The first 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 30 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 419 389 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.63% 16.94% 19.10%
As % of the General category 42.93% 43.86% 54.75%
Number of salaries quoted 304 289 327
Average salary £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
976 887 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.08% 38.62% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 564 605 615
Average salary £52,500 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,600 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Berkshire

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 30 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Reading

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 242 (30.71%) Telecoms
2 172 (21.83%) Security Cleared
3 165 (20.94%) Retail
4 157 (19.92%) SC Cleared
5 155 (19.67%) Project Management
6 111 (14.09%) Microsoft
7 92 (11.68%) MS Excel
8 81 (10.28%) Windows
8 81 (10.28%) Banking
9 79 (10.03%) SQL Server
10 76 (9.64%) SQL
11 67 (8.50%) ITIL
12 66 (8.38%) .NET
12 66 (8.38%) Network Design
12 66 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 64 (8.12%) Risk Management
14 63 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
15 62 (7.87%) CRM
16 60 (7.61%) Marketing
16 60 (7.61%) Degree
17 59 (7.49%) ISEB
17 59 (7.49%) C#
18 58 (7.36%) Business Development
19 56 (7.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 56 (7.11%) Firewall
20 54 (6.85%) PRINCE2
21 53 (6.73%) Back Office
22 52 (6.60%) Migration
22 52 (6.60%) MS Office
22 52 (6.60%) German Language

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.43%) WebSphere
3 19 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 14 (1.78%) Apache
5 13 (1.65%) MS Project Server
6 10 (1.27%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.27%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.14%) Lync
7 9 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.38%) CICS
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.38%) Drupal
10 3 (0.38%) WordPress
11 2 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.25%) CMS
11 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 92 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 52 (6.60%) MS Office
3 26 (3.30%) MS Project
4 14 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) DOC1
7 1 (0.13%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.13%) InDesign
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.76%) Sage 200
5 5 (0.63%) Agresso
5 5 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.51%) HFM
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.38%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (0.38%) Exchequer
7 3 (0.38%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.25%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.43%) SaaS
2 19 (2.41%) Office 365
3 15 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.76%) IaaS
6 5 (0.63%) Force.com
7 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.11%) Firewall
2 49 (6.22%) Internet
3 41 (5.20%) HTTP
4 38 (4.82%) WAN
5 37 (4.70%) LAN
6 36 (4.57%) SMTP
6 36 (4.57%) DNS
7 29 (3.68%) SSL
8 23 (2.92%) TCP/IP
9 21 (2.66%) Wireless
9 21 (2.66%) BGP
9 21 (2.66%) OSPF
10 20 (2.54%) TACACS
10 20 (2.54%) EIGRP
10 20 (2.54%) IGRP
10 20 (2.54%) LDAP
11 10 (1.27%) NetScaler
11 10 (1.27%) SAN
12 9 (1.14%) VPN
13 7 (0.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (10.03%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (2.03%) MySQL
6 9 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.14%) QlikView
7 8 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (0.89%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.76%) IDOL
9 6 (0.76%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.63%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (0.63%) MS Access
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.51%) Adabas
12 3 (0.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 30 (3.81%) QuickTest Pro
2 19 (2.41%) TestDirector
3 15 (1.90%) Selenium
4 13 (1.65%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.27%) Mockito
8 8 (1.02%) WinRunner
8 8 (1.02%) LoadRunner
9 6 (0.76%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.51%) NUnit
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.25%) StarTeam
13 1 (0.13%) ClearCase
13 1 (0.13%) JUnit
13 1 (0.13%) PVCS
13 1 (0.13%) ClearQuest
13 1 (0.13%) Subversion
13 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.13%) PhoneGap
General
1 242 (30.71%) Telecoms
2 165 (20.94%) Retail
3 81 (10.28%) Banking
4 60 (7.61%) Marketing
5 53 (6.73%) Back Office
6 52 (6.60%) German Language
7 33 (4.19%) Advertising
8 28 (3.55%) Legal
9 21 (2.66%) Multimedia
10 15 (1.90%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.65%) Billing
12 8 (1.02%) Electronics
13 7 (0.89%) Publishing
14 5 (0.63%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.51%) Military
16 3 (0.38%) Automotive
17 2 (0.25%) Games
17 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (15.10%) Analyst
2 108 (13.71%) Consultant
3 77 (9.77%) Project Manager
4 76 (9.64%) Architect
5 66 (8.38%) Developer
6 53 (6.73%) Test Analyst
7 35 (4.44%) Senior Manager
8 31 (3.93%) Business Analyst
8 31 (3.93%) Senior Project Manager
9 30 (3.81%) Recruitment Consultant
10 29 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
10 29 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
11 28 (3.55%) Resourcer
11 28 (3.55%) Recruitment Resourcer
12 25 (3.17%) Network Engineer
12 25 (3.17%) .NET Developer
13 23 (2.92%) Junior
14 20 (2.54%) Junior Analyst
14 20 (2.54%) Account Manager
15 19 (2.41%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (8.38%) .NET
2 50 (6.35%) HTML
3 47 (5.96%) ASP.NET
4 40 (5.08%) XML
5 34 (4.31%) CSS
6 30 (3.81%) jQuery
7 27 (3.43%) Web Services
8 23 (2.92%) SOAP
9 16 (2.03%) Ajax
10 15 (1.90%) WCF
11 14 (1.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (1.78%) XSLT
12 13 (1.65%) Spring
12 13 (1.65%) .NET Framework
13 10 (1.27%) Java EE
13 10 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (1.27%) XHTML
13 10 (1.27%) JSP
13 10 (1.27%) J2EE
14 9 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (2.66%) Management Information System
2 20 (2.54%) Client/Server
3 17 (2.16%) Computer Science
4 15 (1.90%) RMADS
5 13 (1.65%) PKI
5 13 (1.65%) iPad
6 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (1.27%) PMI
7 10 (1.27%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
9 8 (1.02%) CMDB
9 8 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (1.02%) Social Media
9 8 (1.02%) GIS
9 8 (1.02%) DTV
10 7 (0.89%) DataPower
10 7 (0.89%) FMCG
10 7 (0.89%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.63%) Open Source
12 4 (0.51%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 81 (10.28%) Windows
2 42 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (4.06%) Linux
4 21 (2.66%) UNIX
5 19 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.03%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.02%) AIX
8 7 (0.89%) Solaris
8 7 (0.89%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.63%) zOS
10 4 (0.51%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) VMS
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.13%) Android
11 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (19.67%) Project Management
2 67 (8.50%) ITIL
3 66 (8.38%) Network Design
3 66 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (8.12%) Risk Management
5 63 (7.99%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (7.87%) CRM
7 58 (7.36%) Business Development
8 54 (6.85%) PRINCE2
9 52 (6.60%) Migration
10 50 (6.35%) Service Delivery
11 46 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
12 44 (5.58%) Programme Management
13 43 (5.46%) Six Sigma
14 42 (5.33%) Load Balancing
15 40 (5.08%) Service Management
16 38 (4.82%) Scrum
16 38 (4.82%) Information Security
17 37 (4.70%) Business Analysis
17 37 (4.70%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (9.64%) SQL
2 59 (7.49%) C#
3 45 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 31 (3.93%) Java
5 22 (2.79%) VBScript
6 14 (1.78%) C
7 12 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.40%) Ruby
9 10 (1.27%) Python
9 10 (1.27%) PHP
10 9 (1.14%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.14%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.76%) COBOL
12 4 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.51%) JCL
12 4 (0.51%) Perl
12 4 (0.51%) VB
12 4 (0.51%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.38%) VBA
13 3 (0.38%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 172 (21.83%) Security Cleared
2 157 (19.92%) SC Cleared
3 60 (7.61%) Degree
4 59 (7.49%) ISEB
5 50 (6.35%) DV Cleared
6 32 (4.06%) PMI Certification
7 23 (2.92%) PMP
7 23 (2.92%) ISTQB
8 20 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.63%) MCSE
14 4 (0.51%) CIMA
14 4 (0.51%) ACCA
14 4 (0.51%) MCP
14 4 (0.51%) CCNP
14 4 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 45 (5.71%) QA
3 12 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.27%) COBIT
4 10 (1.27%) SLA
5 6 (0.76%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.40%) ProxySG
4 8 (1.02%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.76%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.38%) Xen
8 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.13%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 47 (5.96%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (3.55%) HP NNM
3 20 (2.54%) CiscoWorks
4 19 (2.41%) Netcool
5 13 (1.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (1.02%) OVPI
6 8 (1.02%) TeMIP
6 8 (1.02%) Tivoli
6 8 (1.02%) OpenView
7 6 (0.76%) SCCM
8 4 (0.51%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.38%) NSN NetAct
10 2 (0.25%) SCOM
10 2 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.13%) Nessus
11 1 (0.13%) CORE IMPACT
11 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 111 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 45 (5.71%) Cisco
2 45 (5.71%) SAP
3 41 (5.20%) Oracle
4 40 (5.08%) HP
4 40 (5.08%) Fujitsu
5 34 (4.31%) F5
6 33 (4.19%) Juniper
7 31 (3.93%) CheckPoint
8 30 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
9 29 (3.68%) IBM
10 18 (2.28%) Citrix
10 18 (2.28%) Business Objects
11 17 (2.16%) Sage
12 16 (2.03%) VMware
13 12 (1.52%) Blue Coat
14 11 (1.40%) Nokia
14 11 (1.40%) Ab Initio
15 10 (1.27%) hybris
15 10 (1.27%) Informatica
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £70k OTE
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
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The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
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The People Network
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Venturi
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