The median annual salary for a Graduate was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Graduate
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 1.64% 1.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £26,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 121 71 86
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 99.18% 100.00% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 97 65 77
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +29.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone that featured Graduate in the job title.

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 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier

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%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree