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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 92 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.28% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.28% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.36%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
956 1053 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.27% 97.23% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 791 926 664
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 30 September 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 - 1 £45,000 - 1
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) CSS
3 13 (65.00%) jQuery
4 12 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (60.00%) Backbone.js
5 11 (55.00%) Ajax
6 10 (50.00%) .NET
7 9 (45.00%) Jasmine
7 9 (45.00%) HTML5
8 8 (40.00%) Sass
8 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (35.00%) MVC
9 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (30.00%) Grunt
10 6 (30.00%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (30.00%) LESS
10 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
11 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (25.00%) Degree
11 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 5 (25.00%) SQL
11 5 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (15.00%) OO
13 3 (15.00%) CRM
13 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
13 3 (15.00%) Java

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Connections
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Jasmine
2 6 (30.00%) Grunt
2 6 (30.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (5.00%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) JSUnit
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) CSS
2 13 (65.00%) jQuery
3 12 (60.00%) Backbone.js
3 12 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (55.00%) Ajax
5 10 (50.00%) .NET
6 9 (45.00%) HTML5
7 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (40.00%) Sass
8 6 (30.00%) LESS
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (15.00%) CSS3
11 2 (10.00%) XPages
11 2 (10.00%) XML
11 2 (10.00%) ODBC
12 1 (5.00%) MSMQ
12 1 (5.00%) XHTML
12 1 (5.00%) SOAP
12 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.00%) MVVM
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) OOD
4 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (15.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) LotusScript
4 2 (10.00%) Formula Language
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Lotus
2 2 (10.00%) Cognos
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
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