The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 42 70 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 33.07% 37.84% 33.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.60% 38.04% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 20
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Developer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
125 184 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 98.43% 99.46% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 115 134 57
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Developer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Maidstone region.

Developer Salary Trend in Maidstone

Developer
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 59 (70.24%) .NET
2 57 (67.86%) MVC
3 56 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 46 (54.76%) C#
5 43 (51.19%) ASP.NET
6 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
7 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (38.10%) WCF
9 32 (38.10%) Scrum
10 31 (36.90%) TDD
11 28 (33.33%) WPF
11 28 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
11 28 (33.33%) MVVM
11 28 (33.33%) Windows
12 27 (32.14%) Inversion of Control
13 26 (30.95%) Rhino Mocks
13 26 (30.95%) Moq
13 26 (30.95%) MSTest
13 26 (30.95%) Castle Windsor
13 26 (30.95%) Ninject
13 26 (30.95%) Kanban
13 26 (30.95%) Spring.NET
13 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (30.95%) NUnit
13 26 (30.95%) HTML
13 26 (30.95%) WinForms
13 26 (30.95%) Razor View Engine
13 26 (30.95%) Web Application Development
13 26 (30.95%) Unity DI Container

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 7 (8.33%) CMS
1 7 (8.33%) WordPress
2 4 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.57%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (1.19%) SAS
4 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.24%) MySQL
3 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (30.95%) Rhino Mocks
1 26 (30.95%) Moq
1 26 (30.95%) MSTest
1 26 (30.95%) NUnit
2 8 (9.52%) Maven
3 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Marketing
2 2 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (70.24%) .NET
2 43 (51.19%) ASP.NET
3 36 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (38.10%) WCF
5 28 (33.33%) WPF
6 26 (30.95%) Castle Windsor
6 26 (30.95%) Ninject
6 26 (30.95%) Spring.NET
6 26 (30.95%) HTML
6 26 (30.95%) WinForms
6 26 (30.95%) Razor View Engine
6 26 (30.95%) Unity DI Container
7 24 (28.57%) CSS
8 15 (17.86%) jQuery
9 11 (13.10%) JSON
10 10 (11.90%) .NET Framework
10 10 (11.90%) Spring
10 10 (11.90%) Hibernate
10 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.14%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.19%) Open Source
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone
2 2 (2.38%) Android
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.86%) MVC
2 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (38.10%) Scrum
4 31 (36.90%) TDD
5 28 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 28 (33.33%) MVVM
6 26 (30.95%) Kanban
6 26 (30.95%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (30.95%) Web Application Development
7 23 (27.38%) OO
8 22 (26.19%) OOD
9 8 (9.52%) Project Management
10 6 (7.14%) Web Design
11 5 (5.95%) SOA
12 4 (4.76%) Analytics
12 4 (4.76%) Web Development
13 3 (3.57%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.57%) SEO
13 3 (3.57%) Workflow
13 3 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.76%) C#
2 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.67%) Java
4 13 (15.48%) PHP
5 12 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.33%) SQL
7 5 (5.95%) VB
7 5 (5.95%) VB6
8 3 (3.57%) PHP5
8 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.38%) Ruby
9 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) Adobe
4 5 (5.95%) Zend
5 3 (3.57%) Kofax
5 3 (3.57%) Google
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