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 18 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 of the Programming Languages category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 49 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.20% 6.10% 7.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 8.47% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +14.58%
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
165 59 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 66.27% 71.95% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 84 57 51
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Apache
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Ant
3 4 (40.00%) JUnit
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) JSP
3 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) JSF
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) Subversion
3 4 (40.00%) Mule
3 4 (40.00%) JPA
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) jMock
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) Mockito
3 4 (40.00%) Spring Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Gradle

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (60.00%) Apache
1 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (40.00%) Mule
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Ant
1 4 (40.00%) JUnit
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) jMock
1 4 (40.00%) Mockito
1 4 (40.00%) Gradle
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (30.00%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Java Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) JSP
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) JSF
2 4 (40.00%) JPA
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) Spring Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) OOP
2 3 (30.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) CAD
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint