The first 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 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 11 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Finance 147 125 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.52% 18.20% 7.94%
As % of the General category 43.11% 46.99% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 130 118 60
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £41,712
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +7.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
341 266 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.01% 38.72% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 292 243 231
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,625 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
East Midlands

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +17 81 £44,000 +1.14% 7
Lutterworth -15 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Loughborough -4 2 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £28,000 -
Hinckley - 1 £70,000 -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 116 (38.80%) Smartcard
1 116 (38.80%) Cyber Security
2 100 (33.44%) Mathematics
3 93 (31.10%) Degree
4 83 (27.76%) Windows
5 77 (25.75%) .NET
6 74 (24.75%) XML
7 72 (24.08%) Computer Science
7 72 (24.08%) Software Engineering
8 66 (22.07%) Oracle
8 66 (22.07%) SQL
9 62 (20.74%) Web Development
10 61 (20.40%) SQL Server
11 59 (19.73%) C++
12 57 (19.06%) C#
13 48 (16.05%) JavaScript
14 47 (15.72%) HTML
15 46 (15.38%) Project Management
16 41 (13.71%) MS Office
17 39 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
17 39 (13.04%) Customer Segmentation
18 34 (11.37%) XSLT
18 34 (11.37%) Java
18 34 (11.37%) DHTML
19 33 (11.04%) Blackberry
19 33 (11.04%) PKI
19 33 (11.04%) Apple iOS
19 33 (11.04%) Android
20 30 (10.03%) Oracle EBS R12
20 30 (10.03%) Mobile App

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.34%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.00%) SAS
3 3 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.67%) CICS
5 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (13.71%) MS Office
2 11 (3.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (10.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 24 (8.03%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (7.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 22 (7.36%) Oracle Payables
3 22 (7.36%) Oracle Receivables
4 16 (5.35%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (5.35%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (5.02%) Oracle Cash Management
5 15 (5.02%) Oracle Assets
5 15 (5.02%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (1.34%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.67%) HFM
7 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.67%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.67%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.03%) LDAP
2 12 (4.01%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) MPLS
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.33%) SAN
3 1 (0.33%) SMS
3 1 (0.33%) VoIP
3 1 (0.33%) Wireless
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (20.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.34%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.34%) RDBMS
3 7 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.67%) MySQL
5 5 (1.67%) DB2
6 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.34%) Essbase
6 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.00%) PowerCenter
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 11 (3.68%) Legal
2 10 (3.34%) Law
3 7 (2.34%) Retail
4 6 (2.01%) Publishing
5 4 (1.34%) Banking
6 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 92 (30.77%) Developer
2 65 (21.74%) Analyst
3 28 (9.36%) Web Developer
4 27 (9.03%) C++ Developer
4 27 (9.03%) C++ Software Developer
4 27 (9.03%) Software Developer
5 24 (8.03%) Architect
5 24 (8.03%) Development Manager
5 24 (8.03%) Test Engineer
6 22 (7.36%) Support Manager
7 21 (7.02%) Applications Architect
8 18 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.02%) Systems Manager
9 15 (5.02%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.68%) Systems Support Manager
10 14 (4.68%) Systems Support
11 13 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (3.68%) Project Manager
12 11 (3.68%) Account Manager
13 10 (3.34%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (25.75%) .NET
2 74 (24.75%) XML
3 47 (15.72%) HTML
4 34 (11.37%) XSLT
4 34 (11.37%) DHTML
5 16 (5.35%) WPF
5 16 (5.35%) Web Services
6 13 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 12 (4.01%) CSS
8 11 (3.68%) Middleware
9 10 (3.34%) jQuery
10 8 (2.68%) HTML5
10 8 (2.68%) CSS3
11 3 (1.00%) Ajax
12 1 (0.33%) WinForms
12 1 (0.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 116 (38.80%) Smartcard
2 100 (33.44%) Mathematics
3 72 (24.08%) Computer Science
4 33 (11.04%) Blackberry
4 33 (11.04%) PKI
5 30 (10.03%) Mobile App
6 24 (8.03%) Biometrics
7 9 (3.01%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.34%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.33%) DTV
10 1 (0.33%) Firmware
10 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 83 (27.76%) Windows
2 33 (11.04%) Apple iOS
2 33 (11.04%) Android
3 27 (9.03%) BlackBerry OS
4 25 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (8.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (8.03%) Windows XP
5 24 (8.03%) Windows Vista
6 12 (4.01%) Linux
7 10 (3.34%) UNIX
8 6 (2.01%) Windows Phone
8 6 (2.01%) Windows Phone 8
9 4 (1.34%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (38.80%) Cyber Security
2 72 (24.08%) Software Engineering
3 62 (20.74%) Web Development
4 46 (15.38%) Project Management
5 39 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
5 39 (13.04%) Customer Segmentation
6 30 (10.03%) Identity Management
7 28 (9.36%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (8.36%) Product Management
9 24 (8.03%) Automated Testing
9 24 (8.03%) QMS
10 21 (7.02%) TOGAF
11 18 (6.02%) ERP
11 18 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (4.68%) ITIL
13 13 (4.35%) EAM
13 13 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
14 12 (4.01%) Network Design
14 12 (4.01%) Strategic Planning
14 12 (4.01%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 66 (22.07%) SQL
2 59 (19.73%) C++
3 57 (19.06%) C#
4 48 (16.05%) JavaScript
5 34 (11.37%) Java
6 16 (5.35%) XAML
7 8 (2.68%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.01%) Objective-C
8 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.34%) Python
10 3 (1.00%) VB
10 3 (1.00%) C
11 2 (0.67%) COBOL
11 2 (0.67%) Perl
11 2 (0.67%) VBA
11 2 (0.67%) Tcl
11 2 (0.67%) JCL
11 2 (0.67%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.67%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 93 (31.10%) Degree
2 6 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.00%) ISEB
4 2 (0.67%) HNC
4 2 (0.67%) HND
4 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.03%) TickIT
1 30 (10.03%) ISO 9001
2 9 (3.01%) SLA
2 9 (3.01%) COBIT
3 2 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.67%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 66 (22.07%) Oracle
2 21 (7.02%) SAP
3 15 (5.02%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.68%) JD Edwards
5 5 (1.67%) IBM
6 4 (1.34%) VMware
6 4 (1.34%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.34%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.00%) Informatica
7 3 (1.00%) Cisco
8 2 (0.67%) Northgate
8 2 (0.67%) Cognos
9 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.33%) Remedy
9 1 (0.33%) Primavera
9 1 (0.33%) Juniper
9 1 (0.33%) Siemens
9 1 (0.33%) Citrix
9 1 (0.33%) HP
9 1 (0.33%) Dell
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Hays - University of Leicester
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Hays - University of Leicester
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Networking People
Salary: full corporate benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum basic + benefits as outlined in vacancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago