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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 31 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 2.68% - 5.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.50% - 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £31,750 - £33,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 40 12 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 35.71% 17.65% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 39
Median salary £36,250 £45,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% +45.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £40,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 2 (22.22%) Docker
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) C
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Lambda Expressions

Computer Science
Top Related 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Payments Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Lambda Expressions
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP