Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 66 45 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 38.15% 28.66% 38.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.60% 28.85% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 78
Maidstone median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +8.55% -1.30%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £58,750
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171 156 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 98.84% 99.36% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 140 145 197
Maidstone median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,225 £20,400 £22,875
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,000 £58,750
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidstone.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Maidstone

Developer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Developer in Maidstone

Developer
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Maidstone over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Maidstone

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 37 (56.06%) JavaScript
2 35 (53.03%) CSS
3 31 (46.97%) HTML
4 27 (40.91%) C#
5 26 (39.39%) Java
5 26 (39.39%) MVC
6 24 (36.36%) SQL
6 24 (36.36%) MySQL
7 21 (31.82%) XML
8 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 18 (27.27%) Spring
9 17 (25.76%) .NET
10 16 (24.24%) Hibernate
11 15 (22.73%) Ajax
12 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (21.21%) JSP
12 14 (21.21%) Swing
12 14 (21.21%) Finance
12 14 (21.21%) Fiddler
12 14 (21.21%) Confluence
12 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
13 13 (19.70%) PHP
13 13 (19.70%) TDD
14 12 (18.18%) Web Development
15 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
15 11 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 10 (15.15%) Project Management
16 10 (15.15%) Marketing
17 9 (13.64%) Photoshop
17 9 (13.64%) Front End Development

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (21.21%) Confluence
2 8 (12.12%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.52%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) MySQL
2 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.52%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) GIS
7 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Fiddler
1 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 6 (9.09%) Mocha
3 5 (7.58%) webpack
4 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (3.03%) Maven
7 1 (1.52%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.52%) Gradle
7 1 (1.52%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Advertising
3 2 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Automotive
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Games
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.03%) CSS
2 31 (46.97%) HTML
3 21 (31.82%) XML
4 18 (27.27%) Spring
5 17 (25.76%) .NET
6 16 (24.24%) Hibernate
7 15 (22.73%) Ajax
8 14 (21.21%) JSP
8 14 (21.21%) Swing
9 11 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
10 8 (12.12%) Django
10 8 (12.12%) HTML5
10 8 (12.12%) jQuery
10 8 (12.12%) Laravel
10 8 (12.12%) Symfony
11 6 (9.09%) CSS3
12 5 (7.58%) LAMP
13 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (6.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) User Experience
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) iPad
3 2 (3.03%) PMI
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) MVC
2 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.70%) TDD
4 12 (18.18%) Web Development
5 10 (15.15%) Project Management
6 9 (13.64%) Front End Development
6 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.12%) CRM
7 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.12%) Email Marketing
7 8 (12.12%) OO PHP
7 8 (12.12%) UX Design
7 8 (12.12%) Web Design
8 7 (10.61%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) SDLC
10 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.06%) Database Optimisation
12 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (4.55%) Process Improvement
12 3 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) JavaScript
2 27 (40.91%) C#
3 26 (39.39%) Java
4 24 (36.36%) SQL
5 13 (19.70%) PHP
6 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 8 (12.12%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.03%) Ruby
10 1 (1.52%) C
10 1 (1.52%) C++
10 1 (1.52%) F#
10 1 (1.52%) Python
10 1 (1.52%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.52%) Kibana
1 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe
3 1 (1.52%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.52%) Facebook
3 1 (1.52%) Google
3 1 (1.52%) SAP
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