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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 7 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 11.11% - 4.44%
As % of the General category 28.57% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 38.89% 41.67% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 19
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Finance
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Finance Salary Trend in Hertford

Finance
Salary Histogram in Hertford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Hertford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Hertford

Finance
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) COSO
2 1 (20.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP GRC
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Director
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COSO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP