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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 53.70% 45.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category 56.86% 51.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
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
51 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 94.44% 87.88% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 25 4
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 37 (94.87%) C#
2 34 (87.18%) SQL Server
3 32 (82.05%) .NET
4 27 (69.23%) TDD
5 22 (56.41%) Oracle
5 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (43.59%) XML
7 17 (43.59%) Systems Analysis
7 17 (43.59%) MVVM
8 16 (41.03%) MVC
9 14 (35.90%) Web Services
9 14 (35.90%) N-Tier
9 14 (35.90%) NUnit
9 14 (35.90%) WPF
10 13 (33.33%) SQL
10 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 12 (30.77%) WCF
11 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (25.64%) PL/SQL
12 10 (25.64%) Internet
12 10 (25.64%) Scrum
12 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (25.64%) Kanban
12 10 (25.64%) RESTful
12 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (25.64%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (25.64%) BDD
12 10 (25.64%) Web Application Development
13 9 (23.08%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.56%) CMS
1 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (87.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.69%) DTS
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.56%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) NUnit
2 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (82.05%) .NET
2 22 (56.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (43.59%) XML
4 14 (35.90%) Web Services
4 14 (35.90%) WPF
5 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 12 (30.77%) WCF
7 10 (25.64%) RESTful
7 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (15.38%) HTML
9 3 (7.69%) CSS
9 3 (7.69%) Classic ASP
9 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.13%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.26%) AS400
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) TDD
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (43.59%) Systems Analysis
3 17 (43.59%) MVVM
4 16 (41.03%) MVC
5 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (25.64%) Kanban
5 10 (25.64%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (25.64%) BDD
5 10 (25.64%) Web Application Development
6 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) System Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 3 (7.69%) Time Management
8 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
9 2 (5.13%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) PL/SQL
4 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Thunderhead
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
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