The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 26 4
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs citing Finance 20 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 14.08% 7.81% 33.75%
As % of the General category 58.82% 40.00% 71.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 20
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £49,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -14.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,600 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

General Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 25 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 23.94% 19.53% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 31
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £27,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Finance
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Finance Salary Trend in Maidstone

Finance
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) .NET
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (26.32%) Project Management
6 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 9 (23.68%) Windows
7 9 (23.68%) VoIP
7 9 (23.68%) VMware
7 9 (23.68%) SAN
7 9 (23.68%) Thin Client
7 9 (23.68%) Fat Client
8 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 8 (21.05%) Citrix
8 8 (21.05%) DHCP
8 8 (21.05%) DNS
8 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 7 (18.42%) Analytics
9 7 (18.42%) Line Management
10 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
11 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
11 5 (13.16%) IIS
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (13.16%) Supplier Management
11 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
1 1 (2.63%) PaaS
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) VoIP
1 9 (23.68%) SAN
2 8 (21.05%) DHCP
2 8 (21.05%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) MI Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.26%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
4 2 (5.26%) COM+
5 1 (2.63%) ADO
5 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.63%) JSON
5 1 (2.63%) Dojo
5 1 (2.63%) Symfony
5 1 (2.63%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Thin Client
1 9 (23.68%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (26.32%) Project Management
4 7 (18.42%) Analytics
4 7 (18.42%) Line Management
5 5 (13.16%) Supplier Management
6 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.89%) UML
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.26%) TDD
9 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Information Security
9 1 (2.63%) SOA
9 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
6 1 (2.63%) VB6
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
Maidstone, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 6 days ago