The 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 39 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 82.98% 16.67% 19.05%
As % of the General category 100.00% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Average salary £43,500 - £53,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £64,250
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 Hitchin region.

General Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 82.98% 20.83% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Average salary £43,500 - £53,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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
Salary Histogram in Hitchin

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Hitchin region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Hitchin

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (59.15%) Oracle
3 32 (45.07%) .NET
3 32 (45.07%) XML
4 28 (39.44%) Java
5 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET
6 25 (35.21%) Middleware
6 25 (35.21%) Oracle Forms
6 25 (35.21%) Oracle Reports
6 25 (35.21%) Oracle Fusion
7 24 (33.80%) J2EE
7 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
7 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
8 22 (30.99%) Retail
9 21 (29.58%) Spring
9 21 (29.58%) Hibernate
9 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
9 21 (29.58%) Web Services
9 21 (29.58%) CSS
10 20 (28.17%) UML
10 20 (28.17%) Oracle Database
11 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
11 17 (23.94%) JPA
11 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (23.94%) Oracle Service Bus
11 17 (23.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 17 (23.94%) JSF
11 17 (23.94%) VB6
11 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (23.94%) AquaLogic

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (23.94%) JBoss
1 17 (23.94%) Tuxedo
1 17 (23.94%) AquaLogic
1 17 (23.94%) Oracle Service Bus
1 17 (23.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (11.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Project
2 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) Oracle Reports
2 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
3 20 (28.17%) Oracle Database
4 17 (23.94%) Crystal Reports
4 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (23.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (23.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (23.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (35.21%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (21.13%) Ant
2 15 (21.13%) Maven
3 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
3 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
4 13 (18.31%) Subversion
4 13 (18.31%) Hudson
5 12 (16.90%) JIRA
6 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.63%) TestDirector
8 2 (2.82%) Gradle
General
1 22 (30.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Developer
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Analyst Developer
3 17 (23.94%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 15 (21.13%) Build Manager
5 12 (16.90%) Technical Manager
6 10 (14.08%) Project Manager
7 7 (9.86%) Technical Project Manager
8 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Java Web Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Build Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) .NET
1 32 (45.07%) XML
2 27 (38.03%) ASP.NET
3 25 (35.21%) Middleware
3 25 (35.21%) Oracle Fusion
4 24 (33.80%) J2EE
5 21 (29.58%) CSS
5 21 (29.58%) Hibernate
5 21 (29.58%) Spring
5 21 (29.58%) Web Services
6 17 (23.94%) JSF
6 17 (23.94%) JPA
6 17 (23.94%) Struts
7 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.45%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (7.04%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) N-Tier
2 7 (9.86%) PMI
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) UNIX
1 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) UML
3 17 (23.94%) SOA
3 17 (23.94%) BPEL
3 17 (23.94%) MVC
3 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
4 16 (22.54%) Release Management
5 15 (21.13%) Change Control
5 15 (21.13%) Project Management
6 13 (18.31%) Waterfall
6 13 (18.31%) Change Management
7 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (14.08%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.86%) Kanban
10 6 (8.45%) Scrum
10 6 (8.45%) Validation
10 6 (8.45%) Resource Management
10 6 (8.45%) Test Management
10 6 (8.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) Java
2 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.94%) VB
3 17 (23.94%) COBOL
3 17 (23.94%) Delphi
3 17 (23.94%) VB6
4 16 (22.54%) C
5 8 (11.27%) VB.NET
6 7 (9.86%) C#
7 3 (4.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) ISTQB
2 7 (9.86%) PMP
2 7 (9.86%) PMI Certification
3 6 (8.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Control-M
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (59.15%) Oracle
2 24 (33.80%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.94%) BEA
3 17 (23.94%) Micro Focus
4 7 (9.86%) CA
5 4 (5.63%) Twitter
6 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago