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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 11 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Permanent jobs citing Finance 148 124 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.40% 18.48% 7.82%
As % of the General category 44.05% 47.69% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 132 118 59
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,712
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £51,000
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
336 260 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.96% 38.75% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 291 240 223
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £29,825 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,750 £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 23 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 23 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 +18 79 £45,000 +3.44% 5
Lutterworth -15 12 £45,000 +28.57%
Loughborough -3 2 £33,000 -5.71%
Hinckley - 2 £70,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £28,000 -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 122 (40.13%) Smartcard
2 121 (39.80%) Cyber Security
3 105 (34.54%) Mathematics
4 95 (31.25%) Degree
5 85 (27.96%) Windows
6 77 (25.33%) .NET
7 76 (25.00%) XML
7 76 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 75 (24.67%) Computer Science
9 70 (23.03%) Oracle
10 68 (22.37%) SQL
11 64 (21.05%) Web Development
12 61 (20.07%) C++
13 60 (19.74%) SQL Server
14 57 (18.75%) C#
15 48 (15.79%) JavaScript
16 47 (15.46%) HTML
17 45 (14.80%) Project Management
18 43 (14.14%) MS Office
19 41 (13.49%) Statistical Analysis
19 41 (13.49%) Customer Segmentation
20 36 (11.84%) Java
21 35 (11.51%) DHTML
21 35 (11.51%) XSLT
21 35 (11.51%) Blackberry
21 35 (11.51%) PKI
21 35 (11.51%) Apple iOS
21 35 (11.51%) Android
22 32 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
22 32 (10.53%) Identity Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.99%) SAS
3 3 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.66%) CICS
5 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (14.14%) MS Office
2 10 (3.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 26 (8.55%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (7.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 23 (7.57%) Oracle Payables
3 23 (7.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 17 (5.59%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (5.59%) Oracle Financials
5 16 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
5 16 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
5 16 (5.26%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (1.32%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.66%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.66%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.66%) HFM
8 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.54%) LDAP
2 12 (3.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.33%) MPLS
3 1 (0.33%) Wireless
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.33%) SMS
3 1 (0.33%) VoIP
3 1 (0.33%) SAN
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
3 7 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.64%) MySQL
5 5 (1.64%) DB2
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.32%) Essbase
6 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.99%) PowerCenter
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 10 (3.29%) Law
1 10 (3.29%) Legal
2 7 (2.30%) Retail
3 6 (1.97%) Publishing
4 4 (1.32%) Banking
5 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (29.93%) Developer
2 66 (21.71%) Analyst
3 29 (9.54%) Web Developer
3 29 (9.54%) Software Developer
3 29 (9.54%) C++ Developer
3 29 (9.54%) C++ Software Developer
4 25 (8.22%) Test Engineer
4 25 (8.22%) Development Manager
5 24 (7.89%) Architect
6 23 (7.57%) Support Manager
7 21 (6.91%) Applications Architect
8 17 (5.59%) Senior Developer
9 15 (4.93%) Systems Manager
10 14 (4.61%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.61%) Systems Support
10 14 (4.61%) Systems Support Manager
11 13 (4.28%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (3.62%) Account Manager
12 11 (3.62%) Project Manager
13 10 (3.29%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (25.33%) .NET
2 76 (25.00%) XML
3 47 (15.46%) HTML
4 35 (11.51%) DHTML
4 35 (11.51%) XSLT
5 16 (5.26%) WPF
6 15 (4.93%) Web Services
7 11 (3.62%) Middleware
7 11 (3.62%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.62%) CSS
8 9 (2.96%) jQuery
9 7 (2.30%) HTML5
9 7 (2.30%) CSS3
10 3 (0.99%) Ajax
11 1 (0.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 122 (40.13%) Smartcard
2 105 (34.54%) Mathematics
3 75 (24.67%) Computer Science
4 35 (11.51%) PKI
4 35 (11.51%) Blackberry
5 31 (10.20%) Mobile App
6 26 (8.55%) Biometrics
7 9 (2.96%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) FMCG
10 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.33%) VSAM
10 1 (0.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.33%) Firmware
10 1 (0.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 85 (27.96%) Windows
2 35 (11.51%) Android
2 35 (11.51%) Apple iOS
3 29 (9.54%) BlackBerry OS
4 26 (8.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (8.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (8.22%) Windows Vista
5 25 (8.22%) Windows XP
6 12 (3.95%) Linux
7 10 (3.29%) UNIX
8 6 (1.97%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (1.97%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.32%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (39.80%) Cyber Security
2 76 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 64 (21.05%) Web Development
4 45 (14.80%) Project Management
5 41 (13.49%) Statistical Analysis
5 41 (13.49%) Customer Segmentation
6 32 (10.53%) Identity Management
7 29 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (8.55%) Product Management
9 25 (8.22%) QMS
9 25 (8.22%) Automated Testing
10 21 (6.91%) TOGAF
10 21 (6.91%) ERP
11 19 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (4.61%) EAM
12 14 (4.61%) ITIL
12 14 (4.61%) Systems Analysis
13 12 (3.95%) Strategic Planning
13 12 (3.95%) Network Design
14 11 (3.62%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (22.37%) SQL
2 61 (20.07%) C++
3 57 (18.75%) C#
4 48 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 36 (11.84%) Java
6 16 (5.26%) XAML
7 7 (2.30%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.97%) Objective-C
8 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.99%) Python
9 3 (0.99%) VB
10 2 (0.66%) C
10 2 (0.66%) COBOL
10 2 (0.66%) JCL
11 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.33%) Delphi
11 1 (0.33%) Perl
11 1 (0.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.33%) Tcl
11 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (31.25%) Degree
2 7 (2.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (0.99%) ISEB
5 2 (0.66%) HNC
5 2 (0.66%) HND
5 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) CCNA
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.20%) ISO 9001
1 31 (10.20%) TickIT
2 10 (3.29%) SLA
3 9 (2.96%) COBIT
4 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.66%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 70 (23.03%) Oracle
2 19 (6.25%) SAP
3 13 (4.28%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.62%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.32%) Hyperion
5 4 (1.32%) VMware
5 4 (1.32%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.32%) IBM
6 3 (0.99%) Cisco
6 3 (0.99%) Informatica
7 2 (0.66%) Northgate
8 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.33%) Siemens
8 1 (0.33%) Remedy
8 1 (0.33%) Primavera
8 1 (0.33%) Cognos
8 1 (0.33%) HP
8 1 (0.33%) Dell
8 1 (0.33%) Citrix
8 1 (0.33%) Juniper
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £44,000 per annum + annual bonus + pension + other great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University of Leicester
Salary: £40,847 - 45,954 per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, flexible working, pension
Posted: 23 days ago