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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 66 37 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.35% 18.59% 35.27%
As % of the General category 58.41% 44.58% 72.54%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 94
Average salary £43,250 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.61% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £67,500 £59,250
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
113 83 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 41.70% 41.71% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 91 60 131
Average salary £44,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,750
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 5 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (33.93%) C#
2 37 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (29.46%) .NET
4 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (18.75%) SQL
5 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 20 (17.86%) XML
7 18 (16.07%) Cisco
7 18 (16.07%) CCNA
7 18 (16.07%) VoIP
7 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (14.29%) Oracle
9 16 (14.29%) Visual Studio
10 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET
11 14 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 14 (12.50%) Retail
12 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
12 13 (11.61%) Windows
12 13 (11.61%) SharePoint
12 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
13 12 (10.71%) Web Services
13 12 (10.71%) .NET Framework
13 12 (10.71%) TDD
13 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
14 11 (9.82%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (9.82%) WPF
14 11 (9.82%) Regression Testing
14 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (8.93%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (11.61%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.68%) IIS
4 3 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.07%) VoIP
2 6 (5.36%) DNS
3 5 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (4.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (4.46%) Firewall
3 5 (4.46%) HTTP
3 5 (4.46%) Internet
3 5 (4.46%) LAN
3 5 (4.46%) NetScreen
3 5 (4.46%) VPN
3 5 (4.46%) WAN
3 5 (4.46%) Wireless
4 1 (0.89%) CTI
4 1 (0.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.14%) PerformancePoint
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.68%) DB2
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) MySQL
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.46%) Ant
2 5 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.46%) Gradle
2 5 (4.46%) Hudson
2 5 (4.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.46%) JIRA
2 5 (4.46%) Maven
2 5 (4.46%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (4.46%) Subversion
3 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.79%) FitNesse
General
1 14 (12.50%) Retail
2 7 (6.25%) Banking
3 5 (4.46%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Back Office
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (26.79%) Developer
2 26 (23.21%) Analyst
3 18 (16.07%) C# Developer
4 13 (11.61%) Cisco Engineer
4 13 (11.61%) NOC Engineer
5 12 (10.71%) Business Analyst
6 11 (9.82%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (8.93%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (8.04%) C# WPF Developer
8 9 (8.04%) WPF Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Test Analyst
10 7 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) C# WCF Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) WCF Developer
11 6 (5.36%) Network Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) Service Manager
12 5 (4.46%) .NET Developer
12 5 (4.46%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (29.46%) .NET
2 20 (17.86%) XML
3 15 (13.39%) ASP.NET
4 12 (10.71%) .NET Framework
4 12 (10.71%) Web Services
5 11 (9.82%) WPF
6 9 (8.04%) jQuery
6 9 (8.04%) WCF
7 6 (5.36%) J2EE
8 4 (3.57%) CSS
8 4 (3.57%) HTML
9 3 (2.68%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.89%) Java EE
10 1 (0.89%) JDBC
10 1 (0.89%) Spring
10 1 (0.89%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.57%) Replication
5 3 (2.68%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.68%) iPad
6 2 (1.79%) EPoS
6 2 (1.79%) Fintech
6 2 (1.79%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.79%) Informatics
6 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.89%) CMDB
7 1 (0.89%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) IVR
7 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.61%) Windows
2 4 (3.57%) Unix
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.89%) Linux
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
2 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
3 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
3 12 (10.71%) TDD
4 11 (9.82%) Regression Testing
4 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.93%) OO
6 9 (8.04%) Business Analysis
6 9 (8.04%) Change Management
6 9 (8.04%) ITIL
6 9 (8.04%) MVC
6 9 (8.04%) MVVM
6 9 (8.04%) SOLID
6 9 (8.04%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.14%) Scrum
7 8 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 8 (7.14%) Workflow
8 7 (6.25%) Parallel Computing
8 7 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.93%) C#
2 21 (18.75%) SQL
3 14 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (8.04%) C
5 7 (6.25%) Java
6 3 (2.68%) VB
7 2 (1.79%) VBScript
8 1 (0.89%) C++
8 1 (0.89%) PHP
8 1 (0.89%) Python
8 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.89%) VB6
8 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) CCNA
1 18 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.93%) Degree
3 7 (6.25%) ISEB
4 5 (4.46%) CCNP
5 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) HNC
6 1 (0.89%) HND
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.89%) MCPD
6 1 (0.89%) MCSD
6 1 (0.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) QA
2 6 (5.36%) SLA
3 5 (4.46%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.89%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.07%) Cisco
3 16 (14.29%) Oracle
4 6 (5.36%) Avaya
5 5 (4.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.46%) Fortinet
5 5 (4.46%) Guidewire
5 5 (4.46%) SolarWinds
5 5 (4.46%) SonicWALL
5 5 (4.46%) WatchGuard
6 3 (2.68%) EPiServer
6 3 (2.68%) Sybase
7 2 (1.79%) Citrix
7 2 (1.79%) Dell
7 2 (1.79%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.79%) HP
7 2 (1.79%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.79%) SAP
7 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.79%) VMware
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