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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 20 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 11.76% 35.42% 25.00%
As % of the General category 37.84% 79.07% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 11
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
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
37 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 31.09% 44.79% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 23
Average salary £37,500 £49,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.62% +24.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £46,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (30.00%) VoIP
1 9 (30.00%) WAN
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco
1 9 (30.00%) CCNP
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
1 9 (30.00%) Wireless
1 9 (30.00%) Riverbed
1 9 (30.00%) F5
1 9 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (13.33%) .NET
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) ISEB
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (10.00%) System Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
7 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.67%) MS Office
7 2 (6.67%) SOAP
7 2 (6.67%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) VoIP
1 9 (30.00%) WAN
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
1 9 (30.00%) Wireless
1 9 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) DTS
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (6.67%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Support
2 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) MI Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) MVC
1 3 (10.00%) System Testing
2 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) Release Management
3 1 (3.33%) Migration
3 1 (3.33%) ETL
3 1 (3.33%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.33%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) CCNP
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco
1 9 (30.00%) Riverbed
1 9 (30.00%) F5
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Red Gate
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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