The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 21 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 126 106 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 12.88% 9.46% 10.10%
As % of the General category 44.37% 28.73% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 119 95 62
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
East Sussex

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

General Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
284 369 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 29.04% 32.95% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 239 284 154
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Finance
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Finance Salary Trend in Brighton

Finance
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Brighton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

1 120 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.75%) Java
3 56 (24.03%) .NET
4 54 (23.18%) SQL
4 54 (23.18%) C#
5 51 (21.89%) Oracle
6 50 (21.46%) HTML
7 47 (20.17%) Scrum
8 42 (18.03%) Waterfall
9 41 (17.60%) JavaScript
9 41 (17.60%) SQL Server
10 38 (16.31%) Project Management
11 29 (12.45%) XML
11 29 (12.45%) Automated Testing
12 27 (11.59%) Software Engineering
12 27 (11.59%) Microsoft
12 27 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (11.59%) WCF
13 25 (10.73%) Marketing
14 23 (9.87%) MS Excel
15 22 (9.44%) VB
15 22 (9.44%) E-Commerce
15 22 (9.44%) MVC
16 21 (9.01%) Maven
16 21 (9.01%) Web Services
16 21 (9.01%) Windows
17 20 (8.58%) VB6
17 20 (8.58%) Degree
17 20 (8.58%) JIRA
17 20 (8.58%) Digital Marketing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 9 (3.86%) WebSphere
2 7 (3.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.58%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.15%) Jetty
4 5 (2.15%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.43%) Lync
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.44%) MS Office
3 8 (3.43%) Mingle
4 3 (1.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.87%) SaaS
2 3 (1.29%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (0.43%) GitHub
3 1 (0.43%) IaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.30%) Internet
2 3 (1.29%) Broadband
3 2 (0.86%) VLAN
3 2 (0.86%) Wireless
3 2 (0.86%) Firewall
3 2 (0.86%) MPLS
3 2 (0.86%) OSPF
3 2 (0.86%) BGP
3 2 (0.86%) LAN
3 2 (0.86%) WAN
3 2 (0.86%) VPN
3 2 (0.86%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.43%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (0.43%) WAAS
4 1 (0.43%) xDSL
4 1 (0.43%) IMAP
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
4 1 (0.43%) SMTP
4 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (6.01%) MySQL
4 12 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.43%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.58%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.15%) Big Data
8 5 (2.15%) DB2
9 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.29%) SQL CLR
10 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.86%) WebFOCUS
11 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 27 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (9.01%) Maven
3 20 (8.58%) JIRA
4 18 (7.73%) Jenkins
5 17 (7.30%) WebDriver
5 17 (7.30%) Selenium
5 17 (7.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 15 (6.44%) Subversion
7 14 (6.01%) TestNG
8 13 (5.58%) Toad
9 12 (5.15%) IntelliJ
9 12 (5.15%) Eclipse
10 10 (4.29%) JUnit
10 10 (4.29%) jMock
10 10 (4.29%) Cucumber
11 9 (3.86%) Firebug
11 9 (3.86%) PowerBuilder
12 5 (2.15%) Gradle
12 5 (2.15%) Hudson
12 5 (2.15%) Ant
General
1 25 (10.73%) Marketing
2 15 (6.44%) Retail
3 13 (5.58%) Banking
4 7 (3.00%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.58%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.72%) Electronics
6 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.86%) Billing
8 2 (0.86%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 68 (29.18%) Developer
2 54 (23.18%) Analyst
3 22 (9.44%) Business Analyst
3 22 (9.44%) Senior Developer
4 19 (8.15%) Software Engineer
5 17 (7.30%) SQL Developer
6 14 (6.01%) Oracle Developer
6 14 (6.01%) C# Developer
6 14 (6.01%) Analyst Developer
6 14 (6.01%) ScrumMaster
7 13 (5.58%) SQL Programmer
7 13 (5.58%) Analyst Programmer
7 13 (5.58%) Programmer
7 13 (5.58%) PL/SQL Developer
7 13 (5.58%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
7 13 (5.58%) QA Engineer
7 13 (5.58%) Oracle Analyst
8 12 (5.15%) .NET Developer
8 12 (5.15%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.15%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (24.03%) .NET
2 50 (21.46%) HTML
3 29 (12.45%) XML
4 27 (11.59%) WCF
5 21 (9.01%) Web Services
6 19 (8.15%) jQuery
7 16 (6.87%) CSS
8 15 (6.44%) Spring
8 15 (6.44%) Hibernate
9 13 (5.58%) REST
9 13 (5.58%) ASP.NET
10 11 (4.72%) AngularJS
10 11 (4.72%) J2EE
11 10 (4.29%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (4.29%) JMS
11 10 (4.29%) Java EE
12 9 (3.86%) HTML5
12 9 (3.86%) Entity Framework
13 8 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (2.15%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.58%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.15%) Data Structures
3 10 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (3.43%) Mainframe
4 8 (3.43%) Visualisation
4 8 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.15%) PMI
6 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.72%) Social Media
6 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.29%) Open Source
7 3 (1.29%) DTV
8 2 (0.86%) VSAM
8 2 (0.86%) VLE
8 2 (0.86%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.86%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.43%) BYOD
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exalytics
9 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.01%) Windows
2 13 (5.58%) AIX
3 12 (5.15%) Linux
3 12 (5.15%) UNIX
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) VMS
4 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (51.50%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (20.17%) Scrum
3 42 (18.03%) Waterfall
4 38 (16.31%) Project Management
5 29 (12.45%) Automated Testing
6 27 (11.59%) Software Engineering
7 22 (9.44%) E-Commerce
7 22 (9.44%) MVC
8 20 (8.58%) Digital Marketing
9 19 (8.15%) OO
10 18 (7.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (7.30%) Software Architecture
11 17 (7.30%) CRM
11 17 (7.30%) TDD
12 16 (6.87%) Migration
12 16 (6.87%) OOP
12 16 (6.87%) DSDM
12 16 (6.87%) Test Scripting
12 16 (6.87%) Analytics
13 15 (6.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (25.75%) Java
2 54 (23.18%) SQL
2 54 (23.18%) C#
3 41 (17.60%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.44%) VB
5 20 (8.58%) VB6
6 18 (7.73%) PL/SQL
7 17 (7.30%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.86%) XPath
9 6 (2.58%) COBOL
10 5 (2.15%) C++
11 3 (1.29%) XQuery
11 3 (1.29%) Python
11 3 (1.29%) PHP
12 2 (0.86%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.43%) Scala
13 1 (0.43%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.43%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.43%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (8.58%) Degree
2 11 (4.72%) ISTQB
2 11 (4.72%) ISEB
3 10 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.15%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.43%) CCNP
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.43%) MCSE
6 1 (0.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.15%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) KVM
3 1 (0.43%) vSphere
3 1 (0.43%) Xen
3 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.43%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (21.89%) Oracle
2 27 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.29%) Citrix
3 10 (4.29%) Atlassian
4 8 (3.43%) HP
5 6 (2.58%) SAP
6 4 (1.72%) VMware
7 3 (1.29%) Pega
7 3 (1.29%) IBM
7 3 (1.29%) Mitel
8 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.86%) Juniper
8 2 (0.86%) Cisco
9 1 (0.43%) Ipanema Technologies
9 1 (0.43%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.43%) iRise
9 1 (0.43%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.43%) Altera
9 1 (0.43%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.43%) Avaya
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