The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 22 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 16.42% 16.50% 8.22%
As % of the General category 43.14% 54.84% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 8
Average salary £55,000 £34,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -38.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 38.06% 30.10% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 27
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
Lancashire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Finance
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Finance Salary Trend in Preston

Finance
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Preston region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Preston

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 15 (39.47%) Business Analysis
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 12 (31.58%) .NET
4 11 (28.95%) J2EE
4 11 (28.95%) C#
4 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
4 11 (28.95%) UML
4 11 (28.95%) Waterfall
5 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (26.32%) MS Visio
6 9 (23.68%) RAD
6 9 (23.68%) PHP
6 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.68%) TDD
7 7 (18.42%) Degree
7 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
7 7 (18.42%) Business Transformation
7 7 (18.42%) User Stories
8 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
9 5 (13.16%) SQL
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle
10 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.53%) Web Services
10 4 (10.53%) Project Management
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
11 3 (7.89%) XML
11 3 (7.89%) ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (5.26%) Jetty
1 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) MS Office
4 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
1 2 (5.26%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (2.63%) Back Office
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (42.11%) Business Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
6 5 (13.16%) Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Business Transformation Consultant
6 5 (13.16%) Business Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Software Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) J2EE
2 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) WCF
5 2 (5.26%) LINQ
5 2 (5.26%) OC4J
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (5.26%) Spring
5 2 (5.26%) JSF
5 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
5 2 (5.26%) Classic ASP
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) Servlets
5 2 (5.26%) Struts
5 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.63%) FIXML
6 1 (2.63%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Derivative
2 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Business Analysis
2 11 (28.95%) UML
2 11 (28.95%) Waterfall
3 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (23.68%) RAD
4 9 (23.68%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) TDD
5 7 (18.42%) Business Transformation
5 7 (18.42%) User Stories
6 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.89%) ERP
8 3 (7.89%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Document Management
9 2 (5.26%) Logistics
9 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) C#
3 9 (23.68%) PHP
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
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