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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 23.81% 17.86% -
As % of the General category 83.33% 83.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £24,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
12 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 28.57% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 0
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Folkestone region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Folkestone

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (36.36%) System Testing
4 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) AIX
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Apple
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (18.18%) MVVM
6 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Graduate
1 4 (36.36%) Trainee
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Environment Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) EDI
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) WPF
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) AIX
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
1 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 2 (18.18%) MVVM
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Apple
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
4 1 (9.09%) Pega