The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 82 90 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 17 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.52% 0.18% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.19% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 13
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1093 1045 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.59% 96.31% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 967 897 640
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Kent region.

Applications Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Applications Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Applications Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

Applications Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 3 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £51,250 -
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title.

1 34 (73.91%) JavaScript
1 34 (73.91%) .NET
2 32 (69.57%) HTML
3 28 (60.87%) Backbone.js
3 28 (60.87%) KnockoutJS
4 27 (58.70%) jQuery
4 27 (58.70%) CSS
5 25 (54.35%) MVC
6 24 (52.17%) SQL
7 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
8 21 (45.65%) Jasmine
8 21 (45.65%) Ajax
9 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (36.96%) HTML5
11 16 (34.78%) SaaS
11 16 (34.78%) Degree
11 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
12 14 (30.43%) Unit Testing
13 13 (28.26%) Sass
13 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
14 12 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (21.74%) LESS
16 10 (21.74%) Karma Test Runner
17 9 (19.57%) Grunt
17 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
17 9 (19.57%) C#
17 9 (19.57%) Inversion of Control
18 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) IBM Connections
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Intranet
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.52%) Redis
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Jasmine
2 10 (21.74%) Karma Test Runner
3 9 (19.57%) Grunt
4 3 (6.52%) Sinon.JS
4 3 (6.52%) JSUnit
4 3 (6.52%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.17%) Ant
5 1 (2.17%) JUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.17%) Hudson
5 1 (2.17%) EasyMock
5 1 (2.17%) jMock
5 1 (2.17%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) .NET
2 32 (69.57%) HTML
3 28 (60.87%) Backbone.js
3 28 (60.87%) KnockoutJS
4 27 (58.70%) jQuery
4 27 (58.70%) CSS
5 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
6 21 (45.65%) Ajax
7 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (36.96%) HTML5
9 13 (28.26%) Sass
10 10 (21.74%) LESS
11 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (10.87%) CSS3
12 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
13 4 (8.70%) XML
13 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (6.52%) Dapper ORM
14 3 (6.52%) MSMQ
14 3 (6.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 12 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (19.57%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (8.70%) Blog
5 3 (6.52%) Social Media
6 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) MVC
2 14 (30.43%) Unit Testing
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
4 7 (15.22%) MVVM
5 5 (10.87%) OO
6 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
6 4 (8.70%) OOP
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 3 (6.52%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) ERP
9 1 (2.17%) DSDM
9 1 (2.17%) UML
9 1 (2.17%) Project Management
9 1 (2.17%) OOD
9 1 (2.17%) System Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 24 (52.17%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) C#
4 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.52%) Java
6 2 (4.35%) LotusScript
6 2 (4.35%) Formula Language
6 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
7 1 (2.17%) VBScript
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
2 2 (4.35%) Cognos
2 2 (4.35%) Lotus
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.17%) JBoss