Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 54 38
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 6.25% 3.35% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 14.55% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Maidstone median annual salary £41,250 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% - -
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -38.89% +28.57% -12.50%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 56 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 43.75% 23.01% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 29
Maidstone median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +22.22% +8.43%
10th Percentile £24,300 £25,200 £33,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £57,500
Kent median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -11.76%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidstone.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Maidstone

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Maidstone.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Maidstone

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Maidstone over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Product Management
5 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Linux

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft