The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 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 Qualifications for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 21 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 14 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 10.85% 11.63% 5.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.00% 50.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
40 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 31.01% 23.26% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 19 7
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Degree
Kent

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Degree
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Degree Salary Trend in Maidstone

Degree
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Degree Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 37 (88.10%) Computer Science
2 31 (73.81%) .NET
3 27 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 26 (61.90%) C#
5 24 (57.14%) Web Services
5 24 (57.14%) MVC
5 24 (57.14%) Mobile App
6 23 (54.76%) Cocoa Touch
6 23 (54.76%) Apple iOS
6 23 (54.76%) Cocoa
6 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
6 23 (54.76%) iOS Development
7 21 (50.00%) HTML
7 21 (50.00%) Xcode
7 21 (50.00%) Objective-C
8 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
8 20 (47.62%) Windows
8 20 (47.62%) CSS
8 20 (47.62%) Android
8 20 (47.62%) WCF
8 20 (47.62%) Xamarin
9 19 (45.24%) SQL
10 15 (35.71%) OOP
10 15 (35.71%) OO
11 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
12 13 (30.95%) C
12 13 (30.95%) C++
13 12 (28.57%) VB
13 12 (28.57%) XAML
13 12 (28.57%) SQLite

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Degree 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 Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) SQLite
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) Xcode
2 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.76%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Software Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Team Leader
3 9 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Junior
6 6 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
6 6 (14.29%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (9.52%) iOS Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Software Development Team Leader
8 3 (7.14%) Graduate
9 2 (4.76%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Tester
9 2 (4.76%) Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) Web Services
3 23 (54.76%) Cocoa Touch
3 23 (54.76%) Cocoa
4 21 (50.00%) HTML
5 20 (47.62%) CSS
5 20 (47.62%) WCF
6 14 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.90%) WinForms
9 3 (7.14%) SOAP
10 2 (4.76%) XML
10 2 (4.76%) CSS3
10 2 (4.76%) HTML5
11 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
11 1 (2.38%) JSTL
11 1 (2.38%) CakePHP
11 1 (2.38%) Ajax
11 1 (2.38%) jQuery
11 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (88.10%) Computer Science
2 24 (57.14%) Mobile App
3 12 (28.57%) SystemC
4 10 (23.81%) NHS
5 2 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) FMCG
6 1 (2.38%) Social Media
6 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Apple iOS
2 20 (47.62%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Android
3 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Phone
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 24 (57.14%) MVC
3 23 (54.76%) iOS Development
4 15 (35.71%) OOP
4 15 (35.71%) OO
5 8 (19.05%) Android Development
6 6 (14.29%) Matrix Management
6 6 (14.29%) Product Management
7 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) TDD
7 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.76%) System Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.38%) Web Development
8 1 (2.38%) Content Management
8 1 (2.38%) Network Management
8 1 (2.38%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 19 (45.24%) SQL
5 13 (30.95%) C
5 13 (30.95%) C++
6 12 (28.57%) VB
6 12 (28.57%) XAML
7 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
8 4 (9.52%) Java
8 4 (9.52%) PHP
9 1 (2.38%) Python
9 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft
2 20 (47.62%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) Sony