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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 72 43 81
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 29 55 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.70% 5.62% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 5.84% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 26
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £48,125
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1055 942 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.23% 96.22% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 917 850 975
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 0 12 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Sittingbourne -2 9 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Maidstone +9 6 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Folkestone -3 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (59.42%) Linux
3 40 (57.97%) SQL
4 39 (56.52%) MySQL
5 38 (55.07%) Spring
6 37 (53.62%) J2EE
7 35 (50.72%) Eclipse
8 32 (46.38%) Ant
8 32 (46.38%) JSP
9 29 (42.03%) XML
10 27 (39.13%) Tomcat
11 26 (37.68%) Scrum
12 25 (36.23%) Bluemix
13 24 (34.78%) Git (software)
13 24 (34.78%) Web Services
13 24 (34.78%) JSON
14 23 (33.33%) Subversion
15 21 (30.43%) JIRA
15 21 (30.43%) OOD
15 21 (30.43%) IBM
15 21 (30.43%) OOP
15 21 (30.43%) JUnit
15 21 (30.43%) Cloud Foundry
16 20 (28.99%) JDBC
16 20 (28.99%) RUP
16 20 (28.99%) Servlets
16 20 (28.99%) UML
16 20 (28.99%) Maven
16 20 (28.99%) AspectJ
16 20 (28.99%) AOP

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 27 (39.13%) Tomcat
2 21 (30.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 18 (26.09%) JBoss
4 11 (15.94%) Apache
5 9 (13.04%) CMS
6 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.90%) WildFly
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.23%) Bluemix
2 6 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.45%) Heroku
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (56.52%) MySQL
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.25%) MariaDB
4 3 (4.35%) Big Data
5 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.45%) Impala
6 1 (1.45%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 35 (50.72%) Eclipse
2 32 (46.38%) Ant
3 24 (34.78%) Git (software)
4 23 (33.33%) Subversion
5 21 (30.43%) JIRA
5 21 (30.43%) JUnit
6 20 (28.99%) Maven
7 14 (20.29%) TestNG
8 8 (11.59%) SoapUI
9 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
10 6 (8.70%) Hudson
11 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.45%) Protractor
11 1 (1.45%) QUnit
11 1 (1.45%) RSpec
11 1 (1.45%) Selenium
11 1 (1.45%) WATIR
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Back Office
2 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.90%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Automotive
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) Spring
2 37 (53.62%) J2EE
3 32 (46.38%) JSP
4 29 (42.03%) XML
5 24 (34.78%) JSON
5 24 (34.78%) Web Services
6 20 (28.99%) JDBC
6 20 (28.99%) Servlets
7 19 (27.54%) JSF
8 17 (24.64%) Hibernate
9 16 (23.19%) RESTful
10 13 (18.84%) JPA
10 13 (18.84%) SOAP
11 12 (17.39%) JSTL
11 12 (17.39%) Vaadin
12 11 (15.94%) RichFaces
13 8 (11.59%) Java EE
13 8 (11.59%) REST
14 7 (10.14%) GWT
15 4 (5.80%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (59.42%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Android
2 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Scrum
2 21 (30.43%) OOD
2 21 (30.43%) OOP
3 20 (28.99%) AOP
3 20 (28.99%) RUP
3 20 (28.99%) UML
4 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (23.19%) Unit Testing
6 12 (17.39%) Integration Testing
7 8 (11.59%) SDLC
8 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.70%) Content Management
9 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.70%) Project Management
9 6 (8.70%) Software Architecture
9 6 (8.70%) Time Management
10 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.25%) Web Development
11 4 (5.80%) Multivariate Testing
12 3 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (57.97%) SQL
3 20 (28.99%) AspectJ
4 14 (20.29%) Scala
5 5 (7.25%) Delphi
5 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.90%) Python
7 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
7 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) COBIT
1 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
1 1 (1.45%) HDFS
1 1 (1.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.45%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.45%) Oozie
2 1 (1.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) IBM
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Informatica
3 1 (1.45%) New Relic
3 1 (1.45%) Splunk
3 1 (1.45%) VMware
Sittingbourne, Kent
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