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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South East / Kent
Rank 23 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 71 153 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.51% 13.55% 11.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.71% 43.84% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 44 126 101
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
152 349 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.23% 30.91% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 110 287 214
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

Degree Salary Histogram in Kent

Degree
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -19 15 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Tunbridge Wells -5 9 £45,000 +60.71% 2
Folkestone 0 8 £30,001 -31.42% 1
Chatham -1 7 - -
Dover - 6 £47,500 -
Sevenoaks +8 3 £25,000 -
Rochester 0 2 £29,000 -3.33%
Sandwich 0 1 - -
Canterbury -1 1 - - 1
West Malling -5 1 - -
Dartford -9 1 - - 1
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Degree.

1 56 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 48 (32.43%) SQL
3 36 (24.32%) Java
3 36 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (23.65%) Finance
5 30 (20.27%) Web Services
5 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
6 29 (19.59%) Project Management
7 28 (18.92%) XML
7 28 (18.92%) Git (software)
8 27 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (17.57%) C#
10 24 (16.22%) MS Office
11 23 (15.54%) MVC
12 22 (14.86%) Android
12 22 (14.86%) REST
13 21 (14.19%) Android Development
13 21 (14.19%) Line Management
13 21 (14.19%) Mobile Development
14 19 (12.84%) Android SDK
14 19 (12.84%) Mobile App
14 19 (12.84%) HP
14 19 (12.84%) JSON
15 18 (12.16%) Legal
15 18 (12.16%) Windows
16 17 (11.49%) Linux
16 17 (11.49%) .NET
16 17 (11.49%) JavaScript
16 17 (11.49%) Eclipse
16 17 (11.49%) Mathematics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.08%) WordPress
2 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.35%) SAS
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (16.22%) MS Office
2 16 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 12 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.68%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) Google App Engine
1 9 (6.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.35%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) DHCP
1 7 (4.73%) LAN
1 7 (4.73%) WAN
2 6 (4.05%) Firewall
2 6 (4.05%) Internet
3 4 (2.70%) SNMP
3 4 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.03%) Network Security
5 2 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (1.35%) DNS
5 2 (1.35%) Skype
6 1 (0.68%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.68%) CDMA
6 1 (0.68%) GSM
6 1 (0.68%) LTE
6 1 (0.68%) UMTS
6 1 (0.68%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.08%) BigQuery
4 7 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.38%) Big Data
5 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.35%) SQL CLR
8 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.68%) MySQL
9 1 (0.68%) Power BI
9 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 28 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.49%) Eclipse
3 11 (7.43%) JIRA
4 10 (6.76%) Selenium
4 10 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.08%) HP UFT
5 9 (6.08%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.38%) Ranorex
6 5 (3.38%) Robot Framework
6 5 (3.38%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.70%) Moq
7 4 (2.70%) NUnit
8 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.35%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.35%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.35%) Subversion
10 1 (0.68%) Bower
10 1 (0.68%) git-flow
10 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.68%) Maven
General
1 35 (23.65%) Finance
2 18 (12.16%) Legal
3 12 (8.11%) Marketing
4 10 (6.76%) Games
5 5 (3.38%) Electronics
6 2 (1.35%) Automotive
6 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (33.11%) Developer
2 28 (18.92%) Graduate
3 24 (16.22%) Graduate Developer
4 22 (14.86%) Analyst
5 21 (14.19%) Android Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Project Manager
7 12 (8.11%) Junior
8 10 (6.76%) IT Manager
8 10 (6.76%) IT Project Manager
8 10 (6.76%) Java Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Junior Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Test Manager
10 7 (4.73%) Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) IT Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) IT Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) IT Security Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Security Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.27%) Web Services
2 28 (18.92%) XML
3 22 (14.86%) REST
4 19 (12.84%) Android SDK
4 19 (12.84%) JSON
5 17 (11.49%) .NET
6 10 (6.76%) AngularJS
7 9 (6.08%) CSS
7 9 (6.08%) J2EE
7 9 (6.08%) OAuth
7 9 (6.08%) Servlets
8 8 (5.41%) HTML
9 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.38%) SOAP
10 4 (2.70%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.70%) Entity Framework
10 4 (2.70%) jQuery
10 4 (2.70%) LINQ
10 4 (2.70%) WCF
10 4 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 36 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (12.84%) Mobile App
4 11 (7.43%) User Experience
5 9 (6.08%) Xbox
6 7 (4.73%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.05%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.70%) e-Health
9 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.03%) Fintech
10 2 (1.35%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.35%) iPad
11 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.68%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.86%) Android
2 18 (12.16%) Windows
3 17 (11.49%) Linux
4 5 (3.38%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.70%) Unix
6 2 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.59%) Project Management
2 27 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (15.54%) MVC
4 21 (14.19%) Android Development
4 21 (14.19%) Line Management
4 21 (14.19%) Mobile Development
5 17 (11.49%) Mathematics
5 17 (11.49%) Memory Management
6 16 (10.81%) System Testing
7 15 (10.14%) Analytics
8 14 (9.46%) Software Engineering
8 14 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (9.46%) Web Development
9 12 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (8.11%) UML
10 11 (7.43%) DevOps
10 11 (7.43%) Load Testing
10 11 (7.43%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.43%) Test Automation
10 11 (7.43%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 48 (32.43%) SQL
2 36 (24.32%) Java
3 26 (17.57%) C#
4 17 (11.49%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.78%) C++
6 11 (7.43%) PHP
7 8 (5.41%) Python
7 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.05%) C
8 6 (4.05%) R
9 4 (2.70%) VB
10 3 (2.03%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.35%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.35%) VBA
12 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (6.08%) ISTQB
2 8 (5.41%) CEH
2 8 (5.41%) CREST Certified
2 8 (5.41%) OSCP
2 8 (5.41%) SANS
3 7 (4.73%) ISEB
3 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.70%) PhD
6 3 (2.03%) CCNA
6 3 (2.03%) MCSA
6 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.35%) HND
7 2 (1.35%) MCP
7 2 (1.35%) MCSE
8 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.68%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (5.41%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.05%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.70%) vSphere
4 2 (1.35%) Docker
4 2 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.68%) Firmware
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (9.46%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.38%) SCCM
3 4 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (2.70%) Nagios
3 4 (2.70%) OpenView
3 4 (2.70%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.84%) HP
3 11 (7.43%) Google
4 9 (6.08%) Perforce
4 9 (6.08%) Tableau
5 6 (4.05%) VMware
6 5 (3.38%) Apple
6 5 (3.38%) Cisco
7 4 (2.70%) BMC
7 4 (2.70%) CA
7 4 (2.70%) Compuware
7 4 (2.70%) Dynatrace
7 4 (2.70%) F5
7 4 (2.70%) IBM
7 4 (2.70%) Nimsoft
8 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.03%) Oracle
8 3 (2.03%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.03%) Thunderhead
9 2 (1.35%) Blue Coat
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onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Dartford, Kent
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Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Maidstone, Kent
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Posted: 15 days ago
Maidstone
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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