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 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 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13244 12603 14638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.13% 28.57% 28.96%
As % of the General category 52.39% 52.66% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10947 10265 12505
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £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
25282 23931 27688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.70% 54.25% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20396 19626 23893
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 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
City of London 0 4044 £57,500 - 791
Canary Wharf 0 113 £60,750 -24.06%
Docklands, London 0 89 £62,500 +6.38% 1
Bromley 0 69 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Croydon -3 61 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Kingston Upon Thames -7 30 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Uxbridge -6 27 £60,000 - 3
Paddington -1 22 £90,000 +89.47%
Wimbledon +3 21 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Chiswick 0 19 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Southwark - 9 £42,500 -
Wembley 0 7 £33,000 +3.12%
Dagenham - 7 £45,000 -
Clapham - 6 £45,000 -
Enfield +6 5 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Surbiton -11 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hounslow -21 5 £50,000 -13.04% 9
Romford -1 4 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Westminster -4 4 £45,500 -39.33% 1
Harrow -11 4 £72,500 - 9
Hammersmith +1 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Thornton Heath - 3 £27,500 -
Greenford - 3 - -
Sidcup - 3 £51,875 -
Ealing +2 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Feltham +1 2 £60,000 +44.57%
Mayfair 0 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Teddington -7 2 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Brentford -11 2 £63,750 +15.90%
Chessington - 2 £38,750 -
Mitcham - 2 £40,000 -
Hayes - 2 £50,000 - 1
Upminster - 2 £65,000 -
Northwood - 2 £38,500 -
Beckenham -3 1 £32,500 - 2
New Malden -7 1 £51,250 +29.74% 1
Hackney - 1 £50,000 - 1
West Drayton - 1 £50,000 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6741 (24.74%) SQL
2 6229 (22.86%) Banking
3 5268 (19.33%) Degree
4 4611 (16.92%) Java
5 4464 (16.38%) SQL Server
6 4174 (15.32%) C#
7 3777 (13.86%) Oracle
8 3708 (13.61%) .NET
9 3689 (13.54%) Microsoft
10 3671 (13.47%) Windows
11 3571 (13.10%) Project Management
12 2712 (9.95%) Linux
13 2688 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
14 2572 (9.44%) MS Excel
15 2438 (8.95%) UNIX
16 2421 (8.88%) OO
17 2304 (8.45%) JavaScript
18 2240 (8.22%) Computer Science
19 2208 (8.10%) HTML
20 2096 (7.69%) Investment Banking
21 2061 (7.56%) C++
22 1958 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
23 1936 (7.10%) ITIL
24 1873 (6.87%) Retail
25 1867 (6.85%) Scrum
26 1817 (6.67%) TDD
27 1711 (6.28%) QA
28 1677 (6.15%) ASP.NET
29 1667 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
30 1635 (6.00%) Front Office

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 971 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 676 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 454 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 451 (1.65%) SAS
5 394 (1.45%) Apache
5 394 (1.45%) IIS
6 355 (1.30%) WebSphere
7 352 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 346 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 327 (1.20%) CMS
10 234 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 223 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
12 197 (0.72%) Node.js
13 180 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 171 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
15 148 (0.54%) Lync
16 146 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
17 133 (0.49%) Confluence
18 117 (0.43%) Drupal
19 92 (0.34%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2572 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 1294 (4.75%) MS Office
3 419 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 364 (1.34%) MS Project
5 269 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 181 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 158 (0.58%) SPSS
8 129 (0.47%) Photoshop
9 77 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 28 (0.10%) S-PLUS
11 27 (0.099%) CPLEX
12 21 (0.077%) Adobe After Effects
13 20 (0.073%) Stata
14 19 (0.070%) InfoPath
15 13 (0.048%) PowerPivot
16 8 (0.029%) FastStats
17 7 (0.026%) LaTeX
17 7 (0.026%) Open Workbench
18 6 (0.022%) InDesign
19 5 (0.018%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 568 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 399 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 317 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 295 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
5 261 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
6 253 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
7 225 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
8 208 (0.76%) SAP FI
9 203 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
9 203 (0.74%) SAP CO
10 198 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
11 174 (0.64%) HFM
12 171 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
12 171 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
13 145 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
14 141 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
15 132 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
16 131 (0.48%) SAP BPC
17 129 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 120 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 333 (1.22%) SaaS
2 123 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 112 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 110 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 72 (0.26%) Office 365
6 50 (0.18%) PaaS
7 46 (0.17%) IaaS
8 40 (0.15%) GitHub
9 36 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 28 (0.10%) Force.com
11 16 (0.059%) Amazon S3
12 12 (0.044%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (0.044%) AWS Data Pipeline
13 11 (0.040%) Heroku
14 8 (0.029%) MailChimp
15 6 (0.022%) SuccessFactors
15 6 (0.022%) Taleo
16 5 (0.018%) Joyent
17 3 (0.011%) Trello
18 1 (0.004%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 816 (2.99%) Firewall
2 653 (2.40%) TCP/IP
3 614 (2.25%) SAN
4 569 (2.09%) Internet
5 496 (1.82%) DNS
6 483 (1.77%) LAN
7 469 (1.72%) WAN
8 304 (1.12%) DHCP
9 295 (1.08%) VPN
10 264 (0.97%) HTTP
11 251 (0.92%) Intranet
12 187 (0.69%) Network Security
13 186 (0.68%) BGP
14 151 (0.55%) VoIP
15 150 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
16 140 (0.51%) Wireless
17 135 (0.50%) LDAP
18 128 (0.47%) OSPF
19 124 (0.46%) EIGRP
20 121 (0.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4464 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 1160 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1146 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 1142 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1056 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 935 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 851 (3.12%) Oracle Database
8 697 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 637 (2.34%) Big Data
10 570 (2.09%) MySQL
11 540 (1.98%) RDBMS
12 472 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 409 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 383 (1.41%) QlikView
15 379 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
16 342 (1.25%) Hadoop
17 325 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
18 282 (1.03%) Data Mining
19 267 (0.98%) Essbase
20 257 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 647 (2.37%) Subversion
2 588 (2.16%) Selenium
3 587 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 567 (2.08%) JIRA
5 469 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 406 (1.49%) JUnit
7 403 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 390 (1.43%) Jenkins
9 369 (1.35%) Maven
10 258 (0.95%) NUnit
11 234 (0.86%) Cucumber
12 211 (0.77%) WebDriver
13 208 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
14 203 (0.74%) Eclipse
15 176 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
16 170 (0.62%) Moq
17 166 (0.61%) Hudson
18 155 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
19 150 (0.55%) TeamCity
20 143 (0.52%) FitNesse
General
1 6229 (22.86%) Banking
2 2096 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1873 (6.87%) Retail
4 1635 (6.00%) Front Office
5 1426 (5.23%) Telecoms
6 1406 (5.16%) Financial Institution
7 1303 (4.78%) Marketing
8 925 (3.39%) Legal
9 833 (3.06%) Back Office
10 606 (2.22%) Law
11 554 (2.03%) Advertising
12 463 (1.70%) Manufacturing
13 418 (1.53%) Games
14 363 (1.33%) Publishing
15 307 (1.13%) Retail Banking
16 253 (0.93%) Billing
17 180 (0.66%) General Ledger
18 143 (0.52%) French Language
19 108 (0.40%) German Language
20 107 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7533 (27.64%) Developer
2 5499 (20.18%) Analyst
3 2288 (8.40%) Consultant
4 1939 (7.12%) Business Analyst
5 1799 (6.60%) Project Manager
6 1632 (5.99%) Java Developer
7 1329 (4.88%) C# Developer
8 1319 (4.84%) Architect
9 1125 (4.13%) Support Analyst
10 1111 (4.08%) Senior Developer
11 1000 (3.67%) .NET Developer
12 796 (2.92%) Applications Support
13 687 (2.52%) C++ Developer
14 661 (2.43%) Junior
15 606 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
16 541 (1.99%) Team Leader
17 534 (1.96%) DBA
18 526 (1.93%) Senior Manager
19 524 (1.92%) Administrator
20 471 (1.73%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3708 (13.61%) .NET
2 2208 (8.10%) HTML
3 1677 (6.15%) ASP.NET
4 1579 (5.79%) CSS
5 1409 (5.17%) XML
6 1070 (3.93%) Web Services
7 1029 (3.78%) jQuery
8 968 (3.55%) WPF
8 968 (3.55%) HTML5
9 956 (3.51%) WCF
10 908 (3.33%) .NET Framework
11 889 (3.26%) Spring
12 825 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 706 (2.59%) J2EE
14 612 (2.25%) Middleware
15 541 (1.99%) Ajax
16 487 (1.79%) Hibernate
17 465 (1.71%) CSS3
18 435 (1.60%) WinForms
19 347 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2240 (8.22%) Computer Science
2 1218 (4.47%) Derivative
3 1199 (4.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1187 (4.36%) Hedge funds
5 991 (3.64%) Equities
6 960 (3.52%) Mathematics
7 907 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 871 (3.20%) Fixed Income
9 484 (1.78%) Open Source
10 457 (1.68%) Blackberry
11 455 (1.67%) Credit Risk
12 444 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
13 371 (1.36%) Visualisation
14 366 (1.34%) Statistics
15 356 (1.31%) Mobile App
16 322 (1.18%) Market Risk
17 307 (1.13%) Client/Server
18 299 (1.10%) Clustering
19 288 (1.06%) Physics
20 245 (0.90%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3671 (13.47%) Windows
2 2712 (9.95%) Linux
3 2438 (8.95%) UNIX
4 822 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 666 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 558 (2.05%) Solaris
7 466 (1.71%) Android
8 420 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 400 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 387 (1.42%) Apple iOS
11 377 (1.38%) Windows XP
12 349 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 169 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 133 (0.49%) AIX
15 105 (0.39%) Ubuntu
16 97 (0.36%) CentOS
17 53 (0.19%) Windows Vista
18 44 (0.16%) Fedora
18 44 (0.16%) Mac OS X
19 41 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3571 (13.10%) Project Management
2 2688 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2421 (8.88%) OO
4 1958 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
5 1936 (7.10%) ITIL
6 1867 (6.85%) Scrum
7 1817 (6.67%) TDD
8 1667 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 1603 (5.88%) Analytics
10 1520 (5.58%) PRINCE2
11 1490 (5.47%) Business Analysis
12 1477 (5.42%) Multithreading
13 1465 (5.38%) Risk Management
14 1437 (5.27%) MVC
15 1404 (5.15%) Software Engineering
16 1121 (4.11%) Asset Management
17 1085 (3.98%) Change Management
18 995 (3.65%) ETL
19 973 (3.57%) E-Commerce
20 938 (3.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6741 (24.74%) SQL
2 4611 (16.92%) Java
3 4174 (15.32%) C#
4 2304 (8.45%) JavaScript
5 2061 (7.56%) C++
6 1421 (5.21%) Python
7 1026 (3.76%) Perl
8 1008 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 807 (2.96%) C
10 804 (2.95%) VBA
11 588 (2.16%) PL/SQL
12 562 (2.06%) PowerShell
13 554 (2.03%) PHP
14 480 (1.76%) VB
15 445 (1.63%) Ruby
16 408 (1.50%) Shell Script
17 402 (1.48%) Bash Shell
18 266 (0.98%) VB.NET
19 210 (0.77%) VBScript
20 202 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 5268 (19.33%) Degree
2 642 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 626 (2.30%) ISEB
4 458 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
5 440 (1.61%) PMI Certification
6 373 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 352 (1.29%) CISSP
8 272 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 253 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 253 (0.93%) ACCA
10 247 (0.91%) PMP
11 244 (0.90%) CCNP
12 236 (0.87%) CCNA
13 233 (0.85%) CISA
14 232 (0.85%) MCSE
15 222 (0.81%) SC Cleared
16 216 (0.79%) MCP
17 209 (0.77%) PhD
18 203 (0.74%) CIMA
19 178 (0.65%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1711 (6.28%) QA
2 512 (1.88%) SLA
3 236 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 184 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 137 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 122 (0.45%) COBIT
7 118 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 111 (0.41%) EMIR
9 106 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
10 104 (0.38%) Solvency II
11 89 (0.33%) ISO 9001
12 78 (0.29%) Basel III
13 59 (0.22%) COREP
14 52 (0.19%) Basel II
15 45 (0.17%) MiFID
16 44 (0.16%) CRD IV
17 31 (0.11%) FATCA
18 26 (0.095%) FINREP
19 25 (0.092%) GAAP
20 21 (0.077%) IAS 39
System Software
1 1464 (5.37%) Active Directory
2 763 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 237 (0.87%) XenApp
4 235 (0.86%) vSphere
5 178 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 156 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
7 137 (0.50%) Hyper-V
8 107 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
9 85 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 79 (0.29%) XenDesktop
11 65 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
12 49 (0.18%) XenServer
13 46 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
14 42 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 42 (0.15%) UAG
15 37 (0.14%) MetaFrame
16 35 (0.13%) NFS
17 30 (0.11%) Xen
18 20 (0.073%) vCloud
19 19 (0.070%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 261 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 247 (0.91%) SCCM
3 191 (0.70%) Puppet
4 157 (0.58%) Nagios
5 146 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 136 (0.50%) Data Guard
7 131 (0.48%) SCOM
8 85 (0.31%) OpenView
9 76 (0.28%) Tivoli
10 70 (0.26%) Control-M
10 70 (0.26%) Backup Exec
11 59 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
12 57 (0.21%) NetBackup
13 48 (0.18%) WSUS
14 42 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 35 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
16 30 (0.11%) Vagrant
17 27 (0.099%) ITRS Geneos
18 26 (0.095%) HP SIM
18 26 (0.095%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3777 (13.86%) Oracle
2 3689 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 1188 (4.36%) VMware
4 1163 (4.27%) SAP
5 921 (3.38%) Cisco
6 804 (2.95%) Citrix
7 730 (2.68%) HP
8 549 (2.01%) IBM
9 528 (1.94%) Bloomberg
10 514 (1.89%) Sybase
11 513 (1.88%) Red Hat
12 445 (1.63%) Cognos
13 420 (1.54%) Business Objects
14 352 (1.29%) Hyperion
15 332 (1.22%) Reuters
16 330 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
17 328 (1.20%) Google
18 300 (1.10%) JBoss
19 292 (1.07%) Juniper
20 260 (0.95%) TIBCO
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 35 minutes ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 38 minutes ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus/benefits
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London
Experis Ltd
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London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 54 minutes ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £100,000 per annum 30% bonus, other benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 58 minutes ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38000 - 45000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 38000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Bank of America
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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