The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 19 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 71 96 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.96% 10.92% 10.65%
As % of the General category 36.98% 36.78% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 60 86 85
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
192 261 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 26.93% 29.69% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 150 216 298
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £81,840
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Finance
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Finance Salary Trend in Southampton

Finance
Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

Finance Salary Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 51 (24.64%) Degree
2 48 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (21.74%) SQL
4 39 (18.84%) Java
5 35 (16.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (16.43%) .NET
7 33 (15.94%) Telecoms
8 30 (14.49%) Banking
9 29 (14.01%) HTML
9 29 (14.01%) Microsoft
10 28 (13.53%) MS Excel
11 26 (12.56%) C#
12 25 (12.08%) XML
13 23 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 23 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 23 (11.11%) TDD
13 23 (11.11%) HTML5
14 22 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (10.63%) Computer Science
14 22 (10.63%) PRINCE2
14 22 (10.63%) Project Management
15 21 (10.14%) Windows
15 21 (10.14%) CSS
15 21 (10.14%) Linux
15 21 (10.14%) QA
16 19 (9.18%) HP
16 19 (9.18%) MVC
17 18 (8.70%) SDLC
17 18 (8.70%) BDD
18 17 (8.21%) Analytics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (4.35%) SAS
2 8 (3.86%) IIS
3 4 (1.93%) CMS
4 3 (1.45%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (3.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.48%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.31%) Network Security
1 11 (5.31%) Firewall
2 9 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.86%) CTI
3 8 (3.86%) Wireless
4 5 (2.42%) VLAN
4 5 (2.42%) Internet
4 5 (2.42%) WAN
5 3 (1.45%) BGP
5 3 (1.45%) MPLS
5 3 (1.45%) OSPF
5 3 (1.45%) VPN
6 2 (0.97%) VoIP
6 2 (0.97%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.97%) IPsec
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.97%) Multicast
6 2 (0.97%) WebEx
6 2 (0.97%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.76%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.35%) QlikView
4 6 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.90%) SQLPlus
4 6 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.97%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.48%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (4.35%) Selenium
1 9 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.42%) Grunt
2 5 (2.42%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.93%) LoadRunner
3 4 (1.93%) Subversion
3 4 (1.93%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.45%) LoadUI
4 3 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.45%) JMeter
4 3 (1.45%) ERwin
4 3 (1.45%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.97%) NUnit
5 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.97%) JIRA
5 2 (0.97%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.48%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.48%) Moq
General
1 33 (15.94%) Telecoms
2 30 (14.49%) Banking
3 15 (7.25%) Marketing
4 12 (5.80%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.35%) Electronics
6 8 (3.86%) Advertising
6 8 (3.86%) Legal
7 6 (2.90%) Retail
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (18.84%) Developer
2 29 (14.01%) Architect
3 24 (11.59%) Project Manager
4 16 (7.73%) Analyst
5 11 (5.31%) .NET Developer
5 11 (5.31%) Java Developer
6 9 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (4.35%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 9 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 9 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 9 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 8 (3.86%) Team Leader
7 8 (3.86%) Software Architect
7 8 (3.86%) Applications Specialist
8 7 (3.38%) DBA
8 7 (3.38%) Test Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 6 (2.90%) Test Specialist
9 6 (2.90%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (2.90%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.43%) .NET
2 29 (14.01%) HTML
3 25 (12.08%) XML
4 23 (11.11%) HTML5
5 21 (10.14%) CSS
6 15 (7.25%) CSS3
7 14 (6.76%) ASP.NET
8 12 (5.80%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.31%) Spring
10 10 (4.83%) WCF
11 9 (4.35%) jQuery
11 9 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (3.86%) WPF
13 7 (3.38%) REST
13 7 (3.38%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.38%) Middleware
13 7 (3.38%) SOAP
14 6 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (2.90%) Ajax
15 5 (2.42%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.35%) iSeries
3 9 (4.35%) AS400
4 8 (3.86%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.38%) Replication
5 7 (3.38%) Clustering
6 6 (2.90%) FMCG
6 6 (2.90%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.90%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.93%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.45%) Kindle
8 3 (1.45%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.45%) PMI
9 2 (0.97%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.97%) User Experience
10 1 (0.48%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.14%) Windows
1 21 (10.14%) Linux
2 17 (8.21%) UNIX
3 4 (1.93%) Android
3 4 (1.93%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.97%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.48%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (16.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (11.11%) TDD
4 22 (10.63%) PRINCE2
4 22 (10.63%) Project Management
5 19 (9.18%) MVC
6 18 (8.70%) SDLC
6 18 (8.70%) BDD
7 17 (8.21%) Analytics
7 17 (8.21%) Scrum
8 16 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (7.25%) OO
9 15 (7.25%) Service Delivery
10 14 (6.76%) Unit Testing
11 11 (5.31%) Line Management
11 11 (5.31%) Data Architecture
11 11 (5.31%) Asset Management
11 11 (5.31%) ERP
12 10 (4.83%) ITIL
12 10 (4.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (21.74%) SQL
2 39 (18.84%) Java
3 26 (12.56%) C#
4 23 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.21%) PL/SQL
6 15 (7.25%) C++
7 6 (2.90%) Perl
7 6 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.93%) PHP
8 4 (1.93%) RPG
9 3 (1.45%) Ruby
9 3 (1.45%) Python
10 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.97%) VB
10 2 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.48%) PHP5
11 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (24.64%) Degree
2 10 (4.83%) ISEB
3 9 (4.35%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.38%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.93%) PMP
6 4 (1.93%) CCNP
6 4 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.45%) CCNA
8 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.97%) CCIE
9 1 (0.48%) MCTS
9 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.48%) HND
9 1 (0.48%) MCSD
9 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.14%) QA
2 9 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 7 (3.38%) SLA
4 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.93%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.48%) XenApp
4 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (8.21%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (2.90%) Data Guard
2 6 (2.90%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 29 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.18%) HP
3 17 (8.21%) Oracle
4 16 (7.73%) SAP
5 11 (5.31%) Cisco
6 10 (4.83%) Capita
7 9 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (2.90%) NetApp
8 6 (2.90%) CommVault
8 6 (2.90%) Sun
8 6 (2.90%) EMC
8 6 (2.90%) VMware
9 4 (1.93%) Cognos
9 4 (1.93%) Ariba
9 4 (1.93%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.93%) F5
10 3 (1.45%) Tableau
10 3 (1.45%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.45%) IBM
10 3 (1.45%) Citrix
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