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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 181 206 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.99% 18.58% 21.62%
As % of the General category 49.05% 51.76% 61.09%
Number of salaries quoted 134 156 147
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £59,250
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
369 398 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.68% 35.89% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 266 316 256
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £67,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +18 26 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Maidstone -20 13 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Dartford -9 8 £45,000 -18.18%
Canterbury -2 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
West Malling +3 3 £35,500 -18.85%
Chatham -6 3 £45,000 -
Tonbridge +13 2 £24,000 -6.79% 1
Dover 0 2 - - 1
Stansted -4 1 £30,500 -
Folkestone -9 1 £28,000 -10.40%
Sittingbourne - 1 £40,000 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 82 (22.71%) SQL
2 67 (18.56%) SQL Server
3 66 (18.28%) Project Management
4 64 (17.73%) .NET
4 64 (17.73%) C#
5 59 (16.34%) Degree
6 49 (13.57%) Windows
7 48 (13.30%) Firewall
8 41 (11.36%) MS Excel
9 40 (11.08%) Microsoft
9 40 (11.08%) MVC
10 36 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (9.70%) PRINCE2
11 35 (9.70%) ITIL
12 31 (8.59%) T-SQL
12 31 (8.59%) ASP.NET
12 31 (8.59%) Cisco
13 30 (8.31%) JavaScript
13 30 (8.31%) Scrum
13 30 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (7.76%) Management Information System
15 27 (7.48%) CheckPoint
16 26 (7.20%) E-Commerce
17 25 (6.93%) Change Management
18 24 (6.65%) Java
18 24 (6.65%) Oracle
18 24 (6.65%) Business Analysis
19 22 (6.09%) WAN
20 21 (5.82%) Service Delivery
20 21 (5.82%) Information Security

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (2.77%) Apache
1 10 (2.77%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.39%) IIS
3 4 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.83%) Lync
4 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.55%) Documentum
5 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.05%) MS Project
2 11 (3.05%) MS Office
3 7 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.55%) RMDS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (13.30%) Firewall
2 22 (6.09%) WAN
3 16 (4.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 13 (3.60%) LAN
4 13 (3.60%) Internet
5 12 (3.32%) DNS
5 12 (3.32%) SAN
6 11 (3.05%) Wireless
7 10 (2.77%) VoIP
8 9 (2.49%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.94%) LDAP
9 7 (1.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (1.66%) VPN
11 5 (1.39%) VLAN
12 4 (1.11%) HTTP
13 3 (0.83%) DHCP
14 2 (0.55%) PPP
14 2 (0.55%) Intranet
14 2 (0.55%) MPLS
14 2 (0.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.49%) MySQL
5 9 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.66%) SSDT
8 5 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.39%) OLAP
8 5 (1.39%) DTS
9 4 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 10 (2.77%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.94%) NUnit
2 7 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.94%) MSTest
2 7 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (1.94%) Moq
3 5 (1.39%) Maven
4 4 (1.11%) ReSharper
4 4 (1.11%) MSBuild
4 4 (1.11%) Fiddler
5 3 (0.83%) NuGet
5 3 (0.83%) Selenium
5 3 (0.83%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.55%) Ranorex
6 2 (0.55%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.28%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 21 (5.82%) Marketing
2 18 (4.99%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.43%) Banking
4 14 (3.88%) Legal
5 10 (2.77%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.66%) Publishing
6 6 (1.66%) Retail
7 5 (1.39%) Local Government
7 5 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.83%) Back Office
9 3 (0.83%) Electronics
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Military
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 101 (27.98%) Analyst
2 71 (19.67%) Developer
3 54 (14.96%) Business Analyst
4 40 (11.08%) Project Manager
5 34 (9.42%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 30 (8.31%) .NET Developer
7 29 (8.03%) Consultant
8 15 (4.16%) DBA
8 15 (4.16%) Test Analyst
9 14 (3.88%) Network Engineer
10 12 (3.32%) Administrator
10 12 (3.32%) SQL DBA
11 11 (3.05%) SQL Developer
11 11 (3.05%) Programmer
11 11 (3.05%) Software Engineer
12 10 (2.77%) .NET Software Engineer
12 10 (2.77%) .NET Programmer
13 9 (2.49%) Senior Network Engineer
13 9 (2.49%) Architect
13 9 (2.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (17.73%) .NET
2 31 (8.59%) ASP.NET
3 20 (5.54%) jQuery
4 17 (4.71%) WCF
5 16 (4.43%) HTML
6 15 (4.16%) WinForms
6 15 (4.16%) REST
7 14 (3.88%) CSS
8 11 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (2.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (2.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (2.49%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.49%) YAML
10 9 (2.49%) WPF
11 8 (2.22%) Web Services
12 7 (1.94%) SOAP
12 7 (1.94%) Spring.NET
12 7 (1.94%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (1.94%) Ninject
12 7 (1.94%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.76%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.49%) Replication
3 9 (2.49%) NHS
4 8 (2.22%) Firmware
4 8 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.22%) Social Network
5 7 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (1.94%) Clustering
6 5 (1.39%) PMI
7 4 (1.11%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.83%) DTV
9 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.55%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.55%) HACMP
10 1 (0.28%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.57%) Windows
2 20 (5.54%) Linux
3 18 (4.99%) AIX
4 14 (3.88%) UNIX
5 12 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.32%) Solaris
6 11 (3.05%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.66%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
11 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.28%) Project Management
2 40 (11.08%) MVC
3 36 (9.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (9.70%) ITIL
4 35 (9.70%) PRINCE2
5 30 (8.31%) Scrum
5 30 (8.31%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (7.20%) E-Commerce
7 25 (6.93%) Change Management
8 24 (6.65%) Business Analysis
9 21 (5.82%) TDD
9 21 (5.82%) Information Security
9 21 (5.82%) Service Delivery
10 19 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 17 (4.71%) Migration
11 17 (4.71%) Performance Management
11 17 (4.71%) Kanban
12 16 (4.43%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (4.16%) SOA
14 14 (3.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 82 (22.71%) SQL
2 64 (17.73%) C#
3 31 (8.59%) T-SQL
4 30 (8.31%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.65%) Java
6 18 (4.99%) C
7 13 (3.60%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.05%) Perl
9 9 (2.49%) PHP
9 9 (2.49%) Ruby
10 8 (2.22%) Python
11 7 (1.94%) VB
11 7 (1.94%) VB6
12 6 (1.66%) C++
13 5 (1.39%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.11%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.28%) RPG IV
17 1 (0.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 59 (16.34%) Degree
2 20 (5.54%) CISSP
2 20 (5.54%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (4.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (3.32%) ISEB
5 11 (3.05%) CCNP
5 11 (3.05%) CCNA
6 10 (2.77%) CISM
7 9 (2.49%) CCSA
7 9 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.22%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.94%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.39%) MCSE
10 5 (1.39%) PMP
10 5 (1.39%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.83%) MCSA
11 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.55%) CISA
13 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.26%) SLA
2 16 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.39%) QA
5 2 (0.55%) COBIT
5 2 (0.55%) EMIR
5 2 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.28%) MiFID
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) FATCA
System Software
1 13 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.94%) NFS
3 6 (1.66%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.66%) XenApp
4 4 (1.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.83%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.55%) vSphere
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.77%) Puppet
3 7 (1.94%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.94%) OpenView
3 7 (1.94%) Control-M
4 4 (1.11%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.28%) Foglight
Vendors
1 40 (11.08%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.59%) Cisco
3 27 (7.48%) CheckPoint
4 24 (6.65%) Oracle
5 18 (4.99%) F5
6 17 (4.71%) VMware
7 15 (4.16%) Citrix
8 11 (3.05%) HP
9 10 (2.77%) Red Hat
10 9 (2.49%) JBoss
10 9 (2.49%) Riverbed
11 8 (2.22%) IBM
11 8 (2.22%) Apple
11 8 (2.22%) Veritas
11 8 (2.22%) Juniper
12 7 (1.94%) Dell
12 7 (1.94%) Sun
12 7 (1.94%) Blue Coat
12 7 (1.94%) Tufin
12 7 (1.94%) TippingPoint
Maidstone, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey / Kent
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent or Surrey
Church International
Salary: Negotiable DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Creative Personnel
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
AXA
Salary: £40,000
Posted: 27 days ago