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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 76 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 27.44% 26.18% 13.89%
As % of the General category 56.72% 51.02% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 65 39 38
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £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
134 98 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 48.38% 51.31% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 115 81 104
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 29 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 53 (41.41%) Windows
2 49 (38.28%) SQL Server
3 47 (36.72%) SQL
4 40 (31.25%) .NET
4 40 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 39 (30.47%) ASP.NET
6 38 (29.69%) C#
7 37 (28.91%) MS Excel
7 37 (28.91%) Telecoms
8 34 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (25.00%) CSS
9 32 (25.00%) XML
10 29 (22.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (21.88%) HTML
12 26 (20.31%) JavaScript
13 23 (17.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (17.19%) Mobile App
15 21 (16.41%) Mobile Application Development
15 21 (16.41%) Relational Database
15 21 (16.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (16.41%) XPath
15 21 (16.41%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 21 (16.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 21 (16.41%) XQuery
15 21 (16.41%) SMTP
15 21 (16.41%) FTP
16 18 (14.06%) Management Information System
17 16 (12.50%) Project Management
18 12 (9.38%) ITIL
18 12 (9.38%) Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (4.69%) IIS
2 3 (2.34%) Node.js
3 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 37 (28.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.56%) MS Project
3 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.41%) SMTP
1 21 (16.41%) FTP
2 6 (4.69%) Internet
3 5 (3.91%) Firewall
4 4 (3.13%) MPLS
5 3 (2.34%) BGP
5 3 (2.34%) EIGRP
5 3 (2.34%) LAN
5 3 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (38.28%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (16.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (16.41%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 37 (28.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
3 2 (1.56%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (33.59%) Developer
2 33 (25.78%) .NET Developer
3 30 (23.44%) Analyst
4 23 (17.97%) Software Developer
5 22 (17.19%) .NET Software Developer
6 17 (13.28%) Architect
7 12 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 12 (9.38%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Support Analyst
9 9 (7.03%) Consultant
9 9 (7.03%) Senior Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (5.47%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.69%) IT Architect
11 6 (4.69%) AS400 Support
11 6 (4.69%) IT Consultant
12 5 (3.91%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.25%) .NET
2 39 (30.47%) ASP.NET
3 32 (25.00%) CSS
3 32 (25.00%) XML
4 28 (21.88%) HTML
5 21 (16.41%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.69%) WCF
8 5 (3.91%) HTML5
8 5 (3.91%) XSL
8 5 (3.91%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (3.13%) jQuery
10 3 (2.34%) RESTful
10 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.34%) CSS3
11 2 (1.56%) Ajax
11 2 (1.56%) Web Services
12 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.19%) Mobile App
2 18 (14.06%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.47%) PMI
5 6 (4.69%) AS400
5 6 (4.69%) LPAR
6 4 (3.13%) Data Conversion
6 4 (3.13%) iSeries
6 4 (3.13%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.34%) Social Network
8 2 (1.56%) VHDL
8 2 (1.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.78%) Social Media
9 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 53 (41.41%) Windows
2 34 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (17.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (8.59%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.91%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.56%) UNIX
8 2 (1.56%) Linux
9 1 (0.78%) Solaris
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.41%) Mobile Application Development
2 16 (12.50%) Project Management
3 12 (9.38%) ITIL
4 10 (7.81%) Risk Management
4 10 (7.81%) Business Analysis
5 9 (7.03%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.25%) CRM
6 8 (6.25%) MVC
7 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.47%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (5.47%) Scrum
8 6 (4.69%) Service Management
9 5 (3.91%) Workflow
9 5 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (3.91%) Regression Testing
9 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.91%) Network Design
9 5 (3.91%) Data Protection
9 5 (3.91%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (3.13%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (36.72%) SQL
2 38 (29.69%) C#
3 26 (20.31%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.41%) XQuery
4 21 (16.41%) XPath
5 7 (5.47%) Java
6 4 (3.13%) C
6 4 (3.13%) COBOL
7 3 (2.34%) Ruby
8 2 (1.56%) VBA
8 2 (1.56%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.56%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.56%) C++
8 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 7 (5.47%) ISEB
2 7 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (5.47%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.69%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) CCNA
4 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) ACCA
5 1 (0.78%) CIMA
5 1 (0.78%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) SLA
2 6 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (16.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.69%) Oracle
3 4 (3.13%) Cisco
3 4 (3.13%) IBM
4 3 (2.34%) Citrix
4 3 (2.34%) Juniper
4 3 (2.34%) Nokia
4 3 (2.34%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.34%) Facebook
4 3 (2.34%) Twitter
5 2 (1.56%) VMware
5 2 (1.56%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.56%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Sage
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