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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South East / Kent
Rank 66 65 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 33 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.42% 3.19% 9.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 3.27% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 88
Median salary £42,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%

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
805 1008 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.46% 97.58% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 641 898 975
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -6 9 £42,500 -8.60%
Faversham +1 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Canterbury - 1 £37,500 -
West Malling - 1 £30,000 -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Spring
3 12 (37.50%) MVC
4 11 (34.38%) XML
5 10 (31.25%) SQL
5 10 (31.25%) Degree
5 10 (31.25%) SDLC
6 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) J2EE
7 8 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.88%) MySQL
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) VB
8 7 (21.88%) WCF
8 7 (21.88%) Time Management
9 6 (18.75%) HTML
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) UML
9 6 (18.75%) Subversion
9 6 (18.75%) Maven
9 6 (18.75%) TDD
10 5 (15.63%) OO
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle
10 5 (15.63%) JUnit
11 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
11 4 (12.50%) Build Automation

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 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Bluemix
1 2 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Heroku
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL Workbench
2 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.13%) Redis
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Maven
1 6 (18.75%) Subversion
2 5 (15.63%) JUnit
3 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 4 (12.50%) jMock
3 4 (12.50%) Mockito
4 2 (6.25%) Ant
4 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
5 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Spring
2 11 (34.38%) XML
3 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (25.00%) J2EE
4 7 (21.88%) WCF
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 4 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 3 (9.38%) JSON
7 3 (9.38%) JSP
8 2 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (6.25%) JDBC
8 2 (6.25%) Middleware
8 2 (6.25%) Servlets
9 1 (3.13%) Ajax
9 1 (3.13%) GWT
9 1 (3.13%) JAXB
9 1 (3.13%) JPA
9 1 (3.13%) jQuery
9 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) MVC
2 10 (31.25%) SDLC
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) Time Management
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) UML
5 5 (15.63%) OO
6 4 (12.50%) Build Automation
7 3 (9.38%) OOD
8 2 (6.25%) AOP
8 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.25%) OOP
8 2 (6.25%) RUP
9 1 (3.13%) Android Development
9 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.13%) Microservices
9 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) VB
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) AspectJ
6 1 (3.13%) Delphi
6 1 (3.13%) Go
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
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