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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 12270 13133 12067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.32% 30.25% 27.31%
As % of the General category 54.20% 55.97% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10333 10563 9911
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
22639 23466 23421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.09% 54.05% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18771 18755 19518
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 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 3407 £57,500 - 778
Docklands, London 0 97 £66,250 +12.28% 4
Bromley +2 55 £57,500 +17.94% 17
Croydon -3 43 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Canary Wharf -2 37 £70,000 -12.50%
Kingston Upon Thames +11 31 £42,500 -19.04% 14
Surbiton +15 25 £25,000 -53.48% 2
Wimbledon +14 18 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Wembley 0 16 £48,000 +12.94%
Uxbridge -3 16 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Paddington 0 15 £52,500 -41.66%
Beckenham 0 14 £36,500 +5.03% 1
Hammersmith +5 12 £62,500 +108.33% 2
Westminster +18 11 £84,500 -
Brentford -13 8 £80,000 +80.79% 6
Chiswick -1 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Romford -3 7 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Edgware - 5 £48,000 -
Twickenham - 5 £60,000 -
Hounslow +6 4 £47,500 -22.44%
Enfield +3 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Harrow +2 4 £26,500 -51.81% 1
Hillingdon - 4 £28,000 -
Mayfair -14 3 £40,000 -44.82%
Rainham - 3 £42,500 -
South Croydon - 2 £48,750 -
Morden - 2 £47,500 -
Southwark - 2 £28,000 -
Feltham -3 1 - -
Clapham -5 1 - -
West Drayton - 1 - -
Carshalton - 1 £25,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £41,750 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 6320 (25.01%) SQL
2 5739 (22.71%) Banking
3 5070 (20.06%) Agile Software Development
4 4394 (17.39%) Degree
5 3960 (15.67%) Java
6 3809 (15.07%) Windows
7 3742 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 3690 (14.60%) Oracle
9 3660 (14.48%) SQL Server
10 3462 (13.70%) C#
11 3058 (12.10%) .NET
12 3035 (12.01%) Project Management
13 2771 (10.97%) Linux
14 2573 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
15 2493 (9.87%) UNIX
16 2328 (9.21%) MS Excel
17 2242 (8.87%) JavaScript
18 2049 (8.11%) HTML
19 2037 (8.06%) ITIL
20 2022 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
21 1812 (7.17%) Computer Science
22 1803 (7.14%) Investment Banking
23 1795 (7.10%) Scrum
24 1794 (7.10%) C++
25 1773 (7.02%) OO
26 1753 (6.94%) Retail
27 1588 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
28 1550 (6.13%) TDD
29 1506 (5.96%) Active Directory
30 1483 (5.87%) Front Office

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 889 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 731 (2.89%) MS Exchange
3 438 (1.73%) SAS
4 418 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 381 (1.51%) WebSphere
6 358 (1.42%) IIS
7 349 (1.38%) Apache
8 343 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 293 (1.16%) WebLogic
10 257 (1.02%) CMS
11 253 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 232 (0.92%) JBoss
12 232 (0.92%) Node.js
13 200 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
14 189 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
15 157 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
16 132 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
17 128 (0.51%) Lync
18 126 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
18 126 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2328 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 1288 (5.10%) MS Office
3 401 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 323 (1.28%) MS Project
5 260 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 130 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 117 (0.46%) SPSS
8 114 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
9 70 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 54 (0.21%) PowerPivot
11 33 (0.13%) InfoPath
12 25 (0.099%) CPLEX
13 18 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 14 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
15 10 (0.040%) InDesign
15 10 (0.040%) Adobe After Effects
16 9 (0.036%) Adobe Captivate
17 7 (0.028%) Stata
18 6 (0.024%) Mathematica
18 6 (0.024%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 524 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
2 454 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 335 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
4 321 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 300 (1.19%) Oracle Payables
6 298 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 260 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
8 248 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
9 240 (0.95%) SAP FI
10 233 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
10 233 (0.92%) SAP CO
11 130 (0.51%) SAP MM
12 122 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 121 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
14 117 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
15 112 (0.44%) HFM
16 105 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
17 100 (0.40%) SAP PP
18 91 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
19 83 (0.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 309 (1.22%) SaaS
2 227 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 139 (0.55%) Office 365
4 115 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 90 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
6 60 (0.24%) IaaS
7 59 (0.23%) PaaS
8 51 (0.20%) GitHub
9 37 (0.15%) Force.com
10 16 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.047%) Google Cloud Platform
12 11 (0.044%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.036%) Yammer
14 7 (0.028%) Heroku
15 5 (0.020%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.020%) SuccessFactors
15 5 (0.020%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.020%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.020%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.020%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 869 (3.44%) Firewall
2 660 (2.61%) SAN
3 614 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 574 (2.27%) WAN
5 564 (2.23%) LAN
6 528 (2.09%) DNS
7 522 (2.07%) Internet
8 488 (1.93%) VPN
9 348 (1.38%) Network Security
10 303 (1.20%) DHCP
11 290 (1.15%) Wireless
12 283 (1.12%) VoIP
13 265 (1.05%) BGP
14 262 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
15 227 (0.90%) MPLS
16 205 (0.81%) EIGRP
17 199 (0.79%) OSPF
18 197 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
19 195 (0.77%) HTTP
20 187 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3660 (14.48%) SQL Server
2 1237 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
3 979 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 887 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 848 (3.36%) Relational Database
6 756 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 708 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 614 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 606 (2.40%) MySQL
10 603 (2.39%) Big Data
11 453 (1.79%) RDBMS
12 449 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 401 (1.59%) Hadoop
14 346 (1.37%) NoSQL
15 337 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 327 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
17 326 (1.29%) QlikView
18 318 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
19 316 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
20 308 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 491 (1.94%) JIRA
1 491 (1.94%) Subversion
2 461 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 457 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 386 (1.53%) Selenium
5 344 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 330 (1.31%) Maven
7 323 (1.28%) Jenkins
8 255 (1.01%) NUnit
9 197 (0.78%) JUnit
10 185 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
11 182 (0.72%) Cucumber
12 176 (0.70%) TeamCity
13 172 (0.68%) WebDriver
14 157 (0.62%) Eclipse
15 146 (0.58%) Moq
16 138 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
17 110 (0.44%) Ant
18 98 (0.39%) Hudson
19 96 (0.38%) FitNesse
General
1 5739 (22.71%) Banking
2 1803 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1753 (6.94%) Retail
4 1483 (5.87%) Front Office
5 1355 (5.36%) Financial Institution
6 1220 (4.83%) Telecoms
7 1193 (4.72%) Marketing
8 888 (3.51%) Legal
9 630 (2.49%) Back Office
10 515 (2.04%) Law
11 455 (1.80%) Manufacturing
12 439 (1.74%) Advertising
13 354 (1.40%) Games
14 248 (0.98%) Retail Banking
15 188 (0.74%) Aerospace
16 186 (0.74%) Publishing
17 173 (0.68%) Billing
18 129 (0.51%) French Language
19 126 (0.50%) General Ledger
20 116 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6362 (25.18%) Developer
2 4803 (19.01%) Analyst
3 2172 (8.60%) Consultant
4 1654 (6.55%) Project Manager
5 1585 (6.27%) Architect
6 1582 (6.26%) Business Analyst
7 1269 (5.02%) Support Analyst
8 1189 (4.71%) Java Developer
9 1185 (4.69%) C# Developer
10 956 (3.78%) Senior Developer
11 873 (3.45%) Applications Support
12 812 (3.21%) .NET Developer
13 635 (2.51%) C++ Developer
14 587 (2.32%) Solutions Architect
15 585 (2.32%) C# .NET Developer
16 572 (2.26%) Junior
17 542 (2.14%) Administrator
18 481 (1.90%) Team Leader
19 467 (1.85%) Applications Support Analyst
20 460 (1.82%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3058 (12.10%) .NET
2 2049 (8.11%) HTML
3 1345 (5.32%) ASP.NET
4 1324 (5.24%) CSS
5 1056 (4.18%) XML
6 1048 (4.15%) Web Services
7 928 (3.67%) HTML5
8 913 (3.61%) jQuery
9 906 (3.59%) WCF
10 876 (3.47%) Spring
11 755 (2.99%) WPF
12 676 (2.68%) .NET Framework
13 673 (2.66%) Middleware
14 672 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
15 541 (2.14%) AngularJS
16 533 (2.11%) FIX Protocol
17 461 (1.82%) J2EE
18 448 (1.77%) Ajax
19 409 (1.62%) Hibernate
20 362 (1.43%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2573 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1812 (7.17%) Computer Science
3 1149 (4.55%) Hedge funds
4 1061 (4.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 991 (3.92%) Derivative
6 838 (3.32%) Management Information System
7 744 (2.94%) Mathematics
8 713 (2.82%) Fixed Income
9 695 (2.75%) Equities
10 577 (2.28%) User Experience
11 484 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
12 464 (1.84%) Blackberry
13 446 (1.77%) Algorithms
14 437 (1.73%) Data Structures
15 436 (1.73%) Open Source
16 409 (1.62%) Visualisation
17 378 (1.50%) Mobile App
18 326 (1.29%) Credit Risk
19 312 (1.23%) Clustering
20 298 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3809 (15.07%) Windows
2 2771 (10.97%) Linux
3 2493 (9.87%) UNIX
4 768 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 701 (2.77%) Windows 7
6 490 (1.94%) Solaris
7 434 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 401 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 366 (1.45%) Windows XP
10 353 (1.40%) Apple iOS
11 352 (1.39%) Android
12 347 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 197 (0.78%) Windows 8
14 91 (0.36%) AIX
15 87 (0.34%) Ubuntu
16 75 (0.30%) Mac OS X
17 72 (0.28%) CentOS
18 45 (0.18%) Windows 2000
19 37 (0.15%) Debian
20 28 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5070 (20.06%) Agile Software Development
2 3035 (12.01%) Project Management
3 2037 (8.06%) ITIL
4 2022 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1795 (7.10%) Scrum
6 1773 (7.02%) OO
7 1588 (6.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 1550 (6.13%) TDD
9 1432 (5.67%) Analytics
10 1325 (5.24%) MVC
11 1220 (4.83%) PRINCE2
12 1181 (4.67%) Business Analysis
13 1163 (4.60%) Software Engineering
14 1125 (4.45%) Multithreading
15 1019 (4.03%) Risk Management
16 1005 (3.98%) CRM
17 999 (3.95%) Change Management
18 921 (3.64%) Mentoring
19 909 (3.60%) ETL
20 888 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6320 (25.01%) SQL
2 3960 (15.67%) Java
3 3462 (13.70%) C#
4 2242 (8.87%) JavaScript
5 1794 (7.10%) C++
6 1274 (5.04%) Python
7 874 (3.46%) Perl
8 790 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 676 (2.68%) C
10 623 (2.47%) VBA
11 598 (2.37%) PHP
12 552 (2.18%) PL/SQL
13 461 (1.82%) PowerShell
14 422 (1.67%) Shell Script
15 421 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 332 (1.31%) Ruby
17 263 (1.04%) VB
18 230 (0.91%) VB.NET
19 199 (0.79%) Scala
20 191 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 4394 (17.39%) Degree
2 593 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
3 536 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 515 (2.04%) ISEB
5 435 (1.72%) PMI Certification
6 384 (1.52%) VCP4
7 351 (1.39%) CCNP
8 325 (1.29%) MCSE
9 307 (1.21%) PMP
10 297 (1.18%) CCNA
10 297 (1.18%) CISSP
11 291 (1.15%) Security Cleared
12 247 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
13 232 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 219 (0.87%) ACCA
15 202 (0.80%) CIMA
16 171 (0.68%) PhD
17 167 (0.66%) MCP
18 165 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 162 (0.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1476 (5.84%) QA
2 616 (2.44%) SLA
3 232 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 180 (0.71%) COBIT
5 141 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 136 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 116 (0.46%) EMIR
8 98 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
9 94 (0.37%) Solvency II
10 85 (0.34%) Data Quality
11 70 (0.28%) Basel III
12 65 (0.26%) ISO 9001
13 64 (0.25%) MiFID
14 49 (0.19%) FATCA
15 46 (0.18%) Basel II
16 32 (0.13%) CRD IV
17 26 (0.10%) GAAP
17 26 (0.10%) FINREP
18 23 (0.091%) PMBOK
19 22 (0.087%) COREP
System Software
1 1506 (5.96%) Active Directory
2 848 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 260 (1.03%) vSphere
4 257 (1.02%) XenApp
5 205 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 184 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 102 (0.40%) NFS
8 101 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
9 97 (0.38%) VMware ESX
10 89 (0.35%) XenDesktop
11 70 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
12 69 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
13 62 (0.25%) Xen
14 43 (0.17%) SRDF
15 39 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
16 34 (0.13%) HDFS
17 32 (0.13%) KVM
18 28 (0.11%) vCloud
19 27 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
19 27 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 271 (1.07%) Puppet
2 242 (0.96%) SCCM
3 162 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
4 158 (0.63%) Nagios
5 130 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
6 129 (0.51%) SCOM
7 109 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 90 (0.36%) OpenView
9 78 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
10 69 (0.27%) Tivoli
11 67 (0.27%) Control-M
12 62 (0.25%) NetBackup
13 57 (0.23%) Backup Exec
14 49 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
15 39 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
16 37 (0.15%) HP SIM
16 37 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 31 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
18 30 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
18 30 (0.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3742 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3690 (14.60%) Oracle
3 1287 (5.09%) VMware
4 1219 (4.82%) Cisco
5 1162 (4.60%) SAP
6 845 (3.34%) Citrix
7 715 (2.83%) HP
8 604 (2.39%) IBM
9 467 (1.85%) Sybase
10 434 (1.72%) Red Hat
11 384 (1.52%) Business Objects
12 375 (1.48%) Cognos
13 339 (1.34%) Bloomberg
14 333 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
15 320 (1.27%) Juniper
16 308 (1.22%) CheckPoint
17 286 (1.13%) TIBCO
18 274 (1.08%) EMC
19 273 (1.08%) NetApp
20 258 (1.02%) Hyperion
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