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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 235 217 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.79% 20.07% 15.26%
As % of the General category 59.80% 56.51% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 210 195 153
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median 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
393 384 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 41.46% 35.52% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 360 330 327
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 28 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Malling -1 21 £47,500 +14.45%
Maidstone +11 19 £42,500 -8.10% 2
Tunbridge Wells -6 15 £52,000 +22.35%
Folkestone +1 9 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Stansted - 7 £65,000 -
Tonbridge 0 4 £43,750 - 1
Dartford - 4 £51,500 -
Sevenoaks +12 2 £82,500 +283.72%
Sittingbourne -7 1 £27,500 -24.13%
Rochester - 1 £45,000 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 120 (24.00%) .NET
2 118 (23.60%) SQL
3 102 (20.40%) Microsoft
4 100 (20.00%) C#
5 69 (13.80%) Test Scripting
6 67 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (12.40%) User Acceptance Testing
7 62 (12.40%) Project Management
7 62 (12.40%) ISEB
7 62 (12.40%) Test Strategy
8 61 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
8 61 (12.20%) ITIL
8 61 (12.20%) Windows
9 59 (11.80%) SQL Server
9 59 (11.80%) Regression Testing
10 57 (11.40%) Business Analysis
11 56 (11.20%) Integration Testing
12 54 (10.80%) Oracle
13 53 (10.60%) SDLC
14 50 (10.00%) HTML
15 49 (9.80%) MS Excel
16 48 (9.60%) Firewall
17 47 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
17 47 (9.40%) ASP.NET
18 46 (9.20%) Information Security
19 42 (8.40%) JavaScript
20 41 (8.20%) Automated Testing
20 41 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (8.00%) Web Development
22 39 (7.80%) Cisco

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 (2.20%) CMS
1 11 (2.20%) IIS
2 6 (1.20%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (0.80%) OpenStack
3 4 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (0.80%) WordPress
4 3 (0.60%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.40%) SAS
5 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.20%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 49 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.40%) MS Office
3 7 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.00%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.40%) AWD
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.40%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.40%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.60%) Office 365
3 4 (0.80%) Heroku
3 4 (0.80%) PaaS
3 4 (0.80%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.60%) Firewall
2 16 (3.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 16 (3.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 16 (3.20%) IP Telephony
2 16 (3.20%) Network Security
2 16 (3.20%) Wireless
3 12 (2.40%) VPN
4 9 (1.80%) LAN
4 9 (1.80%) WAN
5 8 (1.60%) ExtremeXOS
6 7 (1.40%) DNS
7 6 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.20%) ISDN
7 6 (1.20%) NGN
8 5 (1.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.80%) HTTP
9 4 (0.80%) OSPF
9 4 (0.80%) SMS
10 3 (0.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.80%) DataStage
5 13 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.80%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.80%) DB2
10 4 (0.80%) MySQL
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.60%) Redis
12 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.40%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 17 (3.40%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.80%) JIRA
3 4 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.20%) Selenium
5 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (5.60%) Banking
1 28 (5.60%) Marketing
2 15 (3.00%) Legal
3 13 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.80%) Retail
6 6 (1.20%) Advertising
6 6 (1.20%) Electronics
7 3 (0.60%) Back Office
8 2 (0.40%) Local Government
9 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (39.20%) Analyst
2 104 (20.80%) Developer
3 68 (13.60%) Test Analyst
4 55 (11.00%) .NET Developer
5 53 (10.60%) Service Analyst
6 52 (10.40%) Business Analyst
7 49 (9.80%) C# Developer
8 46 (9.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 45 (9.00%) Financial Analyst
10 31 (6.20%) Project Manager
11 29 (5.80%) SQL Developer
12 28 (5.60%) Network Engineer
13 27 (5.40%) ASP.NET Developer
13 27 (5.40%) Security Manager
14 24 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
15 23 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 23 (4.60%) Consultant
15 23 (4.60%) Web Developer
16 22 (4.40%) Programmer
16 22 (4.40%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (24.00%) .NET
2 50 (10.00%) HTML
3 47 (9.40%) ASP.NET
4 37 (7.40%) CSS
5 26 (5.20%) Web Services
6 16 (3.20%) XML
7 14 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (2.40%) .NET Framework
9 11 (2.20%) HTML5
10 10 (2.00%) CSS3
11 9 (1.80%) jQuery
11 9 (1.80%) WinForms
11 9 (1.80%) WPF
12 7 (1.40%) WCF
13 4 (0.80%) Ajax
13 4 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (0.60%) ADO.NET
14 3 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 3 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.00%) AS400
3 14 (2.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 13 (2.60%) User Experience
5 11 (2.20%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.60%) Health Informatics
7 8 (1.60%) Informatics
8 7 (1.40%) iSeries
9 6 (1.20%) Statistics
9 6 (1.20%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.00%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.80%) Cybercrime
11 4 (0.80%) iPad
12 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.60%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.40%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 61 (12.20%) Windows
2 16 (3.20%) Unix
3 12 (2.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.40%) Linux
6 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.40%) Solaris
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) Android
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (13.80%) Test Scripting
2 67 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (12.40%) Project Management
3 62 (12.40%) Test Strategy
3 62 (12.40%) User Acceptance Testing
4 61 (12.20%) ITIL
4 61 (12.20%) System Integration Testing
5 59 (11.80%) Regression Testing
6 57 (11.40%) Business Analysis
7 56 (11.20%) Integration Testing
8 53 (10.60%) SDLC
9 47 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 46 (9.20%) Information Security
11 41 (8.20%) Automated Testing
12 40 (8.00%) Web Development
13 38 (7.60%) System Testing
14 32 (6.40%) CRM
15 31 (6.20%) Service Management
16 30 (6.00%) MVC
16 30 (6.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (23.60%) SQL
2 100 (20.00%) C#
3 42 (8.40%) JavaScript
4 24 (4.80%) PL/SQL
5 22 (4.40%) Java
6 12 (2.40%) C
7 9 (1.80%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.80%) VB
8 7 (1.40%) RPG
9 4 (0.80%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.80%) PHP
9 4 (0.80%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.60%) Go
10 3 (0.60%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.60%) Python
10 3 (0.60%) Ruby
11 2 (0.40%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.20%) ES6
12 1 (0.20%) Perl
12 1 (0.20%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 62 (12.40%) ISEB
2 35 (7.00%) ISTQB
3 33 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (6.00%) CCNP
5 26 (5.20%) CCSE
6 23 (4.60%) CISSP
7 21 (4.20%) CISM
7 21 (4.20%) Degree
8 19 (3.80%) CCNA
9 16 (3.20%) JNCIS
10 14 (2.80%) JNCIP
11 10 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
11 10 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.80%) CEH
12 9 (1.80%) CREST Certified
12 9 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (1.40%) OSCP
13 7 (1.40%) SANS
14 5 (1.00%) A+ Certification
15 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.00%) PCI DSS
2 25 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.60%) QA
4 10 (2.00%) SLA
5 4 (0.80%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.40%) COBIT
6 2 (0.40%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.40%) P3O
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (6.80%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.20%) Firmware
2 16 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.80%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.00%) vSphere
5 4 (0.80%) XenApp
6 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.40%) NFS
7 2 (0.40%) vCloud
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) Docker
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (2.80%) FortiGate
2 11 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.80%) OpenView
3 4 (0.80%) Puppet
3 4 (0.80%) SCCM
4 3 (0.60%) Control-M
4 3 (0.60%) OVSD
5 2 (0.40%) SCOM
6 1 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.20%) Nessus
6 1 (0.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.20%) Nmap
6 1 (0.20%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.20%) vRealize
6 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 54 (10.80%) Oracle
3 39 (7.80%) Cisco
4 33 (6.60%) CheckPoint
5 32 (6.40%) HP
6 30 (6.00%) VMware
7 26 (5.20%) F5
8 23 (4.60%) Citrix
9 18 (3.60%) Juniper
10 14 (2.80%) Aruba
10 14 (2.80%) Blue Coat
11 12 (2.40%) SolarWinds
12 11 (2.20%) Avaya
13 10 (2.00%) Extreme Networks
14 9 (1.80%) LANDesk
15 8 (1.60%) Thunderhead
16 7 (1.40%) SAP
16 7 (1.40%) Sitecore
17 6 (1.20%) Siebel
18 5 (1.00%) BMC
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Xchanging
Posted: Yesterday
Westerham, Kent
GCS
Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Folkestone
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidstone
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago