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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 120 64 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 65.93% 40.00% 49.39%
As % of the General category 86.96% 50.79% 57.83%
Number of salaries quoted 107 59 166
Average salary £61,500 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,000 £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
138 126 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 75.82% 78.75% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 122 107 307
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £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 1 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 91 (34.34%) Project Management
2 87 (32.83%) PRINCE2
3 73 (27.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (19.62%) Oracle
5 44 (16.60%) Solaris
6 41 (15.47%) ITIL
7 39 (14.72%) Degree
8 38 (14.34%) Risk Management
9 34 (12.83%) Linux
9 34 (12.83%) Oracle Fusion
9 34 (12.83%) Oracle Database
10 32 (12.08%) MS Excel
11 31 (11.70%) UNIX
12 29 (10.94%) Active Directory
13 28 (10.57%) Supplier Management
14 27 (10.19%) QA
15 26 (9.81%) Microsoft
16 25 (9.43%) HP
16 25 (9.43%) Management Information System
16 25 (9.43%) Change Control
17 23 (8.68%) Windows
18 22 (8.30%) Middleware
18 22 (8.30%) Oracle Exadata
19 20 (7.55%) Risk Assessment
19 20 (7.55%) Java
19 20 (7.55%) SQL
20 19 (7.17%) MS Office
20 19 (7.17%) Programme Management
20 19 (7.17%) Telecoms
20 19 (7.17%) Resource Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (4.15%) Apache
2 8 (3.02%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.64%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (2.64%) WebLogic Portal
3 7 (2.64%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.89%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 5 (1.89%) WebLogic Integration
5 4 (1.51%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.13%) Lync
6 3 (1.13%) CMS
6 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.75%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (12.08%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.17%) MS Office
3 17 (6.42%) MS Project
4 6 (2.26%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.26%) SaaS
2 3 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.66%) DHCP
1 15 (5.66%) DNS
2 12 (4.53%) NAS
2 12 (4.53%) SAN
2 12 (4.53%) Firewall
3 6 (2.26%) WAN
3 6 (2.26%) Internet
4 5 (1.89%) IPv6
5 4 (1.51%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.13%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.13%) VLAN
6 3 (1.13%) tcpdump
6 3 (1.13%) HSRP
6 3 (1.13%) Intranet
6 3 (1.13%) OSPF
6 3 (1.13%) BGP
6 3 (1.13%) VPN
6 3 (1.13%) LAN
6 3 (1.13%) VoIP
7 2 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.83%) Oracle Database
2 22 (8.30%) Oracle Exadata
3 19 (7.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (4.15%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.64%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (2.26%) Big Data
7 5 (1.89%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.75%) Cognos Event Studio
8 2 (0.75%) Cognos Metric Studio
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) QlikView
9 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.38%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (0.38%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Toad
2 3 (1.13%) JIRA
2 3 (1.13%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.13%) WinRunner
3 2 (0.75%) PVCS
3 2 (0.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.75%) Selenium
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.38%) ERwin
4 1 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
General
1 19 (7.17%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.28%) Banking
3 8 (3.02%) Retail
4 5 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.51%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.51%) Publishing
5 4 (1.51%) Marketing
6 3 (1.13%) Legal
6 3 (1.13%) Front Office
7 2 (0.75%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (16.23%) Project Manager
2 42 (15.85%) Analyst
3 28 (10.57%) Architect
4 23 (8.68%) Developer
5 22 (8.30%) Team Leader
6 17 (6.42%) Infrastructure Manager
6 17 (6.42%) Programme Manager
7 14 (5.28%) Senior Manager
8 13 (4.91%) Senior Project Manager
8 13 (4.91%) Lead Project Manager
9 12 (4.53%) Service Manager
9 12 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (3.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 10 (3.77%) Service Analyst
10 10 (3.77%) Service Transition Analyst
11 9 (3.40%) Security Risk Analyst
11 9 (3.40%) Security Analyst
11 9 (3.40%) Risk Analyst
11 9 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (3.02%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.83%) Oracle Fusion
2 22 (8.30%) Middleware
3 13 (4.91%) .NET
4 10 (3.77%) HTML
5 6 (2.26%) CSS
6 5 (1.89%) jQuery
6 5 (1.89%) CSS3
6 5 (1.89%) HTML5
7 4 (1.51%) Web Services
7 4 (1.51%) Visualforce
8 3 (1.13%) WPF
8 3 (1.13%) Java EE
8 3 (1.13%) Backbone.js
8 3 (1.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (1.13%) Raphaël
8 3 (1.13%) WinForms
8 3 (1.13%) LAMP
8 3 (1.13%) STL
9 2 (0.75%) MFC
9 2 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 17 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.53%) Enterprise Storage
3 12 (4.53%) Replication
4 11 (4.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.64%) Derivative
6 6 (2.26%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.89%) Statistics
8 4 (1.51%) Tandem
8 4 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.51%) Open Source
8 4 (1.51%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.51%) Physics
9 3 (1.13%) Wiki
9 3 (1.13%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.13%) Social Media
9 3 (1.13%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.75%) PMI
10 2 (0.75%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.75%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.60%) Solaris
2 34 (12.83%) Linux
3 31 (11.70%) UNIX
4 23 (8.68%) Windows
5 12 (4.53%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Android
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (34.34%) Project Management
2 87 (32.83%) PRINCE2
3 73 (27.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (15.47%) ITIL
5 38 (14.34%) Risk Management
6 28 (10.57%) Supplier Management
7 25 (9.43%) Change Control
8 20 (7.55%) Risk Assessment
9 19 (7.17%) Programme Management
9 19 (7.17%) Resource Management
10 18 (6.79%) Service Management
10 18 (6.79%) Service Delivery
11 16 (6.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (6.04%) SOA
12 15 (5.66%) ITIL V3
13 14 (5.28%) Data Architecture
13 14 (5.28%) Change Management
14 13 (4.91%) TOGAF
15 12 (4.53%) ITIL V2
15 12 (4.53%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.55%) Java
1 20 (7.55%) SQL
2 11 (4.15%) C++
3 9 (3.40%) C#
4 7 (2.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.26%) C
6 5 (1.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (1.51%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.13%) Scala
8 3 (1.13%) Python
9 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.75%) VC++
9 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.38%) R
10 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.38%) Ruby
10 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (14.72%) Degree
2 14 (5.28%) PMI Certification
3 12 (4.53%) CISSP
3 12 (4.53%) PMP
4 9 (3.40%) CHFI
4 9 (3.40%) CEH
4 9 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.40%) CCNA
5 5 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.89%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.89%) ISEB
6 4 (1.51%) PhD
7 3 (1.13%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.13%) CISM
8 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.38%) MCDST
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.19%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.13%) P3O
3 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 29 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.89%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.38%) vSphere
4 1 (0.38%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.38%) Salt
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (19.62%) Oracle
2 26 (9.81%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.43%) HP
4 16 (6.04%) VMware
5 15 (5.66%) Cisco
6 12 (4.53%) IBM
7 9 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.40%) Cognos
8 7 (2.64%) SAP
9 6 (2.26%) BEA
9 6 (2.26%) Fujitsu
10 4 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (1.13%) Citrix
11 3 (1.13%) Dell
11 3 (1.13%) Avaya
11 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.13%) JBoss
12 1 (0.38%) Pega
12 1 (0.38%) Altiris
12 1 (0.38%) CA