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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1145 921 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.34% 16.40% 16.74%
As % of the General category 45.26% 38.71% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 745 635 711
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
2530 2379 2165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.74% 42.37% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1604 1596
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 518 £55,000 +10.00% 46
Bracknell -1 137 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Newbury +16 120 £37,500 -11.24% 15
Slough 0 109 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Maidenhead -19 34 £42,500 -23.07% 11
Windsor -14 18 £30,000 -52.00% 1
Wokingham - 14 £36,250 - 5
Hungerford -4 3 £24,500 -26.86% 4
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 835 (38.68%) Telecoms
2 470 (21.77%) Retail
3 387 (17.92%) Security Cleared
4 383 (17.74%) Project Management
5 311 (14.40%) SQL
6 295 (13.66%) Banking
7 292 (13.52%) Windows
8 288 (13.34%) Degree
9 286 (13.25%) SC Cleared
10 272 (12.60%) Microsoft
11 268 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
12 239 (11.07%) Fujitsu
13 231 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 227 (10.51%) CRM
15 211 (9.77%) ITIL
16 206 (9.54%) PRINCE2
17 197 (9.12%) MS Excel
18 182 (8.43%) Oracle
18 182 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
19 180 (8.34%) HTML
20 179 (8.29%) Marketing
21 176 (8.15%) MS Office
22 166 (7.69%) Mentoring
23 161 (7.46%) JavaScript
24 158 (7.32%) Java
25 155 (7.18%) Active Directory
26 150 (6.95%) SAP
27 149 (6.90%) Business Development
28 146 (6.76%) CSS
29 142 (6.58%) ISEB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 73 (3.38%) IIS
3 66 (3.06%) Apache
4 63 (2.92%) MS Exchange
5 35 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 34 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 34 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 25 (1.16%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 24 (1.11%) WebSphere
9 20 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 20 (0.93%) CMS
10 14 (0.65%) Drupal
10 14 (0.65%) Lync
11 12 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (0.56%) MS Project Server
12 11 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 197 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 176 (8.15%) MS Office
3 59 (2.73%) MS Project
4 40 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 37 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.14%) RoboHelp
10 2 (0.093%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.093%) DOC1
11 1 (0.046%) InDesign
11 1 (0.046%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.046%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 43 (1.99%) SAP FI
1 43 (1.99%) SAP FI/CO
1 43 (1.99%) SAP CO
2 40 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 36 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 25 (1.16%) Agresso
6 22 (1.02%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 22 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
7 21 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
7 21 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (0.88%) Hyperion Planning
9 16 (0.74%) SAP FSCM
9 16 (0.74%) JDE OneWorld
10 14 (0.65%) Exchequer
10 14 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
11 13 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
12 12 (0.56%) HFM
13 10 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
13 10 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.36%) SaaS
2 31 (1.44%) Office 365
3 25 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.42%) Force.com
6 7 (0.32%) GitHub
7 6 (0.28%) IaaS
8 4 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (5.56%) DNS
2 87 (4.03%) Internet
3 72 (3.33%) Firewall
4 65 (3.01%) DHCP
5 46 (2.13%) HTTP
6 42 (1.95%) WAN
7 41 (1.90%) LAN
8 40 (1.85%) Network Security
9 37 (1.71%) TCP/IP
10 33 (1.53%) Wireless
11 30 (1.39%) SSL
11 30 (1.39%) SMTP
12 22 (1.02%) VPN
13 19 (0.88%) LDAP
13 19 (0.88%) OSPF
13 19 (0.88%) BGP
14 16 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
15 15 (0.69%) EIGRP
15 15 (0.69%) IGRP
15 15 (0.69%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 34 (1.57%) MySQL
2 34 (1.57%) IDOL
3 31 (1.44%) EDRMS
3 31 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 29 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (0.97%) Essbase
6 20 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (0.69%) SAP BW
10 13 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.46%) OLAP
12 10 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 10 (0.46%) Relational Database
13 9 (0.42%) Hyperion Smart View
13 9 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 61 (2.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 53 (2.45%) Selenium
3 31 (1.44%) TestDirector
4 30 (1.39%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.07%) Subversion
6 20 (0.93%) Mockito
7 19 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 19 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (0.79%) JIRA
9 16 (0.74%) Visual Studio
10 13 (0.60%) LoadRunner
10 13 (0.60%) CruiseControl
11 12 (0.56%) NUnit
11 12 (0.56%) WebDriver
12 11 (0.51%) WinRunner
13 8 (0.37%) JUnit
13 8 (0.37%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.37%) Maven
14 7 (0.32%) SilkPerformer
14 7 (0.32%) IntelliJ
General
1 835 (38.68%) Telecoms
2 470 (21.77%) Retail
3 295 (13.66%) Banking
4 179 (8.29%) Marketing
5 98 (4.54%) Legal
6 91 (4.21%) Advertising
7 75 (3.47%) Manufacturing
7 75 (3.47%) German Language
8 73 (3.38%) Billing
9 61 (2.83%) Back Office
10 41 (1.90%) Electronics
11 33 (1.53%) General Ledger
12 24 (1.11%) Multimedia
13 14 (0.65%) Publishing
14 13 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.51%) French Language
16 10 (0.46%) Games
17 9 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.32%) Investment Banking
19 6 (0.28%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 383 (17.74%) Consultant
2 380 (17.60%) Analyst
3 238 (11.02%) Project Manager
4 221 (10.24%) Developer
5 157 (7.27%) Business Analyst
6 131 (6.07%) Architect
7 99 (4.59%) Test Analyst
8 72 (3.33%) Java Developer
9 71 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
9 71 (3.29%) Junior
10 70 (3.24%) Senior Manager
11 64 (2.96%) Senior Consultant
12 63 (2.92%) Senior Project Manager
13 61 (2.83%) Support Engineer
14 58 (2.69%) Tester
15 56 (2.59%) Recruitment Consultant
16 55 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
17 51 (2.36%) Systems Analyst
18 44 (2.04%) Senior Developer
19 39 (1.81%) Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (8.34%) HTML
2 146 (6.76%) CSS
3 124 (5.74%) XML
4 121 (5.60%) .NET
5 66 (3.06%) Web Services
6 65 (3.01%) ASP.NET
7 61 (2.83%) jQuery
8 52 (2.41%) J2EE
9 49 (2.27%) XSLT
10 47 (2.18%) Spring
11 46 (2.13%) JSP
12 40 (1.85%) XHTML
13 37 (1.71%) SOAP
13 37 (1.71%) JSTL
14 36 (1.67%) Ajax
15 35 (1.62%) WCF
16 29 (1.34%) Hibernate
17 25 (1.16%) Java EE
17 25 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (1.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 182 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (5.14%) Computer Science
3 75 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 47 (2.18%) Statistics
5 38 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (1.67%) User Experience
6 36 (1.67%) DTV
7 34 (1.57%) Mathematics
8 31 (1.44%) PMI
9 28 (1.30%) Open Source
10 26 (1.20%) iPad
10 26 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 24 (1.11%) FMCG
12 23 (1.07%) Data Integration
12 23 (1.07%) Mobile App
12 23 (1.07%) Social Media
13 17 (0.79%) RMADS
14 15 (0.69%) PKI
15 11 (0.51%) Mainframe
15 11 (0.51%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 292 (13.52%) Windows
2 116 (5.37%) UNIX
3 115 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 108 (5.00%) Linux
5 71 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (2.83%) Windows 7
7 52 (2.41%) Windows XP
8 25 (1.16%) Windows 2000
9 22 (1.02%) Solaris
10 16 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.60%) Android
12 12 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.37%) zOS
14 6 (0.28%) AIX
14 6 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (17.74%) Project Management
2 268 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 227 (10.51%) CRM
5 211 (9.77%) ITIL
6 206 (9.54%) PRINCE2
7 166 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 149 (6.90%) Business Development
9 138 (6.39%) Risk Management
10 132 (6.11%) Migration
11 129 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
12 120 (5.56%) Change Management
13 111 (5.14%) Scrum
13 111 (5.14%) Business Analysis
14 104 (4.82%) Programme Management
15 103 (4.77%) Service Delivery
16 100 (4.63%) Coaching
17 87 (4.03%) Time Management
18 82 (3.80%) ERP
19 80 (3.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 311 (14.40%) SQL
2 161 (7.46%) JavaScript
3 158 (7.32%) Java
4 113 (5.23%) C#
5 47 (2.18%) C
6 46 (2.13%) VBScript
7 43 (1.99%) PowerShell
8 30 (1.39%) C++
9 23 (1.07%) VB
10 22 (1.02%) Perl
11 20 (0.93%) PHP
11 20 (0.93%) Ruby
12 19 (0.88%) Shell Script
13 18 (0.83%) Scala
13 18 (0.83%) ABAP
14 17 (0.79%) Python
14 17 (0.79%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.60%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.46%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 387 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 288 (13.34%) Degree
3 286 (13.25%) SC Cleared
4 142 (6.58%) ISEB
5 113 (5.23%) DV Cleared
6 93 (4.31%) PMI Certification
7 65 (3.01%) PMP
8 63 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 54 (2.50%) ISTQB
10 47 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 36 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 32 (1.48%) CIMA
13 31 (1.44%) ACCA
14 29 (1.34%) CCA
15 28 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
16 22 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (0.83%) CCNA
17 18 (0.83%) CISSP
18 17 (0.79%) AAT
19 15 (0.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (5.09%) QA
2 81 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 71 (3.29%) SLA
4 49 (2.27%) PCI DSS
5 39 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (1.07%) ISO 14001
7 21 (0.97%) COBIT
8 11 (0.51%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.37%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.19%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.093%) GAMP
11 2 (0.093%) COSO
12 1 (0.046%) HL7
12 1 (0.046%) TickIT
System Software
1 155 (7.18%) Active Directory
2 67 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.90%) ISA Server
4 30 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (0.74%) VMware ESX
6 13 (0.60%) XenApp
7 11 (0.51%) KVM
7 11 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.46%) Hyper-V
9 9 (0.42%) ProxySG
10 7 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (0.28%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.14%) Xen
13 1 (0.046%) Nmap
13 1 (0.046%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.046%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 97 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
2 54 (2.50%) SCCM
3 33 (1.53%) NetBackup
4 23 (1.07%) HP NNM
5 17 (0.79%) Netcool
6 15 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 15 (0.69%) CiscoWorks
7 13 (0.60%) ARCserve
8 9 (0.42%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.42%) SCOM
9 8 (0.37%) OpenView
9 8 (0.37%) TeMIP
9 8 (0.37%) OVPI
10 6 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.19%) Tivoli NetView
11 4 (0.19%) MOM
11 4 (0.19%) Unicenter
11 4 (0.19%) Nagios
11 4 (0.19%) OMEGAMON
11 4 (0.19%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 272 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 239 (11.07%) Fujitsu
3 182 (8.43%) Oracle
4 150 (6.95%) SAP
5 83 (3.84%) HP
5 83 (3.84%) Citrix
6 79 (3.66%) VMware
7 76 (3.52%) Cisco
8 54 (2.50%) F5
9 52 (2.41%) Juniper
10 47 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
11 43 (1.99%) IBM
12 38 (1.76%) Siebel
12 38 (1.76%) Hyperion
12 38 (1.76%) JD Edwards
13 34 (1.57%) Veritas
13 34 (1.57%) Meridio
14 31 (1.44%) Sage
15 28 (1.30%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.30%) Business Objects
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
networx
Salary: £25,000 - 28,000 p.a. + up to 20% bonus + benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £20K OTE + Car + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance + 15% bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £6k Car, 5% Pension, Private Health
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
RB
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Gandlake
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £75000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £67000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago