The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 36 105 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 18.09% 34.88% 23.39%
As % of the General category 45.00% 69.54% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 96 97
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
London

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

General Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
80 151 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.20% 50.17% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 59 138 179
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,375
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Finance
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Finance Salary Trend in Croydon

Finance
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 40 (47.06%) .NET
2 38 (44.71%) SQL
2 38 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (41.18%) C#
4 32 (37.65%) MVC
5 30 (35.29%) ASP.NET
6 28 (32.94%) JavaScript
6 28 (32.94%) jQuery
7 23 (27.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 22 (25.88%) MS Excel
9 21 (24.71%) CSS
10 20 (23.53%) MCSD
10 20 (23.53%) T-SQL
10 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (23.53%) MCPD
10 20 (23.53%) CSS3
11 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (12.94%) HTML
15 10 (11.76%) Automated Testing
15 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
16 9 (10.59%) Visual Studio
17 8 (9.41%) Validation
17 8 (9.41%) TDD
17 8 (9.41%) ISTQB
17 8 (9.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 8 (9.41%) Test Strategy
17 8 (9.41%) Computer Science

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
1 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (5.88%) IIS
3 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.53%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
3 5 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Intranet
1 3 (3.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.53%) MySQL
5 3 (3.53%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (2.35%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.71%) Subversion
2 4 (4.71%) Maven
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 4 (4.71%) Hudson
2 4 (4.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.71%) Ant
3 2 (2.35%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (2.35%) Selenium
3 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.35%) Legal
2 2 (2.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (45.88%) Developer
2 24 (28.24%) .NET Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) DBA
6 6 (7.06%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
7 5 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.71%) Build Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (47.06%) .NET
2 30 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 28 (32.94%) jQuery
4 23 (27.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 21 (24.71%) CSS
6 20 (23.53%) CSS3
7 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (12.94%) HTML
9 7 (8.24%) HTML5
9 7 (8.24%) XML
10 5 (5.88%) LINQ
11 4 (4.71%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (4.71%) Middleware
12 3 (3.53%) LAMP
12 3 (3.53%) Classic ASP
12 3 (3.53%) Symfony
12 3 (3.53%) CakePHP
13 2 (2.35%) Web Services
14 1 (1.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.18%) Open Source
3 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) MVC
3 10 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 8 (9.41%) TDD
4 8 (9.41%) Validation
4 8 (9.41%) Test Strategy
5 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.24%) Project Management
5 7 (8.24%) Change Control
6 6 (7.06%) OO
6 6 (7.06%) CRM
7 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.88%) OOP
7 5 (5.88%) Change Management
8 4 (4.71%) Workflow
8 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.71%) Release Management
8 4 (4.71%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.71%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.71%) SQL
2 35 (41.18%) C#
3 28 (32.94%) JavaScript
4 20 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.71%) C
6 3 (3.53%) PHP
6 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.35%) Java
7 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) MCSD
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (23.53%) MCPD
2 8 (9.41%) ISTQB
2 8 (9.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (8.24%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.18%) HND
5 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.35%) QA
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) CA
4 3 (3.53%) Zend
5 2 (2.35%) Sybase
6 1 (1.18%) Avaya
6 1 (1.18%) Retek
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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