The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 8 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 21.05% 33.33% 56.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.05% 35.00% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £52,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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 Folkestone 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
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 100.00% 95.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 23
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) MVC
5 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
6 5 (41.67%) System Testing
6 5 (41.67%) Degree
6 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (25.00%) TDD
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) DTS
8 3 (25.00%) XML
8 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (25.00%) Classic ASP
8 3 (25.00%) Project Management
9 2 (16.67%) SEO
9 2 (16.67%) Migration

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) DTS
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) AS400
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Physics
2 2 (16.67%) Chemistry
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) System Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) SEO
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) MVVM
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Thunderhead