The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 30 35 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing Finance 17 20 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.49% 6.39% 16.32%
As % of the General category 32.69% 45.45% 73.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 51
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 44 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.91% 14.06% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 70
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Finance
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Finance Salary Trend in Bedford

Finance
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bedford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (65.00%) GAP Analysis
3 13 (65.00%) Data Security
3 13 (65.00%) Information Security
3 13 (65.00%) Risk Management
3 13 (65.00%) PCI DSS
3 13 (65.00%) PCI QSA
3 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (65.00%) Information Governance
3 13 (65.00%) Presales
3 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
3 13 (65.00%) MS Office
3 13 (65.00%) CISSP
3 13 (65.00%) CISA
3 13 (65.00%) CISM
4 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (40.00%) Time Management
5 6 (30.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) UML
7 3 (15.00%) RUP
7 3 (15.00%) ERP
7 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (15.00%) Active Directory

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (65.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Compliance Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Instructor
7 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Trainer
7 1 (5.00%) Presales Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (65.00%) Data Security
2 13 (65.00%) GAP Analysis
2 13 (65.00%) Information Governance
2 13 (65.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) Presales
2 13 (65.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (40.00%) Time Management
4 6 (30.00%) Change Management
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (15.00%) ERP
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) RUP
6 3 (15.00%) UML
6 3 (15.00%) Workflow
7 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) CISA
1 13 (65.00%) CISM
1 13 (65.00%) CISSP
1 13 (65.00%) PCI QSA
2 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (65.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (15.00%) webMethods
3 2 (10.00%) Avaya
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Dell
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago