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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 111 125 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.66% 14.79% 13.96%
As % of the General category 40.81% 40.85% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 70 110 82
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £30,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
272 306 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.36% 36.21% 42.30%
Number of salaries quoted 185 268 263
Average salary £40,250 £39,361 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.25% -6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £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 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +15 58 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Loughborough +9 8 £32,000 +48.83% 1
Lutterworth 0 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Kegworth - 2 - -
Hinckley - 1 £50,000 -
Melton Mowbray - 1 £40,000 -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 69 (27.27%) Smartcard
1 69 (27.27%) Cyber Security
2 68 (26.88%) SQL
3 63 (24.90%) .NET
4 60 (23.72%) Windows
5 58 (22.92%) Oracle
5 58 (22.92%) SQL Server
6 54 (21.34%) XML
7 53 (20.95%) Software Engineering
7 53 (20.95%) Computer Science
8 52 (20.55%) Mathematics
9 48 (18.97%) Retail
10 44 (17.39%) Degree
11 41 (16.21%) Project Management
12 40 (15.81%) C#
13 37 (14.62%) Web Development
14 35 (13.83%) HTML
14 35 (13.83%) JavaScript
15 34 (13.44%) DHTML
15 34 (13.44%) XSLT
16 33 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (11.46%) Essbase
17 29 (11.46%) ITIL
17 29 (11.46%) SLA
17 29 (11.46%) Hyperion
18 27 (10.67%) CODA
19 26 (10.28%) Cognos
20 22 (8.70%) SAP
21 21 (8.30%) Windows Server 2003
22 20 (7.91%) UNIX

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 7 (2.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.79%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.40%) Lync
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.77%) MS Office
2 6 (2.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.79%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.40%) JDE World
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.40%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.58%) Office 365
2 3 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.11%) LDAP
2 5 (1.98%) LAN
2 5 (1.98%) WAN
3 4 (1.58%) VoIP
3 4 (1.58%) Internet
4 3 (1.19%) PBX
5 2 (0.79%) CTI
5 2 (0.79%) Wireless
6 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
6 1 (0.40%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.46%) Essbase
3 9 (3.56%) SAP BW
3 9 (3.56%) SAP BI
4 8 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.98%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.79%) PowerCenter
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.40%) MS Access
8 1 (0.40%) DTS
8 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.40%) Redmine
2 1 (0.40%) JUnit
General
1 48 (18.97%) Retail
2 18 (7.11%) Banking
3 13 (5.14%) Legal
4 11 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.16%) Back Office
6 6 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.19%) Marketing
8 2 (0.79%) Publishing
8 2 (0.79%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 75 (29.64%) Analyst
2 64 (25.30%) Developer
3 28 (11.07%) Team Leader
4 24 (9.49%) Project Manager
5 22 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 19 (7.51%) Support Analyst
6 19 (7.51%) Software Developer
6 19 (7.51%) Web Developer
7 18 (7.11%) Architect
7 18 (7.11%) C++ Developer
7 18 (7.11%) C++ Software Developer
8 17 (6.72%) Test Engineer
9 16 (6.32%) Business Analyst
10 15 (5.93%) C# Developer
10 15 (5.93%) IT Project Manager
10 15 (5.93%) Senior C# Developer
10 15 (5.93%) SAP Analyst
11 12 (4.74%) Service Analyst
12 11 (4.35%) Applications Support
13 9 (3.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.90%) .NET
2 54 (21.34%) XML
3 35 (13.83%) HTML
4 34 (13.44%) DHTML
4 34 (13.44%) XSLT
5 15 (5.93%) WPF
6 7 (2.77%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.37%) WinForms
8 1 (0.40%) Java SE
8 1 (0.40%) EJB
8 1 (0.40%) SOAP
8 1 (0.40%) Web Services
8 1 (0.40%) J2EE
8 1 (0.40%) JPA
8 1 (0.40%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (0.40%) RESTful
8 1 (0.40%) JAX-RS
8 1 (0.40%) EDI
8 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 69 (27.27%) Smartcard
2 53 (20.95%) Computer Science
3 52 (20.55%) Mathematics
4 18 (7.11%) Mobile App
4 18 (7.11%) Blackberry
4 18 (7.11%) PKI
5 17 (6.72%) Biometrics
6 16 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.79%) VLE
10 1 (0.40%) AS400
10 1 (0.40%) EFT
10 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.40%) User Experience
10 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 60 (23.72%) Windows
2 21 (8.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (7.91%) UNIX
4 19 (7.51%) Windows XP
4 19 (7.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (7.11%) Apple iOS
5 18 (7.11%) BlackBerry OS
5 18 (7.11%) Android
6 17 (6.72%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.19%) Linux
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (27.27%) Cyber Security
2 53 (20.95%) Software Engineering
3 41 (16.21%) Project Management
4 37 (14.62%) Web Development
5 33 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (11.46%) ITIL
7 18 (7.11%) PRINCE2
8 17 (6.72%) Identity Management
8 17 (6.72%) Automated Testing
9 16 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.32%) Service Management
10 15 (5.93%) Change Control
11 13 (5.14%) Change Management
11 13 (5.14%) Risk Management
12 11 (4.35%) ETL
12 11 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (3.95%) Systems Analysis
14 9 (3.56%) Data Management
14 9 (3.56%) Service Delivery
15 8 (3.16%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 68 (26.88%) SQL
2 40 (15.81%) C#
3 35 (13.83%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.51%) C++
4 19 (7.51%) Java
5 15 (5.93%) XAML
6 6 (2.37%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.79%) C
8 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.40%) RPG/400
8 1 (0.40%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.40%) VBA
8 1 (0.40%) Python
8 1 (0.40%) Tcl
8 1 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.40%) RPG
Qualifications
1 44 (17.39%) Degree
2 11 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (3.16%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.79%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.40%) MCTS
5 1 (0.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.46%) SLA
2 17 (6.72%) TickIT
2 17 (6.72%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (2.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.58%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 58 (22.92%) Oracle
2 29 (11.46%) Hyperion
3 27 (10.67%) CODA
4 26 (10.28%) Cognos
5 22 (8.70%) SAP
6 17 (6.72%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.56%) Business Objects
8 8 (3.16%) VMware
9 6 (2.37%) Perforce
10 4 (1.58%) Remedy
11 2 (0.79%) Planview
11 2 (0.79%) Informatica
11 2 (0.79%) Cisco
12 1 (0.40%) IBM
12 1 (0.40%) Sun
12 1 (0.40%) Avaya
12 1 (0.40%) Progress
12 1 (0.40%) Retek
12 1 (0.40%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.40%) SYSPRO
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