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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 20 4 20
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 12 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 10.43% 37.31% 7.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.71% 59.52% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 5
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £19,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £35,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone.

Academic & Professional Certification
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 31 42 20
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 26.96% 62.69% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 18
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £23,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Maidstone

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
2 14 (48.28%) MS Office
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Project Management
3 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (41.38%) Line Management
4 12 (41.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
6 7 (24.14%) C#
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 5 (17.24%) .NET
8 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) Scrum
9 3 (10.34%) Marketing
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
9 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 3 (10.34%) MVC
9 3 (10.34%) Java
10 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (6.90%) ISEB
10 2 (6.90%) Windows
10 2 (6.90%) OO
10 2 (6.90%) XML
10 2 (6.90%) PHP
10 2 (6.90%) HTML
10 2 (6.90%) Software Testing

Degree
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 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
1 14 (48.28%) MS Office
2 12 (41.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Moq
3 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Project Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) IT Manager
2 8 (27.59%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Business Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.45%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (3.45%) LINQ
4 1 (3.45%) Lucene
4 1 (3.45%) Sass
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.45%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) Line Management
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (3.45%) Presales
6 1 (3.45%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.45%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C#
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) R
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) F5
2 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Xamarin
Maidstone, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago