The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Sevenoaks region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 8 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 3 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 13.04% 34.29% 33.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% 41.38% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 9
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Degree
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sevenoaks region.

Qualifications Category
Sevenoaks
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sevenoaks 13.04% 82.86% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 13
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Sevenoaks

Degree
Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

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

Degree Salary Trend in Sevenoaks

Degree
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks 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 9 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (100.00%) Physics
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 9 (100.00%) OOD
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Mathematica
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate
3 3 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) Fortran
3 3 (33.33%) R
3 3 (33.33%) 3D Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Algorithms

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Sevenoaks by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sevenoaks 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.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematica
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Programmer
3 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (100.00%) Physics
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 3 (33.33%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Fortran
3 3 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Postgraduate