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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 22 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 57.89% 40.00% 12.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 57.89% 40.00% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 8
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,143 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
38 50 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 61
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in West Malling

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
4 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
5 9 (39.13%) Java
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
6 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
7 7 (30.43%) MVC
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) CSS
8 6 (26.09%) OOD
8 6 (26.09%) TDD
8 6 (26.09%) Spring
8 6 (26.09%) Dojo
8 6 (26.09%) jQuery
9 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) Scrum
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) CRM
9 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (17.39%) WCF
10 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
10 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
10 4 (17.39%) Ajax
10 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) NUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.35%) Moq
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
3 8 (34.78%) Entity Framework
4 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 6 (26.09%) Dojo
4 6 (26.09%) Spring
4 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) Ajax
6 4 (17.39%) WCF
7 3 (13.04%) JSON
7 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
7 3 (13.04%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) XSD
7 3 (13.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) OOD
2 6 (26.09%) TDD
3 5 (21.74%) CRM
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) MVVM
6 2 (8.70%) Customer Insight
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Refactoring
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter