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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 902 1056 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.97% 18.72% 16.46%
As % of the General category 43.66% 45.09% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 726 670 626
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 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £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
2066 2342 2238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.16% 41.52% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1352 1540
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 £30,000 £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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +2 413 £55,000 - 44
Slough -2 108 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Newbury -7 59 £67,500 +50.00% 11
Maidenhead +12 46 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Bracknell -8 45 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Windsor +16 24 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Wokingham -12 3 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Hungerford -2 2 £42,500 +73.46% 2
Thatcham - 1 £67,500 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 474 (25.31%) Telecoms
2 401 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
3 367 (19.59%) Project Management
4 362 (19.33%) Banking
5 311 (16.60%) SQL
6 292 (15.59%) Degree
7 234 (12.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 212 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
9 200 (10.68%) PRINCE2
10 198 (10.57%) Oracle
11 191 (10.20%) Scrum
12 189 (10.09%) .NET
12 189 (10.09%) Marketing
13 187 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
14 172 (9.18%) SQL Server
15 167 (8.92%) Java
15 167 (8.92%) Microsoft
16 164 (8.76%) SDLC
17 152 (8.12%) ITIL
18 149 (7.96%) Retail
19 148 (7.90%) C#
20 146 (7.79%) SAP
21 138 (7.37%) JavaScript
21 138 (7.37%) Windows
22 135 (7.21%) XML
23 134 (7.15%) MS Excel
23 134 (7.15%) Business Analysis
24 127 (6.78%) CRM
25 120 (6.41%) Analytics
26 115 (6.14%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 50 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 36 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 30 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 29 (1.55%) CMS
5 23 (1.23%) IIS
6 18 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
6 18 (0.96%) WebSphere Portal
7 17 (0.91%) IBM Connections
8 16 (0.85%) WebLogic
8 16 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 15 (0.80%) WordPress
10 14 (0.75%) JBoss
11 13 (0.69%) Apache
12 10 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
12 10 (0.53%) SAS
12 10 (0.53%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.48%) Drupal
13 9 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
14 7 (0.37%) Apache Solr
14 7 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 134 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 75 (4.00%) MS Office
3 46 (2.46%) MS Project
4 35 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 31 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.27%) SPSS
6 5 (0.27%) Fireworks
6 5 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.27%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.11%) PaintShop Pro
7 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 46 (2.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 30 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 30 (1.60%) SAP CO
2 30 (1.60%) SAP FI
2 30 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 25 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
5 19 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
6 14 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
7 13 (0.69%) HFM
8 10 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.53%) Remedy AR System
9 9 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.48%) SAP FSCM
9 9 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
10 6 (0.32%) SAP FI-GL
10 6 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.52%) SaaS
2 19 (1.01%) Office 365
3 17 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.11%) Force.com
6 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.11%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.053%) GitHub
7 1 (0.053%) IaaS
7 1 (0.053%) Nimbula
7 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.053%) PaaS
7 1 (0.053%) Heroku
7 1 (0.053%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 64 (3.42%) Firewall
2 51 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 34 (1.82%) DNS
3 34 (1.82%) Internet
4 27 (1.44%) LAN
5 26 (1.39%) Unified Communications
6 24 (1.28%) WAN
7 23 (1.23%) VPN
8 21 (1.12%) DHCP
9 19 (1.01%) 4G
10 18 (0.96%) Wireless
10 18 (0.96%) HTTP
10 18 (0.96%) ATM
10 18 (0.96%) SAN
11 17 (0.91%) VoIP
12 16 (0.85%) SSL
12 16 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (0.85%) Network Security
13 13 (0.69%) NAS
13 13 (0.69%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 52 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (1.76%) Oracle Database
6 32 (1.71%) MySQL
7 30 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 25 (1.33%) Data Mining
11 24 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 24 (1.28%) Relational Database
12 21 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 20 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
14 19 (1.01%) Big Data
14 19 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
15 17 (0.91%) RDBMS
16 16 (0.85%) Oracle ODI
17 15 (0.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 13 (0.69%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 66 (3.52%) Selenium
2 31 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (1.55%) Visual Studio
4 24 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 21 (1.12%) Maven
6 19 (1.01%) JIRA
7 17 (0.91%) Subversion
8 13 (0.69%) NUnit
8 13 (0.69%) HP UFT
8 13 (0.69%) SoapUI
9 12 (0.64%) WebDriver
9 12 (0.64%) ERwin
9 12 (0.64%) LoadUI
10 11 (0.59%) Toad
10 11 (0.59%) MSTest
10 11 (0.59%) Moq
11 9 (0.48%) Rhino Mocks
12 7 (0.37%) Mockito
12 7 (0.37%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 474 (25.31%) Telecoms
2 362 (19.33%) Banking
3 189 (10.09%) Marketing
4 149 (7.96%) Retail
5 96 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 68 (3.63%) Legal
7 60 (3.20%) Billing
8 48 (2.56%) Advertising
9 47 (2.51%) Electronics
10 25 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 22 (1.17%) Back Office
12 18 (0.96%) Automotive
13 14 (0.75%) Spanish Language
14 13 (0.69%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.64%) French Language
16 11 (0.59%) Law
16 11 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.53%) German Language
17 10 (0.53%) General Ledger
18 8 (0.43%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 404 (21.57%) Analyst
2 301 (16.07%) Developer
3 228 (12.17%) Project Manager
4 200 (10.68%) Business Analyst
5 185 (9.88%) Consultant
6 165 (8.81%) Architect
7 93 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
8 74 (3.95%) Senior Manager
9 70 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
10 60 (3.20%) Test Manager
11 57 (3.04%) Java Developer
12 53 (2.83%) Senior Developer
13 52 (2.78%) .NET Developer
14 45 (2.40%) Senior Project Manager
15 42 (2.24%) Test Analyst
16 40 (2.14%) Salesforce.com Architect
17 37 (1.98%) Senior Consultant
18 35 (1.87%) Software Developer
18 35 (1.87%) Lead Developer
18 35 (1.87%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (10.09%) .NET
2 135 (7.21%) XML
3 115 (6.14%) HTML
4 100 (5.34%) jQuery
5 95 (5.07%) CSS
6 92 (4.91%) ASP.NET
7 69 (3.68%) J2EE
8 63 (3.36%) Web Services
9 56 (2.99%) Spring
10 50 (2.67%) SOAP
11 37 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (1.92%) .NET Framework
13 35 (1.87%) Ajax
14 34 (1.82%) JSON
15 33 (1.76%) WCF
16 29 (1.55%) AngularJS
17 26 (1.39%) Java EE
18 25 (1.33%) Entity Framework
19 24 (1.28%) XSLT
20 23 (1.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 212 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (5.55%) Management Information System
3 66 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 60 (3.20%) Data Centre
5 45 (2.40%) DTV
6 43 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (1.98%) Social Media
8 33 (1.76%) User Experience
9 31 (1.66%) Visualisation
10 24 (1.28%) Social Network
11 23 (1.23%) FMCG
12 19 (1.01%) Clustering
13 18 (0.96%) Statistics
13 18 (0.96%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
14 14 (0.75%) Mobile App
14 14 (0.75%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
14 14 (0.75%) Mathematics
15 11 (0.59%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 138 (7.37%) Windows
2 78 (4.16%) Linux
2 78 (4.16%) UNIX
3 28 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 12 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (0.59%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.48%) Android
9 8 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.37%) Windows 2000
11 6 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.16%) AIX
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.11%) CentOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.053%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (19.59%) Project Management
3 234 (12.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 200 (10.68%) PRINCE2
5 191 (10.20%) Scrum
6 187 (9.98%) Business Intelligence
7 164 (8.76%) SDLC
8 152 (8.12%) ITIL
9 134 (7.15%) Business Analysis
10 127 (6.78%) CRM
11 120 (6.41%) Analytics
12 103 (5.50%) Change Management
13 87 (4.64%) E-Commerce
13 87 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
14 82 (4.38%) Waterfall
15 78 (4.16%) TDD
16 76 (4.06%) Continuous Improvement
17 73 (3.90%) Risk Management
18 70 (3.74%) Migration
19 69 (3.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 311 (16.60%) SQL
2 167 (8.92%) Java
3 148 (7.90%) C#
4 138 (7.37%) JavaScript
5 60 (3.20%) T-SQL
6 51 (2.72%) PL/SQL
7 36 (1.92%) PHP
8 33 (1.76%) Perl
9 26 (1.39%) Python
10 24 (1.28%) VB.NET
11 21 (1.12%) C
12 18 (0.96%) VB
13 17 (0.91%) PowerShell
14 16 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 13 (0.69%) Ruby
16 10 (0.53%) C++
17 9 (0.48%) VBA
18 8 (0.43%) ABAP
18 8 (0.43%) TypeScript
19 7 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 292 (15.59%) Degree
2 111 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 101 (5.39%) SC Cleared
4 67 (3.58%) ISEB
5 45 (2.40%) CISSP
6 34 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 33 (1.76%) ISTQB
8 30 (1.60%) PMP
9 28 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 24 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (1.12%) MCSE
12 20 (1.07%) CIMA
13 19 (1.01%) IBM Certification
13 19 (1.01%) ACCA
14 17 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (0.85%) CISM
16 15 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 15 (0.80%) MCITP
17 14 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (0.75%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (5.61%) QA
2 57 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (2.56%) SLA
4 39 (2.08%) PCI DSS
5 28 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.64%) COBIT
7 10 (0.53%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.27%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.21%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.21%) WCAG
11 3 (0.16%) GAAP
12 2 (0.11%) TickIT
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.11%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.053%) HL7
System Software
1 63 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.69%) vSphere
5 11 (0.59%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.59%) vCloud
6 10 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.16%) XenApp
7 3 (0.16%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.11%) Docker
9 1 (0.053%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.053%) Samba
9 1 (0.053%) Snort
9 1 (0.053%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.053%) UAG
9 1 (0.053%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 9 (0.48%) Puppet
4 8 (0.43%) SCCM
5 7 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.27%) Nessus
7 4 (0.21%) SCOM
8 3 (0.16%) Nagios
8 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.16%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.11%) Ansible
9 2 (0.11%) Salt
9 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.11%) HP NNM
10 1 (0.053%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.053%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 198 (10.57%) Oracle
2 167 (8.92%) Microsoft
3 146 (7.79%) SAP
4 79 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
5 61 (3.26%) Cisco
5 61 (3.26%) IBM
6 55 (2.94%) VMware
7 44 (2.35%) HP
8 36 (1.92%) Twitter
9 30 (1.60%) Informatica
10 27 (1.44%) Juniper
11 25 (1.33%) Facebook
12 23 (1.23%) Adobe
13 21 (1.12%) Cognos
13 21 (1.12%) JD Edwards
14 19 (1.01%) McAfee
15 14 (0.75%) CheckPoint
15 14 (0.75%) Tableau
16 13 (0.69%) Remedy
16 13 (0.69%) Citrix
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 30% OTC + car
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + Full Bens Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £100,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus (OTE £120,000+) + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Double OTE + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Double OTE + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to 25K + Uncapped Commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago