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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 23 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 12 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.05% 16.99% 11.16%
As % of the General category 34.29% 45.61% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 22
Average salary £39,250 £52,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.23% +44.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £38,500 £25,030
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £65,000 £45,000
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
35 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 23.49% 37.25% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 56
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
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 22 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Colchester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 21 (53.85%) Project Management
2 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 13 (33.33%) APMP
3 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
3 7 (17.95%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
4 6 (15.38%) MS Office
4 6 (15.38%) Windows
4 6 (15.38%) Degree
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
6 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
6 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.26%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) .NET
7 3 (7.69%) JBoss
7 3 (7.69%) MCSA
7 3 (7.69%) VoIP
7 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) assyst
2 1 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) ReSharper
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
1 2 (5.13%) Ant
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Gradle
2 1 (2.56%) JMeter
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
1 1 (2.56%) Back Office
1 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
1 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Project Manager
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Business Project Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Business Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) JSON
2 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.13%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) JMS
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) WPF
2 2 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Project Management
2 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.38%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) ITSM
6 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.13%) Document Management
7 2 (5.13%) Validation
7 2 (5.13%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Change Management
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) TDD
7 2 (5.13%) OOP
7 2 (5.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
2 4 (10.26%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 13 (33.33%) APMP
2 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) MCSA
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Citrix
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.56%) Software AG
4 1 (2.56%) NetApp
4 1 (2.56%) webMethods
4 1 (2.56%) Google
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