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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 117 189 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.78% 16.32% 14.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.79% 46.78% 43.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 168 132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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
235 404 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.66% 34.89% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 198 365 312
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,546 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +1.36%

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 July 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 July 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 +1 37 £40,000 +18.51% 6
Tonbridge -2 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Sevenoaks -8 5 £52,000 +9.47%
Dartford +5 4 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Canterbury -14 4 £33,250 +33.00% 1
Folkestone -9 3 - -
West Malling +1 2 £41,500 -19.30% 1
Dover -4 2 £37,500 -34.78%
Maidstone -12 2 - - 2
Sittingbourne +3 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 87 (37.83%) Computer Science
2 85 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (30.00%) SQL
4 56 (24.35%) .NET
4 56 (24.35%) XML
5 54 (23.48%) Java
6 51 (22.17%) Web Services
6 51 (22.17%) Finance
7 46 (20.00%) C#
7 46 (20.00%) HTML
8 43 (18.70%) Mobile App
9 42 (18.26%) Microsoft
10 41 (17.83%) JavaScript
11 40 (17.39%) ASP.NET
11 40 (17.39%) Mobile Development
12 38 (16.52%) Memory Management
12 38 (16.52%) REST
12 38 (16.52%) JSON
12 38 (16.52%) Windows
12 38 (16.52%) OpenGL
13 36 (15.65%) MS Excel
14 35 (15.22%) Git (software)
15 33 (14.35%) Project Management
16 32 (13.91%) Eclipse
17 31 (13.48%) CSS
17 31 (13.48%) SQL Server
18 30 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 30 (13.04%) Android
18 30 (13.04%) Android Development
19 29 (12.61%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 13 (5.65%) Apache
2 5 (2.17%) IIS
2 5 (2.17%) JBoss
3 4 (1.74%) SAS
3 4 (1.74%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.74%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.30%) Lync
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
5 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.91%) MS Office
3 8 (3.48%) Photoshop
3 8 (3.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (3.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.61%) SaaS
2 5 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.35%) Firewall
2 5 (2.17%) Internet
2 5 (2.17%) Network Security
3 4 (1.74%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.30%) iSCSI
4 3 (1.30%) PBX
4 3 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.30%) SAN
5 2 (0.87%) Wireless
6 1 (0.43%) Extranet
6 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.65%) MySQL
5 12 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (5.22%) Big Data
6 8 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.17%) SQL CLR
9 4 (1.74%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.74%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.74%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.30%) Redis
11 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Power View
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.91%) Eclipse
3 14 (6.09%) JUnit
4 12 (5.22%) Xcode
5 9 (3.91%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.91%) Subversion
6 8 (3.48%) NUnit
7 7 (3.04%) Selenium
8 6 (2.61%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.17%) SoapUI
9 5 (2.17%) TestNG
9 5 (2.17%) Ant
10 4 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.30%) jMock
11 3 (1.30%) Maven
11 3 (1.30%) Mockito
12 2 (0.87%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
13 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
General
1 51 (22.17%) Finance
2 19 (8.26%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.52%) Marketing
4 11 (4.78%) Law
5 8 (3.48%) Retail
6 5 (2.17%) Electronics
6 5 (2.17%) Legal
7 4 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.74%) Banking
8 3 (1.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (48.70%) Developer
2 38 (16.52%) Analyst
3 28 (12.17%) Junior
3 28 (12.17%) Android Developer
4 20 (8.70%) Junior Developer
5 18 (7.83%) Business Analyst
6 15 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 14 (6.09%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.22%) Software Developer
8 12 (5.22%) SQL Developer
8 12 (5.22%) iOS Developer
9 11 (4.78%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.78%) Test Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) Graduate
11 9 (3.91%) Designer
12 8 (3.48%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.48%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.48%) PHP Developer
13 7 (3.04%) Security Analyst
13 7 (3.04%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (24.35%) .NET
1 56 (24.35%) XML
2 51 (22.17%) Web Services
3 46 (20.00%) HTML
4 40 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 38 (16.52%) OpenGL
5 38 (16.52%) JSON
5 38 (16.52%) REST
6 31 (13.48%) CSS
7 26 (11.30%) Android SDK
8 23 (10.00%) jQuery
9 21 (9.13%) HTML5
10 12 (5.22%) Cocoa
10 12 (5.22%) Cocoa Touch
11 10 (4.35%) CSS3
12 9 (3.91%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (3.48%) AngularJS
13 8 (3.48%) WinForms
13 8 (3.48%) LAMP
13 8 (3.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 87 (37.83%) Computer Science
2 43 (18.70%) Mobile App
3 29 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (6.52%) Management Information System
6 12 (5.22%) iPad
6 12 (5.22%) iPhone
7 9 (3.91%) Data Integration
7 9 (3.91%) User Experience
7 9 (3.91%) Data Structures
8 8 (3.48%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.61%) Graphic Design
9 6 (2.61%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.17%) Blog
11 4 (1.74%) Physics
12 3 (1.30%) GIS
12 3 (1.30%) Fixed Income
12 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.87%) iSeries
13 2 (0.87%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.52%) Windows
2 30 (13.04%) Android
3 22 (9.57%) Linux
4 14 (6.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.61%) UNIX
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (17.39%) Mobile Development
3 38 (16.52%) Memory Management
4 33 (14.35%) Project Management
5 30 (13.04%) Android Development
6 26 (11.30%) MVC
7 22 (9.57%) PRINCE2
8 16 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (6.96%) Software Engineering
8 16 (6.96%) Unit Testing
9 15 (6.52%) Web Development
9 15 (6.52%) OO
10 14 (6.09%) Incident Management
10 14 (6.09%) iOS Development
10 14 (6.09%) Analytics
10 14 (6.09%) Cyber Security
11 12 (5.22%) SIEM
11 12 (5.22%) Supplier Management
12 11 (4.78%) Data Analysis
12 11 (4.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 69 (30.00%) SQL
2 54 (23.48%) Java
3 46 (20.00%) C#
4 41 (17.83%) JavaScript
5 23 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.65%) PHP
7 12 (5.22%) Objective-C
8 7 (3.04%) R
8 7 (3.04%) C++
9 6 (2.61%) VB6
9 6 (2.61%) VB
10 4 (1.74%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.74%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.30%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.87%) VBA
12 2 (0.87%) Python
12 2 (0.87%) RPG
12 2 (0.87%) C
12 2 (0.87%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (5.65%) CCNA
3 10 (4.35%) CISSP
4 9 (3.91%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.48%) CEH
5 8 (3.48%) CCSP
5 8 (3.48%) CCNP
6 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.61%) ISEB
8 4 (1.74%) MCITP
9 3 (1.30%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.87%) HND
10 2 (0.87%) MCSE
10 2 (0.87%) MCSA
11 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.43%) PMP
11 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.43%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.26%) QA
2 10 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.48%) SLA
4 4 (1.74%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.96%) Cisco
3 11 (4.78%) SAP
4 9 (3.91%) Oracle
5 7 (3.04%) Adobe
6 5 (2.17%) TippingPoint
6 5 (2.17%) ArcSight
7 4 (1.74%) F5
7 4 (1.74%) Blue Coat
7 4 (1.74%) Google
7 4 (1.74%) Citrix
7 4 (1.74%) Juniper
7 4 (1.74%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.74%) Websense
7 4 (1.74%) VMware
8 3 (1.30%) Avaya
8 3 (1.30%) Veeam
8 3 (1.30%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.30%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (0.87%) Xamarin
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20-25k Annually + Benefits
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Maidstone, Kent
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + OTE £60,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £65000 Per Annum + private healthcare, gym membersh
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edenbridge
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Worldwide Travel
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £13000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 14 days ago