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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 82 94 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -54
Permanent jobs citing Banking 14 12 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.27% 1.03% 5.55%
As % of the General category 3.69% 3.23% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 57
Average salary £37,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.52% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
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
379 372 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.39% 31.93% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 324 317 339
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 June 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 June 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
Chatham +7 3 £32,500 -35.00%
West Malling +8 2 £35,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £27,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £34,000 -
Banking
South East

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 12 (32.43%) Retail
4 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.62%) Migration
5 8 (21.62%) Retail Banking
5 8 (21.62%) C#
5 8 (21.62%) .NET
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
6 7 (18.92%) UNIX
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.92%) HP
6 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) QA
7 6 (16.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (16.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (16.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (16.22%) Clustering
7 6 (16.22%) NetBackup
7 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
7 6 (16.22%) MVC
7 6 (16.22%) OpenView
7 6 (16.22%) SAN
7 6 (16.22%) Veritas
7 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
7 6 (16.22%) HACMP
7 6 (16.22%) Control-M
7 6 (16.22%) Shell Script

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) LDAP
1 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
1 6 (16.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) MySQL
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (70.27%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Retail
3 8 (21.62%) Retail Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (10.81%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Operations Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) AS400 Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Relationships Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
1 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.51%) CSS
2 5 (13.51%) Web Services
2 5 (13.51%) jQuery
3 4 (10.81%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.11%) WPF
4 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) HACMP
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
1 6 (16.22%) Clustering
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) AS400
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) UNIX
2 6 (16.22%) AIX
2 6 (16.22%) Solaris
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Project Management
2 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.62%) Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) MVC
5 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
5 6 (16.22%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Workflow
7 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.81%) Wealth Management
7 4 (10.81%) Coaching
8 3 (8.11%) DevOps
8 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) Perl
2 6 (16.22%) Python
2 6 (16.22%) Shell Script
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) RPG
7 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) PMP
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SSCP
3 1 (2.70%) CHFI
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 2 (5.41%) COBIT
4 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) NFS
1 6 (16.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (16.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) OpenView
1 6 (16.22%) Control-M
1 6 (16.22%) NetBackup
1 6 (16.22%) Puppet
1 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (18.92%) HP
2 6 (16.22%) Veritas
2 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Sun
4 3 (8.11%) Dell
4 3 (8.11%) Symantec
5 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.70%) DataCash
6 1 (2.70%) Sage