The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 22 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 9.87% 13.45% 7.87%
As % of the General category 44.23% 47.92% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 4
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Devon

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

General Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 48 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 22.32% 28.07% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 13
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,157
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +24.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,830 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Finance
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Finance Salary Trend in Exeter

Finance
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Exeter

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 24 (48.98%) Degree
2 20 (40.82%) MS Office
3 19 (38.78%) HTML
4 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
5 17 (34.69%) Windows
6 16 (32.65%) ITIL
7 15 (30.61%) C#
8 13 (26.53%) Banking
9 12 (24.49%) QA
9 12 (24.49%) XML
10 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
11 10 (20.41%) .NET
11 10 (20.41%) MVC
12 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.37%) Time Management
13 8 (16.33%) jQuery
13 8 (16.33%) Project Management
13 8 (16.33%) Bomgar
13 8 (16.33%) User Experience
14 7 (14.29%) Change Control
14 7 (14.29%) Service Management
14 7 (14.29%) GIS
14 7 (14.29%) ESRI
14 7 (14.29%) ArcGIS
14 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
14 7 (14.29%) CSS
14 7 (14.29%) PHP
14 7 (14.29%) Photography
14 7 (14.29%) Summit

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 7 (14.29%) ArcGIS
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Office
2 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.04%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.04%) QuarkXPress
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.04%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.04%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) NUnit
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 13 (26.53%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) German Language
3 2 (4.08%) Russian Language
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Server Support
3 10 (20.41%) Support Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Server Support Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Server Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Service Manager
5 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 3 (6.12%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) HTML
2 12 (24.49%) XML
3 10 (20.41%) .NET
4 8 (16.33%) jQuery
5 7 (14.29%) CSS
6 6 (12.24%) HTML5
7 5 (10.20%) XHTML
7 5 (10.20%) Ajax
8 3 (6.12%) COM
8 3 (6.12%) Laravel
9 2 (4.08%) LESS
9 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.08%) CSS3
9 2 (4.08%) Symfony
9 2 (4.08%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (4.08%) LAMP
9 2 (4.08%) Web Services
10 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) User Experience
2 7 (14.29%) GIS
2 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.29%) Photography
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) MVC
3 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.37%) Time Management
4 8 (16.33%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) Service Management
5 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 7 (14.29%) Change Control
6 6 (12.24%) TDD
7 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.16%) Server Patching
9 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.12%) Scrum
10 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.08%) OO
10 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) C#
2 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.29%) PHP
4 5 (10.20%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) C++
5 4 (8.16%) Delphi
5 4 (8.16%) VB
5 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) ISTQB
2 5 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.16%) MCPD
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) PMP
5 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.04%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) OpenView
1 2 (4.08%) SCOM
1 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Bomgar
3 7 (14.29%) ESRI
4 3 (6.12%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) Twitter
5 2 (4.08%) Zend
6 1 (2.04%) Teradici
6 1 (2.04%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Quark
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) Intel