Period
to 24 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 243 325 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 28.16% 25.14% 27.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 63.78% 57.93% 64.36%
Number of salaries quoted 226 290 408
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,375 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £59,050
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

.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 381 561 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 44.15% 43.39% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 329 459 587
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

.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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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
Maidstone +3 38 £45,000 +28.57% 21
West Malling +1 36 £42,500 -10.53% 12
Tunbridge Wells -2 27 £40,000 -5.88% 14
Chatham +7 26 £49,000 +34.25% 4
Folkestone +10 20 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Dartford +9 20 £52,500 - 5
Rochester +2 12 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Tonbridge -5 9 £40,000 +77.78% 3
Sittingbourne - 2 £40,000 - 1
Westerham - 2 £48,750 - 6
Canterbury -4 1 £27,500 -21.43%
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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.

1 220 (90.53%) C#
2 127 (52.26%) ASP.NET
3 117 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (46.50%) MVC
5 96 (39.51%) HTML
6 94 (38.68%) SQL Server
7 93 (38.27%) JavaScript
8 90 (37.04%) SQL
8 90 (37.04%) CSS
9 79 (32.51%) TDD
9 79 (32.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 70 (28.81%) AngularJS
11 57 (23.46%) Finance
12 55 (22.63%) .NET Framework
12 55 (22.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 49 (20.16%) Software Engineering
13 49 (20.16%) Scrum
14 48 (19.75%) Microsoft
15 43 (17.70%) Windows
15 43 (17.70%) WinForms
16 42 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 37 (15.23%) WCF
18 33 (13.58%) Git (software)
19 31 (12.76%) WPF
20 29 (11.93%) Degree
20 29 (11.93%) RESTful
21 28 (11.52%) Entity Framework
22 27 (11.11%) jQuery
22 27 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
23 26 (10.70%) Amazon AWS

.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 9 (3.70%) CMS
2 8 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.29%) NServiceBus
2 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.29%) Umbraco
3 5 (2.06%) Mendix
4 4 (1.65%) IIS
4 4 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.65%) Fireworks
1 4 (1.65%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (22.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (10.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.06%) SaaS
4 4 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (1.65%) PaaS
4 4 (1.65%) Serverless
5 3 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.23%) IaaS
5 3 (1.23%) npm
5 3 (1.23%) NuGet
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) Google Play
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.29%) Internet
2 4 (1.65%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (38.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.17%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.29%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.88%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.23%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.82%) Big Data
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.29%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.53%) JIRA
3 11 (4.53%) TeamCity
4 9 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.29%) NUnit
5 8 (3.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (2.47%) Selenium
6 6 (2.47%) SpecFlow
6 6 (2.47%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (2.06%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.06%) Subversion
8 4 (1.65%) Moq
8 4 (1.65%) TestRail
8 4 (1.65%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.23%) git-flow
9 3 (1.23%) MSBuild
9 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 57 (23.46%) Finance
2 13 (5.35%) Marketing
3 8 (3.29%) Automotive
3 8 (3.29%) Billing
3 8 (3.29%) Games
4 7 (2.88%) Advertising
5 6 (2.47%) Retail
6 4 (1.65%) Banking
7 3 (1.23%) Legal
8 2 (0.82%) Front Office
8 2 (0.82%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 200 (82.30%) Developer
2 139 (57.20%) .NET Developer
3 80 (32.92%) C# Developer
4 74 (30.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (21.81%) Software Developer
6 34 (13.99%) .NET Software Developer
7 31 (12.76%) C# Software Developer
8 28 (11.52%) Full Stack Developer
9 22 (9.05%) Software Engineer
10 21 (8.64%) ASP Developer
10 21 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 21 (8.64%) Junior
10 21 (8.64%) Junior Developer
11 17 (7.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.00%) WinForms Developer
12 16 (6.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (6.58%) Senior Developer
13 12 (4.94%) .NET Software Engineer
13 12 (4.94%) C# Software Engineer
14 11 (4.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (52.26%) ASP.NET
2 96 (39.51%) HTML
3 90 (37.04%) CSS
4 79 (32.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 70 (28.81%) AngularJS
6 55 (22.63%) .NET Framework
7 43 (17.70%) WinForms
8 42 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (15.23%) WCF
10 31 (12.76%) WPF
11 29 (11.93%) RESTful
12 28 (11.52%) Entity Framework
13 27 (11.11%) jQuery
14 21 (8.64%) HTML5
15 20 (8.23%) React
15 20 (8.23%) Sass
16 13 (5.35%) .NET Core
16 13 (5.35%) REST
16 13 (5.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (5.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.65%) W3C
5 3 (1.23%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.23%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.23%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (0.82%) Fintech
7 1 (0.41%) BBC
7 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.41%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.41%) iPhone
7 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.70%) Windows
2 6 (2.47%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (46.50%) MVC
3 79 (32.51%) TDD
4 49 (20.16%) Scrum
4 49 (20.16%) Software Engineering
5 27 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (10.70%) OO
6 26 (10.70%) SOLID
6 26 (10.70%) Unit Testing
7 23 (9.47%) BDD
7 23 (9.47%) DevOps
7 23 (9.47%) Web Development
8 19 (7.82%) Systems Analysis
9 18 (7.41%) CRM
9 18 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (7.00%) Secure Coding
10 17 (7.00%) Test Automation
11 16 (6.58%) Computer Science
12 15 (6.17%) Web Application Development
13 14 (5.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 220 (90.53%) C#
2 93 (38.27%) JavaScript
3 90 (37.04%) SQL
4 19 (7.82%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.35%) VB.NET
6 12 (4.94%) Ruby
7 10 (4.12%) PHP
8 8 (3.29%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.06%) F#
9 5 (2.06%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.65%) Java
11 3 (1.23%) C
11 3 (1.23%) ES6
11 3 (1.23%) R
12 2 (0.82%) Python
13 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.41%) Delphi
13 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (11.93%) Degree
2 12 (4.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.88%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.29%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.06%) Kibana
2 3 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.41%) Oracle
3 10 (4.12%) Google
3 10 (4.12%) Thunderhead
4 5 (2.06%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.65%) Adobe
5 4 (1.65%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.23%) SimCorp
6 3 (1.23%) Splunk
7 2 (0.82%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) Apple
8 1 (0.41%) Facebook
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Sony
8 1 (0.41%) Yahoo!