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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 53 22
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -31
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 12.79% 0.39% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.73% 0.56% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 5
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.09%
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
37 179 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 43.02% 69.92% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 30 94 60
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) MySQL
4 15 (60.00%) CSS
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle
6 11 (44.00%) OO
7 10 (40.00%) OOD
7 10 (40.00%) PHP
7 10 (40.00%) .NET
7 10 (40.00%) MVC
7 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 10 (40.00%) Spring
8 8 (32.00%) Maven
8 8 (32.00%) Project Management
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (32.00%) JSON
8 8 (32.00%) REST
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 6 (24.00%) XML
11 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (20.00%) TDD
11 5 (20.00%) VB6
11 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (20.00%) VB
11 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 5 (20.00%) CSS3
11 5 (20.00%) Spring Integration
11 5 (20.00%) HTML5
11 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 4 (16.00%) System Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 2 (8.00%) Apache
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
1 2 (8.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (8.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) MySQL
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Big Data
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Maven
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) PEAR
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Junior
5 4 (16.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Graduate Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Graduate
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Data Scientist
8 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 10 (40.00%) Spring
4 8 (32.00%) JSON
4 8 (32.00%) REST
5 6 (24.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.00%) CSS3
6 5 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (16.00%) Web Services
8 3 (12.00%) Yii
8 3 (12.00%) XHTML
9 2 (8.00%) Apache Flex
9 2 (8.00%) Ajax
10 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (4.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Open Source
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) OO
2 10 (40.00%) OOD
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 4 (16.00%) System Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
7 1 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) PHP
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) VB
4 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.00%) VB6
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Zend
4 2 (8.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Sony
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) Facebook
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago