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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing Finance 16 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 19.05% 7.89% 13.75%
As % of the General category 76.19% 35.29% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £116,250 £47,500
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
21 34 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 25.00% 22.37% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 45
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £34,000 £14,144
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £60,000 £122,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Belfast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 25 (55.56%) Degree
3 19 (42.22%) Marketing
4 18 (40.00%) Java
5 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (35.56%) Analytics
7 14 (31.11%) Retail
8 13 (28.89%) Data Analysis
8 13 (28.89%) Telecoms
9 12 (26.67%) Economics
9 12 (26.67%) Banking
9 12 (26.67%) Customer Analytics
9 12 (26.67%) Algorithms
9 12 (26.67%) QlikView
9 12 (26.67%) Operations Research
9 12 (26.67%) Visualisation
9 12 (26.67%) Social Media
9 12 (26.67%) Tableau
10 11 (24.44%) Data Analytics
10 11 (24.44%) C++
10 11 (24.44%) Python
11 10 (22.22%) SAP
12 9 (20.00%) UNIX
13 8 (17.78%) SPSS
13 8 (17.78%) SAS
13 8 (17.78%) C#
13 8 (17.78%) VBA
13 8 (17.78%) SAP InfiniteInsight
13 8 (17.78%) MBA
13 8 (17.78%) CIMA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 8 (17.78%) SAS
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) SPSS
2 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.67%) Workday HCM
4 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Taleo
1 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) SSH
2 1 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) Broadband
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) QlikView
2 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.67%) Big Data
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) OLTP
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JUnit
1 3 (6.67%) Selenium
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.44%) Valgrind
2 2 (4.44%) TestNG
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (42.22%) Marketing
2 14 (31.11%) Retail
3 13 (28.89%) Telecoms
4 12 (26.67%) Banking
5 6 (13.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
7 2 (4.44%) Electronics
8 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Consultant
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Data Consultant
3 8 (17.78%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Junior
5 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Support Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Workday Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Graduate
6 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) HTML
2 5 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) JDBC
3 3 (6.67%) JSP
3 3 (6.67%) Servlets
3 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 3 (6.67%) J2EE
3 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.67%) Spring
4 2 (4.44%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.22%) WCF
5 1 (2.22%) WPF
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.22%) HTML5
5 1 (2.22%) LAMP
5 1 (2.22%) Java EE
5 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 12 (26.67%) Visualisation
2 12 (26.67%) Social Media
2 12 (26.67%) Economics
3 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (17.78%) Data Extraction
4 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.44%) DTV
7 1 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) Life Science
7 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) UNIX
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (2.22%) OpenVMS
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Analytics
2 13 (28.89%) Data Analysis
3 12 (26.67%) Operations Research
3 12 (26.67%) Customer Analytics
4 11 (24.44%) Data Analytics
5 8 (17.78%) Demand Forecasting
6 5 (11.11%) SDLC
6 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 5 (11.11%) ERP
6 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.89%) CRM
7 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.89%) Validation
7 4 (8.89%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.89%) Data Management
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Data Transformation
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) Java
3 11 (24.44%) Python
3 11 (24.44%) C++
4 8 (17.78%) R
4 8 (17.78%) C#
4 8 (17.78%) VBA
5 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) C
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) CIMA
2 8 (17.78%) MBA
3 2 (4.44%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Nagios
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
1 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Tableau
2 10 (22.22%) SAP
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (4.44%) Coverity
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.22%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) NetSuite
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