The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 29 39 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 15.34% 21.91% 15.61%
As % of the General category 44.62% 55.71% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 21
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -34.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £40,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Stevenage region.

General Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
65 70 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.39% 39.33% 35.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 54
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £64,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Finance
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Stevenage region.

Finance Salary Trend in Stevenage

Finance
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 37 (61.67%) Retail
2 29 (48.33%) Security Cleared
2 29 (48.33%) SQL
3 28 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 24 (40.00%) Fujitsu
5 21 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (33.33%) VB
6 20 (33.33%) Java
7 19 (31.67%) Oracle
8 18 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (30.00%) ETL
9 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (23.33%) VBA
10 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
10 14 (23.33%) Data Mining
11 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
12 12 (20.00%) ERP
12 12 (20.00%) Data Analysis
13 11 (18.33%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (18.33%) Data Conversion
13 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
13 11 (18.33%) C#
13 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (15.00%) Oracle ADF
14 9 (15.00%) AppSense
14 9 (15.00%) XenApp
14 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
14 9 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
14 9 (15.00%) Citrix

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 4 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.67%) HFM
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Network Security
2 5 (8.33%) Junos
2 5 (8.33%) VPN
2 5 (8.33%) SSL
2 5 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (3.33%) Wireless
3 2 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (23.33%) Data Mining
3 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (6.67%) Essbase
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (61.67%) Retail
2 28 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Front Office
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Systems Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Consultant
4 10 (16.67%) Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) E-Business Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Operations Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) Middleware
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.33%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.33%) Data Conversion
3 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.33%) SecurID
5 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.33%) PKI
7 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
1 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (30.00%) ETL
3 12 (20.00%) ERP
3 12 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 11 (18.33%) Data Cleansing
4 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (13.33%) Workflow
6 5 (8.33%) Change Management
7 4 (6.67%) EAM
7 4 (6.67%) CRM
7 4 (6.67%) Information Security
7 4 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (3.33%) Line Management
8 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.33%) Product Management
8 2 (3.33%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.33%) Data Management
8 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) SQL
2 20 (33.33%) Java
2 20 (33.33%) VB
3 14 (23.33%) VBA
3 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
4 11 (18.33%) C#
5 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (13.33%) VBScript
7 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.33%) C
8 2 (3.33%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) VB6
9 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) GCIA
5 1 (1.67%) GCIH
5 1 (1.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) XenApp
2 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) EdgeSight
2 4 (6.67%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.33%) SCCM
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Fujitsu
2 19 (31.67%) Oracle
3 9 (15.00%) Citrix
3 9 (15.00%) AppSense
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco
5 6 (10.00%) Hyperion
6 5 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.33%) Juniper
7 4 (6.67%) Informatica
7 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.67%) McAfee
9 1 (1.67%) Open Text