Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 86 127
Rank change year-on-year +37 +41 -52
Permanent jobs citing Internet 67 45 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.33% 2.79% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.57% 14.52% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 13
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £19,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £50,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% -1.11% +16.88%

Internet 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 243 310 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.32% 19.20% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 207 245 385
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -10.84%
10th Percentile £21,550 £25,000 £22,200
90th Percentile £64,250 £58,750 £58,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Kent

Internet
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Internet in Kent

Internet
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Kent over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Internet in Kent

Internet
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Maidstone +39 17 £35,000 -37.78% 2
Folkestone +19 12 - -
Tunbridge Wells +10 12 £25,000 - 1
Dover - 3 £27,500 -
Sittingbourne +11 2 - -
West Malling - 2 £52,500 - 2
Chatham - 1 £23,000 -
Internet
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 42 (62.69%) C#
2 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 40 (59.70%) Windows
2 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
4 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET
5 26 (38.81%) MVC
5 26 (38.81%) TDD
5 26 (38.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (38.81%) Web Application Development
5 26 (38.81%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 25 (37.31%) WCF
7 23 (34.33%) HTML
7 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
8 21 (31.34%) OO
8 21 (31.34%) Windows Server
9 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
10 18 (26.87%) CSS
11 16 (23.88%) SOAP
12 15 (22.39%) XML
12 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (22.39%) BDD
13 14 (20.90%) Domain-Driven Design
13 14 (20.90%) CQRS
13 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (20.90%) Windows 8
13 14 (20.90%) Windows 10
13 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2016
13 14 (20.90%) Games

Internet
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 (2.99%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) npm
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) HTTP
1 13 (19.40%) SMTP
1 13 (19.40%) SSL
2 12 (17.91%) AMQP
3 11 (16.42%) Hyperconnected
4 8 (11.94%) LAN
5 7 (10.45%) Firewall
5 7 (10.45%) WAN
6 4 (5.97%) VPN
7 3 (4.48%) SAN
8 2 (2.99%) Intranet
8 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.49%) DHCP
9 1 (1.49%) DNS
9 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.49%) VLAN
9 1 (1.49%) VoIP
9 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) NUnit
2 11 (16.42%) Moq
2 11 (16.42%) MSTest
2 11 (16.42%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) gulp
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.49%) webpack
General
1 14 (20.90%) Games
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) Developer
2 27 (40.30%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Architect
3 12 (17.91%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (16.42%) Graduate
4 11 (16.42%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Graduate Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Internet Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Junior
4 11 (16.42%) Junior .NET Developer
4 11 (16.42%) Junior Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Lead Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET
3 26 (38.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 25 (37.31%) WCF
5 23 (34.33%) HTML
6 18 (26.87%) CSS
7 16 (23.88%) SOAP
8 15 (22.39%) XML
9 13 (19.40%) EDI
9 13 (19.40%) JSON
10 12 (17.91%) .NET Framework
11 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
11 11 (16.42%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (16.42%) Ninject
11 11 (16.42%) Spring.NET
11 11 (16.42%) Unity DI Container
11 11 (16.42%) WinForms
11 11 (16.42%) WPF
12 9 (13.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (19.40%) Computer Science
3 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) Fintech
6 1 (1.49%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (59.70%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.90%) Windows 10
3 14 (20.90%) Windows 8
4 7 (10.45%) Linux
5 6 (8.96%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (59.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.81%) MVC
2 26 (38.81%) TDD
2 26 (38.81%) Web Application Development
3 21 (31.34%) OO
4 15 (22.39%) BDD
5 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (20.90%) CQRS
5 14 (20.90%) Domain-Driven Design
6 12 (17.91%) Change Management
6 12 (17.91%) Kanban
6 12 (17.91%) Scrum
7 11 (16.42%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (16.42%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (16.42%) MVVM
8 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
8 8 (11.94%) Project Management
9 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.96%) Information Security
9 6 (8.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) C#
2 19 (28.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.94%) SQL
3 8 (11.94%) TypeScript
4 7 (10.45%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
6 2 (2.99%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) VB
7 1 (1.49%) ES6
7 1 (1.49%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.99%) MCDST
3 2 (2.99%) MCP
4 1 (1.49%) CCSE
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) MCITP
4 1 (1.49%) MCSA
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Docker
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) Oracle
3 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.96%) VMware
4 2 (2.99%) Apple
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) Concur
4 2 (2.99%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.49%) Avaya
5 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.49%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) F5
5 1 (1.49%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.49%) Juniper
5 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto