Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Graduate was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Graduate
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 - +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 1.55% 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Maidstone median annual salary £20,000 £20,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% - -
Kent median annual salary £25,000 £45,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -44.44% +100.00% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies in Maidstone with a recognized job title 129 236 183
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 99.16% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 122 220 168
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,300 £26,200 £20,875
90th Percentile £53,750 £61,250 £59,125
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidstone.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Maidstone

Graduate
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Graduate in Maidstone

Graduate Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Graduate job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Maidstone region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Economics
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project

Graduate Skill Set
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Economics
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP