The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 21 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 273 246 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.84% 11.47% 14.16%
As % of the General category 33.75% 36.28% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 220 178 336
Average salary £47,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
East of England

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
809 678 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.13% 31.62% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 604 533 715
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 194 £46,250 +4.04% 23
Peterborough +1 41 £46,500 +14.60% 9
Huntingdon -2 1 £47,500 -20.83%
St Neots - 1 £34,000 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 194 (33.51%) SQL
2 170 (29.36%) Software Engineering
3 167 (28.84%) C#
4 156 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
5 146 (25.22%) .NET
6 131 (22.63%) Degree
7 111 (19.17%) SQL Server
8 101 (17.44%) Java
8 101 (17.44%) Telecoms
9 91 (15.72%) Computer Science
10 84 (14.51%) JavaScript
11 77 (13.30%) HTML
12 72 (12.44%) Oracle
13 71 (12.26%) OO
13 71 (12.26%) Linux
14 68 (11.74%) Mathematics
15 67 (11.57%) Banking
16 61 (10.54%) TDD
17 57 (9.84%) C++
18 56 (9.67%) Project Management
19 55 (9.50%) MVC
19 55 (9.50%) ASP.NET
20 54 (9.33%) CSS
21 52 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
22 49 (8.46%) jQuery
23 48 (8.29%) UNIX
24 47 (8.12%) Microsoft
24 47 (8.12%) WCF
25 44 (7.60%) ASP.NET MVC
26 43 (7.43%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (3.28%) Apache
2 17 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.42%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.38%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.04%) IIS
6 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.35%) nginx
7 2 (0.35%) Lync
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.17%) SAS
8 1 (0.17%) Node.js
8 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 43 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.59%) MS Office
3 13 (2.25%) MS Project
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.55%) SAP FI
1 9 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (1.55%) SAP CO
2 6 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.86%) Endur
3 5 (0.86%) Agresso
4 4 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.52%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.35%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Magento
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) GitHub
4 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.49%) Internet
2 22 (3.80%) Wireless
3 16 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 15 (2.59%) Intranet
5 11 (1.90%) Ethernet
6 8 (1.38%) HTTP
6 8 (1.38%) SMS
6 8 (1.38%) SMPP
6 8 (1.38%) NFC
7 6 (1.04%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 6 (1.04%) Firewall
8 5 (0.86%) MPLS
9 4 (0.69%) OSPF
9 4 (0.69%) BGP
9 4 (0.69%) DHCP
9 4 (0.69%) VoIP
9 4 (0.69%) PSTN
9 4 (0.69%) SNMP
9 4 (0.69%) DNS
9 4 (0.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (3.80%) MySQL
5 21 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.25%) OLAP
6 13 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.90%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.73%) SAP BI
9 7 (1.21%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.04%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.04%) Big Data
10 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.86%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (0.86%) Spotfire
11 5 (0.86%) QlikView
11 5 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.86%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (5.70%) Visual Studio
2 24 (4.15%) NUnit
3 20 (3.45%) Selenium
4 19 (3.28%) Subversion
5 18 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.42%) MSTest
7 13 (2.25%) LLVM
7 13 (2.25%) GCC
7 13 (2.25%) Git (software)
8 11 (1.90%) Hudson
9 10 (1.73%) WiX
9 10 (1.73%) MSBuild
9 10 (1.73%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
11 7 (1.21%) JUnit
11 7 (1.21%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.04%) Bugzilla
13 5 (0.86%) TestNG
13 5 (0.86%) JIRA
13 5 (0.86%) LoadRunner
General
1 101 (17.44%) Telecoms
2 67 (11.57%) Banking
3 32 (5.53%) Marketing
4 12 (2.07%) Financial Institution
5 10 (1.73%) Electronics
5 10 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.38%) Advertising
6 8 (1.38%) Publishing
6 8 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.38%) Retail
6 8 (1.38%) Military
7 7 (1.21%) Legal
8 5 (0.86%) Back Office
9 4 (0.69%) Games
10 3 (0.52%) Automotive
11 2 (0.35%) Law
11 2 (0.35%) Billing
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 189 (32.64%) Developer
2 95 (16.41%) Software Engineer
3 71 (12.26%) Analyst
4 51 (8.81%) C# Developer
5 43 (7.43%) Software Developer
6 41 (7.08%) Senior Developer
7 37 (6.39%) Project Manager
8 36 (6.22%) Junior
9 33 (5.70%) .NET Developer
10 30 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (5.01%) Business Analyst
12 26 (4.49%) Graduate
12 26 (4.49%) Java Developer
12 26 (4.49%) Test Engineer
13 25 (4.32%) Architect
14 20 (3.45%) Network Engineer
15 18 (3.11%) Support Engineer
15 18 (3.11%) Software Test Engineer
16 17 (2.94%) Programmer
17 16 (2.76%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (25.22%) .NET
2 77 (13.30%) HTML
3 55 (9.50%) ASP.NET
4 54 (9.33%) CSS
5 49 (8.46%) jQuery
6 47 (8.12%) WCF
7 44 (7.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (6.39%) XML
9 35 (6.04%) .NET Framework
10 32 (5.53%) LINQ
11 29 (5.01%) HTML5
12 19 (3.28%) WPF
13 18 (3.11%) XSLT
14 17 (2.94%) Web Services
15 16 (2.76%) Ajax
15 16 (2.76%) CSS3
16 12 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (2.07%) CGI
17 11 (1.90%) LINQ to SQL
18 10 (1.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 91 (15.72%) Computer Science
2 68 (11.74%) Mathematics
3 52 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.84%) Algorithms
5 16 (2.76%) Physics
6 14 (2.42%) Open Source
7 13 (2.25%) User Experience
8 12 (2.07%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.90%) Kindle
10 10 (1.73%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (1.38%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.38%) Statistics
12 8 (1.38%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.21%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (1.04%) DTV
14 6 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.86%) Ontologies
15 5 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 71 (12.26%) Linux
2 48 (8.29%) UNIX
3 28 (4.84%) Windows
4 21 (3.63%) Android
5 12 (2.07%) Solaris
5 12 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.38%) Windows Phone
7 7 (1.21%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.17%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (29.36%) Software Engineering
2 156 (26.94%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (12.26%) OO
4 61 (10.54%) TDD
5 56 (9.67%) Project Management
6 55 (9.50%) MVC
7 41 (7.08%) Scrum
8 40 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (6.74%) Multithreading
10 38 (6.56%) ITIL
11 36 (6.22%) PRINCE2
12 35 (6.04%) E-Commerce
12 35 (6.04%) Mentoring
13 34 (5.87%) OOD
14 31 (5.35%) Regression Testing
14 31 (5.35%) Business Analysis
15 27 (4.66%) Test Scripting
16 26 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (4.49%) Programme Management
16 26 (4.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 194 (33.51%) SQL
2 167 (28.84%) C#
3 101 (17.44%) Java
4 84 (14.51%) JavaScript
5 57 (9.84%) C++
6 37 (6.39%) C
7 33 (5.70%) Python
8 26 (4.49%) T-SQL
9 18 (3.11%) PowerShell
10 16 (2.76%) Delphi
11 15 (2.59%) Perl
12 10 (1.73%) VB
13 9 (1.55%) Embedded C
14 8 (1.38%) XAML
15 7 (1.21%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.21%) VBA
15 7 (1.21%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.04%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.86%) PHP
18 4 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 131 (22.63%) Degree
2 20 (3.45%) CCNA
2 20 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (1.90%) PhD
5 9 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.04%) CISSP
6 6 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.04%) CISA
7 5 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.86%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.86%) HNC
7 5 (0.86%) HND
7 5 (0.86%) ISEB
7 5 (0.86%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.69%) MBA
8 4 (0.69%) JNCIE
8 4 (0.69%) CCIE
9 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.18%) QA
2 11 (1.90%) PCI DSS
2 11 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.38%) ISO 8583
4 6 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.86%) SLA
6 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.52%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 3 (0.52%) GAMP
6 3 (0.52%) GCP
6 3 (0.52%) GMP
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (2.25%) QEMU
1 13 (2.25%) KVM
2 7 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.86%) vSphere
4 4 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.69%) XenApp
4 4 (0.69%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.52%) HDFS
6 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) Xen
7 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.69%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.35%) Puppet
3 2 (0.35%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.17%) EdgeSight
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 72 (12.44%) Oracle
2 47 (8.12%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.04%) SAP
4 14 (2.42%) VMware
5 13 (2.25%) Sybase
6 12 (2.07%) Sun
7 11 (1.90%) TOWER Software
8 10 (1.73%) Citrix
8 10 (1.73%) Cognos
9 9 (1.55%) Cisco
9 9 (1.55%) HP
10 8 (1.38%) Telerik
11 7 (1.21%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.04%) IBM
13 5 (0.86%) BMC
13 5 (0.86%) OpenLink
14 4 (0.69%) Juniper
14 4 (0.69%) Remedy
14 4 (0.69%) Sourcefire
14 4 (0.69%) Fortinet
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitve base salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k plus benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k plus fantastic bonus and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15-20% Bonus, Car Allowance, Private Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Peterborough
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 11 days ago