The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank - 8 4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove - 11.54% 37.50%
As % of the General category - 37.50% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £55,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +175.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hove region.

General Category
Hove
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove 15.00% 30.77% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +137.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Finance
Salary Trend in Hove

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

Finance Salary Trend in Hove

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hove 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 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hove 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Senior DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Senior SQL DBA
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Solutions Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UX Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (20.00%) Content Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft