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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 24 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 15 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.57% 11.98% 17.03%
As % of the General category 26.32% 35.80% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 28
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £34,900 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
57 81 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 32.57% 33.47% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 36 75 40
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Colchester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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%) MS Office
2 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 15 (37.50%) Citrix
3 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (27.50%) Project Management
5 9 (22.50%) Windows
6 8 (20.00%) MCSA
6 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (20.00%) VoIP
6 8 (20.00%) CISSP
6 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (20.00%) ITIL
6 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Line Management
7 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (15.00%) Marketing
8 6 (15.00%) Document Management
8 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
8 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.50%) CRM
10 3 (7.50%) QA
10 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
10 3 (7.50%) Black-Box Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
1 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) MS Office
2 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) DBA
4 6 (15.00%) Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Administrator
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Database Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior DBA
5 5 (12.50%) Database Developer
6 4 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) IT Support
7 3 (7.50%) Software Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Implementation Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Financial Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Project Management
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 7 (17.50%) Line Management
4 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.00%) Document Management
5 5 (12.50%) CRM
6 3 (7.50%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) People Management
8 1 (2.50%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (2.50%) BDD
8 1 (2.50%) Database Security
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Management
8 1 (2.50%) Kanban
8 1 (2.50%) Product Management
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.50%) C#
1 3 (7.50%) VB
2 2 (5.00%) COBOL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) MCSA
1 8 (20.00%) CISSP
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.50%) Brocade
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) CommVault
3 1 (2.50%) HP
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