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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 17.39% 5.59% 14.29%
As % of the General category 57.14% 26.67% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £37,000 £51,500
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
14 30 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 30.43% 20.98% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £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 31 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Belfast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 22 (52.38%) Degree
3 18 (42.86%) Java
4 17 (40.48%) Marketing
5 16 (38.10%) Analytics
5 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (33.33%) Retail
7 13 (30.95%) Data Analysis
8 12 (28.57%) Banking
8 12 (28.57%) Economics
8 12 (28.57%) Telecoms
8 12 (28.57%) Algorithms
8 12 (28.57%) Customer Analytics
8 12 (28.57%) Operations Research
8 12 (28.57%) QlikView
8 12 (28.57%) Visualisation
8 12 (28.57%) Social Media
8 12 (28.57%) Tableau
9 11 (26.19%) Data Analytics
9 11 (26.19%) C++
10 10 (23.81%) Python
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle
11 9 (21.43%) SAP
12 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
12 8 (19.05%) VBA
12 8 (19.05%) SAS
12 8 (19.05%) SPSS
12 8 (19.05%) CIMA
12 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
12 8 (19.05%) MBA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (19.05%) SAS
2 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) JBoss
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) SPSS
2 3 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (7.14%) Workday HCM
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
1 3 (7.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (2.38%) Broadband
1 1 (2.38%) DHCP
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) QlikView
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) OLTP
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) OLAP
4 2 (4.76%) Hazelcast
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Redis
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.90%) JUnit
2 4 (9.52%) Selenium
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.76%) Ant
4 2 (4.76%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) Maven
4 2 (4.76%) NetBeans
4 2 (4.76%) JMeter
4 2 (4.76%) Gradle
4 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.76%) LoadUI
4 2 (4.76%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.76%) Hudson
4 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.76%) Mockito
4 2 (4.76%) Valgrind
General
1 17 (40.48%) Marketing
2 14 (33.33%) Retail
3 12 (28.57%) Banking
3 12 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 6 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Consultant
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Data Consultant
3 8 (19.05%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Workday Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) HTML
1 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
2 5 (11.90%) Spring
3 4 (9.52%) .NET
4 3 (7.14%) HTML5
4 3 (7.14%) Java EE
4 3 (7.14%) J2EE
4 3 (7.14%) JDBC
4 3 (7.14%) JSP
4 3 (7.14%) Servlets
5 2 (4.76%) JMS
5 2 (4.76%) SOAP
5 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET
5 2 (4.76%) Sass
5 2 (4.76%) LESS
5 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.76%) EclipseLink
5 2 (4.76%) iBATIS
5 2 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (28.57%) Economics
2 12 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 12 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 12 (28.57%) Social Media
3 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 8 (19.05%) Data Extraction
4 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.38%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Solaris
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Analytics
2 13 (30.95%) Data Analysis
3 12 (28.57%) Customer Analytics
3 12 (28.57%) Operations Research
4 11 (26.19%) Data Analytics
5 8 (19.05%) Demand Forecasting
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 5 (11.90%) SDLC
8 5 (11.90%) ERP
9 4 (9.52%) CRM
9 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) Validation
9 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
9 4 (9.52%) Data Management
9 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.52%) Data Transformation
10 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) Java
3 11 (26.19%) C++
4 10 (23.81%) Python
5 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 8 (19.05%) VBA
5 8 (19.05%) R
6 6 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) C
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) CIMA
2 8 (19.05%) MBA
3 2 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 2 (4.76%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Tableau
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) SAP
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (4.76%) Coverity
6 1 (2.38%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.38%) HP
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
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Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 plus an excellent package
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Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 plus an excellent package
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Salary: £16000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago