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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 43 97 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 21.94% 36.88% 25.27%
As % of the General category 47.25% 72.93% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 89 86
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £55,500 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
91 133 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 46.43% 50.57% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 65 120 174
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Croydon

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 33 (45.21%) SQL
2 31 (42.47%) .NET
2 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (39.73%) C#
4 27 (36.99%) MVC
5 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
6 20 (27.40%) MS Excel
6 20 (27.40%) jQuery
7 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
8 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (21.92%) CSS
10 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
10 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
10 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (19.18%) CSS3
11 14 (19.18%) T-SQL
11 14 (19.18%) MCSD
11 14 (19.18%) MCPD
12 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (15.07%) Validation
13 11 (15.07%) ISTQB
14 10 (13.70%) Degree
15 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
15 9 (12.33%) OO
16 8 (10.96%) Test Strategy
16 8 (10.96%) Automated Testing
17 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
17 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 3 (4.11%) IIS
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (27.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) VoIP
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.74%) Selenium
3 2 (2.74%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.37%) NUnit
General
1 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (45.21%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) .NET Developer
3 17 (23.29%) Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Test Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Applications Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.59%) .NET Applications Developer
8 6 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) DBA
10 3 (4.11%) Tester
10 3 (4.11%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) .NET
2 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
3 20 (27.40%) jQuery
4 17 (23.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (21.92%) CSS
6 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (19.18%) CSS3
8 6 (8.22%) HTML
9 5 (6.85%) LINQ
10 3 (4.11%) HTML5
11 2 (2.74%) XML
11 2 (2.74%) WCF
11 2 (2.74%) WPF
12 1 (1.37%) Java EE
12 1 (1.37%) Web Services
12 1 (1.37%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Open Source
3 1 (1.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.99%) MVC
3 11 (15.07%) Validation
4 9 (12.33%) OO
5 8 (10.96%) Automated Testing
5 8 (10.96%) Test Strategy
6 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.22%) CRM
7 6 (8.22%) OOP
8 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.85%) Project Management
8 5 (6.85%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.85%) TDD
9 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.48%) Workflow
10 3 (4.11%) Service Management
10 3 (4.11%) ITIL
10 3 (4.11%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) SQL
2 29 (39.73%) C#
3 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.74%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (19.18%) MCSD
2 14 (19.18%) MCPD
3 11 (15.07%) ISTQB
3 11 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (13.70%) Degree
5 2 (2.74%) VCP4
5 2 (2.74%) CCNA
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.37%) HND
6 1 (1.37%) MCSA
6 1 (1.37%) VCP5
6 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) QA
3 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco
3 2 (2.74%) Sybase
4 1 (1.37%) Dell
4 1 (1.37%) Avaya
4 1 (1.37%) VMware
4 1 (1.37%) Brocade
Croydon, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
networx
Salary: From £64,750 to £67,382 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
QA Limited
Salary: £250.12 per week
Posted: 7 days ago
Croydon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + package
Posted: 26 days ago