The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 25 62 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 16.45% 22.55% 33.20%
As % of the General category 42.37% 46.97% 52.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 24
Average salary £37,500 £42,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,350 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
59 132 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 38.82% 48.00% 63.20%
Number of salaries quoted 37 80 82
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £14,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Finance
County Antrim

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 16 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Belfast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 17 (37.78%) Web Development
2 15 (33.33%) HTML
3 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) CSS
3 14 (31.11%) Degree
3 14 (31.11%) HTML5
4 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
4 13 (28.89%) JSON
4 13 (28.89%) Ajax
4 13 (28.89%) Banking
4 13 (28.89%) Multimedia
4 13 (28.89%) Subversion
4 13 (28.89%) CSS3
4 13 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (28.89%) Sass
4 13 (28.89%) LESS
5 11 (24.44%) .NET
6 10 (22.22%) C#
6 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (20.00%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.78%) ADO.NET
8 8 (17.78%) WCF
8 8 (17.78%) WPF
9 7 (15.56%) Windows
9 7 (15.56%) HP
10 6 (13.33%) Project Management
11 5 (11.11%) VMware
11 5 (11.11%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) OLAP
2 2 (4.44%) OLTP
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
1 13 (28.89%) Subversion
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (28.89%) Banking
1 13 (28.89%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Front-End Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Tester
4 4 (8.89%) QA Tester
4 4 (8.89%) Senior QA Tester
4 4 (8.89%) Functional Tester
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Tester
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Technology Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (31.11%) CSS
2 14 (31.11%) HTML5
3 13 (28.89%) JSON
3 13 (28.89%) Ajax
3 13 (28.89%) CSS3
3 13 (28.89%) Sass
3 13 (28.89%) LESS
4 11 (24.44%) .NET
5 8 (17.78%) ADO.NET
5 8 (17.78%) WCF
5 8 (17.78%) WPF
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) FMCG
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) OpenVMS
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Web Development
2 13 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (13.33%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Integration Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Test Management
5 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.22%) C#
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) C++
4 2 (4.44%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) Korn
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) MCSA
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ACCA
3 1 (2.22%) CIMA
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
1 4 (8.89%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) HP
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Veritas
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Infoblox
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Siebel
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Templeton and Partners (BE & NL)
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £49000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago