The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 10 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 Bishop's Stortford region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 14 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 10.34% 2.44% 10.53%
As % of the General category 30.00% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -12.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bishop's Stortford 34.48% 9.76% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 12
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £33,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Finance
Hertfordshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Bishop's Stortford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) Struts2
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
2 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Ant
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Equities
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bishop's Stortford 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
1 4 (66.67%) Struts
1 4 (66.67%) Struts2
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft