Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 102 85
Rank change year-on-year +25 -17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 34 16 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.91% 1.11% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.63% 5.23% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 42
Kent median annual salary £20,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £47,250 £50,000
South East median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -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 320 306 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 27.35% 21.32% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 284 256 555
Kent median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,125 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +12 18 £20,000 -52.94%
Folkestone - 8 £35,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +5 2 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Sevenoaks - 2 £37,500 -
Canterbury +11 1 £22,500 -47.06% 1
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 34 (100.00%) Degree
2 32 (94.12%) Computer Science
3 30 (88.24%) SQL Server
4 28 (82.35%) SQL
5 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
6 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
7 18 (52.94%) Visual Studio
7 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 12 (35.29%) .NET
8 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 12 (35.29%) C#
9 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
10 10 (29.41%) HTML
10 10 (29.41%) CSS
11 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
11 8 (23.53%) Subversion
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (23.53%) API Development
11 8 (23.53%) API Design
11 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 8 (23.53%) SOLID
12 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (20.59%) Marketing
13 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (11.76%) VMware
14 4 (11.76%) Active Directory

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 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) Skype
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 18 (52.94%) Visual Studio
2 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (20.59%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) German Language
2 1 (2.94%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.94%) Japanese Language
2 1 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Graduate
3 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 8 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 8 (23.53%) DBA
4 8 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Graduate DBA
4 8 (23.53%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Graduate SQL Developer
4 8 (23.53%) SQL DBA
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Developer
5 7 (20.59%) ASP Developer
5 7 (20.59%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) IT Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) IT Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
1 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.82%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (5.88%) LINQ
5 2 (5.88%) React
5 2 (5.88%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 2 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (94.12%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) API Design
1 8 (23.53%) API Development
1 8 (23.53%) SOLID
2 7 (20.59%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.82%) MVC
4 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.88%) OO
4 2 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) OOP
5 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
5 1 (2.94%) SDLC
5 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Avaya
3 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.94%) Veeam