The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was - 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
Senior Software Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank - 103 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £72,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

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%  

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Kent

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Kent

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware

Senior Software Engineer 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle