The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 89 74 99
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 6 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.60% 2.44% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 2.51% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 8
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Senior 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
987 955 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.40% 96.95% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 868 869 976
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 £23,500 £23,000 £24,618
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% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 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
Sittingbourne - 5 £47,500 -
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) MySQL
3 18 (81.82%) Linux
4 15 (68.18%) XML
4 15 (68.18%) Spring
5 13 (59.09%) Tomcat
6 12 (54.55%) J2EE
6 12 (54.55%) JUnit
7 10 (45.45%) SQL
8 9 (40.91%) Ant
8 9 (40.91%) JSP
8 9 (40.91%) Eclipse
9 8 (36.36%) JSON
9 8 (36.36%) GWT
9 8 (36.36%) JPA
9 8 (36.36%) Vaadin
9 8 (36.36%) SDLC
10 7 (31.82%) RESTful
10 7 (31.82%) Scala
10 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (31.82%) Web Services
11 6 (27.27%) JBoss
11 6 (27.27%) OOD
11 6 (27.27%) TestNG
11 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
11 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
12 5 (22.73%) JIRA
12 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
12 5 (22.73%) Scrum

Senior 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 13 (59.09%) Tomcat
2 6 (27.27%) JBoss
3 5 (22.73%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 4 (18.18%) CMS
5 2 (9.09%) WildFly
6 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) JUnit
2 9 (40.91%) Ant
2 9 (40.91%) Eclipse
3 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 6 (27.27%) TestNG
4 5 (22.73%) JIRA
4 5 (22.73%) Maven
4 5 (22.73%) Subversion
5 4 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (4.55%) Protractor
6 1 (4.55%) QUnit
General
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Spring
1 15 (68.18%) XML
2 12 (54.55%) J2EE
3 9 (40.91%) JSP
4 8 (36.36%) GWT
4 8 (36.36%) JPA
4 8 (36.36%) JSON
4 8 (36.36%) Vaadin
5 7 (31.82%) RESTful
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
6 5 (22.73%) JDBC
6 5 (22.73%) JSF
6 5 (22.73%) RichFaces
6 5 (22.73%) Servlets
7 4 (18.18%) FreeMarker
7 4 (18.18%) JSTL
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
8 2 (9.09%) Java EE
8 2 (9.09%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) SDLC
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 6 (27.27%) OOD
3 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 5 (22.73%) AOP
4 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 5 (22.73%) OOP
4 5 (22.73%) RUP
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 5 (22.73%) UML
5 4 (18.18%) Content Management
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Multivariate Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) Scala
4 5 (22.73%) AspectJ
4 5 (22.73%) Delphi
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) IBM