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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 26 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 78.79% 54.84% 37.50%
As % of the General category 100.00% 73.91% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 5
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £47,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £80,000 £50,000
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 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 78.79% 74.19% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 7
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 £47,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Street

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 30 (65.22%) HTML
2 30 (65.22%) IIS
2 30 (65.22%) Banking
2 30 (65.22%) jQuery
2 30 (65.22%) HTML5
2 30 (65.22%) KnockoutJS
3 28 (60.87%) CSS3
3 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 28 (60.87%) CSS
3 28 (60.87%) C#
3 28 (60.87%) .NET
3 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 27 (58.70%) Degree
5 26 (56.52%) NUnit
5 26 (56.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 26 (56.52%) NHibernate
5 26 (56.52%) MonoRail
5 26 (56.52%) Castle Windsor
5 26 (56.52%) SpecFlow
5 26 (56.52%) NServiceBus
5 26 (56.52%) MVC
6 10 (21.74%) Windows
7 9 (19.57%) ITIL
8 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 8 (17.39%) DHCP
8 8 (17.39%) DNS
9 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
10 5 (10.87%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (65.22%) IIS
2 26 (56.52%) NServiceBus
3 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) Node.js
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) DHCP
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) FTP
2 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 26 (56.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (56.52%) NUnit
1 26 (56.52%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (65.22%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 28 (60.87%) Web Developer
3 26 (56.52%) Applications Developer
3 26 (56.52%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.17%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.17%) Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) IT Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Help Desk Technician
6 1 (2.17%) UI Designer
6 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (65.22%) HTML
1 30 (65.22%) jQuery
1 30 (65.22%) HTML5
1 30 (65.22%) KnockoutJS
2 28 (60.87%) CSS3
2 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 28 (60.87%) ASP.NET
2 28 (60.87%) CSS
3 26 (56.52%) NHibernate
3 26 (56.52%) Castle Windsor
3 26 (56.52%) MonoRail
4 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
4 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.35%) WebSockets
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Flex
5 2 (4.35%) Silverlight
5 2 (4.35%) Mason
5 2 (4.35%) MSMQ
5 2 (4.35%) JMS
5 2 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) MVC
2 9 (19.57%) ITIL
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) Scrum
4 4 (8.70%) Kanban
5 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
5 2 (4.35%) Data Privacy
5 2 (4.35%) Web Design
5 2 (4.35%) TDD
5 2 (4.35%) Pair Programming
5 2 (4.35%) OO
5 2 (4.35%) Web Development
6 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 28 (60.87%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) C++
4 2 (4.35%) VBA
4 2 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (58.70%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
2 4 (8.70%) CCNA
2 4 (8.70%) CCA
2 4 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (8.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
2 4 (8.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) SAP