The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 26 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 76.47% 59.09% 32.00%
As % of the General category 100.00% 72.22% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 8
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Street region.

General Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
26 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 76.47% 81.82% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 11
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +75.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Finance
Salary Trend in Street

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

Finance Salary Trend in Street

Finance
Salary Histogram in Street

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Street region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Street

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 27 (65.85%) HTML
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
1 27 (65.85%) HTML5
1 27 (65.85%) KnockoutJS
2 26 (63.41%) jQuery
3 25 (60.98%) CSS3
3 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
3 25 (60.98%) CSS
4 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET
4 24 (58.54%) IIS
4 24 (58.54%) .NET
4 24 (58.54%) C#
4 24 (58.54%) Banking
5 22 (53.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (53.66%) NUnit
5 22 (53.66%) NHibernate
5 22 (53.66%) Degree
5 22 (53.66%) MonoRail
5 22 (53.66%) SpecFlow
5 22 (53.66%) Castle Windsor
5 22 (53.66%) NServiceBus
5 22 (53.66%) MVC
6 8 (19.51%) Windows
7 6 (14.63%) DNS
7 6 (14.63%) DHCP
7 6 (14.63%) ITIL
7 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
8 5 (12.20%) Java

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 24 (58.54%) IIS
2 22 (53.66%) NServiceBus
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.88%) Node.js
4 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) DNS
1 6 (14.63%) DHCP
2 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.88%) FTP
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 22 (53.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) OLAP
4 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) NUnit
1 22 (53.66%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.88%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (58.54%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 25 (60.98%) Web Developer
3 22 (53.66%) Applications Developer
3 22 (53.66%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support
4 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) IT Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (2.44%) UI Designer
6 1 (2.44%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) HTML
1 27 (65.85%) HTML5
1 27 (65.85%) KnockoutJS
2 26 (63.41%) jQuery
3 25 (60.98%) CSS3
3 25 (60.98%) CSS
4 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET
4 24 (58.54%) .NET
5 22 (53.66%) NHibernate
5 22 (53.66%) MonoRail
5 22 (53.66%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
6 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.32%) Apache Flex
7 3 (7.32%) Silverlight
8 2 (4.88%) Mason
8 2 (4.88%) WebSockets
8 2 (4.88%) MSMQ
8 2 (4.88%) JMS
8 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) MVC
2 6 (14.63%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.63%) Scrum
3 5 (12.20%) Kanban
4 3 (7.32%) OO
5 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
5 2 (4.88%) Web Development
5 2 (4.88%) TDD
5 2 (4.88%) Pair Programming
5 2 (4.88%) Web Design
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) ETL
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.44%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.44%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 24 (58.54%) C#
3 5 (12.20%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
4 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.88%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) C++
4 2 (4.88%) VBA
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MCITP
2 2 (4.88%) MCSE
2 2 (4.88%) CCNA
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.88%) CCA
2 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) vSphere
2 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
2 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau