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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Finance 82 65 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 19.81% 13.95% 9.70%
As % of the General category 47.67% 37.36% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 35
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £21,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,810
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Leicestershire

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

General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
172 174 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 41.55% 37.34% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 127 145 115
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,600 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Finance
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Finance Salary Trend in Leicester

Finance
Salary Histogram in Leicester

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

Finance Salary Histogram in Leicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 57 (35.19%) Project Management
2 37 (22.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (19.75%) Windows
4 30 (18.52%) Retail
5 27 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 26 (16.05%) PRINCE2
7 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
8 24 (14.81%) ITIL
8 24 (14.81%) SAP
9 21 (12.96%) Change Management
10 20 (12.35%) MS Excel
10 20 (12.35%) PMP
10 20 (12.35%) PMI Certification
11 19 (11.73%) .NET
11 19 (11.73%) C#
12 18 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (10.49%) ASP.NET
13 17 (10.49%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (10.49%) Change Control
13 17 (10.49%) Analytics
14 16 (9.88%) SAP PI
14 16 (9.88%) SLA
14 16 (9.88%) SAP BW
15 15 (9.26%) NetWeaver
15 15 (9.26%) SAP BI
15 15 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
15 15 (9.26%) CSS
15 15 (9.26%) HTML
15 15 (9.26%) JavaScript
15 15 (9.26%) Oracle

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 15 (9.26%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.62%) IIS
4 1 (0.62%) JBoss
4 1 (0.62%) Apache
4 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (3.09%) MS Project
2 5 (3.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (3.70%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (3.09%) Primavera
4 3 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.23%) Retail-J
5 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) SaaS
1 3 (1.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.23%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) WAN
2 9 (5.56%) LAN
3 8 (4.94%) Firewall
4 4 (2.47%) Internet
5 3 (1.85%) VPN
6 2 (1.23%) SAN
6 2 (1.23%) VoIP
6 2 (1.23%) Wireless
6 2 (1.23%) OSPF
6 2 (1.23%) BGP
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (1.23%) Network Security
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.23%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (1.23%) WebEx
7 1 (0.62%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.62%) FTP
7 1 (0.62%) HTTP
7 1 (0.62%) Intranet
7 1 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.49%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (9.88%) SAP BW
4 15 (9.26%) SAP BI
4 15 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (9.26%) SAP HANA
5 8 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.09%) MySQL
7 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.23%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.23%) OLAP
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.62%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 8 (4.94%) Selenium
2 6 (3.70%) WebDriver
3 4 (2.47%) Redmine
3 4 (2.47%) JUnit
3 4 (2.47%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.47%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.23%) NUnit
5 2 (1.23%) JIRA
6 1 (0.62%) Behat
6 1 (0.62%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (18.52%) Retail
2 9 (5.56%) Marketing
3 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.47%) Legal
4 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Publishing
5 1 (0.62%) Games
5 1 (0.62%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) French Language
5 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (24.69%) Analyst
2 29 (17.90%) Developer
3 26 (16.05%) Project Manager
4 18 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 15 (9.26%) Delivery Manager
5 15 (9.26%) SAP Basis Manager
5 15 (9.26%) SAP Manager
6 12 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 10 (6.17%) Service Analyst
8 9 (5.56%) Service Manager
9 8 (4.94%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (3.70%) SAP Business Analyst
11 6 (3.70%) Technical Manager
11 6 (3.70%) Technical Services Manager
11 6 (3.70%) Oracle Trainer
11 6 (3.70%) Trainer
11 6 (3.70%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.70%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.73%) .NET
2 17 (10.49%) ASP.NET
3 16 (9.88%) SAP PI
4 15 (9.26%) SAP Basis
4 15 (9.26%) CSS
4 15 (9.26%) HTML
5 13 (8.02%) Web Services
5 13 (8.02%) XML
6 10 (6.17%) jQuery
7 8 (4.94%) CSS3
8 6 (3.70%) RESTful
9 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (3.09%) J2EE
9 5 (3.09%) WinForms
9 5 (3.09%) SOAP
9 5 (3.09%) Java SE
9 5 (3.09%) Java EE
10 4 (2.47%) EJB
10 4 (2.47%) JAX-RS
10 4 (2.47%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.09%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.09%) PMI
3 5 (3.09%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.47%) EPoS
5 3 (1.85%) CMDB
6 2 (1.23%) FMCG
6 2 (1.23%) User Experience
6 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.23%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) AS400
7 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.75%) Windows
2 8 (4.94%) UNIX
3 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.47%) Solaris
4 4 (2.47%) Linux
5 3 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.19%) Project Management
2 37 (22.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (16.05%) PRINCE2
4 24 (14.81%) ITIL
5 21 (12.96%) Change Management
6 18 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (10.49%) Change Control
7 17 (10.49%) Analytics
8 13 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (6.79%) Service Delivery
9 11 (6.79%) Incident Management
10 10 (6.17%) MVC
10 10 (6.17%) Service Management
10 10 (6.17%) Waterfall
11 9 (5.56%) Risk Management
12 8 (4.94%) CRM
12 8 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.94%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.94%) People Management
12 8 (4.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.73%) C#
2 15 (9.26%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.64%) SQL
4 10 (6.17%) Java
4 10 (6.17%) VB.NET
5 3 (1.85%) VBA
5 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.85%) C++
6 2 (1.23%) C
6 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.62%) RPG
7 1 (0.62%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.35%) PMP
1 20 (12.35%) PMI Certification
2 5 (3.09%) Degree
2 5 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.47%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.85%) CCNP
4 3 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.23%) CCNA
6 1 (0.62%) ISEB
6 1 (0.62%) MCP
6 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.88%) SLA
2 12 (7.41%) QA
3 5 (3.09%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.85%) vSphere
3 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.81%) SAP
3 15 (9.26%) Oracle
4 9 (5.56%) Remedy
5 5 (3.09%) Planview
5 5 (3.09%) IBM
6 4 (2.47%) VMware
6 4 (2.47%) Cisco
7 3 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.23%) NetApp
8 2 (1.23%) Sun
8 2 (1.23%) HP
8 2 (1.23%) Veeam
8 2 (1.23%) IronPort
9 1 (0.62%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.62%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.62%) i2
9 1 (0.62%) Cognos
9 1 (0.62%) Veritas
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £15,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Highams Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
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