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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 246 403 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.00% 33.92% 22.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.21% 72.74% 56.31%
Number of salaries quoted 217 371 156
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £31,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
.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
430 554 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 41.95% 46.63% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 361 493 271
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +2 40 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Maidstone 0 35 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Folkestone +5 21 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Tunbridge Wells -1 18 £45,000 - 8
Canterbury -4 15 £37,500 +15.38% 1
West Malling -1 8 £53,750 +22.15%
Tonbridge +1 4 £51,250 +28.12% 1
Rochester -2 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Margate 0 3 £37,500 +97.36% 1
Sevenoaks -3 2 £26,400 -34.00%
Sittingbourne -5 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 424 (75.18%) C#
2 348 (61.70%) SQL Server
3 332 (58.87%) ASP.NET
4 293 (51.95%) MVC
5 218 (38.65%) HTML
6 213 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
7 191 (33.87%) JavaScript
8 186 (32.98%) SQL
8 186 (32.98%) CSS
9 182 (32.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 181 (32.09%) TDD
11 165 (29.26%) WCF
12 157 (27.84%) Microsoft
13 136 (24.11%) Scrum
14 132 (23.40%) VB.NET
15 117 (20.74%) Windows
16 104 (18.44%) WPF
17 102 (18.09%) OO
18 100 (17.73%) T-SQL
19 95 (16.84%) Degree
20 93 (16.49%) Web Application Development
21 92 (16.31%) Oracle
22 79 (14.01%) jQuery
23 78 (13.83%) XML
24 75 (13.30%) Web Services
25 74 (13.12%) Finance
26 72 (12.77%) .NET Framework
27 69 (12.23%) Dependency Injection
27 69 (12.23%) WinForms
28 65 (11.52%) Java

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 40 (7.09%) IIS
2 23 (4.08%) Node.js
3 16 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.84%) CMS
4 14 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (1.60%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.60%) Documentum
8 3 (0.53%) Lync
9 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.35%) Kentico
9 2 (0.35%) SAS
9 2 (0.35%) Apache
10 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.18%) DNN
10 1 (0.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 49 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.19%) MS Office
3 6 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.18%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.18%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.30%) SaaS
2 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.01%) Internet
2 10 (1.77%) CTI
3 6 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.71%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (0.53%) HTTP
6 2 (0.35%) DNS
7 1 (0.18%) SSL
7 1 (0.18%) SAN
7 1 (0.18%) DMZ
7 1 (0.18%) DHCP
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.18%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.18%) MPLS
7 1 (0.18%) Firewall
7 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (61.70%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (5.85%) Relational Database
4 30 (5.32%) MySQL
5 27 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 26 (4.61%) Oracle Reports
7 25 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (3.55%) DataStage
9 11 (1.95%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.24%) DTS
11 6 (1.06%) Redis
12 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.71%) OLAP
14 3 (0.53%) DB2
14 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.53%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (10.64%) NUnit
2 53 (9.40%) Rhino Mocks
3 43 (7.62%) Moq
3 43 (7.62%) MSTest
4 40 (7.09%) Maven
4 40 (7.09%) Visual Studio
5 20 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (2.30%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.42%) Xcode
8 7 (1.24%) NetBeans
8 7 (1.24%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.24%) NCrunch
9 6 (1.06%) Selenium
10 4 (0.71%) Subversion
10 4 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.53%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.35%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.35%) JIRA
12 2 (0.35%) ReSharper
General
1 74 (13.12%) Finance
2 17 (3.01%) Advertising
3 15 (2.66%) Games
4 14 (2.48%) Publishing
5 13 (2.30%) Marketing
6 11 (1.95%) Retail
7 8 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.06%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Banking
10 3 (0.53%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 436 (77.30%) Developer
2 253 (44.86%) .NET Developer
3 110 (19.50%) C# Developer
4 75 (13.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (11.35%) Web Developer
6 62 (10.99%) ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (8.69%) Senior Developer
8 45 (7.98%) Software Developer
8 45 (7.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 33 (5.85%) Consultant
10 29 (5.14%) Graduate
11 26 (4.61%) Java Developer
12 20 (3.55%) Junior
12 20 (3.55%) Software Engineer
12 20 (3.55%) Analyst
13 19 (3.37%) Junior Developer
13 19 (3.37%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (3.01%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (2.84%) Senior Software Developer
16 15 (2.66%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (58.87%) ASP.NET
2 218 (38.65%) HTML
3 186 (32.98%) CSS
4 182 (32.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 165 (29.26%) WCF
6 104 (18.44%) WPF
7 79 (14.01%) jQuery
8 78 (13.83%) XML
9 75 (13.30%) Web Services
10 72 (12.77%) .NET Framework
11 69 (12.23%) WinForms
12 63 (11.17%) REST
13 56 (9.93%) Ninject
14 52 (9.22%) Castle Windsor
15 44 (7.80%) Unity DI Container
16 43 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 43 (7.62%) Spring.NET
17 42 (7.45%) HTML5
17 42 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 42 (7.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.46%) Enterprise Software
2 51 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 49 (8.69%) Inversion of Control
4 23 (4.08%) Social Network
5 22 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.37%) AS400
7 17 (3.01%) N-Tier
8 16 (2.84%) User Experience
8 16 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.84%) iPhone
9 11 (1.95%) Open Source
10 10 (1.77%) Social Media
11 8 (1.42%) BBC
11 8 (1.42%) Blog
12 6 (1.06%) W3C
13 4 (0.71%) Tandem
13 4 (0.71%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.71%) Physics
13 4 (0.71%) Chemistry
14 3 (0.53%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 117 (20.74%) Windows
2 22 (3.90%) Android
3 11 (1.95%) Windows 8
4 10 (1.77%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.42%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.71%) Linux
7 3 (0.53%) UNIX
7 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (51.95%) MVC
2 213 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (32.09%) TDD
4 136 (24.11%) Scrum
5 102 (18.09%) OO
6 93 (16.49%) Web Application Development
7 69 (12.23%) Dependency Injection
8 65 (11.52%) MVVM
9 61 (10.82%) OOD
10 60 (10.64%) Software Engineering
11 55 (9.75%) Kanban
12 51 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (8.33%) Web Development
13 47 (8.33%) E-Commerce
14 37 (6.56%) Unit Testing
15 31 (5.50%) SOA
16 29 (5.14%) Project Management
17 27 (4.79%) Migration
18 26 (4.61%) Workflow
18 26 (4.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 424 (75.18%) C#
2 191 (33.87%) JavaScript
3 186 (32.98%) SQL
4 132 (23.40%) VB.NET
5 100 (17.73%) T-SQL
6 65 (11.52%) Java
7 62 (10.99%) VB
8 43 (7.62%) PL/SQL
9 41 (7.27%) VB6
10 16 (2.84%) PHP
11 14 (2.48%) C++
12 13 (2.30%) XAML
13 11 (1.95%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.77%) Ruby
15 8 (1.42%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.53%) RPG
17 2 (0.35%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (16.84%) Degree
2 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.06%) ISEB
4 3 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.77%) QA
2 4 (0.71%) SLA
3 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.53%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) WMI
1 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 157 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 92 (16.31%) Oracle
3 26 (4.61%) Facebook
4 22 (3.90%) Google
5 20 (3.55%) Twitter
6 16 (2.84%) Citrix
7 13 (2.30%) Sitecore
8 12 (2.13%) Thunderhead
9 10 (1.77%) Kofax
10 9 (1.60%) Sony
10 9 (1.60%) Apple
10 9 (1.60%) Xamarin
11 8 (1.42%) Yahoo!
12 6 (1.06%) EPiServer
12 6 (1.06%) Telerik
13 5 (0.89%) JD Edwards
13 5 (0.89%) SAP
14 4 (0.71%) Remedy
14 4 (0.71%) Infragistics
14 4 (0.71%) Dell
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Career Potential
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum £40k plus bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Whitstable, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Remit Resources
Salary: £30000 - £36500 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Margate, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridge, Kent
Fluidata Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 depending on experience & qualifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago