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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 72 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 16 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.70% 4.84% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 5.00% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 36
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
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
921 1041 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.08% 96.93% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 819 933 833
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +16 2 £55,000 -
Maidstone -6 2 £35,000 +45.83%
Sittingbourne -7 1 - - 1
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 18 (52.94%) XML
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) Degree
5 11 (32.35%) Time Management
5 11 (32.35%) MVC
5 11 (32.35%) C#
5 11 (32.35%) MySQL
6 10 (29.41%) VB
6 10 (29.41%) Linux
6 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 10 (29.41%) WCF
6 10 (29.41%) Spring
7 9 (26.47%) JUnit
8 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
9 7 (20.59%) SOAP
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 7 (20.59%) JSP
9 7 (20.59%) Ant
9 7 (20.59%) J2EE
10 6 (17.65%) Subversion
10 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
10 6 (17.65%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (14.71%) Vaadin
11 5 (14.71%) JPA
11 5 (14.71%) RESTful
11 5 (14.71%) GWT
11 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development

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 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (14.71%) CMS
4 4 (11.76%) JBoss
5 3 (8.82%) Apache
5 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
5 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.82%) Bluemix
1 3 (8.82%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.82%) PaaS
2 2 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) JUnit
2 7 (20.59%) Ant
3 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.65%) Subversion
4 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
5 4 (11.76%) JIRA
5 4 (11.76%) TestNG
6 3 (8.82%) Maven
6 3 (8.82%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.82%) Back Office
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) XML
2 14 (41.18%) .NET
3 10 (29.41%) Spring
3 10 (29.41%) WCF
4 7 (20.59%) J2EE
4 7 (20.59%) JSP
4 7 (20.59%) SOAP
4 7 (20.59%) Web Services
5 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 5 (14.71%) GWT
5 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
5 5 (14.71%) HTML
5 5 (14.71%) JPA
5 5 (14.71%) RESTful
5 5 (14.71%) Vaadin
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) JSF
6 4 (11.76%) JSON
7 3 (8.82%) RichFaces
7 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) MVC
1 11 (32.35%) Time Management
2 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) OOD
4 4 (11.76%) OOP
4 4 (11.76%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 3 (8.82%) AOP
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) RUP
5 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) UML
5 3 (8.82%) Web Design
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) Content Management
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) C#
4 10 (29.41%) VB
5 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) AspectJ
7 2 (5.88%) Delphi
7 2 (5.88%) Scala
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.94%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) IBM
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) Informatica
2 1 (2.94%) New Relic
2 1 (2.94%) Splunk
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 3 days remote work
Posted: 6 days ago