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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 128 123 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.14% 17.32% 13.45%
As % of the General category 40.13% 46.24% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 103 116 80
Average salary £43,401 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £37,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £56,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
319 266 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 40.23% 37.46% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 265 238 239
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £30,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +16 68 £45,000 - 8
Lutterworth -9 12 £45,000 +28.57%
Loughborough +1 2 £34,250 +52.22%
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 110 (41.04%) Smartcard
1 110 (41.04%) Cyber Security
2 88 (32.84%) .NET
2 88 (32.84%) Windows
3 78 (29.10%) XML
4 76 (28.36%) SQL Server
5 74 (27.61%) Software Engineering
5 74 (27.61%) Computer Science
6 72 (26.87%) SQL
7 68 (25.37%) Oracle
7 68 (25.37%) Mathematics
8 60 (22.39%) C#
9 59 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
10 58 (21.64%) Web Development
11 54 (20.15%) JavaScript
12 53 (19.78%) HTML
13 49 (18.28%) Degree
14 47 (17.54%) Project Management
15 44 (16.42%) C++
16 43 (16.04%) DHTML
16 43 (16.04%) XSLT
17 29 (10.82%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (10.07%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (9.70%) Oracle EBS R12
19 26 (9.70%) Windows XP
20 25 (9.33%) ISO 9001
20 25 (9.33%) LDAP
20 25 (9.33%) Java
20 25 (9.33%) Blackberry
20 25 (9.33%) Biometrics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 8 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.49%) SAS
4 2 (0.75%) CICS
Applications
1 14 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.61%) MS Office
3 2 (0.75%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (9.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (6.72%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (5.97%) Oracle General Ledger
3 16 (5.97%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (5.97%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (5.22%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (5.22%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (4.10%) Oracle Cash Management
5 11 (4.10%) Oracle Assets
5 11 (4.10%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.75%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.75%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.37%) HFM
7 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.24%) SaaS
2 4 (1.49%) Office 365
2 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.33%) LDAP
2 11 (4.10%) Internet
3 2 (0.75%) CTI
3 2 (0.75%) PBX
3 2 (0.75%) VoIP
4 1 (0.37%) SAN
4 1 (0.37%) ATM
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (28.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.36%) RDBMS
2 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (3.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (1.87%) PowerCenter
4 5 (1.87%) Essbase
4 5 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.87%) DB2
4 5 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.49%) MySQL
5 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (4.85%) Retail
2 11 (4.10%) Legal
3 7 (2.61%) Law
4 5 (1.87%) Back Office
4 5 (1.87%) Banking
5 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Electronics
6 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (35.07%) Developer
2 31 (11.57%) Senior Developer
3 29 (10.82%) Web Developer
4 27 (10.07%) Analyst
5 26 (9.70%) Software Developer
6 25 (9.33%) Architect
6 25 (9.33%) C++ Developer
6 25 (9.33%) Test Engineer
6 25 (9.33%) C++ Software Developer
7 23 (8.58%) C# Developer
8 21 (7.84%) Senior C# Developer
9 18 (6.72%) Support Manager
10 17 (6.34%) Project Manager
10 17 (6.34%) Development Manager
11 15 (5.60%) Systems Manager
12 13 (4.85%) Applications Architect
13 12 (4.48%) Systems Support
13 12 (4.48%) Systems Support Manager
14 11 (4.10%) Senior Architect
14 11 (4.10%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (32.84%) .NET
2 78 (29.10%) XML
3 53 (19.78%) HTML
4 43 (16.04%) DHTML
4 43 (16.04%) XSLT
5 18 (6.72%) WPF
6 16 (5.97%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.36%) CSS
7 9 (3.36%) Web Services
7 9 (3.36%) jQuery
8 8 (2.99%) HTML5
8 8 (2.99%) CSS3
9 7 (2.61%) Middleware
10 6 (2.24%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 110 (41.04%) Smartcard
2 74 (27.61%) Computer Science
3 68 (25.37%) Mathematics
4 25 (9.33%) PKI
4 25 (9.33%) Biometrics
4 25 (9.33%) Blackberry
4 25 (9.33%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.73%) Mainframe
6 9 (3.36%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.37%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.37%) VSAM
9 1 (0.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 88 (32.84%) Windows
2 29 (10.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (10.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (9.70%) Windows XP
5 25 (9.33%) Windows Vista
5 25 (9.33%) Android
5 25 (9.33%) Apple iOS
5 25 (9.33%) BlackBerry OS
6 15 (5.60%) UNIX
7 12 (4.48%) Linux
8 4 (1.49%) CentOS
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (41.04%) Cyber Security
2 74 (27.61%) Software Engineering
3 59 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (21.64%) Web Development
5 47 (17.54%) Project Management
6 25 (9.33%) Identity Management
6 25 (9.33%) Automated Testing
7 20 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (7.09%) ITIL
9 18 (6.72%) TOGAF
9 18 (6.72%) Line Management
10 17 (6.34%) QMS
10 17 (6.34%) Product Management
11 14 (5.22%) PRINCE2
12 12 (4.48%) Risk Management
13 11 (4.10%) Quality Management
13 11 (4.10%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.10%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (4.10%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (3.73%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 72 (26.87%) SQL
2 60 (22.39%) C#
3 54 (20.15%) JavaScript
4 44 (16.42%) C++
5 25 (9.33%) Java
6 18 (6.72%) XAML
7 9 (3.36%) VB.NET
8 8 (2.99%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.24%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.49%) C
11 3 (1.12%) Python
12 2 (0.75%) Tcl
12 2 (0.75%) VBA
12 2 (0.75%) JCL
12 2 (0.75%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.75%) COBOL
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (18.28%) Degree
2 9 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.75%) HNC
4 2 (0.75%) HND
4 2 (0.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.33%) ISO 9001
1 25 (9.33%) TickIT
2 12 (4.48%) SLA
3 6 (2.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) Windows Intune
2 3 (1.12%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.75%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 68 (25.37%) Oracle
2 21 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.97%) SAP
4 9 (3.36%) VMware
5 6 (2.24%) Perforce
6 5 (1.87%) IBM
6 5 (1.87%) JD Edwards
6 5 (1.87%) Hyperion
6 5 (1.87%) Informatica
7 4 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.49%) Cognos
8 3 (1.12%) CODA
9 2 (0.75%) Northgate
9 2 (0.75%) Planview
10 1 (0.37%) SYSPRO
10 1 (0.37%) Siemens
10 1 (0.37%) Remedy
10 1 (0.37%) Primavera
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco
10 1 (0.37%) HP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + great opportunity
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicestershire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum great pension scheme and healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 5% contributory Pension + Free Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40847.00 - £45954.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Parking, Childcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago