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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 408 351 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.25% 28.56% 39.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.61% 30.68% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 366 308 282
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1179 1144 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.09% 93.08% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 969 963 646
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -2 85 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Tunbridge Wells -3 39 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Sittingbourne - 28 £35,000 -
Dartford +4 23 £40,000 - 3
Stansted - 21 £45,000 - 2
Sevenoaks +3 15 £44,000 +46.66%
West Malling +10 14 £40,000 +19.40%
Folkestone -1 11 £35,000 -
Canterbury +2 10 £31,500 +1.61%
Tonbridge -3 9 £47,500 +11.76%
Chatham -8 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cranbrook - 3 £40,000 - 1
Rochester +1 1 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 556 (68.90%) .NET
2 476 (58.98%) SQL Server
3 460 (57.00%) C#
4 417 (51.67%) SQL
5 403 (49.94%) MVC
6 386 (47.83%) ASP.NET
7 340 (42.13%) HTML
8 317 (39.28%) JavaScript
9 281 (34.82%) CSS
10 219 (27.14%) Microsoft
11 214 (26.52%) jQuery
12 205 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 178 (22.06%) T-SQL
14 174 (21.56%) Scrum
15 170 (21.07%) .NET Framework
16 142 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
17 141 (17.47%) Windows
18 139 (17.22%) TDD
19 134 (16.60%) SQL Server 2008
20 133 (16.48%) OO
21 131 (16.23%) WCF
22 121 (14.99%) Degree
23 120 (14.87%) Ajax
24 119 (14.75%) HTML5
25 117 (14.50%) Enterprise Software
26 110 (13.63%) KnockoutJS
26 110 (13.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 108 (13.38%) Backbone.js
28 93 (11.52%) SQL Server 2012
29 92 (11.40%) Unit Testing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (4.34%) IIS
2 26 (3.22%) Node.js
3 19 (2.35%) CMS
4 15 (1.86%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.61%) Apache
6 10 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (1.12%) Drupal
8 6 (0.74%) Joomla!
8 6 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.62%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.50%) Mule
10 4 (0.50%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.25%) FileNet
12 1 (0.12%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.12%) Kentico
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 59 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.74%) MS Office
5 4 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.24%) Google Analytics
2 6 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.25%) nopCommerce
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.05%) SaaS
2 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.86%) Intranet
2 13 (1.61%) Internet
3 2 (0.25%) SAN
3 2 (0.25%) PPP
4 1 (0.12%) CTI
4 1 (0.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 476 (58.98%) SQL Server
2 134 (16.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 110 (13.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (11.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 86 (10.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 70 (8.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (6.57%) MySQL
8 40 (4.96%) SQL CLR
8 40 (4.96%) Relational Database
9 35 (4.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (4.34%) Data Warehouse
10 30 (3.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 28 (3.47%) Redis
12 24 (2.97%) OLAP
13 21 (2.60%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.98%) Oracle Database
15 15 (1.86%) Big Data
16 14 (1.73%) NoSQL
17 11 (1.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
18 10 (1.24%) DTS
Development Applications
1 81 (10.04%) Jasmine
2 42 (5.20%) NUnit
3 41 (5.08%) Karma Test Runner
3 41 (5.08%) Rhino Mocks
4 40 (4.96%) Subversion
5 31 (3.84%) Visual Studio
6 25 (3.10%) Moq
7 24 (2.97%) MSTest
8 23 (2.85%) JUnit
8 23 (2.85%) Git (software)
8 23 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (2.73%) Xcode
10 21 (2.60%) Ant
11 19 (2.35%) Eclipse
12 15 (1.86%) jMock
13 14 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
14 12 (1.49%) Selenium
15 11 (1.36%) Grunt
15 11 (1.36%) JSUnit
16 10 (1.24%) EasyMock
General
1 58 (7.19%) Finance
2 40 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 16 (1.98%) Marketing
4 15 (1.86%) Retail
4 15 (1.86%) Advertising
5 11 (1.36%) Games
6 5 (0.62%) Back Office
6 5 (0.62%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.50%) Publishing
8 3 (0.37%) Automotive
8 3 (0.37%) Banking
9 2 (0.25%) Law
9 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.12%) Billing
10 1 (0.12%) German Language
10 1 (0.12%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 556 (68.90%) .NET
2 386 (47.83%) ASP.NET
3 340 (42.13%) HTML
4 281 (34.82%) CSS
5 214 (26.52%) jQuery
6 205 (25.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 170 (21.07%) .NET Framework
8 131 (16.23%) WCF
9 120 (14.87%) Ajax
10 119 (14.75%) HTML5
11 110 (13.63%) KnockoutJS
12 108 (13.38%) Backbone.js
13 91 (11.28%) WPF
14 87 (10.78%) WinForms
15 81 (10.04%) Web Services
16 71 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 58 (7.19%) XML
17 58 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 57 (7.06%) CSS3
19 55 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 117 (14.50%) Enterprise Software
2 90 (11.15%) Computer Science
3 47 (5.82%) Inversion of Control
4 44 (5.45%) N-Tier
5 32 (3.97%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.97%) Mathematics
7 23 (2.85%) Physics
8 20 (2.48%) Social Media
8 20 (2.48%) Blog
9 16 (1.98%) Social Network
10 14 (1.73%) Informatics
10 14 (1.73%) Tandem
11 13 (1.61%) SystemC
11 13 (1.61%) Open Source
12 12 (1.49%) W3C
13 9 (1.12%) NHS
13 9 (1.12%) Chemistry
14 6 (0.74%) BBC
15 5 (0.62%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 141 (17.47%) Windows
2 32 (3.97%) Android
3 30 (3.72%) Linux
4 28 (3.47%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.11%) Windows Phone
6 9 (1.12%) UNIX
6 9 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (49.94%) MVC
2 174 (21.56%) Scrum
3 142 (17.60%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (17.22%) TDD
5 133 (16.48%) OO
6 92 (11.40%) Unit Testing
7 89 (11.03%) Web Development
8 76 (9.42%) MVVM
9 71 (8.80%) OOP
9 71 (8.80%) Performance Tuning
10 61 (7.56%) Data Modelling
11 59 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
12 52 (6.44%) SOA
12 52 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
13 50 (6.20%) Software Engineering
14 49 (6.07%) Web Application Development
15 48 (5.95%) OOD
16 45 (5.58%) Dependency Injection
17 37 (4.58%) BDD
18 33 (4.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 460 (57.00%) C#
2 417 (51.67%) SQL
3 317 (39.28%) JavaScript
4 178 (22.06%) T-SQL
5 92 (11.40%) VB.NET
6 50 (6.20%) Java
7 47 (5.82%) PHP
8 30 (3.72%) VB
9 26 (3.22%) Objective-C
10 17 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 15 (1.86%) C
12 11 (1.36%) XAML
13 10 (1.24%) C++
14 8 (0.99%) VB6
15 6 (0.74%) VBA
15 6 (0.74%) Ruby
16 2 (0.25%) PHP5
16 2 (0.25%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.25%) VBScript
17 1 (0.12%) CFML
Qualifications
1 121 (14.99%) Degree
2 83 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 57 (7.06%) MCTS
4 56 (6.94%) MCP
5 41 (5.08%) MCAD
5 41 (5.08%) MCSD
6 15 (1.86%) MCPD
7 14 (1.73%) PhD
8 5 (0.62%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.85%) QA
2 1 (0.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 219 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 58 (7.19%) Oracle
3 26 (3.22%) JBoss
4 18 (2.23%) Google
5 13 (1.61%) Sitecore
6 11 (1.36%) Adobe
7 10 (1.24%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.12%) Facebook
9 7 (0.87%) Apple
10 6 (0.74%) Business Objects
10 6 (0.74%) Sony
10 6 (0.74%) Yahoo!
11 5 (0.62%) Red Gate
12 4 (0.50%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.50%) Ektron
12 4 (0.50%) webMethods
13 3 (0.37%) Software AG
14 2 (0.25%) Pega
14 2 (0.25%) Iron Mountain
14 2 (0.25%) IBM
Chatham, Kent
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + pension,23 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £15000 to £16000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 (Neg)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hythe, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester, Kent
TRG
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Esum
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Freelance Diary
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago