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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 18 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 58.06% 41.03% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 69.23% 42.11% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 0
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
26 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 83.87% 97.44% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 4
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,400 £48,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £75,000 £52,600
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 6 March 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 41 (91.11%) C#
2 37 (82.22%) .NET
3 36 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 28 (62.22%) TDD
5 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (48.89%) Oracle
8 19 (42.22%) XML
9 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
9 16 (35.56%) MVC
9 16 (35.56%) MVVM
10 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (31.11%) N-Tier
10 14 (31.11%) Web Services
10 14 (31.11%) NUnit
10 14 (31.11%) Systems Analysis
10 14 (31.11%) WPF
11 12 (26.67%) WCF
11 12 (26.67%) Scrum
11 12 (26.67%) SQL
11 12 (26.67%) Internet
11 12 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (26.67%) RESTful
11 12 (26.67%) BDD
11 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (26.67%) Kanban
11 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
12 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
13 9 (20.00%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) DataStage
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) NUnit
2 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) .NET
2 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (42.22%) XML
4 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
5 14 (31.11%) Web Services
5 14 (31.11%) WPF
5 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (26.67%) RESTful
6 12 (26.67%) WCF
7 4 (8.89%) HTML
8 2 (4.44%) WinForms
8 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.44%) jQuery
9 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.89%) AS400
3 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) UNIX
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) TDD
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) MVC
3 16 (35.56%) MVVM
4 14 (31.11%) Systems Analysis
5 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (26.67%) Scrum
5 12 (26.67%) BDD
5 12 (26.67%) Web Application Development
5 12 (26.67%) Kanban
5 12 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (13.33%) Migration
7 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) System Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Time Management
8 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.67%) ETL
10 2 (4.44%) Change Management
10 2 (4.44%) CRM
10 2 (4.44%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) C#
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 10 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 8 (17.78%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Thunderhead
2 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
Folkestone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago