The 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 21 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 6 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.45% 9.57% 10.56%
As % of the General category 11.76% 23.68% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 19
Average salary £34,250 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.30% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £62,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
West Sussex

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

General Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 46.36% 40.43% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 59
Average salary £36,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £50,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) WPF
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) WinForms
3 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) VB6
4 1 (9.09%) WSO2
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Software Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Programmer
4 3 (27.27%) Administrator
4 3 (27.27%) Procurement Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Office Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) WinForms
2 4 (36.36%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) WSO2