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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 9.63% 6.38% 5.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 9.89% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Average salary £38,000 £34,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.14% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £26,100 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £39,050 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
104 91 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 77.04% 64.54% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 98 76 53
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) Oracle
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) MySQL
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 8 (33.33%) PHP
6 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (29.17%) C
7 7 (29.17%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
8 6 (25.00%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (25.00%) Spring
9 5 (20.83%) JSON
9 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
9 5 (20.83%) REST
9 5 (20.83%) OOD
10 4 (16.67%) Project Management
10 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.67%) TDD
10 4 (16.67%) VB6
10 4 (16.67%) VB
10 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.67%) Spring Integration
10 4 (16.67%) Maven
11 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (8.33%) WordPress
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SMTP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data
6 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) PEAR
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Systems Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (25.00%) Spring
5 5 (20.83%) JSON
5 5 (20.83%) REST
6 4 (16.67%) Spring Integration
7 3 (12.50%) CSS3
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.33%) Web Services
8 2 (8.33%) Ajax
8 2 (8.33%) XHTML
8 2 (8.33%) Symfony
8 2 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) Yii
8 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Social Media
1 1 (4.17%) User Experience
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) OO
1 6 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) OOD
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) TDD
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) C
3 7 (29.17%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) VB
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.67%) VB6
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) Korn
6 1 (4.17%) PHP5
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Zend
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Facebook
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft