The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 42 56 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.28% 5.10% 5.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 14.29% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 49 55
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Computer Science
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
294 392 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.98% 35.70% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 230 338 475
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Kent region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Kent

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Kent

Computer Science
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 17 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Maidstone -9 7 £27,250 -
Tonbridge - 4 - -
Chatham - 3 £21,000 -
West Malling - 3 £50,000 -
Dartford - 1 £21,500 -
Rochester - 1 - -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science.

1 80 (90.91%) Degree
2 42 (47.73%) XML
3 40 (45.45%) Java
4 38 (43.18%) C#
5 37 (42.05%) SQL
6 29 (32.95%) REST
7 26 (29.55%) .NET
8 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (27.27%) Android Development
9 24 (27.27%) Android
10 23 (26.14%) Mobile Development
11 22 (25.00%) Android SDK
12 21 (23.86%) Mobile App
13 20 (22.73%) MVC
13 20 (22.73%) Finance
14 19 (21.59%) Web Services
14 19 (21.59%) Eclipse
14 19 (21.59%) Memory Management
14 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
14 19 (21.59%) JSON
15 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
16 15 (17.05%) VB
17 14 (15.91%) HP
18 12 (13.64%) Marketing
19 11 (12.50%) Time Management
19 11 (12.50%) SDLC
19 11 (12.50%) MS Office
20 10 (11.36%) WCF
21 9 (10.23%) Performance Testing
21 9 (10.23%) System Testing

Computer Science
Top Related 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 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.14%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (2.27%) SessionCam
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.14%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (4.55%) SNMP
3 3 (3.41%) LAN
3 3 (3.41%) WAN
4 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) Redis
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.14%) SQL CLR
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) Eclipse
1 19 (21.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Ranorex
2 9 (10.23%) Robot Framework
2 9 (10.23%) SoapUI
2 9 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.27%) Android Studio
3 2 (2.27%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (2.27%) Moq
3 2 (2.27%) NUnit
4 1 (1.14%) Babel
4 1 (1.14%) Grunt
4 1 (1.14%) gulp
4 1 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) JSUnit
4 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Electronics
3 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.27%) Games
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (64.77%) Developer
2 31 (35.23%) Graduate
3 27 (30.68%) Graduate Developer
4 24 (27.27%) Android Developer
5 13 (14.77%) .NET Developer
5 13 (14.77%) SQL Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Java Developer
7 11 (12.50%) ASP Developer
7 11 (12.50%) VB Developer
8 10 (11.36%) .NET Programmer
8 10 (11.36%) Java Programmer
8 10 (11.36%) Programmer
8 10 (11.36%) SQL Programmer
8 10 (11.36%) VB Programmer
8 10 (11.36%) XML Developer
8 10 (11.36%) XML Programmer
9 9 (10.23%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (10.23%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (10.23%) Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (10.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (47.73%) XML
2 29 (32.95%) REST
3 26 (29.55%) .NET
4 22 (25.00%) Android SDK
5 19 (21.59%) JSON
5 19 (21.59%) Web Services
6 10 (11.36%) WCF
7 9 (10.23%) SOAP
8 6 (6.82%) CSS
9 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.55%) HTML
10 3 (3.41%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.41%) Backbone.js
10 3 (3.41%) Entity Framework
10 3 (3.41%) React
10 3 (3.41%) STL
10 3 (3.41%) WPF
11 2 (2.27%) iOS SDK
11 2 (2.27%) Node.js
11 2 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.23%) Health Informatics
2 9 (10.23%) Informatics
3 6 (6.82%) Internet of Things
4 5 (5.68%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.55%) e-Health
5 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.55%) User Experience
6 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.27%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.27%) iPad
8 1 (1.14%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.27%) Android
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
3 6 (6.82%) Linux
4 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.55%) Unix
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.27%) Android Development
3 23 (26.14%) Mobile Development
4 20 (22.73%) MVC
5 19 (21.59%) Memory Management
6 16 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 11 (12.50%) SDLC
7 11 (12.50%) Time Management
8 9 (10.23%) Automation Testing
8 9 (10.23%) ETL
8 9 (10.23%) Performance Testing
8 9 (10.23%) Regression Testing
8 9 (10.23%) Resource Management
8 9 (10.23%) System Testing
9 6 (6.82%) OO
10 5 (5.68%) OOP
11 4 (4.55%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 4 (4.55%) iOS Development
11 4 (4.55%) Structured Programming
12 3 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 40 (45.45%) Java
2 38 (43.18%) C#
3 37 (42.05%) SQL
4 15 (17.05%) VB
5 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.82%) C++
7 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.55%) C
9 3 (3.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) ES6
Qualifications
1 80 (90.91%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) ISEB
2 9 (10.23%) ISTQB
2 9 (10.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) CISA
4 2 (2.27%) CISM
4 2 (2.27%) CISSP
4 2 (2.27%) HND
4 2 (2.27%) MBA
4 2 (2.27%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.14%) CCNP
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) PA-DSS
2 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (4.55%) Nagios
2 4 (4.55%) OpenView
2 4 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.55%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) HP
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) BMC
3 4 (4.55%) CA
3 4 (4.55%) Compuware
3 4 (4.55%) Dynatrace
3 4 (4.55%) IBM
3 4 (4.55%) Nimsoft
4 2 (2.27%) Adobe
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.14%) Apple
5 1 (1.14%) Aruba
5 1 (1.14%) F5
5 1 (1.14%) Facebook
5 1 (1.14%) Google
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.14%) SAP
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