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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 20 16 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Finance 20 23 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.71% 13.77% 32.17%
As % of the General category 31.75% 45.10% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 49
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,600 £55,500
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
63 51 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 30.58% 30.54% 66.28%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 75
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £16,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £51,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 9 - -
County Antrim -18 8 £35,000 -19.07% 6
County Armagh - 2 £40,000 -
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (28.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) Linux
3 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 10 (20.00%) Project Management
3 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (18.00%) Degree
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (16.00%) .NET
5 8 (16.00%) UNIX
6 7 (14.00%) C#
7 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (12.00%) Change Management
7 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.00%) Retail
7 6 (12.00%) Web Development
7 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (12.00%) Performance Improvement
7 6 (12.00%) Fujitsu
7 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.00%) WCF
8 5 (10.00%) WPF
8 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.00%) Java
8 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Project
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) OLAP
4 3 (6.00%) OLTP
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.00%) Essbase
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JUnit
1 1 (2.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.00%) Mockito
General
1 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Games
4 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) Law
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Technology Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Linux Specialist
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Chief Information Officer
7 2 (4.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
7 2 (4.00%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET
2 5 (10.00%) WCF
2 5 (10.00%) WPF
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) CSS
3 4 (8.00%) Ajax
4 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.00%) Spring
4 3 (6.00%) Web Services
5 2 (4.00%) Swing
6 1 (2.00%) JMS
6 1 (2.00%) JSF
6 1 (2.00%) Java SE
6 1 (2.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.00%) XML
6 1 (2.00%) JSP
6 1 (2.00%) EJB
6 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) GIS
3 2 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Physics
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 8 (16.00%) UNIX
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (6.00%) Solaris
5 3 (6.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Project Management
1 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (12.00%) Change Management
2 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.00%) Web Development
2 6 (12.00%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.00%) Workflow
4 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.00%) High Availability
5 3 (6.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.00%) E-business
5 3 (6.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) PHP
4 4 (8.00%) Python
4 4 (8.00%) PowerHouse
5 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) COBIT
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) Fujitsu
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Intel
4 3 (6.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (4.00%) Actimize
5 2 (4.00%) Sybase
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
ANSON MCCADE
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Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30,000 - £65,000 per year
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