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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 35 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.96% 17.24% 18.85%
As % of the General category 76.09% 47.62% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 28
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
46 63 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.54% 36.21% 41.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 77
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £14,743
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 Antrim +2 34 £35,000 -19.54% 6
County Londonderry +1 1 - -
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 26 (46.43%) SQL
1 26 (46.43%) Retail
2 25 (44.64%) Telecoms
3 23 (41.07%) Degree
4 18 (32.14%) Marketing
4 18 (32.14%) Java
4 18 (32.14%) Oracle
4 18 (32.14%) UNIX
5 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (28.57%) Analytics
6 16 (28.57%) Linux
7 14 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
9 12 (21.43%) Customer Analytics
9 12 (21.43%) Algorithms
9 12 (21.43%) Tableau
9 12 (21.43%) Visualisation
9 12 (21.43%) Social Media
9 12 (21.43%) Economics
9 12 (21.43%) Fujitsu
9 12 (21.43%) Operations Research
9 12 (21.43%) QlikView
9 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
10 11 (19.64%) Solaris
10 11 (19.64%) Banking
10 11 (19.64%) Data Analytics
11 10 (17.86%) Oracle Linux
11 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (17.86%) VMS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 8 (14.29%) SAS
2 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) SPSS
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (5.36%) Workday HCM
4 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.36%) SuccessFactors
1 3 (5.36%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) DNS
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) SSH
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
2 1 (1.79%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) SNMP
2 1 (1.79%) Broadband
2 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
2 12 (21.43%) QlikView
3 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.36%) Big Data
4 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.57%) Essbase
6 1 (1.79%) OLTP
6 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.79%) OLAP
6 1 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (5.36%) JUnit
2 3 (5.36%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.57%) TestNG
4 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (46.43%) Retail
2 25 (44.64%) Telecoms
3 18 (32.14%) Marketing
4 11 (19.64%) Banking
5 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
5 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.57%) Electronics
7 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Consultant
2 10 (17.86%) Linux Specialist
3 8 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.36%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.36%) Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Junior
6 3 (5.36%) DBA
6 3 (5.36%) Workday Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Graduate
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) CSS
3 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.36%) JDBC
3 3 (5.36%) JSP
3 3 (5.36%) Servlets
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
3 3 (5.36%) J2EE
3 3 (5.36%) Spring
4 2 (3.57%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) LAMP
5 1 (1.79%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.79%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) HTML5
5 1 (1.79%) Java EE
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
5 1 (1.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 12 (21.43%) Visualisation
2 12 (21.43%) Social Media
2 12 (21.43%) Economics
3 9 (16.07%) Data Extraction
4 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
6 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.57%) DTV
8 1 (1.79%) Clustering
8 1 (1.79%) GIS
8 1 (1.79%) NHS
8 1 (1.79%) Health Informatics
8 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.79%) Informatics
8 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) UNIX
2 16 (28.57%) Linux
3 11 (19.64%) Solaris
4 10 (17.86%) Oracle Linux
4 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (17.86%) VMS
5 3 (5.36%) Windows
6 1 (1.79%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Analytics
2 14 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (21.43%) Customer Analytics
3 12 (21.43%) Operations Research
4 11 (19.64%) Data Analytics
5 10 (17.86%) E-business
6 8 (14.29%) Demand Forecasting
7 6 (10.71%) ERP
7 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Data Transformation
8 4 (7.14%) Coaching
8 4 (7.14%) Validation
8 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.14%) Data Management
9 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.36%) MVC
9 3 (5.36%) Change Management
9 3 (5.36%) CRM
9 3 (5.36%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) Java
3 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 9 (16.07%) Python
4 9 (16.07%) C#
4 9 (16.07%) C++
4 9 (16.07%) VBA
5 8 (14.29%) R
6 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Degree
2 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 8 (14.29%) CIMA
3 8 (14.29%) MBA
4 2 (3.57%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.79%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Control-M
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 12 (21.43%) Tableau
2 12 (21.43%) Fujitsu
3 10 (17.86%) Intel
3 10 (17.86%) SAP
4 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.36%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.57%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.79%) VMware
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) IBM
7 1 (1.79%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.79%) NetSuite
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Armagh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Ballymena
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago