Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 38 18
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Degree 8 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 6.40% 8.82% 10.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 75.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 18
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £18,750 £19,675 £45,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
Kent median annual salary £27,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -35.29% +6.25% -5.88%

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 36 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 28.80% 11.76% 18.82%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 32
Maidstone median annual salary £34,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £24,000 £20,050 £20,775
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £57,375
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -20.00%

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID
5 2 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Product Management
5 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (25.00%) Economics
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Software Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Economics
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft