The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 19 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.46% 15.32% 13.71%
As % of the General category 15.15% 36.96% 67.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 25
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 29.46% 41.44% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 30
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
West Sussex

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Finance
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Finance Salary Trend in Gatwick

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (56.10%) SQL
3 22 (53.66%) Project Management
4 20 (48.78%) MS Office
5 19 (46.34%) FileNet
5 19 (46.34%) WebSphere Process Server
5 19 (46.34%) JRules
5 19 (46.34%) JSF
5 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
5 19 (46.34%) Dojo
5 19 (46.34%) WPF
5 19 (46.34%) Unit Testing
5 19 (46.34%) DataPower
5 19 (46.34%) WebSphere Portal
5 19 (46.34%) SOAP
5 19 (46.34%) Web Services
5 19 (46.34%) XML
5 19 (46.34%) XSL
5 19 (46.34%) XSLT
5 19 (46.34%) DB2
5 19 (46.34%) WebSphere Application Server
5 19 (46.34%) Windows
5 19 (46.34%) J2EE
5 19 (46.34%) C#
5 19 (46.34%) Java
5 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
5 19 (46.34%) ILOG
5 19 (46.34%) Lotus
5 19 (46.34%) JAX-RPC
5 19 (46.34%) JBoss

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 19 (46.34%) FileNet
1 19 (46.34%) WebSphere Process Server
1 19 (46.34%) WebSphere Portal
1 19 (46.34%) WebSphere Application Server
1 19 (46.34%) IBM Notes
1 19 (46.34%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) DB2
2 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Eclipse
1 19 (46.34%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 15 (36.59%) Marketing
1 15 (36.59%) Investment Banking
1 15 (36.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) Analyst
3 19 (46.34%) C# Developer
3 19 (46.34%) Programmer
3 19 (46.34%) C# Software Engineer
3 19 (46.34%) Developer Analyst
3 19 (46.34%) Software Programmer
3 19 (46.34%) Agile C# Developer
3 19 (46.34%) Software Engineer
3 19 (46.34%) C# Programmer
4 18 (43.90%) Senior Developer
5 15 (36.59%) C# Software Developer
5 15 (36.59%) Software Developer
6 9 (21.95%) Applications Developer
6 9 (21.95%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Programme Office Manager
8 1 (2.44%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Project Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) JRules
1 19 (46.34%) JSF
1 19 (46.34%) Dojo
1 19 (46.34%) WPF
1 19 (46.34%) SOAP
1 19 (46.34%) Web Services
1 19 (46.34%) XML
1 19 (46.34%) XSL
1 19 (46.34%) XSLT
1 19 (46.34%) J2EE
1 19 (46.34%) JAX-RPC
2 15 (36.59%) WinForms
2 15 (36.59%) .NET
3 9 (21.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) DataPower
2 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Project Management
2 19 (46.34%) Software Engineering
2 19 (46.34%) Unit Testing
3 15 (36.59%) TDD
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
4 4 (9.76%) OO
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) PMP
1 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) ILOG
2 19 (46.34%) Lotus
2 19 (46.34%) JBoss
2 19 (46.34%) IBM