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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 84 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 51.85% 40.54% 54.46%
As % of the General category 92.31% 96.77% 83.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 36
Average salary £60,000 £46,875 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £70,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Essex

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

General Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
91 31 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 56.17% 41.89% 65.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 40
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £52,250 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Finance
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Finance Salary Trend in Brentwood

Finance
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

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

Finance Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 66 (30.00%) Windows
2 54 (24.55%) SQL
3 45 (20.45%) QA
4 43 (19.55%) Linux
5 42 (19.09%) .NET
6 41 (18.64%) Microsoft
7 39 (17.73%) Oracle
8 37 (16.82%) Citrix
9 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
9 36 (16.36%) Software Delivery
10 34 (15.45%) Middleware
10 34 (15.45%) SDLC
11 33 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 32 (14.55%) MS Office
12 32 (14.55%) VMware
13 30 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 29 (13.18%) Wealth Management
15 27 (12.27%) Banking
16 26 (11.82%) SAN
17 23 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (10.45%) IIS
17 23 (10.45%) Data Modelling
18 22 (10.00%) ITIL
18 22 (10.00%) JBoss
18 22 (10.00%) IBM
18 22 (10.00%) System Testing
18 22 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
19 21 (9.55%) Active Directory

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 23 (10.45%) IIS
2 22 (10.00%) JBoss
3 4 (1.82%) Apache
3 4 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.82%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 33 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 32 (14.55%) MS Office
3 16 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.64%) MS Project
5 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (8.64%) AWD
2 8 (3.64%) Cognos Controller
3 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.82%) SAN
2 21 (9.55%) DNS
3 19 (8.64%) DHCP
3 19 (8.64%) LDAP
4 6 (2.73%) VoIP
5 4 (1.82%) NAS
6 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.45%) WAN
6 1 (0.45%) LAN
6 1 (0.45%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.55%) MS Access
2 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.91%) DB2
7 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.45%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (8.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 19 (8.64%) Subversion
2 16 (7.27%) ERwin
3 11 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 10 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 8 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.64%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.18%) XMLSpy
7 5 (2.27%) Selenium
8 4 (1.82%) TestDirector
9 3 (1.36%) JIRA
10 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
General
1 27 (12.27%) Banking
2 20 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.82%) Retail
4 3 (1.36%) Advertising
5 2 (0.91%) Publishing
5 2 (0.91%) Marketing
5 2 (0.91%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.91%) Automotive
5 2 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 79 (35.91%) Analyst
2 25 (11.36%) Architect
3 19 (8.64%) Test Analyst
4 16 (7.27%) Business Analyst
5 15 (6.82%) Developer
6 14 (6.36%) QA Analyst
7 12 (5.45%) Systems Analyst
7 12 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 11 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
9 10 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.09%) Information Architect
11 8 (3.64%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.64%) Financial Business Analyst
11 8 (3.64%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 8 (3.64%) Agile Business Analyst
12 7 (3.18%) Storage Specialist
12 7 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.18%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (19.09%) .NET
2 34 (15.45%) Middleware
3 14 (6.36%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.45%) .NET Framework
5 11 (5.00%) Flash
6 10 (4.55%) SOAP
7 8 (3.64%) HTML
7 8 (3.64%) CSS
7 8 (3.64%) Ajax
8 4 (1.82%) COM+
9 3 (1.36%) Web Services
9 3 (1.36%) WinForms
10 2 (0.91%) WCF
10 2 (0.91%) WPF
10 2 (0.91%) LINQ
10 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.91%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.91%) XML
11 1 (0.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.64%) Management Information System
3 18 (8.18%) AS400
4 16 (7.27%) Mobile App
5 15 (6.82%) iSeries
6 12 (5.45%) CMDB
7 6 (2.73%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.27%) IVR
8 5 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.82%) Clustering
9 4 (1.82%) DataPower
10 3 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.45%) Data Conversion
12 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.00%) Windows
2 43 (19.55%) Linux
3 16 (7.27%) UNIX
4 13 (5.91%) AIX
4 13 (5.91%) Data ONTAP
5 10 (4.55%) Solaris
6 9 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.82%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.91%) HPUX
8 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.36%) Software Delivery
2 34 (15.45%) SDLC
3 29 (13.18%) Wealth Management
4 23 (10.45%) Data Modelling
4 23 (10.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (10.00%) ITIL
5 22 (10.00%) System Testing
6 21 (9.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (8.64%) Business Analysis
7 19 (8.64%) Change Management
7 19 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (8.18%) PRINCE2
8 18 (8.18%) UML
8 18 (8.18%) Logistics
9 17 (7.73%) Time Management
9 17 (7.73%) Project Management
9 17 (7.73%) Workflow
10 16 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 16 (7.27%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (24.55%) SQL
2 20 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 16 (7.27%) C#
4 10 (4.55%) Perl
4 10 (4.55%) Python
4 10 (4.55%) Korn
4 10 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.09%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.18%) Java
7 6 (2.73%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.73%) COBOL
8 5 (2.27%) VBScript
9 2 (0.91%) C++
9 2 (0.91%) VBA
10 1 (0.45%) XPath
10 1 (0.45%) C
10 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.45%) RPG
10 1 (0.45%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.27%) ACCA
3 5 (2.27%) CIMA
4 4 (1.82%) ISEB
5 3 (1.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (20.45%) QA
2 18 (8.18%) SLA
3 5 (2.27%) P3O
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.55%) Active Directory
3 18 (8.18%) VMware ESX
4 7 (3.18%) XenServer
5 4 (1.82%) XenApp
6 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (6.36%) Tivoli
1 14 (6.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.82%) Opsview
4 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 41 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 39 (17.73%) Oracle
3 37 (16.82%) Citrix
4 32 (14.55%) VMware
5 22 (10.00%) IBM
6 19 (8.64%) MKS
7 14 (6.36%) BMC
8 13 (5.91%) NetApp
8 13 (5.91%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.64%) Sun
9 8 (3.64%) Cognos
10 6 (2.73%) Cisco
11 5 (2.27%) HP
11 5 (2.27%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.82%) SAP
12 4 (1.82%) Splunk
12 4 (1.82%) webMethods
13 3 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
14 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.91%) Rackspace