The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 75 42 70
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 13 68 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.35% 6.21% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 6.38% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 57 34
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +5.29%
Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
941 1065 1146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.82% 97.26% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 823 946 1016
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

Java Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +10 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Sittingbourne -1 4 £37,500 -
Folkestone -2 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 27 (52.94%) Spring
3 25 (49.02%) SQL
4 24 (47.06%) MySQL
5 23 (45.10%) J2EE
6 22 (43.14%) Eclipse
7 19 (37.25%) Ant
7 19 (37.25%) JSP
8 18 (35.29%) XML
8 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
9 17 (33.33%) JUnit
10 16 (31.37%) Web Services
10 16 (31.37%) Scrum
10 16 (31.37%) JSF
11 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (29.41%) Bluemix
12 14 (27.45%) JPA
13 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
13 13 (25.49%) Subversion
13 13 (25.49%) JBoss
13 13 (25.49%) Vaadin
13 13 (25.49%) Cloud Foundry
14 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
14 12 (23.53%) JSON
15 11 (21.57%) JIRA
15 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
15 11 (21.57%) IBM
15 11 (21.57%) OOP
16 10 (19.61%) UML

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 13 (25.49%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (25.49%) JBoss
3 7 (13.73%) Apache
3 7 (13.73%) CMS
4 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.88%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.92%) WildFly
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Bluemix
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.80%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.88%) PaaS
5 2 (3.92%) IaaS
6 1 (1.96%) GitHub
6 1 (1.96%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) MariaDB
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.96%) Impala
5 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) Eclipse
2 19 (37.25%) Ant
3 17 (33.33%) JUnit
4 13 (25.49%) Git (software)
4 13 (25.49%) Subversion
5 11 (21.57%) JIRA
6 10 (19.61%) Maven
6 10 (19.61%) TestNG
7 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
8 6 (11.76%) Hudson
8 6 (11.76%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.96%) RSpec
9 1 (1.96%) Selenium
9 1 (1.96%) WATIR
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (52.94%) Spring
2 23 (45.10%) J2EE
3 19 (37.25%) JSP
4 18 (35.29%) XML
5 16 (31.37%) JSF
5 16 (31.37%) Web Services
6 14 (27.45%) JPA
7 13 (25.49%) Vaadin
8 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
8 12 (23.53%) JSON
9 10 (19.61%) JDBC
9 10 (19.61%) Servlets
9 10 (19.61%) SOAP
10 9 (17.65%) RESTful
10 9 (17.65%) RichFaces
11 8 (15.69%) GWT
11 8 (15.69%) Java EE
11 8 (15.69%) JSTL
11 8 (15.69%) REST
12 4 (7.84%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Scrum
2 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) OOP
3 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
4 10 (19.61%) AOP
4 10 (19.61%) OOD
4 10 (19.61%) RUP
4 10 (19.61%) UML
5 8 (15.69%) Integration Testing
5 8 (15.69%) SDLC
6 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.84%) Content Management
8 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
9 3 (5.88%) Multivariate Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Project Management
9 3 (5.88%) Time Management
9 3 (5.88%) Web Design
9 3 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (49.02%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) AspectJ
3 10 (19.61%) Scala
4 5 (9.80%) Delphi
4 5 (9.80%) Python
5 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) COBIT
1 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) vSphere
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) HDFS
2 1 (1.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.96%) Oozie
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) IBM
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.96%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) Informatica
3 1 (1.96%) New Relic
3 1 (1.96%) Splunk
3 1 (1.96%) VMware