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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 75 64 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 19.79% 11.19% 15.81%
As % of the General category 64.66% 35.56% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 54 52 44
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,825 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £59,000 £54,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
116 180 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 30.61% 31.47% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 92 155 106
Average salary £46,625 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.69% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,140 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 48 (33.57%) Windows
2 41 (28.67%) Project Management
3 40 (27.97%) Oracle
4 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
5 29 (20.28%) Degree
6 28 (19.58%) .NET
7 24 (16.78%) XML
7 24 (16.78%) C#
7 24 (16.78%) SQL
7 24 (16.78%) Web Development
8 22 (15.38%) C++
9 21 (14.69%) Software Engineering
9 21 (14.69%) ITIL
9 21 (14.69%) Computer Science
10 20 (13.99%) PKI
10 20 (13.99%) Mathematics
10 20 (13.99%) Smartcard
10 20 (13.99%) Blackberry
10 20 (13.99%) Java
10 20 (13.99%) LDAP
10 20 (13.99%) Android
10 20 (13.99%) Apple iOS
10 20 (13.99%) BlackBerry OS
10 20 (13.99%) Cyber Security
11 19 (13.29%) Retail
12 18 (12.59%) UNIX
12 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
13 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2
14 15 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (10.49%) Change Control

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (4.20%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.40%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.40%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.70%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.80%) Office 365
2 3 (2.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.99%) LDAP
2 6 (4.20%) Internet
3 3 (2.10%) VoIP
4 2 (1.40%) CTI
4 2 (1.40%) PBX
4 2 (1.40%) Wireless
5 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.59%) Essbase
3 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.20%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.50%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.80%) PowerCenter
5 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) MySQL
6 1 (0.70%) MS Access
6 1 (0.70%) Cognos Impromptu
6 1 (0.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (13.29%) Retail
2 9 (6.29%) Banking
3 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.90%) Legal
4 7 (4.90%) Back Office
5 2 (1.40%) Publishing
5 2 (1.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) French Language
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (33.57%) Analyst
2 30 (20.98%) Developer
3 21 (14.69%) Project Manager
4 20 (13.99%) Software Developer
4 20 (13.99%) C++ Developer
4 20 (13.99%) C++ Software Developer
5 17 (11.89%) Architect
6 15 (10.49%) IT Project Manager
7 13 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 12 (8.39%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.59%) Solutions Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) Senior Architect
10 7 (4.90%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) IT Architect
10 7 (4.90%) Senior Technical Architect
10 7 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (4.90%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) Process Analyst
10 7 (4.90%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.90%) Business Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (19.58%) .NET
2 24 (16.78%) XML
3 4 (2.80%) HTML
3 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.80%) CSS
3 4 (2.80%) Web Services
3 4 (2.80%) jQuery
3 4 (2.80%) HTML5
3 4 (2.80%) CSS3
4 2 (1.40%) Middleware
5 1 (0.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.99%) Smartcard
2 20 (13.99%) Blackberry
2 20 (13.99%) PKI
2 20 (13.99%) Mathematics
3 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.10%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.10%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.40%) VLE
8 1 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.70%) EFT
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (33.57%) Windows
2 20 (13.99%) Android
2 20 (13.99%) Apple iOS
2 20 (13.99%) BlackBerry OS
3 18 (12.59%) UNIX
4 5 (3.50%) Linux
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.67%) Project Management
2 24 (16.78%) Web Development
3 21 (14.69%) Software Engineering
3 21 (14.69%) ITIL
4 20 (13.99%) Cyber Security
5 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2
6 15 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (10.49%) Change Control
7 13 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 11 (7.69%) Change Management
9 10 (6.99%) Service Delivery
9 10 (6.99%) Service Management
10 8 (5.59%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (4.90%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (4.90%) TOGAF
11 7 (4.90%) Quality Management
11 7 (4.90%) Analytics
12 6 (4.20%) Security Architecture
12 6 (4.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.78%) C#
1 24 (16.78%) SQL
2 22 (15.38%) C++
3 20 (13.99%) Java
4 5 (3.50%) VB.NET
5 4 (2.80%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.80%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.10%) C
6 3 (2.10%) Python
7 2 (1.40%) Tcl
7 2 (1.40%) Perl
7 2 (1.40%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (20.28%) Degree
2 9 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.40%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) HNC
4 1 (0.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) SLA
1 7 (4.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (4.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 40 (27.97%) Oracle
2 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.39%) SAP
4 8 (5.59%) Hyperion
5 7 (4.90%) VMware
6 6 (4.20%) CODA
7 4 (2.80%) Cognos
7 4 (2.80%) Informatica
8 2 (1.40%) Planview
9 1 (0.70%) SYSPRO
9 1 (0.70%) Retek
9 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
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