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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 36 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 23.23% 11.83% 26.67%
As % of the General category 58.06% 26.32% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 39
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £43,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
62 76 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 40.00% 44.97% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 61 34 70
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,700 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 25 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in St Albans

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) Java
3 17 (27.42%) .NET
3 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.42%) Banking
4 14 (22.58%) C++
4 14 (22.58%) Oracle
4 14 (22.58%) DB2
5 11 (17.74%) TDD
5 11 (17.74%) Web Services
5 11 (17.74%) UML
6 10 (16.13%) JBoss
6 10 (16.13%) WebLogic
6 10 (16.13%) J2EE
6 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
7 9 (14.52%) Internet
7 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
8 8 (12.90%) HTML
8 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
8 8 (12.90%) MS Office
8 8 (12.90%) Degree
8 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
8 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
9 7 (11.29%) VMware
9 7 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
9 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.68%) Windows
10 6 (9.68%) MS Access

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (16.13%) WebLogic
1 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) SAS
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.61%) WordPress
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.61%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) Internet
2 6 (9.68%) VoIP
3 3 (4.84%) WAN
3 3 (4.84%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) Broadband
4 1 (1.61%) Telnet
4 1 (1.61%) HTTP
4 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) DB2
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.68%) MS Access
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.61%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (27.42%) Banking
2 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) Senior Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (16.13%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Tester
7 5 (8.06%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Head of IT
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Database Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Software Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Risk Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Database Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Product Owner
10 1 (1.61%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.42%) .NET
2 11 (17.74%) Web Services
3 10 (16.13%) J2EE
4 8 (12.90%) HTML
5 2 (3.23%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) JSP
6 1 (1.61%) Struts
6 1 (1.61%) Middleware
6 1 (1.61%) MDX
6 1 (1.61%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.61%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) UNIX
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.74%) TDD
2 11 (17.74%) UML
3 7 (11.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (9.68%) Automated Testing
4 6 (9.68%) Manual Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.23%) Project Management
6 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL
6 2 (3.23%) CRM
6 2 (3.23%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (3.23%) Analytics
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing Analytics
6 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.23%) Budget Control
7 1 (1.61%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.61%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) Java
3 14 (22.58%) C++
4 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) XenServer
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) JBoss
3 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.29%) VMware
5 6 (9.68%) Novell
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Epicor
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
St. Albans
The People Network
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Share options
Posted: 22 days ago