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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 16 28 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.81% 15.30% 16.92%
As % of the General category 55.17% 54.90% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 32
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
29 51 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 26.85% 27.87% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 79
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 Londonderry +2 11 - -
County Antrim -8 3 £32,500 - 10
County Armagh - 2 £40,000 - 1
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 25 (55.56%) UNIX
2 23 (51.11%) Oracle
2 23 (51.11%) Linux
2 23 (51.11%) Oracle Database
3 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 21 (46.67%) Retail
3 21 (46.67%) Fujitsu
3 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (28.89%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (28.89%) E-business
5 13 (28.89%) Solaris
5 13 (28.89%) VMS
5 13 (28.89%) Intel
5 13 (28.89%) Control-M
5 13 (28.89%) Shell Script
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (17.78%) Hyperion
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (17.78%) WebLogic
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (17.78%) Essbase
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (15.56%) Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (17.78%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Project
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (51.11%) Oracle Database
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (17.78%) Essbase
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) OLAP
4 2 (4.44%) OLTP
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium
1 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
1 21 (46.67%) Retail
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.67%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Linux Specialist
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) DBA
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (17.78%) Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Testing Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.22%) Compliance Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Lead Product Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
1 3 (6.67%) WPF
2 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET
2 2 (4.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) GIS
2 2 (4.44%) Spread Betting
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.22%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) UNIX
2 23 (51.11%) Linux
3 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (28.89%) Oracle Linux
4 13 (28.89%) Solaris
4 13 (28.89%) VMS
5 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) E-business
2 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (11.11%) ERP
3 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.44%) High Availability
6 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
6 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) Shell Script
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Oracle
2 21 (46.67%) Fujitsu
3 13 (28.89%) Intel
4 8 (17.78%) Hyperion
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.67%) Ab Initio
7 2 (4.44%) Actimize
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.22%) Cognizant
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Armagh, Northern Ireland
Armagh Observatory & Planetarium
Salary: £28,500 - £31,135
Posted: 21 days ago