The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 174 189 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 15.66% 17.83% 20.82%
As % of the General category 48.74% 49.61% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 137 149 147
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
357 381 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 32.13% 35.94% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 288 302 273
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
South East

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Kent

Finance
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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 +16 24 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Dartford -1 16 £37,500 -37.50%
Maidstone -21 10 £42,500 -14.14% 5
Chatham +1 9 £50,000 -
Sittingbourne - 4 £40,000 -
Tonbridge +7 3 £24,000 +108.69% 1
Canterbury -2 3 £37,500 +145.90% 1
Dover -1 2 - -
Stansted -12 2 £37,750 -62.25%
West Malling -3 1 £35,500 -21.11%
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 97 (26.29%) SQL
2 78 (21.14%) SQL Server
3 66 (17.89%) Project Management
4 65 (17.62%) .NET
4 65 (17.62%) Degree
5 64 (17.34%) C#
6 53 (14.36%) Microsoft
7 50 (13.55%) Windows
8 47 (12.74%) Firewall
9 44 (11.92%) MS Excel
10 43 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 40 (10.84%) MVC
11 40 (10.84%) PRINCE2
12 39 (10.57%) ITIL
13 37 (10.03%) JavaScript
13 37 (10.03%) T-SQL
14 36 (9.76%) ASP.NET
15 33 (8.94%) Cisco
16 32 (8.67%) Oracle
16 32 (8.67%) Change Management
17 29 (7.86%) Management Information System
17 29 (7.86%) Scrum
17 29 (7.86%) CheckPoint
18 28 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (6.78%) Service Delivery
19 25 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
20 24 (6.50%) Java
20 24 (6.50%) Linux
21 23 (6.23%) SLA
21 23 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.17%) Tomcat
2 7 (1.90%) Apache
3 6 (1.63%) CMS
4 5 (1.36%) IIS
4 5 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.36%) Node.js
5 4 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.81%) Lync
6 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.54%) Documentum
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (11.92%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.07%) MS Project
3 10 (2.71%) MS Office
4 7 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 5 (1.36%) RMDS
2 4 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.27%) IaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (12.74%) Firewall
2 22 (5.96%) WAN
3 17 (4.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (3.79%) LAN
5 11 (2.98%) DNS
5 11 (2.98%) SAN
6 10 (2.71%) Wireless
7 9 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.44%) VoIP
7 9 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (2.17%) Internet
9 6 (1.63%) DHCP
10 5 (1.36%) Wireshark
10 5 (1.36%) Multicast
11 4 (1.08%) HTTP
11 4 (1.08%) VPN
12 3 (0.81%) LDAP
12 3 (0.81%) VLAN
13 2 (0.54%) Unified Communications
13 2 (0.54%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (21.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.34%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.71%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.44%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.17%) SSDT
10 8 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.90%) MySQL
11 7 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.63%) DTS
13 5 (1.36%) OLAP
13 5 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.36%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.36%) Maven
4 4 (1.08%) MSBuild
4 4 (1.08%) ReSharper
4 4 (1.08%) Fiddler
5 3 (0.81%) Selenium
5 3 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.81%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.81%) NUnit
5 3 (0.81%) NuGet
5 3 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (0.81%) Moq
5 3 (0.81%) MSTest
6 2 (0.54%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.54%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.27%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.27%) JIRA
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (5.69%) Telecoms
2 18 (4.88%) Marketing
3 14 (3.79%) Legal
4 13 (3.52%) Banking
5 11 (2.98%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.90%) Back Office
6 7 (1.90%) Retail
7 6 (1.63%) Publishing
8 4 (1.08%) Local Government
8 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.81%) Advertising
9 3 (0.81%) Electronics
10 2 (0.54%) Billing
10 2 (0.54%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.54%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (22.49%) Analyst
2 71 (19.24%) Developer
3 46 (12.47%) Project Manager
4 39 (10.57%) Business Analyst
5 32 (8.67%) .NET Developer
6 31 (8.40%) Consultant
7 28 (7.59%) DBA
8 21 (5.69%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 19 (5.15%) SQL DBA
10 16 (4.34%) Administrator
11 14 (3.79%) Network Engineer
11 14 (3.79%) Architect
12 13 (3.52%) Senior Manager
12 13 (3.52%) Senior Project Manager
13 12 (3.25%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (2.98%) Programmer
14 11 (2.98%) Software Engineer
14 11 (2.98%) SQL Server DBA
14 11 (2.98%) SQL Developer
15 10 (2.71%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (17.62%) .NET
2 36 (9.76%) ASP.NET
3 22 (5.96%) jQuery
4 20 (5.42%) HTML
5 18 (4.88%) WCF
5 18 (4.88%) CSS
6 15 (4.07%) REST
7 14 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.98%) Web Services
8 11 (2.98%) WinForms
9 10 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (2.71%) XML
10 9 (2.44%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.17%) SOAP
12 7 (1.90%) YAML
12 7 (1.90%) JAX-RS
13 6 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (1.63%) .NET Framework
14 5 (1.36%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.86%) Management Information System
2 17 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (4.61%) Replication
3 10 (2.71%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.71%) Clustering
3 10 (2.71%) Firmware
4 8 (2.17%) NHS
5 6 (1.63%) PMI
6 5 (1.36%) Blog
6 5 (1.36%) Social Media
6 5 (1.36%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.08%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.08%) Social Network
7 4 (1.08%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.08%) HACMP
8 3 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.81%) DTV
8 3 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.54%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.55%) Windows
2 24 (6.50%) Linux
3 21 (5.69%) UNIX
4 17 (4.61%) AIX
5 12 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.71%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.17%) Solaris
8 7 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.63%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.27%) VMS
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (17.89%) Project Management
2 43 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (10.84%) MVC
3 40 (10.84%) PRINCE2
4 39 (10.57%) ITIL
5 32 (8.67%) Change Management
6 29 (7.86%) Scrum
7 28 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (6.78%) Service Delivery
8 25 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (5.96%) E-Commerce
9 22 (5.96%) Information Security
10 21 (5.69%) Service Management
11 20 (5.42%) Migration
12 18 (4.88%) Programme Management
12 18 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (4.88%) OO
13 17 (4.61%) Risk Management
14 16 (4.34%) Performance Management
15 15 (4.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 97 (26.29%) SQL
2 64 (17.34%) C#
3 37 (10.03%) JavaScript
3 37 (10.03%) T-SQL
4 24 (6.50%) Java
5 17 (4.61%) C
6 12 (3.25%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.71%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 8 (2.17%) PHP
10 7 (1.90%) Perl
10 7 (1.90%) Ruby
11 6 (1.63%) VB6
11 6 (1.63%) Python
11 6 (1.63%) VB
12 4 (1.08%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.08%) C++
13 1 (0.27%) RPG
13 1 (0.27%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 65 (17.62%) Degree
2 20 (5.42%) CISSP
2 20 (5.42%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (3.25%) CCNA
5 11 (2.98%) CISM
5 11 (2.98%) CCSA
6 10 (2.71%) ISEB
7 9 (2.44%) CCNP
7 9 (2.44%) Security Cleared
8 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.90%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.63%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.36%) PMP
11 5 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (1.08%) OCP
12 4 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.08%) MCSE
13 3 (0.81%) MCSA
13 3 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.23%) SLA
2 16 (4.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.98%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.36%) QA
5 3 (0.81%) COBIT
6 2 (0.54%) EMIR
6 2 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) MiFID
7 1 (0.27%) COSO
7 1 (0.27%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.63%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.36%) XenApp
5 4 (1.08%) SRDF
5 4 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.81%) NFS
6 3 (0.81%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.81%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.90%) NetBackup
2 7 (1.90%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.63%) Puppet
4 4 (1.08%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.81%) OpenView
5 3 (0.81%) Control-M
5 3 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 53 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.94%) Cisco
3 32 (8.67%) Oracle
4 29 (7.86%) CheckPoint
5 18 (4.88%) F5
6 11 (2.98%) VMware
7 10 (2.71%) Juniper
7 10 (2.71%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.44%) TippingPoint
8 9 (2.44%) Blue Coat
8 9 (2.44%) LogLogic
8 9 (2.44%) Tufin
9 8 (2.17%) Riverbed
9 8 (2.17%) IBM
10 7 (1.90%) JBoss
10 7 (1.90%) Apple
10 7 (1.90%) HP
10 7 (1.90%) Citrix
11 6 (1.63%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.63%) Remedy
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Please state - Depending on Experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey / Kent
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
I3
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
FGS Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: NEG + Bens + CA
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent, United Kingdom
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Kent
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: Negotiable + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 20 days ago