Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 338 385 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 28.36% 26.24% 24.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.79% 61.80% 58.12%
Number of salaries quoted 315 335 474
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +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 556 623 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.64% 42.47% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 513 526 781
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

.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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -1 66 £42,500 -5.56% 7
West Malling -2 43 £47,500 +18.75% 22
Dartford -3 31 £42,500 +21.43% 8
Maidstone -1 23 £36,250 -19.44% 7
Tonbridge +5 13 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Rochester 0 13 £48,750 +39.29% 3
Folkestone +2 12 £36,000 -10.00% 6
Canterbury +1 12 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Dover - 7 £27,500 - 1
Sevenoaks +7 5 £37,500 -31.82%
Stansted - 4 £43,750 - 1
Chatham +9 2 £51,250 +70.83%
Ramsgate - 2 £42,500 -
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 - 1
Aylesford - 1 £30,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 - 1
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 326 (96.45%) C#
2 246 (72.78%) ASP.NET
3 220 (65.09%) MVC
4 176 (52.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 171 (50.59%) SQL Server
6 164 (48.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 163 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
8 162 (47.93%) JavaScript
9 153 (45.27%) TDD
10 145 (42.90%) .NET Framework
11 125 (36.98%) WCF
12 123 (36.39%) Web Application Development
13 118 (34.91%) SQL Server 2016
14 117 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 116 (34.32%) AngularJS
16 104 (30.77%) BDD
16 104 (30.77%) Entity Framework
16 104 (30.77%) CSS
17 100 (29.59%) SQL
18 95 (28.11%) RESTful
19 91 (26.92%) Node.js
20 77 (22.78%) HTML
21 73 (21.60%) Microsoft
22 71 (21.01%) Git (software)
23 70 (20.71%) Scrum
24 65 (19.23%) Finance
25 63 (18.64%) WPF
26 61 (18.05%) OO
27 60 (17.75%) Ruby
28 59 (17.46%) Windows

.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 25 (7.40%) NServiceBus
2 6 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.78%) IIS
3 5 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.18%) CMS
4 4 (1.18%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.59%) WordPress
7 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.89%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.59%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 53 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (9.17%) npm
3 24 (7.10%) Yarn
4 13 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.48%) NuGet
7 3 (0.89%) Office 365
7 3 (0.89%) PaaS
7 3 (0.89%) SaaS
8 2 (0.59%) IaaS
8 2 (0.59%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.76%) Internet
2 12 (3.55%) Hyperconnected
3 8 (2.37%) Broadband
4 3 (0.89%) DHCP
4 3 (0.89%) DNS
5 1 (0.30%) 802.11
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.30%) IPsec
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) MPLS
5 1 (0.30%) Skype
5 1 (0.30%) SNMP
5 1 (0.30%) Telepresence
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (50.59%) SQL Server
2 118 (34.91%) SQL Server 2016
3 53 (15.68%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (5.33%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.03%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.25%) RavenDB
8 7 (2.07%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.18%) MySQL
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.59%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.30%) Big Data
12 1 (0.30%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.30%) Power BI
12 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 71 (21.01%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.58%) Visual Studio
3 27 (7.99%) Log4Net
4 26 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (7.10%) Babel
5 24 (7.10%) MSBuild
5 24 (7.10%) NUnit
5 24 (7.10%) webpack
6 20 (5.92%) Moq
7 18 (5.33%) MSTest
8 17 (5.03%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (2.66%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.07%) Bower
11 7 (2.07%) SpecFlow
11 7 (2.07%) Subversion
12 5 (1.48%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.48%) Selenium
13 4 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.18%) ReSharper
General
1 65 (19.23%) Finance
2 22 (6.51%) Games
3 17 (5.03%) Retail
4 13 (3.85%) Music Industry
5 10 (2.96%) Legal
6 9 (2.66%) Advertising
6 9 (2.66%) Marketing
6 9 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.37%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.18%) Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 309 (91.42%) Developer
2 259 (76.63%) .NET Developer
3 96 (28.40%) C# Developer
4 85 (25.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (13.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 40 (11.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 25 (7.40%) Junior
8 25 (7.40%) Junior Developer
9 24 (7.10%) ASP Developer
9 24 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
10 23 (6.80%) Junior .NET Developer
11 21 (6.21%) Senior Developer
11 21 (6.21%) Web Developer
12 20 (5.92%) Applications Developer
12 20 (5.92%) Full Stack Developer
13 19 (5.62%) Software Developer
14 18 (5.33%) Internet Developer
15 17 (5.03%) Graduate
15 17 (5.03%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (72.78%) ASP.NET
2 176 (52.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 164 (48.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 145 (42.90%) .NET Framework
5 125 (36.98%) WCF
6 117 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 116 (34.32%) AngularJS
8 104 (30.77%) CSS
8 104 (30.77%) Entity Framework
9 95 (28.11%) RESTful
10 91 (26.92%) Node.js
11 77 (22.78%) HTML
12 63 (18.64%) WPF
13 50 (14.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 48 (14.20%) WinForms
15 38 (11.24%) MSMQ
15 38 (11.24%) React
16 37 (10.95%) Code First Entity Framework
16 37 (10.95%) HTML5
17 33 (9.76%) Autofac
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.68%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (8.28%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.80%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.66%) User Experience
5 8 (2.37%) Social Network
6 7 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.48%) Fintech
8 4 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.18%) Tandem
9 3 (0.89%) e-Learning
9 3 (0.89%) Social Media
10 2 (0.59%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.59%) BBC
10 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.30%) Clustering
11 1 (0.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.30%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.30%) NHS
11 1 (0.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 59 (17.46%) Windows
2 3 (0.89%) Android
3 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (65.09%) MVC
2 163 (48.22%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (45.27%) TDD
4 123 (36.39%) Web Application Development
5 104 (30.77%) BDD
6 70 (20.71%) Scrum
7 61 (18.05%) OO
8 50 (14.79%) Inversion of Control
9 47 (13.91%) Dependency Injection
10 46 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (10.65%) Kanban
12 35 (10.36%) SOA
12 35 (10.36%) SOLID
13 28 (8.28%) MVVM
14 27 (7.99%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (7.99%) Systems Analysis
15 23 (6.80%) OOD
15 23 (6.80%) SDLC
16 22 (6.51%) Software Engineering
17 18 (5.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 326 (96.45%) C#
2 162 (47.93%) JavaScript
3 100 (29.59%) SQL
4 60 (17.75%) Ruby
5 53 (15.68%) T-SQL
6 33 (9.76%) VB.NET
7 28 (8.28%) ES6
8 13 (3.85%) VB
9 9 (2.66%) XAML
10 7 (2.07%) PHP
10 7 (2.07%) R
11 6 (1.78%) F#
12 5 (1.48%) VBA
13 4 (1.18%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.89%) C++
14 3 (0.89%) Java
14 3 (0.89%) Python
14 3 (0.89%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.30%) C
15 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (3.85%) Degree
2 8 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.78%) QA
2 5 (1.48%) GDPR
2 5 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.59%) Docker
4 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (1.78%) Kibana
2 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (21.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.85%) Infragistics
3 11 (3.25%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.96%) Facebook
5 9 (2.66%) Apple
6 8 (2.37%) Google
7 7 (2.07%) Oracle
8 5 (1.48%) Aderant
8 5 (1.48%) LexisNexis
9 4 (1.18%) Twitter
10 3 (0.89%) Thunderhead
10 3 (0.89%) VMware
11 2 (0.59%) PayPal
11 2 (0.59%) SAP
12 1 (0.30%) Aruba
12 1 (0.30%) CommVault
12 1 (0.30%) F5
12 1 (0.30%) HP
12 1 (0.30%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.30%) Splunk