The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 24 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Finance 62 98 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 8.42% 9.86% 12.61%
As % of the General category 26.16% 34.88% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 59 94 116
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £61,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

General Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
237 281 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.20% 28.27% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 163 241 322
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Finance
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Oxford region.

Finance Salary Trend in Oxford

Finance
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Oxford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (22.31%) Project Management
2 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.66%) ERP
3 24 (19.83%) .NET
3 24 (19.83%) C#
3 24 (19.83%) Degree
4 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET
7 18 (14.88%) XML
7 18 (14.88%) SQL
8 16 (13.22%) Web Services
9 15 (12.40%) CRM
9 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
10 14 (11.57%) Publishing
11 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
11 13 (10.74%) SAP
11 13 (10.74%) Retail
11 13 (10.74%) jQuery
12 12 (9.92%) Oracle
12 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
12 12 (9.92%) Risk Management
12 12 (9.92%) Manufacturing
13 10 (8.26%) Change Management
13 10 (8.26%) Mathematics
13 10 (8.26%) Physics
13 10 (8.26%) Computer Science
13 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) FormScape
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.96%) MS Project
3 5 (4.13%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MFGPRO
1 8 (6.61%) SAP GRC
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.13%) SAP HR
4 4 (3.31%) SAP SD
4 4 (3.31%) SAP FI
4 4 (3.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (3.31%) SAP CO
4 4 (3.31%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 4 (3.31%) SAP SCM
4 4 (3.31%) SAP LE
5 2 (1.65%) Sage 1000
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.66%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.61%) SAP BW
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.83%) OLAP
7 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) Big Data
7 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.83%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.83%) JMeter
2 1 (0.83%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.83%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 14 (11.57%) Publishing
2 13 (10.74%) Retail
3 12 (9.92%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.61%) Marketing
5 7 (5.79%) Local Government
5 7 (5.79%) Banking
6 6 (4.96%) Legal
7 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.65%) Automotive
8 2 (1.65%) Games
8 2 (1.65%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.83%) Law
9 1 (0.83%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (23.14%) Analyst
2 25 (20.66%) Developer
3 17 (14.05%) Consultant
4 15 (12.40%) .NET Developer
5 13 (10.74%) C# Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Software Engineer
5 13 (10.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (10.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 10 (8.26%) C# Programmer
6 10 (8.26%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Programmer
6 10 (8.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (8.26%) .NET Software Engineer
6 10 (8.26%) .NET Programmer
7 9 (7.44%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Support Consultant
8 5 (4.13%) Graduate
8 5 (4.13%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.83%) .NET
2 19 (15.70%) ASP.NET
3 18 (14.88%) XML
4 16 (13.22%) Web Services
5 13 (10.74%) jQuery
6 9 (7.44%) HTML
7 8 (6.61%) CSS
8 3 (2.48%) ADO.NET
9 2 (1.65%) Middleware
9 2 (1.65%) Ajax
9 2 (1.65%) HTML5
10 1 (0.83%) NumPy
10 1 (0.83%) CSS3
10 1 (0.83%) Pandas
10 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.83%) WCF
10 1 (0.83%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.83%) ODBC
10 1 (0.83%) ActiveX
10 1 (0.83%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.26%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.26%) Mathematics
2 10 (8.26%) Physics
3 6 (4.96%) Statistics
4 4 (3.31%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.65%) Open Source
5 2 (1.65%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Economics
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) PMI
6 1 (0.83%) GIS
6 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.83%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.83%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Linux
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.65%) Debian
2 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.65%) CentOS
2 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.31%) Project Management
2 25 (20.66%) ERP
3 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.40%) Software Engineering
4 15 (12.40%) CRM
5 12 (9.92%) PRINCE2
5 12 (9.92%) Risk Management
6 10 (8.26%) Change Management
7 8 (6.61%) OO
7 8 (6.61%) EAM
7 8 (6.61%) SAP Security
7 8 (6.61%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (5.79%) PRINCE
8 7 (5.79%) E-Commerce
8 7 (5.79%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.96%) Data Modelling
9 6 (4.96%) Validation
10 5 (4.13%) Resource Management
11 4 (3.31%) Investment Management
11 4 (3.31%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.83%) C#
2 18 (14.88%) SQL
3 8 (6.61%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.96%) C++
5 5 (4.13%) Java
5 5 (4.13%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.31%) Delphi
7 3 (2.48%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.48%) VBA
8 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) C
9 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.83%) VB6
9 1 (0.83%) R
9 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (19.83%) Degree
2 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.65%) CEH
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) OSCP
3 2 (1.65%) OSCE
4 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.83%) PMP
4 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.65%) QA
1 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (10.74%) SAP
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.92%) Oracle
3 8 (6.61%) QAD
4 2 (1.65%) Sybase
4 2 (1.65%) Sage
4 2 (1.65%) Remedy
5 1 (0.83%) HP
5 1 (0.83%) Citrix
5 1 (0.83%) Siebel
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