The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing .NET 258 385 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.10% 31.30% 13.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.37% 66.15% 42.78%
Number of salaries quoted 241 329 126
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
.NET
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
442 582 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.43% 47.32% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 404 461 303
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

.NET
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Kent region.

.NET Salary Trend in Kent

.NET
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

.NET Salary Histogram in Kent

.NET
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells 0 54 £41,500 -7.77% 11
Maidstone 0 25 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Dartford +1 23 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Canterbury +6 18 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Tonbridge 0 18 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Folkestone +3 16 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Rochester -1 9 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Whitstable -1 5 £39,000 -
Sevenoaks -2 5 £31,500 -28.40% 1
Chatham +4 4 £25,000 -51.21%
West Malling +2 3 £77,500 +55.00% 1
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 455 (77.25%) C#
2 423 (71.82%) SQL Server
3 367 (62.31%) ASP.NET
4 337 (57.22%) MVC
5 290 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
6 244 (41.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 235 (39.90%) TDD
8 214 (36.33%) SQL
9 199 (33.79%) HTML
10 197 (33.45%) WCF
11 176 (29.88%) JavaScript
11 176 (29.88%) Scrum
12 159 (26.99%) Microsoft
13 149 (25.30%) CSS
14 138 (23.43%) Web Application Development
15 132 (22.41%) Dependency Injection
16 130 (22.07%) Windows
17 127 (21.56%) MVVM
18 126 (21.39%) T-SQL
19 117 (19.86%) WPF
20 116 (19.69%) .NET Framework
20 116 (19.69%) NUnit
21 109 (18.51%) OO
22 108 (18.34%) Web Services
23 107 (18.17%) Kanban
23 107 (18.17%) Rhino Mocks
23 107 (18.17%) Castle Windsor
24 106 (18.00%) Finance
25 102 (17.32%) VB.NET
26 99 (16.81%) jQuery

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 32 (5.43%) CMS
3 24 (4.07%) Node.js
4 21 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (2.89%) IIS
6 8 (1.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.02%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.68%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.51%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.51%) ArcIMS
10 3 (0.51%) SAS
11 2 (0.34%) Apache
11 2 (0.34%) Lync
11 2 (0.34%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 38 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 16 (2.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (2.72%) Photoshop
4 13 (2.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.41%) SaaS
2 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (10.53%) Internet
2 8 (1.36%) HTTP
3 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.68%) CTI
4 3 (0.51%) Intranet
4 3 (0.51%) SMTP
4 3 (0.51%) SSL
5 2 (0.34%) DNS
5 2 (0.34%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) IMAP
6 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (71.82%) SQL Server
2 77 (13.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (8.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (6.96%) MySQL
4 41 (6.96%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.55%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.04%) Redis
9 9 (1.53%) DataStage
10 8 (1.36%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.02%) DTS
12 6 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (0.85%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 116 (19.69%) NUnit
2 107 (18.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 78 (13.24%) Moq
3 78 (13.24%) MSTest
4 49 (8.32%) Visual Studio
5 23 (3.90%) Subversion
5 23 (3.90%) Maven
6 21 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 17 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (2.38%) NCrunch
9 7 (1.19%) Hudson
9 7 (1.19%) ReSharper
9 7 (1.19%) Selenium
10 6 (1.02%) Fiddler
11 4 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.34%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.34%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.34%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 106 (18.00%) Finance
2 31 (5.26%) Games
3 27 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.04%) Retail
5 11 (1.87%) Advertising
6 10 (1.70%) Polish Language
7 8 (1.36%) Marketing
7 8 (1.36%) Banking
8 4 (0.68%) Electronics
9 3 (0.51%) Publishing
9 3 (0.51%) Billing
10 2 (0.34%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 491 (83.36%) Developer
2 310 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 99 (16.81%) C# Developer
4 76 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (6.62%) Web Developer
6 36 (6.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (5.60%) Software Developer
8 32 (5.43%) Junior
9 31 (5.26%) Analyst
10 30 (5.09%) Junior Developer
10 30 (5.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (3.90%) SQL Developer
11 23 (3.90%) Java Developer
12 21 (3.57%) Senior Developer
13 16 (2.72%) Applications Developer
13 16 (2.72%) Consultant
14 14 (2.38%) AWS Developer
15 13 (2.21%) C# Application Developer
15 13 (2.21%) .NET Applications Developer
15 13 (2.21%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (62.31%) ASP.NET
2 244 (41.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 199 (33.79%) HTML
4 197 (33.45%) WCF
5 149 (25.30%) CSS
6 117 (19.86%) WPF
7 116 (19.69%) .NET Framework
8 108 (18.34%) Web Services
9 107 (18.17%) Castle Windsor
10 99 (16.81%) jQuery
10 99 (16.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 89 (15.11%) XML
12 87 (14.77%) Ninject
13 80 (13.58%) Unity DI Container
14 78 (13.24%) Spring.NET
15 72 (12.22%) WinForms
16 61 (10.36%) REST
17 58 (9.85%) Entity Framework
18 51 (8.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 49 (8.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 97 (16.47%) Enterprise Software
2 92 (15.62%) Inversion of Control
3 44 (7.47%) Social Network
3 44 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (6.79%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.57%) Data Integration
6 20 (3.40%) W3C
7 17 (2.89%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.55%) N-Tier
8 15 (2.55%) Blog
9 13 (2.21%) Replication
9 13 (2.21%) Clustering
10 12 (2.04%) iPhone
11 8 (1.36%) AS400
12 7 (1.19%) Tandem
13 5 (0.85%) GIS
13 5 (0.85%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.85%) FMCG
14 4 (0.68%) User Experience
15 3 (0.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 130 (22.07%) Windows
2 28 (4.75%) Android
3 16 (2.72%) Windows Phone
4 8 (1.36%) Windows 8
4 8 (1.36%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.19%) Linux
6 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.51%) UNIX
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (57.22%) MVC
2 290 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (39.90%) TDD
4 176 (29.88%) Scrum
5 138 (23.43%) Web Application Development
6 132 (22.41%) Dependency Injection
7 127 (21.56%) MVVM
8 109 (18.51%) OO
9 107 (18.17%) Kanban
10 92 (15.62%) Continuous Integration
11 82 (13.92%) OOD
12 53 (9.00%) Domain-Driven Design
13 47 (7.98%) Software Engineering
14 46 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
15 43 (7.30%) SOA
16 42 (7.13%) BDD
17 40 (6.79%) Unit Testing
18 39 (6.62%) Project Management
19 29 (4.92%) OOP
20 21 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 455 (77.25%) C#
2 214 (36.33%) SQL
3 176 (29.88%) JavaScript
4 126 (21.39%) T-SQL
5 102 (17.32%) VB.NET
6 68 (11.54%) VB
7 48 (8.15%) Java
8 35 (5.94%) VB6
9 19 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.55%) C++
10 15 (2.55%) Ruby
11 13 (2.21%) PHP
12 6 (1.02%) TypeScript
13 4 (0.68%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.68%) Delphi
13 4 (0.68%) VBA
14 3 (0.51%) Python
14 3 (0.51%) C
14 3 (0.51%) RPG
15 2 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (12.39%) Degree
2 1 (0.17%) CCDE
2 1 (0.17%) CCNP
2 1 (0.17%) CCDP
2 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.24%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.19%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.51%) Firmware
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.17%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) WMI
2 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 159 (26.99%) Microsoft
2 62 (10.53%) Oracle
3 44 (7.47%) Twitter
4 26 (4.41%) Facebook
5 19 (3.23%) Adobe
6 10 (1.70%) Sitecore
7 9 (1.53%) Google
7 9 (1.53%) SAP
8 5 (0.85%) JD Edwards
8 5 (0.85%) Telerik
8 5 (0.85%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.68%) Ektron
9 4 (0.68%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.68%) Kofax
9 4 (0.68%) Thunderhead
10 3 (0.51%) Citrix
10 3 (0.51%) ESRI
11 1 (0.17%) Renesas
11 1 (0.17%) Avaya
11 1 (0.17%) Nokia
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 - £55,000 + beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: Unspecified c£Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum C£25k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago