Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 298 467 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.48% 25.90% 29.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.39% 63.71% 63.65%
Number of salaries quoted 254 433 614
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +6.25%

.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 538 733 1007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 42.40% 40.65% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 438 637 911
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

.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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 0 82 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Dartford -1 40 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Canterbury -1 23 £27,500 -26.67% 1
Folkestone +3 18 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Chatham +12 14 £34,000 -32.00%
Maidstone -14 14 £41,500 -7.78% 4
West Malling -7 11 £45,750 -8.50% 4
Rochester -1 10 £35,000 +27.27%
Dover +3 6 £31,000 -43.64% 1
Tonbridge -1 3 £45,000 +15.38%
Whitstable +2 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Sittingbourne +2 2 - -
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Westerham - 1 £24,000 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for .NET.

1 260 (87.25%) C#
2 199 (66.78%) SQL Server
3 184 (61.74%) JavaScript
4 176 (59.06%) ASP.NET
5 161 (54.03%) HTML
6 147 (49.33%) MVC
7 133 (44.63%) CSS
8 131 (43.96%) SQL
9 125 (41.95%) Agile Software Development
10 124 (41.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 104 (34.90%) AngularJS
12 96 (32.21%) WCF
13 83 (27.85%) TDD
14 82 (27.52%) Web Development
14 82 (27.52%) ASP.NET Web API
15 67 (22.48%) Microsoft
16 66 (22.15%) Web Application Development
17 62 (20.81%) .NET Framework
18 61 (20.47%) HTML5
18 61 (20.47%) Node.js
19 55 (18.46%) SQL Server 2016
19 55 (18.46%) Scrum
20 48 (16.11%) OO
21 45 (15.10%) Entity Framework
22 44 (14.77%) Windows
23 42 (14.09%) RESTful
23 42 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
24 41 (13.76%) VB.NET
24 41 (13.76%) WPF
25 40 (13.42%) jQuery

.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 21 (7.05%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.36%) IIS
3 5 (1.68%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (8.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.36%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.34%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.34%) Kypera Housing
3 1 (0.34%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.34%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.34%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.34%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.03%) SaaS
3 4 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.01%) Office 365
4 3 (1.01%) PaaS
5 2 (0.67%) GitHub
5 2 (0.67%) Google Play
5 2 (0.67%) IaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.37%) Broadband
2 12 (4.03%) Intranet
3 6 (2.01%) Internet
3 6 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.01%) Firewall
4 3 (1.01%) SSL
5 2 (0.67%) AMQP
5 2 (0.67%) HTTP
5 2 (0.67%) LAN
5 2 (0.67%) SAN
5 2 (0.67%) SMTP
5 2 (0.67%) VoIP
5 2 (0.67%) WAN
6 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (66.78%) SQL Server
2 55 (18.46%) SQL Server 2016
3 35 (11.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (11.07%) NoSQL
5 27 (9.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (6.04%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.37%) Redis
8 15 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (2.35%) Big Data
11 7 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (1.68%) DB2
13 4 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.34%) Power BI
13 4 (1.34%) SQL CLR
14 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 1 (0.34%) DTS
Development Applications
1 33 (11.07%) Git (software)
2 32 (10.74%) NUnit
3 29 (9.73%) Moq
4 21 (7.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (5.37%) MSTest
6 15 (5.03%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (4.03%) MSBuild
7 12 (4.03%) Selenium
8 11 (3.69%) SpecFlow
9 7 (2.35%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.01%) tSQLt
11 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.34%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.01%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
14 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.34%) QUnit
14 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
General
1 33 (11.07%) Finance
2 23 (7.72%) Music Industry
3 16 (5.37%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.69%) Marketing
5 8 (2.68%) Games
6 3 (1.01%) Advertising
6 3 (1.01%) Ukrainian Language
7 2 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 238 (79.87%) Developer
2 184 (61.74%) .NET Developer
3 71 (23.83%) C# Developer
4 63 (21.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (18.46%) Web Developer
6 52 (17.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (16.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (10.07%) .NET Web Developer
8 30 (10.07%) Architect
9 27 (9.06%) C# Web Developer
10 26 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 24 (8.05%) Senior Developer
12 18 (6.04%) .NET Architect
12 18 (6.04%) Analyst
12 18 (6.04%) SQL Developer
13 17 (5.70%) Senior .NET Developer
13 17 (5.70%) Software Developer
14 16 (5.37%) Junior
14 16 (5.37%) WinForms Developer
15 15 (5.03%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (59.06%) ASP.NET
2 161 (54.03%) HTML
3 133 (44.63%) CSS
4 124 (41.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 104 (34.90%) AngularJS
6 96 (32.21%) WCF
7 82 (27.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 62 (20.81%) .NET Framework
9 61 (20.47%) HTML5
9 61 (20.47%) Node.js
10 45 (15.10%) Entity Framework
11 42 (14.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 42 (14.09%) RESTful
12 41 (13.76%) WPF
13 40 (13.42%) jQuery
14 39 (13.09%) React
14 39 (13.09%) WinForms
15 36 (12.08%) KnockoutJS
15 36 (12.08%) Web Services
16 35 (11.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (7.38%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.70%) W3C
4 12 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.02%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.68%) iPad
7 5 (1.68%) BBC
7 5 (1.68%) Social Media
8 3 (1.01%) User Experience
9 2 (0.67%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.67%) iPhone
9 2 (0.67%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.34%) AS400
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) Fintech
10 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.77%) Windows
2 14 (4.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.67%) Android
3 2 (0.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.34%) CentOS
4 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (49.33%) MVC
2 125 (41.95%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (27.85%) TDD
4 82 (27.52%) Web Development
5 66 (22.15%) Web Application Development
6 55 (18.46%) Scrum
7 48 (16.11%) OO
8 40 (13.42%) BDD
9 35 (11.74%) Kanban
10 29 (9.73%) Front End Development
10 29 (9.73%) Unit Testing
11 28 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (9.40%) OOD
12 24 (8.05%) MVVM
13 23 (7.72%) High Availability
14 20 (6.71%) Domain-Driven Design
14 20 (6.71%) Matrix Management
15 19 (6.38%) Dependency Injection
15 19 (6.38%) OOP
16 17 (5.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 260 (87.25%) C#
2 184 (61.74%) JavaScript
3 131 (43.96%) SQL
4 41 (13.76%) VB.NET
5 36 (12.08%) T-SQL
6 34 (11.41%) Ruby
7 14 (4.70%) VBA
8 13 (4.36%) PHP
9 9 (3.02%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.02%) VB
10 8 (2.68%) C
11 6 (2.01%) VB6
12 4 (1.34%) ANSI C
12 4 (1.34%) C++
13 3 (1.01%) Java
14 2 (0.67%) F#
15 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.34%) RPG IV
15 1 (0.34%) RPG/400
15 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.03%) Degree
2 10 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.01%) ISEB
5 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.05%) QA
2 4 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 67 (22.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.70%) Oracle
3 11 (3.69%) Apple
3 11 (3.69%) Facebook
4 10 (3.36%) Google
5 5 (1.68%) Sony
5 5 (1.68%) Yahoo!
6 4 (1.34%) iManage
6 4 (1.34%) LexisNexis
7 3 (1.01%) Cisco
7 3 (1.01%) Orchard
7 3 (1.01%) VMware
8 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.67%) Sun
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe
9 1 (0.34%) Capita
9 1 (0.34%) Civica
9 1 (0.34%) IBM
9 1 (0.34%) Mercator
9 1 (0.34%) Northgate