The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 138 147 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.99% 13.16% 8.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.67% 39.62% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 115 111 54
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £30,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
262 371 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.67% 33.21% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 235 313 133
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,975 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Degree
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Degree Salary Trend in Kent

Degree
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Kent

Degree
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +11 52 £42,500 - 7
Maidstone +17 18 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Sittingbourne - 11 £47,500 - 1
Dartford -4 6 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Sevenoaks -1 5 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Chatham +9 4 £40,000 -44.82%
Rochester +11 3 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Tonbridge 0 2 £28,000 -22.22% 1
Folkestone -9 2 £42,446 +6.11%
Canterbury -10 2 £37,500 -
Deal - 1 £32,500 -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 103 (38.87%) SQL
2 92 (34.72%) Computer Science
3 78 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (27.55%) C#
5 71 (26.79%) .NET
6 68 (25.66%) Windows
7 56 (21.13%) Web Services
7 56 (21.13%) XML
8 55 (20.75%) HTML
8 55 (20.75%) Java
8 55 (20.75%) JavaScript
9 53 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 49 (18.49%) SQL Server
10 49 (18.49%) Software Engineering
11 47 (17.74%) Linux
12 45 (16.98%) Microsoft
13 44 (16.60%) Eclipse
14 41 (15.47%) MVC
15 40 (15.09%) Finance
15 40 (15.09%) MS Excel
16 38 (14.34%) T-SQL
17 36 (13.58%) CSS
18 34 (12.83%) REST
19 31 (11.70%) C++
20 30 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
20 30 (11.32%) Git (software)
21 29 (10.94%) SOAP
22 28 (10.57%) OO
22 28 (10.57%) Marketing
22 28 (10.57%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (8.30%) Apache
2 15 (5.66%) JBoss
3 11 (4.15%) WordPress
4 10 (3.77%) CMS
5 7 (2.64%) SAS
6 6 (2.26%) IIS
6 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.89%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.51%) ColdFusion
8 4 (1.51%) Railo
8 4 (1.51%) Confluence
9 3 (1.13%) IBM Connections
9 3 (1.13%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.75%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 40 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.15%) MS Office
3 8 (3.02%) AutoCAD
3 8 (3.02%) Acrobat
4 6 (2.26%) Mathematica
5 5 (1.89%) SPSS
5 5 (1.89%) Simulink
6 4 (1.51%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (1.13%) MS Project
8 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.38%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.30%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.15%) Firewall
3 5 (1.89%) LAN
3 5 (1.89%) SMS
3 5 (1.89%) WAN
3 5 (1.89%) SSL
3 5 (1.89%) HTTP
3 5 (1.89%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.13%) SAN
4 3 (1.13%) Internet
5 2 (0.75%) Intranet
5 2 (0.75%) CTI
5 2 (0.75%) PBX
5 2 (0.75%) VPN
5 2 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.81%) MySQL
3 21 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.02%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.64%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.26%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.89%) Redis
10 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.89%) DTS
11 4 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.38%) Base SAS
13 1 (0.38%) SQLite
13 1 (0.38%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 44 (16.60%) Eclipse
2 30 (11.32%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.30%) SoapUI
4 16 (6.04%) JUnit
5 15 (5.66%) TestNG
5 15 (5.66%) Ant
6 9 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.40%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.64%) Ranorex
8 6 (2.26%) Subversion
8 6 (2.26%) NCrunch
9 5 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.89%) Maven
10 4 (1.51%) JIRA
10 4 (1.51%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.13%) Xcode
12 2 (0.75%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.38%) Mockito
13 1 (0.38%) Robolectric
13 1 (0.38%) Robotium
General
1 40 (15.09%) Finance
2 28 (10.57%) Marketing
3 23 (8.68%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.04%) Electronics
5 9 (3.40%) Banking
6 7 (2.64%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.26%) Publishing
8 5 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.51%) Retail
9 4 (1.51%) Advertising
9 4 (1.51%) Military
10 1 (0.38%) Law
10 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 131 (49.43%) Developer
2 23 (8.68%) C# Developer
3 22 (8.30%) Analyst
3 22 (8.30%) Android Developer
4 21 (7.92%) .NET Developer
5 20 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 19 (7.17%) Applications Developer
7 18 (6.79%) Software Developer
8 16 (6.04%) Junior
8 16 (6.04%) Java Developer
8 16 (6.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (5.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 14 (5.28%) SQL Developer
10 14 (5.28%) Junior Developer
11 13 (4.91%) Designer
11 13 (4.91%) C# Application Developer
11 13 (4.91%) .NET Applications Developer
12 12 (4.53%) Project Manager
12 12 (4.53%) Business Analyst
12 12 (4.53%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (26.79%) .NET
2 56 (21.13%) Web Services
2 56 (21.13%) XML
3 55 (20.75%) HTML
4 53 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 36 (13.58%) CSS
6 34 (12.83%) REST
7 29 (10.94%) SOAP
8 25 (9.43%) jQuery
9 24 (9.06%) JSON
10 23 (8.68%) OpenGL
11 20 (7.55%) Android SDK
12 19 (7.17%) WCF
13 18 (6.79%) RESTful
14 17 (6.42%) .NET Framework
15 16 (6.04%) J2EE
15 16 (6.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (5.66%) RichFaces
16 15 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (5.66%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 92 (34.72%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.68%) Mobile App
5 20 (7.55%) Mathematics
6 17 (6.42%) Management Information System
7 14 (5.28%) Data Integration
8 12 (4.53%) Visualisation
9 11 (4.15%) Social Media
9 11 (4.15%) Inversion of Control
9 11 (4.15%) User Experience
9 11 (4.15%) Physics
10 7 (2.64%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (2.64%) Economics
11 6 (2.26%) Blog
12 5 (1.89%) Open Source
12 5 (1.89%) Statistics
12 5 (1.89%) Replication
12 5 (1.89%) Device Driver
13 4 (1.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 68 (25.66%) Windows
2 47 (17.74%) Linux
3 22 (8.30%) Android
4 8 (3.02%) Windows XP
5 7 (2.64%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.26%) AIX
7 5 (1.89%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.13%) VMS
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) UNIX
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.49%) Software Engineering
3 41 (15.47%) MVC
4 28 (10.57%) OO
5 26 (9.81%) Software Architecture
5 26 (9.81%) Unit Testing
5 26 (9.81%) OOD
6 25 (9.43%) Project Management
7 23 (8.68%) Memory Management
8 22 (8.30%) Android Development
9 19 (7.17%) Data Analysis
9 19 (7.17%) UML
10 18 (6.79%) Web Development
10 18 (6.79%) Time Management
11 16 (6.04%) Content Management
12 15 (5.66%) Integration Testing
12 15 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (5.66%) Multivariate Testing
12 15 (5.66%) ITIL
13 14 (5.28%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 103 (38.87%) SQL
2 73 (27.55%) C#
3 55 (20.75%) Java
3 55 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 38 (14.34%) T-SQL
5 31 (11.70%) C++
6 15 (5.66%) C
7 14 (5.28%) MATLAB
8 8 (3.02%) Embedded C
9 7 (2.64%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.26%) PHP
10 6 (2.26%) R
11 5 (1.89%) Perl
12 4 (1.51%) VB6
12 4 (1.51%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.51%) VB
13 3 (1.13%) Fortran
13 3 (1.13%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.13%) LotusScript
13 3 (1.13%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 10 (3.77%) HND
1 10 (3.77%) ISEB
1 10 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.40%) HNC
3 8 (3.02%) MCSE
4 4 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.13%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.75%) CISSP
6 2 (0.75%) MCITP
6 2 (0.75%) IIBA
7 1 (0.38%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) MCSA
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.38%) CCNA
7 1 (0.38%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) QA
2 7 (2.64%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.13%) COBIT
5 2 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.75%) Firmware
2 2 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.64%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.89%) Capistrano
2 5 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.66%) Adobe
3 13 (4.91%) Cisco
4 10 (3.77%) Oracle
5 8 (3.02%) HP
5 8 (3.02%) CheckPoint
5 8 (3.02%) Quark
6 7 (2.64%) Apple
7 6 (2.26%) VMware
8 5 (1.89%) Percona
9 3 (1.13%) Google
9 3 (1.13%) Cognos
9 3 (1.13%) Citrix
9 3 (1.13%) Lotus
9 3 (1.13%) IBM
10 2 (0.75%) Juniper
10 2 (0.75%) SAP
10 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.75%) Veeam
10 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
Sittingbourne, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum incl. benefits and pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dartford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum Plus generous package
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus, 28dh, pension, life assu
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Churchill Frank
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: to £28,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 - £50 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £36750 - £46750 per annum + 26 days, Annual Bonus, Pension, Healtcare.
Posted: 8 days ago