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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 10 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 37.04% 24.53% 18.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.04% 24.53% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 8
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £38,800 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,143 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
27 53 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 46
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in West Malling

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
4 18 (62.07%) MVC
5 17 (58.62%) HTML
6 15 (51.72%) CSS
7 14 (48.28%) C#
8 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
9 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
10 11 (37.93%) OOD
10 11 (37.93%) Java
10 11 (37.93%) Spring
10 11 (37.93%) REST
11 10 (34.48%) jQuery
11 10 (34.48%) OO
12 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
12 9 (31.03%) MySQL
12 9 (31.03%) Oracle
13 8 (27.59%) Scrum
13 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (27.59%) Network Load Balancing
13 8 (27.59%) WCF
14 7 (24.14%) VB6
14 7 (24.14%) VB
14 7 (24.14%) SQL
14 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
15 6 (20.69%) SOA
15 6 (20.69%) Maven
15 6 (20.69%) WinForms
15 6 (20.69%) Hibernate

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Intranet
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
1 4 (13.79%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) MySQL
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Maven
General
1 4 (13.79%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) CSS
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
5 11 (37.93%) Spring
5 11 (37.93%) REST
6 10 (34.48%) jQuery
7 8 (27.59%) WCF
8 6 (20.69%) Spring Integration
8 6 (20.69%) JSON
8 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
8 6 (20.69%) WinForms
9 5 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (17.24%) Ember.js
9 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (13.79%) WF
10 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (13.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (13.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 11 (37.93%) OOD
3 10 (34.48%) OO
4 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
5 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (20.69%) SOA
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.24%) Workflow
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) Web Development
8 4 (13.79%) Network Design
9 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
4 11 (37.93%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 7 (24.14%) VB6
5 7 (24.14%) VB
6 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft