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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 22 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 144 201 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.71% 11.19% 9.40%
As % of the General category 33.57% 31.46% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 123 132 136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
429 639 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.93% 35.58% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 360 494 381
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 4 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 118 (38.69%) SQL
2 108 (35.41%) C#
3 98 (32.13%) Degree
4 90 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (28.20%) Software Engineering
6 73 (23.93%) .NET
7 71 (23.28%) Computer Science
8 65 (21.31%) Mathematics
8 65 (21.31%) Telecoms
9 64 (20.98%) HTML
10 63 (20.66%) SQL Server
10 63 (20.66%) OO
11 59 (19.34%) JavaScript
12 53 (17.38%) C++
13 49 (16.07%) Microsoft
13 49 (16.07%) Java
14 47 (15.41%) Banking
15 40 (13.11%) CSS
15 40 (13.11%) Algorithms
16 34 (11.15%) Oracle
16 34 (11.15%) Linux
16 34 (11.15%) TDD
17 33 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (10.16%) Risk Management
18 31 (10.16%) UNIX
18 31 (10.16%) Unit Testing
19 30 (9.84%) User Stories
20 27 (8.85%) Financial Modelling
20 27 (8.85%) QA
20 27 (8.85%) jQuery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 12 (3.93%) Apache
2 9 (2.95%) Tomcat
2 9 (2.95%) OpenStack
3 7 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.97%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.98%) CMS
5 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.66%) JBoss
6 2 (0.66%) SAS
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.33%) Kentico
7 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (6.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.28%) MS Office
3 5 (1.64%) MS Project
4 3 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.28%) SAP FI
1 10 (3.28%) SAP CO
1 10 (3.28%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.33%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.33%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.57%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.92%) HTTP
3 11 (3.61%) Internet
4 3 (0.98%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.98%) SMS
5 2 (0.66%) NFC
5 2 (0.66%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.66%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.66%) WAN
5 2 (0.66%) DHCP
5 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.66%) LAN
5 2 (0.66%) SSL
5 2 (0.66%) DNS
5 2 (0.66%) Firewall
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
5 2 (0.66%) Skype
6 1 (0.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.93%) MySQL
4 11 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.95%) Big Data
7 8 (2.62%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.97%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.97%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.31%) MS Access
11 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.66%) Spotfire
12 2 (0.66%) QlikView
12 2 (0.66%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (0.66%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.66%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.66%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (8.52%) NUnit
2 24 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (5.90%) Selenium
4 11 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.95%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.95%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (2.62%) LLVM
6 8 (2.62%) GCC
7 6 (1.97%) JIRA
8 5 (1.64%) Hudson
9 4 (1.31%) MSTest
9 4 (1.31%) Bugzilla
9 4 (1.31%) Subversion
10 3 (0.98%) LabVIEW
10 3 (0.98%) JUnit
10 3 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.98%) SpecFlow
10 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 65 (21.31%) Telecoms
2 47 (15.41%) Banking
3 17 (5.57%) Marketing
4 11 (3.61%) Electronics
5 7 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.64%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.31%) Legal
7 4 (1.31%) Games
8 3 (0.98%) Retail
8 3 (0.98%) Military
9 2 (0.66%) Advertising
9 2 (0.66%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (37.05%) Developer
2 52 (17.05%) Analyst
3 45 (14.75%) Software Engineer
4 36 (11.80%) Software Developer
5 27 (8.85%) C# Developer
6 18 (5.90%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.25%) C# Software Engineer
7 16 (5.25%) Programmer
8 14 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 14 (4.59%) Project Manager
9 13 (4.26%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.93%) Architect
10 12 (3.93%) AWS Developer
11 11 (3.61%) Support Analyst
11 11 (3.61%) Test Engineer
11 11 (3.61%) Java Developer
12 10 (3.28%) SAP Analyst
12 10 (3.28%) Administrator
13 9 (2.95%) C++ Developer
13 9 (2.95%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (23.93%) .NET
2 64 (20.98%) HTML
3 40 (13.11%) CSS
4 27 (8.85%) jQuery
5 25 (8.20%) HTML5
6 24 (7.87%) ASP.NET
7 23 (7.54%) WPF
8 21 (6.89%) XML
9 19 (6.23%) .NET Framework
10 16 (5.25%) WCF
11 15 (4.92%) CSS3
12 14 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (4.59%) LINQ
13 12 (3.93%) Entity Framework
14 9 (2.95%) J2EE
14 9 (2.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (2.62%) Ajax
15 8 (2.62%) J2SE
16 7 (2.30%) DOM
16 7 (2.30%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 71 (23.28%) Computer Science
2 65 (21.31%) Mathematics
3 40 (13.11%) Algorithms
4 33 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (8.52%) Statistics
6 14 (4.59%) Physics
6 14 (4.59%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.93%) User Experience
8 10 (3.28%) Open Source
9 6 (1.97%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.97%) Clustering
10 5 (1.64%) DTV
10 5 (1.64%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.31%) Replication
11 4 (1.31%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.98%) Handset
12 3 (0.98%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.98%) Verilog
12 3 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.15%) Linux
2 31 (10.16%) UNIX
3 23 (7.54%) Windows
4 17 (5.57%) Mac OS X
5 9 (2.95%) Android
6 6 (1.97%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.64%) Solaris
7 5 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.66%) CentOS
8 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (28.20%) Software Engineering
3 63 (20.66%) OO
4 34 (11.15%) TDD
5 31 (10.16%) Risk Management
5 31 (10.16%) Unit Testing
6 30 (9.84%) User Stories
7 27 (8.85%) Financial Modelling
7 27 (8.85%) Project Management
8 25 (8.20%) Scrum
9 24 (7.87%) Multithreading
10 22 (7.21%) Software Architecture
11 20 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.56%) MVC
12 15 (4.92%) Regression Testing
12 15 (4.92%) Data Analysis
12 15 (4.92%) Test Automation
12 15 (4.92%) Analytics
12 15 (4.92%) Change Control
13 14 (4.59%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 118 (38.69%) SQL
2 108 (35.41%) C#
3 59 (19.34%) JavaScript
4 53 (17.38%) C++
5 49 (16.07%) Java
6 16 (5.25%) Python
7 15 (4.92%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.59%) Objective-C
8 14 (4.59%) C
9 8 (2.62%) VBA
9 8 (2.62%) Delphi
10 6 (1.97%) PHP
11 5 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.64%) VB
11 5 (1.64%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.64%) F#
12 4 (1.31%) Perl
13 3 (0.98%) Ruby
13 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 98 (32.13%) Degree
2 14 (4.59%) PhD
3 8 (2.62%) CISSP
4 7 (2.30%) ISEB
5 4 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.31%) APMP
5 4 (1.31%) CISA
6 3 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.66%) LPIC
7 2 (0.66%) MCITP
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.66%) RHCE
7 2 (0.66%) CISM
8 1 (0.33%) MCT
8 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.85%) QA
2 8 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.28%) KVM
2 8 (2.62%) QEMU
3 2 (0.66%) Xen
3 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.66%) XenApp
3 2 (0.66%) Postfix
3 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.66%) iptables
4 1 (0.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.33%) vSphere
4 1 (0.33%) XenServer
4 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) HAProxy
1 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.66%) Nagios
Vendors
1 49 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.15%) Oracle
3 25 (8.20%) SAP
4 23 (7.54%) TOWER Software
5 14 (4.59%) WorldPay
6 5 (1.64%) Sun
6 5 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.31%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.31%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.31%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.31%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.98%) Sybase
8 3 (0.98%) Citrix
9 2 (0.66%) Google
9 2 (0.66%) Xilinx
9 2 (0.66%) Altera
9 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.66%) Remedy
9 2 (0.66%) BMC
9 2 (0.66%) Business Objects
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Fantastic Opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k-30k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago