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 3 months to 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing .NET 172 274 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.42% 27.79% 26.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 60.56% 64.47% 59.03%
Number of salaries quoted 146 255 253
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 284 425 454
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 43.63% 43.10% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 246 381 404
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing .NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 29 May 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 3 months to 29 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +1 38 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Folkestone -1 20 £40,000 -6.97% 2
Dartford 0 17 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Rochester 0 17 £35,000 +27.27%
Canterbury -2 16 £27,500 -26.66%
West Malling 0 9 £38,750 -22.50%
Maidstone -16 7 £32,500 -24.85%
Deal - 5 £30,500 -
Chatham +1 2 £41,250 -17.50%
Tonbridge -1 1 - -
Sittingbourne -2 1 £37,500 +56.25%
Sevenoaks -9 1 - - 1
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 345 (87.12%) C#
2 277 (69.95%) ASP.NET
3 268 (67.68%) MVC
4 261 (65.91%) SQL Server
5 183 (46.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 181 (45.71%) HTML
7 168 (42.42%) SQL
8 161 (40.66%) JavaScript
9 154 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
10 138 (34.85%) TDD
11 133 (33.59%) CSS
12 122 (30.81%) Microsoft
13 119 (30.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 97 (24.49%) Web Application Development
15 92 (23.23%) WCF
16 91 (22.98%) RESTful
17 90 (22.73%) Node.js
17 90 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 85 (21.46%) AngularJS
19 81 (20.45%) OO
20 76 (19.19%) BDD
21 73 (18.43%) VB.NET
21 73 (18.43%) .NET Framework
22 68 (17.17%) Web Services
23 65 (16.41%) WPF
23 65 (16.41%) SQL Server 2014
24 56 (14.14%) WinForms
24 56 (14.14%) Ruby
24 56 (14.14%) Oracle
24 56 (14.14%) Git (software)

.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 17 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (3.03%) IIS
3 11 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.26%) CMS
6 3 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.51%) Apache
7 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (6.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.25%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.28%) SaaS
3 5 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.01%) Google Play
5 3 (0.76%) GitHub
5 3 (0.76%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.78%) Intranet
2 8 (2.02%) Wireless
3 7 (1.77%) DHCP
3 7 (1.77%) DNS
4 6 (1.52%) Firewall
4 6 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.01%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (1.01%) IP Telephony
5 4 (1.01%) LAN
5 4 (1.01%) SNMP
5 4 (1.01%) Telepresence
5 4 (1.01%) WAN
5 4 (1.01%) WLAN
6 2 (0.51%) SSL
6 2 (0.51%) VPN
7 1 (0.25%) HTTP
7 1 (0.25%) Internet
7 1 (0.25%) SMTP
7 1 (0.25%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 65 (16.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 48 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 47 (11.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (8.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
7 25 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (3.03%) DB2
10 10 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (2.53%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.27%) DTS
12 8 (2.02%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
12 8 (2.02%) Power BI
13 7 (1.77%) Redis
13 7 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (1.01%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.01%) SQL CLR
15 3 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 32 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (6.57%) NUnit
4 19 (4.80%) MSBuild
5 13 (3.28%) TeamCity
6 12 (3.03%) Selenium
6 12 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.02%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.26%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.01%) Moq
9 4 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.76%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.76%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.76%) tSQLt
11 2 (0.51%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.51%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.51%) Subversion
12 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 20 (5.05%) Advertising
1 20 (5.05%) Finance
2 17 (4.29%) Marketing
3 15 (3.79%) Retail
4 7 (1.77%) Legal
5 4 (1.01%) Games
6 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.25%) Automotive
7 1 (0.25%) Billing
7 1 (0.25%) Electronics
7 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 331 (83.59%) Developer
2 260 (65.66%) .NET Developer
3 108 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 92 (23.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 60 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (13.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 52 (13.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 44 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 41 (10.35%) Software Developer
9 34 (8.59%) WPF Developer
10 27 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
10 27 (6.82%) Junior
10 27 (6.82%) WinForms Developer
11 25 (6.31%) Junior Developer
12 23 (5.81%) Web Developer
13 22 (5.56%) Architect
14 21 (5.30%) C# Software Developer
15 20 (5.05%) Senior Developer
16 17 (4.29%) Microsoft Developer
17 16 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 277 (69.95%) ASP.NET
2 183 (46.21%) ASP.NET MVC
3 181 (45.71%) HTML
4 133 (33.59%) CSS
5 119 (30.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 92 (23.23%) WCF
7 91 (22.98%) RESTful
8 90 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 90 (22.73%) Node.js
9 85 (21.46%) AngularJS
10 73 (18.43%) .NET Framework
11 68 (17.17%) Web Services
12 65 (16.41%) WPF
13 56 (14.14%) WinForms
14 50 (12.63%) HTML5
15 48 (12.12%) Entity Framework
16 45 (11.36%) jQuery
17 42 (10.61%) XML
18 41 (10.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 35 (8.84%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (5.05%) Social Network
4 16 (4.04%) iPad
5 9 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.77%) iSeries
6 7 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.52%) W3C
8 5 (1.26%) AS400
8 5 (1.26%) User Experience
9 4 (1.01%) BBC
9 4 (1.01%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.01%) iPhone
9 4 (1.01%) Social Media
10 2 (0.51%) Blog
10 2 (0.51%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.51%) PMI
10 2 (0.51%) Tandem
11 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (13.13%) Windows
2 19 (4.80%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.78%) Linux
4 8 (2.02%) Solaris
4 8 (2.02%) Unix
4 8 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (1.01%) Android
5 4 (1.01%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.51%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (67.68%) MVC
2 154 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (34.85%) TDD
4 97 (24.49%) Web Application Development
5 81 (20.45%) OO
6 76 (19.19%) BDD
7 53 (13.38%) Web Development
8 47 (11.87%) Unit Testing
9 40 (10.10%) Scrum
10 36 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (8.84%) Dependency Injection
12 31 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (7.58%) SDLC
14 21 (5.30%) System Testing
15 20 (5.05%) CRM
15 20 (5.05%) Software Testing
15 20 (5.05%) Systems Analysis
16 18 (4.55%) MVVM
17 16 (4.04%) Kanban
18 15 (3.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 345 (87.12%) C#
2 168 (42.42%) SQL
3 161 (40.66%) JavaScript
4 73 (18.43%) VB.NET
5 56 (14.14%) Ruby
6 47 (11.87%) T-SQL
7 29 (7.32%) VB
8 20 (5.05%) PHP
9 15 (3.79%) C++
10 13 (3.28%) VBA
11 10 (2.53%) F#
11 10 (2.53%) Java
12 9 (2.27%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.27%) VB6
13 8 (2.02%) ECMAScript
14 7 (1.77%) VBScript
15 5 (1.26%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.01%) C
16 4 (1.01%) R
16 4 (1.01%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (3.79%) Degree
3 4 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.01%) ISEB
4 3 (0.76%) DBS Check
4 3 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.05%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (0.76%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (2.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 10 (2.53%) Kibana
1 10 (2.53%) WSUS
2 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 122 (30.81%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.14%) Oracle
3 23 (5.81%) Facebook
4 18 (4.55%) VMware
5 13 (3.28%) Apple
6 8 (2.02%) Google
6 8 (2.02%) iManage
6 8 (2.02%) LexisNexis
6 8 (2.02%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.52%) Citrix
8 4 (1.01%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.01%) Cisco
8 4 (1.01%) HP
8 4 (1.01%) Mitel
8 4 (1.01%) Riverbed
8 4 (1.01%) Siemens
8 4 (1.01%) Sony
8 4 (1.01%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.76%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.76%) Thunderhead
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Longfield, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Dartford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 14 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago