The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 13 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 10.48% 5.68% 2.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 32.50% 31.25% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Miscellaneous Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 32.26% 18.18% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 15
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Maidstone region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Maidstone

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science.

1 29 (87.88%) Degree
2 26 (78.79%) .NET
3 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
4 19 (57.58%) C#
5 18 (54.55%) HTML
5 18 (54.55%) MVC
5 18 (54.55%) Mobile App
6 17 (51.52%) iOS Development
6 17 (51.52%) WCF
6 17 (51.52%) Apple iOS
6 17 (51.52%) Cocoa Touch
6 17 (51.52%) Cocoa
6 17 (51.52%) Xcode
6 17 (51.52%) Objective-C
6 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
6 17 (51.52%) CSS
6 17 (51.52%) Web Services
6 17 (51.52%) Windows
6 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
7 16 (48.48%) Android
7 16 (48.48%) Xamarin
8 12 (36.36%) SQL
8 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
9 10 (30.30%) NHS
10 9 (27.27%) OOP
10 9 (27.27%) OO
10 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
11 8 (24.24%) XAML
11 8 (24.24%) C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Computer Science 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 Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQLite
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Xcode
2 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.06%) Ranorex
3 1 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Team Leader
2 8 (24.24%) Development Team Leader
3 7 (21.21%) Junior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Junior
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Software Development Team Leader
5 4 (12.12%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 18 (54.55%) HTML
3 17 (51.52%) Cocoa Touch
3 17 (51.52%) CSS
3 17 (51.52%) Web Services
3 17 (51.52%) Cocoa
3 17 (51.52%) WCF
4 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.15%) WinForms
7 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 4 (12.12%) CSS3
8 2 (6.06%) XML
8 2 (6.06%) SOAP
9 1 (3.03%) XHTML
9 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.03%) Apache Flex
9 1 (3.03%) CakePHP
9 1 (3.03%) jQuery
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Mobile App
2 10 (30.30%) NHS
3 8 (24.24%) SystemC
4 3 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (3.03%) Social Media
5 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) Windows
1 17 (51.52%) Apple iOS
2 16 (48.48%) Android
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 8
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Phone
4 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
2 18 (54.55%) MVC
3 17 (51.52%) iOS Development
4 9 (27.27%) OOP
4 9 (27.27%) OO
5 8 (24.24%) Android Development
6 4 (12.12%) Matrix Management
6 4 (12.12%) Product Management
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.06%) Requirements Management
8 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.06%) System Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.03%) Risk Analytics
9 1 (3.03%) Analytics
9 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
2 17 (51.52%) Objective-C
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) VB
4 8 (24.24%) C
4 8 (24.24%) XAML
4 8 (24.24%) C++
5 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.09%) Java
6 3 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (87.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.06%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Sony
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
Maidstone
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefit
Posted: 14 days ago