The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 82 100 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 19 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.67% 0.71% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.74% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +60.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Applications Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1089 1210 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.86% 95.50% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1074 619
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Sevenoaks - 4 £45,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +15 2 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Faversham - 1 £57,500 - 2
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 17 (68.00%) Degree
1 17 (68.00%) Computer Science
2 16 (64.00%) C#
3 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) MVC
4 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
6 11 (44.00%) MSMQ
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) MVVM
7 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (40.00%) SOA
8 9 (36.00%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 7 (28.00%) Java
11 6 (24.00%) HTML
11 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (24.00%) jQuery
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 5 (20.00%) OOD
12 5 (20.00%) OO
13 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
13 4 (16.00%) Microsoft

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Mathematica
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (8.00%) NCrunch
2 2 (8.00%) jMock
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Mockito
2 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (8.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) JSUnit
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) MSMQ
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
7 3 (12.00%) WCF
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) Dapper ORM
7 3 (12.00%) SignalR
7 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (12.00%) Sass
7 3 (12.00%) LESS
8 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (56.00%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (36.00%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (16.00%) Physics
5 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Blog
7 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) MVVM
3 10 (40.00%) SOA
4 6 (24.00%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (20.00%) OOD
5 5 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) UML
8 2 (8.00%) TDD
8 2 (8.00%) Data Management
8 2 (8.00%) Build Automation
8 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.00%) Logistics
9 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (4.00%) BDD
9 1 (4.00%) OOP
9 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.00%) LotusScript
7 1 (4.00%) Formula Language
7 1 (4.00%) XPath
7 1 (4.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Lotus
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter
Faversham, Kent
Computer Project Services Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum up to £55k DOE + up to 25% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago