The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Whitstable 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Whitstable 73.33% 100.00% 60.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 78.57% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £23,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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 Whitstable 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
Whitstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Whitstable 93.33% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 4
Average salary £39,500 £23,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.73% -42.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Whitstable

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Whitstable

Developer
Salary Trend in Whitstable

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

Developer Salary Trend in Whitstable

Developer
Salary Histogram in Whitstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Whitstable region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Whitstable

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Whitstable

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Whitstable 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 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) VB.NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (71.43%) BDD
3 10 (71.43%) VB
3 10 (71.43%) WCF
3 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 10 (71.43%) Node.js
3 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (71.43%) RESTful
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (71.43%) Games
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Ruby
3 10 (71.43%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) RPG
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) DB2
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) EDI
5 2 (14.29%) FTP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Whitstable by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Whitstable 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 10 (71.43%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (71.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (71.43%) WCF
3 10 (71.43%) RESTful
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) EDI
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 2 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 10 (71.43%) BDD
2 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) VB.NET
2 10 (71.43%) VB
2 10 (71.43%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) RPG
4 2 (14.29%) RPG/400
4 2 (14.29%) RPG IV
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft