The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South East / Kent
Rank 66 58 65
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.12% 4.29% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 4.39% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 26
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -15.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 782 1117 905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.38% 97.73% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 639 970 813
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 £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%  

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 24 March 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 24 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
Tunbridge Wells +14 4 £45,000 -
West Malling +2 4 £35,000 -36.36%
Maidstone -5 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Dartford - 1 - -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 43 (72.88%) .NET
2 39 (66.10%) MVC
3 38 (64.41%) C#
4 37 (62.71%) HTML
4 37 (62.71%) ASP.NET
5 36 (61.02%) JavaScript
6 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (40.68%) .NET Framework
7 24 (40.68%) Entity Framework
8 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
9 20 (33.90%) CSS
10 19 (32.20%) E-Commerce
10 19 (32.20%) SQL
10 19 (32.20%) Web Development
11 18 (30.51%) TDD
12 16 (27.12%) NHibernate
13 13 (22.03%) Scrum
13 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
13 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
14 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (16.95%) SDLC
15 10 (16.95%) SOLID
16 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (13.56%) OO
17 8 (13.56%) Web Services

Senior 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 (1.69%) Apache
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (11.86%) MySQL
4 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (8.47%) Star Schema
6 2 (3.39%) SQL CLR
7 1 (1.69%) Big Data
7 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.69%) DTS
7 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) jMock
4 1 (1.69%) JUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) Mockito
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Billing
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (72.88%) .NET
2 37 (62.71%) ASP.NET
2 37 (62.71%) HTML
3 24 (40.68%) .NET Framework
3 24 (40.68%) Entity Framework
4 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (33.90%) CSS
6 16 (27.12%) NHibernate
7 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (13.56%) HTML5
9 8 (13.56%) Web Services
10 7 (11.86%) CSS3
11 6 (10.17%) jQuery
12 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.47%) RESTful
13 4 (6.78%) WCF
13 4 (6.78%) XML
14 3 (5.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.08%) iPad
3 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) MVC
2 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (32.20%) E-Commerce
3 19 (32.20%) Web Development
4 18 (30.51%) TDD
5 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
5 13 (22.03%) Scrum
6 10 (16.95%) SDLC
6 10 (16.95%) SOLID
7 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (13.56%) OO
8 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.17%) ETL
9 6 (10.17%) OOD
10 4 (6.78%) Analytics
11 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.39%) Concurrent Programming
12 2 (3.39%) Multithreading
12 2 (3.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) C#
2 36 (61.02%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.20%) SQL
4 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.78%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) VB
6 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Jaspersoft
2 5 (8.47%) Talend
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Telerik
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