The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 59 12 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 75.64% 35.29% 62.50%
As % of the General category 98.33% 80.00% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 53 11 68
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

General Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 15 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 76.92% 44.12% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 54 14 74
Average salary £65,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £65,000 £63,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Finance
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Rickmansworth region.

Finance Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Finance
Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Rickmansworth region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 32 (32.00%) Oracle
2 31 (31.00%) Programme Management
3 29 (29.00%) Middleware
4 27 (27.00%) XML
5 26 (26.00%) MS Office
6 24 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
8 22 (22.00%) Java
8 22 (22.00%) Relational Database
8 22 (22.00%) Line Management
9 21 (21.00%) WebLogic
9 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
10 20 (20.00%) SQL
11 19 (19.00%) DB2
11 19 (19.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 19 (19.00%) JMS
11 19 (19.00%) MQSeries
11 19 (19.00%) Project Management
11 19 (19.00%) TIBCO
11 19 (19.00%) Management Information System
11 19 (19.00%) PKI
11 19 (19.00%) WebSphere
11 19 (19.00%) Open Source
12 17 (17.00%) Waterfall
13 16 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (16.00%) Shell Script
14 15 (15.00%) Web Services
14 15 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (15.00%) Spring
15 14 (14.00%) Application Packaging

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 21 (21.00%) WebLogic
2 19 (19.00%) MQSeries
2 19 (19.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (19.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (7.00%) IIS
4 5 (5.00%) TPMS
5 2 (2.00%) Apache
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 26 (26.00%) MS Office
2 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) SSL
2 9 (9.00%) FTP
2 9 (9.00%) SSH
2 9 (9.00%) PuTTY
2 9 (9.00%) WinSCP
3 2 (2.00%) HTTP
4 1 (1.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) Relational Database
2 19 (19.00%) DB2
3 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Toad
1 9 (9.00%) JIRA
2 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (7.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.00%) Ant
4 1 (1.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (6.00%) Marketing
2 5 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (35.00%) Architect
2 19 (19.00%) Analyst
3 10 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (8.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 8 (8.00%) Developer
4 8 (8.00%) Principal Architect
4 8 (8.00%) Senior Architect
5 7 (7.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Environment Manager
6 5 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 5 (5.00%) PMO Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Software Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Capacity Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.00%) Middleware
2 27 (27.00%) XML
3 19 (19.00%) JMS
4 15 (15.00%) Web Services
4 15 (15.00%) Spring
5 14 (14.00%) Application Packaging
5 14 (14.00%) RESTful
6 9 (9.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (7.00%) Ajax
7 7 (7.00%) XSL
7 7 (7.00%) HTML
7 7 (7.00%) .NET
8 3 (3.00%) J2EE
9 1 (1.00%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.00%) Management Information System
1 19 (19.00%) PKI
1 19 (19.00%) Open Source
2 11 (11.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.00%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.00%) UNIX
2 9 (9.00%) Linux
3 7 (7.00%) Windows
4 6 (6.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.00%) Programme Management
2 24 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.00%) Line Management
4 19 (19.00%) Project Management
5 17 (17.00%) Waterfall
6 16 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (11.00%) Software Architecture
9 10 (10.00%) Coaching
10 9 (9.00%) Performance Improvement
11 8 (8.00%) Performance Management
11 8 (8.00%) Risk Management
12 7 (7.00%) TDD
12 7 (7.00%) Pair Programming
12 7 (7.00%) Zachman Framework
12 7 (7.00%) TOGAF
12 7 (7.00%) OO
12 7 (7.00%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.00%) Data Architecture
12 7 (7.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.00%) Java
2 20 (20.00%) SQL
3 16 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.00%) C#
4 7 (7.00%) C++
4 7 (7.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.00%) Erlang
6 4 (4.00%) AWK
6 4 (4.00%) Korn
6 4 (4.00%) Perl
6 4 (4.00%) VBA
7 2 (2.00%) Python
7 2 (2.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (4.00%) CCNP
1 4 (4.00%) CCDP
2 2 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.00%) CBAP
3 1 (1.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
1 6 (6.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (9.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (32.00%) Oracle
2 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (19.00%) TIBCO
4 14 (14.00%) IBM
5 12 (12.00%) Planview
6 4 (4.00%) F5
6 4 (4.00%) Juniper
6 4 (4.00%) Cisco
7 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.00%) HP