The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 27 27 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 19.57% 16.67% 23.12%
As % of the General category 62.79% 50.00% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 51
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
UK

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

General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
43 54 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 31.16% 33.33% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 48 83
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £16,750 £16,323
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Finance
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Finance Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Finance
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Finance
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Londonderry +3 12 - -
County Antrim -7 12 £35,000 -22.22% 12
County Armagh +2 2 £40,000 -11.11%
County Tyrone - 1 £35,000 -
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 14 (32.56%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) UNIX
3 12 (27.91%) Linux
3 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
4 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.26%) Retail
5 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
5 10 (23.26%) Fujitsu
5 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
6 8 (18.60%) SQL
7 7 (16.28%) Project Management
7 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
8 6 (13.95%) Banking
8 6 (13.95%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
9 5 (11.63%) Essbase
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (11.63%) E-business
9 5 (11.63%) Control-M
9 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
9 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (11.63%) Intel
9 5 (11.63%) Hyperion
9 5 (11.63%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (11.63%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Project
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Discoverer
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (11.63%) Essbase
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (6.98%) OLAP
3 3 (6.98%) OLTP
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JUnit
1 1 (2.33%) WinRunner
1 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.33%) Mockito
General
1 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
1 10 (23.26%) Retail
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Legal
5 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.33%) Law
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) DBA
4 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (11.63%) Linux Specialist
5 4 (9.30%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Chief Security Officer
7 2 (4.65%) Security Officer
7 2 (4.65%) Technology Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Chief Information Officer
7 2 (4.65%) Chief Information Security Officer
7 2 (4.65%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) WPF
2 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET
2 3 (6.98%) WCF
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.65%) Spring
4 1 (2.33%) JSF
4 1 (2.33%) Java SE
4 1 (2.33%) JSON
4 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.33%) Grails
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (2.33%) JPA
4 1 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) Swing
4 1 (2.33%) JMS
4 1 (2.33%) EJB
4 1 (2.33%) JSP
4 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Spread Betting
2 2 (4.65%) GIS
3 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.33%) Equities
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) UNIX
2 12 (27.91%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Solaris
4 5 (11.63%) VMS
5 4 (9.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Project Management
3 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
4 5 (11.63%) E-business
4 5 (11.63%) ERP
4 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Workflow
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.98%) High Availability
6 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Data Management
7 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) C#
2 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.98%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
4 1 (2.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle
2 10 (23.26%) Fujitsu
3 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) Intel
3 5 (11.63%) Hyperion
4 3 (6.98%) Ab Initio
5 2 (4.65%) Actimize
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.33%) Sybase
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified ££ Flexible, depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, Ireland
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago