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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 10.59% 5.26% 8.74%
As % of the General category 24.32% 29.41% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £62,000 £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
37 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 43.53% 17.89% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 22
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £66,250 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) SEO
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) Back Office
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) VB6
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) GIS
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) MBA
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Procurement Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Coach
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) SEO
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) VB6
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MBA
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) ACCA
2 1 (7.14%) CIMA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) WSO2
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects