Period
to 18 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing C# 363 435 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.55% 22.11% 24.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.72% 46.67% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 321 411 481
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

C# is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 745 932 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 54.50% 47.38% 58.48%
Number of salaries quoted 655 836 1088
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Kent

C#
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C# in Kent.

Salary trend for C# in Kent

C#
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Kent over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for C# in Kent

C#
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 August 2017. 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 +2 84 £42,500 - 1
Dartford +4 51 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Folkestone +3 29 £40,000 -11.11%
Maidstone -6 29 £35,000 -14.63% 3
West Malling +1 21 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Rochester +1 18 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Canterbury -3 14 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Chatham +5 10 £32,500 -35.00%
Sittingbourne +4 8 £32,500 +8.33%
Deal - 5 £30,500 -
Tonbridge +1 4 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Dover 0 3 £34,500 -37.27% 1
Sevenoaks -1 1 - -
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 298 (82.09%) .NET
2 219 (60.33%) SQL Server
3 210 (57.85%) MVC
4 209 (57.58%) ASP.NET
5 192 (52.89%) JavaScript
6 181 (49.86%) HTML
7 174 (47.93%) SQL
8 162 (44.63%) CSS
9 148 (40.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 144 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
11 118 (32.51%) AngularJS
12 110 (30.30%) WCF
13 99 (27.27%) TDD
14 96 (26.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 87 (23.97%) Web Development
16 85 (23.42%) Microsoft
17 80 (22.04%) HTML5
18 74 (20.39%) Node.js
18 74 (20.39%) Web Application Development
19 71 (19.56%) .NET Framework
20 68 (18.73%) OO
21 64 (17.63%) WPF
22 63 (17.36%) Scrum
23 56 (15.43%) WinForms
23 56 (15.43%) Windows
24 54 (14.88%) RESTful
25 51 (14.05%) VB.NET
26 50 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 49 (13.50%) BDD
28 48 (13.22%) Entity Framework

C#
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 22 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (4.68%) IIS
3 9 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.10%) CMS
5 3 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (6.34%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.28%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.68%) SaaS
3 4 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.10%) Google Play
4 2 (0.55%) GitHub
5 1 (0.28%) PaaS
5 1 (0.28%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.48%) Broadband
2 4 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (60.33%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 35 (9.64%) NoSQL
3 35 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (6.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (5.23%) Redis
7 18 (4.96%) Relational Database
8 16 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.86%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (2.20%) DB2
11 8 (2.20%) Power BI
12 4 (1.10%) RavenDB
13 3 (0.83%) Big Data
13 3 (0.83%) DocumentDB
13 3 (0.83%) DTS
13 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (12.95%) Git (software)
2 34 (9.37%) NUnit
2 34 (9.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (6.34%) Moq
4 19 (5.23%) MSBuild
5 17 (4.68%) SpecFlow
6 13 (3.58%) Selenium
7 11 (3.03%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.48%) MSTest
8 9 (2.48%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (2.20%) Jasmine
10 6 (1.65%) tSQLt
11 5 (1.38%) JIRA
11 5 (1.38%) Mocha
11 5 (1.38%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.10%) webpack
13 3 (0.83%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.83%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (9.92%) Finance
2 16 (4.41%) Games
3 11 (3.03%) Marketing
3 11 (3.03%) Music Industry
4 9 (2.48%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.65%) Advertising
5 6 (1.65%) Retail
6 2 (0.55%) Back Office
6 2 (0.55%) Legal
6 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 284 (78.24%) Developer
2 191 (52.62%) .NET Developer
3 98 (27.00%) C# Developer
4 75 (20.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (14.88%) Web Developer
6 53 (14.60%) ASP.NET Developer
7 49 (13.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (11.57%) Software Developer
9 33 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 27 (7.44%) WinForms Developer
11 24 (6.61%) .NET Web Developer
11 24 (6.61%) C# Software Developer
11 24 (6.61%) WPF Developer
12 23 (6.34%) C# Web Developer
13 21 (5.79%) Architect
14 18 (4.96%) SQL Developer
15 17 (4.68%) .NET Architect
15 17 (4.68%) Microsoft Developer
16 16 (4.41%) Senior Developer
17 14 (3.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (82.09%) .NET
2 209 (57.58%) ASP.NET
3 181 (49.86%) HTML
4 162 (44.63%) CSS
5 148 (40.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 118 (32.51%) AngularJS
7 110 (30.30%) WCF
8 96 (26.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 80 (22.04%) HTML5
10 74 (20.39%) Node.js
11 71 (19.56%) .NET Framework
12 64 (17.63%) WPF
13 56 (15.43%) WinForms
14 54 (14.88%) RESTful
15 50 (13.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 48 (13.22%) Entity Framework
17 47 (12.95%) React
18 40 (11.02%) jQuery
19 37 (10.19%) Web Services
20 35 (9.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (4.96%) W3C
5 12 (3.31%) iPad
6 9 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.20%) Social Network
8 6 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.38%) BBC
9 5 (1.38%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.38%) Social Media
10 4 (1.10%) iPhone
10 4 (1.10%) iSeries
11 3 (0.83%) User Experience
12 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.28%) Blog
12 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.28%) Fintech
12 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 56 (15.43%) Windows
2 10 (2.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.38%) Android
4 3 (0.83%) Linux
4 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (57.85%) MVC
2 144 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (27.27%) TDD
4 87 (23.97%) Web Development
5 74 (20.39%) Web Application Development
6 68 (18.73%) OO
7 63 (17.36%) Scrum
8 49 (13.50%) BDD
9 45 (12.40%) Unit Testing
10 40 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (11.02%) Front End Development
11 33 (9.09%) OOD
12 31 (8.54%) Kanban
13 29 (7.99%) Test Automation
14 28 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (7.71%) Software Engineering
15 24 (6.61%) MVVM
16 20 (5.51%) OOP
17 19 (5.23%) Matrix Management
18 18 (4.96%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 192 (52.89%) JavaScript
2 174 (47.93%) SQL
3 51 (14.05%) VB.NET
4 39 (10.74%) T-SQL
5 37 (10.19%) Ruby
6 18 (4.96%) VB
7 17 (4.68%) PowerShell
8 16 (4.41%) PHP
9 14 (3.86%) C++
10 10 (2.75%) VB6
11 8 (2.20%) C
12 6 (1.65%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.38%) Java
14 4 (1.10%) ANSI C
15 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.55%) Delphi
16 2 (0.55%) F#
16 2 (0.55%) R
17 1 (0.28%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (4.41%) Degree
3 6 (1.65%) ISEB
3 6 (1.65%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.41%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.10%) Docker
2 4 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) Perfmon
2 2 (0.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 85 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.99%) Oracle
3 15 (4.13%) Apple
3 15 (4.13%) Facebook
4 12 (3.31%) Google
5 8 (2.20%) iManage
5 8 (2.20%) LexisNexis
6 5 (1.38%) Sony
6 5 (1.38%) VMware
6 5 (1.38%) Yahoo!
7 3 (0.83%) New Relic
7 3 (0.83%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.55%) Adobe
9 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.28%) Infor
9 1 (0.28%) Thunderhead