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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 38 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 18.75% 69.09% -
As % of the General category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £23,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.13% -
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
6 38 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 37.50% 69.09% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 1
Average salary £23,500 £57,500 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.13% +248.48%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 27 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) Data Security
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) QA
1 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Test Planning
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Service Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Architect
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Data Security
1 5 (71.43%) Test Planning
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
1 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
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