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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 58 120 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.34% 65.93% 40.00%
As % of the General category 65.17% 86.96% 50.79%
Number of salaries quoted 41 107 59
Average salary £62,500 £61,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% -23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £107,000 £110,000
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
89 138 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 64.96% 75.82% 78.75%
Number of salaries quoted 71 122 107
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £110,000 £100,000
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 4 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 40 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.85%) Degree
3 37 (25.17%) Banking
4 34 (23.13%) SQL
5 33 (22.45%) Risk Management
6 29 (19.73%) Cisco
7 25 (17.01%) Project Management
7 25 (17.01%) Investment Banking
8 23 (15.65%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (14.97%) .NET
10 21 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 21 (14.29%) Back Office
10 21 (14.29%) Analytics
11 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (13.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 20 (13.61%) Oracle
11 20 (13.61%) C#
11 20 (13.61%) QA
12 18 (12.24%) Fixed Income
13 17 (11.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (10.88%) Mathematics
14 16 (10.88%) French Language
14 16 (10.88%) ITIL
15 15 (10.20%) Windows
15 15 (10.20%) Linux
15 15 (10.20%) CCNP
15 15 (10.20%) Cisco CUCM
16 14 (9.52%) Change Management
16 14 (9.52%) HTML
17 13 (8.84%) Java

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (5.44%) Lync
2 6 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.36%) SAS
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.48%) Unified Communications
2 9 (6.12%) LAN
2 9 (6.12%) WAN
3 8 (5.44%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.44%) SCCP
3 8 (5.44%) H.323
3 8 (5.44%) Cisco IPT
3 8 (5.44%) WebEx
4 7 (4.76%) IOS XR
4 7 (4.76%) NX-OS
4 7 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (4.76%) MPLS
4 7 (4.76%) OSPF
4 7 (4.76%) BGP
5 6 (4.08%) SAN
6 2 (1.36%) Internet
6 2 (1.36%) VPN
6 2 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.68%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 9 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 8 (5.44%) RDBMS
3 7 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.76%) Big Data
4 4 (2.72%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.72%) Apache Hive
4 4 (2.72%) Data Mart
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.72%) DB2
5 2 (1.36%) OLAP
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.36%) PowerCenter
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.48%) TeamCity
2 8 (5.44%) Selenium
2 8 (5.44%) SpecFlow
3 4 (2.72%) Grunt
3 4 (2.72%) Bower
3 4 (2.72%) gulp
3 4 (2.72%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.72%) ERwin
3 4 (2.72%) InstallShield
3 4 (2.72%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.36%) Maven
4 2 (1.36%) Toad
General
1 37 (25.17%) Banking
2 25 (17.01%) Investment Banking
3 21 (14.29%) Back Office
4 16 (10.88%) French Language
5 12 (8.16%) Front Office
6 8 (5.44%) Financial Institution
6 8 (5.44%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (2.04%) Retail
7 3 (2.04%) Legal
8 2 (1.36%) Law
8 2 (1.36%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (20.41%) Analyst
2 28 (19.05%) Developer
2 28 (19.05%) Consultant
3 23 (15.65%) Business Analyst
4 15 (10.20%) Senior Consultant
4 15 (10.20%) Voice Consultant
5 9 (6.12%) Architect
5 9 (6.12%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.44%) Data Consultant
6 8 (5.44%) Cisco Consultant
6 8 (5.44%) Cisco Voice Consultant
7 7 (4.76%) Senior Network Consultant
7 7 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (4.76%) Network Consultant
8 6 (4.08%) Development Manager
8 6 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.08%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.08%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.08%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.40%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.97%) .NET
2 14 (9.52%) HTML
3 13 (8.84%) Middleware
4 12 (8.16%) HTML5
5 11 (7.48%) Web Services
6 9 (6.12%) REST
6 9 (6.12%) WCF
7 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.44%) XMPP
8 6 (4.08%) XML
9 5 (3.40%) CSS
9 5 (3.40%) WPF
10 4 (2.72%) Silverlight
10 4 (2.72%) MDX
10 4 (2.72%) CSS3
10 4 (2.72%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.72%) COM
10 4 (2.72%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.24%) Fixed Income
3 16 (10.88%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.48%) Data Centre
5 10 (6.80%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.44%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (4.08%) Visualisation
8 5 (3.40%) Credit Risk
8 5 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (3.40%) Taxonomies
8 5 (3.40%) Equities
9 4 (2.72%) Derivative
9 4 (2.72%) Replication
10 3 (2.04%) Data Integration
10 3 (2.04%) User Experience
11 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.36%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.36%) PMI
11 2 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.20%) Windows
1 15 (10.20%) Linux
2 10 (6.80%) UNIX
3 6 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.08%) AIX
4 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.45%) Risk Management
3 25 (17.01%) Project Management
4 21 (14.29%) Analytics
5 17 (11.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (10.88%) ITIL
7 14 (9.52%) Change Management
8 13 (8.84%) Multithreading
8 13 (8.84%) Mentoring
9 12 (8.16%) Coaching
9 12 (8.16%) SDLC
9 12 (8.16%) Investment Management
10 11 (7.48%) Release Management
10 11 (7.48%) Migration
10 11 (7.48%) RUP
10 11 (7.48%) Data Modelling
10 11 (7.48%) ETL
10 11 (7.48%) Cash Management
11 10 (6.80%) DevOps
11 10 (6.80%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.13%) SQL
2 20 (13.61%) C#
3 13 (8.84%) Java
3 13 (8.84%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.80%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.04%) Perl
5 3 (2.04%) C++
5 3 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (0.68%) Korn
6 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (25.85%) Degree
2 23 (15.65%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.20%) CCNP
4 8 (5.44%) CCIE
5 7 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.40%) PMP
6 5 (3.40%) ISEB
7 2 (1.36%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.36%) CIMA
7 2 (1.36%) MBA
8 1 (0.68%) CCSE
8 1 (0.68%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.68%) MCSE
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 20 (13.61%) QA
2 8 (5.44%) SLA
3 4 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.72%) COBIT
4 3 (2.04%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.68%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.72%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.36%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (10.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (5.44%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (4.08%) SCCM
4 2 (1.36%) Oozie
Vendors
1 29 (19.73%) Cisco
2 21 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.61%) Oracle
4 9 (6.12%) Solace
5 8 (5.44%) Polycom
5 8 (5.44%) Citrix
5 8 (5.44%) Juniper
6 7 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 7 (4.76%) F5
7 6 (4.08%) HP
7 6 (4.08%) EMC
7 6 (4.08%) Informatica
7 6 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.08%) Remedy
7 6 (4.08%) VMware
7 6 (4.08%) Altiris
8 4 (2.72%) Talend
9 2 (1.36%) Actimize
9 2 (1.36%) Splunk
9 2 (1.36%) Sybase