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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1118 932 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.11% 16.35% 17.08%
As % of the General category 44.05% 38.51% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 734 636 714
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
2538 2420 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.38% 42.46% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1619 1614
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 £75,750 £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 1 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 1 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 +2 513 £55,000 +10.00% 54
Bracknell +2 141 £52,500 +16.66% 8
Slough -2 104 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Newbury +11 100 £37,500 -11.76% 12
Maidenhead -19 34 £43,750 -22.56% 8
Windsor -17 19 £27,500 -50.00% 3
Wokingham - 14 £36,750 - 6
Hungerford -2 3 £24,500 -26.86%
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 819 (37.93%) Telecoms
2 459 (21.26%) Retail
3 385 (17.83%) Project Management
4 374 (17.32%) Security Cleared
5 322 (14.91%) SQL
6 307 (14.22%) Banking
7 302 (13.99%) Degree
8 290 (13.43%) Windows
9 281 (13.02%) Microsoft
10 280 (12.97%) SC Cleared
11 273 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
12 238 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
13 231 (10.70%) CRM
14 225 (10.42%) Fujitsu
15 210 (9.73%) ITIL
16 203 (9.40%) MS Excel
17 200 (9.26%) PRINCE2
18 193 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
19 187 (8.66%) HTML
20 184 (8.52%) Oracle
21 179 (8.29%) MS Office
22 176 (8.15%) Marketing
23 167 (7.74%) JavaScript
24 163 (7.55%) Mentoring
25 162 (7.50%) Java
26 156 (7.23%) Active Directory
27 155 (7.18%) CSS
28 152 (7.04%) SAP
29 148 (6.86%) Business Development
30 139 (6.44%) ISEB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 79 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 73 (3.38%) IIS
3 64 (2.96%) Apache
4 60 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 35 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 32 (1.48%) Tomcat
6 32 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 26 (1.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 24 (1.11%) WebSphere
9 23 (1.07%) CMS
10 20 (0.93%) Apache Solr
11 15 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
11 15 (0.69%) Drupal
12 12 (0.56%) Lync
13 11 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (0.46%) MS Project Server
14 10 (0.46%) Joomla!
14 10 (0.46%) Umbraco
15 9 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 203 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 179 (8.29%) MS Office
3 55 (2.55%) MS Project
4 41 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.14%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.093%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.093%) DOC1
10 1 (0.046%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.046%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 47 (2.18%) SAP CO
1 47 (2.18%) SAP FI/CO
1 47 (2.18%) SAP FI
2 39 (1.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 35 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
4 26 (1.20%) Agresso
4 26 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 25 (1.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 22 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
7 21 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
7 21 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
8 17 (0.79%) Hyperion Planning
8 17 (0.79%) SAP FSCM
9 14 (0.65%) Exchequer
10 13 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
10 13 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
10 13 (0.60%) JDE OneWorld
11 12 (0.56%) HFM
12 11 (0.51%) SAP R/3
13 10 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 53 (2.45%) SaaS
2 30 (1.39%) Office 365
3 25 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.42%) Force.com
6 6 (0.28%) IaaS
7 5 (0.23%) GitHub
8 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (5.19%) DNS
2 81 (3.75%) Internet
3 66 (3.06%) Firewall
4 60 (2.78%) DHCP
5 42 (1.95%) HTTP
6 41 (1.90%) WAN
7 40 (1.85%) Network Security
8 39 (1.81%) LAN
9 35 (1.62%) TCP/IP
10 32 (1.48%) Wireless
11 28 (1.30%) SSL
12 26 (1.20%) SMTP
13 23 (1.07%) VPN
14 19 (0.88%) OSPF
14 19 (0.88%) BGP
15 17 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
15 17 (0.79%) LDAP
16 14 (0.65%) VoIP
17 13 (0.60%) TACACS
17 13 (0.60%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (6.16%) SQL Server
2 32 (1.48%) IDOL
2 32 (1.48%) MySQL
3 30 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
3 30 (1.39%) EDRMS
4 28 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (0.88%) Essbase
7 17 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (0.65%) SAP BW
9 13 (0.60%) Big Data
9 13 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (0.51%) Relational Database
10 11 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 9 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.42%) DB2
12 9 (0.42%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 62 (2.87%) QuickTest Pro
2 51 (2.36%) Selenium
3 31 (1.44%) Git (software)
4 28 (1.30%) TestDirector
5 22 (1.02%) Subversion
6 20 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 20 (0.93%) Mockito
6 20 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 16 (0.74%) JIRA
9 13 (0.60%) CruiseControl
9 13 (0.60%) LoadRunner
9 13 (0.60%) WinRunner
10 12 (0.56%) WebDriver
11 10 (0.46%) NUnit
12 9 (0.42%) SilkPerformer
12 9 (0.42%) Maven
13 8 (0.37%) JUnit
14 6 (0.28%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.23%) Gradle
General
1 819 (37.93%) Telecoms
2 459 (21.26%) Retail
3 307 (14.22%) Banking
4 176 (8.15%) Marketing
5 96 (4.45%) Legal
6 89 (4.12%) Advertising
7 76 (3.52%) Manufacturing
8 74 (3.43%) German Language
8 74 (3.43%) Billing
9 59 (2.73%) Back Office
10 37 (1.71%) Electronics
11 36 (1.67%) General Ledger
12 24 (1.11%) Multimedia
13 14 (0.65%) Publishing
13 14 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 10 (0.46%) Games
14 10 (0.46%) French Language
15 7 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 381 (17.65%) Analyst
1 381 (17.65%) Consultant
2 231 (10.70%) Project Manager
3 226 (10.47%) Developer
4 156 (7.23%) Business Analyst
5 128 (5.93%) Architect
6 94 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 76 (3.52%) Java Developer
8 70 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
9 68 (3.15%) Junior
10 66 (3.06%) Support Engineer
11 65 (3.01%) Senior Consultant
12 62 (2.87%) Senior Manager
13 57 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
13 57 (2.64%) Tester
14 55 (2.55%) Senior Project Manager
15 53 (2.45%) Recruitment Consultant
16 51 (2.36%) Systems Analyst
17 46 (2.13%) Senior Developer
18 42 (1.95%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (8.66%) HTML
2 155 (7.18%) CSS
3 122 (5.65%) XML
4 120 (5.56%) .NET
5 68 (3.15%) ASP.NET
6 67 (3.10%) Web Services
6 67 (3.10%) jQuery
7 51 (2.36%) J2EE
8 46 (2.13%) XSLT
8 46 (2.13%) JSP
9 45 (2.08%) Spring
10 38 (1.76%) XHTML
11 37 (1.71%) SOAP
11 37 (1.71%) JSTL
12 36 (1.67%) WCF
12 36 (1.67%) Ajax
13 30 (1.39%) HTML5
14 28 (1.30%) Java EE
15 26 (1.20%) Hibernate
15 26 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 193 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (5.28%) Computer Science
3 67 (3.10%) Management Information System
4 49 (2.27%) Statistics
5 36 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 36 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (1.62%) User Experience
7 33 (1.53%) DTV
8 31 (1.44%) PMI
9 26 (1.20%) iPad
10 25 (1.16%) Open Source
11 24 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 24 (1.11%) FMCG
12 23 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 21 (0.97%) Data Integration
14 20 (0.93%) Social Media
15 16 (0.74%) RMADS
16 13 (0.60%) PKI
17 11 (0.51%) Mainframe
18 10 (0.46%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 290 (13.43%) Windows
2 117 (5.42%) UNIX
3 116 (5.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 109 (5.05%) Linux
5 71 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (3.06%) Windows 7
7 51 (2.36%) Windows XP
8 26 (1.20%) Windows 2000
9 23 (1.07%) Solaris
10 14 (0.65%) Android
10 14 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.37%) zOS
12 8 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.28%) AIX
15 5 (0.23%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.093%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (17.83%) Project Management
2 273 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 231 (10.70%) CRM
5 210 (9.73%) ITIL
6 200 (9.26%) PRINCE2
7 163 (7.55%) Mentoring
8 148 (6.86%) Business Development
9 137 (6.35%) Risk Management
10 129 (5.97%) Migration
11 125 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
12 124 (5.74%) Change Management
13 111 (5.14%) Business Analysis
14 110 (5.09%) Scrum
15 103 (4.77%) Service Delivery
16 101 (4.68%) Programme Management
17 98 (4.54%) Coaching
18 90 (4.17%) ERP
19 83 (3.84%) Time Management
20 79 (3.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 322 (14.91%) SQL
2 167 (7.74%) JavaScript
3 162 (7.50%) Java
4 118 (5.47%) C#
5 55 (2.55%) C
6 44 (2.04%) VBScript
6 44 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 37 (1.71%) C++
8 26 (1.20%) Perl
9 23 (1.07%) VB
10 22 (1.02%) Python
11 21 (0.97%) Ruby
11 21 (0.97%) ABAP
11 21 (0.97%) PHP
12 20 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 17 (0.79%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.60%) VB.NET
15 12 (0.56%) Scala
16 8 (0.37%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 374 (17.32%) Security Cleared
2 302 (13.99%) Degree
3 280 (12.97%) SC Cleared
4 139 (6.44%) ISEB
5 115 (5.33%) DV Cleared
6 94 (4.35%) PMI Certification
7 66 (3.06%) PMP
8 64 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 58 (2.69%) ISTQB
10 45 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 33 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 32 (1.48%) ACCA
12 32 (1.48%) CIMA
13 31 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
13 31 (1.44%) CCA
14 22 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (0.97%) CCNA
16 19 (0.88%) CISSP
17 18 (0.83%) AAT
18 16 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (4.91%) QA
2 77 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 70 (3.24%) SLA
4 46 (2.13%) PCI DSS
5 39 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (1.07%) ISO 14001
7 20 (0.93%) COBIT
8 11 (0.51%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.32%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.23%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.093%) GAMP
11 2 (0.093%) COSO
12 1 (0.046%) TickIT
System Software
1 156 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 67 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (1.85%) ISA Server
4 26 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 12 (0.56%) XenApp
7 10 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (0.46%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.42%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.42%) KVM
8 9 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (0.32%) ProxySG
10 6 (0.28%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.14%) Xen
12 1 (0.046%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.046%) Nmap
12 1 (0.046%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 97 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
2 55 (2.55%) SCCM
3 33 (1.53%) NetBackup
4 21 (0.97%) HP NNM
5 15 (0.69%) Netcool
5 15 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 13 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
7 12 (0.56%) ARCserve
8 11 (0.51%) SCOM
9 9 (0.42%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.37%) OpenView
10 8 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (0.37%) TeMIP
10 8 (0.37%) OVPI
11 4 (0.19%) Unicenter
11 4 (0.19%) Tivoli NetView
11 4 (0.19%) MOM
11 4 (0.19%) OMEGAMON
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Intune
11 4 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 281 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 225 (10.42%) Fujitsu
3 184 (8.52%) Oracle
4 152 (7.04%) SAP
5 83 (3.84%) Citrix
5 83 (3.84%) HP
6 75 (3.47%) VMware
6 75 (3.47%) Cisco
7 52 (2.41%) Juniper
8 51 (2.36%) F5
9 45 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 42 (1.95%) IBM
10 42 (1.95%) JD Edwards
11 36 (1.67%) Siebel
11 36 (1.67%) Hyperion
12 34 (1.57%) Veritas
13 32 (1.48%) Meridio
14 30 (1.39%) Business Objects
15 29 (1.34%) Sage
16 25 (1.16%) ServiceNow
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £66400 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £22000 to £33000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £24,000-£27,000 per annum basic + Up to 15% Bonus, Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £80k OTE £150k Uncapped, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday