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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Finance 136 124 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 15.04% 13.32% 9.50%
As % of the General category 55.51% 41.89% 36.45%
Number of salaries quoted 99 98 45
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £87,000
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
245 296 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.10% 31.79% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 182 245 170
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 65 (28.89%) SQL
2 47 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (16.89%) PRINCE2
4 37 (16.44%) Degree
5 36 (16.00%) Project Management
5 36 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 33 (14.67%) Java
7 31 (13.78%) Microsoft
7 31 (13.78%) .NET
8 28 (12.44%) HTML
9 27 (12.00%) Service Delivery
10 26 (11.56%) Banking
10 26 (11.56%) MS Excel
10 26 (11.56%) HP Quality Center
11 25 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (10.67%) HTML5
13 23 (10.22%) ISTQB
13 23 (10.22%) C#
13 23 (10.22%) JavaScript
14 22 (9.78%) CSS
14 22 (9.78%) Coaching
15 21 (9.33%) Mentoring
15 21 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (9.33%) Management Information System
16 20 (8.89%) ISEB
16 20 (8.89%) XML
16 20 (8.89%) Windows
17 19 (8.44%) Linux
18 18 (8.00%) AS400
18 18 (8.00%) CSS3

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (7.56%) SAS
2 14 (6.22%) IIS
3 5 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.78%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.33%) Apache
5 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.78%) MS Office
4 2 (0.89%) MS Project
4 2 (0.89%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (4.44%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.33%) Agresso
3 3 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.89%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.89%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.89%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.22%) Firewall
2 10 (4.44%) Network Security
3 9 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.11%) WAN
4 7 (3.11%) Internet
5 5 (2.22%) CTI
6 4 (1.78%) DNS
6 4 (1.78%) LAN
6 4 (1.78%) Wireless
6 4 (1.78%) VLAN
7 3 (1.33%) MPLS
7 3 (1.33%) OSPF
7 3 (1.33%) BGP
7 3 (1.33%) VPN
7 3 (1.33%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.89%) WebEx
8 2 (0.89%) VoIP
8 2 (0.89%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.56%) QlikView
2 15 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.33%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.67%) SQLPlus
6 6 (2.67%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.22%) FileMaker
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Jenkins
1 7 (3.11%) Grunt
2 6 (2.67%) Subversion
3 5 (2.22%) Selenium
3 5 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.78%) LoadRunner
4 4 (1.78%) JMeter
4 4 (1.78%) LoadUI
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.44%) NUnit
7 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.44%) MSTest
7 1 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.44%) Moq
General
1 36 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 26 (11.56%) Banking
3 17 (7.56%) Marketing
4 14 (6.22%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.33%) Electronics
6 11 (4.89%) Advertising
7 8 (3.56%) Legal
8 5 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.22%) Back Office
8 5 (2.22%) Retail
9 2 (0.89%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 40 (17.78%) Project Manager
2 37 (16.44%) Analyst
3 32 (14.22%) Architect
4 30 (13.33%) Developer
5 21 (9.33%) Test Analyst
6 17 (7.56%) Head of Business Intelligence
7 15 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 15 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (5.33%) .NET Developer
8 12 (5.33%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (4.44%) Data Architect
11 9 (4.00%) AS400 Test Analyst
12 7 (3.11%) DBA
13 6 (2.67%) Applications Specialist
13 6 (2.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 6 (2.67%) Oracle DBA
14 5 (2.22%) Support Analyst
14 5 (2.22%) Applications Support
14 5 (2.22%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.78%) .NET
2 28 (12.44%) HTML
3 24 (10.67%) HTML5
4 22 (9.78%) CSS
5 20 (8.89%) XML
6 18 (8.00%) CSS3
7 11 (4.89%) jQuery
8 8 (3.56%) WCF
8 8 (3.56%) ASP.NET
8 8 (3.56%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.11%) Middleware
9 7 (3.11%) Ajax
9 7 (3.11%) JSON
9 7 (3.11%) Backbone.js
9 7 (3.11%) Sass
9 7 (3.11%) Ember.js
9 7 (3.11%) RESTful
10 6 (2.67%) WPF
11 5 (2.22%) REST
11 5 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.33%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.00%) AS400
2 18 (8.00%) iSeries
3 14 (6.22%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.44%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.11%) Clustering
6 7 (3.11%) Smart Meter
7 6 (2.67%) FMCG
7 6 (2.67%) Replication
7 6 (2.67%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.22%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.22%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.78%) E-Learning
10 3 (1.33%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.33%) PMI
10 3 (1.33%) W3C
10 3 (1.33%) Kindle
11 2 (0.89%) iPad
11 2 (0.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.89%) Windows
2 19 (8.44%) Linux
3 13 (5.78%) UNIX
4 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (20.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (16.89%) PRINCE2
3 36 (16.00%) Project Management
4 27 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 25 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (9.78%) Coaching
7 21 (9.33%) Mentoring
7 21 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.56%) ITIL
9 16 (7.11%) Data Architecture
9 16 (7.11%) Line Management
10 15 (6.67%) OO
11 14 (6.22%) MVC
12 12 (5.33%) Programme Management
12 12 (5.33%) Scrum
12 12 (5.33%) ERP
12 12 (5.33%) Dependency Management
12 12 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (4.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 65 (28.89%) SQL
2 33 (14.67%) Java
3 23 (10.22%) JavaScript
3 23 (10.22%) C#
4 16 (7.11%) C++
4 16 (7.11%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.00%) Perl
6 6 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.78%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.33%) Python
8 3 (1.33%) PHP
8 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.44%) Ruby
9 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (16.44%) Degree
2 23 (10.22%) ISTQB
3 20 (8.89%) ISEB
4 14 (6.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (3.11%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.78%) PMP
7 4 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.33%) CCNP
9 2 (0.89%) CCNA
9 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.89%) APMP
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.44%) MCTS
10 1 (0.44%) CISSP
10 1 (0.44%) MCSD
10 1 (0.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) ISO 9001
1 10 (4.44%) QA
2 8 (3.56%) SLA
3 5 (2.22%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.33%) GAAP
5 2 (0.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.33%) Firmware
5 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (11.56%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (2.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.56%) Oracle
2 17 (7.56%) Business Objects
2 17 (7.56%) MicroStrategy
3 15 (6.67%) HP
4 9 (4.00%) VMware
5 7 (3.11%) Cisco
6 6 (2.67%) Sun
6 6 (2.67%) EMC
6 6 (2.67%) NetApp
6 6 (2.67%) CommVault
6 6 (2.67%) Capita
7 4 (1.78%) SonicWALL
7 4 (1.78%) Mitel
7 4 (1.78%) Ariba
7 4 (1.78%) IBM
7 4 (1.78%) SAP
8 3 (1.33%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.33%) Juniper
8 3 (1.33%) NorthgateArinso
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Modis
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Roc Search Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £360 - £430 per day + Long Term Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
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Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Up to £22,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Car, Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 depending on skills and experience plus car
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
HFG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 5k car, 20% bonus, Pension, etc
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £120000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per day + Bonus, Pension, Car, Medical, etc
Posted: 20 days ago