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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 75 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.73% 3.85% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 3.96% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 29
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.19%
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
853 1036 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.39% 97.37% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 757 952 790
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Tunbridge Wells +21 2 £55,000 -
Maidstone -19 2 £35,000 +52.17%
Sittingbourne -11 1 - -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) XML
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 14 (48.28%) .NET
5 11 (37.93%) MVC
5 11 (37.93%) C#
5 11 (37.93%) Degree
6 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
6 10 (34.48%) WCF
6 10 (34.48%) Time Management
6 10 (34.48%) VB
7 8 (27.59%) Spring
8 7 (24.14%) MySQL
9 6 (20.69%) JUnit
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.24%) Subversion
10 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
10 5 (17.24%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) CSS
10 5 (17.24%) SOAP
10 5 (17.24%) Web Services
10 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 4 (13.79%) J2EE
11 4 (13.79%) JSP
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle
11 4 (13.79%) Ant
11 4 (13.79%) Python
11 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.79%) JPA

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 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (10.34%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) Umbraco
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) Bluemix
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Subversion
3 4 (13.79%) Ant
4 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.90%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.90%) TestNG
General
1 3 (10.34%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) XML
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 10 (34.48%) WCF
4 8 (27.59%) Spring
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) SOAP
5 5 (17.24%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.79%) GWT
6 4 (13.79%) J2EE
6 4 (13.79%) JPA
6 4 (13.79%) JSP
6 4 (13.79%) Vaadin
7 3 (10.34%) CSS3
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) JSON
7 3 (10.34%) REST
7 3 (10.34%) RESTful
7 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) MVC
2 10 (34.48%) Time Management
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.34%) OOD
4 3 (10.34%) OOP
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) Web Design
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) AOP
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) RUP
5 2 (6.90%) UML
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) C#
4 10 (34.48%) VB
5 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.79%) Python
7 2 (6.90%) AspectJ
8 1 (3.45%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (3.45%) Delphi
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Informatica