The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sevenoaks region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 84.00% 43.48% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 84.00% 46.51% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 5
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £40,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,600 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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 Sevenoaks 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
Sevenoaks
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 100.00% 93.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 15
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £38,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

Developer
Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

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

Developer Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

Developer
Salary Histogram in Sevenoaks

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Sevenoaks region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Sevenoaks

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 16 (72.73%) Physics
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
1 16 (72.73%) Visualisation
2 14 (63.64%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Fortran
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
5 8 (36.36%) PhD
5 8 (36.36%) OOD
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
5 8 (36.36%) C
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) C++
6 6 (27.27%) Mathematica
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) GIS
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
9 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (9.09%) 3D Visualisation

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) EDMS
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.09%) WCF
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Physics
1 16 (72.73%) Computer Science
1 16 (72.73%) Visualisation
2 8 (36.36%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) GIS
4 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) OOD
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Document Management
3 2 (9.09%) Web Development
3 2 (9.09%) Image Processing
3 2 (9.09%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) Fortran
3 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
3 8 (36.36%) C
3 8 (36.36%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) R
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PhD
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WMI
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle