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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13024 13800 12480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.39% 28.63% 28.13%
As % of the General category 53.84% 53.35% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11009 11450 10087
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
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
24189 25866 23721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.58% 53.67% 53.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19982 21031 19364
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 £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 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 30 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 3708 £60,000 +4.34% 677
Docklands, London 0 73 £65,000 - 2
Croydon 0 64 £44,500 -15.23% 11
Canary Wharf 0 61 £62,500 -10.71%
Kingston Upon Thames +11 48 £52,500 -4.54% 9
Wimbledon +2 40 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Uxbridge 0 38 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Teddington - 23 £50,000 -
Ealing -5 22 £47,000 +17.50%
Twickenham -1 21 £50,000 +33.33%
Dagenham +6 17 £60,000 +33.33%
Bromley -5 15 £29,500 -41.00% 1
Harrow +14 12 £57,000 -21.37%
Hammersmith +11 11 £55,000 +33.33%
Wembley +6 10 £48,000 +43.28%
Beckenham -1 10 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Hillingdon - 9 - -
Mayfair -4 8 £92,500 +68.18%
Chiswick -9 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Hounslow +18 7 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Feltham - 7 £90,000 -
Brentford +9 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Clapham +6 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Surbiton -8 4 £32,000 -33.67%
Chessington +6 2 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Hackney +5 2 £33,027 -33.94%
Romford +3 2 £73,750 +90.32%
Barnet - 2 £45,000 - 1
Isleworth - 2 £57,500 - 1
Sidcup +5 1 £43,250 -19.06%
Southwark -3 1 £28,500 -32.94%
Paddington -4 1 - -
Morden - 1 £72,500 -
New Malden - 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £65,000 -
Westminster - 1 £50,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £85,000 - 2
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 6651 (25.28%) SQL
2 6258 (23.79%) Banking
3 5956 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
4 4900 (18.62%) Degree
5 4568 (17.36%) Java
6 3942 (14.98%) SQL Server
7 3851 (14.64%) Windows
8 3787 (14.39%) C#
9 3764 (14.31%) Oracle
10 3458 (13.14%) Microsoft
11 3346 (12.72%) .NET
12 3276 (12.45%) Project Management
13 3094 (11.76%) Linux
14 2976 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
15 2516 (9.56%) JavaScript
16 2320 (8.82%) UNIX
17 2231 (8.48%) Computer Science
18 2217 (8.43%) MS Excel
19 2190 (8.32%) HTML
20 2135 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
21 2015 (7.66%) Retail
22 1944 (7.39%) ITIL
23 1902 (7.23%) Scrum
24 1834 (6.97%) Analytics
25 1732 (6.58%) C++
26 1723 (6.55%) TDD
27 1705 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
28 1669 (6.34%) Investment Banking
29 1664 (6.32%) OO
30 1646 (6.26%) QA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 866 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 588 (2.23%) MS Exchange
3 549 (2.09%) Apache
4 533 (2.03%) IIS
5 450 (1.71%) WebSphere
6 448 (1.70%) Tomcat
7 394 (1.50%) SAS
8 291 (1.11%) CMS
8 291 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 239 (0.91%) WebLogic
10 210 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
11 209 (0.79%) JBoss
12 180 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
13 176 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 164 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
15 156 (0.59%) Node.js
16 135 (0.51%) Lync
17 132 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
18 129 (0.49%) Confluence
19 120 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2217 (8.43%) MS Excel
2 1142 (4.34%) MS Office
3 374 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 326 (1.24%) MS Project
5 300 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 147 (0.56%) Photoshop
7 99 (0.38%) SPSS
8 92 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 70 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
10 38 (0.14%) PowerPivot
11 33 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 29 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 22 (0.084%) OmniGraffle
14 18 (0.068%) Mathematica
15 17 (0.065%) CPLEX
16 14 (0.053%) InDesign
17 11 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
18 9 (0.034%) S-PLUS
19 7 (0.027%) Stata
19 7 (0.027%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 546 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 395 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 308 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
4 243 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
5 206 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
6 190 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
7 187 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
8 186 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 178 (0.68%) SAP FI
10 176 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
11 169 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
11 169 (0.64%) SAP CO
12 136 (0.52%) SAP MM
13 126 (0.48%) HFM
14 120 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
15 119 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
16 113 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
17 110 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
18 107 (0.41%) Markit EDM
19 106 (0.40%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 383 (1.46%) SaaS
2 333 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 238 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 126 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
5 115 (0.44%) Office 365
6 98 (0.37%) PaaS
7 73 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 73 (0.28%) IaaS
8 68 (0.26%) GitHub
9 61 (0.23%) Force.com
10 29 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 26 (0.099%) Adobe Analytics
12 21 (0.080%) Amazon EMR
13 20 (0.076%) SuccessFactors
14 18 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
15 16 (0.061%) Amazon S3
16 15 (0.057%) Yammer
17 14 (0.053%) Taleo
18 11 (0.042%) Google Compute Engine
18 11 (0.042%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 828 (3.15%) Firewall
2 626 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 571 (2.17%) WAN
4 559 (2.12%) SAN
5 551 (2.09%) LAN
6 507 (1.93%) Internet
7 449 (1.71%) DNS
8 321 (1.22%) VPN
9 315 (1.20%) Network Security
10 267 (1.01%) VoIP
11 239 (0.91%) HTTP
12 237 (0.90%) DHCP
13 233 (0.89%) Multicast
14 227 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
15 218 (0.83%) BGP
16 210 (0.80%) NAS
17 180 (0.68%) OSPF
18 176 (0.67%) SSL
19 172 (0.65%) Wireless
20 152 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3942 (14.98%) SQL Server
2 1253 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1012 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 885 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 882 (3.35%) Relational Database
6 844 (3.21%) Big Data
7 806 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 791 (3.01%) Oracle Database
9 606 (2.30%) MySQL
10 586 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 577 (2.19%) Hadoop
12 488 (1.85%) NoSQL
13 483 (1.84%) RDBMS
14 423 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
15 401 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
16 361 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
17 341 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
18 305 (1.16%) DB2
19 293 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
20 286 (1.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 711 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 684 (2.60%) JIRA
3 569 (2.16%) Selenium
4 559 (2.12%) Subversion
5 416 (1.58%) Visual Studio
6 409 (1.55%) Jenkins
7 404 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 332 (1.26%) Maven
9 307 (1.17%) NUnit
10 277 (1.05%) TeamCity
11 261 (0.99%) JUnit
12 255 (0.97%) Cucumber
13 241 (0.92%) WebDriver
14 203 (0.77%) Moq
15 178 (0.68%) Eclipse
16 165 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
17 164 (0.62%) FitNesse
18 128 (0.49%) SpecFlow
19 127 (0.48%) JMeter
20 125 (0.48%) MSTest
General
1 6258 (23.79%) Banking
2 2015 (7.66%) Retail
3 1669 (6.34%) Investment Banking
4 1601 (6.09%) Front Office
5 1399 (5.32%) Telecoms
6 1322 (5.02%) Financial Institution
7 1163 (4.42%) Marketing
8 999 (3.80%) Legal
9 970 (3.69%) Back Office
10 609 (2.31%) Law
11 471 (1.79%) Manufacturing
12 386 (1.47%) Games
13 380 (1.44%) Retail Banking
14 368 (1.40%) Advertising
15 207 (0.79%) Publishing
16 191 (0.73%) General Ledger
17 161 (0.61%) Electronics
18 150 (0.57%) Billing
18 150 (0.57%) French Language
19 121 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6865 (26.09%) Developer
2 5261 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2242 (8.52%) Consultant
4 1925 (7.32%) Business Analyst
5 1570 (5.97%) Project Manager
6 1562 (5.94%) Architect
7 1312 (4.99%) Java Developer
8 1200 (4.56%) C# Developer
9 1122 (4.26%) Support Analyst
10 1073 (4.08%) Senior Developer
11 981 (3.73%) .NET Developer
12 888 (3.38%) Applications Support
13 699 (2.66%) Junior
14 585 (2.22%) C++ Developer
15 558 (2.12%) Solutions Architect
16 555 (2.11%) Administrator
17 550 (2.09%) C# .NET Developer
18 481 (1.83%) Senior Analyst
19 475 (1.81%) Senior Manager
20 473 (1.80%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3346 (12.72%) .NET
2 2190 (8.32%) HTML
3 1521 (5.78%) CSS
4 1350 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 1208 (4.59%) XML
6 1099 (4.18%) Web Services
7 960 (3.65%) jQuery
8 911 (3.46%) Spring
9 892 (3.39%) HTML5
10 858 (3.26%) WCF
11 751 (2.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 722 (2.74%) Middleware
13 696 (2.65%) WPF
14 692 (2.63%) .NET Framework
15 685 (2.60%) AngularJS
16 557 (2.12%) FIX Protocol
17 553 (2.10%) REST
18 438 (1.66%) J2EE
19 416 (1.58%) Ajax
20 403 (1.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2976 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
2 2231 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 1175 (4.47%) Derivative
4 1138 (4.33%) Hedge funds
5 1034 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1019 (3.87%) Management Information System
7 928 (3.53%) Mathematics
8 876 (3.33%) Equities
9 847 (3.22%) Data Centre
10 718 (2.73%) Fixed Income
11 654 (2.49%) User Experience
12 515 (1.96%) Algorithms
13 473 (1.80%) Data Structures
14 387 (1.47%) Blackberry
15 376 (1.43%) Data Integration
16 368 (1.40%) Mobile App
17 347 (1.32%) Visualisation
18 345 (1.31%) Client/Server
19 339 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
20 319 (1.21%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3851 (14.64%) Windows
2 3094 (11.76%) Linux
3 2320 (8.82%) UNIX
4 689 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 570 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 497 (1.89%) Solaris
7 447 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 446 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 404 (1.54%) Android
10 376 (1.43%) Apple iOS
11 281 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 169 (0.64%) Windows XP
13 143 (0.54%) Windows 8
14 95 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 94 (0.36%) CentOS
16 93 (0.35%) AIX
17 61 (0.23%) Debian
18 53 (0.20%) Mac OS X
19 33 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
20 32 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5956 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3276 (12.45%) Project Management
3 2135 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1944 (7.39%) ITIL
5 1902 (7.23%) Scrum
6 1834 (6.97%) Analytics
7 1723 (6.55%) TDD
8 1705 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 1664 (6.32%) OO
10 1564 (5.94%) SDLC
11 1414 (5.37%) MVC
12 1397 (5.31%) Business Analysis
13 1277 (4.85%) PRINCE2
14 1253 (4.76%) Software Engineering
15 1214 (4.61%) Risk Management
16 1143 (4.34%) Multithreading
17 1022 (3.88%) Change Management
18 1013 (3.85%) Asset Management
19 1012 (3.85%) CRM
20 993 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6651 (25.28%) SQL
2 4568 (17.36%) Java
3 3787 (14.39%) C#
4 2516 (9.56%) JavaScript
5 1732 (6.58%) C++
6 1628 (6.19%) Python
7 836 (3.18%) T-SQL
8 793 (3.01%) Perl
9 721 (2.74%) C
10 636 (2.42%) PL/SQL
11 618 (2.35%) PHP
12 518 (1.97%) PowerShell
13 499 (1.90%) VBA
14 465 (1.77%) Bash Shell
15 453 (1.72%) Shell Script
16 452 (1.72%) Ruby
17 338 (1.28%) Scala
18 313 (1.19%) VB
19 273 (1.04%) R
20 271 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4900 (18.62%) Degree
2 581 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
3 532 (2.02%) PMI Certification
4 468 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 433 (1.65%) CISSP
6 428 (1.63%) ISEB
7 353 (1.34%) PMP
8 332 (1.26%) CCNP
9 318 (1.21%) CCNA
10 276 (1.05%) Security Cleared
11 262 (1.00%) MCSE
12 244 (0.93%) CISM
13 226 (0.86%) ACCA
14 224 (0.85%) PhD
15 222 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
16 195 (0.74%) CIMA
17 183 (0.70%) CISA
17 183 (0.70%) ISTQB
18 177 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 128 (0.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1646 (6.26%) QA
2 526 (2.00%) SLA
3 293 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 190 (0.72%) EMIR
5 184 (0.70%) COBIT
6 168 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 151 (0.57%) Data Quality
8 146 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 141 (0.54%) MiFID
10 130 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
11 127 (0.48%) Solvency II
12 95 (0.36%) CRD IV
13 66 (0.25%) ISO 9001
14 47 (0.18%) Basel III
15 44 (0.17%) FATCA
16 41 (0.16%) Basel II
17 33 (0.13%) COREP
18 25 (0.095%) FINREP
19 20 (0.076%) PMBOK
20 11 (0.042%) P3O
System Software
1 1363 (5.18%) Active Directory
2 765 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 209 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
4 205 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 192 (0.73%) vSphere
6 180 (0.68%) XenApp
7 148 (0.56%) NFS
8 112 (0.43%) SRDF
9 99 (0.38%) VMware ESX
10 92 (0.35%) Xen
11 78 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
12 74 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 69 (0.26%) KVM
14 66 (0.25%) XenDesktop
15 45 (0.17%) VMware Server
15 45 (0.17%) Varnish
16 40 (0.15%) XenServer
16 40 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
17 32 (0.12%) Squid
18 30 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 367 (1.39%) Puppet
2 276 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 269 (1.02%) SCCM
4 194 (0.74%) Nagios
5 132 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
6 118 (0.45%) Data Guard
7 100 (0.38%) SCOM
8 76 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
9 69 (0.26%) WSUS
10 64 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
11 62 (0.24%) Control-M
12 61 (0.23%) OpenView
13 60 (0.23%) Tivoli
14 53 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
15 52 (0.20%) Ansible
16 42 (0.16%) CFEngine
17 36 (0.14%) Backup Exec
18 35 (0.13%) Salt
19 29 (0.11%) AirWatch
20 26 (0.099%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3764 (14.31%) Oracle
2 3458 (13.14%) Microsoft
3 1261 (4.79%) SAP
4 1185 (4.50%) Cisco
5 1155 (4.39%) VMware
6 683 (2.60%) IBM
7 675 (2.57%) Citrix
8 580 (2.20%) Red Hat
9 535 (2.03%) HP
10 470 (1.79%) Sybase
11 390 (1.48%) Bloomberg
12 335 (1.27%) Informatica
12 335 (1.27%) Tableau
13 332 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
14 323 (1.23%) Cognos
15 305 (1.16%) CheckPoint
16 302 (1.15%) TIBCO
17 301 (1.14%) Juniper
18 296 (1.13%) Reuters
19 281 (1.07%) NetApp
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