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.

  • Graduate Developer

    • Posted 6 days ago
    • SpecialismGraduate, Software Developer
    • LocationFolkestone, United Kingdom
    • Salary£24-27k

    Graduate Developer Folkestone £24-27k VR/02549R Job Overview: Our client's existing IT systems have been a major factor in the success and growth of the business and are very highly regarded them and the wider insurance industry. The successful candidate will...

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    • Junior Front-end Web Developer

      • Posted 2 weeks ago
      • SpecialismGraduate, Software Developer
      • LocationLongfield, United Kingdom
      • SalaryNegotiable

      Junior Front-end Web Developer Longfield Negotiable VR/02546J Our client is a successful web design company, with over 20 years of experience in both the public and private sector. They are expanding in reaction to their clients’ needs and they continue...

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      • Junior Web Designer

        • Posted 2 weeks ago
        • SpecialismSoftware Developer
        • LocationLongfield, United Kingdom
        • SalaryNegotiable

        Junior Web Designer Longfield Negotiable VR/02545J Our client is a successful web design company, with over 20 years of experience in both the public and private sector. They are expanding in reaction to their clients’ needs and they continue to...

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        • .NET Developer

          • Posted 3 weeks ago
          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
          • LocationFolkestone, United Kingdom
          • SalaryTo £40k

          .NET Developer Folkestone Up to £40k VR/02542J Our client, based in Folkestone, is seeking a .NET Developer. Their core platform is built on a Microsoft stack, C#, MVC, Microsoft SQL with Bootstrap 4 and Elasticsearch. They have a small, but...

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          • Lead Android Developer

            • Posted 3 weeks ago
            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
            • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
            • SalaryTo £70k

            Lead Android Developer Maidstone  To £70k VR/02540R Our client is building a new agile team of mobile software and test engineers in Maidstone. They are now looking for a Lead Android developer who will be responsible for the development of...

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            • Elasticsearch / Elastic Stack Developer/Engineer

              • Posted 1 month ago
              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
              • LocationCrawley, United Kingdom
              • SalaryTo £60k

              Elasticsearch / Elastic Stack Developer/Engineer Crawley Neg DOE up to £60k VR/02535R Our client is an exciting global technology company providing solutions combining the flexibility and creativity of a small company with the reach and stability of a large organisation....

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              • PHP Developer

                • Posted 1 month ago
                • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                • LocationCrawley, United Kingdom
                • SalaryTo £60k

                PHP Developer Crawley Neg DOE up to £60k VR/02534R Our client is an exciting global technology company providing solutions combining the flexibility and creativity of a small company with the reach and stability of a large organisation.  They are now...

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                • C++ Linux Software Engineer

                  • Posted 1 month ago
                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                  • LocationCrawley, United Kingdom
                  • SalaryTo £60k

                  C++ Linux Software Engineer Crawley Neg DOE up to £60k VR/02533R Our client is an exciting global technology company providing solutions combining the flexibility and creativity of a small company with the reach and stability of a large organisation. The...

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                  • Web Developer

                    • Posted 1 month ago
                    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                    • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
                    • SalaryNegotiable

                    Web Developer Maidstone Salary: Neg VR/02523R Opportunity to work from home 2 days per week if desired Our client is looking for a Web Developer to join their team. They are looking for developers looking to work with a modern...

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                    • C++ / QT Software Engineer

                      • Posted 1 month ago
                      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                      • LocationDeal, United Kingdom
                      • Salary£30-65k

                      C++ / QT Software Engineer Deal £30-65k VR/02525R Our client is looking for a C++ / QT Software Engineer to join their well-established software house in East Kent. They provide software solutions to global corporations and the education market. We...

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                      • Website Developer

                        • Posted 2 months ago
                        • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                        • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                        • SalaryNegotiable

                        Website Developer Dartford £Neg VR/02515R We are looking for an experienced web developer with at least 2 years experience in PHP and MySQL, and excellent knowledge of WordPress, responsive platforms such as Bootstrap and graphics such as Photoshop. We are...

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                        • PHP Developer

                          • Posted 2 months ago
                          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                          • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                          • SalaryNegotiable

                          PHP Developer Dartford - Flexible working available Salary: £ Neg VR/02512R We are looking for an experienced PHP Developer to join this vibrant and quickly expanding company based in Dartford. For this role our client can offer a flexible working...

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                          • Senior JAVA Software Developer

                            • Posted 2 months ago
                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                            • LocationUckfield, United Kingdom
                            • Salary£45k

                            Senior JAVA Software Developer Uckfield To £45k VR/02506R Our client is a leading global supplier of sophisticated information management software and consultancy services to blue chip customers. They are looking to recruit a senior Java software developer to join their...

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                            • .NET Developer

                              • Posted 1 month ago
                              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                              • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
                              • SalaryTo £35k

                              .NET Developer Maidstone Up to £35k VR/02507J An exciting opportunity has arisen for a .NET Developer to join a small I.T. department within an established company. You will be redeveloping their client portal utilising the latest technologies; C# .NET, MVC...

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                              • PHP / Javascript Developer

                                • Posted 2 months ago
                                • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                • LocationTunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
                                • Salary£29-33k

                                PHP / Javascript Developer Royal Tunbridge Wells £29-33k VR/02504J Our client is looking for a PHP / Javascript Developer to join their Design and Development team in the Tunbridge Wells office in Kent. This is a great opportunity for a...

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                                • IT Operations Team Leader

                                  • Posted 1 month ago
                                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                  • LocationTunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
                                  • Salary£39-43k

                                  IT Operations Team Leader Tunbridge Wells £39-43k VR/02500J The role of IT Operations Team Leader is to manage the IT Operations team to ensure infrastructure availability as per business Service Level Agreements and to successfully plan and deliver technical projects....

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                                  • Graduate / Junior Android Developer – JAVA, OOP

                                    • Posted 1 month ago
                                    • SpecialismGraduate, Software Developer
                                    • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
                                    • Salary£18-22k

                                    Graduate / Junior Android Developer - JAVA, OOP Ashford £18k - £22k DOE 25 days Holiday + Bank Holidays VR/02495R Graduate / Junior Android Developer - 1st job out of University or College or next step up on the career...

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                                    • JavaScript Developer

                                      • Posted 1 month ago
                                      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                      • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                      • SalaryNegotiable

                                      JavaScript Developer Dartford Negotiable VR/02483J We are looking for a JavaScript Developer who can tackle all stages of the development lifecycle - from discussing requirements, planning and design, through to the build and deployment. We are looking for the following...

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                                      • C# Software Engineer

                                        • Posted 1 month ago
                                        • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                        • LocationWest Malling, United Kingdom
                                        • SalaryTo £45k

                                        C# Software Engineer Maidstone £45k Opportunity to work from home 2 days per week VR/02473R Our client is looking for a mid-level C# Software Engineer to join their team. They are looking for developers looking to work with a modern...

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                                        • VB.Net Developer

                                          • Posted 4 weeks ago
                                          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                          • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                                          • Salary£25-40k

                                          VB.Net Developer Rochester £25k - £40k VR/02468R Our client is a successful software company established over many years, who specialise in providing software solutions to various sectors. They are now looking for a VB.Net Web Developer to join their friendly...

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                                          • Senior C# ASP.Net Developer

                                            • Posted 4 weeks ago
                                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                            • LocationWork from home, United Kingdom
                                            • Salary£38-42k

                                            Senior C# ASP.Net Developer Work from home/Rochester £38k-42k VR/02460R Option to work from home up to 4 days per week. If you’re a self-motivated Software Developer with a preference for working from home, then this position could be for you....

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                                            • Senior Software Developer

                                              • Posted 1 month ago
                                              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                              • LocationWest Malling, United Kingdom
                                              • Salary£60-65k

                                              Senior Software Developer West Malling £60,000 - £65,000 VR/02447J Our client is fast-paced and rapidly expanding, committed to delivering innovative solutions. The in-house development team is responsible for delivering high-quality software solutions against strict scheduled deadlines using the latest technologies....

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                                              • Mid-Level Developer

                                                • Posted 1 month ago
                                                • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                • LocationWest Malling, United Kingdom
                                                • Salary£45-50k

                                                Mid-Level Developer £45,000 - £50,000 West Malling VR/02446J Our client is fast-paced and rapidly expanding, committed to delivering innovative solutions. The in-house development team is responsible for delivering high-quality software solutions against strict scheduled deadlines using the latest technologies. The...

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                                                • PHP Developer

                                                  • Posted 1 month ago
                                                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                  • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                                  • Salary£20-35k

                                                  PHP Developer Dartford £20-35k VR/02426J Our client, a support and bespoke software/web development company based in Dartford, is looking for a Backend or Full Stack PHP Developer to join their small team. This role would ideally suit someone who feels...

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                                                  • Javascript / .NET Web Application Developer

                                                    • Posted 1 month ago
                                                    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                    • LocationTunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
                                                    • SalaryTo £55k

                                                    Javascript / .NET Web Application Developer Tunbridge Wells up to £55k DOE VR/02419J Our client is an innovation led team, rewarding people who contribute new and creative approaches in both tech and process. We are looking for 3 bright and...

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                                                    • Senior Software Developer

                                                      • Posted 2 months ago
                                                      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                      • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                                                      • Salary£35-50k

                                                      Senior Software Developer Rochester £35-50k VR/02387J Our client is a leading manufacturing company and offer excellent prospects for career development. They are undergoing a high growth period becoming global and require additional resources to interface with their development team in...

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                                                      • Software Engineer

                                                        • Posted 2 months ago
                                                        • SpecialismBusiness Analyst, Software Developer
                                                        • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                                        • SalaryCompetitive

                                                        Software Engineer Dartford Competitive VR/02203R Our client is seeking a motivated, proactive and creative C# Application 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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                                                        • Software Engineer

                                                          • Posted 1 year ago
                                                          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                          • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                                          • SalaryCompetitive

                                                          Software Engineer Dartford Competitive VR/02204J 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 C# WPF Software Engineer...

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                                                          • C# .Net Developer

                                                            • Posted 1 month ago
                                                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                            • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                                                            • SalaryTo £45k

                                                            C# .Net Developer Rochester up to £45k VR/02363R Our client is a successful software company established over many years, who specialise in providing software solutions to various sectors. They are now looking for a C# .Net Developer to join their...

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                                                            • Embedded Software Engineer

                                                              • Posted 2 months ago
                                                              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                              • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
                                                              • SalaryCompetitive

                                                              Embedded Software Engineer Dartford Competitive salary VR/02206J 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 C++ embedded software engineers,...

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                                                              • .NET Developer

                                                                • Posted 1 month ago
                                                                • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                                • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
                                                                • SalaryTo £55k

                                                                .NET Developer Maidstone V/02394J up to £55k DOE We are looking for a full stack, highly skilled and experienced Full Stack .NET Application Developer (ASP.NET, C# .NET) to help develop and maintain both internal and external client applications. This really...

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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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