The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Kent / Chatham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 20 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 28.57% 48.08% 45.00%
As % of the General category 54.05% 64.10% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 9
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £31,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chatham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chatham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 37 39 14
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham 52.86% 75.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 14
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £53,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chatham citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Chatham

Finance
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Salary trend for Finance in Chatham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Chatham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Chatham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Chatham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chatham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 13 (35.14%) Banking
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) Retail
4 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
4 8 (21.62%) Process Improvement
5 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (18.92%) SDLC
5 7 (18.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
5 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
5 7 (18.92%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
7 5 (13.51%) Retail Banking
7 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
7 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
7 5 (13.51%) Security Operations
7 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (13.51%) Advertising
7 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.51%) Windows
7 5 (13.51%) ISEB
7 5 (13.51%) Remedy
7 5 (13.51%) Attack Monitoring
8 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (18.92%) MS Visio
3 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (10.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
General
1 13 (35.14%) Banking
2 9 (24.32%) Retail
3 5 (13.51%) Advertising
3 5 (13.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Analyst Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Change Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) AS400
3 2 (5.41%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) PMI
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
2 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Process Improvement
2 7 (18.92%) SDLC
3 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
4 5 (13.51%) Attack Monitoring
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.51%) Security Operations
4 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
4 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
4 5 (13.51%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.41%) IT Governance
7 2 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
1 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.81%) QA
3 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Remedy
3 3 (8.11%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) LANDesk
4 2 (5.41%) Perforce
4 2 (5.41%) Progress
4 2 (5.41%) Rapid7
5 1 (2.70%) VMware