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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 31.25% 52.63% 47.83%
As % of the General category 50.00% 58.82% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
London

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

General Category
Paddington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 51 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 62.50% 89.47% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Finance
Salary Trend in Paddington

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

Finance Salary Trend in Paddington

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington 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 (36.84%) Degree
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
3 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.05%) Project Management
6 8 (21.05%) Retail
6 8 (21.05%) Marketing
6 8 (21.05%) NFC
6 8 (21.05%) Product Management
7 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (18.42%) Line Management
7 7 (18.42%) User Experience
8 6 (15.79%) Analytics
9 5 (13.16%) SLA
10 4 (10.53%) SQL
10 4 (10.53%) MicroStrategy
10 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
10 4 (10.53%) Banking
10 4 (10.53%) Data Management
10 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
10 4 (10.53%) Tableau
10 4 (10.53%) DevOps
11 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
11 3 (7.89%) Data Mining
11 3 (7.89%) SAS
11 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.89%) Adobe
11 3 (7.89%) SPSS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington 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 3 (7.89%) SAS
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
1 3 (7.89%) SPSS
1 3 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (7.89%) PowerPivot
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Data Mining
1 3 (7.89%) Spotfire
1 3 (7.89%) QlikView
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Essbase
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (21.05%) Retail
1 8 (21.05%) Marketing
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Product Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Strategy Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Hyperion Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Product Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (5.26%) Product Marketing Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Strategy Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Business Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
2 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Product Management
5 8 (21.05%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (18.42%) Line Management
7 6 (15.79%) Analytics
8 4 (10.53%) Data Management
8 4 (10.53%) DevOps
9 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Scrum
10 2 (5.26%) Change Management
10 2 (5.26%) DRM
10 2 (5.26%) Product Marketing
10 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.26%) People Management
11 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) R
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (10.53%) Tableau
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe
3 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos