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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 132 125 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.35% 18.01% 9.67%
As % of the General category 40.37% 49.41% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 112 118 61
Average salary £43,401 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £57,500
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
327 253 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.02% 36.46% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 280 228 238
Average salary £40,000 £40,600 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +14 68 £44,000 -1.12% 2
Lutterworth -12 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Loughborough - 2 £33,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £28,000 -
Finance
East Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 108 (39.56%) Smartcard
1 108 (39.56%) Cyber Security
2 81 (29.67%) .NET
2 81 (29.67%) Mathematics
3 79 (28.94%) Windows
4 71 (26.01%) XML
5 70 (25.64%) SQL Server
5 70 (25.64%) Computer Science
5 70 (25.64%) Software Engineering
6 69 (25.27%) SQL
7 68 (24.91%) Degree
8 62 (22.71%) Oracle
9 56 (20.51%) C#
9 56 (20.51%) Web Development
10 48 (17.58%) C++
10 48 (17.58%) JavaScript
11 47 (17.22%) HTML
12 45 (16.48%) Project Management
13 38 (13.92%) DHTML
13 38 (13.92%) XSLT
14 27 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (9.89%) Oracle EBS R12
15 26 (9.52%) Android
15 26 (9.52%) Mobile App
15 26 (9.52%) Apple iOS
15 26 (9.52%) PKI
15 26 (9.52%) TickIT
15 26 (9.52%) Identity Management
15 26 (9.52%) Blackberry
15 26 (9.52%) Java

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.47%) SAS
2 4 (1.47%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.73%) CICS
4 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (8.42%) MS Office
2 14 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.73%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (9.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (7.33%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (6.59%) Oracle General Ledger
3 18 (6.59%) Oracle Payables
3 18 (6.59%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (4.03%) Oracle Cash Management
5 11 (4.03%) Oracle Assets
5 11 (4.03%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (1.47%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.73%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.73%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.73%) HFM
8 1 (0.37%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.79%) LDAP
2 11 (4.03%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) ATM
3 1 (0.37%) SMS
3 1 (0.37%) SAN
3 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.93%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.93%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.83%) DB2
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.47%) PowerCenter
6 4 (1.47%) Essbase
6 4 (1.47%) MySQL
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.37%) MS Access
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.37%) Selenium
1 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (4.76%) Legal
2 8 (2.93%) Law
3 7 (2.56%) Retail
4 3 (1.10%) Banking
4 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.73%) Back Office
5 2 (0.73%) Electronics
5 2 (0.73%) Publishing
5 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 90 (32.97%) Developer
2 47 (17.22%) Analyst
3 28 (10.26%) Web Developer
4 27 (9.89%) Senior Developer
5 24 (8.79%) Software Developer
5 24 (8.79%) C++ Developer
5 24 (8.79%) Test Engineer
5 24 (8.79%) C++ Software Developer
6 22 (8.06%) Architect
7 20 (7.33%) Development Manager
8 19 (6.96%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.59%) Support Manager
10 17 (6.23%) Senior C# Developer
11 16 (5.86%) Applications Architect
12 15 (5.49%) Systems Manager
13 14 (5.13%) Project Manager
14 12 (4.40%) Systems Support
14 12 (4.40%) Systems Support Manager
15 11 (4.03%) Account Manager
16 10 (3.66%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (29.67%) .NET
2 71 (26.01%) XML
3 47 (17.22%) HTML
4 38 (13.92%) DHTML
4 38 (13.92%) XSLT
5 16 (5.86%) WPF
6 15 (5.49%) ASP.NET
7 11 (4.03%) Web Services
8 9 (3.30%) jQuery
8 9 (3.30%) CSS
9 8 (2.93%) Middleware
9 8 (2.93%) HTML5
9 8 (2.93%) CSS3
10 6 (2.20%) WinForms
11 1 (0.37%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 108 (39.56%) Smartcard
2 81 (29.67%) Mathematics
3 70 (25.64%) Computer Science
4 26 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 26 (9.52%) PKI
4 26 (9.52%) Blackberry
5 24 (8.79%) Biometrics
6 9 (3.30%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.93%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.47%) 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
9 1 (0.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.94%) Windows
2 26 (9.52%) Android
2 26 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 25 (9.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (9.16%) Windows XP
3 25 (9.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (8.79%) Windows Vista
4 24 (8.79%) BlackBerry OS
5 12 (4.40%) UNIX
6 11 (4.03%) Linux
7 4 (1.47%) CentOS
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (39.56%) Cyber Security
2 70 (25.64%) Software Engineering
3 56 (20.51%) Web Development
4 45 (16.48%) Project Management
5 27 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (9.52%) Identity Management
7 24 (8.79%) Automated Testing
8 20 (7.33%) QMS
8 20 (7.33%) Product Management
9 19 (6.96%) Statistical Analysis
9 19 (6.96%) Customer Segmentation
10 18 (6.59%) TOGAF
10 18 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (6.23%) ITIL
12 13 (4.76%) PRINCE2
13 12 (4.40%) ERP
14 10 (3.66%) Service Delivery
14 10 (3.66%) EAM
14 10 (3.66%) Risk Management
14 10 (3.66%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (25.27%) SQL
2 56 (20.51%) C#
3 48 (17.58%) C++
3 48 (17.58%) JavaScript
4 26 (9.52%) Java
5 16 (5.86%) XAML
6 8 (2.93%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.56%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.10%) C
9 3 (1.10%) Python
10 2 (0.73%) Tcl
10 2 (0.73%) VBA
10 2 (0.73%) JCL
10 2 (0.73%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.73%) COBOL
10 2 (0.73%) Perl
10 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (24.91%) Degree
2 8 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.10%) ISEB
5 2 (0.73%) HNC
5 2 (0.73%) HND
5 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.52%) ISO 9001
1 26 (9.52%) TickIT
2 9 (3.30%) SLA
3 7 (2.56%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.10%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.73%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.37%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 62 (22.71%) Oracle
2 18 (6.59%) SAP
3 17 (6.23%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.56%) JD Edwards
5 6 (2.20%) Perforce
5 6 (2.20%) VMware
6 5 (1.83%) IBM
7 4 (1.47%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.47%) Hyperion
7 4 (1.47%) Informatica
8 2 (0.73%) Northgate
8 2 (0.73%) Planview
9 1 (0.37%) SYSPRO
9 1 (0.37%) Siemens
9 1 (0.37%) HP
9 1 (0.37%) Dell
9 1 (0.37%) Citrix
9 1 (0.37%) Juniper
9 1 (0.37%) Cognos
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco
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