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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 11.29% 8.54% 3.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 29.79% 63.64% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 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 £25,700 £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
47 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 37.90% 13.41% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42 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 22 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 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 38 (92.68%) Degree
2 30 (73.17%) .NET
3 27 (65.85%) Software Engineering
4 25 (60.98%) MVC
4 25 (60.98%) Mobile App
5 24 (58.54%) Cocoa Touch
5 24 (58.54%) Apple iOS
5 24 (58.54%) iOS Development
5 24 (58.54%) Cocoa
5 24 (58.54%) Web Services
6 23 (56.10%) C#
6 23 (56.10%) HTML
7 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
7 22 (53.66%) CSS
7 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
7 22 (53.66%) Xcode
7 22 (53.66%) Objective-C
8 21 (51.22%) Windows
9 20 (48.78%) Xamarin
9 20 (48.78%) WCF
9 20 (48.78%) Android
10 17 (41.46%) SQL
11 16 (39.02%) OOP
11 16 (39.02%) OO
12 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
13 12 (29.27%) SQLite
13 12 (29.27%) SystemC
13 12 (29.27%) VB
13 12 (29.27%) C++
13 12 (29.27%) C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Xcode
2 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.88%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Software Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Team Leader
3 9 (21.95%) Software Developer
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%) Software Development Team Leader
7 4 (9.76%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) QA Tester
9 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Tester
9 2 (4.88%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) .NET
2 24 (58.54%) Cocoa Touch
2 24 (58.54%) Cocoa
2 24 (58.54%) Web Services
3 23 (56.10%) HTML
4 22 (53.66%) CSS
5 20 (48.78%) WCF
6 15 (36.59%) .NET Framework
7 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
8 5 (12.20%) WinForms
9 4 (9.76%) CSS3
9 4 (9.76%) HTML5
10 2 (4.88%) XML
10 2 (4.88%) SOAP
10 2 (4.88%) jQuery
11 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 1 (2.44%) Ajax
11 1 (2.44%) CakePHP
11 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
11 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (60.98%) Mobile App
2 12 (29.27%) SystemC
3 10 (24.39%) NHS
4 3 (7.32%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) 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 27 (65.85%) Software Engineering
2 25 (60.98%) MVC
3 24 (58.54%) iOS Development
4 16 (39.02%) OOP
4 16 (39.02%) OO
5 8 (19.51%) Android Development
6 6 (14.63%) Matrix Management
6 6 (14.63%) Product Management
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.88%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.88%) System Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Requirements Management
8 2 (4.88%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Change Control
9 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.44%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) Objective-C
3 17 (41.46%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) VB
4 12 (29.27%) C++
4 12 (29.27%) C
4 12 (29.27%) XAML
5 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
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%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) Sony