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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 52 32 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 12.47% 8.91% 9.20%
As % of the General category 43.33% 28.57% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 25
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £76,750 £73,500 £69,500
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
120 112 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 28.78% 31.20% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 87 87 84
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £28,100 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 2 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 35 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 31 (26.96%) Project Management
3 28 (24.35%) PRINCE2
4 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
5 25 (21.74%) MS Excel
6 22 (19.13%) Web Services
6 22 (19.13%) IIS
7 19 (16.52%) .NET
7 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
8 18 (15.65%) C#
9 17 (14.78%) Windows
9 17 (14.78%) Programme Management
10 16 (13.91%) Banking
11 15 (13.04%) Change Management
12 14 (12.17%) Back Office
12 14 (12.17%) E-Commerce
12 14 (12.17%) SLA
12 14 (12.17%) Java
13 13 (11.30%) Oracle
14 12 (10.43%) SQL
14 12 (10.43%) COM
14 12 (10.43%) Active Directory
14 12 (10.43%) DHCP
14 12 (10.43%) FTP
14 12 (10.43%) DNS
14 12 (10.43%) Retail
14 12 (10.43%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (10.43%) Network Load Balancing
14 12 (10.43%) SCOM
14 12 (10.43%) PowerShell

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 22 (19.13%) IIS
2 8 (6.96%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.96%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (4.35%) Confluence
4 4 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.61%) CMS
5 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.87%) SAS
6 1 (0.87%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 25 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.96%) MS Office
3 6 (5.22%) MS Project
4 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (5.22%) SAP CO
1 6 (5.22%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.61%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (2.61%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.74%) Agresso
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.87%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.43%) DHCP
1 12 (10.43%) FTP
1 12 (10.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) SAP BI
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.87%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.87%) Essbase
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (4.35%) JIRA
3 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.91%) Banking
3 14 (12.17%) Back Office
4 12 (10.43%) Retail
5 9 (7.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) Project Manager
2 28 (24.35%) Analyst
3 17 (14.78%) Business Analyst
3 17 (14.78%) Developer
4 12 (10.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Web Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Architect
6 8 (6.96%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.96%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.96%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.96%) Senior Architect
7 7 (6.09%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.48%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.13%) Web Services
2 19 (16.52%) .NET
3 12 (10.43%) COM
4 11 (9.57%) HTML
4 11 (9.57%) ASP.NET
4 11 (9.57%) XML
5 8 (6.96%) Classic ASP
5 8 (6.96%) CSS
6 4 (3.48%) WCF
7 3 (2.61%) HTML5
7 3 (2.61%) JSP
7 3 (2.61%) JSTL
7 3 (2.61%) Dojo
7 3 (2.61%) XSD
7 3 (2.61%) XSLT
7 3 (2.61%) XHTML
8 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) Project Management
2 28 (24.35%) PRINCE2
3 17 (14.78%) Programme Management
4 15 (13.04%) Change Management
5 14 (12.17%) E-Commerce
6 12 (10.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (10.43%) Network Load Balancing
6 12 (10.43%) Waterfall
6 12 (10.43%) Database Security
6 12 (10.43%) DevOps
7 11 (9.57%) Business Transformation
7 11 (9.57%) Scrum
8 10 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (7.83%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (6.96%) Project Planning
11 7 (6.09%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.09%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.09%) Change Control
11 7 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.65%) C#
2 14 (12.17%) Java
3 12 (10.43%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.43%) SQL
4 8 (6.96%) VB
4 8 (6.96%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (6.09%) Degree
2 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.17%) SLA
2 8 (6.96%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (10.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.30%) Oracle
3 11 (9.57%) SAP
4 5 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.61%) hybris
5 3 (2.61%) Cognos
5 3 (2.61%) IBM
6 2 (1.74%) Civica
7 1 (0.87%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.87%) Hyperion
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