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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 68 51 70
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 30 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.99% 4.54% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 4.68% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 33
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
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
987 961 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.40% 96.97% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 869 872 977
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 £23,500 £23,000 £24,648
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 28 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 28 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 - 5 £47,500 -
Stansted - 4 £65,000 -
Folkestone - 3 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -12 1 £35,000 -17.64% 2
West Malling -18 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £45,000 -
Chatham - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 45 (52.94%) C#
2 44 (51.76%) .NET
3 36 (42.35%) XML
4 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 32 (37.65%) SQL Server
6 29 (34.12%) HTML
6 29 (34.12%) Java
7 28 (32.94%) CSS
8 27 (31.76%) jQuery
9 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (30.59%) SQL
9 26 (30.59%) MySQL
10 22 (25.88%) Unit Testing
11 20 (23.53%) MVC
11 20 (23.53%) Linux
11 20 (23.53%) RESTful
12 19 (22.35%) HTML5
12 19 (22.35%) AngularJS
12 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
12 19 (22.35%) JSON
13 18 (21.18%) Web Development
13 18 (21.18%) E-Commerce
13 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
13 18 (21.18%) WCF
13 18 (21.18%) CSS3
13 18 (21.18%) Front End Development
14 17 (20.00%) CMS
14 17 (20.00%) Subversion
15 15 (17.65%) Spring
15 15 (17.65%) Web Services

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 17 (20.00%) CMS
2 13 (15.29%) Tomcat
2 13 (15.29%) Umbraco
3 7 (8.24%) Node.js
3 7 (8.24%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (7.06%) JBoss
5 5 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (5.88%) WordPress
6 4 (4.71%) Apache
7 2 (2.35%) WildFly
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (37.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (30.59%) MySQL
3 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.00%) Subversion
3 12 (14.12%) JUnit
4 11 (12.94%) NUnit
5 9 (10.59%) Ant
5 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
5 9 (10.59%) TestNG
6 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (8.24%) gulp
8 5 (5.88%) JIRA
8 5 (5.88%) Maven
9 4 (4.71%) Jasmine
9 4 (4.71%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (4.71%) Protractor
9 4 (4.71%) QUnit
9 4 (4.71%) SoapUI
9 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.53%) MSBuild
10 3 (3.53%) ReSharper
10 3 (3.53%) Xcode
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Legal
3 4 (4.71%) Marketing
3 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Billing
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (51.76%) .NET
2 36 (42.35%) XML
3 29 (34.12%) HTML
4 28 (32.94%) CSS
5 27 (31.76%) jQuery
6 20 (23.53%) RESTful
7 19 (22.35%) AngularJS
7 19 (22.35%) HTML5
7 19 (22.35%) JSON
8 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET
8 18 (21.18%) CSS3
8 18 (21.18%) WCF
9 15 (17.65%) Spring
9 15 (17.65%) Web Services
9 15 (17.65%) WPF
10 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (14.12%) .NET Framework
11 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (14.12%) J2EE
12 11 (12.94%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.18%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Android
3 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) Unit Testing
3 20 (23.53%) MVC
4 18 (21.18%) E-Commerce
4 18 (21.18%) Front End Development
4 18 (21.18%) Web Development
5 13 (15.29%) Data Protection
6 12 (14.12%) Scrum
6 12 (14.12%) SDLC
6 12 (14.12%) TDD
7 11 (12.94%) Mentoring
8 10 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 10 (11.76%) MVVM
9 9 (10.59%) Mobile Development
9 9 (10.59%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (9.41%) CRM
10 8 (9.41%) OOP
11 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (8.24%) OOD
12 6 (7.06%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) C#
2 34 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (34.12%) Java
4 26 (30.59%) SQL
5 15 (17.65%) PHP
6 11 (12.94%) Scala
7 9 (10.59%) VB.NET
8 7 (8.24%) TypeScript
9 5 (5.88%) AspectJ
9 5 (5.88%) C++
9 5 (5.88%) Delphi
10 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle
3 7 (8.24%) Sitecore
4 5 (5.88%) IBM
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