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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South East / Kent
Rank 18 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 91 126 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.96% 12.24% 12.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.73% 40.26% 51.48%
Number of salaries quoted 62 109 115
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
183 313 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.05% 30.42% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 138 271 243
Median salary £43,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Maidstone -12 20 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Tunbridge Wells +9 13 £45,000 +60.71%
Chatham +1 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Folkestone +7 8 £30,001 -36.84% 2
Dover - 8 £47,500 -
Rochester +3 5 £40,000 +26.98%
Tonbridge - 4 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 £35,000 - 1
West Malling -8 1 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Dartford -13 1 - - 1
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 74 (39.57%) Computer Science
2 60 (32.09%) SQL
3 53 (28.34%) Finance
4 49 (26.20%) Java
5 45 (24.06%) XML
6 42 (22.46%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (18.72%) Web Services
8 34 (18.18%) C#
8 34 (18.18%) Git (software)
9 32 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (16.58%) Microsoft
10 31 (16.58%) Project Management
10 31 (16.58%) REST
11 30 (16.04%) MVC
12 29 (15.51%) .NET
13 27 (14.44%) Time Management
14 26 (13.90%) Android
14 26 (13.90%) Mobile Development
14 26 (13.90%) Android Development
15 25 (13.37%) MS Office
16 24 (12.83%) Mobile App
16 24 (12.83%) Android SDK
16 24 (12.83%) System Testing
16 24 (12.83%) JSON
17 23 (12.30%) HP
17 23 (12.30%) Marketing
18 22 (11.76%) Eclipse
18 22 (11.76%) Mathematics
18 22 (11.76%) Memory Management
19 21 (11.23%) Line Management

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 9 (4.81%) WordPress
2 3 (1.60%) SAS
2 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.07%) CMS
3 2 (1.07%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.07%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 25 (13.37%) MS Office
2 20 (10.70%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.07%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.07%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.81%) Google App Engine
1 9 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.07%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.07%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.74%) Internet
1 7 (3.74%) LAN
1 7 (3.74%) WAN
2 5 (2.67%) DHCP
2 5 (2.67%) Firewall
3 4 (2.14%) SNMP
4 3 (1.60%) CTI
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (1.07%) Network Security
5 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.53%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.53%) Intranet
6 1 (0.53%) VPN
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.35%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.81%) BigQuery
5 4 (2.14%) Big Data
5 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.07%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.07%) SQL CLR
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.53%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.53%) MS Access
7 1 (0.53%) MySQL
7 1 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 22 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 12 (6.42%) Selenium
4 11 (5.88%) JIRA
4 11 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (5.35%) HP UFT
5 10 (5.35%) LoadRunner
6 8 (4.28%) Ranorex
6 8 (4.28%) Robot Framework
6 8 (4.28%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.14%) Moq
7 4 (2.14%) NUnit
8 2 (1.07%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.07%) Subversion
9 1 (0.53%) Bower
9 1 (0.53%) git-flow
9 1 (0.53%) Grunt
9 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.53%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 53 (28.34%) Finance
2 23 (12.30%) Marketing
3 18 (9.63%) Legal
4 11 (5.88%) Games
5 5 (2.67%) Electronics
6 3 (1.60%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.07%) Advertising
7 2 (1.07%) Automotive
7 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (34.76%) Developer
2 33 (17.65%) Graduate
3 29 (15.51%) Graduate Developer
4 27 (14.44%) Analyst
5 26 (13.90%) Android Developer
6 13 (6.95%) SQL Developer
7 12 (6.42%) Consultant
7 12 (6.42%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 12 (6.42%) IT Consultant
7 12 (6.42%) IT Manager
7 12 (6.42%) IT Security Consultant
7 12 (6.42%) Project Manager
7 12 (6.42%) Security Consultant
8 11 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 10 (5.35%) IT Project Manager
9 10 (5.35%) Test Manager
10 9 (4.81%) Data Analyst
10 9 (4.81%) Junior
10 9 (4.81%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (24.06%) XML
2 35 (18.72%) Web Services
3 31 (16.58%) REST
4 29 (15.51%) .NET
5 24 (12.83%) Android SDK
5 24 (12.83%) JSON
6 13 (6.95%) CSS
7 12 (6.42%) HTML
7 12 (6.42%) WCF
8 11 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 9 (4.81%) J2EE
9 9 (4.81%) OAuth
9 9 (4.81%) Servlets
9 9 (4.81%) SOAP
10 5 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.14%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.14%) Entity Framework
11 4 (2.14%) jQuery
11 4 (2.14%) LINQ
11 4 (2.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 74 (39.57%) Computer Science
2 42 (22.46%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (12.83%) Mobile App
4 22 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 14 (7.49%) User Experience
6 11 (5.88%) Visualisation
7 10 (5.35%) Economics
7 10 (5.35%) Statistics
8 9 (4.81%) Xbox
9 8 (4.28%) Health Informatics
9 8 (4.28%) Informatics
10 6 (3.21%) Internet of Things
10 6 (3.21%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.14%) Blog
11 4 (2.14%) e-Health
11 4 (2.14%) Social Media
12 3 (1.60%) AS400
12 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.60%) iSeries
13 2 (1.07%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.90%) Android
2 19 (10.16%) Linux
3 14 (7.49%) Windows
4 4 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.14%) Unix
5 3 (1.60%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.07%) CentOS
6 2 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.58%) Project Management
3 30 (16.04%) MVC
4 27 (14.44%) Time Management
5 26 (13.90%) Android Development
5 26 (13.90%) Mobile Development
6 24 (12.83%) System Testing
7 22 (11.76%) Memory Management
8 21 (11.23%) Line Management
9 19 (10.16%) Analytics
10 16 (8.56%) Information Security
11 15 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (7.49%) Software Engineering
12 14 (7.49%) Web Development
13 13 (6.95%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (6.95%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 13 (6.95%) Mentoring
13 13 (6.95%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (6.95%) SIEM
13 13 (6.95%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 60 (32.09%) SQL
2 49 (26.20%) Java
3 34 (18.18%) C#
4 17 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.49%) VB
6 13 (6.95%) C++
7 11 (5.88%) PHP
8 7 (3.74%) Python
9 6 (3.21%) C
9 6 (3.21%) R
10 5 (2.67%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.07%) COBOL
12 2 (1.07%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.07%) VBA
13 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.53%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (6.95%) CEH
1 13 (6.95%) CREST Certified
1 13 (6.95%) OSCP
1 13 (6.95%) SANS
2 11 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.28%) ISEB
3 8 (4.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (3.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.14%) PhD
7 3 (1.60%) CCNA
7 3 (1.60%) CISA
7 3 (1.60%) CISM
7 3 (1.60%) CISSP
7 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.07%) MBA
8 2 (1.07%) PCI QSA
8 2 (1.07%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.02%) PCI DSS
2 13 (6.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.35%) QA
4 2 (1.07%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.14%) vSphere
4 2 (1.07%) Docker
4 2 (1.07%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.53%) Firmware
5 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (9.63%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.67%) SCCM
3 4 (2.14%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (2.14%) Nagios
3 4 (2.14%) OpenView
3 4 (2.14%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (1.07%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.30%) HP
3 12 (6.42%) Google
4 10 (5.35%) Tableau
5 9 (4.81%) Perforce
6 8 (4.28%) VMware
7 6 (3.21%) Adobe
8 5 (2.67%) Apple
8 5 (2.67%) Cisco
8 5 (2.67%) Oracle
9 4 (2.14%) BMC
9 4 (2.14%) CA
9 4 (2.14%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.14%) Compuware
9 4 (2.14%) Dynatrace
9 4 (2.14%) IBM
9 4 (2.14%) Juniper
9 4 (2.14%) Nimsoft
10 3 (1.60%) F5
10 3 (1.60%) Thunderhead
Westerham, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Folkestone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £30001 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Folkestone
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £28001 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Sevenoaks
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago