The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 375 361 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.36% 34.22% 30.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.12% 35.25% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 341 310 226
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1099 1024 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.78% 97.06% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 949 873 683
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
South East

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Kent region.

Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

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 Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Maidstone 0 56 £37,500 -2.59% 4
Dartford +3 39 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Tunbridge Wells +1 22 £42,500 - 3
Stansted -1 21 £45,000 -55.00%
Chatham +6 19 £47,500 -
West Malling +4 16 £40,000 -14.89% 1
Tonbridge 0 15 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Canterbury - 13 £30,000 - 4
Sittingbourne - 11 £45,000 - 2
Cranbrook - 8 £40,000 - 1
Broadstairs - 7 £47,500 -
Rochester +5 3 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Sevenoaks 0 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Folkestone -12 2 £29,250 -44.28%
Swanley - 2 £32,750 -
Gravesend - 1 - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 514 (65.48%) .NET
2 431 (54.90%) C#
3 414 (52.74%) SQL Server
4 371 (47.26%) ASP.NET
5 339 (43.18%) MVC
6 327 (41.66%) HTML
7 310 (39.49%) JavaScript
8 309 (39.36%) SQL
9 281 (35.80%) CSS
10 210 (26.75%) Microsoft
11 188 (23.95%) jQuery
12 175 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 158 (20.13%) TDD
14 155 (19.75%) T-SQL
15 153 (19.49%) WCF
16 148 (18.85%) Scrum
17 120 (15.29%) OO
18 114 (14.52%) Windows
19 109 (13.89%) HTML5
19 109 (13.89%) Degree
20 105 (13.38%) VB.NET
20 105 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 103 (13.12%) .NET Framework
22 100 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
23 90 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
24 87 (11.08%) WPF
25 85 (10.83%) Java
26 79 (10.06%) Web Services
27 77 (9.81%) WinForms
27 77 (9.81%) KnockoutJS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (7.13%) IIS
2 34 (4.33%) Node.js
3 23 (2.93%) CMS
4 17 (2.17%) Apache
5 14 (1.78%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.40%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.15%) Joomla!
8 9 (1.15%) Drupal
9 7 (0.89%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
10 6 (0.76%) IBM Connections
11 3 (0.38%) Kentico
11 3 (0.38%) TYPO3
12 2 (0.25%) Mule
12 2 (0.25%) FileNet
13 1 (0.13%) Documentum
13 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 68 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.64%) MS Office
5 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 8 (1.02%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.38%) Magento
4 3 (0.38%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.55%) SaaS
2 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.69%) Internet
2 17 (2.17%) Intranet
3 4 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (0.25%) HTTP
4 2 (0.25%) PPP
4 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.25%) SAN
4 2 (0.25%) CTI
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
5 1 (0.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 414 (52.74%) SQL Server
2 105 (13.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 90 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (9.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 67 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (8.28%) MySQL
7 52 (6.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 39 (4.97%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (4.20%) Relational Database
10 24 (3.06%) NoSQL
11 22 (2.80%) SQL CLR
11 22 (2.80%) OLAP
12 19 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (1.91%) Redis
14 12 (1.53%) DTS
14 12 (1.53%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.15%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.15%) SQLite
16 8 (1.02%) Big Data
17 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 37 (4.71%) Jasmine
3 34 (4.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 34 (4.33%) NUnit
4 33 (4.20%) Git (software)
5 26 (3.31%) Moq
6 25 (3.18%) MSTest
6 25 (3.18%) Maven
7 22 (2.80%) Subversion
7 22 (2.80%) JUnit
7 22 (2.80%) Karma Test Runner
8 20 (2.55%) Ant
8 20 (2.55%) Eclipse
9 17 (2.17%) Xcode
10 14 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (1.27%) TestNG
11 10 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.15%) jMock
12 9 (1.15%) Grunt
13 7 (0.89%) EasyMock
General
1 71 (9.04%) Finance
2 28 (3.57%) Marketing
3 26 (3.31%) Advertising
4 24 (3.06%) Games
5 18 (2.29%) Publishing
6 16 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.66%) Retail
8 9 (1.15%) Legal
9 7 (0.89%) Avionics
10 5 (0.64%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.64%) Banking
11 4 (0.51%) Back Office
12 2 (0.25%) Electronics
12 2 (0.25%) Automotive
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 514 (65.48%) .NET
2 371 (47.26%) ASP.NET
3 327 (41.66%) HTML
4 281 (35.80%) CSS
5 188 (23.95%) jQuery
6 175 (22.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 153 (19.49%) WCF
8 109 (13.89%) HTML5
9 103 (13.12%) .NET Framework
10 87 (11.08%) WPF
11 79 (10.06%) Web Services
12 77 (9.81%) WinForms
12 77 (9.81%) KnockoutJS
13 73 (9.30%) Ajax
14 68 (8.66%) XML
15 66 (8.41%) CSS3
16 62 (7.90%) Backbone.js
17 56 (7.13%) REST
18 48 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 47 (5.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 70 (8.92%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (5.35%) Mobile App
4 32 (4.08%) Inversion of Control
5 26 (3.31%) Social Media
6 23 (2.93%) Mathematics
7 17 (2.17%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.04%) Open Source
8 16 (2.04%) Physics
9 15 (1.91%) Social Network
10 14 (1.78%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.78%) BBC
11 13 (1.66%) SystemC
12 11 (1.40%) W3C
13 10 (1.27%) NHS
14 8 (1.02%) Chemistry
14 8 (1.02%) iPhone
14 8 (1.02%) Blog
15 6 (0.76%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 114 (14.52%) Windows
2 42 (5.35%) Linux
3 34 (4.33%) Android
4 26 (3.31%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.40%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.02%) UNIX
7 5 (0.64%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (43.18%) MVC
2 158 (20.13%) TDD
3 148 (18.85%) Scrum
4 120 (15.29%) OO
5 100 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (9.43%) Web Application Development
7 73 (9.30%) Web Development
8 67 (8.54%) Unit Testing
9 57 (7.26%) OOP
10 53 (6.75%) Software Engineering
10 53 (6.75%) MVVM
11 49 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
12 47 (5.99%) E-Commerce
12 47 (5.99%) OOD
12 47 (5.99%) Performance Tuning
13 41 (5.22%) Dependency Injection
13 41 (5.22%) SOA
13 41 (5.22%) Data Modelling
14 40 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (4.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 431 (54.90%) C#
2 310 (39.49%) JavaScript
3 309 (39.36%) SQL
4 155 (19.75%) T-SQL
5 105 (13.38%) VB.NET
6 85 (10.83%) Java
7 57 (7.26%) PHP
8 40 (5.10%) VB
9 24 (3.06%) C
10 23 (2.93%) VB6
11 18 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 17 (2.17%) Objective-C
13 14 (1.78%) Ruby
14 8 (1.02%) XPath
15 7 (0.89%) Embedded C
16 6 (0.76%) VBA
16 6 (0.76%) C++
16 6 (0.76%) LotusScript
16 6 (0.76%) Formula Language
17 5 (0.64%) XAML
Qualifications
1 109 (13.89%) Degree
2 54 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (3.44%) MCTS
4 20 (2.55%) MCP
5 11 (1.40%) MCAD
5 11 (1.40%) MCSD
6 9 (1.15%) MCPD
7 6 (0.76%) PhD
8 4 (0.51%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.13%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.91%) QA
2 5 (0.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) Puppet
1 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 210 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.03%) Oracle
3 36 (4.59%) Google
4 25 (3.18%) Facebook
5 24 (3.06%) JBoss
6 15 (1.91%) Apple
7 14 (1.78%) Sony
7 14 (1.78%) Yahoo!
8 12 (1.53%) Adobe
9 11 (1.40%) Cognos
9 11 (1.40%) Sitecore
9 11 (1.40%) Xamarin
10 9 (1.15%) Business Objects
11 8 (1.02%) IBM
11 8 (1.02%) Twitter
12 6 (0.76%) Red Gate
12 6 (0.76%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.76%) Lotus
13 5 (0.64%) Remedy
13 5 (0.64%) DevExpress
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Sittingbourne, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £32,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chartham, Kent
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago