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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 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 249 360 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.75% 32.46% 25.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.04% 68.31% 61.06%
Number of salaries quoted 230 313 195
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
395 527 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.26% 47.52% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 339 451 312
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 53 £40,000 - 6
Dartford -5 22 £40,000 -9.09% 4
West Malling +5 12 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Tunbridge Wells -3 12 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Folkestone 0 11 £33,500 -36.19%
Canterbury +3 10 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Tonbridge +2 8 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Stansted - 8 £50,000 -
Rochester +4 6 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Cranbrook - 6 £40,000 - 1
Chatham -8 4 £31,250 -21.87%
Margate - 3 £37,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £40,000 -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 433 (71.45%) C#
2 386 (63.70%) SQL Server
3 367 (60.56%) ASP.NET
4 288 (47.52%) MVC
5 242 (39.93%) SQL
6 234 (38.61%) HTML
7 225 (37.13%) JavaScript
8 199 (32.84%) CSS
9 176 (29.04%) Microsoft
10 167 (27.56%) TDD
11 162 (26.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 153 (25.25%) WCF
13 139 (22.94%) VB.NET
14 137 (22.61%) Windows
15 124 (20.46%) Scrum
16 117 (19.31%) Degree
17 107 (17.66%) OO
17 107 (17.66%) T-SQL
18 96 (15.84%) jQuery
19 94 (15.51%) WPF
20 90 (14.85%) Oracle
21 86 (14.19%) .NET Framework
22 84 (13.86%) Web Application Development
23 73 (12.05%) XML
24 71 (11.72%) Web Development
24 71 (11.72%) WinForms
25 70 (11.55%) IIS
26 66 (10.89%) Software Engineering
26 66 (10.89%) Computer Science
27 64 (10.56%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 70 (11.55%) IIS
2 19 (3.14%) Node.js
3 17 (2.81%) CMS
4 14 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.65%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.32%) Documentum
8 6 (0.99%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.50%) Kentico
10 1 (0.17%) Lync
10 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.17%) DNN
10 1 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 56 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.80%) MS Office
3 11 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.17%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 11 (1.82%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.65%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.99%) Magento
4 5 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.50%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.17%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.64%) Internet
2 8 (1.32%) HTTP
3 7 (1.16%) CTI
3 7 (1.16%) Firewall
4 6 (0.99%) DNS
5 5 (0.83%) VPN
6 4 (0.66%) SAN
6 4 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (0.66%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.33%) Intranet
9 1 (0.17%) MPLS
9 1 (0.17%) DHCP
9 1 (0.17%) DMZ
9 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (63.70%) SQL Server
2 60 (9.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (6.44%) Relational Database
4 39 (6.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (5.12%) MySQL
7 17 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (2.31%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.98%) DataStage
11 10 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (1.65%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.99%) SQLite
13 6 (0.99%) OLAP
13 6 (0.99%) DTS
14 5 (0.83%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (7.76%) NUnit
2 42 (6.93%) Rhino Mocks
3 37 (6.11%) Maven
3 37 (6.11%) Visual Studio
4 35 (5.78%) Moq
5 29 (4.79%) MSTest
6 22 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.64%) Git (software)
8 14 (2.31%) Xcode
9 10 (1.65%) Selenium
10 9 (1.49%) NetBeans
10 9 (1.49%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.16%) Jasmine
12 6 (0.99%) ReSharper
12 6 (0.99%) Fiddler
13 5 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
14 4 (0.66%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.66%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 64 (10.56%) Finance
2 23 (3.80%) Marketing
3 19 (3.14%) Advertising
4 15 (2.48%) Retail
5 12 (1.98%) Games
6 11 (1.82%) Publishing
7 8 (1.32%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.99%) Legal
9 3 (0.50%) Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 458 (75.58%) Developer
2 265 (43.73%) .NET Developer
3 122 (20.13%) C# Developer
4 102 (16.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 86 (14.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 81 (13.37%) Web Developer
7 73 (12.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 65 (10.73%) Software Developer
9 54 (8.91%) Senior Developer
10 31 (5.12%) Software Engineer
11 30 (4.95%) Analyst
11 30 (4.95%) C# Software Developer
12 24 (3.96%) Junior
13 23 (3.80%) Programmer
13 23 (3.80%) Junior Developer
14 22 (3.63%) Senior Software Developer
15 21 (3.47%) Graduate
15 21 (3.47%) Senior .NET Developer
16 20 (3.30%) Senior C# Developer
16 20 (3.30%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (60.56%) ASP.NET
2 234 (38.61%) HTML
3 199 (32.84%) CSS
4 162 (26.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 153 (25.25%) WCF
6 96 (15.84%) jQuery
7 94 (15.51%) WPF
8 86 (14.19%) .NET Framework
9 73 (12.05%) XML
10 71 (11.72%) WinForms
11 59 (9.74%) Web Services
11 59 (9.74%) HTML5
12 51 (8.42%) REST
13 45 (7.43%) Ajax
14 44 (7.26%) CSS3
15 43 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
16 42 (6.93%) JSON
16 42 (6.93%) Silverlight
17 38 (6.27%) Spring
17 38 (6.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.89%) Computer Science
2 41 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (4.79%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 18 (2.97%) Social Media
6 17 (2.81%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.48%) Social Network
8 14 (2.31%) BBC
9 12 (1.98%) Open Source
10 11 (1.82%) AS400
11 8 (1.32%) NHS
12 7 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.16%) Physics
12 7 (1.16%) Chemistry
13 6 (0.99%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.99%) SystemC
14 5 (0.83%) iPad
14 5 (0.83%) iPhone
14 5 (0.83%) W3C
14 5 (0.83%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 137 (22.61%) Windows
2 26 (4.29%) Apple iOS
3 25 (4.13%) Android
4 16 (2.64%) Windows 8
5 8 (1.32%) Windows Phone
5 8 (1.32%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.66%) UNIX
6 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.66%) Linux
6 4 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (47.52%) MVC
2 167 (27.56%) TDD
3 124 (20.46%) Scrum
4 107 (17.66%) OO
5 84 (13.86%) Web Application Development
6 71 (11.72%) Web Development
7 66 (10.89%) Software Engineering
8 63 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (9.90%) E-Commerce
10 49 (8.09%) OOD
11 48 (7.92%) Kanban
12 46 (7.59%) Dependency Injection
13 44 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (6.27%) MVVM
15 35 (5.78%) BDD
16 33 (5.45%) Unit Testing
17 32 (5.28%) CRM
17 32 (5.28%) OOP
18 31 (5.12%) SOA
19 26 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 433 (71.45%) C#
2 242 (39.93%) SQL
3 225 (37.13%) JavaScript
4 139 (22.94%) VB.NET
5 107 (17.66%) T-SQL
6 60 (9.90%) Java
6 60 (9.90%) VB
7 37 (6.11%) VB6
8 34 (5.61%) PL/SQL
9 19 (3.14%) PHP
10 14 (2.31%) Ruby
10 14 (2.31%) Objective-C
11 13 (2.15%) XAML
12 10 (1.65%) C++
13 8 (1.32%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.16%) C
15 6 (0.99%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.50%) Python
17 1 (0.17%) XPath
17 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 117 (19.31%) Degree
2 25 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.15%) MCTS
3 13 (2.15%) MCP
4 11 (1.82%) MCAD
4 11 (1.82%) MCSD
4 11 (1.82%) ISEB
5 5 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.33%) MCPD
7 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.82%) QA
2 7 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.83%) SLA
3 5 (0.83%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.50%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) Vagrant
1 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 176 (29.04%) Microsoft
2 90 (14.85%) Oracle
3 31 (5.12%) Google
4 26 (4.29%) Facebook
5 20 (3.30%) Citrix
6 19 (3.14%) Xamarin
7 16 (2.64%) Sitecore
8 15 (2.48%) Sony
9 14 (2.31%) Apple
9 14 (2.31%) Yahoo!
10 9 (1.49%) SAP
11 8 (1.32%) JD Edwards
11 8 (1.32%) Thunderhead
11 8 (1.32%) Adobe
12 7 (1.16%) Twitter
13 6 (0.99%) Ektron
13 6 (0.99%) Dell
14 5 (0.83%) Remedy
14 5 (0.83%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.66%) Infragistics
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago