The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 11.11% 15.09% 23.33%
As % of the General category 100.00% 28.57% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 11
Average salary £35,500 £43,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.85% +5.42%
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 West Malling region.

General Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 11.11% 52.83% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 13
Average salary £35,500 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.57% -8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

Finance
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Finance Salary Trend in West Malling

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (22.22%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
1 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) System Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft