The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Folkestone region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 13 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 1 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 2.94% 33.33% 64.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 35.29% 69.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 29
Average salary £25,000 £52,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.38% +43.83%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
34 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 100.00% 94.44% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 41
Average salary £31,250 £50,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +36.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Kent

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Developer
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Developer Salary Trend in Folkestone

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 8 (66.67%) C#
5 7 (58.33%) Web Development
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
7 5 (41.67%) System Testing
7 5 (41.67%) MVC
7 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
7 5 (41.67%) XML
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (33.33%) EasyMock
8 4 (33.33%) Hudson
8 4 (33.33%) Ant
8 4 (33.33%) JUnit
8 4 (33.33%) Business Objects
8 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
8 4 (33.33%) IntelliJ
8 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
8 4 (33.33%) XSD
8 4 (33.33%) UNIX
8 4 (33.33%) Windows
8 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 4 (33.33%) UML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (33.33%) EasyMock
2 4 (33.33%) Hudson
2 4 (33.33%) Ant
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 4 (33.33%) jMock
2 4 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (33.33%) XSD
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) Swing
3 4 (33.33%) J2SE
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) XMLBeans
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Physics
2 2 (16.67%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Web Development
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) System Testing
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) DSDM
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 4 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Thunderhead