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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 31 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 15 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.28% 7.26% 3.36%
As % of the General category 33.33% 66.67% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 9
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
45 54 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.85% 10.89% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 27 52 23
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £69,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 21 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bedford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 9 (28.13%) UML
4 9 (28.13%) DSDM
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) BPMN
4 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
6 6 (18.75%) MS Office
7 5 (15.63%) HNC
7 5 (15.63%) C#
7 5 (15.63%) JD Edwards
7 5 (15.63%) Sage
7 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
7 5 (15.63%) Pegasus
7 5 (15.63%) Electronics
7 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
7 5 (15.63%) LabVIEW
7 5 (15.63%) SaaS
7 5 (15.63%) JTAG
8 4 (12.50%) jQuery
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.50%) User Experience
8 4 (12.50%) MVC
8 4 (12.50%) Pegasus Opera
8 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.50%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.13%) Simulink
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics
1 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Financial Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Relationships Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Business Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 4 (12.50%) jQuery
1 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.13%) Photography
3 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Applied Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) BPMN
2 9 (28.13%) UML
2 9 (28.13%) DSDM
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) ERP
5 3 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.13%) User Stories
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) HNC
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
1 5 (15.63%) JTAG
2 1 (3.13%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Pegasus
3 5 (15.63%) JD Edwards
3 5 (15.63%) Sage
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago