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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 92 90 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Permanent jobs citing Banking 16 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.47% 1.09% 1.70%
As % of the General category 4.43% 3.53% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 12
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
361 340 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.18% 30.80% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 319 301 237
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,800 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £50,000 -
Canterbury - 2 - -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (33.33%) Project Management
4 12 (30.77%) UNIX
5 11 (28.21%) .NET
6 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
6 10 (25.64%) Web Services
6 10 (25.64%) HP
6 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (23.08%) Degree
8 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (20.51%) MVC
8 8 (20.51%) NetBackup
8 8 (20.51%) Control-M
8 8 (20.51%) Veritas
8 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
8 8 (20.51%) OpenView
8 8 (20.51%) SAN
8 8 (20.51%) NFS
8 8 (20.51%) DNS
8 8 (20.51%) XML
8 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
8 8 (20.51%) CSS
8 8 (20.51%) Windows
8 8 (20.51%) AIX
8 8 (20.51%) Solaris
8 8 (20.51%) Linux
8 8 (20.51%) LDAP

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (12.82%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
4 2 (5.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) SAN
1 8 (20.51%) DNS
1 8 (20.51%) LDAP
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.38%) LAN
2 6 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) VLAN
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (15.38%) AdminStudio
2 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
3 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (79.49%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 5 (12.82%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Retail Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Legal
5 2 (5.13%) Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Consultant
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Operations Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) Web Services
3 8 (20.51%) XML
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) Application Packaging
4 6 (15.38%) Middleware
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) HTML
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (5.13%) YAML
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.13%) CSS3
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Clustering
2 6 (15.38%) HACMP
3 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.26%) Mainframe
4 4 (10.26%) CMDB
5 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) UNIX
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) AIX
2 8 (20.51%) Solaris
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (20.51%) MVC
3 7 (17.95%) Coaching
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 6 (15.38%) Workflow
4 6 (15.38%) CRM
4 6 (15.38%) Line Management
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) Wealth Management
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps
5 5 (12.82%) BCP
5 5 (12.82%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) Perl
2 8 (20.51%) C#
3 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 6 (15.38%) VBScript
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) VBA
3 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.82%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) C
6 2 (5.13%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.13%) VB
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) NFS
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.38%) vSphere
3 6 (15.38%) XenApp
3 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 6 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) NetBackup
1 8 (20.51%) Control-M
1 8 (20.51%) OpenView
1 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (20.51%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) WSUS
2 6 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) HP
3 8 (20.51%) Veritas
3 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
4 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 7 (17.95%) IBM
4 7 (17.95%) Dell
4 7 (17.95%) Sun
4 7 (17.95%) VMware
5 6 (15.38%) Wyse
5 6 (15.38%) Citrix
6 4 (10.26%) Remedy
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec