The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 70.00% 16.67% 15.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 77.78% 19.05% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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 Chatham 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
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 90.00% 87.50% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 22
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £18,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £59,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Developer
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Developer Salary Trend in Chatham

Developer
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Chatham

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 19 (82.61%) T-SQL
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (56.52%) SQL
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) C#
7 9 (39.13%) Migration
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (30.43%) ETL
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (30.43%) DTS
10 6 (26.09%) .NET
10 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
10 6 (26.09%) Web Services
10 6 (26.09%) XML
10 6 (26.09%) XSLT
10 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
10 6 (26.09%) Change Management
10 6 (26.09%) LINQ
10 6 (26.09%) Release Management
10 6 (26.09%) jQuery
10 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (21.74%) Finance
12 4 (17.39%) Red Gate
12 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (8.70%) SSDT
13 2 (8.70%) Unreal Engine

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham 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.

Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (30.43%) DTS
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) SSDT
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
1 6 (26.09%) XML
1 6 (26.09%) XSLT
1 6 (26.09%) LINQ
1 6 (26.09%) jQuery
2 2 (8.70%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Animation
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.70%) Physics
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) ETL
3 6 (26.09%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Release Management
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) T-SQL
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Red Gate