The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £36,750 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Application Developer
South East / Kent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 78 82
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.30% 1.06% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 1.08% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 8
Median salary £36,750 £48,750 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.61% +56.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 652 926 1048
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.30% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 566 818 930
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.25% +9.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Kent

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Kent

Applications 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 Applications Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 June 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 - 1 £38,500 -
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Applications 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 Applications Developer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing
4 3 (42.86%) MVVM
4 3 (42.86%) Moq
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) WinForms
4 3 (42.86%) Thunderhead
4 3 (42.86%) NUnit
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Moq
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
1 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
1 4 (57.14%) LINQ
1 4 (57.14%) WCF
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Blog
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) MVVM
1 3 (42.86%) System Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile First
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Thunderhead
2 1 (14.29%) Google