The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 11.72% 8.75% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.00% 63.64% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £24,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 39.06% 13.75% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 45 11 19
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 £34,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Kent

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 29 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 37 (90.24%) Degree
2 31 (75.61%) .NET
3 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
4 25 (60.98%) MVC
5 24 (58.54%) C#
5 24 (58.54%) Mobile App
6 23 (56.10%) iOS Development
6 23 (56.10%) Apple iOS
6 23 (56.10%) Cocoa Touch
6 23 (56.10%) HTML
6 23 (56.10%) Web Services
6 23 (56.10%) Cocoa
7 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
7 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
7 22 (53.66%) CSS
8 21 (51.22%) Windows
8 21 (51.22%) Xcode
8 21 (51.22%) Objective-C
8 21 (51.22%) WCF
9 20 (48.78%) Android
9 20 (48.78%) Xamarin
10 17 (41.46%) SQL
11 16 (39.02%) .NET Framework
12 15 (36.59%) OOP
12 15 (36.59%) OO
13 12 (29.27%) VB
13 12 (29.27%) C++
13 12 (29.27%) C
13 12 (29.27%) XAML
13 12 (29.27%) SQLite

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQLite
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Xcode
2 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.88%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Team Leader
3 9 (21.95%) Software Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (17.07%) Junior Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Junior
6 6 (14.63%) Software Team Leader
6 6 (14.63%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) iOS Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Software Development Team Leader
8 3 (7.32%) Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Tester
9 2 (4.88%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) .NET
2 23 (56.10%) Web Services
2 23 (56.10%) Cocoa
2 23 (56.10%) HTML
2 23 (56.10%) Cocoa Touch
3 22 (53.66%) CSS
4 21 (51.22%) WCF
5 16 (39.02%) .NET Framework
6 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.20%) WinForms
8 4 (9.76%) CSS3
8 4 (9.76%) HTML5
9 2 (4.88%) jQuery
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.88%) SOAP
9 2 (4.88%) XML
10 1 (2.44%) XHTML
10 1 (2.44%) LAMP
10 1 (2.44%) CakePHP
10 1 (2.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (58.54%) Mobile App
2 12 (29.27%) SystemC
3 10 (24.39%) NHS
4 3 (7.32%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) W3C
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Apple iOS
2 21 (51.22%) Windows
3 20 (48.78%) Android
4 10 (24.39%) Windows 8
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Phone
5 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
2 25 (60.98%) MVC
3 23 (56.10%) iOS Development
4 15 (36.59%) OOP
4 15 (36.59%) OO
5 8 (19.51%) Android Development
6 6 (14.63%) Matrix Management
6 6 (14.63%) Product Management
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.88%) System Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.88%) Requirements Management
8 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
9 1 (2.44%) Risk Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 21 (51.22%) Objective-C
4 17 (41.46%) SQL
5 12 (29.27%) VB
5 12 (29.27%) C
5 12 (29.27%) XAML
5 12 (29.27%) C++
6 5 (12.20%) PHP
6 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (90.24%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 20 (48.78%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.88%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) Sony
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
Maidstone
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago