The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 314 289 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.34% 27.55% 28.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 69.62% 63.52% 66.57%
Number of salaries quoted 299 248 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
451 455 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.70% 43.37% 43.47%
Number of salaries quoted 412 387 321
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
South East

.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 22 July 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 22 July 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 51 £40,000 +1.91% 2
Tunbridge Wells 0 26 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Dartford -1 26 £40,000 - 4
West Malling +10 25 £50,000 +1.01% 1
Stansted - 24 £45,000 -
Canterbury - 15 £25,000 - 2
Tonbridge 0 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Cranbrook - 9 £40,000 - 1
Folkestone -3 8 £25,000 -52.38%
Chatham -8 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 -
Rochester - 3 £32,500 - 2
Sevenoaks 0 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Swanley - 1 £30,500 -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 484 (70.45%) C#
2 429 (62.45%) SQL Server
3 418 (60.84%) ASP.NET
4 347 (50.51%) MVC
5 309 (44.98%) SQL
6 251 (36.54%) HTML
7 246 (35.81%) JavaScript
8 224 (32.61%) Microsoft
9 217 (31.59%) CSS
10 192 (27.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 167 (24.31%) WCF
12 162 (23.58%) TDD
13 155 (22.56%) Windows
14 142 (20.67%) Scrum
15 137 (19.94%) VB.NET
16 136 (19.80%) OO
17 132 (19.21%) T-SQL
18 128 (18.63%) Degree
19 119 (17.32%) .NET Framework
20 117 (17.03%) jQuery
21 100 (14.56%) WPF
22 90 (13.10%) Oracle
23 86 (12.52%) Software Engineering
24 85 (12.37%) SQL Server 2008
24 85 (12.37%) WinForms
25 84 (12.23%) Web Application Development
26 81 (11.79%) Computer Science
26 81 (11.79%) IIS
27 78 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
28 75 (10.92%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 81 (11.79%) IIS
2 26 (3.78%) Node.js
3 16 (2.33%) CMS
4 12 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (1.16%) FileNet
5 8 (1.16%) Documentum
5 8 (1.16%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.02%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.44%) Kentico
7 3 (0.44%) Drupal
8 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.15%) Lync
9 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.15%) DNN
9 1 (0.15%) Apache
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 73 (10.63%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.49%) MS Office
3 11 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Zemax
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.60%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.46%) Oracle CRM
3 6 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.87%) Magento
4 3 (0.44%) nopCommerce
4 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.33%) Internet
2 13 (1.89%) DNS
3 12 (1.75%) Firewall
3 12 (1.75%) VPN
4 9 (1.31%) iSCSI
4 9 (1.31%) SAN
4 9 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.02%) CTI
5 7 (1.02%) HTTP
6 4 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.29%) DMZ
7 2 (0.29%) Intranet
7 2 (0.29%) DHCP
7 2 (0.29%) PPP
8 1 (0.15%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (62.45%) SQL Server
2 85 (12.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (10.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 56 (8.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (7.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (6.99%) Relational Database
7 37 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (4.08%) MySQL
9 24 (3.49%) OLAP
10 22 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (3.06%) NoSQL
12 16 (2.33%) RDBMS
13 14 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (2.04%) SQLite
14 11 (1.60%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.46%) Big Data
16 9 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (1.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 8 (1.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (6.99%) NUnit
2 44 (6.40%) Rhino Mocks
3 42 (6.11%) Visual Studio
4 35 (5.09%) Moq
5 32 (4.66%) Maven
6 24 (3.49%) MSTest
6 24 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (2.91%) Xcode
8 17 (2.47%) Jasmine
9 15 (2.18%) Git (software)
10 10 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (1.46%) Selenium
11 9 (1.31%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.31%) NetBeans
12 6 (0.87%) Fiddler
12 6 (0.87%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.73%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.58%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 67 (9.75%) Finance
2 23 (3.35%) Marketing
3 19 (2.77%) Advertising
4 14 (2.04%) Retail
5 12 (1.75%) Games
6 9 (1.31%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.16%) Publishing
8 6 (0.87%) Legal
9 3 (0.44%) Banking
10 2 (0.29%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
11 1 (0.15%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 513 (74.67%) Developer
2 293 (42.65%) .NET Developer
3 146 (21.25%) C# Developer
4 128 (18.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 110 (16.01%) ASP.NET Developer
6 93 (13.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 79 (11.50%) Web Developer
8 76 (11.06%) Software Developer
9 51 (7.42%) Senior Developer
10 42 (6.11%) Analyst
11 41 (5.97%) Software Engineer
12 30 (4.37%) Programmer
12 30 (4.37%) C# Software Developer
13 29 (4.22%) Junior
13 29 (4.22%) Junior Developer
14 24 (3.49%) Applications Developer
15 22 (3.20%) Web Applications Developer
15 22 (3.20%) Senior C# Developer
15 22 (3.20%) .NET Software Developer
16 21 (3.06%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 418 (60.84%) ASP.NET
2 251 (36.54%) HTML
3 217 (31.59%) CSS
4 192 (27.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 167 (24.31%) WCF
6 119 (17.32%) .NET Framework
7 117 (17.03%) jQuery
8 100 (14.56%) WPF
9 85 (12.37%) WinForms
10 75 (10.92%) Web Services
11 72 (10.48%) HTML5
12 65 (9.46%) XML
13 61 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 53 (7.71%) CSS3
14 53 (7.71%) Ajax
15 52 (7.57%) REST
16 49 (7.13%) Silverlight
17 45 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 44 (6.40%) KnockoutJS
19 43 (6.26%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 81 (11.79%) Computer Science
2 54 (7.86%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.93%) Social Media
5 26 (3.78%) Inversion of Control
6 24 (3.49%) N-Tier
7 18 (2.62%) SystemC
8 14 (2.04%) BBC
9 13 (1.89%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.75%) Clustering
10 12 (1.75%) Open Source
10 12 (1.75%) Physics
11 11 (1.60%) Social Network
11 11 (1.60%) NHS
12 10 (1.46%) W3C
13 9 (1.31%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.31%) Replication
14 8 (1.16%) Blog
14 8 (1.16%) Chemistry
15 7 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 155 (22.56%) Windows
2 34 (4.95%) Apple iOS
3 33 (4.80%) Android
4 20 (2.91%) Windows 8
5 10 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (1.46%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.16%) Linux
6 8 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.02%) UNIX
8 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (50.51%) MVC
2 162 (23.58%) TDD
3 142 (20.67%) Scrum
4 136 (19.80%) OO
5 86 (12.52%) Software Engineering
6 84 (12.23%) Web Application Development
7 78 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (10.19%) Web Development
9 53 (7.71%) E-Commerce
10 52 (7.57%) OOP
11 50 (7.28%) SOA
12 48 (6.99%) Kanban
13 46 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
14 42 (6.11%) BDD
14 42 (6.11%) OOD
15 40 (5.82%) MVVM
15 40 (5.82%) Dependency Injection
15 40 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (5.09%) Unit Testing
17 29 (4.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 484 (70.45%) C#
2 309 (44.98%) SQL
3 246 (35.81%) JavaScript
4 137 (19.94%) VB.NET
5 132 (19.21%) T-SQL
6 60 (8.73%) VB
7 57 (8.30%) Java
8 31 (4.51%) VB6
9 22 (3.20%) PL/SQL
10 21 (3.06%) C
10 21 (3.06%) PHP
11 20 (2.91%) Objective-C
12 14 (2.04%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.04%) Ruby
13 13 (1.89%) XAML
14 12 (1.75%) C++
15 6 (0.87%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.44%) Python
17 1 (0.15%) XPath
17 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 128 (18.63%) Degree
2 49 (7.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (4.95%) MCTS
3 34 (4.95%) MCP
4 25 (3.64%) MCAD
4 25 (3.64%) MCSD
5 11 (1.60%) ISEB
6 9 (1.31%) MCPD
7 5 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (0.58%) PhD
8 4 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.18%) QA
2 12 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.73%) ISO 9000
3 5 (0.73%) SLA
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.73%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (0.73%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 224 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 90 (13.10%) Oracle
3 30 (4.37%) Google
4 25 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 23 (3.35%) Facebook
6 20 (2.91%) Citrix
7 15 (2.18%) Sony
8 14 (2.04%) Apple
8 14 (2.04%) Sitecore
8 14 (2.04%) Yahoo!
9 9 (1.31%) Pega
9 9 (1.31%) SAP
10 8 (1.16%) Metastorm
10 8 (1.16%) Thunderhead
10 8 (1.16%) Open Text
10 8 (1.16%) IBM
10 8 (1.16%) Adobe
10 8 (1.16%) JD Edwards
10 8 (1.16%) DevExpress
11 6 (0.87%) EPiServer
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Rochester, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Extremely rewarding packages for talented candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 38000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + pension, bonus, breakfast, gym
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago