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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 58 62 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 15.14% 11.36% 12.46%
As % of the General category 65.91% 34.07% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 40
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £65,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
88 182 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.98% 33.33% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 68 157 127
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
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 29 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 42 (31.82%) Windows
2 36 (27.27%) Oracle
2 36 (27.27%) Project Management
3 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
4 25 (18.94%) ITIL
5 23 (17.42%) SQL
5 23 (17.42%) Degree
6 22 (16.67%) Retail
7 21 (15.91%) .NET
8 20 (15.15%) UNIX
9 19 (14.39%) Java
9 19 (14.39%) XML
9 19 (14.39%) Software Engineering
9 19 (14.39%) Computer Science
10 18 (13.64%) Web Development
10 18 (13.64%) Mathematics
10 18 (13.64%) Android
10 18 (13.64%) PKI
10 18 (13.64%) Apple iOS
10 18 (13.64%) BlackBerry OS
10 18 (13.64%) Cyber Security
10 18 (13.64%) C#
10 18 (13.64%) C++
10 18 (13.64%) LDAP
10 18 (13.64%) Smartcard
10 18 (13.64%) Blackberry
11 15 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (11.36%) Change Control
12 13 (9.85%) Change Management
12 13 (9.85%) Risk Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (5.30%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.52%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Lync
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.52%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.76%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.76%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.03%) Office 365
2 3 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.64%) LDAP
2 4 (3.03%) Internet
2 4 (3.03%) VoIP
3 3 (2.27%) PBX
4 2 (1.52%) Wireless
4 2 (1.52%) CTI
5 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.06%) Essbase
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.52%) PowerCenter
4 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.76%) DTS
5 1 (0.76%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.76%) Redmine
2 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 22 (16.67%) Retail
2 9 (6.82%) Banking
2 9 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.06%) Back Office
4 7 (5.30%) Legal
5 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.52%) Publishing
5 2 (1.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) French Language
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (37.12%) Analyst
2 21 (15.91%) Developer
3 20 (15.15%) Project Manager
4 18 (13.64%) C++ Software Developer
4 18 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 18 (13.64%) C++ Developer
5 17 (12.88%) Architect
6 15 (11.36%) Business Analyst
6 15 (11.36%) IT Project Manager
7 11 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.82%) Change Analyst
8 9 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (5.30%) Senior Technical Architect
10 7 (5.30%) IT Architect
10 7 (5.30%) Senior Architect
10 7 (5.30%) Business Process Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) Service Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) Process Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.91%) .NET
2 19 (14.39%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) Java SE
3 1 (0.76%) JPA
3 1 (0.76%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (0.76%) JAX-RS
3 1 (0.76%) RESTful
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
3 1 (0.76%) EDI
3 1 (0.76%) EJB
3 1 (0.76%) SOAP
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.39%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 18 (13.64%) PKI
2 18 (13.64%) Smartcard
2 18 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.52%) VLE
7 1 (0.76%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) EFT
7 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 42 (31.82%) Windows
2 20 (15.15%) UNIX
3 18 (13.64%) Android
3 18 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 18 (13.64%) BlackBerry OS
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.27%) Linux
6 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.27%) Project Management
2 25 (18.94%) ITIL
3 19 (14.39%) Software Engineering
4 18 (13.64%) Web Development
4 18 (13.64%) Cyber Security
5 15 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (11.36%) Change Control
6 13 (9.85%) Change Management
6 13 (9.85%) Risk Management
6 13 (9.85%) PRINCE2
7 12 (9.09%) Service Management
8 9 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.30%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (5.30%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (5.30%) TOGAF
9 7 (5.30%) Quality Management
9 7 (5.30%) Information Security
10 6 (4.55%) Migration
10 6 (4.55%) Security Architecture
11 5 (3.79%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.42%) SQL
2 19 (14.39%) Java
3 18 (13.64%) C#
3 18 (13.64%) C++
4 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.76%) RPG/400
5 1 (0.76%) RPG IV
5 1 (0.76%) RPG
5 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (17.42%) Degree
2 12 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.52%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.76%) MCTS
4 1 (0.76%) MCITP
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (5.30%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.30%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 36 (27.27%) Oracle
2 13 (9.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.09%) SAP
4 8 (6.06%) VMware
4 8 (6.06%) Hyperion
5 6 (4.55%) CODA
6 4 (3.03%) Cognos
7 2 (1.52%) Cisco
7 2 (1.52%) Informatica
7 2 (1.52%) Planview
8 1 (0.76%) SYSPRO
8 1 (0.76%) Retek
8 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.76%) Avaya
8 1 (0.76%) Sun
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