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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 90 76 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.52% 28.15% 26.18%
As % of the General category 52.63% 57.58% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 85 65 39
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £50,000
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
171 132 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.29% 48.89% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 150 113 81
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 77 (35.98%) SQL
2 74 (34.58%) Microsoft
3 63 (29.44%) SQL Server
4 53 (24.77%) .NET
5 51 (23.83%) XML
6 47 (21.96%) MS Excel
7 43 (20.09%) C#
8 37 (17.29%) Web Services
8 37 (17.29%) Windows
9 36 (16.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 33 (15.42%) ASP.NET
10 33 (15.42%) HTML
10 33 (15.42%) MVC
11 32 (14.95%) JavaScript
12 29 (13.55%) Client/Server
13 28 (13.08%) T-SQL
13 28 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (12.62%) SDLC
14 27 (12.62%) IIS
14 27 (12.62%) ITIL
14 27 (12.62%) SLA
14 27 (12.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 26 (12.15%) Project Management
15 26 (12.15%) MS Office
15 26 (12.15%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (12.15%) Performance Testing
16 25 (11.68%) Coaching
17 24 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (10.75%) WSDL
18 23 (10.75%) Mentoring

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (12.62%) IIS
2 12 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.27%) Mule
3 7 (3.27%) Mule ESB
4 6 (2.80%) JBoss
4 6 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.87%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 47 (21.96%) MS Excel
2 26 (12.15%) MS Office
3 21 (9.81%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (6.54%) MS Visio
5 10 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (7.01%) Changepoint
2 6 (2.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (2.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (2.34%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (2.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle SCM
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.80%) SaaS
2 6 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.87%) Office 365
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.88%) DHCP
1 19 (8.88%) DNS
2 17 (7.94%) TCP/IP
3 16 (7.48%) VPN
4 12 (5.61%) SMTP
4 12 (5.61%) Firewall
5 9 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (4.21%) MPLS
5 9 (4.21%) BGP
5 9 (4.21%) EIGRP
5 9 (4.21%) LAN
6 8 (3.74%) FTP
6 8 (3.74%) HTTP
6 8 (3.74%) SMPP
7 5 (2.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (29.44%) SQL Server
2 36 (16.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (12.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (7.01%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (6.07%) Relational Database
7 12 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.80%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.80%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.34%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (2.34%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 26 (12.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (7.48%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (2.80%) JUnit
4 6 (2.80%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (2.80%) IntelliJ
4 6 (2.80%) JIRA
5 3 (1.40%) Selenium
5 3 (1.40%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.40%) MSI
5 3 (1.40%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.93%) ERwin
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.74%) Retail
3 6 (2.80%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.80%) Electronics
3 6 (2.80%) Marketing
4 3 (1.40%) Banking
5 2 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Front Office
6 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 74 (34.58%) Analyst
2 45 (21.03%) Developer
3 25 (11.68%) Business Analyst
4 22 (10.28%) Software Developer
5 20 (9.35%) Support Specialist
6 18 (8.41%) DBA
6 18 (8.41%) SQL DBA
7 16 (7.48%) Senior Developer
8 15 (7.01%) .NET Developer
9 13 (6.07%) C# Developer
9 13 (6.07%) Architect
10 12 (5.61%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (5.14%) Wintel Support
11 11 (5.14%) Applications Support
12 10 (4.67%) Service Analyst
12 10 (4.67%) Project Manager
12 10 (4.67%) Test Analyst
13 9 (4.21%) Support Analyst
13 9 (4.21%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.77%) .NET
2 51 (23.83%) XML
3 37 (17.29%) Web Services
4 33 (15.42%) HTML
4 33 (15.42%) ASP.NET
5 23 (10.75%) WSDL
6 18 (8.41%) .NET Framework
6 18 (8.41%) jQuery
7 15 (7.01%) XML Schema
7 15 (7.01%) CSS
8 14 (6.54%) SOAP
9 13 (6.07%) XSLT
9 13 (6.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (5.61%) XSL
11 11 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (5.14%) XHTML
11 11 (5.14%) COM+
11 11 (5.14%) LINQ
12 10 (4.67%) Software Packaging
13 8 (3.74%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.55%) Client/Server
2 28 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.74%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.74%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (3.74%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.80%) DTV
6 5 (2.34%) AS400
6 5 (2.34%) iSeries
6 5 (2.34%) LPAR
7 3 (1.40%) CMDB
7 3 (1.40%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.29%) Windows
2 21 (9.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (7.01%) Linux
5 12 (5.61%) Windows 2000 Server
6 11 (5.14%) UNIX
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (15.42%) MVC
2 27 (12.62%) ITIL
2 27 (12.62%) SDLC
3 26 (12.15%) Project Management
3 26 (12.15%) Performance Testing
4 25 (11.68%) Coaching
5 24 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (10.75%) Mentoring
7 22 (10.28%) Change Management
8 21 (9.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (8.88%) Systems Analysis
10 18 (8.41%) Service Delivery
10 18 (8.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (7.94%) Data Protection
12 16 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (7.01%) Load Testing
14 13 (6.07%) Test Scripting
15 12 (5.61%) Test Strategy
15 12 (5.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (35.98%) SQL
2 43 (20.09%) C#
3 32 (14.95%) JavaScript
4 28 (13.08%) T-SQL
5 21 (9.81%) Java
6 18 (8.41%) VB
7 12 (5.61%) PHP
7 12 (5.61%) VB6
8 11 (5.14%) C++
9 8 (3.74%) XPath
9 8 (3.74%) XQuery
10 6 (2.80%) Ruby
10 6 (2.80%) Python
11 5 (2.34%) COBOL
11 5 (2.34%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.87%) VBScript
12 4 (1.87%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (7.48%) MCSE
2 16 (7.48%) MCSA
3 11 (5.14%) ISEB
4 9 (4.21%) CCNA
4 9 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.80%) Degree
6 5 (2.34%) MCSD
6 5 (2.34%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.47%) CISA
9 1 (0.47%) CISM
9 1 (0.47%) CISSP
9 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.62%) SLA
2 8 (3.74%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 16 (7.48%) XenApp
3 15 (7.01%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 74 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.35%) Cisco
3 16 (7.48%) Citrix
3 16 (7.48%) Remedy
4 10 (4.67%) Sophos
5 9 (4.21%) Nokia
5 9 (4.21%) CheckPoint
5 9 (4.21%) Juniper
5 9 (4.21%) Oracle
6 8 (3.74%) SAP
7 6 (2.80%) Apple
8 5 (2.34%) IBM
9 2 (0.93%) Cognos
9 2 (0.93%) Informatica
9 2 (0.93%) Tableau
10 1 (0.47%) Dell
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Incentive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
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