Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 52 34
Rank change year-on-year +26 -18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 4.80% 2.52% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 2.76% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Maidstone median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £17,625 £33,500 £40,625
90th Percentile £40,000 £53,750 £47,875
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -8.57%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 112 217 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 89.60% 91.18% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 107 201 137
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £26,550 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,250 £61,250 £60,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% -3.53%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidstone.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Maidstone

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Maidstone

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Maidstone over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) webpack
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) PMI
2 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (50.00%) Angular 2
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data

Software Engineering
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 4 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) webpack
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Web Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Angular 2
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (66.67%) PMI
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft