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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 24 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 66 79 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.68% 9.35% 10.32%
As % of the General category 29.73% 31.73% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 61 68 80
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +25.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £75,500
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
222 249 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.55% 29.47% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 179 205 295
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,789 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £81,840
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 43 (26.38%) Degree
2 42 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.40%) Java
4 28 (17.18%) SQL
4 28 (17.18%) TDD
5 25 (15.34%) .NET
6 24 (14.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (14.11%) SDLC
7 23 (14.11%) MS Excel
8 22 (13.50%) SQL Server
9 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
9 21 (12.88%) HTML
9 21 (12.88%) XML
10 20 (12.27%) Windows
10 20 (12.27%) C#
11 19 (11.66%) SAP
11 19 (11.66%) Computer Science
11 19 (11.66%) Unit Testing
12 18 (11.04%) QA
13 17 (10.43%) BDD
13 17 (10.43%) Telecoms
13 17 (10.43%) Banking
14 16 (9.82%) Analytics
15 15 (9.20%) Linux
15 15 (9.20%) JavaScript
16 14 (8.59%) PL/SQL
16 14 (8.59%) CSS
16 14 (8.59%) UNIX
16 14 (8.59%) Spring

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (2.45%) SAS
1 4 (2.45%) CMS
2 3 (1.84%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (1.23%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.52%) MS Office
3 7 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.07%) MS Project
5 2 (1.23%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.23%) SAP R/3
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.36%) Firewall
2 10 (6.13%) Network Security
3 9 (5.52%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.91%) CTI
5 7 (4.29%) WAN
5 7 (4.29%) Wireless
6 5 (3.07%) MPLS
6 5 (3.07%) OSPF
6 5 (3.07%) BGP
6 5 (3.07%) VPN
7 4 (2.45%) VoIP
7 4 (2.45%) VLAN
7 4 (2.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.23%) Multicast
8 2 (1.23%) WebEx
8 2 (1.23%) Telepresence
8 2 (1.23%) IPsec
8 2 (1.23%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.61%) TACACS
9 1 (0.61%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.52%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.07%) QlikView
4 5 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.23%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.23%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.68%) Selenium
3 4 (2.45%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.84%) Subversion
4 3 (1.84%) ERwin
5 2 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.23%) JIRA
5 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.23%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (1.23%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.61%) Grunt
6 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.61%) NUnit
General
1 17 (10.43%) Telecoms
1 17 (10.43%) Banking
2 8 (4.91%) Retail
2 8 (4.91%) Legal
3 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.68%) Electronics
3 6 (3.68%) Marketing
4 4 (2.45%) Law
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (20.25%) Developer
2 22 (13.50%) Architect
3 14 (8.59%) Java Developer
4 9 (5.52%) Project Manager
4 9 (5.52%) Analyst
5 8 (4.91%) Software Architect
5 8 (4.91%) Senior Developer
5 8 (4.91%) Team Leader
6 7 (4.29%) Junior
6 7 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (3.68%) Junior Java Developer
7 6 (3.68%) ScrumMaster
7 6 (3.68%) QA Specialist
7 6 (3.68%) Test Analyst
7 6 (3.68%) Junior Developer
7 6 (3.68%) Test Specialist
7 6 (3.68%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.07%) Test Manager
8 5 (3.07%) Consultant
8 5 (3.07%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.34%) .NET
2 21 (12.88%) XML
2 21 (12.88%) HTML
3 14 (8.59%) CSS
3 14 (8.59%) Spring
4 13 (7.98%) ASP.NET
4 13 (7.98%) HTML5
5 10 (6.13%) FIX Protocol
6 9 (5.52%) WCF
6 9 (5.52%) WPF
7 8 (4.91%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.29%) REST
8 7 (4.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.29%) SOAP
9 6 (3.68%) CSS3
10 5 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.07%) jQuery
11 3 (1.84%) RESTful
11 3 (1.84%) Web Services
12 2 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.66%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.91%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.68%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.07%) AS400
6 5 (3.07%) iSeries
7 4 (2.45%) E-Learning
8 3 (1.84%) Replication
8 3 (1.84%) Clustering
8 3 (1.84%) PMI
8 3 (1.84%) FMCG
9 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.23%) User Experience
9 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.23%) NHS
9 2 (1.23%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.61%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.61%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.27%) Windows
2 15 (9.20%) Linux
3 14 (8.59%) UNIX
4 4 (2.45%) Android
4 4 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.61%) AIX
6 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (17.18%) TDD
3 24 (14.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (14.11%) SDLC
5 19 (11.66%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.43%) BDD
7 16 (9.82%) Analytics
8 14 (8.59%) Scrum
9 13 (7.98%) Project Management
10 12 (7.36%) MVC
11 11 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.75%) OO
12 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.13%) ERP
12 10 (6.13%) Service Delivery
12 10 (6.13%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.13%) Multithreading
12 10 (6.13%) Line Management
13 9 (5.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.40%) Java
2 28 (17.18%) SQL
3 20 (12.27%) C#
4 15 (9.20%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.59%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.52%) C++
7 4 (2.45%) RPG
7 4 (2.45%) PHP
8 3 (1.84%) Ruby
8 3 (1.84%) Python
9 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.23%) Perl
9 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.23%) VB
9 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.61%) PHP5
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (26.38%) Degree
2 7 (4.29%) PMI Certification
2 7 (4.29%) ISEB
3 5 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.45%) CCNP
4 4 (2.45%) PMP
5 3 (1.84%) CCNA
5 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.23%) CCIE
6 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.61%) MCTS
7 1 (0.61%) CIPD
7 1 (0.61%) MCSD
7 1 (0.61%) HND
7 1 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.04%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.61%) XenApp
4 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.66%) SAP
3 13 (7.98%) Cisco
3 13 (7.98%) Oracle
4 12 (7.36%) HP
5 7 (4.29%) Capita
6 6 (3.68%) F5
7 5 (3.07%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.07%) VMware
8 4 (2.45%) EPiServer
8 4 (2.45%) Cognos
8 4 (2.45%) Juniper
8 4 (2.45%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.84%) Citrix
9 3 (1.84%) Tableau
10 2 (1.23%) CommVault
10 2 (1.23%) Remedy
10 2 (1.23%) NetApp
10 2 (1.23%) Apple
10 2 (1.23%) EMC
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