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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 9.15% 2.19% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 3.52% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £43,000 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.40% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
77 142 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 50.33% 62.28% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 66 122 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 17 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) MySQL
2 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) MS Office
4 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
4 8 (38.10%) Selenium
4 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (28.57%) PHP
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) VB
6 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) XML
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) OOD
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Project Management
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 5 (23.81%) Maven
7 5 (23.81%) JSON
7 5 (23.81%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) MySQL
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Selenium
2 5 (23.81%) Maven
3 4 (19.05%) TestComplete
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) QA Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate
5 3 (14.29%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 5 (23.81%) Spring
5 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) XML
5 5 (23.81%) JSON
5 5 (23.81%) REST
6 4 (19.05%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.52%) Yii
7 2 (9.52%) Spring Integration
8 1 (4.76%) J2EE
8 1 (4.76%) XSLT
8 1 (4.76%) SOAP
8 1 (4.76%) XHTML
8 1 (4.76%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Open Source
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) TDD
1 8 (38.10%) Software Testing
1 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) OOD
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) Automation Testing
4 4 (19.05%) System Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
5 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VB
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISEB
1 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Zend
4 1 (4.76%) Sony