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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 24 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 77 87 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.14% 9.71% 11.48%
As % of the General category 31.82% 26.69% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 67 77 95
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £77,000 £85,000
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
242 326 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 28.74% 36.38% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 198 297 252
Average salary £44,375 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,600 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £58,500
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 20 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 59 (30.41%) Telecoms
2 51 (26.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (23.20%) Banking
4 35 (18.04%) Windows
5 34 (17.53%) Degree
6 29 (14.95%) Microsoft
6 29 (14.95%) Business Analysis
7 26 (13.40%) SQL
8 25 (12.89%) ITIL
8 25 (12.89%) ISEB
9 21 (10.82%) .NET
10 20 (10.31%) CISA
11 19 (9.79%) C#
11 19 (9.79%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (9.28%) Project Management
12 18 (9.28%) PRINCE2
13 17 (8.76%) Linux
14 16 (8.25%) Oracle
15 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
15 15 (7.73%) JavaScript
16 13 (6.70%) ITSM
16 13 (6.70%) Service Management
16 13 (6.70%) Java
16 13 (6.70%) CSS
16 13 (6.70%) MS Excel
17 12 (6.19%) HTML
17 12 (6.19%) MVC
17 12 (6.19%) WPF
17 12 (6.19%) Security Cleared
18 11 (5.67%) Incident Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (2.06%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.06%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.06%) SAS
1 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (2.06%) Confluence
2 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.55%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.03%) Node.js
4 1 (0.52%) WordPress
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.52%) FileNet
4 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.55%) Agresso
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (1.55%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.03%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.03%) SAP Retail
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) Wireless
2 5 (2.58%) Network Security
3 4 (2.06%) LDAP
3 4 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.06%) DNS
4 3 (1.55%) LAN
4 3 (1.55%) WAN
4 3 (1.55%) VLAN
4 3 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.55%) IPsec
4 3 (1.55%) MPLS
4 3 (1.55%) OSPF
4 3 (1.55%) BGP
4 3 (1.55%) Firewall
5 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.03%) WLAN
5 2 (1.03%) TACACS
5 2 (1.03%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.03%) SSH
5 2 (1.03%) Fast Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.15%) Big Data
3 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.58%) DB2
4 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.55%) MS Access
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.55%) QlikView
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.55%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.03%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.52%) MySQL
7 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.58%) JIRA
2 3 (1.55%) Subversion
2 3 (1.55%) JConsole
3 1 (0.52%) JUnit
3 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.52%) Selenium
3 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 59 (30.41%) Telecoms
2 45 (23.20%) Banking
3 5 (2.58%) Retail
4 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.06%) Electronics
5 2 (1.03%) Military
5 2 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 56 (28.87%) Analyst
2 25 (12.89%) Business Analyst
3 24 (12.37%) Developer
4 18 (9.28%) Risk Analyst
5 16 (8.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 16 (8.25%) IT Risk Analyst
6 14 (7.22%) C# Developer
7 11 (5.67%) Project Manager
7 11 (5.67%) Financial Business Analyst
7 11 (5.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 10 (5.15%) Lead Business Analyst
8 10 (5.15%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (5.15%) Head of IT
8 10 (5.15%) Consultant
8 10 (5.15%) Test Manager
8 10 (5.15%) Software Developer
9 9 (4.64%) Test Leader
9 9 (4.64%) Head of Business Analysis
10 7 (3.61%) Architect
10 7 (3.61%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.82%) .NET
2 13 (6.70%) CSS
3 12 (6.19%) HTML
3 12 (6.19%) WPF
4 6 (3.09%) Middleware
5 5 (2.58%) XML
6 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.55%) JRockit
7 3 (1.55%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.03%) Spring
9 1 (0.52%) jQuery
9 1 (0.52%) Spring Integration
9 1 (0.52%) WinForms
9 1 (0.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.67%) PMI
2 10 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.12%) Clustering
4 7 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.55%) Kindle
6 3 (1.55%) Robotics
6 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.03%) PKI
7 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.03%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.52%) iSeries
8 1 (0.52%) EPoS
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
8 1 (0.52%) Derivative
8 1 (0.52%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.04%) Windows
2 17 (8.76%) Linux
3 7 (3.61%) AIX
4 5 (2.58%) Solaris
5 4 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.55%) UNIX
7 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.03%) Debian
7 2 (1.03%) Fedora
7 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.03%) Android
7 2 (1.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (14.95%) Business Analysis
3 25 (12.89%) ITIL
4 18 (9.28%) PRINCE2
4 18 (9.28%) Project Management
5 13 (6.70%) Service Management
5 13 (6.70%) ITSM
6 12 (6.19%) MVC
7 11 (5.67%) TDD
7 11 (5.67%) Service Delivery
7 11 (5.67%) Incident Management
8 10 (5.15%) Software Engineering
8 10 (5.15%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (5.15%) Pair Programming
8 10 (5.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (5.15%) CQRS
9 9 (4.64%) Change Management
9 9 (4.64%) Problem Management
9 9 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (4.64%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.40%) SQL
2 19 (9.79%) C#
3 15 (7.73%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.70%) Java
5 7 (3.61%) PHP
6 6 (3.09%) Python
7 5 (2.58%) C
7 5 (2.58%) C++
7 5 (2.58%) R
8 4 (2.06%) Perl
9 3 (1.55%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.55%) SAS Macro
9 3 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.52%) VB
11 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (17.53%) Degree
2 25 (12.89%) ISEB
3 20 (10.31%) CISA
4 19 (9.79%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (6.19%) Security Cleared
6 11 (5.67%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.67%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.03%) CCNP
8 2 (1.03%) CCNA
9 1 (0.52%) GIAC
9 1 (0.52%) MCP
9 1 (0.52%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.58%) SLA
2 4 (2.06%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (4.64%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 29 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.25%) Oracle
3 8 (4.12%) VMware
4 7 (3.61%) SAP
5 6 (3.09%) Cisco
6 5 (2.58%) EMC
6 5 (2.58%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.55%) Brocade
8 2 (1.03%) ATG
8 2 (1.03%) Northgate
8 2 (1.03%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.03%) Citrix
8 2 (1.03%) NetApp
8 2 (1.03%) Veritas
8 2 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.03%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.03%) IBM
8 2 (1.03%) Cognos
8 2 (1.03%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.52%) Adobe
Southampton, United Kingdom
Southampton Solent University
Salary: £34,256 - £40,847 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago