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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 93 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 6 34 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.62% 2.95% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 3.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 1
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +13.33%
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
932 1094 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.79% 95.05% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 852 904 642
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,000
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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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 -12 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Faversham - 2 £55,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £50,000 -
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 21 (72.41%) C#
2 20 (68.97%) MVC
3 19 (65.52%) Degree
3 19 (65.52%) Computer Science
4 17 (58.62%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (55.17%) .NET
6 15 (51.72%) SQL
6 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
7 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
7 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
8 13 (44.83%) SOA
8 13 (44.83%) MSMQ
8 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (37.93%) Java
9 11 (37.93%) Windows
10 10 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (34.48%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 9 (31.03%) MVVM
12 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
13 7 (24.14%) HTML
13 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
13 7 (24.14%) Finance
13 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (20.69%) Visualisation
14 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
14 6 (20.69%) SaaS
14 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (20.69%) Mathematica

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Mathematica
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Redis
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JUnit
1 5 (17.24%) jMock
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
1 5 (17.24%) Maven
1 5 (17.24%) NCrunch
1 5 (17.24%) Mockito
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) MSMQ
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (24.14%) HTML
5 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
5 6 (20.69%) WCF
6 5 (17.24%) J2EE
6 5 (17.24%) Spring MVC
6 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
6 5 (17.24%) Spring
6 5 (17.24%) Dapper ORM
6 5 (17.24%) SignalR
6 5 (17.24%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) CSS
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) Computer Science
2 17 (58.62%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (34.48%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (20.69%) Visualisation
4 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
4 6 (20.69%) Physics
5 5 (17.24%) Blog
6 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) MVC
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) SOA
4 10 (34.48%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 9 (31.03%) MVVM
6 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.69%) OOD
7 5 (17.24%) UML
7 5 (17.24%) OO
7 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Data Management
7 5 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (13.79%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.45%) Logistics
9 1 (3.45%) Workflow
9 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.69%) C++
6 6 (20.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.45%) XQuery
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter
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