The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 100 148 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.31% 15.38% 18.33%
As % of the General category 32.15% 43.79% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 73 133 119
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

General Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
311 338 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.49% 35.14% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 234 292 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,925
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Finance
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Leicestershire region.

Finance Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Finance
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +2 78 £45,000 - 6
Loughborough +8 4 £40,000 +21.21%
Melton Mowbray - 1 £44,000 -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 59 (25.76%) Project Management
2 46 (20.09%) Windows
3 41 (17.90%) Retail
4 37 (16.16%) SQL Server
5 35 (15.28%) Change Management
6 34 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (14.85%) SAP
6 34 (14.85%) ITIL
7 30 (13.10%) PRINCE2
7 30 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (13.10%) Microsoft
8 29 (12.66%) .NET
8 29 (12.66%) C#
9 28 (12.23%) BusinessObjects
9 28 (12.23%) SAP BW
10 26 (11.35%) SAP BI
10 26 (11.35%) JavaScript
10 26 (11.35%) XML
11 25 (10.92%) CSS
11 25 (10.92%) ASP.NET
11 25 (10.92%) SQL
11 25 (10.92%) HTML
11 25 (10.92%) MS Excel
11 25 (10.92%) Web Services
12 23 (10.04%) Service Management
13 21 (9.17%) PMP
13 21 (9.17%) PMI Certification
13 21 (9.17%) VB.NET
14 20 (8.73%) Oracle
14 20 (8.73%) Data Warehouse

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 16 (6.99%) NetWeaver
2 7 (3.06%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.31%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.44%) JBoss
4 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.18%) MS Project
2 5 (2.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.37%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.06%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (2.18%) Primavera
5 3 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (1.31%) Retail-J
6 2 (0.87%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.87%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.44%) HFM
7 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.06%) WAN
2 6 (2.62%) LAN
2 6 (2.62%) Firewall
3 5 (2.18%) Internet
4 4 (1.75%) Wireless
5 3 (1.31%) VPN
6 2 (0.87%) SAN
6 2 (0.87%) VoIP
6 2 (0.87%) OSPF
6 2 (0.87%) BGP
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (0.87%) Network Security
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.87%) WebEx
6 2 (0.87%) LDAP
7 1 (0.44%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.44%) HTTP
7 1 (0.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.23%) SAP BW
2 28 (12.23%) BusinessObjects
3 26 (11.35%) SAP BI
4 20 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (6.99%) SAP HANA
6 14 (6.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.87%) MySQL
11 2 (0.87%) OLAP
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.87%) Essbase
11 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.87%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Eclipse
1 6 (2.62%) JUnit
1 6 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (2.62%) Redmine
2 5 (2.18%) Selenium
2 5 (2.18%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.87%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.44%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.44%) JIRA
4 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.44%) Behat
General
1 41 (17.90%) Retail
2 11 (4.80%) Marketing
2 11 (4.80%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.18%) Legal
4 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.31%) Publishing
5 3 (1.31%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) French Language
6 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (28.38%) Analyst
2 43 (18.78%) Developer
3 26 (11.35%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.86%) Service Manager
5 16 (6.99%) Web Developer
5 16 (6.99%) SAP Manager
6 15 (6.55%) SAP Basis Manager
6 15 (6.55%) IT Project Manager
7 13 (5.68%) Business Analyst
8 12 (5.24%) Service Analyst
8 12 (5.24%) Business Manager
9 11 (4.80%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.80%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (4.37%) SAP BW Analyst
10 10 (4.37%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.37%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (3.93%) Systems Manager
11 9 (3.93%) Business Systems Manager
11 9 (3.93%) Consultant
12 8 (3.49%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.66%) .NET
2 26 (11.35%) XML
3 25 (10.92%) ASP.NET
3 25 (10.92%) CSS
3 25 (10.92%) HTML
3 25 (10.92%) Web Services
4 18 (7.86%) SAP PI
5 17 (7.42%) jQuery
6 16 (6.99%) SAP Basis
6 16 (6.99%) CSS3
7 8 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (3.49%) RESTful
7 8 (3.49%) WinForms
8 7 (3.06%) SOAP
9 6 (2.62%) EJB
9 6 (2.62%) J2EE
9 6 (2.62%) Java SE
9 6 (2.62%) Java EE
9 6 (2.62%) JPA
9 6 (2.62%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.49%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.62%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.18%) Graphic Design
5 5 (2.18%) PMI
6 4 (1.75%) Smartcard
6 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.75%) User Experience
6 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.31%) EPoS
7 3 (1.31%) Clustering
7 3 (1.31%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.87%) VLE
8 2 (0.87%) PKI
8 2 (0.87%) Biometrics
8 2 (0.87%) FMCG
8 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 46 (20.09%) Windows
2 10 (4.37%) UNIX
3 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.75%) Solaris
4 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.31%) Linux
6 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.87%) Android
6 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.87%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (25.76%) Project Management
2 35 (15.28%) Change Management
3 34 (14.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (14.85%) ITIL
4 30 (13.10%) PRINCE2
4 30 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (10.04%) Service Management
6 19 (8.30%) Analytics
6 19 (8.30%) People Management
7 18 (7.86%) ERP
7 18 (7.86%) Service Delivery
8 17 (7.42%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (7.42%) ETL
9 16 (6.99%) MVC
9 16 (6.99%) Web Development
10 14 (6.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (5.68%) Information Security
11 13 (5.68%) Cyber Security
11 13 (5.68%) Change Control
12 12 (5.24%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.66%) C#
2 26 (11.35%) JavaScript
3 25 (10.92%) SQL
4 21 (9.17%) VB.NET
5 11 (4.80%) Java
6 6 (2.62%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.62%) VBA
7 4 (1.75%) C++
8 2 (0.87%) VB
8 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.44%) C
9 1 (0.44%) XQuery
9 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (9.17%) PMP
1 21 (9.17%) PMI Certification
2 13 (5.68%) Degree
3 10 (4.37%) SAP Certification
4 5 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.18%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.75%) ACCA
5 4 (1.75%) CIMA
6 3 (1.31%) CCNP
6 3 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.87%) CCNA
7 2 (0.87%) ISEB
7 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.87%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.44%) CISSP
8 1 (0.44%) MCP
8 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.73%) SLA
2 10 (4.37%) QA
3 5 (2.18%) PMBOK
4 4 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.87%) TickIT
6 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.31%) vSphere
3 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Control-M
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (14.85%) SAP
2 30 (13.10%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.73%) Oracle
4 8 (3.49%) Remedy
5 7 (3.06%) VMware
5 7 (3.06%) Cisco
6 5 (2.18%) NetApp
6 5 (2.18%) Planview
7 4 (1.75%) IBM
8 3 (1.31%) Citrix
8 3 (1.31%) Sun
9 2 (0.87%) HP
9 2 (0.87%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.87%) IronPort
9 2 (0.87%) Veeam
10 1 (0.44%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.44%) i2
10 1 (0.44%) Informatica
10 1 (0.44%) Cognos
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Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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