The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 424 409 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.66% 35.69% 26.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.40% 37.63% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 386 366 194
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
955 1087 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.08% 94.85% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 867 904 652
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 +3 82 £45,000 -5.26%
Maidstone +4 41 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Dartford +2 36 £40,000 +29.03% 5
Sittingbourne -1 30 £40,000 - 3
Tonbridge 0 24 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Canterbury 0 22 £37,500 +21.95% 7
Folkestone +1 21 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Whitstable 0 9 £40,000 +73.91%
Sevenoaks -1 9 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Faversham - 7 £57,500 -
Rochester +1 6 £37,500 +7.14% 3
West Malling +10 5 £54,000 +35.00%
Deal - 1 £52,500 -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 496 (59.33%) .NET
2 435 (52.03%) C#
3 411 (49.16%) SQL Server
4 404 (48.33%) MVC
5 357 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
6 355 (42.46%) ASP.NET
7 304 (36.36%) HTML
8 298 (35.65%) JavaScript
9 260 (31.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 258 (30.86%) TDD
11 240 (28.71%) CSS
12 239 (28.59%) SQL
13 207 (24.76%) Web Services
14 206 (24.64%) Java
15 201 (24.04%) WCF
16 199 (23.80%) Scrum
17 172 (20.57%) XML
18 166 (19.86%) OO
19 156 (18.66%) jQuery
20 146 (17.46%) Web Application Development
21 141 (16.87%) MySQL
22 132 (15.79%) REST
23 131 (15.67%) Dependency Injection
24 129 (15.43%) Degree
25 126 (15.07%) JSON
26 124 (14.83%) Microsoft
27 123 (14.71%) MVVM
28 119 (14.23%) OOD
29 116 (13.88%) Windows
29 116 (13.88%) NUnit

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 66 (7.89%) Apache
2 56 (6.70%) Node.js
3 53 (6.34%) JBoss
4 45 (5.38%) CMS
5 30 (3.59%) SharePoint
6 17 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (1.79%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.67%) IIS
9 13 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
10 11 (1.32%) WordPress
11 8 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.96%) Joomla!
12 6 (0.72%) Umbraco
12 6 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.48%) ColdFusion
14 4 (0.48%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.48%) Railo
14 4 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 39 (4.67%) Photoshop
2 31 (3.71%) MS Excel
3 19 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.72%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.60%) MS Office
7 4 (0.48%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (0.96%) Magento
2 3 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.11%) SaaS
2 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.36%) Pure360
4 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (7.30%) Internet
2 9 (1.08%) HTTP
3 7 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.84%) Intranet
4 2 (0.24%) CTI
4 2 (0.24%) SSL
5 1 (0.12%) IPv4
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) LAN
5 1 (0.12%) WAN
5 1 (0.12%) FTP
5 1 (0.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 411 (49.16%) SQL Server
2 141 (16.87%) MySQL
3 69 (8.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (3.95%) NoSQL
6 30 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (3.35%) Relational Database
8 24 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.79%) MariaDB
11 14 (1.67%) Oracle Database
12 13 (1.56%) Redis
12 13 (1.56%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.72%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.60%) DB2
16 4 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 116 (13.88%) NUnit
2 104 (12.44%) Eclipse
3 102 (12.20%) Rhino Mocks
4 76 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 75 (8.97%) JUnit
6 74 (8.85%) Moq
6 74 (8.85%) MSTest
7 68 (8.13%) Ant
8 65 (7.78%) Maven
9 53 (6.34%) TestNG
9 53 (6.34%) Subversion
10 46 (5.50%) Visual Studio
11 30 (3.59%) JIRA
12 27 (3.23%) SoapUI
13 21 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (2.03%) jMock
14 17 (2.03%) Mockito
15 16 (1.91%) Grunt
15 16 (1.91%) Bower
16 15 (1.79%) NCrunch
General
1 103 (12.32%) Finance
2 55 (6.58%) Games
3 26 (3.11%) Publishing
4 23 (2.75%) Marketing
5 19 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.03%) Advertising
7 13 (1.56%) Retail
8 9 (1.08%) Banking
9 8 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.48%) Polish Language
11 3 (0.36%) Legal
11 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.12%) Avionics
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 496 (59.33%) .NET
2 355 (42.46%) ASP.NET
3 304 (36.36%) HTML
4 260 (31.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 240 (28.71%) CSS
6 207 (24.76%) Web Services
7 201 (24.04%) WCF
8 172 (20.57%) XML
9 156 (18.66%) jQuery
10 132 (15.79%) REST
11 126 (15.07%) JSON
12 114 (13.64%) WPF
13 110 (13.16%) Hibernate
14 107 (12.80%) .NET Framework
15 102 (12.20%) Castle Windsor
16 101 (12.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 89 (10.65%) HTML5
18 88 (10.53%) Ninject
19 87 (10.41%) J2EE
20 83 (9.93%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 97 (11.60%) Enterprise Software
2 92 (11.00%) Computer Science
3 88 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
4 59 (7.06%) Mobile App
5 50 (5.98%) Social Network
6 34 (4.07%) Visualisation
7 32 (3.83%) iPhone
8 30 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (3.35%) Social Media
10 22 (2.63%) User Experience
11 21 (2.51%) W3C
12 20 (2.39%) Data Integration
13 17 (2.03%) N-Tier
13 17 (2.03%) Physics
14 16 (1.91%) Open Source
15 14 (1.67%) Mathematics
16 13 (1.56%) Blog
17 12 (1.44%) iPad
17 12 (1.44%) Clustering
18 8 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 116 (13.88%) Windows
2 100 (11.96%) Linux
3 77 (9.21%) Android
4 23 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.79%) Windows Phone
6 7 (0.84%) UNIX
6 7 (0.84%) CentOS
6 7 (0.84%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (48.33%) MVC
2 357 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (30.86%) TDD
4 199 (23.80%) Scrum
5 166 (19.86%) OO
6 146 (17.46%) Web Application Development
7 131 (15.67%) Dependency Injection
8 123 (14.71%) MVVM
9 119 (14.23%) OOD
10 115 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
11 102 (12.20%) Kanban
12 93 (11.12%) Unit Testing
13 64 (7.66%) Software Engineering
14 56 (6.70%) Android Development
15 55 (6.58%) Domain-Driven Design
16 53 (6.34%) Integration Testing
17 45 (5.38%) Web Development
18 43 (5.14%) BDD
19 39 (4.67%) Project Management
20 38 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 435 (52.03%) C#
2 298 (35.65%) JavaScript
3 239 (28.59%) SQL
4 206 (24.64%) Java
5 108 (12.92%) T-SQL
6 85 (10.17%) VB.NET
7 71 (8.49%) PHP
8 54 (6.46%) VB
9 29 (3.47%) VB6
10 21 (2.51%) C++
11 20 (2.39%) Ruby
12 16 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 15 (1.79%) C
13 15 (1.79%) AspectJ
14 12 (1.44%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.44%) Python
15 11 (1.32%) Fortran
16 9 (1.08%) MATLAB
17 6 (0.72%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.48%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 129 (15.43%) Degree
2 9 (1.08%) VCP4
3 8 (0.96%) PhD
4 3 (0.36%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.44%) QA
2 4 (0.48%) WCAG
2 4 (0.48%) WAI
3 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.12%) XenApp
2 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.60%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.24%) WMI
3 1 (0.12%) WSUS
3 1 (0.12%) SCCM
3 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 124 (14.83%) Microsoft
2 87 (10.41%) Oracle
3 45 (5.38%) Twitter
4 37 (4.43%) Facebook
5 35 (4.19%) Adobe
6 29 (3.47%) Google
7 18 (2.15%) IBM
8 14 (1.67%) Sitecore
9 10 (1.20%) Zend
10 8 (0.96%) Apple
11 7 (0.84%) Sony
11 7 (0.84%) Yahoo!
11 7 (0.84%) Appcelerator
12 5 (0.60%) Kofax
13 4 (0.48%) Telerik
13 4 (0.48%) SAP
13 4 (0.48%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.48%) Ektron
13 4 (0.48%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.48%) Neolane
Dartford, Kent
TRG
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago