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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 210 201 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.90% 16.34% 19.97%
As % of the General category 58.66% 53.89% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 183 168 210
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
358 373 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.33% 30.33% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 318 308 510
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +9 33 £41,500 -24.54% 2
Maidstone +29 19 £31,000 -22.50% 4
Chatham +1 17 £45,000 -14.28%
Canterbury - 13 £37,500 - 2
West Malling +3 7 £50,000 +8.69% 1
Tonbridge -6 6 £29,250 -26.87% 2
Dover +4 5 £47,500 -
Sittingbourne +4 3 £34,500 -23.33% 1
Folkestone 0 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Sevenoaks +5 2 £21,500 -
Rochester -9 1 £30,000 -16.66%
Westerham - 1 £42,500 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 112 (30.11%) .NET
2 107 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (26.34%) C#
4 96 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 85 (22.85%) SQL
6 80 (21.51%) Windows
7 72 (19.35%) Project Management
8 70 (18.82%) ASP.NET
8 70 (18.82%) Microsoft
9 66 (17.74%) MVC
10 58 (15.59%) TDD
11 56 (15.05%) Degree
12 55 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 52 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
13 52 (13.98%) Scrum
14 51 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (12.37%) MS Excel
16 45 (12.10%) JavaScript
17 44 (11.83%) HTML
18 39 (10.48%) Kanban
18 39 (10.48%) Twitter
19 38 (10.22%) CSS
20 36 (9.68%) XML
21 35 (9.41%) Web Services
21 35 (9.41%) MVVM
22 34 (9.14%) WinForms
22 34 (9.14%) WCF
22 34 (9.14%) WPF
23 33 (8.87%) T-SQL
24 32 (8.60%) DNS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (5.11%) CMS
2 18 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.96%) SAS
4 9 (2.42%) IIS
5 8 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.61%) WordPress
7 5 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.08%) Apache
8 4 (1.08%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.81%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.81%) Lync
9 3 (0.81%) ExpressionEngine
9 3 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.65%) Photoshop
3 18 (4.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 16 (4.30%) MS Office
5 13 (3.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.81%) MS Project
8 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.27%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (1.34%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (1.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 5 (1.34%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.27%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.69%) SaaS
2 4 (1.08%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.60%) DNS
2 31 (8.33%) Firewall
3 26 (6.99%) SAN
3 26 (6.99%) TCP/IP
4 22 (5.91%) DHCP
5 17 (4.57%) WAN
6 16 (4.30%) Internet
7 12 (3.23%) LAN
8 11 (2.96%) VoIP
9 8 (2.15%) LDAP
10 6 (1.61%) Network Security
11 5 (1.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (1.08%) VPN
13 3 (0.81%) PPP
13 3 (0.81%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (0.81%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.54%) Wireless
15 1 (0.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.30%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (2.96%) MySQL
5 10 (2.69%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.15%) Redis
7 7 (1.88%) Big Data
8 6 (1.61%) DataStage
9 5 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.54%) Sybase ASE
13 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 32 (8.60%) NUnit
2 26 (6.99%) MSTest
2 26 (6.99%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (6.99%) Moq
3 15 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.88%) Selenium
4 7 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.61%) WebDriver
6 5 (1.34%) NCrunch
7 4 (1.08%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.81%) JIRA
8 3 (0.81%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.54%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.54%) Maven
9 2 (0.54%) SilkTest
10 1 (0.27%) Subversion
10 1 (0.27%) EasyMock
General
1 29 (7.80%) Banking
2 28 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.30%) Marketing
4 14 (3.76%) Retail
4 14 (3.76%) Advertising
5 12 (3.23%) Polish Language
6 10 (2.69%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.61%) Publishing
8 5 (1.34%) Electronics
8 5 (1.34%) Legal
9 4 (1.08%) Back Office
10 3 (0.81%) Law
10 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.54%) Games
12 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (32.53%) Developer
2 100 (26.88%) Analyst
3 66 (17.74%) .NET Developer
4 47 (12.63%) Project Manager
5 30 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 29 (7.80%) C# Developer
7 26 (6.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (4.84%) Support Analyst
9 15 (4.03%) Web Developer
9 15 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (3.76%) IT Project Manager
10 14 (3.76%) Analyst Developer
10 14 (3.76%) Junior
11 13 (3.49%) Senior Manager
11 13 (3.49%) Data Analyst
11 13 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (3.23%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.23%) Junior Developer
13 11 (2.96%) Network Engineer
13 11 (2.96%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (30.11%) .NET
2 70 (18.82%) ASP.NET
3 55 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (11.83%) HTML
5 38 (10.22%) CSS
6 36 (9.68%) XML
7 35 (9.41%) Web Services
8 34 (9.14%) WCF
8 34 (9.14%) WPF
8 34 (9.14%) WinForms
9 28 (7.53%) jQuery
10 26 (6.99%) Spring.NET
10 26 (6.99%) Castle Windsor
10 26 (6.99%) Ninject
10 26 (6.99%) Unity DI Container
11 24 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (6.45%) HTML5
12 23 (6.18%) REST
13 20 (5.38%) CSS3
14 13 (3.49%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.98%) Enterprise Software
2 51 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 31 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 26 (6.99%) Social Network
5 17 (4.57%) Computer Science
6 16 (4.30%) User Experience
7 13 (3.49%) W3C
8 9 (2.42%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.42%) Clustering
8 9 (2.42%) Fat Client
8 9 (2.42%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.42%) Data Structures
9 8 (2.15%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.15%) HACMP
10 6 (1.61%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.34%) DTV
11 5 (1.34%) Blog
12 4 (1.08%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 80 (21.51%) Windows
2 26 (6.99%) UNIX
3 24 (6.45%) Linux
4 16 (4.30%) Solaris
5 13 (3.49%) AIX
5 13 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.15%) Windows 8
6 8 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.61%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.08%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.54%) Android
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (19.35%) Project Management
3 66 (17.74%) MVC
4 58 (15.59%) TDD
5 52 (13.98%) Scrum
6 39 (10.48%) Kanban
7 35 (9.41%) MVVM
8 29 (7.80%) Web Application Development
8 29 (7.80%) Business Analysis
9 28 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 27 (7.26%) PRINCE2
11 26 (6.99%) OO
11 26 (6.99%) Dependency Injection
11 26 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (6.18%) ITIL
13 22 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (5.65%) Analytics
14 21 (5.65%) Information Security
15 20 (5.38%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 98 (26.34%) C#
2 85 (22.85%) SQL
3 45 (12.10%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.87%) T-SQL
5 23 (6.18%) Java
6 13 (3.49%) Perl
7 12 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 10 (2.69%) Python
9 8 (2.15%) VB
10 7 (1.88%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.34%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.08%) VBA
12 4 (1.08%) RPG
13 3 (0.81%) PHP
13 3 (0.81%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.81%) VB6
14 1 (0.27%) XPath
14 1 (0.27%) XQuery
14 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (15.05%) Degree
2 13 (3.49%) ISEB
2 13 (3.49%) CISSP
3 9 (2.42%) IIBA
4 7 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.88%) MCSE
4 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.34%) CCNP
6 4 (1.08%) MCP
6 4 (1.08%) CCSA
6 4 (1.08%) CCSE
6 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.81%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.81%) CEH
7 3 (0.81%) CISM
7 3 (0.81%) CCSP
7 3 (0.81%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.03%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.76%) QA
4 12 (3.23%) SLA
5 4 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (2.15%) NFS
4 8 (2.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (1.61%) XenApp
6 5 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.34%) vSphere
7 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.15%) Puppet
1 8 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.88%) OpenView
2 7 (1.88%) Control-M
2 7 (1.88%) NetBackup
2 7 (1.88%) SCCM
3 4 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.81%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.81%) SCOM
4 3 (0.81%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.81%) WSUS
5 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.27%) Nessus
Vendors
1 70 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 39 (10.48%) Twitter
3 31 (8.33%) Oracle
4 28 (7.53%) VMware
5 26 (6.99%) Facebook
6 22 (5.91%) Citrix
7 21 (5.65%) Cisco
8 19 (5.11%) HP
9 16 (4.30%) Adobe
10 14 (3.76%) Veritas
10 14 (3.76%) CheckPoint
11 12 (3.23%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.42%) SAP
13 7 (1.88%) Juniper
13 7 (1.88%) TippingPoint
14 6 (1.61%) F5
14 6 (1.61%) Avaya
14 6 (1.61%) Sun
15 5 (1.34%) IBM
15 5 (1.34%) Sybase
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kent
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
EK Services
Salary: £32,9321 per annum, with opportunity to progress to £37,541
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + car allowance, profit share scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 days ago
Kent
The People Network
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent, UK.
AXA
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Posted: 15 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Posted: 18 days ago