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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 151 168 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.75% 15.29% 8.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.48% 51.69% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 131 152 53
Average salary £36,750 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
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
332 325 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.42% 29.57% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 294 293 170
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,800 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Folkestone +3 16 £31,250 -16.66%
Maidstone -7 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Dover +2 8 £62,500 +25.00%
Dartford -16 7 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Canterbury - 6 - - 1
Tunbridge Wells +1 5 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Stansted - 4 £45,000 -
West Malling +7 3 £50,000 +75.43%
Chatham -2 3 £47,500 +156.75%
Sittingbourne - 2 £29,000 -
Sevenoaks +1 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Tonbridge -2 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 141 (41.11%) SQL
2 124 (36.15%) Windows
3 116 (33.82%) .NET
3 116 (33.82%) C#
4 101 (29.45%) SQL Server
5 91 (26.53%) Computer Science
6 87 (25.36%) Microsoft
7 69 (20.12%) JavaScript
8 63 (18.37%) Software Engineering
9 62 (18.08%) ASP.NET
10 60 (17.49%) HTML
11 59 (17.20%) Finance
12 53 (15.45%) WCF
13 52 (15.16%) Agile Software Development
14 51 (14.87%) MS Excel
15 48 (13.99%) MVC
16 46 (13.41%) MS Office
17 44 (12.83%) CSS
17 44 (12.83%) XML
18 40 (11.66%) Project Management
19 39 (11.37%) VB.NET
19 39 (11.37%) System Testing
20 36 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
20 36 (10.50%) Firewall
21 35 (10.20%) ITIL
22 34 (9.91%) T-SQL
23 32 (9.33%) TDD
24 31 (9.04%) SOAP
24 31 (9.04%) ISEB
25 30 (8.75%) jQuery

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (6.71%) IIS
2 15 (4.37%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.62%) Lotus Domino
3 9 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (2.62%) IBM Connections
4 8 (2.33%) Documentum
5 7 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.75%) Apache
7 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.58%) CMS
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.29%) SAS
9 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 51 (14.87%) MS Excel
2 46 (13.41%) MS Office
3 7 (2.04%) CorelDRAW
4 6 (1.75%) InDesign
4 6 (1.75%) Acrobat
4 6 (1.75%) RoboHelp
4 6 (1.75%) PageMaker
4 6 (1.75%) FrameMaker
5 5 (1.46%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.87%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.29%) Casewise Modeler
7 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.29%) Zemax
7 1 (0.29%) MS Project
7 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.17%) SaaS
3 2 (0.58%) Office 365
4 1 (0.29%) IaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.50%) Firewall
2 15 (4.37%) LAN
2 15 (4.37%) WAN
2 15 (4.37%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.08%) IP Telephony
4 10 (2.92%) Internet
5 9 (2.62%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (2.62%) HTTP
6 8 (2.33%) Wireless
7 7 (2.04%) CTI
8 6 (1.75%) SAN
9 5 (1.46%) Intranet
10 4 (1.17%) VPN
10 4 (1.17%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.87%) Network Security
11 3 (0.87%) DHCP
11 3 (0.87%) SMS
11 3 (0.87%) SSL
12 2 (0.58%) ADSL
12 2 (0.58%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (29.45%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.79%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.62%) MySQL
10 8 (2.33%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.33%) NoSQL
11 7 (2.04%) SQLite
12 6 (1.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 6 (1.75%) OLAP
13 3 (0.87%) Redis
13 3 (0.87%) SSDT
14 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (8.16%) SoapUI
2 27 (7.87%) Ranorex
3 15 (4.37%) Xcode
4 11 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.62%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.33%) Subversion
7 6 (1.75%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.75%) ReSharper
7 6 (1.75%) Fiddler
7 6 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.46%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.17%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.17%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.87%) Maven
10 3 (0.87%) NuGet
10 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.87%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (0.87%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.58%) Grunt
11 2 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 59 (17.20%) Finance
2 16 (4.66%) Marketing
3 15 (4.37%) Electronics
4 10 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.62%) Advertising
6 7 (2.04%) Retail
7 6 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.75%) Finnish Language
7 6 (1.75%) French Language
7 6 (1.75%) German Language
7 6 (1.75%) Italian Language
7 6 (1.75%) Swedish Language
8 3 (0.87%) Games
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 101 (29.45%) Developer
2 49 (14.29%) Analyst
3 46 (13.41%) .NET Developer
4 28 (8.16%) Test Engineer
4 28 (8.16%) Software Engineer
5 24 (7.00%) Junior
6 23 (6.71%) Software Developer
7 20 (5.83%) Consultant
8 19 (5.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (5.54%) Senior Test Engineer
9 18 (5.25%) C# Developer
10 15 (4.37%) Architect
11 14 (4.08%) Programmer
12 13 (3.79%) Security Consultant
12 13 (3.79%) DBA
12 13 (3.79%) Tester
12 13 (3.79%) IT Consultant
12 13 (3.79%) SQL DBA
12 13 (3.79%) IT Security Consultant
12 13 (3.79%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (33.82%) .NET
2 62 (18.08%) ASP.NET
3 60 (17.49%) HTML
4 53 (15.45%) WCF
5 44 (12.83%) CSS
5 44 (12.83%) XML
6 31 (9.04%) SOAP
7 30 (8.75%) jQuery
8 28 (8.16%) Web Services
9 23 (6.71%) WPF
10 21 (6.12%) REST
11 20 (5.83%) AngularJS
12 19 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
13 18 (5.25%) .NET Framework
13 18 (5.25%) MSMQ
14 17 (4.96%) Silverlight
15 15 (4.37%) Cocoa
15 15 (4.37%) Cocoa Touch
16 14 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (3.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 91 (26.53%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.83%) Mathematics
3 20 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (4.96%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.92%) Physics
6 9 (2.62%) Graphic Design
7 8 (2.33%) NHS
8 7 (2.04%) Chemistry
9 6 (1.75%) Open Source
9 6 (1.75%) SystemC
10 5 (1.46%) Social Network
11 4 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.17%) Firmware
11 4 (1.17%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.17%) Economics
12 3 (0.87%) DTV
12 3 (0.87%) Photography
12 3 (0.87%) PMI
12 3 (0.87%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 124 (36.15%) Windows
2 27 (7.87%) Linux
3 20 (5.83%) Windows 7
4 16 (4.66%) Windows 8
5 15 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.37%) Android
6 13 (3.79%) AIX
7 8 (2.33%) Windows Phone
8 7 (2.04%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.46%) UNIX
11 4 (1.17%) VMS
12 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.58%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.37%) Software Engineering
2 52 (15.16%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (13.99%) MVC
4 40 (11.66%) Project Management
5 39 (11.37%) System Testing
6 36 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (10.20%) ITIL
8 32 (9.33%) TDD
9 28 (8.16%) Workflow
9 28 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 28 (8.16%) Scrum
10 27 (7.87%) Regression Testing
10 27 (7.87%) OO
11 25 (7.29%) Automation Testing
12 24 (7.00%) Manual Testing
12 24 (7.00%) SOA
12 24 (7.00%) Web Development
13 23 (6.71%) Test Automation
14 21 (6.12%) OOP
15 20 (5.83%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 141 (41.11%) SQL
2 116 (33.82%) C#
3 69 (20.12%) JavaScript
4 39 (11.37%) VB.NET
5 34 (9.91%) T-SQL
6 25 (7.29%) C++
7 20 (5.83%) C
8 17 (4.96%) Java
9 15 (4.37%) Objective-C
10 14 (4.08%) VB
11 11 (3.21%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.62%) XAML
12 9 (2.62%) LotusScript
12 9 (2.62%) Formula Language
13 7 (2.04%) PHP
14 6 (1.75%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.75%) Embedded C++
14 6 (1.75%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.75%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (9.04%) ISEB
2 15 (4.37%) CISSP
2 15 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.21%) MCSE
5 7 (2.04%) SSCP
5 7 (2.04%) CISA
6 6 (1.75%) CEH
6 6 (1.75%) HNC
6 6 (1.75%) HND
7 5 (1.46%) CCNA
8 4 (1.17%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (1.17%) MCITP
8 4 (1.17%) MCP
9 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.87%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.58%) CISM
10 2 (0.58%) PMP
10 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (5.83%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.92%) QA
4 5 (1.46%) COBIT
4 5 (1.46%) SLA
5 4 (1.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.87%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.87%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (8.45%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.87%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.87%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 87 (25.36%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.45%) HP
3 25 (7.29%) Oracle
4 22 (6.41%) Cisco
5 16 (4.66%) CheckPoint
6 15 (4.37%) IBM
7 14 (4.08%) Xamarin
8 13 (3.79%) SAP
9 12 (3.50%) Cognos
10 9 (2.62%) Lotus
11 8 (2.33%) Thunderhead
12 7 (2.04%) Apple
12 7 (2.04%) Adobe
13 6 (1.75%) LogRhythm
14 5 (1.46%) Citrix
14 5 (1.46%) Remedy
14 5 (1.46%) Websense
14 5 (1.46%) hybris
14 5 (1.46%) Google
15 4 (1.17%) VMware
Kent
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + pension + others
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Mblox
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Dartford, Kent
TheSmartList
Salary: + £2k performance related bonus after 6 months
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidstone
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 23 days ago