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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 103 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 10 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.78% 0.82% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.88% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +64.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1229 1130 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.02% 92.93% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 995 949 685
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
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%
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
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 16 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 - 6 £44,750 -
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
Dartford - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
2 11 (78.57%) JBoss
3 10 (71.43%) J2EE
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
5 7 (50.00%) Apache
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) JUnit
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) JSTL
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (42.86%) RichFaces
6 6 (42.86%) JSF
6 6 (42.86%) JSP
6 6 (42.86%) Ant
7 5 (35.71%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) Spring
7 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
7 5 (35.71%) TestNG
8 4 (28.57%) JBoss Seam
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) Publishing
9 3 (21.43%) CMS
10 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
10 2 (14.29%) Intranet
10 2 (14.29%) Internet
10 2 (14.29%) OO
10 2 (14.29%) SOAP
10 2 (14.29%) UNIX

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 7 (50.00%) JUnit
3 6 (42.86%) Ant
4 5 (35.71%) TestNG
5 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) jMock
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.14%) Hudson
6 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
6 1 (7.14%) EasyMock
6 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) JSTL
4 6 (42.86%) RichFaces
4 6 (42.86%) JSF
4 6 (42.86%) JSP
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) JBoss Seam
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 2 (14.29%) FreeMarker
7 2 (14.29%) RESTful
8 1 (7.14%) XMLBeans
8 1 (7.14%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) XSD
8 1 (7.14%) HTML
8 1 (7.14%) CSS
8 1 (7.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) DSDM
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) CFML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects