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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 12772 12834 14374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 27.73% 28.83% 28.94%
As % of the General category 51.66% 53.04% 52.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10608 10502 12204
Average salary £57,500 £59,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.36% +3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
24722 24198 27240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.68% 54.35% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19922 19887 23363
Average salary £57,000 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% +2.67%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 3798 £57,500 - 753
Docklands, London 0 99 £65,000 -
Canary Wharf 0 88 £60,750 -28.52%
Bromley +1 66 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Croydon -9 52 £47,500 -5.00% 16
Kingston Upon Thames 0 33 £49,500 -10.00% 6
Paddington +1 28 £90,000 +63.63%
Uxbridge -5 27 £60,000 - 2
Wimbledon +2 16 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Chiswick 0 15 £50,000 -13.04%
Enfield +5 7 £32,500 -23.52%
Wembley +5 6 £33,000 +3.12% 1
Southwark -1 6 £48,750 +8.33%
Hackney - 6 £40,750 - 1
Dagenham - 6 £80,000 -
Hammersmith +1 5 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Romford -1 5 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Westminster -3 5 £46,000 -38.66% 1
Greenford - 5 - - 1
Harrow -12 4 £35,000 - 5
Hounslow -17 4 £50,000 -14.89% 6
Hayes - 4 £50,000 - 2
Sidcup 0 3 £50,938 +69.79%
Teddington -4 3 £62,500 +66.66% 2
Surbiton -9 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Feltham +5 2 £60,000 +44.57%
Beckenham -1 2 £36,250 +31.81% 1
Brentford -7 2 £63,750 +15.90% 2
Chessington - 2 £38,750 - 1
Northwood - 2 £38,500 -
Mitcham - 2 £40,000 -
Upminster - 2 £65,000 -
Clapham - 2 £45,000 -
Twickenham +5 1 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Mayfair -1 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Ealing -9 1 £45,000 -7.69% 1
New Malden -9 1 £51,250 +29.74%
West Drayton - 1 £50,000 - 1
Thornton Heath - 1 £27,500 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6727 (24.45%) SQL
2 6240 (22.68%) Banking
3 5551 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
4 5328 (19.36%) Degree
5 4596 (16.70%) Java
6 4425 (16.08%) SQL Server
7 4108 (14.93%) C#
8 3800 (13.81%) Oracle
9 3739 (13.59%) Microsoft
10 3730 (13.55%) Windows
11 3653 (13.27%) .NET
12 3577 (13.00%) Project Management
13 3002 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
14 2720 (9.88%) Linux
15 2584 (9.39%) MS Excel
16 2439 (8.86%) UNIX
17 2385 (8.67%) OO
18 2309 (8.39%) JavaScript
19 2201 (8.00%) Computer Science
20 2200 (7.99%) HTML
21 2070 (7.52%) C++
21 2070 (7.52%) Investment Banking
22 1965 (7.14%) ITIL
23 1964 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
24 1891 (6.87%) Retail
25 1858 (6.75%) Scrum
26 1801 (6.54%) TDD
27 1705 (6.20%) QA
28 1665 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
29 1653 (6.01%) ASP.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 953 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 693 (2.52%) MS Exchange
3 446 (1.62%) SAS
4 437 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 390 (1.42%) Apache
6 373 (1.36%) IIS
7 359 (1.30%) WebSphere
8 354 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 348 (1.26%) WebLogic
10 319 (1.16%) CMS
11 258 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 226 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 198 (0.72%) Node.js
14 178 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
15 174 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
16 149 (0.54%) Lync
17 148 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
18 133 (0.48%) Confluence
19 122 (0.44%) Drupal
20 101 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2584 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 1339 (4.87%) MS Office
3 418 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 370 (1.34%) MS Project
5 276 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 186 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 159 (0.58%) SPSS
8 123 (0.45%) Photoshop
9 75 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
10 30 (0.11%) CPLEX
11 29 (0.11%) S-PLUS
12 23 (0.084%) InfoPath
13 20 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
14 18 (0.065%) Stata
14 18 (0.065%) PowerPivot
15 7 (0.025%) LaTeX
15 7 (0.025%) Open Workbench
16 6 (0.022%) FastStats
16 6 (0.022%) InDesign
17 5 (0.018%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 580 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 420 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 315 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
4 309 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
5 266 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
6 257 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
7 230 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
8 213 (0.77%) SAP FI
9 209 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
9 209 (0.76%) SAP CO
10 202 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
11 184 (0.67%) HFM
12 176 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
13 165 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
14 138 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
