The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 15 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 14.49% 8.33% 9.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 17.65% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 11
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 45 34 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 65.22% 47.22% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 90
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Maidstone

Java
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Java in Maidstone

Java
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Maidstone over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for Java.

1 18 (75.00%) XML
2 17 (70.83%) Spring
3 15 (62.50%) MySQL
3 15 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 13 (54.17%) Finance
4 13 (54.17%) JSP
4 13 (54.17%) Ajax
4 13 (54.17%) Fiddler
4 13 (54.17%) Confluence
4 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
5 12 (50.00%) Swing
6 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 3 (12.50%) SQL
9 3 (12.50%) CSS
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle
9 3 (12.50%) HTML
10 2 (8.33%) C#
10 2 (8.33%) Apache
10 2 (8.33%) Law
10 2 (8.33%) MVC
10 2 (8.33%) TDD
10 2 (8.33%) Maven
10 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (4.17%) Concurrent Programming
11 1 (4.17%) Apache Tika
11 1 (4.17%) Front End Development

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 13 (54.17%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL Workbench
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Fiddler
1 13 (54.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Gradle
3 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
1 24 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Junior
2 9 (37.50%) Junior Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Junior Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Graduate
3 3 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Graduate Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate Python Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) XML
2 17 (70.83%) Spring
3 15 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 13 (54.17%) Ajax
4 13 (54.17%) JSP
5 12 (50.00%) Swing
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.17%) Apache Tika
7 1 (4.17%) Java Concurrency
7 1 (4.17%) Java EE
7 1 (4.17%) JAXB
7 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.33%) MVC
2 2 (8.33%) TDD
2 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Coaching
3 1 (4.17%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (4.17%) Document Management
3 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
3 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning
3 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.17%) OO
3 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
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