Period
to 25 January 2020

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 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing .NET 165 245 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.74% 28.23% 25.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 56.90% 63.97% 58.11%
Number of salaries quoted 157 229 291
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 290 383 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 34.69% 44.12% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 269 332 460
Kent median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.59% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,150 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

.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 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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
West Malling 0 32 £51,500 +21.18% 7
Maidstone -5 22 £51,250 +13.89% 9
Tunbridge Wells -8 21 £30,000 -25.00% 11
Dartford -11 13 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Tonbridge +9 12 £37,750 -5.63% 12
Canterbury +1 7 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Folkestone -8 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Rochester -9 3 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Westerham -1 2 £32,500 -33.33%
Sittingbourne -10 2 £43,750 +9.38% 2
Sevenoaks - 2 £46,250 - 3
Chatham -8 1 £40,000 -18.37% 1
Stansted - 1 - -
Swanley - 1 £25,000 - 1
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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.

1 129 (78.18%) C#
2 100 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 85 (51.52%) SQL Server
3 85 (51.52%) ASP.NET
4 81 (49.09%) CSS
5 78 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (46.67%) MVC
7 76 (46.06%) HTML
8 60 (36.36%) .NET Framework
9 56 (33.94%) Microsoft
10 55 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 51 (30.91%) Azure
12 44 (26.67%) SQL
12 44 (26.67%) Entity Framework
13 43 (26.06%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (26.06%) Visual Studio
14 42 (25.45%) Git (software)
14 42 (25.45%) REST
15 41 (24.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 41 (24.85%) TDD
15 41 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web API
16 40 (24.24%) SOAP
17 39 (23.64%) WCF
18 36 (21.82%) Scrum
19 34 (20.61%) Problem-Solving
20 31 (18.79%) Unit Testing
21 30 (18.18%) AngularJS
22 29 (17.58%) PowerShell
23 28 (16.97%) Mentoring
24 27 (16.36%) Architectural Design

.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 13 (7.88%) IIS
2 3 (1.82%) CMS
2 3 (1.82%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.21%) Apache
3 2 (1.21%) WordPress
4 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.61%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.61%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 51 (30.91%) Azure
2 9 (5.45%) AWS
3 6 (3.64%) Serverless
4 3 (1.82%) SaaS
5 2 (1.21%) IaaS
5 2 (1.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.61%) GitHub
6 1 (0.61%) Google Play
6 1 (0.61%) npm
6 1 (0.61%) NuGet
6 1 (0.61%) Office 365
6 1 (0.61%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) HTTP
1 3 (1.82%) Intranet
2 2 (1.21%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) DHCP
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (15.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
6 8 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.03%) MySQL
8 4 (2.42%) QlikView
9 3 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.82%) FileMaker
9 3 (1.82%) Firebird
9 3 (1.82%) MS Access
9 3 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.61%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.61%) Power BI
11 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (26.06%) Visual Studio
2 42 (25.45%) Git (software)
3 24 (14.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.82%) Selenium
6 3 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.21%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.61%) Bower
8 1 (0.61%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.61%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.61%) Postman
8 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.61%) WebSpeed
General
1 25 (15.15%) Finance
2 8 (4.85%) Publishing
3 6 (3.64%) Advertising
4 5 (3.03%) Banking
4 5 (3.03%) Games
5 3 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.82%) Marketing
5 3 (1.82%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.82%) Retail
6 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.61%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 127 (76.97%) Developer
2 77 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 47 (28.48%) C# Developer
4 35 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (16.36%) Senior Developer
6 24 (14.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 24 (14.55%) Technical Leader
7 18 (10.91%) Software Developer
8 15 (9.09%) Junior
9 14 (8.48%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (8.48%) Junior Developer
10 11 (6.67%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.85%) HTML CSS Developer
11 8 (4.85%) HTML Developer
11 8 (4.85%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (4.24%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 6 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (51.52%) ASP.NET
2 81 (49.09%) CSS
3 76 (46.06%) HTML
4 60 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 55 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (26.67%) Entity Framework
7 42 (25.45%) REST
8 41 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 40 (24.24%) SOAP
10 39 (23.64%) WCF
11 30 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 25 (15.15%) JSON
13 23 (13.94%) OAuth
13 23 (13.94%) OpenID
14 22 (13.33%) jQuery
14 22 (13.33%) XML
15 20 (12.12%) Web Services
16 17 (10.30%) .NET Core
17 16 (9.70%) Node.js
17 16 (9.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.42%) Data Structures
2 4 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (1.82%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.21%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.21%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.61%) BBC
5 1 (0.61%) Derivative
5 1 (0.61%) iPhone
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) PMI
5 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Social Media
5 1 (0.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.76%) Windows
2 3 (1.82%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.21%) Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Android
4 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (46.67%) MVC
3 43 (26.06%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (24.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 41 (24.85%) TDD
5 36 (21.82%) Scrum
6 34 (20.61%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (18.79%) Unit Testing
8 28 (16.97%) Mentoring
9 27 (16.36%) Architectural Design
10 24 (14.55%) Architecture Roadmap
10 24 (14.55%) Integration Testing
10 24 (14.55%) IT Strategy
10 24 (14.55%) Product Roadmap
10 24 (14.55%) SOLID
10 24 (14.55%) Strategic Roadmap
11 23 (13.94%) Deployment Automation
12 20 (12.12%) Web Application Development
13 16 (9.70%) SDLC
13 16 (9.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (78.18%) C#
2 100 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 44 (26.67%) SQL
4 29 (17.58%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.45%) Java
6 9 (5.45%) VB
7 5 (3.03%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.42%) PHP
9 3 (1.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (1.21%) ES6
10 2 (1.21%) Python
10 2 (1.21%) Ruby
10 2 (1.21%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) OpenEdge ABL
11 1 (0.61%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.61%) VBScript
11 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (9.70%) Degree
2 5 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.21%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.21%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.24%) Docker
2 3 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.42%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (33.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.45%) Oracle
3 4 (2.42%) Facebook
3 4 (2.42%) Infor
4 3 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.21%) Google
5 2 (1.21%) SAP
5 2 (1.21%) Thunderhead
5 2 (1.21%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.61%) Apple
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.61%) Progress
6 1 (0.61%) Sage
6 1 (0.61%) Sony
6 1 (0.61%) VMware
6 1 (0.61%) webMethods
6 1 (0.61%) Yahoo!