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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 136 134 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 13.67% 12.34% 9.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.18% 43.09% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 105 129 56
Average salary £37,500 £43,500 £34,449
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +26.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £51,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
301 311 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.25% 28.64% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 254 284 201
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 October 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 1 October 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 +4 18 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Canterbury -1 14 £28,051 -13.69%
Dartford -19 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Dover +1 8 £62,500 +25.00%
Maidstone -2 5 £40,000 - 4
Tunbridge Wells +14 3 £25,000 -37.50% 6
Rochester - 3 £30,000 - 2
Sevenoaks +4 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Chatham +4 2 £40,250 +117.56% 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £47,500 -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 124 (38.15%) Windows
2 123 (37.85%) SQL
3 106 (32.62%) C#
4 103 (31.69%) .NET
5 88 (27.08%) SQL Server
6 82 (25.23%) Computer Science
7 73 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (22.46%) Microsoft
8 62 (19.08%) Software Engineering
9 59 (18.15%) JavaScript
10 54 (16.62%) Finance
11 53 (16.31%) HTML
11 53 (16.31%) ASP.NET
11 53 (16.31%) MS Excel
12 46 (14.15%) WCF
13 45 (13.85%) XML
14 42 (12.92%) Project Management
15 40 (12.31%) CSS
15 40 (12.31%) System Testing
16 39 (12.00%) MS Office
16 39 (12.00%) Linux
17 36 (11.08%) Firewall
18 35 (10.77%) MVC
18 35 (10.77%) VB.NET
19 34 (10.46%) Management Information System
20 33 (10.15%) C++
21 31 (9.54%) OO
21 31 (9.54%) ITIL
21 31 (9.54%) TDD
22 30 (9.23%) Oracle

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 22 (6.77%) IIS
2 13 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.08%) IBM Connections
3 10 (3.08%) Lotus Domino
4 9 (2.77%) Documentum
4 9 (2.77%) Apache
5 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.62%) CMS
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.62%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (16.31%) MS Excel
2 39 (12.00%) MS Office
3 7 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.92%) CorelDRAW
4 3 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.62%) PageMaker
5 2 (0.62%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.62%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.62%) InDesign
5 2 (0.62%) Simulink
5 2 (0.62%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.62%) RoboHelp
5 2 (0.62%) SPSS
6 1 (0.31%) Casewise Modeler
6 1 (0.31%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.92%) SaaS
3 2 (0.62%) Office 365
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.08%) Firewall
2 18 (5.54%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 12 (3.69%) LAN
4 12 (3.69%) WAN
5 10 (3.08%) Internet
6 9 (2.77%) HTTP
7 8 (2.46%) CTI
8 7 (2.15%) SAN
9 6 (1.85%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (1.85%) Wireless
9 6 (1.85%) Intranet
10 5 (1.54%) SMS
10 5 (1.54%) SSL
11 4 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (1.23%) VPN
12 3 (0.92%) DHCP
13 2 (0.62%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.62%) Network Security
14 1 (0.31%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (4.31%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (4.00%) MySQL
5 13 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.38%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.38%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.08%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.62%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.62%) OLAP
10 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.62%) SSDT
11 1 (0.31%) SQLite
11 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 24 (7.38%) Ranorex
3 14 (4.31%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.08%) Subversion
6 9 (2.77%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.77%) Xcode
7 5 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.54%) Maven
8 4 (1.23%) Fiddler
8 4 (1.23%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.62%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.62%) JIRA
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.62%) Ant
9 2 (0.62%) JUnit
9 2 (0.62%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.62%) NuGet
General
1 54 (16.62%) Finance
2 19 (5.85%) Marketing
3 16 (4.92%) Electronics
4 10 (3.08%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.85%) Advertising
6 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.54%) Retail
7 3 (0.92%) Military
7 3 (0.92%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.92%) Games
7 3 (0.92%) Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Finnish Language
8 2 (0.62%) French Language
8 2 (0.62%) German Language
8 2 (0.62%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.62%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (30.77%) Developer
2 51 (15.69%) Analyst
3 38 (11.69%) .NET Developer
4 30 (9.23%) Software Engineer
5 25 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 22 (6.77%) Junior
6 22 (6.77%) Software Developer
7 20 (6.15%) Consultant
8 19 (5.85%) Graduate
8 19 (5.85%) Business Analyst
9 16 (4.92%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (4.31%) Architect
11 13 (4.00%) IT Consultant
11 13 (4.00%) Programmer
11 13 (4.00%) Security Consultant
11 13 (4.00%) IT Security Consultant
11 13 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
12 12 (3.69%) IT Support
12 12 (3.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (31.69%) .NET
2 53 (16.31%) HTML
2 53 (16.31%) ASP.NET
3 46 (14.15%) WCF
4 45 (13.85%) XML
5 40 (12.31%) CSS
6 29 (8.92%) SOAP
7 25 (7.69%) WPF
7 25 (7.69%) Web Services
8 22 (6.77%) jQuery
8 22 (6.77%) REST
9 17 (5.23%) Silverlight
10 16 (4.92%) MSMQ
11 13 (4.00%) AngularJS
12 12 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (3.69%) .NET Framework
13 11 (3.38%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (3.08%) WinForms
14 10 (3.08%) ODBC
14 10 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 82 (25.23%) Computer Science
2 34 (10.46%) Management Information System
3 30 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.46%) Mathematics
5 19 (5.85%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.69%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.08%) User Experience
8 9 (2.77%) Physics
9 8 (2.46%) Open Source
10 7 (2.15%) Economics
11 6 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (1.54%) Social Network
12 5 (1.54%) Graphic Design
13 4 (1.23%) Chemistry
13 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.23%) DTV
14 3 (0.92%) PMI
14 3 (0.92%) Device Driver
14 3 (0.92%) Photography
15 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 124 (38.15%) Windows
2 39 (12.00%) Linux
3 17 (5.23%) AIX
4 16 (4.92%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.69%) Windows 8
6 11 (3.38%) Android
7 9 (2.77%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.46%) Windows Phone
9 7 (2.15%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.54%) VMS
11 5 (1.54%) UNIX
11 5 (1.54%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (19.08%) Software Engineering
3 42 (12.92%) Project Management
4 40 (12.31%) System Testing
5 35 (10.77%) MVC
6 31 (9.54%) OO
6 31 (9.54%) ITIL
6 31 (9.54%) TDD
7 27 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (8.31%) Scrum
8 26 (8.00%) Workflow
9 24 (7.38%) Regression Testing
9 24 (7.38%) Web Development
10 23 (7.08%) E-Commerce
11 22 (6.77%) Automation Testing
12 20 (6.15%) SIEM
12 20 (6.15%) Test Automation
12 20 (6.15%) Information Security
12 20 (6.15%) UML
12 20 (6.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 123 (37.85%) SQL
2 106 (32.62%) C#
3 59 (18.15%) JavaScript
4 35 (10.77%) VB.NET
5 33 (10.15%) C++
6 25 (7.69%) Java
7 23 (7.08%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.54%) C
9 13 (4.00%) VB
10 12 (3.69%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.08%) LotusScript
11 10 (3.08%) Formula Language
12 9 (2.77%) XAML
12 9 (2.77%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.46%) PHP
13 8 (2.46%) Embedded C
14 7 (2.15%) Embedded C++
15 6 (1.85%) Perl
16 5 (1.54%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (9.23%) ISEB
2 13 (4.00%) CISSP
2 13 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (2.77%) MCSE
4 7 (2.15%) SSCP
4 7 (2.15%) CISA
5 6 (1.85%) CEH
5 6 (1.85%) HNC
5 6 (1.85%) HND
6 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.92%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.62%) IIBA
7 2 (0.62%) MCITP
7 2 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.62%) MCP
7 2 (0.62%) CCNA
7 2 (0.62%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (7.38%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.85%) COBIT
3 6 (1.85%) QA
4 5 (1.54%) SLA
5 4 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.23%) Firmware
3 3 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.62%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.54%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.62%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 73 (22.46%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.23%) Oracle
3 26 (8.00%) HP
4 24 (7.38%) Cisco
5 19 (5.85%) CheckPoint
6 16 (4.92%) IBM
7 14 (4.31%) SAP
8 13 (4.00%) Cognos
9 12 (3.69%) Apple
10 10 (3.08%) Lotus
11 9 (2.77%) Thunderhead
12 8 (2.46%) Xamarin
13 6 (1.85%) LogRhythm
14 5 (1.54%) Remedy
14 5 (1.54%) Citrix
14 5 (1.54%) VMware
14 5 (1.54%) Google
14 5 (1.54%) Percona
15 4 (1.23%) Websense
16 3 (0.92%) Adobe
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester
Hudson - London
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Apex International
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Port of London
Posted: 16 days ago