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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 204 263 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.62% 20.84% 20.16%
As % of the General category 51.65% 58.31% 64.17%
Number of salaries quoted 179 231 135
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
395 451 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.11% 35.74% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 338 400 207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +17 27 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Maidstone -10 17 £37,500 -16.66% 2
West Malling -1 16 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Canterbury +2 15 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Folkestone -2 15 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Tonbridge +8 3 £27,500 -42.10%
Dartford -5 3 £30,500 +8.92% 1
Dover -8 2 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 83 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (21.19%) Project Management
2 82 (21.19%) .NET
3 74 (19.12%) Windows
4 73 (18.86%) C#
5 59 (15.25%) SQL
6 56 (14.47%) SQL Server
6 56 (14.47%) Microsoft
7 50 (12.92%) ITIL
8 49 (12.66%) MVC
9 48 (12.40%) Degree
9 48 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
10 46 (11.89%) MS Excel
11 42 (10.85%) Firewall
12 41 (10.59%) TDD
13 39 (10.08%) Business Analysis
13 39 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (10.08%) ASP.NET
14 38 (9.82%) PRINCE2
15 37 (9.56%) Oracle
15 37 (9.56%) Cisco
16 36 (9.30%) Scrum
17 34 (8.79%) VMware
17 34 (8.79%) WAN
18 33 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
19 31 (8.01%) Enterprise Software
20 30 (7.75%) Information Security
21 29 (7.49%) WPF
22 28 (7.24%) MVVM
22 28 (7.24%) Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (2.07%) Apache
1 8 (2.07%) SAS
2 6 (1.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (1.55%) JBoss
3 5 (1.29%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.29%) CMS
4 4 (1.03%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.78%) WordPress
5 3 (0.78%) Lync
6 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.52%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 46 (11.89%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.36%) MS Office
3 12 (3.10%) MS Project
3 12 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.29%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.26%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.78%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (10.85%) Firewall
2 34 (8.79%) WAN
3 23 (5.94%) LAN
4 17 (4.39%) Internet
5 14 (3.62%) TCP/IP
5 14 (3.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 13 (3.36%) DNS
7 11 (2.84%) VoIP
8 10 (2.58%) SAN
9 9 (2.33%) Wireless
10 7 (1.81%) VPN
10 7 (1.81%) LDAP
11 6 (1.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (1.55%) IP Telephony
12 5 (1.29%) DHCP
13 4 (1.03%) VLAN
14 3 (0.78%) Network Security
14 3 (0.78%) Unified Communications
15 2 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (0.52%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.62%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.07%) MySQL
5 8 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.78%) DB2
7 3 (0.78%) OLAP
7 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (0.78%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.52%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.52%) Redis
8 2 (0.52%) DTS
8 2 (0.52%) OLTP
8 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (6.98%) NUnit
2 20 (5.17%) MSTest
2 20 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
2 20 (5.17%) Moq
3 8 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.55%) AdminStudio
6 5 (1.29%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.03%) Subversion
7 4 (1.03%) Maven
8 3 (0.78%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.26%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.26%) Selenium
9 1 (0.26%) PVCS
9 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (7.24%) Banking
2 24 (6.20%) Marketing
3 18 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.65%) Legal
4 9 (2.33%) Retail
5 6 (1.55%) Advertising
5 6 (1.55%) Publishing
6 5 (1.29%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.29%) Electronics
7 4 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.03%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.78%) Back Office
8 3 (0.78%) Local Government
9 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 102 (26.36%) Analyst
2 89 (23.00%) Developer
3 61 (15.76%) Business Analyst
4 54 (13.95%) Project Manager
5 42 (10.85%) .NET Developer
6 35 (9.04%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 32 (8.27%) Consultant
8 19 (4.91%) C# Developer
9 15 (3.88%) Security Consultant
10 14 (3.62%) Test Analyst
10 14 (3.62%) IT Consultant
10 14 (3.62%) IT Security Consultant
10 14 (3.62%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (3.36%) Network Engineer
12 12 (3.10%) Web Developer
12 12 (3.10%) IT Project Manager
13 11 (2.84%) Senior Manager
13 11 (2.84%) Operations Manager
13 11 (2.84%) Senior Project Manager
14 10 (2.58%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (21.19%) .NET
2 39 (10.08%) ASP.NET
3 33 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (7.49%) WPF
5 27 (6.98%) WinForms
6 25 (6.46%) HTML
7 24 (6.20%) Web Services
8 21 (5.43%) CSS
9 20 (5.17%) Castle Windsor
9 20 (5.17%) Ninject
9 20 (5.17%) Spring.NET
9 20 (5.17%) Unity DI Container
10 19 (4.91%) XML
11 17 (4.39%) WCF
12 16 (4.13%) jQuery
13 13 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (2.58%) .NET Framework
15 7 (1.81%) REST
15 7 (1.81%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.01%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (6.46%) Management Information System
4 24 (6.20%) Inversion of Control
5 20 (5.17%) Social Network
6 7 (1.81%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.81%) NHS
7 6 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.55%) Social Media
7 6 (1.55%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.29%) DTV
9 4 (1.03%) CMDB
9 4 (1.03%) Informatics
10 3 (0.78%) Clustering
10 3 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.78%) HACMP
10 3 (0.78%) User Experience
10 3 (0.78%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.78%) iSeries
10 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 74 (19.12%) Windows
2 24 (6.20%) Linux
3 20 (5.17%) AIX
4 18 (4.65%) UNIX
5 15 (3.88%) Windows 7
6 14 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.84%) Solaris
8 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.26%) VMS
11 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (21.19%) Project Management
3 50 (12.92%) ITIL
4 49 (12.66%) MVC
5 41 (10.59%) TDD
6 39 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (10.08%) Business Analysis
7 38 (9.82%) PRINCE2
8 36 (9.30%) Scrum
9 30 (7.75%) Information Security
10 28 (7.24%) MVVM
11 26 (6.72%) Change Management
12 25 (6.46%) Service Delivery
13 24 (6.20%) Risk Management
14 23 (5.94%) Kanban
15 22 (5.68%) Web Application Development
15 22 (5.68%) E-Commerce
16 21 (5.43%) Dependency Injection
17 20 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 73 (18.86%) C#
2 59 (15.25%) SQL
3 24 (6.20%) Java
4 22 (5.68%) JavaScript
4 22 (5.68%) T-SQL
5 9 (2.33%) Perl
6 8 (2.07%) C
7 7 (1.81%) PHP
7 7 (1.81%) VBScript
7 7 (1.81%) VB
7 7 (1.81%) Ruby
7 7 (1.81%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.55%) VBA
9 5 (1.29%) Python
9 5 (1.29%) VB6
9 5 (1.29%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.03%) C++
11 3 (0.78%) RPG
11 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (12.40%) Degree
2 14 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (3.36%) CISSP
4 11 (2.84%) CCNP
4 11 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.03%) CCNA
7 4 (1.03%) MCSE
7 4 (1.03%) ISEB
8 2 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.52%) MCSA
8 2 (0.52%) PMP
8 2 (0.52%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.52%) CCSA
9 1 (0.26%) CISMP
9 1 (0.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (4.91%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.62%) SLA
4 12 (3.10%) QA
5 4 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.52%) COBIT
6 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.36%) XenApp
4 12 (3.10%) vSphere
5 10 (2.58%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.81%) NFS
7 6 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.78%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.33%) SCCM
1 9 (2.33%) Puppet
1 9 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.81%) OpenView
2 7 (1.81%) Control-M
2 7 (1.81%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.55%) WSUS
4 2 (0.52%) Foglight
4 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 56 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.56%) Oracle
2 37 (9.56%) Cisco
3 34 (8.79%) VMware
4 26 (6.72%) CheckPoint
4 26 (6.72%) Citrix
5 22 (5.68%) Twitter
6 20 (5.17%) Facebook
7 16 (4.13%) F5
8 12 (3.10%) Apple
9 11 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 11 (2.84%) IBM
10 10 (2.58%) HP
11 9 (2.33%) Sun
12 8 (2.07%) Wyse
12 8 (2.07%) Riverbed
13 7 (1.81%) Dell
13 7 (1.81%) Veritas
13 7 (1.81%) Juniper
14 6 (1.55%) Avaya
Canterbury, Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + On application
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kent
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £19,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum £40k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Search Consultancy
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Dover, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Kent Police
Posted: 11 days ago