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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 58 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.11% 14.79% 10.88%
As % of the General category 47.15% 40.00% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 50 52
Average salary £52,500 £40,958 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.18% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £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
123 125 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 36.28% 36.98% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 98 116 130
Average salary £45,000 £40,958 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.86% -8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (28.07%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.32%) Project Management
3 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.93%) PRINCE2
5 21 (18.42%) Cognos
5 21 (18.42%) Cognos TM1
6 20 (17.54%) Programme Management
7 18 (15.79%) IBM
7 18 (15.79%) Degree
8 17 (14.91%) SQL
8 17 (14.91%) Risk Management
9 16 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (14.04%) Scrum
9 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
10 15 (13.16%) MS Project
10 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
10 15 (13.16%) Waterfall
11 14 (12.28%) Oracle
12 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (11.40%) Change Management
12 13 (11.40%) Retail
13 12 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
13 12 (10.53%) SAP
14 11 (9.65%) C#
14 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
14 11 (9.65%) Banking
14 11 (9.65%) Cognos Planning
15 10 (8.77%) Marketing
15 10 (8.77%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (5.26%) IIS
2 4 (3.51%) Confluence
3 3 (2.63%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.75%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (28.07%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.16%) MS Project
3 8 (7.02%) MS Office
4 6 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (18.42%) Cognos TM1
2 11 (9.65%) Cognos Planning
3 9 (7.89%) Agresso
3 9 (7.89%) SAP FI
3 9 (7.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (7.89%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.75%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (1.75%) Summit
4 2 (1.75%) Temenos T24
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.75%) Finacle
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Internet
1 4 (3.51%) DHCP
1 4 (3.51%) FTP
1 4 (3.51%) DNS
2 3 (2.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.88%) HSRP
3 1 (0.88%) SSL
3 1 (0.88%) RIP
3 1 (0.88%) SNMP
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) OSPF
3 1 (0.88%) BGP
3 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) IPsec
3 1 (0.88%) SSH
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.88%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.40%) Retail
3 11 (9.65%) Banking
4 10 (8.77%) Marketing
5 5 (4.39%) Back Office
6 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.51%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Project Manager
1 25 (21.93%) Developer
2 24 (21.05%) Analyst
3 18 (15.79%) Cognos Developer
3 18 (15.79%) TM1 Developer
4 9 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 8 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Consultant
6 5 (4.39%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Technical Developer
7 4 (3.51%) Web Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.51%) Architect
7 4 (3.51%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.51%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Administrator
7 4 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.77%) .NET
1 10 (8.77%) Web Services
2 7 (6.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.51%) COM
3 4 (3.51%) XML
3 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (2.63%) Middleware
4 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.75%) CSS
5 2 (1.75%) Java EE
5 2 (1.75%) HTML
6 1 (0.88%) WCF
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.51%) User Experience
5 4 (3.51%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.88%) PMI
7 1 (0.88%) CESG
7 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.32%) Project Management
2 27 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.93%) PRINCE2
4 20 (17.54%) Programme Management
5 17 (14.91%) Risk Management
6 16 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (14.04%) Scrum
7 15 (13.16%) Waterfall
8 13 (11.40%) Change Management
8 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (7.89%) Software Engineering
10 9 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.89%) ITIL
10 9 (7.89%) E-Commerce
11 8 (7.02%) Data Analysis
12 7 (6.14%) Test Strategy
13 6 (5.26%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (5.26%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.91%) SQL
2 11 (9.65%) C#
3 6 (5.26%) Java
4 5 (4.39%) C++
5 4 (3.51%) C
5 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (15.79%) Degree
2 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.39%) PMP
3 5 (4.39%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.39%) ISEB
4 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) VCP4
5 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.88%) HND
5 1 (0.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) SLA
1 8 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) SCOM
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Cognos
2 18 (15.79%) IBM
3 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.28%) Oracle
5 12 (10.53%) SAP
6 9 (7.89%) Cisco
7 4 (3.51%) Sybase
7 4 (3.51%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.63%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.63%) Wall Street Systems
9 2 (1.75%) Fiserv
9 2 (1.75%) Lumesse
9 2 (1.75%) Avaloq
10 1 (0.88%) Mitel
10 1 (0.88%) Infor
10 1 (0.88%) F5
10 1 (0.88%) Juniper
10 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.88%) Pegasus
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