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 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
Kent / Maidstone
Rank 10 12 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 25 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 22.12% 17.65% 16.85%
As % of the General category 52.08% 75.00% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 14
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +37.09%  
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 Maidstone with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 48 16 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 42.48% 23.53% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 22
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £20,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £43,700
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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Maidstone

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

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 Maidstone region with a requirement for Finance.

1 23 (38.33%) C#
2 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
4 18 (30.00%) .NET
5 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
6 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (23.33%) Degree
8 13 (21.67%) Scrum
8 13 (21.67%) Java
9 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
9 11 (18.33%) Windows
9 11 (18.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (16.67%) CSS
10 10 (16.67%) MS Office
11 9 (15.00%) HTML
11 9 (15.00%) Project Management
11 9 (15.00%) TDD
11 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (13.33%) Line Management
12 8 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (13.33%) Ninject
12 8 (13.33%) Facebook
12 8 (13.33%) Twitter
12 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
12 8 (13.33%) Spring.NET
12 8 (13.33%) Kanban
12 8 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
12 8 (13.33%) Inversion of Control

Finance
Top Related 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 4 (6.67%) Confluence
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) NAS
2 1 (1.67%) Network Security
2 1 (1.67%) VLAN
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (3.33%) Base SAS
4 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL Workbench
5 1 (1.67%) OLAP
5 1 (1.67%) OLTP
5 1 (1.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Moq
1 8 (13.33%) MSTest
1 8 (13.33%) NUnit
1 8 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.67%) Fiddler
3 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.33%) Marketing
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 8 (13.33%) C# WPF Developer
5 8 (13.33%) IT Manager
5 8 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 8 (13.33%) WPF Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Junior
6 5 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Tester
8 3 (5.00%) Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) CSS
3 9 (15.00%) HTML
4 8 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
4 8 (13.33%) Ninject
4 8 (13.33%) Spring.NET
4 8 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (13.33%) WinForms
4 8 (13.33%) WPF
4 8 (13.33%) XML
5 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (11.67%) Spring
6 4 (6.67%) Ajax
6 4 (6.67%) JSP
7 3 (5.00%) Swing
8 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.33%) HTML5
8 2 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (13.33%) Social Network
3 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.33%) Replication
5 2 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Blog
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.67%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.67%) Scrum
3 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (15.00%) Project Management
4 9 (15.00%) TDD
5 8 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (13.33%) Kanban
5 8 (13.33%) Line Management
5 8 (13.33%) MVVM
6 7 (11.67%) DevOps
6 7 (11.67%) MVC
6 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (8.33%) SDLC
8 5 (8.33%) Web Design
9 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) C#
2 13 (21.67%) Java
3 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.33%) SQL
5 5 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) R
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) Scala
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) ISEB
2 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
1 3 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Facebook
2 8 (13.33%) Twitter
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) F5
5 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.67%) Symantec
5 1 (1.67%) Telerik