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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 55 61 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.74% 26.41% 36.20%
As % of the General category 79.71% 58.65% 73.39%
Number of salaries quoted 55 51 60
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,750
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
69 104 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 41.07% 45.02% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 60 82 88
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 September 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 54 (41.86%) SQL
1 54 (41.86%) .NET
2 49 (37.98%) C#
3 46 (35.66%) ASP.NET
4 44 (34.11%) SQL Server
5 39 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (24.81%) JavaScript
7 31 (24.03%) Degree
8 30 (23.26%) Computer Science
9 28 (21.71%) SDLC
10 26 (20.16%) MS Excel
11 20 (15.50%) HTML
11 20 (15.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (13.95%) jQuery
13 17 (13.18%) CSS
13 17 (13.18%) Windows
13 17 (13.18%) MVC
14 16 (12.40%) Project Management
14 16 (12.40%) Visual Studio
15 13 (10.08%) Mentoring
16 12 (9.30%) VB
16 12 (9.30%) Microsoft
16 12 (9.30%) VB6
17 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (8.53%) Web Services
17 11 (8.53%) PRINCE2
17 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (7.75%) VB.NET
18 10 (7.75%) Cisco
19 9 (6.98%) Cisco Certification

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.20%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (6.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (4.65%) CMS
4 4 (3.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.33%) IIS
5 3 (2.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (20.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.10%) MS Project
2 4 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.33%) MS Office
3 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Lawson
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) VoIP
2 2 (1.55%) SAN
3 1 (0.78%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) OSPF
3 1 (0.78%) SSH
3 1 (0.78%) VLAN
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (34.11%) SQL Server
2 20 (15.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.20%) PerformancePoint
3 8 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.55%) NUnit
3 1 (0.78%) Selenium
3 1 (0.78%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) MSTest
3 1 (0.78%) JUnit
General
1 6 (4.65%) Retail
2 5 (3.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Back Office
4 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (48.84%) Developer
2 25 (19.38%) Analyst
3 16 (12.40%) .NET Developer
4 15 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 11 (8.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (7.75%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.75%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Applications Support
8 8 (6.20%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (6.20%) NOC Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Applications Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Programmer
10 6 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) Quality Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.88%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (3.88%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.88%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (41.86%) .NET
2 46 (35.66%) ASP.NET
3 20 (15.50%) HTML
4 18 (13.95%) jQuery
5 17 (13.18%) CSS
6 11 (8.53%) Web Services
6 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.20%) XML
7 8 (6.20%) LINQ
8 7 (5.43%) WCF
9 4 (3.10%) ADO.NET
10 2 (1.55%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.78%) Java EE
11 1 (0.78%) Swing
11 1 (0.78%) Spring
11 1 (0.78%) Ajax
11 1 (0.78%) J2EE
11 1 (0.78%) JDBC
11 1 (0.78%) SOAP
11 1 (0.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.33%) Replication
3 3 (2.33%) Social Media
3 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.55%) User Experience
4 2 (1.55%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.55%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.78%) PMI
5 1 (0.78%) AS400
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.18%) Windows
2 8 (6.20%) UNIX
3 5 (3.88%) Linux
4 4 (3.10%) AIX
4 4 (3.10%) Solaris
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.55%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.71%) SDLC
3 17 (13.18%) MVC
4 16 (12.40%) Project Management
5 13 (10.08%) Mentoring
6 11 (8.53%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.98%) OO
8 7 (5.43%) Workflow
8 7 (5.43%) Migration
9 6 (4.65%) Content Management
9 6 (4.65%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.65%) Business Analysis
9 6 (4.65%) OOP
9 6 (4.65%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.65%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.88%) System Testing
10 5 (3.88%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.88%) Test Automation
10 5 (3.88%) Test Strategy
10 5 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.86%) SQL
2 49 (37.98%) C#
3 32 (24.81%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.30%) VB
4 12 (9.30%) VB6
5 10 (7.75%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.43%) Java
6 7 (5.43%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.88%) C
7 5 (3.88%) COBOL
8 1 (0.78%) C++
8 1 (0.78%) Korn
8 1 (0.78%) sed
8 1 (0.78%) VBA
8 1 (0.78%) Python
8 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (24.03%) Degree
2 9 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.20%) CCNA
4 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.65%) MCSD
5 6 (4.65%) MCPD
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) VCP5
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCSA
6 1 (0.78%) CCNP
6 1 (0.78%) MCP
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) SRDF
2 2 (1.55%) vSphere
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.55%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (1.55%) SnapMirror
2 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.75%) Cisco
3 4 (3.10%) Sitecore
3 4 (3.10%) EMC
3 4 (3.10%) NetApp
4 2 (1.55%) VMware
4 2 (1.55%) Brocade
4 2 (1.55%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.78%) Citrix
5 1 (0.78%) Avaya
5 1 (0.78%) Sun
5 1 (0.78%) Dell
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle
5 1 (0.78%) Cognos
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