The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing .NET 53 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 41.09% 33.75% 40.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 68.83% 58.70% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 49 22 20
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 59.69% 57.50% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 68 41 26
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Kent

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

.NET
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET across the Maidstone region.

.NET Salary Trend in Maidstone

.NET
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing .NET across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

.NET Salary Histogram in Maidstone

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

1 118 (88.06%) C#
2 94 (70.15%) MVC
3 72 (53.73%) SQL Server
4 64 (47.76%) ASP.NET
5 62 (46.27%) Microsoft
6 54 (40.30%) Software Engineering
7 53 (39.55%) Windows
8 52 (38.81%) OO
9 50 (37.31%) SQL
10 49 (36.57%) HTML
10 49 (36.57%) WinForms
11 48 (35.82%) TDD
12 45 (33.58%) WPF
13 44 (32.84%) Scrum
13 44 (32.84%) CSS
13 44 (32.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 40 (29.85%) WCF
15 39 (29.10%) JavaScript
16 38 (28.36%) .NET Framework
17 35 (26.12%) OOP
18 32 (23.88%) MVVM
19 31 (23.13%) Degree
20 30 (22.39%) Computer Science
21 27 (20.15%) Dependency Injection
22 26 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
22 26 (19.40%) Kanban
23 23 (17.16%) Mobile App
24 22 (16.42%) Apple iOS
24 22 (16.42%) Android
24 22 (16.42%) Cocoa

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (1.49%) Drupal
1 2 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (0.75%) Lync
2 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (53.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (10.45%) SQLite
4 13 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.99%) OLAP
8 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.49%) MySQL
10 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (16.42%) NUnit
2 21 (15.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 21 (15.67%) Moq
2 21 (15.67%) MSTest
3 20 (14.93%) Xcode
4 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (2.99%) Finance
2 3 (2.24%) Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (74.63%) Developer
2 53 (39.55%) .NET Developer
3 26 (19.40%) C# Developer
3 26 (19.40%) Software Engineer
3 26 (19.40%) Software Developer
4 22 (16.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (10.45%) Team Leader
5 14 (10.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (7.46%) C# Software Engineer
7 10 (7.46%) Junior Developer
7 10 (7.46%) Junior
8 9 (6.72%) Development Team Leader
8 9 (6.72%) Software Team Leader
9 7 (5.22%) .NET Software Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Mobile Software Engineer
11 5 (3.73%) Mobile Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (47.76%) ASP.NET
2 49 (36.57%) HTML
2 49 (36.57%) WinForms
3 45 (33.58%) WPF
4 44 (32.84%) CSS
4 44 (32.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 40 (29.85%) WCF
6 38 (28.36%) .NET Framework
7 22 (16.42%) Cocoa
8 21 (15.67%) Unity DI Container
9 20 (14.93%) Cocoa Touch
9 20 (14.93%) Castle Windsor
9 20 (14.93%) Ninject
9 20 (14.93%) Spring.NET
9 20 (14.93%) jQuery
9 20 (14.93%) Web Services
10 16 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (11.19%) HTML5
12 14 (10.45%) Razor View Engine
13 10 (7.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Computer Science
2 23 (17.16%) Mobile App
3 21 (15.67%) Inversion of Control
4 18 (13.43%) SystemC
5 16 (11.94%) N-Tier
6 10 (7.46%) NHS
7 6 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.24%) Open Source
8 3 (2.24%) Informatics
9 1 (0.75%) Social Media
9 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 53 (39.55%) Windows
2 22 (16.42%) Apple iOS
2 22 (16.42%) Android
3 13 (9.70%) Windows 8
4 10 (7.46%) Windows Phone
5 5 (3.73%) Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (70.15%) MVC
2 54 (40.30%) Software Engineering
3 52 (38.81%) OO
4 48 (35.82%) TDD
5 44 (32.84%) Scrum
6 35 (26.12%) OOP
7 32 (23.88%) MVVM
8 27 (20.15%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (19.40%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (19.40%) Kanban
10 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (15.67%) iOS Development
12 20 (14.93%) Web Application Development
13 13 (9.70%) Multithreading
13 13 (9.70%) SOA
14 10 (7.46%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (7.46%) Migration
14 10 (7.46%) OOD
14 10 (7.46%) Data Migration
15 9 (6.72%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (88.06%) C#
2 50 (37.31%) SQL
3 39 (29.10%) JavaScript
4 20 (14.93%) Objective-C
4 20 (14.93%) C
5 15 (11.19%) T-SQL
6 12 (8.96%) XAML
6 12 (8.96%) VB
6 12 (8.96%) C++
7 9 (6.72%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.48%) PHP
9 4 (2.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (23.13%) Degree
2 20 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (14.18%) MCP
3 19 (14.18%) MCTS
4 10 (7.46%) MCAD
4 10 (7.46%) MCSD
5 9 (6.72%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) QA
Vendors
1 62 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.93%) Xamarin
3 6 (4.48%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.49%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.49%) Ektron
5 1 (0.75%) Sony
5 1 (0.75%) McKesson
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