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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 116 64 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.43% 20.06% 15.07%
As % of the General category 64.80% 52.03% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 106 52 27
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £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
179 123 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.59% 38.56% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 160 99 68
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £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 1 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 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 90 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 87 (33.59%) SQL
3 84 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 57 (22.01%) .NET
5 56 (21.62%) XML
6 51 (19.69%) Windows
7 44 (16.99%) MS Excel
8 42 (16.22%) Client/Server
8 42 (16.22%) Coaching
9 41 (15.83%) T-SQL
9 41 (15.83%) C#
10 39 (15.06%) IIS
11 38 (14.67%) Performance Testing
11 38 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 37 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 36 (13.90%) HTML
13 36 (13.90%) ITIL
14 35 (13.51%) Web Services
14 35 (13.51%) JavaScript
14 35 (13.51%) ASP.NET
15 31 (11.97%) Data Modelling
15 31 (11.97%) MVC
16 30 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
17 29 (11.20%) Data Protection
18 27 (10.42%) Cisco
18 27 (10.42%) UNIX
18 27 (10.42%) Oracle
18 27 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
19 26 (10.04%) DHCP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 39 (15.06%) IIS
2 5 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.16%) JBoss
3 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.16%) Mule
3 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.16%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.39%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (16.99%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.88%) MS Office
3 20 (7.72%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (4.63%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (6.56%) Changepoint
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle SCM
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.16%) SaaS
1 3 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.04%) DHCP
1 26 (10.04%) DNS
2 24 (9.27%) TCP/IP
3 23 (8.88%) VPN
4 15 (5.79%) Firewall
5 8 (3.09%) MPLS
5 8 (3.09%) BGP
5 8 (3.09%) EIGRP
5 8 (3.09%) LAN
5 8 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.93%) SMTP
7 4 (1.54%) Internet
8 3 (1.16%) FTP
9 2 (0.77%) HTTP
9 2 (0.77%) SMPP
10 1 (0.39%) SSL
10 1 (0.39%) LDAP
10 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.39%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 27 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
6 19 (7.34%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (6.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 17 (6.56%) Oracle9i Database
7 17 (6.56%) OLAP
7 17 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (6.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 17 (6.56%) Oracle Database
8 16 (6.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (4.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (3.47%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.16%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (10.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.16%) IntelliJ
5 3 (1.16%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.16%) MSI
5 3 (1.16%) InstallShield
5 3 (1.16%) JIRA
5 3 (1.16%) JUnit
5 3 (1.16%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.77%) ERwin
7 1 (0.39%) Selenium
7 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.25%) Banking
3 5 (1.93%) Retail
4 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.16%) Marketing
5 3 (1.16%) Electronics
6 2 (0.77%) Avionics
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Front Office
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (31.27%) Analyst
2 55 (21.24%) Developer
3 29 (11.20%) Business Analyst
4 26 (10.04%) DBA
5 25 (9.65%) SQL DBA
6 21 (8.11%) Support Specialist
7 20 (7.72%) Test Analyst
8 18 (6.95%) Project Manager
9 16 (6.18%) Architect
9 16 (6.18%) .NET Developer
10 15 (5.79%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.41%) Software Developer
12 13 (5.02%) Consultant
12 13 (5.02%) Senior Developer
12 13 (5.02%) Wintel Support
12 13 (5.02%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (4.63%) SQL Server DBA
13 12 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (4.25%) OBIEE Developer
15 9 (3.47%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (22.01%) .NET
2 56 (21.62%) XML
3 36 (13.90%) HTML
4 35 (13.51%) ASP.NET
4 35 (13.51%) Web Services
5 23 (8.88%) .NET Framework
6 22 (8.49%) WSDL
7 20 (7.72%) XML Schema
8 18 (6.95%) XSLT
9 17 (6.56%) XSL
10 16 (6.18%) XHTML
10 16 (6.18%) LINQ
10 16 (6.18%) COM+
11 15 (5.79%) Software Packaging
12 14 (5.41%) jQuery
12 14 (5.41%) COM
13 13 (5.02%) CSS
14 11 (4.25%) WCF
15 10 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (3.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.22%) Client/Server
2 26 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 14 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.93%) AS400
5 5 (1.93%) iSeries
5 5 (1.93%) LPAR
6 4 (1.54%) User Experience
7 3 (1.16%) CMDB
7 3 (1.16%) DTV
8 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.39%) Social Media
9 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.69%) Windows
2 27 (10.42%) UNIX
3 26 (10.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.63%) Windows 2000 Server
4 12 (4.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.22%) Coaching
2 38 (14.67%) Performance Testing
3 36 (13.90%) ITIL
4 31 (11.97%) Data Modelling
4 31 (11.97%) MVC
5 29 (11.20%) Data Protection
6 26 (10.04%) Project Management
6 26 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (10.04%) SDLC
6 26 (10.04%) Mentoring
7 24 (9.27%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (8.11%) Systems Analysis
10 20 (7.72%) ERP
10 20 (7.72%) Test Scripting
10 20 (7.72%) Load Testing
10 20 (7.72%) Test Strategy
10 20 (7.72%) Analytics
11 19 (7.34%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 87 (33.59%) SQL
2 41 (15.83%) T-SQL
2 41 (15.83%) C#
3 35 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.49%) VB
5 17 (6.56%) Shell Script
5 17 (6.56%) VB6
5 17 (6.56%) C++
5 17 (6.56%) PHP
6 16 (6.18%) Java
7 5 (1.93%) COBOL
7 5 (1.93%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.16%) Python
8 3 (1.16%) Ruby
8 3 (1.16%) VBScript
8 3 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.77%) XPath
9 2 (0.77%) XQuery
10 1 (0.39%) Perl
10 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.88%) MCSE
2 23 (8.88%) MCSA
3 14 (5.41%) ISEB
4 12 (4.63%) Degree
5 8 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.09%) CCNA
6 7 (2.70%) MCSD
7 3 (1.16%) Postgraduate
7 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.39%) PMP
9 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.39%) GCIH
9 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.41%) SLA
2 6 (2.32%) QA
System Software
1 23 (8.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 23 (8.88%) XenApp
2 20 (7.72%) BitLocker
2 20 (7.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 84 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.42%) Cisco
2 27 (10.42%) Oracle
3 23 (8.88%) Citrix
3 23 (8.88%) Remedy
4 17 (6.56%) Informatica
5 15 (5.79%) Sophos
6 9 (3.47%) CheckPoint
6 9 (3.47%) Juniper
7 8 (3.09%) Nokia
8 6 (2.32%) SAP
9 5 (1.93%) IBM
10 3 (1.16%) Apple
11 2 (0.77%) Cognos
11 2 (0.77%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.77%) Tableau
12 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.39%) VMware
12 1 (0.39%) ION Trading
12 1 (0.39%) ArcSight
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £3000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 38,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 32,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago