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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 44 41 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 56.41% 39.42% 37.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 57.89% 39.81% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 60
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
76 103 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 97.44% 99.04% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 93 132
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 60 (78.95%) .NET
2 58 (76.32%) C#
3 53 (69.74%) JavaScript
4 52 (68.42%) HTML
5 44 (57.89%) CSS
6 42 (55.26%) jQuery
7 32 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (35.53%) CMS
9 26 (34.21%) Umbraco
9 26 (34.21%) Degree
10 25 (32.89%) Front End Development
11 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
12 19 (25.00%) MVC
13 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (22.37%) Finance
15 16 (21.05%) VB.NET
15 16 (21.05%) Java
16 14 (18.42%) SQL
17 13 (17.11%) MySQL
17 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
18 11 (14.47%) Project Management
18 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
18 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
19 10 (13.16%) OO
20 8 (10.53%) Android
21 7 (9.21%) Linux
22 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
22 6 (7.89%) HTML5
22 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
22 6 (7.89%) Jenkins

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (35.53%) CMS
2 26 (34.21%) Umbraco
3 6 (7.89%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.95%) JBoss
5 1 (1.32%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) MySQL
3 3 (3.95%) SQLite
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.58%) Bitbucket
3 5 (6.58%) JIRA
3 5 (6.58%) NetBeans
4 3 (3.95%) Maven
5 2 (2.63%) Moq
5 2 (2.63%) NUnit
5 2 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.63%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.32%) Hudson
6 1 (1.32%) MSTest
6 1 (1.32%) RSpec
6 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.32%) TestNG
6 1 (1.32%) WATIR
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Back Office
3 1 (1.32%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (78.95%) .NET
2 52 (68.42%) HTML
3 44 (57.89%) CSS
4 42 (55.26%) jQuery
5 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
6 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
7 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (7.89%) HTML5
7 6 (7.89%) XML
8 5 (6.58%) JSON
9 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (5.26%) CSS3
9 4 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (5.26%) Spring
10 3 (3.95%) Ajax
10 3 (3.95%) REST
10 3 (3.95%) RESTful
10 3 (3.95%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Android
2 7 (9.21%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) Windows
4 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) Front End Development
2 19 (25.00%) MVC
3 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.47%) Project Management
5 10 (13.16%) OO
6 6 (7.89%) Functional Programming
6 6 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.26%) OOD
8 4 (5.26%) Scrum
9 3 (3.95%) Android Development
9 3 (3.95%) SDLC
9 3 (3.95%) Speech Recognition
9 3 (3.95%) Time Management
9 3 (3.95%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.63%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.63%) Line Management
10 2 (2.63%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (76.32%) C#
2 53 (69.74%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.05%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 14 (18.42%) SQL
5 6 (7.89%) VB
6 3 (3.95%) PHP
6 3 (3.95%) Ruby
6 3 (3.95%) VB6
7 2 (2.63%) Python
7 2 (2.63%) Scala
8 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Zend
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