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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 273 318 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.80% 30.75% 32.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.71% 59.77% 70.50%
Number of salaries quoted 240 303 335
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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
490 532 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.50% 51.45% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 428 486 455
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

.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 5 February 2016.

.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 5 February 2016. 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 66 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Maidstone +2 42 £50,000 +33.33% 4
West Malling +3 31 £47,750 -12.38% 1
Stansted - 12 £37,500 -
Dartford -4 11 £47,500 +16.92% 4
Tonbridge -1 6 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Folkestone -8 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Canterbury -4 5 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Rochester -5 5 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Sevenoaks -4 4 £36,068 +8.47% 2
Sittingbourne +3 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Chatham -10 2 - - 2
Broadstairs - 1 £47,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £18,000 - 1
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 474 (79.80%) C#
2 348 (58.59%) SQL Server
3 292 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
4 291 (48.99%) HTML
5 283 (47.64%) ASP.NET
6 267 (44.95%) JavaScript
7 245 (41.25%) MVC
8 234 (39.39%) CSS
9 193 (32.49%) SQL
10 175 (29.46%) TDD
11 165 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 141 (23.74%) WCF
13 130 (21.89%) jQuery
14 128 (21.55%) HTML5
15 125 (21.04%) Windows
16 119 (20.03%) Microsoft
17 115 (19.36%) AngularJS
18 112 (18.86%) Scrum
19 111 (18.69%) .NET Framework
20 94 (15.82%) Degree
21 85 (14.31%) Finance
22 84 (14.14%) VB.NET
22 84 (14.14%) Team Foundation Server
22 84 (14.14%) Web Application Development
23 77 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
24 74 (12.46%) WPF
25 72 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 70 (11.78%) CSS3
27 68 (11.45%) T-SQL
27 68 (11.45%) SQL Server 2014

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (9.76%) Node.js
2 46 (7.74%) IIS
3 44 (7.41%) CMS
4 35 (5.89%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.18%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.84%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.51%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.34%) Kentico
10 2 (0.34%) OpenEdge
10 2 (0.34%) SAS
11 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 55 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.51%) MS Office
3 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.34%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.34%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.91%) SaaS
2 16 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.67%) IaaS
4 4 (0.67%) Office 365
4 4 (0.67%) PaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.52%) Firewall
3 7 (1.18%) SAN
3 7 (1.18%) VoIP
4 4 (0.67%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.51%) CTI
5 3 (0.51%) DHCP
5 3 (0.51%) VPN
6 2 (0.34%) Internet
6 2 (0.34%) LAN
6 2 (0.34%) SSL
7 1 (0.17%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) HTTP
7 1 (0.17%) SMS
7 1 (0.17%) SMTP
7 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (58.59%) SQL Server
2 68 (11.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 43 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (5.05%) NoSQL
7 29 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (2.69%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.52%) DataStage
12 8 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.35%) MySQL
13 7 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.01%) SQL CLR
15 5 (0.84%) Big Data
15 5 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.84%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 84 (14.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (8.42%) NUnit
3 42 (7.07%) Rhino Mocks
4 38 (6.40%) Moq
5 37 (6.23%) MSTest
6 36 (6.06%) Git (software)
7 22 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 17 (2.86%) Selenium
9 16 (2.69%) Subversion
10 13 (2.19%) SpecFlow
11 11 (1.85%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.85%) Jasmine
11 11 (1.85%) WebDriver
12 10 (1.68%) Hudson
12 10 (1.68%) Jenkins
13 9 (1.52%) ReSharper
14 7 (1.18%) gulp
14 7 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
14 7 (1.18%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.01%) Mercurial
General
1 85 (14.31%) Finance
2 35 (5.89%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.87%) Marketing
4 18 (3.03%) Advertising
5 13 (2.19%) Music Industry
6 11 (1.85%) Back Office
7 6 (1.01%) Electronics
7 6 (1.01%) Retail
8 5 (0.84%) Banking
8 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.17%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Military
10 1 (0.17%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 461 (77.61%) Developer
2 351 (59.09%) .NET Developer
3 229 (38.55%) C# Developer
4 200 (33.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 91 (15.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 70 (11.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 70 (11.78%) SQL Developer
7 63 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 58 (9.76%) Senior Developer
8 58 (9.76%) Web Developer
9 42 (7.07%) Senior .NET Developer
10 40 (6.73%) C# Software Developer
11 38 (6.40%) C# WPF Developer
11 38 (6.40%) WPF Developer
12 37 (6.23%) .NET Software Developer
12 37 (6.23%) JavaScript Developer
13 36 (6.06%) HTML Developer
14 32 (5.39%) .NET Web Developer
14 32 (5.39%) Software Engineer
15 31 (5.22%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (48.99%) HTML
2 283 (47.64%) ASP.NET
3 234 (39.39%) CSS
4 165 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 141 (23.74%) WCF
6 130 (21.89%) jQuery
7 128 (21.55%) HTML5
8 115 (19.36%) AngularJS
9 111 (18.69%) .NET Framework
10 77 (12.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 74 (12.46%) WPF
12 72 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 70 (11.78%) CSS3
14 63 (10.61%) Entity Framework
15 59 (9.93%) XML
16 58 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
16 58 (9.76%) Ninject
17 48 (8.08%) WinForms
18 43 (7.24%) RESTful
19 37 (6.23%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (7.74%) Enterprise Software
3 45 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 33 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
5 28 (4.71%) Streaming Music
6 20 (3.37%) Data Integration
7 13 (2.19%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.19%) User Experience
8 12 (2.02%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.35%) AS400
9 8 (1.35%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.18%) W3C
11 6 (1.01%) Tandem
12 5 (0.84%) Social Network
13 4 (0.67%) Fat Client
13 4 (0.67%) FMCG
13 4 (0.67%) Thin Client
14 3 (0.51%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.51%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 125 (21.04%) Windows
2 26 (4.38%) Linux
3 18 (3.03%) Android
3 18 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.52%) CentOS
5 9 (1.52%) Windows Phone
6 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.34%) Unix
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (41.25%) MVC
3 175 (29.46%) TDD
4 112 (18.86%) Scrum
5 84 (14.14%) Web Application Development
6 66 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
7 64 (10.77%) OO
8 63 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 60 (10.10%) SDLC
10 53 (8.92%) MVVM
11 47 (7.91%) Project Management
12 44 (7.41%) Front End Development
13 41 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (6.90%) Domain-Driven Design
13 41 (6.90%) Kanban
14 40 (6.73%) BDD
15 39 (6.57%) Unit Testing
16 36 (6.06%) OOD
17 34 (5.72%) Web Development
18 33 (5.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 474 (79.80%) C#
2 267 (44.95%) JavaScript
3 193 (32.49%) SQL
4 84 (14.14%) VB.NET
5 68 (11.45%) T-SQL
6 31 (5.22%) Java
7 27 (4.55%) VB
8 22 (3.70%) C++
9 21 (3.54%) Ruby
10 16 (2.69%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.36%) TypeScript
12 10 (1.68%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.52%) R
14 6 (1.01%) VBScript
15 4 (0.67%) C
15 4 (0.67%) VB6
16 3 (0.51%) COBOL
16 3 (0.51%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.51%) PHP
17 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (15.82%) Degree
2 7 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.34%) MCSA
3 2 (0.34%) MCSE
4 1 (0.17%) ISEB
4 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.06%) QA
2 11 (1.85%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (1.85%) Puppet
2 3 (0.51%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.51%) HAProxy
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 119 (20.03%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.74%) Oracle
3 18 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 16 (2.69%) Facebook
5 14 (2.36%) SAP
6 12 (2.02%) VMware
7 9 (1.52%) JD Edwards
8 7 (1.18%) Citrix
9 5 (0.84%) HP
9 5 (0.84%) IBM
10 4 (0.67%) Cisco
10 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.51%) Adobe
11 3 (0.51%) Dell
11 3 (0.51%) Draytek
11 3 (0.51%) JDA
11 3 (0.51%) Sophos
11 3 (0.51%) Trillium
12 2 (0.34%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.34%) Twitter
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Up to £45K Plus Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum £35,000 - £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Noir Consulting
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
sagittarius
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Advanced Business Software & Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus pension health 26days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Advanced Business Software & Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary and Bens with an in-house University for training
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable £ + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
1st Choice IT & Sales Appointments
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago