The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 33.33% - 14.81%
As % of the General category 66.67% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £56,250 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 - £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 - £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

General Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 50.00% 22.22% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 10
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £68,750 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the M4 Corridor region.

Finance Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

Finance
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) e-Health
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Commercial Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Manager
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Peoplesoft Functional Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Commercial Contracts Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp