The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 95 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.67% 0.64% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.85% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £31,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.48% -25.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Mobile Application Development
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
873 822 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.02% 75.21% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 741 703 568
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Mobile Application Development
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Mobile Application Development Salary Trend in Kent

Mobile Application Development
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Tunbridge Wells +23 3 - -
Maidstone - 3 £50,000 -
Mobile Application Development
South East

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Mobile Application Development also 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 that cited Mobile Application Development.

1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) OAuth
3 4 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Use Case
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Game Development
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Facebook
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter
4 3 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (37.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Degree

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Mobile Application Development also 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 that cited Mobile Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) EasyMock
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) OAuth
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (37.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
4 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (37.50%) Game Development
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Google
1 3 (37.50%) Facebook
1 3 (37.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Sony