The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Canterbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 28 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 73.68% 52.38% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 73.68% 55.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 2
Average salary £36,250 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.07% +1.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Developer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canterbury region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canterbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canterbury 100.00% 95.24% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 5
Average salary £31,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £31,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Canterbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canterbury

Developer
Salary Trend in Canterbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Canterbury region.

Developer Salary Trend in Canterbury

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canterbury

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canterbury region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 40 (81.63%) MVC
2 36 (73.47%) .NET
3 35 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (71.43%) TDD
4 34 (69.39%) C#
4 34 (69.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
6 32 (65.31%) Web Application Development
7 30 (61.22%) Finance
8 29 (59.18%) NUnit
8 29 (59.18%) Scrum
8 29 (59.18%) Unity DI Container
8 29 (59.18%) Rhino Mocks
8 29 (59.18%) Moq
8 29 (59.18%) Castle Windsor
8 29 (59.18%) Ninject
8 29 (59.18%) Dependency Injection
8 29 (59.18%) Inversion of Control
8 29 (59.18%) MSTest
8 29 (59.18%) Kanban
8 29 (59.18%) Spring.NET
8 29 (59.18%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (55.10%) Facebook
11 26 (53.06%) Twitter
11 26 (53.06%) MVVM
11 26 (53.06%) WPF
11 26 (53.06%) Social Network
11 26 (53.06%) WinForms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canterbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canterbury region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) Apache
2 4 (8.16%) NServiceBus
3 3 (6.12%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) DTS
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (59.18%) NUnit
1 29 (59.18%) Rhino Mocks
1 29 (59.18%) Moq
1 29 (59.18%) MSTest
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) PHPUnit
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (61.22%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Publishing
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (73.47%) .NET
2 35 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 34 (69.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (59.18%) Unity DI Container
4 29 (59.18%) Castle Windsor
4 29 (59.18%) Ninject
4 29 (59.18%) Spring.NET
5 26 (53.06%) WPF
5 26 (53.06%) WinForms
6 18 (36.73%) CSS
7 17 (34.69%) HTML
8 12 (24.49%) jQuery
8 12 (24.49%) HTML5
9 8 (16.33%) LAMP
10 7 (14.29%) CSS3
11 5 (10.20%) WCF
12 4 (8.16%) Symfony
12 4 (8.16%) CodeIgniter
12 4 (8.16%) Laravel
12 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (59.18%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (53.06%) Social Network
4 4 (8.16%) Open Source
5 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.04%) BBC
7 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.04%) Animation
7 1 (2.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) MVC
2 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (71.43%) TDD
3 32 (65.31%) Web Application Development
4 29 (59.18%) Scrum
4 29 (59.18%) Dependency Injection
4 29 (59.18%) Kanban
4 29 (59.18%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (53.06%) MVVM
6 9 (18.37%) OO
7 7 (14.29%) Web Development
8 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Android Development
10 3 (6.12%) RAD
10 3 (6.12%) iOS Development
11 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
11 2 (4.08%) Data Management
11 2 (4.08%) OOD
12 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) C#
2 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 12 (24.49%) PHP
3 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) VB
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Facebook
2 26 (53.06%) Twitter
3 4 (8.16%) Zend
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Apple
4 1 (2.04%) Sony
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.04%) Google
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