The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 24 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 4.65% 8.77% 4.88%
As % of the General category 11.76% 35.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £80,000 £40,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.75% +5.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Finance
Devon

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

General Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 39.53% 24.56% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 3
Average salary £41,500 £40,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.10% +3.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,900 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Finance
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Finance Salary Trend in Plymouth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
1 3 (33.33%) Extranet
1 3 (33.33%) DTV
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) Business Development
1 3 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) COBOL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
1 3 (33.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Business Development Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Transformation Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) DTV
1 3 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Business Development
1 3 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) COBOL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft