The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4055 3900 4458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.87% 17.37% 18.20%
As % of the General category 45.07% 44.51% 47.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3077 2836 3704
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8997 8763 9379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.42% 39.04% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6565 6434 7827
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
England

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Finance
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Finance Salary Trend in the South East

Finance
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in the South East

Finance
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 1306 £50,000 +5.26% 107
Berkshire -4 889 £50,000 +5.26% 73
Hampshire -2 555 £45,000 - 64
Buckinghamshire +5 415 £45,000 +15.38% 43
West Sussex +1 293 £55,000 +37.50% 27
Kent -7 204 £45,000 - 21
Oxfordshire +1 199 £45,000 -10.00% 32
East Sussex -7 105 £43,750 -16.66% 14
Middlesex -10 27 £62,000 +37.77%
Thames Valley 0 18 £46,000 -8.00% 2
Sussex -3 12 £55,000 +2.32% 3
Home Counties -4 6 £50,000 -
M4 Corridor +4 1 £67,500 +10.20%
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1539 (20.40%) SQL
2 1260 (16.70%) Project Management
3 1233 (16.34%) .NET
4 1220 (16.17%) Degree
5 1210 (16.04%) Microsoft
6 1080 (14.32%) C#
7 1015 (13.45%) SQL Server
8 952 (12.62%) Oracle
9 918 (12.17%) Telecoms
10 917 (12.16%) Windows
11 760 (10.07%) MS Excel
12 741 (9.82%) PRINCE2
13 705 (9.35%) Retail
14 701 (9.29%) Java
15 667 (8.84%) ASP.NET
16 661 (8.76%) HTML
17 622 (8.24%) JavaScript
18 614 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
19 610 (8.09%) Banking
20 591 (7.83%) ITIL
21 575 (7.62%) CSS
22 565 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
23 510 (6.76%) Business Analysis
24 495 (6.56%) Security Cleared
25 485 (6.43%) Marketing
26 481 (6.38%) Scrum
27 475 (6.30%) Software Engineering
28 463 (6.14%) SAP
29 447 (5.93%) Web Services
30 435 (5.77%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 323 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 223 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 186 (2.47%) IIS
4 152 (2.01%) WebSphere
5 150 (1.99%) SAS
6 113 (1.50%) CMS
7 110 (1.46%) Apache
8 103 (1.37%) WebLogic
9 83 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
10 66 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 62 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
12 46 (0.61%) WordPress
13 44 (0.58%) Lync
13 44 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
14 42 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
15 37 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
15 37 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
16 34 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
17 32 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
18 30 (0.40%) FileNet
Applications
1 760 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 305 (4.04%) MS Office
3 238 (3.15%) MS Project
4 163 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 115 (1.52%) MS Visio
6 58 (0.77%) Photoshop
7 23 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 20 (0.27%) Fireworks
9 17 (0.23%) SPSS
10 15 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (0.13%) RoboHelp
12 9 (0.12%) Niku Workbench
13 7 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
13 7 (0.093%) InDesign
14 6 (0.080%) InfoPath
15 5 (0.066%) Adobe Captivate
16 3 (0.040%) PowerPivot
16 3 (0.040%) Open Workbench
16 3 (0.040%) AutoCAD
17 2 (0.027%) Stata
Business Applications
1 193 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 184 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 115 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
4 88 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 88 (1.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 85 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
6 84 (1.11%) SAP FI
7 80 (1.06%) SAP CO
7 80 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
8 69 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
9 67 (0.89%) Oracle Assets
10 62 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
11 38 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
12 34 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 34 (0.45%) SAP Business One
12 34 (0.45%) Google Analytics
13 31 (0.41%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 31 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
14 30 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
15 26 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 110 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (1.35%) SaaS
3 22 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (0.23%) GitHub
4 17 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (0.21%) Office 365
6 15 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.11%) Force.com
8 7 (0.093%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (0.093%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.093%) Route 53
9 3 (0.040%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.027%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.027%) IaaS
11 1 (0.013%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.013%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.013%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 257 (3.41%) Firewall
2 184 (2.44%) DNS
3 181 (2.40%) LAN
4 179 (2.37%) Internet
5 168 (2.23%) WAN
6 162 (2.15%) TCP/IP
7 160 (2.12%) SAN
8 86 (1.14%) DHCP
9 80 (1.06%) HTTP
10 78 (1.03%) VoIP
10 78 (1.03%) SSL
11 74 (0.98%) VPN
12 73 (0.97%) Wireless
13 60 (0.80%) Network Security
14 44 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
15 43 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
15 43 (0.57%) OSPF
16 42 (0.56%) BGP
16 42 (0.56%) NAS
17 41 (0.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1015 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 213 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 202 (2.68%) Oracle Database
4 183 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 180 (2.39%) Relational Database
6 169 (2.24%) MySQL
7 166 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 131 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 125 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 105 (1.39%) RDBMS
11 90 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
12 87 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 81 (1.07%) Oracle BI EE
14 78 (1.03%) NoSQL
15 75 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
16 71 (0.94%) DB2
17 66 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
18 65 (0.86%) Essbase
19 62 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
20 53 (0.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 166 (2.20%) Visual Studio
2 140 (1.86%) Selenium
3 127 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 99 (1.31%) Subversion
5 98 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
6 89 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
7 69 (0.91%) Git (software)
8 57 (0.76%) Eclipse
9 55 (0.73%) WebDriver
10 51 (0.68%) NUnit
11 46 (0.61%) Moq
12 45 (0.60%) Maven
13 44 (0.58%) JUnit
13 44 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
14 41 (0.54%) TestComplete
14 41 (0.54%) ReSharper
15 40 (0.53%) TestDirector
15 40 (0.53%) MSTest
16 39 (0.52%) TeamCity
16 39 (0.52%) Ant
General
1 918 (12.17%) Telecoms
2 705 (9.35%) Retail
3 610 (8.09%) Banking
4 485 (6.43%) Marketing
5 272 (3.61%) Legal
6 177 (2.35%) Advertising
7 159 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 154 (2.04%) Financial Institution
9 144 (1.91%) Billing
10 130 (1.72%) Back Office
11 117 (1.55%) Manufacturing
12 83 (1.10%) Law
13 71 (0.94%) Electronics
14 47 (0.62%) Front Office
15 42 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
16 37 (0.49%) Automotive
17 35 (0.46%) General Ledger
18 28 (0.37%) Publishing
19 27 (0.36%) Local Government
20 26 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 1594 (21.13%) Analyst
2 1483 (19.66%) Developer
3 767 (10.17%) Project Manager
4 605 (8.02%) Consultant
5 595 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 410 (5.43%) Architect
7 401 (5.32%) .NET Developer
8 357 (4.73%) C# Developer
9 342 (4.53%) Senior Developer
10 262 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
11 261 (3.46%) Software Developer
12 227 (3.01%) Senior Manager
13 215 (2.85%) Test Analyst
14 212 (2.81%) Software Engineer
15 208 (2.76%) C# .NET Developer
16 196 (2.60%) Java Developer
17 170 (2.25%) Support Analyst
18 161 (2.13%) Team Leader
19 153 (2.03%) Senior Project Manager
20 152 (2.01%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1233 (16.34%) .NET
2 667 (8.84%) ASP.NET
3 661 (8.76%) HTML
4 575 (7.62%) CSS
5 447 (5.93%) Web Services
6 425 (5.63%) XML
7 387 (5.13%) jQuery
8 265 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 264 (3.50%) .NET Framework
10 257 (3.41%) WCF
11 242 (3.21%) WPF
12 183 (2.43%) Spring
13 179 (2.37%) J2EE
14 174 (2.31%) Ajax
15 145 (1.92%) Hibernate
16 133 (1.76%) WinForms
17 130 (1.72%) HTML5
18 122 (1.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 117 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 113 (1.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 348 (4.61%) Management Information System
1 348 (4.61%) Computer Science
2 272 (3.61%) Mathematics
3 181 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
4 138 (1.83%) Statistics
5 101 (1.34%) Clustering
6 79 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 72 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
8 70 (0.93%) Social Media
9 68 (0.90%) Replication
10 64 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 63 (0.84%) Open Source
12 57 (0.76%) PMI
13 52 (0.69%) FMCG
14 49 (0.65%) EFT
15 48 (0.64%) DataPower
16 43 (0.57%) Social Network
16 43 (0.57%) Economics
17 41 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
18 39 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 917 (12.16%) Windows
2 329 (4.36%) Linux
3 290 (3.84%) UNIX
4 217 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 190 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 118 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 90 (1.19%) Windows XP
8 79 (1.05%) Solaris
9 76 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 61 (0.81%) AIX
11 56 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 47 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 43 (0.57%) Android
14 34 (0.45%) Windows Phone
15 29 (0.38%) Windows 8
16 26 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
17 22 (0.29%) Windows 2000
17 22 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
18 15 (0.20%) CentOS
19 13 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1260 (16.70%) Project Management
2 741 (9.82%) PRINCE2
3 614 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
4 591 (7.83%) ITIL
5 565 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 510 (6.76%) Business Analysis
7 481 (6.38%) Scrum
8 475 (6.30%) Software Engineering
9 435 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
10 410 (5.43%) OO
11 396 (5.25%) MVC
12 391 (5.18%) CRM
13 368 (4.88%) TDD
14 358 (4.75%) Change Management
15 328 (4.35%) Waterfall
16 310 (4.11%) Risk Management
17 279 (3.70%) Service Delivery
18 269 (3.57%) Analytics
19 264 (3.50%) E-Commerce
20 257 (3.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1539 (20.40%) SQL
2 1080 (14.32%) C#
3 701 (9.29%) Java
4 622 (8.24%) JavaScript
5 280 (3.71%) C++
6 209 (2.77%) PL/SQL
7 177 (2.35%) T-SQL
8 157 (2.08%) C
9 136 (1.80%) VB.NET
10 107 (1.42%) PowerShell
11 102 (1.35%) PHP
12 97 (1.29%) Shell Script
13 92 (1.22%) Perl
14 90 (1.19%) Delphi
15 85 (1.13%) VB
16 83 (1.10%) VBA
17 74 (0.98%) Ruby
18 54 (0.72%) Python
19 37 (0.49%) VBScript
20 35 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1220 (16.17%) Degree
2 495 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 383 (5.08%) ISEB
4 293 (3.88%) SC Cleared
5 177 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 126 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 124 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 120 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 113 (1.50%) PMI Certification
10 99 (1.31%) ISTQB
11 95 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
12 92 (1.22%) CISA
13 76 (1.01%) CCNA
14 68 (0.90%) PMP
14 68 (0.90%) CISSP
15 66 (0.87%) DV Cleared
16 56 (0.74%) ACCA
17 55 (0.73%) MCSE
18 52 (0.69%) CCNP
19 49 (0.65%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 391 (5.18%) QA
2 187 (2.48%) SLA
3 105 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 100 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 88 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 58 (0.77%) COBIT
7 49 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 33 (0.44%) Data Quality
9 30 (0.40%) COSO
10 25 (0.33%) Solvency II
11 19 (0.25%) P3O
12 14 (0.19%) ISO 9000
13 11 (0.15%) BS7799
14 9 (0.12%) GPG13
14 9 (0.12%) GCP
15 5 (0.066%) Basel II
16 2 (0.027%) ISO 14000
16 2 (0.027%) WCAG
16 2 (0.027%) JTAG
17 1 (0.013%) BS25999
System Software
1 371 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 213 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (1.03%) vSphere
4 77 (1.02%) Hyper-V
5 72 (0.95%) XenApp
6 53 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
7 41 (0.54%) XenDesktop
8 40 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
9 35 (0.46%) VMware ESX
10 26 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 17 (0.23%) ISA Server
12 15 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 10 (0.13%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.13%) KVM
15 9 (0.12%) ProxySG
16 7 (0.093%) vCloud
17 6 (0.080%) NFS
17 6 (0.080%) XenServer
18 5 (0.066%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 133 (1.76%) SCCM
2 98 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
3 78 (1.03%) SCOM
4 39 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 22 (0.29%) WSUS
6 19 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (0.24%) Puppet
7 18 (0.24%) Data Guard
8 15 (0.20%) HP NNM
8 15 (0.20%) Tivoli
9 13 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (0.17%) Nagios
10 12 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
11 11 (0.15%) Netcool
11 11 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
12 10 (0.13%) Backup Exec
12 10 (0.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 10 (0.13%) SCSM
13 9 (0.12%) ARCserve
13 9 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1210 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 952 (12.62%) Oracle
3 463 (6.14%) SAP
4 326 (4.32%) VMware
5 273 (3.62%) Fujitsu
6 263 (3.49%) Cisco
7 224 (2.97%) Citrix
8 213 (2.82%) IBM
9 195 (2.58%) HP
10 108 (1.43%) Business Objects
11 102 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
12 100 (1.33%) Google
13 96 (1.27%) Hyperion
14 88 (1.17%) Cognos
15 82 (1.09%) CheckPoint
16 76 (1.01%) Red Hat
17 74 (0.98%) Juniper
18 67 (0.89%) JBoss
19 61 (0.81%) EMC
19 61 (0.81%) Informatica
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £65000 per annum + Healthcare, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Banstead, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance, Stud
Posted: Yesterday
Theale, Berkshire
NTT Com Security
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £62500 - £72500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Experis Engineering
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,500 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 12K Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago