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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 15 14 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 10.26% 13.46% 7.57%
As % of the General category 61.54% 77.78% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 13
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,700 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £42,500 £56,500
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
13 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 16.67% 17.31% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 16
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £42,758
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 6 (24.00%) XML
6 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) JIRA
7 5 (20.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.00%) GlassFish
7 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
7 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (20.00%) NetBeans
7 5 (20.00%) Java
7 5 (20.00%) MySQL
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco
8 4 (16.00%) Firewall
9 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
9 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
9 3 (12.00%) JNCIP
9 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security
9 3 (12.00%) Aruba

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
1 5 (20.00%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (32.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Developer
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (16.00%) Junior
8 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
8 4 (16.00%) Junior Java Developer
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
10 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (8.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 6 (24.00%) XML
4 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) COM
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (12.00%) Line Management
2 3 (12.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CCNP
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
2 2 (8.00%) CCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Aruba
2 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (12.00%) F5
2 3 (12.00%) Juniper
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
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