Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 33 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 -29
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 5.88% 1.32% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 1.80% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Maidstone median annual salary £42,500 £43,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.73% -13.50% +25.00%
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -2.44%

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 135 111 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 79.41% 73.51% 84.23%
Number of salaries quoted 107 101 171
Maidstone median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £22,600 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £61,250
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -5.88%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Secure Coding
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) JSON

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 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (10.00%) gulp
2 1 (10.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) EDI
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Secure Coding
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft