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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 448 341 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.30% 14.42% 19.76%
As % of the General category 38.16% 37.43% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 322 247 250
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £34,300 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
1174 911 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.96% 38.54% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 608 553 643
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Reading

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 280 (31.57%) Telecoms
2 178 (20.07%) Banking
3 166 (18.71%) Project Management
4 151 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 146 (16.46%) Degree
6 135 (15.22%) SQL
7 101 (11.39%) Security Cleared
8 100 (11.27%) Microsoft
9 99 (11.16%) SC Cleared
10 96 (10.82%) Java
11 95 (10.71%) ITIL
11 95 (10.71%) Scrum
12 93 (10.48%) Oracle
13 92 (10.37%) PRINCE2
14 89 (10.03%) Windows
15 87 (9.81%) Retail
16 85 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
17 84 (9.47%) Marketing
18 76 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
18 76 (8.57%) CRM
18 76 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
19 69 (7.78%) ISEB
19 69 (7.78%) Business Analysis
20 65 (7.33%) SAP
21 64 (7.22%) MS Excel
22 59 (6.65%) Cisco
23 58 (6.54%) Mentoring
24 56 (6.31%) HTML
25 55 (6.20%) SQL Server
25 55 (6.20%) Active Directory

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 29 (3.27%) Tomcat
2 28 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (1.92%) Apache
4 17 (1.92%) Apache Solr
5 16 (1.80%) WebLogic
6 14 (1.58%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.13%) SAS
8 9 (1.01%) Lync
9 8 (0.90%) IIS
9 8 (0.90%) JBoss
10 7 (0.79%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
14 3 (0.34%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.34%) CMS
15 2 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 64 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.51%) MS Office
3 25 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.69%) MS Project
5 12 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
5 12 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (1.35%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 11 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
7 9 (1.01%) Agresso
7 9 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (0.68%) SAP CO
9 6 (0.68%) SAP FI
9 6 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
11 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.45%) Remedy AR System
11 4 (0.45%) SAP FI-GL
12 3 (0.34%) SAP FSCM
12 3 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.92%) SaaS
2 12 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.56%) Office 365
4 4 (0.45%) IaaS
4 4 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.49%) Wireless
2 30 (3.38%) Firewall
3 20 (2.25%) DNS
4 18 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 17 (1.92%) HTTP
6 16 (1.80%) LAN
6 16 (1.80%) WAN
7 15 (1.69%) DHCP
8 14 (1.58%) Internet
9 12 (1.35%) VPN
10 9 (1.01%) SAN
10 9 (1.01%) Unified Communications
11 8 (0.90%) NAS
11 8 (0.90%) ATM
12 7 (0.79%) DMZ
13 6 (0.68%) Network Security
13 6 (0.68%) Wireless Security
13 6 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (0.68%) MVNO
14 5 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 20 (2.25%) MySQL
5 19 (2.14%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.35%) QlikView
10 11 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (1.13%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.13%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (0.79%) RavenDB
14 6 (0.68%) Big Data
15 4 (0.45%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (3.16%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.04%) Selenium
3 20 (2.25%) Visual Studio
4 19 (2.14%) Maven
5 17 (1.92%) Mockito
6 14 (1.58%) Subversion
6 14 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (0.90%) ERwin
9 6 (0.68%) ClearQuest
9 6 (0.68%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.56%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.56%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.45%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.45%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.34%) JIRA
12 3 (0.34%) Ant
12 3 (0.34%) NUnit
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 280 (31.57%) Telecoms
2 178 (20.07%) Banking
3 87 (9.81%) Retail
4 84 (9.47%) Marketing
5 43 (4.85%) Legal
6 38 (4.28%) Manufacturing
7 28 (3.16%) Advertising
8 23 (2.59%) Billing
8 23 (2.59%) Electronics
9 22 (2.48%) Aerospace
10 11 (1.24%) Back Office
11 7 (0.79%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.79%) Automotive
11 7 (0.79%) General Ledger
12 6 (0.68%) German Language
12 6 (0.68%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.56%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.34%) Local Government
14 3 (0.34%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (20.63%) Analyst
2 151 (17.02%) Consultant
3 102 (11.50%) Project Manager
4 85 (9.58%) Business Analyst
5 75 (8.46%) Architect
6 70 (7.89%) Developer
7 50 (5.64%) Test Analyst
8 42 (4.74%) Account Manager
9 38 (4.28%) Senior Manager
10 37 (4.17%) Java Developer
11 30 (3.38%) Test Manager
12 29 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
13 27 (3.04%) Desktop Support
14 26 (2.93%) Support Engineer
15 25 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
16 20 (2.25%) Senior Consultant
17 19 (2.14%) Senior Project Manager
17 19 (2.14%) Business Manager
18 18 (2.03%) Senior Architect
19 17 (1.92%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (6.31%) HTML
2 45 (5.07%) CSS
3 44 (4.96%) XML
3 44 (4.96%) jQuery
4 42 (4.74%) J2EE
4 42 (4.74%) Spring
5 37 (4.17%) .NET
6 33 (3.72%) Web Services
7 32 (3.61%) ASP.NET
8 26 (2.93%) JSP
8 26 (2.93%) Java EE
9 20 (2.25%) XSLT
10 17 (1.92%) XHTML
11 14 (1.58%) AngularJS
12 13 (1.47%) WCF
13 12 (1.35%) JSON
13 12 (1.35%) Ajax
14 11 (1.24%) SOAP
14 11 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (1.13%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 85 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 32 (3.61%) Social Media
4 27 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.25%) DTV
6 17 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 17 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 17 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
6 17 (1.92%) iPad
7 15 (1.69%) User Experience
8 13 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 12 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
10 11 (1.24%) Clustering
11 10 (1.13%) Open Source
12 9 (1.01%) Smart Meter
13 8 (0.90%) NHS
14 7 (0.79%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.68%) Thin Client
15 6 (0.68%) CESG
15 6 (0.68%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 89 (10.03%) Windows
2 51 (5.75%) Linux
3 44 (4.96%) UNIX
4 28 (3.16%) Windows 7
5 22 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.13%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.45%) Android
8 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.34%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.23%) Debian
10 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (18.71%) Project Management
2 151 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (10.71%) Scrum
3 95 (10.71%) ITIL
4 92 (10.37%) PRINCE2
5 76 (8.57%) CRM
5 76 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 76 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 69 (7.78%) Business Analysis
7 58 (6.54%) Mentoring
8 53 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 47 (5.30%) Unit Testing
9 47 (5.30%) E-Commerce
10 45 (5.07%) SOA
11 42 (4.74%) Waterfall
12 39 (4.40%) Migration
13 38 (4.28%) ERP
13 38 (4.28%) Line Management
14 37 (4.17%) Analytics
15 35 (3.95%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 135 (15.22%) SQL
2 96 (10.82%) Java
3 51 (5.75%) JavaScript
4 43 (4.85%) C#
5 20 (2.25%) T-SQL
6 16 (1.80%) PL/SQL
7 14 (1.58%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.35%) C
8 12 (1.35%) Perl
9 7 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.68%) PHP
10 6 (0.68%) TypeScript
11 5 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.56%) VBA
11 5 (0.56%) Python
12 4 (0.45%) C++
13 3 (0.34%) Delphi
13 3 (0.34%) Pascal
14 2 (0.23%) XPath
14 2 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 146 (16.46%) Degree
2 101 (11.39%) Security Cleared
3 99 (11.16%) SC Cleared
4 69 (7.78%) ISEB
5 38 (4.28%) ISTQB
6 34 (3.83%) PMI Certification
7 31 (3.49%) PMP
8 30 (3.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 24 (2.71%) CISSP
10 22 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (2.37%) MCSE
12 11 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (1.24%) GIAC
13 10 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (1.13%) MCITP
14 9 (1.01%) CFA
14 9 (1.01%) MBA
14 9 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (0.90%) CEH
15 8 (0.90%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.64%) QA
2 46 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.93%) PCI DSS
4 19 (2.14%) ISO 14001
5 10 (1.13%) COBIT
6 8 (0.90%) SLA
7 7 (0.79%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.34%) HL7
10 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 55 (6.20%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.13%) vSphere
4 9 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.90%) Terminal Services
5 8 (0.90%) vCloud
6 7 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.34%) Firmware
8 2 (0.23%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.11%) Snort
9 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (0.68%) SCCM
4 4 (0.45%) SCOM
5 3 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.23%) Linux-HA
6 2 (0.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.11%) OPNET
7 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.11%) Netcool
7 1 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 100 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 93 (10.48%) Oracle
3 65 (7.33%) SAP
4 59 (6.65%) Cisco
5 36 (4.06%) Citrix
6 31 (3.49%) HP
7 25 (2.82%) Avaya
8 24 (2.71%) Juniper
9 21 (2.37%) Business Objects
9 21 (2.37%) VMware
10 17 (1.92%) hybris
10 17 (1.92%) JD Edwards
11 16 (1.80%) Huawei
12 14 (1.58%) F5
13 12 (1.35%) Tableau
14 10 (1.13%) Twitter
14 10 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.90%) CA
15 8 (0.90%) Veritas
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