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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 26 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 17 39 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.76% 15.18% 13.60%
As % of the General category 15.04% 39.00% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 43
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £36,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
113 100 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.31% 38.91% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 84 89 123
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 1 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (33.33%) SAP
2 15 (26.32%) Marketing
3 14 (24.56%) CRM
4 13 (22.81%) Project Management
4 13 (22.81%) Degree
5 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (17.54%) ERP
6 10 (17.54%) Legal
6 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 8 (14.04%) WAN
9 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
9 7 (12.28%) MBA
9 7 (12.28%) Revenue Management
10 6 (10.53%) SAP IS-U
10 6 (10.53%) Banking
10 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
10 6 (10.53%) Oracle
11 5 (8.77%) Java
11 5 (8.77%) SQL
11 5 (8.77%) .NET
11 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.77%) SAP FI
11 5 (8.77%) LAN
11 5 (8.77%) Cisco
11 5 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (8.77%) SAP CO
11 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (3.51%) Oracle UPK
1 2 (3.51%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (8.77%) SAP FI
2 5 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (8.77%) SAP CO
2 5 (8.77%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (5.26%) Sage 200
4 3 (5.26%) Sage 1000
4 3 (5.26%) Line 500
5 2 (3.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (3.51%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) WAN
2 5 (8.77%) LAN
2 5 (8.77%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (5.26%) MPLS
3 3 (5.26%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.26%) Unified Communications
3 3 (5.26%) Network Security
3 3 (5.26%) VPLS
4 2 (3.51%) Firewall
5 1 (1.75%) ATM
5 1 (1.75%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (26.32%) Marketing
2 10 (17.54%) Legal
3 6 (10.53%) Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.02%) General Ledger
5 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.26%) Retail
6 2 (3.51%) Billing
7 1 (1.75%) Electronics
7 1 (1.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Consultant
2 9 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Sales Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Support Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Product Manager
4 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Product Owner
5 4 (7.02%) Applications Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Business Development Manager
6 3 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) SAP Basis
3 2 (3.51%) BAPI
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) XSD
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) JDBC
4 1 (1.75%) SOAP
4 1 (1.75%) JMS
4 1 (1.75%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.75%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) DTV
4 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Social Media
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) CRM
2 13 (22.81%) Project Management
3 10 (17.54%) ERP
3 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.28%) Revenue Management
6 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.26%) Logistics
8 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Campaign Management
8 3 (5.26%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.26%) Business Development
9 2 (3.51%) Matrix Management
9 2 (3.51%) System Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) Java
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) C
2 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) PHP
3 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.75%) ABAP
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) MBA
3 3 (5.26%) CCA
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.75%) ISEB
5 1 (1.75%) IIBA
5 1 (1.75%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) SAP
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) Sage
5 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.26%) Pegasus
6 2 (3.51%) WatchGuard
6 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.75%) Siebel
7 1 (1.75%) Hyperion