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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 22 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 47.83% 11.11% -
As % of the General category 100.00% 44.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
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 Hitchin region.

General Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 47.83% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Average salary £60,000 £16,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+263.63% -60.24%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 20 August 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 18 (56.25%) Oracle
1 18 (56.25%) XML
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 13 (40.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (40.63%) Web Services
5 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 12 (37.50%) WebLogic
5 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 12 (37.50%) .NET
5 12 (37.50%) C#
5 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) Middleware
7 7 (21.88%) OOP
7 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (21.88%) MCSD
7 7 (21.88%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) Linux
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (21.88%) MCSE
7 7 (21.88%) HTML
7 7 (21.88%) Java
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 7 (21.88%) CSS
7 7 (21.88%) Ant
7 7 (21.88%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) TDD
7 7 (21.88%) NUnit
7 7 (21.88%) Subversion
7 7 (21.88%) Maven

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (21.88%) RavenDB
2 7 (21.88%) Neo4j
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 12 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 7 (21.88%) Ant
3 7 (21.88%) MSTest
3 7 (21.88%) Hudson
3 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 7 (21.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (21.88%) NUnit
3 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 7 (21.88%) Maven
3 7 (21.88%) JIRA
3 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 12 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Programmer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Build Manager
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Programmer
4 7 (21.88%) .NET Programmer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) XML
2 13 (40.63%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 8 (25.00%) Middleware
5 7 (21.88%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.88%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) RESTful
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (21.88%) Silverlight
5 7 (21.88%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (18.75%) J2EE
6 6 (18.75%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
1 7 (21.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) TDD
2 7 (21.88%) MVC
2 7 (21.88%) OOP
2 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.88%) Release Management
2 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
2 7 (21.88%) BDD
2 7 (21.88%) Change Control
2 7 (21.88%) CQRS
3 6 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) UML
4 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.38%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 7 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
4 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Delphi
4 5 (15.63%) VB
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
4 5 (15.63%) VB6
5 4 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) MCSD
1 7 (21.88%) MCSE
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (21.88%) MCTS
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Twitter
3 5 (15.63%) JBoss
3 5 (15.63%) CA
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