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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 222 354 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.27% 33.08% 23.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.16% 68.87% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 200 310 170
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
.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
369 514 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.01% 48.04% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 311 442 289
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £28,500 £26,000
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
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 38 £38,750 -3.12% 4
Dartford -2 26 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Canterbury 0 14 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Folkestone +3 12 £33,500 -13.54%
West Malling 0 8 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Rochester -1 6 £40,000 +18.51%
Tunbridge Wells -8 6 £38,750 -12.92% 3
Cranbrook - 4 £40,000 - 1
Margate 0 3 £37,500 +97.36%
Tonbridge +2 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Stansted - 2 £55,000 -
Chatham -6 1 £32,500 -18.75%
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 419 (71.50%) C#
2 363 (61.95%) SQL Server
3 355 (60.58%) ASP.NET
4 284 (48.46%) MVC
5 228 (38.91%) HTML
6 216 (36.86%) JavaScript
7 212 (36.18%) SQL
8 201 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
9 199 (33.96%) CSS
10 174 (29.69%) TDD
11 169 (28.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 167 (28.50%) Microsoft
13 147 (25.09%) WCF
14 135 (23.04%) VB.NET
15 125 (21.33%) Scrum
16 124 (21.16%) Windows
17 112 (19.11%) Degree
18 97 (16.55%) OO
19 96 (16.38%) T-SQL
20 92 (15.70%) WPF
21 86 (14.68%) jQuery
21 86 (14.68%) Web Application Development
22 84 (14.33%) Oracle
23 71 (12.12%) WinForms
23 71 (12.12%) Finance
24 69 (11.77%) .NET Framework
25 67 (11.43%) XML
26 64 (10.92%) Web Development
26 64 (10.92%) Java
27 62 (10.58%) VB

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 61 (10.41%) IIS
2 22 (3.75%) Node.js
3 18 (3.07%) CMS
4 14 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 11 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.54%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.54%) Documentum
7 7 (1.19%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.51%) Kentico
9 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
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 57 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.75%) MS Office
3 10 (1.71%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.68%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.17%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.68%) Magento
4 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.17%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.54%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.56%) Internet
2 7 (1.19%) HTTP
2 7 (1.19%) CTI
3 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.68%) Firewall
3 4 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (0.34%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) SSL
5 1 (0.17%) SAN
5 1 (0.17%) DMZ
5 1 (0.17%) VPN
5 1 (0.17%) Intranet
5 1 (0.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.17%) DHCP
5 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (61.95%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (7.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (6.31%) Relational Database
5 34 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (5.12%) MySQL
7 26 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (2.73%) DataStage
10 14 (2.39%) NoSQL
11 13 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.54%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.02%) OLAP
13 6 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.85%) DTS
14 5 (0.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (0.51%) SSDT
17 2 (0.34%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 46 (7.85%) NUnit
2 41 (7.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 40 (6.83%) Maven
4 36 (6.14%) Visual Studio
5 33 (5.63%) Moq
6 31 (5.29%) MSTest
7 21 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (2.73%) Git (software)
9 11 (1.88%) Selenium
10 9 (1.54%) Eclipse
10 9 (1.54%) NetBeans
11 8 (1.37%) Xcode
12 6 (1.02%) ReSharper
12 6 (1.02%) Fiddler
13 5 (0.85%) Jasmine
14 4 (0.68%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
15 3 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
15 3 (0.51%) NuGet
15 3 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 71 (12.12%) Finance
2 21 (3.58%) Marketing
3 19 (3.24%) Advertising
4 16 (2.73%) Games
5 14 (2.39%) Publishing
6 13 (2.22%) Retail
7 7 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.02%) Legal
9 4 (0.68%) Banking
10 2 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 445 (75.94%) Developer
2 264 (45.05%) .NET Developer
3 118 (20.14%) C# Developer
4 96 (16.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 79 (13.48%) Web Developer
6 77 (13.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 65 (11.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 57 (9.73%) Software Developer
9 50 (8.53%) Senior Developer
10 28 (4.78%) C# Software Developer
11 27 (4.61%) Software Engineer
12 25 (4.27%) Graduate
13 24 (4.10%) Junior
13 24 (4.10%) Analyst
14 23 (3.92%) Junior Developer
15 22 (3.75%) Java Developer
16 21 (3.58%) Consultant
17 19 (3.24%) Tester
17 19 (3.24%) Senior Software Developer
17 19 (3.24%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (60.58%) ASP.NET
2 228 (38.91%) HTML
3 199 (33.96%) CSS
4 169 (28.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 147 (25.09%) WCF
6 92 (15.70%) WPF
7 86 (14.68%) jQuery
8 71 (12.12%) WinForms
9 69 (11.77%) .NET Framework
10 67 (11.43%) XML
11 57 (9.73%) HTML5
12 52 (8.87%) REST
12 52 (8.87%) Web Services
13 43 (7.34%) JSON
14 42 (7.17%) CSS3
14 42 (7.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 40 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 40 (6.83%) Ninject
15 40 (6.83%) Spring
16 38 (6.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.73%) Computer Science
2 45 (7.68%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (5.63%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.24%) User Experience
6 18 (3.07%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.90%) Social Network
8 15 (2.56%) N-Tier
8 15 (2.56%) AS400
8 15 (2.56%) Social Media
9 13 (2.22%) Open Source
9 13 (2.22%) BBC
10 12 (2.05%) iPhone
11 6 (1.02%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.85%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.85%) Physics
12 5 (0.85%) Chemistry
13 4 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.68%) iPad
14 3 (0.51%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 124 (21.16%) Windows
2 21 (3.58%) Android
3 16 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 15 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 8 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.37%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.68%) Linux
7 3 (0.51%) UNIX
7 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (48.46%) MVC
2 201 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (29.69%) TDD
4 125 (21.33%) Scrum
5 97 (16.55%) OO
6 86 (14.68%) Web Application Development
7 64 (10.92%) Web Development
8 57 (9.73%) Software Engineering
9 54 (9.22%) E-Commerce
10 53 (9.04%) Dependency Injection
11 51 (8.70%) OOD
12 48 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (8.19%) Kanban
13 38 (6.48%) MVVM
14 33 (5.63%) Unit Testing
15 31 (5.29%) BDD
16 27 (4.61%) SOA
17 26 (4.44%) CRM
17 26 (4.44%) Migration
18 25 (4.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 419 (71.50%) C#
2 216 (36.86%) JavaScript
3 212 (36.18%) SQL
4 135 (23.04%) VB.NET
5 96 (16.38%) T-SQL
6 64 (10.92%) Java
7 62 (10.58%) VB
8 40 (6.83%) VB6
9 33 (5.63%) PL/SQL
10 19 (3.24%) PHP
11 13 (2.22%) Ruby
11 13 (2.22%) XAML
12 12 (2.05%) C++
13 8 (1.37%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.02%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.02%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.51%) Python
16 1 (0.17%) VBA
16 1 (0.17%) XPath
16 1 (0.17%) C
Qualifications
1 112 (19.11%) Degree
2 16 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.88%) ISEB
4 5 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (0.85%) MCP
4 5 (0.85%) MCAD
4 5 (0.85%) MCSD
4 5 (0.85%) MCTS
4 5 (0.85%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.54%) QA
2 5 (0.85%) ISO 9000
2 5 (0.85%) SLA
3 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.51%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.68%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 167 (28.50%) Microsoft
2 84 (14.33%) Oracle
3 30 (5.12%) Google
4 29 (4.95%) Facebook
5 20 (3.41%) Citrix
6 16 (2.73%) Sitecore
7 14 (2.39%) Apple
7 14 (2.39%) Sony
8 13 (2.22%) Yahoo!
9 12 (2.05%) Xamarin
10 11 (1.88%) Twitter
11 9 (1.54%) Thunderhead
12 7 (1.19%) SAP
13 6 (1.02%) JD Edwards
13 6 (1.02%) Adobe
13 6 (1.02%) Dell
14 5 (0.85%) Remedy
14 5 (0.85%) Ektron
14 5 (0.85%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.68%) Infragistics
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone
Creative Personnel
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire, North East / Kent, South East
Kent County Council
Salary: Starting salary £27, 223 per annum plus Market Premium of £10,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Yorkshire, North East / Kent, South East
Kent County Council
Salary: Starting salary £36,808 per annum plus Market Premium of £10,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 10 days ago