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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 81 77 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.54% 13.49% 11.60%
As % of the General category 57.45% 41.40% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 69 41
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,960 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £50,000
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
141 186 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 32.27% 32.57% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 113 160 132
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 37 (27.41%) Windows
2 34 (25.19%) Project Management
3 30 (22.22%) Change Management
4 28 (20.74%) ITIL
4 28 (20.74%) SQL Server
5 24 (17.78%) XML
6 23 (17.04%) .NET
6 23 (17.04%) Service Delivery
7 21 (15.56%) Service Management
7 21 (15.56%) C#
8 20 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 19 (14.07%) MS Excel
9 19 (14.07%) JavaScript
10 18 (13.33%) HTML
10 18 (13.33%) CSS
10 18 (13.33%) Retail
11 17 (12.59%) ASP.NET
11 17 (12.59%) Web Services
12 15 (11.11%) SLA
12 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (11.11%) Web Development
13 14 (10.37%) UNIX
13 14 (10.37%) Java
13 14 (10.37%) VB.NET
14 13 (9.63%) Oracle
14 13 (9.63%) SQL
14 13 (9.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 13 (9.63%) Software Engineering
15 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (8.89%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (2.96%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.22%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.74%) Lync
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (14.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Office
3 4 (2.96%) MS Project
3 4 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Primavera
2 3 (2.22%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.74%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.74%) JDE World
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) LDAP
2 5 (3.70%) LAN
2 5 (3.70%) WAN
3 4 (2.96%) Firewall
4 3 (2.22%) Wireless
4 3 (2.22%) Internet
5 2 (1.48%) VoIP
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.74%) Network Security
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.74%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.74%) WebEx
6 1 (0.74%) OSPF
6 1 (0.74%) BGP
6 1 (0.74%) PBX
6 1 (0.74%) HTTP
6 1 (0.74%) VPN
6 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.22%) SAP BW
6 3 (2.22%) SAP BI
6 3 (2.22%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.48%) OLAP
7 2 (1.48%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.74%) Essbase
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.19%) Eclipse
1 7 (5.19%) JUnit
1 7 (5.19%) Redmine
2 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) Selenium
2 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (13.33%) Retail
2 8 (5.93%) Marketing
3 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.22%) Publishing
6 2 (1.48%) Banking
6 2 (1.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (33.33%) Analyst
2 35 (25.93%) Developer
3 18 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 13 (9.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 13 (9.63%) Change Analyst
5 11 (8.15%) Service Analyst
5 11 (8.15%) Applications Support
6 10 (7.41%) Web Developer
7 9 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (5.93%) Applications Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Service Manager
9 7 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.19%) SAP Business Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Technical Services Manager
10 6 (4.44%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Technical Manager
10 6 (4.44%) C++ Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (17.78%) XML
2 23 (17.04%) .NET
3 18 (13.33%) CSS
3 18 (13.33%) HTML
4 17 (12.59%) Web Services
4 17 (12.59%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.41%) jQuery
5 10 (7.41%) CSS3
6 8 (5.93%) RESTful
6 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (5.93%) WinForms
7 7 (5.19%) Java SE
7 7 (5.19%) EJB
7 7 (5.19%) J2EE
7 7 (5.19%) SOAP
7 7 (5.19%) JAX-RS
7 7 (5.19%) JPA
8 6 (4.44%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (4.44%) Java EE
9 3 (2.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Client/Server
2 8 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.44%) PKI
4 6 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.44%) Smartcard
4 6 (4.44%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.70%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.96%) PMI
6 4 (2.96%) User Experience
7 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.48%) VLE
8 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.48%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.74%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.41%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) UNIX
3 6 (4.44%) Android
3 6 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.44%) BlackBerry OS
4 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.96%) Solaris
6 1 (0.74%) Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) AIX
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.19%) Project Management
2 30 (22.22%) Change Management
3 28 (20.74%) ITIL
4 23 (17.04%) Service Delivery
5 21 (15.56%) Service Management
6 15 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (11.11%) Web Development
7 13 (9.63%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.89%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.67%) MVC
9 9 (6.67%) Cyber Security
10 8 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (5.93%) Change Control
10 8 (5.93%) People Management
11 7 (5.19%) SDLC
11 7 (5.19%) Risk Management
11 7 (5.19%) Information Security
11 7 (5.19%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.19%) Quality Management
12 6 (4.44%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.56%) C#
2 19 (14.07%) JavaScript
3 14 (10.37%) Java
3 14 (10.37%) VB.NET
4 13 (9.63%) SQL
5 6 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.48%) VB
6 2 (1.48%) VBA
7 1 (0.74%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.74%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.74%) RPG
7 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (5.19%) PMP
2 7 (5.19%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.44%) Sun Certification
4 5 (3.70%) Degree
5 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.48%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.74%) MCTS
7 1 (0.74%) MCITP
7 1 (0.74%) CCNP
7 1 (0.74%) CCNA
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.11%) SLA
2 13 (9.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (5.93%) QA
4 4 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.96%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.63%) Oracle
3 10 (7.41%) SAP
4 5 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.70%) Remedy
5 4 (2.96%) Cisco
5 4 (2.96%) Sun
5 4 (2.96%) Planview
6 3 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (0.74%) VMware
7 1 (0.74%) Cognos
7 1 (0.74%) Avaya
7 1 (0.74%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.74%) i2
7 1 (0.74%) Retek
7 1 (0.74%) Veritas
7 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.74%) IronPort
7 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
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