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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 24 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 78 106 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.79% 9.57% 12.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.62% 37.19% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 64 86 123
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
183 285 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.96% 25.72% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 157 249 286
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -14.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

Degree Salary Histogram in Kent

Degree
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 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 +9 16 £45,000 +27.65% 4
Maidstone -5 16 £57,500 +9.52%
Chatham - 8 £33,500 - 1
West Malling +9 4 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Rochester +4 4 £40,000 +26.98%
Tonbridge - 4 - -
Dover - 4 £47,500 -
Sevenoaks +3 2 £35,000 -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 79 (41.80%) Computer Science
2 60 (31.75%) Finance
3 54 (28.57%) SQL
4 44 (23.28%) Java
5 43 (22.75%) XML
6 41 (21.69%) C#
7 34 (17.99%) .NET
7 34 (17.99%) Time Management
8 33 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (15.87%) Project Management
9 30 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (15.34%) MVC
10 29 (15.34%) REST
11 26 (13.76%) System Testing
11 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
12 25 (13.23%) Web Services
12 25 (13.23%) Git (software)
13 24 (12.70%) Information Security
14 23 (12.17%) Marketing
15 22 (11.64%) Android
15 22 (11.64%) Mobile Development
15 22 (11.64%) Android Development
15 22 (11.64%) MS Office
16 21 (11.11%) HP
17 20 (10.58%) MS Excel
17 20 (10.58%) Mobile App
17 20 (10.58%) Android SDK
17 20 (10.58%) JSON
18 19 (10.05%) PCI DSS
19 18 (9.52%) Mathematics

Degree
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 5 (2.65%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.65%) WordPress
2 4 (2.12%) CMS
3 3 (1.59%) SAS
3 3 (1.59%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 22 (11.64%) MS Office
2 20 (10.58%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.06%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) Google App Engine
1 4 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.06%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.82%) Internet
2 9 (4.76%) Firewall
3 5 (2.65%) Network Security
4 4 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.12%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (2.12%) LAN
4 4 (2.12%) SNMP
4 4 (2.12%) WAN
5 2 (1.06%) DHCP
5 2 (1.06%) DNS
5 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.53%) BGP-4
6 1 (0.53%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.53%) FTP
6 1 (0.53%) HTTP
6 1 (0.53%) OSPF
6 1 (0.53%) SSH
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless
6 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.65%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.12%) BigQuery
5 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.06%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.53%) MS Access
8 1 (0.53%) MySQL
8 1 (0.53%) Redis
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 25 (13.23%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.29%) Selenium
3 10 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.76%) Ranorex
4 9 (4.76%) Robot Framework
4 9 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 8 (4.23%) LoadRunner
6 7 (3.70%) HP UFT
6 7 (3.70%) JIRA
7 2 (1.06%) Android Studio
7 2 (1.06%) Moq
7 2 (1.06%) NUnit
7 2 (1.06%) Subversion
7 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.53%) Grunt
8 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.53%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.53%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.53%) TestNG
General
1 60 (31.75%) Finance
2 23 (12.17%) Marketing
3 16 (8.47%) Legal
4 6 (3.17%) Back Office
4 6 (3.17%) Games
5 5 (2.65%) Front Office
6 3 (1.59%) Automotive
6 3 (1.59%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (1.59%) Electronics
6 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.06%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (34.39%) Developer
2 31 (16.40%) Graduate
3 26 (13.76%) Graduate Developer
4 23 (12.17%) Analyst
5 22 (11.64%) Android Developer
6 17 (8.99%) IT Manager
7 16 (8.47%) Consultant
7 16 (8.47%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 16 (8.47%) IT Consultant
7 16 (8.47%) IT Security Consultant
7 16 (8.47%) Security Consultant
8 15 (7.94%) .NET Developer
9 14 (7.41%) SQL Developer
10 13 (6.88%) Java Developer
11 11 (5.82%) ASP Developer
11 11 (5.82%) Junior
11 11 (5.82%) VB Developer
12 10 (5.29%) IT Project Manager
12 10 (5.29%) Programmer
12 10 (5.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.75%) XML
2 34 (17.99%) .NET
3 29 (15.34%) REST
4 25 (13.23%) Web Services
5 20 (10.58%) Android SDK
5 20 (10.58%) JSON
6 13 (6.88%) CSS
6 13 (6.88%) HTML
7 10 (5.29%) SOAP
7 10 (5.29%) WCF
8 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 7 (3.70%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.12%) J2EE
10 4 (2.12%) OAuth
10 4 (2.12%) Servlets
11 3 (1.59%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.59%) Ajax
11 3 (1.59%) HTML5
11 3 (1.59%) jQuery
11 3 (1.59%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 79 (41.80%) Computer Science
2 33 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (10.58%) Mobile App
4 18 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 13 (6.88%) User Experience
6 10 (5.29%) Economics
7 9 (4.76%) Health Informatics
7 9 (4.76%) Informatics
8 7 (3.70%) AS400
8 7 (3.70%) iSeries
9 6 (3.17%) Internet of Things
9 6 (3.17%) Statistics
10 4 (2.12%) Blog
10 4 (2.12%) e-Health
10 4 (2.12%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.12%) Social Media
10 4 (2.12%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.12%) Xbox
11 3 (1.59%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.64%) Android
2 13 (6.88%) Windows
3 12 (6.35%) Linux
4 4 (2.12%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.12%) Unix
5 3 (1.59%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.99%) Time Management
2 30 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.87%) Project Management
3 29 (15.34%) MVC
4 26 (13.76%) System Testing
5 24 (12.70%) Information Security
6 22 (11.64%) Android Development
6 22 (11.64%) Mobile Development
7 18 (9.52%) Memory Management
8 17 (8.99%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (8.99%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 17 (8.99%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (8.99%) Secure Coding
8 17 (8.99%) SIEM
8 17 (8.99%) Software Engineering
8 17 (8.99%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 16 (8.47%) Line Management
10 14 (7.41%) Analytics
11 13 (6.88%) People Management
11 13 (6.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (28.57%) SQL
2 44 (23.28%) Java
3 41 (21.69%) C#
4 17 (8.99%) VB
5 14 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.76%) C++
7 6 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.65%) PHP
9 4 (2.12%) C
10 3 (1.59%) Python
11 2 (1.06%) COBOL
11 2 (1.06%) R
11 2 (1.06%) VBA
12 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.53%) ES6
12 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.53%) Perl
12 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.53%) Ruby
12 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (8.99%) CEH
1 17 (8.99%) CREST Certified
1 17 (8.99%) OSCP
1 17 (8.99%) SANS
2 13 (6.88%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.29%) ISEB
3 10 (5.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.65%) CCNA
6 5 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.12%) CISA
7 4 (2.12%) CISM
7 4 (2.12%) CISSP
7 4 (2.12%) HND
7 4 (2.12%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.06%) MBA
9 2 (1.06%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.05%) PCI DSS
2 17 (8.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.76%) QA
4 2 (1.06%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.53%) COBIT
5 1 (0.53%) MISRA
5 1 (0.53%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.12%) vSphere
3 3 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.06%) Docker
4 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (8.47%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.12%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (2.12%) Nagios
2 4 (2.12%) OpenView
2 4 (2.12%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (1.06%) Ansible
3 2 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.11%) HP
3 8 (4.23%) Cisco
4 7 (3.70%) Google
4 7 (3.70%) JD Edwards
4 7 (3.70%) Juniper
5 6 (3.17%) Adobe
5 6 (3.17%) CheckPoint
6 5 (2.65%) F5
6 5 (2.65%) Oracle
6 5 (2.65%) SAP
6 5 (2.65%) Tableau
6 5 (2.65%) VMware
7 4 (2.12%) Blue Coat
7 4 (2.12%) Compuware
7 4 (2.12%) Dynatrace
7 4 (2.12%) Forcepoint
7 4 (2.12%) IBM
7 4 (2.12%) Nimsoft
7 4 (2.12%) Perforce
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