The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 22 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 144 152 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.45% 9.25% 14.60%
As % of the General category 32.73% 31.02% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 112 125 156
Average salary £43,627 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,282 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
440 490 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.87% 29.81% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 330 329 465
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Finance
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Finance Salary Trend in Cambridge

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 80 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (25.00%) SQL
3 64 (24.62%) Degree
4 51 (19.62%) Linux
5 49 (18.85%) Software Engineering
6 45 (17.31%) Java
7 43 (16.54%) SAP
7 43 (16.54%) Computer Science
8 42 (16.15%) .NET
8 42 (16.15%) Oracle
9 40 (15.38%) HTML
9 40 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 37 (14.23%) C#
11 33 (12.69%) JavaScript
11 33 (12.69%) CSS
12 30 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 27 (10.38%) OO
14 26 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (10.00%) Manufacturing
15 25 (9.62%) JIRA
16 24 (9.23%) Analytics
16 24 (9.23%) Internet
17 23 (8.85%) Project Management
17 23 (8.85%) ERP
17 23 (8.85%) Web Services
18 22 (8.46%) Scrum
18 22 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (8.08%) Unix
20 20 (7.69%) Windows
20 20 (7.69%) SOA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 17 (6.54%) Apache
2 10 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (2.69%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.15%) CMS
5 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.77%) Confluence
6 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
3 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (5.77%) SAP FI
2 13 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (3.85%) SAP CO
3 10 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (2.31%) SAP ERP
4 6 (2.31%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.15%) Endur
7 2 (0.77%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.38%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.23%) Internet
2 12 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.46%) VPN
4 7 (2.69%) LAN
4 7 (2.69%) WAN
5 6 (2.31%) HTTP
6 5 (1.92%) OSPF
6 5 (1.92%) SNMP
6 5 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.54%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.15%) Firewall
9 2 (0.77%) Extranet
9 2 (0.77%) NFC
9 2 (0.77%) Skype
9 2 (0.77%) SMPP
10 1 (0.38%) DHCP
10 1 (0.38%) DNS
10 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.38%) SMTP
10 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 19 (7.31%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.62%) MySQL
4 11 (4.23%) Big Data
4 11 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.08%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.69%) OLAP
8 7 (2.69%) OLAP Cube
9 6 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.31%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.31%) Spotfire
10 4 (1.54%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (9.62%) JIRA
2 16 (6.15%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.62%) Selenium
4 11 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.85%) Hudson
6 9 (3.46%) NUnit
7 7 (2.69%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.92%) ERwin
9 4 (1.54%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.54%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.54%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.54%) JMeter
9 4 (1.54%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.77%) JUnit
10 2 (0.77%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.77%) MSTest
10 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.38%) Grunt
11 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 16 (6.15%) Marketing
3 14 (5.38%) Banking
3 14 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.46%) Financial Institution
5 9 (3.46%) Publishing
6 8 (3.08%) Legal
7 4 (1.54%) Electronics
8 2 (0.77%) Front Office
8 2 (0.77%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.77%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (31.15%) Developer
2 55 (21.15%) Analyst
3 21 (8.08%) Software Developer
4 18 (6.92%) Financial Analyst
5 14 (5.38%) .NET Developer
5 14 (5.38%) Project Manager
6 13 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 12 (4.62%) Architect
7 12 (4.62%) Business Analyst
7 12 (4.62%) SAP Manager
8 11 (4.23%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.23%) Software Engineer
9 10 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
10 9 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (3.46%) SAP Analyst
10 9 (3.46%) Test Engineer
11 8 (3.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (3.08%) Java Engineer
11 8 (3.08%) Oracle Analyst
11 8 (3.08%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (16.15%) .NET
2 40 (15.38%) HTML
3 33 (12.69%) CSS
4 23 (8.85%) Web Services
5 16 (6.15%) jQuery
6 12 (4.62%) ASP.NET
6 12 (4.62%) XML
7 11 (4.23%) AngularJS
7 11 (4.23%) HTML5
7 11 (4.23%) J2EE
8 9 (3.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 9 (3.46%) WPF
9 8 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (3.08%) WCF
10 7 (2.69%) .NET Framework
10 7 (2.69%) JSON
10 7 (2.69%) LESS
10 7 (2.69%) REST
10 7 (2.69%) Sass
11 6 (2.31%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.54%) Computer Science
2 40 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 22 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (7.69%) Life Science
5 18 (6.92%) Biology
5 18 (6.92%) User Experience
6 17 (6.54%) Data Structures
7 15 (5.77%) Visualisation
8 11 (4.23%) Algorithms
9 9 (3.46%) Management Information System
10 8 (3.08%) Economics
10 8 (3.08%) Physics
10 8 (3.08%) Statistics
11 7 (2.69%) Data Extraction
11 7 (2.69%) Social Media
12 6 (2.31%) Clustering
13 5 (1.92%) iPad
13 5 (1.92%) PMI
13 5 (1.92%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.62%) Linux
2 21 (8.08%) Unix
3 20 (7.69%) Windows
4 8 (3.08%) Solaris
5 6 (2.31%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (1.92%) Windows Vista
7 4 (1.54%) CentOS
7 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.77%) Android
9 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (18.85%) Software Engineering
3 27 (10.38%) OO
4 26 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (9.23%) Analytics
6 23 (8.85%) ERP
6 23 (8.85%) Project Management
7 22 (8.46%) Scrum
8 20 (7.69%) SOA
9 19 (7.31%) Bioinformatics
10 18 (6.92%) Change Management
10 18 (6.92%) User Stories
11 17 (6.54%) PDM
11 17 (6.54%) PLM
11 17 (6.54%) UML
12 14 (5.38%) Data Visualisation
12 14 (5.38%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.38%) Regression Testing
12 14 (5.38%) Web Development
13 13 (5.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 65 (25.00%) SQL
2 45 (17.31%) Java
3 37 (14.23%) C#
4 33 (12.69%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.92%) C++
6 17 (6.54%) Python
7 11 (4.23%) C
8 8 (3.08%) Perl
8 8 (3.08%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.69%) Delphi
9 7 (2.69%) PHP
10 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.15%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.77%) XAML
13 1 (0.38%) R
13 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 64 (24.62%) Degree
2 18 (6.92%) PhD
3 12 (4.62%) ACCA
4 10 (3.85%) CIMA
5 6 (2.31%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.54%) ISEB
6 4 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.77%) APMP
8 2 (0.77%) MBA
9 1 (0.38%) CCNP
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.38%) MCSE
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.38%) PMP
9 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.69%) QA
2 8 (3.08%) COSO
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 8583
3 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.92%) pfSense
2 4 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) NFS
3 1 (0.38%) Samba
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.08%) Nagios
2 5 (1.92%) Cacti
2 5 (1.92%) Puppet
2 5 (1.92%) RANCID
2 5 (1.92%) SmokePing
3 2 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (16.54%) SAP
2 42 (16.15%) Oracle
3 30 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.00%) Sun
5 10 (3.85%) Cisco
6 9 (3.46%) WorldPay
7 8 (3.08%) Juniper
8 6 (2.31%) Informatica
8 6 (2.31%) TOWER Software
9 5 (1.92%) F5
9 5 (1.92%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.92%) Splunk
10 4 (1.54%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.54%) VMware
11 3 (1.15%) HP
11 3 (1.15%) OpenLink
11 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.15%) webMethods
12 2 (0.77%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.77%) JD Edwards
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