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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 22 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Finance 9 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 10.98% 4.17% 12.33%
As % of the General category 25.00% 26.67% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 16
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
36 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 43.90% 15.63% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 37
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) Back Office
4 3 (20.00%) SEO
4 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) VB6
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) GIS
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) MBA
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (6.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Procurement Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Coach
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) GIS
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) SEO
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) VB
3 2 (13.33%) VB6
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MBA
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ACCA
2 1 (6.67%) CIMA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) WSO2
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects