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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Degree 147 152 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 14.74% 14.21% 7.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.79% 48.72% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119 137 47
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
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
321 312 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.20% 29.16% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 276 276 183
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,625 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £52,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 16 £31,250 -16.66%
Canterbury - 14 £28,051 -
Dartford -18 10 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Dover +1 8 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Maidstone -6 5 £41,000 +2.50% 6
Tunbridge Wells +4 4 £17,000 -57.50% 5
Chatham +3 1 £47,500 +156.75% 1
Rochester - 1 - - 2
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 131 (38.76%) SQL
2 126 (37.28%) Windows
3 112 (33.14%) .NET
4 110 (32.54%) C#
5 99 (29.29%) SQL Server
6 86 (25.44%) Computer Science
7 79 (23.37%) Microsoft
8 76 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (20.12%) JavaScript
10 64 (18.93%) Software Engineering
11 59 (17.46%) ASP.NET
12 58 (17.16%) HTML
12 58 (17.16%) Finance
13 56 (16.57%) MS Excel
14 49 (14.50%) WCF
15 45 (13.31%) CSS
15 45 (13.31%) XML
16 44 (13.02%) MS Office
17 42 (12.43%) Project Management
18 40 (11.83%) System Testing
19 39 (11.54%) VB.NET
20 38 (11.24%) MVC
21 36 (10.65%) Firewall
22 34 (10.06%) ITIL
22 34 (10.06%) Linux
23 33 (9.76%) TDD
24 32 (9.47%) OO
24 32 (9.47%) ISEB
24 32 (9.47%) Management Information System
25 31 (9.17%) C++

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (6.80%) IIS
2 14 (4.14%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.96%) Lotus Domino
3 10 (2.96%) IBM Connections
4 9 (2.66%) Documentum
5 8 (2.37%) Apache
6 7 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.78%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.59%) CMS
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.30%) SAS
9 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 56 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 44 (13.02%) MS Office
3 7 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.18%) CorelDRAW
5 3 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.89%) InDesign
5 3 (0.89%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.89%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.89%) RoboHelp
5 3 (0.89%) PageMaker
5 3 (0.89%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.30%) Zemax
7 1 (0.30%) Casewise Modeler
7 1 (0.30%) Simulink
7 1 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.18%) SaaS
3 2 (0.59%) Office 365
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) PaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.65%) Firewall
2 18 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.44%) WAN
3 15 (4.44%) LAN
4 14 (4.14%) IP Telephony
5 11 (3.25%) HTTP
6 10 (2.96%) Internet
7 8 (2.37%) Wireless
7 8 (2.37%) CTI
8 7 (2.07%) SAN
8 7 (2.07%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (1.78%) Intranet
10 5 (1.48%) SSL
10 5 (1.48%) SMS
11 4 (1.18%) VPN
11 4 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.89%) DHCP
13 2 (0.59%) ADSL
13 2 (0.59%) Broadband
13 2 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (29.29%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (4.14%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.55%) MySQL
7 11 (3.25%) MongoDB
7 11 (3.25%) NoSQL
8 10 (2.96%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.48%) OLAP
10 5 (1.48%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (0.89%) SSDT
12 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.30%) SQLite
13 1 (0.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (7.99%) SoapUI
2 26 (7.69%) Ranorex
3 14 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.96%) Subversion
6 9 (2.66%) Xcode
7 7 (2.07%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.78%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.78%) ReSharper
8 6 (1.78%) Fiddler
9 5 (1.48%) Maven
9 5 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (1.48%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.89%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.89%) NuGet
12 2 (0.59%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.59%) Grunt
12 2 (0.59%) Sinon.JS
12 2 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 58 (17.16%) Finance
2 19 (5.62%) Marketing
3 15 (4.44%) Electronics
4 9 (2.66%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.07%) Advertising
5 7 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.78%) Retail
7 3 (0.89%) Finnish Language
7 3 (0.89%) French Language
7 3 (0.89%) German Language
7 3 (0.89%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.89%) Swedish Language
7 3 (0.89%) Games
8 2 (0.59%) Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.30%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 102 (30.18%) Developer
2 51 (15.09%) Analyst
3 43 (12.72%) .NET Developer
4 30 (8.88%) Software Engineer
5 27 (7.99%) Test Engineer
6 26 (7.69%) Junior
7 21 (6.21%) Software Developer
8 20 (5.92%) Consultant
9 18 (5.33%) Business Analyst
10 17 (5.03%) C# Developer
11 16 (4.73%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (4.73%) Architect
11 16 (4.73%) Graduate
12 15 (4.44%) Senior Test Engineer
13 14 (4.14%) Junior Developer
14 13 (3.85%) IT Consultant
14 13 (3.85%) Programmer
14 13 (3.85%) Security Consultant
14 13 (3.85%) IT Security Consultant
15 12 (3.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (33.14%) .NET
2 59 (17.46%) ASP.NET
3 58 (17.16%) HTML
4 49 (14.50%) WCF
5 45 (13.31%) CSS
5 45 (13.31%) XML
6 30 (8.88%) SOAP
7 27 (7.99%) jQuery
8 25 (7.40%) WPF
9 23 (6.80%) Web Services
9 23 (6.80%) REST
10 17 (5.03%) AngularJS
10 17 (5.03%) Silverlight
11 16 (4.73%) MSMQ
11 16 (4.73%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (4.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (3.85%) .NET Framework
14 12 (3.55%) WinForms
15 11 (3.25%) HTML5
16 10 (2.96%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 86 (25.44%) Computer Science
2 32 (9.47%) Management Information System
3 30 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.92%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (5.62%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.25%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.96%) User Experience
8 8 (2.37%) Open Source
8 8 (2.37%) Physics
9 6 (1.78%) Economics
9 6 (1.78%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.48%) Chemistry
10 5 (1.48%) Social Network
10 5 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.18%) DTV
11 4 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.18%) Firmware
12 3 (0.89%) PMI
12 3 (0.89%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.89%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 126 (37.28%) Windows
2 34 (10.06%) Linux
3 20 (5.92%) Windows 7
4 16 (4.73%) Windows 8
5 15 (4.44%) AIX
6 10 (2.96%) Android
7 9 (2.66%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.37%) Windows Phone
9 7 (2.07%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.48%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.48%) VMS
11 5 (1.48%) UNIX
12 2 (0.59%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (18.93%) Software Engineering
3 42 (12.43%) Project Management
4 40 (11.83%) System Testing
5 38 (11.24%) MVC
6 34 (10.06%) ITIL
7 33 (9.76%) TDD
8 32 (9.47%) OO
9 30 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (8.88%) Scrum
10 28 (8.28%) Workflow
11 26 (7.69%) Regression Testing
12 25 (7.40%) Web Development
13 24 (7.10%) E-Commerce
13 24 (7.10%) SOA
13 24 (7.10%) Automation Testing
14 22 (6.51%) Test Automation
15 20 (5.92%) Manual Testing
15 20 (5.92%) SIEM
15 20 (5.92%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 131 (38.76%) SQL
2 110 (32.54%) C#
3 68 (20.12%) JavaScript
4 39 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 31 (9.17%) C++
6 29 (8.58%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.21%) Java
8 18 (5.33%) C
9 14 (4.14%) VB
10 12 (3.55%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.96%) LotusScript
11 10 (2.96%) Formula Language
12 9 (2.66%) XAML
12 9 (2.66%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.37%) Embedded C
13 8 (2.37%) PHP
14 7 (2.07%) Embedded C++
15 6 (1.78%) Perl
15 6 (1.78%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (9.47%) ISEB
2 15 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.85%) CISSP
4 12 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.25%) MCSE
6 7 (2.07%) SSCP
6 7 (2.07%) CISA
7 6 (1.78%) CEH
7 6 (1.78%) HNC
7 6 (1.78%) HND
8 4 (1.18%) CCNA
8 4 (1.18%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (1.18%) MCITP
8 4 (1.18%) MCP
9 3 (0.89%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.89%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.59%) PMP
10 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.59%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (6.51%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.78%) COBIT
3 6 (1.78%) QA
4 5 (1.48%) SLA
5 4 (1.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (8.28%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.48%) Capistrano
2 5 (1.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.89%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 79 (23.37%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.28%) Oracle
2 28 (8.28%) HP
3 23 (6.80%) Cisco
4 17 (5.03%) CheckPoint
5 16 (4.73%) IBM
6 14 (4.14%) SAP
7 13 (3.85%) Cognos
8 10 (2.96%) Lotus
8 10 (2.96%) Apple
9 9 (2.66%) Thunderhead
10 8 (2.37%) Xamarin
11 6 (1.78%) LogRhythm
12 5 (1.48%) Percona
12 5 (1.48%) VMware
12 5 (1.48%) Google
12 5 (1.48%) Remedy
12 5 (1.48%) Citrix
13 4 (1.18%) Websense
13 4 (1.18%) Adobe
Rochester, Kent
BAE - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
BAE - AMS
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Proteus Europe
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Apex International
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Port of London
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidstone
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago