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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.81% 18.12% 19.51%
As % of the General category 56.52% 47.37% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 25
Average salary £31,250 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.38% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
23 57 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 31.51% 38.26% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 60
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +46.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,200 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Belfast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) C#
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) QA
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX
3 4 (18.18%) Selenium
3 4 (18.18%) Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
4 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 3 (13.64%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Postgraduate
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SNMP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Graduate C# Developer
3 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Graduate
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) DTV
3 1 (4.55%) GIS
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Spread Betting
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) OpenVMS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) OO
1 3 (13.64%) Change Management
1 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
1 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
1 3 (13.64%) Coaching
2 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 2 (9.09%) Data Management
2 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
1 7 (31.82%) C#
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Postgraduate
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Cognizant
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
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