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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 46 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 46 57 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.22% 5.41% 3.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.70% 13.60% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 51 22
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
293 419 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.22% 39.79% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 248 367 281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -1 12 £45,000 +34.32% 1
West Malling - 6 £47,500 -
Maidstone -8 2 £27,750 -44.50%
Dartford - 2 £22,000 -
Canterbury +3 1 £32,500 +7.43%
Folkestone - 1 £47,500 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 65 (84.42%) Degree
2 34 (44.16%) C#
3 33 (42.86%) SQL
4 29 (37.66%) XML
5 24 (31.17%) Java
6 22 (28.57%) .NET
7 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (22.08%) MVC
8 17 (22.08%) REST
9 16 (20.78%) Finance
10 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
10 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
11 14 (18.18%) Time Management
11 14 (18.18%) SDLC
12 13 (16.88%) Web Services
12 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
13 12 (15.58%) CSS
13 12 (15.58%) VB
13 12 (15.58%) ETL
14 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 11 (14.29%) HTML
14 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (12.99%) Android
15 10 (12.99%) WCF
15 10 (12.99%) JSON
15 10 (12.99%) Memory Management
15 10 (12.99%) Mobile App
15 10 (12.99%) Android SDK
15 10 (12.99%) Android Development

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 (2.60%) Apache
1 2 (2.60%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Office
2 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) LAN
2 2 (2.60%) WAN
3 1 (1.30%) BGP-4
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) FTP
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) Network Security
3 1 (1.30%) OSPF
3 1 (1.30%) snoop
3 1 (1.30%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (1.30%) SSH
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.30%) Redis
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) SQL CLR
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (12.99%) Eclipse
4 6 (7.79%) Ranorex
4 6 (7.79%) Robot Framework
4 6 (7.79%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.19%) Selenium
6 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.90%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.90%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.60%) Subversion
8 1 (1.30%) Babel
8 1 (1.30%) Grunt
8 1 (1.30%) gulp
8 1 (1.30%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.30%) Moq
8 1 (1.30%) MSI
8 1 (1.30%) NUnit
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Electronics
3 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.60%) Games
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (66.23%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Graduate
3 19 (24.68%) Graduate Developer
4 18 (23.38%) SQL Developer
5 14 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 11 (14.29%) ASP Developer
6 11 (14.29%) VB Developer
7 10 (12.99%) .NET Programmer
7 10 (12.99%) Android Developer
7 10 (12.99%) Java Developer
7 10 (12.99%) Java Programmer
7 10 (12.99%) Programmer
7 10 (12.99%) Software Developer
7 10 (12.99%) SQL Programmer
7 10 (12.99%) VB Programmer
7 10 (12.99%) XML Developer
7 10 (12.99%) XML Programmer
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.66%) XML
2 22 (28.57%) .NET
3 17 (22.08%) REST
4 13 (16.88%) Web Services
5 12 (15.58%) CSS
6 11 (14.29%) HTML
7 10 (12.99%) Android SDK
7 10 (12.99%) JSON
7 10 (12.99%) WCF
8 6 (7.79%) jQuery
8 6 (7.79%) SOAP
9 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.49%) HTML5
10 3 (3.90%) Backbone.js
10 3 (3.90%) DOM
10 3 (3.90%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.90%) React
10 3 (3.90%) STL
10 3 (3.90%) WPF
11 2 (2.60%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) Health Informatics
2 6 (7.79%) Informatics
3 5 (6.49%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.60%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.60%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.60%) iPad
5 2 (2.60%) User Experience
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.30%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Android
2 7 (9.09%) Windows
3 5 (6.49%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) CentOS
4 1 (1.30%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.08%) MVC
3 14 (18.18%) SDLC
3 14 (18.18%) Time Management
4 13 (16.88%) Software Engineering
5 12 (15.58%) ETL
6 10 (12.99%) Android Development
6 10 (12.99%) Memory Management
6 10 (12.99%) Mobile Development
7 9 (11.69%) Automation Testing
7 9 (11.69%) Regression Testing
8 8 (10.39%) TDD
9 6 (7.79%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.79%) Resource Management
9 6 (7.79%) System Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Information Security
10 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.49%) Scrum
10 5 (6.49%) Web Development
11 4 (5.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.16%) C#
2 33 (42.86%) SQL
3 24 (31.17%) Java
4 12 (15.58%) VB
5 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.49%) C++
7 5 (6.49%) PHP
8 4 (5.19%) C
9 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.60%) Python
10 2 (2.60%) Ruby
11 1 (1.30%) ES6
11 1 (1.30%) Go
11 1 (1.30%) Perl
11 1 (1.30%) Scala
11 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (84.42%) Degree
2 9 (11.69%) ISEB
3 6 (7.79%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.60%) CISA
4 2 (2.60%) CISM
4 2 (2.60%) CISSP
4 2 (2.60%) MBA
4 2 (2.60%) PCI QSA
5 1 (1.30%) HND
5 1 (1.30%) MCSE
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) PA-DSS
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.30%) XenApp
2 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
3 1 (1.30%) Ansible
3 1 (1.30%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.30%) Puppet
3 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle
3 6 (7.79%) HP
3 6 (7.79%) Progress
4 3 (3.90%) Cisco
4 3 (3.90%) VMware
5 2 (2.60%) Adobe
6 1 (1.30%) Apple
6 1 (1.30%) AppSense
6 1 (1.30%) BMC
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix
6 1 (1.30%) Facebook
6 1 (1.30%) Juniper
6 1 (1.30%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
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