The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Finance Analyst
Rank 768 726 733
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 111 108 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 92 88 138
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Financial Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Financial Analyst Salary Trend in England

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Financial Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Financial Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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 -23 56 £60,000 +20.00% 14
South East +3 24 £40,000 -11.11% 7
North West -14 12 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire -31 7 £31,250 -27.32% 3
South West -17 4 £65,000 +42.07% 1
East Midlands -15 3 £22,500 -37.50% 1
East of England -33 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands -29 2 £41,250 -5.71% 3
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title.

1 290 (100.00%) Finance
2 90 (31.03%) SQL
3 75 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (22.07%) Oracle
5 52 (17.93%) SAP
6 48 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (16.21%) MS Excel
8 42 (14.48%) Degree
9 41 (14.14%) Microsoft
10 38 (13.10%) ERP
11 33 (11.38%) General Ledger
12 31 (10.69%) CIMA
13 30 (10.34%) ACCA
13 30 (10.34%) Data Analysis
14 28 (9.66%) Banking
15 24 (8.28%) SQL Server
15 24 (8.28%) VBA
15 24 (8.28%) Oracle General Ledger
16 23 (7.93%) Financial Modelling
16 23 (7.93%) Business Analysis
16 23 (7.93%) User Acceptance Testing
17 22 (7.59%) Cognos
18 20 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
18 20 (6.90%) SAP FI
18 20 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (6.55%) SAP CO
19 19 (6.55%) SAP FI/CO
19 19 (6.55%) CODA
20 18 (6.21%) Oracle EBS R12
21 17 (5.86%) Analytics

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.48%) SAS
2 4 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (1.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.38%) IIS
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 47 (16.21%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.48%) MS Office
3 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (8.28%) Oracle General Ledger
2 20 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (6.90%) SAP FI
3 19 (6.55%) SAP CO
3 19 (6.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 18 (6.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (5.86%) Oracle Receivables
5 17 (5.86%) Oracle Payables
6 14 (4.83%) Oracle Applications
6 14 (4.83%) Oracle Financials
6 14 (4.83%) Oracle Cash Management
6 14 (4.83%) Oracle Assets
7 12 (4.14%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (2.76%) Dynamics GP
9 6 (2.07%) Hyperion Planning
9 6 (2.07%) Cognos TM1
9 6 (2.07%) FRx
10 5 (1.72%) SAP ERP
10 5 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (1.72%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.03%) HTTP
1 3 (1.03%) PPP
2 2 (0.69%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (0.69%) 4G
2 2 (0.69%) 3G
2 2 (0.69%) Internet
2 2 (0.69%) 2G
2 2 (0.69%) FTP
2 2 (0.69%) Broadband
3 1 (0.34%) VPN
3 1 (0.34%) SAN
3 1 (0.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.34%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.83%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (4.14%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (3.10%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.41%) Essbase
7 5 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.72%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.38%) Cognos Query Studio
8 4 (1.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 4 (1.38%) Hyperion Smart View
8 4 (1.38%) MS Access
9 3 (1.03%) OLAP
9 3 (1.03%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.03%) Big Data
10 2 (0.69%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.69%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.69%) ProClarity
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.38%) JIRA
2 3 (1.03%) Selenium
2 3 (1.03%) WebLOAD
2 3 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (1.03%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.03%) JBehave
2 3 (1.03%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 290 (100.00%) Finance
2 33 (11.38%) General Ledger
3 28 (9.66%) Banking
4 17 (5.86%) Legal
5 14 (4.83%) Law
6 12 (4.14%) Back Office
6 12 (4.14%) Billing
7 10 (3.45%) Investment Banking
8 8 (2.76%) Retail
9 7 (2.41%) Telecoms
10 6 (2.07%) Advertising
11 5 (1.72%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
13 3 (1.03%) Marketing
14 2 (0.69%) Front Office
15 1 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.34%) International Banking
15 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.38%) Web Services
1 4 (1.38%) .NET
2 1 (0.34%) XML
2 1 (0.34%) SOAP
2 1 (0.34%) J2EE
2 1 (0.34%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 75 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.86%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.48%) Hedge funds
4 9 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.07%) Reference Data
6 6 (2.07%) Statistics
7 5 (1.72%) STB
8 4 (1.38%) Kindle
9 3 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.03%) Life Science
9 3 (1.03%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.03%) FMCG
10 2 (0.69%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.69%) Economics
10 2 (0.69%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.69%) Equities
10 2 (0.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.14%) Windows
2 6 (2.07%) UNIX
3 5 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (13.10%) ERP
3 30 (10.34%) Data Analysis
4 23 (7.93%) Financial Modelling
4 23 (7.93%) Business Analysis
4 23 (7.93%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (5.86%) Analytics
7 16 (5.52%) Project Management
7 16 (5.52%) Cash Management
8 15 (5.17%) Data Governance
9 14 (4.83%) Data Management
10 13 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (3.79%) ITIL
11 11 (3.79%) Financial Analysis
12 10 (3.45%) Practice Management
13 9 (3.10%) Change Management
14 8 (2.76%) Data Modelling
14 8 (2.76%) Test Scripting
15 7 (2.41%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 90 (31.03%) SQL
2 24 (8.28%) VBA
3 10 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 10 (3.45%) PL/SQL
3 10 (3.45%) VB
4 8 (2.76%) Java
5 6 (2.07%) C#
6 5 (1.72%) C++
6 5 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (0.34%) C
7 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (14.48%) Degree
2 31 (10.69%) CIMA
3 30 (10.34%) ACCA
4 10 (3.45%) AAT
5 3 (1.03%) ISEB
5 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.03%) PMP
5 3 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (1.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.34%) CCA
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MBA
7 1 (0.34%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.52%) QA
2 10 (3.45%) SLA
3 7 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (2.41%) COREP
4 6 (2.07%) FINREP
5 4 (1.38%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.34%) CRD IV
Systems Management
1 3 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (22.07%) Oracle
2 52 (17.93%) SAP
3 41 (14.14%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.59%) Cognos
5 19 (6.55%) CODA
6 14 (4.83%) Business Objects
7 12 (4.14%) Sun
8 10 (3.45%) Hyperion
9 9 (3.10%) Sage
10 6 (2.07%) Remedy
10 6 (2.07%) JD Edwards
10 6 (2.07%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (1.38%) SYSPRO
12 3 (1.03%) Mantas
12 3 (1.03%) Actimize
12 3 (1.03%) Norkom
12 3 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (1.03%) HP
13 2 (0.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 2 (0.69%) Epicor
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