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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1145 973 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.12% 16.63% 17.03%
As % of the General category 43.09% 39.06% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 754 652 690
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
2657 2491 2189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.38% 42.57% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1506 1638 1586
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +3 509 £55,000 +10.00% 51
Bracknell +3 146 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Slough -1 114 £49,500 +3.12% 21
Newbury +10 97 £42,500 -2.85% 16
Maidenhead -15 33 £45,000 -25.92% 3
Windsor -17 24 £27,000 -50.90% 2
Wokingham +6 14 £36,750 - 3
Hungerford -6 2 £24,500 -26.86%
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 831 (37.84%) Telecoms
2 465 (21.17%) Retail
3 412 (18.76%) Project Management
4 362 (16.48%) Security Cleared
5 344 (15.66%) Banking
6 343 (15.62%) SQL
7 319 (14.53%) Degree
8 300 (13.66%) Windows
9 296 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
10 288 (13.11%) SC Cleared
11 285 (12.98%) Microsoft
12 251 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 223 (10.15%) CRM
14 217 (9.88%) MS Excel
15 216 (9.84%) ITIL
16 215 (9.79%) Fujitsu
17 211 (9.61%) HTML
17 211 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
18 199 (9.06%) PRINCE2
19 195 (8.88%) JavaScript
20 184 (8.38%) Marketing
21 183 (8.33%) Oracle
22 181 (8.24%) MS Office
23 180 (8.20%) CSS
24 178 (8.11%) Java
25 175 (7.97%) Mentoring
26 167 (7.60%) SAP
27 165 (7.51%) Active Directory
28 143 (6.51%) Business Development
29 138 (6.28%) ISEB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 80 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 72 (3.28%) IIS
3 70 (3.19%) Apache
4 55 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 38 (1.73%) Tomcat
6 37 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 33 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 28 (1.28%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 28 (1.28%) CMS
9 26 (1.18%) Apache Solr
10 25 (1.14%) WebSphere
11 18 (0.82%) Drupal
11 18 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (0.68%) Joomla!
13 13 (0.59%) Umbraco
14 12 (0.55%) MS Project Server
15 11 (0.50%) Lync
15 11 (0.50%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
17 8 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 217 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 181 (8.24%) MS Office
3 64 (2.91%) MS Project
4 40 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.27%) Niku Workbench
8 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.14%) RoboHelp
9 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.091%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.091%) DOC1
11 1 (0.046%) InDesign
11 1 (0.046%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 52 (2.37%) SAP FI
1 52 (2.37%) SAP FI/CO
1 52 (2.37%) SAP CO
2 37 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 33 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
4 29 (1.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 26 (1.18%) Agresso
6 25 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 21 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
7 21 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
8 19 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
9 17 (0.77%) SAP FSCM
10 15 (0.68%) SAP R/3
11 14 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
12 13 (0.59%) Dynamics GP
13 12 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
14 11 (0.50%) JDE OneWorld
14 11 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
15 10 (0.46%) Exchequer
15 10 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.37%) SaaS
2 27 (1.23%) Office 365
3 23 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.32%) Force.com
6 6 (0.27%) IaaS
7 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.091%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 107 (4.87%) DNS
2 78 (3.55%) Internet
3 61 (2.78%) DHCP
4 59 (2.69%) Firewall
5 43 (1.96%) Network Security
6 41 (1.87%) HTTP
7 36 (1.64%) Wireless
8 34 (1.55%) WAN
9 33 (1.50%) LAN
9 33 (1.50%) TCP/IP
10 28 (1.28%) VPN
11 27 (1.23%) SSL
12 21 (0.96%) OSPF
12 21 (0.96%) BGP
13 18 (0.82%) SMTP
14 17 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
15 16 (0.73%) VoIP
16 15 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (0.55%) Unified Communications
17 12 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 38 (1.73%) MySQL
3 30 (1.37%) EDRMS
3 30 (1.37%) IDOL
3 30 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
4 29 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (0.87%) Big Data
7 18 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (0.73%) Essbase
10 13 (0.59%) SAP BW
11 12 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (0.50%) Relational Database
13 10 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 10 (0.46%) DB2
14 9 (0.41%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 59 (2.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 53 (2.41%) Selenium
3 39 (1.78%) Git (software)
4 26 (1.18%) Mockito
5 25 (1.14%) Subversion
5 25 (1.14%) TestDirector
6 22 (1.00%) Visual Studio
7 19 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (0.73%) Jenkins
9 13 (0.59%) JIRA
9 13 (0.59%) WinRunner
10 12 (0.55%) Maven
10 12 (0.55%) CruiseControl
11 10 (0.46%) LoadRunner
11 10 (0.46%) WebDriver
12 9 (0.41%) SilkPerformer
13 8 (0.36%) NUnit
13 8 (0.36%) JUnit
14 7 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
15 6 (0.27%) Eclipse
General
1 831 (37.84%) Telecoms
2 465 (21.17%) Retail
3 344 (15.66%) Banking
4 184 (8.38%) Marketing
5 93 (4.23%) Advertising
6 89 (4.05%) Legal
7 80 (3.64%) Manufacturing
8 75 (3.42%) Billing
9 72 (3.28%) German Language
10 57 (2.60%) Back Office
11 39 (1.78%) General Ledger
12 36 (1.64%) Electronics
13 24 (1.09%) Multimedia
14 17 (0.77%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.64%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.64%) Publishing
16 10 (0.46%) Games
16 10 (0.46%) French Language
17 8 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 384 (17.49%) Analyst
2 375 (17.08%) Consultant
3 250 (11.38%) Developer
4 239 (10.88%) Project Manager
5 158 (7.19%) Business Analyst
6 129 (5.87%) Architect
7 91 (4.14%) Test Analyst
8 86 (3.92%) Java Developer
9 77 (3.51%) Support Engineer
10 73 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
11 63 (2.87%) Junior
12 61 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
13 60 (2.73%) Senior Manager
14 57 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
15 56 (2.55%) Tester
16 54 (2.46%) Systems Analyst
17 52 (2.37%) Recruitment Consultant
17 52 (2.37%) Senior Project Manager
18 49 (2.23%) Senior Developer
19 47 (2.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (9.61%) HTML
2 180 (8.20%) CSS
3 131 (5.97%) XML
4 123 (5.60%) .NET
5 84 (3.83%) jQuery
6 75 (3.42%) ASP.NET
7 74 (3.37%) Web Services
8 60 (2.73%) JSP
9 58 (2.64%) J2EE
10 49 (2.23%) XSLT
11 46 (2.09%) Spring
12 42 (1.91%) JSTL
12 42 (1.91%) XHTML
13 39 (1.78%) Ajax
13 39 (1.78%) HTML5
14 36 (1.64%) SOAP
15 35 (1.59%) WCF
16 34 (1.55%) Java EE
17 28 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (1.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 211 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 67 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 53 (2.41%) Statistics
5 41 (1.87%) User Experience
6 38 (1.73%) Mathematics
7 35 (1.59%) iPad
8 33 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 32 (1.46%) DTV
10 30 (1.37%) PMI
11 28 (1.28%) FMCG
12 27 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 26 (1.18%) Mobile App
14 25 (1.14%) Open Source
15 19 (0.87%) Social Media
16 16 (0.73%) Data Integration
17 12 (0.55%) RMADS
18 11 (0.50%) Mainframe
18 11 (0.50%) PKI
19 10 (0.46%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 300 (13.66%) Windows
2 126 (5.74%) UNIX
3 121 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 118 (5.37%) Linux
5 72 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 68 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (2.28%) Windows XP
8 28 (1.28%) Windows 2000
9 20 (0.91%) Solaris
10 14 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
10 14 (0.64%) Android
11 13 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.55%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.36%) zOS
14 6 (0.27%) AIX
15 5 (0.23%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.14%) Debian
16 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (18.76%) Project Management
2 296 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 223 (10.15%) CRM
5 216 (9.84%) ITIL
