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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 46 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.70% 15.72% 11.27%
As % of the General category 51.11% 58.02% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 59
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
90 81 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 36.59% 27.09% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75 73 158
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £67,000 £72,250
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 26 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.52%) Project Management
3 27 (24.77%) MS Excel
4 24 (22.02%) PRINCE2
5 20 (18.35%) Scrum
5 20 (18.35%) Cognos
5 20 (18.35%) IBM
5 20 (18.35%) Cognos TM1
6 19 (17.43%) Waterfall
7 18 (16.51%) Microsoft
8 17 (15.60%) Degree
9 16 (14.68%) Retail
10 15 (13.76%) Telecoms
11 14 (12.84%) SQL
11 14 (12.84%) Marketing
12 13 (11.93%) Cognos Planning
12 13 (11.93%) SAP
12 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce
12 13 (11.93%) Web Services
12 13 (11.93%) Change Management
12 13 (11.93%) Programme Management
13 12 (11.01%) IIS
13 12 (11.01%) SLA
13 12 (11.01%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (11.01%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (11.01%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (10.09%) Oracle
14 11 (10.09%) Risk Management
15 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
15 10 (9.17%) MS Project

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (11.01%) IIS
2 8 (7.34%) Confluence
3 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.75%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.83%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.83%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 27 (24.77%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.17%) MS Project
2 10 (9.17%) MS Office
3 6 (5.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (18.35%) Cognos TM1
2 13 (11.93%) Cognos Planning
3 9 (8.26%) SAP CO
3 9 (8.26%) SAP FI
3 9 (8.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 7 (6.42%) Agresso
5 2 (1.83%) Temenos T24
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.83%) Finacle
5 2 (1.83%) Summit
5 2 (1.83%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) DNS
1 8 (7.34%) DHCP
1 8 (7.34%) FTP
2 3 (2.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.92%) HSRP
3 1 (0.92%) RIP
3 1 (0.92%) SNMP
3 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.92%) SSL
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) OSPF
3 1 (0.92%) BGP
3 1 (0.92%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
3 1 (0.92%) IPsec
3 1 (0.92%) SSH
3 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.92%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.92%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (14.68%) Retail
2 15 (13.76%) Telecoms
3 14 (12.84%) Marketing
4 9 (8.26%) Back Office
4 9 (8.26%) Banking
5 3 (2.75%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.92%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (24.77%) Developer
2 23 (21.10%) Project Manager
3 21 (19.27%) Analyst
4 20 (18.35%) Cognos Developer
4 20 (18.35%) TM1 Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Web Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) Technical Developer
10 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Administrator
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Coordinator
11 3 (2.75%) .NET Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.93%) Web Services
2 8 (7.34%) .NET
2 8 (7.34%) COM
3 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.75%) Middleware
5 2 (1.83%) Java EE
6 1 (0.92%) WCF
6 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.92%) HTML
6 1 (0.92%) XML
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) User Experience
2 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.59%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.92%) CESG
6 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.92%) PMI
6 1 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.52%) Project Management
3 24 (22.02%) PRINCE2
4 20 (18.35%) Scrum
5 19 (17.43%) Waterfall
6 13 (11.93%) Programme Management
6 13 (11.93%) Change Management
6 13 (11.93%) E-Commerce
7 12 (11.01%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (11.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (11.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (10.09%) Risk Management
9 10 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (8.26%) Test Strategy
11 8 (7.34%) Network Load Balancing
11 8 (7.34%) Database Security
11 8 (7.34%) DevOps
11 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (7.34%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.42%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.84%) SQL
2 10 (9.17%) C#
3 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.59%) C++
4 5 (4.59%) Java
5 4 (3.67%) C
6 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.92%) Ruby
7 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) PMP
2 5 (4.59%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.92%) HND
5 1 (0.92%) CCNP
5 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) SLA
2 9 (8.26%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (7.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (18.35%) Cognos
1 20 (18.35%) IBM
2 18 (16.51%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.93%) SAP
4 11 (10.09%) Oracle
5 9 (8.26%) Cisco
6 8 (7.34%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.75%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.83%) Fiserv
8 2 (1.83%) Lumesse
8 2 (1.83%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.92%) Infor
9 1 (0.92%) F5
9 1 (0.92%) Mitel
9 1 (0.92%) Sybase
9 1 (0.92%) Juniper
9 1 (0.92%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.92%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago