Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Finance Analyst
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 109 132
Rank change year-on-year +5 +23 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 7 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.53% 0.93% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.94% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 21
Kent median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +12.90% -38.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,125 £25,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £45,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1301 1697 2150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.97% 98.15% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1496 1922
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,013
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings that featured Financial Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Kent

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Financial Analyst in Kent

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Kent over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Analyst in Kent

Financial Analyst
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham +3 3 £31,000 +6.90%
Folkestone - 1 £45,000 -
Canterbury - 1 £36,500 -
Financial Analyst
South East

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) AAT
4 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World

Financial Analyst Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) System Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AAT
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle