The first table below looks at the demand for the Graduate role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate
Rank 48 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.61% - 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% - 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £22,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -
Job Titles Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
249 80 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 100.00% 97.56% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 150 75 64
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Graduate
Kent

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Graduate
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Graduate Salary Trend in Maidstone

Graduate
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title.

1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) CAD
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Social Network
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region that cited Graduate in their job title 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 with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
1 1 (25.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CAD
1 1 (25.00%) SEO
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft