The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 15 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing Finance 51 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.83% 7.73% 12.09%
As % of the General category 42.86% 24.00% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 34
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
119 75 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.59% 32.19% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 102 69 98
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
Gloucestershire

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 18 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 47 (43.52%) SQL Server
2 44 (40.74%) .NET
2 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET
2 44 (40.74%) C#
3 42 (38.89%) MVC
4 33 (30.56%) HTML
5 32 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (28.70%) CSS
7 30 (27.78%) SQL
7 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (26.85%) Windows
8 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
9 28 (25.93%) MS Excel
10 27 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 27 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (24.07%) WCF
12 23 (21.30%) Relational Database
13 20 (18.52%) Linux
13 20 (18.52%) TDD
13 20 (18.52%) Ruby
13 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 20 (18.52%) Social Network
13 20 (18.52%) Facebook
13 20 (18.52%) Twitter
13 20 (18.52%) Web Application Development
13 20 (18.52%) NoSQL
13 20 (18.52%) Node.js
13 20 (18.52%) BDD
13 20 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (18.52%) Node.js
2 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.48%) MS Office
3 3 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.78%) MS Project
3 3 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.04%) SMTP
1 13 (12.04%) FTP
2 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.41%) Network Security
4 4 (3.70%) Firewall
4 4 (3.70%) Internet
5 3 (2.78%) HTTP
5 3 (2.78%) SMPP
6 1 (0.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.52%) SQL Server
2 27 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (21.30%) Relational Database
4 20 (18.52%) NoSQL
4 20 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (10.19%) MySQL
6 11 (10.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 15 (13.89%) Marketing
3 2 (1.85%) Banking
3 2 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (52.78%) Developer
2 43 (39.81%) .NET Developer
3 21 (19.44%) Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) Software Developer
5 12 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 12 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 12 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 12 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (10.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (10.19%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 11 (10.19%) Senior PHP Developer
7 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) Information Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) Security Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) Information Security Analyst
9 7 (6.48%) Server Administrator
9 7 (6.48%) Linux Administrator
10 5 (4.63%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (40.74%) .NET
1 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET
2 33 (30.56%) HTML
3 31 (28.70%) CSS
4 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (24.07%) WCF
6 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 20 (18.52%) RESTful
7 19 (17.59%) HTML5
8 13 (12.04%) XML
9 12 (11.11%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 11 (10.19%) Zend Framework
10 11 (10.19%) Dojo
10 11 (10.19%) LAMP
11 7 (6.48%) jQuery
12 6 (5.56%) CSS3
13 3 (2.78%) WPF
14 2 (1.85%) Web Services
14 2 (1.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (18.52%) Social Network
3 14 (12.96%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.63%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.70%) PMI
6 4 (3.70%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.93%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.85%) Windows
2 20 (18.52%) Linux
3 16 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.78%) Debian
8 2 (1.85%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (1.85%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) MVC
2 20 (18.52%) TDD
2 20 (18.52%) Web Application Development
2 20 (18.52%) BDD
3 14 (12.96%) Information Security
4 13 (12.04%) OO
5 12 (11.11%) OOP
5 12 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 11 (10.19%) RAD
7 7 (6.48%) Security Testing
7 7 (6.48%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (6.48%) Business Analysis
7 7 (6.48%) Data Security
7 7 (6.48%) Project Management
8 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.70%) CRM
9 4 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (2.78%) Build Automation
10 3 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.74%) C#
2 30 (27.78%) SQL
3 27 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.52%) Ruby
5 12 (11.11%) XQuery
5 12 (11.11%) PHP
5 12 (11.11%) XPath
6 5 (4.63%) VB
7 3 (2.78%) VBA
7 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.85%) XAML
8 2 (1.85%) C
9 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Degree
2 10 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.56%) CISSP
4 5 (4.63%) CISA
4 5 (4.63%) CISM
5 4 (3.70%) ISEB
5 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.93%) vSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.52%) Facebook
2 20 (18.52%) Twitter
3 11 (10.19%) Zend
4 5 (4.63%) VMware
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle
5 2 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) NetApp