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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 56 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.89% 4.37% 5.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.61% 9.91% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 50
Median salary £41,250 £29,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.83% -19.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
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
406 434 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.48% 44.06% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 332 378 345
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 May 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 May 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 -7 7 £43,750 +34.61% 3
Stansted - 5 £45,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Computer Science
South East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (79.27%) Degree
2 35 (42.68%) SQL
3 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (31.71%) HTML
5 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
5 24 (29.27%) SDLC
6 23 (28.05%) C#
6 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
7 22 (26.83%) .NET
7 22 (26.83%) Oracle
7 22 (26.83%) CSS
8 21 (25.61%) PL/SQL
8 21 (25.61%) ETL
9 18 (21.95%) Scrum
9 18 (21.95%) Software Engineering
9 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
9 18 (21.95%) HTML5
10 17 (20.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (20.73%) TDD
10 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
11 16 (19.51%) Web Services
12 15 (18.29%) jQuery
13 14 (17.07%) XML
14 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET
14 13 (15.85%) Java
15 12 (14.63%) IIS
15 12 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (14.63%) Ember.js
16 11 (13.41%) Web Development
16 11 (13.41%) MVC

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 12 (14.63%) IIS
2 6 (7.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) nginx
3 1 (1.22%) Node.js
3 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Internet
1 1 (1.22%) LAN
1 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.54%) MySQL
4 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.76%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.10%) Selenium
4 5 (6.10%) Subversion
4 5 (6.10%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.88%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
6 1 (1.22%) MSI
6 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.22%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.44%) Electronics
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.22%) Games
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Military
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (80.49%) Developer
2 27 (32.93%) SQL Developer
3 21 (25.61%) Oracle Developer
3 21 (25.61%) PL/SQL Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Graduate
4 17 (20.73%) Graduate Developer
5 14 (17.07%) Software Developer
6 11 (13.41%) .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Software Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Graduate Software Developer
8 9 (10.98%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (10.98%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) Junior
8 9 (10.98%) Junior Developer
9 8 (9.76%) Android Developer
9 8 (9.76%) C# Developer
9 8 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Junior Android Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) HTML
2 22 (26.83%) .NET
2 22 (26.83%) CSS
3 18 (21.95%) HTML5
4 16 (19.51%) Web Services
5 15 (18.29%) jQuery
6 14 (17.07%) XML
7 13 (15.85%) ASP.NET
8 12 (14.63%) Ember.js
9 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (9.76%) Android SDK
10 8 (9.76%) JSON
10 8 (9.76%) OpenGL
10 8 (9.76%) REST
11 6 (7.32%) AngularJS
11 6 (7.32%) CSS3
12 5 (6.10%) Gherkin
12 5 (6.10%) LAMP
12 5 (6.10%) LAPP Stack
13 4 (4.88%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Mobile App
1 9 (10.98%) User Experience
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.10%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.10%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.66%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.22%) Economics
5 1 (1.22%) Life Science
5 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Android
1 9 (10.98%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.22%) CentOS
3 1 (1.22%) FreeBSD
3 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.22%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) SDLC
3 21 (25.61%) ETL
4 18 (21.95%) Scrum
4 18 (21.95%) Software Engineering
5 17 (20.73%) TDD
6 11 (13.41%) MVC
6 11 (13.41%) Web Development
7 9 (10.98%) Android Development
7 9 (10.98%) Mobile Development
8 8 (9.76%) Memory Management
8 8 (9.76%) Time Management
9 7 (8.54%) Regression Testing
10 5 (6.10%) BDD
10 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.88%) Automation Testing
11 4 (4.88%) Coaching
11 4 (4.88%) Test Strategy
12 3 (3.66%) Microservices
12 3 (3.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.68%) SQL
2 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.05%) C#
4 21 (25.61%) PL/SQL
5 13 (15.85%) Java
6 7 (8.54%) PHP
7 6 (7.32%) VB
8 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.88%) C++
10 2 (2.44%) Python
10 2 (2.44%) Ruby
11 1 (1.22%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.22%) Go
11 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.22%) Perl
11 1 (1.22%) Scala
11 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (79.27%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) ISEB
3 3 (3.66%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.22%) MCSE
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.22%) XenApp
2 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Oracle
2 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.20%) Progress
4 3 (3.66%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) AppSense
5 1 (1.22%) BMC
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
Longfield, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago