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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 60 56 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 15.11% 13.30% 8.55%
As % of the General category 42.86% 35.00% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 33
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -12.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,950 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
140 160 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.26% 38.00% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 114 143 87
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £35,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (30.84%) Project Management
2 32 (29.91%) MS Excel
3 30 (28.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (26.17%) PRINCE2
5 26 (24.30%) Programme Management
6 25 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (18.69%) MS Project
8 19 (17.76%) Risk Management
9 18 (16.82%) SQL
10 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
11 15 (14.02%) Telecoms
11 15 (14.02%) Oracle
11 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (13.08%) Cognos
12 14 (13.08%) Change Management
12 14 (13.08%) Scrum
12 14 (13.08%) Cognos TM1
13 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (11.21%) Banking
14 11 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (10.28%) Waterfall
14 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
15 10 (9.35%) .NET
15 10 (9.35%) C#
16 9 (8.41%) ITIL
16 9 (8.41%) XML
16 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
16 9 (8.41%) Agresso
16 9 (8.41%) Degree
17 8 (7.48%) Wall Street Systems

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Portal
2 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 32 (29.91%) MS Excel
2 20 (18.69%) MS Project
3 7 (6.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.80%) MS Office
5 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Cognos TM1
2 9 (8.41%) Agresso
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle iProcurement
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (3.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (3.74%) SAP FI
4 4 (3.74%) SAP CO
4 4 (3.74%) Cognos Planning
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.87%) Summit
6 2 (1.87%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (1.87%) Finacle
6 2 (1.87%) Temenos T24
6 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Internet
1 4 (3.74%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.87%) Network Security
2 2 (1.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) IPsec
3 1 (0.93%) SSH
3 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.93%) HSRP
3 1 (0.93%) OSPF
3 1 (0.93%) BGP
3 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.93%) RIP
3 1 (0.93%) SNMP
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) VPN
3 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.87%) MySQL
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.74%) JIRA
1 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.87%) NUnit
2 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.93%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.93%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 15 (14.02%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.21%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Retail
3 4 (3.74%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (27.10%) Project Manager
2 26 (24.30%) Analyst
3 16 (14.95%) Developer
4 13 (12.15%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.61%) Cognos Developer
5 6 (5.61%) TM1 Developer
6 5 (4.67%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (4.67%) Systems Developer
6 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.74%) Administrator
7 4 (3.74%) Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Consultant
7 4 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Development Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (2.80%) Programme Coordinator
8 3 (2.80%) PMO Administrator
8 3 (2.80%) Programme Administrator
8 3 (2.80%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.35%) .NET
2 9 (8.41%) XML
3 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
4 6 (5.61%) HTML
4 6 (5.61%) CSS
5 4 (3.74%) Web Services
5 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (2.80%) jQuery
6 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.80%) Java EE
7 2 (1.87%) JSON
7 2 (1.87%) Middleware
7 2 (1.87%) Ajax
8 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.93%) Spring
8 1 (0.93%) JSF
8 1 (0.93%) WCF
8 1 (0.93%) JSP
8 1 (0.93%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.74%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.87%) PMI
4 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.87%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.93%) CESG
5 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000
2 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.84%) Project Management
2 30 (28.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (26.17%) PRINCE2
4 26 (24.30%) Programme Management
5 25 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (17.76%) Risk Management
7 14 (13.08%) Scrum
7 14 (13.08%) Change Management
8 12 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (10.28%) Waterfall
10 9 (8.41%) ITIL
10 9 (8.41%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.61%) CRM
11 6 (5.61%) Business Transformation
11 6 (5.61%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.61%) Line Management
11 6 (5.61%) Software Delivery
12 5 (4.67%) Software Asset Management
12 5 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.82%) SQL
2 10 (9.35%) C#
3 7 (6.54%) Java
4 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.74%) C
6 2 (1.87%) VB
6 2 (1.87%) PHP
6 2 (1.87%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (14.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (8.41%) Degree
3 7 (6.54%) PMP
3 7 (6.54%) PMI Certification
4 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (4.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.93%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) HND
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.93%) CRISC
6 1 (0.93%) CISA
6 1 (0.93%) CISM
6 1 (0.93%) GCIA
6 1 (0.93%) GSEC
6 1 (0.93%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) WCAG
3 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Oracle
2 14 (13.08%) Cognos
3 8 (7.48%) SAP
3 8 (7.48%) Wall Street Systems
4 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.61%) IBM
6 5 (4.67%) Cisco
7 4 (3.74%) Sybase
7 4 (3.74%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.87%) Infor
8 2 (1.87%) Fiserv
8 2 (1.87%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.93%) Lumesse
9 1 (0.93%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.93%) F5
9 1 (0.93%) Mitel
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe
9 1 (0.93%) Juniper
9 1 (0.93%) BEA
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