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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 31 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 22 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.20% 13.99% 12.63%
As % of the General category 14.38% 44.94% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 31
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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 89 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 43.10% 31.12% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 105 54 58
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.93%) .NET
3 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
4 17 (30.36%) Windows
5 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
5 15 (26.79%) C#
6 14 (25.00%) SQL
7 13 (23.21%) IIS
8 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 12 (21.43%) Citrix
8 12 (21.43%) MVC
9 11 (19.64%) VMware
9 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
9 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
9 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
10 10 (17.86%) Firewall
11 9 (16.07%) Identity Management
11 9 (16.07%) Middleware
11 9 (16.07%) Benchmarking
11 9 (16.07%) Clustering
11 9 (16.07%) LAN
11 9 (16.07%) WAN
11 9 (16.07%) SAN
11 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
11 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
11 9 (16.07%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (16.07%) NAS
11 9 (16.07%) SIEM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (23.21%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Project
3 4 (7.14%) MS Office
4 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Firewall
2 9 (16.07%) NAS
2 9 (16.07%) WAN
2 9 (16.07%) LAN
2 9 (16.07%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) SMTP
3 2 (3.57%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.79%) OLAP
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Ant
1 2 (3.57%) Subversion
1 2 (3.57%) Selenium
1 2 (3.57%) FxCop
1 2 (3.57%) StyleCop
1 2 (3.57%) MSBuild
1 2 (3.57%) NuGet
1 2 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.79%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Front Office
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Developer
1 14 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Architect
2 9 (16.07%) .NET Developer
2 9 (16.07%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Security Architect
3 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.36%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support Technician
8 2 (3.57%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
3 9 (16.07%) Middleware
4 6 (10.71%) J2EE
4 6 (10.71%) HTML
5 5 (8.93%) CSS
5 5 (8.93%) XML
5 5 (8.93%) jQuery
5 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.57%) Web Services
7 1 (1.79%) SOAP
7 1 (1.79%) ATL
7 1 (1.79%) HTML5
7 1 (1.79%) EDI
7 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) PMI
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Online Games
5 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) MVC
2 9 (16.07%) Benchmarking
2 9 (16.07%) Identity Management
2 9 (16.07%) Asset Management
2 9 (16.07%) Penetration Testing
2 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
2 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (16.07%) SIEM
3 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) TDD
3 8 (14.29%) Change Management
4 7 (12.50%) Analytics
5 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.71%) SOA
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
5 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.71%) CRM
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 5 (8.93%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
1 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
1 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.36%) ISEB
4 2 (3.57%) VCP4
4 2 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.79%) HND
5 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.43%) Citrix
3 11 (19.64%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) NetApp
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
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Salary: £16000.00 - £19000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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TheSmartList
Salary: Salary negotiable + Benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago