The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 16 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 34 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.12% 9.68% 9.66%
As % of the General category 23.29% 25.28% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 36
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
146 178 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 43.45% 38.28% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 117 104 134
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
South East

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Finance
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Finance Salary Trend in Middlesex

Finance
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 26 (39.39%) SAP
2 15 (22.73%) Project Management
2 15 (22.73%) ERP
3 13 (19.70%) Oracle
4 12 (18.18%) CRM
5 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.67%) Marketing
5 11 (16.67%) Degree
6 9 (13.64%) Legal
6 9 (13.64%) SQL
6 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 8 (12.12%) LAN
7 8 (12.12%) WAN
7 8 (12.12%) SAP FI
7 8 (12.12%) Java
7 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.12%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (12.12%) SAP CO
8 7 (10.61%) Banking
8 7 (10.61%) .NET
8 7 (10.61%) SAP IS-U
9 6 (9.09%) Logistics
9 6 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 6 (9.09%) Ethernet
9 6 (9.09%) Cisco
9 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 6 (9.09%) Firewall
10 5 (7.58%) Pegasus

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.55%) Apache
1 3 (4.55%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle UPK
2 2 (3.03%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) SAP FI
1 8 (12.12%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (12.12%) SAP CO
2 7 (10.61%) SAP IS-U
3 6 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (4.55%) Magento
5 3 (4.55%) SAP FI-CA
5 3 (4.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) LAN
1 8 (12.12%) WAN
2 6 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 6 (9.09%) Firewall
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (6.06%) Network Security
5 3 (4.55%) HTTP
5 3 (4.55%) VPN
5 3 (4.55%) Internet
5 3 (4.55%) MPLS
5 3 (4.55%) VPLS
5 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.52%) GSM
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.52%) ClearQuest
General
1 11 (16.67%) Marketing
2 9 (13.64%) Legal
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
4 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.06%) General Ledger
5 4 (6.06%) Retail
6 3 (4.55%) Back Office
6 3 (4.55%) Billing
7 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.52%) Electronics
7 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Consultant
2 12 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (10.61%) Functional Consultant
3 7 (10.61%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Support Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.58%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Product Manager
5 5 (7.58%) SAP Support
5 5 (7.58%) SAP Support Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Product Owner
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle Architect
6 4 (6.06%) SAP FI Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Sales Manager
6 4 (6.06%) SAP CO Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Applications Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) Middleware
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
3 2 (3.03%) XML
3 2 (3.03%) BAPI
3 2 (3.03%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.52%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.52%) JMS
4 1 (1.52%) JDBC
4 1 (1.52%) SOAP
4 1 (1.52%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.03%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.55%) CentOS
2 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Project Management
1 15 (22.73%) ERP
2 12 (18.18%) CRM
3 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.09%) Logistics
5 6 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.58%) ITIL
6 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.06%) System Testing
7 4 (6.06%) Revenue Management
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.55%) OO
8 3 (4.55%) Release Management
8 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) Java
3 5 (7.58%) PHP
4 3 (4.55%) C
4 3 (4.55%) Perl
4 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) CCA
2 4 (6.06%) MBA
3 3 (4.55%) ISEB
3 3 (4.55%) RHCE
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.52%) CIMA
5 1 (1.52%) CCNP
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) ACCA
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.52%) IIBA
5 1 (1.52%) CBAP
5 1 (1.52%) AAT
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) SAP
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle
3 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco
5 5 (7.58%) Pegasus
6 3 (4.55%) Citrix
6 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.55%) JD Edwards
6 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.55%) JBoss
6 3 (4.55%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.03%) WatchGuard
7 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.03%) Sage
8 1 (1.52%) Hyperion