The first 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 24 April 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 Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 27 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.92% 22.49% 29.39%
As % of the General category 45.00% 49.62% 49.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £26,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 131 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 33.15% 45.33% 59.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 83 87
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +134.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £14,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
UK

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -3 21 £45,000 +11.11% 10
County Armagh - 1 £40,000 -
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 19 (34.55%) HTML
3 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) CSS
4 17 (30.91%) Ajax
4 17 (30.91%) Web Development
5 15 (27.27%) SQL
6 14 (25.45%) HTML5
7 13 (23.64%) CSS3
7 13 (23.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (23.64%) Sass
7 13 (23.64%) LESS
7 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
7 13 (23.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (23.64%) .NET
7 13 (23.64%) JSON
7 13 (23.64%) Banking
7 13 (23.64%) Multimedia
7 13 (23.64%) Subversion
8 12 (21.82%) Windows
9 11 (20.00%) C#
10 10 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (16.36%) WCF
11 9 (16.36%) ADO.NET
12 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.55%) WPF
13 7 (12.73%) Linux
13 7 (12.73%) HP
14 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
15 5 (9.09%) Project Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) Mathematica
2 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.82%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.64%) OLAP
2 2 (3.64%) OLTP
3 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
1 13 (23.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (23.64%) Subversion
2 4 (7.27%) Selenium
2 4 (7.27%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (23.64%) Banking
1 13 (23.64%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.64%) Front Office
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
3 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Front-End Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Senior Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Tester
5 4 (7.27%) QA Tester
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Tester
5 4 (7.27%) Senior QA Tester
5 4 (7.27%) Functional Tester
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Technology Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) HTML
2 18 (32.73%) CSS
3 17 (30.91%) Ajax
4 14 (25.45%) HTML5
5 13 (23.64%) CSS3
5 13 (23.64%) Sass
5 13 (23.64%) LESS
5 13 (23.64%) .NET
5 13 (23.64%) JSON
6 9 (16.36%) WCF
6 9 (16.36%) ADO.NET
7 8 (14.55%) WPF
8 2 (3.64%) Web Services
9 1 (1.82%) Swing
9 1 (1.82%) XML
9 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.82%) Spring
9 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.82%) Protocol Buffers
9 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Derivative
2 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.82%) PMI
3 1 (1.82%) Physics
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Equities
3 1 (1.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) OpenVMS
3 1 (1.82%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Web Development
2 13 (23.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (9.09%) Project Management
3 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Performance Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Integration Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Test Management
4 4 (7.27%) Black-Box Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Change Management
4 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
4 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL
5 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) Java
5 4 (7.27%) PHP
5 4 (7.27%) Python
5 4 (7.27%) PowerHouse
6 3 (5.45%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) VBA
7 1 (1.82%) Korn
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) MCSA
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.64%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) CISSP
3 1 (1.82%) PMP
3 1 (1.82%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.82%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
1 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.27%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) HP
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) Veritas
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) Infoblox
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) Siebel
7 1 (1.82%) Sybase
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Salary: £120.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
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Citi
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
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Templeton and Partners (BE & NL)
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £49000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago