The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 68 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 25 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.53% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 0.62% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 6
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
938 1122 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.04% 96.81% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 851 946 940
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015. 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
Tonbridge - 13 £55,000 -
Faversham - 3 £52,500 -
West Malling +9 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £47,500 -
Deal - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (80.85%) Spring
3 30 (63.83%) MySQL
4 29 (61.70%) J2EE
4 29 (61.70%) OOD
5 27 (57.45%) Eclipse
5 27 (57.45%) Ant
5 27 (57.45%) JSP
5 27 (57.45%) Subversion
5 27 (57.45%) Maven
6 26 (55.32%) SQL
6 26 (55.32%) Linux
7 25 (53.19%) UML
8 22 (46.81%) JSON
8 22 (46.81%) Hibernate
8 22 (46.81%) Scrum
9 20 (42.55%) AspectJ
9 20 (42.55%) AOP
9 20 (42.55%) JIRA
9 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
9 20 (42.55%) XML
9 20 (42.55%) RUP
9 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
9 20 (42.55%) Servlets
9 20 (42.55%) JDBC
10 19 (40.43%) Tomcat
10 19 (40.43%) OOP
10 19 (40.43%) IBM
10 19 (40.43%) Cloud Foundry
11 16 (34.04%) OO

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (40.43%) Tomcat
1 19 (40.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (14.89%) JBoss
2 7 (14.89%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (63.83%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (57.45%) Eclipse
1 27 (57.45%) Ant
1 27 (57.45%) Subversion
1 27 (57.45%) Maven
2 20 (42.55%) JIRA
2 20 (42.55%) Git (software)
3 12 (25.53%) JUnit
4 7 (14.89%) TestNG
5 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.64%) Mockito
5 5 (10.64%) jMock
General
1 7 (14.89%) Publishing
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) Spring
2 29 (61.70%) J2EE
3 27 (57.45%) JSP
4 22 (46.81%) JSON
4 22 (46.81%) Hibernate
5 20 (42.55%) XML
5 20 (42.55%) Servlets
5 20 (42.55%) JDBC
6 13 (27.66%) HTML
7 11 (23.40%) Spring MVC
8 7 (14.89%) JSF
8 7 (14.89%) JSTL
8 7 (14.89%) RichFaces
9 5 (10.64%) SOAP
9 5 (10.64%) Web Services
9 5 (10.64%) FreeMarker
9 5 (10.64%) RESTful
10 4 (8.51%) Dojo
11 2 (4.26%) REST
11 2 (4.26%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) UNIX
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) OOD
2 25 (53.19%) UML
3 22 (46.81%) Scrum
4 20 (42.55%) AOP
4 20 (42.55%) RUP
5 19 (40.43%) OOP
6 16 (34.04%) OO
7 15 (31.91%) MVC
8 8 (17.02%) TDD
9 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
9 7 (14.89%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Software Architecture
10 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.64%) Multivariate Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Content Management
10 5 (10.64%) Web Development
10 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (6.38%) Logistics
11 3 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (4.26%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 20 (42.55%) AspectJ
3 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) VB
4 2 (4.26%) VB6
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) IBM
2 10 (21.28%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
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