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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 43 68 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 74.14% 80.95% 70.19%
As % of the General category 97.73% 98.55% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 42 53 60
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £42,800 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,024
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
44 69 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 75.86% 82.14% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 65
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,400 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £64,860 £85,000
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 15 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 26 (37.68%) Programme Management
2 23 (33.33%) Project Management
3 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (21.74%) Middleware
4 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
5 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
6 13 (18.84%) Oracle
6 13 (18.84%) Planview
6 13 (18.84%) Line Management
7 11 (15.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (15.94%) Resource Management
7 11 (15.94%) MS Office
8 10 (14.49%) UNIX
8 10 (14.49%) Coaching
9 9 (13.04%) Demand Forecasting
9 9 (13.04%) TPMS
9 9 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 9 (13.04%) Legal
9 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.59%) Product Management
10 8 (11.59%) Performance Improvement
11 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
11 7 (10.14%) Banking
11 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
12 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.70%) Java
12 6 (8.70%) SQL
12 6 (8.70%) SLA
12 6 (8.70%) Linux
12 6 (8.70%) PKI

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 9 (13.04%) TPMS
2 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (7.25%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.25%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.94%) MS Office
3 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) FTP
1 5 (7.25%) SSH
1 5 (7.25%) PuTTY
1 5 (7.25%) WinSCP
2 3 (4.35%) SAN
3 2 (2.90%) MPLS
3 2 (2.90%) Wireless
3 2 (2.90%) DMVPN
3 2 (2.90%) WAN
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.25%) DB2
2 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) JIRA
2 5 (7.25%) Toad
3 1 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.45%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (13.04%) Legal
2 7 (10.14%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Marketing
4 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Analyst
2 10 (14.49%) Architect
3 8 (11.59%) Product Manager
3 8 (11.59%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Programme Manager
5 5 (7.25%) PMO Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Software Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Environment Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (4.35%) Customer Services Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Backup Specialist
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) Middleware
2 5 (7.25%) XML
2 5 (7.25%) JMS
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.90%) ServiceStack
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.70%) PKI
3 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.25%) Open Source
3 5 (7.25%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.45%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.45%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.45%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.45%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) UNIX
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.90%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) AIX
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Programme Management
2 23 (33.33%) Project Management
3 13 (18.84%) Line Management
4 11 (15.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (15.94%) Resource Management
5 10 (14.49%) Coaching
6 9 (13.04%) Demand Forecasting
6 9 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.59%) Product Management
7 8 (11.59%) Performance Improvement
8 7 (10.14%) Data Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) Software Architecture
9 6 (8.70%) Business Development
9 6 (8.70%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.25%) ERP
10 5 (7.25%) Quality Management
10 5 (7.25%) Operations Management
10 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) Shell Script
2 6 (8.70%) Java
2 6 (8.70%) SQL
3 3 (4.35%) Erlang
4 2 (2.90%) AWK
4 2 (2.90%) Perl
5 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.45%) VBA
5 1 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) ISEB
1 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (5.80%) CCNP
2 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.90%) CCDP
3 2 (2.90%) CCDE
4 1 (1.45%) ACCA
4 1 (1.45%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 5 (7.25%) ISO 8583
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (1.45%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) Planview
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) TIBCO
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco
5 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.90%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.90%) F5
5 2 (2.90%) Juniper
6 1 (1.45%) NetApp
6 1 (1.45%) StorageTek
6 1 (1.45%) Veritas
6 1 (1.45%) Sun
6 1 (1.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) Symantec
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) Brocade