Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 265 306 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.07% 23.25% 24.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.48% 55.04% 61.25%
Number of salaries quoted 247 260 389
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £31,700 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £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 431 556 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 44.02% 42.25% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 385 445 596
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

.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 12 November 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 12 November 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 44 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Maidstone +6 36 £45,000 +18.42% 9
West Malling +7 31 £46,000 -3.16% 10
Folkestone +5 27 £36,000 -10.00% 4
Dartford 0 26 £52,500 +35.48% 5
Tonbridge +3 10 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Chatham -5 6 £48,250 +35.92% 2
Stansted - 5 £40,000 -
Canterbury -2 4 £33,750 -2.17% 4
Ramsgate - 4 £50,000 - 1
Dover -3 2 £27,500 - 1
Westerham +12 1 £55,000 +129.17% 3
Rochester -2 1 £45,000 +24.14% 7
Whitstable -10 1 £32,000 -28.89% 1
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 236 (89.06%) C#
2 136 (51.32%) JavaScript
3 135 (50.94%) ASP.NET
4 134 (50.57%) MVC
5 124 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (42.64%) AngularJS
7 110 (41.51%) HTML
8 105 (39.62%) SQL Server
9 100 (37.74%) CSS
10 91 (34.34%) SQL
11 90 (33.96%) TDD
11 90 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 67 (25.28%) Windows
13 66 (24.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 63 (23.77%) Finance
15 61 (23.02%) Scrum
16 60 (22.64%) .NET Framework
17 57 (21.51%) WPF
18 54 (20.38%) WCF
19 52 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
20 51 (19.25%) Microsoft
21 49 (18.49%) WinForms
21 49 (18.49%) Git (software)
22 45 (16.98%) jQuery
23 41 (15.47%) Software Engineering
23 41 (15.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 39 (14.72%) Kanban
24 39 (14.72%) RESTful
25 36 (13.58%) Web Application Development
25 36 (13.58%) BDD

.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 16 (6.04%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.91%) IIS
3 11 (4.15%) Umbraco
4 7 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.89%) Mendix
6 4 (1.51%) CMS
7 3 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.38%) Confluence
8 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (1.51%) Fireworks
1 4 (1.51%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.13%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 52 (19.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.53%) npm
4 5 (1.89%) PaaS
5 4 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.51%) Serverless
6 3 (1.13%) IaaS
6 3 (1.13%) NuGet
6 3 (1.13%) Office 365
6 3 (1.13%) SaaS
7 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) Google Play
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.66%) Internet
2 4 (1.51%) Intranet
3 3 (1.13%) Hyperconnected
4 2 (0.75%) 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
1 105 (39.62%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.58%) SQL Server 2016
3 18 (6.79%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.51%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.13%) MySQL
7 3 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.75%) Big Data
8 2 (0.75%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.75%) RavenDB
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) Redis
9 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (18.49%) Git (software)
2 33 (12.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (9.06%) Visual Studio
4 17 (6.42%) TeamCity
5 13 (4.91%) Subversion
6 12 (4.53%) Bower
7 11 (4.15%) NUnit
8 9 (3.40%) SpecFlow
9 7 (2.64%) Moq
9 7 (2.64%) Selenium
10 6 (2.26%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.89%) JIRA
11 5 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (1.51%) MSTest
12 4 (1.51%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.51%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (1.51%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.13%) Bitbucket
13 3 (1.13%) Jasmine
General
1 63 (23.77%) Finance
2 21 (7.92%) Games
3 13 (4.91%) Marketing
4 6 (2.26%) Retail
5 5 (1.89%) Legal
6 4 (1.51%) Electronics
7 3 (1.13%) Advertising
7 3 (1.13%) Automotive
7 3 (1.13%) Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 221 (83.40%) Developer
2 163 (61.51%) .NET Developer
3 88 (33.21%) C# Developer
4 79 (29.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (13.58%) Software Developer
6 32 (12.08%) ASP Developer
7 31 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 26 (9.81%) .NET Software Developer
9 24 (9.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (9.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 24 (9.06%) Software Engineer
10 23 (8.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (8.30%) C# Software Developer
12 21 (7.92%) Senior Developer
13 19 (7.17%) C# Software Engineer
14 18 (6.79%) .NET Software Engineer
14 18 (6.79%) WinForms Developer
15 16 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
16 14 (5.28%) Junior
16 14 (5.28%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (50.94%) ASP.NET
2 113 (42.64%) AngularJS
3 110 (41.51%) HTML
4 100 (37.74%) CSS
5 90 (33.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (24.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 60 (22.64%) .NET Framework
8 57 (21.51%) WPF
9 54 (20.38%) WCF
10 49 (18.49%) WinForms
11 45 (16.98%) jQuery
12 41 (15.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 39 (14.72%) RESTful
14 34 (12.83%) Entity Framework
15 33 (12.45%) React
16 30 (11.32%) HTML5
17 26 (9.81%) KnockoutJS
18 23 (8.68%) CSS3
19 22 (8.30%) Web Services
20 21 (7.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.17%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.66%) User Experience
3 12 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.89%) W3C
6 4 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.51%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.13%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.13%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.75%) Tandem
9 1 (0.38%) BBC
9 1 (0.38%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.38%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.38%) iPhone
9 1 (0.38%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (25.28%) Windows
2 6 (2.26%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.89%) Android
4 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (50.57%) MVC
2 124 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (33.96%) TDD
4 61 (23.02%) Scrum
5 41 (15.47%) Software Engineering
6 39 (14.72%) Kanban
7 36 (13.58%) BDD
7 36 (13.58%) Web Application Development
8 35 (13.21%) Web Development
9 27 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (9.81%) Dependency Injection
10 26 (9.81%) Systems Analysis
11 25 (9.43%) OO
12 24 (9.06%) Unit Testing
13 20 (7.55%) SOLID
14 17 (6.42%) Front End Development
14 17 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (6.04%) OOD
16 15 (5.66%) Multithreading
17 14 (5.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 236 (89.06%) C#
2 136 (51.32%) JavaScript
3 91 (34.34%) SQL
4 30 (11.32%) T-SQL
5 26 (9.81%) VB.NET
6 20 (7.55%) Ruby
7 15 (5.66%) F#
8 12 (4.53%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.02%) Python
10 7 (2.64%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.64%) Perl
11 6 (2.26%) PHP
12 4 (1.51%) C++
12 4 (1.51%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.13%) R
14 2 (0.75%) C
14 2 (0.75%) VBScript
15 1 (0.38%) Java
15 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (11.32%) Degree
2 18 (6.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.89%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.53%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) GDPR
2 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 51 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.68%) Google
3 21 (7.92%) Oracle
4 14 (5.28%) MuleSoft
5 11 (4.15%) Twitter
6 8 (3.02%) Thunderhead
7 4 (1.51%) Adobe
7 4 (1.51%) Apple
7 4 (1.51%) Compaq
8 3 (1.13%) SAP
8 3 (1.13%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.75%) Facebook
9 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.75%) Splunk
10 1 (0.38%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.38%) Cisco
10 1 (0.38%) CommVault
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Sony