Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 265 313 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 25.36% 24.10% 25.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.86% 57.01% 62.20%
Number of salaries quoted 242 266 432
Kent median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £29,775 £27,875 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 458 549 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.83% 42.26% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 403 457 651
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £27,300 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Kent

.NET
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for .NET in Kent

.NET
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Kent over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for .NET in Kent

.NET
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -2 42 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Dartford +1 33 £47,500 +26.67% 10
Maidstone +14 31 £45,000 +18.42% 7
Folkestone +2 24 £36,000 -10.00% 4
West Malling +7 21 £55,000 +20.22% 11
Rochester +3 12 £57,500 +64.29% 3
Tonbridge +1 12 £38,750 -13.89% 2
Canterbury 0 6 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Stansted - 5 £40,000 - 1
Ramsgate - 4 £50,000 -
Dover -2 2 £27,500 -20.29% 2
Sevenoaks - 2 £37,500 - 4
Gravesend -1 1 £60,000 -
Whitstable -6 1 £32,000 -28.89% 1
Chatham -10 1 £65,000 +100.00%
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for .NET.

1 244 (92.08%) C#
2 156 (58.87%) MVC
3 153 (57.74%) ASP.NET
4 134 (50.57%) JavaScript
5 125 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (46.42%) AngularJS
7 121 (45.66%) SQL Server
8 107 (40.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 96 (36.23%) .NET Framework
10 94 (35.47%) HTML
10 94 (35.47%) CSS
11 93 (35.09%) TDD
12 92 (34.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 81 (30.57%) SQL
14 69 (26.04%) WCF
15 66 (24.91%) Finance
16 64 (24.15%) Windows
17 62 (23.40%) WPF
18 60 (22.64%) Microsoft
19 57 (21.51%) Microsoft Azure
20 56 (21.13%) SQL Server 2016
20 56 (21.13%) Web Application Development
20 56 (21.13%) Entity Framework
21 55 (20.75%) BDD
21 55 (20.75%) Scrum
22 52 (19.62%) RESTful
23 50 (18.87%) Git (software)
24 48 (18.11%) WinForms
25 46 (17.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 44 (16.60%) Kanban

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.91%) IIS
3 10 (3.77%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.13%) CMS
4 3 (1.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.13%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.75%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 57 (21.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.53%) npm
4 6 (2.26%) PaaS
5 5 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.51%) SaaS
7 3 (1.13%) IaaS
7 3 (1.13%) NuGet
7 3 (1.13%) Office 365
8 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.06%) Internet
2 6 (2.26%) Hyperconnected
3 3 (1.13%) Broadband
4 2 (0.75%) DHCP
4 2 (0.75%) DNS
4 2 (0.75%) SMS
5 1 (0.38%) 802.11
5 1 (0.38%) Firewall
5 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.38%) IPsec
5 1 (0.38%) LAN
5 1 (0.38%) MPLS
5 1 (0.38%) Skype
5 1 (0.38%) SNMP
5 1 (0.38%) Telepresence
5 1 (0.38%) WAN
5 1 (0.38%) Wireless
5 1 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (45.66%) SQL Server
2 56 (21.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 20 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 15 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (4.91%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (2.64%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.51%) RavenDB
11 3 (1.13%) MySQL
11 3 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.75%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.75%) SAP HANA
13 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.38%) Redis
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 50 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 42 (15.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (11.70%) Visual Studio
4 16 (6.04%) TeamCity
5 13 (4.91%) NUnit
6 12 (4.53%) Bower
6 12 (4.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (4.15%) SpecFlow
7 11 (4.15%) Subversion
8 8 (3.02%) Moq
9 7 (2.64%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.26%) MSTest
10 6 (2.26%) Selenium
11 5 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (1.51%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.51%) JIRA
12 4 (1.51%) ReSharper
13 3 (1.13%) Bitbucket
13 3 (1.13%) MSBuild
General
1 66 (24.91%) Finance
2 22 (8.30%) Games
3 13 (4.91%) Legal
4 8 (3.02%) Marketing
5 7 (2.64%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.51%) Electronics
6 4 (1.51%) Retail
7 3 (1.13%) Advertising
7 3 (1.13%) Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 226 (85.28%) Developer
2 184 (69.43%) .NET Developer
3 81 (30.57%) C# Developer
4 72 (27.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 29 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (10.94%) Software Developer
7 28 (10.57%) ASP Developer
8 25 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (8.30%) Junior
9 22 (8.30%) Junior Developer
10 18 (6.79%) .NET Software Developer
11 17 (6.42%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (6.42%) Senior Developer
12 16 (6.04%) Junior .NET Developer
12 16 (6.04%) Web Developer
13 15 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (5.28%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (5.28%) Internet Developer
14 14 (5.28%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (57.74%) ASP.NET
2 123 (46.42%) AngularJS
3 107 (40.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 96 (36.23%) .NET Framework
5 94 (35.47%) CSS
5 94 (35.47%) HTML
6 92 (34.72%) ASP.NET Web API
7 69 (26.04%) WCF
8 62 (23.40%) WPF
9 56 (21.13%) Entity Framework
10 52 (19.62%) RESTful
11 48 (18.11%) WinForms
12 46 (17.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 41 (15.47%) jQuery
14 39 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 37 (13.96%) React
16 33 (12.45%) KnockoutJS
17 32 (12.08%) HTML5
18 27 (10.19%) Web Services
19 24 (9.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.79%) Computer Science
1 18 (6.79%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (5.66%) User Experience
3 10 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.51%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.51%) Tandem
6 3 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.13%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.13%) Social Network
7 2 (0.75%) Fintech
8 1 (0.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.38%) BBC
8 1 (0.38%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.38%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.15%) Windows
2 6 (2.26%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.51%) Android
4 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (58.87%) MVC
2 125 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (35.09%) TDD
4 56 (21.13%) Web Application Development
5 55 (20.75%) BDD
5 55 (20.75%) Scrum
6 44 (16.60%) Kanban
7 36 (13.58%) OO
8 28 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (10.57%) Dependency Injection
9 26 (9.81%) Web Development
10 24 (9.06%) Software Engineering
10 24 (9.06%) Systems Analysis
11 22 (8.30%) OOD
12 18 (6.79%) MVVM
12 18 (6.79%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (6.79%) Project Management
13 16 (6.04%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.66%) Multithreading
14 15 (5.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 244 (92.08%) C#
2 134 (50.57%) JavaScript
3 81 (30.57%) SQL
4 32 (12.08%) T-SQL
5 30 (11.32%) VB.NET
6 29 (10.94%) Ruby
7 15 (5.66%) F#
8 13 (4.91%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.02%) Python
10 7 (2.64%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.64%) Perl
10 7 (2.64%) R
11 5 (1.89%) C++
11 5 (1.89%) VBA
12 4 (1.51%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.51%) VB
12 4 (1.51%) XAML
13 2 (0.75%) PHP
13 2 (0.75%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) ES6
Qualifications
1 23 (8.68%) Degree
2 16 (6.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.26%) GDPR
1 6 (2.26%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Docker
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.38%) ProxySG
1 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (5.66%) Kibana
2 3 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 60 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.30%) Google
3 15 (5.66%) Oracle
4 11 (4.15%) Twitter
5 9 (3.40%) Apple
5 9 (3.40%) MuleSoft
5 9 (3.40%) Xamarin
6 8 (3.02%) Infragistics
7 7 (2.64%) Facebook
8 5 (1.89%) Aderant
8 5 (1.89%) LexisNexis
8 5 (1.89%) Thunderhead
9 4 (1.51%) Compaq
10 3 (1.13%) SAP
11 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.75%) Splunk
12 1 (0.38%) Aruba
12 1 (0.38%) F5
12 1 (0.38%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.38%) Sony