The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 209 197 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.19% 18.39% 19.02%
As % of the General category 66.56% 57.27% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 187 172 144
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,175 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £64,700
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Finance
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
314 344 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.34% 32.12% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 286 300 265
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Finance
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Finance Salary Trend in Kent

Finance
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Kent

Finance
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham 0 28 £42,500 +46.55%
Tunbridge Wells +14 14 £42,500 +2.40% 7
West Malling +2 12 £47,500 - 1
Maidstone -18 12 £35,250 -27.69% 2
Folkestone -3 10 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Tonbridge - 9 £48,750 -
Dartford +7 3 £22,500 - 1
Sittingbourne -7 3 £57,000 -12.30%
Sevenoaks +9 2 £27,250 -31.87% 1
Westerham - 2 £31,250 -
Cranbrook - 1 £30,000 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Finance.

1 106 (23.87%) .NET
2 92 (20.72%) SQL
3 88 (19.82%) C#
4 82 (18.47%) Microsoft
5 69 (15.54%) ITIL
5 69 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (14.19%) Windows
7 62 (13.96%) Project Management
7 62 (13.96%) Information Security
8 55 (12.39%) SQL Server
9 53 (11.94%) ISEB
10 52 (11.71%) Firewall
10 52 (11.71%) Degree
11 50 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
12 47 (10.59%) MS Excel
13 46 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (10.36%) Test Scripting
14 44 (9.91%) PCI DSS
15 43 (9.68%) Marketing
16 41 (9.23%) System Testing
17 40 (9.01%) Regression Testing
17 40 (9.01%) JavaScript
17 40 (9.01%) Cisco
18 39 (8.78%) Business Analysis
19 38 (8.56%) Active Directory
19 38 (8.56%) CSS
20 37 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
20 37 (8.33%) Test Strategy
21 36 (8.11%) HTML
21 36 (8.11%) ASP.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (2.93%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.03%) IIS
3 6 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.13%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.45%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.45%) SAS
7 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.23%) CMS
7 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.23%) WordPress
7 1 (0.23%) Xceptor
Applications
1 47 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 33 (7.43%) MS Office
3 10 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.35%) MS Project
6 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 16 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.90%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.45%) Magento
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.23%) AWD
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.48%) Office 365
3 8 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.68%) IaaS
4 3 (0.68%) PaaS
5 2 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) Heroku
6 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (11.71%) Firewall
2 21 (4.73%) VPN
3 15 (3.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (3.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (3.15%) Network Security
4 14 (3.15%) Wireless
5 8 (1.80%) DNS
5 8 (1.80%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.90%) DHCP
6 4 (0.90%) HTTP
6 4 (0.90%) LAN
6 4 (0.90%) Skype
6 4 (0.90%) SMS
6 4 (0.90%) WAN
7 3 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.68%) Internet
7 3 (0.68%) SMTP
7 3 (0.68%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.45%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.58%) MySQL
9 4 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.90%) DataStage
10 3 (0.68%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.68%) Redis
10 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.68%) SSDT
11 2 (0.45%) Big Data
11 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.45%) OLAP
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.80%) SoapUI
4 7 (1.58%) Ranorex
4 7 (1.58%) Robot Framework
5 6 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.90%) Jasmine
6 4 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.68%) Babel
7 3 (0.68%) gulp
8 2 (0.45%) JIRA
8 2 (0.45%) Moq
8 2 (0.45%) MSTest
8 2 (0.45%) NUnit
8 2 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.23%) Selenium
9 1 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 43 (9.68%) Marketing
2 28 (6.31%) Banking
3 13 (2.93%) Legal
4 12 (2.70%) Retail
5 11 (2.48%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.03%) Advertising
7 8 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.90%) Electronics
10 2 (0.45%) Back Office
10 2 (0.45%) Games
10 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (30.86%) Analyst
2 78 (17.57%) Developer
3 43 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 37 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 37 (8.33%) Consultant
5 36 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 35 (7.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 34 (7.66%) Test Analyst
8 28 (6.31%) IT Consultant
9 26 (5.86%) Security Consultant
9 26 (5.86%) Service Analyst
10 25 (5.63%) IT Security Consultant
11 24 (5.41%) Project Manager
12 23 (5.18%) ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (4.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (4.28%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 18 (4.05%) Financial Analyst
15 18 (4.05%) IT Analyst
15 18 (4.05%) Security Manager
16 17 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (23.87%) .NET
2 38 (8.56%) CSS
3 36 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 36 (8.11%) HTML
4 24 (5.41%) Web Services
5 15 (3.38%) XML
6 12 (2.70%) SOAP
7 10 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (2.25%) jQuery
8 9 (2.03%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.03%) REST
9 8 (1.80%) WinForms
9 8 (1.80%) WPF
10 7 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.35%) HTML5
11 6 (1.35%) React
12 5 (1.13%) Entity Framework
13 4 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (0.90%) CSS3
13 4 (0.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.73%) AS400
3 18 (4.05%) User Experience
4 17 (3.83%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.38%) Health Informatics
5 15 (3.38%) Informatics
6 12 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 11 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.48%) Mathematics
8 9 (2.03%) iPad
9 8 (1.80%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.35%) Cybercrime
10 6 (1.35%) Economics
10 6 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.13%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.90%) Security Operations Centre
13 3 (0.68%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
13 3 (0.68%) iSeries
13 3 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (14.19%) Windows
2 13 (2.93%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.03%) Linux
4 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.13%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.90%) Android
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.23%) Unix
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
1 69 (15.54%) ITIL
2 62 (13.96%) Information Security
2 62 (13.96%) Project Management
3 46 (10.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (10.36%) Test Scripting
4 41 (9.23%) System Testing
5 40 (9.01%) Regression Testing
6 39 (8.78%) Business Analysis
7 37 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
7 37 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 34 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 33 (7.43%) SDLC
9 33 (7.43%) Web Development
10 31 (6.98%) Coaching
10 31 (6.98%) SIEM
11 30 (6.76%) Cybersecurity
12 28 (6.31%) PRINCE2
13 27 (6.08%) MVC
14 26 (5.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 92 (20.72%) SQL
2 88 (19.82%) C#
3 40 (9.01%) JavaScript
4 12 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 10 (2.25%) C
6 8 (1.80%) Java
7 6 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.35%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.13%) ES6
8 5 (1.13%) RPG
8 5 (1.13%) VB
9 4 (0.90%) PHP
10 2 (0.45%) COBOL
11 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.23%) Python
11 1 (0.23%) RPG III
11 1 (0.23%) Ruby
11 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.23%) VBA
11 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (11.94%) ISEB
2 52 (11.71%) Degree
3 34 (7.66%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (6.76%) ISTQB
5 29 (6.53%) CCNP
6 28 (6.31%) CCSE
7 27 (6.08%) CEH
8 24 (5.41%) CISSP
8 24 (5.41%) CREST Certified
9 22 (4.95%) SANS
10 20 (4.50%) CCNA
11 19 (4.28%) OSCP
12 16 (3.60%) Check Point Certification
12 16 (3.60%) CISM
13 12 (2.70%) JNCIP
13 12 (2.70%) JNCIS
14 11 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (1.80%) CISA
17 7 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.91%) PCI DSS
2 35 (7.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.60%) QA
4 4 (0.90%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.68%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.45%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.45%) SLA
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.23%) P3O
System Software
1 38 (8.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.28%) Firmware
3 10 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.13%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.45%) Docker
6 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.45%) vSphere
6 2 (0.45%) XenApp
6 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (3.38%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (2.70%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.90%) Puppet
3 4 (0.90%) SCCM
4 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.45%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 82 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.01%) Cisco
3 36 (8.11%) CheckPoint
4 30 (6.76%) Oracle
5 25 (5.63%) HP
6 20 (4.50%) VMware
7 19 (4.28%) Citrix
7 19 (4.28%) Extreme Networks
8 15 (3.38%) F5
8 15 (3.38%) Juniper
9 14 (3.15%) Aruba
9 14 (3.15%) Blue Coat
10 9 (2.03%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.58%) SAP
12 6 (1.35%) Remedy
12 6 (1.35%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.35%) Thunderhead
13 5 (1.13%) Apple
13 5 (1.13%) Palo Alto
14 4 (0.90%) Siebel
Kent
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eames Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Gym, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + significant bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Gravesend
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Xchanging
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago