23.33%) SQL
15 55 (22.92%) Scrum
16 52 (21.67%) Technical Leadership
17 50 (20.83%) Python
18 47 (19.58%) Docker
18 47 (19.58%) Microservices
19 45 (18.75%) RESTful
19 45 (18.75%) Kanban
20 42 (17.50%) Computer Science
20 42 (17.50%) Kubernetes
21 41 (17.08%) Degree
22 40 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (16.25%) C++
24 37 (15.42%) Windows
25 33 (13.75%) Selenium
25 33 (13.75%) DevOps

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 17 (7.08%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.42%) Confluence
5 1 (0.42%) JBoss
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 66 (27.50%) AWS
2 20 (8.33%) Amazon ECS
3 18 (7.50%) GCP
3 18 (7.50%) IBM Cloud
4 14 (5.83%) OpenShift
5 10 (4.17%) GitHub
6 6 (2.50%) Firebase
7 4 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.67%) Azure
7 4 (1.67%) Google Play
8 3 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.83%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.83%) BlazeMeter
9 2 (0.83%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.83%) SaaS
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.33%) SSL
2 5 (2.08%) DNS
3 2 (0.83%) Skype
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) MQTT
4 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.42%) NoSQL
2 24 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (8.75%) Relational Database
4 20 (8.33%) MySQL
5 4 (1.67%) Text Mining
6 3 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.25%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.25%) ObjectStore
6 3 (1.25%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.42%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.42%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.42%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 62 (25.83%) Git (software)
2 33 (13.75%) Selenium
3 27 (11.25%) Cucumber
4 18 (7.50%) Maven
5 16 (6.67%) Gradle
5 16 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 16 (6.67%) JUnit
6 10 (4.17%) JBehave
7 8 (3.33%) JIRA
7 8 (3.33%) REST Assured
7 8 (3.33%) TestNG
8 7 (2.92%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.50%) JMeter
9 6 (2.50%) Subversion
10 5 (2.08%) GitLab
10 5 (2.08%) Hudson
10 5 (2.08%) Jasmine
10 5 (2.08%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.67%) Charles Proxy
11 4 (1.67%) Postman
General
1 65 (27.08%) Banking
2 14 (5.83%) Automotive
2 14 (5.83%) Electronics
2 14 (5.83%) Military
3 6 (2.50%) Legal
4 5 (2.08%) Finance
5 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.83%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) German Language
7 1 (0.42%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.42%) Law
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (39.17%) Software Engineer
2 76 (31.67%) Java Engineer
3 71 (29.58%) Java Software Engineer
4 68 (28.33%) Developer
5 39 (16.25%) Java Developer
6 32 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (9.58%) Senior Java Engineer
8 22 (9.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 15 (6.25%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) JavaScript Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) PHP Software Engineer
10 13 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.58%) Applications Engineer
11 11 (4.58%) Lead Developer
11 11 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (4.58%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.17%) Architect
12 10 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Principal Software Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (32.50%) Spring
2 45 (18.75%) RESTful
3 31 (12.92%) Java EE
4 29 (12.08%) AngularJS
5 27 (11.25%) Kafka
6 26 (10.83%) Spring Boot
7 22 (9.17%) CSS
7 22 (9.17%) HTML
8 21 (8.75%) REST
9 20 (8.33%) .NET
10 18 (7.50%) JSON
11 17 (7.08%) Web Services
11 17 (7.08%) XML
12 13 (5.42%) LAMP
13 12 (5.00%) React
14 11 (4.58%) Gherkin
14 11 (4.58%) SOAP
15 7 (2.92%) CSS3
15 7 (2.92%) HTML5
16 5 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.75%) Client/Server
2 15 (6.25%) Renewable Energy
3 13 (5.42%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (4.58%) User Experience
6 8 (3.33%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.92%) Life Science
8 6 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (2.08%) PKI
10 4 (1.67%) Clustering
10 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.67%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.25%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.83%) Device Driver
12 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.42%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 114 (47.50%) Linux
2 37 (15.42%) Windows
3 23 (9.58%) Unix
4 19 (7.92%) Android
5 17 (7.08%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.50%) Mac OS
6 6 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (57.08%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (42.92%) Software Engineering
3 92 (38.33%) Test Automation
4 79 (32.92%) Continuous Delivery
5 63 (26.25%) TDD
6 55 (22.92%) Scrum
7 52 (21.67%) Technical Leadership
8 47 (19.58%) Microservices
9 45 (18.75%) Kanban
10 42 (17.50%) Computer Science
11 40 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (13.75%) DevOps
13 29 (12.08%) Mentoring
14 26 (10.83%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (10.42%) E-Commerce
15 25 (10.42%) OO
16 20 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (7.92%) Coaching
18 18 (7.50%) Web Development
19 15 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 63 (26.25%) JavaScript
2 56 (23.33%) SQL
3 50 (20.83%) Python
4 39 (16.25%) C++
5 29 (12.08%) C#
6 23 (9.58%) PHP
7 22 (9.17%) C
8 9 (3.75%) Ruby
9 8 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 7 (2.92%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.67%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.67%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.67%) Groovy
11 4 (1.67%) Perl
12 3 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.25%) ES6
12 3 (1.25%) Java 8
12 3 (1.25%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (17.08%) Degree
2 21 (8.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.08%) PhD
4 3 (1.25%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.75%) QA
2 3 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.25%) PSD2
3 1 (0.42%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 47 (19.58%) Docker
2 4 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 42 (17.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.92%) Ansible
3 4 (1.67%) Puppet
4 3 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.25%) Terraform
5 2 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.42%) Istio
Vendors
1 91 (37.92%) WorldPay
2 70 (29.17%) Oracle
3 57 (23.75%) FIS
4 18 (7.50%) IBM
5 5 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.08%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.67%) Google
7 3 (1.25%) Dell
8 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.83%) Wrike
9 1 (0.42%) Alibaba
9 1 (0.42%) Xamarin