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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 78 75 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.93% 12.91% 10.02%
As % of the General category 58.65% 40.76% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 59 70 37
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
133 184 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 30.57% 31.67% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 103 161 144
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,024
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 6 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 6 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 36 (27.07%) Windows
2 31 (23.31%) SQL Server
3 28 (21.05%) ITIL
4 27 (20.30%) Project Management
5 26 (19.55%) Change Management
5 26 (19.55%) .NET
6 25 (18.80%) XML
7 24 (18.05%) C#
8 21 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 20 (15.04%) Retail
10 19 (14.29%) Service Management
11 18 (13.53%) Oracle
11 18 (13.53%) Web Development
12 17 (12.78%) HTML
12 17 (12.78%) JavaScript
12 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET
12 17 (12.78%) CSS
13 16 (12.03%) Java
13 16 (12.03%) MS Excel
13 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
14 15 (11.28%) SLA
14 15 (11.28%) UNIX
14 15 (11.28%) Web Services
14 15 (11.28%) Software Engineering
15 14 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (10.53%) SQL
15 14 (10.53%) VB.NET
16 13 (9.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (3.01%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.50%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) Lync
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (12.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.75%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) LDAP
2 5 (3.76%) LAN
2 5 (3.76%) WAN
3 4 (3.01%) Firewall
4 3 (2.26%) Wireless
4 3 (2.26%) VoIP
4 3 (2.26%) Internet
5 1 (0.75%) OSPF
5 1 (0.75%) BGP
5 1 (0.75%) PBX
5 1 (0.75%) HTTP
5 1 (0.75%) VPN
5 1 (0.75%) SAN
5 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.75%) Network Security
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.75%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.76%) Essbase
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.50%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.50%) OLAP
7 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.50%) SAP BI
7 2 (1.50%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.75%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (0.75%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Eclipse
1 6 (4.51%) JUnit
1 6 (4.51%) Redmine
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.75%) Selenium
3 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (15.04%) Retail
2 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.26%) Legal
3 5 (3.76%) Marketing
4 3 (2.26%) Publishing
5 2 (1.50%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (34.59%) Analyst
2 35 (26.32%) Developer
3 16 (12.03%) Project Manager
4 13 (9.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 13 (9.77%) Change Analyst
5 12 (9.02%) Applications Support
6 11 (8.27%) Service Analyst
7 9 (6.77%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (6.77%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Web Developer
7 9 (6.77%) C++ Developer
7 9 (6.77%) C++ Software Developer
8 8 (6.02%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (6.02%) Applications Developer
8 8 (6.02%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Service Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.51%) SAP Business Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.55%) .NET
2 25 (18.80%) XML
3 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET
3 17 (12.78%) CSS
3 17 (12.78%) HTML
4 15 (11.28%) Web Services
5 9 (6.77%) jQuery
5 9 (6.77%) CSS3
6 8 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (6.02%) WinForms
7 6 (4.51%) JPA
7 6 (4.51%) SOAP
7 6 (4.51%) EJB
7 6 (4.51%) J2EE
7 6 (4.51%) RESTful
7 6 (4.51%) JAX-RS
7 6 (4.51%) Java SE
8 5 (3.76%) Java EE
8 5 (3.76%) EJB 3.0
9 2 (1.50%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) Smartcard
1 9 (6.77%) Blackberry
1 9 (6.77%) PKI
1 9 (6.77%) Mathematics
1 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.02%) Client/Server
2 8 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.01%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.26%) User Experience
5 2 (1.50%) VLE
5 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.75%) AS400
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.07%) Windows
2 15 (11.28%) UNIX
3 9 (6.77%) Android
3 9 (6.77%) Apple iOS
3 9 (6.77%) BlackBerry OS
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.01%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.05%) ITIL
2 27 (20.30%) Project Management
3 26 (19.55%) Change Management
4 21 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 19 (14.29%) Service Management
6 18 (13.53%) Web Development
7 15 (11.28%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (6.77%) MVC
9 9 (6.77%) Cyber Security
10 8 (6.02%) Change Control
11 7 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.26%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.51%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (4.51%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.51%) People Management
13 5 (3.76%) Waterfall
13 5 (3.76%) TDD
13 5 (3.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.05%) C#
2 17 (12.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.03%) Java
4 14 (10.53%) SQL
4 14 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 9 (6.77%) C++
6 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.50%) VB
6 2 (1.50%) VBA
7 1 (0.75%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.75%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.75%) RPG
7 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (7.52%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.02%) Degree
3 5 (3.76%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.50%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (1.50%) PMP
5 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.75%) MCTS
6 1 (0.75%) MCITP
6 1 (0.75%) CCNP
6 1 (0.75%) CCNA
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) SLA
2 13 (9.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (6.02%) QA
4 5 (3.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (13.53%) Oracle
2 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.02%) SAP
4 5 (3.76%) Cognos
4 5 (3.76%) Hyperion
4 5 (3.76%) CODA
5 4 (3.01%) Remedy
5 4 (3.01%) Cisco
5 4 (3.01%) Business Objects
6 3 (2.26%) Sun
6 3 (2.26%) IBM
7 1 (0.75%) Avaya
7 1 (0.75%) VMware
7 1 (0.75%) IronPort
7 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.75%) i2
7 1 (0.75%) Retek
7 1 (0.75%) Veritas
7 1 (0.75%) JD Edwards
Leicester
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £3500 - £30000 per annum + Bonus+Pension+Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Car Allowance £9k + 65% Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire, Midlands
De Montfort University
Salary: £25,513 - £31,342 pro rata per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Santander
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago