The median annual salary for a Applications Developer was £28,001 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
South East / Kent
Rank 75 90 94
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 5 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.63% 1.50% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.53% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 4
Median salary £28,001 £30,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -31.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 779 1110 925
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.50% 97.80% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 640 965 832
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 27 March 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
Folkestone - 3 £28,001 - 2
Canterbury - 1 £35,556 -
Dartford - 1 - -
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (80.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) .NET
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) CRM
4 8 (53.33%) WPF
5 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) WinForms
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) MVVM
7 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (26.67%) NUnit
8 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) System Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (20.00%) LINQ
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (20.00%) Caliburn.Micro
9 3 (20.00%) Moq
9 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis

Applications 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) NUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Moq
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) jMock
4 2 (13.33%) JUnit
4 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 2 (13.33%) Mockito
4 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) MSBuild
5 1 (6.67%) MSTest
5 1 (6.67%) NCover
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) WPF
3 7 (46.67%) WinForms
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (20.00%) Caliburn.Micro
5 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (20.00%) LINQ
6 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) J2EE
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 2 (13.33%) Spring
6 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) CRM
2 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) MVVM
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) System Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (13.33%) Build Automation
7 2 (13.33%) SOLID
8 1 (6.67%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (6.67%) Image Processing
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile First
8 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
8 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Thunderhead
Folkestone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga
Salary: Competitive plus excellent staff benefits
Posted: 25 days ago