6 199 (9.06%) PRINCE2
7 175 (7.97%) Mentoring
8 143 (6.51%) Business Development
9 136 (6.19%) Risk Management
10 132 (6.01%) Change Management
11 129 (5.87%) Migration
12 122 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 120 (5.46%) Scrum
14 113 (5.15%) Business Analysis
15 107 (4.87%) Service Delivery
16 103 (4.69%) ERP
17 98 (4.46%) Programme Management
17 98 (4.46%) Coaching
18 88 (4.01%) E-Commerce
19 82 (3.73%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 343 (15.62%) SQL
2 195 (8.88%) JavaScript
3 178 (8.11%) Java
4 128 (5.83%) C#
5 53 (2.41%) C
6 46 (2.09%) PowerShell
7 43 (1.96%) C++
8 41 (1.87%) VBScript
9 28 (1.28%) PHP
10 26 (1.18%) Perl
11 25 (1.14%) ABAP
12 23 (1.05%) VB
13 22 (1.00%) Python
13 22 (1.00%) Shell Script
14 19 (0.87%) T-SQL
15 18 (0.82%) Ruby
16 16 (0.73%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.41%) PL/SQL
17 9 (0.41%) Scala
17 9 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 362 (16.48%) Security Cleared
2 319 (14.53%) Degree
3 288 (13.11%) SC Cleared
4 138 (6.28%) ISEB
5 118 (5.37%) DV Cleared
6 92 (4.19%) PMI Certification
7 68 (3.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 64 (2.91%) PMP
9 57 (2.60%) ISTQB
10 45 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 38 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (1.55%) CCA
12 34 (1.55%) ACCA
13 33 (1.50%) CIMA
14 32 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 28 (1.28%) CCNA
16 21 (0.96%) CISSP
17 20 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (0.91%) AAT
18 16 (0.73%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (4.96%) QA
2 70 (3.19%) SLA
3 63 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 43 (1.96%) PCI DSS
6 23 (1.05%) ISO 14001
7 16 (0.73%) COBIT
8 8 (0.36%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.32%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.23%) ISO 8583
11 3 (0.14%) COSO
12 2 (0.091%) GAMP
13 1 (0.046%) TickIT
13 1 (0.046%) HL7
System Software
1 165 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 66 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (1.82%) ISA Server
4 28 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (0.64%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.50%) XenApp
7 9 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.36%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.32%) KVM
10 6 (0.27%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.091%) Xen
11 2 (0.091%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.091%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 1 (0.046%) Nmap
12 1 (0.046%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.046%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.046%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 93 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
2 62 (2.82%) SCCM
3 33 (1.50%) NetBackup
4 19 (0.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 17 (0.77%) HP NNM
5 17 (0.77%) SCOM
6 14 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (0.59%) Netcool
8 12 (0.55%) ARCserve
9 11 (0.50%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
11 8 (0.36%) TeMIP
11 8 (0.36%) OpenView
11 8 (0.36%) OVPI
12 5 (0.23%) Nagios
13 4 (0.18%) OMEGAMON
13 4 (0.18%) Unicenter
13 4 (0.18%) Tivoli NetView
13 4 (0.18%) MOM
13 4 (0.18%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 285 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 215 (9.79%) Fujitsu
3 183 (8.33%) Oracle
4 167 (7.60%) SAP
5 84 (3.83%) Cisco
6 82 (3.73%) HP
7 80 (3.64%) Citrix
8 73 (3.32%) VMware
9 58 (2.64%) Juniper
10 49 (2.23%) F5
11 47 (2.14%) JD Edwards
12 45 (2.05%) IBM
13 44 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
14 35 (1.59%) Veritas
15 34 (1.55%) Hyperion
15 34 (1.55%) Business Objects
16 33 (1.50%) Siebel
17 30 (1.37%) McAfee
17 30 (1.37%) Meridio
18 29 (1.32%) hybris
Newbury, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum generous car allowance bonus scheme
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £500 to £600 per day good bonus and benefits offered
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
GA Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum 6.6K Car Allowance + 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Great Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + excellent salary, bonus & good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago