The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 83 30 72
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 29 76 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.28% 6.34% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 6.82% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 68 11
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +73.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £65,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1220 1114 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.06% 92.99% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 989 935 677
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 8 £44,250 -
West Malling - 5 £40,000 -
Folkestone - 4 £35,000 -
Maidstone -29 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 - -
Dartford - 1 £42,500 -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (72.73%) Hibernate
3 25 (56.82%) JBoss
4 24 (54.55%) Spring
5 22 (50.00%) SQL
5 22 (50.00%) JUnit
6 20 (45.45%) Ant
7 19 (43.18%) J2EE
8 18 (40.91%) Eclipse
8 18 (40.91%) Unit Testing
9 16 (36.36%) Web Services
10 15 (34.09%) Linux
10 15 (34.09%) MySQL
10 15 (34.09%) Oracle
11 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
11 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
11 14 (31.82%) jMock
12 13 (29.55%) Subversion
12 13 (29.55%) Scrum
12 13 (29.55%) Apache
13 12 (27.27%) JSP
13 12 (27.27%) JSF
14 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
14 10 (22.73%) Swing
14 10 (22.73%) XML
14 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
14 10 (22.73%) RDBMS
15 9 (20.45%) IntelliJ
15 9 (20.45%) HTML
15 9 (20.45%) XSD

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 13 (29.55%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) Mule
4 3 (6.82%) CMS
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Intranet
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) MySQL
2 10 (22.73%) RDBMS
2 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (50.00%) JUnit
2 20 (45.45%) Ant
3 18 (40.91%) Eclipse
4 14 (31.82%) jMock
5 13 (29.55%) Subversion
6 9 (20.45%) IntelliJ
6 9 (20.45%) EasyMock
7 7 (15.91%) TestNG
8 6 (13.64%) Maven
9 5 (11.36%) CruiseControl
9 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
9 5 (11.36%) Hudson
10 4 (9.09%) Gradle
10 4 (9.09%) Mockito
11 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
12 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
12 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (11.36%) Back Office
1 5 (11.36%) Multimedia
2 3 (6.82%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (72.73%) Hibernate
2 24 (54.55%) Spring
3 19 (43.18%) J2EE
4 16 (36.36%) Web Services
5 12 (27.27%) JSP
5 12 (27.27%) JSF
6 10 (22.73%) Swing
6 10 (22.73%) XML
7 9 (20.45%) XSD
7 9 (20.45%) HTML
7 9 (20.45%) JSTL
8 8 (18.18%) RichFaces
9 7 (15.91%) J2SE
9 7 (15.91%) CSS
10 6 (13.64%) Spring Integration
10 6 (13.64%) JBoss Seam
11 5 (11.36%) XMLBeans
11 5 (11.36%) EJB
12 4 (9.09%) JPA
12 4 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) GIS
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) UNIX
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Unit Testing
2 13 (29.55%) Scrum
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.45%) UML
3 9 (20.45%) OOP
3 9 (20.45%) DSDM
4 8 (18.18%) OO
5 7 (15.91%) OOD
5 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.55%) TDD
9 2 (4.55%) MVC
10 1 (2.27%) Web Development
10 1 (2.27%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.27%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.27%) BDD
10 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.82%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) VB
6 2 (4.55%) VB6
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) CFML
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Sun Certification
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) JBoss
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Business Objects
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