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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 31 105 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 15.27% 35.84% 20.51%
As % of the General category 37.35% 69.08% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 93 77
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
83 152 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 40.89% 51.88% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 61 134 136
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,000 £55,375
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (44.58%) .NET
2 32 (38.55%) SQL
2 32 (38.55%) C#
3 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
5 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET
5 27 (32.53%) jQuery
6 26 (31.33%) MVC
7 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
8 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
9 20 (24.10%) CSS
9 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 19 (22.89%) T-SQL
11 17 (20.48%) MCPD
11 17 (20.48%) MCSD
11 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (20.48%) CSS3
12 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (15.66%) HTML
14 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (13.25%) XML
16 10 (12.05%) Telecoms
16 10 (12.05%) Automated Testing
17 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
17 9 (10.84%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
18 8 (9.64%) SharePoint 2013
18 8 (9.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 8 (9.64%) ISTQB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (10.84%) SharePoint
1 9 (10.84%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (9.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (6.02%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.02%) IIS
4 3 (3.61%) Apache
5 2 (2.41%) CMS
6 1 (1.20%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) MS Office
3 5 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) Intranet
1 3 (3.61%) Extranet
2 1 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (7.23%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.61%) MySQL
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.41%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.02%) Subversion
2 5 (6.02%) Maven
2 5 (6.02%) JIRA
2 5 (6.02%) Hudson
2 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.02%) Ant
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.41%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.41%) Selenium
4 2 (2.41%) Selenium IDE
General
1 10 (12.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) Analyst
3 20 (24.10%) .NET Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Test Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) DBA
5 7 (8.43%) Administrator
5 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (7.23%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (6.02%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Build Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Programmer
7 5 (6.02%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Database Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.82%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (44.58%) .NET
2 27 (32.53%) ASP.NET
2 27 (32.53%) jQuery
3 20 (24.10%) CSS
3 20 (24.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 17 (20.48%) CSS3
5 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (15.66%) HTML
7 11 (13.25%) XML
8 7 (8.43%) HTML5
9 5 (6.02%) Oracle Fusion
9 5 (6.02%) Middleware
10 3 (3.61%) LAMP
10 3 (3.61%) Classic ASP
10 3 (3.61%) Symfony
10 3 (3.61%) CakePHP
11 2 (2.41%) LINQ
11 2 (2.41%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (2.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) CMDB
3 1 (1.20%) Open Source
3 1 (1.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Linux
2 2 (2.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) MVC
3 10 (12.05%) Automated Testing
4 8 (9.64%) TDD
4 8 (9.64%) Change Control
4 8 (9.64%) Test Strategy
4 8 (9.64%) Validation
5 7 (8.43%) Project Management
6 6 (7.23%) Change Management
6 6 (7.23%) Workflow
6 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.02%) Release Management
7 5 (6.02%) Data Security
8 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.82%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.82%) ETL
8 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.82%) OO
8 4 (4.82%) CRM
8 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) C#
1 32 (38.55%) SQL
2 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.89%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.23%) C
5 3 (3.61%) PHP
5 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.61%) Java
6 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) MCSD
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (20.48%) MCPD
2 8 (9.64%) ISTQB
2 8 (9.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (4.82%) Degree
4 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) Oracle
3 5 (6.02%) CA
4 3 (3.61%) Zend
5 2 (2.41%) Sybase
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.20%) Retek
6 1 (1.20%) Remedy
Croydon, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
MOTT MACDONALD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Croydon
Auburn Rose
Salary: £20k - £25k + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago