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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 61 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 30 49 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.09% 4.57% 5.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.59% 11.19% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 57
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
395 438 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.72% 40.82% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 327 366 353
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -4 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Maidstone +10 2 £50,000 - 4
Tonbridge - 2 £39,250 -
Canterbury +10 1 £35,000 -
Dartford -4 1 - -
Stansted - 1 £45,000 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 59 (77.63%) Degree
2 28 (36.84%) SQL
3 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (27.63%) C#
4 21 (27.63%) SDLC
5 20 (26.32%) HTML
6 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 19 (25.00%) CSS
7 18 (23.68%) Oracle
7 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
8 17 (22.37%) ETL
8 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL
8 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
8 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
9 16 (21.05%) .NET
10 15 (19.74%) Web Services
10 15 (19.74%) TDD
10 15 (19.74%) Scrum
10 15 (19.74%) HTML5
11 14 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (18.42%) jQuery
11 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
12 12 (15.79%) MVC
12 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
13 11 (14.47%) Java
14 10 (13.16%) XML
14 10 (13.16%) Progress
15 9 (11.84%) IIS
15 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (11.84%) REST

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 9 (11.84%) IIS
2 5 (6.58%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) BGP-4
2 1 (1.32%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
2 1 (1.32%) FTP
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) LAN
2 1 (1.32%) Network Security
2 1 (1.32%) OSPF
2 1 (1.32%) snoop
2 1 (1.32%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (1.32%) SSH
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) tcpdump
2 1 (1.32%) WAN
2 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.89%) MySQL
4 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) DB2
5 1 (1.32%) MS Access
5 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (22.37%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.58%) Selenium
4 5 (6.58%) Subversion
4 5 (6.58%) WebDriver
5 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.26%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.32%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) Moq
6 1 (1.32%) MSI
6 1 (1.32%) NUnit
6 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.32%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Banking
2 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (76.32%) Developer
2 19 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 18 (23.68%) Graduate
4 17 (22.37%) Graduate Developer
4 17 (22.37%) Oracle Developer
4 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL Developer
5 15 (19.74%) Software Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Graduate Software Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Junior
6 10 (13.16%) Junior Developer
7 9 (11.84%) .NET Developer
7 9 (11.84%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Android Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Software Engineer
9 7 (9.21%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Junior Android Developer
10 6 (7.89%) .NET Software Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (7.89%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) HTML
2 19 (25.00%) CSS
3 16 (21.05%) .NET
4 15 (19.74%) HTML5
4 15 (19.74%) Web Services
5 14 (18.42%) jQuery
6 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 10 (13.16%) XML
8 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (11.84%) Ember.js
8 9 (11.84%) REST
9 8 (10.53%) Android SDK
9 8 (10.53%) JSON
9 8 (10.53%) OpenGL
10 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.89%) CSS3
11 5 (6.58%) Gherkin
11 5 (6.58%) LAMP
11 5 (6.58%) LAPP Stack
12 4 (5.26%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Mobile App
1 9 (11.84%) User Experience
2 7 (9.21%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.58%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.32%) Economics
6 1 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) iPad
6 1 (1.32%) Life Science
6 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Android
2 6 (7.89%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) CentOS
4 1 (1.32%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.63%) SDLC
3 17 (22.37%) ETL
4 15 (19.74%) Scrum
4 15 (19.74%) TDD
5 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
6 12 (15.79%) MVC
7 9 (11.84%) Mobile Development
8 8 (10.53%) Android Development
8 8 (10.53%) Memory Management
8 8 (10.53%) Web Development
9 6 (7.89%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.89%) Time Management
10 5 (6.58%) BDD
11 4 (5.26%) Automation Testing
11 4 (5.26%) Coaching
11 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.26%) Test Strategy
12 3 (3.95%) OOP
12 3 (3.95%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) SQL
2 21 (27.63%) C#
3 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.37%) PL/SQL
4 11 (14.47%) Java
5 6 (7.89%) PHP
6 5 (6.58%) VB
7 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.63%) C++
8 2 (2.63%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.32%) C
9 1 (1.32%) ES6
9 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.32%) Perl
9 1 (1.32%) Scala
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (77.63%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) ISEB
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.63%) MCSE
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.32%) XenApp
3 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) WSUS
3 1 (1.32%) Ansible
3 1 (1.32%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
1 18 (23.68%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Progress
3 4 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco
4 2 (2.63%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.32%) Apple
5 1 (1.32%) AppSense
5 1 (1.32%) BMC
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix
5 1 (1.32%) Facebook
5 1 (1.32%) Juniper
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
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