Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing .NET 341 466 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.96% 29.03% 26.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 61.11% 66.57% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 308 414 545
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,125 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 558 700 1,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 44.11% 43.61% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 467 585 892
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,275
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

.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 23 February 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 23 February 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 0 74 £42,500 -5.56% 9
West Malling -3 49 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Maidstone -2 28 £35,000 -22.22% 8
Dartford -9 24 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Chatham +10 12 £37,500 +15.38%
Folkestone -5 11 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Canterbury 0 10 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Tonbridge +2 7 £22,500 -45.45%
Dover - 5 £27,500 - 1
Whitstable - 2 £45,000 - 1
Rochester -2 1 £37,500 +32.74% 2
Stansted -4 1 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Aylesford - 1 £30,000 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 326 (95.60%) C#
2 235 (68.91%) ASP.NET
3 202 (59.24%) MVC
4 187 (54.84%) SQL Server
5 183 (53.67%) TDD
6 177 (51.91%) JavaScript
7 168 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
8 164 (48.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 144 (42.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 138 (40.47%) WCF
11 127 (37.24%) CSS
12 119 (34.90%) .NET Framework
13 115 (33.72%) Web Application Development
13 115 (33.72%) SQL Server 2016
14 114 (33.43%) SQL
15 113 (33.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 107 (31.38%) Node.js
17 99 (29.03%) HTML
18 98 (28.74%) AngularJS
19 97 (28.45%) BDD
20 90 (26.39%) Entity Framework
21 86 (25.22%) RESTful
22 81 (23.75%) Microsoft
23 75 (21.99%) Scrum
24 68 (19.94%) Git (software)
25 63 (18.48%) Ruby
26 62 (18.18%) NoSQL
26 62 (18.18%) Windows
26 62 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
27 57 (16.72%) Finance

.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 31 (9.09%) NServiceBus
2 14 (4.11%) IIS
3 4 (1.17%) CMS
3 4 (1.17%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.17%) WordPress
4 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 33 (9.68%) npm
2 31 (9.09%) Yarn
3 5 (1.47%) SaaS
4 4 (1.17%) Sage Pay
5 3 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.59%) Google Play
6 2 (0.59%) IaaS
6 2 (0.59%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.73%) Internet
2 15 (4.40%) Broadband
3 13 (3.81%) HTTP
3 13 (3.81%) SMTP
3 13 (3.81%) SSL
4 12 (3.52%) AMQP
5 11 (3.23%) Hyperconnected
6 1 (0.29%) DHCP
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) Intranet
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 115 (33.72%) SQL Server 2016
3 62 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.23%) Big Data
8 5 (1.47%) OLAP
8 5 (1.47%) OLTP
8 5 (1.47%) Power BI
9 4 (1.17%) MySQL
9 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.59%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.29%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 68 (19.94%) Git (software)
2 31 (9.09%) Babel
2 31 (9.09%) Log4Net
2 31 (9.09%) MSBuild
2 31 (9.09%) webpack
3 29 (8.50%) Moq
3 29 (8.50%) NUnit
4 26 (7.62%) MSTest
5 25 (7.33%) Rhino Mocks
6 15 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (3.52%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.17%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.17%) Selenium
10 3 (0.88%) NuGet
11 2 (0.59%) Bower
11 2 (0.59%) JSUnit
11 2 (0.59%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.59%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 57 (16.72%) Finance
2 32 (9.38%) Music Industry
3 21 (6.16%) Games
4 19 (5.57%) Retail
5 18 (5.28%) Advertising
6 17 (4.99%) Telecoms
7 13 (3.81%) Marketing
8 8 (2.35%) Banking
9 3 (0.88%) Ukrainian Language
10 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 302 (88.56%) Developer
2 247 (72.43%) .NET Developer
3 97 (28.45%) C# Developer
4 80 (23.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (14.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 43 (12.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (11.14%) Web Developer
8 30 (8.80%) Senior Developer
9 29 (8.50%) Applications Developer
10 25 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 24 (7.04%) .NET Web Developer
12 23 (6.74%) Architect
12 23 (6.74%) Graduate
12 23 (6.74%) Graduate Developer
12 23 (6.74%) Junior
12 23 (6.74%) Junior Developer
13 22 (6.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
14 21 (6.16%) JavaScript Developer
15 19 (5.57%) Junior .NET Developer
15 19 (5.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (68.91%) ASP.NET
2 164 (48.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 144 (42.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 138 (40.47%) WCF
5 127 (37.24%) CSS
6 119 (34.90%) .NET Framework
7 113 (33.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 107 (31.38%) Node.js
9 99 (29.03%) HTML
10 98 (28.74%) AngularJS
11 90 (26.39%) Entity Framework
12 86 (25.22%) RESTful
13 45 (13.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 45 (13.20%) WPF
14 43 (12.61%) WinForms
15 42 (12.32%) HTML5
16 41 (12.02%) Code First Entity Framework
17 34 (9.97%) KnockoutJS
18 33 (9.68%) Redux
19 32 (9.38%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 62 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.23%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.64%) Social Network
7 2 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.59%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.59%) iPhone
7 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.59%) Marketing Technology
7 2 (0.59%) Social Media
8 1 (0.29%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.29%) BBC
8 1 (0.29%) Clustering
8 1 (0.29%) Fintech
8 1 (0.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (18.18%) Windows
2 18 (5.28%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.81%) Windows 8
4 12 (3.52%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (59.24%) MVC
2 183 (53.67%) TDD
3 168 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (33.72%) Web Application Development
5 97 (28.45%) BDD
6 75 (21.99%) Scrum
7 56 (16.42%) Inversion of Control
8 55 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (14.37%) Dependency Injection
10 39 (11.44%) OO
10 39 (11.44%) SOA
11 36 (10.56%) SOLID
12 34 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (9.38%) High Availability
14 28 (8.21%) Kanban
14 28 (8.21%) MVVM
15 27 (7.92%) Systems Analysis
15 27 (7.92%) Web Development
16 18 (5.28%) Software Engineering
17 17 (4.99%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 326 (95.60%) C#
2 177 (51.91%) JavaScript
3 114 (33.43%) SQL
4 63 (18.48%) Ruby
5 56 (16.42%) T-SQL
6 35 (10.26%) ES6
7 33 (9.68%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.93%) VB
9 9 (2.64%) PHP
9 9 (2.64%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.35%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.88%) Java
12 2 (0.59%) Python
13 1 (0.29%) C
13 1 (0.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (3.23%) Degree
2 3 (0.88%) ISEB
2 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.57%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (23.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.35%) Facebook
3 6 (1.76%) Oracle
4 4 (1.17%) PayPal
5 3 (0.88%) Google
5 3 (0.88%) Thunderhead
6 2 (0.59%) VMware
7 1 (0.29%) Apple
7 1 (0.29%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.29%) Splunk