Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C#
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing C# 303 412 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.88% 22.85% 25.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.69% 49.05% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 264 388 538
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,725 £29,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £59,125 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

C# is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 678 840 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 53.43% 46.59% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 588 763 1162
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,800
90th Percentile £57,000 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +1 77 £42,500 -2.86% 3
Dartford +5 62 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Folkestone +6 18 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Chatham +11 15 £32,500 -35.00%
Canterbury -4 13 £34,500 -8.00%
Maidstone -14 13 £39,250 -12.78% 5
West Malling -5 11 £45,750 -8.50% 4
Rochester 0 10 £35,000 +40.00%
Dover +3 6 £31,000 -43.64% 1
Tonbridge +1 4 £40,000 +8.11%
Sittingbourne +5 3 £27,500 +34.15%
Whitstable +2 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Sevenoaks 0 1 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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#.

1 260 (85.81%) .NET
2 183 (60.40%) SQL Server
3 182 (60.07%) JavaScript
4 170 (56.11%) ASP.NET
5 151 (49.83%) HTML
5 151 (49.83%) MVC
6 141 (46.53%) CSS
7 128 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (41.25%) SQL
9 124 (40.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 109 (35.97%) WCF
11 106 (34.98%) AngularJS
12 85 (28.05%) TDD
13 82 (27.06%) Web Development
14 81 (26.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 69 (22.77%) OO
16 66 (21.78%) Web Application Development
17 65 (21.45%) Microsoft
18 63 (20.79%) HTML5
18 63 (20.79%) Node.js
19 61 (20.13%) .NET Framework
20 59 (19.47%) WPF
20 59 (19.47%) Scrum
21 55 (18.15%) Windows
22 53 (17.49%) SQL Server 2016
23 46 (15.18%) Entity Framework
24 44 (14.52%) RESTful
25 43 (14.19%) WinForms
26 42 (13.86%) OOD
26 42 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 21 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.30%) IIS
3 4 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.63%) SaaS
3 6 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) GitHub
4 2 (0.66%) Google Play
4 2 (0.66%) Serverless
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.28%) Broadband
2 7 (2.31%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.65%) Internet
4 4 (1.32%) Intranet
5 2 (0.66%) SSL
6 1 (0.33%) AMQP
6 1 (0.33%) HTTP
6 1 (0.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (60.40%) SQL Server
2 53 (17.49%) SQL Server 2016
3 35 (11.55%) NoSQL
4 26 (8.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (5.94%) Relational Database
6 16 (5.28%) Redis
6 16 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.31%) Big Data
10 5 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.32%) DB2
11 4 (1.32%) Power BI
12 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.66%) DocumentDB
14 1 (0.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 33 (10.89%) Git (software)
2 32 (10.56%) NUnit
3 29 (9.57%) Moq
4 23 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (5.28%) MSTest
6 15 (4.95%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (3.96%) MSBuild
8 11 (3.63%) Selenium
9 8 (2.64%) SpecFlow
10 7 (2.31%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.98%) tSQLt
12 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.99%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
15 1 (0.33%) JIRA
15 1 (0.33%) JIRA Agile
15 1 (0.33%) ReSharper
15 1 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 30 (9.90%) Finance
2 23 (7.59%) Music Industry
3 15 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.63%) Games
4 11 (3.63%) Marketing
5 4 (1.32%) Advertising
6 3 (0.99%) Electronics
6 3 (0.99%) Ukrainian Language
7 2 (0.66%) Back Office
7 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.66%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 234 (77.23%) Developer
2 171 (56.44%) .NET Developer
3 76 (25.08%) C# Developer
4 63 (20.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 56 (18.48%) Web Developer
6 52 (17.16%) ASP.NET Developer
7 48 (15.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 30 (9.90%) .NET Web Developer
9 27 (8.91%) C# Web Developer
10 26 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 22 (7.26%) Architect
11 22 (7.26%) Senior Developer
11 22 (7.26%) Software Developer
11 22 (7.26%) Software Engineer
12 19 (6.27%) C# Software Engineer
13 18 (5.94%) .NET Architect
13 18 (5.94%) WinForms Developer
14 17 (5.61%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (5.28%) WPF Developer
16 15 (4.95%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (85.81%) .NET
2 170 (56.11%) ASP.NET
3 151 (49.83%) HTML
4 141 (46.53%) CSS
5 124 (40.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 109 (35.97%) WCF
7 106 (34.98%) AngularJS
8 81 (26.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 63 (20.79%) HTML5
9 63 (20.79%) Node.js
10 61 (20.13%) .NET Framework
11 59 (19.47%) WPF
12 46 (15.18%) Entity Framework
13 44 (14.52%) RESTful
14 43 (14.19%) WinForms
15 42 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 40 (13.20%) jQuery
17 39 (12.87%) React
18 36 (11.88%) KnockoutJS
19 35 (11.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.61%) W3C
4 14 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.97%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.98%) iPad
8 5 (1.65%) BBC
8 5 (1.65%) Social Media
9 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.66%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.66%) iPhone
9 2 (0.66%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (0.66%) User Experience
10 1 (0.33%) Blog
10 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.33%) Fintech
10 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.15%) Windows
2 11 (3.63%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.99%) Android
4 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (49.83%) MVC
2 128 (42.24%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (28.05%) TDD
4 82 (27.06%) Web Development
5 69 (22.77%) OO
6 66 (21.78%) Web Application Development
7 59 (19.47%) Scrum
8 42 (13.86%) OOD
9 40 (13.20%) BDD
10 35 (11.55%) Kanban
11 32 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (10.56%) Software Engineering
12 30 (9.90%) Unit Testing
13 29 (9.57%) Front End Development
14 26 (8.58%) MVVM
15 23 (7.59%) High Availability
16 22 (7.26%) OOP
17 20 (6.60%) Domain-Driven Design
17 20 (6.60%) Matrix Management
18 19 (6.27%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 182 (60.07%) JavaScript
2 125 (41.25%) SQL
3 40 (13.20%) VB.NET
4 34 (11.22%) Ruby
5 28 (9.24%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.96%) PHP
7 10 (3.30%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.97%) C
8 9 (2.97%) VB
9 6 (1.98%) VB6
10 5 (1.65%) C++
11 4 (1.32%) ANSI C
11 4 (1.32%) Java
12 2 (0.66%) Delphi
12 2 (0.66%) F#
12 2 (0.66%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (6.60%) Degree
2 10 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.99%) ISEB
3 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.94%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Kibana
Vendors
1 65 (21.45%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.28%) Oracle
3 11 (3.63%) Apple
3 11 (3.63%) Facebook
4 10 (3.30%) Google
5 5 (1.65%) Sony
5 5 (1.65%) Yahoo!
6 4 (1.32%) iManage
6 4 (1.32%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe
7 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.33%) Thunderhead