The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Developer
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 66 43
Rank change year-on-year +8 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 18 19 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.68% 2.00% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 2.04% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 61
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.57% +5.55%  

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 660 931 1054
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.36% 98.21% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 569 819 938
Median salary £36,000 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +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%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Kent

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Kent

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Kent over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Kent

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 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 +6 4 £55,000 -
Sittingbourne -7 2 £50,000 +5.26% 4
West Malling +10 1 £41,500 - 1
Canterbury -11 1 - -
Chatham - 1 £50,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
3 16 (45.71%) C#
4 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (40.00%) HTML
6 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
7 12 (34.29%) CSS
8 11 (31.43%) MVC
9 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 9 (25.71%) Java
10 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
11 8 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (20.00%) Spring
13 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (17.14%) Web Development
13 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
13 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
14 5 (14.29%) Microservices
14 5 (14.29%) Kafka
14 5 (14.29%) Spring Boot
14 5 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (14.29%) MySQL
14 5 (14.29%) Apache
14 5 (14.29%) JSON
15 4 (11.43%) WCF
15 4 (11.43%) Lucene

Senior 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 5 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.29%) MySQL
5 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.43%) SQL CLR
6 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.71%) Big Data
8 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) HTML
3 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (34.29%) CSS
5 8 (22.86%) AngularJS
6 7 (20.00%) Spring
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (14.29%) JSON
8 5 (14.29%) Kafka
8 5 (14.29%) Spring Boot
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.43%) Lucene
9 4 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (11.43%) WCF
9 4 (11.43%) XML
10 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
10 3 (8.57%) Entity Framework
10 3 (8.57%) HTML5
10 3 (8.57%) WinForms
11 2 (5.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) iPad
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) CentOS
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) MVC
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
4 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Web Development
5 5 (14.29%) Microservices
6 4 (11.43%) BPMN
6 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.43%) DNA
6 4 (11.43%) ETL
6 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) OOD
7 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) SOLID
8 2 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) C#
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 10 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 9 (25.71%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) Delphi
7 2 (5.71%) VB
7 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Sun
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Telerik
3 1 (2.86%) Vertica
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne
greywood
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago