Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Kent
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 58 104
Rank change year-on-year -28 +46 -37
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 10 31 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.08% 3.20% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 14.22% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 5
Kent median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £23,500 £19,500 £28,350
90th Percentile £46,000 £43,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -3.61%

Computer Science 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 Kent with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Kent
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 220 218 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.71% 22.50% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 169 187 291
Kent median annual salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,200 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Kent

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Kent

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Kent over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Kent

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Kent region over the 6 months to 6 December 2019. 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
West Malling - 2 £32,500 -
Folkestone -3 1 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -5 1 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Canterbury - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) Fund Management
4 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
4 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) AWS
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (20.00%) Ranorex
5 2 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) React
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Confluence
5 2 (20.00%) MVVM
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing

Computer Science Degree
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Tricentis Tosca
3 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Ranorex
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Graduate
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) React
3 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Autofac
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) lodash
4 1 (10.00%) Redux
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Fund Management
3 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Wealth Management
4 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) MVVM
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) White-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) ES6
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) HND
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com