Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Folkestone with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Kent > Folkestone
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 19 27
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Degree 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 10.53% 2.78% 3.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.00% 5.71% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Folkestone median annual salary £44,500 £43,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.71% +19.86% +16.80%
10th Percentile £43,250 £38,375 £32,250
90th Percentile £45,750 £48,125 £42,150
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -35.29% +6.25% -2.44%

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 Folkestone with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Folkestone
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 25 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Folkestone 43.86% 48.61% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 11
Folkestone median annual salary £26,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% -12.50% +28.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,750 £46,250 £61,125
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% -9.41%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Folkestone

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Folkestone

Degree
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Salary trend for Degree in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Folkestone region with a requirement for Degree.

1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Folkestone 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle