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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 385 386 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.62% 35.81% 31.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.45% 37.19% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 356 334 223
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,537 £50,000 £44,550
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
1086 1038 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.66% 96.29% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 955 893 650
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 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 11 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 55 £37,500 -1.31% 5
Dartford +3 35 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Stansted +1 29 £45,000 -55.00%
Tunbridge Wells +2 27 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Chatham +4 20 £46,250 +15.62%
West Malling +6 17 £37,500 -16.66%
Tonbridge 0 16 £38,750 -22.50% 2
Sittingbourne - 16 £40,125 - 1
Canterbury - 11 £25,000 - 1
Cranbrook - 10 £40,000 - 1
Broadstairs - 6 £47,500 -
Sevenoaks 0 5 £47,500 -
Rochester +3 3 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Swanley - 2 £32,750 -
Folkestone -10 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Gravesend - 1 - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 537 (65.41%) .NET
2 450 (54.81%) C#
3 435 (52.98%) SQL Server
4 380 (46.29%) ASP.NET
5 355 (43.24%) MVC
6 345 (42.02%) SQL
7 335 (40.80%) HTML
8 317 (38.61%) JavaScript
9 286 (34.84%) CSS
10 222 (27.04%) Microsoft
11 198 (24.12%) jQuery
12 179 (21.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 167 (20.34%) T-SQL
14 159 (19.37%) Scrum
15 158 (19.24%) TDD
16 150 (18.27%) WCF
17 127 (15.47%) OO
18 123 (14.98%) Degree
19 122 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
20 120 (14.62%) Windows
21 117 (14.25%) .NET Framework
22 114 (13.89%) HTML5
23 109 (13.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 104 (12.67%) VB.NET
24 104 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008
25 92 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
26 91 (11.08%) Java
27 89 (10.84%) Computer Science
28 88 (10.72%) Ajax
29 86 (10.48%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 (6.82%) IIS
2 34 (4.14%) Node.js
3 22 (2.68%) CMS
4 17 (2.07%) Apache
5 13 (1.58%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.46%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.10%) Joomla!
8 9 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.85%) Drupal
10 6 (0.73%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.73%) Lotus Domino
10 6 (0.73%) IBM Connections
11 3 (0.37%) Kentico
11 3 (0.37%) TYPO3
12 2 (0.24%) Mule
12 2 (0.24%) FileNet
13 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.12%) Documentum
13 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 68 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.73%) MS Office
5 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.12%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 8 (0.97%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.37%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.24%) Magento
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.90%) SaaS
2 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.53%) Internet
2 16 (1.95%) Intranet
3 4 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (0.24%) SAN
4 2 (0.24%) CTI
4 2 (0.24%) HTTP
4 2 (0.24%) PPP
4 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) DNS
5 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 435 (52.98%) SQL Server
2 109 (13.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 104 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (10.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 69 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (7.92%) MySQL
7 56 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
9 36 (4.38%) Relational Database
10 25 (3.05%) SQL CLR
11 23 (2.80%) OLAP
11 23 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (2.56%) NoSQL
13 20 (2.44%) Redis
14 15 (1.83%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.58%) Oracle Database
16 12 (1.46%) DTS
17 10 (1.22%) Big Data
18 9 (1.10%) SQLite
18 9 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (6.09%) Jasmine
2 36 (4.38%) Visual Studio
3 34 (4.14%) NUnit
4 33 (4.02%) Rhino Mocks
5 32 (3.90%) Git (software)
6 29 (3.53%) Karma Test Runner
7 25 (3.05%) Subversion
8 24 (2.92%) Maven
8 24 (2.92%) Moq
9 23 (2.80%) MSTest
9 23 (2.80%) JUnit
10 22 (2.68%) Ant
10 22 (2.68%) Eclipse
11 20 (2.44%) Xcode
12 14 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
13 13 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (1.34%) jMock
15 10 (1.22%) TestNG
15 10 (1.22%) Grunt
16 9 (1.10%) EasyMock
General
1 75 (9.14%) Finance
2 27 (3.29%) Marketing
3 26 (3.17%) Advertising
4 22 (2.68%) Games
5 20 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.19%) Publishing
7 11 (1.34%) Retail
8 8 (0.97%) Legal
9 6 (0.73%) Banking
9 6 (0.73%) Avionics
10 5 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.49%) Back Office
12 2 (0.24%) Automotive
12 2 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.12%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.12%) German Language
13 1 (0.12%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.12%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 537 (65.41%) .NET
2 380 (46.29%) ASP.NET
3 335 (40.80%) HTML
4 286 (34.84%) CSS
5 198 (24.12%) jQuery
6 179 (21.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 150 (18.27%) WCF
8 117 (14.25%) .NET Framework
9 114 (13.89%) HTML5
10 92 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
11 88 (10.72%) Ajax
12 86 (10.48%) WPF
12 86 (10.48%) Web Services
13 79 (9.62%) Backbone.js
14 77 (9.38%) WinForms
15 68 (8.28%) CSS3
16 65 (7.92%) XML
17 54 (6.58%) REST
18 53 (6.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 52 (6.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 89 (10.84%) Computer Science
2 83 (10.11%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 35 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
5 30 (3.65%) Social Media
6 28 (3.41%) Mathematics
7 21 (2.56%) Physics
8 19 (2.31%) N-Tier
9 16 (1.95%) Open Source
10 15 (1.83%) Visualisation
11 13 (1.58%) SystemC
11 13 (1.58%) BBC
12 12 (1.46%) W3C
12 12 (1.46%) Blog
12 12 (1.46%) Social Network
13 10 (1.22%) NHS
14 9 (1.10%) Chemistry
15 8 (0.97%) iPhone
16 6 (0.73%) Digital Media
17 5 (0.61%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 120 (14.62%) Windows
2 43 (5.24%) Linux
3 37 (4.51%) Android
4 28 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 15 (1.83%) Windows Phone
6 10 (1.22%) UNIX
7 5 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.12%) CentOS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (43.24%) MVC
2 159 (19.37%) Scrum
3 158 (19.24%) TDD
4 127 (15.47%) OO
5 122 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (9.74%) Web Development
7 78 (9.50%) Unit Testing
8 71 (8.65%) Web Application Development
9 58 (7.06%) OOP
10 57 (6.94%) MVVM
11 53 (6.46%) Business Intelligence
11 53 (6.46%) Software Engineering
12 51 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
13 49 (5.97%) OOD
14 46 (5.60%) SOA
14 46 (5.60%) Data Modelling
15 43 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (5.12%) BDD
16 42 (5.12%) Dependency Injection
17 40 (4.87%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 450 (54.81%) C#
2 345 (42.02%) SQL
3 317 (38.61%) JavaScript
4 167 (20.34%) T-SQL
5 104 (12.67%) VB.NET
6 91 (11.08%) Java
7 52 (6.33%) PHP
8 40 (4.87%) VB
9 23 (2.80%) VB6
10 22 (2.68%) C
11 21 (2.56%) PL/SQL
12 20 (2.44%) Objective-C
13 13 (1.58%) Ruby
14 7 (0.85%) XPath
15 6 (0.73%) LotusScript
15 6 (0.73%) Formula Language
15 6 (0.73%) VBA
15 6 (0.73%) Embedded C
15 6 (0.73%) C++
16 5 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 123 (14.98%) Degree
2 60 (7.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (3.90%) MCTS
4 26 (3.17%) MCP
5 15 (1.83%) MCAD
5 15 (1.83%) MCSD
6 11 (1.34%) MCPD
7 10 (1.22%) PhD
8 5 (0.61%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.12%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.07%) QA
2 5 (0.61%) SLA
3 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) Puppet
1 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 222 (27.04%) Microsoft
2 67 (8.16%) Oracle
3 33 (4.02%) Google
4 30 (3.65%) JBoss
5 22 (2.68%) Facebook
6 13 (1.58%) Yahoo!
6 13 (1.58%) Apple
6 13 (1.58%) Sony
7 12 (1.46%) Adobe
8 11 (1.34%) Cognos
8 11 (1.34%) Xamarin
9 10 (1.22%) Business Objects
10 9 (1.10%) Sitecore
11 8 (0.97%) IBM
12 6 (0.73%) Lotus
12 6 (0.73%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.73%) Twitter
13 5 (0.61%) Ektron
13 5 (0.61%) Red Gate
13 5 (0.61%) Remedy
Longfield, Kent
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ramsgate, Kent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Unique Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £47 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £48000.00 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Randstad Digital
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Randstad Digital
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago