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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 38 3 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 60.32% 9.09% 57.58%
As % of the General category 90.48% 30.00% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 3 46
Average salary £50,000 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £57,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
42 10 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 66.67% 30.30% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 10 49
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 25 November 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Dunstable

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 (53.85%) Oracle
2 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 24 (46.15%) Banking
3 22 (42.31%) MS Office
3 22 (42.31%) HP
4 20 (38.46%) Oracle Database
5 18 (34.62%) SLA
6 17 (32.69%) Cisco
6 17 (32.69%) CCNP
6 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (32.69%) Juniper
6 17 (32.69%) ITIL
6 17 (32.69%) F5
7 16 (30.77%) Java
8 15 (28.85%) Shell Script
8 15 (28.85%) MS Visio
8 15 (28.85%) Change Management
9 14 (26.92%) Service Delivery
9 14 (26.92%) Firewall
9 14 (26.92%) PRINCE2
10 13 (25.00%) RIP
10 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 13 (25.00%) VPN
10 13 (25.00%) PRINCE
10 13 (25.00%) SSL
10 13 (25.00%) Wireless
10 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (25.00%) DWDM
10 13 (25.00%) MPLS
10 13 (25.00%) OSPF

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.92%) Lync
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (42.31%) MS Office
2 15 (28.85%) MS Visio
3 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Summit
1 1 (1.92%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (1.92%) Temenos T24
1 1 (1.92%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) Firewall
2 13 (25.00%) Wireless
2 13 (25.00%) DWDM
2 13 (25.00%) MPLS
2 13 (25.00%) OSPF
2 13 (25.00%) BGP
2 13 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 13 (25.00%) RIP
2 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (25.00%) VPN
2 13 (25.00%) SSL
2 13 (25.00%) HSRP
3 7 (13.46%) PuTTY
3 7 (13.46%) WinSCP
3 7 (13.46%) FTP
3 7 (13.46%) SSH
4 3 (5.77%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (3.85%) AMQP
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Toad
1 7 (13.46%) LoadRunner
1 7 (13.46%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.85%) PowerBuilder
General
1 24 (46.15%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Architect
2 9 (17.31%) Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Network Specialist
4 7 (13.46%) Test Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Solutions Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Applications Support
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Support Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Environment Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Network Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Trainee
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Middleware
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (7.69%) XML
3 4 (7.69%) XSL
3 4 (7.69%) XSLT
4 3 (5.77%) Java EE
5 2 (3.85%) REST
5 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.85%) Spring
5 2 (3.85%) JSF
5 2 (3.85%) JMS
5 2 (3.85%) HTML
5 2 (3.85%) .NET
5 2 (3.85%) CSS
5 2 (3.85%) JSP
5 2 (3.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.92%) Symmetrix
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Celerra
3 1 (1.92%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) UNIX
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Solaris
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Change Management
3 14 (26.92%) Service Delivery
3 14 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 13 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 13 (25.00%) Network Management
5 9 (17.31%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
6 7 (13.46%) Performance Testing
6 7 (13.46%) Test Strategy
6 7 (13.46%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.69%) Network Design
8 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.85%) Service Management
9 2 (3.85%) Release Management
10 1 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) Shell Script
4 12 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.77%) C
5 3 (5.77%) C++
6 2 (3.85%) VBScript
6 2 (3.85%) VB
6 2 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) AWK
7 1 (1.92%) Erlang
7 1 (1.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) CCNP
1 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.69%) CCDP
3 2 (3.85%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (34.62%) SLA
2 7 (13.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) XenApp
2 1 (1.92%) XenServer
2 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.92%) SRDF
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) HP NNM
2 7 (13.46%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Oracle
2 22 (42.31%) HP
3 17 (32.69%) F5
3 17 (32.69%) Cisco
3 17 (32.69%) Juniper
4 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.77%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.92%) AppSense
7 1 (1.92%) Brocade
7 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.92%) Avaloq
7 1 (1.92%) Sun
7 1 (1.92%) CommVault
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) StorageTek
7 1 (1.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat