Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 33 9
Rank change year-on-year +23 -24 +19
Permanent jobs citing Degree 29 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 23.39% 0.91% 18.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 78.38% 25.00% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 23
Dartford median annual salary £45,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £34,500 - £39,000
90th Percentile £55,250 - £45,750
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -31.25% +8.11% -12.94%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Dartford
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 37 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 29.84% 3.64% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 30
Dartford median annual salary £45,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% +52.94% -12.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £62,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £80,700 £44,000
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -15.29%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dartford.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Dartford

Degree
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for Degree in Dartford

Degree
Salary Histogram in Dartford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Dartford over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Dartford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dartford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 16 (55.17%) Electronics
2 12 (41.38%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) C++
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) Video Processing
5 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
5 7 (24.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (24.14%) CAE
5 7 (24.14%) CAD
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) VHDL
5 7 (24.14%) Device Driver
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) OO
6 6 (20.69%) WPF
7 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
8 4 (13.79%) Validation
8 4 (13.79%) Automotive
8 4 (13.79%) Python
8 4 (13.79%) Linux
8 4 (13.79%) Java
9 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
9 3 (10.34%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (10.34%) MVVM
9 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
9 3 (10.34%) OOD
9 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.34%) WinForms

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (55.17%) Electronics
2 4 (13.79%) Automotive
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Hardware Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Development Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) FPGA Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) VHDL Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded Java Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) WPF
2 3 (10.34%) WinForms
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Device Driver
1 7 (24.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 7 (24.14%) VHDL
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) Video Processing
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) CAD
3 7 (24.14%) CAE
3 7 (24.14%) Visualisation
4 6 (20.69%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) Validation
7 3 (10.34%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.34%) MVVM
7 3 (10.34%) OOD
8 2 (6.90%) UML
9 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) ETL
9 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.45%) OOP
9 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Mitel