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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 46.67% - -
As % of the General category 60.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
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
23 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bicester 76.67% 13.46% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 5
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bicester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (44.44%) Change Management
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) QA
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) IIS
5 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Use Case
6 3 (16.67%) UML
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Veeam
7 2 (11.11%) vSphere
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (5.56%) Retail
8 1 (5.56%) 3PAR

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Use Case
4 3 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Veeam
4 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) SAP