The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Chelmsford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Finance 36 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 18.09% 30.99% 9.40%
As % of the General category 59.02% 57.89% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 16 14
Average salary £52,500 £50,222 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.53% +11.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £39,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,250 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
61 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 30.65% 53.52% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 36
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,500 £23,293
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £53,250 £59,510
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
Essex

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Finance
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Chelmsford region.

Finance Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Finance
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (21.43%) C#
5 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
7 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
7 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (16.07%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (16.07%) ETL
9 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (12.50%) WCF
10 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 7 (12.50%) Scrum
11 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (10.71%) QlikView
11 6 (10.71%) Matrix Management
11 6 (10.71%) Project Management
11 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (8.93%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (8.93%) Facebook
12 5 (8.93%) Twitter
12 5 (8.93%) Spring.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) LAN
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
1 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (10.71%) QlikView
7 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.57%) MySQL
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MSTest
1 5 (8.93%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (8.93%) Moq
1 5 (8.93%) NUnit
2 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (5.36%) Legal
1 3 (5.36%) Banking
1 3 (5.36%) Billing
2 1 (1.79%) Local Government
2 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.36%) MI Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
7 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) WCF
2 5 (8.93%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (8.93%) Spring.NET
2 5 (8.93%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (8.93%) Ninject
2 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) WPF
2 5 (8.93%) Silverlight
2 5 (8.93%) WinForms
3 2 (3.57%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) CSS
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 2 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) JSP
4 1 (1.79%) Struts
4 1 (1.79%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (8.93%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (8.93%) Social Network
2 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 9 (16.07%) Kimball Methodology
3 9 (16.07%) ETL
4 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 7 (12.50%) Scrum
5 6 (10.71%) Matrix Management
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (8.93%) MVVM
6 5 (8.93%) Kanban
6 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.93%) TDD
7 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.36%) Service Management
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL
8 3 (5.36%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) C#
3 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.36%) C
4 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) MCP
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
1 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Facebook
2 5 (8.93%) Twitter
3 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos
5 1 (1.79%) VMware