Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 19 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 +25
Permanent jobs citing Degree 9 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 6.47% 11.56% 20.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.07% 32.79% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 27
Maidstone median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -25.00%
10th Percentile £20,625 £24,200 £17,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,875 £46,250
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.72% -7.33% -6.25%

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 56 61 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 40.29% 35.26% 45.03%
Number of salaries quoted 53 45 63
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -3.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,100 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £59,500
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Pentaho
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (11.11%) Data Science
4 1 (11.11%) Budget Control

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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Pentaho
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Sass
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (11.11%) Spread Betting
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Economics
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) R
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCDST
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft