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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 78 77 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.53% 25.93% 20.67%
As % of the General category 54.17% 59.69% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 75 64 35
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
144 129 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 48.98% 43.43% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 133 107 72
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 78 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 76 (34.70%) SQL Server
3 75 (34.25%) SQL
4 54 (24.66%) .NET
5 50 (22.83%) XML
6 46 (21.00%) MS Excel
7 40 (18.26%) Windows
8 39 (17.81%) C#
9 36 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 34 (15.53%) Web Services
10 34 (15.53%) Client/Server
11 33 (15.07%) HTML
12 32 (14.61%) JavaScript
12 32 (14.61%) ASP.NET
13 30 (13.70%) T-SQL
13 30 (13.70%) MVC
13 30 (13.70%) Coaching
14 28 (12.79%) Performance Testing
14 28 (12.79%) IIS
14 28 (12.79%) ITIL
14 28 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 26 (11.87%) Cisco
15 26 (11.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (11.87%) SDLC
16 25 (11.42%) DHCP
16 25 (11.42%) DNS
16 25 (11.42%) SQL Server 2000
17 24 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
18 23 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (10.50%) Project Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (12.79%) IIS
2 8 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.28%) Mule
3 5 (2.28%) Mule ESB
4 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.83%) JBoss
4 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (21.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.59%) Spreadsheet
3 17 (7.76%) MS Office
4 10 (4.57%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (6.85%) Changepoint
2 4 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle SCM
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.46%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.46%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.83%) SaaS
2 4 (1.83%) Office 365
2 4 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.42%) DHCP
1 25 (11.42%) DNS
2 22 (10.05%) TCP/IP
2 22 (10.05%) VPN
3 12 (5.48%) Firewall
4 10 (4.57%) SMTP
5 9 (4.11%) LAN
5 9 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (4.11%) MPLS
5 9 (4.11%) BGP
5 9 (4.11%) EIGRP
6 6 (2.74%) SMPP
6 6 (2.74%) FTP
6 6 (2.74%) HTTP
7 5 (2.28%) Internet
8 1 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (34.70%) SQL Server
2 36 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (11.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (11.42%) SQL Server 2000
5 15 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (6.39%) Oracle BI EE
7 12 (5.48%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (5.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (4.57%) Oracle Database
9 10 (4.57%) Oracle OLAP
9 10 (4.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 10 (4.57%) Oracle9i Database
9 10 (4.57%) OLAP
10 6 (2.74%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.83%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.83%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (6.39%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.83%) IntelliJ
5 4 (1.83%) JIRA
5 4 (1.83%) JUnit
5 4 (1.83%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.37%) ClearQuest
6 3 (1.37%) MSI
6 3 (1.37%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.91%) ERwin
8 1 (0.46%) Selenium
8 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (5.94%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.74%) Retail
3 5 (2.28%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.83%) Electronics
4 4 (1.83%) Marketing
5 3 (1.37%) Banking
6 2 (0.91%) Avionics
7 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 73 (33.33%) Analyst
2 50 (22.83%) Developer
3 26 (11.87%) Business Analyst
4 21 (9.59%) DBA
4 21 (9.59%) SQL DBA
5 20 (9.13%) Support Specialist
5 20 (9.13%) Software Developer
6 16 (7.31%) Architect
7 15 (6.85%) Test Analyst
7 15 (6.85%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.39%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.94%) C# Developer
9 13 (5.94%) Wintel Support
10 12 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (4.57%) Consultant
11 10 (4.57%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.11%) Network Analyst
12 9 (4.11%) Support Analyst
12 9 (4.11%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (24.66%) .NET
2 50 (22.83%) XML
3 34 (15.53%) Web Services
4 33 (15.07%) HTML
5 32 (14.61%) ASP.NET
6 21 (9.59%) WSDL
7 18 (8.22%) .NET Framework
8 17 (7.76%) jQuery
9 15 (6.85%) XML Schema
9 15 (6.85%) CSS
10 14 (6.39%) Software Packaging
11 13 (5.94%) XSLT
12 12 (5.48%) XSL
12 12 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (5.02%) XHTML
13 11 (5.02%) LINQ
13 11 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (5.02%) COM+
14 10 (4.57%) SOAP
15 9 (4.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.53%) Client/Server
2 23 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.11%) N-Tier
3 9 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.11%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.28%) iSeries
5 5 (2.28%) LPAR
5 5 (2.28%) AS400
6 4 (1.83%) DTV
6 4 (1.83%) User Experience
7 3 (1.37%) CMDB
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.46%) Social Media
8 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.26%) Windows
2 22 (10.05%) UNIX
3 21 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (5.94%) Linux
5 12 (5.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.70%) MVC
1 30 (13.70%) Coaching
2 28 (12.79%) ITIL
2 28 (12.79%) Performance Testing
3 26 (11.87%) SDLC
4 23 (10.50%) Project Management
5 21 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 21 (9.59%) Mentoring
6 19 (8.68%) Data Modelling
6 19 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (8.68%) Systems Analysis
7 18 (8.22%) Data Protection
7 18 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (7.76%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (7.31%) Change Management
9 16 (7.31%) Test Strategy
10 15 (6.85%) Load Testing
10 15 (6.85%) Test Scripting
11 13 (5.94%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (34.25%) SQL
2 39 (17.81%) C#
3 32 (14.61%) JavaScript
4 30 (13.70%) T-SQL
5 18 (8.22%) VB
6 16 (7.31%) Java
7 12 (5.48%) C++
7 12 (5.48%) PHP
7 12 (5.48%) VB6
8 10 (4.57%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.74%) XQuery
9 6 (2.74%) XPath
10 5 (2.28%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.28%) COBOL
11 4 (1.83%) VBScript
11 4 (1.83%) Python
11 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.83%) Ruby
12 1 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (12.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.05%) MCSE
2 22 (10.05%) MCSA
3 12 (5.48%) ISEB
4 9 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.11%) CCNA
5 6 (2.74%) MCSD
6 4 (1.83%) Degree
7 3 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.37%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.46%) GCIH
8 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.22%) SLA
2 6 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 22 (10.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 22 (10.05%) XenApp
2 20 (9.13%) Active Directory
3 19 (8.68%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 78 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.87%) Cisco
3 22 (10.05%) Citrix
3 22 (10.05%) Remedy
4 21 (9.59%) Oracle
5 14 (6.39%) Sophos
6 10 (4.57%) Informatica
7 9 (4.11%) Nokia
7 9 (4.11%) Juniper
7 9 (4.11%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.20%) SAP
9 5 (2.28%) IBM
10 4 (1.83%) Apple
11 2 (0.91%) Cognos
11 2 (0.91%) Tableau
12 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.46%) ArcSight
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 32,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits.
Posted: 16 days ago