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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 18 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 35 54 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.36% 12.98% 8.73%
As % of the General category 33.02% 44.26% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 26
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £76,250 £72,500
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
106 122 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 31.36% 29.33% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 76 89 86
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.87%) Retail
4 21 (27.27%) Project Management
4 21 (27.27%) ITIL
5 17 (22.08%) PRINCE2
6 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
6 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
6 16 (20.78%) SC Cleared
6 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
6 16 (20.78%) Waterfall
7 14 (18.18%) Back Office
7 14 (18.18%) Scrum
8 12 (15.58%) SQL
8 12 (15.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (14.29%) HTML
9 11 (14.29%) MS Project
10 10 (12.99%) .NET
10 10 (12.99%) Degree
10 10 (12.99%) SDLC
11 9 (11.69%) Windows
11 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (11.69%) Change Management
12 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
13 7 (9.09%) PMP
13 7 (9.09%) PMI Certification
13 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (9.09%) XML
13 7 (9.09%) Oracle
13 7 (9.09%) SQL Server

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (7.79%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.60%) JBoss
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.29%) MS Project
3 5 (6.49%) MS Office
4 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Agresso
2 5 (6.49%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.30%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) MS Access
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) JIRA
2 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 23 (29.87%) Retail
2 14 (18.18%) Back Office
3 6 (7.79%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Automotive
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Project Manager
2 17 (22.08%) Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Business Analyst
4 11 (14.29%) Developer
5 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (7.79%) Server Support
6 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Services Director
8 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Administrator
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Systems Development Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Systems Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) HTML
2 10 (12.99%) .NET
3 7 (9.09%) XML
4 5 (6.49%) CSS
5 4 (5.19%) Middleware
5 4 (5.19%) JSON
5 4 (5.19%) jQuery
6 3 (3.90%) Java EE
7 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.60%) Ajax
7 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.60%) Spring
7 2 (2.60%) JSP
8 1 (1.30%) Struts
8 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.30%) JSF
8 1 (1.30%) XSL
8 1 (1.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.60%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.30%) PMI
4 1 (1.30%) Economics
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000
3 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.27%) ITIL
3 21 (27.27%) Project Management
4 17 (22.08%) PRINCE2
5 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
5 16 (20.78%) Waterfall
6 14 (18.18%) Scrum
7 12 (15.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (12.99%) SDLC
9 9 (11.69%) Change Management
10 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 6 (7.79%) Change Control
11 6 (7.79%) UML
11 6 (7.79%) DSDM
11 6 (7.79%) Migration
11 6 (7.79%) Programme Management
12 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) Java
3 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.90%) C
4 3 (3.90%) C#
4 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.60%) VB
6 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) SC Cleared
1 16 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.99%) Degree
3 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (9.09%) PMP
4 7 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle
3 6 (7.79%) Akamai
4 5 (6.49%) Wall Street Systems
4 5 (6.49%) Cognos
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco
5 3 (3.90%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) Adobe
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) BEA
7 1 (1.30%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.30%) Infor
7 1 (1.30%) Tableau
7 1 (1.30%) ExactTarget
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + 20% Bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Vehicle, Pension, Bonus, Health
Posted: 20 days ago