The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 92 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% 0.76% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.78% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +0.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1099 1024 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.78% 97.06% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 949 873 683
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Kent region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 6 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £50,500 -
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
3 13 (72.22%) Linux
3 13 (72.22%) JBoss
3 13 (72.22%) Hibernate
4 12 (66.67%) JSTL
4 12 (66.67%) Apache
5 11 (61.11%) Eclipse
5 11 (61.11%) JUnit
5 11 (61.11%) JSP
6 10 (55.56%) JSF
7 9 (50.00%) RichFaces
7 9 (50.00%) Ant
7 9 (50.00%) Publishing
8 8 (44.44%) TestNG
8 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
8 8 (44.44%) Integration Testing
9 7 (38.89%) JBoss Seam
10 6 (33.33%) MySQL
11 5 (27.78%) Web Services
11 5 (27.78%) Spring
12 4 (22.22%) RESTful
12 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
12 4 (22.22%) SOAP
12 4 (22.22%) SQL
13 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 2 (11.11%) Delphi
14 2 (11.11%) JDBC
14 2 (11.11%) XML
14 2 (11.11%) Intranet

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) JUnit
1 11 (61.11%) Eclipse
2 9 (50.00%) Ant
3 8 (44.44%) TestNG
4 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) JDeveloper
General
1 9 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 13 (72.22%) Hibernate
3 12 (66.67%) JSTL
4 11 (61.11%) JSP
5 10 (55.56%) JSF
6 9 (50.00%) RichFaces
7 7 (38.89%) JBoss Seam
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) Spring
9 4 (22.22%) SOAP
9 4 (22.22%) RESTful
10 2 (11.11%) JPA
10 2 (11.11%) Vaadin
10 2 (11.11%) JDBC
10 2 (11.11%) FreeMarker
10 2 (11.11%) GWT
10 2 (11.11%) XML
11 1 (5.56%) Swing
11 1 (5.56%) Java RMI
11 1 (5.56%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
1 8 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (11.11%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Content Management
3 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Delphi
5 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) OCPJP
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Guidewire
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