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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 11 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 10 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 13.89% 15.94% 3.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.46% 35.48% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £28,750 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £51,750 £51,000
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 26 31 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 36.11% 44.93% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 8
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +107.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) XML
5 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (18.18%) Line Management
6 3 (13.64%) User Experience
6 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
6 3 (13.64%) QA
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) C++
6 3 (13.64%) ISEB
7 2 (9.09%) Law
7 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) VBA
7 2 (9.09%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) MySQL
7 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio

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 (9.09%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Base SAS
1 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Gradle
3 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Business Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Business Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Graduate
3 2 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (4.55%) Payments Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Software Development Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Tika
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) Java EE
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) User Experience
4 2 (9.09%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.55%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Line Management
4 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Research
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) Java
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) R
3 2 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
1 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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