The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 10.66% 5.88% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.88% 9.72% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 2
Average salary £35,250 £41,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.02% +13.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £34,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,750 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 72 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 63.11% 60.50% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 70 68 52
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Java
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Java Salary Trend in Maidstone

Java
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 12 (54.55%) SQL
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 7 (31.82%) C
4 7 (31.82%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) MySQL
4 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
5 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (27.27%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) MS Office
7 4 (18.18%) jQuery
7 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) System Testing
7 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
8 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
8 3 (13.64%) JIRA
8 3 (13.64%) Selenium
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC
8 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
8 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
8 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
8 3 (13.64%) Bitbucket

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) GlassFish
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMTP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
1 3 (13.64%) NetBeans
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) Selenium
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Bitbucket
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) PEAR
2 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Systems Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) XML
3 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) Spring
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
6 2 (9.09%) REST
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
7 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
7 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.55%) JSTL
7 1 (4.55%) Dojo
7 1 (4.55%) Symfony
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (18.18%) System Testing
1 4 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (13.64%) SDLC
2 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
2 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
2 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
2 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) OOD
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) C
2 7 (31.82%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Korn
5 1 (4.55%) PHP5
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Zend
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco