The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 302 311 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.18% 29.34% 28.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 67.71% 65.89% 66.57%
Number of salaries quoted 285 271 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
446 472 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.14% 44.53% 42.48%
Number of salaries quoted 402 404 323
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
South East

.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 July 2014.

.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 July 2014. 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
Maidstone +1 55 £40,000 - 5
Dartford -3 26 £40,000 -3.61% 5
West Malling +8 24 £50,000 +2.04% 1
Tunbridge Wells +1 24 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Stansted - 20 £45,000 -
Canterbury - 13 £25,000 - 1
Tonbridge 0 10 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Folkestone -3 8 £25,000 -52.38%
Cranbrook - 8 £40,000 - 1
Chatham -7 4 £31,250 -21.87%
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 -
Rochester - 2 £32,500 - 2
Sevenoaks -3 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Swanley - 1 £30,500 -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 477 (70.35%) C#
2 422 (62.24%) SQL Server
3 412 (60.77%) ASP.NET
4 342 (50.44%) MVC
5 298 (43.95%) SQL
6 260 (38.35%) HTML
7 252 (37.17%) JavaScript
8 222 (32.74%) CSS
9 219 (32.30%) Microsoft
10 190 (28.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 166 (24.48%) WCF
11 166 (24.48%) TDD
12 153 (22.57%) Windows
13 143 (21.09%) Scrum
14 137 (20.21%) VB.NET
15 133 (19.62%) OO
16 130 (19.17%) T-SQL
17 127 (18.73%) Degree
18 117 (17.26%) .NET Framework
18 117 (17.26%) jQuery
19 99 (14.60%) WPF
20 89 (13.13%) Oracle
21 85 (12.54%) Software Engineering
22 84 (12.39%) WinForms
22 84 (12.39%) Web Application Development
23 81 (11.95%) SQL Server 2008
24 80 (11.80%) Computer Science
25 79 (11.65%) IIS
26 76 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
27 75 (11.06%) HTML5

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 79 (11.65%) IIS
2 26 (3.83%) Node.js
3 16 (2.36%) CMS
4 12 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.18%) Umbraco
5 8 (1.18%) FileNet
5 8 (1.18%) Documentum
6 7 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.44%) Kentico
7 3 (0.44%) Drupal
8 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) Lync
8 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.15%) DNN
Applications
1 73 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.39%) MS Office
3 11 (1.62%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Zemax
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.62%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.47%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.88%) Magento
4 5 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.44%) nopCommerce
5 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.36%) Internet
2 12 (1.77%) DNS
3 11 (1.62%) VPN
3 11 (1.62%) Firewall
4 8 (1.18%) iSCSI
4 8 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (1.18%) SAN
5 7 (1.03%) CTI
5 7 (1.03%) HTTP
6 4 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.29%) DHCP
7 2 (0.29%) PPP
7 2 (0.29%) DMZ
7 2 (0.29%) Intranet
8 1 (0.15%) MPLS
8 1 (0.15%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (62.24%) SQL Server
2 81 (11.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (9.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 52 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 44 (6.49%) Relational Database
7 34 (5.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (4.28%) MySQL
9 23 (3.39%) OLAP
10 21 (3.10%) NoSQL
10 21 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (2.06%) SQLite
12 13 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (1.77%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (1.33%) Big Data
16 8 (1.18%) Redis
17 7 (1.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 7 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (6.93%) NUnit
2 44 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 43 (6.34%) Rhino Mocks
4 35 (5.16%) Moq
5 32 (4.72%) Maven
6 25 (3.69%) MSTest
7 23 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (2.95%) Xcode
9 15 (2.21%) Jasmine
9 15 (2.21%) Git (software)
10 10 (1.47%) Selenium
10 10 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.33%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.33%) NetBeans
12 6 (0.88%) Fiddler
12 6 (0.88%) ReSharper
13 4 (0.59%) FitNesse
13 4 (0.59%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 65 (9.59%) Finance
2 23 (3.39%) Marketing
3 19 (2.80%) Advertising
4 13 (1.92%) Retail
5 12 (1.77%) Games
6 9 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.18%) Publishing
8 6 (0.88%) Legal
9 3 (0.44%) Banking
10 2 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 506 (74.63%) Developer
2 285 (42.04%) .NET Developer
3 142 (20.94%) C# Developer
4 126 (18.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 106 (15.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 90 (13.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 81 (11.95%) Web Developer
8 77 (11.36%) Software Developer
9 53 (7.82%) Senior Developer
10 41 (6.05%) Analyst
11 40 (5.90%) Software Engineer
12 31 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
13 28 (4.13%) Programmer
14 27 (3.98%) Junior
14 27 (3.98%) Junior Developer
15 23 (3.39%) Applications Developer
16 22 (3.24%) Senior Software Developer
16 22 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
16 22 (3.24%) .NET Software Developer
17 21 (3.10%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 412 (60.77%) ASP.NET
2 260 (38.35%) HTML
3 222 (32.74%) CSS
4 190 (28.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 166 (24.48%) WCF
6 117 (17.26%) .NET Framework
6 117 (17.26%) jQuery
7 99 (14.60%) WPF
8 84 (12.39%) WinForms
9 75 (11.06%) HTML5
10 70 (10.32%) Web Services
11 66 (9.73%) XML
12 57 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 54 (7.96%) CSS3
14 52 (7.67%) REST
15 51 (7.52%) Ajax
16 48 (7.08%) Silverlight
17 45 (6.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 43 (6.34%) ASP.NET Web API
19 42 (6.19%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.80%) Computer Science
2 52 (7.67%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (4.13%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.98%) Social Media
5 26 (3.83%) Inversion of Control
6 22 (3.24%) N-Tier
7 18 (2.65%) SystemC
8 14 (2.06%) BBC
9 12 (1.77%) Open Source
9 12 (1.77%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.77%) Social Network
10 11 (1.62%) NHS
10 11 (1.62%) Clustering
10 11 (1.62%) Physics
11 9 (1.33%) Client/Server
11 9 (1.33%) W3C
12 8 (1.18%) Blog
12 8 (1.18%) Chemistry
12 8 (1.18%) Replication
13 6 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 153 (22.57%) Windows
2 34 (5.01%) Apple iOS
3 33 (4.87%) Android
4 20 (2.95%) Windows 8
5 10 (1.47%) Windows Phone
6 9 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.18%) Linux
8 6 (0.88%) UNIX
9 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (50.44%) MVC
2 166 (24.48%) TDD
3 143 (21.09%) Scrum
4 133 (19.62%) OO
5 85 (12.54%) Software Engineering
6 84 (12.39%) Web Application Development
7 76 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (10.77%) Web Development
9 56 (8.26%) E-Commerce
10 51 (7.52%) OOP
11 48 (7.08%) Kanban
11 48 (7.08%) SOA
12 42 (6.19%) OOD
12 42 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (6.05%) Dependency Injection
14 40 (5.90%) MVVM
14 40 (5.90%) BDD
14 40 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (5.60%) Unit Testing
16 28 (4.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 477 (70.35%) C#
2 298 (43.95%) SQL
3 252 (37.17%) JavaScript
4 137 (20.21%) VB.NET
5 130 (19.17%) T-SQL
6 60 (8.85%) VB
7 57 (8.41%) Java
8 32 (4.72%) VB6
9 25 (3.69%) PL/SQL
10 22 (3.24%) PHP
11 21 (3.10%) C
12 20 (2.95%) Objective-C
13 14 (2.06%) Ruby
14 13 (1.92%) XAML
14 13 (1.92%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.77%) C++
16 6 (0.88%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.44%) Python
18 1 (0.15%) VBScript
18 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 127 (18.73%) Degree
2 44 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (4.42%) MCTS
3 30 (4.42%) MCP
4 22 (3.24%) MCAD
4 22 (3.24%) MCSD
5 11 (1.62%) ISEB
6 8 (1.18%) MCPD
7 5 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.44%) PhD
10 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.06%) QA
2 11 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.74%) ISO 9000
3 5 (0.74%) SLA
4 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (0.74%) Vagrant
1 5 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 219 (32.30%) Microsoft
2 89 (13.13%) Oracle
3 30 (4.42%) Google
4 25 (3.69%) Xamarin
5 24 (3.54%) Facebook
6 20 (2.95%) Citrix
7 15 (2.21%) Sony
8 14 (2.06%) Yahoo!
8 14 (2.06%) Sitecore
8 14 (2.06%) Apple
9 9 (1.33%) SAP
9 9 (1.33%) DevExpress
9 9 (1.33%) Pega
10 8 (1.18%) Thunderhead
10 8 (1.18%) Open Text
10 8 (1.18%) Metastorm
10 8 (1.18%) IBM
10 8 (1.18%) Adobe
10 8 (1.18%) JD Edwards
11 6 (0.88%) EPiServer
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + pension, bonus, google style cresh!
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago