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 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 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 8.00% 24.81% 24.36%
As % of the General category 25.81% 66.00% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 7
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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 Stevenage region.

General Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 50 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 31.00% 37.59% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 26
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Finance
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) C#
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) Scrum
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Project
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Release Management
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) Time Management
2 5 (31.25%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) MCSD
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
5 1 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Billing
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Project
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
1 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) IT Recruitment Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Recruitment Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Scrum
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Release Management
2 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
2 5 (31.25%) Time Management
2 5 (31.25%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCSD
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification