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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 103 142 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 61.31% 65.14% 44.00%
As % of the General category 90.35% 85.03% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72 133 106
Average salary £63,750 £78,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £51,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £110,000 £112,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
114 167 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 67.86% 76.61% 82.91%
Number of salaries quoted 82 153 179
Average salary £60,000 £75,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £115,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 June 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 42 (29.79%) Degree
2 41 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (27.66%) Banking
4 35 (24.82%) SQL
5 30 (21.28%) Risk Management
6 28 (19.86%) Investment Banking
7 23 (16.31%) Windows
7 23 (16.31%) Cisco
8 22 (15.60%) .NET
9 21 (14.89%) Oracle
10 20 (14.18%) C#
10 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
11 19 (13.48%) Java
11 19 (13.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 18 (12.77%) Project Management
12 18 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (12.06%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (12.06%) Change Management
13 17 (12.06%) Linux
13 17 (12.06%) QA
13 17 (12.06%) Back Office
13 17 (12.06%) Fixed Income
14 16 (11.35%) ITIL
14 16 (11.35%) MS Excel
14 16 (11.35%) Analytics
15 15 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (10.64%) Web Services
15 15 (10.64%) UNIX
15 15 (10.64%) French Language
15 15 (10.64%) Release Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 11 (7.80%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.26%) Lync
4 4 (2.84%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.42%) SAS
6 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (11.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) BGP
1 7 (4.96%) MPLS
1 7 (4.96%) OSPF
1 7 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (4.96%) IOS XR
1 7 (4.96%) NX-OS
1 7 (4.96%) Unified Communications
2 6 (4.26%) WebEx
2 6 (4.26%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (4.26%) LAN
2 6 (4.26%) WAN
2 6 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.26%) SCCP
2 6 (4.26%) H.323
2 6 (4.26%) SAN
3 2 (1.42%) Network Security
3 2 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.42%) VPN
3 2 (1.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.22%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.09%) RDBMS
3 9 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.26%) Big Data
5 5 (3.55%) DB2
5 5 (3.55%) Data Mart
5 5 (3.55%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.55%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.42%) HBase
7 2 (1.42%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.42%) Impala
7 2 (1.42%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (1.42%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (7.80%) TeamCity
2 8 (5.67%) SpecFlow
2 8 (5.67%) Selenium
3 6 (4.26%) CruiseControl
4 5 (3.55%) ERwin
4 5 (3.55%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.84%) Grunt
5 4 (2.84%) Bower
5 4 (2.84%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.42%) Maven
6 2 (1.42%) Toad
6 2 (1.42%) ClearCase
General
1 39 (27.66%) Banking
2 28 (19.86%) Investment Banking
3 17 (12.06%) Back Office
4 15 (10.64%) French Language
5 13 (9.22%) Front Office
6 9 (6.38%) Financial Institution
7 8 (5.67%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (2.13%) Retail
8 3 (2.13%) Legal
9 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (21.28%) Developer
2 29 (20.57%) Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) Business Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) Consultant
4 14 (9.93%) Architect
5 12 (8.51%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (6.38%) C# Developer
6 9 (6.38%) Voice Consultant
7 7 (4.96%) Network Consultant
7 7 (4.96%) Senior Network Consultant
8 6 (4.26%) Cisco Voice Consultant
8 6 (4.26%) Cisco Consultant
8 6 (4.26%) Data Consultant
8 6 (4.26%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Development Manager
8 6 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.55%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.55%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (3.55%) Junior
9 5 (3.55%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.60%) .NET
2 15 (10.64%) Web Services
3 14 (9.93%) HTML
3 14 (9.93%) Middleware
4 12 (8.51%) HTML5
5 9 (6.38%) WCF
5 9 (6.38%) REST
6 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.96%) XML
8 6 (4.26%) XMPP
9 5 (3.55%) WS-I
9 5 (3.55%) XBRL
9 5 (3.55%) JMS
9 5 (3.55%) CSS
9 5 (3.55%) WPF
10 4 (2.84%) CSS3
10 4 (2.84%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.06%) Fixed Income
3 15 (10.64%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.80%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.09%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.96%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (4.26%) Derivative
8 5 (3.55%) Replication
8 5 (3.55%) Equities
8 5 (3.55%) Credit Risk
8 5 (3.55%) Taxonomies
9 4 (2.84%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.84%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (2.13%) N-Tier
10 3 (2.13%) User Experience
10 3 (2.13%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.42%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.31%) Windows
2 17 (12.06%) Linux
3 15 (10.64%) UNIX
4 6 (4.26%) AIX
5 5 (3.55%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.08%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.28%) Risk Management
3 18 (12.77%) Project Management
4 17 (12.06%) Change Management
5 16 (11.35%) ITIL
5 16 (11.35%) Analytics
6 15 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (10.64%) Release Management
7 13 (9.22%) Migration
7 13 (9.22%) Multithreading
8 12 (8.51%) SDLC
8 12 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.51%) TOGAF
8 12 (8.51%) Data Modelling
8 12 (8.51%) ETL
8 12 (8.51%) RUP
9 11 (7.80%) UML
9 11 (7.80%) OO
9 11 (7.80%) Information Security
10 10 (7.09%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.82%) SQL
2 20 (14.18%) C#
3 19 (13.48%) Java
4 13 (9.22%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.09%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.55%) C++
7 3 (2.13%) Perl
8 2 (1.42%) Scala
9 1 (0.71%) VB
9 1 (0.71%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 42 (29.79%) Degree
2 17 (12.06%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (6.38%) CCNP
4 8 (5.67%) CCIE
5 5 (3.55%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.55%) ISEB
6 3 (2.13%) PMP
7 2 (1.42%) CIMA
7 2 (1.42%) MBA
7 2 (1.42%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.71%) CCSE
8 1 (0.71%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (12.06%) QA
3 6 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.26%) SLA
4 4 (2.84%) COBIT
5 3 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.84%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.42%) HDFS
4 2 (1.42%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (4.26%) SCCM
2 6 (4.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.42%) Oozie
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Cisco
2 21 (14.89%) Oracle
3 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.38%) Solace
5 8 (5.67%) Citrix
5 8 (5.67%) Juniper
6 7 (4.96%) Informatica
6 7 (4.96%) HP
6 7 (4.96%) Riverbed
6 7 (4.96%) F5
7 6 (4.26%) Polycom
7 6 (4.26%) VMware
7 6 (4.26%) Altiris
7 6 (4.26%) Remedy
7 6 (4.26%) EMC
8 5 (3.55%) Talend
9 4 (2.84%) Sybase
10 3 (2.13%) IBM
11 2 (1.42%) Actimize
11 2 (1.42%) Adobe