Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 17 9
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 20.35% 21.43% 17.21%
As % of the General category 60.53% 51.61% 71.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 35
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £19,250 £28,350 £20,600
90th Percentile £56,625 £61,250 £62,500
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%

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

All General Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38 93 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 33.63% 41.52% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 34 89 44
Maidstone median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £20,675 £27,150 £20,625
90th Percentile £51,375 £61,250 £61,750
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidstone.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Maidstone

Finance
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for Finance in Maidstone

Finance
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Maidstone over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (26.09%) Java
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) XML
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) SDLC
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) Spring
4 3 (13.04%) Economics
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) JSP
5 2 (8.70%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) Swing
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) FTP
5 2 (8.70%) CIMA
5 2 (8.70%) ACCA
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) QA
5 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.70%) AAT
5 2 (8.70%) Confluence

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Fiddler
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Product Owner
3 2 (8.70%) Software Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.35%) DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Finance Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) Ajax
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) Swing
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (17.39%) SDLC
1 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.04%) Economics
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Contact Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) R
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) AAT
2 2 (8.70%) ACCA
2 2 (8.70%) CIMA
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) DICOM
2 1 (4.35%) HL7
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Sun
2 1 (4.35%) VMware