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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 27 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 61.36% 42.11% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 71.05% 47.06% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
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 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 86.36% 89.47% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 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 £30,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,914 £52,500 £58,400
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 30 January 2015, 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 45 (93.75%) C#
2 41 (85.42%) SQL Server
3 40 (83.33%) .NET
4 29 (60.42%) TDD
5 24 (50.00%) Oracle
5 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (41.67%) XML
8 19 (39.58%) MVC
9 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
9 18 (37.50%) MVVM
10 16 (33.33%) SQL
10 16 (33.33%) Web Services
11 15 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
12 14 (29.17%) NUnit
12 14 (29.17%) N-Tier
12 14 (29.17%) WPF
12 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (25.00%) RESTful
13 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (25.00%) Kanban
13 12 (25.00%) BDD
13 12 (25.00%) Web Application Development
13 12 (25.00%) Internet
13 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
13 12 (25.00%) WCF
13 12 (25.00%) Scrum
14 10 (20.83%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (85.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.17%) DataStage
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.08%) DTS
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) NUnit
2 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (83.33%) .NET
2 24 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (41.67%) XML
4 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 16 (33.33%) Web Services
6 14 (29.17%) WPF
6 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (25.00%) RESTful
7 12 (25.00%) WCF
8 7 (14.58%) HTML
9 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.25%) Backbone.js
10 3 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.17%) WinForms
11 2 (4.17%) jQuery
12 1 (2.08%) LINQ
12 1 (2.08%) CSS
12 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.50%) AS400
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) TDD
2 23 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) MVC
4 18 (37.50%) MVVM
5 15 (31.25%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (25.00%) Kanban
6 12 (25.00%) BDD
6 12 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 12 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (16.67%) Migration
8 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) Web Development
9 4 (8.33%) SEO
9 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.33%) System Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Time Management
9 4 (8.33%) Software Architecture
10 3 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 45 (93.75%) C#
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Thunderhead
2 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
Folkestone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago