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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 40 66 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 34.48% 38.37% 47.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.04% 40.74% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37 64 20
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 £21,900 £30,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
111 162 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 95.69% 94.19% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 103 151 42
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 65 (67.71%) .NET
2 62 (64.58%) C#
3 48 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 48 (50.00%) MVC
4 47 (48.96%) SQL Server
5 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (38.54%) Scrum
8 36 (37.50%) TDD
9 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
10 34 (35.42%) HTML
11 28 (29.17%) CSS
12 26 (27.08%) WinForms
12 26 (27.08%) WCF
13 24 (25.00%) WPF
13 24 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (25.00%) Kanban
13 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 24 (25.00%) Windows
13 24 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
13 24 (25.00%) Web Application Development
14 23 (23.96%) Inversion of Control
15 22 (22.92%) NUnit
16 21 (21.88%) Spring.NET
16 21 (21.88%) MSTest
16 21 (21.88%) MVVM
16 21 (21.88%) Rhino Mocks
16 21 (21.88%) Moq
16 21 (21.88%) Castle Windsor
16 21 (21.88%) Ninject

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (3.13%) IIS
1 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.13%) Apache
1 3 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.13%) Joomla!
1 3 (3.13%) Drupal
2 1 (1.04%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) JBoss
2 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Photoshop
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (48.96%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.63%) MySQL
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.08%) DTS
6 2 (2.08%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) NUnit
2 21 (21.88%) MSTest
2 21 (21.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (21.88%) Moq
3 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.13%) Xcode
5 2 (2.08%) Maven
5 2 (2.08%) Subversion
6 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.04%) Ant
6 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
General
1 6 (6.25%) Marketing
1 6 (6.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Advertising
2 5 (5.21%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (67.71%) .NET
2 48 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 38 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (35.42%) HTML
5 28 (29.17%) CSS
6 26 (27.08%) WinForms
6 26 (27.08%) WCF
7 24 (25.00%) WPF
8 21 (21.88%) Spring.NET
8 21 (21.88%) Castle Windsor
8 21 (21.88%) Ninject
8 21 (21.88%) Razor View Engine
8 21 (21.88%) Unity DI Container
9 16 (16.67%) jQuery
9 16 (16.67%) HTML5
9 16 (16.67%) CSS3
10 12 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 7 (7.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (7.29%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.17%) Open Source
3 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.04%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.08%) Android
4 2 (2.08%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.00%) MVC
2 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (38.54%) Scrum
4 36 (37.50%) TDD
5 24 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (25.00%) Kanban
5 24 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 24 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 21 (21.88%) MVVM
7 9 (9.38%) Web Development
8 8 (8.33%) OO
9 7 (7.29%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.25%) Project Management
11 5 (5.21%) OOD
11 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.13%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.13%) BDD
12 3 (3.13%) ETL
12 3 (3.13%) Workflow
12 3 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 62 (64.58%) C#
2 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.71%) SQL
4 13 (13.54%) PHP
5 8 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.17%) Java
8 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.13%) Kofax
2 3 (3.13%) Adobe
3 2 (2.08%) Zend
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.04%) Red Gate
4 1 (1.04%) Apple
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