Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 225 285 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.49% 26.03% 25.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.81% 56.10% 58.32%
Number of salaries quoted 217 258 290
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,925 £28,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

.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 370 508 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 38.62% 46.39% 42.90%
Number of salaries quoted 343 442 497
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,550
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

.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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Tunbridge Wells 0 45 £47,500 +18.75% 14
West Malling +4 41 £42,500 -22.73% 15
Maidstone +8 40 £45,000 - 21
Canterbury +1 20 £34,205 -2.27% 2
Dartford -14 12 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Folkestone -3 8 £25,000 -30.56% 3
Chatham -5 7 £53,750 -17.31% 2
Tonbridge -1 6 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Rochester -7 4 £82,500 +69.23% 5
Stansted 0 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Dover -1 1 £42,500 +54.55%
Swanley - 1 £25,000 - 3
Sittingbourne - 1 £50,000 - 4
Westerham - 1 £32,500 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 206 (91.56%) C#
2 121 (53.78%) ASP.NET
3 107 (47.56%) MVC
4 105 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 103 (45.78%) Azure
6 101 (44.89%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (39.11%) SQL
7 88 (39.11%) CSS
8 86 (38.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 79 (35.11%) SQL Server
10 78 (34.67%) HTML
11 65 (28.89%) .NET Framework
12 64 (28.44%) Microsoft
13 57 (25.33%) Scrum
14 55 (24.44%) ASP.NET Web API
15 50 (22.22%) Visual Studio
15 50 (22.22%) WCF
16 47 (20.89%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (20.00%) Web Services
18 41 (18.22%) DevOps
19 39 (17.33%) Microservices
19 39 (17.33%) Git (software)
20 36 (16.00%) REST
20 36 (16.00%) Finance
21 35 (15.56%) Entity Framework
21 35 (15.56%) AWS
21 35 (15.56%) Degree
22 34 (15.11%) T-SQL
23 33 (14.67%) jQuery
24 31 (13.78%) Web Development

.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 18 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.56%) CMS
3 7 (3.11%) IIS
4 4 (1.78%) Confluence
5 2 (0.89%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.44%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 103 (45.78%) Azure
2 35 (15.56%) AWS
3 25 (11.11%) Serverless
4 12 (5.33%) npm
5 7 (3.11%) Azure Functions
6 6 (2.67%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (2.22%) Office 365
7 5 (2.22%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.78%) AWS IoT
8 4 (1.78%) GCP
8 4 (1.78%) Tricentis Tosca
9 3 (1.33%) IaaS
9 3 (1.33%) PaaS
10 2 (0.89%) GitHub
11 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.44%) NuGet
11 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) DHCP
2 1 (0.44%) DNS
2 1 (0.44%) Intranet
2 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.89%) Big Data
2 20 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (7.56%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (7.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (6.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 14 (6.22%) Cosmos DB
6 14 (6.22%) Data Lake
7 11 (4.89%) Redis
8 10 (4.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 10 (4.44%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (2.67%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.22%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.22%) Power BI
10 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.33%) OLAP
11 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 50 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 39 (17.33%) Git (software)
3 24 (10.67%) TeamCity
4 22 (9.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 20 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (6.22%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (4.89%) Sinon.JS
7 11 (4.89%) webpack
8 10 (4.44%) git-flow
8 10 (4.44%) Selenium
9 7 (3.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 5 (2.22%) HP UFT
11 4 (1.78%) JIRA
11 4 (1.78%) Ranorex
11 4 (1.78%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.33%) NUnit
12 3 (1.33%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (2.67%) Advertising
2 6 (2.67%) Retail
3 5 (2.22%) Marketing
4 3 (1.33%) Banking
5 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.89%) Legal
5 2 (0.89%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.89%) Publishing
5 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 180 (80.00%) Developer
2 111 (49.33%) .NET Developer
3 72 (32.00%) C# Developer
4 67 (29.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (12.89%) Senior Developer
6 27 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 26 (11.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 24 (10.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (8.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 18 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (7.11%) Junior
12 16 (7.11%) Junior Developer
13 15 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
13 15 (6.67%) Azure Developer
13 15 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
13 15 (6.67%) SQL Developer
14 14 (6.22%) Graduate
14 14 (6.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 13 (5.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (53.78%) ASP.NET
2 88 (39.11%) CSS
3 86 (38.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 78 (34.67%) HTML
5 65 (28.89%) .NET Framework
6 55 (24.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 50 (22.22%) WCF
8 45 (20.00%) Web Services
9 36 (16.00%) REST
10 35 (15.56%) Entity Framework
11 33 (14.67%) jQuery
12 31 (13.78%) AngularJS
13 29 (12.89%) React
14 28 (12.44%) SOAP
15 21 (9.33%) HTML5
16 18 (8.00%) JSON
17 17 (7.56%) WPF
18 16 (7.11%) XML
19 15 (6.67%) RESTful
20 14 (6.22%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.67%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.67%) User Experience
5 3 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.33%) EPoS
6 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.89%) Wiki
7 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.44%) FMCG
7 1 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.56%) Windows
2 4 (1.78%) Android
2 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (47.56%) MVC
2 101 (44.89%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (25.33%) Scrum
4 47 (20.89%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (18.22%) DevOps
6 39 (17.33%) Microservices
7 31 (13.78%) Web Development
8 27 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 25 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (10.67%) Software Engineering
11 23 (10.22%) TDD
12 22 (9.78%) Mentoring
13 21 (9.33%) OO
14 20 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (8.89%) SOLID
15 19 (8.44%) CRM
16 18 (8.00%) Computer Science
16 18 (8.00%) Integration Testing
16 18 (8.00%) Product Roadmap
16 18 (8.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 206 (91.56%) C#
2 105 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 88 (39.11%) SQL
4 34 (15.11%) T-SQL
5 31 (13.78%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.56%) Java
7 7 (3.11%) C++
7 7 (3.11%) Python
7 7 (3.11%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.22%) ES6
8 5 (2.22%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.89%) C
10 2 (0.89%) PHP
10 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.89%) RPG
11 1 (0.44%) Delphi
11 1 (0.44%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.44%) VB
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (15.56%) Degree
2 12 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.67%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.78%) HND
4 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.44%) MIIS
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (28.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.33%) Databricks
3 4 (1.78%) Google
3 4 (1.78%) Oracle
3 4 (1.78%) Perforce
4 2 (0.89%) IFS
4 2 (0.89%) VMware
4 2 (0.89%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.44%) Progress
5 1 (0.44%) Sage
5 1 (0.44%) SimCorp