Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 15 December 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
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 43 146 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 34.68% 64.04% 43.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.96% 64.60% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 137 76
Maidstone median annual salary £38,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.89% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,125 £32,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,000 £60,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies in Maidstone with a recognized job title 123 226 201
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.19% 99.12% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 112 214 186
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,300 £24,650 £21,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £60,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Maidstone

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
2 22 (51.16%) C#
3 21 (48.84%) CSS
4 20 (46.51%) HTML
4 20 (46.51%) .NET
5 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
7 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
7 17 (39.53%) MVC
8 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (32.56%) jQuery
10 13 (30.23%) TDD
10 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
11 12 (27.91%) OO
12 11 (25.58%) MySQL
12 11 (25.58%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (23.26%) SQL
14 9 (20.93%) Java
14 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
15 7 (16.28%) Marketing
15 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
15 7 (16.28%) Finance
16 6 (13.95%) PHP
16 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (13.95%) HTML5
16 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
16 6 (13.95%) Ajax
16 6 (13.95%) BDD
17 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
17 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API

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 3 (6.98%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Mule
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) MySQL
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.33%) Big Data
7 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.33%) GIS
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (9.30%) webpack
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Fiddler
3 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) PhpStorm
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 4 (9.30%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) CSS
2 20 (46.51%) .NET
2 20 (46.51%) HTML
3 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
4 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (32.56%) jQuery
6 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.95%) Ajax
7 6 (13.95%) HTML5
8 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (11.63%) Spring
8 5 (11.63%) WCF
8 5 (11.63%) XML
9 4 (9.30%) Angular 2
9 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (6.98%) Node.js
10 3 (6.98%) REST
11 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) PMI
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) CentOS
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) MVC
3 13 (30.23%) TDD
4 12 (27.91%) OO
5 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.95%) BDD
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.63%) SOLID
8 4 (9.30%) Coaching
8 4 (9.30%) OO PHP
8 4 (9.30%) SDLC
8 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
8 4 (9.30%) Web Development
9 3 (6.98%) CQRS
9 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (6.98%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
2 22 (51.16%) C#
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) Java
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
6 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.30%) TypeScript
8 3 (6.98%) C
9 1 (2.33%) PHP 5
9 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.33%) VBA
9 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.33%) DevExpress
2 1 (2.33%) SAP