The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Finance 143 56 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 36.11% 18.18% 7.80%
As % of the General category 68.10% 47.86% 22.67%
Number of salaries quoted 121 49 17
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Finance
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

General Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
210 117 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 53.03% 37.99% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 172 103 70
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Finance
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Finance Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

1 106 (33.44%) Microsoft
2 98 (30.91%) Windows
3 96 (30.28%) SQL
4 87 (27.44%) SQL Server
5 60 (18.93%) ITIL
6 59 (18.61%) Client/Server
7 56 (17.67%) .NET
8 49 (15.46%) Data Protection
9 47 (14.83%) MS Excel
10 44 (13.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 41 (12.93%) Data Modelling
11 41 (12.93%) IIS
12 40 (12.62%) XML
12 40 (12.62%) T-SQL
12 40 (12.62%) Cisco
13 37 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (11.67%) DHCP
13 37 (11.67%) TCP/IP
13 37 (11.67%) DNS
14 35 (11.04%) C#
14 35 (11.04%) Citrix
14 35 (11.04%) Coaching
15 33 (10.41%) JavaScript
15 33 (10.41%) Windows Server 2008
16 32 (10.09%) MS Office
17 31 (9.78%) Windows Server 2003
17 31 (9.78%) Banking
17 31 (9.78%) Degree
18 30 (9.46%) Performance Tuning
18 30 (9.46%) Analytical Skills

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 41 (12.93%) IIS
2 7 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.32%) Lync
4 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 47 (14.83%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.09%) MS Office
3 15 (4.73%) MS Project
4 10 (3.15%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.84%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (4.73%) Changepoint
2 5 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.58%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.58%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.26%) Oracle SCM
3 4 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.67%) DHCP
1 37 (11.67%) TCP/IP
1 37 (11.67%) DNS
2 27 (8.52%) VPN
3 26 (8.20%) Firewall
4 10 (3.15%) FTP
5 9 (2.84%) Telnet
5 9 (2.84%) SSL
5 9 (2.84%) LDAP
6 5 (1.58%) LAN
7 4 (1.26%) BGP
7 4 (1.26%) EIGRP
7 4 (1.26%) Network Security
8 3 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.95%) Internet
8 3 (0.95%) MPLS
9 2 (0.63%) WAN
10 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.32%) SAN
10 1 (0.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (27.44%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 27 (8.52%) SQL Server 2000
3 24 (7.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 22 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (6.31%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 20 (6.31%) Oracle9i Database
5 20 (6.31%) Oracle Database
5 20 (6.31%) OLAP
5 20 (6.31%) Oracle OLAP
6 15 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.84%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.63%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 18 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (3.79%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (2.52%) ClearQuest
4 8 (2.52%) MSI
4 8 (2.52%) InstallShield
4 8 (2.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (9.78%) Banking
2 29 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.58%) Marketing
4 4 (1.26%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.63%) Avionics
5 2 (0.63%) Retail
5 2 (0.63%) Legal
5 2 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (29.65%) Analyst
2 49 (15.46%) Developer
3 34 (10.73%) Project Manager
4 32 (10.09%) DBA
5 30 (9.46%) SQL DBA
6 29 (9.15%) Support Analyst
7 26 (8.20%) Business Analyst
8 20 (6.31%) Support Specialist
9 18 (5.68%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.73%) Test Analyst
11 14 (4.42%) Consultant
11 14 (4.42%) C# Developer
11 14 (4.42%) SQL Server DBA
11 14 (4.42%) Wintel Support
11 14 (4.42%) Wintel Specialist
11 14 (4.42%) OBIEE Developer
12 13 (4.10%) .NET Developer
13 12 (3.79%) Applications Support
14 11 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
15 10 (3.15%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (17.67%) .NET
2 40 (12.62%) XML
3 30 (9.46%) HTML
4 25 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 23 (7.26%) CSS
6 22 (6.94%) Software Packaging
7 21 (6.62%) Web Services
8 20 (6.31%) COM
9 16 (5.05%) WCF
9 16 (5.05%) .NET Framework
10 14 (4.42%) AngularJS
11 13 (4.10%) jQuery
11 13 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (3.15%) WSDL
12 10 (3.15%) XML Schema
13 9 (2.84%) XSLT
13 9 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (2.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (2.52%) XSL
15 7 (2.21%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (18.61%) Client/Server
2 30 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.31%) N-Tier
3 20 (6.31%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (2.52%) CMDB
5 2 (0.63%) Social Media
6 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.32%) User Experience
6 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 98 (30.91%) Windows
2 33 (10.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (9.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (7.89%) UNIX
5 13 (4.10%) Linux
6 8 (2.52%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (18.93%) ITIL
2 49 (15.46%) Data Protection
3 44 (13.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (12.93%) Data Modelling
5 35 (11.04%) Coaching
6 30 (9.46%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (8.83%) People Management
7 28 (8.83%) Resource Management
7 28 (8.83%) Performance Testing
8 27 (8.52%) Capacity Planning
9 25 (7.89%) PRINCE2
10 24 (7.57%) ERP
11 22 (6.94%) Migration
11 22 (6.94%) Mentoring
11 22 (6.94%) Performance Monitoring
12 21 (6.62%) PRINCE
13 20 (6.31%) MVC
13 20 (6.31%) ETL
13 20 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (6.31%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 96 (30.28%) SQL
2 40 (12.62%) T-SQL
3 35 (11.04%) C#
4 33 (10.41%) JavaScript
5 23 (7.26%) Java
6 20 (6.31%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.42%) VB
8 9 (2.84%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.84%) Perl
9 8 (2.52%) C++
9 8 (2.52%) VB6
10 7 (2.21%) PHP
11 2 (0.63%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.32%) VBScript
12 1 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (9.78%) Degree
3 28 (8.83%) MCSE
3 28 (8.83%) MCSA
4 18 (5.68%) ISEB
5 9 (2.84%) MCSD
5 9 (2.84%) PMP
5 9 (2.84%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.52%) Postgraduate
6 8 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.58%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.95%) CCNA
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.32%) GCIH
9 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.32%) MCTS
9 1 (0.32%) MCITP
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.79%) SLA
2 5 (1.58%) QA
System Software
1 30 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.83%) XenApp
3 27 (8.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.32%) Snort
4 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.95%) SCCM
2 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.32%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 106 (33.44%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.62%) Cisco
3 35 (11.04%) Citrix
4 30 (9.46%) Oracle
5 28 (8.83%) Remedy
6 22 (6.94%) Sophos
7 20 (6.31%) Informatica
8 15 (4.73%) Juniper
9 12 (3.79%) CheckPoint
10 11 (3.47%) VMware
11 8 (2.52%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.95%) Casewise
12 3 (0.95%) Nokia
13 2 (0.63%) Twitter
14 1 (0.32%) SAP
14 1 (0.32%) HP
14 1 (0.32%) Fortinet
14 1 (0.32%) F5
14 1 (0.32%) ArcSight
14 1 (0.32%) TIBCO
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 7 hours ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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