The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Degree 186 164 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 16.79% 15.63% 7.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.57% 49.55% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 160 145 49
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,430 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
391 331 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.29% 31.55% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 341 297 151
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
South East

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Stansted - 18 £45,000 -
Folkestone +4 15 £31,250 -16.66% 3
Maidstone -8 14 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Tunbridge Wells -7 10 £33,750 +27.35% 2
Dartford -18 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Malling +6 7 £51,430 +80.45%
Sittingbourne - 7 £40,000 -
Canterbury - 7 £25,000 -
Dover +2 6 £58,750 +17.50%
Sevenoaks 0 6 £48,750 +31.75%
Chatham - 5 £55,000 - 1
Tonbridge +1 2 £37,500 +25.00%
Gravesend - 2 £35,692 -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 144 (40.00%) SQL
2 128 (35.56%) .NET
3 120 (33.33%) Windows
4 119 (33.06%) C#
5 103 (28.61%) Computer Science
6 102 (28.33%) Microsoft
7 101 (28.06%) SQL Server
8 76 (21.11%) JavaScript
9 69 (19.17%) ASP.NET
10 68 (18.89%) HTML
11 66 (18.33%) Finance
12 65 (18.06%) MVC
12 65 (18.06%) Software Engineering
13 57 (15.83%) CSS
14 56 (15.56%) WCF
15 55 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (12.50%) MS Office
17 43 (11.94%) VB.NET
17 43 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (11.39%) MS Excel
19 40 (11.11%) T-SQL
20 37 (10.28%) jQuery
21 36 (10.00%) XML
22 34 (9.44%) Web Services
23 33 (9.17%) Firewall
24 32 (8.89%) Project Management
25 31 (8.61%) TDD
26 30 (8.33%) Supplier Management
26 30 (8.33%) System Testing
27 29 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 21 (5.83%) IIS
2 18 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (2.22%) Documentum
5 7 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.67%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (1.67%) IBM Connections
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.56%) Apache
7 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.28%) Node.js
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 45 (12.50%) MS Office
2 41 (11.39%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.06%) Acrobat
3 11 (3.06%) RoboHelp
3 11 (3.06%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.06%) CorelDRAW
3 11 (3.06%) PageMaker
4 10 (2.78%) FrameMaker
4 10 (2.78%) InDesign
5 6 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.83%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) Zemax
7 1 (0.28%) Casewise Modeler
7 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.50%) SaaS
3 2 (0.56%) Office 365
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.17%) Firewall
2 16 (4.44%) LAN
2 16 (4.44%) WAN
3 14 (3.89%) IP Telephony
4 10 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (2.50%) Wireless
6 7 (1.94%) Internet
7 6 (1.67%) CTI
7 6 (1.67%) HTTP
8 5 (1.39%) DHCP
8 5 (1.39%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.39%) VPN
8 5 (1.39%) SAN
9 4 (1.11%) Intranet
9 4 (1.11%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.83%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.83%) DNS
11 2 (0.56%) DMZ
11 2 (0.56%) ADSL
11 2 (0.56%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (28.06%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.33%) SQLite
8 11 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.22%) Redis
12 6 (1.67%) OLAP
12 6 (1.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 5 (1.39%) MySQL
14 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (1.11%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.83%) SSDT
15 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.56%) SQL CLR
17 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (6.11%) Xcode
1 22 (6.11%) SoapUI
2 21 (5.83%) Ranorex
3 8 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.22%) Jasmine
4 6 (1.67%) ReSharper
4 6 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.67%) Fiddler
4 6 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.39%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (1.39%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.11%) Subversion
7 3 (0.83%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (0.83%) NuGet
7 3 (0.83%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.56%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.56%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.56%) JIRA
8 2 (0.56%) Grunt
General
1 66 (18.33%) Finance
2 19 (5.28%) Electronics
3 15 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.06%) Marketing
4 11 (3.06%) Finnish Language
4 11 (3.06%) French Language
4 11 (3.06%) German Language
4 11 (3.06%) Italian Language
4 11 (3.06%) Swedish Language
4 11 (3.06%) Advertising
5 9 (2.50%) Retail
6 7 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.83%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 111 (30.83%) Developer
2 58 (16.11%) Analyst
3 53 (14.72%) .NET Developer
4 31 (8.61%) Software Engineer
5 27 (7.50%) Junior
6 24 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 22 (6.11%) Business Analyst
7 22 (6.11%) Test Engineer
8 20 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 18 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
10 17 (4.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (4.72%) Junior Developer
11 16 (4.44%) SQL DBA
11 16 (4.44%) Consultant
11 16 (4.44%) DBA
12 15 (4.17%) Architect
13 14 (3.89%) Programmer
14 13 (3.61%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (35.56%) .NET
2 69 (19.17%) ASP.NET
3 68 (18.89%) HTML
4 57 (15.83%) CSS
5 56 (15.56%) WCF
6 37 (10.28%) jQuery
7 36 (10.00%) XML
8 34 (9.44%) Web Services
9 24 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
9 24 (6.67%) Cocoa
9 24 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 22 (6.11%) AngularJS
10 22 (6.11%) SOAP
10 22 (6.11%) MSMQ
10 22 (6.11%) KnockoutJS
11 20 (5.56%) WPF
12 19 (5.28%) HTML5
13 16 (4.44%) Ajax
14 15 (4.17%) Silverlight
15 14 (3.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 103 (28.61%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 23 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (6.11%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 14 (3.89%) Graphic Design
7 12 (3.33%) SystemC
8 11 (3.06%) Physics
9 10 (2.78%) NHS
10 8 (2.22%) Chemistry
11 6 (1.67%) Open Source
12 5 (1.39%) Data Integration
13 4 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.83%) Photography
14 3 (0.83%) Social Network
14 3 (0.83%) PMI
14 3 (0.83%) Firmware
14 3 (0.83%) DTV
14 3 (0.83%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 120 (33.33%) Windows
2 24 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 20 (5.56%) Linux
3 20 (5.56%) Android
4 18 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 14 (3.89%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.78%) Windows Phone
7 8 (2.22%) AIX
7 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.67%) UNIX
9 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.56%) VMS
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.06%) MVC
1 65 (18.06%) Software Engineering
2 55 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (8.89%) Project Management
5 31 (8.61%) TDD
6 30 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 30 (8.33%) System Testing
7 28 (7.78%) Workflow
7 28 (7.78%) E-Commerce
7 28 (7.78%) OO
8 27 (7.50%) OOP
8 27 (7.50%) Scrum
9 26 (7.22%) ITIL
10 25 (6.94%) SOA
11 24 (6.67%) iOS Development
12 23 (6.39%) Manual Testing
13 22 (6.11%) Web Development
14 21 (5.83%) Unit Testing
15 20 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 144 (40.00%) SQL
2 119 (33.06%) C#
3 76 (21.11%) JavaScript
4 43 (11.94%) VB.NET
5 40 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 22 (6.11%) C++
6 22 (6.11%) Objective-C
7 21 (5.83%) C
8 18 (5.00%) VB
9 13 (3.61%) XAML
9 13 (3.61%) Java
10 11 (3.06%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.22%) PHP
11 8 (2.22%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.67%) LotusScript
12 6 (1.67%) Formula Language
12 6 (1.67%) Embedded C++
12 6 (1.67%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.39%) VB6
13 5 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (7.50%) ISEB
2 16 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.33%) CISSP
4 7 (1.94%) SSCP
4 7 (1.94%) CISA
5 6 (1.67%) HND
6 5 (1.39%) CCNA
6 5 (1.39%) HNC
7 4 (1.11%) CISM
7 4 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (1.11%) MCSE
7 4 (1.11%) MCP
7 4 (1.11%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.11%) CEH
7 4 (1.11%) MCITP
8 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.83%) IBM Certification
9 2 (0.56%) PMP
9 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (4.72%) PCI DSS
3 15 (4.17%) QA
4 5 (1.39%) SLA
5 3 (0.83%) COBIT
5 3 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.83%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (6.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.83%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 102 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (6.39%) HP
3 21 (5.83%) Oracle
4 20 (5.56%) Xamarin
5 18 (5.00%) Cisco
6 12 (3.33%) SAP
6 12 (3.33%) IBM
6 12 (3.33%) Adobe
7 11 (3.06%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.50%) hybris
8 9 (2.50%) Cognos
9 8 (2.22%) Thunderhead
10 6 (1.67%) Lotus
11 5 (1.39%) Citrix
11 5 (1.39%) Remedy
12 4 (1.11%) Websense
12 4 (1.11%) Apple
12 4 (1.11%) LogRhythm
13 3 (0.83%) Proofpoint
13 3 (0.83%) Google
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 5 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Xchanging
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive Depending On Experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago