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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 324 364 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.78% 32.97% 18.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.38% 71.51% 54.51%
Number of salaries quoted 309 331 121
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 £27,500 £33,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
555 509 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.01% 46.11% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 505 447 213
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 £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

.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 January 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 January 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 +2 58 £45,000 -2.70% 8
Dartford +2 41 £42,500 +45.29% 5
Maidstone -1 29 £37,500 - 8
Folkestone +1 27 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Canterbury - 21 £37,500 - 6
Tonbridge -1 18 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Whitstable 0 11 £40,000 +73.91%
West Malling 0 8 £54,500 -9.16%
Sevenoaks +1 5 £35,000 -20.45% 2
Rochester +1 4 £35,500 +1.42% 1
Sittingbourne -10 3 £45,000 +80.00%
Chatham +9 2 £27,500 - 1
Margate - 1 - -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 458 (79.10%) C#
2 416 (71.85%) SQL Server
3 364 (62.87%) ASP.NET
4 360 (62.18%) MVC
5 268 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
6 255 (44.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 227 (39.21%) TDD
8 199 (34.37%) HTML
9 192 (33.16%) WCF
10 190 (32.82%) SQL
11 174 (30.05%) JavaScript
12 172 (29.71%) Scrum
13 160 (27.63%) CSS
14 144 (24.87%) Microsoft
15 136 (23.49%) Web Application Development
16 122 (21.07%) Dependency Injection
17 120 (20.73%) VB.NET
18 118 (20.38%) Windows
18 118 (20.38%) MVVM
19 117 (20.21%) OO
20 112 (19.34%) WPF
21 111 (19.17%) .NET Framework
22 110 (19.00%) Web Services
23 107 (18.48%) NUnit
24 102 (17.62%) Finance
25 99 (17.10%) T-SQL
26 98 (16.93%) XML
27 97 (16.75%) Rhino Mocks
27 97 (16.75%) Castle Windsor
28 96 (16.58%) Kanban

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.01%) CMS
2 29 (5.01%) Node.js
3 27 (4.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (2.76%) IIS
5 13 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.38%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.69%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.52%) SAS
11 2 (0.35%) Apache
11 2 (0.35%) Lync
11 2 (0.35%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.17%) Kentico
12 1 (0.17%) Drupal
12 1 (0.17%) WordPress
12 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.17%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 35 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (1.90%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.97%) SaaS
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.29%) Internet
2 6 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.86%) HTTP
3 5 (0.86%) CTI
4 3 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) SSL
5 1 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (71.85%) SQL Server
2 66 (11.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (6.56%) Relational Database
4 37 (6.39%) MySQL
4 37 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (3.11%) DataStage
8 17 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (2.76%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.25%) Redis
11 8 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.04%) DTS
12 6 (1.04%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.52%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 3 (0.52%) OLTP
14 3 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 107 (18.48%) NUnit
2 97 (16.75%) Rhino Mocks
3 74 (12.78%) Moq
3 74 (12.78%) MSTest
4 49 (8.46%) Visual Studio
5 33 (5.70%) Maven
6 21 (3.63%) Git (software)
6 21 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (3.11%) Subversion
8 15 (2.59%) NCrunch
9 6 (1.04%) Selenium
10 4 (0.69%) ReSharper
10 4 (0.69%) Hudson
11 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.52%) Fiddler
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.35%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.35%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.35%) Mercurial
General
1 102 (17.62%) Finance
2 33 (5.70%) Games
3 21 (3.63%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.42%) Retail
5 13 (2.25%) Advertising
6 11 (1.90%) Banking
7 9 (1.55%) Publishing
8 7 (1.21%) Marketing
9 3 (0.52%) Polish Language
9 3 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 485 (83.77%) Developer
2 303 (52.33%) .NET Developer
3 105 (18.13%) C# Developer
4 70 (12.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (7.60%) Web Developer
6 32 (5.53%) Java Developer
7 30 (5.18%) ASP.NET Developer
8 29 (5.01%) Consultant
9 28 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 28 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 26 (4.49%) Senior Developer
11 24 (4.15%) Junior
12 23 (3.97%) Analyst
13 22 (3.80%) Junior Developer
14 20 (3.45%) SQL Developer
15 16 (2.76%) Applications Developer
15 16 (2.76%) C# Web Developer
16 14 (2.42%) Graduate
17 13 (2.25%) C# Application Developer
17 13 (2.25%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (62.87%) ASP.NET
2 255 (44.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 199 (34.37%) HTML
4 192 (33.16%) WCF
5 160 (27.63%) CSS
6 112 (19.34%) WPF
7 111 (19.17%) .NET Framework
8 110 (19.00%) Web Services
9 98 (16.93%) XML
10 97 (16.75%) Castle Windsor
11 92 (15.89%) jQuery
12 88 (15.20%) Ninject
13 85 (14.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 77 (13.30%) Unity DI Container
15 74 (12.78%) Spring.NET
16 71 (12.26%) WinForms
17 62 (10.71%) REST
18 59 (10.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 43 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 40 (6.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.03%) Inversion of Control
2 82 (14.16%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (7.25%) Social Network
4 35 (6.04%) Computer Science
5 32 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.45%) iPhone
7 17 (2.94%) AS400
7 17 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.94%) Data Integration
8 15 (2.59%) N-Tier
9 13 (2.25%) Blog
10 12 (2.07%) W3C
11 6 (1.04%) Replication
11 6 (1.04%) Clustering
12 5 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.86%) FMCG
13 4 (0.69%) Tandem
13 4 (0.69%) Open Source
14 3 (0.52%) iSeries
14 3 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 118 (20.38%) Windows
2 24 (4.15%) Android
3 10 (1.73%) Windows Phone
4 5 (0.86%) Linux
5 4 (0.69%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (62.18%) MVC
2 268 (46.29%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (39.21%) TDD
4 172 (29.71%) Scrum
5 136 (23.49%) Web Application Development
6 122 (21.07%) Dependency Injection
7 118 (20.38%) MVVM
8 117 (20.21%) OO
9 96 (16.58%) Kanban
10 88 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (14.68%) OOD
12 48 (8.29%) Project Management
13 47 (8.12%) Software Engineering
14 43 (7.43%) Domain-Driven Design
15 38 (6.56%) SOA
16 37 (6.39%) BDD
17 35 (6.04%) Unit Testing
18 29 (5.01%) Workflow
18 29 (5.01%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (4.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 458 (79.10%) C#
2 190 (32.82%) SQL
3 174 (30.05%) JavaScript
4 120 (20.73%) VB.NET
5 99 (17.10%) T-SQL
6 68 (11.74%) VB
7 57 (9.84%) Java
8 40 (6.91%) VB6
9 31 (5.35%) PL/SQL
10 15 (2.59%) Ruby
11 11 (1.90%) PHP
11 11 (1.90%) C++
12 10 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.86%) XAML
14 3 (0.52%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.52%) RPG
14 3 (0.52%) VBA
15 2 (0.35%) Delphi
15 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 71 (12.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.45%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 144 (24.87%) Microsoft
2 78 (13.47%) Oracle
3 38 (6.56%) Twitter
4 27 (4.66%) Facebook
5 15 (2.59%) Google
6 12 (2.07%) Sitecore
6 12 (2.07%) Adobe
7 10 (1.73%) Kofax
8 9 (1.55%) SAP
9 7 (1.21%) Ektron
10 5 (0.86%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.86%) Thunderhead
10 5 (0.86%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.69%) Infragistics
11 4 (0.69%) Telerik
12 3 (0.52%) Citrix
13 2 (0.35%) Siebel
13 2 (0.35%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.17%) Renesas
14 1 (0.17%) Sony
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum +20% Bonus, Private Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000 plus bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £14,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago