The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 60.87% 5.88% -
As % of the General category 100.00% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £46,250 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bicester region.

General Category
Bicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 60.87% 20.59% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 4
Average salary £46,250 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.11% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Bicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bicester

Finance
Salary Trend in Bicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Bicester region.

Finance Salary Trend in Bicester

Finance
Salary Histogram in Bicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Bicester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) QA
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) IIS
6 3 (13.64%) UML
6 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) Use Case
6 3 (13.64%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Customer Insight
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
7 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.09%) Veeam
7 2 (9.09%) vSphere
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bicester 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 6 (27.27%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) Automated Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.09%) Customer Insight
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCSA
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
1 7 (31.82%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Veeam
2 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
2 2 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) SAP