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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 90 32 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 56.25% 44.44% 70.53%
As % of the General category 91.84% 78.05% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 82 29 54
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £26,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £83,800 £76,100
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
98 41 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 61.25% 56.94% 72.63%
Number of salaries quoted 90 34 56
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £81,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Rickmansworth

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 63 (45.32%) SQL
2 59 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (33.09%) MS Office
4 44 (31.65%) XML
5 42 (30.22%) Oracle
6 37 (26.62%) Java
7 35 (25.18%) MS Visio
7 35 (25.18%) Waterfall
8 29 (20.86%) Oracle Database
9 28 (20.14%) Software Delivery
9 28 (20.14%) SDLC
9 28 (20.14%) Spring
10 26 (18.71%) PL/SQL
11 24 (17.27%) Business Analysis
11 24 (17.27%) Hibernate
12 23 (16.55%) ISEB
12 23 (16.55%) Mentoring
13 21 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
13 21 (15.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (15.11%) Unit Testing
14 20 (14.39%) Degree
15 18 (12.95%) PRINCE2
15 18 (12.95%) Line Management
16 16 (11.51%) MS Excel
16 16 (11.51%) Project Management
16 16 (11.51%) QA
17 15 (10.79%) UNIX
18 14 (10.07%) Banking
18 14 (10.07%) CBAP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 10 (7.19%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.88%) Apache
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.72%) TPMS
3 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (33.09%) MS Office
2 35 (25.18%) MS Visio
3 16 (11.51%) MS Excel
4 11 (7.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.72%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) Network Security
2 4 (2.88%) HTTP
2 4 (2.88%) SSL
3 1 (0.72%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.86%) Oracle Database
2 21 (15.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.88%) NonStop SQL
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.04%) HP UFT
2 6 (4.32%) Selenium
3 5 (3.60%) JIRA
4 4 (2.88%) Ant
5 2 (1.44%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.72%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.72%) Maven
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.72%) Toad
6 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (10.07%) Banking
2 3 (2.16%) Marketing
3 1 (0.72%) Retail
3 1 (0.72%) Legal
3 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (44.60%) Analyst
2 38 (27.34%) Business Analyst
3 30 (21.58%) Systems Analyst
4 26 (18.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 25 (17.99%) Senior Analyst
6 23 (16.55%) Development Manager
7 18 (12.95%) Senior Business Analyst
8 16 (11.51%) Architect
9 13 (9.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 13 (9.35%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
10 11 (7.91%) Network Architect
11 9 (6.47%) Project Manager
11 9 (6.47%) Test Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) Senior Test Analyst
13 6 (4.32%) Consultant
13 6 (4.32%) PMO Analyst
14 5 (3.60%) Product Specialist
14 5 (3.60%) Coordinator
14 5 (3.60%) Technical Specialist
14 5 (3.60%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.65%) XML
2 28 (20.14%) Spring
3 24 (17.27%) Hibernate
4 12 (8.63%) J2EE
5 11 (7.91%) Java EE
6 8 (5.76%) Web Services
7 4 (2.88%) Middleware
7 4 (2.88%) Application Packaging
7 4 (2.88%) XSD
8 3 (2.16%) XSL
8 3 (2.16%) XSLT
8 3 (2.16%) JSP
8 3 (2.16%) Struts
8 3 (2.16%) JSF
9 2 (1.44%) HTML
10 1 (0.72%) SOAP
10 1 (0.72%) JMS
10 1 (0.72%) HTML5
10 1 (0.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.47%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.04%) PKI
4 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.79%) UNIX
2 7 (5.04%) Solaris
3 6 (4.32%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.18%) Waterfall
3 28 (20.14%) Software Delivery
3 28 (20.14%) SDLC
4 24 (17.27%) Business Analysis
5 23 (16.55%) Mentoring
6 21 (15.11%) Unit Testing
7 18 (12.95%) Line Management
7 18 (12.95%) PRINCE2
8 16 (11.51%) Project Management
9 12 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.91%) Network Architecture
10 11 (7.91%) Network Design
11 10 (7.19%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (7.19%) Risk Management
11 10 (7.19%) SOA
11 10 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (7.19%) Test Planning
12 9 (6.47%) Resource Management
13 8 (5.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 63 (45.32%) SQL
2 37 (26.62%) Java
3 26 (18.71%) PL/SQL
4 8 (5.76%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.88%) Python
5 4 (2.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.44%) Erlang
8 1 (0.72%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (0.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (16.55%) ISEB
2 20 (14.39%) Degree
3 14 (10.07%) CBAP
4 11 (7.91%) HND
4 11 (7.91%) CCNP
4 11 (7.91%) CCDP
4 11 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.51%) QA
2 6 (4.32%) SLA
3 4 (2.88%) ISO 8583
4 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (2.16%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.16%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (2.16%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (30.22%) Oracle
2 21 (15.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.91%) F5
3 11 (7.91%) Cisco
3 11 (7.91%) Juniper
4 7 (5.04%) HP
5 5 (3.60%) IBM
6 4 (2.88%) Planview
7 3 (2.16%) BEA
8 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.72%) Progress
8 1 (0.72%) Atlassian