The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 103 127 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 17.08% 25.15% 27.66%
As % of the General category 39.16% 61.35% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 86 112 146
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Berkshire

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

General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
263 207 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 43.62% 40.99% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 208 182 260
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Finance
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Finance Salary Trend in Slough

Finance
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Slough

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 69 (25.65%) Banking
2 63 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (21.93%) Project Management
4 56 (20.82%) SQL
5 52 (19.33%) Telecoms
6 43 (15.99%) E-Commerce
7 40 (14.87%) Degree
8 38 (14.13%) SDLC
8 38 (14.13%) .NET
9 37 (13.75%) Use Case
10 36 (13.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 36 (13.38%) Microsoft
11 35 (13.01%) UML
12 32 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (11.90%) Business Analysis
13 31 (11.52%) Windows
13 31 (11.52%) CRM
13 31 (11.52%) ITIL
14 30 (11.15%) SAP
15 27 (10.04%) Oracle
15 27 (10.04%) Retail
15 27 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (9.67%) Waterfall
17 25 (9.29%) T-SQL
17 25 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (8.92%) Scrum
19 23 (8.55%) SQL Server
20 22 (8.18%) JavaScript
20 22 (8.18%) PRINCE2
21 21 (7.81%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 4 (1.49%) CMS
1 4 (1.49%) WordPress
2 3 (1.12%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.74%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.37%) FormScape
4 1 (0.37%) Jetty
4 1 (0.37%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.35%) MS Office
3 4 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.49%) Fireworks
3 4 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.86%) SAP FI
1 5 (1.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (1.86%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.49%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.74%) HFM
3 2 (0.74%) assyst
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.72%) Internet
2 7 (2.60%) Firewall
3 5 (1.86%) MVNO
3 5 (1.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.49%) VPN
4 4 (1.49%) Network Security
5 3 (1.12%) LAN
5 3 (1.12%) WAN
6 2 (0.74%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.74%) Wireless
6 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.37%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (5.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (5.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (1.86%) Big Data
4 5 (1.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.86%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.86%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.12%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.12%) DB2
5 3 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.74%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 4 (1.49%) Axure RP
2 3 (1.12%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 69 (25.65%) Banking
2 52 (19.33%) Telecoms
3 27 (10.04%) Retail
4 18 (6.69%) Advertising
5 17 (6.32%) Marketing
6 9 (3.35%) Legal
7 6 (2.23%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.86%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.86%) Automotive
9 4 (1.49%) Billing
10 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.37%) French Language
11 1 (0.37%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Law
11 1 (0.37%) Back Office
11 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 79 (29.37%) Analyst
2 59 (21.93%) Developer
3 53 (19.70%) Business Analyst
4 32 (11.90%) Project Manager
5 21 (7.81%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (7.43%) Business Manager
7 18 (6.69%) Senior Business Analyst
7 18 (6.69%) Change Manager
8 17 (6.32%) Financial Business Analyst
9 16 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 15 (5.58%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 15 (5.58%) Consultant
11 13 (4.83%) Business Change Manager
12 12 (4.46%) .NET Developer
12 12 (4.46%) Architect
12 12 (4.46%) Cognos Developer
13 11 (4.09%) Senior Manager
13 11 (4.09%) Support Engineer
13 11 (4.09%) Security Analyst
14 10 (3.72%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (14.13%) .NET
2 21 (7.81%) XML
3 17 (6.32%) jQuery
4 13 (4.83%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.46%) SOAP
6 8 (2.97%) HTML
6 8 (2.97%) .NET Framework
6 8 (2.97%) Entity Framework
7 7 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.23%) XSLT
8 6 (2.23%) LINQ
8 6 (2.23%) Ajax
9 5 (1.86%) CSS3
9 5 (1.86%) HTML5
9 5 (1.86%) CSS
10 4 (1.49%) Middleware
10 4 (1.49%) ADO.NET
10 4 (1.49%) Web Services
10 4 (1.49%) REST
11 3 (1.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.43%) FMCG
3 15 (5.58%) Social Network
4 12 (4.46%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.60%) User Experience
6 5 (1.86%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.86%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.86%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.86%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.49%) W3C
7 4 (1.49%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.12%) iSeries
8 3 (1.12%) HP Storage
8 3 (1.12%) NHS
9 2 (0.74%) e-Health
9 2 (0.74%) Social Media
9 2 (0.74%) Statistics
10 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.52%) Windows
2 14 (5.20%) Linux
3 13 (4.83%) UNIX
4 8 (2.97%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.60%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.86%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.49%) AIX
8 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.37%) OS/400
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.93%) Project Management
3 43 (15.99%) E-Commerce
4 38 (14.13%) SDLC
5 37 (13.75%) Use Case
6 36 (13.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 35 (13.01%) UML
8 32 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (11.90%) Business Analysis
9 31 (11.52%) CRM
9 31 (11.52%) ITIL
10 26 (9.67%) Waterfall
11 25 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (8.92%) Scrum
13 22 (8.18%) PRINCE2
14 20 (7.43%) PRINCE
15 19 (7.06%) Data Modelling
15 19 (7.06%) Change Management
16 18 (6.69%) User Stories
16 18 (6.69%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 56 (20.82%) SQL
2 25 (9.29%) T-SQL
3 22 (8.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.06%) C#
5 12 (4.46%) Java
6 11 (4.09%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.60%) ABAP
7 7 (2.60%) Python
8 6 (2.23%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.23%) PHP
9 5 (1.86%) Ruby
9 5 (1.86%) Perl
9 5 (1.86%) C
9 5 (1.86%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.12%) C++
10 3 (1.12%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (14.87%) Degree
2 18 (6.69%) ISEB
3 12 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (4.09%) CISSP
5 7 (2.60%) AAT
6 6 (2.23%) CIMA
7 5 (1.86%) ACCA
8 4 (1.49%) MBA
8 4 (1.49%) CCA
8 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.74%) PMP
9 2 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.74%) MCP
10 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) IIBA
10 1 (0.37%) APMP
10 1 (0.37%) CCNP
10 1 (0.37%) CCIP
10 1 (0.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.60%) SLA
3 5 (1.86%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.49%) WCAG
5 2 (0.74%) GAAP
5 2 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.74%) XenApp
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.86%) Nessus
2 4 (1.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (13.38%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.15%) SAP
3 27 (10.04%) Oracle
4 19 (7.06%) Twitter
5 15 (5.58%) Facebook
6 13 (4.83%) Cognos
6 13 (4.83%) McAfee
7 11 (4.09%) VMware
8 7 (2.60%) ServiceNow
8 7 (2.60%) Citrix
8 7 (2.60%) Dell
9 6 (2.23%) IBM
10 5 (1.86%) LogLogic
10 5 (1.86%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.49%) Adobe
12 3 (1.12%) Remedy
12 3 (1.12%) Cisco
12 3 (1.12%) HP
13 2 (0.74%) Apple
13 2 (0.74%) NetApp
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services Ltd
Salary: From £100,000 to £125,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Neilson Financial Services Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago