Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
South East > Kent
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 112 104
Rank change year-on-year +25 -8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 8 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.82% 0.15% 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 0.64% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 23
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -14.29%

Master's 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 246 313 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 25.13% 23.78% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 218 287 433
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -8.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £20,625 £21,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,600
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Kent

Master's Degree
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Master's Degree in Kent

Master's Degree
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Master's Degree in Kent over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Master's Degree in Kent

Master's 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 Master's Degree within the Kent region over the 6 months to 12 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
Folkestone - 5 £45,000 - 1
Chatham - 1 £35,000 -
Master's Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Master's 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 Master's Degree.

1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Thunderhead
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Data Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Cryptocurrency
4 2 (25.00%) Blockchain
4 2 (25.00%) Hyperledger
4 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Express
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (25.00%) Go

Master's 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 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Blockchain
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) WinForms Developer
1 5 (62.50%) WPF Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Product Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) WinForms
1 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Express
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) iSeries
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Cryptocurrency
3 2 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (25.00%) Data Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Go
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Thunderhead
2 1 (12.50%) DataCash