The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Gerrards Cross region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gerrards Cross 10.00% 5.00% 9.76%
As % of the General category 20.00% 25.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Finance
Buckinghamshire

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

General Category
Gerrards Cross
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gerrards Cross 50.00% 20.00% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Average salary £23,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £47,500 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Gerrards Cross

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Gerrards Cross

Finance
Salary Trend in Gerrards Cross

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

Finance Salary Trend in Gerrards Cross

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gerrards Cross

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gerrards Cross 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 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
1 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Gerrards Cross by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gerrards Cross 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA