The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.45% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software 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
123 88 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 99.19% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 111 79 41
Average salary £35,173 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Maidstone

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 30 (90.91%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 18 (54.55%) .NET
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) MVC
5 12 (36.36%) Cocoa
5 12 (36.36%) Xcode
5 12 (36.36%) Objective-C
5 12 (36.36%) Android
5 12 (36.36%) Apple iOS
6 11 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
6 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 11 (33.33%) HTML
6 11 (33.33%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
7 10 (30.30%) WCF
8 9 (27.27%) WinForms
8 9 (27.27%) MVVM
9 8 (24.24%) iOS Development
9 8 (24.24%) WPF
9 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
9 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
9 8 (24.24%) C
10 7 (21.21%) NHS
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Phone
10 7 (21.21%) SystemC
11 6 (18.18%) CSS
12 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.06%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (15.15%) SQLite
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Xcode
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) jMock
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Mockito
2 2 (6.06%) Gradle
2 2 (6.06%) Ant
2 2 (6.06%) JUnit
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) Cocoa
3 11 (33.33%) HTML
3 11 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 10 (30.30%) WCF
5 9 (27.27%) WinForms
6 8 (24.24%) WPF
6 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
7 6 (18.18%) CSS
8 4 (12.12%) REST
8 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.12%) SOAP
8 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 3 (9.09%) jQuery
9 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (6.06%) Apache Camel
10 2 (6.06%) JSP
10 2 (6.06%) Spring Integration
10 2 (6.06%) JPA
10 2 (6.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 7 (21.21%) NHS
2 7 (21.21%) SystemC
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Android
1 12 (36.36%) Apple iOS
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) MVC
2 9 (27.27%) MVVM
3 8 (24.24%) iOS Development
4 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.15%) TDD
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) OOP
5 4 (12.12%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.12%) Android Development
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) Objective-C
4 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
4 8 (24.24%) C
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) MCP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCTS
2 4 (12.12%) MCPD
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
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