The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 13 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 52 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 20.55% 2.17% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.49% 2.78% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
204 72 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 80.63% 78.26% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 112 67 48
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Software Engineering
Kent

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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 71 (82.56%) OO
2 70 (81.40%) C#
3 62 (72.09%) .NET
4 45 (52.33%) Microsoft
5 41 (47.67%) MVC
5 41 (47.67%) WinForms
6 38 (44.19%) OOP
6 38 (44.19%) .NET Framework
6 38 (44.19%) WPF
7 35 (40.70%) WCF
8 29 (33.72%) Degree
9 26 (30.23%) Computer Science
9 26 (30.23%) Multithreading
9 26 (30.23%) Apple iOS
9 26 (30.23%) Cocoa Touch
9 26 (30.23%) Mobile App
9 26 (30.23%) iOS Development
9 26 (30.23%) Cocoa
9 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (30.23%) MS Excel
9 26 (30.23%) Web Services
9 26 (30.23%) SQL
10 25 (29.07%) Windows
11 24 (27.91%) Xcode
11 24 (27.91%) Objective-C
12 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
13 20 (23.26%) HTML
13 20 (23.26%) Silverlight
14 18 (20.93%) N-Tier
15 17 (19.77%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (30.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.30%) SQLite
4 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (27.91%) Xcode
General
1 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (56.98%) Software Engineer
2 31 (36.05%) Developer
3 23 (26.74%) Software Developer
4 19 (22.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 18 (20.93%) .NET Software Engineer
6 15 (17.44%) Team Leader
7 10 (11.63%) Software Team Leader
8 9 (10.47%) Development Team Leader
9 8 (9.30%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (4.65%) iOS Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Junior
10 4 (4.65%) Software Development Team Leader
11 3 (3.49%) .NET Team Leader
11 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
12 2 (2.33%) .NET Developer
12 2 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
12 2 (2.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
13 1 (1.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 1 (1.16%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (72.09%) .NET
2 41 (47.67%) WinForms
3 38 (44.19%) .NET Framework
3 38 (44.19%) WPF
4 35 (40.70%) WCF
5 26 (30.23%) Cocoa Touch
5 26 (30.23%) Cocoa
5 26 (30.23%) Web Services
6 20 (23.26%) HTML
6 20 (23.26%) Silverlight
7 16 (18.60%) CSS
8 15 (17.44%) SOAP
8 15 (17.44%) REST
9 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET
10 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.65%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (4.65%) HTML5
11 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 2 (2.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Computer Science
1 26 (30.23%) Mobile App
2 18 (20.93%) N-Tier
3 15 (17.44%) SystemC
4 7 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (6.98%) NHS
6 1 (1.16%) Firmware
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Apple iOS
2 25 (29.07%) Windows
3 16 (18.60%) Android
4 10 (11.63%) Windows Phone
4 10 (11.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (82.56%) OO
2 41 (47.67%) MVC
3 38 (44.19%) OOP
4 26 (30.23%) Multithreading
4 26 (30.23%) iOS Development
4 26 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.77%) MVVM
6 15 (17.44%) SOA
7 13 (15.12%) OOD
8 12 (13.95%) Android Development
9 10 (11.63%) Product Management
9 10 (11.63%) Matrix Management
10 3 (3.49%) Scrum
11 2 (2.33%) TDD
11 2 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.33%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.16%) Software Architecture
12 1 (1.16%) CAD
12 1 (1.16%) CRM
12 1 (1.16%) UML
Programming Languages
1 70 (81.40%) C#
2 26 (30.23%) SQL
3 24 (27.91%) Objective-C
4 17 (19.77%) C
5 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
6 15 (17.44%) C++
7 12 (13.95%) VB
7 12 (13.95%) XAML
8 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.16%) Python
9 1 (1.16%) Perl
9 1 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (33.72%) Degree
2 15 (17.44%) MCP
2 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (17.44%) MCTS
2 15 (17.44%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.63%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 45 (52.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) Xamarin
3 7 (8.14%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.33%) McKesson
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £21000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
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