The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 65 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 33 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.06% 0.76% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 0.78% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 33 8 6
Average salary £38,500 £58,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.46% +63.19%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -
Financial Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1046 1024 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.03% 96.88% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 926 928 921
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Kent region.

Financial Analyst Salary Trend in Kent

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Financial Analyst Salary Histogram in Kent

Financial Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 - 3 £32,500 -
Chatham - 2 £36,750 -
Tonbridge - 2 £30,000 -
Folkestone - 1 £40,000 -
Financial Analyst
South East

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (38.10%) Regression Testing
2 16 (38.10%) Test Scripting
2 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
3 15 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 15 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (26.19%) ISEB
5 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
6 9 (21.43%) Banking
7 7 (16.67%) Service Management
7 7 (16.67%) SLA
8 6 (14.29%) Line Management
9 5 (11.90%) SDLC
9 5 (11.90%) AS400
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.90%) HP
10 4 (9.52%) Web Services
10 4 (9.52%) Windows
10 4 (9.52%) RPG
10 4 (9.52%) Migration
10 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.52%) ITSM
10 4 (9.52%) QA
10 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
10 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.14%) iSeries
11 3 (7.14%) OVSD
11 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.14%) SQL

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 42 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) AS400
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) iSeries
4 1 (2.38%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Regression Testing
1 16 (38.10%) Test Scripting
1 16 (38.10%) Test Strategy
2 15 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 15 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
2 15 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 7 (16.67%) Service Management
5 6 (14.29%) Line Management
6 5 (11.90%) SDLC
7 4 (9.52%) ITSM
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Change Management
9 2 (4.76%) DSDM
9 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) RPG
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) ISEB
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Control-M
1 3 (7.14%) OpenView
1 3 (7.14%) OVSD
2 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) HP
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) SunGard
3 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Siebel
3 1 (2.38%) VMware