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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 19 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 15.23% 18.09% 19.82%
As % of the General category 40.35% 68.00% 38.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 43
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £31,300 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
57 25 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 37.75% 26.60% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 54 23 109
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in St Albans

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (56.25%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) .NET
2 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 11 (22.92%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) C#
3 11 (22.92%) HTML
3 11 (22.92%) MVC
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.83%) Oracle
4 10 (20.83%) Linux
5 9 (18.75%) ETL
5 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 9 (18.75%) Visualisation
5 9 (18.75%) Analytics
6 8 (16.67%) CentOS
6 8 (16.67%) jQuery
6 8 (16.67%) Ajax
6 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
6 8 (16.67%) Java
6 8 (16.67%) MySQL
6 8 (16.67%) SLA
7 7 (14.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
7 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.58%) Web Services
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.58%) DHCP
7 7 (14.58%) HTTP
7 7 (14.58%) DNS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.58%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (14.58%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 3 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) DHCP
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
1 7 (14.58%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) MySQL
3 7 (14.58%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (12.50%) QlikView
5 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.42%) Big Data
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.17%) RavenDB
6 2 (4.17%) Neo4j
6 2 (4.17%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (4.17%) Star Schema
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.17%) NUnit
1 2 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
2 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.08%) MSTest
2 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.58%) Games
2 7 (14.58%) Online Betting
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 8 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (14.58%) Administrator
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Head of IT
6 4 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) CSS
2 11 (22.92%) HTML
3 8 (16.67%) jQuery
3 8 (16.67%) Ajax
3 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (14.58%) Web Services
4 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
4 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (12.50%) WCF
6 5 (10.42%) WPF
7 4 (8.33%) HTML5
7 4 (8.33%) CSS3
8 2 (4.17%) RESTful
9 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.08%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 7 (14.58%) Online Games
3 6 (12.50%) FMCG
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) W3C
5 2 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 8 (16.67%) CentOS
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) Windows
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) MVC
2 9 (18.75%) ETL
2 9 (18.75%) Analytics
3 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 5 (10.42%) People Management
5 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.33%) ERP
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) SOA
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.25%) Web Development
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.17%) BDD
8 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) C#
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.67%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) VCP4
2 1 (2.08%) MCSD
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) SLA
2 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (12.50%) Tableau
4 2 (4.17%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.08%) Birst
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Sybase
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Pension + 23 days
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Share options
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + company car, annual bonuses, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton, Bedford, Dunstable, Leighton Buzzard,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year plus Share Scheme + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Pension, Stock Options, Holiday
Posted: 25 days ago