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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 27 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.71% 14.50% 19.25%
As % of the General category 50.00% 26.61% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 22
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
54 109 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 39.42% 54.50% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48 70 53
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £100,000 £55,000
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 24 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in St Albans

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 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 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 16 (36.36%) .NET
4 13 (29.55%) 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%) Novell
9 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 8 (18.18%) Banking
10 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
10 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
10 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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%) IPsec
6 1 (2.27%) Firewall
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.27%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) Broadband
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) DB2
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.64%) MS Access
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) OLAP
5 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Banking
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Senior Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Account Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Junior Applications Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Information Systems Manager
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Architect
8 1 (2.27%) IT Support
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Manager
8 1 (2.27%) IT Risk Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .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%) MDX
5 1 (2.27%) JSP
5 1 (2.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) IVR
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
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 2000 Server
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
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 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.36%) B2B
5 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) ERP
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.27%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.27%) Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Marketing Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 11 (25.00%) C++
4 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) VB6
7 1 (2.27%) VB
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
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 13 (29.55%) Oracle
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) JBoss
4 10 (22.73%) VMware
5 9 (20.45%) Novell
6 5 (11.36%) Epicor
7 4 (9.09%) Sage
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare,Share options
Posted: 7 days ago
St Albans
CAMRA
Salary: £55,000
Posted: 15 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Sky
Posted: 20 days ago