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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 25 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 76 72 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.94% 8.77% 10.20%
As % of the General category 29.01% 22.64% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 82
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £69,600 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
262 318 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.82% 38.73% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 219 295 245
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -9.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,894 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,920 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 61 (35.47%) Telecoms
2 55 (31.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (27.91%) Banking
4 33 (19.19%) Degree
5 31 (18.02%) Windows
6 27 (15.70%) ITIL
7 26 (15.12%) SQL
8 25 (14.53%) Business Analysis
9 24 (13.95%) Microsoft
10 23 (13.37%) ISEB
11 21 (12.21%) Oracle
11 21 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (11.63%) PRINCE2
12 20 (11.63%) People Management
13 19 (11.05%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (11.05%) .NET
14 17 (9.88%) C#
15 16 (9.30%) Linux
15 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (8.72%) SQL Server
17 14 (8.14%) JavaScript
17 14 (8.14%) PMI
17 14 (8.14%) PMI Certification
17 14 (8.14%) Project Management
17 14 (8.14%) Service Management
17 14 (8.14%) ITSM
18 13 (7.56%) Java
19 12 (6.98%) MS Excel
19 12 (6.98%) CISA
20 11 (6.40%) Software Engineering

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (1.74%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.74%) Confluence
2 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (1.16%) Node.js
4 1 (0.58%) IIS
4 1 (0.58%) WordPress
4 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.58%) SugarCRM
4 1 (0.58%) SAS
4 1 (0.58%) FileNet
4 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (3.49%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.16%) SAP Retail
3 2 (1.16%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.16%) Agresso
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.07%) Wireless
2 6 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.91%) DNS
3 5 (2.91%) LDAP
3 5 (2.91%) Network Security
4 4 (2.33%) Firewall
4 4 (2.33%) LAN
4 4 (2.33%) WAN
5 3 (1.74%) DHCP
5 3 (1.74%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.74%) FTP
5 3 (1.74%) HTTP
5 3 (1.74%) IPX
5 3 (1.74%) PPP
5 3 (1.74%) SNMP
5 3 (1.74%) WLAN
5 3 (1.74%) ATM
5 3 (1.74%) ISDN
5 3 (1.74%) SSL
5 3 (1.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) Big Data
3 6 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.91%) DB2
4 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.16%) QlikView
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.16%) MS Access
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.16%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.58%) MySQL
7 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (2.33%) JIRA
2 3 (1.74%) Subversion
2 3 (1.74%) JConsole
3 1 (0.58%) JUnit
3 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.58%) Selenium
3 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
General
1 61 (35.47%) Telecoms
2 48 (27.91%) Banking
3 6 (3.49%) Retail
4 5 (2.91%) Electronics
5 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.16%) Military
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) French Language
Job Titles
1 42 (24.42%) Analyst
2 21 (12.21%) Business Analyst
3 20 (11.63%) Developer
4 14 (8.14%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 12 (6.98%) Head of IT
5 12 (6.98%) C# Developer
6 11 (6.40%) Consultant
7 10 (5.81%) Project Manager
7 10 (5.81%) Risk Analyst
8 9 (5.23%) Financial Business Analyst
8 9 (5.23%) Test Manager
8 9 (5.23%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 9 (5.23%) Head of Business Analysis
9 8 (4.65%) IT Risk Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Lead Business Analyst
9 8 (4.65%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.07%) Coordinator
10 7 (4.07%) Test Leader
11 6 (3.49%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.05%) .NET
2 11 (6.40%) CSS
3 10 (5.81%) WPF
3 10 (5.81%) HTML
4 7 (4.07%) Middleware
5 5 (2.91%) XML
6 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.74%) JRockit
8 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.16%) Spring
8 2 (1.16%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.58%) jQuery
9 1 (0.58%) Mason
9 1 (0.58%) Spring Integration
9 1 (0.58%) WinForms
9 1 (0.58%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.14%) PMI
3 8 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.65%) Clustering
3 8 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.74%) Kindle
5 3 (1.74%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.74%) PKI
5 3 (1.74%) Robotics
5 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.58%) iSeries
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) DTV
7 1 (0.58%) Life Science
7 1 (0.58%) CMDB
7 1 (0.58%) Derivative
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.02%) Windows
2 16 (9.30%) Linux
3 7 (4.07%) AIX
4 5 (2.91%) Solaris
5 4 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.33%) UNIX
6 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.16%) Debian
6 2 (1.16%) Fedora
6 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.16%) Android
6 2 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.98%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (15.70%) ITIL
3 25 (14.53%) Business Analysis
4 21 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (11.63%) PRINCE2
5 20 (11.63%) People Management
6 14 (8.14%) Project Management
6 14 (8.14%) Service Management
6 14 (8.14%) ITSM
7 11 (6.40%) Service Delivery
7 11 (6.40%) Software Engineering
7 11 (6.40%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (5.81%) Change Management
8 10 (5.81%) MVC
9 9 (5.23%) TDD
9 9 (5.23%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.23%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.23%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (4.65%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.12%) SQL
2 17 (9.88%) C#
3 14 (8.14%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.56%) Java
5 7 (4.07%) PHP
6 6 (3.49%) Python
6 6 (3.49%) C
6 6 (3.49%) C++
7 4 (2.33%) Perl
7 4 (2.33%) R
8 3 (1.74%) MATLAB
8 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.58%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Degree
2 23 (13.37%) ISEB
3 19 (11.05%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (8.14%) PMI Certification
5 12 (6.98%) CISA
6 11 (6.40%) Security Cleared
7 10 (5.81%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.74%) CCNP
8 3 (1.74%) CCNA
9 2 (1.16%) GIAC
9 2 (1.16%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) SLA
1 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.74%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.16%) COBIT
4 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.74%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.21%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) VMware
4 7 (4.07%) Cisco
5 5 (2.91%) SAP
5 5 (2.91%) EMC
6 4 (2.33%) Brocade
6 4 (2.33%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.74%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.16%) ATG
8 2 (1.16%) F5
8 2 (1.16%) Citrix
8 2 (1.16%) Juniper
8 2 (1.16%) NetApp
8 2 (1.16%) Veritas
8 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.16%) Northgate
8 2 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.16%) Cognos
8 2 (1.16%) Business Objects
Southampton
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £5.5k Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Mason Frank
Salary: £40 - £80 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + + car, Bonus, Pension, Health, etc
Posted: 17 days ago