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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 3 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 18.84% 26.76% 13.08%
As % of the General category 61.90% 55.88% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 14
Median salary £38,250 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,200 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £52,500 £67,500
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 Maidstone with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 21 34 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 30.43% 47.89% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 27
Median salary £35,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.47% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £61,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Maidstone

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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Finance.

1 13 (34.21%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) C#
2 12 (31.58%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
3 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
3 10 (26.32%) DevOps
4 9 (23.68%) SpecFlow
4 9 (23.68%) Performance Testing
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Spring
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.05%) MySQL
5 8 (21.05%) JSP
5 8 (21.05%) Ajax
5 8 (21.05%) Degree
5 8 (21.05%) Fiddler
5 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (21.05%) Confluence
5 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
6 7 (18.42%) QA
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
6 7 (18.42%) Swing
7 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.16%) Docker
8 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.16%) Virtual Machines

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 8 (21.05%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Base SAS
3 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL Workbench
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) OLTP
4 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) SpecFlow
2 8 (21.05%) Fiddler
2 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (10.53%) Marketing
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Junior
3 6 (15.79%) Junior Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Junior Java Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Automation Test Lead
4 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
4 5 (13.16%) Test Leader
4 5 (13.16%) Tester
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Graduate
6 3 (7.89%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) XML
2 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
3 9 (23.68%) Spring
4 8 (21.05%) Ajax
4 8 (21.05%) JSP
5 7 (18.42%) Swing
6 4 (10.53%) .NET
6 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 4 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.63%) Apache Tika
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.63%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.63%) HTML5
8 1 (2.63%) jQuery
8 1 (2.63%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Solaris
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) DevOps
1 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Performance Testing
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
4 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) Contact Management
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) MVC
6 2 (5.26%) Operations Research
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (15.79%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) R
5 2 (5.26%) VBA
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) ISEB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) DICOM
2 1 (2.63%) HL7
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Docker
1 5 (13.16%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) F5
4 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Sun
4 1 (2.63%) Telerik
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
Maidstone, Kent
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