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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 54 10 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 72.00% 30.30% 60.89%
As % of the General category 98.18% 76.92% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 9 69
Average salary £64,500 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.20% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £28,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,750 £65,200 £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
55 13 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 73.33% 39.39% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 51 12 75
Average salary £62,750 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.41% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £63,800 £63,850
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 18 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 18 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 30 (31.25%) Oracle
1 30 (31.25%) Programme Management
2 27 (28.13%) Middleware
3 26 (27.08%) MS Office
4 24 (25.00%) XML
5 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
7 21 (21.88%) Line Management
8 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
8 20 (20.83%) MS Excel
8 20 (20.83%) SQL
9 19 (19.79%) Java
9 19 (19.79%) WebLogic
9 19 (19.79%) Project Management
10 17 (17.71%) Management Information System
10 17 (17.71%) PKI
10 17 (17.71%) WebSphere
10 17 (17.71%) TIBCO
10 17 (17.71%) MQSeries
10 17 (17.71%) JMS
10 17 (17.71%) DB2
10 17 (17.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (17.71%) Open Source
11 16 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 16 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (15.63%) Shell Script
13 14 (14.58%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (13.54%) Application Packaging
14 13 (13.54%) Spring
14 13 (13.54%) SSL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 19 (19.79%) WebLogic
2 17 (17.71%) MQSeries
2 17 (17.71%) WebSphere
2 17 (17.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (7.29%) IIS
4 5 (5.21%) TPMS
5 2 (2.08%) Apache
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 26 (27.08%) MS Office
2 20 (20.83%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) SSL
2 9 (9.38%) FTP
2 9 (9.38%) SSH
2 9 (9.38%) PuTTY
2 9 (9.38%) WinSCP
3 2 (2.08%) HTTP
4 1 (1.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 17 (17.71%) DB2
3 11 (11.46%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Toad
1 9 (9.38%) JIRA
2 7 (7.29%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.08%) Ant
4 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (5.21%) Legal
1 5 (5.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Architect
2 18 (18.75%) Analyst
3 9 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (9.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (8.33%) Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.29%) Principal Architect
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Architect
6 5 (5.21%) PMO Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Environment Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.17%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Capacity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) Middleware
2 24 (25.00%) XML
3 17 (17.71%) JMS
4 13 (13.54%) Web Services
4 13 (13.54%) Spring
4 13 (13.54%) Application Packaging
4 13 (13.54%) RESTful
5 9 (9.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (7.29%) Ajax
6 7 (7.29%) XSL
6 7 (7.29%) HTML
6 7 (7.29%) .NET
7 2 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.71%) Management Information System
1 17 (17.71%) PKI
1 17 (17.71%) Open Source
2 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.25%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.50%) UNIX
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) Windows
4 5 (5.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) Programme Management
2 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.88%) Line Management
4 19 (19.79%) Project Management
5 16 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 16 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (14.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (10.42%) Software Architecture
7 10 (10.42%) Coaching
8 9 (9.38%) Performance Improvement
9 8 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.29%) Scrum
10 7 (7.29%) TDD
10 7 (7.29%) Pair Programming
10 7 (7.29%) OO
10 7 (7.29%) Performance Management
10 7 (7.29%) Web Development
10 7 (7.29%) User Stories
11 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (6.25%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.83%) SQL
2 19 (19.79%) Java
3 15 (15.63%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.29%) C#
4 7 (7.29%) C++
5 5 (5.21%) Erlang
6 3 (3.13%) AWK
6 3 (3.13%) Korn
6 3 (3.13%) VBA
6 3 (3.13%) Perl
7 2 (2.08%) Python
7 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (4.17%) CCNP
1 4 (4.17%) CCDP
2 2 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.04%) ACCA
3 1 (1.04%) CIMA
3 1 (1.04%) Degree
3 1 (1.04%) CBAP
3 1 (1.04%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
1 6 (6.25%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.04%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (31.25%) Oracle
2 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 17 (17.71%) TIBCO
4 13 (13.54%) IBM
5 12 (12.50%) Planview
6 4 (4.17%) F5
6 4 (4.17%) Juniper
6 4 (4.17%) Cisco
7 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.04%) HP