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 C# .NET Developer

    • Posted 7 hours ago
    • SpecialismSoftware Developer
    • LocationMaidstone, United Kingdom
    • SalaryTo £55k

    Full Stack C# .NET Developer Maidstone To £55k VR/02595R Our client is looking for a full stack, skilled and experienced .NET developer (ASP.NET, C# .NET) to help develop and maintain both their internal and external client applications. Reporting to the...

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    • Java Developer / Engineer

      • Posted 2 weeks ago
      • SpecialismGraduate, Software Developer
      • LocationSittingbourne, United Kingdom
      • SalaryTo £30k

      Java Developer / Engineer Up to £30k DOE Sittingbourne Kent, UK VR/02592R Our client is currently looking to recruit Java Developers / Engineers ideally with at least two years of practical experience. However they will also consider recent Graduates with...

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      • Junior Full-Stack Web Developer

        • Posted 2 weeks ago
        • SpecialismSoftware Developer
        • LocationTonbridge, United Kingdom
        • Salary£20-25k

        Junior Full-Stack Web Developer Tonbridge £20-25k VR/02590J Due to expansion, we are looking for an aspiring junior / graduate full-stack web developer to join our client's bespoke, full-service development house, based just a stone’s throw from central Tonbridge. This is...

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        • Web / Application Developer

          • Posted 2 weeks ago
          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
          • LocationSittingbourne, United Kingdom
          • Salary£35-37k

          Web / Application Developer Sittingbourne Up to £35k VR/02585J Our client is a leading provider of online and digital fundraising, membership, e-commerce and marketing services to a growing blue-chip client list of leading charities, universities, museums and galleries. They are...

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          • PHP / WordPress Developer

            • Posted 2 weeks ago
            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
            • LocationKings Hill, United Kingdom
            • Salary£35-37k

            PHP / WordPress Developer Kings Hill £35,000 - £37,000 depending on experience. VR/02587J Our client is a fast-paced and rapidly expanding organisation. The in-house development team is responsible for delivering high quality software solutions against strict scheduled deadlines using the...

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            • System Developer

              • Posted 1 month ago
              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
              • LocationDartford, United Kingdom
              • Salary£45-55k

              System Developer Dartford Up to £55k DOE VR/02579R Our client is looking for an experienced Systems Developer to support and develop existing B2B, B2C and other external facing websites and products. They are looking for a Developer with C#, ASP.Net,...

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              • Graduate Full Stack Developer

                • Posted 1 month ago
                • SpecialismGraduate, Software Developer
                • LocationTunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
                • Salary£20-25k

                Graduate Full Stack Developer Tunbridge Wells £20-25k VR/02555JD Our client is a business to business publishing company with a range of public websites. The company currently employs 20 people. The business is growing and becoming increasingly reliant on a range...

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                • Front-end Web Developer

                  • Posted 1 month ago
                  • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                  • LocationHythe, United Kingdom
                  • Salary£25-30k

                  Front-end Web Developer Hythe, Kent £25-30k VR/02561R Job Description Summary: The Web Developer’s primary role will be to create and maintain the front-end of the company websites, marketplace pages and the EPOS system. Responsibilities include the translation of UX designs...

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                  • VB6 / VBA Developer

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

                    VB6 / VBA Developer Canterbury Up to £35k VR/02527R Our client is looking for an experienced VB6 / VBA developer who would be interested in a role where they have the opportunity to support Legacy systems, but who is also...

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                    • PHP Developer

                      • Posted 2 months ago
                      • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                      • LocationSevenoaks, United Kingdom
                      • Salary£30-35k

                      PHP Developer Sevenoaks £30-35k DOE VR/02563J We are currently looking to recruit a Mid-weight 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...

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                      • C# . Net Developer

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

                        C# . Net Developer Hythe £25k - £40k DOE VR/02562R Working in a development team of seven, our client would be equally interested in experienced developers with 3 years+ of experience or a Graduate with 1 year+ of experience The...

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                        • Mid-weight Front-end Developer

                          • Posted 1 month ago
                          • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                          • LocationAshford, United Kingdom
                          • SalaryTo £40k

                          Mid-weight Front-end Developer Ashford Up to £40k DOE VR/02559J Our client is an integrated marketing agency working with national and international big-name clients with a focus on automotive. Their digital output includes websites, apps, digital tools and motion graphics. This...

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                          • Junior Full Stack Developer

                            • Posted 1 month ago
                            • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                            • LocationTunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
                            • Salary£25-30k

                            Junior Full Stack Developer Tunbridge Wells £25-30k VR/02555J Our client is a business to business publishing company with a range of public websites. The company currently employs 20 people. The business is growing and becoming increasingly reliant on a range...

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                            • .NET Software Developer

                              • Posted 1 month ago
                              • SpecialismSoftware Developer
                              • LocationBiggin Hill, United Kingdom
                              • Salary£25-70k

                              .NET Software Developer Biggin Hill, London/Kent/Surrey To £70k VR/02551R Skills: C#, ASP.NET, JavaScript, Full Stack, DevOps, Mobile The Role: The successful candidate will join our client's Software Development team and work across back-end and client-side code to deliver the roadmap of...

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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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                                • Pre-Sales Engineer

                                  • Posted 4 weeks ago
                                  • SpecialismIT Infrastructure, Sales, Software Developer
                                  • LocationCrawley, United Kingdom
                                  • Salary£40-50k

                                  Pre-Sales Engineer Crawley £40-50k VR/02532R   Our client is growing quickly and looking for talented, skilled, super passionate people to join the team. Our client, headquartered in Germany, operates internationally in 45 countries. As a market leader, they develop and...

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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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                                      • Senior JAVA Software Developer

                                        • Posted 1 month 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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                                        • 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 2 months 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/02580R 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 2 months 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 1 month 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 2 months 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 2 months 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 1 month 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 2 months 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 1 month 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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