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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 15 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 52 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.90% 10.32% 10.06%
As % of the General category 40.63% 24.24% 52.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 43 20
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £50,250
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
128 198 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 34.22% 42.58% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 119 154 51
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £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 30 April 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.38%) SQL
3 17 (22.08%) C#
4 16 (20.78%) Windows
4 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (19.48%) QA
5 15 (19.48%) ITIL
5 15 (19.48%) Java
5 15 (19.48%) .NET
5 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
5 15 (19.48%) ISEB
6 13 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
6 13 (16.88%) Games
7 12 (15.58%) SDLC
8 11 (14.29%) jQuery
8 11 (14.29%) Degree
9 10 (12.99%) Business Analysis
9 10 (12.99%) XML
10 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (11.69%) TDD
10 9 (11.69%) Web Development
10 9 (11.69%) Analytics
10 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
11 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
11 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
11 8 (10.39%) CSS
11 8 (10.39%) HTML
11 8 (10.39%) IIS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (10.39%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (10.39%) IIS
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.60%) JBoss
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.30%) SAS
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
1 1 (1.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.49%) OLAP
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.19%) Big Data
5 4 (5.19%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.60%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.60%) QlikView
8 1 (1.30%) Datazen
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Calabash
1 6 (7.79%) Cucumber
1 6 (7.79%) JUnit
1 6 (7.79%) Selenium
1 6 (7.79%) SoapUI
2 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.60%) Maven
General
1 13 (16.88%) Games
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Analyst
2 20 (25.97%) Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Support Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Business Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Test Analyst
7 9 (11.69%) .NET Developer
7 9 (11.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
8 8 (10.39%) Senior Support Engineer
9 7 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
9 7 (9.09%) Applications Developer
9 7 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Project Manager
10 5 (6.49%) Software Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) .NET
2 11 (14.29%) jQuery
3 10 (12.99%) XML
4 8 (10.39%) CSS
4 8 (10.39%) HTML
5 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (7.79%) J2EE
7 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.19%) Spring
8 3 (3.90%) EJB
8 3 (3.90%) REST
9 2 (2.60%) Ajax
9 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.60%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.60%) OSGi
9 2 (2.60%) SOAP
9 2 (2.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.30%) JSP
10 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) Online Games
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.90%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.60%) DataPower
6 2 (2.60%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.30%) Statistics
7 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Android
2 6 (7.79%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.48%) ITIL
3 13 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (15.58%) SDLC
5 10 (12.99%) Business Analysis
6 9 (11.69%) Analytics
6 9 (11.69%) TDD
6 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
6 9 (11.69%) Web Development
7 8 (10.39%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.39%) Test Scripting
8 7 (9.09%) MVC
9 6 (7.79%) BDD
9 6 (7.79%) Financial Modelling
9 6 (7.79%) Software Testing
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.49%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.49%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (6.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 17 (22.08%) C#
3 15 (19.48%) Java
4 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.79%) Perl
5 6 (7.79%) Python
6 3 (3.90%) VB
7 2 (2.60%) Groovy
7 2 (2.60%) Scala
8 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) ISEB
2 11 (14.29%) Degree
3 6 (7.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.48%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Anaplan
2 2 (2.60%) Cognizant
2 2 (2.60%) Netezza
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle
2 2 (2.60%) Planview
2 2 (2.60%) SAP
2 2 (2.60%) Tableau
2 2 (2.60%) Teradata
3 1 (1.30%) Apple
3 1 (1.30%) Citrix
3 1 (1.30%) Sage
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Posted: 4 days ago
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