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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 115 190 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 11.66% 16.42% 9.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.52% 46.57% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 90 154 97
Average salary £38,750 £43,750 £36,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +20.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
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
237 408 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.04% 35.26% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 205 348 292
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,780
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £57,500 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +4 34 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Canterbury -10 6 £31,500 +26.00% 3
Dartford +6 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Sevenoaks -9 4 £36,750 -22.63%
Folkestone 0 3 - - 1
Maidstone -13 3 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Dover -1 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Sittingbourne +5 1 £45,000 -
Tonbridge -5 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Whitstable - 1 £27,500 -
Rochester - 1 £32,000 -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 82 (36.94%) Computer Science
2 78 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (32.88%) SQL
4 63 (28.38%) .NET
5 55 (24.77%) XML
6 53 (23.87%) C#
7 51 (22.97%) HTML
8 50 (22.52%) Web Services
9 49 (22.07%) Java
10 48 (21.62%) Finance
11 47 (21.17%) JavaScript
12 46 (20.72%) ASP.NET
12 46 (20.72%) Microsoft
13 43 (19.37%) Windows
14 38 (17.12%) SQL Server
15 36 (16.22%) CSS
15 36 (16.22%) Mobile App
16 35 (15.77%) Eclipse
17 34 (15.32%) Mobile Development
18 32 (14.41%) Memory Management
18 32 (14.41%) REST
18 32 (14.41%) JSON
18 32 (14.41%) Git (software)
18 32 (14.41%) OpenGL
19 30 (13.51%) MVC
20 29 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 29 (13.06%) Project Management
20 29 (13.06%) Android
20 29 (13.06%) Android Development
21 28 (12.61%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 14 (6.31%) Apache
2 8 (3.60%) JBoss
3 6 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.25%) WordPress
4 5 (2.25%) IIS
4 5 (2.25%) SAS
4 5 (2.25%) CMS
5 4 (1.80%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.35%) Lync
7 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.90%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.45%) Confluence
8 1 (0.45%) Railo
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.45%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 27 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.05%) MS Office
3 8 (3.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (3.15%) Photoshop
4 7 (3.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.35%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.90%) SPSS
6 2 (0.90%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.45%) Simulink
7 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.45%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.70%) SaaS
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.70%) Firewall
1 6 (2.70%) Internet
2 4 (1.80%) PBX
2 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.35%) iSCSI
3 3 (1.35%) SAN
4 2 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (0.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.76%) MySQL
5 11 (4.95%) Big Data
6 10 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.25%) Redis
8 4 (1.80%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.80%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.35%) SQL CLR
9 3 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.35%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (15.77%) Eclipse
2 32 (14.41%) Git (software)
3 12 (5.41%) JUnit
3 12 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.60%) Ant
4 8 (3.60%) SoapUI
4 8 (3.60%) TestNG
5 7 (3.15%) Xcode
6 6 (2.70%) Subversion
7 4 (1.80%) NUnit
8 3 (1.35%) Selenium
9 2 (0.90%) Maven
9 2 (0.90%) NCrunch
9 2 (0.90%) Mockito
9 2 (0.90%) jMock
9 2 (0.90%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.45%) JIRA
10 1 (0.45%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
General
1 48 (21.62%) Finance
2 21 (9.46%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.56%) Marketing
4 10 (4.50%) Law
5 8 (3.60%) Electronics
6 7 (3.15%) Retail
7 6 (2.70%) Banking
8 4 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.80%) Advertising
9 2 (0.90%) Publishing
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 108 (48.65%) Developer
2 36 (16.22%) Analyst
3 30 (13.51%) Junior
4 27 (12.16%) Android Developer
5 23 (10.36%) Junior Developer
6 19 (8.56%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.76%) Web Developer
7 15 (6.76%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.86%) Designer
8 13 (5.86%) Project Manager
8 13 (5.86%) SQL Developer
9 12 (5.41%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.50%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.05%) UI Designer
12 8 (3.60%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.60%) Excel Developer
12 8 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (3.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 7 (3.15%) UX Designer
13 7 (3.15%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.38%) .NET
2 55 (24.77%) XML
3 51 (22.97%) HTML
4 50 (22.52%) Web Services
5 46 (20.72%) ASP.NET
6 36 (16.22%) CSS
7 32 (14.41%) REST
7 32 (14.41%) JSON
7 32 (14.41%) OpenGL
8 26 (11.71%) jQuery
9 25 (11.26%) Android SDK
10 19 (8.56%) HTML5
11 10 (4.50%) Hibernate
11 10 (4.50%) SOAP
11 10 (4.50%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.50%) RESTful
12 9 (4.05%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (3.60%) JSF
13 8 (3.60%) WinForms
13 8 (3.60%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (36.94%) Computer Science
2 36 (16.22%) Mobile App
3 28 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (9.01%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (6.76%) Management Information System
6 13 (5.86%) User Experience
7 12 (5.41%) Data Integration
8 11 (4.95%) Mathematics
9 8 (3.60%) Graphic Design
10 7 (3.15%) iPhone
10 7 (3.15%) Physics
10 7 (3.15%) iPad
10 7 (3.15%) Data Structures
11 5 (2.25%) Visualisation
11 5 (2.25%) Blog
11 5 (2.25%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.80%) Social Media
13 3 (1.35%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.35%) GIS
14 2 (0.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.37%) Windows
2 29 (13.06%) Android
3 25 (11.26%) Linux
4 9 (4.05%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.90%) UNIX
5 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (15.32%) Mobile Development
3 32 (14.41%) Memory Management
4 30 (13.51%) MVC
5 29 (13.06%) Project Management
5 29 (13.06%) Android Development
6 21 (9.46%) Software Engineering
7 19 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 17 (7.66%) OO
9 17 (7.66%) Unit Testing
10 14 (6.31%) Data Analysis
10 14 (6.31%) Analytics
11 13 (5.86%) Cyber Security
11 13 (5.86%) Web Development
12 12 (5.41%) Content Management
12 12 (5.41%) Supplier Management
13 11 (4.95%) SIEM
13 11 (4.95%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (32.88%) SQL
2 53 (23.87%) C#
3 49 (22.07%) Java
4 47 (21.17%) JavaScript
5 26 (11.71%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.50%) PHP
7 9 (4.05%) R
7 9 (4.05%) C++
8 7 (3.15%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.70%) VB6
9 6 (2.70%) VB
10 5 (2.25%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.25%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.35%) C
12 2 (0.90%) Python
12 2 (0.90%) Fortran
12 2 (0.90%) RPG
12 2 (0.90%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (4.05%) CCNA
3 8 (3.60%) CISSP
4 7 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.15%) CCSP
4 7 (3.15%) CCNP
4 7 (3.15%) CEH
5 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.25%) ISEB
7 4 (1.80%) MCITP
8 3 (1.35%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.35%) HND
9 2 (0.90%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.45%) HNC
10 1 (0.45%) MCSE
10 1 (0.45%) MCSA
10 1 (0.45%) PMP
10 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.76%) QA
2 9 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.60%) SLA
4 4 (1.80%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (20.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.86%) Adobe
2 13 (5.86%) Cisco
3 9 (4.05%) SAP
4 5 (2.25%) TippingPoint
4 5 (2.25%) ArcSight
4 5 (2.25%) Oracle
5 4 (1.80%) Google
5 4 (1.80%) VMware
5 4 (1.80%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.80%) Veeam
6 3 (1.35%) Quark
6 3 (1.35%) Citrix
6 3 (1.35%) Avaya
7 2 (0.90%) Blue Coat
7 2 (0.90%) Juniper
7 2 (0.90%) MAPICS
7 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.90%) Websense
7 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kent
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Faversham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
University of Kent
Salary: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45-50k DOE basic + Bonus (up to 25% of basic salary)
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £4000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £75,000 + bonus & bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago