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.

  • Senior Android Developer

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
    • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
    • SalaryTo £700 a day

    Senior Android Developer Maidstone Contract - to £700 a day VR/02462R This role is for a Senior Android Developer with Java and/or Kotlin experience, working in our client's application scrum team with a focus on development, mentoring and knowledge transfer....

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    • Software Developer

      • Posted 1 week ago
      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
      • LocationRamsgate, United Kingdom
      • Salary£30-40k

      Software Developer Ramsgate £30-40k 28 days of holiday and an excellent working environment VR/02454J Our client specialises in providing IT support and software to various industries globally. Due to the expansion of their business through new and existing product lines...

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      • Senior C# ASP.Net Developer

        • Posted 2 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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        • Angular Developer

          • Posted 2 weeks ago
          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
          • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
          • SalaryTo £30k

          Angular Developer Ashford up to £30k VR/02459R We are looking for an Angular Developer for our client-based in the centre of Ashford. They are a diverse bunch, but above all they're friendly and have a passion for technology and exceeding...

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          • Front-End Developer

            • Posted 3 weeks ago
            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
            • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
            • Salaryc £25k

            Front-End Developer Rochester Circa £25k VR/02360R A Front end Developer is now required by our client who has historically been a bespoke development house, but has recently ventured into the SAAS market, with several products which are now being sold...

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            • Development Team Leader (DevOps)

              • Posted 1 month ago
              • SpecialismDevOps, Software Developer
              • LocationWest Malling, United Kingdom
              • Salary£35-45k

              Development Team Leader (DevOps) £35,000 - £45,000 West Malling VR/02447J Our client is a forward thinking, progressive company committed to delivering innovative solutions. Key to their growth and becoming one of the largest in their industry, has been their innovative...

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              • Mid-Level Developer (DevOps)

                • Posted 1 month ago
                • SpecialismDevOps, Software Developer
                • LocationWest Malling, United Kingdom
                • Salary£25-30k

                Mid-Level Developer (DevOps) £25,000 - £30,000 West Malling VR/02446J Our client is a forward thinking, progressive company committed to delivering innovative solutions. Key to their growth and becoming one of the largest in their industry, has been their innovative use...

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                • C# Software Engineer

                  • Posted 1 month ago
                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                  • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
                  • Salary£45k

                  C# Software Engineer Maidstone £45k VR/02444R 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 technology stack in a Hybrid-cloud hosted environment. The company...

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                  • Software Engineer

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

                    Software Engineer Sittingbourne, Kent Competitive, DOE + Benefits Permanent, Full-time VR/02432R Our client requires Software Engineers who are looking to develop their career into the challenging world of Enterprise Data Management. The ideal candidate will be curious in nature and...

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                    • Senior PHP Developer

                      • Posted 2 months ago
                      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                      • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
                      • SalaryTo £50k

                      Senior PHP Developer Maidstone up to £50k DOE VR/02427JDD Our client is looking to add a PHP Developer to their growing team. Reporting to the CTO, you will design, develop and test software for a variety of systems that interact...

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                      • Mid-Weight PHP Developer

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

                        Mid-Weight PHP Developer Maidstone up to £40k DOE VR/02427JD Our client is looking to add a Middleweight PHP Developer to their growing team. Reporting to the CTO, you will design, develop and test software for a variety of systems that...

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                        • Graduate/Junior PHP Developer

                          • Posted 2 months ago
                          • SpecialismGraduate, Software Developer
                          • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
                          • SalaryTo £25k

                          Graduate/Junior PHP Developer Maidstone up to £25k DOE VR/02427J Our client is looking to add a Graduate/Junior or Middleweight PHP Developer to their growing team. Reporting to the CTO, you will design, develop and test software for a variety of...

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                          • PHP Developer

                            • Posted 2 months 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 2 months 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. The candidate would be like-minded, passionately caring...

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                              • Senior Software Developer / Team Lead

                                • Posted 2 months ago
                                • SpecialismOther, Software Developer
                                • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                                • SalaryTo £60k

                                Senior Software Developer / Team Lead Rochester (maybe some travel to other locations) Up to £60k VR/02424R Role Purpose Our client is seeking a Senior Software Developer to design and develop software for their products and devices and assist in...

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                                • Java Developer

                                  • Posted 2 months ago
                                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                  • LocationCroydon, United Kingdom
                                  • SalaryTo £35k

                                  Java Developer Croydon To £35k VR/02416R Our client is looking to recruit a well organised and highly logical Java Developer with exposure to Microservices Architecture based on Spring Boot. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years of...

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                                  • Web Developer

                                    • Posted 2 months ago
                                    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                    • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                                    • Salary£35-45k

                                    Web Developer £35k-£45k Rochester VR/02415RR 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 to...

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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
                                        • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                        • LocationDeal, United Kingdom
                                        • Salary£30-50k

                                        Software Engineer Deal £30-50k VR/02403J Our client is looking for a software engineer to join their well-established software house in East Kent. They provide software solutions to global corporations and the education market. They are based in friendly, quiet, spacious,...

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                                        • Software Engineer

                                          • Posted 2 months ago
                                          • SpecialismSoftware 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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                                          • Java Web Developer

                                            • Posted 2 months ago
                                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                            • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
                                            • SalaryTo £35k

                                            Java Web Developer Maidstone To £35k VR/02298R Role Purpose The Java Web Developer’s main focus will be on developing, improving and resolving issues on the system and APIs that our client works with. The role will involve adding new functionality,...

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                                            • Software Engineer

                                              • Posted 2 months 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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                                              • Support Developer

                                                • Posted 2 months ago
                                                • SpecialismIT Infrastructure, Software Developer
                                                • LocationCrawley, United Kingdom
                                                • SalaryTo £35k

                                                Support Developer Crawley up to £35k VR/02380J The purpose of this role is to support the systems the company provides/operates and repair/update and improve them. It is primarily a support/developer role, but there will be an interface with hardware activity...

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                                                • C# .Net Developer

                                                  • Posted 2 months ago
                                                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                  • LocationRochester, United Kingdom
                                                  • SalaryTo £45k

                                                  C# .Net Developer Rochester up to £45k VR/02363R   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...

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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 embedded software engineers, keen...

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                                                    • PHP Developer

                                                      • Posted 2 months ago
                                                      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                      • LocationSevenoaks, United Kingdom
                                                      • Salary£30-45k

                                                      PHP Developer Sevenoaks £30-45k DOE VR/02395J We are currently looking to recruit a Full Stack PHP Developer to further enhance our client's technical and creative team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work within a dynamic and vibrant office environment....

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                                                      • .NET Developer

                                                        • Posted 2 months 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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                                                        • Front End Developer

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

                                                          Front End Developer Sevenoaks £25-35k VR/02393J We are currently looking to recruit Front End Web Developers to further enhance our client’s technical and creative team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Front End Developer to work within a dynamic...

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                                                          • Software Engineer

                                                            • Posted 2 months ago
                                                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                                                            • LocationHerne Bay, United Kingdom
                                                            • SalaryTo £55k

                                                            Software Engineer Herne Bay VR/02202J To £55k A leading software solution provider is looking to add an experienced Senior Java Software Engineer to their growing in-house development team at an exciting time in the industry. We’re looking for a developer who...

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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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