Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 45 66 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 32.14% 38.82% 28.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.14% 39.29% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 40
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -15.15% +8.55%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,000 £25,350
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,000 £46,350
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year +12.00% -0.66% -5.63%

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 140 168 150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 98.82% 99.34%
Number of salaries quoted 136 137 139
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -13.10% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,150 £20,800
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

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 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Maidstone

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Maidstone region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (48.89%) C#
3 22 (48.89%) HTML
3 22 (48.89%) CSS
4 21 (46.67%) MVC
5 18 (40.00%) MySQL
5 18 (40.00%) jQuery
5 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 17 (37.78%) .NET
6 17 (37.78%) Finance
7 16 (35.56%) SQL
8 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 14 (31.11%) Java
10 13 (28.89%) CSS3
10 13 (28.89%) HTML5
11 12 (26.67%) Web Services
12 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
13 10 (22.22%) XML
13 10 (22.22%) Web Development
13 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (22.22%) React
14 9 (20.00%) MuleSoft
14 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (20.00%) Umbraco
14 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
14 9 (20.00%) Scrum
14 9 (20.00%) Windows
14 9 (20.00%) IIS
14 9 (20.00%) T-SQL

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 9 (20.00%) IIS
1 9 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 5 (11.11%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) WordPress
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Magento
1 3 (6.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) MySQL
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) Pentaho
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
4 7 (15.56%) JIRA
5 5 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 5 (11.11%) NetBeans
6 3 (6.67%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Ant
7 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.22%) Gradle
7 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) CSS
1 22 (48.89%) HTML
2 18 (40.00%) jQuery
3 17 (37.78%) .NET
4 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 13 (28.89%) CSS3
5 13 (28.89%) HTML5
6 12 (26.67%) Web Services
7 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (22.22%) React
7 10 (22.22%) XML
8 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
9 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (11.11%) REST
10 5 (11.11%) WCF
11 4 (8.89%) Sass
11 4 (8.89%) SOAP
12 3 (6.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.22%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) MVC
3 10 (22.22%) Web Development
4 9 (20.00%) Scrum
5 8 (17.78%) OO
6 7 (15.56%) TDD
7 6 (13.33%) BDD
7 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.11%) CQRS
8 5 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (11.11%) Refactoring
8 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.11%) Web Application Development
9 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.67%) Adaptive Web Design
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.67%) SEO
11 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 22 (48.89%) C#
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 14 (31.11%) Java
5 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.33%) PHP
7 5 (11.11%) Java 8
8 3 (6.67%) C++
9 2 (4.44%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) MuleSoft