The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23220 25341 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 23.05% 22.36% 20.86%
As % of the General category 52.09% 50.62% 48.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19295 20623 17282
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
UK

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

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
44576 50063 43939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.25% 44.18% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35583 39582 35370
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in England

Finance
Salary Trend in England

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

Finance Salary Trend in England

Finance
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in England

Finance
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
London +1 13072 £60,000 +4.34% 1678
South East +3 3813 £50,000 - 471
East of England -3 1264 £47,500 - 145
Yorkshire +1 1263 £41,500 -2.35% 201
North West +3 1219 £42,500 +6.25% 270
South West 0 984 £41,500 -4.59% 192
West Midlands -4 798 £47,000 +4.44% 139
East Midlands +6 686 £45,000 +12.50% 85
North East -15 83 £45,000 +27.72% 29
Midlands +10 35 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South Coast 0 3 £70,000 +27.27%
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 11119 (24.30%) SQL
2 9926 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
3 8419 (18.40%) Banking
4 7330 (16.02%) Degree
5 6926 (15.14%) SQL Server
6 6745 (14.74%) Microsoft
7 6559 (14.33%) Java
8 6378 (13.94%) Oracle
9 6351 (13.88%) Project Management
10 6258 (13.68%) Windows
11 6101 (13.33%) C#
12 6064 (13.25%) .NET
13 5056 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
14 4447 (9.72%) JavaScript
15 4343 (9.49%) MS Excel
16 4211 (9.20%) Linux
17 4186 (9.15%) HTML
18 3764 (8.23%) ITIL
19 3756 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
20 3742 (8.18%) Retail
21 3636 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
22 3457 (7.55%) UNIX
23 3414 (7.46%) Scrum
24 3118 (6.81%) SDLC
25 3094 (6.76%) PRINCE2
26 3056 (6.68%) Telecoms
27 2958 (6.46%) CSS
28 2835 (6.20%) Computer Science
29 2790 (6.10%) QA
30 2728 (5.96%) Business Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 1408 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 882 (1.93%) IIS
3 879 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 847 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 774 (1.69%) SAS
6 683 (1.49%) Apache
7 674 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 481 (1.05%) CMS
9 466 (1.02%) WebLogic
10 442 (0.97%) JBoss
11 374 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 340 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
13 258 (0.56%) Node.js
14 242 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
15 235 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 232 (0.51%) Lync
17 213 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
18 191 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
19 177 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
19 177 (0.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 4343 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 2214 (4.84%) MS Office
3 775 (1.69%) MS Project
4 773 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 589 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 206 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 167 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 128 (0.28%) SPSS
9 123 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 123 (0.27%) PowerPivot
10 51 (0.11%) InfoPath
11 36 (0.079%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 24 (0.052%) OmniGraffle
13 23 (0.050%) InDesign
14 21 (0.046%) Fireworks
14 21 (0.046%) Mingle
15 19 (0.042%) FrameMaker
16 18 (0.039%) RoboHelp
16 18 (0.039%) CPLEX
17 14 (0.031%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 994 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 881 (1.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 676 (1.48%) Oracle Financials
4 618 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 551 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 549 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
7 525 (1.15%) SAP FI
8 500 (1.09%) SAP CO
9 496 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
10 439 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
11 407 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 379 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
13 284 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
14 235 (0.51%) SAP MM
15 215 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
16 202 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
17 172 (0.38%) SAP SD
18 168 (0.37%) SAP PP
19 158 (0.35%) HFM
20 155 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 678 (1.48%) SaaS
2 428 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 415 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 260 (0.57%) Office 365
5 197 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 120 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 117 (0.26%) PaaS
8 98 (0.21%) IaaS
9 75 (0.16%) GitHub
10 69 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
11 51 (0.11%) Force.com
12 47 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
13 28 (0.061%) Adobe Analytics
14 25 (0.055%) Taleo
15 22 (0.048%) Google Cloud Platform
16 21 (0.046%) Yammer
17 20 (0.044%) Amazon S3
18 17 (0.037%) FinancialForce.com
19 15 (0.033%) Mimecast
20 13 (0.028%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1451 (3.17%) Firewall
2 955 (2.09%) WAN
3 947 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 885 (1.93%) SAN
5 880 (1.92%) LAN
6 850 (1.86%) Internet
7 838 (1.83%) DNS
8 574 (1.25%) VPN
9 505 (1.10%) DHCP
10 501 (1.09%) Network Security
11 472 (1.03%) Wireless
12 446 (0.97%) VoIP
13 402 (0.88%) HTTP
14 323 (0.71%) SSL
15 307 (0.67%) BGP
16 279 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
17 275 (0.60%) NAS
18 264 (0.58%) MPLS
19 258 (0.56%) Intranet
20 251 (0.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6926 (15.14%) SQL Server
2 2041 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 1650 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1635 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1417 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 1394 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 1314 (2.87%) Oracle Database
8 990 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 979 (2.14%) MySQL
10 942 (2.06%) Big Data
11 764 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
12 732 (1.60%) RDBMS
13 670 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
14 631 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
15 624 (1.36%) NoSQL
16 609 (1.33%) Hadoop
17 517 (1.13%) DB2
18 510 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
19 428 (0.94%) QlikView
20 427 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 933 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 891 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 878 (1.92%) Selenium
4 828 (1.81%) JIRA
5 822 (1.80%) Visual Studio
6 770 (1.68%) Subversion
7 630 (1.38%) NUnit
8 566 (1.24%) Jenkins
9 505 (1.10%) Maven
10 428 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
11 387 (0.85%) JUnit
12 345 (0.75%) Eclipse
13 344 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
14 316 (0.69%) Moq
15 312 (0.68%) WebDriver
16 292 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
16 292 (0.64%) MSTest
17 267 (0.58%) Cucumber
18 251 (0.55%) TeamCity
19 214 (0.47%) Ant
General
1 8419 (18.40%) Banking
2 3742 (8.18%) Retail
3 3056 (6.68%) Telecoms
4 2246 (4.91%) Marketing
5 1875 (4.10%) Financial Institution
6 1750 (3.82%) Investment Banking
7 1611 (3.52%) Legal
8 1506 (3.29%) Front Office
9 1264 (2.76%) Manufacturing
10 1094 (2.39%) Back Office
11 695 (1.52%) Law
12 646 (1.41%) Advertising
13 546 (1.19%) Retail Banking
14 521 (1.14%) Games
15 431 (0.94%) General Ledger
16 430 (0.94%) Electronics
17 343 (0.75%) Billing
18 289 (0.63%) Publishing
19 268 (0.59%) Aerospace
20 255 (0.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10642 (23.26%) Developer
2 9854 (21.54%) Analyst
3 3780 (8.26%) Project Manager
4 3773 (8.25%) Business Analyst
5 3561 (7.78%) Consultant
6 2604 (5.69%) Architect
7 1892 (4.13%) .NET Developer
8 1762 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 1709 (3.73%) Java Developer
10 1683 (3.68%) Senior Developer
11 1672 (3.65%) Support Analyst
12 1189 (2.60%) Applications Support
13 991 (2.17%) Test Analyst
14 980 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
15 965 (2.11%) C# .NET Developer
16 950 (2.08%) Administrator
17 944 (2.06%) Solutions Architect
18 924 (2.02%) Junior
19 862 (1.88%) Software Developer
20 849 (1.86%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6064 (13.25%) .NET
2 4186 (9.15%) HTML
3 2958 (6.46%) CSS
4 2718 (5.94%) ASP.NET
5 2548 (5.57%) XML
6 2226 (4.86%) Web Services
7 1837 (4.01%) jQuery
8 1582 (3.46%) HTML5
9 1460 (3.19%) WCF
10 1386 (3.03%) Spring
11 1332 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1188 (2.60%) .NET Framework
13 1092 (2.39%) Middleware
14 979 (2.14%) WPF
15 977 (2.14%) AngularJS
16 905 (1.98%) J2EE
17 717 (1.57%) Ajax
18 696 (1.52%) CSS3
18 696 (1.52%) SOAP
19 695 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5056 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2835 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 1806 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 1323 (2.89%) Data Centre
5 1141 (2.49%) Hedge funds
6 1120 (2.45%) Mathematics
7 1093 (2.39%) Derivative
8 1054 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 947 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
10 897 (1.96%) User Experience
11 836 (1.83%) Equities
12 679 (1.48%) Fixed Income
13 618 (1.35%) Data Structures
14 616 (1.35%) Mobile App
15 551 (1.20%) Data Integration
16 544 (1.19%) Algorithms
17 526 (1.15%) Statistics
18 513 (1.12%) Clustering
19 511 (1.12%) Client/Server
20 497 (1.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6258 (13.68%) Windows
2 4211 (9.20%) Linux
3 3457 (7.55%) UNIX
4 1128 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 850 (1.86%) Windows 7
6 659 (1.44%) Solaris
7 650 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 637 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 569 (1.24%) Android
10 558 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 520 (1.14%) Apple iOS
12 368 (0.80%) Windows XP
13 278 (0.61%) Windows 8
14 207 (0.45%) AIX
15 136 (0.30%) CentOS
16 125 (0.27%) Ubuntu
17 102 (0.22%) Mac OS X
18 75 (0.16%) Debian
19 65 (0.14%) Windows Vista
20 62 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9926 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6351 (13.88%) Project Management
3 3764 (8.23%) ITIL
4 3756 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
5 3636 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 3414 (7.46%) Scrum
7 3118 (6.81%) SDLC
8 3094 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 2728 (5.96%) Business Analysis
10 2625 (5.74%) OO
11 2594 (5.67%) TDD
12 2574 (5.63%) MVC
13 2303 (5.03%) Analytics
14 2121 (4.64%) Change Management
15 2045 (4.47%) Software Engineering
16 2005 (4.38%) Risk Management
17 1863 (4.07%) CRM
18 1826 (3.99%) Service Delivery
19 1823 (3.98%) Mentoring
20 1761 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11119 (24.30%) SQL
2 6559 (14.33%) Java
3 6101 (13.33%) C#
4 4447 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 2277 (4.98%) C++
6 1748 (3.82%) T-SQL
7 1659 (3.63%) Python
8 1331 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 1095 (2.39%) PHP
10 1084 (2.37%) C
11 1055 (2.31%) Perl
12 769 (1.68%) VBA
13 698 (1.53%) PowerShell
14 686 (1.50%) VB.NET
15 670 (1.46%) Shell Script
16 667 (1.46%) VB
17 526 (1.15%) Bash Shell
18 458 (1.00%) Ruby
19 282 (0.62%) Scala
20 274 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 7330 (16.02%) Degree
2 1324 (2.89%) ISEB
3 865 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 859 (1.88%) PMI Certification
5 847 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 834 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 645 (1.41%) ISTQB
8 626 (1.37%) CISSP
9 618 (1.35%) PMP
10 533 (1.16%) SC Cleared
11 513 (1.12%) MCSE
12 477 (1.04%) CCNP
13 462 (1.01%) CCNA
13 462 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 457 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
15 366 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 355 (0.78%) ACCA
17 350 (0.76%) CIMA
18 327 (0.71%) CISM
19 317 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2790 (6.10%) QA
2 1170 (2.56%) SLA
3 608 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 409 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 277 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 262 (0.57%) COBIT
7 217 (0.47%) Data Quality
8 168 (0.37%) ISO 9001
9 166 (0.36%) EMIR
10 134 (0.29%) Solvency II
11 108 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
12 103 (0.23%) MiFID
13 73 (0.16%) CRD IV
14 64 (0.14%) Basel II
15 56 (0.12%) FATCA
16 53 (0.12%) Basel III
17 32 (0.070%) P3O
18 27 (0.059%) COREP
19 26 (0.057%) PMBOK
20 25 (0.055%) GAAP
System Software
1 2192 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 1311 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 352 (0.77%) vSphere
4 351 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
5 348 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 282 (0.62%) XenApp
7 220 (0.48%) VMware ESX
8 180 (0.39%) NFS
9 153 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 105 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 104 (0.23%) Xen
11 104 (0.23%) SRDF
12 94 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
13 72 (0.16%) KVM
14 62 (0.14%) XenServer
15 57 (0.12%) Firmware
16 55 (0.12%) vCloud
16 55 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 41 (0.090%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 39 (0.085%) Snort
Systems Management
1 445 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 378 (0.83%) Puppet
3 342 (0.75%) SCCM
4 295 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 191 (0.42%) Data Guard
6 175 (0.38%) Nagios
7 161 (0.35%) SCOM
8 133 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 125 (0.27%) Tivoli
10 90 (0.20%) OpenView
11 82 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
12 80 (0.17%) Control-M
13 77 (0.17%) Backup Exec
14 70 (0.15%) NetBackup
15 66 (0.14%) WSUS
16 65 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 44 (0.096%) Salt
18 42 (0.092%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 39 (0.085%) Ansible
19 39 (0.085%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6745 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 6378 (13.94%) Oracle
3 2612 (5.71%) SAP
4 1951 (4.26%) VMware
5 1911 (4.18%) Cisco
6 1232 (2.69%) IBM
7 1154 (2.52%) HP
8 1122 (2.45%) Citrix
9 715 (1.56%) Red Hat
10 693 (1.51%) Business Objects
11 571 (1.25%) Cognos
12 558 (1.22%) Sybase
13 502 (1.10%) Juniper
14 490 (1.07%) CheckPoint
15 458 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
16 432 (0.94%) NetApp
17 411 (0.90%) Tableau
18 407 (0.89%) EMC
19 390 (0.85%) F5
19 390 (0.85%) Informatica
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CBS butler
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Double figure Bonus + BIG Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
AMsource Technology Limited
Salary: £30k-£50k + 25 days holiday, up to 8% contributory Pension, insurance
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Barclays Corporate Bank
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Futurestep UK Ltd - Vodafone
Posted: 3 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
AMsource Technology Limited
Salary: £30k-£50k + Pension, Health Insurance, 25 Days Holiday etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
AMsource Technology Limited
Salary: Pension, life insurance, health insurance etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
HCL Axon
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Resource Solutions - Visa
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: benefits, bonus, negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Good Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + share options
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago