The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 15 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 6.78% 4.69% 8.00%
As % of the General category 25.00% 9.38% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Lincolnshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincoln region.

General Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 27.12% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 10
Average salary £23,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £27,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Lincoln region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Finance
Salary Trend in Lincoln

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Lincoln region.

Finance Salary Trend in Lincoln

Finance
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Ant
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) JAXB
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Retail

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) JAXB
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C++