The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 20 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 42 40 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.12% 17.39% 16.56%
As % of the General category 27.45% 60.61% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 43
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Suffolk

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

General Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
153 66 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 36.87% 28.70% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 141 54 83
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,100 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £62,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Finance
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Finance Salary Trend in Ipswich

Finance
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 41 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.11%) Degree
3 24 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 20 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
6 17 (18.89%) C#
6 17 (18.89%) Analytics
7 15 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 13 (14.44%) SQL
9 12 (13.33%) Java
9 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (12.22%) HTML
10 11 (12.22%) .NET
10 11 (12.22%) SAP
10 11 (12.22%) ITIL
10 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
10 11 (12.22%) QA
11 10 (11.11%) Scrum
11 10 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 9 (10.00%) Programme Management
12 9 (10.00%) Change Management
12 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (10.00%) Data Analysis
12 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.89%) Selenium
13 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
13 8 (8.89%) DSDM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (2.22%) IIS
1 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.22%) Lync
2 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.11%) JBoss
2 1 (1.11%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.78%) MS Project
3 5 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.44%) MS Office
5 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.22%) SAP SD
2 2 (2.22%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.22%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.22%) SAP CRM
2 2 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.22%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) LAN
1 2 (2.22%) VoIP
1 2 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) DHCP
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.11%) DNS
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.44%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.22%) SAP BI
4 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.22%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.11%) MS Access
5 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Selenium
2 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.44%) LSMW
4 1 (1.11%) Subversion
4 1 (1.11%) Ant
4 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) RSpec
4 1 (1.11%) FxCop
4 1 (1.11%) StyleCop
4 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.11%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.11%) NuGet
4 1 (1.11%) Capybara
4 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.11%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.78%) Electronics
2 7 (7.78%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.78%) Marketing
3 4 (4.44%) Legal
4 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (44.44%) Analyst
2 28 (31.11%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.44%) Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.89%) QA Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) QA Test Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Manager
7 6 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) SAP Developer
9 4 (4.44%) ABAP Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Junior
10 3 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Service Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) HTML
1 11 (12.22%) .NET
2 7 (7.78%) CSS
3 6 (6.67%) HTML5
4 4 (4.44%) Web Dynpro
4 4 (4.44%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (4.44%) BAPI
4 4 (4.44%) Web Services
5 3 (3.33%) J2EE
6 2 (2.22%) SAP Basis
6 2 (2.22%) WSH
7 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.11%) jQuery
7 1 (1.11%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.11%) Kendo UI
7 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.11%) ATL
7 1 (1.11%) COM
7 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) DTV
3 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.33%) PMI
6 2 (2.22%) CMDB
6 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.22%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.22%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Android
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.11%) CentOS
4 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.11%) Debian
4 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 17 (18.89%) Analytics
5 11 (12.22%) ITIL
6 10 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 10 (11.11%) Scrum
7 9 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 9 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 9 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (10.00%) Change Management
8 8 (8.89%) DSDM
8 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.89%) User Stories
8 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.78%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.78%) MVC
9 7 (7.78%) Test Planning
10 6 (6.67%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.11%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.89%) C#
3 13 (14.44%) SQL
4 12 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (4.44%) SAPscript
5 4 (4.44%) ABAP
5 4 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (2.22%) PHP
6 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.22%) Ruby
7 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.11%) Go
7 1 (1.11%) VBA
7 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (31.11%) Degree
2 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (7.78%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.33%) ISEB
5 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.22%) PMP
6 2 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.11%) CISA
7 1 (1.11%) CISM
7 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.11%) CISSP
7 1 (1.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.11%) CRISC
7 1 (1.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) FATCA
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.11%) Ansible
1 1 (1.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.22%) SAP
3 5 (5.56%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 3 (3.33%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) Apple
6 2 (2.22%) Polycom
7 1 (1.11%) Citrix
7 1 (1.11%) NetApp
7 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
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