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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 47 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.26% 11.02% 7.50%
As % of the General category 43.52% 23.12% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 15
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,800 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 Middlesex region.

General Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
108 173 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 35.06% 47.66% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 77 143 106
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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 2 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 23 (29.49%) Project Management
2 19 (24.36%) SQL
3 17 (21.79%) Degree
4 14 (17.95%) Project Planning
5 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 12 (15.38%) Banking
7 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (14.10%) ERP
7 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (12.82%) CRM
8 10 (12.82%) ITIL
8 10 (12.82%) Oracle
8 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
8 10 (12.82%) SOAP
8 10 (12.82%) Scrum
8 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
9 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
9 9 (11.54%) .NET
9 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
10 8 (10.26%) XML
10 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
11 7 (8.97%) SAP
11 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
12 6 (7.69%) ETL
12 6 (7.69%) Publishing
12 6 (7.69%) Spreadsheet

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (6.41%) MS Office
4 2 (2.56%) MS Project
5 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.28%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.28%) RoboHelp
5 1 (1.28%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Cognos TM1
1 5 (6.41%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (6.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.56%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (1.28%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (1.28%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.28%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) OLTP
4 1 (1.28%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.28%) ClearQuest
General
1 12 (15.38%) Banking
2 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.69%) Publishing
4 3 (3.85%) Games
4 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.85%) Billing
5 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
2 13 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 11 (14.10%) Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Project Manager
5 9 (11.54%) Administrator
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Developer
5 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Consultant
6 6 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.41%) Systems Accountant
7 5 (6.41%) Cognos Administrator
8 4 (5.13%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) IT Business Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.13%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) Systems Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) SOAP
2 9 (11.54%) .NET
3 8 (10.26%) XML
4 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.41%) MDX
6 2 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (1.28%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.28%) BAPI
7 1 (1.28%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 5 (6.41%) Statistics
5 3 (3.85%) CCTV
6 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.28%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) UNIX
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (2.56%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Project Management
2 14 (17.95%) Project Planning
3 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.10%) ERP
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
4 10 (12.82%) CRM
4 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (12.82%) Scrum
5 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) Logistics
6 6 (7.69%) ETL
6 6 (7.69%) Line Management
7 5 (6.41%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (6.41%) Inmon Methodology
7 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.41%) Workflow
7 5 (6.41%) Data Management
8 4 (5.13%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) SQL
2 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.56%) ABAP
4 1 (1.28%) Python
4 1 (1.28%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.28%) SOQL
4 1 (1.28%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Degree
2 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.41%) ACCA
4 5 (6.41%) CIMA
5 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.85%) ISEB
7 2 (2.56%) PMP
7 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
1 3 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) SAP
4 5 (6.41%) Cognos
4 5 (6.41%) IBM
5 4 (5.13%) Hyperion
5 4 (5.13%) Informatica
5 4 (5.13%) VMware
5 4 (5.13%) HP
5 4 (5.13%) Dell
5 4 (5.13%) EMC
6 3 (3.85%) Juniper
6 3 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (1.28%) Planview
7 1 (1.28%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
Middlesex
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