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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing .NET 250 369 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 26.07% 30.45% 13.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 58.28% 66.85% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 231 323 144
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
429 552 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.73% 45.54% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 383 451 373
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +1 58 £41,500 -7.77% 8
Maidstone +2 24 £37,500 -2.59% 5
Canterbury +4 21 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Dartford 0 21 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Rochester -2 11 £42,500 +30.76%
West Malling +3 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Sevenoaks +2 9 £31,500 -33.68% 1
Tonbridge -2 9 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Folkestone +5 8 £32,500 -7.14%
Chatham -1 2 £25,000 -51.21% 1
Whitstable -1 1 £22,000 -
Deal - 1 £37,500 -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 442 (78.09%) C#
2 393 (69.43%) SQL Server
3 346 (61.13%) ASP.NET
4 313 (55.30%) MVC
5 277 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
6 217 (38.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 213 (37.63%) TDD
8 210 (37.10%) SQL
9 205 (36.22%) HTML
10 183 (32.33%) JavaScript
11 174 (30.74%) WCF
12 163 (28.80%) Scrum
13 162 (28.62%) Microsoft
14 157 (27.74%) CSS
15 135 (23.85%) Windows
16 123 (21.73%) Web Application Development
17 120 (21.20%) Dependency Injection
18 119 (21.02%) MVVM
19 113 (19.96%) WPF
19 113 (19.96%) T-SQL
20 111 (19.61%) Finance
21 106 (18.73%) NUnit
22 101 (17.84%) jQuery
23 100 (17.67%) .NET Framework
23 100 (17.67%) Rhino Mocks
23 100 (17.67%) Castle Windsor
24 98 (17.31%) Kanban
25 96 (16.96%) Web Services
26 91 (16.08%) ASP.NET Web API
27 89 (15.72%) OO

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 30 (5.30%) CMS
2 27 (4.77%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.06%) IIS
4 22 (3.89%) Node.js
5 15 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.71%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.71%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.53%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.53%) ArcIMS
9 3 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.53%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.35%) Kentico
10 2 (0.35%) Apache
10 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.18%) SAS
11 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
Applications
1 37 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 17 (3.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (3.00%) Photoshop
4 13 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.95%) SaaS
2 18 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.35%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (10.07%) Internet
2 11 (1.94%) HTTP
3 7 (1.24%) SMTP
4 5 (0.88%) SSL
5 3 (0.53%) Firewall
5 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.53%) Intranet
6 2 (0.35%) DNS
7 1 (0.18%) PPP
7 1 (0.18%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.18%) VoIP
7 1 (0.18%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (69.43%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (7.07%) MySQL
5 36 (6.36%) Relational Database
6 35 (6.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.00%) NoSQL
7 17 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.12%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.12%) Redis
8 12 (2.12%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.77%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.41%) DataStage
12 7 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.06%) Big Data
13 6 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.71%) DTS
15 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 106 (18.73%) NUnit
2 100 (17.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 76 (13.43%) Moq
4 75 (13.25%) MSTest
5 53 (9.36%) Visual Studio
6 26 (4.59%) Git (software)
7 22 (3.89%) Subversion
7 22 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (3.18%) Maven
9 14 (2.47%) Hudson
10 12 (2.12%) Selenium
11 10 (1.77%) ReSharper
12 9 (1.59%) Fiddler
13 8 (1.41%) NCrunch
14 7 (1.24%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
15 4 (0.71%) LoadRunner
15 4 (0.71%) LabVIEW
16 3 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
16 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 111 (19.61%) Finance
2 26 (4.59%) Games
3 24 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.00%) Marketing
5 12 (2.12%) Polish Language
6 10 (1.77%) Banking
6 10 (1.77%) Retail
7 6 (1.06%) Advertising
8 3 (0.53%) Publishing
8 3 (0.53%) Legal
8 3 (0.53%) Electronics
8 3 (0.53%) Billing
9 2 (0.35%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.35%) Back Office
9 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 463 (81.80%) Developer
2 289 (51.06%) .NET Developer
3 85 (15.02%) C# Developer
4 71 (12.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (7.60%) Web Developer
6 42 (7.42%) Software Developer
7 37 (6.54%) Junior
8 35 (6.18%) Junior Developer
9 34 (6.01%) Analyst
10 31 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
11 28 (4.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (4.77%) Senior Developer
13 22 (3.89%) SQL Developer
14 18 (3.18%) Java Developer
15 16 (2.83%) DBA
16 15 (2.65%) .NET Web Developer
17 14 (2.47%) AWS Developer
17 14 (2.47%) Senior .NET Developer
18 11 (1.94%) QA Analyst
18 11 (1.94%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (61.13%) ASP.NET
2 217 (38.34%) ASP.NET MVC
3 205 (36.22%) HTML
4 174 (30.74%) WCF
5 157 (27.74%) CSS
6 113 (19.96%) WPF
7 101 (17.84%) jQuery
8 100 (17.67%) .NET Framework
8 100 (17.67%) Castle Windsor
9 96 (16.96%) Web Services
10 91 (16.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 86 (15.19%) XML
12 82 (14.49%) Ninject
13 77 (13.60%) Unity DI Container
14 75 (13.25%) HTML5
14 75 (13.25%) Spring.NET
15 74 (13.07%) WinForms
16 56 (9.89%) AngularJS
17 52 (9.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 47 (8.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.37%) Inversion of Control
2 86 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (7.42%) Social Network
5 40 (7.07%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.36%) W3C
6 19 (3.36%) Data Integration
7 16 (2.83%) Clustering
7 16 (2.83%) Replication
8 14 (2.47%) Blog
9 13 (2.30%) N-Tier
9 13 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.41%) iPhone
10 8 (1.41%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.06%) AS400
12 5 (0.88%) User Experience
13 4 (0.71%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.71%) Physics
13 4 (0.71%) Tandem
14 3 (0.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 135 (23.85%) Windows
2 24 (4.24%) Android
3 16 (2.83%) Windows Phone
4 11 (1.94%) Linux
4 11 (1.94%) Windows 7
4 11 (1.94%) Windows 8
5 8 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.06%) UNIX
7 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.53%) CentOS
9 2 (0.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (55.30%) MVC
2 277 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (37.63%) TDD
4 163 (28.80%) Scrum
5 123 (21.73%) Web Application Development
6 120 (21.20%) Dependency Injection
7 119 (21.02%) MVVM
8 98 (17.31%) Kanban
9 89 (15.72%) OO
10 86 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
11 69 (12.19%) OOD
12 55 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
13 48 (8.48%) Domain-Driven Design
14 45 (7.95%) Unit Testing
15 40 (7.07%) BDD
16 38 (6.71%) Software Engineering
17 37 (6.54%) SOA
18 28 (4.95%) Project Management
19 26 (4.59%) Data Analysis
19 26 (4.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 442 (78.09%) C#
2 210 (37.10%) SQL
3 183 (32.33%) JavaScript
4 113 (19.96%) T-SQL
5 84 (14.84%) VB.NET
6 63 (11.13%) VB
7 55 (9.72%) Java
8 30 (5.30%) VB6
9 17 (3.00%) C++
10 15 (2.65%) Ruby
11 11 (1.94%) PHP
12 10 (1.77%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.77%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.59%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.06%) VBA
15 5 (0.88%) Python
16 4 (0.71%) C
16 4 (0.71%) Delphi
17 2 (0.35%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (0.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.35%) ISEB
3 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.18%) CCNP
4 1 (0.18%) CCDP
4 1 (0.18%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.42%) QA
2 8 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.24%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.53%) Firmware
3 3 (0.53%) Docker
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.18%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 4 (0.71%) HAProxy
1 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.71%) Puppet
2 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 162 (28.62%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.48%) Oracle
3 43 (7.60%) Twitter
4 26 (4.59%) Facebook
5 20 (3.53%) Adobe
6 10 (1.77%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.24%) JD Edwards
7 7 (1.24%) SAP
8 5 (0.88%) HP
8 5 (0.88%) Google
8 5 (0.88%) Ektron
8 5 (0.88%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.53%) ESRI
9 3 (0.53%) Citrix
10 2 (0.35%) Cisco
11 1 (0.18%) Sony
11 1 (0.18%) Telerik
11 1 (0.18%) Avaya
11 1 (0.18%) Nokia
11 1 (0.18%) Sun
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
C&M Travel Recruitment
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago