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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 17 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 39 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.97% 10.92% 7.99%
As % of the General category 35.78% 31.68% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 22
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -22.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £77,500
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
109 161 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 27.88% 34.48% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 130 68
Average salary £40,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.19% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £77,500 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (37.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (26.80%) Project Management
4 25 (25.77%) MS Excel
5 22 (22.68%) PRINCE2
6 21 (21.65%) ITIL
6 21 (21.65%) Retail
7 20 (20.62%) Waterfall
8 18 (18.56%) Scrum
9 17 (17.53%) SDLC
10 16 (16.49%) MS Project
10 16 (16.49%) E-Commerce
10 16 (16.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (15.46%) SQL
12 14 (14.43%) .NET
12 14 (14.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (13.40%) HTML
13 13 (13.40%) Management Information System
13 13 (13.40%) SC Cleared
13 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
14 12 (12.37%) Back Office
14 12 (12.37%) Programme Management
14 12 (12.37%) Change Management
14 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
14 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (10.31%) Risk Management
15 10 (10.31%) Degree
16 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
16 9 (9.28%) Agresso
16 9 (9.28%) Oracle

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (6.19%) IIS
2 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.03%) Confluence
4 1 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (25.77%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.49%) MS Project
3 5 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Agresso
2 8 (8.25%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.03%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.03%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Internet
1 2 (2.06%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.03%) Firewall
2 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.06%) MySQL
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.03%) MS Access
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.03%) OLAP
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.12%) JIRA
1 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.06%) NUnit
3 1 (1.03%) Maven
3 1 (1.03%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.03%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (21.65%) Retail
2 12 (12.37%) Back Office
3 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.25%) Banking
4 3 (3.09%) Automotive
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.03%) Electronics
6 1 (1.03%) Advertising
6 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.03%) German Language
6 1 (1.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Project Manager
1 24 (24.74%) Analyst
2 17 (17.53%) Business Analyst
3 15 (15.46%) Developer
4 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (5.15%) Systems Developer
5 4 (4.12%) Server Support
5 4 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (4.12%) Services Director
5 4 (4.12%) .NET Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Java Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (3.09%) Administrator
6 3 (3.09%) Development Manager
7 2 (2.06%) Senior Manager
7 2 (2.06%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.06%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.43%) .NET
2 13 (13.40%) HTML
3 8 (8.25%) XML
4 7 (7.22%) CSS
5 6 (6.19%) .NET Framework
6 4 (4.12%) jQuery
6 4 (4.12%) Middleware
7 3 (3.09%) Java EE
7 3 (3.09%) JSON
7 3 (3.09%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.06%) JSP
8 2 (2.06%) Web Services
8 2 (2.06%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.06%) Spring
8 2 (2.06%) Ajax
8 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.03%) JSF
9 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.09%) User Experience
3 3 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) Economics
5 1 (1.03%) PMI
5 1 (1.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.06%) Windows 2000
3 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (26.80%) Project Management
4 22 (22.68%) PRINCE2
5 21 (21.65%) ITIL
6 20 (20.62%) Waterfall
7 18 (18.56%) Scrum
8 17 (17.53%) SDLC
9 16 (16.49%) E-Commerce
9 16 (16.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (12.37%) Programme Management
10 12 (12.37%) Change Management
11 10 (10.31%) Risk Management
12 7 (7.22%) Business Analysis
12 7 (7.22%) Supplier Management
13 6 (6.19%) Migration
13 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
13 6 (6.19%) DSDM
13 6 (6.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.46%) SQL
2 7 (7.22%) C#
2 7 (7.22%) Java
3 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.09%) C
4 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.06%) VB
5 2 (2.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (13.40%) SC Cleared
2 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.31%) Degree
4 7 (7.22%) PMP
4 7 (7.22%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.06%) ISEB
7 1 (1.03%) CISSP
7 1 (1.03%) CISA
7 1 (1.03%) CISM
7 1 (1.03%) GCIA
7 1 (1.03%) GSEC
7 1 (1.03%) GCIH
7 1 (1.03%) CRISC
7 1 (1.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) Cognos
2 8 (8.25%) Wall Street Systems
3 6 (6.19%) Akamai
4 4 (4.12%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.09%) SAP
6 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.06%) Adobe
6 2 (2.06%) Cisco
6 2 (2.06%) Sybase
7 1 (1.03%) BEA
7 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.03%) Infor
7 1 (1.03%) Tableau
7 1 (1.03%) Lumesse
7 1 (1.03%) ExactTarget
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Vehicle, Pension, Bonus, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago