The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 15.66% 7.61% 3.60%
As % of the General category 41.94% 20.59% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 2
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 34 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 37.35% 36.96% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 35
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
North East

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Darlington +14 10 £65,000 +85.71%
Stockton-on-Tees 0 1 £40,000 +100.00%
Finance
North East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (42.86%) SAP
2 11 (39.29%) SAP SD
2 11 (39.29%) SAP FI
2 11 (39.29%) SAP MM
2 11 (39.29%) SAP PP
2 11 (39.29%) Manufacturing
2 11 (39.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (39.29%) SAP CO
3 10 (35.71%) ERP
4 9 (32.14%) CRM
4 9 (32.14%) .NET
4 9 (32.14%) B2B
4 9 (32.14%) B2C
4 9 (32.14%) Logistics
5 7 (25.00%) ACCA
5 7 (25.00%) CIMA
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
7 2 (7.14%) MS Office
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (7.14%) VBA
7 2 (7.14%) SAS
7 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (7.14%) Statistics
8 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
8 1 (3.57%) Java SE
8 1 (3.57%) FRx
8 1 (3.57%) Line 50
8 1 (3.57%) Amdocs

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) SAP SD
1 11 (39.29%) SAP FI
1 11 (39.29%) SAP MM
1 11 (39.29%) SAP PP
1 11 (39.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 11 (39.29%) SAP CO
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (3.57%) FRx
3 1 (3.57%) Line 50
3 1 (3.57%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (39.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Consultant
1 11 (39.29%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) Head of IT
3 7 (25.00%) SAP CO Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) SAP FI Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) SAP MM Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) SAP SD Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Governance Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Java SE
2 1 (3.57%) J2SE
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ERP
2 9 (32.14%) CRM
2 9 (32.14%) B2B
2 9 (32.14%) B2C
2 9 (32.14%) Logistics
3 1 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.57%) Fault Management
3 1 (3.57%) Time Management
3 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
1 2 (7.14%) VBA
2 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) ACCA
1 7 (25.00%) CIMA
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Amdocs
3 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.57%) Sage