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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 60.87% 51.11% 43.75%
As % of the General category 73.68% 63.89% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £90,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
19 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 82.61% 80.00% 59.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 2015, 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%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (26.32%) Retail
5 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 8 (21.05%) Product Management
6 7 (18.42%) Line Management
7 6 (15.79%) DRM
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) Hyperion
7 6 (15.79%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (15.79%) Change Management
7 6 (15.79%) Data Management
7 6 (15.79%) Essbase
7 6 (15.79%) Marketing
7 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 6 (15.79%) NFC
7 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.16%) Data Mining
8 5 (13.16%) SAS
8 5 (13.16%) SLA
9 4 (10.53%) Windows
9 4 (10.53%) SQL
9 4 (10.53%) Banking
9 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
9 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.53%) DevOps

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 5 (13.16%) 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
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) NFC
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Essbase
2 5 (13.16%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.89%) Spotfire
3 3 (7.89%) QlikView
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (26.32%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Senior Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Strategy Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Hyperion Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Product Marketing Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Strategy Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Product Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.89%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
3 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Product Management
5 7 (18.42%) Line Management
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Data Management
6 6 (15.79%) DRM
6 6 (15.79%) Project Management
6 6 (15.79%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.53%) DevOps
7 4 (10.53%) Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Quality Management
9 2 (5.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) R
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 6 (15.79%) Hyperion
1 6 (15.79%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (10.53%) Tableau
3 3 (7.89%) Cognos
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Adobe
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Business Objects