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 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 45 46 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 42 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.20% 4.69% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 4.77% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 18
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,750 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
793 1091 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.27% 98.38% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 685 974 1011
Median salary £44,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 December 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 December 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
Maidstone +3 25 £52,500 +16.66% 1
West Malling - 4 - -
Tunbridge Wells +5 3 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Sevenoaks - 3 £72,500 -
Dartford 0 1 £40,000 -
Sandwich - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 43 (69.35%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 40 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 39 (62.90%) C#
4 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET
6 34 (54.84%) MVC
7 25 (40.32%) TDD
8 24 (38.71%) Web Development
9 23 (37.10%) CSS
9 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (32.26%) Scrum
10 20 (32.26%) E-Commerce
11 19 (30.65%) .NET Framework
12 18 (29.03%) Entity Framework
13 15 (24.19%) NHibernate
14 14 (22.58%) SDLC
15 13 (20.97%) OO
16 12 (19.35%) MySQL
16 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
17 11 (17.74%) SQL
17 11 (17.74%) OOD
17 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
17 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
18 10 (16.13%) Linux
18 10 (16.13%) jQuery
18 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
19 9 (14.52%) CSS3
19 9 (14.52%) HTML5

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 (4.84%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Bluemix
2 2 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) MySQL
1 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (8.06%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.61%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.06%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (6.45%) Subversion
4 3 (4.84%) JIRA
4 3 (4.84%) Maven
5 2 (3.23%) Ant
5 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.23%) JUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.61%) jMock
6 1 (1.61%) Mockito
6 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.61%) NUnit
6 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (9.68%) Billing
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
3 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET
4 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (37.10%) CSS
5 19 (30.65%) .NET Framework
6 18 (29.03%) Entity Framework
7 15 (24.19%) NHibernate
8 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 10 (16.13%) jQuery
10 9 (14.52%) CSS3
10 9 (14.52%) HTML5
11 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (12.90%) Web Services
12 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.06%) RESTful
13 5 (8.06%) SOAP
14 4 (6.45%) Spring
14 4 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) iPad
3 1 (1.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) MVC
3 25 (40.32%) TDD
4 24 (38.71%) Web Development
5 20 (32.26%) E-Commerce
5 20 (32.26%) Scrum
6 14 (22.58%) SDLC
7 13 (20.97%) OO
8 11 (17.74%) OOD
9 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
10 8 (12.90%) Multithreading
10 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
11 7 (11.29%) SOLID
12 6 (9.68%) Concurrent Programming
13 5 (8.06%) Analytics
13 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
13 5 (8.06%) ETL
14 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (6.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 39 (62.90%) C#
3 11 (17.74%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) C++
5 4 (6.45%) Java
6 3 (4.84%) PHP
7 2 (3.23%) AspectJ
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) CFML
8 1 (1.61%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Jaspersoft
2 5 (8.06%) Talend
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000+ benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago