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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 35 20 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 24.82% 15.87% 20.31%
As % of the General category 83.33% 42.55% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 30
Average salary £33,750 £42,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,400 £64,000
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
42 47 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 29.79% 37.30% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 74
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £14,315
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Belfast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 22 (52.38%) Degree
3 18 (42.86%) Java
3 18 (42.86%) Marketing
4 16 (38.10%) Analytics
4 16 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (33.33%) Retail
6 13 (30.95%) Data Analysis
6 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
7 12 (28.57%) Economics
7 12 (28.57%) Customer Analytics
7 12 (28.57%) Algorithms
7 12 (28.57%) Visualisation
7 12 (28.57%) Tableau
7 12 (28.57%) Social Media
7 12 (28.57%) QlikView
7 12 (28.57%) Operations Research
8 11 (26.19%) Data Analytics
8 11 (26.19%) Banking
9 10 (23.81%) SAP
10 9 (21.43%) Python
10 9 (21.43%) C#
10 9 (21.43%) C++
11 8 (19.05%) VBA
11 8 (19.05%) SAS
11 8 (19.05%) SPSS
11 8 (19.05%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 8 (19.05%) MBA
11 8 (19.05%) CIMA
11 8 (19.05%) Management Information System

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) SPSS
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (19.05%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.14%) Workday HCM
3 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) Broadband
2 1 (2.38%) DHCP
2 1 (2.38%) SNMP
2 1 (2.38%) SSH
2 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) QlikView
2 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) OLAP
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.38%) OLTP
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) JUnit
2 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.76%) TestNG
4 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (42.86%) Marketing
2 14 (33.33%) Retail
3 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
4 11 (26.19%) Banking
5 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
6 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (4.76%) Electronics
8 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Data Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Junior
5 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Workday Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) JDBC
3 3 (7.14%) JSP
3 3 (7.14%) Servlets
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) J2EE
3 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.38%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) LAMP
5 1 (2.38%) Java EE
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.38%) WCF
5 1 (2.38%) WPF
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
5 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.76%) DTV
7 1 (2.38%) Clustering
7 1 (2.38%) GIS
7 1 (2.38%) Open Source
7 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
4 1 (2.38%) OpenVMS
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 5 (11.90%) ERP
6 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Data Transformation
7 4 (9.52%) Coaching
7 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.52%) Data Management
7 4 (9.52%) Validation
8 3 (7.14%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) CRM
8 3 (7.14%) MVC
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.14%) Change Management
8 3 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) Java
3 9 (21.43%) Python
3 9 (21.43%) C#
3 9 (21.43%) C++
4 8 (19.05%) VBA
4 8 (19.05%) R
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) MBA
2 8 (19.05%) CIMA
3 2 (4.76%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) vSphere
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nagios
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Tableau
2 10 (23.81%) SAP
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) NetSuite
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Posted: 2 days ago
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