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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 59 57 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 41.55% 45.24% 47.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.36% 45.60% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 52 36
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 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
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
133 125 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 93.66% 99.21% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 123 114 79
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £46,500
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 3 August 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 70 (83.33%) .NET
2 46 (54.76%) SQL Server
3 45 (53.57%) C#
4 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (39.29%) ASP.NET
6 32 (38.10%) MVC
7 29 (34.52%) JavaScript
8 26 (30.95%) HTML
9 25 (29.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (28.57%) CSS
11 23 (27.38%) SQL
12 21 (25.00%) VB.NET
12 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (23.81%) TDD
14 19 (22.62%) jQuery
15 16 (19.05%) Java
15 16 (19.05%) OO
16 14 (16.67%) WCF
16 14 (16.67%) OOD
16 14 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
16 14 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (14.29%) Finance
17 12 (14.29%) Node.js
17 12 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (14.29%) HTML5
17 12 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
18 11 (13.10%) Project Management
18 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
19 10 (11.90%) Streaming Music

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.19%) JBoss
4 1 (1.19%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.19%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.19%) ArcIMS
4 1 (1.19%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.52%) MySQL
6 6 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.38%) SAP HANA
8 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.38%) SAP BW
8 2 (2.38%) SAP BI
9 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.19%) Big Data
9 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.76%) NUnit
3 3 (3.57%) PEAR
3 3 (3.57%) NuGet
4 2 (2.38%) Subversion
4 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.38%) Xcode
5 1 (1.19%) Ant
5 1 (1.19%) JUnit
5 1 (1.19%) Maven
5 1 (1.19%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.19%) MSTest
5 1 (1.19%) Moq
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
4 3 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (83.33%) .NET
2 33 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 26 (30.95%) HTML
4 24 (28.57%) CSS
5 21 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (22.62%) jQuery
7 14 (16.67%) WCF
7 14 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (14.29%) HTML5
9 10 (11.90%) Ninject
10 9 (10.71%) .NET Framework
10 9 (10.71%) Web Services
10 9 (10.71%) CSS3
11 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (9.52%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.76%) Entity Framework
12 4 (4.76%) XML
13 3 (3.57%) XHTML
13 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Streaming Music
2 5 (5.95%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (5.95%) Social Media
3 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.38%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.19%) GIS
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Android
1 6 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone
2 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (38.10%) MVC
3 20 (23.81%) TDD
4 16 (19.05%) OO
5 14 (16.67%) OOD
5 14 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 11 (13.10%) Project Management
8 10 (11.90%) Web Application Development
8 10 (11.90%) SDLC
9 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.76%) Scrum
10 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.76%) Line Management
11 3 (3.57%) Mobile First
11 3 (3.57%) SOA
11 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.57%) UML
11 3 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 45 (53.57%) C#
2 29 (34.52%) JavaScript
3 23 (27.38%) SQL
4 21 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 16 (19.05%) Java
6 9 (10.71%) PHP
7 7 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.33%) C
8 3 (3.57%) VB
8 3 (3.57%) Python
9 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.38%) VB6
9 2 (2.38%) Ruby
10 1 (1.19%) PHP5
10 1 (1.19%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
1 1 (1.19%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle
3 5 (5.95%) Twitter
4 4 (4.76%) Zend
4 4 (4.76%) Facebook
5 3 (3.57%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.38%) SAP
6 2 (2.38%) Apple
6 2 (2.38%) Google
7 1 (1.19%) ESRI
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