The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.25% 6.25% 9.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 8.77% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £38,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 57 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 71.88% 71.25% 68.52%
Number of salaries quoted 83 52 31
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Kent

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 29 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) Ant
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 2 (18.18%) Mockito
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
6 2 (18.18%) Gradle
6 2 (18.18%) SaaS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (45.45%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) Mule
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MySQL
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) jMock
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Mockito
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) TestComplete
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Java Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
6 2 (18.18%) J2SE
6 2 (18.18%) Spring
6 2 (18.18%) JSF
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) JPA
6 2 (18.18%) JSP
7 1 (9.09%) SOAP
7 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sony
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