The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 17 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 48 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.04% 11.90% 8.58%
As % of the General category 39.34% 32.10% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 30
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £40,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
122 162 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 33.15% 37.07% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 101 134 77
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £37,900 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Finance
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Finance Salary Trend in Luton

Finance
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 33 (30.84%) Project Management
2 30 (28.04%) MS Excel
3 29 (27.10%) PRINCE2
3 29 (27.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.36%) Programme Management
5 19 (17.76%) MS Project
6 18 (16.82%) SQL
6 18 (16.82%) Scrum
6 18 (16.82%) Risk Management
7 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
8 16 (14.95%) Waterfall
9 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (13.08%) Cognos
10 14 (13.08%) Oracle
10 14 (13.08%) Change Management
10 14 (13.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (13.08%) Cognos TM1
11 12 (11.21%) .NET
11 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
12 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
13 9 (8.41%) Agresso
13 9 (8.41%) C#
13 9 (8.41%) XML
13 9 (8.41%) Banking
14 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
14 8 (7.48%) Wall Street Systems
14 8 (7.48%) ITIL
14 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (28.04%) MS Excel
2 19 (17.76%) MS Project
3 4 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.80%) MS Office
5 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Cognos TM1
2 9 (8.41%) Agresso
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (3.74%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (2.80%) SAP FI
5 3 (2.80%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (2.80%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.87%) Finacle
6 2 (1.87%) Temenos T24
6 2 (1.87%) Summit
6 2 (1.87%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) Unified Communications
2 4 (3.74%) Internet
3 2 (1.87%) Network Security
3 2 (1.87%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) HSRP
4 1 (0.93%) OSPF
4 1 (0.93%) BGP
4 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.93%) IPsec
4 1 (0.93%) RIP
4 1 (0.93%) SNMP
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) SSH
4 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.87%) MySQL
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.74%) JIRA
1 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.87%) NUnit
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.93%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (10.28%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.41%) Banking
3 5 (4.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Project Manager
2 29 (27.10%) Analyst
3 17 (15.89%) Developer
3 17 (15.89%) Business Analyst
4 6 (5.61%) Cognos Developer
4 6 (5.61%) Administrator
4 6 (5.61%) TM1 Developer
5 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
5 5 (4.67%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (4.67%) Systems Developer
6 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (3.74%) Consultant
6 4 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (3.74%) Technical Architect
6 4 (3.74%) Architect
7 3 (2.80%) Programme Administrator
7 3 (2.80%) Coordinator
7 3 (2.80%) Development Manager
7 3 (2.80%) Senior Developer
7 3 (2.80%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.21%) .NET
2 9 (8.41%) XML
3 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.67%) HTML
4 5 (4.67%) CSS
5 4 (3.74%) Java EE
5 4 (3.74%) Web Services
5 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (2.80%) Middleware
6 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.80%) jQuery
7 2 (1.87%) JSON
7 2 (1.87%) Ajax
8 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.93%) JSP
8 1 (0.93%) Struts
8 1 (0.93%) XSL
8 1 (0.93%) XSLT
8 1 (0.93%) Spring
8 1 (0.93%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.80%) User Experience
5 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.93%) DTV
6 1 (0.93%) PMI
6 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Windows Vista
2 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000
2 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.84%) Project Management
2 29 (27.10%) PRINCE2
2 29 (27.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.36%) Programme Management
4 18 (16.82%) Scrum
4 18 (16.82%) Risk Management
5 16 (14.95%) Waterfall
6 14 (13.08%) Change Management
6 14 (13.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (7.48%) ITIL
9 7 (6.54%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.61%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.67%) Business Transformation
11 5 (4.67%) Software Delivery
11 5 (4.67%) Software Asset Management
11 5 (4.67%) Workflow
11 5 (4.67%) CRM
11 5 (4.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.82%) SQL
2 9 (8.41%) C#
3 7 (6.54%) Java
4 5 (4.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.80%) C
7 2 (1.87%) C++
7 2 (1.87%) PHP
7 2 (1.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (6.54%) PMP
2 7 (6.54%) PMI Certification
2 7 (6.54%) Degree
3 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (4.67%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) CISA
5 1 (0.93%) CISM
5 1 (0.93%) CISSP
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) CCNP
5 1 (0.93%) HND
5 1 (0.93%) GCIA
5 1 (0.93%) GSEC
5 1 (0.93%) GCIH
5 1 (0.93%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) WCAG
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (13.08%) Cognos
1 14 (13.08%) Oracle
2 8 (7.48%) Wall Street Systems
3 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.61%) Cisco
4 6 (5.61%) IBM
5 5 (4.67%) SAP
6 4 (3.74%) Sybase
6 4 (3.74%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.87%) Avaloq
7 2 (1.87%) Fiserv
7 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) ExactTarget
8 1 (0.93%) Lumesse
8 1 (0.93%) Juniper
8 1 (0.93%) BEA
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe
8 1 (0.93%) Mitel
8 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.93%) Infor
Luton
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago