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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 24 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 81 91 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 9.44% 10.24% 11.33%
As % of the General category 31.52% 28.09% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 70 79 93
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £76,000 £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
257 324 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 29.95% 36.45% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 214 295 247
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,810 £22,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £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 1 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Southampton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 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 60 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 52 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (25.56%) Banking
4 33 (18.33%) Windows
4 33 (18.33%) Degree
5 27 (15.00%) ITIL
5 27 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 25 (13.89%) SQL
6 25 (13.89%) Business Analysis
7 23 (12.78%) ISEB
8 20 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (11.11%) .NET
9 18 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 18 (10.00%) C#
10 17 (9.44%) Linux
11 16 (8.89%) Oracle
11 16 (8.89%) SQL Server
11 16 (8.89%) CISA
12 14 (7.78%) ITSM
12 14 (7.78%) Service Management
12 14 (7.78%) JavaScript
13 13 (7.22%) Java
13 13 (7.22%) MS Excel
13 13 (7.22%) PMI
13 13 (7.22%) PMI Certification
13 13 (7.22%) Project Management
14 12 (6.67%) CSS
15 11 (6.11%) WPF
15 11 (6.11%) HTML
15 11 (6.11%) MVC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (2.22%) Confluence
2 3 (1.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (1.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.67%) SAS
3 2 (1.11%) Node.js
4 1 (0.56%) WordPress
4 1 (0.56%) FileNet
4 1 (0.56%) CMS
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.67%) Agresso
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (1.67%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.11%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.11%) SAP Retail
2 2 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.11%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.33%) Wireless
1 6 (3.33%) Network Security
2 4 (2.22%) LDAP
2 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.22%) Firewall
2 4 (2.22%) DNS
3 3 (1.67%) WAN
3 3 (1.67%) LAN
4 2 (1.11%) WLAN
4 2 (1.11%) ATM
4 2 (1.11%) ISDN
4 2 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.11%) VPN
4 2 (1.11%) Frame Relay
4 2 (1.11%) IPsec
4 2 (1.11%) SSH
4 2 (1.11%) Fast Ethernet
4 2 (1.11%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 2 (1.11%) VLAN
4 2 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.00%) Big Data
3 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.78%) DB2
4 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.67%) MS Access
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.67%) QlikView
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.11%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.11%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) MySQL
7 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.78%) JIRA
2 3 (1.67%) Subversion
2 3 (1.67%) JConsole
3 1 (0.56%) JUnit
3 1 (0.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.56%) Selenium
3 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 60 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 46 (25.56%) Banking
3 5 (2.78%) Retail
4 4 (2.22%) Electronics
5 2 (1.11%) Legal
5 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.11%) Military
6 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 47 (26.11%) Analyst
2 23 (12.78%) Developer
3 21 (11.67%) Business Analyst
4 14 (7.78%) Risk Analyst
4 14 (7.78%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 13 (7.22%) C# Developer
6 12 (6.67%) IT Risk Analyst
7 11 (6.11%) Head of IT
8 9 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
8 9 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 9 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (5.00%) Head of Business Analysis
8 9 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.00%) Consultant
8 9 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 9 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.44%) Coordinator
9 8 (4.44%) Lead Business Analyst
10 7 (3.89%) Test Leader
10 7 (3.89%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.11%) .NET
2 12 (6.67%) CSS
3 11 (6.11%) HTML
3 11 (6.11%) WPF
4 6 (3.33%) Middleware
5 5 (2.78%) XML
6 4 (2.22%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.67%) JRockit
7 3 (1.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.11%) Spring
9 1 (0.56%) jQuery
9 1 (0.56%) Spring Integration
9 1 (0.56%) WinForms
9 1 (0.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.22%) PMI
2 9 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.44%) Clustering
4 4 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.67%) Kindle
5 3 (1.67%) Robotics
5 3 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.11%) PKI
6 2 (1.11%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.11%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.11%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (0.56%) iSeries
7 1 (0.56%) Derivative
7 1 (0.56%) CMDB
7 1 (0.56%) EPoS
7 1 (0.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.33%) Windows
2 17 (9.44%) Linux
3 7 (3.89%) AIX
4 5 (2.78%) Solaris
5 4 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.67%) UNIX
7 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.11%) Debian
7 2 (1.11%) Fedora
7 2 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.11%) Android
7 2 (1.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (15.00%) ITIL
3 25 (13.89%) Business Analysis
4 18 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 14 (7.78%) Service Management
5 14 (7.78%) ITSM
6 13 (7.22%) Project Management
7 11 (6.11%) Service Delivery
7 11 (6.11%) MVC
7 11 (6.11%) Incident Management
7 11 (6.11%) Software Engineering
8 10 (5.56%) TDD
8 10 (5.56%) Change Management
8 10 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (5.00%) CQRS
9 9 (5.00%) Pair Programming
9 9 (5.00%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (4.44%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.89%) SQL
2 18 (10.00%) C#
3 14 (7.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.22%) Java
5 7 (3.89%) PHP
6 6 (3.33%) Python
7 5 (2.78%) C
7 5 (2.78%) C++
7 5 (2.78%) R
8 4 (2.22%) Perl
9 3 (1.67%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.67%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.11%) SAS Macro
10 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.56%) VB
11 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (18.33%) Degree
2 23 (12.78%) ISEB
3 20 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (8.89%) CISA
5 13 (7.22%) PMI Certification
6 10 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 9 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.11%) ISACA
9 2 (1.11%) GIAC
9 2 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.11%) CCNP
9 2 (1.11%) CCNA
10 1 (0.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) SLA
2 4 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.22%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.11%) COBIT
5 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.89%) Oracle
3 9 (5.00%) VMware
4 6 (3.33%) Cisco
5 5 (2.78%) SAP
5 5 (2.78%) EMC
5 5 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.22%) Brocade
7 3 (1.67%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.11%) F5
8 2 (1.11%) ATG
8 2 (1.11%) Northgate
8 2 (1.11%) Citrix
8 2 (1.11%) Juniper
8 2 (1.11%) NetApp
8 2 (1.11%) Veritas
8 2 (1.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.11%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.11%) Cognos
8 2 (1.11%) Business Objects
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Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus and leading package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
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Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £43500 per annum + Car Allowance 10% of salary, £25k OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benifits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + + car, Bonus, Pension, Health, etc
Posted: 8 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per day + 20% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + pension, health care, holidays
Posted: 11 days ago