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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 457 435 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.43% 16.79% 18.16%
As % of the General category 37.40% 39.58% 48.35%
Number of salaries quoted 305 328 277
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1222 1099 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 46.61% 42.42% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 601 741 610
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £66,700 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 25 November 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Reading

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 372 (39.16%) Telecoms
2 225 (23.68%) Project Management
3 188 (19.79%) Banking
4 154 (16.21%) Retail
5 152 (16.00%) Degree
6 146 (15.37%) Agile Software Development
7 124 (13.05%) Security Cleared
8 122 (12.84%) SQL
9 116 (12.21%) SC Cleared
10 106 (11.16%) Microsoft
11 105 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
12 102 (10.74%) ITIL
13 98 (10.32%) CRM
13 98 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 95 (10.00%) HTML
15 94 (9.89%) SAP
16 88 (9.26%) JavaScript
17 87 (9.16%) Mentoring
18 86 (9.05%) Windows
19 83 (8.74%) CSS
19 83 (8.74%) ISEB
19 83 (8.74%) Scrum
20 82 (8.63%) Marketing
21 78 (8.21%) Risk Management
22 76 (8.00%) MS Excel
23 74 (7.79%) Java
23 74 (7.79%) Migration
24 73 (7.68%) jQuery
25 70 (7.37%) Service Delivery
26 69 (7.26%) QA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 40 (4.21%) Tomcat
2 36 (3.79%) Apache
3 35 (3.68%) Apache Solr
4 29 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.68%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.16%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (0.95%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.74%) Drupal
10 6 (0.63%) Lync
11 4 (0.42%) JBoss
11 4 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (0.32%) CICS
12 3 (0.32%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.21%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 76 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 62 (6.53%) MS Office
3 22 (2.32%) MS Project
4 16 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 30 (3.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 27 (2.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.95%) SAP CO
4 9 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (0.95%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.74%) JDE OneWorld
5 7 (0.74%) SAP BPC
6 6 (0.63%) Agresso
6 6 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.42%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.42%) SAP FI-GL
8 4 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.42%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.21%) Maximo
10 2 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.58%) SaaS
2 28 (2.95%) Office 365
3 22 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.63%) Force.com
5 6 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.53%) HTTP
2 40 (4.21%) Internet
3 32 (3.37%) Firewall
4 27 (2.84%) Wireless
5 18 (1.89%) LAN
5 18 (1.89%) WAN
6 14 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 13 (1.37%) DNS
8 12 (1.26%) SMTP
9 9 (0.95%) LDAP
9 9 (0.95%) SSL
9 9 (0.95%) Unified Communications
9 9 (0.95%) Radio Access Network
10 8 (0.84%) MVNO
10 8 (0.84%) OSPF
10 8 (0.84%) BGP
10 8 (0.84%) EIGRP
10 8 (0.84%) IGRP
10 8 (0.84%) TACACS
11 6 (0.63%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.63%) MySQL
3 23 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (0.84%) QlikView
9 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (0.84%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (0.74%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.63%) OLAP
11 6 (0.63%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.53%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.42%) PerformancePoint
13 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.42%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 44 (4.63%) Selenium
1 44 (4.63%) Git (software)
2 35 (3.68%) Mockito
3 26 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (1.58%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.37%) TestDirector
6 11 (1.16%) Subversion
7 10 (1.05%) Maven
7 10 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.05%) Jenkins
8 8 (0.84%) NUnit
8 8 (0.84%) WebDriver
8 8 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.53%) WinRunner
10 4 (0.42%) JUnit
11 3 (0.32%) JIRA
11 3 (0.32%) Trac
11 3 (0.32%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.21%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.21%) Ant
General
1 372 (39.16%) Telecoms
2 188 (19.79%) Banking
3 154 (16.21%) Retail
4 82 (8.63%) Marketing
5 52 (5.47%) Manufacturing
6 42 (4.42%) German Language
7 37 (3.89%) Legal
8 35 (3.68%) Advertising
9 34 (3.58%) Billing
10 29 (3.05%) Back Office
11 26 (2.74%) Electronics
12 25 (2.63%) Aerospace
13 19 (2.00%) General Ledger
14 18 (1.89%) Multimedia
15 8 (0.84%) Games
16 5 (0.53%) Publishing
16 5 (0.53%) Automotive
17 2 (0.21%) Front Office
17 2 (0.21%) Military
17 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (20.53%) Consultant
2 141 (14.84%) Analyst
3 109 (11.47%) Project Manager
4 102 (10.74%) Architect
5 82 (8.63%) Developer
6 60 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
7 57 (6.00%) Test Analyst
8 44 (4.63%) Business Analyst
9 42 (4.42%) Test Manager
10 37 (3.89%) Senior Analyst
11 35 (3.68%) Java Consultant
12 31 (3.26%) Java Developer
13 30 (3.16%) JDE Consultant
14 29 (3.05%) Senior Consultant
14 29 (3.05%) Recruitment Consultant
15 25 (2.63%) C# Developer
15 25 (2.63%) Resourcer
15 25 (2.63%) Recruitment Resourcer
15 25 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
16 24 (2.53%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (10.00%) HTML
2 83 (8.74%) CSS
3 73 (7.68%) jQuery
4 65 (6.84%) XML
5 56 (5.89%) Web Services
6 49 (5.16%) JSP
7 47 (4.95%) J2EE
8 46 (4.84%) .NET
9 43 (4.53%) Spring
10 40 (4.21%) XHTML
11 38 (4.00%) Java EE
12 36 (3.79%) XSLT
12 36 (3.79%) ASP.NET
13 26 (2.74%) Ajax
14 23 (2.42%) WCF
15 17 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (1.68%) HTML5
17 15 (1.58%) SOAP
18 14 (1.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 105 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 37 (3.89%) iPad
4 35 (3.68%) Client/Server
5 21 (2.21%) DTV
6 19 (2.00%) PMI
7 18 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.37%) Blackberry
8 13 (1.37%) Social Media
9 12 (1.26%) User Experience
10 11 (1.16%) Mathematics
11 9 (0.95%) Open Source
12 8 (0.84%) Smart Meter
13 7 (0.74%) RMADS
13 7 (0.74%) CMDB
13 7 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.63%) iPhone
14 6 (0.63%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.63%) NHS
15 5 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 86 (9.05%) Windows
2 56 (5.89%) Linux
3 27 (2.84%) Windows 7
4 23 (2.42%) UNIX
4 23 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.53%) zOS
6 5 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.42%) Debian
7 4 (0.42%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.32%) Android
9 2 (0.21%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.21%) AIX
9 2 (0.21%) Solaris
9 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.21%) CentOS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (23.68%) Project Management
2 146 (15.37%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (10.74%) ITIL
4 98 (10.32%) CRM
4 98 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 87 (9.16%) Mentoring
6 83 (8.74%) Scrum
7 78 (8.21%) Risk Management
8 74 (7.79%) Migration
9 70 (7.37%) Service Delivery
10 68 (7.16%) PRINCE2
11 63 (6.63%) E-Commerce
12 62 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
13 61 (6.42%) Programme Management
14 58 (6.11%) Business Analysis
15 56 (5.89%) Business Development
16 54 (5.68%) Unit Testing
17 49 (5.16%) Software Testing
18 48 (5.05%) Test Management
18 48 (5.05%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 122 (12.84%) SQL
2 88 (9.26%) JavaScript
3 74 (7.79%) Java
4 58 (6.11%) C#
5 31 (3.26%) C
6 19 (2.00%) PHP
7 15 (1.58%) VBScript
8 12 (1.26%) Perl
8 12 (1.26%) Ruby
8 12 (1.26%) PowerShell
9 9 (0.95%) C++
9 9 (0.95%) T-SQL
10 8 (0.84%) ABAP
11 6 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.63%) Python
12 4 (0.42%) JCL
13 3 (0.32%) VBA
13 3 (0.32%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.21%) Pascal
14 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 152 (16.00%) Degree
2 124 (13.05%) Security Cleared
3 116 (12.21%) SC Cleared
4 83 (8.74%) ISEB
5 62 (6.53%) PMI Certification
6 45 (4.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 43 (4.53%) PMP
8 32 (3.37%) ISTQB
9 27 (2.84%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (1.16%) MCSE
11 10 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.05%) ACCA
11 10 (1.05%) CIMA
12 8 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.84%) CCA
12 8 (0.84%) CISSP
13 7 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.26%) QA
2 35 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.58%) ISO 14001
4 12 (1.26%) SLA
5 11 (1.16%) COBIT
6 6 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.42%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.32%) Firmware
5 3 (0.32%) vSphere
5 3 (0.32%) Xen
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 50 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.58%) HP NNM
3 9 (0.95%) Netcool
4 8 (0.84%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (0.74%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.74%) TeMIP
5 7 (0.74%) OVPI
5 7 (0.74%) OpenView
6 4 (0.42%) Windows Intune
6 4 (0.42%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (0.42%) OMEGAMON
6 4 (0.42%) Tivoli NetView
6 4 (0.42%) MOM
6 4 (0.42%) Unicenter
7 3 (0.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (0.32%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.32%) SCCM
8 2 (0.21%) SCOM
8 2 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 106 (11.16%) Microsoft
2 94 (9.89%) SAP
3 54 (5.68%) Cisco
4 48 (5.05%) Oracle
5 40 (4.21%) JD Edwards
6 38 (4.00%) Citrix
7 35 (3.68%) hybris
8 34 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
9 31 (3.26%) HP
10 27 (2.84%) Juniper
11 26 (2.74%) F5
12 24 (2.53%) VMware
13 22 (2.32%) Business Objects
13 22 (2.32%) IBM
14 16 (1.68%) Fujitsu
15 14 (1.47%) Avaya
16 12 (1.26%) Huawei
17 10 (1.05%) Sage
18 9 (0.95%) CheckPoint
18 9 (0.95%) BMC
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £4500.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum 15% Bonus + Gym + Extras
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + OTE is uncapped plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago