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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 222 173 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.39% 15.63% 17.91%
As % of the General category 60.16% 48.60% 49.74%
Number of salaries quoted 195 136 150
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
369 356 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.88% 32.16% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 312 285 303
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,800 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -11 40 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Folkestone - 24 £38,000 - 2
Maidstone +13 18 £55,000 +29.41% 1
West Malling +14 14 £42,500 +19.71% 4
Chatham +4 10 £27,000 -46.00% 3
Canterbury -6 9 £37,500 -
Tonbridge +3 8 £40,000 +66.66%
Dover +2 2 £37,000 -
Sittingbourne 0 1 - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 116 (27.17%) .NET
2 103 (24.12%) C#
3 102 (23.89%) SQL
4 94 (22.01%) Project Management
5 92 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (20.14%) SQL Server
7 80 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
8 72 (16.86%) Windows
9 64 (14.99%) ASP.NET
9 64 (14.99%) Degree
10 61 (14.29%) MVC
11 58 (13.58%) Microsoft
12 57 (13.35%) Scrum
13 53 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC
14 49 (11.48%) JavaScript
15 48 (11.24%) XML
16 47 (11.01%) Oracle
17 46 (10.77%) PRINCE2
18 44 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
18 44 (10.30%) HTML
19 43 (10.07%) CSS
19 43 (10.07%) Management Information System
20 41 (9.60%) Oracle Database
21 39 (9.13%) MS Excel
21 39 (9.13%) TDD
22 37 (8.67%) Enterprise Software
23 36 (8.43%) Java
24 35 (8.20%) UNIX
24 35 (8.20%) WCF
25 33 (7.73%) Change Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 21 (4.92%) IIS
2 19 (4.45%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (3.04%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.64%) CMS
5 3 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.70%) Apache
5 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.70%) Lync
5 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.47%) Confluence
6 2 (0.47%) SAS
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.62%) MS Office
3 10 (2.34%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.47%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.41%) SaaS
2 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Office 365
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.03%) Firewall
2 20 (4.68%) SAN
3 19 (4.45%) DNS
4 18 (4.22%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.81%) Internet
6 11 (2.58%) DHCP
7 10 (2.34%) LAN
7 10 (2.34%) WAN
8 8 (1.87%) VoIP
8 8 (1.87%) PPP
9 7 (1.64%) Network Security
10 4 (0.94%) LDAP
10 4 (0.94%) HTTP
11 3 (0.70%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.70%) VLAN
12 2 (0.47%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.47%) Wireless
12 2 (0.47%) Extranet
12 2 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 41 (9.60%) Oracle Database
3 20 (4.68%) Oracle9i Database
4 11 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.11%) Big Data
5 9 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.41%) MySQL
8 6 (1.41%) DataStage
8 6 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.94%) Redis
11 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.47%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (0.47%) DB2
12 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (5.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (4.92%) Moq
2 21 (4.92%) NUnit
3 20 (4.68%) Oracle Forms
3 20 (4.68%) MSTest
3 20 (4.68%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (1.41%) JIRA
4 6 (1.41%) Selenium
5 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.17%) WebDriver
6 4 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.70%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.47%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.47%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.47%) Subversion
8 2 (0.47%) SilkTest
9 1 (0.23%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.23%) jMock
General
1 28 (6.56%) Banking
2 24 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.28%) Advertising
3 14 (3.28%) Marketing
4 13 (3.04%) Legal
5 12 (2.81%) Retail
6 9 (2.11%) Polish Language
7 8 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.41%) Italian Language
9 5 (1.17%) Electronics
9 5 (1.17%) Law
10 4 (0.94%) Back Office
10 4 (0.94%) Publishing
10 4 (0.94%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.70%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 149 (34.89%) Developer
2 117 (27.40%) Analyst
3 67 (15.69%) .NET Developer
4 46 (10.77%) Business Analyst
5 33 (7.73%) Project Manager
6 32 (7.49%) C# Developer
7 30 (7.03%) Senior Developer
8 24 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 23 (5.39%) Web Developer
10 22 (5.15%) Delivery Manager
11 20 (4.68%) Support Analyst
12 19 (4.45%) Services Delivery Manager
12 19 (4.45%) Java Developer
12 19 (4.45%) Service Manager
13 18 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (3.98%) Oracle Developer
15 16 (3.75%) Junior
15 16 (3.75%) .NET Web Developer
15 16 (3.75%) Senior Web Developer
15 16 (3.75%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (27.17%) .NET
2 64 (14.99%) ASP.NET
3 53 (12.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 48 (11.24%) XML
5 44 (10.30%) HTML
6 43 (10.07%) CSS
7 35 (8.20%) WCF
8 32 (7.49%) WinForms
9 30 (7.03%) WPF
9 30 (7.03%) jQuery
10 27 (6.32%) HTML5
11 25 (5.85%) CSS3
11 25 (5.85%) Web Services
12 20 (4.68%) Castle Windsor
12 20 (4.68%) Ninject
12 20 (4.68%) Spring.NET
12 20 (4.68%) Unity DI Container
13 14 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (3.28%) REST
14 13 (3.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (18.74%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (10.07%) Management Information System
3 37 (8.67%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (4.92%) Inversion of Control
5 20 (4.68%) Social Network
6 9 (2.11%) Fat Client
6 9 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.11%) Thin Client
7 8 (1.87%) User Experience
8 7 (1.64%) W3C
8 7 (1.64%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.17%) Clustering
9 5 (1.17%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.17%) DTV
10 4 (0.94%) AS400
10 4 (0.94%) HACMP
10 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.94%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.94%) iSeries
10 4 (0.94%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 72 (16.86%) Windows
2 35 (8.20%) UNIX
3 17 (3.98%) Linux
4 14 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.87%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.87%) Solaris
7 7 (1.64%) AIX
7 7 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.17%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.70%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.70%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (22.01%) Project Management
2 92 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (14.29%) MVC
4 57 (13.35%) Scrum
5 46 (10.77%) PRINCE2
6 44 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (9.13%) TDD
8 33 (7.73%) Change Management
9 32 (7.49%) ITIL
10 31 (7.26%) Incident Management
11 30 (7.03%) Business Analysis
12 29 (6.79%) Kanban
13 28 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
14 27 (6.32%) SDLC
15 26 (6.09%) Service Delivery
16 25 (5.85%) Service Management
16 25 (5.85%) MVVM
16 25 (5.85%) Analytics
17 22 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (4.92%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 103 (24.12%) C#
2 102 (23.89%) SQL
3 49 (11.48%) JavaScript
4 36 (8.43%) Java
5 26 (6.09%) Shell Script
6 24 (5.62%) PL/SQL
7 19 (4.45%) T-SQL
8 18 (4.22%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.11%) VB
10 7 (1.64%) Perl
11 6 (1.41%) Python
12 5 (1.17%) RPG
12 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.94%) VBA
14 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.47%) VB6
15 2 (0.47%) C
16 1 (0.23%) C++
16 1 (0.23%) COBOL
16 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (14.99%) Degree
2 13 (3.04%) CISSP
2 13 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (2.58%) CCNA
4 10 (2.34%) MCSE
5 9 (2.11%) ISEB
6 8 (1.87%) MCSA
6 8 (1.87%) CCNP
6 8 (1.87%) APMP
7 7 (1.64%) CCSA
8 6 (1.41%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.17%) CEH
9 5 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (1.17%) CCSP
9 5 (1.17%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.94%) MCP
10 4 (0.94%) CCSE
10 4 (0.94%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.62%) SLA
2 16 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.58%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.34%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) P3O
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.11%) XenApp
4 8 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (1.87%) vSphere
5 4 (0.94%) NFS
5 4 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.70%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (2.11%) SCCM
2 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.94%) HP SIM
3 4 (0.94%) Puppet
3 4 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.94%) OpenView
3 4 (0.94%) Control-M
3 4 (0.94%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.70%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.23%) Nessus
5 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 58 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.01%) Oracle
3 32 (7.49%) VMware
4 29 (6.79%) Twitter
5 21 (4.92%) Cisco
5 21 (4.92%) Citrix
5 21 (4.92%) HP
6 20 (4.68%) Facebook
7 15 (3.51%) SAP
8 10 (2.34%) CheckPoint
9 8 (1.87%) Veritas
10 7 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.64%) Adobe
11 5 (1.17%) Siebel
11 5 (1.17%) Sybase
11 5 (1.17%) TippingPoint
11 5 (1.17%) Splunk
11 5 (1.17%) ArcSight
12 4 (0.94%) SolarWinds
12 4 (0.94%) LogRhythm
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Xchanging
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum DOE Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum £50k + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £26000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Health care, ect.
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + good range of benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus x2 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and More
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago