The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23 7 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 51.11% 14.00% 49.51%
As % of the General category 95.83% 38.89% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 29
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,200 £63,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

General Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24 18 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 53.33% 36.00% 59.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 39
Average salary £48,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.87% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,750 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Finance
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Dunstable region.

Finance Salary Trend in Dunstable

Finance
Salary Histogram in Dunstable

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Dunstable region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 28 (47.46%) SQL
1 28 (47.46%) Oracle
2 27 (45.76%) Banking
3 25 (42.37%) HP
4 24 (40.68%) MS Office
5 23 (38.98%) SLA
5 23 (38.98%) Oracle Database
6 21 (35.59%) Java
7 20 (33.90%) PL/SQL
8 19 (32.20%) ITIL
8 19 (32.20%) Cisco
8 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (32.20%) CCNP
8 19 (32.20%) Juniper
8 19 (32.20%) F5
9 16 (27.12%) Shell Script
9 16 (27.12%) Change Management
9 16 (27.12%) MS Visio
10 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
10 15 (25.42%) Service Delivery
11 14 (23.73%) SSL
11 14 (23.73%) HP NNM
11 14 (23.73%) Network Management
11 14 (23.73%) Process Improvement
11 14 (23.73%) HSRP
11 14 (23.73%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (23.73%) Firewall
11 14 (23.73%) Wireless
11 14 (23.73%) PRINCE
11 14 (23.73%) DWDM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 8 (13.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (40.68%) MS Office
2 16 (27.12%) MS Visio
3 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Summit
1 1 (1.69%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.69%) Finacle
1 1 (1.69%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) SSL
1 14 (23.73%) HSRP
1 14 (23.73%) Firewall
1 14 (23.73%) Wireless
1 14 (23.73%) DWDM
1 14 (23.73%) MPLS
1 14 (23.73%) OSPF
1 14 (23.73%) BGP
1 14 (23.73%) EIGRP
1 14 (23.73%) RIP
1 14 (23.73%) TCP/IP
1 14 (23.73%) VPN
2 7 (11.86%) AMQP
3 6 (10.17%) SSH
3 6 (10.17%) FTP
3 6 (10.17%) PuTTY
3 6 (10.17%) WinSCP
4 2 (3.39%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) LoadRunner
2 6 (10.17%) JIRA
2 6 (10.17%) Toad
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (45.76%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Architect
2 10 (16.95%) Test Architect
2 10 (16.95%) Applications Support
2 10 (16.95%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Applications Specialist
3 9 (15.25%) Support Specialist
3 9 (15.25%) Applications Support Specialist
4 7 (11.86%) Consultant
4 7 (11.86%) Network Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (11.86%) Network Specialist
4 7 (11.86%) Solutions Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Network Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco Network Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Environment Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Environment Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) Middleware
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (15.25%) XML
2 9 (15.25%) XSL
2 9 (15.25%) XSLT
3 7 (11.86%) JMS
3 7 (11.86%) REST
4 3 (5.08%) Java EE
5 2 (3.39%) Spring
5 2 (3.39%) JSF
5 2 (3.39%) JSP
5 2 (3.39%) Struts
5 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) UNIX
1 8 (13.56%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Solaris
3 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) ITIL
2 16 (27.12%) Change Management
3 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
3 15 (25.42%) Service Delivery
4 14 (23.73%) Network Management
4 14 (23.73%) Process Improvement
4 14 (23.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (23.73%) PRINCE
5 10 (16.95%) Performance Testing
5 10 (16.95%) Test Strategy
5 10 (16.95%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (13.56%) Project Management
6 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Network Design
8 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.08%) Time Management
10 2 (3.39%) Release Management
10 2 (3.39%) Service Management
11 1 (1.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) SQL
2 21 (35.59%) Java
3 20 (33.90%) PL/SQL
4 16 (27.12%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) C++
5 1 (1.69%) Erlang
5 1 (1.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (32.20%) CCNP
2 5 (8.47%) CCDP
3 3 (5.08%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) SLA
2 10 (16.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) HP NNM
2 6 (10.17%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) Oracle
2 25 (42.37%) HP
3 19 (32.20%) Cisco
3 19 (32.20%) Juniper
3 19 (32.20%) F5
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.69%) Fiserv
6 1 (1.69%) Avaloq
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