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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 367 433 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.46% 18.01% 16.53%
As % of the General category 37.91% 40.24% 41.27%
Number of salaries quoted 295 342 260
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £72,500
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
968 1076 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 46.05% 44.76% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 654 622 570
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 10 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Reading

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 223 (28.52%) Telecoms
2 186 (23.79%) Banking
3 165 (21.10%) Project Management
4 159 (20.33%) ITIL
5 152 (19.44%) Degree
6 129 (16.50%) Oracle
7 119 (15.22%) SQL
8 106 (13.55%) Java
9 100 (12.79%) Microsoft
10 97 (12.40%) Linux
11 95 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
12 92 (11.76%) Windows
12 92 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
13 86 (11.00%) Cisco
14 81 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
15 80 (10.23%) Mentoring
16 76 (9.72%) MS Excel
16 76 (9.72%) Retail
17 75 (9.59%) SQL Server
18 74 (9.46%) Firewall
19 71 (9.08%) Data Centre
20 69 (8.82%) Big Data
21 67 (8.57%) Smart Meter
22 66 (8.44%) Analytics
22 66 (8.44%) Management Information System
22 66 (8.44%) .NET
23 65 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
24 61 (7.80%) VMware
25 59 (7.54%) HTML
25 59 (7.54%) QA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (1.53%) CMS
2 10 (1.28%) Apache
2 10 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 9 (1.15%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.90%) JBoss
6 6 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.38%) IIS
9 3 (0.38%) PowerExchange
10 2 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.26%) Drupal
10 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.26%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 76 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.20%) MS Project
3 21 (2.69%) MS Office
4 19 (2.43%) SPSS
5 13 (1.66%) AutoCAD
6 12 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (1.02%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.64%) GIMP
8 5 (0.64%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (3.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
4 8 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.77%) SAP HR
5 6 (0.77%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (0.64%) Sage 1000
6 5 (0.64%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 4 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.51%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.51%) SAP SEM
8 2 (0.26%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 57 (7.29%) SaaS
2 28 (3.58%) OpenShift
3 7 (0.90%) PaaS
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.46%) Firewall
2 40 (5.12%) Cisco IOS
2 40 (5.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (3.20%) DNS
4 23 (2.94%) HTTP
5 20 (2.56%) WAN
6 19 (2.43%) SMTP
7 17 (2.17%) SAN
8 16 (2.05%) MPLS
9 15 (1.92%) BGP
10 13 (1.66%) BIG-IP
10 13 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (1.66%) Internet
10 13 (1.66%) tcpdump
10 13 (1.66%) Wireless
10 13 (1.66%) Wireshark
11 12 (1.53%) Fibre Channel
11 12 (1.53%) OSPF
12 10 (1.28%) VPN
13 9 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.82%) Big Data
3 42 (5.37%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (4.86%) BusinessObjects
5 28 (3.58%) Oracle Database
6 26 (3.32%) Data Mining
7 22 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.79%) DataStage
10 13 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (1.15%) GIS
12 9 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.02%) SAP BW
13 8 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
14 7 (0.90%) QlikView
15 6 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (2.94%) Subversion
2 22 (2.81%) Selenium
3 21 (2.69%) Visual Studio
4 17 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.92%) ERwin
5 15 (1.92%) HP UFT
6 14 (1.79%) Cucumber
6 14 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.28%) Ranorex
8 9 (1.15%) Toad
9 8 (1.02%) JBehave
9 8 (1.02%) RSpec
10 6 (0.77%) Artifactory
11 5 (0.64%) gulp
11 5 (0.64%) JIRA
12 4 (0.51%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.51%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.38%) Eclipse
General
1 223 (28.52%) Telecoms
2 186 (23.79%) Banking
3 76 (9.72%) Retail
4 41 (5.24%) Marketing
5 33 (4.22%) Billing
6 31 (3.96%) Games
7 23 (2.94%) Legal
8 19 (2.43%) Automotive
9 14 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.66%) Electronics
11 12 (1.53%) Publishing
12 7 (0.90%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.64%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.51%) Back Office
14 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.38%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.38%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.38%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.26%) French Language
16 2 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 117 (14.96%) Analyst
2 101 (12.92%) Project Manager
3 97 (12.40%) Developer
4 46 (5.88%) Consultant
5 42 (5.37%) Architect
6 37 (4.73%) Senior Analyst
7 34 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 34 (4.35%) Administrator
8 33 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 32 (4.09%) Support Engineer
10 30 (3.84%) VMware Engineer
11 29 (3.71%) Infrastructure Manager
11 29 (3.71%) Linux Engineer
11 29 (3.71%) SQL Developer
12 28 (3.58%) Business Manager
13 26 (3.32%) Applications Support
14 23 (2.94%) Business Analyst
14 23 (2.94%) Test Analyst
15 22 (2.81%) Network Engineer
15 22 (2.81%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (8.44%) .NET
2 59 (7.54%) HTML
3 45 (5.75%) CSS
4 40 (5.12%) ASP.NET
5 34 (4.35%) Web Services
6 26 (3.32%) XML
7 22 (2.81%) Ajax
8 18 (2.30%) jQuery
9 15 (1.92%) AngularJS
9 15 (1.92%) SOAP
10 14 (1.79%) Sass
11 10 (1.28%) WCF
12 9 (1.15%) CSS3
12 9 (1.15%) HTML5
13 8 (1.02%) Backbone.js
13 8 (1.02%) DHTML
13 8 (1.02%) JSP
14 7 (0.90%) Hibernate
14 7 (0.90%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (0.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (9.08%) Data Centre
3 67 (8.57%) Smart Meter
4 66 (8.44%) Management Information System
5 55 (7.03%) Mobile App
6 46 (5.88%) EMC VNX
7 29 (3.71%) Replication
8 23 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 23 (2.94%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.56%) User Experience
10 19 (2.43%) Clustering
11 12 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
12 10 (1.28%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.28%) W3C
13 9 (1.15%) FMCG
14 8 (1.02%) e-Learning
15 7 (0.90%) PKI
15 7 (0.90%) Statistics
16 6 (0.77%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 97 (12.40%) Linux
2 92 (11.76%) Windows
3 57 (7.29%) Unix
4 14 (1.79%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.02%) Solaris
6 6 (0.77%) Android
6 6 (0.77%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (21.10%) Project Management
2 159 (20.33%) ITIL
3 95 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
4 92 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (10.23%) Mentoring
6 66 (8.44%) Analytics
7 65 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 57 (7.29%) Service Management
9 55 (7.03%) CRM
10 54 (6.91%) Change Management
10 54 (6.91%) SDLC
11 50 (6.39%) PRINCE2
12 48 (6.14%) ERP
13 45 (5.75%) Business Development
13 45 (5.75%) Service Delivery
14 43 (5.50%) Capacity Planning
15 42 (5.37%) Capacity Management
16 40 (5.12%) Migration
16 40 (5.12%) TOGAF
17 38 (4.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (15.22%) SQL
2 106 (13.55%) Java
3 55 (7.03%) C#
4 51 (6.52%) Perl
5 50 (6.39%) Python
6 49 (6.27%) Ruby
7 48 (6.14%) PowerShell
8 42 (5.37%) JavaScript
9 26 (3.32%) C
10 23 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 14 (1.79%) C++
11 14 (1.79%) VB
11 14 (1.79%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.66%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.15%) PHP
14 8 (1.02%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.02%) VB6
15 7 (0.90%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.64%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 152 (19.44%) Degree
2 42 (5.37%) CITP
3 34 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
5 28 (3.58%) CCNP
6 24 (3.07%) PMI Certification
7 20 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (2.43%) PMP
9 18 (2.30%) ISTQB
10 17 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 16 (2.05%) CCNA
12 15 (1.92%) SC Cleared
12 15 (1.92%) Security Cleared
13 13 (1.66%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 12 (1.53%) CISSP
14 12 (1.53%) ISEB
14 12 (1.53%) NVQ Level 3
15 8 (1.02%) CIMA
16 7 (0.90%) ACCA
16 7 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.54%) QA
2 29 (3.71%) ISO 9001
3 27 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 14 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.66%) SLA
6 10 (1.28%) TickIT
7 4 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.26%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.26%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.26%) WAI
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.13%) SDET
9 1 (0.13%) SEPA
System Software
1 56 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (4.35%) vSphere
3 32 (4.09%) Hyper-V
3 32 (4.09%) VMware ESX
4 22 (2.81%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.90%) Docker
6 7 (0.90%) Firmware
7 6 (0.77%) SRDF
8 3 (0.38%) NFS
8 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.26%) iptables
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.26%) XenApp
9 2 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (5.37%) SCCM
2 40 (5.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 40 (5.12%) WSUS
3 11 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.77%) EMC VPLEX
5 4 (0.51%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.26%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.26%) EnCase
6 2 (0.26%) FTK
6 2 (0.26%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.26%) Puppet
6 2 (0.26%) SCOM
7 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 129 (16.50%) Oracle
2 100 (12.79%) Microsoft
3 86 (11.00%) Cisco
4 61 (7.80%) VMware
5 56 (7.16%) SAP
6 52 (6.65%) EMC
7 47 (6.01%) Red Hat
8 40 (5.12%) Qualys
9 28 (3.58%) Citrix
10 20 (2.56%) Juniper
11 18 (2.30%) CheckPoint
11 18 (2.30%) Epicor
11 18 (2.30%) F5
12 15 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (1.79%) Informatica
14 13 (1.66%) IBM
14 13 (1.66%) Infor
14 13 (1.66%) Sage
15 12 (1.53%) NetScout
15 12 (1.53%) NetSuite
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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