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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 40.48% 42.86% 50.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.48% 42.86% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 3
Average salary £33,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.54% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,900 £38,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
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
42 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 17 (94.44%) C#
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle
3 12 (66.67%) .NET
4 11 (61.11%) XML
4 11 (61.11%) TDD
5 10 (55.56%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (55.56%) SQL
6 9 (50.00%) Web Services
6 9 (50.00%) MVVM
7 8 (44.44%) WPF
7 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
7 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (38.89%) N-Tier
8 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (38.89%) WCF
8 7 (38.89%) NUnit
9 6 (33.33%) MVC
10 5 (27.78%) HTML
11 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
12 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
12 3 (16.67%) DTS
12 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
12 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 3 (16.67%) CSS
12 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
12 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (16.67%) Project Management
12 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (5.56%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) CTI
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (16.67%) DTS
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) NUnit
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) XML
3 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) WPF
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (38.89%) WCF
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
8 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.56%) RESTful
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) AS400
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) TDD
2 10 (55.56%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (50.00%) MVVM
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) System Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) SEO
6 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) ETL
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Thunderhead
3 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
Folkestone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
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