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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 16 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 44 44 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.36% 19.30% 17.87%
As % of the General category 32.84% 59.46% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 43
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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
134 74 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 37.64% 32.46% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 126 65 79
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,200 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.56%) Degree
3 26 (28.89%) Waterfall
3 26 (28.89%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (27.78%) Analytics
5 18 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (18.89%) JavaScript
7 15 (16.67%) C#
7 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (15.56%) QA
9 13 (14.44%) Business Analysis
10 11 (12.22%) SQL
11 10 (11.11%) HTML
11 10 (11.11%) SAP
12 9 (10.00%) ITIL
12 9 (10.00%) Data Analysis
12 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (8.89%) Selenium
13 8 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.89%) User Stories
13 8 (8.89%) DSDM
13 8 (8.89%) Java
13 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
13 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
14 7 (7.78%) Scrum
14 7 (7.78%) .NET
14 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
14 7 (7.78%) Test Planning

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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%) Lync
2 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.44%) MS Project
3 3 (3.33%) MS Office
4 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) 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 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) LAN
1 2 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.22%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.22%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.11%) MS Access
4 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.89%) Selenium
3 4 (4.44%) LSMW
4 1 (1.11%) RSpec
4 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.11%) Capybara
4 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.67%) Legal
2 6 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.67%) Electronics
2 6 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Analyst
2 37 (41.11%) Business Analyst
3 12 (13.33%) Developer
4 9 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.89%) QA Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Manager
6 7 (7.78%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.44%) ABAP Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Financial Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) SAP Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Vendor Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) UML Business Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Junior
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) HTML
2 7 (7.78%) .NET
3 6 (6.67%) CSS
4 5 (5.56%) HTML5
5 4 (4.44%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (4.44%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (4.44%) BAPI
6 3 (3.33%) Web Services
7 2 (2.22%) WSH
7 2 (2.22%) SAP Basis
8 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.11%) jQuery
8 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.11%) COM
8 1 (1.11%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.11%) Kendo UI
8 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) DTV
2 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.44%) User Experience
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.22%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.22%) CMDB
5 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.22%) Android
2 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.11%) CentOS
3 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Debian
3 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.89%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (28.89%) Waterfall
3 25 (27.78%) Analytics
4 13 (14.44%) Business Analysis
5 9 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (10.00%) ITIL
6 8 (8.89%) DSDM
6 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.89%) User Stories
6 8 (8.89%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.78%) Test Planning
7 7 (7.78%) Scrum
7 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.67%) OO
8 6 (6.67%) Project Management
8 6 (6.67%) MVC
8 6 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) JavaScript
2 15 (16.67%) C#
3 11 (12.22%) SQL
4 8 (8.89%) Java
5 4 (4.44%) SAPscript
5 4 (4.44%) ABAP
6 3 (3.33%) C++
7 2 (2.22%) PHP
7 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.22%) Ruby
8 1 (1.11%) Go
8 1 (1.11%) VBA
8 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (35.56%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.33%) ISEB
5 2 (2.22%) CISSP
5 2 (2.22%) CRISC
5 2 (2.22%) PMP
5 2 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.22%) CISA
5 2 (2.22%) CISM
5 2 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.56%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) FATCA
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) 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 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.11%) SAP
3 3 (3.33%) Cisco
3 3 (3.33%) HP
3 3 (3.33%) VMware
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) Planview
4 2 (2.22%) Polycom
4 2 (2.22%) Apple
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