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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 17 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 25.37% 22.73% 11.76%
As % of the General category 68.00% 83.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 2
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £39,781
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +5.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,700 £37,956
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £41,605
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
25 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 37.31% 27.27% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 4
Average salary £35,000 £42,250 £39,781
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.15% +6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £43,531 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Southend-on-Sea region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 28 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 27 (79.41%) Degree
2 27 (79.41%) SDLC
3 24 (70.59%) C#
3 24 (70.59%) .NET
4 23 (67.65%) OO
4 23 (67.65%) Scrum
5 20 (58.82%) CSS
5 20 (58.82%) HTML
5 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 19 (55.88%) OOP
6 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
6 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
6 19 (55.88%) MVC
6 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (55.88%) Computer Science
7 16 (47.06%) Web Application Development
8 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
8 10 (29.41%) ITIL
9 9 (26.47%) SQL
9 9 (26.47%) VMware
10 8 (23.53%) Strategic Management
10 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (23.53%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
1 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2000
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (23.53%) SharePoint Server
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) WAN
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) C# Developer
2 20 (58.82%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (55.88%) Software Developer
4 16 (47.06%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (26.47%) Head of IT
6 4 (11.76%) Software Programmer
6 4 (11.76%) Programmer
6 4 (11.76%) C# Programmer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Graduate
8 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Service Operations Manager
8 1 (2.94%) ICT Operations Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) CSS
2 20 (58.82%) HTML
3 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (11.76%) WPF
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) BYOD
2 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) SDLC
2 23 (67.65%) OO
2 23 (67.65%) Scrum
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) OOP
3 19 (55.88%) MVC
4 16 (47.06%) Web Application Development
5 10 (29.41%) ITIL
5 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
6 8 (23.53%) Strategic Management
6 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 8 (23.53%) CRM
6 8 (23.53%) Project Management
6 8 (23.53%) High Availability
7 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.94%) Data Management
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.94%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (2.94%) Service Management
8 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
4 1 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (79.41%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 8 (23.53%) Citrix
3 8 (23.53%) Avaya