The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bishop's Stortford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 16.67% 62.50% 7.69%
As % of the General category 31.25% 71.43% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Finance
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 53.33% 87.50% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 8
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bishop's Stortford region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Finance
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

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

Finance Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bishop's Stortford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) HP
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Release Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Change and Release Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Release Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Transition Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (16.67%) Transition Management
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) VMware