The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 37 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 2.03% 5.50% 4.35%
As % of the General category 12.00% 17.14% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £34,500 £38,875 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -18.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Finance
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Andover region.

General Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 16.89% 32.11% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 29
Average salary £33,000 £39,625 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.71% -4.51%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Finance
Salary Trend in Andover

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

Finance Salary Trend in Andover

Finance
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) ISEB
5 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (40.00%) MS Access
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Line Management
5 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Selenium
7 4 (26.67%) MS Office
8 1 (6.67%) MS Project
8 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (6.67%) QA
8 1 (6.67%) Advertising

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Project Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 3 (20.00%) Automated Tester
4 2 (13.33%) PMO Lead
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (40.00%) Line Management
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle