The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 29 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.01% - 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% - 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £52,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Programmer
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
98 102 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 98.99% 99.03% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 92 91 43
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Programmer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Maidstone region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Maidstone

Programmer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Drupal
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#