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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 27 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 19.01% 13.89% 26.87%
As % of the General category 49.09% 33.90% 58.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 34
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £36,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
55 59 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 38.73% 40.97% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 58
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 27 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Colchester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (43.75%) MS Office
1 21 (43.75%) Citrix
2 20 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
4 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
5 16 (33.33%) Degree
6 15 (31.25%) Validation
7 13 (27.08%) Java
8 12 (25.00%) Windows
9 11 (22.92%) ITIL
9 11 (22.92%) MCSA
9 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
9 11 (22.92%) VoIP
9 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
10 10 (20.83%) JBoss
10 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
11 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
11 9 (18.75%) Analytics
11 9 (18.75%) Web Analytics
11 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.75%) SQL
11 9 (18.75%) .NET
11 9 (18.75%) IIS
11 9 (18.75%) SOA
11 9 (18.75%) Software AG
11 9 (18.75%) webMethods
12 8 (16.67%) Blackberry
12 8 (16.67%) Incident Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (20.83%) JBoss
3 9 (18.75%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
Applications
1 21 (43.75%) MS Office
2 17 (35.42%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) VoIP
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) JMeter
1 6 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.08%) Gradle
2 1 (2.08%) Maven
2 1 (2.08%) Ant
General
1 6 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 3 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Analyst
2 24 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Service Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Applications Support
5 6 (12.50%) DBA
5 6 (12.50%) Developer
5 6 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) IT Support
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Database Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior DBA
6 5 (10.42%) Database Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) JMS
2 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Validation
2 11 (22.92%) ITIL
3 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 9 (18.75%) SOA
4 9 (18.75%) Web Analytics
4 9 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 9 (18.75%) Analytics
5 8 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 8 (16.67%) Document Management
5 8 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 6 (12.50%) Test Planning
7 5 (10.42%) Line Management
8 4 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Scrum
9 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.25%) CRM
9 3 (6.25%) Manual Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) Java
2 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
2 11 (22.92%) MCSA
2 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Citrix
2 9 (18.75%) Software AG
2 9 (18.75%) webMethods
3 7 (14.58%) Google
4 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) CommVault
6 1 (2.08%) Brocade
6 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
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Posted: 6 days ago
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