Period
to 25 March 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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 7 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 485 907 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.26% 20.63% 21.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.50% 30.60% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 321 656 635
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.38% +4.44%

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 1,702 2,964 2,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 60.57% 67.42% 67.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,306 2,269 1,934
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +4 435 £55,000 +11.11% 44
Peterborough -23 19 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Huntingdon -7 6 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 246 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (38.76%) Python
3 180 (37.11%) Software Engineering
4 156 (32.16%) Linux
5 149 (30.72%) JavaScript
6 122 (25.15%) C++
6 122 (25.15%) Degree
6 122 (25.15%) Test Automation
7 114 (23.51%) Machine Learning
8 107 (22.06%) Computer Science
8 107 (22.06%) WorldPay
9 106 (21.86%) Scrum
10 98 (20.21%) TDD
11 97 (20.00%) C#
12 87 (17.94%) Spring
13 86 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
14 83 (17.11%) AngularJS
15 82 (16.91%) Artificial Intelligence
16 80 (16.49%) SQL
17 77 (15.88%) HTML
18 74 (15.26%) Oracle
19 71 (14.64%) Web Services
20 70 (14.43%) Git (software)
20 70 (14.43%) Kanban
21 69 (14.23%) Computer Science Degree
22 66 (13.61%) Mathematics
23 63 (12.99%) Docker
24 60 (12.37%) Algorithms
24 60 (12.37%) CSS
25 59 (12.16%) 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 16 (3.30%) Confluence
2 12 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 9 (1.86%) JBoss
4 8 (1.65%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.44%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.24%) Mule
6 6 (1.24%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.03%) Jetty
8 4 (0.82%) Apache
9 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.41%) nginx
9 2 (0.41%) WildFly
10 1 (0.21%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) Drupal
10 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (4.12%) Summit
2 19 (3.92%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.21%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 86 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (7.01%) GitHub
3 22 (4.54%) OpenShift
4 21 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.44%) BrowserStack
7 6 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.24%) Slack
8 5 (1.03%) Trello
9 3 (0.62%) Firebase
10 2 (0.41%) SaaS
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.21%) npm
11 1 (0.21%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.92%) Internet
2 13 (2.68%) WebEx
3 10 (2.06%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.86%) Wireless
5 7 (1.44%) Bluetooth
5 7 (1.44%) HTTP
5 7 (1.44%) SSL
5 7 (1.44%) ZigBee
6 6 (1.24%) 802.15
6 6 (1.24%) IPv6
6 6 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (1.24%) X.509
7 4 (0.82%) DNS
8 1 (0.21%) MQTT
8 1 (0.21%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.69%) Big Data
2 43 (8.87%) NoSQL
3 35 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.98%) MongoDB
5 28 (5.77%) MySQL
6 19 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (2.47%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.86%) SQL Server
11 7 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.82%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.41%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.21%) GIS
14 1 (0.21%) Spatial Data
14 1 (0.21%) Sqoop
14 1 (0.21%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 70 (14.43%) Git (software)
2 55 (11.34%) JIRA
3 50 (10.31%) Selenium
4 42 (8.66%) Jenkins
5 39 (8.04%) Cucumber
6 35 (7.22%) JUnit
7 29 (5.98%) Maven
8 17 (3.51%) Gradle
8 17 (3.51%) JBehave
9 12 (2.47%) Mercurial
10 11 (2.27%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.86%) Jasmine
11 9 (1.86%) Subversion
12 8 (1.65%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.44%) Mockito
14 6 (1.24%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.03%) Ant
15 5 (1.03%) Hudson
15 5 (1.03%) SonarQube
16 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (11.55%) Finance
2 45 (9.28%) Banking
3 20 (4.12%) Games
4 15 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.89%) Retail
6 8 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.65%) Publishing
7 7 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.03%) Marketing
9 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 205 (42.27%) Developer
2 114 (23.51%) Software Engineer
3 79 (16.29%) Java Developer
4 76 (15.67%) Java Engineer
5 69 (14.23%) Software Developer
6 53 (10.93%) Senior Developer
7 46 (9.48%) Java Software Engineer
8 38 (7.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 36 (7.42%) Graduate
10 33 (6.80%) Senior Software Engineer
11 26 (5.36%) Senior Software Developer
12 23 (4.74%) Senior Java Engineer
13 22 (4.54%) AWS Engineer
14 21 (4.33%) Graduate Developer
14 21 (4.33%) Programmer
15 20 (4.12%) Analyst
16 19 (3.92%) Lead Developer
16 19 (3.92%) Software Manager
17 18 (3.71%) Test Engineer
18 17 (3.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (17.94%) Spring
2 83 (17.11%) AngularJS
3 77 (15.88%) HTML
4 71 (14.64%) Web Services
5 60 (12.37%) CSS
6 53 (10.93%) React
7 52 (10.72%) RESTful
8 39 (8.04%) REST
9 38 (7.84%) .NET
10 35 (7.22%) J2EE
11 33 (6.80%) Spring Boot
12 29 (5.98%) JSON
13 27 (5.57%) Hibernate
14 23 (4.74%) Node.js
15 22 (4.54%) J2SE
15 22 (4.54%) Ruby on Rails
16 20 (4.12%) jQuery
17 19 (3.92%) Natural Language Processing
18 18 (3.71%) Vue.js
19 16 (3.30%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.37%) Algorithms
2 59 (12.16%) Fintech
3 27 (5.57%) Client/Server
4 26 (5.36%) Smart City
5 16 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (2.47%) Internet of Things
8 11 (2.27%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.27%) User Experience
9 9 (1.86%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.65%) Robotics
11 7 (1.44%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.44%) Smart Meter
12 6 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.24%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.03%) Biotechnology
13 5 (1.03%) Life Science
13 5 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 156 (32.16%) Linux
2 28 (5.77%) Windows
3 25 (5.15%) Android
4 13 (2.68%) Unix
5 6 (1.24%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.82%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.21%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (37.11%) Software Engineering
3 122 (25.15%) Test Automation
4 114 (23.51%) Machine Learning
5 107 (22.06%) Computer Science
6 106 (21.86%) Scrum
7 98 (20.21%) TDD
8 82 (16.91%) Artificial Intelligence
9 70 (14.43%) Kanban
10 66 (13.61%) Mathematics
11 55 (11.34%) DevOps
12 54 (11.13%) Continuous Delivery
13 47 (9.69%) E-Commerce
14 43 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (8.66%) Microservices
16 41 (8.45%) BDD
17 40 (8.25%) OO
18 37 (7.63%) Technical Leadership
19 36 (7.42%) Mentoring
20 35 (7.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 188 (38.76%) Python
2 149 (30.72%) JavaScript
3 122 (25.15%) C++
4 97 (20.00%) C#
5 80 (16.49%) SQL
6 58 (11.96%) C
6 58 (11.96%) PHP
7 48 (9.90%) Ruby
8 33 (6.80%) Bash Shell
9 29 (5.98%) Scala
10 21 (4.33%) R
11 20 (4.12%) Bourne shell
11 20 (4.12%) Korn
11 20 (4.12%) MATLAB
12 12 (2.47%) Perl
13 11 (2.27%) ES6
14 10 (2.06%) Java 8
15 9 (1.86%) Kotlin
15 9 (1.86%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.65%) Julia
Qualifications
1 122 (25.15%) Degree
2 69 (14.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (9.28%) PhD
4 9 (1.86%) ISEB
4 9 (1.86%) MPhil
5 6 (1.24%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) CISSP
9 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.45%) PSD2
2 37 (7.63%) QA
3 2 (0.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (12.99%) Docker
2 12 (2.47%) Firmware
3 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (7.84%) Ansible
2 33 (6.80%) Kubernetes
3 19 (3.92%) Terraform
4 15 (3.09%) Puppet
5 11 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.65%) Grafana
6 8 (1.65%) Prometheus
7 6 (1.24%) Packer
8 1 (0.21%) Nagios
8 1 (0.21%) Oozie
8 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 107 (22.06%) WorldPay
2 74 (15.26%) Oracle
3 10 (2.06%) Google
4 7 (1.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (1.44%) Sencha
5 6 (1.24%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.24%) MuleSoft
6 5 (1.03%) EMC
7 4 (0.82%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.21%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.21%) CA
9 1 (0.21%) Gemalto
9 1 (0.21%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.21%) Qualys
9 1 (0.21%) SAP
9 1 (0.21%) Splunk
9 1 (0.21%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.21%) Xamarin