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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 16 7 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Finance 30 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 14.78% 19.74% 7.37%
As % of the General category 26.55% 46.88% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 7
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
113 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 55.67% 42.11% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 91 29 34
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 -7 10 £36,500 -8.75%
Billingham - 10 £40,000 -
Darlington -7 8 £42,500 -34.61% 3
Finance
North East

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (60.00%) C#
3 29 (58.00%) .NET
4 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
5 25 (50.00%) Scrum
6 24 (48.00%) Inversion of Control
6 24 (48.00%) MVVM
7 23 (46.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 23 (46.00%) Moq
7 23 (46.00%) MSTest
7 23 (46.00%) Dependency Injection
7 23 (46.00%) Spring.NET
7 23 (46.00%) Social Network
7 23 (46.00%) WPF
7 23 (46.00%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (46.00%) Kanban
7 23 (46.00%) Castle Windsor
7 23 (46.00%) Ninject
7 23 (46.00%) Facebook
7 23 (46.00%) Twitter
7 23 (46.00%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (46.00%) Unity DI Container
7 23 (46.00%) WinForms
7 23 (46.00%) TDD
7 23 (46.00%) NUnit
7 23 (46.00%) Windows
8 11 (22.00%) Java
9 9 (18.00%) HTML
10 7 (14.00%) SQL
10 7 (14.00%) Web Development

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) DB2
2 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) NUnit
1 23 (46.00%) MSTest
1 23 (46.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 23 (46.00%) Moq
General
1 5 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 24 (48.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Change Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Process Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.00%) E-Learning Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (2.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Bid Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) .NET
2 23 (46.00%) WinForms
2 23 (46.00%) WPF
2 23 (46.00%) Spring.NET
2 23 (46.00%) Castle Windsor
2 23 (46.00%) Ninject
2 23 (46.00%) Unity DI Container
3 9 (18.00%) HTML
4 4 (8.00%) Spring
4 4 (8.00%) CSS
5 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.00%) Flash
6 2 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.00%) SOAP
7 1 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Inversion of Control
2 23 (46.00%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (46.00%) Social Network
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.00%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) Scrum
3 24 (48.00%) MVVM
4 23 (46.00%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (46.00%) Kanban
4 23 (46.00%) TDD
4 23 (46.00%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (14.00%) Web Development
6 6 (12.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (12.00%) Six Sigma
6 6 (12.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) Open Source
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.00%) Change Management
9 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.00%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (6.00%) Target Operating Model
10 2 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) Java
3 7 (14.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) Ruby
5 3 (6.00%) Clojure
5 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Facebook
1 23 (46.00%) Twitter
2 4 (8.00%) Sybase
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix
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