The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 8.33% 22.50% 25.00%
As % of the General category 40.00% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Folkestone region.

General Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 20.83% 45.00% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 6
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Folkestone region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Finance
Salary Trend in Folkestone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Folkestone region.

Finance Salary Trend in Folkestone

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 9 (90.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) NUnit
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) N-Tier
3 7 (70.00%) MVVM
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (10.00%) Publishing
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) MS Project

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) NUnit
2 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) WCF
2 5 (50.00%) WPF
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Systems Analysis
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) MVVM
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle