The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 12 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 81 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.81% 9.19% 7.19%
As % of the General category 39.71% 26.56% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 67 32 28
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £41,712
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £30,950 £33,185
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
204 128 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 37.29% 34.59% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 170 118 138
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £29,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £49,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Leicestershire

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 30 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leicester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 66 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 52 (31.52%) Oracle
3 49 (29.70%) Degree
4 45 (27.27%) Windows
5 43 (26.06%) SQL Server
6 41 (24.85%) MS Office
7 39 (23.64%) Statistical Analysis
7 39 (23.64%) Customer Segmentation
8 36 (21.82%) .NET
9 35 (21.21%) XML
10 34 (20.61%) C#
10 34 (20.61%) Web Development
11 30 (18.18%) Project Management
12 29 (17.58%) C++
13 28 (16.97%) Java
13 28 (16.97%) Software Engineering
14 27 (16.36%) Computer Science
14 27 (16.36%) PKI
14 27 (16.36%) Android
14 27 (16.36%) Apple iOS
14 27 (16.36%) BlackBerry OS
14 27 (16.36%) LDAP
14 27 (16.36%) Smartcard
14 27 (16.36%) Blackberry
14 27 (16.36%) Cyber Security
15 19 (11.52%) Oracle EBS R12
16 17 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (8.48%) Oracle EBS
17 14 (8.48%) ITIL
18 12 (7.27%) Oracle General Ledger

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (2.42%) WebLogic
1 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.21%) CICS
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (24.85%) MS Office
2 5 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (11.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (8.48%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (7.27%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (7.27%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (7.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 11 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (4.85%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (4.85%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (4.85%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.61%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.36%) LDAP
2 8 (4.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.61%) Wireless
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) MPLS
3 1 (0.61%) SMS
3 1 (0.61%) VoIP
3 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.64%) RDBMS
2 6 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.03%) MySQL
4 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.42%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.21%) DB2
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.21%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.61%) InterBase
7 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 4 (2.42%) Banking
2 3 (1.82%) Retail
2 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.61%) Marketing
3 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (36.97%) Analyst
2 40 (24.24%) Developer
3 27 (16.36%) C++ Developer
3 27 (16.36%) C++ Software Developer
3 27 (16.36%) Software Developer
4 15 (9.09%) Support Manager
5 13 (7.88%) Systems Manager
6 12 (7.27%) Systems Support Manager
6 12 (7.27%) Systems Support
7 11 (6.67%) Account Manager
8 10 (6.06%) Technical Manager
8 10 (6.06%) Technical Account Manager
9 9 (5.45%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.85%) Consultant
11 7 (4.24%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Architect
12 6 (3.64%) Service Analyst
12 6 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
12 6 (3.64%) Applications Architect
12 6 (3.64%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.82%) .NET
2 35 (21.21%) XML
3 8 (4.85%) HTML
4 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.24%) CSS
5 5 (3.03%) jQuery
5 5 (3.03%) Web Services
6 4 (2.42%) HTML5
6 4 (2.42%) CSS3
7 3 (1.82%) Ajax
8 1 (0.61%) MDX
8 1 (0.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 66 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 27 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 27 (16.36%) PKI
2 27 (16.36%) Smartcard
2 27 (16.36%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.45%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.42%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.61%) VSAM
5 1 (0.61%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.61%) Firmware
5 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.27%) Windows
2 27 (16.36%) Android
2 27 (16.36%) Apple iOS
2 27 (16.36%) BlackBerry OS
3 12 (7.27%) Linux
4 7 (4.24%) UNIX
5 4 (2.42%) CentOS
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.64%) Statistical Analysis
1 39 (23.64%) Customer Segmentation
2 34 (20.61%) Web Development
3 30 (18.18%) Project Management
4 28 (16.97%) Software Engineering
5 27 (16.36%) Cyber Security
6 17 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (8.48%) ITIL
8 10 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 10 (6.06%) Financial Analysis
9 9 (5.45%) PRINCE2
10 8 (4.85%) EAM
10 8 (4.85%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.24%) Business Development
11 7 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.64%) RAD
12 6 (3.64%) SOA
12 6 (3.64%) PRINCE
12 6 (3.64%) Quality Management
12 6 (3.64%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 34 (20.61%) C#
2 29 (17.58%) C++
3 28 (16.97%) Java
4 11 (6.67%) SQL
5 8 (4.85%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.42%) Python
8 3 (1.82%) C
8 3 (1.82%) VB
9 2 (1.21%) Perl
9 2 (1.21%) COBOL
9 2 (1.21%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.21%) Tcl
9 2 (1.21%) JCL
9 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.61%) Delphi
10 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (29.70%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) ISEB
5 2 (1.21%) HNC
5 2 (1.21%) HND
5 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) CCNA
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) SLA
2 6 (3.64%) COBIT
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.21%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.61%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 52 (31.52%) Oracle
2 9 (5.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.24%) SAP
4 4 (2.42%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.42%) IBM
5 3 (1.82%) Cisco
6 2 (1.21%) Informatica
6 2 (1.21%) Northgate
7 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) Remedy
7 1 (0.61%) Cognos
7 1 (0.61%) HP
7 1 (0.61%) Dell
7 1 (0.61%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.61%) Juniper
7 1 (0.61%) Citrix
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum base package + benefits as outlined in vacancy
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays - University of Leicester
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays - University of Leicester
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
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University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago