The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Saffron Walden region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Saffron Walden 26.92% - -
As % of the General category 41.18% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Essex

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

General Category
Saffron Walden
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Saffron Walden 65.38% 66.67% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Saffron Walden

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Saffron Walden

Finance
Salary Trend in Saffron Walden

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

Finance Salary Trend in Saffron Walden

Finance
Salary Histogram in Saffron Walden

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Saffron Walden region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Saffron Walden

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Saffron Walden

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Saffron Walden 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (75.00%) MCTS
4 9 (75.00%) MCITP
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) High Availability
4 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (50.00%) Clustering
6 5 (41.67%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Statistics
8 2 (16.67%) MCSE
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 1 (8.33%) MSTest
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (8.33%) MVC
9 1 (8.33%) C#
9 1 (8.33%) .NET
9 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (8.33%) TDD
9 1 (8.33%) NUnit

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Saffron Walden by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Saffron Walden 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) NUnit
1 1 (8.33%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) DBA
1 9 (75.00%) SQL DBA
2 7 (58.33%) Administrator
3 6 (50.00%) Senior DBA
3 6 (50.00%) Senior SQL DBA
4 4 (33.33%) Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
1 1 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (75.00%) High Availability
1 9 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) TDD
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) MCTS
2 9 (75.00%) MCITP
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) VMware