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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 74 74 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 39.36% 29.02% 33.21%
As % of the General category 83.15% 63.25% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 68 67 74
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £53,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
89 117 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 47.34% 45.88% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 97 113
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 June 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 49 (41.88%) SQL
2 47 (40.17%) C#
3 46 (39.32%) .NET
4 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
6 33 (28.21%) MS Excel
6 33 (28.21%) MVC
7 30 (25.64%) JavaScript
8 27 (23.08%) jQuery
9 25 (21.37%) Computer Science
10 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
11 23 (19.66%) Degree
12 22 (18.80%) SDLC
13 20 (17.09%) CSS
14 19 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (16.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (14.53%) MCPD
15 17 (14.53%) MCSD
16 13 (11.11%) Visual Studio
16 13 (11.11%) Project Management
16 13 (11.11%) CSS3
16 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (10.26%) Mentoring
17 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (10.26%) PRINCE2
18 11 (9.40%) T-SQL
19 10 (8.55%) Cisco
19 10 (8.55%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (4.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.42%) CMS
4 2 (1.71%) SAS
4 2 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.85%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.56%) MS Project
3 3 (2.56%) MS Office
4 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.71%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.84%) VoIP
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) DHCP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.27%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.71%) NUnit
4 1 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.85%) MSTest
General
1 10 (8.55%) Retail
2 4 (3.42%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.71%) Legal
3 2 (1.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (47.86%) Developer
2 26 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 22 (18.80%) Analyst
4 17 (14.53%) C# Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 12 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (9.40%) Project Manager
8 10 (8.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.84%) NOC Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.84%) .NET Applications Developer
11 7 (5.98%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (5.98%) Data Analyst
12 6 (5.13%) Test Analyst
13 5 (4.27%) Data Quality Analyst
13 5 (4.27%) PMO Analyst
13 5 (4.27%) SharePoint Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (39.32%) .NET
2 39 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 27 (23.08%) jQuery
4 20 (17.09%) CSS
5 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (11.11%) CSS3
6 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (8.55%) HTML
8 8 (6.84%) LINQ
9 6 (5.13%) XML
10 5 (4.27%) WCF
10 5 (4.27%) Web Services
11 2 (1.71%) ADO.NET
11 2 (1.71%) WPF
12 1 (0.85%) HTML5
12 1 (0.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.37%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.71%) Replication
3 2 (1.71%) PMI
3 2 (1.71%) Social Media
4 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.98%) Windows
2 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.56%) UNIX
2 3 (2.56%) Solaris
3 2 (1.71%) Linux
3 2 (1.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) MVC
3 22 (18.80%) SDLC
4 13 (11.11%) Project Management
5 12 (10.26%) Mentoring
5 12 (10.26%) PRINCE2
6 10 (8.55%) OO
7 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.84%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.98%) OOP
9 7 (5.98%) Workflow
10 6 (5.13%) Validation
10 6 (5.13%) CRM
10 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (5.13%) Test Strategy
11 5 (4.27%) System Testing
11 5 (4.27%) Investment Management
11 5 (4.27%) Service Management
11 5 (4.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (41.88%) SQL
2 47 (40.17%) C#
3 30 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.40%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.13%) VB6
5 6 (5.13%) VB
5 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.27%) C
7 4 (3.42%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.42%) Java
7 4 (3.42%) COBOL
8 1 (0.85%) sed
8 1 (0.85%) Korn
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (19.66%) Degree
2 19 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (14.53%) MCPD
3 17 (14.53%) MCSD
4 8 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.84%) CCNA
5 6 (5.13%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.71%) MCSA
6 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.71%) VCP5
7 1 (0.85%) HND
7 1 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
2 4 (3.42%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.71%) vSphere
2 1 (0.85%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) WSUS
1 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.55%) Cisco
3 3 (2.56%) Brocade
4 2 (1.71%) VMware
4 2 (1.71%) Dell
4 2 (1.71%) EMC
4 2 (1.71%) NetApp
4 2 (1.71%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.71%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.85%) Avaya
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