The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 43 171 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 59.72% 53.94% 66.97%
As % of the General category 82.69% 77.03% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 163 199
Average salary £60,000 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £62,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
London

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

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 222 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 72.22% 70.03% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 209 270
Average salary £61,500 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £62,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £96,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Finance
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Finance Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Finance
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 32 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (20.00%) Degree
3 26 (16.77%) Banking
3 26 (16.77%) PRINCE2
4 24 (15.48%) Oracle
4 24 (15.48%) Project Management
5 23 (14.84%) MS Office
5 23 (14.84%) MS Excel
6 21 (13.55%) ITIL
6 21 (13.55%) Windows
6 21 (13.55%) Risk Management
7 20 (12.90%) SQL
7 20 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 18 (11.61%) QA
9 17 (10.97%) Service Management
10 16 (10.32%) Active Directory
10 16 (10.32%) IBM
11 15 (9.68%) SharePoint
11 15 (9.68%) Computer Science
12 14 (9.03%) Law
12 14 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
13 13 (8.39%) Solaris
13 13 (8.39%) UNIX
13 13 (8.39%) HP
14 12 (7.74%) MS Exchange
14 12 (7.74%) Service Delivery
14 12 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (7.10%) ETL
15 11 (7.10%) SAP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 15 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.74%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.52%) Apache
4 6 (3.87%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.23%) JBoss
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (2.58%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.94%) CMS
8 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.29%) Lync
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (14.84%) MS Office
1 23 (14.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.58%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.94%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.23%) WAN
1 5 (3.23%) DHCP
1 5 (3.23%) DNS
1 5 (3.23%) Internet
2 4 (2.58%) HTTP
3 3 (1.94%) LAN
3 3 (1.94%) Network Security
3 3 (1.94%) VLAN
3 3 (1.94%) Intranet
4 2 (1.29%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.29%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.29%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.29%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.29%) HSRP
4 2 (1.29%) Multicast
4 2 (1.29%) OSPF
4 2 (1.29%) BGP
4 2 (1.29%) PBX
4 2 (1.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.10%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.29%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Selenium
2 2 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.29%) JIRA
3 1 (0.65%) JUnit
3 1 (0.65%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.65%) ERwin
3 1 (0.65%) Subversion
3 1 (0.65%) Maven
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.65%) Hudson
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (16.77%) Banking
2 14 (9.03%) Law
3 10 (6.45%) Marketing
4 8 (5.16%) Legal
5 7 (4.52%) Retail
5 7 (4.52%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.94%) Publishing
7 3 (1.94%) French Language
7 3 (1.94%) German Language
8 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.65%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (14.84%) Analyst
2 18 (11.61%) Developer
3 16 (10.32%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.10%) ETL Developer
5 9 (5.81%) Team Leader
6 8 (5.16%) Service Manager
7 7 (4.52%) Test Manager
7 7 (4.52%) Head of IT
8 6 (3.87%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (3.87%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (3.87%) Architect
8 6 (3.87%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.23%) Applications Manager
9 5 (3.23%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (2.58%) PMO Lead
10 4 (2.58%) IT Services Manager
10 4 (2.58%) QA Analyst
10 4 (2.58%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.16%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (3.87%) Web Services
3 5 (3.23%) .NET
3 5 (3.23%) Middleware
4 4 (2.58%) Visualforce
4 4 (2.58%) HTML
5 3 (1.94%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (1.94%) Java EE
5 3 (1.94%) LAMP
6 2 (1.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.29%) XML
6 2 (1.29%) Spring
7 1 (0.65%) Ajax
7 1 (0.65%) JSON
7 1 (0.65%) Dojo
7 1 (0.65%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.65%) RESTful
7 1 (0.65%) UIKit
7 1 (0.65%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (0.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (5.16%) Statistics
5 7 (4.52%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.58%) Physics
8 3 (1.94%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.94%) Wiki
8 3 (1.94%) Replication
8 3 (1.94%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.94%) Open Source
8 3 (1.94%) Social Media
9 2 (1.29%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.29%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.29%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.29%) Equities
9 2 (1.29%) PMI
10 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.55%) Windows
2 13 (8.39%) Solaris
2 13 (8.39%) UNIX
3 10 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 10 (6.45%) Linux
3 10 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 5 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.29%) Android
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.77%) PRINCE2
2 24 (15.48%) Project Management
3 21 (13.55%) ITIL
3 21 (13.55%) Risk Management
4 17 (10.97%) Service Management
5 14 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.74%) Service Delivery
7 11 (7.10%) ETL
7 11 (7.10%) Data Protection
7 11 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (6.45%) Data Mapping
8 10 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.81%) Unit Testing
9 9 (5.81%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.81%) SOA
9 9 (5.81%) Migration
9 9 (5.81%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (5.81%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.90%) SQL
2 9 (5.81%) Java
3 5 (3.23%) Python
4 4 (2.58%) C++
4 4 (2.58%) Apex Code
5 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.29%) Scala
5 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.29%) Ruby
5 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.29%) C
5 2 (1.29%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.65%) XPath
6 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (20.00%) Degree
2 11 (7.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.23%) PMP
4 5 (3.23%) PhD
4 5 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.94%) ISEB
5 3 (1.94%) CISSP
6 2 (1.29%) CCIE
6 2 (1.29%) CCNP
6 2 (1.29%) CISM
6 2 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.65%) CHFI
7 1 (0.65%) CEH
7 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.61%) QA
2 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.65%) COBIT
3 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.29%) vSphere
2 2 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) Puppet
1 2 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.29%) Ansible
1 2 (1.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (15.48%) Oracle
2 20 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.32%) IBM
4 13 (8.39%) HP
5 11 (7.10%) SAP
5 11 (7.10%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (5.81%) PeopleSoft
6 9 (5.81%) Cognos
6 9 (5.81%) Cisco
7 6 (3.87%) Avaya
8 5 (3.23%) Dell
8 5 (3.23%) Citrix
8 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.58%) F5
9 4 (2.58%) VMware
10 2 (1.29%) Juniper
10 2 (1.29%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.65%) CA
11 1 (0.65%) Google
11 1 (0.65%) Fujitsu