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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing .NET 299 378 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.36% 32.61% 15.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 59.33% 68.73% 47.16%
Number of salaries quoted 282 329 120
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
.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
504 550 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.17% 47.45% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 459 454 251
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

.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 26 February 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 26 February 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 59 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Maidstone -1 33 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Dartford +1 32 £45,000 +45.16% 3
Folkestone +3 22 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Canterbury +3 20 £37,500 +66.66% 3
Tonbridge -1 20 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Whitstable 0 9 £40,000 +73.91%
Sevenoaks +2 6 £33,250 -24.43%
West Malling +2 5 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Chatham +9 4 £25,000 -
Rochester 0 4 £37,500 +7.14% 3
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 467 (77.70%) C#
2 431 (71.71%) SQL Server
3 372 (61.90%) ASP.NET
4 359 (59.73%) MVC
5 292 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
6 257 (42.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 235 (39.10%) TDD
8 208 (34.61%) HTML
9 206 (34.28%) SQL
10 202 (33.61%) WCF
11 184 (30.62%) JavaScript
12 178 (29.62%) Scrum
13 162 (26.96%) CSS
14 154 (25.62%) Microsoft
15 138 (22.96%) Web Application Development
16 128 (21.30%) Dependency Injection
17 121 (20.13%) MVVM
18 117 (19.47%) Windows
19 116 (19.30%) T-SQL
19 116 (19.30%) VB.NET
19 116 (19.30%) .NET Framework
20 112 (18.64%) OO
21 110 (18.30%) Web Services
22 109 (18.14%) WPF
23 108 (17.97%) NUnit
24 106 (17.64%) Finance
25 100 (16.64%) jQuery
26 99 (16.47%) Rhino Mocks
26 99 (16.47%) Castle Windsor
27 98 (16.31%) Kanban

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 39 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.16%) CMS
3 29 (4.83%) Node.js
4 27 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 21 (3.49%) IIS
6 13 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.00%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.67%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.50%) SAS
11 3 (0.50%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.50%) ArcIMS
12 2 (0.33%) Apache
12 2 (0.33%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.33%) Lync
13 1 (0.17%) Kentico
13 1 (0.17%) WordPress
13 1 (0.17%) Documentum
13 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 38 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (2.50%) Photoshop
4 13 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.33%) SaaS
2 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.65%) Internet
2 8 (1.33%) HTTP
3 5 (0.83%) CTI
4 4 (0.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.50%) SMTP
5 3 (0.50%) SSL
5 3 (0.50%) Intranet
6 2 (0.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (71.71%) SQL Server
2 76 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 38 (6.32%) MySQL
6 26 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (2.66%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.16%) Redis
10 12 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (2.00%) DataStage
11 8 (1.33%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.00%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.83%) DTS
15 4 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
16 3 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 108 (17.97%) NUnit
2 99 (16.47%) Rhino Mocks
3 72 (11.98%) Moq
3 72 (11.98%) MSTest
4 53 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 28 (4.66%) Maven
6 23 (3.83%) Subversion
7 22 (3.66%) Git (software)
8 21 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (2.50%) NCrunch
10 7 (1.16%) ReSharper
11 6 (1.00%) Fiddler
12 5 (0.83%) Selenium
13 4 (0.67%) Hudson
14 2 (0.33%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.33%) TortoiseSVN
14 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
15 1 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
15 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
General
1 106 (17.64%) Finance
2 35 (5.82%) Games
3 24 (3.99%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.00%) Retail
5 11 (1.83%) Banking
5 11 (1.83%) Advertising
6 7 (1.16%) Marketing
7 6 (1.00%) Publishing
8 5 (0.83%) Polish Language
9 3 (0.50%) Billing
9 3 (0.50%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 495 (82.36%) Developer
2 308 (51.25%) .NET Developer
3 109 (18.14%) C# Developer
4 78 (12.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (6.82%) Web Developer
6 35 (5.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (4.66%) Java Developer
9 27 (4.49%) Analyst
9 27 (4.49%) Junior
10 26 (4.33%) Software Developer
10 26 (4.33%) Junior Developer
11 24 (3.99%) SQL Developer
11 24 (3.99%) Consultant
11 24 (3.99%) Senior Developer
12 16 (2.66%) Applications Developer
13 15 (2.50%) C# Web Developer
14 14 (2.33%) Graduate
15 13 (2.16%) C# Application Developer
15 13 (2.16%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (61.90%) ASP.NET
2 257 (42.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 208 (34.61%) HTML
4 202 (33.61%) WCF
5 162 (26.96%) CSS
6 116 (19.30%) .NET Framework
7 110 (18.30%) Web Services
8 109 (18.14%) WPF
9 100 (16.64%) jQuery
10 99 (16.47%) Castle Windsor
11 96 (15.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 96 (15.97%) XML
12 86 (14.31%) Ninject
13 74 (12.31%) Unity DI Container
14 72 (11.98%) Spring.NET
15 67 (11.15%) WinForms
16 62 (10.32%) REST
17 61 (10.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 47 (7.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 44 (7.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 90 (14.98%) Enterprise Software
2 86 (14.31%) Inversion of Control
3 44 (7.32%) Social Network
4 40 (6.66%) Computer Science
4 40 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.49%) Data Integration
6 20 (3.33%) iPhone
7 18 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.83%) W3C
9 13 (2.16%) AS400
9 13 (2.16%) Blog
10 12 (2.00%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.66%) Replication
11 10 (1.66%) Clustering
12 5 (0.83%) Tandem
12 5 (0.83%) GIS
12 5 (0.83%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.83%) FMCG
13 4 (0.67%) Open Source
13 4 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 117 (19.47%) Windows
2 31 (5.16%) Android
3 15 (2.50%) Windows Phone
4 7 (1.16%) Windows 8
4 7 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.16%) Linux
5 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (59.73%) MVC
2 292 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (39.10%) TDD
4 178 (29.62%) Scrum
5 138 (22.96%) Web Application Development
6 128 (21.30%) Dependency Injection
7 121 (20.13%) MVVM
8 112 (18.64%) OO
9 98 (16.31%) Kanban
10 86 (14.31%) Continuous Integration
11 82 (13.64%) OOD
12 54 (8.99%) Domain-Driven Design
13 49 (8.15%) Software Engineering
14 44 (7.32%) Project Management
15 42 (6.99%) SOA
16 39 (6.49%) BDD
17 36 (5.99%) Unit Testing
18 34 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
19 25 (4.16%) Workflow
20 24 (3.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 467 (77.70%) C#
2 206 (34.28%) SQL
3 184 (30.62%) JavaScript
4 116 (19.30%) T-SQL
4 116 (19.30%) VB.NET
5 66 (10.98%) VB
6 54 (8.99%) Java
7 37 (6.16%) VB6
8 24 (3.99%) PL/SQL
9 15 (2.50%) Ruby
10 14 (2.33%) PHP
11 12 (2.00%) C++
12 10 (1.66%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.00%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.67%) Delphi
14 4 (0.67%) VBA
15 3 (0.50%) Python
15 3 (0.50%) C
15 3 (0.50%) RPG
16 2 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 75 (12.48%) Degree
2 5 (0.83%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.66%) QA
2 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 154 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 69 (11.48%) Oracle
3 41 (6.82%) Twitter
4 26 (4.33%) Facebook
5 16 (2.66%) Adobe
6 14 (2.33%) Google
7 10 (1.66%) Sitecore
7 10 (1.66%) Kofax
8 9 (1.50%) SAP
9 5 (0.83%) Thunderhead
9 5 (0.83%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.67%) Telerik
10 4 (0.67%) Ektron
10 4 (0.67%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.67%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.50%) ESRI
11 3 (0.50%) Citrix
12 2 (0.33%) Siebel
13 1 (0.17%) Progress
13 1 (0.17%) Apple
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago