Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chatham during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
Kent > Chatham
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 22 24
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 6.67% 2.15% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.50% 2.15% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Chatham median annual salary £49,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.67% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £47,000 £32,250 £23,050
90th Percentile £51,000 £42,750 £48,750
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +9.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chatham
Permanent vacancies in Chatham with a recognized job title 80 93 122
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 88.89% 100.00% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67 87 95
Chatham median annual salary £33,500 £35,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% -6.58% +10.14%
10th Percentile £28,400 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £48,850 £52,500
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chatham.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Chatham

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Chatham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Chatham.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Chatham

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chatham region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript