The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 15.56% 8.22% 6.17%
As % of the General category 42.42% 21.43% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £44,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.80% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £24,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
North East

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

General Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 36.67% 38.36% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,300 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Finance
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Finance Salary Trend in Durham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Durham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Durham

Finance
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Durham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees - 5 £42,000 -
Darlington +2 3 £46,000 +104.44% 1
Finance
North East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 11 (37.93%) Banking
2 10 (34.48%) ERP
3 9 (31.03%) B2B
3 9 (31.03%) B2C
3 9 (31.03%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) Retail
3 9 (31.03%) Logistics
3 9 (31.03%) CRM
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) QA
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.79%) VocaLink
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
6 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 4 (13.79%) Tandem
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) BASE24
6 4 (13.79%) ISO 8583
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (13.79%) Cryptography
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) Windows
6 4 (13.79%) Linux
6 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
6 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) BASE24
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (3.45%) Line 50
2 1 (3.45%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) ATM
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (37.93%) Banking
2 9 (31.03%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Head of IT
2 5 (17.24%) Risk Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Governance Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.45%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate
6 1 (3.45%) Account Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) J2EE
2 4 (13.79%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Tandem
1 4 (13.79%) Cryptography
1 4 (13.79%) EMV
1 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Economics
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
1 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ERP
2 9 (31.03%) B2B
2 9 (31.03%) B2C
2 9 (31.03%) CRM
2 9 (31.03%) Logistics
3 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) Coaching
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Process Management
5 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
5 3 (10.34%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PL/1
2 4 (13.79%) JCL
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) C#
2 4 (13.79%) C++
2 4 (13.79%) COBOL
3 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) HNC
3 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 4 (13.79%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
1 4 (13.79%) IBM
1 4 (13.79%) HP
1 4 (13.79%) NCR
1 4 (13.79%) VocaLink
2 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.45%) Sage
2 1 (3.45%) Autodesk
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) SAP