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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 38 175 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 56.72% 57.95% 64.76%
As % of the General category 80.85% 82.55% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 33 159 193
Average salary £67,500 £85,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £107,300 £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
47 212 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 70.15% 70.20% 85.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 189 253
Average salary £60,000 £85,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £60,400 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £113,000
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 24 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (21.01%) Banking
2 24 (20.17%) Degree
3 20 (16.81%) MS Excel
4 19 (15.97%) Oracle
4 19 (15.97%) Windows
5 18 (15.13%) SQL
5 18 (15.13%) MS Office
6 17 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 16 (13.45%) Service Management
7 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (12.61%) IBM
8 15 (12.61%) Law
9 14 (11.76%) UNIX
9 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
10 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
10 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
10 13 (10.92%) Microsoft
10 13 (10.92%) Project Management
10 13 (10.92%) Risk Management
11 12 (10.08%) Windows XP
11 12 (10.08%) MS Exchange
11 12 (10.08%) Active Directory
11 12 (10.08%) QA
11 12 (10.08%) Data Protection
11 12 (10.08%) Windows 7
12 11 (9.24%) Java
12 11 (9.24%) Migration
13 10 (8.40%) ITIL
13 10 (8.40%) Linux
13 10 (8.40%) ETL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.08%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.20%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.36%) JBoss
4 4 (3.36%) Apache
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (3.36%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (2.52%) CMS
6 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 18 (15.13%) MS Office
3 3 (2.52%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.68%) MS Project
4 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Network Security
2 4 (3.36%) HTTP
3 3 (2.52%) Intranet
3 3 (2.52%) Internet
4 2 (1.68%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.68%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.68%) Multicast
4 2 (1.68%) LAN
4 2 (1.68%) PBX
4 2 (1.68%) WAN
4 2 (1.68%) VLAN
5 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.56%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.68%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Selenium
2 2 (1.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.84%) Hudson
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.84%) JUnit
3 1 (0.84%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.84%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.84%) ERwin
3 1 (0.84%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.84%) Subversion
3 1 (0.84%) Maven
General
1 25 (21.01%) Banking
2 15 (12.61%) Law
3 10 (8.40%) Marketing
4 9 (7.56%) Legal
5 7 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (5.04%) Retail
7 4 (3.36%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.52%) Publishing
8 3 (2.52%) French Language
8 3 (2.52%) German Language
9 2 (1.68%) Front Office
10 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (14.29%) Developer
2 11 (9.24%) Analyst
3 10 (8.40%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.56%) ETL Developer
5 7 (5.88%) Head of IT
5 7 (5.88%) Architect
6 6 (5.04%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.04%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Development Team Leader
7 5 (4.20%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.20%) Applications Manager
7 5 (4.20%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Consultant
7 5 (4.20%) Configuration Manager
8 4 (3.36%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.36%) IT Consultant
8 4 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.36%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (2.52%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) Web Services
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (3.36%) HTML
3 4 (3.36%) .NET
3 4 (3.36%) Middleware
4 3 (2.52%) Visualforce
5 2 (1.68%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (1.68%) Spring
5 2 (1.68%) Java EE
5 2 (1.68%) LAMP
5 2 (1.68%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.68%) XML
6 1 (0.84%) XSD
6 1 (0.84%) XSL
6 1 (0.84%) XSLT
6 1 (0.84%) XHTML
6 1 (0.84%) WSDL
6 1 (0.84%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.84%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.20%) Statistics
6 3 (2.52%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.52%) Wiki
6 3 (2.52%) Open Source
6 3 (2.52%) Social Media
7 2 (1.68%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.68%) PMI
7 2 (1.68%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.84%) Derivative
8 1 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.97%) Windows
2 14 (11.76%) UNIX
3 12 (10.08%) Windows XP
3 12 (10.08%) Windows 7
4 10 (8.40%) Linux
5 5 (4.20%) Solaris
6 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.68%) Android
8 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.45%) Service Management
2 13 (10.92%) PRINCE2
2 13 (10.92%) Risk Management
2 13 (10.92%) Project Management
3 12 (10.08%) Data Protection
4 11 (9.24%) Migration
5 10 (8.40%) ITIL
5 10 (8.40%) ETL
6 9 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.56%) Data Mapping
7 8 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (6.72%) Data Privacy
7 8 (6.72%) SOA
7 8 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.72%) Data Analysis
7 8 (6.72%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (6.72%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.13%) SQL
2 11 (9.24%) Java
3 5 (4.20%) Python
3 5 (4.20%) C++
4 3 (2.52%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.52%) Scala
4 3 (2.52%) Apex Code
5 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.68%) Ruby
5 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.68%) C
5 2 (1.68%) C#
5 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.84%) Perl
6 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.84%) XPath
6 1 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (20.17%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.52%) ISEB
5 2 (1.68%) PMP
5 2 (1.68%) CCIE
5 2 (1.68%) CCNP
5 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.84%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.84%) PhD
6 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.84%) COBIT
3 1 (0.84%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.68%) vSphere
2 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Puppet
1 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.68%) Ansible
1 2 (1.68%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Oracle
2 15 (12.61%) IBM
3 13 (10.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.56%) SAP
4 9 (7.56%) Cognos
5 8 (6.72%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.20%) Dell
8 4 (3.36%) HP
8 4 (3.36%) Cisco
8 4 (3.36%) F5
8 4 (3.36%) Avaya
8 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.52%) Citrix
10 2 (1.68%) Sybase
10 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.68%) Juniper
10 2 (1.68%) VMware
11 1 (0.84%) Google
11 1 (0.84%) CA