Software Developer

Currently development and programming comprises around a third of IT jobs. There’s often the opportunity to work from home or on a freelance basis for those who require more flexibility.

Software developer jobs

Advance your career in software development

Software developers are in greater demand than ever. With programming languages evolving all the time, businesses need individuals who can stay up to date with the latest developments and competently design, install and maintain software systems.

The versatility of software development roles means there’s plenty of opportunity to learn and enhance your personal skillset. Since almost every industry needs software developers, you have the chance to work in a range of sectors and find what best suits you.

Software developer jobs in Kent

Whether you are looking for a short term or consultancy position, or full time employment within an established team, 1st Choice Jobs can help you find the ideal role. Contact us today to apply for a position or discuss your requirements.

Current Jobs

We work with a variety of businesses in Kent to bring you the latest vacancies. Browse our list of software developer jobs to find a role that fits your requirements.

  • Full Stack Developer

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
    • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
    • SalaryTo £35k

    Full Stack Developer Rural Ashford Up to 35k DOE VR/02266J   Our client is looking for a Full Stack Developer to join their small design and development team. You’ll be helping to develop bespoke applications, implementing new product features and...

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    • Full Stack C# .NET Developer

      • Posted 2 weeks ago
      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
      • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
      • SalaryTo £45k

      Full Stack C# .NET Developer Maidstone £45k VR/02262R   Description Our client is looking for a full stack, skilled and experienced .NET developer (ASP.NET, C# .NET) to help develop and maintain both internal and external client applications. Reporting to the...

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      • Front-end Developer

        • Posted 3 weeks ago
        • SpecialismSoftware Developer
        • LocationSittingbourne, United Kingdom
        • Salary£20-28k

        Front-end Developer Sittingbourne £20-28k DOE VR/02257J Our client is an ambitious "technical agency" based in Sittingbourne. They deliver a range of digital solutions for businesses from basic websites through to complex software applications and mobile apps, as well as providing...

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        • Full-Stack PHP Developer – MySQL, Linux

          • Posted 1 month ago
          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
          • LocationBarnsley, United Kingdom
          • Salary£25-40k

          Full-Stack PHP Developer - MySQL, Linux Barnsley £25-40k VR/02253J Our client is looking for a full-stack developer to take forward their core Real Time Tracking and User Information Application. The candidate should have: a) The ability to take a server...

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          • Senior C# ASP.Net Developer – Team Leader

            • Posted 1 month ago
            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
            • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
            • Salary£45-52k

            Senior C# ASP.Net Developer - Team Leader Rochester £45k-£52k VR/02245R Job description "Fancy working as part of a passionate, vibrant and fast-growing team? Are you committed to supporting others whilst continuing to develop your own skills? Would you be willing...

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            • PHP Web Developer

              • Posted 1 month ago
              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
              • LocationFolkestone, United Kingdom
              • Salary£22-28k

              PHP Web Developer Folkestone £22-28k VR/02238J This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a small, but growing team, working on a wide variety of new and existing websites/web applications. The main language you will be using is PHP,...

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              • PHP Developer

                • Posted 2 months ago
                • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
                • Salary£18-25k

                PHP Developer Rural Ashford - Due to rural location, own transport will be required. £18-25k VR/02230J   Our client, based in rural Ashford, is seeking a web software developer to assist with working on a bespoke company management system, which...

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                • Embedded Linux Developer

                  • Posted 2 months ago
                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                  • LocationBarnsley, United Kingdom
                  • Salary£30-40k

                  Embedded Linux Developer Barnsley £30-40k + benefits VR/02224J   Our client is looking for an Linux Embedded Developer, ideally front and back end to take forward their core application. The position would suit someone who likes to put their own...

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                  • C# .Net Developer

                    • Posted 2 months ago
                    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                    • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
                    • Salary£25-35k

                    C# .Net Developer Ashford To £35k VR/02151R Due to continued growth our client are looking to expand the development team with a mid-weight C# .Net developer. This is an ideal position of someone with a minimum of 2 years experience...

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                    • Front-end Developer

                      • Posted 2 months ago
                      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                      • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
                      • SalaryTo £40k

                      Front-end Developer up to £40k DOE Ashford, Kent VR/02200J Our client, a web development agency based in Ashford, is looking to recruit an experienced Front-end developer to assist in their rapid growth. They work with blue-chip clients with complex and...

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                      • Software Developer

                        • Posted 2 months ago
                        • SpecialismBusiness Analyst, Software Developer
                        • LocationKings Hill, United Kingdom
                        • SalaryTo £60k

                        Software Developer Kings Hill To £60k Pension and Private health Care (on completion of 3 month probation) VR/02222R Purpose Our client requires a Software Developer to take forwards a number of software projects and to develop new applications. Our client...

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                        • Software Quality Assurance Engineer

                          • Posted 2 months ago
                          • SpecialismIT Testing, Software Developer
                          • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                          • Salary£30 -38k

                          Software Quality Assurance Engineer Are you a stickler for detail looking for a new challenge? Location: Rochester Salary £30k - £38k VR/02219R   We’re looking for an ASP.NET developer that either has experience working within a QA environment or is...

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                          • C# ASP.Net Developer

                            • Posted 2 months ago
                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                            • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                            • Salary£35-40k

                            C# ASP.Net Developer £35k-£40k Rochester VR/02218RR Fancy working as part of a passionate, vibrant and fast-growing team? Are you committed to hard work, developing your skills set and delivering the best possible outcome for the customer? Would you be willing...

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                            • PHP Developer

                              • Posted 2 months ago
                              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                              • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                              • SalaryTo £40k

                              PHP Developer Dartford up to £40k DOE VR/02214J Our client is an exciting young company looking for a talented PHP Programmer / Developer with a focus on excellent programming ability to expand their small technical team based in Dartford, Kent....

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                              • Low-level C++ Embedded Software Engineer

                                • Posted 3 months ago
                                • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                • SalaryCompetitive

                                Low-level C++ Embedded Software Engineer Dartford Competitive salary VR/02206R Our client is currently expanding its UK operation, creating an exciting opportunity to assist in the further development of their state-of-the-art products. We are seeking motivated and creative low-level software engineers,...

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                                • Senior C# Application Software Engineer, WPF

                                  • Posted 3 months ago
                                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                  • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                  • SalaryCompetitive

                                  Senior C# Application Software Engineer, WPF Dartford Competitive VR/02204R Our client is currently expanding its UK operation, creating an exciting opportunity to assist in the further development of their state-of-the-art products. We are seeking a motivated, proactive and creative Senior...

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                                  • C# Application Software Engineer

                                    • Posted 3 months ago
                                    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                    • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                    • SalaryCompetitive

                                    C# Application Software Engineer Dartford Competitive VR/02203R Our client is seeking a motivated, proactive and creative Software Engineer, keen to learn and contribute to the development of software applications to control their state-of-the-art products. You will be working with a...

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                                    • Data Engineer

                                      • Posted 3 months ago
                                      • SpecialismBig Data, Software Developer, Software Support
                                      • LocationAmsterdam, Netherlands
                                      • Salary€25-30k

                                      Data Engineer Amsterdam/Work from home Salary: €25-30k VR/02210R Our client is looking to recruit a driven and highly logical Data Engineer with a proven track record of developing or implementing data related technologies on time, to specification and to quality...

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                                      • Data Engineer

                                        • Posted 3 months ago
                                        • SpecialismBig Data, Software Developer
                                        • LocationSittingbourne, United Kingdom
                                        • Salary£25-35k

                                        Data Engineer Sittingbourne Salary: £25-35k VR/02258R Our client is looking to recruit a driven and highly logical Data Engineer with a proven track record of developing or implementing data related technologies on time, to specification and to quality assured standards....

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                                        • Senior Java Software Engineer

                                          • Posted 3 months ago
                                          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                          • LocationHerne Bay, United Kingdom
                                          • SalaryTo £45k

                                          Senior Java Software Engineer Herne Bay VR/02202J To £45k   A leading software solution provider is looking to add an experienced IT professional to their growing in-house development team at an exciting time in the industry. We’re looking for a developer...

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                                          • Software Developer

                                            • Posted 3 months ago
                                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                            • LocationWest Malling, United Kingdom
                                            • Salary£40-45k

                                            Software Developer West Malling £40,000-45,000 VR/02200J Our client is a fast paced and rapidly expanding company. The in-house development team is responsible for delivering high quality software solutions against strict scheduled deadlines using the latest technologies. The developer will work...

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                                            • .Net Web Developer

                                              • Posted 3 months ago
                                              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                              • LocationTunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
                                              • SalaryCompetitive

                                              .Net Web Developer Tunbridge Wells Competitive salary VR/02199J Our client is independently owned and operates in high growth businesses in the travel sectors. Their business is fast growing, innovative and technology-led. We’re looking for an enthusiastic .Net Web Developer to...

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                                              • C# .Net Developer

                                                • Posted 4 months ago
                                                • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                                                • Salary£25-45k

                                                C# .Net Developer Rochester £25-45k VR/02177R   A position has become available in a successful software company established over many years, who specialise in providing software solutions to various sectors. They are currently on a campaign to recruit a talented...

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                                                • PHP Developer

                                                  • Posted 4 months ago
                                                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                  • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                                  • Salarydepending on experience

                                                  PHP Developer Dartford - own transport is essential depending on experience 2174JD Our client is expanding and requires an additional PHP developer to join the team. Working within an established group, you will have an eye for design and work...

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                                                  • Full Stack .NET Application Developer – C#

                                                    • Posted 4 months ago
                                                    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                    • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
                                                    • Salary£55k

                                                    Full Stack .NET Application Developer - C# 1850JD Maidstone up to £55k DOE We are looking for a full stack, highly skilled and experienced .NET application developer (ASP.NET, C# .NET) to help develop and maintain both our internal and external...

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                                                    • Graduate Software Developer – iOS Development

                                                      • Posted 4 months ago
                                                      • SpecialismGraduate, Software Developer
                                                      • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
                                                      • Salary£20k

                                                      Graduate Software Developer - iOS Development Ashford - must have own transport VR/01957R Up to £20k (starting salary) - regular pay review 25 days holiday Pension scheme Free Parking Our client is a forward thinking software house based in beautiful...

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                                                      • Senior Software Developer

                                                        • Posted 6 months ago
                                                        • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                        • LocationWest Malling, United Kingdom
                                                        • Salary£55-65k

                                                        Senior Software Developer West Malling £55-65k VR/02149J Our client is a fast paced and rapidly expanding company. The in-house development team is responsible for delivering high quality software solutions against strict scheduled deadlines using the latest technologies. The senior developer...

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                                                        • Java Software Developer

                                                          • Posted 6 months ago
                                                          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                          • LocationUckfield, United Kingdom
                                                          • Salary£35-50k

                                                          Java Software Developer Uckfield £35-50k 2138J Our client is a software house looking to recruit a senior Java software developer to join their UK development team. The role will involve the development, maintenance and support of their product suite. You...

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                                                          • iOS Developer

                                                            • Posted 10 hours ago
                                                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                            • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
                                                            • SalaryTo £45k

                                                            iOS Developer Ashford Up to £45,000 VR/01962R Our client requires an iOS Developer.  You will be working with a team to develop new applications for iPhones and iPads. Experience: ·    Experience in Xcode ·    Experience in Swift/Objective C ·    Familiar...

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Roles we recruit under Software Developer

Software development encompasses a range of skills from design or modification to testing and debugging. Below, you’ll find the types of roles we recruit for under the specialism.

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