The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 27 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.71% 17.22% 18.50%
As % of the General category 50.94% 31.03% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 23
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
53 116 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 38.69% 55.50% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 78 54
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
Hertfordshire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Finance
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Finance Salary Trend in St Albans

Finance
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in St Albans

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 (63.64%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) Java
3 17 (38.64%) .NET
4 14 (31.82%) Oracle
5 12 (27.27%) Web Services
5 12 (27.27%) UML
5 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.00%) TDD
6 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (25.00%) Internet
6 11 (25.00%) JBoss
6 11 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 11 (25.00%) DB2
6 11 (25.00%) J2EE
6 11 (25.00%) C++
7 10 (22.73%) MS Office
7 10 (22.73%) Windows
7 10 (22.73%) VMware
7 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
8 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
8 9 (20.45%) Novell
9 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
10 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (15.91%) Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 11 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) Internet
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) VoIP
4 3 (6.82%) WAN
4 3 (6.82%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) Wireless
5 2 (4.55%) Wireless Security
5 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.27%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) Broadband
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.27%) IPsec
6 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) DB2
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.64%) MS Access
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) OLAP
6 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Senior Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Applications Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Junior Applications Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Junior
8 2 (4.55%) Account Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Risk Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) VMware Architect
9 1 (2.27%) IT Support
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) Web Services
3 11 (25.00%) J2EE
4 6 (13.64%) HTML
5 1 (2.27%) Struts2
5 1 (2.27%) JSP
5 1 (2.27%) Struts
5 1 (2.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) IVR
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) UNIX
5 2 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) UML
1 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) TDD
3 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.64%) B2B
5 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.64%) ERP
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Statistical Modelling
8 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.27%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (2.27%) Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Marketing Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (2.27%) ITIL
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) Java
3 11 (25.00%) C++
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) C#
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) VB
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) JBoss
4 10 (22.73%) VMware
5 9 (20.45%) Novell
6 6 (13.64%) Epicor
7 5 (11.36%) Sage
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare,Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
St Albans
CAMRA
Salary: £55,000
Posted: 11 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Posted: 16 days ago