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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 20 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 52.63% 46.15% 27.27%
As % of the General category 90.91% 90.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 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
22 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 57.89% 51.28% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £16,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+263.63% -59.00%
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 28 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 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) Web Services
2 12 (48.00%) XML
3 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (24.00%) RESTful
5 6 (24.00%) TeamCity
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) MSTest
5 6 (24.00%) Silverlight
5 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (24.00%) CentOS
5 6 (24.00%) BDD
5 6 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (24.00%) Mingle
5 6 (24.00%) RavenDB
5 6 (24.00%) Neo4j
5 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (24.00%) Twitter
5 6 (24.00%) CQRS
5 6 (24.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (24.00%) MVC
5 6 (24.00%) TDD

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) RavenDB
2 6 (24.00%) Neo4j
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (24.00%) MSTest
3 6 (24.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (24.00%) NUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 5 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Analyst
3 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Programmer
5 6 (24.00%) Lead Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 5 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (16.00%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Lead Business Analyst
7 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
8 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Web Services
1 12 (48.00%) XML
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (24.00%) RESTful
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (24.00%) Silverlight
4 6 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (24.00%) Spring
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) J2EE
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) CentOS
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (24.00%) BDD
2 6 (24.00%) CQRS
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 6 (24.00%) TDD
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) OOP
3 5 (20.00%) UML
4 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Data Security
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) System Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) VB
4 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Delphi
4 5 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) MCTS
1 6 (24.00%) MCSD
1 6 (24.00%) MCSE
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Twitter
3 5 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) CA
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago