The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1051 911 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.04% 16.62% 15.36%
As % of the General category 45.90% 41.30% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 675 619 738
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,550 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2290 2206 2358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.49% 40.24% 39.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1524 1890
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
South East

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Berkshire region.

Finance Salary Trend in Berkshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Finance
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 412 £55,000 +10.00% 41
Newbury +27 135 £47,500 +13.09% 14
Slough -2 121 £50,000 +6.38% 25
Bracknell -4 119 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Maidenhead -12 34 £44,000 -6.38% 9
Windsor -6 9 £32,500 -44.68% 3
Hungerford -2 6 £24,500 -26.86% 3
Wokingham +9 5 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 674 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 431 (22.24%) Retail
3 361 (18.63%) Security Cleared
4 299 (15.43%) Project Management
5 254 (13.11%) Windows
6 252 (13.00%) SC Cleared
7 246 (12.69%) Microsoft
8 234 (12.07%) SQL
9 220 (11.35%) Fujitsu
10 206 (10.63%) Banking
11 196 (10.11%) CRM
12 189 (9.75%) Degree
13 187 (9.65%) PRINCE2
14 180 (9.29%) MS Excel
15 174 (8.98%) HTML
16 166 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
17 165 (8.51%) .NET
18 164 (8.46%) Oracle
18 164 (8.46%) ITIL
19 155 (8.00%) SQL Server
20 149 (7.69%) Marketing
21 142 (7.33%) C#
22 141 (7.28%) JavaScript
23 135 (6.97%) Business Development
24 134 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
25 133 (6.86%) MS Office
26 125 (6.45%) Java
26 125 (6.45%) Risk Management
27 123 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
28 120 (6.19%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 74 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 63 (3.25%) IIS
3 54 (2.79%) MS Exchange
4 47 (2.43%) Apache
5 32 (1.65%) WebSphere
6 28 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 26 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 26 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 23 (1.19%) CMS
9 17 (0.88%) Lync
10 15 (0.77%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 15 (0.77%) MS Project Server
11 13 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
11 13 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (0.57%) Liferay
12 11 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
12 11 (0.57%) Alfresco
13 9 (0.46%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 180 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 133 (6.86%) MS Office
3 52 (2.68%) MS Project
4 36 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (1.70%) MS Visio
6 22 (1.14%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.41%) InDesign
9 7 (0.36%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
9 7 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
11 3 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.15%) RoboHelp
12 2 (0.10%) DOC1
13 1 (0.052%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 39 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 26 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (1.29%) JDE OneWorld
5 22 (1.14%) SAP FI
5 22 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
5 22 (1.14%) SAP CO
6 21 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
7 20 (1.03%) Agresso
8 19 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
9 18 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
10 16 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
10 16 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
11 13 (0.67%) HFM
12 12 (0.62%) Exchequer
13 11 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
14 10 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
15 9 (0.46%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 9 (0.46%) Oracle iRecruitment
15 9 (0.46%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 47 (2.43%) SaaS
2 20 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (0.88%) Office 365
4 16 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.57%) GitHub
6 8 (0.41%) IaaS
6 8 (0.41%) Force.com
7 4 (0.21%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (5.42%) DNS
2 85 (4.39%) Firewall
3 78 (4.02%) Internet
4 48 (2.48%) DHCP
5 41 (2.12%) WAN
5 41 (2.12%) HTTP
6 39 (2.01%) LAN
7 37 (1.91%) SMTP
8 36 (1.86%) TCP/IP
8 36 (1.86%) SSL
9 34 (1.75%) Network Security
10 27 (1.39%) Wireless
11 26 (1.34%) 4G
12 25 (1.29%) LTE
13 23 (1.19%) OSPF
13 23 (1.19%) BGP
13 23 (1.19%) LDAP
14 21 (1.08%) IGRP
15 20 (1.03%) SAN
16 19 (0.98%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 25 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (1.19%) IDOL
8 22 (1.14%) Essbase
8 22 (1.14%) MySQL
9 20 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (0.98%) EDRMS
11 17 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (0.88%) QlikView
12 14 (0.72%) SAP BW
12 14 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (0.72%) Oracle Database
13 11 (0.57%) MongoDB
14 10 (0.52%) DB2
15 9 (0.46%) MS Access
15 9 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 46 (2.37%) TestDirector
2 42 (2.17%) Selenium
3 39 (2.01%) QuickTest Pro
4 28 (1.44%) Visual Studio
5 27 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (1.29%) Subversion
7 22 (1.14%) NUnit
8 20 (1.03%) JIRA
8 20 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 16 (0.83%) Git (software)
10 13 (0.67%) MSTest
10 13 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (0.67%) Moq
11 12 (0.62%) WebDriver
11 12 (0.62%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.62%) IntelliJ
11 12 (0.62%) Gradle
12 10 (0.52%) CruiseControl
13 8 (0.41%) Mockito
13 8 (0.41%) WinRunner
General
1 674 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 431 (22.24%) Retail
3 206 (10.63%) Banking
4 149 (7.69%) Marketing
5 73 (3.77%) Legal
6 69 (3.56%) Advertising
7 62 (3.20%) Back Office
7 62 (3.20%) German Language
8 51 (2.63%) Billing
9 46 (2.37%) Manufacturing
10 33 (1.70%) Electronics
11 24 (1.24%) Multimedia
12 17 (0.88%) General Ledger
13 13 (0.67%) Publishing
13 13 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.46%) French Language
15 9 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.41%) Automotive
17 7 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 344 (17.75%) Analyst
2 323 (16.67%) Consultant
3 216 (11.15%) Developer
4 213 (10.99%) Project Manager
5 139 (7.17%) Business Analyst
6 119 (6.14%) Architect
7 95 (4.90%) Test Analyst
8 71 (3.66%) Senior Manager
9 66 (3.41%) Junior
10 61 (3.15%) Senior Project Manager
11 54 (2.79%) Systems Analyst
11 54 (2.79%) Senior Developer
12 52 (2.68%) Recruitment Consultant
12 52 (2.68%) .NET Developer
13 51 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
14 45 (2.32%) Java Developer
14 45 (2.32%) Senior Consultant
14 45 (2.32%) Tester
15 41 (2.12%) Business Systems Analyst
16 36 (1.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (8.98%) HTML
2 165 (8.51%) .NET
3 120 (6.19%) CSS
3 120 (6.19%) XML
4 91 (4.70%) ASP.NET
5 62 (3.20%) Web Services
6 47 (2.43%) XSLT
7 46 (2.37%) jQuery
8 39 (2.01%) Ajax
8 39 (2.01%) SOAP
9 37 (1.91%) Spring
9 37 (1.91%) WCF
10 35 (1.81%) J2EE
11 32 (1.65%) WPF
12 31 (1.60%) .NET Framework
13 26 (1.34%) JSTL
13 26 (1.34%) XHTML
14 25 (1.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (1.19%) Hibernate
16 22 (1.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 82 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 64 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 51 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (1.60%) DTV
5 29 (1.50%) Open Source
6 25 (1.29%) Data Integration
7 24 (1.24%) FMCG
7 24 (1.24%) Statistics
8 20 (1.03%) Mathematics
8 20 (1.03%) RMADS
9 19 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 19 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 19 (0.98%) PMI
10 17 (0.88%) PKI
10 17 (0.88%) Social Media
11 15 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
12 14 (0.72%) iPad
13 13 (0.67%) Social Network
13 13 (0.67%) Mainframe
14 12 (0.62%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 254 (13.11%) Windows
2 85 (4.39%) UNIX
3 84 (4.33%) Linux
4 81 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 51 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 37 (1.91%) Windows XP
8 23 (1.19%) Solaris
9 17 (0.88%) Windows 2000
10 15 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.62%) AIX
13 11 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.52%) Android
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.26%) zOS
17 3 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
18 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (15.43%) Project Management
2 196 (10.11%) CRM
3 187 (9.65%) PRINCE2
4 166 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 164 (8.46%) ITIL
6 135 (6.97%) Business Development
7 134 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 123 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
10 98 (5.06%) Programme Management
11 96 (4.95%) Scrum
12 90 (4.64%) Migration
13 89 (4.59%) Change Management
14 85 (4.39%) Service Delivery
15 83 (4.28%) Business Analysis
16 80 (4.13%) Time Management
17 75 (3.87%) Service Management
18 73 (3.77%) Change Control
19 71 (3.66%) Network Design
20 70 (3.61%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 234 (12.07%) SQL
2 142 (7.33%) C#
3 141 (7.28%) JavaScript
4 125 (6.45%) Java
5 36 (1.86%) VBScript
6 35 (1.81%) C
7 28 (1.44%) PowerShell
8 24 (1.24%) Perl
9 23 (1.19%) VB
10 22 (1.14%) T-SQL
10 22 (1.14%) Scala
11 20 (1.03%) Python
11 20 (1.03%) VB.NET
12 19 (0.98%) C++
12 19 (0.98%) Shell Script
13 17 (0.88%) PHP
14 15 (0.77%) Ruby
15 13 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.57%) Groovy
16 11 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 361 (18.63%) Security Cleared
2 252 (13.00%) SC Cleared
3 189 (9.75%) Degree
4 117 (6.04%) ISEB
5 89 (4.59%) DV Cleared
6 57 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 51 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 51 (2.63%) PMI Certification
8 35 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 35 (1.81%) PMP
9 34 (1.75%) ISTQB
10 28 (1.44%) CIMA
11 27 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (1.29%) ACCA
13 21 (1.08%) CISSP
14 19 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (0.88%) CCNA
16 14 (0.72%) CCA
17 13 (0.67%) AAT
18 12 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (5.68%) QA
2 77 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 49 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 45 (2.32%) SLA
5 33 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (0.98%) COBIT
7 15 (0.77%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.46%) ISO 14001
9 5 (0.26%) COSO
10 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.10%) WCAG
11 1 (0.052%) TickIT
11 1 (0.052%) GAMP
11 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.052%) HL7
System Software
1 112 (5.78%) Active Directory
2 45 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.70%) ISA Server
4 27 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (0.77%) KVM
7 13 (0.67%) XenApp
8 11 (0.57%) ProxySG
9 9 (0.46%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.46%) Hyper-V
10 8 (0.41%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.21%) Xen
13 3 (0.15%) vSphere
14 1 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.052%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.052%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.052%) NFS
14 1 (0.052%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.052%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 79 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 55 (2.84%) SCCM
3 26 (1.34%) HP NNM
4 21 (1.08%) NetBackup
5 19 (0.98%) Netcool
6 18 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
7 15 (0.77%) ARCserve
8 13 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (0.46%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.41%) OpenView
10 8 (0.41%) TeMIP
10 8 (0.41%) OVPI
11 7 (0.36%) SCOM
12 6 (0.31%) Nagios
13 4 (0.21%) NSN NetAct
13 4 (0.21%) Puppet
14 3 (0.15%) Zenoss
14 3 (0.15%) WhatsUp Gold
14 3 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 3 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 246 (12.69%) Microsoft
2 220 (11.35%) Fujitsu
3 164 (8.46%) Oracle
4 120 (6.19%) SAP
5 74 (3.82%) Cisco
6 71 (3.66%) HP
7 59 (3.04%) Citrix
7 59 (3.04%) VMware
8 54 (2.79%) F5
9 48 (2.48%) Juniper
9 48 (2.48%) IBM
10 44 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
11 38 (1.96%) Hyperion
12 37 (1.91%) Siebel
13 33 (1.70%) CheckPoint
14 29 (1.50%) Sage
14 29 (1.50%) ServiceNow
15 26 (1.34%) Business Objects
16 24 (1.24%) Meridio
17 21 (1.08%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Arvato UK
Salary: Competitive depending on Experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 36,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits + package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Car, Bonus, Corporate Benefits, Pens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Car, Corporate Benefits Packa
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum Plus Bens and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £62,000 per annum Plus Full Bens and 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago