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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South East / Kent
Rank 56 39 88
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 31 58 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.74% 5.76% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 5.90% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 52 24
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £50,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
809 983 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.59% 97.62% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 650 875 972
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Maidstone -6 16 £52,500 - 1
West Malling - 5 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +9 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Dartford -3 1 - - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £72,500 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 49 (75.38%) .NET
2 42 (64.62%) C#
3 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
4 40 (61.54%) HTML
4 40 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 39 (60.00%) MVC
6 37 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (36.92%) Web Development
8 24 (36.92%) .NET Framework
8 24 (36.92%) Entity Framework
9 23 (35.38%) TDD
10 21 (32.31%) CSS
11 20 (30.77%) E-Commerce
12 19 (29.23%) Scrum
13 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
14 17 (26.15%) NHibernate
15 15 (23.08%) SQL
16 13 (20.00%) SDLC
17 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
18 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 11 (16.92%) OOD
18 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
18 11 (16.92%) MySQL
18 11 (16.92%) OO
19 10 (15.38%) jQuery
19 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
20 9 (13.85%) SOLID
20 9 (13.85%) Linux

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 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Bluemix
2 2 (3.08%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) Intranet
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) MySQL
3 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.69%) Star Schema
6 2 (3.08%) SQL CLR
7 1 (1.54%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.62%) JIRA
3 3 (4.62%) Maven
3 3 (4.62%) Subversion
4 2 (3.08%) Ant
4 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.54%) jMock
5 1 (1.54%) Mockito
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.69%) Billing
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (75.38%) .NET
2 40 (61.54%) ASP.NET
2 40 (61.54%) HTML
3 26 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (36.92%) .NET Framework
4 24 (36.92%) Entity Framework
5 21 (32.31%) CSS
6 17 (26.15%) NHibernate
7 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 10 (15.38%) jQuery
9 9 (13.85%) Web Services
10 7 (10.77%) HTML5
11 6 (9.23%) CSS3
12 5 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 5 (7.69%) SOAP
13 4 (6.15%) REST
13 4 (6.15%) RESTful
13 4 (6.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.08%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) MVC
2 37 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.92%) Web Development
4 23 (35.38%) TDD
5 20 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 19 (29.23%) Scrum
7 13 (20.00%) SDLC
8 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
9 11 (16.92%) OO
9 11 (16.92%) OOD
10 9 (13.85%) SOLID
11 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (10.77%) Data Modelling
13 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
14 5 (7.69%) Analytics
14 5 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
14 5 (7.69%) ETL
14 5 (7.69%) Multithreading
15 4 (6.15%) UML
16 2 (3.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 42 (64.62%) C#
2 41 (63.08%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.08%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) C++
5 4 (6.15%) Java
6 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.08%) AspectJ
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) CFML
8 1 (1.54%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Jaspersoft
2 5 (7.69%) Talend
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Telerik
5 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
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