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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23665 24326 22318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 23.19% 22.24% 21.96%
As % of the General category 52.00% 50.36% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19696 19689 17947
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
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
45511 48307 45209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.60% 44.16% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36599 37844 35961
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 August 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 3 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
London +1 13025 £60,000 +4.34% 1845
South East +5 3772 £50,000 +1.01% 413
North West +3 1317 £42,500 - 261
Yorkshire +2 1271 £41,500 +3.75% 165
East of England 0 1265 £47,500 -4.52% 124
South West +4 1092 £42,500 -3.40% 220
West Midlands 0 1038 £45,000 - 162
East Midlands +3 715 £45,000 +5.88% 93
North East -12 89 £40,000 - 28
Midlands -1 50 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11490 (24.29%) SQL
2 10857 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 8906 (18.83%) Banking
4 7919 (16.74%) Degree
5 7169 (15.15%) Java
6 7122 (15.05%) SQL Server
7 6677 (14.11%) Project Management
8 6658 (14.07%) Microsoft
9 6516 (13.77%) C#
10 6466 (13.67%) Oracle
11 6414 (13.56%) .NET
12 6240 (13.19%) Windows
13 5503 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
14 4620 (9.77%) JavaScript
15 4392 (9.28%) MS Excel
16 4375 (9.25%) Linux
17 4357 (9.21%) HTML
18 4036 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
19 3847 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
20 3814 (8.06%) Retail
21 3806 (8.04%) ITIL
22 3555 (7.51%) Scrum
23 3440 (7.27%) UNIX
24 3406 (7.20%) SDLC
25 3219 (6.80%) PRINCE2
26 3215 (6.80%) Telecoms
27 3172 (6.70%) Computer Science
28 3153 (6.66%) CSS
29 3069 (6.49%) QA
30 2896 (6.12%) SAP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1383 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 967 (2.04%) IIS
3 854 (1.81%) WebSphere
4 833 (1.76%) MS Exchange
5 798 (1.69%) Apache
6 785 (1.66%) SAS
7 715 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 489 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 474 (1.00%) CMS
10 429 (0.91%) JBoss
11 407 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 348 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
13 215 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
14 211 (0.45%) Node.js
15 202 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 201 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
16 201 (0.42%) Lync
17 194 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
18 182 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
19 168 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4392 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 2264 (4.79%) MS Office
3 812 (1.72%) MS Project
4 803 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 640 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 217 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 206 (0.44%) Photoshop
8 146 (0.31%) SPSS
9 101 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 98 (0.21%) PowerPivot
11 43 (0.091%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 42 (0.089%) InfoPath
13 34 (0.072%) FrameMaker
14 27 (0.057%) RoboHelp
15 23 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
16 20 (0.042%) Mingle
16 20 (0.042%) Fireworks
17 19 (0.040%) Mathematica
17 19 (0.040%) InDesign
18 16 (0.034%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 961 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
2 803 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 603 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
4 559 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 531 (1.12%) SAP FI
6 501 (1.06%) SAP CO
7 497 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
8 484 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
9 408 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
10 393 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
11 362 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
12 337 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
13 254 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
14 237 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
15 224 (0.47%) SAP MM
16 205 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
17 185 (0.39%) SAP SD
18 162 (0.34%) HFM
19 150 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
20 146 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 670 (1.42%) SaaS
2 479 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 385 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 263 (0.56%) Office 365
5 201 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 147 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 142 (0.30%) PaaS
8 95 (0.20%) IaaS
9 83 (0.18%) GitHub
10 77 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
11 73 (0.15%) Force.com
12 55 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 36 (0.076%) Adobe Analytics
14 31 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
15 29 (0.061%) Amazon S3
16 23 (0.049%) Amazon EMR
17 18 (0.038%) Taleo
18 16 (0.034%) Yammer
19 15 (0.032%) Google App Engine
19 15 (0.032%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 1498 (3.17%) Firewall
2 1000 (2.11%) WAN
3 985 (2.08%) TCP/IP
4 956 (2.02%) LAN
5 901 (1.90%) Internet
6 847 (1.79%) SAN
7 819 (1.73%) DNS
8 582 (1.23%) VPN
9 529 (1.12%) Network Security
10 474 (1.00%) DHCP
11 441 (0.93%) VoIP
12 415 (0.88%) HTTP
13 409 (0.86%) Wireless
14 318 (0.67%) BGP
15 305 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
16 301 (0.64%) SSL
17 272 (0.57%) NAS
18 262 (0.55%) Multicast
19 258 (0.55%) OSPF
20 234 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7122 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 2204 (4.66%) Data Warehouse
3 1688 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1608 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1458 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 1421 (3.00%) Oracle Database
7 1374 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 1074 (2.27%) Big Data
9 1038 (2.19%) MySQL
10 1003 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 800 (1.69%) RDBMS
12 743 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
13 688 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 677 (1.43%) Hadoop
15 675 (1.43%) NoSQL
16 643 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
17 578 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
18 531 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
19 459 (0.97%) DB2
20 428 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1073 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1067 (2.26%) JIRA
3 989 (2.09%) Selenium
4 933 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 821 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 801 (1.69%) Subversion
7 661 (1.40%) NUnit
8 639 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 525 (1.11%) Maven
10 453 (0.96%) JUnit
11 373 (0.79%) WebDriver
12 359 (0.76%) Cucumber
13 358 (0.76%) Moq
14 356 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
15 347 (0.73%) HP UFT
16 336 (0.71%) Eclipse
17 329 (0.70%) MSTest
18 327 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
19 322 (0.68%) TeamCity
20 212 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 8906 (18.83%) Banking
2 3814 (8.06%) Retail
3 3215 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 2405 (5.08%) Marketing
5 1860 (3.93%) Financial Institution
6 1820 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 1681 (3.55%) Legal
8 1631 (3.45%) Front Office
9 1507 (3.19%) Manufacturing
10 1268 (2.68%) Back Office
11 790 (1.67%) Law
12 611 (1.29%) Retail Banking
13 578 (1.22%) Electronics
14 561 (1.19%) Advertising
15 519 (1.10%) Games
16 352 (0.74%) Billing
17 341 (0.72%) General Ledger
18 323 (0.68%) Publishing
19 280 (0.59%) Automotive
20 257 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11319 (23.93%) Developer
2 10286 (21.74%) Analyst
3 3956 (8.36%) Business Analyst
4 3687 (7.79%) Project Manager
5 3512 (7.42%) Consultant
6 2679 (5.66%) Architect
7 1985 (4.20%) .NET Developer
8 1964 (4.15%) Java Developer
9 1833 (3.87%) C# Developer
10 1787 (3.78%) Senior Developer
11 1642 (3.47%) Support Analyst
12 1242 (2.63%) Applications Support
13 1112 (2.35%) Senior Analyst
14 1059 (2.24%) Junior
15 1017 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
16 973 (2.06%) Test Analyst
17 945 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
18 935 (1.98%) Administrator
19 864 (1.83%) Senior Manager
20 835 (1.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6414 (13.56%) .NET
2 4357 (9.21%) HTML
3 3153 (6.66%) CSS
4 2813 (5.95%) ASP.NET
5 2682 (5.67%) XML
6 2280 (4.82%) Web Services
7 1997 (4.22%) jQuery
8 1598 (3.38%) HTML5
9 1486 (3.14%) Spring
10 1472 (3.11%) WCF
11 1405 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1300 (2.75%) .NET Framework
13 1170 (2.47%) Middleware
14 1125 (2.38%) AngularJS
15 1043 (2.20%) WPF
16 998 (2.11%) J2EE
17 908 (1.92%) REST
18 812 (1.72%) SOAP
19 713 (1.51%) Ajax
19 713 (1.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5503 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3172 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 1907 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 1345 (2.84%) Data Centre
5 1270 (2.68%) Derivative
6 1259 (2.66%) Mathematics
7 1167 (2.47%) Hedge funds
8 1114 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1002 (2.12%) User Experience
10 1001 (2.12%) Equities
11 889 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
12 755 (1.60%) Fixed Income
13 640 (1.35%) Data Structures
14 633 (1.34%) Algorithms
15 588 (1.24%) Mobile App
16 579 (1.22%) Client/Server
17 560 (1.18%) Data Integration
18 547 (1.16%) Visualisation
19 528 (1.12%) Statistics
20 519 (1.10%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6240 (13.19%) Windows
2 4375 (9.25%) Linux
3 3440 (7.27%) UNIX
4 1153 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 784 (1.66%) Windows 7
6 741 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 651 (1.38%) Solaris
8 594 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 588 (1.24%) Android
10 574 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 521 (1.10%) Apple iOS
12 288 (0.61%) Windows XP
13 244 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 224 (0.47%) AIX
15 157 (0.33%) CentOS
16 119 (0.25%) Ubuntu
17 87 (0.18%) Debian
18 71 (0.15%) Mac OS X
19 65 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
20 64 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10857 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
2 6677 (14.11%) Project Management
3 4036 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
4 3847 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 3806 (8.04%) ITIL
6 3555 (7.51%) Scrum
7 3406 (7.20%) SDLC
8 3219 (6.80%) PRINCE2
9 2826 (5.97%) Business Analysis
10 2753 (5.82%) TDD
11 2654 (5.61%) Analytics
12 2628 (5.55%) MVC
13 2583 (5.46%) OO
14 2279 (4.82%) Risk Management
15 2263 (4.78%) Change Management
16 2183 (4.61%) Software Engineering
17 1957 (4.14%) Mentoring
18 1828 (3.86%) E-Commerce
19 1806 (3.82%) Service Delivery
20 1738 (3.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11490 (24.29%) SQL
2 7169 (15.15%) Java
3 6516 (13.77%) C#
4 4620 (9.77%) JavaScript
5 2344 (4.95%) C++
6 1938 (4.10%) Python
7 1777 (3.76%) T-SQL
8 1437 (3.04%) PL/SQL
9 1211 (2.56%) C
10 1056 (2.23%) PHP
11 1050 (2.22%) Perl
12 785 (1.66%) VBA
13 779 (1.65%) PowerShell
14 703 (1.49%) VB
15 700 (1.48%) Shell Script
16 694 (1.47%) VB.NET
17 587 (1.24%) Ruby
18 574 (1.21%) Bash Shell
19 366 (0.77%) Scala
20 334 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 7919 (16.74%) Degree
2 1192 (2.52%) ISEB
3 929 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 901 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 815 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 756 (1.60%) Security Cleared
7 708 (1.50%) CISSP
8 644 (1.36%) PMP
9 563 (1.19%) ISTQB
10 516 (1.09%) CCNP
11 501 (1.06%) CCNA
12 499 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 470 (0.99%) MCSE
14 469 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
14 469 (0.99%) SC Cleared
15 418 (0.88%) CISM
16 379 (0.80%) ACCA
17 345 (0.73%) CIMA
18 326 (0.69%) CISA
19 295 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3069 (6.49%) QA
2 1156 (2.44%) SLA
3 604 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 448 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 278 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 264 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 262 (0.55%) COBIT
8 195 (0.41%) EMIR
9 148 (0.31%) MiFID
9 148 (0.31%) Solvency II
10 135 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
11 132 (0.28%) ISO 9001
12 96 (0.20%) CRD IV
13 67 (0.14%) FATCA
14 55 (0.12%) Basel II
15 48 (0.10%) Basel III
16 45 (0.095%) P3O
17 37 (0.078%) COREP
18 36 (0.076%) PMBOK
19 28 (0.059%) FINREP
System Software
1 2107 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 1265 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 368 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 364 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
5 351 (0.74%) vSphere
6 286 (0.60%) XenApp
7 195 (0.41%) VMware ESX
8 169 (0.36%) NFS
9 148 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
10 117 (0.25%) SRDF
11 94 (0.20%) Xen
12 92 (0.19%) KVM
13 87 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
14 85 (0.18%) XenDesktop
15 69 (0.15%) XenServer
16 62 (0.13%) Firmware
17 50 (0.11%) VMware Server
17 50 (0.11%) vCloud
18 48 (0.10%) Varnish
19 46 (0.097%) Docker
Systems Management
1 461 (0.97%) Puppet
2 429 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 390 (0.82%) SCCM
4 354 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
5 212 (0.45%) Nagios
6 210 (0.44%) Data Guard
7 160 (0.34%) SCOM
8 154 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
9 106 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
10 103 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 86 (0.18%) WSUS
12 85 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 82 (0.17%) Control-M
14 71 (0.15%) Backup Exec
15 70 (0.15%) OpenView
16 66 (0.14%) NetBackup
17 60 (0.13%) Ansible
18 57 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
19 43 (0.091%) Salt
20 42 (0.089%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6658 (14.07%) Microsoft
2 6466 (13.67%) Oracle
3 2896 (6.12%) SAP
4 1937 (4.09%) VMware
5 1856 (3.92%) Cisco
6 1181 (2.50%) IBM
7 1073 (2.27%) HP
8 1033 (2.18%) Citrix
9 766 (1.62%) Red Hat
10 578 (1.22%) Sybase
11 562 (1.19%) Cognos
12 520 (1.10%) CheckPoint
13 501 (1.06%) Juniper
14 499 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
15 455 (0.96%) Informatica
16 442 (0.93%) Tableau
17 414 (0.88%) NetApp
18 413 (0.87%) Bloomberg
19 397 (0.84%) F5
20 390 (0.82%) Google
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