Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 94 76
Rank change year-on-year +40 -18 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 40 14 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.81% 1.06% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.61% 4.32% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 47
Kent median annual salary £22,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% -11.11% +33.33%
10th Percentile £19,500 £28,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £47,500 £50,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

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 294 324 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.97% 24.62% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 253 286 509
Kent median annual salary £36,176 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.36% -12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,375 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +5.88%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 +18 18 £20,000 -52.94%
Folkestone - 9 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +9 5 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Canterbury +13 1 £22,500 -47.06%
Maidstone -3 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Sevenoaks - 1 £30,000 - 1
Chatham - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 40 (100.00%) Degree
2 38 (95.00%) Computer Science
3 32 (80.00%) SQL
4 31 (77.50%) SQL Server
5 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
6 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (47.50%) Visual Studio
7 18 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (45.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 17 (42.50%) C#
9 16 (40.00%) .NET
10 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
11 14 (35.00%) CSS
11 14 (35.00%) HTML
12 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
12 9 (22.50%) Subversion
12 9 (22.50%) API Development
12 9 (22.50%) API Design
12 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
12 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (22.50%) SOLID
13 8 (20.00%) Marketing
13 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (17.50%) MVC
14 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
15 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) PaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DHCP
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Skype
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (77.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Visual Studio
2 18 (45.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (22.50%) Subversion
4 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.50%) Selenium
7 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 8 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) German Language
2 1 (2.50%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.50%) Japanese Language
2 1 (2.50%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Graduate
3 15 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (20.00%) ASP Developer
5 8 (20.00%) DBA
5 8 (20.00%) Graduate DBA
5 8 (20.00%) Graduate SQL Developer
5 8 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) IT Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Graduate Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 14 (35.00%) CSS
3 14 (35.00%) HTML
4 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (10.00%) LINQ
6 4 (10.00%) React
6 4 (10.00%) Vue.js
6 4 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.50%) LESS
8 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.50%) RESTful
8 1 (2.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (95.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) AS400
2 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) iSeries
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) API Design
1 9 (22.50%) API Development
1 9 (22.50%) SOLID
2 8 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (17.50%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Release Management
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
7 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.00%) TDD
9 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.50%) ITIL
9 1 (2.50%) OO
9 1 (2.50%) OOP
9 1 (2.50%) Scrum
9 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Avaya
3 1 (2.50%) DataCash
3 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.50%) Veeam