Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 128 145
Rank change year-on-year +37 +17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 19 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.44% 0.059% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.48% 0.24% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 2
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £25,000 £18,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +110.00% +37.93% +29.46%
10th Percentile £33,125 £20,500 £14,388
90th Percentile £58,750 £29,500 £22,763
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 254 413 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.32% 24.19% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 207 363 373
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -14.12%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +6.63%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Kent

Broadband
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Broadband in Kent

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in Kent

Broadband
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 15 £52,500 - 1
Canterbury - 3 £35,000 -
Gravesend - 1 £60,000 -
Broadband
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband 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 Kent region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) Scrum
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) MSTest
1 19 (100.00%) Kanban
2 18 (94.74%) Spring.NET
2 18 (94.74%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (94.74%) Unity DI Container
2 18 (94.74%) MVVM
2 18 (94.74%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (94.74%) Moq
2 18 (94.74%) Castle Windsor
2 18 (94.74%) Ninject
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) NUnit
2 18 (94.74%) Telecoms
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (94.74%) Dependency Injection
2 18 (94.74%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2016
2 18 (94.74%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (78.95%) WPF
4 3 (15.79%) VB
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) WCF

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) MSTest
2 18 (94.74%) Moq
2 18 (94.74%) NUnit
2 18 (94.74%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 18 (94.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (94.74%) Telecoms Developer
3 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) Castle Windsor
2 18 (94.74%) Ninject
2 18 (94.74%) Spring.NET
2 18 (94.74%) Unity DI Container
3 15 (78.95%) WPF
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceStack
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (94.74%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Kanban
1 19 (100.00%) Scrum
2 18 (94.74%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (94.74%) Dependency Injection
2 18 (94.74%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (94.74%) MVVM
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) VB
2 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) SQL