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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 65 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 37 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.44% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 2 3
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1023 969 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.99% 97.19% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 932 803 925
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 -7 27 £47,000 +10.58%
Dartford - 2 £43,750 -
Maidstone - 2 £40,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £39,000 -
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 25 (54.35%) CSS
3 24 (52.17%) SQL
3 24 (52.17%) HTML
3 24 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 24 (52.17%) MVC
4 22 (47.83%) HTML5
5 21 (45.65%) jQuery
6 20 (43.48%) REST
6 20 (43.48%) C#
7 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
10 14 (30.43%) OO
10 14 (30.43%) WCF
10 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (28.26%) SaaS
11 13 (28.26%) OOD
11 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
12 12 (26.09%) Android
12 12 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (26.09%) Jasmine
12 12 (26.09%) Sass
12 12 (26.09%) Backbone.js
13 11 (23.91%) LESS
13 11 (23.91%) Karma Test Runner
13 11 (23.91%) CSS3
13 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
13 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Jasmine
2 11 (23.91%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (8.70%) Grunt
4 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 10 (21.74%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 25 (54.35%) CSS
3 24 (52.17%) HTML
4 22 (47.83%) HTML5
5 21 (45.65%) jQuery
6 20 (43.48%) REST
7 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET
8 14 (30.43%) WCF
8 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (26.09%) Backbone.js
10 12 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (26.09%) Sass
11 11 (23.91%) LESS
11 11 (23.91%) CSS3
11 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
11 11 (23.91%) .NET Framework
12 10 (21.74%) JSON
12 10 (21.74%) OpenGL
12 10 (21.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Social Media
1 10 (21.74%) Mobile App
1 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) MVC
2 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) OO
4 13 (28.26%) OOD
5 10 (21.74%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (21.74%) Game Development
5 10 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (21.74%) Android Development
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) SDLC
8 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.70%) OOP
10 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.52%) UML
11 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.35%) TDD
11 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
11 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) JavaScript
1 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 20 (43.48%) C#
3 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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