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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 17 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 81 73 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 10.01% 8.16% 5.28%
As % of the General category 36.16% 23.47% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 60 41
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £30,935 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
224 311 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.69% 34.75% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 169 264 212
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £72,500
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 22 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 45 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 35 (21.60%) Oracle
3 33 (20.37%) SQL
4 31 (19.14%) Project Management
5 29 (17.90%) Telecoms
6 27 (16.67%) ITIL
7 26 (16.05%) Windows
8 25 (15.43%) PRINCE2
9 22 (13.58%) People Management
10 20 (12.35%) Banking
11 19 (11.73%) ERP
12 18 (11.11%) Linux
12 18 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 18 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (10.49%) SQL Server
13 17 (10.49%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (9.88%) Microsoft
14 16 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (9.26%) Management Information System
15 15 (9.26%) Java
15 15 (9.26%) Degree
15 15 (9.26%) Oracle EBS R12
16 14 (8.64%) TCP/IP
16 14 (8.64%) ITSM
16 14 (8.64%) Service Management
16 14 (8.64%) Oracle ERP
17 13 (8.02%) Risk Management
17 13 (8.02%) DNS
18 12 (7.41%) Active Directory
18 12 (7.41%) MS Exchange

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.85%) IIS
6 3 (1.85%) Apache
7 2 (1.23%) Confluence
7 2 (1.23%) Node.js
7 2 (1.23%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.62%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (9.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (8.64%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (4.32%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (4.32%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (3.70%) SalesLogix
6 5 (3.09%) Agresso
6 5 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (2.47%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (2.47%) GoldMine
8 3 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (1.85%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 2 (1.23%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.64%) TCP/IP
2 13 (8.02%) DNS
3 12 (7.41%) WAN
3 12 (7.41%) Firewall
4 11 (6.79%) LAN
5 7 (4.32%) Network Security
6 6 (3.70%) Wireless
7 5 (3.09%) LDAP
8 4 (2.47%) IP Telephony
8 4 (2.47%) VPN
8 4 (2.47%) MPLS
8 4 (2.47%) OSPF
8 4 (2.47%) BGP
9 3 (1.85%) EIGRP
9 3 (1.85%) TACACS
9 3 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.85%) SSH
9 3 (1.85%) Fast Ethernet
9 3 (1.85%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 3 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.09%) DB2
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.23%) FileMaker
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.62%) QlikView
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.62%) MySQL
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (1.85%) Subversion
1 3 (1.85%) JIRA
2 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.23%) Grunt
3 1 (0.62%) JConsole
3 1 (0.62%) Selenium
3 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.62%) Bitbucket
General
1 29 (17.90%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.35%) Banking
3 7 (4.32%) Electronics
4 5 (3.09%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.09%) Retail
5 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Military
6 2 (1.23%) Back Office
6 2 (1.23%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.62%) French Language
7 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (17.28%) Analyst
2 19 (11.73%) Project Manager
3 11 (6.79%) Architect
4 9 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 9 (5.56%) PMO Lead
5 8 (4.94%) Technology Manager
5 8 (4.94%) Consultant
6 7 (4.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (4.32%) Support Analyst
6 7 (4.32%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.09%) Programme Manager
8 5 (3.09%) Developer
8 5 (3.09%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (3.09%) Data Architect
8 5 (3.09%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (3.09%) IT Programme Manager
8 5 (3.09%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 5 (3.09%) Head of IT
8 5 (3.09%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.70%) XML
2 5 (3.09%) HTML
2 5 (3.09%) CSS
2 5 (3.09%) jQuery
3 4 (2.47%) JSP
4 3 (1.85%) Web Services
4 3 (1.85%) .NET
4 3 (1.85%) XSLT
4 3 (1.85%) XHTML
4 3 (1.85%) Middleware
4 3 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.23%) Ajax
5 2 (1.23%) JSON
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.23%) RESTful
5 2 (1.23%) HTML5
5 2 (1.23%) CSS3
5 2 (1.23%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.23%) Sass
5 2 (1.23%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.26%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.56%) PMI
4 7 (4.32%) Smart Meter
5 6 (3.70%) Clustering
6 4 (2.47%) iPad
6 4 (2.47%) iPhone
7 3 (1.85%) Kindle
7 3 (1.85%) PKI
7 3 (1.85%) Robotics
7 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.85%) W3C
7 3 (1.85%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.85%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.23%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.23%) Symmetrix DMX
8 2 (1.23%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.62%) iSeries
9 1 (0.62%) AS400
9 1 (0.62%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.05%) Windows
2 18 (11.11%) Linux
3 10 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.32%) UNIX
6 6 (3.70%) AIX
7 5 (3.09%) Solaris
8 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.23%) CentOS
9 2 (1.23%) Debian
9 2 (1.23%) Fedora
9 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (19.14%) Project Management
3 27 (16.67%) ITIL
4 25 (15.43%) PRINCE2
5 22 (13.58%) People Management
6 19 (11.73%) ERP
7 18 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 18 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (8.64%) ITSM
9 14 (8.64%) Service Management
10 13 (8.02%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.41%) Change Management
12 11 (6.79%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (6.17%) Incident Management
13 10 (6.17%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.56%) Business Analysis
14 9 (5.56%) CRM
14 9 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.37%) SQL
2 15 (9.26%) Java
3 9 (5.56%) C#
4 8 (4.94%) T-SQL
4 8 (4.94%) Python
5 7 (4.32%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.70%) Perl
6 6 (3.70%) PHP
6 6 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.70%) C++
7 5 (3.09%) C
8 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.85%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.62%) Ruby
10 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (10.49%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (9.26%) Degree
3 9 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 7 (4.32%) ISEB
4 7 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.47%) CCNP
8 3 (1.85%) CCNA
9 2 (1.23%) GIAC
9 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.23%) APMP
9 2 (1.23%) ISACA
10 1 (0.62%) CCDE
10 1 (0.62%) CCIE
10 1 (0.62%) CCSE
10 1 (0.62%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.62%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.70%) SLA
3 5 (3.09%) Solvency II
4 4 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.85%) GAAP
6 2 (1.23%) COBIT
6 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 12 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (21.60%) Oracle
2 16 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.79%) VMware
4 8 (4.94%) Mitel
4 8 (4.94%) SonicWALL
5 7 (4.32%) Cisco
6 5 (3.09%) EMC
6 5 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.47%) Brocade
8 3 (1.85%) Northgate
8 3 (1.85%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.85%) NorthgateArinso
8 3 (1.85%) F5
8 3 (1.85%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.85%) Citrix
8 3 (1.85%) Juniper
8 3 (1.85%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.23%) SAP
9 2 (1.23%) Cognos
9 2 (1.23%) IBM
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum 10% bonus + pension + life + health
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Specsavers
Posted: 24 days ago