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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 32 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 60.38% 5.71% 29.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 76.19% 5.71% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 5
Average salary £38,000 £29,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.91% -44.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 79.25% 100.00% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 16
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £37,500
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 31 July 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 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 18 (45.00%) .NET
3 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database
4 15 (37.50%) System Testing
5 14 (35.00%) SQL
5 14 (35.00%) C#
6 13 (32.50%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) XML
8 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
8 11 (27.50%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (27.50%) Finance
9 10 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 9 (22.50%) Change Management
10 9 (22.50%) UNIX
11 7 (17.50%) Project Management
12 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (15.00%) HTML
13 5 (12.50%) TDD
13 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 5 (12.50%) CSS
13 5 (12.50%) MVC
13 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (10.00%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) DTS
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.50%) JUnit
3 3 (7.50%) jMock
4 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) XML
3 6 (15.00%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) HTML5
5 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (10.00%) CSS3
5 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.50%) LINQ
6 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.50%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) W3C
1 1 (2.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) System Testing
2 10 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 10 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (22.50%) Change Management
4 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) SEO
8 1 (2.50%) Migration
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
8 1 (2.50%) OWASP
8 1 (2.50%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.50%) MVVM
8 1 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) C#
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Sun Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
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