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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 25 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.76% 12.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 12.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
95 165 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 90.48% 99.40% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 90 113 75
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (57.14%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Symfony
5 2 (28.57%) Zend
5 2 (28.57%) Facebook
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) Social Media
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) Yii
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) PEAR
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Google Maps API
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Google
5 2 (28.57%) Subversion

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) PEAR
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Symfony
4 2 (28.57%) Yii
4 2 (28.57%) Google Maps API
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
1 2 (28.57%) Facebook
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft