The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 61 48 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 36 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.42% 4.99% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 5.17% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 34
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £40,600 £43,825
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1035 928 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.29% 96.57% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 904 838 977
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Kent region.

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

Senior Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne 0 7 £47,500 +35.71%
Folkestone - 4 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -7 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Malling -15 1 - -
Chatham - 1 £50,000 -
Stansted - 1 £65,000 - 1
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Senior 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 Kent region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 50 (51.55%) .NET
2 45 (46.39%) C#
2 45 (46.39%) XML
3 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
4 38 (39.18%) HTML
5 37 (38.14%) SQL
5 37 (38.14%) CSS
6 36 (37.11%) SQL Server
7 34 (35.05%) Java
8 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (31.96%) MySQL
9 31 (31.96%) jQuery
10 29 (29.90%) HTML5
11 28 (28.87%) Git (software)
12 26 (26.80%) Linux
13 25 (25.77%) Unit Testing
14 24 (24.74%) AngularJS
14 24 (24.74%) JSON
15 23 (23.71%) Web Development
15 23 (23.71%) MVC
15 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
15 23 (23.71%) Subversion
16 22 (22.68%) RESTful
17 21 (21.65%) CSS3
17 21 (21.65%) Scrum
17 21 (21.65%) Web Services
18 20 (20.62%) Spring
18 20 (20.62%) WCF
19 19 (19.59%) Front End Development
20 18 (18.56%) TDD

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 18 (18.56%) Tomcat
2 17 (17.53%) CMS
3 13 (13.40%) Umbraco
4 10 (10.31%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (7.22%) Node.js
5 7 (7.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (6.19%) JBoss
7 5 (5.15%) WordPress
8 4 (4.12%) Apache
9 2 (2.06%) WildFly
10 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.11%) SQL Server
2 31 (31.96%) MySQL
3 7 (7.22%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (28.87%) Git (software)
2 23 (23.71%) Subversion
3 14 (14.43%) Ant
3 14 (14.43%) Eclipse
3 14 (14.43%) NUnit
4 12 (12.37%) JUnit
4 12 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (10.31%) JIRA
5 10 (10.31%) Maven
6 9 (9.28%) TestNG
7 7 (7.22%) gulp
7 7 (7.22%) Jasmine
7 7 (7.22%) Protractor
8 4 (4.12%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (4.12%) Moq
8 4 (4.12%) QUnit
8 4 (4.12%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
9 3 (3.09%) MSTest
9 3 (3.09%) Xcode
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
1 7 (7.22%) Marketing
2 3 (3.09%) Billing
2 3 (3.09%) Legal
3 2 (2.06%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (51.55%) .NET
2 45 (46.39%) XML
3 38 (39.18%) HTML
4 37 (38.14%) CSS
5 31 (31.96%) jQuery
6 29 (29.90%) HTML5
7 24 (24.74%) AngularJS
7 24 (24.74%) JSON
8 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET
9 22 (22.68%) RESTful
10 21 (21.65%) CSS3
10 21 (21.65%) Web Services
11 20 (20.62%) Spring
11 20 (20.62%) WCF
12 17 (17.53%) J2EE
13 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (15.46%) .NET Framework
14 15 (15.46%) WPF
15 14 (14.43%) Ajax
15 14 (14.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.15%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.12%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.09%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.09%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.80%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Windows
3 3 (3.09%) Android
3 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.77%) Unit Testing
3 23 (23.71%) MVC
3 23 (23.71%) Web Development
4 21 (21.65%) Scrum
5 19 (19.59%) Front End Development
6 18 (18.56%) OOD
6 18 (18.56%) TDD
7 17 (17.53%) Mentoring
8 16 (16.49%) E-Commerce
9 14 (14.43%) Data Protection
10 13 (13.40%) OOP
11 12 (12.37%) OO
11 12 (12.37%) SDLC
12 11 (11.34%) Software Engineering
13 10 (10.31%) AOP
13 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (10.31%) Integration Testing
13 10 (10.31%) Mobile Development
13 10 (10.31%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.39%) C#
2 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
3 37 (38.14%) SQL
4 34 (35.05%) Java
5 15 (15.46%) PHP
5 15 (15.46%) VB.NET
6 11 (11.34%) Scala
7 10 (10.31%) AspectJ
7 10 (10.31%) TypeScript
8 6 (6.19%) C++
9 5 (5.15%) Delphi
10 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.03%) C
11 1 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) IBM
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft
1 10 (10.31%) Oracle
1 10 (10.31%) Sitecore
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