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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 37 49 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 37.76% 47.12% 41.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.14% 47.57% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
97 103 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 98.98% 99.04% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 91 92 44
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 17 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 64 (68.82%) .NET
2 62 (66.67%) C#
3 50 (53.76%) ASP.NET
4 48 (51.61%) MVC
5 47 (50.54%) SQL Server
5 47 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (40.86%) TDD
6 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (39.78%) Scrum
8 34 (36.56%) HTML
9 28 (30.11%) CSS
9 28 (30.11%) WinForms
10 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
11 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (26.88%) Kanban
11 25 (26.88%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (25.81%) WPF
13 22 (23.66%) Windows
13 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
13 22 (23.66%) Web Application Development
14 21 (22.58%) MVVM
15 20 (21.51%) NUnit
15 20 (21.51%) WCF
15 20 (21.51%) Inversion of Control
16 19 (20.43%) SQL
16 19 (20.43%) Spring.NET
16 19 (20.43%) MSTest
16 19 (20.43%) Rhino Mocks
16 19 (20.43%) Moq
16 19 (20.43%) Castle Windsor

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 4 (4.30%) Drupal
2 3 (3.23%) Apache
2 3 (3.23%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.15%) Mule
4 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (50.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.98%) MySQL
3 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.15%) DTS
7 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) NUnit
2 19 (20.43%) MSTest
2 19 (20.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 19 (20.43%) Moq
3 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.30%) Subversion
5 3 (3.23%) Ant
5 3 (3.23%) Xcode
6 2 (2.15%) Gradle
6 2 (2.15%) Mockito
6 2 (2.15%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Maven
6 2 (2.15%) jMock
7 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (5.38%) Finance
1 5 (5.38%) Advertising
1 5 (5.38%) Retail
2 4 (4.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (68.82%) .NET
2 50 (53.76%) ASP.NET
3 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (36.56%) HTML
5 28 (30.11%) WinForms
5 28 (30.11%) CSS
6 24 (25.81%) WPF
7 20 (21.51%) WCF
8 19 (20.43%) Spring.NET
8 19 (20.43%) Castle Windsor
8 19 (20.43%) Ninject
8 19 (20.43%) Unity DI Container
9 16 (17.20%) Razor View Engine
10 14 (15.05%) jQuery
11 13 (13.98%) HTML5
11 13 (13.98%) CSS3
12 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 8 (8.60%) .NET Framework
14 7 (7.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.38%) Open Source
4 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) W3C
6 1 (1.08%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Windows
2 10 (10.75%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.15%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) MVC
2 47 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (40.86%) TDD
4 37 (39.78%) Scrum
5 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (26.88%) Kanban
5 25 (26.88%) Dependency Injection
6 22 (23.66%) Web Application Development
7 21 (22.58%) MVVM
8 8 (8.60%) Web Development
9 7 (7.53%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.45%) BDD
11 4 (4.30%) OO
11 4 (4.30%) Project Management
12 3 (3.23%) OOP
12 3 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (3.23%) OOD
12 3 (3.23%) ETL
12 3 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (66.67%) C#
2 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.43%) SQL
4 11 (11.83%) PHP
5 9 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.60%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.30%) Java
8 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.23%) MCTS
3 3 (3.23%) MCP
3 3 (3.23%) MCAD
3 3 (3.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) JBoss
3 1 (1.08%) Adobe
3 1 (1.08%) Apple
3 1 (1.08%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.08%) Red Gate
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