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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.92% 4.85% 7.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.81% 13.89% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% +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
27 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 26.47% 34.95% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 21
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (81.82%) .NET
1 18 (81.82%) Degree
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
2 16 (72.73%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
4 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) C#
5 11 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (50.00%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) WCF
5 11 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 11 (50.00%) User Experience
6 10 (45.45%) iOS Development
6 10 (45.45%) Xamarin
6 10 (45.45%) Cocoa Touch
6 10 (45.45%) Apple iOS
6 10 (45.45%) Android
6 10 (45.45%) Cocoa
6 10 (45.45%) Xcode
6 10 (45.45%) Objective-C
6 10 (45.45%) Web Services
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) OOP
7 8 (36.36%) OO
7 8 (36.36%) C++
7 8 (36.36%) VB
7 8 (36.36%) XAML
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 8 (36.36%) Windows 8

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQLite
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Xcode
2 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.55%) Ranorex
2 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Junior
2 5 (22.73%) Team Leader
2 5 (22.73%) Development Team Leader
2 5 (22.73%) Junior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) .NET
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
2 16 (72.73%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) WCF
4 10 (45.45%) Cocoa Touch
4 10 (45.45%) Cocoa
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 4 (18.18%) WinForms
7 4 (18.18%) CSS3
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
8 1 (4.55%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) CakePHP
8 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.55%) SOAP
8 1 (4.55%) XML
8 1 (4.55%) XHTML
8 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 11 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 3 (13.64%) NHS
3 2 (9.09%) SystemC
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 10 (45.45%) Android
3 8 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Phone
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (45.45%) iOS Development
5 8 (36.36%) OOP
5 8 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) Coaching
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
8 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
8 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 2 (9.09%) Android Development
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
9 1 (4.55%) System Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
9 1 (4.55%) Web Accessibility
9 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
9 1 (4.55%) Product Management
9 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
9 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) Objective-C
4 8 (36.36%) C++
4 8 (36.36%) VB
4 8 (36.36%) XAML
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
6 3 (13.64%) Java
7 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) HND
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Xamarin
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Sony
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