15 137 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
16 131 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
16 131 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 130 (0.47%) SAP BPC
18 124 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 334 (1.21%) SaaS
2 131 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
3 115 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 108 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 80 (0.29%) Office 365
6 59 (0.21%) PaaS
7 48 (0.17%) IaaS
8 36 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 32 (0.12%) GitHub
10 27 (0.098%) Force.com
11 19 (0.069%) Amazon S3
12 14 (0.051%) Heroku
13 12 (0.044%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.036%) AWS Data Pipeline
15 8 (0.029%) MailChimp
16 7 (0.025%) SuccessFactors
17 6 (0.022%) Joyent
18 5 (0.018%) Taleo
19 3 (0.011%) Trello
19 3 (0.011%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 851 (3.09%) Firewall
2 659 (2.39%) TCP/IP
3 610 (2.22%) SAN
4 562 (2.04%) Internet
5 525 (1.91%) LAN
6 507 (1.84%) DNS
7 490 (1.78%) WAN
8 342 (1.24%) VPN
9 314 (1.14%) DHCP
10 260 (0.94%) HTTP
10 260 (0.94%) Intranet
11 212 (0.77%) Network Security
12 207 (0.75%) BGP
13 175 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
14 173 (0.63%) Wireless
15 155 (0.56%) OSPF
16 154 (0.56%) VoIP
17 138 (0.50%) EIGRP
18 134 (0.49%) LDAP
19 133 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4425 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 1178 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
3 1145 (4.16%) Relational Database
4 1140 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1031 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 902 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 846 (3.07%) Oracle Database
8 679 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 619 (2.25%) Big Data
10 608 (2.21%) MySQL
11 536 (1.95%) RDBMS
12 458 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
13 388 (1.41%) QlikView
14 379 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
15 370 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
16 329 (1.20%) Hadoop
17 323 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
18 282 (1.02%) Data Mining
19 278 (1.01%) Essbase
20 260 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 619 (2.25%) Subversion
2 568 (2.06%) JIRA
3 565 (2.05%) Visual Studio
4 561 (2.04%) Selenium
5 452 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 403 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 399 (1.45%) JUnit
8 384 (1.40%) Jenkins
9 369 (1.34%) Maven
10 253 (0.92%) NUnit
11 229 (0.83%) Cucumber
12 207 (0.75%) WebDriver
13 202 (0.73%) Eclipse
13 202 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
14 178 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
15 170 (0.62%) Moq
16 162 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
17 150 (0.55%) Hudson
18 149 (0.54%) FitNesse
19 142 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 6240 (22.68%) Banking
2 2070 (7.52%) Investment Banking
3 1891 (6.87%) Retail
4 1646 (5.98%) Front Office
5 1410 (5.12%) Financial Institution
6 1379 (5.01%) Telecoms
7 1322 (4.80%) Marketing
8 925 (3.36%) Legal
9 827 (3.01%) Back Office
10 587 (2.13%) Law
11 548 (1.99%) Advertising
12 476 (1.73%) Manufacturing
13 425 (1.54%) Games
14 348 (1.26%) Publishing
15 299 (1.09%) Retail Banking
16 255 (0.93%) Billing
17 172 (0.63%) General Ledger
18 155 (0.56%) French Language
19 110 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
20 109 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7556 (27.46%) Developer
2 5471 (19.88%) Analyst
3 2352 (8.55%) Consultant
4 1882 (6.84%) Business Analyst
5 1804 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 1641 (5.96%) Java Developer
7 1357 (4.93%) Architect
8 1307 (4.75%) C# Developer
9 1168 (4.24%) Support Analyst
10 1098 (3.99%) Senior Developer
11 981 (3.56%) .NET Developer
12 806 (2.93%) Applications Support
13 711 (2.58%) C++ Developer
14 672 (2.44%) Junior
15 604 (2.19%) C# .NET Developer
16 559 (2.03%) Team Leader
17 532 (1.93%) Administrator
18 525 (1.91%) Senior Manager
19 516 (1.88%) DBA
20 465 (1.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3653 (13.27%) .NET
2 2200 (7.99%) HTML
3 1653 (6.01%) ASP.NET
4 1594 (5.79%) CSS
5 1394 (5.07%) XML
6 1084 (3.94%) Web Services
7 1028 (3.74%) jQuery
8 933 (3.39%) WCF
9 928 (3.37%) WPF
9 928 (3.37%) HTML5
10 914 (3.32%) Spring
11 902 (3.28%) .NET Framework
12 812 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 710 (2.58%) J2EE
14 632 (2.30%) Middleware
15 523 (1.90%) Ajax
16 509 (1.85%) Hibernate
17 444 (1.61%) CSS3
18 420 (1.53%) WinForms
19 352 (1.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3002 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2201 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1221 (4.44%) Hedge funds
4 1206 (4.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1190 (4.32%) Derivative
6 965 (3.51%) Equities
7 944 (3.43%) Mathematics
8 911 (3.31%) Management Information System
9 886 (3.22%) Fixed Income
10 593 (2.15%) User Experience
11 498 (1.81%) Open Source
12 475 (1.73%) Blackberry
13 462 (1.68%) Credit Risk
14 458 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
15 407 (1.48%) Visualisation
16 361 (1.31%) Mobile App
17 357 (1.30%) Statistics
18 317 (1.15%) Market Risk
19 304 (1.10%) Client/Server
20 300 (1.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3730 (13.55%) Windows
2 2720 (9.88%) Linux
3 2439 (8.86%) UNIX
4 828 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 686 (2.49%) Windows 7
6 539 (1.96%) Solaris
7 465 (1.69%) Android
8 416 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 406 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 394 (1.43%) Windows XP
11 393 (1.43%) Apple iOS
12 375 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 170 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 147 (0.53%) AIX
15 113 (0.41%) Ubuntu
16 98 (0.36%) CentOS
17 56 (0.20%) Windows Vista
18 46 (0.17%) Mac OS X
19 43 (0.16%) Fedora
20 41 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5551 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
2 3577 (13.00%) Project Management
3 2385 (8.67%) OO
4 1965 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1964 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1858 (6.75%) Scrum
7 1801 (6.54%) TDD
8 1665 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 1595 (5.80%) Analytics
10 1510 (5.49%) PRINCE2
11 1488 (5.41%) Risk Management
12 1469 (5.34%) Business Analysis
13 1461 (5.31%) Multithreading
14 1433 (5.21%) Software Engineering
15 1411 (5.13%) MVC
16 1103 (4.01%) Asset Management
17 1102 (4.00%) Change Management
18 1037 (3.77%) Mentoring
19 1021 (3.71%) ETL
20 985 (3.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6727 (24.45%) SQL
2 4596 (16.70%) Java
3 4108 (14.93%) C#
4 2309 (8.39%) JavaScript
5 2070 (7.52%) C++
6 1422 (5.17%) Python
7 1015 (3.69%) Perl
8 1000 (3.63%) T-SQL
9 831 (3.02%) VBA
10 822 (2.99%) C
11 564 (2.05%) PHP
12 563 (2.05%) PL/SQL
13 549 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 476 (1.73%) VB
15 461 (1.68%) Ruby
16 403 (1.46%) Bash Shell
17 401 (1.46%) Shell Script
18 282 (1.02%) VB.NET
19 207 (0.75%) VBScript
20 186 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5328 (19.36%) Degree
2 626 (2.27%) ISEB
3 621 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 493 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 452 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 371 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 358 (1.30%) CISSP
8 270 (0.98%) CCNP
9 267 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
10 266 (0.97%) ACCA
11 253 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 247 (0.90%) PMP
13 245 (0.89%) CCNA
14 231 (0.84%) MCSE
15 229 (0.83%) CISA
16 216 (0.78%) SC Cleared
17 214 (0.78%) CIMA
18 196 (0.71%) MCP
19 193 (0.70%) PhD
20 191 (0.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1705 (6.20%) QA
2 557 (2.02%) SLA
3 235 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 184 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 133 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 125 (0.45%) COBIT
7 123 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 104 (0.38%) Solvency II
9 103 (0.37%) EMIR
10 96 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
11 90 (0.33%) ISO 9001
12 75 (0.27%) Basel III
13 57 (0.21%) Basel II
14 51 (0.19%) COREP
15 40 (0.15%) CRD IV
15 40 (0.15%) MiFID
16 32 (0.12%) FATCA
17 28 (0.10%) GAAP
18 23 (0.084%) FINREP
19 22 (0.080%) IAS 39
System Software
1 1503 (5.46%) Active Directory
2 763 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 247 (0.90%) XenApp
4 244 (0.89%) vSphere
5 168 (0.61%) VMware ESX
6 151 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
7 143 (0.52%) Hyper-V
8 101 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
9 85 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 76 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 72 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
12 49 (0.18%) XenServer
13 45 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
13 45 (0.16%) UAG
14 44 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 42 (0.15%) MetaFrame
16 35 (0.13%) NFS
17 31 (0.11%) Xen
18 20 (0.073%) Varnish
19 17 (0.062%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 270 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 253 (0.92%) SCCM
3 203 (0.74%) Puppet
4 174 (0.63%) Nagios
5 150 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 132 (0.48%) SCOM
7 125 (0.45%) Data Guard
8 87 (0.32%) OpenView
9 78 (0.28%) Tivoli
10 72 (0.26%) Backup Exec
11 66 (0.24%) Control-M
12 65 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
13 57 (0.21%) NetBackup
14 43 (0.16%) WSUS
15 38 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
16 34 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
17 33 (0.12%) HP SIM
18 30 (0.11%) Vagrant
19 28 (0.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 26 (0.094%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 3800 (13.81%) Oracle
2 3739 (13.59%) Microsoft
3 1208 (4.39%) SAP
4 1183 (4.30%) VMware
5 962 (3.50%) Cisco
6 849 (3.09%) Citrix
7 756 (2.75%) HP
8 583 (2.12%) IBM
9 545 (1.98%) Bloomberg
10 515 (1.87%) Red Hat
11 510 (1.85%) Sybase
12 454 (1.65%) Cognos
13 439 (1.60%) Business Objects
14 375 (1.36%) Hyperion
15 347 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
16 336 (1.22%) Reuters
17 319 (1.16%) Google
18 317 (1.15%) Juniper
19 278 (1.01%) JBoss
20 254 (0.92%) Informatica
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum salary dependant on experience (mult
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago