The median annual salary for a Developer was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Developer
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 246 309 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 36.77% 31.86% 41.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.39% 32.46% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 229 281 391
Median salary £36,500 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.41% +1.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 658 952 1046
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.36% 98.14% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 567 838 929
Median salary £36,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.41% +6.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Kent

Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Developer in Kent

Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Kent over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Kent

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 Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 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
Tunbridge Wells 0 51 £42,500 - 1
Canterbury 0 31 £31,250 -16.66% 2
Maidstone +7 24 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Dartford -2 20 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Folkestone 0 16 £40,000 +14.28%
Rochester -1 15 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Malling +2 11 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Chatham 0 4 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Sittingbourne -11 3 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Whitstable 0 2 £40,500 +15.71%
Westerham +4 1 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Tonbridge -3 1 £47,500 +21.79% 1
Deal - 1 £30,500 -
Dover - 1 £34,500 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 340 (65.26%) C#
2 323 (62.00%) .NET
3 284 (54.51%) MVC
4 271 (52.02%) SQL Server
5 258 (49.52%) JavaScript
6 243 (46.64%) SQL
6 243 (46.64%) ASP.NET
7 242 (46.45%) HTML
8 220 (42.23%) CSS
9 169 (32.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 160 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
11 135 (25.91%) TDD
12 118 (22.65%) AngularJS
13 116 (22.26%) Web Development
14 106 (20.35%) ASP.NET Web API
15 97 (18.62%) Web Application Development
16 91 (17.47%) WCF
17 90 (17.27%) Git (software)
18 89 (17.08%) Node.js
19 87 (16.70%) PHP
20 85 (16.31%) RESTful
21 83 (15.93%) jQuery
22 82 (15.74%) HTML5
22 82 (15.74%) Microsoft
23 81 (15.55%) OO
24 79 (15.16%) MySQL
25 78 (14.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 73 (14.01%) XML
27 72 (13.82%) Web Services
28 71 (13.63%) T-SQL

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 20 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.26%) CMS
3 15 (2.88%) Confluence
4 11 (2.11%) Apache
5 9 (1.73%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.73%) WordPress
6 7 (1.34%) IIS
7 5 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.58%) Moodle
8 3 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.58%) Totara
9 2 (0.38%) SAS
9 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 31 (5.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.34%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.65%) SaaS
3 7 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.77%) Google Play
5 3 (0.58%) GitHub
6 2 (0.38%) Firebase
7 1 (0.19%) AdWords
7 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.19%) Kissmetrics
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.50%) Intranet
2 2 (0.38%) Broadband
2 2 (0.38%) SSL
3 1 (0.19%) CDMA
3 1 (0.19%) GSM
3 1 (0.19%) LTE
3 1 (0.19%) Skype
3 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.19%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (52.02%) SQL Server
2 79 (15.16%) MySQL
3 60 (11.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (10.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (10.17%) NoSQL
6 49 (9.40%) SQL Server 2014
7 40 (7.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 40 (7.68%) SQL Server 2016
8 29 (5.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
9 17 (3.26%) MongoDB
9 17 (3.26%) Relational Database
10 16 (3.07%) Redis
11 11 (2.11%) Pentaho
11 11 (2.11%) Power BI
11 11 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.92%) DB2
13 8 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.34%) DTS
14 7 (1.34%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 90 (17.27%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (4.80%) NUnit
4 19 (3.65%) MSBuild
5 18 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.88%) Fiddler
7 11 (2.11%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.92%) Jasmine
8 10 (1.92%) Moq
9 7 (1.34%) Mocha
9 7 (1.34%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.15%) webpack
11 5 (0.96%) JIRA
11 5 (0.96%) Subversion
12 4 (0.77%) Gradle
12 4 (0.77%) Maven
12 4 (0.77%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.58%) Bower
13 3 (0.58%) Grunt
General
1 45 (8.64%) Finance
2 32 (6.14%) Marketing
3 27 (5.18%) Games
4 20 (3.84%) Advertising
5 18 (3.45%) Retail
6 7 (1.34%) Legal
7 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.77%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (62.00%) .NET
2 243 (46.64%) ASP.NET
3 242 (46.45%) HTML
4 220 (42.23%) CSS
5 169 (32.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 118 (22.65%) AngularJS
7 106 (20.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 91 (17.47%) WCF
9 89 (17.08%) Node.js
10 85 (16.31%) RESTful
11 83 (15.93%) jQuery
12 82 (15.74%) HTML5
13 78 (14.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 73 (14.01%) XML
15 72 (13.82%) Web Services
16 65 (12.48%) .NET Framework
17 63 (12.09%) WPF
18 58 (11.13%) WinForms
19 47 (9.02%) CSS3
20 46 (8.83%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.18%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (3.26%) User Experience
5 16 (3.07%) Social Network
6 14 (2.69%) iSeries
7 11 (2.11%) AS400
7 11 (2.11%) W3C
8 9 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.73%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.54%) iPad
9 8 (1.54%) Online Games
10 5 (0.96%) BBC
10 5 (0.96%) Social Media
11 4 (0.77%) iPhone
12 3 (0.58%) Blog
12 3 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.58%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.38%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.10%) Windows
2 30 (5.76%) Linux
3 18 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.73%) Android
5 7 (1.34%) Unix
6 6 (1.15%) Solaris
6 6 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (0.77%) CentOS
8 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (54.51%) MVC
2 160 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (25.91%) TDD
4 116 (22.26%) Web Development
5 97 (18.62%) Web Application Development
6 81 (15.55%) OO
7 69 (13.24%) BDD
8 65 (12.48%) Unit Testing
9 50 (9.60%) Front End Development
10 48 (9.21%) Scrum
11 42 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (6.14%) SDLC
14 31 (5.95%) Dependency Injection
15 26 (4.99%) Kanban
16 25 (4.80%) CRM
16 25 (4.80%) E-Commerce
17 22 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (4.03%) MVVM
18 21 (4.03%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 340 (65.26%) C#
2 258 (49.52%) JavaScript
3 243 (46.64%) SQL
4 87 (16.70%) PHP
5 71 (13.63%) T-SQL
6 58 (11.13%) Java
7 57 (10.94%) VB.NET
8 56 (10.75%) Ruby
9 23 (4.41%) VBA
10 19 (3.65%) VB
11 13 (2.50%) C++
12 10 (1.92%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.73%) ActionScript
13 9 (1.73%) ActionScript 2.0
13 9 (1.73%) RPG
13 9 (1.73%) RPG IV
14 8 (1.54%) F#
15 7 (1.34%) Delphi
15 7 (1.34%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (5.76%) Degree
2 17 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.54%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.73%) QA
2 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.96%) Docker
1 5 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (1.54%) Kibana
2 6 (1.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 6 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.15%) WSUS
3 5 (0.96%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 82 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 59 (11.32%) Oracle
3 13 (2.50%) Google
4 11 (2.11%) Facebook
5 9 (1.73%) Cognos
5 9 (1.73%) IBM
6 8 (1.54%) iManage
6 8 (1.54%) LexisNexis
6 8 (1.54%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.96%) Adobe
7 5 (0.96%) Apple
7 5 (0.96%) Sony
7 5 (0.96%) VMware
7 5 (0.96%) Yahoo!
8 4 (0.77%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.58%) Perforce
9 3 (0.58%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.58%) Thunderhead
10 2 (0.38%) Infragistics
10 2 (0.38%) Sun
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: D.O.E
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competetive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Perkbo
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham
greywood
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Insta Research Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
ib3 Limited
Salary: Unspecified (a competitive package is on offer to the right candidate)
Posted: 13 days ago
Sittingbourne
greywood
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Adris Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
Kent
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago