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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 40 29 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.78% 9.60% 11.18%
As % of the General category 48.78% 48.33% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 28 49
Average salary £54,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.23% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £75,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
82 60 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 36.44% 19.87% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 56 133
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £72,500
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 19 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 22 (22.22%) Project Management
3 20 (20.20%) Scrum
3 20 (20.20%) Waterfall
4 19 (19.19%) Degree
5 18 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
7 16 (16.16%) SQL
7 16 (16.16%) Retail
7 16 (16.16%) Marketing
8 15 (15.15%) Cognos TM1
8 15 (15.15%) SAP
8 15 (15.15%) Cognos
8 15 (15.15%) IBM
8 15 (15.15%) Change Management
9 14 (14.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
10 13 (13.13%) Oracle
10 13 (13.13%) SLA
11 12 (12.12%) Web Services
11 12 (12.12%) IIS
11 12 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (11.11%) MS Office
12 11 (11.11%) Back Office
13 10 (10.10%) Cognos Planning
13 10 (10.10%) SAP FI/CO
13 10 (10.10%) SAP CO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (12.12%) IIS
2 8 (8.08%) Confluence
3 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.03%) NetWeaver
4 3 (3.03%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.02%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 18 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.11%) MS Office
3 7 (7.07%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.04%) MS Project
5 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (10.10%) SAP CO
2 10 (10.10%) SAP FI
2 10 (10.10%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (10.10%) Cognos Planning
3 8 (8.08%) Agresso
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (2.02%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (1.01%) Finacle
6 1 (1.01%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.01%) Temenos T24
6 1 (1.01%) Summit
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.01%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) DNS
1 8 (8.08%) DHCP
1 8 (8.08%) FTP
2 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.01%) HSRP
3 1 (1.01%) RIP
3 1 (1.01%) SNMP
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) VPN
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) OSPF
3 1 (1.01%) BGP
3 1 (1.01%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.01%) Firewall
3 1 (1.01%) IPsec
3 1 (1.01%) SSH
3 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.01%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) PowerBuilder
General
1 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.16%) Retail
2 16 (16.16%) Marketing
3 11 (11.11%) Back Office
4 10 (10.10%) Banking
5 3 (3.03%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.01%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Analyst
2 22 (22.22%) Developer
3 21 (21.21%) Project Manager
4 15 (15.15%) Cognos Developer
4 15 (15.15%) TM1 Developer
5 12 (12.12%) Business Analyst
6 9 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Web Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (7.07%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) Technical Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.03%) Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.03%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) Web Services
2 8 (8.08%) COM
2 8 (8.08%) .NET
3 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.03%) Middleware
4 3 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.02%) HTML
5 2 (2.02%) CSS
6 1 (1.01%) XML
6 1 (1.01%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.01%) Java EE
6 1 (1.01%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
1 8 (8.08%) User Experience
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.04%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.01%) PMI
5 1 (1.01%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.08%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 22 (22.22%) Project Management
3 20 (20.20%) Scrum
3 20 (20.20%) Waterfall
4 15 (15.15%) Change Management
5 14 (14.14%) E-Commerce
5 14 (14.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
8 8 (8.08%) Test Strategy
8 8 (8.08%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (8.08%) Database Security
8 8 (8.08%) DevOps
9 7 (7.07%) Business Transformation
9 7 (7.07%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.07%) Programme Management
10 6 (6.06%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 9 (9.09%) C#
3 8 (8.08%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.05%) Java
5 4 (4.04%) C
6 3 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.01%) VB
8 1 (1.01%) Ruby
8 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.19%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) PMP
2 4 (4.04%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.01%) CCNP
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.13%) SLA
2 10 (10.10%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) SAP
2 15 (15.15%) Cognos
2 15 (15.15%) IBM
3 13 (13.13%) Oracle
4 8 (8.08%) Cisco
4 8 (8.08%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.03%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.02%) Lumesse
7 1 (1.01%) Avaloq
7 1 (1.01%) Infor
7 1 (1.01%) F5
7 1 (1.01%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.01%) Juniper
7 1 (1.01%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.01%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 17 days ago