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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 231 216 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.77% 19.83% 15.37%
As % of the General category 58.48% 59.18% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 207 189 134
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
395 365 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.64% 33.52% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 364 308 291
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 July 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 July 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 36 £42,500 +42.85% 4
Maidstone +8 15 £42,500 -22.72% 1
West Malling 0 13 £35,000 -17.64%
Folkestone -1 11 £40,000 +9.58%
Tunbridge Wells -3 9 £53,500 +25.88% 2
Tonbridge +3 7 £33,750 -15.62%
Stansted - 5 £65,000 -
Dartford - 4 £45,750 -
Sevenoaks - 3 £80,000 - 2
Rochester - 1 £45,000 -
Westerham - 1 £32,500 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 122 (25.58%) .NET
2 109 (22.85%) SQL
3 106 (22.22%) C#
4 89 (18.66%) Microsoft
5 75 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (13.63%) Project Management
7 63 (13.21%) SQL Server
8 62 (13.00%) ITIL
9 59 (12.37%) Windows
9 59 (12.37%) Test Scripting
10 57 (11.95%) Information Security
11 56 (11.74%) Firewall
11 56 (11.74%) ISEB
12 54 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
13 52 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 51 (10.69%) MS Excel
14 51 (10.69%) Test Strategy
15 50 (10.48%) System Integration Testing
15 50 (10.48%) Regression Testing
16 49 (10.27%) HTML
16 49 (10.27%) Business Analysis
17 47 (9.85%) ASP.NET
18 45 (9.43%) Integration Testing
18 45 (9.43%) Smoke Testing
19 44 (9.22%) Cisco
20 43 (9.01%) Oracle
21 42 (8.81%) Web Development
21 42 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
22 41 (8.60%) JavaScript
23 39 (8.18%) CSS

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 11 (2.31%) IIS
2 8 (1.68%) CMS
2 8 (1.68%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (0.84%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.63%) SAS
5 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.42%) WordPress
7 1 (0.21%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.21%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 51 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.61%) MS Office
3 6 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.05%) MS Project
5 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.84%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.42%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.21%) AWD
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.26%) Office 365
4 4 (0.84%) Heroku
4 4 (0.84%) PaaS
5 3 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (11.74%) Firewall
2 18 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 17 (3.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 17 (3.56%) Network Security
3 17 (3.56%) Wireless
4 16 (3.35%) VPN
5 10 (2.10%) IP Telephony
6 8 (1.68%) LAN
6 8 (1.68%) WAN
7 7 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (1.26%) DNS
8 6 (1.26%) ExtremeXOS
9 5 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.84%) HTTP
10 4 (0.84%) ISDN
10 4 (0.84%) NGN
10 4 (0.84%) OSPF
11 3 (0.63%) DHCP
11 3 (0.63%) SMS
11 3 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.31%) DataStage
6 9 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.84%) DB2
9 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.63%) MySQL
10 3 (0.63%) Redis
10 3 (0.63%) SSDT
11 2 (0.42%) EDMS
11 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.63%) JIRA
5 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.42%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.42%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.42%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.42%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.21%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.21%) Selenium
7 1 (0.21%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (7.13%) Marketing
2 20 (4.19%) Banking
3 13 (2.73%) Legal
4 11 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.10%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.89%) Advertising
6 9 (1.89%) Retail
7 8 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.05%) Electronics
9 2 (0.42%) Back Office
9 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 168 (35.22%) Analyst
2 94 (19.71%) Developer
3 55 (11.53%) .NET Developer
4 52 (10.90%) Business Analyst
5 51 (10.69%) C# Developer
6 49 (10.27%) Test Analyst
7 48 (10.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 37 (7.76%) Service Analyst
9 30 (6.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (6.29%) Project Manager
10 29 (6.08%) Network Engineer
11 28 (5.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (5.66%) Financial Analyst
12 27 (5.66%) Security Manager
13 25 (5.24%) SQL Developer
13 25 (5.24%) Web Developer
14 24 (5.03%) Consultant
15 22 (4.61%) .NET Web Developer
15 22 (4.61%) C# Web Developer
16 20 (4.19%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (25.58%) .NET
2 49 (10.27%) HTML
3 47 (9.85%) ASP.NET
4 39 (8.18%) CSS
5 29 (6.08%) Web Services
6 17 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (2.73%) .NET Framework
8 11 (2.31%) HTML5
8 11 (2.31%) XML
9 10 (2.10%) CSS3
9 10 (2.10%) jQuery
10 9 (1.89%) WPF
11 8 (1.68%) WinForms
12 7 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (1.05%) SOAP
13 5 (1.05%) WCF
14 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 4 (0.84%) RESTful
15 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.66%) AS400
3 16 (3.35%) User Experience
4 15 (3.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 10 (2.10%) Health Informatics
5 10 (2.10%) Informatics
6 9 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.89%) Statistics
7 8 (1.68%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.47%) Cybercrime
8 7 (1.47%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.26%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.26%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.05%) iPad
11 4 (0.84%) iSeries
12 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.63%) Robotics
12 3 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
13 2 (0.42%) PKI
13 2 (0.42%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.37%) Windows
2 10 (2.10%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.68%) Linux
3 8 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.84%) Unix
5 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Android
6 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Solaris
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (15.72%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (13.63%) Project Management
3 62 (13.00%) ITIL
4 59 (12.37%) Test Scripting
5 57 (11.95%) Information Security
6 54 (11.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 52 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (10.69%) Test Strategy
9 50 (10.48%) Regression Testing
9 50 (10.48%) System Integration Testing
10 49 (10.27%) Business Analysis
11 45 (9.43%) Integration Testing
11 45 (9.43%) Smoke Testing
12 42 (8.81%) Web Development
13 36 (7.55%) SDLC
14 34 (7.13%) CRM
15 33 (6.92%) MVC
15 33 (6.92%) Penetration Testing
16 32 (6.71%) Automated Testing
17 31 (6.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 109 (22.85%) SQL
2 106 (22.22%) C#
3 41 (8.60%) JavaScript
4 16 (3.35%) Java
5 14 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.10%) C
7 9 (1.89%) VB
8 7 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.26%) RPG
10 4 (0.84%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.63%) Go
11 3 (0.63%) PHP
11 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.63%) Ruby
12 2 (0.42%) ES6
12 2 (0.42%) Python
12 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.21%) RPG III
13 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (11.74%) ISEB
2 38 (7.97%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (7.55%) CCNP
4 31 (6.50%) CCSE
5 29 (6.08%) ISTQB
6 27 (5.66%) Degree
7 26 (5.45%) CISSP
8 21 (4.40%) CCNA
9 20 (4.19%) CISM
10 17 (3.56%) JNCIS
11 16 (3.35%) CEH
12 15 (3.14%) JNCIP
13 14 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
14 13 (2.73%) CREST Certified
14 13 (2.73%) SANS
15 10 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (2.10%) OSCP
16 8 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 6 (1.26%) CISA
18 5 (1.05%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.71%) PCI DSS
2 26 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (3.56%) QA
4 4 (0.84%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.63%) SLA
6 2 (0.42%) COBIT
6 2 (0.42%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) P3O
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.77%) Firmware
3 14 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.89%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.84%) vSphere
6 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.42%) XenApp
7 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.21%) Docker
8 1 (0.21%) vCloud
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (3.14%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.84%) SCCM
4 3 (0.63%) Puppet
5 2 (0.42%) SCOM
6 1 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.21%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.21%) OpenView
6 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (18.66%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.22%) Cisco
3 43 (9.01%) Oracle
4 35 (7.34%) CheckPoint
5 26 (5.45%) F5
5 26 (5.45%) VMware
6 22 (4.61%) Citrix
7 20 (4.19%) HP
7 20 (4.19%) Juniper
8 15 (3.14%) Aruba
8 15 (3.14%) Blue Coat
9 14 (2.94%) Extreme Networks
10 9 (1.89%) Sitecore
10 9 (1.89%) SolarWinds
11 8 (1.68%) Thunderhead
12 6 (1.26%) SAP
13 5 (1.05%) BMC
13 5 (1.05%) Palo Alto
13 5 (1.05%) Remedy
13 5 (1.05%) Siebel
Sevenoaks, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Longfield, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Xchanging
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + great benefits including Private Medical Ins
Posted: 4 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + significant bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gillingham, Kent
Xchanging
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £54000 - £66000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + significant bonus
Posted: 23 days ago