Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 296 438 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.34% 25.41% 29.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 53.72% 63.02% 63.28%
Number of salaries quoted 249 400 603
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,750 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 551 695 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 41.58% 40.31% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 434 597 908
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

.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 22 November 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 22 November 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 -1 78 £42,500 -10.53% 5
Dartford -6 37 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Malling -5 21 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Chatham +6 16 £35,500 -29.00% 1
Maidstone -10 15 £38,000 -15.56% 3
Folkestone -2 13 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Canterbury -1 11 £34,500 -8.00% 3
Dover - 7 £27,500 -
Tonbridge +1 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Whitstable 0 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Sittingbourne -1 2 - -
Rochester -2 2 £52,500 +77.97%
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Westerham - 1 £24,000 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 273 (92.23%) C#
2 195 (65.88%) SQL Server
3 174 (58.78%) JavaScript
4 170 (57.43%) ASP.NET
5 157 (53.04%) MVC
6 143 (48.31%) HTML
7 136 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
8 127 (42.91%) CSS
8 127 (42.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 116 (39.19%) SQL
10 112 (37.84%) AngularJS
11 110 (37.16%) TDD
12 101 (34.12%) WCF
13 91 (30.74%) ASP.NET Web API
14 73 (24.66%) Web Development
15 72 (24.32%) Web Application Development
16 68 (22.97%) SQL Server 2016
16 68 (22.97%) Microsoft
17 66 (22.30%) .NET Framework
18 60 (20.27%) Node.js
18 60 (20.27%) Scrum
19 57 (19.26%) HTML5
20 54 (18.24%) Entity Framework
21 51 (17.23%) RESTful
22 50 (16.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 48 (16.22%) BDD
24 46 (15.54%) Windows
24 46 (15.54%) jQuery
25 45 (15.20%) Finance
26 42 (14.19%) Ruby

.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 20 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.39%) IIS
3 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.34%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.34%) Kypera Housing
2 1 (0.34%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.34%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.34%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.34%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.38%) SaaS
3 3 (1.01%) Office 365
3 3 (1.01%) PaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.68%) Google Play
4 2 (0.68%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.34%) GitHub
5 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.76%) Broadband
2 16 (5.41%) Internet
3 11 (3.72%) SSL
4 10 (3.38%) AMQP
4 10 (3.38%) HTTP
4 10 (3.38%) SMTP
5 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.68%) Firewall
6 2 (0.68%) Intranet
6 2 (0.68%) LAN
6 2 (0.68%) SAN
6 2 (0.68%) VoIP
6 2 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (65.88%) SQL Server
2 68 (22.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 40 (13.51%) NoSQL
4 20 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 16 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (5.07%) Redis
7 12 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.72%) Big Data
9 9 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.35%) OLAP
11 4 (1.35%) OLTP
11 4 (1.35%) Power BI
12 3 (1.01%) DB2
12 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.01%) SQL CLR
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 33 (11.15%) Moq
3 30 (10.14%) NUnit
4 20 (6.76%) MSTest
5 19 (6.42%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.04%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.70%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.69%) Selenium
10 4 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.35%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.01%) tSQLt
12 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
13 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
General
1 45 (15.20%) Finance
2 30 (10.14%) Music Industry
3 19 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.73%) Advertising
5 11 (3.72%) Marketing
6 9 (3.04%) Games
7 4 (1.35%) Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Ukrainian Language
9 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 239 (80.74%) Developer
2 185 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 77 (26.01%) C# Developer
4 66 (22.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (18.92%) Web Developer
6 48 (16.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 44 (14.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 36 (12.16%) Architect
9 32 (10.81%) .NET Web Developer
10 28 (9.46%) C# Web Developer
11 26 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 24 (8.11%) Senior Developer
13 22 (7.43%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (6.42%) Telecoms Developer
15 17 (5.74%) .NET Architect
16 16 (5.41%) Lead Architect
17 14 (4.73%) Lead Developer
17 14 (4.73%) Senior .NET Developer
18 13 (4.39%) Analyst
18 13 (4.39%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (57.43%) ASP.NET
2 143 (48.31%) HTML
3 127 (42.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 127 (42.91%) CSS
4 112 (37.84%) AngularJS
5 101 (34.12%) WCF
6 91 (30.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 66 (22.30%) .NET Framework
8 60 (20.27%) Node.js
9 57 (19.26%) HTML5
10 54 (18.24%) Entity Framework
11 51 (17.23%) RESTful
12 50 (16.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 46 (15.54%) jQuery
14 42 (14.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 41 (13.85%) KnockoutJS
15 41 (13.85%) WPF
16 39 (13.18%) CSS3
17 33 (11.15%) REST
17 33 (11.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (9.12%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.07%) W3C
4 14 (4.73%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.72%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.35%) iPad
6 4 (1.35%) Social Network
7 3 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.68%) BBC
8 2 (0.68%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.68%) iPhone
8 2 (0.68%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (0.68%) Social Media
8 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.68%) User Experience
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Fintech
9 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.54%) Windows
2 22 (7.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.38%) Windows 10
3 10 (3.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.68%) Android
4 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (53.04%) MVC
2 136 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (37.16%) TDD
4 73 (24.66%) Web Development
5 72 (24.32%) Web Application Development
6 60 (20.27%) Scrum
7 48 (16.22%) BDD
8 40 (13.51%) OO
9 38 (12.84%) Kanban
10 32 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (10.14%) High Availability
12 28 (9.46%) OOD
13 25 (8.45%) MVVM
14 24 (8.11%) Front End Development
15 23 (7.77%) Dependency Injection
16 21 (7.09%) Unit Testing
17 20 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (6.76%) Domain-Driven Design
17 20 (6.76%) Matrix Management
18 19 (6.42%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 273 (92.23%) C#
2 174 (58.78%) JavaScript
3 116 (39.19%) SQL
4 42 (14.19%) Ruby
5 39 (13.18%) VB.NET
6 33 (11.15%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.72%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.36%) C
9 6 (2.03%) VB
10 5 (1.69%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.01%) ANSI C
11 3 (1.01%) C++
11 3 (1.01%) Java
11 3 (1.01%) PHP
11 3 (1.01%) VB6
11 3 (1.01%) VBA
12 2 (0.68%) F#
13 1 (0.34%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (4.39%) Degree
2 4 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.68%) ISEB
3 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.09%) QA
2 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) Kibana
Vendors
1 68 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.04%) Oracle
3 7 (2.36%) Facebook
3 7 (2.36%) Google
4 5 (1.69%) Apple
5 3 (1.01%) Cisco
5 3 (1.01%) VMware
6 2 (0.68%) Orchard
6 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.68%) Sony
6 2 (0.68%) Sun
6 2 (0.68%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.34%) Aareon
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe
7 1 (0.34%) Capita
7 1 (0.34%) Castleton
7 1 (0.34%) Civica
7 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.34%) Northgate
7 1 (0.34%) Thunderhead