The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 120 68 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 63.49% 39.77% 51.76%
As % of the General category 85.71% 50.00% 60.59%
Number of salaries quoted 109 60 170
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
140 136 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 74.07% 79.53% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 126 111 299
Average salary £70,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £109,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
London

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 23 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 92 (33.45%) Project Management
2 89 (32.36%) PRINCE2
3 84 (30.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (20.73%) Oracle
5 49 (17.82%) Solaris
6 43 (15.64%) ITIL
6 43 (15.64%) Risk Management
7 40 (14.55%) Oracle Fusion
7 40 (14.55%) Oracle Database
8 38 (13.82%) Linux
8 38 (13.82%) Degree
9 33 (12.00%) UNIX
9 33 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 31 (11.27%) Active Directory
11 30 (10.91%) Management Information System
12 29 (10.55%) HP
13 28 (10.18%) Supplier Management
13 28 (10.18%) QA
13 28 (10.18%) Change Control
14 26 (9.45%) Oracle Exadata
14 26 (9.45%) Middleware
14 26 (9.45%) Microsoft
15 23 (8.36%) Programme Management
15 23 (8.36%) Java
16 22 (8.00%) Windows
16 22 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
17 20 (7.27%) Resource Management
17 20 (7.27%) Risk Assessment
17 20 (7.27%) Telecoms
18 19 (6.91%) Service Delivery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (4.36%) Apache
2 10 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.27%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.91%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (2.91%) WebLogic Portal
5 6 (2.18%) WebLogic Integration
5 6 (2.18%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 6 (2.18%) LiveLink
6 4 (1.45%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.09%) Lync
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.73%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.55%) MS Office
3 17 (6.18%) MS Project
4 6 (2.18%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.18%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.27%) SaaS
2 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.45%) DHCP
1 15 (5.45%) DNS
2 14 (5.09%) SAN
2 14 (5.09%) Firewall
2 14 (5.09%) NAS
3 6 (2.18%) WAN
4 5 (1.82%) Internet
4 5 (1.82%) IPv6
5 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.09%) VPN
6 3 (1.09%) LAN
6 3 (1.09%) VoIP
6 3 (1.09%) OSPF
6 3 (1.09%) BGP
6 3 (1.09%) VLAN
6 3 (1.09%) tcpdump
6 3 (1.09%) HSRP
6 3 (1.09%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.73%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.55%) Oracle Database
2 26 (9.45%) Oracle Exadata
3 22 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.64%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.55%) Big Data
6 5 (1.82%) NonStop SQL
6 5 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.73%) Cognos Event Studio
7 2 (0.73%) Cognos Metric Studio
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.36%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.36%) QlikView
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Toad
2 4 (1.45%) WinRunner
2 4 (1.45%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.09%) PVCS
4 1 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.36%) ERwin
4 1 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.36%) Selenium
4 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (7.27%) Telecoms
2 13 (4.73%) Banking
3 9 (3.27%) Retail
4 5 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.45%) Front Office
5 4 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.09%) Marketing
6 3 (1.09%) Publishing
7 2 (0.73%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (15.64%) Project Manager
2 39 (14.18%) Analyst
3 31 (11.27%) Architect
4 25 (9.09%) Developer
5 20 (7.27%) Programme Manager
5 20 (7.27%) Team Leader
6 15 (5.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 15 (5.45%) Senior Manager
6 15 (5.45%) Lead Project Manager
7 14 (5.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (5.09%) Test Manager
7 14 (5.09%) Senior Project Manager
8 12 (4.36%) Service Manager
9 10 (3.64%) Service Analyst
9 10 (3.64%) Service Transition Analyst
10 9 (3.27%) Security Risk Analyst
10 9 (3.27%) Risk Analyst
10 9 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.27%) Security Analyst
11 8 (2.91%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 26 (9.45%) Middleware
3 14 (5.09%) .NET
4 9 (3.27%) HTML
5 6 (2.18%) CSS
6 5 (1.82%) STL
6 5 (1.82%) jQuery
6 5 (1.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (1.82%) HTML5
6 5 (1.82%) CSS3
7 4 (1.45%) Visualforce
7 4 (1.45%) Web Services
7 4 (1.45%) WPF
7 4 (1.45%) WinForms
8 3 (1.09%) LAMP
8 3 (1.09%) Backbone.js
8 3 (1.09%) Java EE
8 3 (1.09%) Raphaël
9 2 (0.73%) Java SE
9 2 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.91%) Management Information System
2 19 (6.91%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (4.36%) Replication
5 8 (2.91%) Derivative
6 7 (2.55%) Statistics
6 7 (2.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.18%) Tandem
7 6 (2.18%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.45%) Open Source
9 4 (1.45%) Physics
10 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.73%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.73%) Equities
11 2 (0.73%) Wiki
11 2 (0.73%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.73%) Social Media
11 2 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.82%) Solaris
2 38 (13.82%) Linux
3 33 (12.00%) UNIX
4 22 (8.00%) Windows
5 14 (5.09%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.36%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (33.45%) Project Management
2 89 (32.36%) PRINCE2
3 84 (30.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (15.64%) Risk Management
4 43 (15.64%) ITIL
5 28 (10.18%) Supplier Management
5 28 (10.18%) Change Control
6 23 (8.36%) Programme Management
7 20 (7.27%) Risk Assessment
7 20 (7.27%) Resource Management
8 19 (6.91%) Service Delivery
9 18 (6.55%) Service Management
9 18 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (6.18%) SOA
11 16 (5.82%) Change Management
11 16 (5.82%) Data Architecture
11 16 (5.82%) ITIL V3
12 15 (5.45%) Multithreading
13 13 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (4.73%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.36%) Java
2 17 (6.18%) SQL
3 12 (4.36%) C++
4 10 (3.64%) C#
5 8 (2.91%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.55%) C
7 6 (2.18%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 4 (1.45%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.09%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.09%) Scala
10 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.73%) VC++
10 2 (0.73%) Python
11 1 (0.36%) VBA
11 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (13.82%) Degree
2 14 (5.09%) PMP
2 14 (5.09%) PMI Certification
3 12 (4.36%) CISSP
4 9 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.27%) CCNA
4 9 (3.27%) ISEB
4 9 (3.27%) CEH
4 9 (3.27%) CHFI
5 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.45%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.45%) PhD
7 3 (1.09%) CISM
7 3 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.18%) QA
2 4 (1.45%) P3O
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (11.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.82%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.36%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 7 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (20.73%) Oracle
2 29 (10.55%) HP
3 26 (9.45%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.18%) VMware
5 15 (5.45%) Cisco
6 10 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.27%) IBM
7 9 (3.27%) Cognos
8 7 (2.55%) BEA
8 7 (2.55%) Fujitsu
9 5 (1.82%) SAP
10 3 (1.09%) JBoss
10 3 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (1.09%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.09%) Citrix
10 3 (1.09%) Avaya
11 1 (0.36%) Dell
11 1 (0.36%) CA
11 1 (0.36%) Sybase
11 1 (0.36%) Pega