The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Java Developer
South East / Kent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 85 77
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 6 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.90% 0.42% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.43% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 25
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 655 926 1050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.20% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 567 817 933
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.62% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Kent

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Kent.

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Kent

Senior Java Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne -7 2 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Whitstable - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Senior Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) Kafka
3 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
3 5 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
4 4 (44.44%) DNA
4 4 (44.44%) Delphi
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Lucene
4 4 (44.44%) BPMN
4 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
4 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) Java EE
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Big Data
7 1 (11.11%) Docker
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
7 1 (11.11%) Couchbase

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Couchbase
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) Kafka
2 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
3 4 (44.44%) Lucene
3 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) BPMN
1 4 (44.44%) DNA
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Microservices
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
2 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Delphi
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) Vertica
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Prohire Software Systems Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago