Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 103 72
Rank change year-on-year +49 -31 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 36 7 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.66% 0.53% 3.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.06% 2.23% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 54
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £19,500 £28,350 £23,850
90th Percentile £43,750 £62,500 £51,375
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 239 314 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.31% 23.91% 27.57%
Number of salaries quoted 210 288 427
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £20,875 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 - 15 £20,000 -
Folkestone - 11 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +8 4 £40,000 - 1
Maidstone -8 1 £42,500 -29.17% 1
Canterbury - 1 £22,500 - 4
Chatham - 1 £35,000 -
Computer Science Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 36 (100.00%) Degree
2 35 (97.22%) Computer Science
3 30 (83.33%) SQL
4 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 20 (55.56%) C#
7 19 (52.78%) .NET
8 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (44.44%) Visual Studio
9 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
9 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
10 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (41.67%) HTML
10 15 (41.67%) CSS
10 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (30.56%) API Development
11 11 (30.56%) API Design
11 11 (30.56%) SOLID
11 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
11 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
11 11 (30.56%) Subversion
12 10 (27.78%) Marketing
12 10 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (16.67%) MVC
15 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
16 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server

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 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (30.56%) Git (software)
3 11 (30.56%) Subversion
4 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.56%) JIRA
6 2 (5.56%) Selenium
7 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 10 (27.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 16 (44.44%) Graduate
3 11 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (27.78%) ASP Developer
4 10 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (19.44%) DBA
6 7 (19.44%) Graduate DBA
6 7 (19.44%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 7 (19.44%) SQL DBA
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Junior
8 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 15 (41.67%) CSS
3 15 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (8.33%) LINQ
6 3 (8.33%) React
6 3 (8.33%) Vue.js
6 3 (8.33%) WCF
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.78%) LESS
8 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.78%) RESTful
8 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (97.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) AS400
3 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) iSeries
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) API Design
1 11 (30.56%) API Development
1 11 (30.56%) SOLID
2 10 (27.78%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.33%) OO
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) MVVM
7 2 (5.56%) OOD
7 2 (5.56%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) C#
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) DataCash