The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 450 370 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.01% 14.88% 19.43%
As % of the General category 37.69% 38.07% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 326 268 270
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1194 972 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.78% 39.10% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 625 568 639
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Finance
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Finance Salary Trend in Reading

Finance
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Reading

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 257 (29.71%) Telecoms
2 170 (19.65%) Project Management
3 168 (19.42%) Banking
4 152 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (15.95%) Degree
6 131 (15.14%) SQL
7 108 (12.49%) PRINCE2
8 106 (12.25%) Security Cleared
9 104 (12.02%) SC Cleared
10 98 (11.33%) Oracle
11 96 (11.10%) Scrum
12 94 (10.87%) Java
13 91 (10.52%) Microsoft
14 90 (10.40%) ITIL
15 85 (9.83%) Windows
16 82 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
17 81 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
18 80 (9.25%) Retail
18 80 (9.25%) Marketing
19 72 (8.32%) CRM
19 72 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
20 70 (8.09%) Business Analysis
21 63 (7.28%) MS Excel
22 62 (7.17%) ISEB
23 57 (6.59%) SQL Server
24 55 (6.36%) Cisco
24 55 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
25 54 (6.24%) SAP
25 54 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
26 50 (5.78%) Mentoring

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (3.58%) SharePoint
2 23 (2.66%) Tomcat
3 17 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (1.62%) WebLogic
5 13 (1.50%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.27%) Apache
6 11 (1.27%) Apache Solr
7 10 (1.16%) SAS
7 10 (1.16%) IIS
8 9 (1.04%) Lync
9 8 (0.92%) JBoss
10 7 (0.81%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.69%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.35%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.35%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.35%) CMS
14 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 63 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.39%) MS Office
3 25 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.85%) MS Project
5 14 (1.62%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (1.73%) Oracle ERP
3 15 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
6 9 (1.04%) Agresso
7 8 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.81%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 7 (0.81%) SAP FI
8 7 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.81%) SAP CO
8 7 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.58%) SAP FI-GL
10 4 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.46%) Remedy AR System
11 3 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.35%) SAP FSCM
11 3 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.08%) SaaS
2 14 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.46%) IaaS
3 4 (0.46%) PaaS
3 4 (0.46%) Office 365
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.70%) Firewall
2 29 (3.35%) Wireless
3 23 (2.66%) DNS
4 21 (2.43%) TCP/IP
5 18 (2.08%) DHCP
6 15 (1.73%) LAN
7 14 (1.62%) WAN
8 13 (1.50%) VPN
9 12 (1.39%) Internet
9 12 (1.39%) SAN
10 11 (1.27%) HTTP
11 10 (1.16%) NAS
11 10 (1.16%) Unified Communications
12 9 (1.04%) ATM
13 8 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (0.81%) DMZ
15 6 (0.69%) Network Security
15 6 (0.69%) Wireless Security
16 5 (0.58%) VoIP
17 4 (0.46%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 55 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (3.12%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 17 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (1.62%) MySQL
8 11 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.16%) RavenDB
9 10 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (0.92%) QlikView
11 8 (0.92%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.58%) Big Data
14 4 (0.46%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.46%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 22 (2.54%) Selenium
1 22 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.31%) Visual Studio
3 18 (2.08%) Maven
4 17 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (1.39%) Subversion
6 11 (1.27%) Mockito
7 8 (0.92%) ERwin
8 7 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.69%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (0.69%) ClearQuest
9 6 (0.69%) NUnit
9 6 (0.69%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.58%) MSTest
10 5 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (0.58%) Moq
11 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.35%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.35%) Ant
General
1 257 (29.71%) Telecoms
2 168 (19.42%) Banking
3 80 (9.25%) Retail
3 80 (9.25%) Marketing
4 46 (5.32%) Legal
5 34 (3.93%) Manufacturing
6 28 (3.24%) Advertising
7 23 (2.66%) Billing
8 20 (2.31%) Electronics
9 15 (1.73%) Aerospace
10 11 (1.27%) Back Office
11 8 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.69%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.69%) German Language
13 5 (0.58%) Automotive
14 3 (0.35%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.35%) Local Government
14 3 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
14 3 (0.35%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 181 (20.92%) Analyst
2 129 (14.91%) Consultant
3 110 (12.72%) Project Manager
4 88 (10.17%) Business Analyst
5 74 (8.55%) Architect
5 74 (8.55%) Developer
6 46 (5.32%) Test Analyst
7 44 (5.09%) Senior Manager
8 41 (4.74%) Account Manager
9 35 (4.05%) Java Developer
10 30 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
11 24 (2.77%) Support Engineer
11 24 (2.77%) Desktop Support
12 23 (2.66%) Senior Project Manager
13 21 (2.43%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (2.43%) Agile Project Manager
14 19 (2.20%) Test Manager
14 19 (2.20%) Senior Consultant
15 18 (2.08%) Senior Architect
16 17 (1.97%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.55%) HTML
2 43 (4.97%) .NET
3 40 (4.62%) CSS
3 40 (4.62%) jQuery
4 39 (4.51%) XML
5 38 (4.39%) ASP.NET
5 38 (4.39%) Spring
6 35 (4.05%) J2EE
7 28 (3.24%) Web Services
8 20 (2.31%) Java EE
9 19 (2.20%) JSP
10 18 (2.08%) AngularJS
11 17 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (1.85%) WCF
13 14 (1.62%) Ajax
13 14 (1.62%) XSLT
13 14 (1.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (1.50%) WF
15 12 (1.39%) JSON
16 11 (1.27%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (5.55%) Management Information System
3 30 (3.47%) Social Media
4 21 (2.43%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
6 17 (1.97%) Visualisation
6 17 (1.97%) Data Protection Act
6 17 (1.97%) DTV
7 16 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 16 (1.85%) User Experience
8 12 (1.39%) Clustering
9 11 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.27%) iPad
10 9 (1.04%) Open Source
10 9 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.04%) Smart Meter
10 9 (1.04%) BYOD
10 9 (1.04%) N-Tier
11 8 (0.92%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 85 (9.83%) Windows
2 45 (5.20%) Linux
3 43 (4.97%) UNIX
4 23 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.54%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.04%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.46%) Android
9 3 (0.35%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.12%) Debian
11 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (19.65%) Project Management
2 152 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (12.49%) PRINCE2
4 96 (11.10%) Scrum
5 90 (10.40%) ITIL
6 81 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (8.32%) CRM
7 72 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
8 70 (8.09%) Business Analysis
9 54 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 50 (5.78%) Mentoring
11 42 (4.86%) Waterfall
11 42 (4.86%) SOA
12 41 (4.74%) Analytics
13 40 (4.62%) E-Commerce
13 40 (4.62%) Unit Testing
14 39 (4.51%) Migration
15 37 (4.28%) Information Security
15 37 (4.28%) Business Development
16 34 (3.93%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 131 (15.14%) SQL
2 94 (10.87%) Java
3 47 (5.43%) C#
4 46 (5.32%) JavaScript
5 23 (2.66%) T-SQL
6 17 (1.97%) PL/SQL
7 14 (1.62%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.16%) Perl
9 9 (1.04%) TypeScript
10 8 (0.92%) C
11 7 (0.81%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.58%) PHP
12 5 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.46%) VBA
13 4 (0.46%) Python
14 3 (0.35%) Pascal
14 3 (0.35%) VBScript
14 3 (0.35%) Delphi
15 2 (0.23%) XPath
15 2 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 138 (15.95%) Degree
2 106 (12.25%) Security Cleared
3 104 (12.02%) SC Cleared
4 62 (7.17%) ISEB
5 36 (4.16%) ISTQB
6 33 (3.82%) PMI Certification
7 30 (3.47%) PMP
8 24 (2.77%) CISSP
9 23 (2.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 21 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (2.31%) MCSE
12 11 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (1.27%) GIAC
12 11 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (1.16%) MBA
13 10 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (1.04%) MCITP
14 9 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.43%) QA
2 44 (5.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (3.12%) PCI DSS
4 19 (2.20%) ISO 14001
5 13 (1.50%) COBIT
6 9 (1.04%) SLA
7 8 (0.92%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.35%) HL7
10 1 (0.12%) P3O
System Software
1 49 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 16 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.50%) vSphere
4 11 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.16%) Terminal Services
5 10 (1.16%) vCloud
6 9 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.35%) Firmware
8 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.12%) Snort
8 1 (0.12%) Xen
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (0.69%) SCCM
4 5 (0.58%) SCOM
4 5 (0.58%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.12%) Opsview
6 1 (0.12%) Linux-HA
6 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.12%) OPNET
Vendors
1 98 (11.33%) Oracle
2 91 (10.52%) Microsoft
3 55 (6.36%) Cisco
4 54 (6.24%) SAP
5 33 (3.82%) HP
6 29 (3.35%) Citrix
7 25 (2.89%) Juniper
8 22 (2.54%) Avaya
9 20 (2.31%) VMware
10 16 (1.85%) Twitter
11 15 (1.73%) Business Objects
12 14 (1.62%) Huawei
13 12 (1.39%) F5
13 12 (1.39%) JD Edwards
14 11 (1.27%) Tableau
14 11 (1.27%) hybris
15 10 (1.16%) Red Hat
15 10 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (1.04%) Veritas
16 9 (1.04%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Great base and car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension, health
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: BENS
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Bens, Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £50,000 + Bonus, Pension, Health Care & Life Insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago