The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 29 34 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 3 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 2.04% 5.75% 17.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 7.47% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 0
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Software Engineering
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
110 174 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 74.83% 76.99% 77.61%
Number of salaries quoted 99 147 38
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Maidstone

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) OO
3 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) CSS
5 10 (43.48%) TDD
6 9 (39.13%) WinForms
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
6 9 (39.13%) WPF
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 9 (39.13%) N-Tier
6 9 (39.13%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) C++
7 8 (34.78%) WCF
7 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
8 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
8 7 (30.43%) Migration
8 7 (30.43%) Scrum
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) Windows
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
9 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
9 6 (26.09%) VB

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Xcode
2 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (8.70%) Automotive
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
1 2 (8.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
2 3 (13.04%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) WinForms
3 9 (39.13%) WPF
4 8 (34.78%) WCF
5 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 6 (26.09%) Cocoa
5 6 (26.09%) Cocoa Touch
6 5 (21.74%) CSS3
6 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.70%) CakePHP
9 1 (4.35%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
1 9 (39.13%) N-Tier
2 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
3 6 (26.09%) User Experience
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Android
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Phone
2 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) OO
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) MVC
4 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
4 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
4 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) OOP
5 6 (26.09%) iOS Development
6 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
6 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
6 3 (13.04%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) C++
5 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
6 6 (26.09%) VB
6 6 (26.09%) XAML
6 6 (26.09%) Objective-C
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) PHP
8 2 (8.70%) C
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
8 2 (8.70%) Assembly Language
9 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Xamarin
3 2 (8.70%) Sony