The first 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 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 Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 29 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 13.06% 21.13% 13.73%
As % of the General category 40.85% 81.08% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 22
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £70,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
71 37 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 31.98% 26.06% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 35 44
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
Essex

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 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Colchester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (54.00%) Project Management
2 14 (28.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.00%) SLA
3 13 (26.00%) Problem Management
4 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (22.00%) ITIL
6 10 (20.00%) SQL
7 8 (16.00%) SAP
7 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
7 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (16.00%) Degree
8 7 (14.00%) Publishing
8 7 (14.00%) Windows
8 7 (14.00%) .NET
8 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (14.00%) APMP
8 7 (14.00%) Change Control
9 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 5 (10.00%) Time Management
10 5 (10.00%) Guidewire
11 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
11 4 (8.00%) Citrix
11 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (6.00%) Business Development
12 3 (6.00%) Active Directory

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (4.00%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.00%) assyst
2 2 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (4.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.00%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (14.00%) Publishing
2 2 (4.00%) Law
2 2 (4.00%) Billing
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 8 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (14.00%) Service Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Business Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.00%) Account Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Development Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) Developer
8 2 (4.00%) IT Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) EDI
2 2 (4.00%) WinForms
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Project Management
2 14 (28.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (26.00%) Problem Management
4 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (22.00%) ITIL
6 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (14.00%) Change Control
8 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Time Management
10 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.00%) Business Development
11 3 (6.00%) CRM
12 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
12 2 (4.00%) Change Management
12 2 (4.00%) ERP
12 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (4.00%) ITSM
13 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
13 1 (2.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.00%) C#
2 2 (4.00%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (14.00%) APMP
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ACCA
3 1 (2.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
1 2 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) SAP
3 5 (10.00%) Guidewire
4 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) Symantec
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago