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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 16 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 69 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.61% 31.94% 37.93%
As % of the General category 20.51% 73.40% 60.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 5
Average salary £32,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £40,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
39 94 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 32.23% 43.52% 62.76%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 18
Average salary £47,500 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 1 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
1 5 (29.41%) Scrum
1 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) VBA
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Information Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Business Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) IT Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Scrum
2 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C#
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco