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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 375 500 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.98% 20.13% 18.27%
As % of the General category 44.33% 47.66% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 313 357 313
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £93,500 £72,000
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
846 1049 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.32% 42.23% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 579 629 635
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Reading

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 213 (26.93%) Project Management
1 213 (26.93%) Telecoms
2 210 (26.55%) Banking
3 155 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (16.56%) PRINCE2
5 119 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 109 (13.78%) SQL
7 105 (13.27%) Degree
8 95 (12.01%) Scrum
9 81 (10.24%) Oracle
10 80 (10.11%) SQL Server
11 75 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
12 74 (9.36%) Marketing
13 71 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
14 67 (8.47%) Security Cleared
15 66 (8.34%) ITIL
16 64 (8.09%) Java
17 59 (7.46%) CRM
17 59 (7.46%) SC Cleared
18 57 (7.21%) MS Excel
18 57 (7.21%) Business Analysis
19 55 (6.95%) QA
20 54 (6.83%) Data Centre
21 52 (6.57%) .NET
22 51 (6.45%) Windows
23 48 (6.07%) C#
24 47 (5.94%) SDLC
25 45 (5.69%) Cisco
26 43 (5.44%) Management Information System
26 43 (5.44%) People Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (1.90%) SharePoint
1 15 (1.90%) WebSphere
2 13 (1.64%) WebLogic
3 9 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.01%) IIS
5 6 (0.76%) JBoss
5 6 (0.76%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (0.63%) CMS
6 5 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.38%) Apache
7 3 (0.38%) Drupal
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle UPK
7 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.25%) Lync
8 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.25%) SAS
8 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 57 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.80%) MS Project
2 38 (4.80%) MS Office
3 11 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) SPSS
5 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
2 14 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
3 12 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (1.14%) Remedy AR System
5 7 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 7 (0.88%) SAP CO
5 7 (0.88%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.63%) Oracle HRMS
7 4 (0.51%) SAP FI-GL
8 3 (0.38%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.13%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.13%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.16%) SaaS
2 12 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.25%) Force.com
3 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.13%) GitHub
4 1 (0.13%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.93%) Firewall
2 24 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.03%) DNS
3 20 (2.53%) Unified Communications
4 18 (2.28%) VPN
5 17 (2.15%) LAN
6 15 (1.90%) ATM
6 15 (1.90%) WAN
7 14 (1.77%) SAN
7 14 (1.77%) Wireless
8 12 (1.52%) SSL
8 12 (1.52%) DHCP
9 11 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (1.26%) NAS
11 9 (1.14%) Internet
12 8 (1.01%) SMTP
12 8 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (0.88%) HTTP
14 6 (0.76%) VoIP
15 5 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 17 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (1.52%) RavenDB
7 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.01%) DTS
10 7 (0.88%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.76%) MySQL
11 6 (0.76%) QlikView
11 6 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.63%) Big Data
12 5 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
13 4 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (2.28%) Selenium
2 11 (1.39%) MSTest
2 11 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.39%) ERwin
3 10 (1.26%) NUnit
3 10 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (1.14%) Moq
4 9 (1.14%) HP UFT
5 7 (0.88%) Maven
6 6 (0.76%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.51%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.51%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.51%) Toad
9 3 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.38%) TestDirector
9 3 (0.38%) QADirector
9 3 (0.38%) Subversion
10 2 (0.25%) ClearQuest
General
1 213 (26.93%) Telecoms
2 210 (26.55%) Banking
3 74 (9.36%) Marketing
4 34 (4.30%) Billing
5 32 (4.05%) Retail
6 25 (3.16%) Legal
7 20 (2.53%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.53%) Back Office
8 15 (1.90%) Advertising
9 14 (1.77%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.52%) Electronics
11 8 (1.01%) Automotive
11 8 (1.01%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.88%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.76%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.38%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.38%) Publishing
14 3 (0.38%) Law
15 2 (0.25%) Local Government
15 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 170 (21.49%) Analyst
2 141 (17.83%) Project Manager
3 86 (10.87%) Developer
4 78 (9.86%) Business Analyst
5 73 (9.23%) Consultant
6 43 (5.44%) Architect
6 43 (5.44%) Senior Manager
7 37 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
8 32 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
9 30 (3.79%) Agile Project Manager
10 24 (3.03%) Test Analyst
11 20 (2.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 20 (2.53%) Programmer
11 20 (2.53%) Java Developer
11 20 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
12 19 (2.40%) .NET Developer
12 19 (2.40%) Software Developer
13 18 (2.28%) Analyst Programmer
13 18 (2.28%) Oracle Consultant
14 17 (2.15%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (6.57%) .NET
2 39 (4.93%) XML
3 32 (4.05%) ASP.NET
4 29 (3.67%) jQuery
5 27 (3.41%) CSS
6 24 (3.03%) HTML
7 22 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (2.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (2.40%) J2EE
9 18 (2.28%) AngularJS
10 17 (2.15%) WPF
11 16 (2.02%) SOAP
11 16 (2.02%) WCF
12 14 (1.77%) Ajax
13 13 (1.64%) Spring
14 10 (1.26%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.26%) WinForms
14 10 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (1.14%) Unity DI Container
15 9 (1.14%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (6.83%) Data Centre
3 43 (5.44%) Management Information System
4 26 (3.29%) Visualisation
5 25 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.53%) Clustering
7 17 (2.15%) User Experience
8 15 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (1.52%) DTV
10 11 (1.39%) Replication
10 11 (1.39%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.26%) IVR
12 9 (1.14%) N-Tier
12 9 (1.14%) Social Network
12 9 (1.14%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.88%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.88%) PKI
14 6 (0.76%) E-Learning
14 6 (0.76%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.45%) Windows
2 40 (5.06%) UNIX
3 35 (4.42%) Linux
4 12 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.51%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.25%) Android
8 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (26.93%) Project Management
2 155 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (16.56%) PRINCE2
4 119 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 95 (12.01%) Scrum
6 71 (8.98%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (8.34%) ITIL
8 59 (7.46%) CRM
9 57 (7.21%) Business Analysis
10 47 (5.94%) SDLC
11 43 (5.44%) People Management
12 42 (5.31%) Data Analysis
12 42 (5.31%) Migration
12 42 (5.31%) Change Management
13 41 (5.18%) Analytics
14 34 (4.30%) ERP
15 32 (4.05%) Waterfall
16 30 (3.79%) Agile Project Management
16 30 (3.79%) Mentoring
16 30 (3.79%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 109 (13.78%) SQL
2 64 (8.09%) Java
3 48 (6.07%) C#
4 28 (3.54%) JavaScript
5 21 (2.65%) T-SQL
6 17 (2.15%) PHP
7 15 (1.90%) PL/SQL
8 13 (1.64%) Perl
9 12 (1.52%) Python
10 10 (1.26%) VB
11 7 (0.88%) VBA
12 6 (0.76%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.63%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.51%) Ruby
14 4 (0.51%) VBScript
15 3 (0.38%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.25%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.25%) SOQL
17 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 105 (13.27%) Degree
2 67 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 59 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 26 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (3.16%) ISEB
6 20 (2.53%) ISTQB
7 15 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (1.77%) PMI Certification
9 13 (1.64%) MCSE
10 12 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (1.39%) PMP
12 10 (1.26%) MCITP
12 10 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (1.01%) CCNP
15 7 (0.88%) CCNA
15 7 (0.88%) CISSP
15 7 (0.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.95%) QA
2 16 (2.02%) SLA
3 15 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.14%) COBIT
5 5 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.63%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.51%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.25%) TickIT
7 2 (0.25%) WAI
7 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 19 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.01%) Terminal Services
4 8 (1.01%) vSphere
4 8 (1.01%) vCloud
5 7 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.25%) SRDF
6 2 (0.25%) Firmware
7 1 (0.13%) Samba
7 1 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (0.63%) SCCM
3 5 (0.63%) SCOM
4 2 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.25%) Nagios
4 2 (0.25%) HP NNM
4 2 (0.25%) Puppet
4 2 (0.25%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 81 (10.24%) Oracle
2 45 (5.69%) Cisco
3 41 (5.18%) Microsoft
4 27 (3.41%) HP
5 24 (3.03%) SAP
6 23 (2.91%) Juniper
7 20 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.40%) VMware
9 17 (2.15%) Informatica
10 15 (1.90%) CheckPoint
10 15 (1.90%) Twitter
11 13 (1.64%) Blue Coat
12 12 (1.52%) Adobe
13 10 (1.26%) IBM
13 10 (1.26%) CA
13 10 (1.26%) F5
14 9 (1.14%) Tableau
14 9 (1.14%) Facebook
14 9 (1.14%) Remedy
14 9 (1.14%) BMC
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (18%), Flex Fund (5%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car,benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £20k OTE, Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum OTE £130K
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + Full Bens Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £60000 to £67,000 + £5800 Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Henderson Scott
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum +BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + OTE £75k, Bens, Stock
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 18% PENSION, BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago