The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 18.18% 4.17% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.05% 8.33% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Folkestone region.

Programming Languages Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 86.36% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 15
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Project Management
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Information Management
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) DB2
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Informatica
6 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
6 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
6 1 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica