Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Master's Degree
South East > Kent
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 - 87
Rank change year-on-year - +87 +24
Permanent jobs citing Master's Degree 10 0 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.16% - 2.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% - 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 34
Kent median annual salary £45,000 - £45,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -10.00%

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 182 319 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.19% 24.75% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 157 290 342
Kent median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% -12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,000 £24,325
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
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
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 22 January 2019. 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 - 8 £45,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 - -
Chatham - 1 £35,000 -
Master's Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) CRM
3 8 (80.00%) WPF
3 8 (80.00%) Thunderhead
3 8 (80.00%) WinForms
3 8 (80.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) DataCash
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Data Science
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) iSeries
4 1 (10.00%) R

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 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) WinForms Developer
1 8 (80.00%) WPF Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Data Science Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) WinForms
1 8 (80.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) AS400
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) iSeries
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Data Science
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) Thunderhead
2 1 (10.00%) DataCash