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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.83% 2.15% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.59% 3.45% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £41,000 £36,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.10% -27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
73 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 60.83% 62.37% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69 50 25
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 28 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Apache
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) Ant
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Mule
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) jMock
2 2 (16.67%) Gradle
2 2 (16.67%) Mockito
2 2 (16.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Java Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Junior J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
6 2 (16.67%) JPA
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (16.67%) JSF
6 2 (16.67%) J2SE
6 2 (16.67%) JSP
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) CAD
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sony
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