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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23764 24956 21698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 23.32% 22.67% 21.37%
As % of the General category 52.36% 51.10% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19883 20219 17660
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 £32,000
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
45382 48834 44221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 44.54% 44.36% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36458 38467 35637
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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 6 July 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 6 July 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 13123 £60,000 +4.34% 1889
South East +3 3873 £50,000 +2.04% 453
Yorkshire +2 1303 £42,500 +6.25% 230
East of England -3 1290 £47,500 - 138
North West +2 1286 £42,000 -1.17% 254
South West +4 1070 £42,500 -5.55% 231
West Midlands -3 970 £45,000 +1.12% 192
East Midlands +8 718 £45,000 +5.88% 80
North East -10 90 £40,000 +14.28% 31
Midlands 0 50 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 11664 (24.43%) SQL
2 10687 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
3 8887 (18.61%) Banking
4 7877 (16.50%) Degree
5 7279 (15.25%) SQL Server
6 7072 (14.81%) Java
7 6898 (14.45%) Microsoft
8 6687 (14.01%) Project Management
9 6625 (13.88%) Oracle
10 6459 (13.53%) C#
11 6442 (13.49%) .NET
12 6432 (13.47%) Windows
13 5349 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
14 4724 (9.89%) JavaScript
15 4456 (9.33%) MS Excel
16 4453 (9.33%) HTML
17 4383 (9.18%) Linux
18 4016 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
19 3838 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
20 3834 (8.03%) ITIL
21 3817 (7.99%) Retail
22 3586 (7.51%) Scrum
23 3517 (7.37%) UNIX
24 3330 (6.97%) SDLC
25 3274 (6.86%) Telecoms
26 3243 (6.79%) PRINCE2
27 3183 (6.67%) CSS
28 3110 (6.51%) Computer Science
29 2992 (6.27%) QA
30 2869 (6.01%) Business Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1449 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 974 (2.04%) IIS
3 908 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 881 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 795 (1.67%) SAS
6 762 (1.60%) Apache
7 719 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 496 (1.04%) CMS
9 488 (1.02%) WebLogic
10 461 (0.97%) JBoss
11 413 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 378 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
13 236 (0.49%) Node.js
14 227 (0.48%) Lync
15 225 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 220 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
17 217 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
18 212 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
19 184 (0.39%) Drupal
20 181 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4456 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 2261 (4.74%) MS Office
3 834 (1.75%) MS Project
4 764 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 621 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 219 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 182 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 132 (0.28%) SPSS
9 113 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
10 110 (0.23%) PowerPivot
11 44 (0.092%) InfoPath
12 42 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 26 (0.054%) OmniGraffle
13 26 (0.054%) FrameMaker
14 24 (0.050%) Fireworks
15 22 (0.046%) CPLEX
16 21 (0.044%) InDesign
16 21 (0.044%) Mingle
17 19 (0.040%) RoboHelp
18 18 (0.038%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 996 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
2 844 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 649 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
4 544 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
5 529 (1.11%) SAP FI
6 502 (1.05%) SAP CO
7 497 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
8 496 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 468 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
10 455 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
11 401 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
12 374 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
13 265 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
14 234 (0.49%) SAP MM
15 218 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
16 215 (0.45%) Oracle Cash Management
17 179 (0.37%) SAP SD
18 167 (0.35%) HFM
19 151 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
20 145 (0.30%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 631 (1.32%) SaaS
2 472 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 401 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 277 (0.58%) Office 365
5 211 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 139 (0.29%) PaaS
7 132 (0.28%) Google Analytics
8 97 (0.20%) IaaS
9 83 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
10 80 (0.17%) GitHub
11 60 (0.13%) Force.com
12 57 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
13 30 (0.063%) Adobe Analytics
14 28 (0.059%) Amazon S3
15 22 (0.046%) Taleo
15 22 (0.046%) Google Cloud Platform
16 21 (0.044%) Yammer
17 19 (0.040%) Amazon EMR
18 16 (0.034%) FinancialForce.com
19 15 (0.031%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1502 (3.15%) Firewall
2 1039 (2.18%) WAN
3 1016 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 972 (2.04%) LAN
5 920 (1.93%) SAN
6 889 (1.86%) Internet
7 865 (1.81%) DNS
8 583 (1.22%) VPN
9 524 (1.10%) Network Security
10 498 (1.04%) DHCP
11 461 (0.97%) VoIP
12 431 (0.90%) Wireless
13 426 (0.89%) HTTP
14 322 (0.67%) BGP
15 312 (0.65%) SSL
16 303 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
17 287 (0.60%) NAS
18 266 (0.56%) Multicast
19 261 (0.55%) OSPF
20 253 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7279 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 2215 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1705 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1690 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1481 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 1444 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 1434 (3.00%) Oracle Database
8 1045 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1043 (2.18%) Big Data
10 1032 (2.16%) MySQL
11 809 (1.69%) RDBMS
12 754 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 692 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 662 (1.39%) NoSQL
15 658 (1.38%) Hadoop
16 595 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
17 594 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
18 512 (1.07%) DB2
19 447 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
20 424 (0.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1051 (2.20%) Git (software)
2 1002 (2.10%) JIRA
3 947 (1.98%) Selenium
4 923 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 849 (1.78%) Visual Studio
6 823 (1.72%) Subversion
7 663 (1.39%) NUnit
8 622 (1.30%) Jenkins
9 509 (1.07%) Maven
10 439 (0.92%) JUnit
11 372 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
12 361 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
13 355 (0.74%) Eclipse
14 354 (0.74%) WebDriver
15 353 (0.74%) Moq
16 333 (0.70%) HP UFT
17 327 (0.68%) MSTest
18 315 (0.66%) Cucumber
19 301 (0.63%) TeamCity
20 217 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 8887 (18.61%) Banking
2 3817 (7.99%) Retail
3 3274 (6.86%) Telecoms
4 2430 (5.09%) Marketing
5 1862 (3.90%) Financial Institution
6 1780 (3.73%) Investment Banking
7 1703 (3.57%) Legal
8 1570 (3.29%) Front Office
9 1412 (2.96%) Manufacturing
10 1167 (2.44%) Back Office
11 755 (1.58%) Law
12 613 (1.28%) Advertising
13 585 (1.23%) Retail Banking
14 558 (1.17%) Games
15 518 (1.08%) Electronics
16 414 (0.87%) General Ledger
17 345 (0.72%) Billing
18 314 (0.66%) Publishing
19 281 (0.59%) Automotive
20 233 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11275 (23.61%) Developer
2 10356 (21.69%) Analyst
3 3991 (8.36%) Business Analyst
4 3816 (7.99%) Project Manager
5 3556 (7.45%) Consultant
6 2761 (5.78%) Architect
7 2007 (4.20%) .NET Developer
8 1873 (3.92%) Java Developer
9 1824 (3.82%) C# Developer
10 1822 (3.82%) Senior Developer
11 1698 (3.56%) Support Analyst
12 1269 (2.66%) Applications Support
13 1069 (2.24%) Senior Analyst
14 1032 (2.16%) Junior
15 1031 (2.16%) Solutions Architect
16 1000 (2.09%) Test Analyst
17 983 (2.06%) Administrator
18 979 (2.05%) C# .NET Developer
19 903 (1.89%) Senior Manager
20 880 (1.84%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6442 (13.49%) .NET
2 4453 (9.33%) HTML
3 3183 (6.67%) CSS
4 2867 (6.00%) ASP.NET
5 2704 (5.66%) XML
6 2284 (4.78%) Web Services
7 1975 (4.14%) jQuery
8 1626 (3.41%) HTML5
9 1509 (3.16%) WCF
10 1503 (3.15%) Spring
11 1423 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1285 (2.69%) .NET Framework
13 1160 (2.43%) Middleware
14 1082 (2.27%) AngularJS
15 1026 (2.15%) WPF
16 990 (2.07%) J2EE
17 830 (1.74%) REST
18 803 (1.68%) SOAP
19 724 (1.52%) Hibernate
20 721 (1.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5349 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3110 (6.51%) Computer Science
3 1901 (3.98%) Management Information System
4 1375 (2.88%) Data Centre
5 1207 (2.53%) Mathematics
6 1206 (2.53%) Derivative
7 1194 (2.50%) Hedge funds
8 1105 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 958 (2.01%) User Experience
10 946 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
11 923 (1.93%) Equities
12 694 (1.45%) Fixed Income
13 629 (1.32%) Data Structures
14 623 (1.30%) Mobile App
15 606 (1.27%) Algorithms
16 562 (1.18%) Client/Server
17 552 (1.16%) Data Integration
18 538 (1.13%) Clustering
19 527 (1.10%) Visualisation
19 527 (1.10%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6432 (13.47%) Windows
2 4383 (9.18%) Linux
3 3517 (7.37%) UNIX
4 1170 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 849 (1.78%) Windows 7
6 714 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 680 (1.42%) Solaris
8 632 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 613 (1.28%) Android
10 573 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 544 (1.14%) Apple iOS
12 346 (0.72%) Windows XP
13 278 (0.58%) Windows 8
14 231 (0.48%) AIX
15 160 (0.34%) CentOS
16 130 (0.27%) Ubuntu
17 96 (0.20%) Mac OS X
18 86 (0.18%) Debian
19 74 (0.15%) Data ONTAP
20 73 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10687 (22.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6687 (14.01%) Project Management
3 4016 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
4 3838 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3834 (8.03%) ITIL
6 3586 (7.51%) Scrum
7 3330 (6.97%) SDLC
8 3243 (6.79%) PRINCE2
9 2869 (6.01%) Business Analysis
10 2743 (5.74%) TDD
11 2708 (5.67%) MVC
12 2707 (5.67%) OO
13 2555 (5.35%) Analytics
14 2219 (4.65%) Software Engineering
15 2201 (4.61%) Change Management
16 2148 (4.50%) Risk Management
17 1917 (4.01%) Mentoring
18 1879 (3.94%) Service Delivery
19 1865 (3.91%) CRM
20 1836 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11664 (24.43%) SQL
2 7072 (14.81%) Java
3 6459 (13.53%) C#
4 4724 (9.89%) JavaScript
5 2382 (4.99%) C++
6 1869 (3.91%) Python
7 1818 (3.81%) T-SQL
8 1422 (2.98%) PL/SQL
9 1199 (2.51%) C
10 1110 (2.32%) PHP
11 1064 (2.23%) Perl
12 787 (1.65%) VBA
13 764 (1.60%) PowerShell
14 711 (1.49%) Shell Script
15 702 (1.47%) VB
16 677 (1.42%) VB.NET
17 578 (1.21%) Bash Shell
18 546 (1.14%) Ruby
19 328 (0.69%) Scala
20 319 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 7877 (16.50%) Degree
2 1247 (2.61%) ISEB
3 919 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 894 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
5 836 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 784 (1.64%) Security Cleared
7 689 (1.44%) CISSP
8 654 (1.37%) PMP
9 610 (1.28%) ISTQB
10 506 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 499 (1.05%) CCNA
11 499 (1.05%) SC Cleared
12 496 (1.04%) CCNP
13 491 (1.03%) MCSE
14 438 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
15 383 (0.80%) CISM
16 366 (0.77%) ACCA
17 345 (0.72%) CIMA
18 306 (0.64%) CISA
19 296 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2992 (6.27%) QA
2 1170 (2.45%) SLA
3 618 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 435 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 286 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 268 (0.56%) COBIT
7 249 (0.52%) Data Quality
8 183 (0.38%) EMIR
9 161 (0.34%) Solvency II
10 146 (0.31%) ISO 9001
11 127 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
12 125 (0.26%) MiFID
13 93 (0.19%) CRD IV
14 61 (0.13%) FATCA
15 60 (0.13%) Basel II
16 56 (0.12%) Basel III
17 39 (0.082%) P3O
18 36 (0.075%) COREP
19 33 (0.069%) PMBOK
20 30 (0.063%) FINREP
System Software
1 2211 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 1303 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 378 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 373 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 356 (0.75%) vSphere
6 298 (0.62%) XenApp
7 216 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 186 (0.39%) NFS
9 145 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 121 (0.25%) SRDF
11 105 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 104 (0.22%) Xen
13 99 (0.21%) XenDesktop
14 90 (0.19%) KVM
15 71 (0.15%) XenServer
16 55 (0.12%) Firmware
17 49 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 49 (0.10%) Varnish
18 48 (0.10%) vCloud
19 42 (0.088%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 445 (0.93%) Puppet
2 429 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 380 (0.80%) SCCM
4 342 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
5 218 (0.46%) Nagios
6 217 (0.45%) Data Guard
7 165 (0.35%) SCOM
8 149 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 117 (0.25%) Tivoli
10 96 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
11 87 (0.18%) Control-M
12 85 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 85 (0.18%) WSUS
13 84 (0.18%) OpenView
14 76 (0.16%) Backup Exec
15 73 (0.15%) NetBackup
16 52 (0.11%) Ansible
17 48 (0.10%) Salt
18 46 (0.096%) ITRS Geneos
19 43 (0.090%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6898 (14.45%) Microsoft
2 6625 (13.88%) Oracle
3 2806 (5.88%) SAP
4 1977 (4.14%) VMware
5 1911 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1267 (2.65%) IBM
7 1142 (2.39%) HP
8 1118 (2.34%) Citrix
9 766 (1.60%) Red Hat
10 732 (1.53%) Business Objects
11 585 (1.23%) Cognos
12 584 (1.22%) Sybase
13 518 (1.08%) CheckPoint
14 505 (1.06%) Juniper
15 477 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
16 431 (0.90%) Informatica
17 428 (0.90%) NetApp
18 427 (0.89%) Tableau
19 399 (0.84%) F5
20 394 (0.83%) Hyperion
City, London
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 minutes ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
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City, London
TEKsystems
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City, London
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City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
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London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 minutes ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
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London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £51886.00 - £61745.00 per annum
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Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £62k - £77k plus outstanding package
Posted: 44 minutes ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000.00 per annum
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30k - £35k
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k + discretionary bonus and benefits package
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Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
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