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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 330 393 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.40% 32.19% 21.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.70% 74.71% 59.07%
Number of salaries quoted 310 363 150
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
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% -
.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
582 526 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.09% 43.08% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 519 471 244
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Dartford +3 52 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Tunbridge Wells +5 51 £45,000 - 6
Maidstone -3 36 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Folkestone +3 32 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Canterbury 0 18 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Tonbridge -1 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Whitstable +2 8 £40,000 +73.91% 1
West Malling 0 8 £53,250 +18.33% 3
Sittingbourne -10 5 £45,000 +44.00%
Rochester -1 4 £35,500 +1.42%
Sevenoaks -6 4 £30,700 -27.76%
Margate - 2 - -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 439 (80.11%) C#
2 370 (67.52%) SQL Server
3 352 (64.23%) ASP.NET
4 345 (62.96%) MVC
5 247 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 239 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
7 218 (39.78%) TDD
8 213 (38.87%) HTML
9 177 (32.30%) JavaScript
10 172 (31.39%) CSS
10 172 (31.39%) WCF
11 170 (31.02%) SQL
12 159 (29.01%) Scrum
13 130 (23.72%) Microsoft
14 129 (23.54%) Web Application Development
15 117 (21.35%) VB.NET
16 105 (19.16%) OO
17 103 (18.80%) WPF
18 101 (18.43%) Dependency Injection
19 100 (18.25%) MVVM
20 97 (17.70%) .NET Framework
21 94 (17.15%) Finance
22 93 (16.97%) Windows
23 92 (16.79%) Web Services
23 92 (16.79%) NUnit
24 91 (16.61%) T-SQL
25 89 (16.24%) XML
26 86 (15.69%) jQuery
27 85 (15.51%) Oracle
28 82 (14.96%) Rhino Mocks

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 31 (5.66%) Node.js
2 23 (4.20%) CMS
3 19 (3.47%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (2.55%) IIS
6 13 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.64%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.73%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.55%) Documentum
10 3 (0.55%) SAS
11 2 (0.36%) Apache
11 2 (0.36%) Drupal
11 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.36%) Lync
12 1 (0.18%) WordPress
12 1 (0.18%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.18%) DNN
Applications
1 30 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.28%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (0.91%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.83%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) PaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.47%) Internet
2 7 (1.28%) CTI
3 6 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.36%) Intranet
5 1 (0.18%) SSL
5 1 (0.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (67.52%) SQL Server
2 48 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (6.57%) MySQL
4 33 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
6 22 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (3.65%) DataStage
9 18 (3.28%) NoSQL
10 16 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (2.37%) Redis
12 8 (1.46%) DTS
13 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.73%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.73%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 3 (0.55%) DB2
15 3 (0.55%) OLTP
16 2 (0.36%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 92 (16.79%) NUnit
2 82 (14.96%) Rhino Mocks
3 63 (11.50%) Moq
3 63 (11.50%) MSTest
4 45 (8.21%) Visual Studio
5 34 (6.20%) Maven
6 26 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (3.65%) Git (software)
8 15 (2.74%) NCrunch
9 12 (2.19%) Subversion
10 5 (0.91%) Selenium
11 3 (0.55%) Hudson
12 2 (0.36%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.36%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.36%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.36%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
13 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 94 (17.15%) Finance
2 26 (4.74%) Games
3 18 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.55%) Retail
5 11 (2.01%) Advertising
6 10 (1.82%) Publishing
7 6 (1.09%) Banking
7 6 (1.09%) Marketing
8 3 (0.55%) Electronics
9 2 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 462 (84.31%) Developer
2 274 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 106 (19.34%) C# Developer
4 72 (13.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (10.04%) Web Developer
6 34 (6.20%) Software Developer
7 32 (5.84%) Consultant
7 32 (5.84%) Senior Developer
7 32 (5.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 31 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (5.47%) Java Developer
10 18 (3.28%) Junior
11 17 (3.10%) Graduate
11 17 (3.10%) Junior Developer
12 16 (2.92%) Applications Developer
13 15 (2.74%) SQL Developer
14 14 (2.55%) C# Web Developer
14 14 (2.55%) Front-End Developer
15 13 (2.37%) C# Application Developer
15 13 (2.37%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (64.23%) ASP.NET
2 247 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 213 (38.87%) HTML
4 172 (31.39%) CSS
4 172 (31.39%) WCF
5 103 (18.80%) WPF
6 97 (17.70%) .NET Framework
7 92 (16.79%) Web Services
8 89 (16.24%) XML
9 86 (15.69%) jQuery
10 82 (14.96%) Castle Windsor
11 77 (14.05%) Ninject
12 71 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
13 64 (11.68%) Unity DI Container
13 64 (11.68%) WinForms
14 63 (11.50%) REST
14 63 (11.50%) Spring.NET
15 55 (10.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 48 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 47 (8.58%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.87%) Inversion of Control
2 69 (12.59%) Enterprise Software
3 39 (7.12%) Social Network
4 37 (6.75%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.65%) iPhone
5 20 (3.65%) AS400
6 19 (3.47%) N-Tier
6 19 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.92%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.37%) Blog
9 12 (2.19%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.64%) User Experience
11 6 (1.09%) Open Source
11 6 (1.09%) W3C
12 4 (0.73%) Tandem
12 4 (0.73%) BBC
12 4 (0.73%) Social Media
13 3 (0.55%) Replication
13 3 (0.55%) Clustering
13 3 (0.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 93 (16.97%) Windows
2 16 (2.92%) Android
3 6 (1.09%) Linux
4 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (62.96%) MVC
2 239 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
3 218 (39.78%) TDD
4 159 (29.01%) Scrum
5 129 (23.54%) Web Application Development
6 105 (19.16%) OO
7 101 (18.43%) Dependency Injection
8 100 (18.25%) MVVM
9 79 (14.42%) Kanban
10 75 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
11 74 (13.50%) OOD
12 49 (8.94%) Software Engineering
13 47 (8.58%) Project Management
14 44 (8.03%) Unit Testing
15 37 (6.75%) Web Development
16 34 (6.20%) SOA
17 33 (6.02%) BDD
18 26 (4.74%) Domain-Driven Design
18 26 (4.74%) Migration
19 25 (4.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 439 (80.11%) C#
2 177 (32.30%) JavaScript
3 170 (31.02%) SQL
4 117 (21.35%) VB.NET
5 91 (16.61%) T-SQL
6 59 (10.77%) VB
7 58 (10.58%) Java
8 39 (7.12%) PL/SQL
9 35 (6.39%) VB6
10 17 (3.10%) Ruby
10 17 (3.10%) PHP
11 10 (1.82%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.64%) C++
13 5 (0.91%) XAML
14 3 (0.55%) RPG
15 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (10.58%) Degree
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.82%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) WMI
Vendors
1 130 (23.72%) Microsoft
2 85 (15.51%) Oracle
3 31 (5.66%) Twitter
4 28 (5.11%) Facebook
5 19 (3.47%) Google
6 12 (2.19%) Sitecore
7 10 (1.82%) Kofax
8 7 (1.28%) Thunderhead
8 7 (1.28%) Telerik
8 7 (1.28%) Adobe
9 6 (1.09%) EPiServer
9 6 (1.09%) Ektron
10 5 (0.91%) SAP
10 5 (0.91%) Apple
10 5 (0.91%) Sony
11 4 (0.73%) Infragistics
11 4 (0.73%) Yahoo!
12 3 (0.55%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.55%) Citrix
13 2 (0.36%) JD Edwards
Canterbury, Kent, South East
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £31,342 to £33,242 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Whitstable
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Tunbridge Wells
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Maidstone
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Folkestone
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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