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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 209 231 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.82% 21.25% 18.04%
As % of the General category 59.38% 62.10% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 188 202 135
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
352 372 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.43% 34.22% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 324 314 268
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 34 £42,500 +63.46%
Tunbridge Wells +6 13 £42,500 - 7
West Malling +1 12 £47,500 +5.55%
Maidstone -10 12 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Folkestone -4 9 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Tonbridge +4 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Dartford - 4 £22,500 -
Westerham - 2 £32,500 -
Sevenoaks +12 1 £19,500 -51.25% 1
Sittingbourne -4 1 £50,000 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 112 (25.51%) .NET
2 96 (21.87%) C#
3 91 (20.73%) SQL
4 81 (18.45%) Microsoft
5 72 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (14.58%) Project Management
7 63 (14.35%) ITIL
8 61 (13.90%) Information Security
9 58 (13.21%) SQL Server
9 58 (13.21%) ISEB
10 54 (12.30%) Windows
10 54 (12.30%) Test Scripting
11 53 (12.07%) Firewall
12 50 (11.39%) MS Excel
13 48 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
14 47 (10.71%) Regression Testing
15 46 (10.48%) Test Strategy
16 45 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management
16 45 (10.25%) Degree
17 44 (10.02%) User Acceptance Testing
18 43 (9.79%) ASP.NET
19 42 (9.57%) Cisco
19 42 (9.57%) SDLC
20 41 (9.34%) HTML
20 41 (9.34%) PCI DSS
20 41 (9.34%) Business Analysis
21 40 (9.11%) Marketing
21 40 (9.11%) JavaScript
22 39 (8.88%) CSS
23 38 (8.66%) System Integration Testing

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 8 (1.82%) IIS
1 8 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.91%) CMS
4 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.46%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.23%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.23%) SAS
6 1 (0.23%) Xceptor
Applications
1 50 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.69%) MS Office
3 8 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.91%) MS Project
6 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 25 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.91%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.23%) AWD
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.37%) Office 365
4 2 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.46%) Heroku
4 2 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) GitHub
5 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (12.07%) Firewall
2 18 (4.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 18 (4.10%) Wireless
3 17 (3.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 17 (3.87%) Network Security
4 16 (3.64%) VPN
5 8 (1.82%) DNS
6 5 (1.14%) DHCP
6 5 (1.14%) LAN
6 5 (1.14%) WAN
7 4 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.68%) HTTP
8 3 (0.68%) Internet
8 3 (0.68%) SMS
8 3 (0.68%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.46%) Extranet
9 2 (0.46%) FTP
9 2 (0.46%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.59%) DataStage
8 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.91%) MySQL
9 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.68%) SSDT
11 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.46%) Redis
11 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.23%) DB2
12 1 (0.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (4.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.28%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (1.37%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.14%) Ranorex
5 5 (1.14%) Robot Framework
6 4 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.68%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.46%) Babel
8 2 (0.46%) gulp
8 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.46%) JIRA
9 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.23%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (9.11%) Marketing
2 24 (5.47%) Banking
3 13 (2.96%) Legal
4 12 (2.73%) Retail
5 9 (2.05%) Advertising
5 9 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.14%) Electronics
8 2 (0.46%) Games
8 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
9 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (31.89%) Analyst
2 86 (19.59%) Developer
3 49 (11.16%) .NET Developer
4 42 (9.57%) C# Developer
5 40 (9.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (9.11%) Test Analyst
6 36 (8.20%) Business Analyst
7 33 (7.52%) Consultant
8 28 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (6.15%) Project Manager
9 27 (6.15%) Service Analyst
10 26 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (5.47%) IT Consultant
12 23 (5.24%) Security Consultant
13 22 (5.01%) Network Engineer
14 21 (4.78%) Financial Analyst
14 21 (4.78%) IT Security Consultant
14 21 (4.78%) Security Manager
15 20 (4.56%) SQL Developer
16 19 (4.33%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (25.51%) .NET
2 43 (9.79%) ASP.NET
3 41 (9.34%) HTML
4 39 (8.88%) CSS
5 25 (5.69%) Web Services
6 14 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (2.73%) XML
8 11 (2.51%) .NET Framework
9 9 (2.05%) HTML5
9 9 (2.05%) jQuery
9 9 (2.05%) SOAP
10 8 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (1.82%) CSS3
11 7 (1.59%) REST
11 7 (1.59%) WinForms
11 7 (1.59%) WPF
12 4 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (0.91%) Entity Framework
12 4 (0.91%) RESTful
12 4 (0.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.93%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (6.61%) AS400
3 17 (3.87%) User Experience
4 15 (3.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 14 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.96%) Health Informatics
6 13 (2.96%) Informatics
7 8 (1.82%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.59%) Cybercrime
8 7 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.59%) iPad
8 7 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.37%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.14%) Economics
11 4 (0.91%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.91%) iSeries
11 4 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
11 4 (0.91%) Statistics
12 3 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 54 (12.30%) Windows
2 9 (2.05%) Linux
3 8 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.46%) Android
5 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) Unix
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (14.58%) Project Management
3 63 (14.35%) ITIL
4 61 (13.90%) Information Security
5 54 (12.30%) Test Scripting
6 47 (10.71%) Regression Testing
7 46 (10.48%) Test Strategy
8 45 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (10.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 42 (9.57%) SDLC
11 41 (9.34%) Business Analysis
12 38 (8.66%) System Integration Testing
13 37 (8.43%) Integration Testing
13 37 (8.43%) Smoke Testing
13 37 (8.43%) System Testing
14 36 (8.20%) Penetration Testing
14 36 (8.20%) Web Development
15 34 (7.74%) MVC
16 33 (7.52%) CRM
17 31 (7.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 96 (21.87%) C#
2 91 (20.73%) SQL
3 40 (9.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.51%) C
4 11 (2.51%) T-SQL
5 10 (2.28%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.05%) Java
7 6 (1.37%) VB
8 5 (1.14%) RPG
9 4 (0.91%) ES6
10 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.46%) COBOL
10 2 (0.46%) PHP
10 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.23%) Python
11 1 (0.23%) Ruby
11 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.23%) VBA
11 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (13.21%) ISEB
2 45 (10.25%) Degree
3 35 (7.97%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (7.74%) ISTQB
5 31 (7.06%) CCNP
6 29 (6.61%) CCSE
7 27 (6.15%) CISSP
8 23 (5.24%) CEH
9 20 (4.56%) CREST Certified
10 19 (4.33%) CISM
11 18 (4.10%) CCNA
11 18 (4.10%) SANS
12 15 (3.42%) JNCIP
12 15 (3.42%) JNCIS
12 15 (3.42%) OSCP
13 14 (3.19%) Check Point Certification
14 12 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (2.05%) CISA
16 7 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 6 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.34%) PCI DSS
2 32 (7.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.19%) QA
4 4 (0.91%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.68%) SLA
6 2 (0.46%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.46%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.23%) P3O
System Software
1 33 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.64%) Firmware
3 9 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.37%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.46%) vSphere
6 2 (0.46%) XenApp
6 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.23%) Docker
7 1 (0.23%) vCloud
7 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (3.42%) FortiGate
2 12 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.91%) SCCM
4 2 (0.46%) Puppet
4 2 (0.46%) SCOM
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.23%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.23%) OpenView
5 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 42 (9.57%) Cisco
3 37 (8.43%) CheckPoint
4 35 (7.97%) Oracle
5 21 (4.78%) HP
6 20 (4.56%) Citrix
6 20 (4.56%) F5
6 20 (4.56%) VMware
7 18 (4.10%) Juniper
8 17 (3.87%) Aruba
8 17 (3.87%) Blue Coat
9 16 (3.64%) Extreme Networks
10 9 (2.05%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.82%) SAP
12 7 (1.59%) Thunderhead
13 5 (1.14%) Palo Alto
13 5 (1.14%) SolarWinds
14 4 (0.91%) Google
14 4 (0.91%) Siebel
15 3 (0.68%) Adobe
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Sevenoaks
Client Server
Salary: £65,000 to £80,000 + significant bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Tonbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago