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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 228 201 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.08% 20.22% 15.35%
As % of the General category 62.81% 55.37% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 196 179 156
Median salary £43,875 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,400 £75,000
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
363 363 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.74% 36.52% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 325 326 314
Median salary £44,750 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.74% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 May 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 May 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
Maidstone +12 23 £42,500 +13.33%
Chatham 0 23 £42,500 -5.55%
Tunbridge Wells -1 22 £46,500 +9.41%
West Malling -2 19 £50,000 +11.11%
Folkestone +4 10 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Stansted - 6 £65,000 - 1
Tonbridge +2 5 £52,500 +94.44% 1
Dartford - 3 £45,750 - 1
Sevenoaks +9 2 £82,500 +283.72%
Sittingbourne -9 1 £27,500 -20.28%
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 122 (23.92%) Microsoft
2 119 (23.33%) SQL
3 113 (22.16%) .NET
4 92 (18.04%) C#
5 70 (13.73%) Test Scripting
6 67 (13.14%) SQL Server
7 66 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (12.35%) ITIL
9 60 (11.76%) Test Strategy
10 59 (11.57%) Windows
11 58 (11.37%) HTML
11 58 (11.37%) Project Management
11 58 (11.37%) User Acceptance Testing
12 57 (11.18%) Regression Testing
12 57 (11.18%) MS Excel
12 57 (11.18%) System Integration Testing
13 55 (10.78%) ISEB
14 53 (10.39%) Oracle
14 53 (10.39%) SDLC
15 52 (10.20%) Integration Testing
16 50 (9.80%) Business Analysis
17 48 (9.41%) Firewall
17 48 (9.41%) JavaScript
18 44 (8.63%) Information Security
19 43 (8.43%) ASP.NET
20 42 (8.24%) Automated Testing
20 42 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
21 41 (8.04%) Cisco
22 40 (7.84%) MS Office
23 39 (7.65%) CSS

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 (2.16%) CMS
1 11 (2.16%) IIS
2 7 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.98%) WordPress
4 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.59%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.59%) Mule
5 3 (0.59%) Mule ESB
5 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.39%) SAS
6 2 (0.39%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.20%) Apache
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.20%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 57 (11.18%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.84%) MS Office
3 7 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.98%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.39%) AWD
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.39%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.16%) Office 365
2 10 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.37%) SaaS
4 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.59%) Heroku
4 3 (0.59%) PaaS
5 2 (0.39%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.41%) Firewall
2 18 (3.53%) IP Telephony
3 15 (2.94%) Network Security
4 13 (2.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 13 (2.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 13 (2.55%) Wireless
5 12 (2.35%) LAN
5 12 (2.35%) WAN
6 10 (1.96%) VPN
7 9 (1.76%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.57%) DNS
8 8 (1.57%) ExtremeXOS
9 7 (1.37%) HTTP
10 6 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.18%) ISDN
10 6 (1.18%) NGN
11 4 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (0.78%) OSPF
11 4 (0.78%) SMS
12 3 (0.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.14%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.75%) DataStage
6 12 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.76%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.18%) MySQL
12 5 (0.98%) DB2
13 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.59%) SSDT
15 2 (0.39%) PowerPivot
15 2 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.98%) JIRA
4 4 (0.78%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.59%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.39%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.39%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (6.47%) Banking
2 27 (5.29%) Marketing
3 20 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.14%) Legal
5 11 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.57%) Electronics
6 8 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.57%) Retail
7 6 (1.18%) Back Office
8 5 (0.98%) Advertising
9 2 (0.39%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 189 (37.06%) Analyst
2 114 (22.35%) Developer
3 63 (12.35%) Test Analyst
4 52 (10.20%) Service Analyst
5 49 (9.61%) .NET Developer
6 46 (9.02%) Financial Analyst
7 44 (8.63%) Business Analyst
8 41 (8.04%) C# Developer
9 39 (7.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (6.86%) SQL Developer
11 31 (6.08%) Project Manager
12 29 (5.69%) Security Manager
13 25 (4.90%) Network Engineer
14 23 (4.51%) ASP.NET Developer
14 23 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
15 22 (4.31%) Programmer
15 22 (4.31%) Senior Test Analyst
15 22 (4.31%) SQL Analyst
16 21 (4.12%) Analyst Programmer
17 20 (3.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (22.16%) .NET
2 58 (11.37%) HTML
3 43 (8.43%) ASP.NET
4 39 (7.65%) CSS
5 22 (4.31%) XML
6 20 (3.92%) Web Services
7 12 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (2.16%) .NET Framework
9 10 (1.96%) CSS3
9 10 (1.96%) HTML5
9 10 (1.96%) jQuery
10 9 (1.76%) WCF
11 8 (1.57%) XHTML
12 6 (1.18%) WinForms
12 6 (1.18%) WPF
13 4 (0.78%) Ajax
14 3 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 2 (0.39%) ADO.NET
15 2 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
15 2 (0.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.49%) AS400
3 19 (3.73%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 10 (1.96%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.57%) User Experience
7 7 (1.37%) iSeries
7 7 (1.37%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.18%) Health Informatics
8 6 (1.18%) Informatics
8 6 (1.18%) Statistics
9 5 (0.98%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.78%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.78%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.78%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.78%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.59%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (11.57%) Windows
2 20 (3.92%) Unix
3 13 (2.55%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.96%) Linux
5 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.78%) Android
7 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.39%) Solaris
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (13.73%) Test Scripting
2 66 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (12.35%) ITIL
4 60 (11.76%) Test Strategy
5 58 (11.37%) Project Management
5 58 (11.37%) User Acceptance Testing
6 57 (11.18%) Regression Testing
6 57 (11.18%) System Integration Testing
7 53 (10.39%) SDLC
8 52 (10.20%) Integration Testing
9 50 (9.80%) Business Analysis
10 44 (8.63%) Information Security
11 42 (8.24%) Automated Testing
12 38 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (7.45%) Web Development
13 35 (6.86%) System Testing
14 33 (6.47%) Risk Management
14 33 (6.47%) Service Management
15 32 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 28 (5.49%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (23.33%) SQL
2 92 (18.04%) C#
3 48 (9.41%) JavaScript
4 30 (5.88%) Java
5 24 (4.71%) PL/SQL
6 13 (2.55%) C
7 9 (1.76%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.57%) VB
9 7 (1.37%) RPG
9 7 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.98%) PHP
11 5 (0.98%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.59%) Python
13 2 (0.39%) Go
13 2 (0.39%) Ruby
14 1 (0.20%) Perl
14 1 (0.20%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 55 (10.78%) ISEB
2 33 (6.47%) ISTQB
3 28 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (5.10%) Degree
5 25 (4.90%) CCNP
5 25 (4.90%) CISSP
6 24 (4.71%) CISM
7 21 (4.12%) CCSE
8 17 (3.33%) CCNA
9 13 (2.55%) JNCIS
10 11 (2.16%) JNCIP
10 11 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.57%) Check Point Certification
11 8 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.98%) A+ Certification
13 5 (0.98%) CEH
13 5 (0.98%) CREST Certified
14 4 (0.78%) OSCP
14 4 (0.78%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.27%) PCI DSS
2 25 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (4.51%) QA
4 16 (3.14%) SLA
5 5 (0.98%) P3O
6 2 (0.39%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (7.06%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.75%) Firmware
4 9 (1.76%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.18%) vSphere
5 6 (1.18%) XenApp
6 4 (0.78%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.59%) vCloud
7 3 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.39%) NFS
9 1 (0.20%) Docker
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (2.75%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.16%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.78%) OpenView
4 3 (0.59%) Control-M
4 3 (0.59%) OVSD
4 3 (0.59%) Puppet
5 2 (0.39%) Nessus
5 2 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.39%) Nmap
5 2 (0.39%) SCCM
5 2 (0.39%) SCOM
5 2 (0.39%) vRealize
6 1 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.20%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 122 (23.92%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.39%) Oracle
3 41 (8.04%) Cisco
4 37 (7.25%) HP
5 36 (7.06%) VMware
6 32 (6.27%) CheckPoint
7 23 (4.51%) F5
8 21 (4.12%) Citrix
9 15 (2.94%) Juniper
10 14 (2.75%) Avaya
11 11 (2.16%) Aruba
11 11 (2.16%) Blue Coat
11 11 (2.16%) SolarWinds
12 9 (1.76%) Forcepoint
12 9 (1.76%) LANDesk
12 9 (1.76%) SAP
13 8 (1.57%) Extreme Networks
14 6 (1.18%) Siebel
15 5 (0.98%) Thunderhead
15 5 (0.98%) Tripwire
Stansted, Essex
Hanover Search Group
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38K Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus company car / allowance, bonus and benefi
Posted: Yesterday
Rochester, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Tonbridge
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Pension
Posted: 20 days ago