The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 4 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 14.29% 28.26% 15.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 28.26% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 8
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £38,800 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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 West Malling 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
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
28 46 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 57
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Developer
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Developer Salary Trend in West Malling

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in West Malling

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) MVC
3 16 (66.67%) HTML
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) CSS
5 13 (54.17%) C#
6 12 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (45.83%) REST
8 10 (41.67%) Java
8 10 (41.67%) OOD
8 10 (41.67%) Spring
9 9 (37.50%) OO
9 9 (37.50%) jQuery
10 7 (29.17%) VB
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 7 (29.17%) Scrum
10 7 (29.17%) VB6
10 7 (29.17%) Network Load Balancing
10 7 (29.17%) WCF
11 6 (25.00%) SOA
11 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (25.00%) WinForms
11 6 (25.00%) Maven
11 6 (25.00%) JSON
11 6 (25.00%) Spring Integration
12 5 (20.83%) MySQL
12 5 (20.83%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (12.50%) Intranet
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) HTML
3 14 (58.33%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (45.83%) REST
6 10 (41.67%) Spring
7 9 (37.50%) jQuery
8 7 (29.17%) WCF
9 6 (25.00%) Spring Integration
9 6 (25.00%) JSON
9 6 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 6 (25.00%) WinForms
10 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (20.83%) Ember.js
10 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
10 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (16.67%) WF
11 4 (16.67%) RESTful
11 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) MVC
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) OOD
4 9 (37.50%) OO
5 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (25.00%) SOA
7 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.83%) Workflow
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) Network Design
8 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) Web Development
10 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 10 (41.67%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) VB6
5 7 (29.17%) VB
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
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