The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 13 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 101 138 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.10% 13.76% 15.12%
As % of the General category 37.41% 49.29% 55.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 121 137
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 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
270 280 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.02% 27.92% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 234 238 239
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Finance
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable 0 34 £50,000 +2.56% 3
Bedford +11 18 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Luton -18 15 £40,000 -23.80% 10
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

1 108 (43.72%) Banking
2 90 (36.44%) Microsoft
3 65 (26.32%) Oracle
4 60 (24.29%) Degree
5 59 (23.89%) Cisco
6 58 (23.48%) Data Security
7 56 (22.67%) Unix
8 52 (21.05%) TOGAF
9 50 (20.24%) Windows
10 48 (19.43%) Firewall
11 46 (18.62%) Telecoms
11 46 (18.62%) VMware
11 46 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (17.81%) Citrix
13 43 (17.41%) SQL
14 40 (16.19%) Presales
15 36 (14.57%) Linux
16 35 (14.17%) Perl
16 35 (14.17%) .NET
17 33 (13.36%) Change Management
18 29 (11.74%) Mentoring
19 28 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
20 27 (10.93%) Windows Server
20 27 (10.93%) MS Office
20 27 (10.93%) ERP
21 26 (10.53%) PRINCE2
21 26 (10.53%) PowerShell
22 25 (10.12%) MS Excel
23 24 (9.72%) HTML
24 23 (9.31%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (4.86%) IIS
2 10 (4.05%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (1.21%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.21%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 2 (0.81%) Apache
4 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (10.93%) MS Office
2 25 (10.12%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.43%) SAP CO
1 6 (2.43%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.62%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 3 (1.21%) SAP MM
3 3 (1.21%) SAP PS
3 3 (1.21%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.40%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.40%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.40%) Finacle
4 1 (0.40%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.40%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.40%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.43%) Firewall
2 11 (4.45%) VoIP
2 11 (4.45%) Wireless
3 10 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (3.24%) BGP
4 8 (3.24%) DWDM
4 8 (3.24%) EIGRP
4 8 (3.24%) HSRP
4 8 (3.24%) MPLS
4 8 (3.24%) OSPF
4 8 (3.24%) RIP
4 8 (3.24%) SSL
4 8 (3.24%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.24%) VRRP
5 6 (2.43%) VPN
6 1 (0.40%) Intranet
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.40%) SSH
6 1 (0.40%) Telnet
6 1 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.67%) Oracle Database
2 13 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.21%) SAP BI
5 3 (1.21%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.40%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (4.86%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 108 (43.72%) Banking
2 46 (18.62%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.67%) Retail
4 4 (1.62%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.62%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.21%) Marketing
6 2 (0.81%) Back Office
6 2 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
7 1 (0.40%) Hindi Language
7 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (23.08%) Architect
2 42 (17.00%) Project Manager
3 39 (15.79%) Analyst
4 33 (13.36%) Developer
5 29 (11.74%) .NET Developer
5 29 (11.74%) Technical Architect
6 25 (10.12%) Citrix Architect
7 23 (9.31%) Consultant
8 22 (8.91%) Lead .NET Developer
8 22 (8.91%) Lead Developer
9 20 (8.10%) Unix Architect
10 19 (7.69%) ERP Manager
10 19 (7.69%) Support Analyst
11 18 (7.29%) ERP Project Manager
11 18 (7.29%) Finance Manager
11 18 (7.29%) Finance Project Manager
12 12 (4.86%) Wintel Engineer
13 11 (4.45%) Business Analyst
13 11 (4.45%) Citrix Technical Architect
14 10 (4.05%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.17%) .NET
2 24 (9.72%) HTML
3 22 (8.91%) CSS
4 12 (4.86%) AngularJS
5 11 (4.45%) ASP.NET
5 11 (4.45%) Web Services
6 10 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (4.05%) CSS3
6 10 (4.05%) HTML5
6 10 (4.05%) jQuery
7 9 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.81%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.81%) Middleware
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.81%) Spring
8 2 (0.81%) XML
9 1 (0.40%) BAPI
9 1 (0.40%) EDI
9 1 (0.40%) J2EE
9 1 (0.40%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.29%) Performance Metrics
2 17 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.05%) PMI
4 9 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.21%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.81%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.81%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.67%) Unix
2 50 (20.24%) Windows
3 36 (14.57%) Linux
4 28 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (10.93%) Windows Server
6 11 (4.45%) Solaris
7 5 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.48%) Data Security
2 52 (21.05%) TOGAF
3 40 (16.19%) Presales
4 33 (13.36%) Change Management
5 29 (11.74%) Mentoring
6 27 (10.93%) ERP
7 26 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 23 (9.31%) ITIL
9 21 (8.50%) Information Security
9 21 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (8.10%) BPR
11 19 (7.69%) Migration
12 18 (7.29%) GAP Analysis
12 18 (7.29%) Product Management
12 18 (7.29%) Quality Management
12 18 (7.29%) Six Sigma
13 17 (6.88%) Technical Analysis
14 16 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (6.48%) People Management
14 16 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.41%) SQL
2 35 (14.17%) Perl
3 26 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 17 (6.88%) PL/SQL
5 13 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 13 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 12 (4.86%) C#
6 12 (4.86%) VB
7 11 (4.45%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.05%) AWK
8 10 (4.05%) C-shell
8 10 (4.05%) Korn
8 10 (4.05%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.83%) Java
10 5 (2.02%) Python
11 4 (1.62%) ABAP
12 3 (1.21%) C
12 3 (1.21%) C++
13 2 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (24.29%) Degree
2 18 (7.29%) CISA
2 18 (7.29%) CISM
2 18 (7.29%) CISSP
3 15 (6.07%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (5.67%) CCNP
4 14 (5.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (5.26%) PCI QSA
6 10 (4.05%) PMI Certification
6 10 (4.05%) PMP
7 6 (2.43%) CCDP
8 4 (1.62%) ACCA
8 4 (1.62%) CCA
9 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.21%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.81%) CIMA
10 2 (0.81%) CIPD
10 2 (0.81%) HND
10 2 (0.81%) MCP
10 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.50%) PCI DSS
2 18 (7.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (6.88%) SLA
4 10 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (18.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (8.10%) Active Directory
3 14 (5.67%) XenDesktop
4 13 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.81%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (6.48%) SCCM
2 10 (4.05%) Data Guard
2 10 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (4.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (3.24%) HP NNM
4 2 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 90 (36.44%) Microsoft
2 65 (26.32%) Oracle
3 59 (23.89%) Cisco
4 46 (18.62%) VMware
5 44 (17.81%) Citrix
6 17 (6.88%) SAP
7 14 (5.67%) F5
7 14 (5.67%) Juniper
8 13 (5.26%) AppSense
9 10 (4.05%) HP
10 8 (3.24%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.62%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.21%) Civica
12 3 (1.21%) Northgate
12 3 (1.21%) Pegasus
12 3 (1.21%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.21%) webMethods
13 2 (0.81%) Avaya
13 2 (0.81%) Dell
13 2 (0.81%) Intel Security
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits +Bonus, Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The SmartList
Salary: 39267
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software
Posted: 16 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago