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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1058 1028 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.20% 17.43% 16.86%
As % of the General category 40.83% 40.83% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 763 672 648
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £79,875 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2591 2518 2141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.58% 42.69% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1529 1585 1619
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
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 December 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 December 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 0 445 £52,500 - 38
Slough 0 150 £47,500 -7.31% 15
Bracknell -2 134 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Newbury +9 106 £45,000 -16.27% 15
Maidenhead +10 32 £57,500 -26.98% 6
Windsor -10 26 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Wokingham +5 6 £36,000 -34.54% 2
Thatcham +4 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Hungerford -4 1 £25,000 -
Finance
South East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 773 (35.09%) Telecoms
2 397 (18.02%) Project Management
3 385 (17.48%) Retail
4 377 (17.11%) Banking
5 369 (16.75%) SQL
6 358 (16.25%) Degree
7 357 (16.21%) Agile Software Development
8 306 (13.89%) Windows
9 301 (13.66%) Microsoft
10 300 (13.62%) Security Cleared
11 262 (11.89%) SC Cleared
12 256 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 240 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
14 235 (10.67%) HTML
15 228 (10.35%) MS Excel
16 225 (10.21%) ITIL
17 220 (9.99%) JavaScript
18 216 (9.80%) CSS
19 214 (9.71%) CRM
20 212 (9.62%) Oracle
21 210 (9.53%) Java
22 200 (9.08%) SAP
23 191 (8.67%) Mentoring
24 190 (8.62%) Marketing
25 183 (8.31%) Fujitsu
26 182 (8.26%) PRINCE2
27 175 (7.94%) Active Directory
28 162 (7.35%) MS Office
29 154 (6.99%) Business Analysis
30 151 (6.85%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 77 (3.50%) Apache
2 76 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 62 (2.81%) IIS
4 60 (2.72%) MS Exchange
5 55 (2.50%) Tomcat
6 40 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 37 (1.68%) CMS
7 37 (1.68%) Apache Solr
8 35 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 28 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 26 (1.18%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 26 (1.18%) Joomla!
11 23 (1.04%) Drupal
11 23 (1.04%) WebSphere
12 18 (0.82%) Umbraco
13 16 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 15 (0.68%) WebLogic
15 13 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (0.54%) JBoss
17 11 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 228 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 162 (7.35%) MS Office
3 61 (2.77%) MS Project
4 40 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 33 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.68%) Niku Workbench
7 12 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.091%) Mathematica
11 1 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.045%) InDesign
11 1 (0.045%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 70 (3.18%) SAP FI
1 70 (3.18%) SAP FI/CO
1 70 (3.18%) SAP CO
2 38 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 33 (1.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 27 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
5 26 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
6 21 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
7 19 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
8 18 (0.82%) SAP R/3
9 17 (0.77%) Agresso
10 16 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
11 15 (0.68%) SAP FSCM
12 13 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
12 13 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
12 13 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
14 10 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
15 9 (0.41%) JDE OneWorld
15 9 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.09%) SaaS
2 21 (0.95%) Office 365
3 17 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.045%) Force.com
5 1 (0.045%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.045%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 90 (4.09%) DNS
2 70 (3.18%) Firewall
3 67 (3.04%) Internet
4 53 (2.41%) DHCP
5 45 (2.04%) HTTP
5 45 (2.04%) Network Security
6 44 (2.00%) Wireless
7 39 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 33 (1.50%) VPN
9 30 (1.36%) LAN
10 27 (1.23%) WAN
11 24 (1.09%) VoIP
12 21 (0.95%) SSL
13 19 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (0.82%) OSPF
14 18 (0.82%) BGP
15 16 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
15 16 (0.73%) IPsec
15 16 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (0.64%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 58 (2.63%) MySQL
3 37 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (1.63%) EDRMS
5 32 (1.45%) IDOL
6 25 (1.13%) Relational Database
7 24 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
8 22 (1.00%) RDBMS
9 21 (0.95%) QlikView
10 20 (0.91%) Big Data
11 19 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
13 17 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
14 15 (0.68%) SAP BW
15 12 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.54%) Essbase
15 12 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 82 (3.72%) Selenium
2 62 (2.81%) Git (software)
3 45 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 37 (1.68%) Mockito
5 32 (1.45%) Subversion
6 21 (0.95%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (0.68%) WebDriver
8 15 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (0.68%) TestDirector
9 13 (0.59%) Maven
9 13 (0.59%) Jenkins
10 12 (0.54%) NUnit
11 11 (0.50%) LoadRunner
12 10 (0.45%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.41%) SilkPerformer
13 9 (0.41%) JIRA
14 8 (0.36%) WinRunner
14 8 (0.36%) CruiseControl
15 7 (0.32%) Cucumber
General
1 773 (35.09%) Telecoms
2 385 (17.48%) Retail
3 377 (17.11%) Banking
4 190 (8.62%) Marketing
5 100 (4.54%) Manufacturing
6 91 (4.13%) Legal
7 88 (3.99%) Advertising
8 81 (3.68%) Billing
9 42 (1.91%) General Ledger
10 38 (1.72%) Electronics
11 35 (1.59%) German Language
12 30 (1.36%) Back Office
13 28 (1.27%) Aerospace
14 14 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.50%) French Language
16 10 (0.45%) Games
17 9 (0.41%) Automotive
17 9 (0.41%) Local Government
18 8 (0.36%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 413 (18.75%) Analyst
2 327 (14.84%) Consultant
3 264 (11.98%) Developer
4 233 (10.58%) Project Manager
5 190 (8.62%) Business Analyst
6 134 (6.08%) Architect
7 108 (4.90%) Support Engineer
8 94 (4.27%) Java Developer
9 89 (4.04%) Test Analyst
10 67 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
11 63 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
12 53 (2.41%) Test Manager
13 49 (2.22%) Graduate
14 47 (2.13%) Systems Analyst
15 46 (2.09%) Senior Consultant
16 45 (2.04%) Senior Developer
17 44 (2.00%) Junior
17 44 (2.00%) Software Engineer
18 42 (1.91%) Financial Business Analyst
19 41 (1.86%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (10.67%) HTML
2 216 (9.80%) CSS
3 127 (5.76%) .NET
4 123 (5.58%) XML
5 119 (5.40%) jQuery
6 94 (4.27%) Web Services
7 80 (3.63%) JSP
8 75 (3.40%) ASP.NET
9 66 (3.00%) J2EE
10 64 (2.91%) Spring
11 54 (2.45%) Ajax
11 54 (2.45%) XHTML
12 51 (2.32%) Java EE
13 49 (2.22%) XSLT
14 47 (2.13%) HTML5
15 40 (1.82%) JSTL
16 35 (1.59%) SOAP
17 31 (1.41%) WCF
18 25 (1.13%) JSON
18 25 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 240 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 67 (3.04%) Management Information System
4 64 (2.91%) Statistics
5 52 (2.36%) User Experience
6 45 (2.04%) iPad
7 39 (1.77%) Mathematics
8 37 (1.68%) Client/Server
9 34 (1.54%) PMI
10 33 (1.50%) DTV
11 28 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 28 (1.27%) FMCG
12 24 (1.09%) Social Media
13 20 (0.91%) Open Source
14 19 (0.86%) Blackberry
15 15 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 10 (0.45%) NHS
17 10 (0.45%) Data Conversion
17 10 (0.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 306 (13.89%) Windows
2 150 (6.81%) UNIX
3 140 (6.35%) Linux
4 121 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 85 (3.86%) Windows 7
6 60 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (1.91%) Windows XP
8 26 (1.18%) Windows 2000
9 24 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 21 (0.95%) Solaris
11 10 (0.45%) Android
11 10 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.32%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.27%) CentOS
15 4 (0.18%) Debian
15 4 (0.18%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.14%) zOS
16 3 (0.14%) AIX
17 2 (0.091%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (18.02%) Project Management
2 357 (16.21%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 225 (10.21%) ITIL
5 214 (9.71%) CRM
6 191 (8.67%) Mentoring
7 182 (8.26%) PRINCE2
8 154 (6.99%) Business Analysis
9 151 (6.85%) Scrum
10 143 (6.49%) Change Management
11 130 (5.90%) Business Intelligence
12 124 (5.63%) E-Commerce
12 124 (5.63%) Risk Management
13 117 (5.31%) ERP
14 113 (5.13%) Migration
15 99 (4.49%) Software Engineering
16 96 (4.36%) Time Management
17 94 (4.27%) Incident Management
17 94 (4.27%) Service Management
18 91 (4.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 369 (16.75%) SQL
2 220 (9.99%) JavaScript
3 210 (9.53%) Java
4 143 (6.49%) C#
5 55 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 54 (2.45%) C
7 46 (2.09%) C++
8 38 (1.72%) PHP
9 27 (1.23%) PL/SQL
10 25 (1.13%) Perl
10 25 (1.13%) VBScript
10 25 (1.13%) ABAP
11 23 (1.04%) T-SQL
12 18 (0.82%) Python
12 18 (0.82%) Shell Script
13 16 (0.73%) Ruby
14 12 (0.54%) VB
15 11 (0.50%) VBA
16 10 (0.45%) VB.NET
17 9 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 358 (16.25%) Degree
2 300 (13.62%) Security Cleared
3 262 (11.89%) SC Cleared
4 144 (6.54%) ISEB
5 105 (4.77%) DV Cleared
6 90 (4.09%) PMI Certification
7 76 (3.45%) ISTQB
7 76 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 64 (2.91%) PMP
9 37 (1.68%) CISSP
10 36 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 34 (1.54%) CCA
12 31 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
13 28 (1.27%) ACCA
14 26 (1.18%) CCNA
15 25 (1.13%) CIMA
16 24 (1.09%) CISM
17 23 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (0.86%) MCSE
18 19 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (5.27%) QA
2 76 (3.45%) SLA
3 67 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 50 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 47 (2.13%) PCI DSS
6 25 (1.13%) ISO 14001
7 16 (0.73%) COBIT
8 8 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.14%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.091%) GAMP
11 2 (0.091%) COSO
12 1 (0.045%) HL7
12 1 (0.045%) P3O
12 1 (0.045%) TickIT
System Software
1 175 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 73 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.86%) ISA Server
4 18 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.23%) XenApp
7 5 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.18%) vSphere
8 4 (0.18%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.14%) Firmware
10 2 (0.091%) Xen
10 2 (0.091%) KVM
10 2 (0.091%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.045%) vCloud
11 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.045%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 81 (3.68%) HP Quality Center
2 50 (2.27%) SCCM
3 36 (1.63%) NetBackup
4 27 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 26 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 26 (1.18%) SCOM
6 14 (0.64%) ARCserve
7 6 (0.27%) HP NNM
7 6 (0.27%) Netcool
7 6 (0.27%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.23%) Puppet
8 5 (0.23%) EdgeSight
9 4 (0.18%) Windows Intune
9 4 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
9 4 (0.18%) Tivoli NetView
9 4 (0.18%) MOM
9 4 (0.18%) OpenView
9 4 (0.18%) OMEGAMON
9 4 (0.18%) OVPI
9 4 (0.18%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 301 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 212 (9.62%) Oracle
3 200 (9.08%) SAP
4 183 (8.31%) Fujitsu
5 100 (4.54%) Cisco
6 93 (4.22%) Citrix
7 81 (3.68%) HP
8 80 (3.63%) VMware
9 61 (2.77%) Juniper
10 51 (2.32%) JD Edwards
11 48 (2.18%) Business Objects
12 44 (2.00%) IBM
13 41 (1.86%) F5
14 40 (1.82%) hybris
15 37 (1.68%) Avaya
16 36 (1.63%) Veritas
17 35 (1.59%) McAfee
18 32 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
18 32 (1.45%) Meridio
19 30 (1.36%) Sitecore
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £30,000 - £35,000 OTE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £30k OTE £50k plus Health and Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £35k OTE £70k, Health and Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bens inc bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + (40k OTE in Year 1) + Additional B
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum (60k OTE in Year 1) + Additional Ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: 4 days ago