Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 103 100
Rank change year-on-year +25 -3 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 30 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.34% 1.36% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 1.39% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 45
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.89% -6.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1,258 1,587 2,095
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.13% 97.84% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,071 1,332 1,894
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Kent over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone +5 8 £35,000 -
Maidstone - 5 £40,000 - 1
West Malling - 1 £57,500 -
Applications Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 27 (90.00%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (76.67%) .NET
4 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
5 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
6 16 (53.33%) CSS
6 16 (53.33%) SQL
7 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 14 (46.67%) MVC
8 14 (46.67%) webpack
9 13 (43.33%) SOLID
10 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
11 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
11 10 (33.33%) WCF
11 10 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (33.33%) Entity Framework
11 10 (33.33%) Node.js
11 10 (33.33%) Autofac
11 10 (33.33%) Backbone.js
11 10 (33.33%) MSBuild
11 10 (33.33%) NServiceBus
11 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
11 10 (33.33%) Marionette.js
11 10 (33.33%) SOA
11 10 (33.33%) MSMQ
11 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 10 (33.33%) Log4Net
11 10 (33.33%) ES6

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 10 (33.33%) NServiceBus
2 7 (23.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Mule
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) npm
1 10 (33.33%) Yarn
2 4 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) webpack
2 10 (33.33%) Babel
2 10 (33.33%) Log4Net
2 10 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 7 (23.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Advertising
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
4 16 (53.33%) CSS
5 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (33.33%) Autofac
5 10 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 10 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
5 10 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 10 (33.33%) Jest
5 10 (33.33%) Marionette.js
5 10 (33.33%) MSMQ
5 10 (33.33%) Node.js
5 10 (33.33%) Redux
5 10 (33.33%) WCF
6 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Core
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 6 (20.00%) React
8 5 (16.67%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (23.33%) Social Network
3 4 (13.33%) PMI
4 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) MVC
2 13 (43.33%) SOLID
3 11 (36.67%) Software Engineering
4 10 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (33.33%) SOA
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (26.67%) TDD
7 7 (23.33%) Microservices
7 7 (23.33%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) OO
8 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
9 4 (13.33%) Physics
9 4 (13.33%) Statistics
10 3 (10.00%) Migration
11 2 (6.67%) Android Development
11 2 (6.67%) CRM
11 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
11 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
11 2 (6.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) ES6
4 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (13.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook