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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 62 61 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 36.90% 29.90% 39.62%
As % of the General category 82.67% 64.89% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 58 54 74
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £35,750 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,500 £60,000
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
75 94 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 44.64% 46.08% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 61 80 102
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 £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 31 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (39.34%) SQL
1 48 (39.34%) .NET
2 43 (35.25%) C#
2 43 (35.25%) ASP.NET
3 40 (32.79%) SQL Server
4 37 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (26.23%) JavaScript
6 29 (23.77%) Degree
7 28 (22.95%) Computer Science
7 28 (22.95%) MS Excel
8 24 (19.67%) SDLC
9 21 (17.21%) MVC
10 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (15.57%) jQuery
12 18 (14.75%) HTML
13 17 (13.93%) CSS
13 17 (13.93%) Project Management
14 15 (12.30%) Windows
14 15 (12.30%) Visual Studio
15 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
16 13 (10.66%) PRINCE2
16 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (9.02%) Cisco
17 11 (9.02%) Web Services
17 11 (9.02%) OO
17 11 (9.02%) Mentoring
18 10 (8.20%) Retail
18 10 (8.20%) VB6
18 10 (8.20%) VB
19 9 (7.38%) VB.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (6.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (5.74%) CMS
4 4 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.46%) IIS
5 3 (2.46%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.64%) SAS
7 1 (0.82%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 28 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.28%) MS Project
4 3 (2.46%) MS Office
4 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Lawson
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) VoIP
2 2 (1.64%) SAN
3 1 (0.82%) Intranet
3 1 (0.82%) Internet
3 1 (0.82%) OSPF
3 1 (0.82%) SSH
3 1 (0.82%) VLAN
3 1 (0.82%) WAN
3 1 (0.82%) DHCP
3 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.82%) DNS
3 1 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.56%) PerformancePoint
3 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.82%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.64%) NUnit
3 1 (0.82%) Selenium
3 1 (0.82%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.82%) MSTest
3 1 (0.82%) JUnit
General
1 10 (8.20%) Retail
2 4 (3.28%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.64%) Legal
3 2 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (48.36%) Developer
2 21 (17.21%) Analyst
3 17 (13.93%) .NET Developer
4 15 (12.30%) C# Developer
5 12 (9.84%) Project Manager
6 11 (9.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (6.56%) NOC Engineer
8 8 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Applications Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.92%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Data Quality Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Programmer
10 5 (4.10%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Tester
10 5 (4.10%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (39.34%) .NET
2 43 (35.25%) ASP.NET
3 19 (15.57%) jQuery
4 18 (14.75%) HTML
5 17 (13.93%) CSS
6 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (9.02%) Web Services
8 9 (7.38%) XML
9 7 (5.74%) WCF
9 7 (5.74%) LINQ
10 4 (3.28%) ADO.NET
11 3 (2.46%) CSS3
11 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.82%) REST
12 1 (0.82%) Apache CXF
12 1 (0.82%) SOAP
12 1 (0.82%) WPF
12 1 (0.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.95%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.46%) Replication
3 3 (2.46%) Social Media
4 2 (1.64%) PMI
4 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.64%) User Experience
4 2 (1.64%) EMC VNX
4 2 (1.64%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.82%) AS400
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.30%) Windows
2 6 (4.92%) UNIX
3 5 (4.10%) Linux
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.28%) AIX
4 4 (3.28%) Solaris
5 2 (1.64%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.67%) SDLC
3 21 (17.21%) MVC
4 17 (13.93%) Project Management
5 13 (10.66%) PRINCE2
6 11 (9.02%) OO
6 11 (9.02%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.38%) Workflow
8 7 (5.74%) OOP
8 7 (5.74%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (4.92%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.92%) Migration
9 6 (4.92%) Content Management
10 5 (4.10%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (4.10%) SEO
10 5 (4.10%) Service Management
10 5 (4.10%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.10%) System Testing
10 5 (4.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (39.34%) SQL
2 43 (35.25%) C#
3 32 (26.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.20%) VB
4 10 (8.20%) VB6
5 9 (7.38%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.74%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.74%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.10%) COBOL
7 5 (4.10%) Java
7 5 (4.10%) C
8 1 (0.82%) Korn
8 1 (0.82%) sed
8 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (23.77%) Degree
2 9 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.56%) CCNA
4 7 (5.74%) MCSD
4 7 (5.74%) MCPD
5 4 (3.28%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.64%) VCP5
6 2 (1.64%) MCSA
6 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.82%) CCNP
7 1 (0.82%) MCP
7 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.46%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) vSphere
3 2 (1.64%) SRDF
4 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.64%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (1.64%) SnapMirror
2 1 (0.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) Cisco
3 4 (3.28%) EMC
3 4 (3.28%) NetApp
3 4 (3.28%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.46%) VMware
4 3 (2.46%) Brocade
5 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (0.82%) Citrix
6 1 (0.82%) Avaya
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