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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 109 179 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.37% 14.77% 10.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.19% 41.34% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 134 125
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £24,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
236 433 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.61% 35.73% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 200 355 296
Average salary £41,875 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +17 34 £29,750 -25.62% 3
Maidstone +7 6 £30,750 +28.12% 2
Dartford +6 6 £40,000 +77.77% 3
Canterbury -7 6 £31,500 +26.00%
Sevenoaks -8 3 £21,500 -54.73%
Sittingbourne +4 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Dover -2 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Rochester - 2 £31,000 -
Tonbridge -3 1 £50,000 +32.45% 1
Chatham -3 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Whitstable - 1 £27,500 -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 94 (37.75%) Computer Science
2 90 (36.14%) SQL
3 83 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (29.32%) .NET
5 64 (25.70%) C#
6 57 (22.89%) HTML
6 57 (22.89%) XML
7 56 (22.49%) Web Services
7 56 (22.49%) ASP.NET
8 54 (21.69%) Finance
9 52 (20.88%) Java
9 52 (20.88%) JavaScript
9 52 (20.88%) Microsoft
10 49 (19.68%) Windows
11 44 (17.67%) SQL Server
12 43 (17.27%) Eclipse
13 39 (15.66%) CSS
14 38 (15.26%) T-SQL
14 38 (15.26%) MVC
15 35 (14.06%) Mobile App
16 34 (13.65%) Software Engineering
17 33 (13.25%) Mobile Development
18 32 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
18 32 (12.85%) REST
18 32 (12.85%) Linux
19 31 (12.45%) OpenGL
19 31 (12.45%) Memory Management
19 31 (12.45%) Android Development
19 31 (12.45%) JSON
19 31 (12.45%) Android

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 18 (7.23%) Apache
2 13 (5.22%) JBoss
3 11 (4.42%) WordPress
4 9 (3.61%) CMS
5 7 (2.81%) SAS
6 6 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.01%) IIS
8 4 (1.61%) Railo
8 4 (1.61%) Confluence
8 4 (1.61%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.20%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (1.20%) Lync
10 2 (0.80%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.21%) Acrobat
3 7 (2.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (2.41%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.41%) MS Office
4 6 (2.41%) AutoCAD
4 6 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.20%) Simulink
5 3 (1.20%) SPSS
6 2 (0.80%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.80%) MS Project
6 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.80%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.61%) SaaS
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.80%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.81%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.41%) Firewall
3 4 (1.61%) PBX
3 4 (1.61%) Internet
4 3 (1.20%) SAN
4 3 (1.20%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.80%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (0.80%) Network Security
5 2 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.40%) WebEx
6 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.40%) WAN
6 1 (0.40%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.67%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (8.43%) MySQL
4 18 (7.23%) Relational Database
5 13 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.21%) Redis
8 6 (2.41%) Big Data
9 5 (2.01%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.20%) SQL CLR
12 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (0.80%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.40%) Text Mining
13 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (17.27%) Eclipse
2 29 (11.65%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.22%) Ant
3 13 (5.22%) JUnit
3 13 (5.22%) TestNG
3 13 (5.22%) SoapUI
4 12 (4.82%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.01%) NCrunch
6 4 (1.61%) JIRA
6 4 (1.61%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.61%) Xcode
7 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.80%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.80%) NUnit
8 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.40%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 54 (21.69%) Finance
2 28 (11.24%) Marketing
2 28 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.62%) Electronics
4 7 (2.81%) Publishing
4 7 (2.81%) Law
5 6 (2.41%) Banking
5 6 (2.41%) Advertising
6 5 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.20%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.80%) Retail
9 2 (0.80%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Military
10 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (49.40%) Developer
2 32 (12.85%) Junior
3 30 (12.05%) Analyst
4 29 (11.65%) Android Developer
5 27 (10.84%) Junior Developer
6 21 (8.43%) .NET Developer
7 18 (7.23%) SQL Developer
8 17 (6.83%) Designer
9 16 (6.43%) Web Developer
10 13 (5.22%) Project Manager
10 13 (5.22%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.22%) C# Developer
10 13 (5.22%) Java Developer
10 13 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (5.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 12 (4.82%) Business Analyst
12 10 (4.02%) Software Engineer
12 10 (4.02%) Applications Developer
13 9 (3.61%) Junior Web Developer
13 9 (3.61%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (29.32%) .NET
2 57 (22.89%) HTML
2 57 (22.89%) XML
3 56 (22.49%) Web Services
3 56 (22.49%) ASP.NET
4 39 (15.66%) CSS
5 32 (12.85%) REST
6 31 (12.45%) OpenGL
6 31 (12.45%) JSON
7 28 (11.24%) jQuery
8 27 (10.84%) Android SDK
9 19 (7.63%) HTML5
10 16 (6.43%) SOAP
11 15 (6.02%) WCF
11 15 (6.02%) RESTful
12 13 (5.22%) JSP
12 13 (5.22%) J2EE
12 13 (5.22%) Hibernate
12 13 (5.22%) JSF
12 13 (5.22%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 94 (37.75%) Computer Science
2 35 (14.06%) Mobile App
3 32 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (11.65%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (6.83%) Mathematics
6 16 (6.43%) Data Integration
7 14 (5.62%) User Experience
7 14 (5.62%) Management Information System
8 10 (4.02%) Physics
8 10 (4.02%) Social Media
9 8 (3.21%) Blog
9 8 (3.21%) Visualisation
10 7 (2.81%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (2.81%) Graphic Design
11 6 (2.41%) Open Source
12 5 (2.01%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.61%) iPhone
13 4 (1.61%) Statistics
13 4 (1.61%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.68%) Windows
2 32 (12.85%) Linux
3 31 (12.45%) Android
4 6 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.80%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.26%) MVC
3 34 (13.65%) Software Engineering
4 33 (13.25%) Mobile Development
5 31 (12.45%) Memory Management
5 31 (12.45%) Android Development
6 27 (10.84%) Project Management
7 22 (8.84%) OO
7 22 (8.84%) Unit Testing
8 18 (7.23%) Data Analysis
9 17 (6.83%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.83%) Software Architecture
9 17 (6.83%) Time Management
10 16 (6.43%) Content Management
10 16 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (6.02%) Web Development
12 14 (5.62%) Analytics
12 14 (5.62%) OOD
13 13 (5.22%) Multivariate Testing
13 13 (5.22%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (36.14%) SQL
2 64 (25.70%) C#
3 52 (20.88%) Java
3 52 (20.88%) JavaScript
4 38 (15.26%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.22%) C++
6 9 (3.61%) MATLAB
6 9 (3.61%) R
7 8 (3.21%) PHP
8 7 (2.81%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.41%) VB
9 6 (2.41%) VB6
10 5 (2.01%) C
11 4 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.61%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.20%) Fortran
13 2 (0.80%) VBA
13 2 (0.80%) RPG
13 2 (0.80%) Python
14 1 (0.40%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (3.21%) HND
3 7 (2.81%) CCNA
4 6 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.41%) HNC
4 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.01%) CISSP
5 5 (2.01%) ISEB
6 4 (1.61%) MCITP
6 4 (1.61%) CCSP
6 4 (1.61%) CCNP
6 4 (1.61%) CEH
7 3 (1.20%) Postgraduate
7 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.40%) CISM
9 1 (0.40%) PMP
9 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.82%) QA
2 7 (2.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.41%) SLA
4 5 (2.01%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) Firmware
4 1 (0.40%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 52 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.23%) Adobe
3 10 (4.02%) Cisco
4 8 (3.21%) Quark
5 6 (2.41%) SAP
6 5 (2.01%) VMware
7 4 (1.61%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.61%) Google
7 4 (1.61%) Veeam
8 3 (1.20%) Citrix
8 3 (1.20%) Avaya
8 3 (1.20%) ArcSight
8 3 (1.20%) TippingPoint
9 2 (0.80%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.80%) F5
9 2 (0.80%) Juniper
9 2 (0.80%) HP
9 2 (0.80%) MAPICS
9 2 (0.80%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.80%) Websense
Ashford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45-50k DOE basic + Bonus (up to 25% of basic salary)
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
@ITS
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East, Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £65,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Posted: 23 days ago
Kent
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension - 15% Bonus - Discounts
Posted: 24 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 25 days ago