Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 49 33
Rank change year-on-year +31 -16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 8.85% 1.79% 4.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.93% 1.80% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Maidstone median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +90.00% -35.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £42,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £52,250 £28,750
Kent median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +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 112 222 214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.12% 99.11% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 102 208 197
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,725 £21,150
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £59,250
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Maidstone

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Maidstone

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Maidstone over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Maidstone

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
6 4 (40.00%) SOLID
6 4 (40.00%) webpack
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (30.00%) Marketing
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) OO
7 3 (30.00%) PMI
7 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (30.00%) QA
7 3 (30.00%) SaaS
7 3 (30.00%) Angular 2

Software 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) webpack
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) CSS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Angular 2
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) Node.js
7 1 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (10.00%) Spring
7 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) WF
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (30.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) SOLID
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft