The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 17 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10 3 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.10% 4.69% 16.76%
As % of the General category 29.41% 23.08% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 19
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £28,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
County Antrim

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

General Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 13 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 34.34% 20.31% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 35
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Finance
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Finance Salary Trend in Belfast

Finance
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Belfast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) QA
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.11%) LoadUI
5 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) EclipseLink

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) SugarCRM
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Hazelcast
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Redis
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) OLAP
4 1 (5.56%) OLTP
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) FitNesse
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Gradle
1 2 (11.11%) Hudson
1 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 2 (11.11%) JBehave
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JMeter
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) Mockito
1 2 (11.11%) NetBeans
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Software Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Java Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Technologist
5 1 (5.56%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) HTML5
1 3 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 2 (11.11%) EclipseLink
2 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.11%) iBATIS
2 2 (11.11%) Java EE
2 2 (11.11%) JMS
2 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (11.11%) LESS
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) Sass
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 2 (11.11%) IVR
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) Basel III
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
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