The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 18 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 16 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 12.21% 8.81% 13.08%
As % of the General category 48.48% 30.43% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 26
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,250 £25,148
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Finance
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region.

General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 46 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 25.19% 28.93% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 54
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,800 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Finance
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Colchester region.

Finance Salary Trend in Colchester

Finance
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Colchester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 16 (40.00%) Project Management
2 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (25.00%) Java
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (25.00%) APMP
4 9 (22.50%) Problem Management
4 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
4 9 (22.50%) JBoss
4 9 (22.50%) .NET
5 8 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (20.00%) IIS
5 8 (20.00%) MS Office
5 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (20.00%) Validation
6 7 (17.50%) Web Analytics
6 7 (17.50%) Citrix
6 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (17.50%) Software AG
6 7 (17.50%) webMethods
6 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.50%) Windows
6 7 (17.50%) SOA
6 7 (17.50%) Analytics
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 5 (12.50%) Google
7 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 5 (12.50%) Google Analytics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 8 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (5.00%) Maven
1 2 (5.00%) Ant
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.00%) Gradle
2 1 (2.50%) JMeter
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.50%) Back Office
1 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Project Manager
3 11 (27.50%) Support Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (17.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Applications Support
6 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) IT Support
8 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Business Project Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) ITIL Change Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) JSON
2 2 (5.00%) RESTful
2 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.00%) JMS
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) J2EE
2 2 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Project Management
2 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (22.50%) Problem Management
4 8 (20.00%) Validation
5 7 (17.50%) Web Analytics
5 7 (17.50%) SOA
5 7 (17.50%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.00%) Document Management
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.00%) MVVM
9 2 (5.00%) Migration
9 2 (5.00%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Java
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (25.00%) APMP
3 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (7.50%) MCSA
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) JBoss
2 7 (17.50%) Citrix
2 7 (17.50%) Software AG
2 7 (17.50%) webMethods
3 5 (12.50%) Google
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 29k per year
Posted: 3 days ago