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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 128 235 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.08% 24.79% 20.07%
As % of the General category 60.38% 59.80% 56.51%
Number of salaries quoted 104 210 195
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

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 212 393 384
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 31.59% 41.46% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 182 360 330
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £65,000
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 June 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 June 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 13 £38,250 -10.00% 3
Folkestone -7 12 £42,500 +18.05% 3
Chatham -1 9 £34,000 -20.00% 6
West Malling -2 6 £28,250 -40.52% 1
Tonbridge +10 5 £65,000 +48.57%
Dartford +4 5 £32,500 -36.89% 1
Sevenoaks 0 5 £35,000 -57.57% 1
Tunbridge Wells -8 3 £32,000 -38.46%
Canterbury - 3 £34,500 - 1
Westerham - 1 £40,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £23,500 - 1
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 67 (24.63%) SQL
2 61 (22.43%) Microsoft
3 49 (18.01%) SQL Server
4 38 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (12.50%) Windows
5 34 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 33 (12.13%) Banking
7 30 (11.03%) QA
8 29 (10.66%) Business Analysis
8 29 (10.66%) C#
8 29 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (9.56%) Retail
9 26 (9.56%) Test Automation
10 24 (8.82%) .NET
10 24 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (8.46%) Java
11 23 (8.46%) Retail Banking
12 22 (8.09%) HTML
12 22 (8.09%) Scrum
13 21 (7.72%) Microsoft Office
13 21 (7.72%) MS Visio
13 21 (7.72%) Active Directory
14 20 (7.35%) XML
14 20 (7.35%) T-SQL
15 19 (6.99%) VMware
15 19 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (6.99%) Marketing
15 19 (6.99%) Analytics
16 18 (6.62%) Windows Server
16 18 (6.62%) Process Improvement

Finance
Co-occurring 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 11 (4.04%) Confluence
2 7 (2.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.84%) Apache
4 4 (1.47%) SAS
5 3 (1.10%) IIS
6 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.74%) CMS
6 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (7.72%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (7.72%) MS Visio
3 16 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.10%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.74%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.74%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.74%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.74%) SAP PM
3 2 (0.74%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.68%) Office 365
3 4 (1.47%) PaaS
4 3 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.74%) GitHub
5 2 (0.74%) IaaS
5 2 (0.74%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.31%) LAN
1 9 (3.31%) WAN
2 8 (2.94%) Firewall
2 8 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.21%) DHCP
3 6 (2.21%) DNS
4 4 (1.47%) SAN
5 3 (1.10%) Wireless
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.74%) HTTP
6 2 (0.74%) VoIP
6 2 (0.74%) VPN
7 1 (0.37%) ADSL
7 1 (0.37%) CDMA
7 1 (0.37%) GSM
7 1 (0.37%) LTE
7 1 (0.37%) Network Security
7 1 (0.37%) UMTS
7 1 (0.37%) VLAN
7 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.01%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.88%) MySQL
5 11 (4.04%) Power BI
6 10 (3.68%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.21%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.21%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.47%) Base SAS
10 4 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.47%) OLAP
10 4 (1.47%) OLTP
10 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (1.10%) DB2
12 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.68%) Fiddler
4 9 (3.31%) SpecFlow
5 6 (2.21%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.21%) Selenium
5 6 (2.21%) Toad
5 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.84%) LoadRunner
6 5 (1.84%) WebDriver
7 4 (1.47%) HP UFT
7 4 (1.47%) JIRA
7 4 (1.47%) Moq
7 4 (1.47%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.10%) Gradle
8 3 (1.10%) Subversion
9 2 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.37%) Maven
General
1 33 (12.13%) Banking
2 26 (9.56%) Retail
3 23 (8.46%) Retail Banking
4 19 (6.99%) Marketing
5 14 (5.15%) Advertising
6 9 (3.31%) Automotive
6 9 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.84%) Electronics
7 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.74%) Games
8 2 (0.74%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (33.46%) Analyst
2 44 (16.18%) Developer
3 34 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 20 (7.35%) Java Developer
5 19 (6.99%) Mortgage Business Analyst
6 15 (5.51%) DBA
7 14 (5.15%) .NET Developer
7 14 (5.15%) C# Developer
8 13 (4.78%) Business Systems Analyst
8 13 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (4.78%) Senior DBA
8 13 (4.78%) Test Analyst
9 12 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (4.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 11 (4.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (3.68%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.31%) IT Support
12 9 (3.31%) Junior
12 9 (3.31%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.82%) .NET
2 22 (8.09%) HTML
3 20 (7.35%) XML
4 16 (5.88%) CSS
5 14 (5.15%) ASP.NET
5 14 (5.15%) Hibernate
6 13 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (4.78%) Spring
7 12 (4.41%) Web Services
8 10 (3.68%) Ajax
8 10 (3.68%) JSP
9 9 (3.31%) AngularJS
9 9 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (2.94%) Swing
11 7 (2.57%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.57%) Entity Framework
11 7 (2.57%) HTML5
11 7 (2.57%) WCF
12 6 (2.21%) jQuery
13 5 (1.84%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.78%) Fintech
3 10 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.68%) Replication
4 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.21%) Driving Licence
4 6 (2.21%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.84%) Clustering
5 5 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.84%) User Experience
6 4 (1.47%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.47%) W3C
7 3 (1.10%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.74%) Blog
8 2 (0.74%) CMDB
8 2 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.74%) PMI
8 2 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.50%) Windows
2 18 (6.62%) Windows Server
3 16 (5.88%) Unix
4 14 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (4.41%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.94%) Linux
8 6 (2.21%) AIX
9 4 (1.47%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.10%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.37%) CentOS
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (10.66%) Business Analysis
3 26 (9.56%) Test Automation
4 24 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (8.09%) Scrum
6 19 (6.99%) Analytics
6 19 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (6.62%) Process Improvement
8 17 (6.25%) Project Management
8 17 (6.25%) Web Development
9 16 (5.88%) DevOps
10 15 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (5.51%) ITIL
11 14 (5.15%) MVC
11 14 (5.15%) User Stories
12 13 (4.78%) Software Testing
13 12 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (4.04%) Mathematics
14 11 (4.04%) Test Strategy
14 11 (4.04%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (24.63%) SQL
2 29 (10.66%) C#
3 23 (8.46%) Java
4 20 (7.35%) T-SQL
5 18 (6.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.31%) C
6 9 (3.31%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.57%) Python
7 7 (2.57%) VBA
8 5 (1.84%) R
8 5 (1.84%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.74%) PHP
10 2 (0.74%) Ruby
10 2 (0.74%) VB
10 2 (0.74%) VBScript
11 1 (0.37%) C++
11 1 (0.37%) Go
11 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (5.15%) Degree
1 14 (5.15%) ISTQB
2 11 (4.04%) MCSE
2 11 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.31%) ISEB
4 6 (2.21%) CISM
4 6 (2.21%) CISSP
4 6 (2.21%) MCP
4 6 (2.21%) MCSA
4 6 (2.21%) MCTS
5 5 (1.84%) CISA
5 5 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.84%) MCITP
6 4 (1.47%) VCAP
6 4 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.10%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.03%) QA
2 15 (5.51%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.84%) SLA
5 4 (1.47%) PMO
6 2 (0.74%) GDPR
6 2 (0.74%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.37%) DICOM
7 1 (0.37%) HL7
7 1 (0.37%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 21 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.31%) vSphere
4 8 (2.94%) Docker
5 5 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.10%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.74%) XenApp
8 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.21%) Data Guard
1 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 6 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (2.21%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (2.21%) Tivoli
1 6 (2.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (1.47%) Ansible
2 4 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.10%) Nessus
3 3 (1.10%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) CSIRT
4 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.99%) VMware
3 12 (4.41%) IBM
4 11 (4.04%) SAP
5 10 (3.68%) Cisco
6 8 (2.94%) Oracle
7 6 (2.21%) Citrix
8 5 (1.84%) HP
9 4 (1.47%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.47%) Splunk
10 3 (1.10%) LogRhythm
10 3 (1.10%) Meraki
10 3 (1.10%) Rapid7
10 3 (1.10%) Remedy
10 3 (1.10%) Tableau
11 2 (0.74%) CODA
11 2 (0.74%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.74%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.74%) ServiceNow
Canterbury, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Gravesend, Kent
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits listed
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham
SThree
Salary: £45000 - £57500 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 24 days ago
Dartford
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 26 days ago
Chatham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Vanquis
Posted: 25 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Kent
Vanquis
Posted: 25 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Vanquis Bank
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Belvoir
Posted: 18 days ago