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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 38 185 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 44.19% 60.66% 60.49%
As % of the General category 79.17% 81.86% 73.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 160 171
Average salary £67,500 £85,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £60,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £109,000 £115,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
48 226 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 55.81% 74.10% 82.72%
Number of salaries quoted 40 186 226
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 £60,000 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 23 (22.77%) Windows
1 23 (22.77%) Banking
2 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
3 19 (18.81%) Oracle
4 18 (17.82%) Degree
5 17 (16.83%) Service Management
6 16 (15.84%) SQL
6 16 (15.84%) MS Office
6 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
7 15 (14.85%) SharePoint
8 14 (13.86%) Windows XP
8 14 (13.86%) MS Exchange
8 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
8 14 (13.86%) UNIX
8 14 (13.86%) Migration
8 14 (13.86%) Law
8 14 (13.86%) Windows 7
9 13 (12.87%) Java
10 12 (11.88%) Linux
10 12 (11.88%) IBM
10 12 (11.88%) Data Protection
10 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (10.89%) Risk Management
12 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.91%) ETL
13 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
13 9 (8.91%) QA
14 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
15 7 (6.93%) SOA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (14.85%) SharePoint
2 14 (13.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.94%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.97%) JBoss
5 3 (2.97%) Apache
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (2.97%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (21.78%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) Network Security
2 3 (2.97%) HTTP
3 2 (1.98%) LAN
3 2 (1.98%) PBX
3 2 (1.98%) WAN
3 2 (1.98%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.98%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.98%) Multicast
4 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.99%) DB2
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.99%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) CruiseControl
1 2 (1.98%) Selenium
1 2 (1.98%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.99%) ERwin
2 1 (0.99%) JUnit
2 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.99%) Hudson
2 1 (0.99%) Subversion
2 1 (0.99%) Maven
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 23 (22.77%) Banking
2 14 (13.86%) Law
3 7 (6.93%) Legal
3 7 (6.93%) Corporate Banking
3 7 (6.93%) Marketing
4 6 (5.94%) Retail
5 4 (3.96%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.97%) French Language
6 3 (2.97%) German Language
7 2 (1.98%) Front Office
8 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (13.86%) Developer
2 10 (9.90%) Analyst
3 7 (6.93%) Architect
3 7 (6.93%) ETL Developer
3 7 (6.93%) Head of IT
4 5 (4.95%) IT Services Manager
4 5 (4.95%) Business Analyst
4 5 (4.95%) Consultant
4 5 (4.95%) Configuration Manager
4 5 (4.95%) Service Manager
5 4 (3.96%) Support Analyst
5 4 (3.96%) Project Manager
5 4 (3.96%) Test Manager
5 4 (3.96%) IT Consultant
5 4 (3.96%) Applications Manager
5 4 (3.96%) Team Leader
5 4 (3.96%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (2.97%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (2.97%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (2.97%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) Web Services
2 4 (3.96%) Middleware
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.98%) Akka
4 2 (1.98%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.98%) Spring
4 2 (1.98%) XML
5 1 (0.99%) XSL
5 1 (0.99%) JMS
5 1 (0.99%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.99%) WS-I
5 1 (0.99%) XBRL
5 1 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.99%) JSON
5 1 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.99%) Dojo
5 1 (0.99%) Cocoa
5 1 (0.99%) .NET
5 1 (0.99%) J2EE
5 1 (0.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.95%) Statistics
4 4 (3.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) Derivative
5 2 (1.98%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.98%) Open Source
6 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.99%) User Experience
6 1 (0.99%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.99%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.99%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.77%) Windows
2 14 (13.86%) UNIX
2 14 (13.86%) Windows XP
2 14 (13.86%) Windows 7
3 12 (11.88%) Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Solaris
4 3 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.83%) Service Management
2 14 (13.86%) Migration
3 12 (11.88%) Data Protection
4 11 (10.89%) Risk Management
5 10 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.91%) ETL
7 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.93%) ITIL
8 7 (6.93%) SOA
8 7 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (6.93%) Data Privacy
9 6 (5.94%) Release Management
9 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.94%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (5.94%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.94%) Project Management
9 6 (5.94%) Data Mapping
9 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.95%) Test Strategy
10 5 (4.95%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.84%) SQL
2 13 (12.87%) Java
3 6 (5.94%) C++
4 3 (2.97%) Python
5 2 (1.98%) Perl
5 2 (1.98%) Ruby
5 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.98%) Scala
5 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.99%) R
6 1 (0.99%) XPath
6 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) CCIE
5 2 (1.98%) CCNP
6 1 (0.99%) ISEB
6 1 (0.99%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.99%) PhD
6 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) COBIT
3 1 (0.99%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (13.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) vSphere
2 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Puppet
1 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.98%) Ansible
1 2 (1.98%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (18.81%) Oracle
2 12 (11.88%) IBM
3 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.93%) SAP
3 7 (6.93%) Cognos
4 6 (5.94%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco
5 4 (3.96%) HP
5 4 (3.96%) Dell
5 4 (3.96%) Avaya
5 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.96%) F5
6 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.97%) Citrix
7 2 (1.98%) Sybase
7 2 (1.98%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.98%) Juniper
7 2 (1.98%) VMware
8 1 (0.99%) Google
8 1 (0.99%) Talend