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 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
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 32 42 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.97% 0.89% 11.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.77% 1.94% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
52 103 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 34.21% 45.98% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 49 78 20
Average salary £37,500 £39,191 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.31% +33.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,414 £30,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (16.67%) NancyFx
5 1 (16.67%) XHTML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) NancyFx
3 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sony