The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
South East / Kent
Rank 10 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 144 265 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.14% 23.41% 16.95%
As % of the General category 49.83% 62.21% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 117 227 140
Median salary £42,000 £39,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
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 Kent with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 289 426 293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 36.40% 37.63% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 239 362 261
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,583 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Finance
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Finance in Kent

Finance
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Kent over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Kent

Finance
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +2 25 £35,000 -17.64%
Chatham 0 22 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Folkestone -1 17 £37,000 +5.71% 3
West Malling +6 16 £28,000 -51.30%
Sevenoaks 0 8 £35,000 +42.85% 1
Tonbridge -1 4 £61,250 +16.66% 1
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 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 Kent region with a requirement for Finance.

1 59 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 58 (18.41%) SQL
3 49 (15.56%) SQL Server
4 44 (13.97%) Windows
5 43 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (12.38%) C#
7 38 (12.06%) MS Excel
8 35 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (10.48%) Project Management
9 33 (10.48%) Banking
10 31 (9.84%) .NET
11 28 (8.89%) MS Office
12 27 (8.57%) Java
12 27 (8.57%) SDLC
13 26 (8.25%) Marketing
13 26 (8.25%) Degree
14 25 (7.94%) Replication
14 25 (7.94%) Relational Database
15 24 (7.62%) Analytics
15 24 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (7.62%) Oracle
15 24 (7.62%) IBM
15 24 (7.62%) QA
16 23 (7.30%) ISTQB
17 22 (6.98%) JavaScript
17 22 (6.98%) HTML
17 22 (6.98%) Unix
17 22 (6.98%) Scrum
17 22 (6.98%) High Availability
18 21 (6.67%) T-SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 12 (3.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.90%) Confluence
3 5 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.95%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.63%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.63%) SAS
6 2 (0.63%) WordPress
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 38 (12.06%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.89%) MS Office
3 21 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (4.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.95%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Simulink
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.63%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.63%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) HFM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.22%) Office 365
3 4 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.95%) Heroku
4 3 (0.95%) PaaS
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.81%) Firewall
2 8 (2.54%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.90%) DHCP
3 6 (1.90%) DNS
4 5 (1.59%) VXLAN
5 4 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (1.27%) Wireless
6 3 (0.95%) BIG-IP
6 3 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (0.95%) LAN
6 3 (0.95%) SAN
6 3 (0.95%) VLAN
6 3 (0.95%) WAAS
6 3 (0.95%) WAN
6 3 (0.95%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.63%) ADSL
7 2 (0.63%) HTTP
7 2 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.94%) Relational Database
3 21 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (6.35%) Oracle Database
5 17 (5.40%) RDBMS
6 16 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.49%) MySQL
9 8 (2.54%) Power BI
9 8 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.59%) Redis
12 4 (1.27%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (1.27%) OLAP
12 4 (1.27%) OLTP
13 3 (0.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (6.35%) Toad
2 11 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.54%) Moq
3 8 (2.54%) MSTest
3 8 (2.54%) NUnit
3 8 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (2.22%) LoadRunner
5 6 (1.90%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.59%) Fiddler
6 5 (1.59%) HP UFT
6 5 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.59%) Selenium
7 4 (1.27%) JIRA
7 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.27%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.95%) Ranorex
8 3 (0.95%) Robot Framework
8 3 (0.95%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.63%) Subversion
10 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (10.48%) Banking
2 26 (8.25%) Marketing
3 20 (6.35%) Retail
4 14 (4.44%) Retail Banking
5 8 (2.54%) Automotive
5 8 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.22%) Advertising
6 7 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.95%) Electronics
7 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) Billing
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (34.60%) Analyst
2 66 (20.95%) Developer
3 28 (8.89%) DBA
4 27 (8.57%) Senior DBA
5 25 (7.94%) Business Analyst
6 24 (7.62%) .NET Developer
6 24 (7.62%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.98%) Java Developer
8 20 (6.35%) Oracle DBA
8 20 (6.35%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 17 (5.40%) 2nd Line Support
9 17 (5.40%) C# Developer
10 16 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (5.08%) Test Analyst
11 14 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 14 (4.44%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 12 (3.81%) Desktop Analyst
12 12 (3.81%) Desktop Support
12 12 (3.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.84%) .NET
2 22 (6.98%) HTML
3 20 (6.35%) CSS
4 17 (5.40%) XML
5 13 (4.13%) ASP.NET
6 10 (3.17%) Web Services
6 10 (3.17%) WinForms
6 10 (3.17%) WPF
7 9 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (2.86%) Spring
8 8 (2.54%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (2.54%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.54%) Ninject
8 8 (2.54%) Spring.NET
8 8 (2.54%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (2.54%) WCF
9 7 (2.22%) .NET Framework
9 7 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (2.22%) SOAP
10 6 (1.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.94%) Replication
3 20 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.13%) Fintech
6 11 (3.49%) User Experience
7 8 (2.54%) Social Network
8 7 (2.22%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.22%) iPad
9 6 (1.90%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.59%) Clustering
11 4 (1.27%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.95%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.63%) AS400
13 2 (0.63%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.63%) CMDB
13 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 44 (13.97%) Windows
2 22 (6.98%) Unix
3 10 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.90%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.27%) AIX
7 4 (1.27%) Linux
8 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.95%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.63%) Android
9 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (10.48%) Project Management
3 27 (8.57%) SDLC
4 24 (7.62%) Analytics
4 24 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 22 (6.98%) High Availability
5 22 (6.98%) Scrum
6 21 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 19 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (6.03%) ITIL
8 17 (5.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (5.08%) Process Improvement
9 16 (5.08%) TDD
10 15 (4.76%) Software Testing
11 14 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (4.13%) MVC
12 13 (4.13%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (4.13%) Regression Testing
13 12 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (3.81%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 58 (18.41%) SQL
2 39 (12.38%) C#
3 27 (8.57%) Java
4 22 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.40%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.44%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.54%) PHP
8 8 (2.54%) Python
9 6 (1.90%) C
10 5 (1.59%) R
11 4 (1.27%) Ruby
12 3 (0.95%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.95%) Go
12 3 (0.95%) VBA
13 2 (0.63%) C++
13 2 (0.63%) VB
13 2 (0.63%) VBScript
14 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (8.25%) Degree
2 23 (7.30%) ISTQB
3 17 (5.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (5.08%) ISEB
5 15 (4.76%) MCSE
6 14 (4.44%) MCP
7 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.63%) APMG
8 2 (0.63%) CCNA
8 2 (0.63%) CEH
8 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.63%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.63%) MCITP
8 2 (0.63%) OSCP
8 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.63%) SANS
9 1 (0.32%) HND
9 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.62%) QA
2 11 (3.49%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.22%) SLA
5 4 (1.27%) PMO
6 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.27%) Docker
4 4 (1.27%) vSphere
5 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.32%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) XenApp
7 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (6.35%) Data Guard
1 20 (6.35%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 20 (6.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 20 (6.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 20 (6.35%) Tivoli
1 20 (6.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.95%) Nessus
4 1 (0.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 59 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.62%) IBM
2 24 (7.62%) Oracle
3 13 (4.13%) Cisco
4 12 (3.81%) HP
4 12 (3.81%) VMware
5 11 (3.49%) LANDesk
6 9 (2.86%) Facebook
6 9 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 8 (2.54%) Remedy
7 8 (2.54%) SAP
7 8 (2.54%) Twitter
8 7 (2.22%) Citrix
9 5 (1.59%) F5
9 5 (1.59%) Forcepoint
9 5 (1.59%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.59%) Tripwire
10 4 (1.27%) Apple
10 4 (1.27%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.27%) Palo Alto
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £43-47K depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
East Malling, Kent
The Malling School
Salary: Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: up to £35k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
University of Kent
Salary: Grade 7: £32,958-£38,183 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Dartford, Kent
The Curve Group
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks
Mint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago