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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 906 1031 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.92% 18.43% 17.88%
As % of the General category 42.78% 43.67% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 727 629 665
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £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
2118 2361 2177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.90% 42.21% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1379 1503
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +4 432 £55,000 +4.76% 61
Slough 0 114 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Bracknell -7 61 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Maidenhead +14 50 £62,500 +42.04% 5
Newbury -9 48 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Windsor +11 31 £55,000 +62.96%
Wokingham -10 5 £51,000 +45.71% 1
Thatcham - 1 £67,500 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 498 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 424 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
3 386 (19.83%) Banking
4 367 (18.85%) Project Management
5 349 (17.93%) SQL
6 298 (15.31%) Degree
7 229 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 223 (11.45%) Oracle
9 217 (11.15%) Scrum
10 207 (10.63%) Marketing
10 207 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
11 204 (10.48%) PRINCE2
12 191 (9.81%) Java
13 190 (9.76%) .NET
14 175 (8.99%) Microsoft
14 175 (8.99%) SDLC
15 171 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
16 169 (8.68%) JavaScript
17 165 (8.47%) Retail
18 163 (8.37%) SQL Server
19 159 (8.17%) CRM
20 155 (7.96%) Windows
21 154 (7.91%) ITIL
22 150 (7.70%) Business Analysis
23 146 (7.50%) HTML
24 142 (7.29%) SAP
25 141 (7.24%) C#
26 139 (7.14%) Security Cleared
27 135 (6.93%) MS Excel
28 129 (6.63%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 54 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 42 (2.16%) WebSphere
3 38 (1.95%) CMS
4 29 (1.49%) Tomcat
5 23 (1.18%) WebSphere Portal
6 22 (1.13%) IBM Connections
6 22 (1.13%) IIS
7 19 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
7 19 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
8 18 (0.92%) WordPress
8 18 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (0.87%) MS Exchange
10 16 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 16 (0.82%) SAS
11 15 (0.77%) Apache
12 14 (0.72%) JBoss
13 10 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
13 10 (0.51%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.46%) Drupal
15 8 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 135 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 85 (4.37%) MS Office
3 44 (2.26%) MS Project
4 37 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.26%) SPSS
5 5 (0.26%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.10%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.10%) PaintShop Pro
6 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 39 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 34 (1.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 34 (1.75%) SAP CO
3 34 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 34 (1.75%) SAP FI
4 23 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
5 22 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
6 19 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
7 18 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
8 13 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
9 10 (0.51%) Agresso
9 10 (0.51%) HFM
9 10 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.51%) Remedy AR System
10 9 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.46%) SAP FSCM
10 9 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 68 (3.49%) SaaS
2 19 (0.98%) Office 365
3 18 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.21%) IaaS
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.051%) GitHub
6 1 (0.051%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.051%) Force.com
6 1 (0.051%) Nimbula
6 1 (0.051%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.051%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.67%) Firewall
2 45 (2.31%) TCP/IP
3 43 (2.21%) DNS
4 36 (1.85%) Internet
5 26 (1.34%) LAN
6 24 (1.23%) WAN
6 24 (1.23%) DHCP
7 20 (1.03%) VoIP
7 20 (1.03%) Unified Communications
8 19 (0.98%) Wireless
8 19 (0.98%) HTTP
8 19 (0.98%) SAN
9 18 (0.92%) ATM
10 17 (0.87%) SSL
10 17 (0.87%) Network Security
11 16 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (0.82%) VPN
12 13 (0.67%) MVNO
13 12 (0.62%) NAS
14 9 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 79 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (2.21%) Oracle Database
4 41 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 35 (1.80%) MySQL
8 34 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 26 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (1.34%) Data Mining
10 25 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
13 17 (0.87%) Big Data
14 16 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
15 15 (0.77%) NoSQL
16 13 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
16 13 (0.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 13 (0.67%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 74 (3.80%) Selenium
2 36 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 35 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (1.80%) Visual Studio
4 29 (1.49%) Subversion
5 17 (0.87%) Maven
6 15 (0.77%) NUnit
7 14 (0.72%) WebDriver
7 14 (0.72%) SoapUI
7 14 (0.72%) JIRA
8 13 (0.67%) LoadUI
9 12 (0.62%) HP UFT
9 12 (0.62%) Moq
10 11 (0.56%) MSTest
10 11 (0.56%) Toad
11 9 (0.46%) ERwin
11 9 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.41%) ClearCase
13 7 (0.36%) Eclipse
General
1 498 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 386 (19.83%) Banking
3 207 (10.63%) Marketing
4 165 (8.47%) Retail
5 91 (4.67%) Manufacturing
6 78 (4.01%) Legal
7 70 (3.60%) Advertising
8 66 (3.39%) Billing
9 36 (1.85%) Electronics
10 23 (1.18%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.82%) Back Office
12 13 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.67%) General Ledger
13 11 (0.56%) Retail Banking
13 11 (0.56%) French Language
13 11 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 11 (0.56%) Automotive
14 10 (0.51%) Law
14 10 (0.51%) German Language
15 6 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 421 (21.62%) Analyst
2 293 (15.05%) Developer
3 232 (11.92%) Project Manager
4 218 (11.20%) Business Analyst
5 201 (10.32%) Consultant
6 166 (8.53%) Architect
7 91 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
8 75 (3.85%) Senior Manager
8 75 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
9 62 (3.18%) Test Manager
10 60 (3.08%) Java Developer
11 54 (2.77%) .NET Developer
12 53 (2.72%) Senior Developer
13 48 (2.47%) Test Analyst
14 44 (2.26%) Senior Project Manager
15 43 (2.21%) Business Manager
16 40 (2.05%) Team Leader
17 39 (2.00%) Support Analyst
17 39 (2.00%) Agile Project Manager
18 38 (1.95%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (9.76%) .NET
2 146 (7.50%) HTML
3 129 (6.63%) XML
4 122 (6.27%) CSS
5 119 (6.11%) jQuery
6 95 (4.88%) ASP.NET
7 77 (3.95%) Web Services
8 72 (3.70%) J2EE
9 69 (3.54%) Spring
10 63 (3.24%) SOAP
11 47 (2.41%) Ajax
12 42 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (2.05%) JSON
14 38 (1.95%) Java EE
15 36 (1.85%) WCF
16 34 (1.75%) AngularJS
17 29 (1.49%) .NET Framework
18 27 (1.39%) Entity Framework
19 24 (1.23%) RESTful
19 24 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 207 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 65 (3.34%) Computer Science
4 55 (2.82%) Social Media
4 55 (2.82%) Data Centre
5 38 (1.95%) Visualisation
6 34 (1.75%) DTV
7 31 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (1.59%) User Experience
8 27 (1.39%) FMCG
8 27 (1.39%) Statistics
9 25 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
10 22 (1.13%) Social Network
11 19 (0.98%) Clustering
11 19 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 17 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
13 13 (0.67%) Mathematics
13 13 (0.67%) Economics
14 12 (0.62%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.62%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 155 (7.96%) Windows
2 100 (5.14%) UNIX
3 83 (4.26%) Linux
4 34 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (1.18%) Windows 7
7 18 (0.92%) Windows XP
8 11 (0.56%) Windows 2000
8 11 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.41%) Android
10 7 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.21%) AIX
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.10%) CentOS
13 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.051%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.051%) SUSE
14 1 (0.051%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (18.85%) Project Management
3 229 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 217 (11.15%) Scrum
5 204 (10.48%) PRINCE2
6 175 (8.99%) SDLC
7 171 (8.78%) Business Intelligence
8 159 (8.17%) CRM
9 154 (7.91%) ITIL
10 150 (7.70%) Business Analysis
11 127 (6.52%) Analytics
12 101 (5.19%) E-Commerce
12 101 (5.19%) Change Management
13 92 (4.73%) TDD
14 91 (4.67%) Waterfall
15 85 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
16 84 (4.31%) User Acceptance Testing
17 81 (4.16%) Line Management
18 80 (4.11%) UML
19 79 (4.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 349 (17.93%) SQL
2 191 (9.81%) Java
3 169 (8.68%) JavaScript
4 141 (7.24%) C#
5 61 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 49 (2.52%) PL/SQL
7 40 (2.05%) PHP
8 30 (1.54%) Perl
9 23 (1.18%) Python
10 21 (1.08%) PowerShell
11 20 (1.03%) C
12 17 (0.87%) VB
12 17 (0.87%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.67%) ABAP
14 12 (0.62%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.62%) TypeScript
15 11 (0.56%) C++
16 10 (0.51%) Ruby
17 7 (0.36%) VBScript
18 6 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 298 (15.31%) Degree
2 139 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 128 (6.57%) SC Cleared
4 87 (4.47%) ISEB
5 43 (2.21%) CISSP
6 39 (2.00%) ISTQB
7 34 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 30 (1.54%) PMP
9 28 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 25 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (1.13%) CIMA
12 21 (1.08%) ACCA
12 21 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (1.08%) MCSE
13 20 (1.03%) IBM Certification
14 18 (0.92%) AAT
15 17 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 16 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 15 (0.77%) DV Cleared
17 15 (0.77%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.70%) QA
2 57 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (2.57%) SLA
4 40 (2.05%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.62%) COBIT
7 11 (0.56%) ISO 14001
8 8 (0.41%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.21%) WCAG
9 4 (0.21%) GAAP
10 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.10%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.051%) HL7
System Software
1 75 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.72%) vSphere
5 11 (0.56%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.56%) vCloud
6 10 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.26%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.15%) XenApp
9 2 (0.10%) Xen
9 2 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.10%) Docker
10 1 (0.051%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.051%) Snort
10 1 (0.051%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.051%) UAG
10 1 (0.051%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.051%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.051%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (0.41%) SCCM
3 8 (0.41%) Puppet
4 6 (0.31%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.21%) Nessus
5 4 (0.21%) SCOM
6 3 (0.15%) Nagios
6 3 (0.15%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.10%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.10%) HP NNM
7 2 (0.10%) Ansible
7 2 (0.10%) Salt
8 1 (0.051%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.051%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.051%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.051%) SCSM
8 1 (0.051%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 223 (11.45%) Oracle
2 175 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 142 (7.29%) SAP
4 85 (4.37%) IBM
5 75 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 58 (2.98%) VMware
7 56 (2.88%) Cisco
8 49 (2.52%) HP
9 38 (1.95%) Twitter
10 29 (1.49%) Juniper
11 26 (1.34%) Adobe
12 24 (1.23%) Cognos
13 23 (1.18%) Informatica
13 23 (1.18%) Facebook
14 21 (1.08%) Citrix
15 20 (1.03%) JD Edwards
15 20 (1.03%) McAfee
16 18 (0.92%) Fujitsu
16 18 (0.92%) Sitecore
17 16 (0.82%) Tableau
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