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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 90 85 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% 1.95% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 2.03% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 0
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
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
909 1184 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.79% 96.26% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 821 968 981
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
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 24 April 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells -13 1 - - 1
Faversham - 1 £52,500 -
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 16 (72.73%) MVC
2 15 (68.18%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) .NET
4 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) Degree
4 13 (59.09%) Computer Science
4 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
6 11 (50.00%) MSMQ
6 11 (50.00%) SOA
6 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 9 (40.91%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 7 (31.82%) Windows
10 7 (31.82%) Finance
10 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (31.82%) MVVM
11 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
11 6 (27.27%) SaaS
11 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
11 6 (27.27%) WCF
11 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 5 (22.73%) HTML
12 5 (22.73%) Java

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Redis
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) NCrunch
2 3 (13.64%) JUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 3 (13.64%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) jMock
2 3 (13.64%) Mockito
3 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) MSMQ
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 6 (27.27%) WCF
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) Dapper ORM
5 5 (22.73%) SignalR
5 5 (22.73%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (22.73%) Entity Framework
6 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
6 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
6 3 (13.64%) Spring
6 3 (13.64%) J2EE
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Computer Science
1 13 (59.09%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (40.91%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (22.73%) Blog
4 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.09%) Physics
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) SOA
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (40.91%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 7 (31.82%) MVVM
6 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 5 (22.73%) Data Management
8 4 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 3 (13.64%) TDD
9 3 (13.64%) UML
9 3 (13.64%) OO
10 2 (9.09%) OOD
10 2 (9.09%) Build Automation
11 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (4.55%) Android Development
11 1 (4.55%) Game Development
11 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
11 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.55%) XPath
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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