The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 22 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 12.07% 2.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 12.07% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
232 72 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 100.00% 97.30% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 141 68 54
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Software Engineer
Kent

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Maidstone

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (95.74%) OO
3 36 (76.60%) C#
4 34 (72.34%) WinForms
4 34 (72.34%) WPF
5 25 (53.19%) .NET
6 22 (46.81%) Multithreading
7 19 (40.43%) Silverlight
8 18 (38.30%) WCF
8 18 (38.30%) SQL
8 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
8 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
9 16 (34.04%) N-Tier
10 15 (31.91%) MVC
10 15 (31.91%) OOP
11 13 (27.66%) Degree
12 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
12 12 (25.53%) Cocoa
12 12 (25.53%) Apple iOS
12 12 (25.53%) Web Services
12 12 (25.53%) Cocoa Touch
12 12 (25.53%) Mobile App
12 12 (25.53%) iOS Development
13 11 (23.40%) OOD
13 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (21.28%) Xcode
14 10 (21.28%) Objective-C
15 8 (17.02%) C
16 7 (14.89%) Windows
16 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 18 (38.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) SQLite
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) WinForms
1 34 (72.34%) WPF
2 25 (53.19%) .NET
3 19 (40.43%) Silverlight
4 18 (38.30%) WCF
5 12 (25.53%) Cocoa
5 12 (25.53%) Web Services
5 12 (25.53%) Cocoa Touch
6 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.64%) HTML
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.38%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (6.38%) HTML5
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 2 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 2 (4.26%) jQuery
9 2 (4.26%) CSS
10 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) N-Tier
2 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 12 (25.53%) Mobile App
3 7 (14.89%) SystemC
4 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Firmware
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Apple iOS
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
3 2 (4.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (95.74%) OO
3 22 (46.81%) Multithreading
4 15 (31.91%) MVC
4 15 (31.91%) OOP
5 12 (25.53%) iOS Development
6 11 (23.40%) OOD
6 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.26%) TDD
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
8 1 (2.13%) CAD
8 1 (2.13%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) C#
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) Objective-C
4 8 (17.02%) C
5 3 (6.38%) C++
6 2 (4.26%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.26%) XAML
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) DevExpress
3 2 (4.26%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.13%) McKesson
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