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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 199 180 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.16% 15.53% 20.88%
As % of the General category 55.43% 49.05% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 177 157 209
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
359 367 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.37% 31.67% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 321 316 464
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 +5 34 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Chatham +1 17 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Maidstone +12 15 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Canterbury - 13 £37,500 - 2
Tonbridge -4 7 £27,000 -32.50% 4
Dover +5 6 £47,500 - 1
Folkestone +2 6 £35,000 +16.66% 1
West Malling +7 5 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Sittingbourne +8 3 £34,500 -23.33%
Sevenoaks +1 2 £21,500 -
Rochester - 1 £30,000 -
Westerham - 1 £42,500 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 106 (29.94%) .NET
2 100 (28.25%) C#
2 100 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (25.14%) SQL Server
4 85 (24.01%) SQL
5 77 (21.75%) Windows
6 70 (19.77%) ASP.NET
7 68 (19.21%) MVC
8 64 (18.08%) Project Management
9 59 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 58 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (16.10%) Scrum
12 55 (15.54%) TDD
13 54 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
14 51 (14.41%) Enterprise Software
14 51 (14.41%) Degree
15 49 (13.84%) JavaScript
16 44 (12.43%) HTML
17 40 (11.30%) CSS
17 40 (11.30%) Twitter
18 39 (11.02%) Kanban
19 37 (10.45%) MS Excel
19 37 (10.45%) WinForms
20 36 (10.17%) WCF
21 34 (9.60%) jQuery
22 32 (9.04%) WPF
23 31 (8.76%) Management Information System
23 31 (8.76%) Web Services
23 31 (8.76%) XML
23 31 (8.76%) MVVM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 17 (4.80%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.52%) CMS
3 12 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (3.39%) IIS
4 5 (1.41%) SAS
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.13%) Apache
5 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.85%) Lync
6 3 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.85%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (0.85%) WordPress
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.37%) MS Office
3 18 (5.08%) Photoshop
3 18 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (3.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.56%) MS Project
6 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.13%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) RMDS
4 1 (0.28%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) IaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.91%) DNS
2 26 (7.34%) Firewall
3 25 (7.06%) SAN
4 22 (6.21%) TCP/IP
5 19 (5.37%) DHCP
6 17 (4.80%) Internet
7 10 (2.82%) VoIP
7 10 (2.82%) WAN
8 9 (2.54%) LAN
9 8 (2.26%) LDAP
10 5 (1.41%) Network Security
11 3 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.85%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.85%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.85%) PPP
12 2 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 1 (0.28%) Multicast
13 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (0.28%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.37%) Oracle Database
3 12 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 10 (2.82%) MySQL
4 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.26%) Big Data
6 6 (1.69%) DataStage
6 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.69%) Redis
7 5 (1.41%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.56%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (0.56%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (7.91%) NUnit
2 26 (7.34%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (7.34%) Moq
2 26 (7.34%) MSTest
3 17 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.98%) Selenium
4 7 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.69%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.69%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.85%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.85%) NCrunch
8 3 (0.85%) JIRA
9 2 (0.56%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.56%) SilkTest
10 1 (0.28%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.28%) Subversion
10 1 (0.28%) Maven
General
1 27 (7.63%) Banking
2 25 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.95%) Retail
4 13 (3.67%) Advertising
5 12 (3.39%) Polish Language
5 12 (3.39%) Marketing
6 10 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.69%) Legal
8 5 (1.41%) Publishing
8 5 (1.41%) Electronics
9 4 (1.13%) Law
9 4 (1.13%) Back Office
10 3 (0.85%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.56%) Games
11 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 123 (34.75%) Developer
2 112 (31.64%) Analyst
3 66 (18.64%) .NET Developer
4 44 (12.43%) Business Analyst
5 35 (9.89%) Project Manager
6 32 (9.04%) C# Developer
7 27 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (5.08%) Support Analyst
9 17 (4.80%) Web Developer
10 16 (4.52%) Senior Developer
11 14 (3.95%) Junior
11 14 (3.95%) Analyst Developer
11 14 (3.95%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (3.67%) Data Analyst
13 12 (3.39%) Senior Manager
13 12 (3.39%) Junior Developer
14 11 (3.11%) IT Project Manager
14 11 (3.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 10 (2.82%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (29.94%) .NET
2 70 (19.77%) ASP.NET
3 58 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (12.43%) HTML
5 40 (11.30%) CSS
6 37 (10.45%) WinForms
7 36 (10.17%) WCF
8 34 (9.60%) jQuery
9 32 (9.04%) WPF
10 31 (8.76%) Web Services
10 31 (8.76%) XML
11 27 (7.63%) HTML5
12 26 (7.34%) Unity DI Container
12 26 (7.34%) Castle Windsor
12 26 (7.34%) Ninject
12 26 (7.34%) Spring.NET
13 23 (6.50%) CSS3
14 22 (6.21%) REST
15 20 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (14.41%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (8.76%) Management Information System
4 30 (8.47%) Inversion of Control
5 26 (7.34%) Social Network
6 13 (3.67%) User Experience
6 13 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.67%) W3C
7 9 (2.54%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.54%) Fat Client
7 9 (2.54%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.54%) Clustering
8 8 (2.26%) HACMP
9 7 (1.98%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.69%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.41%) DTV
12 4 (1.13%) AS400
12 4 (1.13%) Blackberry
12 4 (1.13%) Statistics
13 3 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 77 (21.75%) Windows
2 25 (7.06%) UNIX
3 22 (6.21%) Linux
4 14 (3.95%) Solaris
5 13 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (3.67%) AIX
6 8 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.98%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.69%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.13%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.56%) Android
11 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (19.21%) MVC
3 64 (18.08%) Project Management
4 57 (16.10%) Scrum
5 55 (15.54%) TDD
6 39 (11.02%) Kanban
7 31 (8.76%) MVVM
8 28 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (7.63%) Business Analysis
9 27 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (7.63%) Dependency Injection
9 27 (7.63%) Web Application Development
10 26 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (6.50%) PRINCE2
11 23 (6.50%) OO
12 18 (5.08%) OOD
13 17 (4.80%) Analytics
14 16 (4.52%) ITIL
14 16 (4.52%) Information Security
14 16 (4.52%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (28.25%) C#
2 85 (24.01%) SQL
3 49 (13.84%) JavaScript
4 29 (8.19%) T-SQL
5 26 (7.34%) Java
6 14 (3.95%) Shell Script
7 13 (3.67%) Perl
7 13 (3.67%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.82%) Python
9 9 (2.54%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.26%) VB
11 5 (1.41%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.13%) RPG
13 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.85%) PHP
14 2 (0.56%) VBA
14 2 (0.56%) C
14 2 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 51 (14.41%) Degree
2 14 (3.95%) ISEB
3 12 (3.39%) CISSP
4 9 (2.54%) IIBA
5 7 (1.98%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.98%) MCSE
6 5 (1.41%) CCNP
6 5 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.13%) CCSA
7 4 (1.13%) MCP
7 4 (1.13%) CCNA
7 4 (1.13%) CCSP
7 4 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.13%) CCSE
7 4 (1.13%) CEH
8 3 (0.85%) APMP
8 3 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.80%) SLA
2 15 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.11%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.82%) QA
5 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (2.26%) NFS
4 8 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (1.69%) XenApp
6 5 (1.41%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.13%) vSphere
8 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.26%) Puppet
2 7 (1.98%) SCCM
2 7 (1.98%) OpenView
2 7 (1.98%) Control-M
2 7 (1.98%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.13%) SCOM
3 4 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.85%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.85%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.85%) WSUS
5 1 (0.28%) Nessus
5 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.30%) Twitter
3 29 (8.19%) Oracle
4 26 (7.34%) Facebook
4 26 (7.34%) VMware
5 22 (6.21%) Citrix
6 19 (5.37%) HP
7 16 (4.52%) Adobe
8 15 (4.24%) Cisco
9 14 (3.95%) Veritas
10 12 (3.39%) Red Hat
11 10 (2.82%) SAP
12 9 (2.54%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.69%) TippingPoint
14 5 (1.41%) Splunk
14 5 (1.41%) Sybase
15 4 (1.13%) Symantec
15 4 (1.13%) Dell
15 4 (1.13%) Sun
15 4 (1.13%) IBM
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum £54-£60k +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Tonbridge, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Digital Executives
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £75,000 + bonus & bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car allowance, profit share scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Standard + Great working environme
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago