The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 12.20% 8.33% 5.00%
As % of the General category 55.56% 28.57% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £42,258 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.57% +30.02%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Finance
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southend-on-Sea region.

General Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 21.95% 29.17% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £42,500 £42,258 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.57% +30.02%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Southend-on-Sea region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Finance
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Southend-on-Sea region.

Finance Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) OLAP
3 12 (75.00%) DTS
3 12 (75.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (75.00%) ETL
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (68.75%) XML
5 10 (62.50%) OLTP
6 8 (50.00%) Replication
7 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (12.50%) Web Services
10 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
10 2 (12.50%) .NET
10 2 (12.50%) C#
11 1 (6.25%) DHTML
11 1 (6.25%) HTML
11 1 (6.25%) IIS
11 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
11 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (6.25%) CSS
11 1 (6.25%) XSD

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) OLAP
2 12 (75.00%) DTS
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (62.50%) OLTP
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) DBA
2 9 (56.25%) SQL DBA
3 7 (43.75%) Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) DHTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
3 1 (6.25%) XSL
3 1 (6.25%) XHTML
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
3 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
3 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Replication
2 5 (31.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 12 (75.00%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) B2B
3 1 (6.25%) B2C
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) People Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft