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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 14 13 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Finance 61 96 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.35% 16.64% 7.26%
As % of the General category 58.10% 47.29% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42 89 27
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
105 203 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 24.71% 35.18% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75 182 138
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (31.30%) Windows
2 29 (22.14%) SQL Server
3 28 (21.37%) ITIL
4 25 (19.08%) Project Management
4 25 (19.08%) .NET
4 25 (19.08%) C#
5 24 (18.32%) Oracle
6 22 (16.79%) XML
7 20 (15.27%) SQL
7 20 (15.27%) Service Management
7 20 (15.27%) Retail
8 19 (14.50%) Web Development
9 18 (13.74%) Service Delivery
9 18 (13.74%) UNIX
10 16 (12.21%) Java
10 16 (12.21%) Degree
11 15 (11.45%) Software Engineering
11 15 (11.45%) SLA
11 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
12 14 (10.69%) Change Management
12 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
12 14 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
13 13 (9.92%) HTML
13 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET
13 13 (9.92%) CSS
13 13 (9.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 12 (9.16%) Blackberry
14 12 (9.16%) Smartcard
14 12 (9.16%) C++

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (3.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.53%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.76%) Lync
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.76%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.76%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.76%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.16%) LDAP
2 4 (3.05%) LAN
2 4 (3.05%) WAN
2 4 (3.05%) Internet
2 4 (3.05%) Firewall
2 4 (3.05%) Wireless
3 2 (1.53%) VoIP
4 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.76%) HTTP
4 1 (0.76%) SAN
4 1 (0.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.11%) Essbase
3 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.76%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (0.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (2.29%) Eclipse
1 3 (2.29%) JUnit
1 3 (2.29%) Redmine
2 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Selenium
2 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (15.27%) Retail
2 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.34%) Legal
3 7 (5.34%) Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Publishing
5 3 (2.29%) Back Office
6 2 (1.53%) Marketing
6 2 (1.53%) French Language
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (43.51%) Analyst
2 28 (21.37%) Developer
3 15 (11.45%) Service Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.92%) Change Analyst
5 12 (9.16%) C++ Software Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.16%) Software Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Support Analyst
5 12 (9.16%) C++ Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Applications Support
6 9 (6.87%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (5.34%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (5.34%) Architect
7 7 (5.34%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Applications Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Business Process Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.08%) .NET
2 22 (16.79%) XML
3 13 (9.92%) ASP.NET
3 13 (9.92%) CSS
3 13 (9.92%) HTML
4 10 (7.63%) Web Services
5 7 (5.34%) jQuery
5 7 (5.34%) CSS3
6 6 (4.58%) WinForms
6 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (3.05%) RESTful
8 3 (2.29%) Java SE
8 3 (2.29%) JAX-RS
8 3 (2.29%) JPA
8 3 (2.29%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (2.29%) SOAP
8 3 (2.29%) EJB
8 3 (2.29%) J2EE
9 2 (1.53%) Java EE
9 2 (1.53%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.16%) Smartcard
2 12 (9.16%) Blackberry
2 12 (9.16%) PKI
2 12 (9.16%) Mathematics
2 12 (9.16%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.58%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.05%) VLE
4 4 (3.05%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.53%) User Experience
5 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.76%) EFT
6 1 (0.76%) AS400
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.30%) Windows
2 18 (13.74%) UNIX
3 12 (9.16%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.16%) BlackBerry OS
3 12 (9.16%) Android
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.05%) Solaris
5 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.53%) Linux
6 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.76%) AIX
7 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.37%) ITIL
2 25 (19.08%) Project Management
3 20 (15.27%) Service Management
4 19 (14.50%) Web Development
5 18 (13.74%) Service Delivery
6 15 (11.45%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.69%) Change Management
8 12 (9.16%) Cyber Security
9 9 (6.87%) Change Control
9 9 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.11%) Information Security
10 8 (6.11%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.34%) MVC
11 7 (5.34%) Risk Management
11 7 (5.34%) Incident Management
12 6 (4.58%) Security Architecture
13 5 (3.82%) ITSM
14 4 (3.05%) Business Continuity
14 4 (3.05%) Quality Management
14 4 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.08%) C#
2 20 (15.27%) SQL
3 16 (12.21%) Java
4 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.16%) C++
5 12 (9.16%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.53%) VBA
6 2 (1.53%) VB
7 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.76%) RPG
7 1 (0.76%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.76%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (12.21%) Degree
2 10 (7.63%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.05%) NVQ Level 3
4 3 (2.29%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCTS
5 1 (0.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.45%) SLA
2 13 (9.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (6.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (18.32%) Oracle
2 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.87%) SAP
4 8 (6.11%) Hyperion
5 6 (4.58%) CODA
6 4 (3.05%) Cognos
7 3 (2.29%) Remedy
8 2 (1.53%) VMware
8 2 (1.53%) Retek
8 2 (1.53%) Cisco
8 2 (1.53%) IBM
8 2 (1.53%) Sun
8 2 (1.53%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.76%) Avaya
9 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.76%) i2
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