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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 3.85% 16.22% 29.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 35.29% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
14 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 53.85% 45.95% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 7
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,478 £35,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) jMock

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) jMock
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle