Period
to 16 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 36 47 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 31.58% 35.61% 42.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.58% 35.61% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 77
Maidstone median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £24,500 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £53,000 £61,250
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -

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 114 132 190
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 102 128 157
Maidstone median annual salary £45,000 £38,415 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% +2.44% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,425 £22,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £59,750
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Maidstone

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

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 32 (88.89%) C#
1 32 (88.89%) .NET
2 29 (80.56%) MVC
3 28 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (63.89%) Microservices
6 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
7 20 (55.56%) OpenUP
8 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) CSS
9 7 (19.44%) jQuery
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
11 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
11 4 (11.11%) React
11 4 (11.11%) Degree
11 4 (11.11%) WCF
11 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
12 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
12 3 (8.33%) Web Development
12 3 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (8.33%) Web Services
12 3 (8.33%) webpack
12 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
12 3 (8.33%) Blockchain
12 3 (8.33%) Fintech
12 3 (8.33%) ES7

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 1 (2.78%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) webpack
2 2 (5.56%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) .NET
2 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (19.44%) CSS
3 7 (19.44%) HTML
3 7 (19.44%) jQuery
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
5 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 4 (11.11%) React
5 4 (11.11%) WCF
6 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (5.56%) Ajax
7 2 (5.56%) JSON
7 2 (5.56%) Node.js
7 2 (5.56%) RESTful
7 2 (5.56%) XML
8 1 (2.78%) OAuth
8 1 (2.78%) OpenID
8 1 (2.78%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) FMCG
1 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) MVC
2 23 (63.89%) Microservices
3 20 (55.56%) OpenUP
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Fintech
5 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) OOD
6 2 (5.56%) Pair Programming
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Task-Oriented
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) ES7
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) ES6
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) MIIS
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft