Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 35 36
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Degree 10 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 9.26% 8.80% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.25% 57.58% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 3
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -35.29% +6.25% -3.61%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 32 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 29.63% 15.28% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 16
Maidstone median annual salary £36,000 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.71% +16.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £19,250 £23,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £51,500 £63,500 £53,750
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% -9.41%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Maidstone

Degree
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Degree in Maidstone

Degree
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Maidstone over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Confluence
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (20.00%) Economics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP

Degree
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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Power BI
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SSRS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Economics
3 2 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Research
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) R
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) VMware