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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 16 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 21 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.25% 11.43% 12.28%
As % of the General category 30.88% 34.29% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 7
Median salary £50,000 £36,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.05% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £35,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
68 35 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 29.96% 33.33% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 59 19 17
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Belfast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Finance.

1 14 (38.89%) Banking
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
4 7 (19.44%) Information Security
4 7 (19.44%) QA
5 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (16.67%) Fintech
6 5 (13.89%) User Stories
6 5 (13.89%) Palo Alto
6 5 (13.89%) Trend Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) ATDD
6 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
6 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Front Office
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) JIRA
6 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
7 4 (11.11%) Snort
7 4 (11.11%) Google
7 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (8.33%) SAP CO
2 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
2 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 14 (38.89%) Banking
2 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.89%) Front Office
4 3 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) Architect
1 6 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Designer
4 3 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Software Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (8.33%) Spring
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Fintech
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Robotics
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 7 (19.44%) Information Security
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) ATDD
5 5 (13.89%) Regression Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Service Management
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) User Stories
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Service Design
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) ITSM
7 3 (8.33%) Presales
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CISSP
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) CISA
2 2 (5.56%) CISM
2 2 (5.56%) CRISC
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CCSA
3 1 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCDST
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Snort
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) EnCase
1 4 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (11.11%) RSA enVision
1 4 (11.11%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.78%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco
2 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
2 5 (13.89%) Palo Alto
3 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 4 (11.11%) FireEye
3 4 (11.11%) Forcepoint
3 4 (11.11%) Google
3 4 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 4 (11.11%) Juniper
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) NetWitness
3 4 (11.11%) SAP
3 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
3 4 (11.11%) Splunk
3 4 (11.11%) Tufin
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Reuters
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