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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 52 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 38.24% 40.58% 50.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.94% 40.88% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 49 48 38
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
124 137 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 91.18% 99.28% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 116 120 72
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 3 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 69 (82.14%) .NET
2 51 (60.71%) SQL Server
3 48 (57.14%) C#
4 41 (48.81%) MVC
5 37 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 33 (39.29%) JavaScript
8 27 (32.14%) HTML
9 24 (28.57%) SQL
9 24 (28.57%) CSS
10 23 (27.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (25.00%) Java
11 21 (25.00%) TDD
12 20 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
13 19 (22.62%) WCF
13 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
14 18 (21.43%) OOD
14 18 (21.43%) OO
14 18 (21.43%) jQuery
15 15 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
16 14 (16.67%) Oracle
16 14 (16.67%) VB.NET
17 13 (15.48%) MySQL
17 13 (15.48%) Web Application Development
17 13 (15.48%) Ninject
18 12 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
18 12 (14.29%) Node.js
19 11 (13.10%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (14.29%) Node.js
2 9 (10.71%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) ArcGIS
3 3 (3.57%) ArcIMS
3 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.57%) Joomla!
3 3 (3.57%) WordPress
3 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.38%) CMS
4 2 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.38%) AutoCAD
1 2 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (27.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (15.48%) MySQL
4 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
5 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.38%) SAP BW
9 2 (2.38%) SAP BI
9 2 (2.38%) SAP HANA
9 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.19%) Big Data
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) NUnit
2 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.76%) Maven
3 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.57%) PEAR
4 3 (3.57%) MSTest
4 3 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (3.57%) Moq
4 3 (3.57%) NuGet
5 2 (2.38%) Xcode
5 2 (2.38%) Subversion
5 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.57%) Advertising
3 3 (3.57%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (82.14%) .NET
2 36 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 27 (32.14%) HTML
4 24 (28.57%) CSS
5 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (22.62%) WCF
7 18 (21.43%) jQuery
8 15 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (15.48%) Ninject
10 12 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (13.10%) HTML5
11 11 (13.10%) .NET Framework
12 10 (11.90%) Web Services
13 9 (10.71%) AngularJS
13 9 (10.71%) CSS3
14 8 (9.52%) WPF
15 6 (7.14%) Spring
15 6 (7.14%) XML
15 6 (7.14%) Hibernate
16 5 (5.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Streaming Music
2 9 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.95%) Social Media
4 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.57%) GIS
5 2 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Windows
1 7 (8.33%) Android
2 5 (5.95%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.76%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.38%) Linux
4 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) MVC
2 37 (44.05%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.00%) TDD
4 20 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
5 18 (21.43%) OO
5 18 (21.43%) OOD
6 14 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 13 (15.48%) Web Application Development
8 8 (9.52%) MVVM
8 8 (9.52%) SDLC
9 7 (8.33%) Project Management
9 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.14%) Scrum
10 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.95%) SOA
11 5 (5.95%) OOP
12 4 (4.76%) Android Development
12 4 (4.76%) Line Management
13 3 (3.57%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 48 (57.14%) C#
2 33 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 24 (28.57%) SQL
4 21 (25.00%) Java
5 14 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 11 (13.10%) PHP
7 9 (10.71%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.33%) C
9 6 (7.14%) VB
10 5 (5.95%) Python
10 5 (5.95%) VB6
11 2 (2.38%) Ruby
11 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.19%) PHP5
12 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Twitter
4 4 (4.76%) Zend
4 4 (4.76%) Facebook
5 3 (3.57%) ESRI
5 3 (3.57%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.38%) Google
6 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.38%) SAP
6 2 (2.38%) Adobe
6 2 (2.38%) Apple
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