The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 104 101 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.26% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.68% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +13.68%
Investment Banking
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
400 440 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.36% 35.71% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 344 388 202
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Kent

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking.

1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Retail Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (80.00%) CMDB
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) YAML
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Investment Banking 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UNIX Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (80.00%) CMDB
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat