The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 889 1114 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.11% 20.93% 15.64%
As % of the General category 36.02% 47.49% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 575 666 775
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2468 2346 2559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.95% 44.07% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1556 2093
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 381 £50,000 +6.38% 33
Slough -1 139 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Bracknell -3 111 £50,000 +8.69% 2
Newbury +6 61 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Maidenhead -1 35 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Windsor -2 6 - -
Wokingham -16 2 - -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 519 (28.22%) Telecoms
2 361 (19.63%) Retail
3 284 (15.44%) Security Cleared
4 265 (14.41%) Project Management
5 255 (13.87%) Microsoft
6 244 (13.27%) Oracle
7 242 (13.16%) SQL
8 241 (13.10%) Fujitsu
9 229 (12.45%) SQL Server
10 228 (12.40%) Windows
11 199 (10.82%) Degree
12 196 (10.66%) .NET
13 189 (10.28%) MS Excel
14 173 (9.41%) C#
15 168 (9.14%) SC Cleared
16 167 (9.08%) PRINCE2
17 165 (8.97%) HTML
18 150 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
19 143 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
20 138 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
21 135 (7.34%) JavaScript
22 133 (7.23%) Banking
23 130 (7.07%) Marketing
24 119 (6.47%) CSS
24 119 (6.47%) CRM
25 117 (6.36%) ASP.NET
26 115 (6.25%) ITIL
26 115 (6.25%) Java
27 113 (6.14%) SAP
28 108 (5.87%) Firewall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 66 (3.59%) MS Exchange
2 64 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 58 (3.15%) IIS
4 35 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 35 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
5 31 (1.69%) WebSphere
6 27 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 25 (1.36%) Apache
7 25 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 14 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 13 (0.71%) Liferay
11 12 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (0.54%) Lync
12 10 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
12 10 (0.54%) CMS
12 10 (0.54%) Alfresco
13 9 (0.49%) MS Project Server
14 6 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 189 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 78 (4.24%) MS Office
3 55 (2.99%) MS Project
4 45 (2.45%) MS Visio
5 42 (2.28%) Photoshop
6 40 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 20 (1.09%) Fireworks
8 15 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.49%) Niku Workbench
11 7 (0.38%) Adobe After Effects
11 7 (0.38%) InDesign
12 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.054%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 71 (3.86%) Oracle EBS
2 51 (2.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (1.69%) SAP CO
3 31 (1.69%) SAP FI
3 31 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 22 (1.20%) JDE OneWorld
5 21 (1.14%) Hyperion Planning
6 19 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
7 18 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
8 16 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 15 (0.82%) HFM
9 15 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 14 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
11 13 (0.71%) Agresso
11 13 (0.71%) SAP BPC
12 11 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
13 10 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
14 9 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
14 9 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.10%) SaaS
2 15 (0.82%) GitHub
3 11 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.33%) Force.com
5 6 (0.33%) Office 365
6 3 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.054%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 108 (5.87%) Firewall
2 66 (3.59%) DNS
3 65 (3.53%) Internet
4 49 (2.66%) TCP/IP
5 47 (2.56%) LAN
6 46 (2.50%) WAN
7 43 (2.34%) SSL
8 36 (1.96%) OSPF
9 35 (1.90%) BGP
10 34 (1.85%) IGRP
11 33 (1.79%) Wireless
12 32 (1.74%) VoIP
13 31 (1.69%) Network Security
13 31 (1.69%) HTTP
14 30 (1.63%) SAN
15 29 (1.58%) VPN
15 29 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (1.52%) EIGRP
17 26 (1.41%) 4G
17 26 (1.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 81 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 70 (3.81%) Oracle Database
4 60 (3.26%) Essbase
5 53 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 48 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 46 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 39 (2.12%) MySQL
9 37 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 37 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 34 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 32 (1.74%) Relational Database
12 28 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 28 (1.52%) Oracle Exadata
12 28 (1.52%) Oracle Discoverer
13 22 (1.20%) MongoDB
13 22 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
14 20 (1.09%) QlikView
15 19 (1.03%) RDBMS
16 18 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 39 (2.12%) Visual Studio
2 36 (1.96%) Selenium
3 33 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (1.58%) NUnit
5 28 (1.52%) TestDirector
6 27 (1.47%) Moq
7 25 (1.36%) Rhino Mocks
8 21 (1.14%) MSTest
8 21 (1.14%) Subversion
9 16 (0.87%) Jenkins
10 14 (0.76%) Eclipse
11 13 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (0.71%) WebDriver
12 12 (0.65%) Git (software)
12 12 (0.65%) JUnit
12 12 (0.65%) JIRA
13 11 (0.60%) IntelliJ
13 11 (0.60%) Gradle
14 10 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
15 8 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 519 (28.22%) Telecoms
2 361 (19.63%) Retail
3 133 (7.23%) Banking
4 130 (7.07%) Marketing
5 72 (3.92%) Billing
6 61 (3.32%) Legal
7 38 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.09%) Back Office
9 19 (1.03%) Advertising
9 19 (1.03%) Electronics
10 17 (0.92%) Automotive
11 16 (0.87%) Law
11 16 (0.87%) Local Government
12 13 (0.71%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.54%) German Language
14 5 (0.27%) Military
15 4 (0.22%) Front Office
15 4 (0.22%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.16%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 302 (16.42%) Analyst
2 265 (14.41%) Developer
3 202 (10.98%) Consultant
4 185 (10.06%) Project Manager
5 140 (7.61%) Architect
6 130 (7.07%) Business Analyst
7 90 (4.89%) Senior Developer
8 81 (4.40%) .NET Developer
9 61 (3.32%) Designer
10 55 (2.99%) Senior Manager
10 55 (2.99%) Test Analyst
11 46 (2.50%) Software Developer
12 44 (2.39%) Network Engineer
12 44 (2.39%) DBA
12 44 (2.39%) Administrator
13 39 (2.12%) Senior Analyst
14 36 (1.96%) Infrastructure Manager
15 34 (1.85%) Systems Analyst
15 34 (1.85%) C# Developer
16 32 (1.74%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (10.66%) .NET
2 165 (8.97%) HTML
3 119 (6.47%) CSS
4 117 (6.36%) ASP.NET
5 74 (4.02%) XML
6 70 (3.81%) jQuery
7 68 (3.70%) Web Services
8 60 (3.26%) WCF
9 54 (2.94%) .NET Framework
10 41 (2.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 36 (1.96%) Ajax
12 35 (1.90%) WinForms
13 34 (1.85%) SOAP
13 34 (1.85%) WPF
14 33 (1.79%) Hibernate
15 30 (1.63%) JSON
16 29 (1.58%) Unity DI Container
17 28 (1.52%) Spring
18 26 (1.41%) Castle Windsor
18 26 (1.41%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 108 (5.87%) Management Information System
2 57 (3.10%) Computer Science
3 38 (2.07%) Inversion of Control
4 33 (1.79%) Open Source
4 33 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (1.47%) Oracle Exalytics
6 22 (1.20%) FMCG
7 19 (1.03%) GIS
7 19 (1.03%) Social Media
8 18 (0.98%) Clustering
8 18 (0.98%) RIA
9 16 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
10 15 (0.82%) PKI
10 15 (0.82%) Mobile App
11 14 (0.76%) Data Integration
11 14 (0.76%) DTV
12 13 (0.71%) Social Network
13 11 (0.60%) Statistics
13 11 (0.60%) Blackberry
14 10 (0.54%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 228 (12.40%) Windows
2 96 (5.22%) Linux
3 86 (4.68%) UNIX
4 66 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 58 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (2.01%) Solaris
7 35 (1.90%) Windows XP
8 24 (1.31%) Windows 7
9 21 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
11 14 (0.76%) AIX
12 12 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (0.54%) Windows 2000
14 8 (0.44%) Apple iOS
14 8 (0.44%) Windows Vista
15 7 (0.38%) VMS
16 6 (0.33%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.27%) Android
18 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
19 1 (0.054%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (14.41%) Project Management
2 167 (9.08%) PRINCE2
3 150 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
4 143 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 138 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (6.47%) CRM
7 115 (6.25%) ITIL
8 108 (5.87%) Scrum
9 95 (5.17%) Business Analysis
10 89 (4.84%) MVC
10 89 (4.84%) Migration
11 83 (4.51%) Risk Management
12 79 (4.30%) Time Management
13 69 (3.75%) Change Management
14 67 (3.64%) OO
14 67 (3.64%) TDD
15 66 (3.59%) Business Development
15 66 (3.59%) ERP
15 66 (3.59%) Service Delivery
16 63 (3.43%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 242 (13.16%) SQL
2 173 (9.41%) C#
3 135 (7.34%) JavaScript
4 115 (6.25%) Java
5 49 (2.66%) PL/SQL
6 45 (2.45%) Shell Script
6 45 (2.45%) T-SQL
7 40 (2.18%) Perl
8 30 (1.63%) PowerShell
9 26 (1.41%) VB.NET
10 24 (1.31%) C
11 23 (1.25%) Ruby
12 22 (1.20%) PHP
13 21 (1.14%) Scala
13 21 (1.14%) VB
14 16 (0.87%) C++
15 14 (0.76%) VBScript
16 13 (0.71%) Python
17 10 (0.54%) Groovy
18 9 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 284 (15.44%) Security Cleared
2 199 (10.82%) Degree
3 168 (9.14%) SC Cleared
4 74 (4.02%) ISEB
5 73 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 50 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (1.96%) CCNA
9 35 (1.90%) DV Cleared
10 29 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 28 (1.52%) MCSE
12 23 (1.25%) JNCIA
12 23 (1.25%) CCSP
13 21 (1.14%) ISTQB
13 21 (1.14%) MCITP
14 19 (1.03%) CISSP
15 18 (0.98%) PMI Certification
16 17 (0.92%) CIMA
16 17 (0.92%) CISA
17 15 (0.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (4.89%) QA
2 50 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 38 (2.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (1.47%) COBIT
6 17 (0.92%) SLA
7 12 (0.65%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.38%) COSO
9 3 (0.16%) P3O
10 2 (0.11%) WCAG
11 1 (0.054%) BS25999
11 1 (0.054%) HL7
11 1 (0.054%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 96 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 59 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.58%) XenApp
4 28 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
4 28 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (1.20%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.03%) vSphere
7 14 (0.76%) ISA Server
8 12 (0.65%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (0.49%) ProxySG
10 9 (0.49%) KVM
11 4 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.22%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.16%) Novell eDirectory
12 3 (0.16%) Xen
12 3 (0.16%) XenServer
13 1 (0.054%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.054%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (2.07%) SCCM
2 34 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (1.09%) SCOM
4 15 (0.82%) HP NNM
5 11 (0.60%) WSUS
5 11 (0.60%) Netcool
5 11 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
5 11 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (0.54%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 9 (0.49%) ARCserve
8 8 (0.44%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.22%) NSN NetAct
11 4 (0.22%) Puppet
11 4 (0.22%) OpenView
11 4 (0.22%) TeMIP
11 4 (0.22%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 255 (13.87%) Microsoft
2 244 (13.27%) Oracle
3 241 (13.10%) Fujitsu
4 113 (6.14%) SAP
5 82 (4.46%) Cisco
6 79 (4.30%) VMware
7 69 (3.75%) Hyperion
8 61 (3.32%) Citrix
9 57 (3.10%) IBM
10 55 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
11 54 (2.94%) HP
12 46 (2.50%) Business Objects
12 46 (2.50%) Juniper
13 35 (1.90%) Cognos
14 32 (1.74%) ServiceNow
15 31 (1.69%) Informatica
16 29 (1.58%) F5
17 28 (1.52%) Sage
18 25 (1.36%) Avaya
19 24 (1.31%) CheckPoint
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Salary: Excellent + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verizon
Salary: Competitive basic + bonus and excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago