The 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 18 25 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Finance 32 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 23.02% 13.61% 17.78%
As % of the General category 71.11% 40.82% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 16
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

General Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 32.37% 33.33% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 19
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +45.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 8 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in St Albans

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 26 (60.47%) C#
3 24 (55.81%) .NET
3 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (53.49%) Windows
5 22 (51.16%) VB.NET
5 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET
6 21 (48.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (48.84%) MVC
6 21 (48.84%) Windows Server
7 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (41.86%) T-SQL
8 15 (34.88%) N-Tier
8 15 (34.88%) B2B
8 15 (34.88%) SaaS
9 14 (32.56%) HTML
9 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
9 14 (32.56%) IIS
9 14 (32.56%) CSS
10 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
10 13 (30.23%) Entity Framework
11 12 (27.91%) LINQ
11 12 (27.91%) ADO.NET
12 11 (25.58%) XML
13 10 (23.26%) ETL
14 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
15 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (18.60%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (32.56%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Relativity
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
3 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) dBASE
5 1 (2.33%) GIS
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) QlikView
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Banking
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Architect
2 12 (27.91%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Junior
3 6 (13.95%) Junior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.98%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Junior Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Operations Team Leader
6 3 (6.98%) PMO Coordinator
6 3 (6.98%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.65%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET
3 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (32.56%) CSS
4 14 (32.56%) HTML
5 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
5 13 (30.23%) Entity Framework
6 12 (27.91%) ADO.NET
6 12 (27.91%) LINQ
7 11 (25.58%) XML
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (11.63%) jQuery
9 5 (11.63%) Web Services
10 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
10 4 (9.30%) Spring
11 2 (4.65%) EJB
11 2 (4.65%) J2EE
11 2 (4.65%) JSON
11 2 (4.65%) REST
12 1 (2.33%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) PMI
2 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (53.49%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Android
6 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (48.84%) MVC
3 15 (34.88%) B2B
4 10 (23.26%) ETL
5 8 (18.60%) Scrum
5 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
6 7 (16.28%) SDLC
7 6 (13.95%) Project Management
8 5 (11.63%) Business Development
9 4 (9.30%) Analytics
9 4 (9.30%) ITIL
9 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.98%) Web Development
11 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.65%) Change Control
11 2 (4.65%) Computer Forensics
11 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.65%) Front End Development
11 2 (4.65%) Presales
11 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 26 (60.47%) C#
3 22 (51.16%) VB.NET
4 18 (41.86%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.95%) Java
7 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) CCNA
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.30%) MCSE
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) MCP
2 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.65%) EnCE
4 1 (2.33%) APMG
4 1 (2.33%) PgMP
4 1 (2.33%) PMP
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) EnCase
1 2 (4.65%) FTK
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Cellebrite
4 2 (4.65%) Nuix
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Tableau
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago