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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 35 15 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18 39 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.50% 13.68% 2.22%
As % of the General category 43.90% 61.90% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 4
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
41 63 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.54% 22.11% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 48 18
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 22 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bedford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) C#
2 24 (58.54%) Scrum
3 23 (56.10%) .NET
4 22 (53.66%) SQL
5 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
5 21 (51.22%) MVC
6 19 (46.34%) .NET Framework
6 19 (46.34%) WCF
6 19 (46.34%) LINQ
6 19 (46.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 14 (34.15%) jQuery
8 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
9 11 (26.83%) Windows
10 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
11 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
11 9 (21.95%) TDD
12 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
12 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (17.07%) Moq
13 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (17.07%) WPF
13 7 (17.07%) Silverlight
13 7 (17.07%) Degree
13 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (17.07%) Subversion
13 7 (17.07%) WinForms

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) NAS
1 2 (4.88%) Wireless
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Moq
1 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (17.07%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.88%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
1 20 (48.78%) C# Developer
2 17 (41.46%) C# .NET Developer
2 17 (41.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior C# Developer
3 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Technical Leader
5 6 (14.63%) Lead Developer
5 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) .NET
2 21 (51.22%) ASP.NET
3 19 (46.34%) .NET Framework
3 19 (46.34%) WCF
3 19 (46.34%) LINQ
3 19 (46.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 14 (34.15%) jQuery
5 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (17.07%) WPF
6 7 (17.07%) Silverlight
6 7 (17.07%) WinForms
6 7 (17.07%) ADO.NET
7 2 (4.88%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) N-Tier
2 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (4.88%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.88%) EMC Centera
4 2 (4.88%) NHS
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) Scrum
3 21 (51.22%) MVC
4 9 (21.95%) TDD
5 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
6 7 (17.07%) OOD
6 7 (17.07%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.76%) ITIL
8 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) User Stories
9 2 (4.88%) Change Control
9 2 (4.88%) Product Management
9 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.88%) CRM
9 2 (4.88%) ERP
10 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.32%) C
6 2 (4.88%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) MOM
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) EMC
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) NetApp
4 1 (2.44%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.44%) Sage
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago