Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 28 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 2.86% 5.29% 1.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.00% 12.50% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% +35.14%
10th Percentile £37,000 £25,400 £34,500
90th Percentile £46,000 £50,000 £67,500
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +7.69%

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 50 72 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 35.71% 42.35% 52.98%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 74
Maidstone median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £18,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £46,900 £48,750 £60,000
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -8.13% +6.67%

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban

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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian