The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 63 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +13
Permanent jobs citing Banking 37 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.38% 1.54% 1.05%
As % of the General category 8.37% 4.64% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 12
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,400 £65,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Banking
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
442 345 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.33% 33.17% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 385 304 299
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,946 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Banking
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Banking Salary Trend in Kent

Banking
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in Kent

Banking
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 15 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells -4 4 £32,500 -35.00%
Maidstone - 2 £42,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Banking 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 Banking.

1 44 (80.00%) Finance
2 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
3 17 (30.91%) ISEB
4 16 (29.09%) SDLC
5 13 (23.64%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (23.64%) HP
5 13 (23.64%) MS Office
5 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
6 12 (21.82%) Retail
7 11 (20.00%) Information Security
7 11 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 10 (18.18%) QA
8 10 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 10 (18.18%) Test Strategy
8 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 10 (18.18%) CISSP
9 9 (16.36%) Project Management
9 9 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
9 9 (16.36%) CISM
9 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
9 9 (16.36%) Internal Audit
10 8 (14.55%) Threat Management
10 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
10 8 (14.55%) System Testing
10 8 (14.55%) PCI DSS
11 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.73%) SQL
11 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Banking 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) IIS
1 2 (3.64%) SAS
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
1 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.64%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.82%) DB2
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) ERwin
2 2 (3.64%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (3.64%) Rational Rose
2 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (80.00%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Retail
3 6 (10.91%) Retail Banking
4 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.27%) Marketing
6 2 (3.64%) Automotive
6 2 (3.64%) Local Government
6 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.82%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.82%) Electronics
7 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.82%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Analyst
2 12 (21.82%) Business Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Security Manager
5 8 (14.55%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) IT Manager
6 7 (12.73%) IT Security Manager
6 7 (12.73%) Test Manager
7 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
8 5 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Programmer
8 5 (9.09%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 5 (9.09%) RPG Programmer
9 4 (7.27%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
9 4 (7.27%) Lead Test Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Service Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Web Services
2 5 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) XML
4 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
4 2 (3.64%) MDX
4 2 (3.64%) WPF
5 1 (1.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.09%) AS400
2 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Android
1 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) SDLC
2 13 (23.64%) Business Analysis
3 11 (20.00%) Information Security
4 10 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 10 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 10 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 10 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 9 (16.36%) Internal Audit
5 9 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Project Management
5 9 (16.36%) Regression Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Manual Testing
6 8 (14.55%) System Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Threat Management
7 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.09%) Line Management
10 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) RPG
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) COBOL
3 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (1.82%) C
4 1 (1.82%) C++
4 1 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) Perl
4 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) ISEB
2 11 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 10 (18.18%) CISSP
4 9 (16.36%) CISM
5 4 (7.27%) Degree
5 4 (7.27%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PMP
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) QA
2 8 (14.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 13 (23.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) HP
3 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) Informatica
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) Sybase
4 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.82%) hybris
4 1 (1.82%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Splunk
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