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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 14 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 56 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 27.45% 22.98% 12.96%
As % of the General category 73.68% 58.73% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 12
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £65,000 £43,500
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
76 63 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 37.25% 39.13% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 67 62 33
Average salary £55,000 £39,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.02% -11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in St Albans

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 52 (55.91%) SQL
2 30 (32.26%) .NET
2 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (30.11%) Telecoms
3 28 (30.11%) HTML
3 28 (30.11%) CSS
4 26 (27.96%) C#
5 24 (25.81%) Oracle
5 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET
5 24 (25.81%) MVC
5 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (23.66%) Linux
6 22 (23.66%) Tomcat
6 22 (23.66%) MySQL
6 22 (23.66%) Java
7 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 21 (22.58%) Service Delivery
8 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
9 19 (20.43%) T-SQL
9 19 (20.43%) DHCP
9 19 (20.43%) DNS
10 18 (19.35%) HTTP
10 18 (19.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 18 (19.35%) Apache
10 18 (19.35%) E-Commerce
10 18 (19.35%) Red Hat
10 18 (19.35%) IIS
10 18 (19.35%) Web Services
10 18 (19.35%) CMS
10 18 (19.35%) Games

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (23.66%) Tomcat
2 18 (19.35%) IIS
2 18 (19.35%) Apache
2 18 (19.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 18 (19.35%) CMS
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) SAP FI
1 7 (7.53%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (7.53%) SAP CO
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) DHCP
1 19 (20.43%) DNS
2 18 (19.35%) HTTP
3 5 (5.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) MySQL
2 18 (19.35%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.83%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.60%) QlikView
6 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.08%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.15%) NuGet
4 1 (1.08%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.08%) NUnit
4 1 (1.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (30.11%) Telecoms
2 18 (19.35%) Games
2 18 (19.35%) Online Betting
3 10 (10.75%) Banking
4 6 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (47.31%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) .NET Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 18 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (19.35%) Administrator
3 18 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (19.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 18 (19.35%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 16 (17.20%) Web Developer
5 15 (16.13%) .NET Web Developer
6 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 10 (10.75%) Analyst
9 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
10 7 (7.53%) Business Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
11 6 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
12 5 (5.38%) Operations Engineer
12 5 (5.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) .NET
2 28 (30.11%) HTML
2 28 (30.11%) CSS
3 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (19.35%) Web Services
5 14 (15.05%) jQuery
6 11 (11.83%) .NET Framework
7 10 (10.75%) Entity Framework
8 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (8.60%) ADO.NET
9 7 (7.53%) XML
9 7 (7.53%) LINQ
10 3 (3.23%) HTML5
11 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 2 (2.15%) WCF
11 2 (2.15%) NHibernate
11 2 (2.15%) DOM
11 2 (2.15%) WinForms
11 2 (2.15%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Online Games
2 8 (8.60%) Visualisation
3 7 (7.53%) FMCG
4 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
2 18 (19.35%) CentOS
3 14 (15.05%) Windows
4 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.81%) MVC
3 21 (22.58%) Service Delivery
4 18 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 15 (16.13%) Analytics
6 13 (13.98%) Project Management
7 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (9.68%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.53%) ETL
10 7 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.45%) ERP
12 5 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.38%) Web Development
13 4 (4.30%) Waterfall
13 4 (4.30%) B2B
13 4 (4.30%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (4.30%) Migration
14 3 (3.23%) Scrum
14 3 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.91%) SQL
2 26 (27.96%) C#
3 22 (23.66%) Java
4 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
5 19 (20.43%) T-SQL
6 8 (8.60%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.38%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Oracle
2 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.35%) Red Hat
4 13 (13.98%) SAP
5 8 (8.60%) Tableau
6 5 (5.38%) VMware
6 5 (5.38%) Cisco
6 5 (5.38%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.38%) HP
7 3 (3.23%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.15%) Telerik
9 1 (1.08%) Dell
9 1 (1.08%) Informatica
9 1 (1.08%) Websense
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
JM
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: up to 30k + Pension, 25 days, flexi time and more
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The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago