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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 15 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 150 132 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.62% 12.77% 13.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.74% 51.76% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 127 112 113
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
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
351 255 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.88% 24.66% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 292 229 329
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 33 £29,000 -27.50% 3
Maidstone +7 27 £50,000 +11.11%
Canterbury +11 8 £26,946 -28.14%
Dartford +10 6 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Rochester -2 6 £29,042 -3.19% 2
Stansted - 5 £22,500 -
Folkestone +1 2 £43,750 +3.07%
Chatham -13 2 £40,000 - 1
Sittingbourne -4 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Sevenoaks -6 1 - - 1
Broadstairs - 1 £47,500 -
Sandwich - 1 £46,000 -
West Malling - 1 - -
Westerham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Whitstable - 1 - - 2
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 97 (37.74%) JavaScript
2 94 (36.58%) .NET
3 91 (35.41%) SQL
4 87 (33.85%) HTML
5 82 (31.91%) Computer Science
6 77 (29.96%) C#
7 64 (24.90%) jQuery
8 63 (24.51%) CSS
9 62 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (19.46%) SQL Server
11 46 (17.90%) Windows
12 45 (17.51%) Web Services
13 42 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (15.56%) CMS
14 40 (15.56%) Microsoft
15 39 (15.18%) XML
15 39 (15.18%) Java
15 39 (15.18%) Linux
15 39 (15.18%) HTML5
16 36 (14.01%) OO
17 33 (12.84%) Git (software)
18 32 (12.45%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (12.45%) PHP
18 32 (12.45%) T-SQL
19 31 (12.06%) ASP.NET
19 31 (12.06%) Finance
19 31 (12.06%) Software Engineering
20 30 (11.67%) MVC
21 29 (11.28%) MySQL
21 29 (11.28%) Apache

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 40 (15.56%) CMS
2 29 (11.28%) Apache
3 23 (8.95%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.50%) WordPress
5 8 (3.11%) JBoss
6 6 (2.33%) nginx
7 5 (1.95%) ColdFusion
7 5 (1.95%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.56%) IIS
9 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.17%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.11%) MS Office
3 4 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.17%) OrCAD
4 3 (1.17%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.73%) SaaS
2 14 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.95%) GitHub
4 3 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.78%) AdWords
5 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.11%) VPN
3 7 (2.72%) Firewall
4 5 (1.95%) Broadband
4 5 (1.95%) Network Security
5 4 (1.56%) LAN
5 4 (1.56%) WAN
6 3 (1.17%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.17%) iSCSI
6 3 (1.17%) RS-232
6 3 (1.17%) RS-485
6 3 (1.17%) SAN
6 3 (1.17%) Wireless
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (0.78%) CTI
7 2 (0.78%) GSM
7 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.78%) WLAN
8 1 (0.39%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.28%) MySQL
3 18 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.28%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.17%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.17%) GIS
8 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.17%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (1.17%) Power BI
8 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.78%) Big Data
9 2 (0.78%) OLTP
10 1 (0.39%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 33 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 32 (12.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (7.00%) Subversion
4 15 (5.84%) Eclipse
5 12 (4.67%) Jasmine
6 7 (2.72%) Ant
6 7 (2.72%) JUnit
6 7 (2.72%) NUnit
6 7 (2.72%) SoapUI
6 7 (2.72%) TestNG
7 6 (2.33%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (2.33%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.56%) Moq
9 4 (1.56%) MSTest
9 4 (1.56%) Protractor
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.78%) Selenium
11 2 (0.78%) TestComplete
General
1 31 (12.06%) Finance
2 23 (8.95%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.50%) Marketing
4 7 (2.72%) Electronics
4 7 (2.72%) Legal
5 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.56%) Advertising
7 4 (1.56%) Banking
8 3 (1.17%) Back Office
8 3 (1.17%) Front Office
8 3 (1.17%) Law
8 3 (1.17%) Local Government
9 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.78%) Games
9 2 (0.78%) Military
10 1 (0.39%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Retail
10 1 (0.39%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 143 (55.64%) Developer
2 44 (17.12%) .NET Developer
3 36 (14.01%) SQL Developer
4 35 (13.62%) Web Developer
5 30 (11.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 29 (11.28%) C# Developer
7 26 (10.12%) HTML CSS Developer
7 26 (10.12%) HTML Developer
8 23 (8.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 22 (8.56%) Senior Developer
10 20 (7.78%) Junior
11 19 (7.39%) PHP Developer
11 19 (7.39%) PHP Web Developer
12 18 (7.00%) Analyst
12 18 (7.00%) Programmer
13 17 (6.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 17 (6.61%) Graduate
14 15 (5.84%) Oracle Developer
15 13 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (5.06%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (36.58%) .NET
2 87 (33.85%) HTML
3 64 (24.90%) jQuery
4 63 (24.51%) CSS
5 45 (17.51%) Web Services
6 39 (15.18%) HTML5
6 39 (15.18%) XML
7 31 (12.06%) ASP.NET
8 25 (9.73%) CSS3
9 17 (6.61%) LAMP
9 17 (6.61%) WCF
10 15 (5.84%) LAPP Stack
10 15 (5.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (5.06%) AngularJS
12 12 (4.67%) RESTful
12 12 (4.67%) Sass
12 12 (4.67%) WPF
13 11 (4.28%) Ajax
13 11 (4.28%) JSON
14 10 (3.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 82 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 42 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.56%) Data Integration
4 17 (6.61%) Data Structures
4 17 (6.61%) Mathematics
5 13 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.67%) Algorithms
7 11 (4.28%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.33%) Blog
8 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.95%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.95%) Replication
10 4 (1.56%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.56%) iPhone
10 4 (1.56%) Social Media
11 3 (1.17%) Clustering
11 3 (1.17%) CPLD
11 3 (1.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.90%) Windows
2 39 (15.18%) Linux
3 15 (5.84%) Android
4 12 (4.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.11%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.95%) OpenVMS
7 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.56%) Unix
9 3 (1.17%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.17%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (14.01%) OO
3 31 (12.06%) Software Engineering
4 30 (11.67%) MVC
5 29 (11.28%) Front End Development
6 22 (8.56%) OOD
7 21 (8.17%) Time Management
8 20 (7.78%) Project Management
9 19 (7.39%) Data Analysis
10 16 (6.23%) Unit Testing
11 15 (5.84%) Scrum
11 15 (5.84%) Web Development
12 13 (5.06%) ETL
12 13 (5.06%) TDD
13 12 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (4.28%) Mentoring
15 10 (3.89%) Business Analysis
15 10 (3.89%) Mobile Development
15 10 (3.89%) UML
16 9 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (37.74%) JavaScript
2 91 (35.41%) SQL
3 77 (29.96%) C#
4 39 (15.18%) Java
5 32 (12.45%) PHP
5 32 (12.45%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.84%) PL/SQL
7 13 (5.06%) C++
8 10 (3.89%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.72%) C
10 6 (2.33%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.33%) VB
11 5 (1.95%) CFML
11 5 (1.95%) Ruby
11 5 (1.95%) Scala
12 4 (1.56%) Python
12 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (1.95%) MCSE
2 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.56%) CCNA
3 4 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.56%) MCSA
4 3 (1.17%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.17%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.17%) MCITP
4 3 (1.17%) OCA
4 3 (1.17%) OCP
4 3 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.78%) CCENT
5 2 (0.78%) MCP
5 2 (0.78%) MCTS
5 2 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.39%) ISO 9001
2 15 (5.84%) QA
3 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (1.56%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.56%) Firmware
1 4 (1.56%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 40 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.51%) Oracle
3 8 (3.11%) Citrix
4 5 (1.95%) BT
4 5 (1.95%) Cisco
4 5 (1.95%) hybris
4 5 (1.95%) webMethods
5 4 (1.56%) EMC
6 3 (1.17%) Atmel
6 3 (1.17%) ESRI
7 2 (0.78%) Blue Coat
7 2 (0.78%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.78%) F5
7 2 (0.78%) Facebook
7 2 (0.78%) Google
7 2 (0.78%) Juniper
7 2 (0.78%) Red Gate
7 2 (0.78%) Sage
7 2 (0.78%) Twitter
7 2 (0.78%) Websense
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Whitstable, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Advanced Business Software & Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
BT
Posted: 23 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Dartford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Dartford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Kent
KC
Posted: 26 days ago