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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 68 40 66
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 20 64 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.07% 5.81% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 5.96% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 63 39
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,300 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
943 1073 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.82% 97.37% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 827 948 1024
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Stansted - 4 £65,000 -
Sittingbourne -3 2 £47,500 +35.71%
West Malling -12 2 - -
Folkestone +4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Maidstone +2 1 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Tunbridge Wells -3 1 - - 1
Canterbury - 1 £45,000 -
Rochester - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 38 (56.72%) C#
2 35 (52.24%) .NET
3 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
4 23 (34.33%) XML
5 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
6 19 (28.36%) HTML
6 19 (28.36%) Java
6 19 (28.36%) CSS
6 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (26.87%) WCF
7 18 (26.87%) MySQL
7 18 (26.87%) Unit Testing
8 17 (25.37%) MVC
8 17 (25.37%) WPF
9 16 (23.88%) SQL
9 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
9 16 (23.88%) HTML5
10 15 (22.39%) CSS3
10 15 (22.39%) Linux
11 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
11 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (20.90%) jQuery
12 13 (19.40%) RESTful
12 13 (19.40%) SDLC
12 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
13 12 (17.91%) NUnit
13 12 (17.91%) WinForms
13 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
14 11 (16.42%) Front End Development
14 11 (16.42%) Web Development

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 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.94%) CMS
3 5 (7.46%) JBoss
3 5 (7.46%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.97%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.48%) Apache
6 2 (2.99%) WildFly
6 2 (2.99%) WordPress
7 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Bluemix
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.87%) MySQL
3 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) NUnit
2 11 (16.42%) JUnit
3 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.93%) Subversion
4 5 (7.46%) TestNG
5 4 (5.97%) Ant
5 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.97%) gulp
5 4 (5.97%) MSBuild
5 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.48%) SoapUI
6 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.99%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.99%) StyleCop
7 2 (2.99%) Xcode
8 1 (1.49%) JIRA
8 1 (1.49%) Maven
8 1 (1.49%) Moq
8 1 (1.49%) QUnit
8 1 (1.49%) WiX
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Legal
3 5 (7.46%) Retail
4 3 (4.48%) Billing
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
6 1 (1.49%) Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) .NET
2 23 (34.33%) XML
3 19 (28.36%) CSS
3 19 (28.36%) HTML
4 18 (26.87%) WCF
5 17 (25.37%) WPF
6 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
6 16 (23.88%) HTML5
7 15 (22.39%) CSS3
8 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (20.90%) jQuery
9 13 (19.40%) RESTful
10 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
10 12 (17.91%) WinForms
11 11 (16.42%) Spring
12 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
12 10 (14.93%) Web Services
13 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (11.94%) GWT
14 8 (11.94%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.96%) Virtual Team
3 5 (7.46%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.87%) Unit Testing
3 17 (25.37%) MVC
4 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
5 13 (19.40%) SDLC
6 11 (16.42%) Front End Development
6 11 (16.42%) Web Development
7 10 (14.93%) MVVM
7 10 (14.93%) Prototyping
8 9 (13.43%) TDD
9 8 (11.94%) CRM
9 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.45%) Data Protection
10 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
10 7 (10.45%) Mobile Development
10 7 (10.45%) OO
10 7 (10.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 38 (56.72%) C#
2 21 (31.34%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.36%) Java
4 16 (23.88%) SQL
5 10 (14.93%) PHP
5 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.96%) C++
6 6 (8.96%) Scala
7 5 (7.46%) Delphi
8 4 (5.97%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.49%) AspectJ
9 1 (1.49%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.49%) IBM
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