The median annual salary for a Programmer was - in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Programmer
South East / Kent
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 74 86
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 1 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.13% 2.90% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 2.96% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 33 13
Median salary - £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 770 1116 917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.84% 98.07% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 630 971 828
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Kent

Programmer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Programmer in Kent

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) NServiceBus
2 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering

Programmer 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 3 (75.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) SOLID
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
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