The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the South Coast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast 28.57% 33.33% -
As % of the General category 36.36% 41.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £97,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
England

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

General Category
South Coast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast 78.57% 80.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 11
Average salary £56,250 £62,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

Finance
Salary Trend in the South Coast

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

Finance Salary Trend in the South Coast

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Coast 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 3 (42.86%) SAP
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) V-Model
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Coast 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Test Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Development
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) V-Model
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft