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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 29 63 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 15.51% 21.88% 29.73%
As % of the General category 47.54% 47.73% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 29
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,700 £53,500
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
61 132 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 32.62% 45.83% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 38 81 95
Average salary £37,500 £29,750 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.05% +85.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £14,000 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 18 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 18 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 23 £39,750 -5.91% 9
County Londonderry - 2 £55,000 -
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 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 19 (36.54%) HTML
1 19 (36.54%) Degree
2 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
3 17 (32.69%) Web Development
3 17 (32.69%) Ajax
4 14 (26.92%) HTML5
5 13 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (25.00%) CSS3
5 13 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (25.00%) Sass
5 13 (25.00%) LESS
5 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (25.00%) Subversion
5 13 (25.00%) Banking
5 13 (25.00%) JSON
5 13 (25.00%) Multimedia
5 13 (25.00%) SQL
6 12 (23.08%) .NET
7 11 (21.15%) Windows
8 10 (19.23%) C#
8 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.38%) ADO.NET
9 8 (15.38%) WCF
9 8 (15.38%) WPF
10 7 (13.46%) Linux
10 7 (13.46%) Project Management
10 7 (13.46%) HP
11 5 (9.62%) Microsoft

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) OLAP
2 2 (3.85%) OLTP
3 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (7.69%) Selenium
2 4 (7.69%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (25.00%) Banking
1 13 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Billing
2 1 (1.92%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 4 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 4 (7.69%) Senior QA Tester
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Functional Tester
5 4 (7.69%) Tester
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Technology Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Junior
8 1 (1.92%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) HTML
2 18 (34.62%) CSS
3 17 (32.69%) Ajax
4 14 (26.92%) HTML5
5 13 (25.00%) CSS3
5 13 (25.00%) Sass
5 13 (25.00%) LESS
5 13 (25.00%) JSON
6 12 (23.08%) .NET
7 8 (15.38%) ADO.NET
7 8 (15.38%) WCF
7 8 (15.38%) WPF
8 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.92%) Web Services
8 1 (1.92%) XML
8 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) PMI
2 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) FMCG
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) OpenVMS
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Web Development
2 13 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (13.46%) Project Management
4 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Test Management
5 4 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
5 4 (7.69%) Change Management
5 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 4 (7.69%) ITIL
6 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.85%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.85%) Workflow
7 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 13 (25.00%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) C#
4 4 (7.69%) PHP
4 4 (7.69%) PowerHouse
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) Java
6 2 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.92%) Korn
7 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) MCSA
2 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) ACCA
3 1 (1.92%) CEH
3 1 (1.92%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
1 4 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) HP
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Veritas
4 3 (5.77%) Infoblox
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.92%) Siebel
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Craigavon, County Armagh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + plus bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Citi
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Templeton and Partners (BE & NL)
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £49000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago