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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 28.57% 23.19% 22.50%
As % of the General category 61.54% 34.78% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 6
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
13 46 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 46.43% 66.67% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 45 8
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,300 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £80,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 17 (70.83%) Banking
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) IIS
3 12 (50.00%) Degree
4 10 (41.67%) .NET
5 9 (37.50%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) C#
5 9 (37.50%) HTML
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (37.50%) NHibernate
5 9 (37.50%) NUnit
5 9 (37.50%) MonoRail
5 9 (37.50%) jQuery
5 9 (37.50%) HTML5
5 9 (37.50%) NServiceBus
5 9 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
5 9 (37.50%) Castle Windsor
5 9 (37.50%) CSS3
6 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) Credit Risk
8 5 (20.83%) Data Privacy
8 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (50.00%) IIS
2 9 (37.50%) NServiceBus
3 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DHCP
1 3 (12.50%) FTP
1 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) iBeacon
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) FCoE
3 1 (4.17%) PABX
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) NUnit
1 9 (37.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (70.83%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Applications Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 3 (12.50%) Application Support Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
2 9 (37.50%) MonoRail
2 9 (37.50%) jQuery
2 9 (37.50%) HTML5
2 9 (37.50%) NHibernate
2 9 (37.50%) Castle Windsor
2 9 (37.50%) CSS3
2 9 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
2 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) iOS SDK
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) WinForms
4 1 (4.17%) WCF
4 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Credit Risk
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Data Privacy
4 3 (12.50%) Line Management
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.33%) Android Development
5 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) CCA
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) StorNext
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
1 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) MobileIron
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle