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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 81 106 85
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -21
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Application Development 10 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.04% 0.48% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.58% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 6
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
768 1043 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.08% 82.98% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 687 812 764
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Mobile Application Development Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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 -2 6 £53,750 +43.33%
Mobile Application Development
South East

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (50.00%) JSON
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) OpenGL
3 10 (45.45%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (45.45%) REST
4 9 (40.91%) Apple iOS
4 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) HTML
5 8 (36.36%) XML
5 8 (36.36%) iOS Development
6 7 (31.82%) Web Application Development
6 7 (31.82%) Memory Management
6 7 (31.82%) Open Source
6 7 (31.82%) J2EE
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
6 7 (31.82%) Spring
7 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 6 (27.27%) MVC
7 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
7 6 (27.27%) jMock
7 6 (27.27%) Web Development
7 6 (27.27%) JUnit
7 6 (27.27%) Degree
7 6 (27.27%) Android
7 6 (27.27%) Mockito

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JUnit
1 6 (27.27%) jMock
1 6 (27.27%) Mockito
2 5 (22.73%) Xcode
3 4 (18.18%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) Maven
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Lead Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Android Developer
3 5 (22.73%) iOS Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Junior
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) JSON
2 10 (45.45%) OpenGL
2 10 (45.45%) REST
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) J2EE
4 7 (31.82%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Cocoa
6 5 (22.73%) Cocoa Touch
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) OAuth
9 2 (9.09%) HTML5
9 2 (9.09%) Android SDK
10 1 (4.55%) NancyFx
10 1 (4.55%) CSS3
10 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
10 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) Open Source
3 5 (22.73%) iPhone
3 5 (22.73%) iPad
4 3 (13.64%) Social Media
4 3 (13.64%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Apple iOS
2 6 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Mobile Development
3 8 (36.36%) iOS Development
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Memory Management
4 7 (31.82%) Web Application Development
5 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 6 (27.27%) Web Development
6 5 (22.73%) Android Development
7 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) UML
8 3 (13.64%) OO
8 3 (13.64%) ITSM
8 3 (13.64%) Game Development
8 3 (13.64%) Build Automation
9 1 (4.55%) RUP
9 1 (4.55%) OOD
9 1 (4.55%) OOP
9 1 (4.55%) Logistics
9 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.55%) AspectJ
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Sony