The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13075 14563 12156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.75% 29.29% 27.35%
As % of the General category 54.42% 54.15% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11115 12094 9983
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
England

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

General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
24025 26895 23456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.66% 54.09% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19805 22053 19343
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in London

Finance
Salary Trend in London

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

Finance Salary Trend in London

Finance
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in London

Finance
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
City of London 0 3589 £57,500 - 804
Docklands, London 0 81 £62,500 -3.84% 2
Canary Wharf 0 81 £61,250 -12.50% 1
Croydon +1 69 £44,000 -16.19% 12
Wimbledon +3 52 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +7 40 £52,500 +10.52% 9
Uxbridge -2 31 £45,000 +9.09% 8
Twickenham -3 17 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Teddington - 17 £47,500 - 1
Ealing -8 16 £47,000 +17.50%
Hammersmith +14 14 £72,500 +61.11% 2
Wembley +3 14 £48,000 -10.28%
Bromley -2 13 £29,500 -41.00% 5
Harrow +14 12 £57,000 -21.37%
Dagenham +3 12 £60,000 +33.33%
Chiswick -1 9 £52,500 +14.13%
Beckenham -5 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hounslow +16 7 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Mayfair -6 7 £75,000 +36.36%
Hillingdon - 7 - -
Romford +6 6 £85,000 +70.00%
Feltham - 6 £90,000 -
Brentford 0 5 £90,000 +105.71% 5
Orpington +6 4 £45,000 -
Clapham +9 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Surbiton -7 3 £26,500 -48.54%
New Malden - 3 - -
Westminster +12 2 £50,000 -
Chessington +5 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Hackney - 2 £33,027 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Greenwich - 2 £67,500 -
Hayes +11 1 - - 1
Southwark -6 1 £28,500 -32.94%
Barnet - 1 £45,000 -
Pinner - 1 £56,500 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 6648 (25.39%) SQL
2 6054 (23.12%) Banking
3 5778 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
4 4810 (18.37%) Degree
5 4460 (17.03%) Java
6 3912 (14.94%) SQL Server
6 3912 (14.94%) Windows
7 3799 (14.51%) Oracle
8 3696 (14.11%) C#
9 3549 (13.55%) Microsoft
10 3274 (12.50%) .NET
11 3194 (12.20%) Project Management
12 3105 (11.86%) Linux
13 2834 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
14 2576 (9.84%) JavaScript
15 2361 (9.02%) UNIX
16 2250 (8.59%) HTML
17 2242 (8.56%) MS Excel
18 2162 (8.26%) Computer Science
19 2141 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
20 1988 (7.59%) Retail
21 1947 (7.44%) ITIL
22 1884 (7.19%) Scrum
23 1760 (6.72%) Analytics
24 1716 (6.55%) C++
25 1709 (6.53%) TDD
26 1680 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
27 1675 (6.40%) OO
28 1616 (6.17%) Investment Banking
29 1580 (6.03%) QA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 873 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 637 (2.43%) MS Exchange
3 531 (2.03%) IIS
4 521 (1.99%) Apache
5 457 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 456 (1.74%) WebSphere
7 408 (1.56%) SAS
8 294 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 289 (1.10%) CMS
10 239 (0.91%) WebLogic
11 232 (0.89%) JBoss
12 223 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
13 194 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 183 (0.70%) Node.js
15 179 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
16 162 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
17 136 (0.52%) Lync
18 128 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
19 125 (0.48%) Drupal
20 121 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2242 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 1148 (4.38%) MS Office
3 356 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 332 (1.27%) MS Project
5 277 (1.06%) MS Visio
6 155 (0.59%) Photoshop
7 95 (0.36%) SPSS
8 77 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 72 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
10 40 (0.15%) PowerPivot
11 33 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 26 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 24 (0.092%) OmniGraffle
14 19 (0.073%) CPLEX
15 17 (0.065%) Mathematica
16 15 (0.057%) InDesign
17 14 (0.053%) Adobe After Effects
18 9 (0.034%) Stata
19 8 (0.031%) GNU Octave
20 6 (0.023%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 557 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 408 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 333 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
4 271 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
5 225 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
6 221 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
7 216 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
8 215 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
9 205 (0.78%) SAP FI
10 195 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
10 195 (0.74%) SAP CO
11 169 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 154 (0.59%) SAP MM
13 126 (0.48%) HFM
14 119 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
15 118 (0.45%) SAP PP
16 112 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
17 109 (0.42%) RMDS
18 104 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
19 97 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 362 (1.38%) SaaS
2 338 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
3 245 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 130 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 125 (0.48%) Office 365
6 100 (0.38%) PaaS
7 77 (0.29%) IaaS
8 64 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 63 (0.24%) GitHub
10 48 (0.18%) Force.com
11 31 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 23 (0.088%) Adobe Analytics
13 20 (0.076%) Yammer
14 19 (0.073%) SuccessFactors
15 17 (0.065%) Amazon EMR
16 15 (0.057%) Amazon S3
16 15 (0.057%) Taleo
17 14 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
18 12 (0.046%) FinancialForce.com
18 12 (0.046%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 858 (3.28%) Firewall
2 647 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 614 (2.34%) SAN
4 601 (2.30%) WAN
5 571 (2.18%) LAN
6 480 (1.83%) Internet
7 475 (1.81%) DNS
8 350 (1.34%) VPN
9 330 (1.26%) Network Security
10 289 (1.10%) VoIP
11 259 (0.99%) DHCP
12 252 (0.96%) HTTP
13 239 (0.91%) Multicast
14 229 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
15 219 (0.84%) BGP
16 217 (0.83%) NAS
17 197 (0.75%) Wireless
18 180 (0.69%) OSPF
19 178 (0.68%) SSL
20 151 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3912 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 1257 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
3 1001 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 903 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 894 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 840 (3.21%) Big Data
7 792 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 775 (2.96%) Oracle Database
9 608 (2.32%) MySQL
10 600 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 563 (2.15%) Hadoop
12 511 (1.95%) RDBMS
13 469 (1.79%) NoSQL
14 430 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
15 354 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
16 347 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
17 333 (1.27%) DB2
18 294 (1.12%) QlikView
19 285 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
20 272 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 678 (2.59%) Git (software)
2 657 (2.51%) JIRA
3 539 (2.06%) Subversion
4 534 (2.04%) Selenium
5 418 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 408 (1.56%) Visual Studio
7 340 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 332 (1.27%) Maven
9 288 (1.10%) NUnit
10 255 (0.97%) JUnit
11 251 (0.96%) TeamCity
12 233 (0.89%) Cucumber
13 227 (0.87%) WebDriver
14 192 (0.73%) Moq
15 186 (0.71%) Eclipse
16 155 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
17 135 (0.52%) JMeter
18 129 (0.49%) Ant
19 121 (0.46%) FitNesse
20 119 (0.45%) MSTest
General
1 6054 (23.12%) Banking
2 1988 (7.59%) Retail
3 1616 (6.17%) Investment Banking
4 1526 (5.83%) Front Office
5 1434 (5.48%) Telecoms
6 1318 (5.03%) Financial Institution
7 1185 (4.53%) Marketing
8 1010 (3.86%) Legal
9 885 (3.38%) Back Office
10 588 (2.25%) Law
11 471 (1.80%) Manufacturing
12 409 (1.56%) Games
13 397 (1.52%) Advertising
14 358 (1.37%) Retail Banking
15 211 (0.81%) Publishing
16 190 (0.73%) General Ledger
17 151 (0.58%) French Language
18 143 (0.55%) Electronics
19 142 (0.54%) Billing
20 112 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6766 (25.84%) Developer
2 5180 (19.78%) Analyst
3 2259 (8.63%) Consultant
4 1901 (7.26%) Business Analyst
5 1612 (6.16%) Architect
6 1585 (6.05%) Project Manager
7 1259 (4.81%) Java Developer
8 1183 (4.52%) C# Developer
9 1149 (4.39%) Support Analyst
10 1063 (4.06%) Senior Developer
11 978 (3.73%) .NET Developer
12 886 (3.38%) Applications Support
13 682 (2.60%) Junior
14 577 (2.20%) C++ Developer
15 575 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
16 567 (2.17%) Administrator
17 561 (2.14%) C# .NET Developer
18 482 (1.84%) Senior Manager
19 474 (1.81%) Support Engineer
20 466 (1.78%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3274 (12.50%) .NET
2 2250 (8.59%) HTML
3 1545 (5.90%) CSS
4 1346 (5.14%) ASP.NET
5 1225 (4.68%) XML
6 1107 (4.23%) Web Services
7 946 (3.61%) jQuery
8 910 (3.48%) Spring
9 894 (3.41%) HTML5
10 857 (3.27%) WCF
11 745 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 722 (2.76%) Middleware
13 688 (2.63%) WPF
14 682 (2.60%) AngularJS
15 678 (2.59%) .NET Framework
16 554 (2.12%) FIX Protocol
17 514 (1.96%) REST
18 430 (1.64%) J2EE
19 403 (1.54%) Ajax
20 399 (1.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2834 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2162 (8.26%) Computer Science
3 1173 (4.48%) Hedge funds
4 1093 (4.17%) Derivative
5 1028 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1007 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 868 (3.31%) Mathematics
8 847 (3.23%) Data Centre
9 802 (3.06%) Equities
10 673 (2.57%) Fixed Income
11 613 (2.34%) User Experience
12 481 (1.84%) Algorithms
13 445 (1.70%) Data Structures
14 423 (1.62%) Blackberry
15 386 (1.47%) Mobile App
16 366 (1.40%) Data Integration
17 357 (1.36%) Visualisation
18 356 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
19 330 (1.26%) Client/Server
20 312 (1.19%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3912 (14.94%) Windows
2 3105 (11.86%) Linux
3 2361 (9.02%) UNIX
4 694 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 601 (2.30%) Windows 7
6 506 (1.93%) Solaris
7 441 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 439 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 397 (1.52%) Android
10 371 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 297 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 199 (0.76%) Windows XP
13 168 (0.64%) Windows 8
14 110 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 93 (0.36%) CentOS
16 90 (0.34%) AIX
17 66 (0.25%) Mac OS X
18 63 (0.24%) Debian
19 33 (0.13%) Windows Vista
19 33 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5778 (22.07%) Agile Software Development
2 3194 (12.20%) Project Management
3 2141 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
4 1947 (7.44%) ITIL
5 1884 (7.19%) Scrum
6 1760 (6.72%) Analytics
7 1709 (6.53%) TDD
8 1680 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 1675 (6.40%) OO
10 1504 (5.74%) SDLC
11 1423 (5.43%) MVC
12 1376 (5.25%) Business Analysis
13 1230 (4.70%) PRINCE2
14 1212 (4.63%) Software Engineering
15 1126 (4.30%) Multithreading
16 1086 (4.15%) Risk Management
17 1036 (3.96%) CRM
18 998 (3.81%) ETL
19 977 (3.73%) Change Management
20 969 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6648 (25.39%) SQL
2 4460 (17.03%) Java
3 3696 (14.11%) C#
4 2576 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 1716 (6.55%) C++
6 1576 (6.02%) Python
7 831 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 806 (3.08%) Perl
9 707 (2.70%) C
10 655 (2.50%) PHP
11 632 (2.41%) PL/SQL
12 492 (1.88%) PowerShell
13 479 (1.83%) Bash Shell
14 469 (1.79%) VBA
15 440 (1.68%) Shell Script
16 415 (1.58%) Ruby
17 288 (1.10%) Scala
18 279 (1.07%) VB
19 254 (0.97%) R
20 253 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4810 (18.37%) Degree
2 608 (2.32%) Cisco Certification
3 508 (1.94%) PMI Certification
4 495 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 434 (1.66%) ISEB
6 412 (1.57%) CISSP
7 347 (1.33%) PMP
8 341 (1.30%) CCNA
9 328 (1.25%) CCNP
10 283 (1.08%) MCSE
11 275 (1.05%) Security Cleared
12 228 (0.87%) CISM
13 222 (0.85%) ACCA
14 219 (0.84%) PhD
15 200 (0.76%) CIMA
16 195 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
17 180 (0.69%) CISA
18 178 (0.68%) ISTQB
19 163 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 148 (0.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1580 (6.03%) QA
2 548 (2.09%) SLA
3 296 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 188 (0.72%) COBIT
5 177 (0.68%) EMIR
6 165 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 156 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 138 (0.53%) Data Quality
9 133 (0.51%) Solvency II
10 122 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
11 120 (0.46%) MiFID
12 90 (0.34%) CRD IV
13 66 (0.25%) ISO 9001
14 53 (0.20%) Basel III
15 46 (0.18%) Basel II
16 36 (0.14%) FATCA
17 32 (0.12%) COREP
18 27 (0.10%) FINREP
19 14 (0.053%) PMBOK
20 13 (0.050%) GAAP
System Software
1 1423 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 806 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 230 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
4 212 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 212 (0.81%) vSphere
5 182 (0.70%) XenApp
6 159 (0.61%) NFS
7 114 (0.44%) SRDF
8 103 (0.39%) VMware ESX
9 96 (0.37%) Xen
10 84 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
11 76 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 71 (0.27%) XenDesktop
13 66 (0.25%) KVM
14 44 (0.17%) Varnish
15 39 (0.15%) XenServer
16 37 (0.14%) VMware Server
17 36 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
18 33 (0.13%) HDFS
19 30 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 354 (1.35%) Puppet
2 269 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 251 (0.96%) SCCM
4 196 (0.75%) Nagios
5 126 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
6 122 (0.47%) Data Guard
7 98 (0.37%) SCOM
8 72 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
9 70 (0.27%) OpenView
10 69 (0.26%) WSUS
11 61 (0.23%) Tivoli
12 59 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
13 58 (0.22%) Control-M
14 45 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
15 44 (0.17%) Ansible
16 43 (0.16%) Backup Exec
17 41 (0.16%) Salt
18 40 (0.15%) CFEngine
19 37 (0.14%) NetBackup
20 36 (0.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3799 (14.51%) Oracle
2 3549 (13.55%) Microsoft
3 1251 (4.78%) SAP
4 1248 (4.77%) Cisco
5 1209 (4.62%) VMware
6 718 (2.74%) IBM
7 699 (2.67%) Citrix
8 578 (2.21%) HP
9 576 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 479 (1.83%) Sybase
11 420 (1.60%) Business Objects
12 363 (1.39%) Bloomberg
13 329 (1.26%) Cognos
13 329 (1.26%) Tableau
14 320 (1.22%) TIBCO
15 314 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
16 308 (1.18%) CheckPoint
17 304 (1.16%) NetApp
18 300 (1.15%) Informatica
19 294 (1.12%) Juniper
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