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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1042 894 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.74% 16.30% 15.42%
As % of the General category 45.62% 40.32% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 667 612 742
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2284 2217 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.09% 40.42% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1525 1887
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 407 £54,500 +9.00% 55
Newbury +22 137 £46,250 +10.11% 16
Bracknell -3 124 £45,000 +15.38% 7
Slough -2 121 £50,000 +6.38% 26
Maidenhead -12 38 £44,000 -6.38% 8
Windsor -8 9 £32,500 -44.68% 3
Wokingham +7 5 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Hungerford -3 4 £24,500 -26.86% 3
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 675 (35.01%) Telecoms
2 437 (22.67%) Retail
3 364 (18.88%) Security Cleared
4 304 (15.77%) Project Management
5 253 (13.12%) Windows
6 251 (13.02%) SC Cleared
7 249 (12.91%) Microsoft
8 240 (12.45%) SQL
9 223 (11.57%) Fujitsu
10 205 (10.63%) Banking
11 197 (10.22%) CRM
12 192 (9.96%) Degree
13 189 (9.80%) PRINCE2
14 182 (9.44%) MS Excel
15 172 (8.92%) HTML
16 170 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 167 (8.66%) ITIL
18 165 (8.56%) Oracle
19 160 (8.30%) .NET
20 155 (8.04%) SQL Server
21 149 (7.73%) Marketing
22 140 (7.26%) C#
22 140 (7.26%) JavaScript
23 135 (7.00%) MS Office
23 135 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
24 132 (6.85%) Business Development
25 125 (6.48%) Java
26 124 (6.43%) Risk Management
27 122 (6.33%) CSS
27 122 (6.33%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 74 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 65 (3.37%) IIS
3 54 (2.80%) MS Exchange
4 48 (2.49%) Apache
5 34 (1.76%) WebSphere
6 28 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (1.40%) Tomcat
7 27 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 24 (1.24%) CMS
9 17 (0.88%) Lync
10 15 (0.78%) MS Project Server
10 15 (0.78%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 13 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
13 11 (0.57%) Liferay
13 11 (0.57%) Alfresco
13 11 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 182 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 135 (7.00%) MS Office
3 53 (2.75%) MS Project
4 36 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 32 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 20 (1.04%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.41%) InDesign
9 7 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.26%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
13 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.16%) RoboHelp
14 2 (0.10%) DOC1
15 1 (0.052%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 39 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 26 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (1.35%) JDE OneWorld
4 21 (1.09%) SAP CO
4 21 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 21 (1.09%) SAP FI
5 20 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
6 19 (0.99%) Agresso
7 18 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
7 18 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
8 17 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
9 16 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
10 13 (0.67%) HFM
10 13 (0.67%) Exchequer
11 11 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
12 10 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
13 9 (0.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 9 (0.47%) Oracle iRecruitment
13 9 (0.47%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.33%) SaaS
2 20 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (0.93%) Office 365
4 17 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.57%) GitHub
6 8 (0.41%) Force.com
6 8 (0.41%) IaaS
7 4 (0.21%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (5.65%) DNS
2 81 (4.20%) Internet
2 81 (4.20%) Firewall
3 50 (2.59%) DHCP
4 43 (2.23%) WAN
5 42 (2.18%) HTTP
6 41 (2.13%) LAN
7 39 (2.02%) SMTP
8 37 (1.92%) TCP/IP
9 35 (1.82%) Network Security
9 35 (1.82%) SSL
10 26 (1.35%) 4G
11 25 (1.30%) Wireless
11 25 (1.30%) LDAP
11 25 (1.30%) LTE
12 22 (1.14%) BGP
12 22 (1.14%) OSPF
13 20 (1.04%) TACACS
13 20 (1.04%) EIGRP
13 20 (1.04%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 48 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 26 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (1.24%) IDOL
7 22 (1.14%) MySQL
7 22 (1.14%) Essbase
8 19 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (0.99%) EDRMS
9 17 (0.88%) QlikView
9 17 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (0.78%) SAP BW
11 14 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 11 (0.57%) MongoDB
12 11 (0.57%) MS Access
12 11 (0.57%) DB2
13 9 (0.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 45 (2.33%) TestDirector
2 41 (2.13%) Selenium
3 40 (2.07%) QuickTest Pro
4 28 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (1.40%) Visual Studio
6 24 (1.24%) Subversion
7 21 (1.09%) NUnit
8 20 (1.04%) JIRA
9 18 (0.93%) Jenkins
10 17 (0.88%) Git (software)
11 12 (0.62%) Eclipse
11 12 (0.62%) IntelliJ
11 12 (0.62%) MSTest
11 12 (0.62%) WebDriver
11 12 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
11 12 (0.62%) Moq
11 12 (0.62%) Gradle
12 10 (0.52%) LoadRunner
13 9 (0.47%) CruiseControl
14 8 (0.41%) WinRunner
General
1 675 (35.01%) Telecoms
2 437 (22.67%) Retail
3 205 (10.63%) Banking
4 149 (7.73%) Marketing
5 75 (3.89%) Legal
6 70 (3.63%) Advertising
7 62 (3.22%) Back Office
7 62 (3.22%) German Language
8 52 (2.70%) Billing
9 45 (2.33%) Manufacturing
10 33 (1.71%) Electronics
11 24 (1.24%) Multimedia
12 17 (0.88%) General Ledger
13 13 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.67%) Publishing
14 11 (0.57%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.47%) French Language
15 9 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.41%) Automotive
17 6 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 345 (17.89%) Analyst
2 321 (16.65%) Consultant
3 217 (11.26%) Developer
4 212 (11.00%) Project Manager
5 134 (6.95%) Business Analyst
6 113 (5.86%) Architect
7 98 (5.08%) Test Analyst
8 71 (3.68%) Senior Manager
9 66 (3.42%) Junior
10 61 (3.16%) Senior Project Manager
11 54 (2.80%) Systems Analyst
12 53 (2.75%) Senior Developer
13 52 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
14 50 (2.59%) .NET Developer
14 50 (2.59%) Recruitment Consultant
15 46 (2.39%) Senior Consultant
15 46 (2.39%) Java Developer
16 45 (2.33%) Tester
17 40 (2.07%) Business Systems Analyst
18 35 (1.82%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (8.92%) HTML
2 160 (8.30%) .NET
3 122 (6.33%) CSS
4 118 (6.12%) XML
5 89 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 59 (3.06%) Web Services
7 46 (2.39%) XSLT
7 46 (2.39%) jQuery
8 41 (2.13%) SOAP
9 38 (1.97%) Ajax
10 36 (1.87%) J2EE
10 36 (1.87%) Spring
10 36 (1.87%) WCF
11 30 (1.56%) .NET Framework
11 30 (1.56%) WPF
12 28 (1.45%) JSTL
13 27 (1.40%) XHTML
14 24 (1.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (1.19%) Hibernate
16 20 (1.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (4.25%) Management Information System
2 66 (3.42%) Computer Science
3 50 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (1.56%) DTV
5 29 (1.50%) Open Source
6 26 (1.35%) Statistics
7 25 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 25 (1.30%) FMCG
8 20 (1.04%) PMI
8 20 (1.04%) RMADS
8 20 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 20 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 19 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 17 (0.88%) PKI
11 16 (0.83%) Social Media
12 15 (0.78%) iPad
13 14 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
14 12 (0.62%) Mainframe
14 12 (0.62%) Social Network
15 11 (0.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 253 (13.12%) Windows
2 93 (4.82%) UNIX
3 87 (4.51%) Linux
4 82 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 52 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 39 (2.02%) Windows XP
8 25 (1.30%) Solaris
9 17 (0.88%) Windows 2000
10 15 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.62%) AIX
13 11 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.52%) Android
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.26%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.26%) zOS
17 3 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
18 2 (0.10%) VMS
18 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (15.77%) Project Management
2 197 (10.22%) CRM
3 189 (9.80%) PRINCE2
4 170 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 167 (8.66%) ITIL
6 135 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
7 132 (6.85%) Business Development
8 124 (6.43%) Risk Management
9 122 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
10 97 (5.03%) Programme Management
11 96 (4.98%) Scrum
12 89 (4.62%) Migration
13 88 (4.56%) Change Management
14 85 (4.41%) Service Delivery
15 80 (4.15%) Business Analysis
16 77 (3.99%) Time Management
17 75 (3.89%) Service Management
18 72 (3.73%) Software Testing
18 72 (3.73%) Network Design
19 69 (3.58%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 240 (12.45%) SQL
2 140 (7.26%) C#
2 140 (7.26%) JavaScript
3 125 (6.48%) Java
4 36 (1.87%) VBScript
5 35 (1.82%) C
6 27 (1.40%) PowerShell
7 23 (1.19%) VB
7 23 (1.19%) Perl
8 22 (1.14%) Scala
9 21 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 20 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 20 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 20 (1.04%) C++
11 19 (0.99%) Python
12 18 (0.93%) PHP
13 16 (0.83%) Ruby
14 13 (0.67%) PL/SQL
15 11 (0.57%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 364 (18.88%) Security Cleared
2 251 (13.02%) SC Cleared
3 192 (9.96%) Degree
4 120 (6.22%) ISEB
5 88 (4.56%) DV Cleared
6 61 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 53 (2.75%) PMI Certification
8 51 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 36 (1.87%) PMP
10 35 (1.82%) ISTQB
10 35 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 29 (1.50%) CIMA
12 26 (1.35%) ACCA
13 24 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (1.09%) CISSP
15 19 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (0.73%) CCNA
16 14 (0.73%) CCA
16 14 (0.73%) AAT
17 13 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.81%) QA
2 78 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (2.49%) SLA
3 48 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 33 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (0.93%) COBIT
6 15 (0.78%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.52%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.26%) COSO
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
9 2 (0.10%) WCAG
10 1 (0.052%) HL7
10 1 (0.052%) TickIT
10 1 (0.052%) GAMP
10 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 114 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 46 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.76%) ISA Server
4 28 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 15 (0.78%) KVM
7 13 (0.67%) XenApp
8 11 (0.57%) ProxySG
8 11 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.41%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.41%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.26%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.21%) Xen
12 3 (0.16%) vSphere
13 2 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.052%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.052%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.052%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.052%) Nmap
14 1 (0.052%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 81 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
2 56 (2.90%) SCCM
3 27 (1.40%) HP NNM
4 22 (1.14%) NetBackup
5 20 (1.04%) CiscoWorks
6 18 (0.93%) Netcool
7 16 (0.83%) ARCserve
8 13 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 8 (0.41%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.36%) SCOM
10 7 (0.36%) OVPI
10 7 (0.36%) TeMIP
10 7 (0.36%) OpenView
11 6 (0.31%) Nagios
12 4 (0.21%) Puppet
13 3 (0.16%) WhatsUp Gold
13 3 (0.16%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.16%) NSN NetAct
13 3 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 249 (12.91%) Microsoft
2 223 (11.57%) Fujitsu
3 165 (8.56%) Oracle
4 118 (6.12%) SAP
5 73 (3.79%) HP
6 72 (3.73%) Cisco
7 61 (3.16%) Citrix
8 59 (3.06%) VMware
9 56 (2.90%) F5
10 47 (2.44%) Juniper
11 46 (2.39%) IBM
12 43 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
13 38 (1.97%) Hyperion
14 37 (1.92%) Siebel
15 34 (1.76%) CheckPoint
16 29 (1.50%) Sage
16 29 (1.50%) ServiceNow
17 25 (1.30%) Meridio
17 25 (1.30%) Business Objects
18 21 (1.09%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum `+ Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £62,000 per annum Plus Full Bens and 10% Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum Plus Bens and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Microsoft
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum to £80K + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 30% bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago