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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 12 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 27.27% 6.25% 45.45%
As % of the General category 63.16% 20.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 15
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
19 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 43.18% 31.25% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 18
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,103 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 6 March 2015, 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 (78.95%) Degree
2 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
3 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
4 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 7 (36.84%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) OOP
5 7 (36.84%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Web Application Development
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) OLAP
2 3 (15.79%) DTS
2 3 (15.79%) OLTP
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# Software Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) DBA
4 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Head of IT
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
1 8 (42.11%) CSS
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Classic ASP
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 7 (36.84%) OOP
2 7 (36.84%) OO
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
2 7 (36.84%) Web Application Development
3 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Strategic Management
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) Avaya
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco