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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 19 1
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing Finance 25 7 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 21.01% 5.88% 33.94%
As % of the General category 56.82% 18.42% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 25
Average salary £41,000 £32,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £33,200 £40,000
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
44 38 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 36.97% 31.93% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 46
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 28 April 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 18 (56.25%) ITIL
1 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (53.13%) Retail
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 14 (43.75%) Data Analysis
5 13 (40.63%) VB
6 11 (34.38%) Service Management
6 11 (34.38%) Front Office
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (34.38%) MCP
6 11 (34.38%) MCDST
6 11 (34.38%) Incident Management
6 11 (34.38%) Validation
6 11 (34.38%) Technical Analysis
6 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (25.00%) Time Management
9 8 (25.00%) Java
9 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
10 7 (21.88%) Unix
10 7 (21.88%) Windows
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle
10 7 (21.88%) Apache
10 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (21.88%) ETL
10 7 (21.88%) IIS
10 7 (21.88%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (21.88%) Apache
2 7 (21.88%) IIS
2 7 (21.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) 3GPP
1 1 (3.13%) LTE
1 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Bower
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Grunt
1 1 (3.13%) gulp
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 17 (53.13%) Retail
2 11 (34.38%) Front Office
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Junior
4 3 (9.38%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Programmer
4 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
1 7 (21.88%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) CSS3
2 1 (3.13%) FreeMarker
2 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
2 1 (3.13%) Java EE
2 1 (3.13%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) JSP
2 1 (3.13%) Spring
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Data Conversion
3 3 (9.38%) Data Extraction
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) MMIC
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
1 7 (21.88%) Unix
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
1 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
1 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 14 (43.75%) Data Analysis
3 11 (34.38%) Incident Management
3 11 (34.38%) Service Management
3 11 (34.38%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (34.38%) Validation
4 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.00%) Time Management
6 7 (21.88%) ETL
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
6 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
6 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (18.75%) ERP
8 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.50%) Project Management
10 3 (9.38%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (9.38%) Scrum
11 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) VB
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.75%) VBA
4 6 (18.75%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) MCDST
2 11 (34.38%) MCP
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.13%) PhD
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) IBM
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
1 7 (21.88%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) Agilent
2 1 (3.13%) SAP