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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South East / Kent
Rank 8 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 175 265 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.19% 25.65% 15.01%
As % of the General category 59.32% 64.95% 44.47%
Number of salaries quoted 148 238 151
Median salary £47,500 £40,300 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.86% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
295 408 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.71% 39.50% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 242 356 329
Median salary £45,000 £40,650 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.70% -4.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,558 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Maidstone +5 33 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Chatham -5 20 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Folkestone -6 13 £42,500 +21.42% 2
West Malling -9 12 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Tunbridge Wells +10 7 £45,000 -3.74%
Tonbridge +4 5 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Sevenoaks +7 2 £35,000 +45.83%
Westerham 0 2 £29,750 -7.03%
Sittingbourne +4 1 - -
Rochester 0 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £67,500 - 1
Stansted - 1 £65,000 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 75 (20.78%) SQL
2 61 (16.90%) Microsoft
3 59 (16.34%) Windows
4 55 (15.24%) .NET
5 54 (14.96%) C#
6 53 (14.68%) Degree
7 52 (14.40%) SQL Server
8 49 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (11.91%) MS Excel
9 43 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (11.36%) MS Office
11 40 (11.08%) ITIL
11 40 (11.08%) Project Management
12 36 (9.97%) Banking
13 34 (9.42%) SDLC
14 33 (9.14%) JavaScript
15 30 (8.31%) CSS
16 29 (8.03%) ISTQB
16 29 (8.03%) Marketing
16 29 (8.03%) System Testing
16 29 (8.03%) PCI DSS
17 28 (7.76%) Firewall
17 28 (7.76%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (7.48%) Cisco
18 27 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (7.20%) HP
19 26 (7.20%) HTML
19 26 (7.20%) Analytics
20 24 (6.65%) Relational Database
20 24 (6.65%) Oracle

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 13 (3.60%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.49%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.11%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.11%) SAS
4 4 (1.11%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.55%) CMS
5 2 (0.55%) IIS
5 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.55%) WordPress
6 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.28%) Confluence
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (11.91%) MS Excel
2 41 (11.36%) MS Office
3 14 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.83%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) Simulink
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) Magento
2 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.55%) SessionCam
3 2 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) HFM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.32%) Office 365
2 11 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.11%) PaaS
5 2 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.55%) GitHub
5 2 (0.55%) Heroku
5 2 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.76%) Firewall
2 17 (4.71%) VPN
3 13 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.94%) DNS
5 6 (1.66%) DHCP
5 6 (1.66%) Wireless
6 5 (1.39%) BIG-IP
6 5 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (1.39%) VXLAN
6 5 (1.39%) WAAS
6 5 (1.39%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.55%) ADSL
7 2 (0.55%) NAS
7 2 (0.55%) Skype
7 2 (0.55%) VLAN
7 2 (0.55%) WAN
7 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (6.65%) Relational Database
4 19 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 19 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (4.43%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.77%) MySQL
8 10 (2.77%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.66%) Redis
13 5 (1.39%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.11%) Big Data
14 4 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (1.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 4 (1.11%) OLAP
15 3 (0.83%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 20 (5.54%) Toad
2 17 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.77%) Moq
3 10 (2.77%) MSTest
3 10 (2.77%) NUnit
3 10 (2.77%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (2.49%) SoapUI
5 8 (2.22%) Ranorex
5 8 (2.22%) Robot Framework
6 5 (1.39%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.11%) JIRA
7 4 (1.11%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.83%) Babel
8 3 (0.83%) gulp
8 3 (0.83%) HP UFT
8 3 (0.83%) Jasmine
8 3 (0.83%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (0.83%) Selenium
9 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (9.97%) Banking
2 29 (8.03%) Marketing
3 14 (3.88%) Financial Institution
4 13 (3.60%) Retail
5 6 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.39%) Advertising
6 5 (1.39%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.11%) Back Office
8 3 (0.83%) Electronics
8 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.55%) Automotive
9 2 (0.55%) Games
9 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 105 (29.09%) Analyst
2 81 (22.44%) Developer
3 37 (10.25%) .NET Developer
4 27 (7.48%) C# Developer
5 25 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (6.65%) DBA
7 23 (6.37%) Senior DBA
7 23 (6.37%) Support Analyst
8 19 (5.26%) Consultant
8 19 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
8 19 (5.26%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 18 (4.99%) Test Analyst
10 16 (4.43%) Applications Support
10 16 (4.43%) Business Analyst
11 15 (4.16%) IT Consultant
12 14 (3.88%) Data Analyst
12 14 (3.88%) IT Manager
12 14 (3.88%) IT Security Consultant
12 14 (3.88%) Security Consultant
13 13 (3.60%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (15.24%) .NET
2 30 (8.31%) CSS
3 26 (7.20%) HTML
4 23 (6.37%) ASP.NET
5 18 (4.99%) XML
6 13 (3.60%) Web Services
7 12 (3.32%) SOAP
7 12 (3.32%) WPF
8 11 (3.05%) REST
8 11 (3.05%) WinForms
9 10 (2.77%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (2.77%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (2.77%) Ninject
9 10 (2.77%) Spring.NET
9 10 (2.77%) Unity DI Container
10 9 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (2.49%) Entity Framework
10 9 (2.49%) WCF
11 8 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.76%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (6.09%) Replication
4 18 (4.99%) Computer Science
5 16 (4.43%) Mathematics
6 14 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.88%) User Experience
7 13 (3.60%) iPad
8 11 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
9 10 (2.77%) Economics
9 10 (2.77%) Social Network
10 9 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (2.22%) Health Informatics
11 8 (2.22%) Informatics
12 5 (1.39%) AS400
12 5 (1.39%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.11%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.11%) Statistics
14 3 (0.83%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.83%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 59 (16.34%) Windows
2 19 (5.26%) Unix
3 15 (4.16%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.77%) Windows XP
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.66%) Linux
7 5 (1.39%) Android
7 5 (1.39%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.39%) Windows Vista
8 4 (1.11%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.11%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.55%) AIX
9 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (11.08%) ITIL
2 40 (11.08%) Project Management
3 34 (9.42%) SDLC
4 29 (8.03%) System Testing
5 26 (7.20%) Analytics
6 24 (6.65%) Information Security
7 21 (5.82%) Regression Testing
7 21 (5.82%) Scrum
8 20 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (5.54%) High Availability
8 20 (5.54%) TDD
9 19 (5.26%) MVC
9 19 (5.26%) MVVM
9 19 (5.26%) Test Scripting
10 18 (4.99%) Change Control
10 18 (4.99%) Manual Testing
10 18 (4.99%) SIEM
11 17 (4.71%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (20.78%) SQL
2 54 (14.96%) C#
3 33 (9.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.99%) PowerShell
4 18 (4.99%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.71%) Java
6 13 (3.60%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.77%) PHP
8 6 (1.66%) Python
9 5 (1.39%) C
9 5 (1.39%) R
10 3 (0.83%) ES6
11 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.55%) COBOL
11 2 (0.55%) Go
11 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.55%) Ruby
11 2 (0.55%) VB
11 2 (0.55%) VBA
12 1 (0.28%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 53 (14.68%) Degree
2 29 (8.03%) ISTQB
3 23 (6.37%) ISEB
4 15 (4.16%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (3.88%) CCNA
5 14 (3.88%) CEH
5 14 (3.88%) CREST Certified
5 14 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.32%) OSCP
6 12 (3.32%) SANS
7 11 (3.05%) MCP
7 11 (3.05%) MCSE
8 10 (2.77%) CCNP
8 10 (2.77%) CCSE
8 10 (2.77%) Check Point Certification
8 10 (2.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.94%) CISSP
10 5 (1.39%) CISA
10 5 (1.39%) CISM
11 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.03%) PCI DSS
2 23 (6.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (5.26%) QA
4 5 (1.39%) SLA
5 2 (0.55%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.60%) Firmware
3 10 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.83%) vSphere
6 2 (0.55%) Docker
6 2 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.28%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 19 (5.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 19 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 19 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 19 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 19 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 17 (4.71%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.83%) Puppet
4 1 (0.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 61 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.48%) Cisco
3 26 (7.20%) HP
4 24 (6.65%) Oracle
5 21 (5.82%) IBM
6 19 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 15 (4.16%) VMware
8 13 (3.60%) Extreme Networks
8 13 (3.60%) SolarWinds
9 12 (3.32%) LANDesk
10 11 (3.05%) Facebook
11 10 (2.77%) Twitter
12 9 (2.49%) Remedy
13 8 (2.22%) Apple
13 8 (2.22%) Forcepoint
13 8 (2.22%) Tripwire
14 7 (1.94%) SAP
15 5 (1.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 5 (1.39%) Citrix
15 5 (1.39%) Juniper
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £49500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £28k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartford
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 27 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Up to £30k depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Tonbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago