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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 28 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 20.59% 11.86% 15.50%
As % of the General category 73.68% 39.66% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 17
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £30,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £87,500 £53,500
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
38 58 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.94% 29.90% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 67
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £22,900 £14,144
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +5 27 £35,000 -16.66% 5
County Londonderry - 1 - -
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) Degree
3 19 (38.00%) Marketing
3 19 (38.00%) Retail
4 18 (36.00%) Telecoms
4 18 (36.00%) Java
4 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (32.00%) Analytics
6 14 (28.00%) Data Analysis
7 13 (26.00%) UNIX
8 12 (24.00%) Oracle
8 12 (24.00%) Banking
8 12 (24.00%) Customer Analytics
8 12 (24.00%) Social Media
8 12 (24.00%) Visualisation
8 12 (24.00%) Tableau
8 12 (24.00%) Algorithms
8 12 (24.00%) Economics
8 12 (24.00%) QlikView
8 12 (24.00%) Operations Research
9 11 (22.00%) Data Analytics
10 10 (20.00%) C++
10 10 (20.00%) Linux
10 10 (20.00%) SAP
10 10 (20.00%) Python
11 9 (18.00%) VBA
11 9 (18.00%) Data Extraction
12 8 (16.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
12 8 (16.00%) R
12 8 (16.00%) Demand Forecasting

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (16.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) SPSS
2 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.00%) Workday HCM
4 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Taleo
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) SSH
2 1 (2.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) Broadband
2 1 (2.00%) DHCP
2 1 (2.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) QlikView
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.00%) Big Data
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.00%) OLAP
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) OLTP
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JUnit
1 3 (6.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) TestNG
2 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) Valgrind
3 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
General
1 19 (38.00%) Retail
1 19 (38.00%) Marketing
2 18 (36.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (24.00%) Banking
4 6 (12.00%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.00%) Electronics
7 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Consultant
2 8 (16.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Data Consultant
2 8 (16.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 5 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Junior
5 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Workday Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.00%) QA Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (6.00%) JDBC
3 3 (6.00%) JSP
3 3 (6.00%) Servlets
3 3 (6.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) J2EE
3 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.00%) Spring
4 2 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) LAMP
5 1 (2.00%) Java EE
5 1 (2.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.00%) WCF
5 1 (2.00%) WPF
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (24.00%) Algorithms
2 12 (24.00%) Visualisation
2 12 (24.00%) Social Media
2 12 (24.00%) Economics
3 9 (18.00%) Data Extraction
4 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (4.00%) DTV
8 1 (2.00%) NHS
8 1 (2.00%) Clustering
8 1 (2.00%) Life Science
8 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
8 1 (2.00%) Informatics
8 1 (2.00%) Health Informatics
8 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) UNIX
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Solaris
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.00%) VMS
5 3 (6.00%) Windows
6 1 (2.00%) OpenVMS
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Analytics
2 14 (28.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (24.00%) Operations Research
3 12 (24.00%) Customer Analytics
4 11 (22.00%) Data Analytics
5 8 (16.00%) Demand Forecasting
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.00%) ERP
7 5 (10.00%) E-business
8 4 (8.00%) Validation
8 4 (8.00%) CRM
8 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.00%) Data Management
8 4 (8.00%) Coaching
8 4 (8.00%) SDLC
8 4 (8.00%) Data Transformation
8 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 10 (20.00%) Python
3 10 (20.00%) C++
4 9 (18.00%) VBA
5 8 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (16.00%) R
6 7 (14.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) CIMA
2 8 (16.00%) MBA
3 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Postgraduate
5 1 (2.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Control-M
2 1 (2.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
1 12 (24.00%) Tableau
2 10 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (10.00%) Intel
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Fujitsu
4 3 (6.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) NetSuite
5 1 (2.00%) Coverity
5 1 (2.00%) HP
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
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ANSON MCCADE
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