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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 148 130 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 12.71% 10.55% 9.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.34% 37.25% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 124 107 57
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,800 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
294 349 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.26% 28.33% 28.59%
Number of salaries quoted 264 304 178
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 December 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 December 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
Tunbridge Wells +18 38 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Maidstone +17 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Sittingbourne - 12 £47,500 -
Dartford -18 10 £48,750 +8.33%
Folkestone -7 9 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Sevenoaks +1 8 £45,000 +2.27%
Rochester +13 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Chatham - 4 £40,000 -
Canterbury -9 2 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Deal - 1 £32,500 -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 106 (35.93%) SQL
2 85 (28.81%) Windows
2 85 (28.81%) Computer Science
3 74 (25.08%) C#
4 70 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (20.00%) Linux
5 59 (20.00%) .NET
6 55 (18.64%) Software Engineering
7 51 (17.29%) XML
7 51 (17.29%) Java
7 51 (17.29%) Finance
8 50 (16.95%) JavaScript
8 50 (16.95%) HTML
9 48 (16.27%) SQL Server
10 45 (15.25%) Project Management
11 44 (14.92%) Web Services
12 40 (13.56%) MS Excel
13 37 (12.54%) Microsoft
13 37 (12.54%) MVC
13 37 (12.54%) ASP.NET
14 35 (11.86%) SOAP
14 35 (11.86%) C++
14 35 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (11.53%) Eclipse
16 32 (10.85%) CSS
16 32 (10.85%) OO
17 31 (10.51%) T-SQL
18 29 (9.83%) Marketing
19 28 (9.49%) SoapUI
19 28 (9.49%) MySQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (7.12%) Apache
2 13 (4.41%) JBoss
3 11 (3.73%) WordPress
4 8 (2.71%) CMS
5 6 (2.03%) IIS
5 6 (2.03%) Lotus Domino
5 6 (2.03%) IBM Connections
6 5 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.69%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.69%) SAS
7 4 (1.36%) ColdFusion
7 4 (1.36%) Confluence
7 4 (1.36%) Railo
8 3 (1.02%) ExpressionEngine
8 3 (1.02%) Documentum
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.68%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.78%) MS Office
3 8 (2.71%) Acrobat
3 8 (2.71%) AutoCAD
4 6 (2.03%) Mathematica
5 5 (1.69%) Simulink
6 4 (1.36%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.36%) SPSS
7 3 (1.02%) MS Project
8 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.34%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.81%) TCP/IP
2 23 (7.80%) Firewall
3 8 (2.71%) Internet
3 8 (2.71%) IP Telephony
4 7 (2.37%) LAN
4 7 (2.37%) WAN
5 6 (2.03%) Intranet
6 5 (1.69%) HTTP
6 5 (1.69%) SMS
6 5 (1.69%) SSL
6 5 (1.69%) SAN
7 4 (1.36%) CTI
8 3 (1.02%) Wireless
9 2 (0.68%) Network Security
9 2 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.27%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.49%) MySQL
3 16 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.07%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.73%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.03%) Redis
8 6 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.69%) DTS
9 5 (1.69%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.34%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) SQLite
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 34 (11.53%) Eclipse
2 28 (9.49%) SoapUI
3 26 (8.81%) Git (software)
4 15 (5.08%) Ranorex
5 13 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.41%) Ant
5 13 (4.41%) JUnit
6 12 (4.07%) TestNG
7 10 (3.39%) Subversion
8 6 (2.03%) NCrunch
9 5 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.69%) Maven
10 4 (1.36%) JIRA
10 4 (1.36%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.68%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.34%) Mockito
13 1 (0.34%) JSUnit
13 1 (0.34%) EasyMock
13 1 (0.34%) Robotium
General
1 51 (17.29%) Finance
2 29 (9.83%) Marketing
3 25 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 22 (7.46%) Electronics
5 8 (2.71%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.37%) Publishing
6 7 (2.37%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.03%) Advertising
8 5 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.36%) Military
9 4 (1.36%) Banking
9 4 (1.36%) Retail
10 3 (1.02%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 120 (40.68%) Developer
2 34 (11.53%) Analyst
3 25 (8.47%) Software Engineer
4 24 (8.14%) C# Developer
5 21 (7.12%) Junior
6 20 (6.78%) Applications Developer
7 19 (6.44%) Software Developer
8 18 (6.10%) .NET Developer
9 16 (5.42%) Business Analyst
9 16 (5.42%) Consultant
10 15 (5.08%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.08%) Test Engineer
10 15 (5.08%) Android Developer
10 15 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (4.75%) Java Developer
11 14 (4.75%) Graduate
12 13 (4.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 13 (4.41%) Junior Developer
12 13 (4.41%) C# Application Developer
12 13 (4.41%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (20.00%) .NET
2 51 (17.29%) XML
3 50 (16.95%) HTML
4 44 (14.92%) Web Services
5 37 (12.54%) ASP.NET
6 35 (11.86%) SOAP
7 32 (10.85%) CSS
8 26 (8.81%) REST
9 25 (8.47%) jQuery
10 22 (7.46%) WCF
11 19 (6.44%) JSON
12 16 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (5.08%) RESTful
13 15 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (5.08%) MSMQ
14 14 (4.75%) OpenGL
14 14 (4.75%) J2EE
14 14 (4.75%) .NET Framework
15 13 (4.41%) JSTL
15 13 (4.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 85 (28.81%) Computer Science
2 35 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.14%) Management Information System
4 23 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (7.46%) Mathematics
6 15 (5.08%) Mobile App
7 12 (4.07%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (3.73%) Social Media
8 11 (3.73%) Physics
9 10 (3.39%) Data Integration
9 10 (3.39%) Visualisation
10 9 (3.05%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (3.05%) User Experience
11 8 (2.71%) Open Source
12 7 (2.37%) Blog
12 7 (2.37%) Economics
13 5 (1.69%) Replication
13 5 (1.69%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.69%) Social Network
14 4 (1.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 85 (28.81%) Windows
2 59 (20.00%) Linux
3 17 (5.76%) AIX
4 15 (5.08%) Android
5 10 (3.39%) Windows 7
6 8 (2.71%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.69%) VMS
7 5 (1.69%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.68%) UNIX
10 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (18.64%) Software Engineering
3 45 (15.25%) Project Management
4 37 (12.54%) MVC
5 32 (10.85%) OO
6 27 (9.15%) OOD
7 26 (8.81%) UML
7 26 (8.81%) Unit Testing
7 26 (8.81%) System Testing
8 24 (8.14%) Software Architecture
9 22 (7.46%) Web Development
9 22 (7.46%) ITIL
10 18 (6.10%) PRINCE2
10 18 (6.10%) SOA
10 18 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (6.10%) Multithreading
11 17 (5.76%) Time Management
12 16 (5.42%) Scrum
12 16 (5.42%) ETL
13 15 (5.08%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 106 (35.93%) SQL
2 74 (25.08%) C#
3 51 (17.29%) Java
4 50 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 35 (11.86%) C++
6 31 (10.51%) T-SQL
7 19 (6.44%) C
8 13 (4.41%) MATLAB
9 11 (3.73%) PHP
10 10 (3.39%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.71%) Embedded C++
12 7 (2.37%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.03%) LotusScript
13 6 (2.03%) Formula Language
14 5 (1.69%) Perl
15 4 (1.36%) R
16 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.68%) Ada
17 2 (0.68%) Fortran
18 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (6.10%) ISEB
2 13 (4.41%) CISSP
3 12 (4.07%) HNC
3 12 (4.07%) HND
4 10 (3.39%) MCSE
4 10 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.03%) CEH
6 4 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.02%) CCNA
8 2 (0.68%) MCP
8 2 (0.68%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.68%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.68%) SSCP
8 2 (0.68%) CISA
8 2 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.68%) IIBA
8 2 (0.68%) MCITP
9 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (6.44%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.03%) COBIT
4 3 (1.02%) QA
5 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.02%) Firmware
3 1 (0.34%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.69%) Capistrano
2 5 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (12.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.10%) Cisco
2 18 (6.10%) Oracle
3 16 (5.42%) HP
4 15 (5.08%) CheckPoint
5 14 (4.75%) Adobe
6 12 (4.07%) Apple
7 8 (2.71%) Quark
8 7 (2.37%) Google
8 7 (2.37%) IBM
9 6 (2.03%) Cognos
9 6 (2.03%) Lotus
9 6 (2.03%) VMware
9 6 (2.03%) LogRhythm
10 5 (1.69%) Percona
11 4 (1.36%) SAP
12 3 (1.02%) Thunderhead
13 2 (0.68%) Websense
13 2 (0.68%) Juniper
14 1 (0.34%) BMC
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + pension, Medical Ins, LA + other bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Canterbury
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
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