The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 77 84 114
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 8 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.84% 1.48% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.52% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 1
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -44.00%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+1.77% +1.80%
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
929 1054 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.00% 97.50% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 817 938 1037
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Finance
2 24 (53.33%) Regression Testing
2 24 (53.33%) Test Scripting
2 24 (53.33%) Test Strategy
3 23 (51.11%) System Integration Testing
3 23 (51.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (51.11%) Integration Testing
4 12 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 8 (17.78%) Banking
6 7 (15.56%) AS400
6 7 (15.56%) Web Services
7 6 (13.33%) RPG
8 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.11%) Service Management
8 5 (11.11%) SQL
8 5 (11.11%) Windows
8 5 (11.11%) SLA
8 5 (11.11%) ISEB
8 5 (11.11%) HP
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) SDLC
9 4 (8.89%) Line Management
9 4 (8.89%) QA
10 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.67%) OVSD
10 3 (6.67%) Data Management
10 3 (6.67%) Master Data Management
10 3 (6.67%) iSeries
10 3 (6.67%) Control-M
10 3 (6.67%) Unix

Financial Analyst Skill Set
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 1 (2.22%) CMS
1 1 (2.22%) IIS
1 1 (2.22%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DHCP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 45 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) AS400
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) iSeries
4 2 (4.44%) Reinsurance
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Regression Testing
1 24 (53.33%) Test Scripting
1 24 (53.33%) Test Strategy
2 23 (51.11%) Integration Testing
2 23 (51.11%) System Integration Testing
2 23 (51.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.11%) Service Management
5 4 (8.89%) Line Management
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) SDLC
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.67%) Data Management
6 3 (6.67%) Master Data Management
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.44%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.44%) ITSM
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) RPG
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Control-M
1 3 (6.67%) OpenView
1 3 (6.67%) OVSD
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) SunGard
3 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) Informatica
4 1 (2.22%) Nintex
4 1 (2.22%) Siebel