The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Folkestone region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 2.86% 5.56% 6.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 11.11% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 51.43% 50.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 33
Average salary £25,000 £46,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.94% +26.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Kent

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Folkestone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Java
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Java Salary Trend in Folkestone

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) DSDM
3 3 (60.00%) J2SE
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (60.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Swing
3 3 (60.00%) Back Office
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (60.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) jMock
1 3 (60.00%) EasyMock
1 3 (60.00%) Hudson
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Swing Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) J2SE
2 3 (60.00%) Swing
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) XMLBeans
3 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DSDM
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Pega