The 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 861 1143 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.13% 19.51% 16.69%
As % of the General category 44.34% 46.39% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 709 748 626
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1942 2464 2285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.63% 42.05% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1413 1547
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £79,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -1 377 £55,000 - 59
Slough -2 97 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Newbury -7 68 £65,000 +74.49% 10
Bracknell -6 49 £45,000 -4.76% 7
Maidenhead +23 45 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Windsor +19 16 £47,500 +53.22% 2
Hungerford -2 5 £45,000 +83.67% 2
Wokingham -8 3 £47,500 +31.03%
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 455 (25.29%) Telecoms
2 368 (20.46%) Project Management
3 359 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
4 352 (19.57%) Banking
5 286 (15.90%) SQL
6 284 (15.79%) Degree
7 245 (13.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 219 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
9 202 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
10 201 (11.17%) PRINCE2
11 187 (10.39%) Marketing
12 178 (9.89%) Oracle
13 173 (9.62%) Scrum
14 167 (9.28%) SQL Server
15 163 (9.06%) .NET
16 151 (8.39%) Microsoft
17 150 (8.34%) Retail
18 147 (8.17%) SDLC
19 144 (8.00%) Java
20 143 (7.95%) SAP
21 138 (7.67%) MS Excel
22 133 (7.39%) ITIL
22 133 (7.39%) Windows
23 131 (7.28%) C#
24 130 (7.23%) JavaScript
24 130 (7.23%) Business Analysis
25 126 (7.00%) CRM
26 121 (6.73%) XML
27 117 (6.50%) Analytics
28 112 (6.23%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 39 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 29 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 26 (1.45%) CMS
5 19 (1.06%) IIS
6 14 (0.78%) WordPress
7 13 (0.72%) WebSphere Portal
7 13 (0.72%) WebLogic
7 13 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 13 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
7 13 (0.72%) IBM Connections
8 12 (0.67%) Apache
9 11 (0.61%) JBoss
10 10 (0.56%) Drupal
11 9 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.39%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.39%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 138 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 79 (4.39%) MS Office
3 46 (2.56%) MS Project
4 31 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.28%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.28%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.17%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.11%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 58 (3.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
3 22 (1.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 22 (1.22%) SAP CO
3 22 (1.22%) SAP FI
4 21 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 20 (1.11%) HFM
6 17 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
7 16 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
8 9 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.50%) Remedy AR System
8 9 (0.50%) SAP FSCM
9 8 (0.44%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 7 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
12 5 (0.28%) Agresso
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
13 4 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
13 4 (0.22%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.00%) SaaS
2 15 (0.83%) Office 365
3 13 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.22%) Sage Pay
6 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.11%) Force.com
7 1 (0.056%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.056%) GitHub
7 1 (0.056%) Nimbula
7 1 (0.056%) Yammer
7 1 (0.056%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.056%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.56%) Firewall
2 46 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 31 (1.72%) Internet
4 29 (1.61%) LAN
5 28 (1.56%) DNS
6 25 (1.39%) WAN
7 24 (1.33%) Unified Communications
8 23 (1.28%) 4G
8 23 (1.28%) VPN
8 23 (1.28%) HTTP
9 18 (1.00%) VoIP
10 17 (0.94%) Wireless
11 16 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (0.89%) SAN
12 15 (0.83%) ATM
13 13 (0.72%) SMTP
13 13 (0.72%) DHCP
13 13 (0.72%) SSL
13 13 (0.72%) Network Security
13 13 (0.72%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 87 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (1.67%) MySQL
6 30 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 26 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 22 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 20 (1.11%) Data Mining
10 20 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
11 19 (1.06%) Relational Database
11 19 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
12 17 (0.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 17 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (0.83%) Big Data
14 14 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 12 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (3.56%) Selenium
2 33 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 19 (1.06%) Maven
4 19 (1.06%) JIRA
5 17 (0.94%) HP UFT
5 17 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 13 (0.72%) NUnit
6 13 (0.72%) Toad
7 12 (0.67%) ERwin
8 11 (0.61%) WebDriver
8 11 (0.61%) MSTest
8 11 (0.61%) Moq
9 10 (0.56%) Subversion
10 9 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (0.50%) SoapUI
11 8 (0.44%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.44%) LoadUI
12 7 (0.39%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.39%) Mockito
General
1 455 (25.29%) Telecoms
2 352 (19.57%) Banking
3 187 (10.39%) Marketing
4 150 (8.34%) Retail
5 96 (5.34%) Manufacturing
6 59 (3.28%) Electronics
7 58 (3.22%) Billing
8 54 (3.00%) Legal
9 38 (2.11%) Advertising
10 27 (1.50%) Financial Institution
11 25 (1.39%) Automotive
12 24 (1.33%) Back Office
13 18 (1.00%) Retail Banking
14 15 (0.83%) Spanish Language
15 12 (0.67%) Law
16 11 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.61%) General Ledger
16 11 (0.61%) French Language
17 9 (0.50%) German Language
18 8 (0.44%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 414 (23.01%) Analyst
2 291 (16.18%) Developer
3 228 (12.67%) Project Manager
4 204 (11.34%) Business Analyst
5 168 (9.34%) Consultant
6 149 (8.28%) Architect
7 80 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
8 67 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
9 63 (3.50%) Senior Manager
10 54 (3.00%) Test Manager
11 52 (2.89%) Senior Developer
12 50 (2.78%) .NET Developer
13 47 (2.61%) Java Developer
14 44 (2.45%) Test Analyst
15 39 (2.17%) Senior Project Manager
16 34 (1.89%) Lead Developer
16 34 (1.89%) Software Developer
16 34 (1.89%) Infrastructure Manager
17 33 (1.83%) Senior Consultant
17 33 (1.83%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (9.06%) .NET
2 121 (6.73%) XML
3 112 (6.23%) HTML
4 103 (5.73%) CSS
5 87 (4.84%) jQuery
6 80 (4.45%) ASP.NET
7 57 (3.17%) J2EE
8 54 (3.00%) Web Services
9 48 (2.67%) Spring
10 41 (2.28%) SOAP
11 40 (2.22%) .NET Framework
12 37 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (1.95%) Ajax
14 34 (1.89%) JSON
15 27 (1.50%) WCF
15 27 (1.50%) HTML5
15 27 (1.50%) AngularJS
16 24 (1.33%) Entity Framework
17 22 (1.22%) XSLT
18 19 (1.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 219 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (4.89%) Management Information System
3 71 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 67 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 57 (3.17%) DTV
6 47 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (2.00%) User Experience
8 31 (1.72%) Social Media
9 27 (1.50%) Visualisation
10 25 (1.39%) Social Network
11 21 (1.17%) FMCG
11 21 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.06%) Clustering
13 18 (1.00%) Mathematics
14 17 (0.94%) Mobile App
15 16 (0.89%) Replication
16 15 (0.83%) PKI
16 15 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
17 13 (0.72%) Economics
18 12 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 133 (7.39%) Windows
2 84 (4.67%) Linux
3 66 (3.67%) UNIX
4 20 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 12 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.67%) Android
7 9 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.17%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.11%) CentOS
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.056%) AIX
12 1 (0.056%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (20.46%) Project Management
2 359 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (13.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 202 (11.23%) Business Intelligence
5 201 (11.17%) PRINCE2
6 173 (9.62%) Scrum
7 147 (8.17%) SDLC
8 133 (7.39%) ITIL
9 130 (7.23%) Business Analysis
10 126 (7.00%) CRM
11 117 (6.50%) Analytics
12 95 (5.28%) Change Management
13 89 (4.95%) Programme Management
14 84 (4.67%) E-Commerce
15 78 (4.34%) User Acceptance Testing
16 74 (4.11%) ERP
17 69 (3.84%) Migration
18 67 (3.72%) Continuous Improvement
19 66 (3.67%) Waterfall
19 66 (3.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 286 (15.90%) SQL
2 144 (8.00%) Java
3 131 (7.28%) C#
4 130 (7.23%) JavaScript
5 53 (2.95%) T-SQL
6 48 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 38 (2.11%) PHP
8 30 (1.67%) Perl
8 30 (1.67%) Python
9 24 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 20 (1.11%) VB
11 17 (0.94%) C
12 15 (0.83%) Ruby
13 14 (0.78%) PowerShell
14 13 (0.72%) VBA
15 12 (0.67%) C++
16 8 (0.44%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.39%) VBScript
18 6 (0.33%) TypeScript
19 5 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 284 (15.79%) Degree
2 76 (4.22%) Security Cleared
3 68 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 59 (3.28%) ISEB
5 35 (1.95%) CISSP
6 33 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 32 (1.78%) PMI Certification
8 29 (1.61%) ISTQB
9 22 (1.22%) CISM
10 21 (1.17%) PMP
11 20 (1.11%) CIMA
11 20 (1.11%) ACCA
12 19 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (0.83%) MCSE
15 14 (0.78%) MBA
16 13 (0.72%) IBM Certification
17 12 (0.67%) CCNP
17 12 (0.67%) CCNA
17 12 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (5.78%) QA
2 44 (2.45%) SLA
3 37 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 36 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (1.33%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.50%) COBIT
7 6 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.28%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.22%) ISO 8583
9 4 (0.22%) WCAG
9 4 (0.22%) P3O
9 4 (0.22%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.17%) GAAP
10 3 (0.17%) TickIT
11 2 (0.11%) WAI
11 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 55 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.61%) vSphere
5 8 (0.44%) vCloud
5 8 (0.44%) Terminal Services
6 7 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.22%) XenApp
8 2 (0.11%) SRDF
8 2 (0.11%) Firmware
8 2 (0.11%) Docker
9 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.056%) Samba
9 1 (0.056%) Snort
Systems Management
1 25 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.50%) SCCM
3 7 (0.39%) SCOM
3 7 (0.39%) NetBackup
3 7 (0.39%) Puppet
3 7 (0.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (0.28%) Nessus
5 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.17%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.11%) Ansible
6 2 (0.11%) Salt
6 2 (0.11%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (0.11%) HP NNM
6 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.11%) Nagios
7 1 (0.056%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.056%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 178 (9.89%) Oracle
2 151 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 143 (7.95%) SAP
4 70 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
5 64 (3.56%) Cisco
6 52 (2.89%) VMware
7 41 (2.28%) IBM
8 38 (2.11%) HP
9 36 (2.00%) Informatica
10 35 (1.95%) Twitter
11 29 (1.61%) JD Edwards
12 27 (1.50%) Juniper
13 26 (1.45%) Facebook
14 21 (1.17%) Adobe
15 16 (0.89%) Cognos
15 16 (0.89%) McAfee
16 15 (0.83%) CheckPoint
17 13 (0.72%) Blue Coat
18 12 (0.67%) Citrix
19 11 (0.61%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Car and benefits
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 16% bonusm 14% pension etc..
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
JDA Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5k car allowance, 20% bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pesaro
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus / Car / Pension / Health / Fle
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 18% PENSION, BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (18%), Flex Fund (5%)
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + Full Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £120000 - £240000 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate - Highly Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate - Highly Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Salary: excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday