The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Hitchin region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 54.55% 47.22% 23.08%
As % of the General category 90.00% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 60.61% 47.22% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £58,750 - £40,250
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 - £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Hertfordshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Finance
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Finance Salary Trend in Hitchin

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) XML
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
4 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) J2EE
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (27.27%) Twitter
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) Financial Institution
6 5 (22.73%) JBoss
6 5 (22.73%) UML
6 5 (22.73%) Apache
6 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
6 5 (22.73%) VB
6 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
6 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Delphi
6 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (22.73%) VB6
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) NUnit

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
1 5 (22.73%) Apache
1 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
3 4 (18.18%) RavenDB
3 4 (18.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) NUnit
2 4 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) MSTest
2 4 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (22.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Analyst
3 9 (40.91%) Senior Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Lead Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
7 4 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (18.18%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Programmer
8 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
8 3 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (4.55%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) XML
2 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) J2EE
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 4 (18.18%) Silverlight
5 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (18.18%) RESTful
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware
6 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
1 4 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) UML
3 4 (18.18%) OOP
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) BDD
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) CQRS
4 3 (13.64%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) System Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Delphi
4 5 (22.73%) VB
4 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
4 5 (22.73%) VB6
5 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSD
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (18.18%) MCTS
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Twitter
3 5 (22.73%) JBoss
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 4 days ago