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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 22 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 39 66 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.22% 13.44% 5.93%
As % of the General category 36.45% 35.68% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 60 19
Average salary £39,000 £49,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.21% -13.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £80,000
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
107 185 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 25.30% 37.68% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83 152 74
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £75,000
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 1 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 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 38 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (29.82%) MS Excel
3 32 (28.07%) Project Management
3 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.81%) PRINCE2
5 22 (19.30%) Programme Management
6 21 (18.42%) MS Project
7 19 (16.67%) Scrum
8 18 (15.79%) Risk Management
8 18 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 18 (15.79%) SDLC
9 17 (14.91%) Management Information System
9 17 (14.91%) SQL
9 17 (14.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (14.04%) .NET
10 16 (14.04%) ITIL
10 16 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (12.28%) Cognos
12 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
12 14 (12.28%) Cognos TM1
13 13 (11.40%) Change Management
14 12 (10.53%) Oracle
14 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
14 12 (10.53%) Retail
15 11 (9.65%) Degree
16 10 (8.77%) XML
16 10 (8.77%) C#
17 9 (7.89%) HTML
17 9 (7.89%) Microsoft

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.75%) IIS
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 34 (29.82%) MS Excel
2 21 (18.42%) MS Project
3 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (12.28%) Cognos TM1
2 9 (7.89%) Agresso
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (3.51%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (2.63%) SAP FI
5 3 (2.63%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.88%) Summit
7 1 (0.88%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.88%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Internet
2 3 (2.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.75%) MySQL
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.88%) MS Access
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) OLAP
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.51%) JIRA
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.75%) NUnit
3 1 (0.88%) Maven
3 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.88%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (10.53%) Retail
2 9 (7.89%) Banking
2 9 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.51%) Back Office
4 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.63%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) German Language
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (26.32%) Analyst
2 28 (24.56%) Project Manager
3 21 (18.42%) Developer
4 17 (14.91%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Administrator
5 6 (5.26%) Cognos Developer
5 6 (5.26%) TM1 Developer
6 5 (4.39%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Systems Developer
6 5 (4.39%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.51%) Architect
7 4 (3.51%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.51%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.51%) Services Director
7 4 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (2.63%) Programme Coordinator
8 3 (2.63%) PMO Administrator
8 3 (2.63%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.04%) .NET
2 10 (8.77%) XML
3 9 (7.89%) HTML
4 8 (7.02%) .NET Framework
5 7 (6.14%) CSS
6 4 (3.51%) Web Services
6 4 (3.51%) Java EE
6 4 (3.51%) jQuery
6 4 (3.51%) Middleware
6 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (2.63%) JSON
7 3 (2.63%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.75%) JSP
8 2 (1.75%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.75%) Spring
8 2 (1.75%) Ajax
9 1 (0.88%) JSF
9 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.63%) User Experience
5 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Economics
6 1 (0.88%) PMI
6 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.02%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
2 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 32 (28.07%) Project Management
2 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (22.81%) PRINCE2
4 22 (19.30%) Programme Management
5 19 (16.67%) Scrum
6 18 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 18 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 18 (15.79%) SDLC
7 16 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 16 (14.04%) ITIL
8 15 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (11.40%) Change Management
10 12 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.89%) Supplier Management
12 8 (7.02%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.14%) Business Analysis
13 7 (6.14%) UML
13 7 (6.14%) OO
14 6 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.91%) SQL
2 10 (8.77%) C#
3 8 (7.02%) Java
4 6 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.63%) C
7 2 (1.75%) VB
7 2 (1.75%) PHP
7 2 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (9.65%) Degree
3 6 (5.26%) PMP
3 6 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.39%) ISEB
4 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.75%) HND
6 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) CISSP
7 1 (0.88%) CISA
7 1 (0.88%) CISM
7 1 (0.88%) GCIA
7 1 (0.88%) GSEC
7 1 (0.88%) GCIH
7 1 (0.88%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (12.28%) Cognos
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle
3 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.02%) Wall Street Systems
5 6 (5.26%) IBM
6 5 (4.39%) SAP
7 4 (3.51%) Sybase
7 4 (3.51%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.63%) Cisco
9 2 (1.75%) Adobe
9 2 (1.75%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.75%) Akamai
10 1 (0.88%) Fiserv
10 1 (0.88%) Tableau
10 1 (0.88%) Lumesse
10 1 (0.88%) ExactTarget
10 1 (0.88%) Mitel
10 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.88%) Avaloq
10 1 (0.88%) BEA
Luton, Bedfordshire
TUI Travel PLC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + benefits etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago