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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 53 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 12.41% 8.48% 7.75%
As % of the General category 41.73% 27.88% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 19
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £41,200
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,750 £55,500
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
127 104 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.74% 30.41% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 101 80 78
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,050 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £56,250 £69,750
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 20 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Luton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 34 (32.38%) Telecoms
2 28 (26.67%) Project Management
3 25 (23.81%) PRINCE2
4 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
5 20 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 18 (17.14%) .NET
6 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
7 17 (16.19%) IIS
7 17 (16.19%) C#
7 17 (16.19%) Web Services
7 17 (16.19%) Programme Management
8 16 (15.24%) Banking
9 14 (13.33%) Java
9 14 (13.33%) SQL
10 13 (12.38%) Oracle
10 13 (12.38%) Windows
10 13 (12.38%) Change Management
11 11 (10.48%) XML
11 11 (10.48%) HTML
11 11 (10.48%) Business Transformation
12 10 (9.52%) SAP
12 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET
12 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 10 (9.52%) SLA
12 10 (9.52%) Back Office
12 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.52%) Retail
13 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.57%) Service Delivery
13 9 (8.57%) Degree

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (16.19%) IIS
2 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.86%) CMS
4 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.90%) Confluence
6 1 (0.95%) SAS
6 1 (0.95%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 20 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) MS Office
3 6 (5.71%) MS Project
4 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (4.76%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.90%) Agresso
2 2 (1.90%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.90%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.95%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) DHCP
1 8 (7.62%) FTP
1 8 (7.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) SAP BI
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.95%) Essbase
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (32.38%) Telecoms
2 16 (15.24%) Banking
3 10 (9.52%) Retail
3 10 (9.52%) Back Office
4 6 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Project Manager
2 25 (23.81%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.62%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Architect
5 8 (7.62%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.62%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.62%) Web Engineer
5 8 (7.62%) Senior Architect
6 6 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (3.81%) Banking Business Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Developer
9 3 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.14%) .NET
2 17 (16.19%) Web Services
3 11 (10.48%) XML
3 11 (10.48%) HTML
4 10 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 8 (7.62%) COM
5 8 (7.62%) CSS
5 8 (7.62%) Classic ASP
6 4 (3.81%) WCF
7 3 (2.86%) HTML5
7 3 (2.86%) JSTL
7 3 (2.86%) Dojo
7 3 (2.86%) JSP
7 3 (2.86%) XSD
7 3 (2.86%) XSLT
7 3 (2.86%) XHTML
8 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.67%) Project Management
2 25 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 17 (16.19%) Programme Management
4 13 (12.38%) Change Management
5 11 (10.48%) Business Transformation
6 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
7 9 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.62%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (7.62%) Project Planning
8 8 (7.62%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (7.62%) Database Security
8 8 (7.62%) DevOps
9 7 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.67%) Change Control
9 7 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.71%) ERP
10 6 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) C#
2 14 (13.33%) Java
2 14 (13.33%) SQL
3 8 (7.62%) VB
3 8 (7.62%) PL/SQL
3 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) SLA
2 5 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (7.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.38%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) SAP
4 3 (2.86%) hybris
5 2 (1.90%) Cognos
5 2 (1.90%) IBM
5 2 (1.90%) Civica
5 2 (1.90%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.95%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.95%) Lumesse
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