The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 8.53% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
128 86 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 99.22% 100.00% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 117 79 47
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
Kent

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 30 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (92.86%) C#
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 25 (59.52%) .NET
4 20 (47.62%) MVC
5 18 (42.86%) Cocoa
5 18 (42.86%) Android
5 18 (42.86%) Apple iOS
6 17 (40.48%) Cocoa Touch
6 17 (40.48%) Mobile App
6 17 (40.48%) HTML
6 17 (40.48%) SQL
6 17 (40.48%) Windows
7 16 (38.10%) Xcode
7 16 (38.10%) Objective-C
7 16 (38.10%) .NET Framework
8 14 (33.33%) WCF
9 13 (30.95%) MVVM
9 13 (30.95%) iOS Development
9 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
9 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
10 12 (28.57%) C
10 12 (28.57%) OOP
10 12 (28.57%) OO
11 11 (26.19%) Windows Phone
11 11 (26.19%) SystemC
11 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (23.81%) CSS
13 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
13 9 (21.43%) Degree
13 9 (21.43%) WinForms

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.76%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (21.43%) SQLite
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Xcode
2 2 (4.76%) Maven
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Ant
2 2 (4.76%) JUnit
2 2 (4.76%) jMock
2 2 (4.76%) Mockito
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Gradle
General
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) .NET
2 18 (42.86%) Cocoa
3 17 (40.48%) Cocoa Touch
3 17 (40.48%) HTML
4 16 (38.10%) .NET Framework
5 14 (33.33%) WCF
6 10 (23.81%) CSS
7 9 (21.43%) WinForms
8 8 (19.05%) WPF
8 8 (19.05%) REST
8 8 (19.05%) SOAP
8 8 (19.05%) Web Services
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.14%) jQuery
11 2 (4.76%) Spring
11 2 (4.76%) JSF
11 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
11 2 (4.76%) JSP
11 2 (4.76%) J2SE
11 2 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Mobile App
2 11 (26.19%) SystemC
3 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 7 (16.67%) NHS
5 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Android
1 18 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) MVC
2 13 (30.95%) MVVM
2 13 (30.95%) iOS Development
2 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
3 12 (28.57%) OOP
3 12 (28.57%) OO
4 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) SOA
5 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.90%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Android Development
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
7 2 (4.76%) Product Management
8 1 (2.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) C#
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 16 (38.10%) Objective-C
4 12 (28.57%) C
5 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.52%) XAML
7 4 (9.52%) VB
7 4 (9.52%) C++
8 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) MCPD
2 8 (19.05%) MCTS
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) DevExpress
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